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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Sprint Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sprint Planning over the 6 months to 13 August 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.

Sprint Planning
England > East of England
6 months to
13 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 111 120 97
Rank change year-on-year +9 -23 +52
Contract jobs citing Sprint Planning 22 14 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.87% 0.62% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.72% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 2
10th Percentile £464 - £420
25th Percentile £478 £350 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £498 £375 £500
Median % change year-on-year +32.67% -25.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £548 £400 £550
90th Percentile £664 £543 £580
England median daily rate £538 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

Sprint Planning 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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,141 1,935 1,296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.56% 85.70% 83.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,354 1,141 802
10th Percentile £235 £156 £250
25th Percentile £388 £300 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £495 £425 £450
Median % change year-on-year +16.47% -5.56% -
75th Percentile £600 £538 £531
90th Percentile £675 £613 £600
England median daily rate £550 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 326 226 75
10th Percentile £13.25 £12.25 £13.00
25th Percentile £15.25 £12.66 £14.88
Median hourly rate £26.98 £16.00 £24.70
Median % change year-on-year +68.63% -35.22% +41.14%
75th Percentile £55.75 £33.56 £48.46
90th Percentile £65.00 £53.50 £58.85
England median hourly rate £31.00 £23.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +34.78% -8.00% +8.70%

Sprint Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Sprint Planning as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Sprint Planning in the East of England

Sprint Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Sprint Planning in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Sprint Planning in the East of England

Sprint Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Sprint Planning in the East of England over the 6 months to 13 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Sprint Planning in the East of England

Sprint Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Sprint Planning in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for Sprint Planning in the East of England

Sprint Planning
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sprint Planning within the East of England region over the 6 months to 13 August 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
Essex +13 8 £495 -
Hertfordshire 0 8 £650 +30.00% 4
Suffolk - 3 £468 - 1
Cambridgeshire -20 2 £488 +39.29% 1
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Sprint Planning
England

For the 6 months to 13 August 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Sprint Planning 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 East of England region with a requirement for Sprint Planning.

1 16 (72.73%) Agile
1 16 (72.73%) User Stories
2 15 (68.18%) Scrum
3 13 (59.09%) Sprint Retrospective
3 13 (59.09%) Sprint Review
4 11 (50.00%) Coaching
5 9 (40.91%) Mentoring
5 9 (40.91%) Project Management
6 8 (36.36%) Collaborative Working
7 7 (31.82%) Agile Project Management
8 6 (27.27%) Product Backlog
9 5 (22.73%) Product Strategy
9 5 (22.73%) Product Management
10 4 (18.18%) Velocity
10 4 (18.18%) User Experience
10 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 4 (18.18%) Product Vision
10 4 (18.18%) Requirements Gathering
11 3 (13.64%) SDLC
11 3 (13.64%) Social Skills
11 3 (13.64%) Acceptance Criteria
11 3 (13.64%) Product Roadmap
11 3 (13.64%) Strategic Roadmap
11 3 (13.64%) Public Sector
11 3 (13.64%) Data-Driven Decision Making
11 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Identification
11 3 (13.64%) Burndown Charts
11 3 (13.64%) Retail
11 3 (13.64%) Change Management
11 3 (13.64%) Data Security

Sprint Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) NUnit
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.64%) Public Sector
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
1 3 (13.64%) Social Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Influencing Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Scrum Master
2 4 (18.18%) Agile Scrum Master
2 4 (18.18%) Product Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Scrum Master
4 2 (9.09%) User Experience Manager
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.55%) HR Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) HR Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle HRMS Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Product Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Product Owner
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Velocity
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (4.55%) WCF
2 1 (4.55%) WinForms
2 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) Life Science
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile
1 16 (72.73%) User Stories
2 15 (68.18%) Scrum
3 13 (59.09%) Sprint Retrospective
3 13 (59.09%) Sprint Review
4 11 (50.00%) Coaching
5 9 (40.91%) Mentoring
5 9 (40.91%) Project Management
6 8 (36.36%) Collaborative Working
7 7 (31.82%) Agile Project Management
8 6 (27.27%) Product Backlog
9 5 (22.73%) Product Management
9 5 (22.73%) Product Strategy
10 4 (18.18%) Product Vision
10 4 (18.18%) Requirements Gathering
11 3 (13.64%) Acceptance Criteria
11 3 (13.64%) Burndown Charts
11 3 (13.64%) Data-Driven Decision Making
11 3 (13.64%) Product Roadmap
11 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Identification
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
1 1 (4.55%) C#
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) AppDynamics
2 1 (4.55%) Ceridian
2 1 (4.55%) New Relic
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Splunk