The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 8 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 4.17% 4.76% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 7.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£180 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £352
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.19 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-3.08% -
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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
18 40 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 75.00% 63.49% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 28 10
Average daily rate £325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £163 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £428 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Wolverhampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (60.00%) Unity DI Container
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Finance

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (60.00%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (20.00%) LINQ
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree