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 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
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 11 25 21
Rank change year-on-year +14 -4  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 45 31 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 11.45% 5.51% 6.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.16% 6.55% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 19
Median daily rate £395 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.95% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £330 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £473 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.80 - -
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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 342 473 341
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 87.02% 84.01% 78.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 241 175
Median daily rate £368 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.44% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 10
Median hourly rate £19.99 £15.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.93% +19.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £20.00 £22.50
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 Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +10 38 £406 -3.27% 6
Mansfield - 1 £300 -
Scrum
East Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 59 (84.29%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.57%) .NET
2 20 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 17 (24.29%) Finance
4 14 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (18.57%) JIRA
6 12 (17.14%) TDD
6 12 (17.14%) Jenkins
6 12 (17.14%) Docker
6 12 (17.14%) DevOps
7 11 (15.71%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (15.71%) Change Management
7 11 (15.71%) C#
7 11 (15.71%) Java
8 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 10 (14.29%) SDLC
9 9 (12.86%) Business Analysis
10 8 (11.43%) Workflow
10 8 (11.43%) HTML
10 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
10 8 (11.43%) E-Commerce
10 8 (11.43%) User Stories
10 8 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (11.43%) Coaching
11 7 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
11 7 (10.00%) JSON
11 7 (10.00%) QA
11 7 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (10.00%) Kanban

Scrum
Top Related 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 (8.57%) CMS
2 4 (5.71%) OpenStack
2 4 (5.71%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (1.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS Office
1 3 (4.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.71%) Datadog
3 4 (5.71%) GitHub
3 4 (5.71%) Heroku
3 4 (5.71%) IaaS
3 4 (5.71%) OpenShift
3 4 (5.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) DNS
1 4 (5.71%) HTTP
1 4 (5.71%) SSL
1 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.29%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.43%) Big Data
5 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.43%) MySQL
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 13 (18.57%) JIRA
3 12 (17.14%) Jenkins
4 5 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (5.71%) Bitbucket
5 4 (5.71%) git-flow
6 3 (4.29%) NUnit
6 3 (4.29%) Selenium
6 3 (4.29%) SpecFlow
6 3 (4.29%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.86%) Gradle
7 2 (2.86%) MSTest
7 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (1.43%) Axure RP
8 1 (1.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 17 (24.29%) Finance
2 6 (8.57%) Retail
3 1 (1.43%) Back Office
3 1 (1.43%) Banking
3 1 (1.43%) Billing
3 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (24.29%) Developer
2 15 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 14 (20.00%) Analyst
4 10 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 10 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Designer
6 5 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Scrum Master
6 5 (7.14%) Senior Designer
7 4 (5.71%) .NET Designer
7 4 (5.71%) Architect
7 4 (5.71%) Platform Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.57%) .NET
2 8 (11.43%) HTML
3 7 (10.00%) JSON
3 7 (10.00%) Web Services
4 6 (8.57%) CSS
4 6 (8.57%) HTML5
5 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (5.71%) CSS3
5 4 (5.71%) Node.js
5 4 (5.71%) REST
5 4 (5.71%) RESTful
6 3 (4.29%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (4.29%) WCF
7 2 (2.86%) jQuery
7 2 (2.86%) SOAP
7 2 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (2.86%) Velocity
7 2 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) User Experience
2 4 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.86%) Social Media
3 2 (2.86%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.43%) Clustering
4 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.43%) EPoS
4 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.43%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.57%) Linux
2 5 (7.14%) Android
2 5 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 5 (7.14%) Windows
2 5 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (5.71%) CoreOS
3 4 (5.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (84.29%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (17.14%) DevOps
3 12 (17.14%) TDD
4 11 (15.71%) Change Management
5 10 (14.29%) SDLC
6 9 (12.86%) Business Analysis
7 8 (11.43%) Coaching
7 8 (11.43%) E-Commerce
7 8 (11.43%) User Stories
7 8 (11.43%) Workflow
8 7 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 7 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
8 7 (10.00%) Kanban
8 7 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
8 7 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (8.57%) Case Management
9 6 (8.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.71%) C#
1 11 (15.71%) Java
2 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 7 (10.00%) Python
4 6 (8.57%) SQL
5 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.43%) Perl
5 1 (1.43%) PHP
5 1 (1.43%) PHP 7
5 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) HL7
2 1 (1.43%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (17.14%) Docker
2 2 (2.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (15.71%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (10.00%) Puppet
3 5 (7.14%) Ansible
4 4 (5.71%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (5.71%) Graphite
4 4 (5.71%) Kubernetes
4 4 (5.71%) Packer
5 1 (1.43%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.71%) Apigee
2 4 (5.71%) Sitecore
2 4 (5.71%) Software AG
2 4 (5.71%) Splunk
2 4 (5.71%) VMware
3 3 (4.29%) HP
3 3 (4.29%) KANA
3 3 (4.29%) Pega
3 3 (4.29%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.86%) Informatica
4 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.86%) Twitter
5 1 (1.43%) Adobe
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle
5 1 (1.43%) SAP
5 1 (1.43%) Zend