The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 25 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 Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 27 33
Rank change year-on-year -13 +6  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 1.08% 0.51% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 0.69% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £350 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £377
% change year-on-year - +12.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 £43.00 £36.89
% change year-on-year +5.23% +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 Derbyshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 242 145 153
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 87.05% 73.23% 66.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 76 93
Median daily rate £435 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £700 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.23% -71.11%  
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 Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire citing Scrum as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Derbyshire

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Derbyshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Derby -15 3 £350 - 1
Scrum
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) User Experience
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) D3.js
5 1 (14.29%) Twitter
5 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) gulp
5 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
5 1 (14.29%) Protractor
5 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (14.29%) Angular 2
5 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
5 1 (14.29%) User Stories
5 1 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) Bower
5 1 (14.29%) Ansible
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) Mockito

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Bower
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) gulp
1 1 (14.29%) IntelliJ
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Mockito
1 1 (14.29%) Protractor
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Manual Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Product Owner
2 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) QA Leader
2 1 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) CSS3
1 2 (28.57%) D3.js
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Angular 2
2 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) JavaFX
2 1 (14.29%) MFC
2 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) SVG
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) CentOS
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) RAD
3 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
3 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Twitter