The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Bromwich 11.11% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.38 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+7.72% -7.17%
Scrum
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Bromwich region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Bromwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Bromwich 83.33% 90.91% 56.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 3
Median daily rate £425 £338 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +170.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £9.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Bromwich region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

Scrum
Top 8 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Bromwich region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) VMS
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 3 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 3 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA