The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norwich 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 25 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
Norfolk / Norwich
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 6 8
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 13 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich 10.32% 16.11% 11.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.13% 18.60% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 5
Median daily rate £450 £425 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £325 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £460 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £377
% change year-on-year - +12.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 £43.00 £36.89
% change year-on-year +5.23% +16.57%  

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 Norwich with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Norwich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 99 129 72
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norwich 78.57% 86.58% 77.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 89 54
Median daily rate £450 £425 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.88 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.28% -31.71%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Norwich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norwich 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 Norwich

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Norwich

For the 6 months to 25 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 Norwich region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) Finance
3 11 (40.74%) TDD
3 11 (40.74%) Mentoring
4 10 (37.04%) BDD
5 9 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (33.33%) Web Services
5 9 (33.33%) SOA
6 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (29.63%) Coaching
6 8 (29.63%) Software Delivery
7 7 (25.93%) Xamarin
7 7 (25.93%) RESTful
7 7 (25.93%) C#
8 6 (22.22%) Kanban
9 5 (18.52%) XML
9 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
10 4 (14.81%) Java
10 4 (14.81%) Android
10 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
10 4 (14.81%) Workflow
10 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
10 4 (14.81%) HBase
10 4 (14.81%) Apache Hive
10 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
10 4 (14.81%) MapReduce
10 4 (14.81%) Big Data
10 4 (14.81%) Cloudera
10 4 (14.81%) Apache Flume

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norwich 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 4 (14.81%) Apache Pig
1 4 (14.81%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Apache Hive
1 4 (14.81%) Big Data
1 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
1 4 (14.81%) HBase
1 4 (14.81%) Impala
1 4 (14.81%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.11%) Appium
2 3 (11.11%) Calabash
2 3 (11.11%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Designer
1 13 (48.15%) Solutions Designer
2 10 (37.04%) Architect
2 10 (37.04%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (29.63%) Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Cloud Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Hadoop Developer
5 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Automation Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Xamarin Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Assistant Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) Web Services
2 7 (25.93%) RESTful
3 5 (18.52%) XML
4 3 (11.11%) .NET
4 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 3 (11.11%) Gherkin
4 3 (11.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Android
1 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Mentoring
2 11 (40.74%) TDD
3 10 (37.04%) BDD
4 9 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (33.33%) SOA
5 8 (29.63%) Coaching
5 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (29.63%) Software Delivery
6 6 (22.22%) Kanban
7 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
7 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (14.81%) Concurrent Programming
8 4 (14.81%) Data Privacy
8 4 (14.81%) MapReduce
8 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
8 4 (14.81%) Workflow
9 3 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
9 3 (11.11%) SDLC
9 3 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) C#
2 4 (14.81%) HiveQL
2 4 (14.81%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Xamarin
2 4 (14.81%) Cloudera
3 1 (3.70%) Google