The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 12 22 19
Rank change year-on-year +10 -3  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 38 31 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 10.83% 6.29% 7.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.38% 7.54% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 19
Median daily rate £406 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.27% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £330 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £473 £475
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 Nottingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 307 411 297
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 87.46% 83.37% 79.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 203 150
Median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 8
Median hourly rate £18.50 £15.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.31% +17.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.97 £20.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Nottingham

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Nottingham over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Nottingham

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 26 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 51 (82.26%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (27.42%) Finance
3 16 (25.81%) Git (software)
4 15 (24.19%) .NET
5 14 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (20.97%) JIRA
7 12 (19.35%) Jenkins
8 11 (17.74%) DevOps
8 11 (17.74%) Change Management
9 10 (16.13%) C#
9 10 (16.13%) Java
9 10 (16.13%) SDLC
10 9 (14.52%) Business Analysis
11 8 (12.90%) Workflow
11 8 (12.90%) TDD
11 8 (12.90%) Docker
11 8 (12.90%) User Stories
11 8 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
12 7 (11.29%) Puppet
12 7 (11.29%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (11.29%) Coaching
12 7 (11.29%) Logical Data Model
12 7 (11.29%) Extreme Programming
12 7 (11.29%) Requirements Analysis
12 7 (11.29%) HTML
12 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
12 7 (11.29%) Web Services
12 7 (11.29%) Data Modelling
13 6 (9.68%) QA

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 6 (9.68%) CMS
2 4 (6.45%) OpenStack
2 4 (6.45%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (1.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Office
1 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.45%) Datadog
3 4 (6.45%) GitHub
3 4 (6.45%) Heroku
3 4 (6.45%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) Big Data
5 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.61%) MySQL
5 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (25.81%) Git (software)
2 13 (20.97%) JIRA
3 12 (19.35%) Jenkins
4 5 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (6.45%) Bitbucket
5 4 (6.45%) git-flow
6 3 (4.84%) NUnit
6 3 (4.84%) Selenium
6 3 (4.84%) SpecFlow
6 3 (4.84%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.23%) Gradle
7 2 (3.23%) MSTest
7 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (1.61%) Axure RP
8 1 (1.61%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
General
1 17 (27.42%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Back Office
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Billing
3 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (24.19%) Business Analyst
1 15 (24.19%) Developer
2 14 (22.58%) Analyst
3 9 (14.52%) .NET Developer
3 9 (14.52%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (14.52%) C# Developer
4 5 (8.06%) Agile Business Analyst
4 5 (8.06%) Designer
4 5 (8.06%) Scrum Master
4 5 (8.06%) Senior Designer
5 4 (6.45%) .NET Designer
5 4 (6.45%) Architect
5 4 (6.45%) Digital Business Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Senior Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.19%) .NET
2 7 (11.29%) HTML
2 7 (11.29%) Web Services
3 5 (8.06%) CSS
3 5 (8.06%) HTML5
4 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET
4 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (6.45%) RESTful
5 3 (4.84%) AngularJS
5 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (4.84%) CSS3
5 3 (4.84%) JSON
5 3 (4.84%) WCF
6 2 (3.23%) .NET Core
6 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET Core
6 2 (3.23%) jQuery
6 2 (3.23%) SOAP
6 2 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (3.23%) Velocity
6 2 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Data Centre
1 4 (6.45%) User Experience
2 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.23%) Social Media
2 2 (3.23%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.61%) EPoS
3 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.61%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Android
1 5 (8.06%) Apple iOS
1 5 (8.06%) Windows
1 5 (8.06%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (82.26%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (17.74%) Change Management
3 11 (17.74%) DevOps
4 10 (16.13%) SDLC
5 9 (14.52%) Business Analysis
6 8 (12.90%) TDD
6 8 (12.90%) User Stories
6 8 (12.90%) Workflow
7 7 (11.29%) Coaching
7 7 (11.29%) Data Modelling
7 7 (11.29%) Extreme Programming
7 7 (11.29%) Logical Data Model
7 7 (11.29%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (9.68%) Case Management
8 6 (9.68%) Waterfall
9 5 (8.06%) CRM
9 5 (8.06%) Re-Platforming
9 5 (8.06%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) C#
1 10 (16.13%) Java
2 5 (8.06%) SQL
3 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.23%) Python
5 1 (1.61%) PHP
5 1 (1.61%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (12.90%) Docker
2 2 (3.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (11.29%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (11.29%) Puppet
2 5 (8.06%) Ansible
3 4 (6.45%) Docker Swarm
3 4 (6.45%) Graphite
3 4 (6.45%) Kubernetes
3 4 (6.45%) Packer
4 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) Apigee
2 4 (6.45%) Sitecore
2 4 (6.45%) Software AG
2 4 (6.45%) Splunk
2 4 (6.45%) VMware
3 3 (4.84%) HP
3 3 (4.84%) KANA
3 3 (4.84%) Pega
3 3 (4.84%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.23%) Informatica
4 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.23%) Twitter
5 1 (1.61%) Adobe
5 1 (1.61%) SAP
5 1 (1.61%) Zend