Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 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
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 30 31
Rank change year-on-year +14 +1 -2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 78 53 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 8.98% 6.02% 4.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.47% 6.92% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 38 36
Nottingham median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £323 £325 £338
90th Percentile £489 £538 £475
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +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 745 766 681
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 85.73% 86.95% 82.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 403 457
Nottingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +0.67%
10th Percentile £280 £283 £231
90th Percentile £563 £563 £500
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 15 13
Nottingham median hourly rate £13.23 £12.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.80% -7.41% -22.86%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £28.50 £21.28 £38.40
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.23 £12.50 £14.40
% change year-on-year +5.80% -13.19% -17.71%

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 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 21 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 75 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (35.90%) TDD
3 25 (32.05%) Git (software)
4 23 (29.49%) Web Services
5 22 (28.21%) Finance
5 22 (28.21%) Jenkins
6 21 (26.92%) Test Automation
7 19 (24.36%) Computer Science
8 18 (23.08%) .NET
9 17 (21.79%) Java
9 17 (21.79%) Amazon AWS
10 16 (20.51%) Docker
10 16 (20.51%) QA
11 15 (19.23%) Mathematics
12 14 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (17.95%) C#
12 14 (17.95%) Kanban
13 13 (16.67%) Unit Testing
13 13 (16.67%) Cucumber
13 13 (16.67%) HTML
13 13 (16.67%) SDLC
14 11 (14.10%) Microservices
14 11 (14.10%) Data Modelling
14 11 (14.10%) Requirements Analysis
14 11 (14.10%) DevOps
15 10 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (12.82%) Selenium
15 10 (12.82%) JavaScript
15 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
16 9 (11.54%) CSS

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 2 (2.56%) CMS
1 2 (2.56%) IIS
1 2 (2.56%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.28%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.28%) Confluence
2 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 17 (21.79%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.28%) PaaS
3 1 (1.28%) Route 53
3 1 (1.28%) Trello
3 1 (1.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) Intranet
2 1 (1.28%) HTTP
2 1 (1.28%) SSL
2 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.85%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.56%) Big Data
5 2 (2.56%) MySQL
5 2 (2.56%) Power BI
5 2 (2.56%) Redis
5 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.28%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.28%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 25 (32.05%) Git (software)
2 22 (28.21%) Jenkins
3 13 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 10 (12.82%) Selenium
5 8 (10.26%) TeamCity
6 6 (7.69%) gulp
6 6 (7.69%) SpecFlow
6 6 (7.69%) webpack
7 5 (6.41%) JIRA
7 5 (6.41%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (6.41%) WebDriver
8 4 (5.13%) Bower
8 4 (5.13%) Jasmine
8 4 (5.13%) NUnit
8 4 (5.13%) Yeoman
9 2 (2.56%) Moq
9 2 (2.56%) ReSharper
9 2 (2.56%) Subversion
9 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.28%) Xcode
General
1 22 (28.21%) Finance
2 9 (11.54%) Retail
3 2 (2.56%) Marketing
3 2 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.28%) Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (33.33%) Developer
2 23 (29.49%) Analyst
2 23 (29.49%) Business Analyst
3 13 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 10 (12.82%) .NET Developer
5 6 (7.69%) QA Automation Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) QA Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Agile Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (5.13%) QA Tester
7 4 (5.13%) Test Leader
7 4 (5.13%) Tester
8 3 (3.85%) Automation Test Lead
8 3 (3.85%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Scrum Master
8 3 (3.85%) Test Automation Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Test Manager
9 2 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (29.49%) Web Services
2 18 (23.08%) .NET
3 13 (16.67%) HTML
4 9 (11.54%) CSS
4 9 (11.54%) HTML5
5 8 (10.26%) CSS3
5 8 (10.26%) RESTful
6 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET
6 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (8.97%) jQuery
7 6 (7.69%) AngularJS
8 5 (6.41%) .NET Core
8 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (6.41%) Node.js
8 5 (6.41%) Sass
9 4 (5.13%) Angular 2
9 4 (5.13%) Handlebars
9 4 (5.13%) SOAP
9 4 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (3.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.36%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.56%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.28%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.28%) Life Science
5 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.13%) Windows
2 3 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.56%) Android
3 2 (2.56%) Linux
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (35.90%) TDD
3 21 (26.92%) Test Automation
4 15 (19.23%) Mathematics
5 14 (17.95%) Kanban
5 14 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (16.67%) SDLC
6 13 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 11 (14.10%) Data Modelling
7 11 (14.10%) DevOps
7 11 (14.10%) Microservices
7 11 (14.10%) Requirements Analysis
8 10 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (11.54%) BDD
9 9 (11.54%) Business Analysis
9 9 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (11.54%) MVC
9 9 (11.54%) OO
9 9 (11.54%) UML
9 9 (11.54%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.79%) Java
2 14 (17.95%) C#
3 10 (12.82%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.13%) SQL
5 3 (3.85%) Python
5 3 (3.85%) Ruby
5 3 (3.85%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.56%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.56%) PHP
7 1 (1.28%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.28%) Go
7 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.28%) Scala
7 1 (1.28%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (3.85%) Degree
1 3 (3.85%) Master's Degree
1 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.51%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (20.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.85%) Puppet
2 2 (2.56%) Ansible
2 2 (2.56%) Terraform
3 1 (1.28%) collectd
3 1 (1.28%) Kibana
3 1 (1.28%) logstash
3 1 (1.28%) Packer
3 1 (1.28%) Salt
3 1 (1.28%) StatsD
Vendors
1 7 (8.97%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.85%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.28%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.28%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.28%) SaltStack
3 1 (1.28%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.28%) Sitecore