Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 27 55
Rank change year-on-year +14 +28 -34
Contract jobs citing Scrum 98 58 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 10.44% 6.57% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.10% 7.64% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 40 16
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £311 £319 £335
90th Percentile £497 £526 £475
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - £21.80 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -50.17% -
East Midlands 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 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 810 759 755
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 86.26% 85.96% 81.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 434 457
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £413 £396 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.10% +5.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £276 £267 £255
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year +4.58% +2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 20 21
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £12.75 £14.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.80% -11.46% -17.71%
10th Percentile £9.31 £9.95 £11.00
90th Percentile £38.40 £25.35 £22.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year +10.34% -10.49% -1.82%

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 22 January 2018.

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 22 January 2018. 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 +16 94 £413 +3.13% 28
Scrum
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 96 (97.96%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (26.53%) Finance
3 25 (25.51%) Java
4 21 (21.43%) Data Modelling
5 20 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (18.37%) Kanban
6 18 (18.37%) TDD
6 18 (18.37%) UML
6 18 (18.37%) OO
7 17 (17.35%) Test Automation
7 17 (17.35%) User Stories
8 16 (16.33%) SDLC
8 16 (16.33%) JavaScript
8 16 (16.33%) JIRA
9 15 (15.31%) HTML
9 15 (15.31%) Continuous Delivery
9 15 (15.31%) DevOps
9 15 (15.31%) Git (software)
10 14 (14.29%) QA
10 14 (14.29%) BDD
10 14 (14.29%) Jenkins
10 14 (14.29%) C#
11 13 (13.27%) Web Services
11 13 (13.27%) Retail
11 13 (13.27%) Selenium
12 12 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (12.24%) Cucumber
12 12 (12.24%) Business Analysis
12 12 (12.24%) Management Information System
13 10 (10.20%) CSS

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 (6.12%) Confluence
2 2 (2.04%) CMS
2 2 (2.04%) IIS
2 2 (2.04%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.02%) Office 365
3 1 (1.02%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.06%) Internet
2 2 (2.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.08%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.04%) Power BI
5 1 (1.02%) Big Data
5 1 (1.02%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.02%) MySQL
5 1 (1.02%) Redis
5 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (16.33%) JIRA
2 15 (15.31%) Git (software)
3 14 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 13 (13.27%) Selenium
5 12 (12.24%) Cucumber
6 9 (9.18%) WebDriver
7 5 (5.10%) Gatling
7 5 (5.10%) Gradle
7 5 (5.10%) Maven
7 5 (5.10%) Protractor
7 5 (5.10%) SpecFlow
7 5 (5.10%) TeamCity
8 4 (4.08%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (3.06%) Moq
9 3 (3.06%) NUnit
10 2 (2.04%) gulp
10 2 (2.04%) Jasmine
10 2 (2.04%) ReSharper
10 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio
10 2 (2.04%) webpack
General
1 26 (26.53%) Finance
2 13 (13.27%) Retail
3 8 (8.16%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.10%) Games
5 3 (3.06%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.06%) Marketing
6 2 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.02%) Advertising
7 1 (1.02%) Banking
7 1 (1.02%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (34.69%) Analyst
2 32 (32.65%) Business Analyst
3 23 (23.47%) Developer
4 20 (20.41%) Agile Business Analyst
5 8 (8.16%) Digital Analyst
5 8 (8.16%) Digital Business Analyst
6 7 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 7 (7.14%) Agile Coach
6 7 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 7 (7.14%) Scrum Master
7 5 (5.10%) Test Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) Test Leader
8 4 (4.08%) Agile Scrum Master
8 4 (4.08%) Automation Test Lead
8 4 (4.08%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.08%) Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (3.06%) Java Developer in Test
9 3 (3.06%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.31%) HTML
2 13 (13.27%) Web Services
3 10 (10.20%) .NET
3 10 (10.20%) CSS
4 8 (8.16%) JSON
4 8 (8.16%) Node.js
5 6 (6.12%) jQuery
5 6 (6.12%) RESTful
6 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET
6 5 (5.10%) CSS3
6 5 (5.10%) Gherkin
6 5 (5.10%) HTML5
6 5 (5.10%) WireMock
7 4 (4.08%) .NET Framework
7 4 (4.08%) AngularJS
7 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (4.08%) JMS
7 4 (4.08%) React
7 4 (4.08%) SOAP
8 3 (3.06%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.24%) Management Information System
2 9 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.16%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.12%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.12%) User Experience
5 3 (3.06%) Credit Risk
5 3 (3.06%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.02%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.02%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.02%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.10%) Mac OS X
2 2 (2.04%) Linux
2 2 (2.04%) Windows
3 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.02%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (97.96%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 20 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (18.37%) Kanban
4 18 (18.37%) OO
4 18 (18.37%) TDD
4 18 (18.37%) UML
5 17 (17.35%) Test Automation
5 17 (17.35%) User Stories
6 16 (16.33%) SDLC
7 15 (15.31%) Continuous Delivery
7 15 (15.31%) DevOps
8 14 (14.29%) BDD
9 12 (12.24%) Business Analysis
9 12 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (10.20%) Requirements Analysis
11 9 (9.18%) Change Management
11 9 (9.18%) Open Source
11 9 (9.18%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (25.51%) Java
2 16 (16.33%) JavaScript
3 14 (14.29%) C#
4 7 (7.14%) SQL
5 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.04%) Python
5 2 (2.04%) Ruby
6 1 (1.02%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.02%) C
6 1 (1.02%) ES6
6 1 (1.02%) Go
6 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.02%) Scala
6 1 (1.02%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.08%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.06%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.04%) Degree
3 2 (2.04%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.02%) ISEB
4 1 (1.02%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.04%) GDPR
3 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.02%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (5.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.04%) Puppet
2 1 (1.02%) Ansible
2 1 (1.02%) Packer
2 1 (1.02%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (6.12%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.02%) Sitecore
2 1 (1.02%) Xamarin