The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 6 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Scrum 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 8.82% 4.00% 5.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.29% 4.55% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £400 £180 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -44.61%
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 £52.25 £40.38 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+29.39% -4.98%
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 Wolverhampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
21 22 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 61.76% 88.00% 68.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 27
Median daily rate £375 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £493 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -26.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scrum across the Wolverhampton region.

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Local Government
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) JSP 440
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) CLAS

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Xcode
General
1 3 (60.00%) Local Government
2 1 (20.00%) Military
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) CRM Manager
1 1 (20.00%) CRM Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Functional Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Functional Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) iOS Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Lead iOS Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Programme Office Support
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CESG
1 1 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) CLAS
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) MCTS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Apple
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft