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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 1 July 2022 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
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 37 35 24
Rank change year-on-year -2 -11 -10
Contract jobs citing Scrum 34 17 30
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.23% 3.15% 6.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.41% 3.85% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 18
10th Percentile £461 £373 £390
25th Percentile £472 £439 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £563 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +18.47% - +0.26%
75th Percentile £700 £523 £506
90th Percentile £715 £660 £600
East of England median daily rate £540 £495 £450
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £31.50 - -
Median hourly rate £33.00 - -
75th Percentile £34.50 - -
90th Percentile - - -
East of England median hourly rate £57.50 £47.44 £52.75
% change year-on-year +21.21% -10.07% -2.31%

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 628 442 420
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 78.21% 81.85% 88.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 257 271
10th Percentile £213 £163 £300
25th Percentile £345 £300 £388
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £410 £475
Median % change year-on-year +9.76% -13.68% +5.56%
75th Percentile £550 £500 £550
90th Percentile £675 £580 £625
East of England median daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 104 26
10th Percentile £13.25 - £12.09
25th Percentile £13.41 £12.25 £13.70
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £15.75
Median % change year-on-year +10.71% -11.11% -7.35%
75th Percentile £22.00 £18.75 £20.94
90th Percentile £34.50 £22.50 £48.75
East of England median hourly rate £24.00 £18.44 £22.82
% change year-on-year +30.17% -19.20% +30.40%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Cambridgeshire

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Scrum in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Scrum in Cambridgeshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Scrum in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Scrum in Cambridgeshire

Scrum
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Scrum in Cambridgeshire.

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 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridge -3 22 £670 +41.05% 14
Peterborough -17 4 £525 +10.53% 1
Scrum
East of England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 30 (88.24%) Agile
2 10 (29.41%) TDD
2 10 (29.41%) React
3 8 (23.53%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (23.53%) Finance
3 8 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (23.53%) C#
3 8 (23.53%) .NET
3 8 (23.53%) Python
3 8 (23.53%) Google
4 7 (20.59%) JIRA
4 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
4 7 (20.59%) Oracle
4 7 (20.59%) TypeScript
4 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
4 7 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (20.59%) Kubernetes
4 7 (20.59%) Terraform
4 7 (20.59%) CI/CD
5 6 (17.65%) Business Case
5 6 (17.65%) Google Kubernetes Engine
5 6 (17.65%) GraphQL
5 6 (17.65%) Matrix Organization
5 6 (17.65%) GCP
5 6 (17.65%) GitLab
5 6 (17.65%) IoT
5 6 (17.65%) Go
5 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
5 6 (17.65%) Kanban
5 6 (17.65%) LTE

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 4 (11.76%) Confluence
2 2 (5.88%) Drupal
2 2 (5.88%) nginx
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.94%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) GCP
1 6 (17.65%) Google Kubernetes Engine
2 5 (14.71%) Azure
2 5 (14.71%) Power Platform
3 4 (11.76%) AWS
3 4 (11.76%) GitHub
3 4 (11.76%) Trello
4 2 (5.88%) Akamai
5 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) 4G
1 6 (17.65%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) Elasticsearch
1 8 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (14.71%) Power BI
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.94%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) JIRA
2 6 (17.65%) GitLab
3 4 (11.76%) Bitbucket
4 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
4 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.94%) JUnit
5 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Marketing
2 4 (11.76%) Social Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Developer
2 5 (14.71%) Project Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Business Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Business Systems Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Finance Business Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Finance Systems Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Financial Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) GCP Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Sales Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Sales Business Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Web Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.88%) CRM Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Risk Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) React
2 8 (23.53%) .NET
3 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
4 6 (17.65%) GraphQL
5 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (14.71%) Entity Framework
5 5 (14.71%) Web Services
6 4 (11.76%) RESTful
7 3 (8.82%) .NET Core
7 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
7 3 (8.82%) CSS
7 3 (8.82%) HTML
7 3 (8.82%) Kafka
7 3 (8.82%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 3 (8.82%) WCF
7 3 (8.82%) WPF
8 2 (5.88%) jQuery
8 2 (5.88%) Material Design
8 2 (5.88%) Middleware
8 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) IoT
2 3 (8.82%) User Experience
3 2 (5.88%) CMDB
3 2 (5.88%) Credit Risk
3 2 (5.88%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.88%) Legacy Systems
3 2 (5.88%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.94%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (88.24%) Agile
2 10 (29.41%) TDD
3 7 (20.59%) CI/CD
3 7 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
4 6 (17.65%) Business Case
4 6 (17.65%) Kanban
4 6 (17.65%) Matrix Organization
5 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (14.71%) Microservices
5 5 (14.71%) Project Management
5 5 (14.71%) Release Management
5 5 (14.71%) Six Sigma
6 4 (11.76%) Decision-Making
6 4 (11.76%) DevOps
6 4 (11.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 4 (11.76%) ERP
6 4 (11.76%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (11.76%) Requirements Gathering
6 4 (11.76%) Situational Awareness
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) C#
1 8 (23.53%) Python
2 7 (20.59%) TypeScript
3 6 (17.65%) Go
4 3 (8.82%) Java
4 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.82%) SQL
4 3 (8.82%) XAML
5 1 (2.94%) ES6
5 1 (2.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (8.82%) PhD
3 1 (2.94%) CSPO
3 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) PMP
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Kubernetes
1 7 (20.59%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Google
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle
3 5 (14.71%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (11.76%) SAP
5 2 (5.88%) Coveo
5 2 (5.88%) MuleSoft
5 2 (5.88%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.94%) CA Agile Central