Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 20 42
Rank change year-on-year +9 +22 -19
Contract jobs citing Scrum 105 59 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 11.69% 7.74% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.36% 8.79% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 39 18
Nottingham median daily rate £450 £400 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.19% +11.33%
10th Percentile £313 £324 £298
90th Percentile £525 £539 £475
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £450 £400 £418
% change year-on-year +12.50% -4.19% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Nottingham median hourly rate - - £43.75
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - £21.80 £43.75
% change year-on-year - -50.17% -

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 786 671 711
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 87.53% 88.06% 81.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 386 410
Nottingham median daily rate £420 £388 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.39% -2.21% +5.67%
10th Percentile £279 £275 £256
90th Percentile £588 £525 £538
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £414 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +7.60% +2.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 12
Nottingham median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +1.96% -22.73%
10th Percentile £9.67 £9.64 £11.00
90th Percentile £40.67 £25.00 £19.88
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.20
% change year-on-year +7.69% -8.45% -18.86%

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 22 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 102 (97.14%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (25.71%) Java
2 27 (25.71%) Finance
3 20 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (19.05%) Data Modelling
3 20 (19.05%) Test Automation
4 19 (18.10%) Kanban
4 19 (18.10%) TDD
5 18 (17.14%) JIRA
6 17 (16.19%) User Stories
6 17 (16.19%) OO
6 17 (16.19%) UML
6 17 (16.19%) JavaScript
7 15 (14.29%) HTML
7 15 (14.29%) Jenkins
7 15 (14.29%) DevOps
7 15 (14.29%) SDLC
8 14 (13.33%) Git (software)
8 14 (13.33%) C#
9 13 (12.38%) Retail
9 13 (12.38%) Selenium
9 13 (12.38%) BDD
9 13 (12.38%) Continuous Delivery
10 12 (11.43%) Cucumber
10 12 (11.43%) QA
10 12 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (11.43%) Business Analysis
10 12 (11.43%) Web Services
11 11 (10.48%) Management Information System
11 11 (10.48%) Continuous Integration

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 7 (6.67%) Confluence
2 3 (2.86%) CMS
3 2 (1.90%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.95%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.95%) IIS
4 1 (0.95%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.90%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.95%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.95%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.95%) Office 365
3 1 (0.95%) PaaS
3 1 (0.95%) Serverless
3 1 (0.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) Internet
2 1 (0.95%) Intranet
2 1 (0.95%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.86%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (1.90%) Redis
5 1 (0.95%) Big Data
5 1 (0.95%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.95%) Hazelcast
5 1 (0.95%) MySQL
5 1 (0.95%) Power BI
5 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (17.14%) JIRA
2 15 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 14 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 13 (12.38%) Selenium
5 12 (11.43%) Cucumber
6 8 (7.62%) WebDriver
7 6 (5.71%) Maven
8 5 (4.76%) Gatling
8 5 (4.76%) Gradle
8 5 (4.76%) Protractor
8 5 (4.76%) SpecFlow
8 5 (4.76%) TeamCity
9 4 (3.81%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (2.86%) Bower
10 3 (2.86%) gulp
10 3 (2.86%) Jasmine
10 3 (2.86%) webpack
10 3 (2.86%) Yeoman
11 2 (1.90%) Moq
11 2 (1.90%) NUnit
General
1 27 (25.71%) Finance
2 13 (12.38%) Retail
3 8 (7.62%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.71%) Games
5 3 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.86%) Marketing
6 1 (0.95%) Banking
6 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (31.43%) Analyst
2 31 (29.52%) Business Analyst
3 20 (19.05%) Developer
4 19 (18.10%) Agile Business Analyst
5 11 (10.48%) Agile Coach
6 10 (9.52%) Scrum Master
7 8 (7.62%) Digital Analyst
7 8 (7.62%) Digital Business Analyst
7 8 (7.62%) Java Developer
8 7 (6.67%) .NET Developer
9 6 (5.71%) Agile Scrum Master
10 5 (4.76%) Test Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Test Leader
11 4 (3.81%) Architect
11 4 (3.81%) Automation Test Lead
11 4 (3.81%) Java Software Developer
11 4 (3.81%) Team Leader
11 4 (3.81%) Test Automation Engineer
12 3 (2.86%) Project Manager
12 3 (2.86%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.29%) HTML
2 12 (11.43%) Web Services
3 10 (9.52%) .NET
3 10 (9.52%) CSS
3 10 (9.52%) Node.js
4 8 (7.62%) JSON
5 6 (5.71%) jQuery
6 5 (4.76%) CSS3
6 5 (4.76%) Gherkin
6 5 (4.76%) HTML5
6 5 (4.76%) RESTful
6 5 (4.76%) WireMock
7 4 (3.81%) .NET Framework
7 4 (3.81%) AngularJS
7 4 (3.81%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.81%) JMS
7 4 (3.81%) React
8 3 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (2.86%) Handlebars
8 3 (2.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.48%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.57%) User Experience
3 8 (7.62%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.62%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.86%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.90%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.90%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.95%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.95%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.95%) Robotics
6 1 (0.95%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.76%) Mac OS X
2 4 (3.81%) Linux
3 3 (2.86%) Windows
4 2 (1.90%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.95%) Debian
5 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (97.14%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (19.05%) Data Modelling
2 20 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (19.05%) Test Automation
3 19 (18.10%) Kanban
3 19 (18.10%) TDD
4 17 (16.19%) OO
4 17 (16.19%) UML
4 17 (16.19%) User Stories
5 15 (14.29%) DevOps
5 15 (14.29%) SDLC
6 13 (12.38%) BDD
6 13 (12.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (11.43%) Business Analysis
7 12 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (10.48%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 10 (9.52%) Microservices
9 10 (9.52%) Open Source
9 10 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.71%) Java
2 17 (16.19%) JavaScript
3 14 (13.33%) C#
4 6 (5.71%) SQL
5 4 (3.81%) Python
6 3 (2.86%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.90%) Ruby
7 2 (1.90%) Scala
8 1 (0.95%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.95%) C
8 1 (0.95%) ES6
8 1 (0.95%) Go
8 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.81%) Degree
2 4 (3.81%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.90%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.95%) ISEB
4 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.43%) QA
2 2 (1.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.90%) GDPR
3 1 (0.95%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.95%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) Ansible
1 2 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.90%) Puppet
1 2 (1.90%) Terraform
2 1 (0.95%) Kibana
2 1 (0.95%) logstash
2 1 (0.95%) Packer
Vendors
1 4 (3.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.90%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.95%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.95%) Capita
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle
3 1 (0.95%) Xamarin