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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Bromwich 5.88% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £43.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +14.37%
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
16 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Bromwich 94.12% 75.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Median daily rate £338 £375 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -7.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £190 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £375 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

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 2 December 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) VMS
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 2 (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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA