The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 22 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
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 19 22
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 5 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 2.07% 7.05% 3.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 7.77% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 6
Median daily rate £450 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £450 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £535 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 £43.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +5.23% +22.85%  

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 Northampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Northampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 202 206 163
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 83.47% 90.75% 71.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 155 121
Median daily rate £420 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Median hourly rate £10.50 £11.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.69% -39.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton 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 Northampton

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Northampton

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Northampton over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) Banking
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) Spring
4 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) DevOps
5 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) Ajax
5 3 (21.43%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) EJB
5 3 (21.43%) JSP
5 3 (21.43%) Servlets
5 3 (21.43%) Struts
5 3 (21.43%) J2EE
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 2 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 2 (14.29%) User Stories
6 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
6 2 (14.29%) Coaching
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 1 (7.14%) Confluence
1 1 (7.14%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 2 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (7.14%) IntelliJ
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Games
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum Master
5 1 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Principal Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Financial Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Spring
2 3 (21.43%) Ajax
2 3 (21.43%) EJB
2 3 (21.43%) J2EE
2 3 (21.43%) jQuery
2 3 (21.43%) JSP
2 3 (21.43%) Servlets
2 3 (21.43%) Struts
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
4 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
4 1 (7.14%) JPA
4 1 (7.14%) JSON
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) Velocity
4 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
2 3 (21.43%) DevOps
2 3 (21.43%) TDD
2 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
3 2 (14.29%) Coaching
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (7.14%) Microservices
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) GCP
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
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