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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
Rank 6 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 3.03% - 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% - 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £170 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £406 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +22.33%

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 63.64% 64.71% 60.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 20
Median daily rate £395 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £212 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £479 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

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 21 February 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
2 2 (66.67%) Apple Swift
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Cocoa
2 2 (66.67%) Xcode
2 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) MVC

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Xcode
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Lead Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Lead iOS Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Cocoa
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Development
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Apple Swift
1 2 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft