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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 7 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 5.56% 14.29% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 15.15% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £408 £256 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.02% -21.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
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
24 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 66.67% 94.29% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 29 18
Median daily rate £413 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £180 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £477 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -24.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 27 July 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Local Government
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) SaaS
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) CLAS
4 1 (25.00%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms

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 (25.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) NonStop SQL
General
1 3 (75.00%) Local Government
2 1 (25.00%) Military
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) CRM Manager
1 1 (25.00%) CRM Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Functional Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Functional Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Office Support
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum Master
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CESG
1 1 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) CLAS
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) MCTS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft