Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Scrum
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 32 46
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14 -21
Contract jobs citing Scrum 59 70 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.16% 4.93% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.95% 5.79% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 54 20
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £429 £380 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.83% -11.63% +9.55%
10th Percentile £340 £283 £203
90th Percentile £575 £516 £525
East of England median daily rate £500 £475 £474
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.26% +11.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.50 - -
East of England median hourly rate £13.17 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year -64.89% - -

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 992 1,208 950
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 86.71% 85.13% 83.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 605 440
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -2.60%
10th Percentile £263 £240 £215
90th Percentile £588 £550 £525
East of England median daily rate £449 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.59% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 113 99
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% +105.48%
10th Percentile £11.40 £11.50 £12.40
90th Percentile £51.75 £50.95 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £17.99 £36.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year -50.04% +14.29% +30.39%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Cambridgeshire

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Scrum in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Cambridgeshire

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Cambridgeshire

Scrum
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Scrum in Cambridgeshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +3 44 £435 +2.35% 45
Peterborough -7 8 £400 +21.21% 1
Scrum
East of England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 58 (98.31%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (33.90%) JIRA
3 13 (22.03%) Test Automation
4 12 (20.34%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (20.34%) Web Services
4 12 (20.34%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
6 10 (16.95%) C#
6 10 (16.95%) REST
6 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (16.95%) Jenkins
6 10 (16.95%) DevOps
7 9 (15.25%) Coaching
7 9 (15.25%) Git (software)
7 9 (15.25%) Kanban
7 9 (15.25%) Confluence
7 9 (15.25%) HTML
7 9 (15.25%) .NET
7 9 (15.25%) Windows
7 9 (15.25%) Linux
8 8 (13.56%) Configuration Management
8 8 (13.56%) CSS
8 8 (13.56%) Java
9 7 (11.86%) Python
9 7 (11.86%) NoSQL
9 7 (11.86%) Puppet
9 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (11.86%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (11.86%) Agile Coaching
10 6 (10.17%) Self-Motivation

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (15.25%) Confluence
2 2 (3.39%) Apache
2 2 (3.39%) CMS
2 2 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.39%) JBoss
2 2 (3.39%) WildFly
3 1 (1.69%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
3 1 (1.69%) nginx
3 1 (1.69%) SAS
3 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.69%) HipChat
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.34%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.17%) Amazon S3
3 5 (8.47%) Amazon EMR
3 5 (8.47%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (5.08%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (5.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (3.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (3.39%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (3.39%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (3.39%) AWS CloudTrail
5 2 (3.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (3.39%) SaaS
5 2 (3.39%) Serverless
5 2 (3.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.69%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.69%) PaaS
6 1 (1.69%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Wireless
2 3 (5.08%) Bluetooth
2 3 (5.08%) HTTP
2 3 (5.08%) LAN
2 3 (5.08%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (5.08%) WLAN
3 2 (3.39%) DNS
3 2 (3.39%) SSL
3 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.69%) Internet
4 1 (1.69%) SSH
4 1 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) NoSQL
2 6 (10.17%) Amazon Redshift
2 6 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (10.17%) MySQL
3 5 (8.47%) Amazon Aurora
3 5 (8.47%) Apache Hive
3 5 (8.47%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.39%) Amazon Athena
5 2 (3.39%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.39%) Data Lake
5 2 (3.39%) GIS
5 2 (3.39%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (3.39%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.69%) Big Data
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 20 (33.90%) JIRA
2 10 (16.95%) Jenkins
3 9 (15.25%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.78%) GitLab
4 4 (6.78%) Hudson
5 3 (5.08%) Subversion
5 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.39%) Maven
6 2 (3.39%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.39%) VisualVM
7 1 (1.69%) Grunt
7 1 (1.69%) gulp
7 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.69%) JBehave
7 1 (1.69%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.69%) Mocha
7 1 (1.69%) Selenium
7 1 (1.69%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.69%) webpack
General
1 5 (8.47%) Publishing
2 4 (6.78%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.39%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Games
4 1 (1.69%) Automotive
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Developer
2 9 (15.25%) Analyst
3 7 (11.86%) Scrum Master
4 6 (10.17%) .NET Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Agile Coach
5 5 (8.47%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Test Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (6.78%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (6.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (6.78%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.08%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) AWS Architect
8 2 (3.39%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Site Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Talend Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) Web Services
2 10 (16.95%) REST
3 9 (15.25%) .NET
3 9 (15.25%) HTML
4 8 (13.56%) CSS
5 6 (10.17%) AngularJS
5 6 (10.17%) SOAP
6 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET
6 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (6.78%) NHibernate
7 4 (6.78%) Node.js
7 4 (6.78%) React
7 4 (6.78%) WCF
8 3 (5.08%) Apache Camel
8 3 (5.08%) JSON
9 2 (3.39%) boto
9 2 (3.39%) Dojo
9 2 (3.39%) Java EE
9 2 (3.39%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.17%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (5.08%) User Experience
4 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.39%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.69%) ASIC
5 1 (1.69%) Derivative
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.69%) Verilog
5 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.25%) Linux
1 9 (15.25%) Windows
2 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.39%) Unix
4 1 (1.69%) Android
4 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (98.31%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.03%) Test Automation
3 12 (20.34%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (16.95%) DevOps
5 9 (15.25%) Coaching
5 9 (15.25%) Kanban
6 8 (13.56%) Configuration Management
7 7 (11.86%) Agile Coaching
7 7 (11.86%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (10.17%) Analytics
8 6 (10.17%) Computer Science
8 6 (10.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (10.17%) MVC
8 6 (10.17%) Project Management
8 6 (10.17%) Test Scripting
8 6 (10.17%) User Stories
9 5 (8.47%) ETL
9 5 (8.47%) Information Architecture
9 5 (8.47%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
2 10 (16.95%) C#
3 8 (13.56%) Java
4 7 (11.86%) Python
5 6 (10.17%) SQL
6 5 (8.47%) Perl
6 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) AWS Certification
2 2 (3.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.69%) Degree
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) QA
2 3 (5.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Docker
2 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) Puppet
2 5 (8.47%) Kubernetes
2 5 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (8.47%) Salt
3 4 (6.78%) Ansible
3 4 (6.78%) Terraform
4 3 (5.08%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) Oracle
2 5 (8.47%) Talend
3 3 (5.08%) Google
4 2 (3.39%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (3.39%) New Relic
4 2 (3.39%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.39%) Tableau
5 1 (1.69%) Databricks
5 1 (1.69%) Dataiku
5 1 (1.69%) Pega