Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 23 January 2019 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 12 28
Rank change year-on-year -12 +16 +25
Contract jobs citing Scrum 52 100 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 7.67% 10.54% 6.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.15% 12.18% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 58 40
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £438 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.48% +4.69% -5.88%
10th Percentile £368 £312 £319
90th Percentile £550 £504 £526
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - £21.80
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £21.80

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 568 821 770
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 83.78% 86.51% 86.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 544 439
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £300 £276 £268
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £410 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 25 20
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +9.80% -11.46%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.31 £9.95
90th Percentile £24.03 £38.40 £25.35
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.64 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.58% +6.90% -10.49%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Nottinghamshire

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Nottinghamshire

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Nottinghamshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -9 51 £444 +5.97% 35
Scrum
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 48 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (59.62%) Web Services
3 27 (51.92%) TDD
4 24 (46.15%) Docker
5 23 (44.23%) Java
6 21 (40.38%) Git (software)
7 20 (38.46%) Jenkins
8 19 (36.54%) Amazon AWS
8 19 (36.54%) Microservices
9 18 (34.62%) Test Automation
10 16 (30.77%) Unit Testing
11 13 (25.00%) User Stories
12 12 (23.08%) JIRA
12 12 (23.08%) CSS
12 12 (23.08%) HTML
13 11 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (21.15%) Groovy
13 11 (21.15%) Spring
14 10 (19.23%) Computer Science
14 10 (19.23%) JUnit
15 9 (17.31%) REST
15 9 (17.31%) CSS3
15 9 (17.31%) HTML5
15 9 (17.31%) BDD
15 9 (17.31%) Travis CI
16 8 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
16 8 (15.38%) NoSQL
16 8 (15.38%) SOAP
16 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
16 8 (15.38%) SQL

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (11.54%) Confluence
2 1 (1.92%) nginx
2 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 19 (36.54%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.62%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.85%) OpenShift
4 2 (3.85%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) GitHub
5 1 (1.92%) Route 53
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 7 (13.46%) MySQL
3 5 (9.62%) DB2
3 5 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (5.77%) Big Data
6 1 (1.92%) GIS
6 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.92%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (40.38%) Git (software)
2 20 (38.46%) Jenkins
3 12 (23.08%) JIRA
4 10 (19.23%) JUnit
5 9 (17.31%) Travis CI
6 6 (11.54%) Maven
7 5 (9.62%) NetBeans
7 5 (9.62%) Spock
8 4 (7.69%) Bower
8 4 (7.69%) gulp
8 4 (7.69%) Jasmine
8 4 (7.69%) Yeoman
9 3 (5.77%) Cucumber
9 3 (5.77%) Selenium
10 2 (3.85%) Bitbucket
10 2 (3.85%) JMeter
10 2 (3.85%) Mocha
10 2 (3.85%) MSBuild
10 2 (3.85%) SoapUI
10 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (7.69%) Billing
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
1 4 (7.69%) Marketing
2 2 (3.85%) Publishing
2 2 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (57.69%) Developer
2 10 (19.23%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.54%) PHP Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Software Developer
5 4 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Agile Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (7.69%) MySQL Developer
5 4 (7.69%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 4 (7.69%) PHP Software Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Android Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Technical Leader
7 2 (3.85%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (59.62%) Web Services
2 12 (23.08%) CSS
2 12 (23.08%) HTML
3 11 (21.15%) Spring
4 9 (17.31%) CSS3
4 9 (17.31%) HTML5
4 9 (17.31%) REST
5 8 (15.38%) .NET
5 8 (15.38%) SOAP
6 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
7 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (11.54%) RESTful
8 5 (9.62%) Java RMI
8 5 (9.62%) OSGi
8 5 (9.62%) Spring Boot
8 5 (9.62%) Velocity
9 4 (7.69%) Hibernate
9 4 (7.69%) JSON
9 4 (7.69%) Struts
9 4 (7.69%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) Credit Risk
3 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.85%) iPad
4 2 (3.85%) iPhone
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.92%) GPGPU
5 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Android
2 3 (5.77%) CentOS
3 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (51.92%) TDD
3 19 (36.54%) Microservices
4 18 (34.62%) Test Automation
5 16 (30.77%) Unit Testing
6 13 (25.00%) User Stories
7 11 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (19.23%) Computer Science
9 9 (17.31%) BDD
10 8 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (13.46%) Integration Testing
11 7 (13.46%) MVC
11 7 (13.46%) Project Management
12 6 (11.54%) DevOps
13 5 (9.62%) Build Automation
13 5 (9.62%) Kanban
13 5 (9.62%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
13 5 (9.62%) Technical Leadership
14 4 (7.69%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 23 (44.23%) Java
2 11 (21.15%) Groovy
3 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.38%) SQL
4 7 (13.46%) PHP
5 4 (7.69%) C#
6 2 (3.85%) Apple Swift
6 2 (3.85%) Jython
6 2 (3.85%) Kotlin
6 2 (3.85%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.92%) C
7 1 (1.92%) GLSL
7 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.92%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 24 (46.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Kubernetes
2 4 (7.69%) Ansible
3 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.85%) Terraform
4 1 (1.92%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.92%) Icinga
4 1 (1.92%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle
3 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.77%) SAP
4 2 (3.85%) AppDynamics
4 2 (3.85%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.85%) Splunk
5 1 (1.92%) IBM
5 1 (1.92%) Xamarin