Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 44 38
Rank change year-on-year +14 -6 +2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 50 43 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.81% 3.85% 4.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.64% 4.70% 5.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 29 36
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £423 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.59% +17.24% -3.33%
10th Percentile £271 £246 £263
90th Percentile £538 £515 £538
East of England median daily rate £500 £470 £438
% change year-on-year +6.38% +7.43% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £36.00 £43.25 -
% change year-on-year -16.76% - -

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 886 914 984
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 85.19% 81.90% 81.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 439 579
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -9.09% +17.86%
10th Percentile £269 £200 £263
90th Percentile £575 £532 £538
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +2.35% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 124 66
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% -33.33% +87.50%
10th Percentile £11.50 £12.50 £9.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £55.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.32 £31.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -45.02% +16.67% +20.00%

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 6 months to 23 June 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 23 June 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 +17 43 £450 - 40
Peterborough -4 4 £300 -3.23% 8
Scrum
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 46 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.00%) Java
2 13 (26.00%) .NET
3 12 (24.00%) Project Management
3 12 (24.00%) JIRA
4 11 (22.00%) Test Automation
5 10 (20.00%) Finance
6 9 (18.00%) Business Analysis
6 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
6 9 (18.00%) User Stories
7 8 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (16.00%) Web Services
7 8 (16.00%) Linux
8 7 (14.00%) Selenium
8 7 (14.00%) DevOps
8 7 (14.00%) Waterfall
9 6 (12.00%) Puppet
9 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (12.00%) Confluence
9 6 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (12.00%) Docker
9 6 (12.00%) Coaching
9 6 (12.00%) .NET Framework
9 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (12.00%) XML
9 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
9 6 (12.00%) C#
9 6 (12.00%) SQL
10 5 (10.00%) CSS

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 6 (12.00%) Confluence
2 4 (8.00%) Apache
3 2 (4.00%) CMS
3 2 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (6.00%) Magento
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.00%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.00%) GitHub
3 2 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.00%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.00%) Office 365
4 1 (2.00%) SaaS
4 1 (2.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.00%) Wireless
2 1 (2.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) JIRA
2 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (14.00%) Selenium
4 3 (6.00%) JMeter
5 2 (4.00%) Jasmine
5 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (4.00%) Mercurial
5 2 (4.00%) Mocha
5 2 (4.00%) Subversion
5 2 (4.00%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Retail
3 3 (6.00%) Automotive
3 3 (6.00%) Electronics
4 2 (4.00%) Back Office
5 1 (2.00%) Advertising
5 1 (2.00%) Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Games
5 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (14.00%) Developer
2 7 (14.00%) Test Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Business Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 5 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Product Owner
5 4 (8.00%) SAP Manager
5 4 (8.00%) SAP Project Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Scrum Master
6 3 (6.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Agile Product Owner
6 3 (6.00%) Automation Tester
6 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Oracle Project Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Scrum Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) .NET
2 8 (16.00%) Web Services
3 6 (12.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (12.00%) XML
4 5 (10.00%) CSS
4 5 (10.00%) REST
5 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (6.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.00%) HTML
7 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.00%) Backbone.js
7 2 (4.00%) Durandal
7 2 (4.00%) jQuery
7 2 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (4.00%) LESS
7 2 (4.00%) React
7 2 (4.00%) SAML
7 2 (4.00%) Sass
8 1 (2.00%) NHibernate
8 1 (2.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) User Experience
3 3 (6.00%) CAN bus
3 3 (6.00%) Life Science
3 3 (6.00%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.00%) Unix
3 3 (6.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.00%) Project Management
3 11 (22.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (18.00%) Business Analysis
4 9 (18.00%) User Stories
5 8 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (14.00%) DevOps
6 7 (14.00%) Waterfall
7 6 (12.00%) Coaching
7 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
8 5 (10.00%) Decision-Making
8 5 (10.00%) ERP
8 5 (10.00%) Kanban
9 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (8.00%) Functional Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 4 (8.00%) SDLC
9 4 (8.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) Java
2 6 (12.00%) C#
2 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (12.00%) SQL
3 4 (8.00%) Perl
3 4 (8.00%) Python
4 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.00%) C++
5 1 (2.00%) Scala
5 1 (2.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
1 4 (8.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.00%) ISEB
2 3 (6.00%) Master's Degree
3 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.00%) PMP
4 1 (2.00%) CAPM
4 1 (2.00%) MCPD
4 1 (2.00%) MCSD
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.00%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (12.00%) Puppet
2 4 (8.00%) Ansible
2 4 (8.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (8.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.00%) SAP
3 3 (6.00%) Ariba
3 3 (6.00%) Concur
3 3 (6.00%) webMethods
4 2 (4.00%) Atlassian
4 2 (4.00%) Coveo
4 2 (4.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.00%) CA Agile Central