Period
to 24 November 2017

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 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
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 21 35
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14 -2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 34 36 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 7.16% 6.07% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.46% 6.94% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 12
Northampton median daily rate £390 £410 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.88% -11.35% +23.33%
10th Percentile £266 £338 £335
90th Percentile £515 £594 £600
Northamptonshire median daily rate £450 £438 £463
% change year-on-year +2.86% -5.41% +23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northampton median hourly rate - - -
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Northampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 402 519 395
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 84.63% 87.52% 77.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 391 289
Northampton median daily rate £375 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -2.94% -
10th Percentile £200 £275 £250
90th Percentile £538 £575 £575
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £425
% change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 7
Northampton median hourly rate £11.79 £11.63 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.44% -37.23% +23.47%
10th Percentile £9.98 £10.50 £13.15
90th Percentile £14.35 £28.41 £20.61
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.79 £11.75 £18.52
% change year-on-year +0.36% -36.56% +23.47%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Northampton

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 Northampton region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (55.88%) Java
3 15 (44.12%) TDD
4 13 (38.24%) JIRA
4 13 (38.24%) RESTful
5 12 (35.29%) Jenkins
6 10 (29.41%) HTML
6 10 (29.41%) Spring
7 9 (26.47%) Finance
8 8 (23.53%) Kanban
8 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
8 8 (23.53%) BDD
8 8 (23.53%) AngularJS
9 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
9 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
9 7 (20.59%) OO
9 7 (20.59%) Web Services
9 7 (20.59%) Microservices
10 6 (17.65%) JUnit
10 6 (17.65%) Maven
10 6 (17.65%) Node.js
11 5 (14.71%) CSS3
11 5 (14.71%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (14.71%) HTML5
11 5 (14.71%) Banking
11 5 (14.71%) CSS
11 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
11 5 (14.71%) SQL
11 5 (14.71%) OOP
11 5 (14.71%) Docker

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 2 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.94%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.94%) JBoss
2 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Simulink
1 1 (2.94%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Hybris
1 2 (5.88%) Temenos T24
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.94%) npm
2 1 (2.94%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.94%) BigQuery
3 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) Spotfire
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) JIRA
2 12 (35.29%) Jenkins
3 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
4 6 (17.65%) JUnit
4 6 (17.65%) Maven
5 4 (11.76%) Gradle
5 4 (11.76%) JSUnit
5 4 (11.76%) SonarQube
6 3 (8.82%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
7 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
7 2 (5.88%) IntelliJ
7 2 (5.88%) JProfiler
8 1 (2.94%) Ant
8 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.94%) Grunt
8 1 (2.94%) gulp
8 1 (2.94%) Selenium
8 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Scrum Master
3 5 (14.71%) UI Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Angular Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Test Data Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Designer
6 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Salesforce Business Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) RESTful
2 10 (29.41%) HTML
2 10 (29.41%) Spring
3 8 (23.53%) AngularJS
4 7 (20.59%) Web Services
5 6 (17.65%) Node.js
6 5 (14.71%) CSS
6 5 (14.71%) CSS3
6 5 (14.71%) HTML5
7 4 (11.76%) React
8 3 (8.82%) OAuth
8 3 (8.82%) Spring Boot
8 3 (8.82%) Swagger
9 2 (5.88%) Hibernate
9 2 (5.88%) Java EE
9 2 (5.88%) JPA
9 2 (5.88%) JSON
9 2 (5.88%) REST
9 2 (5.88%) SOAP
10 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) TDD
3 8 (23.53%) BDD
3 8 (23.53%) Kanban
3 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
4 7 (20.59%) Microservices
4 7 (20.59%) OO
4 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
5 5 (14.71%) OOP
5 5 (14.71%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (11.76%) Analytics
6 4 (11.76%) API Development
6 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 4 (11.76%) Planning Poker
7 3 (8.82%) DevOps
7 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.88%) CRM
8 2 (5.88%) RAD
8 2 (5.88%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) Java
2 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (14.71%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) C++
3 1 (2.94%) Jython
3 1 (2.94%) MATLAB
3 1 (2.94%) Perl
3 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.94%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Google
1 3 (8.82%) Perforce
2 2 (5.88%) Adobe
2 2 (5.88%) Bloomberg
2 2 (5.88%) Charles River
2 2 (5.88%) hybris
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) SAP
2 2 (5.88%) Tableau
2 2 (5.88%) Temenos
3 1 (2.94%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (2.94%) Capita
3 1 (2.94%) Infor
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com