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 3 months to 28 June 2017 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 35 43
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 13 27 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.20% 4.54% 4.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.75% 5.66% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 18
Median daily rate £383 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.37% +1.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £233 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £538 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £380
% change year-on-year - +11.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £36.89
% change year-on-year +4.65% +16.57%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 473 477 624
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 79.90% 80.17% 79.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 1180 1045
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £313 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 53 121
Median hourly rate £19.19 £37.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.13% +57.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -5 11 £340 -12.25% 22
Scrum
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 40 (93.02%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (53.49%) JavaScript
3 19 (44.19%) .NET
4 18 (41.86%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (39.53%) Node.js
5 17 (39.53%) TDD
6 16 (37.21%) Git (software)
7 14 (32.56%) REST
7 14 (32.56%) Kanban
8 11 (25.58%) SOA
8 11 (25.58%) JSON
8 11 (25.58%) MVC
8 11 (25.58%) AngularJS
9 10 (23.26%) IaaS
9 10 (23.26%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (23.26%) Docker
9 10 (23.26%) PaaS
9 10 (23.26%) CoreOS
9 10 (23.26%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (23.26%) Ubuntu
9 10 (23.26%) HTTP
9 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
9 10 (23.26%) DNS
9 10 (23.26%) SSL
9 10 (23.26%) Linux
9 10 (23.26%) Python
9 10 (23.26%) E-Commerce
10 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
10 9 (20.93%) HTML
10 9 (20.93%) BDD

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 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) Anypoint
3 1 (2.33%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.26%) IaaS
1 10 (23.26%) PaaS
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon CloudSearch
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.33%) BrowserStack
4 1 (2.33%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) DNS
1 10 (23.26%) HTTP
1 10 (23.26%) SSL
1 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.33%) NFC
2 1 (2.33%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.28%) Cucumber
3 6 (13.95%) Selenium
4 5 (11.63%) JIRA
5 4 (9.30%) gulp
5 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
5 4 (9.30%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (6.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (6.98%) Subversion
7 2 (4.65%) SpecFlow
7 2 (4.65%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.33%) Appium
8 1 (2.33%) MSBuild
8 1 (2.33%) MSTest
8 1 (2.33%) RSpec
8 1 (2.33%) Spock
8 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.33%) TestComplete
8 1 (2.33%) TestRail
General
1 2 (4.65%) Banking
1 2 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Developer
2 7 (16.28%) Platform Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Scrum Master
4 5 (11.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Node.js Developer
6 3 (6.98%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.98%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior PHP Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior PHP Web Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Tester
6 3 (6.98%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (44.19%) .NET
2 17 (39.53%) Node.js
3 14 (32.56%) REST
4 11 (25.58%) AngularJS
4 11 (25.58%) JSON
5 9 (20.93%) HTML
6 7 (16.28%) Spring
6 7 (16.28%) Spring MVC
7 6 (13.95%) CSS
8 5 (11.63%) HTML5
8 5 (11.63%) jQuery
8 5 (11.63%) RESTful
9 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
9 4 (9.30%) Sass
10 3 (6.98%) Ehcache
10 3 (6.98%) MyBatis
10 3 (6.98%) Spring Boot
10 3 (6.98%) Spring Security
11 2 (4.65%) Angular 2
11 2 (4.65%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) CoreOS
1 10 (23.26%) Linux
1 10 (23.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (93.02%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (39.53%) TDD
4 14 (32.56%) Kanban
5 11 (25.58%) MVC
5 11 (25.58%) SOA
6 10 (23.26%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (23.26%) E-Commerce
7 9 (20.93%) BDD
8 5 (11.63%) Test Automation
9 4 (9.30%) API Design
10 3 (6.98%) Coaching
10 3 (6.98%) CRM
10 3 (6.98%) Mobile First
10 3 (6.98%) Project Management
10 3 (6.98%) Service Design
10 3 (6.98%) Web Development
11 2 (4.65%) Migration
11 2 (4.65%) Regression Testing
11 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) JavaScript
2 10 (23.26%) Python
3 7 (16.28%) C#
3 7 (16.28%) Java
3 7 (16.28%) SQL
4 4 (9.30%) PHP
5 3 (6.98%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.65%) PMP
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 10 (23.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle
3 3 (6.98%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.33%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.33%) Workday
4 1 (2.33%) WSO2