Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 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 of England > Norfolk
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 15 15
Rank change year-on-year +8 0 -4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 45 29 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 12.75% 8.33% 8.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.31% 10.03% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 25 25
Norfolk median daily rate £473 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.18% -2.86% +34.62%
10th Percentile £250 £313 £313
90th Percentile £494 £528 £478
East of England median daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year - +11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Norfolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £37.50 - £60.00

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 Norfolk with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Norfolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 294 289 299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 83.29% 83.05% 78.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 198 220
Norfolk median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +15.38% +1.56%
10th Percentile £266 £200 £180
90th Percentile £513 £525 £500
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 18
Norfolk median hourly rate £11.17 £22.25 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.80% -3.26% -3.16%
10th Percentile £10.68 £14.19 £17.00
90th Percentile £11.91 £27.61 £55.18
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £23.63
% change year-on-year -1.56% +35.45% -1.56%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Norfolk.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Norwich +6 33 £450 +5.88% 8
Scrum
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 41 (91.11%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (53.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 19 (42.22%) BDD
4 16 (35.56%) Java
4 16 (35.56%) Software Engineering
5 14 (31.11%) TDD
5 14 (31.11%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (26.67%) Maven
6 12 (26.67%) SOA
6 12 (26.67%) Jenkins
7 11 (24.44%) Big Data
8 10 (22.22%) SOLID
9 9 (20.00%) Apache Spark
9 9 (20.00%) Cloudera
9 9 (20.00%) Hadoop
9 9 (20.00%) C#
9 9 (20.00%) Spring
10 8 (17.78%) Finance
10 8 (17.78%) Web Services
10 8 (17.78%) RESTful
11 7 (15.56%) Workflow
11 7 (15.56%) Kanban
11 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
12 6 (13.33%) User Stories
13 5 (11.11%) Impala
13 5 (11.11%) Data Privacy
13 5 (11.11%) HiveQL
13 5 (11.11%) Concurrent Programming
13 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (11.11%) Apache Hive

Scrum
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 5 (11.11%) Apache Pig
3 4 (8.89%) Apache
3 4 (8.89%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (4.44%) Confluence
5 1 (2.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) Big Data
2 9 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (11.11%) Apache Hive
3 5 (11.11%) HBase
3 5 (11.11%) Impala
3 5 (11.11%) Sqoop
4 4 (8.89%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Jenkins
1 12 (26.67%) Maven
2 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.89%) Cucumber
3 4 (8.89%) JIRA
3 4 (8.89%) JUnit
4 1 (2.22%) Mockito
4 1 (2.22%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
2 3 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Developer
2 9 (20.00%) Architect
2 9 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (17.78%) Designer
3 8 (17.78%) Solutions Designer
4 5 (11.11%) Cloud Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Hadoop Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Scrum Master
5 4 (8.89%) Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Xamarin Developer
6 3 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Agile Scrum Master
7 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.22%) IAM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) Spring
2 8 (17.78%) RESTful
2 8 (17.78%) Web Services
3 5 (11.11%) .NET
4 4 (8.89%) Apache Camel
4 4 (8.89%) HTML
4 4 (8.89%) HTML5
4 4 (8.89%) Kafka
5 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.67%) REST
5 3 (6.67%) SOAP
5 3 (6.67%) XML
6 1 (2.22%) J2EE
6 1 (2.22%) JSR 170
6 1 (2.22%) OSGi
6 1 (2.22%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Android
1 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (91.11%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (53.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 19 (42.22%) BDD
4 16 (35.56%) Software Engineering
5 14 (31.11%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (31.11%) TDD
6 12 (26.67%) SOA
7 10 (22.22%) SOLID
8 7 (15.56%) Kanban
8 7 (15.56%) Workflow
9 6 (13.33%) User Stories
10 5 (11.11%) Concurrent Programming
10 5 (11.11%) Data Privacy
10 5 (11.11%) MapReduce
10 5 (11.11%) Multithreading
10 5 (11.11%) MVC
11 4 (8.89%) ITIL
11 4 (8.89%) MVVM
11 4 (8.89%) SDLC
11 4 (8.89%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) Java
2 9 (20.00%) C#
3 5 (11.11%) HiveQL
4 4 (8.89%) C++
4 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.89%) Python
4 4 (8.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Cloudera
2 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
2 4 (8.89%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.22%) Adobe
3 1 (2.22%) Coverity
3 1 (2.22%) IBM