Period
to 12 December 2018

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 6 months to 12 December 2018 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
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 15 29
Rank change year-on-year -2 +14 +10
Contract jobs citing Scrum 70 86 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 10.31% 9.65% 6.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.28% 11.26% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 58 39
Nottingham median daily rate £424 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £341 £336 £325
90th Percentile £550 £488 £538
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £424 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +2.73% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottingham median hourly rate - - -
Nottinghamshire 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 Nottingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 570 764 759
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 83.95% 85.75% 87.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 507 411
Nottingham median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £300
90th Percentile £550 £575 £563
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 29 17
Nottingham median hourly rate £11.65 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.80% +12.00% -7.41%
10th Percentile £9.03 £9.00 £9.03
90th Percentile £22.72 £28.50 £25.00
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.23 £14.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year -15.69% +16.00% -7.41%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

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 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Nottingham region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 66 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (55.71%) TDD
3 33 (47.14%) Web Services
4 31 (44.29%) Docker
5 29 (41.43%) Microservices
6 27 (38.57%) Jenkins
6 27 (38.57%) Unit Testing
6 27 (38.57%) Git (software)
7 26 (37.14%) Amazon AWS
8 21 (30.00%) Java
9 20 (28.57%) HTML
9 20 (28.57%) Test Automation
10 18 (25.71%) Computer Science
11 16 (22.86%) JavaScript
11 16 (22.86%) Finance
12 15 (21.43%) CSS
12 15 (21.43%) User Stories
13 13 (18.57%) HTML5
13 13 (18.57%) CSS3
13 13 (18.57%) Node.js
13 13 (18.57%) .NET
13 13 (18.57%) ASP.NET
13 13 (18.57%) MVC
13 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
13 13 (18.57%) Degree
13 13 (18.57%) JIRA
13 13 (18.57%) Groovy
14 12 (17.14%) Project Management
14 12 (17.14%) JUnit
14 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC

Scrum
Co-occurring 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 (8.57%) Confluence
2 3 (4.29%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.43%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 26 (37.14%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.86%) OpenShift
4 2 (2.86%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) GitHub
5 1 (1.43%) Route 53
5 1 (1.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 9 (12.86%) NoSQL
3 7 (10.00%) MySQL
4 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
5 5 (7.14%) DB2
5 5 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (7.14%) Redis
6 4 (5.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (5.71%) Big Data
6 4 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.43%) GIS
7 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.43%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 27 (38.57%) Git (software)
1 27 (38.57%) Jenkins
2 13 (18.57%) JIRA
3 12 (17.14%) JUnit
4 10 (14.29%) Travis CI
5 8 (11.43%) Bower
5 8 (11.43%) gulp
5 8 (11.43%) Jasmine
5 8 (11.43%) Yeoman
6 7 (10.00%) Spock
7 6 (8.57%) Maven
7 6 (8.57%) webpack
8 5 (7.14%) NetBeans
9 3 (4.29%) Cucumber
9 3 (4.29%) Selenium
10 2 (2.86%) Bitbucket
10 2 (2.86%) JMeter
10 2 (2.86%) Mocha
10 2 (2.86%) MSBuild
10 2 (2.86%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (22.86%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Marketing
3 4 (5.71%) Retail
4 2 (2.86%) Publishing
5 1 (1.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (58.57%) Developer
2 12 (17.14%) Java Developer
3 11 (15.71%) .NET Developer
4 8 (11.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (10.00%) Scrum Master
6 6 (8.57%) PHP Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.71%) Agile Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Analyst
8 4 (5.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) MySQL Developer
8 4 (5.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 4 (5.71%) PHP Software Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Android Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (47.14%) Web Services
2 20 (28.57%) HTML
3 15 (21.43%) CSS
4 13 (18.57%) .NET
4 13 (18.57%) ASP.NET
4 13 (18.57%) CSS3
4 13 (18.57%) HTML5
4 13 (18.57%) Node.js
5 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (15.71%) Spring
7 8 (11.43%) AngularJS
7 8 (11.43%) Handlebars
7 8 (11.43%) REST
7 8 (11.43%) RESTful
7 8 (11.43%) Sass
8 7 (10.00%) jQuery
8 7 (10.00%) React
8 7 (10.00%) Spring Boot
9 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (8.57%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.14%) Credit Risk
3 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.86%) iPad
4 2 (2.86%) iPhone
5 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.43%) GPGPU
5 1 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.71%) Linux
2 3 (4.29%) Android
2 3 (4.29%) CentOS
3 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (55.71%) TDD
3 29 (41.43%) Microservices
4 27 (38.57%) Unit Testing
5 20 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 18 (25.71%) Computer Science
7 15 (21.43%) User Stories
8 13 (18.57%) MVC
9 12 (17.14%) Project Management
10 11 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (12.86%) BDD
11 9 (12.86%) SOA
12 8 (11.43%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 8 (11.43%) Front End Development
12 8 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (11.43%) Progressive Enhancement
12 8 (11.43%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (11.43%) Web Design
12 8 (11.43%) Workflow
13 7 (10.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.00%) Java
2 16 (22.86%) JavaScript
3 13 (18.57%) Groovy
4 8 (11.43%) C#
5 7 (10.00%) PHP
5 7 (10.00%) SQL
6 2 (2.86%) Apple Swift
6 2 (2.86%) C
6 2 (2.86%) Jython
6 2 (2.86%) Kotlin
6 2 (2.86%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.43%) GLSL
7 1 (1.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (18.57%) Degree
2 7 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (7.14%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.43%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 31 (44.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) Kubernetes
2 4 (5.71%) Ansible
3 2 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.86%) Terraform
4 1 (1.43%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.43%) Icinga
4 1 (1.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.57%) Oracle
3 3 (4.29%) IBM
3 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.86%) AppDynamics
4 2 (2.86%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.86%) SAP
4 2 (2.86%) Splunk
5 1 (1.43%) Xamarin