The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
East of England / Norfolk
Rank 14 8 10
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 13 25 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 9.35% 13.23% 7.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 16.56% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 9
Median daily rate £425 £445 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.49% +32.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £475 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.29 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.86% -0.49%  

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 Norfolk with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Norfolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 117 151 126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 84.17% 79.89% 67.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 103 89
Median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 16
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.25% -4.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norfolk 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 Norfolk

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Norfolk

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Norfolk over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Norfolk

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Norwich -2 13 £425 -4.49% 9
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (35.29%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) Coaching
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) MVC
5 4 (23.53%) TDD
5 4 (23.53%) SOA
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 4 (23.53%) Xamarin
5 4 (23.53%) RESTful
5 4 (23.53%) Software Delivery
5 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
6 3 (17.65%) IT Strategy
6 3 (17.65%) SDLC
6 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
6 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
6 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
6 3 (17.65%) .NET
6 3 (17.65%) MS Office
6 3 (17.65%) QA
6 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (17.65%) Marketing
7 2 (11.76%) Web Development
7 2 (11.76%) HTML
7 2 (11.76%) Windows

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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 3 (17.65%) MS Office
1 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon S3
1 2 (11.76%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (11.76%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) Vagrant
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Designer
1 8 (47.06%) Solutions Designer
2 6 (35.29%) Architect
2 6 (35.29%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Xamarin Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Scrum Master
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Designer
6 1 (5.88%) PMO Lead
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) RESTful
2 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) HTML5
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Coaching
2 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (29.41%) MVC
4 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) SOA
4 4 (23.53%) Software Delivery
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (17.65%) IT Strategy
5 3 (17.65%) SDLC
5 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (11.76%) BDD
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps
6 2 (11.76%) Web Development
7 1 (5.88%) Migration
7 1 (5.88%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Ansible
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
1 2 (11.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Xamarin