Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 14 39
Rank change year-on-year +6 +25 -18
Contract jobs citing Scrum 112 70 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 11.48% 8.96% 4.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.10% 10.51% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 40 26
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £450 £364 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.71% -12.87% +4.38%
10th Percentile £325 £319 £313
90th Percentile £550 £540 £481
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% -
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 - £50.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -

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 855 666 855
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 87.60% 85.28% 83.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 381 466
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £413 £375 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -1.96% +2.00%
10th Percentile £275 £260 £248
90th Percentile £585 £533 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 16
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £18.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.62% +17.46% -4.55%
10th Percentile £10.34 £10.38 £13.00
90th Percentile £43.98 £25.00 £21.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.93 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +9.86% -17.14% +6.06%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +8 110 £450 +13.92% 29
Scrum
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 103 (91.96%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.21%) C#
2 26 (23.21%) Java
3 24 (21.43%) JIRA
4 21 (18.75%) Kanban
5 19 (16.96%) JavaScript
5 19 (16.96%) TDD
5 19 (16.96%) Finance
6 18 (16.07%) Test Automation
6 18 (16.07%) User Stories
7 16 (14.29%) Jenkins
7 16 (14.29%) Git (software)
8 15 (13.39%) UML
8 15 (13.39%) Data Modelling
8 15 (13.39%) DevOps
9 14 (12.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 14 (12.50%) .NET
10 13 (11.61%) HTML
10 13 (11.61%) OO
10 13 (11.61%) Decision-Making
11 12 (10.71%) Coaching
11 12 (10.71%) SDLC
11 12 (10.71%) Web Services
11 12 (10.71%) SQL
11 12 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (9.82%) Cucumber
12 11 (9.82%) BDD
12 11 (9.82%) QA
12 11 (9.82%) Management Information System
12 11 (9.82%) Project Management

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 9 (8.04%) CMS
1 9 (8.04%) Sitecore CMS
2 8 (7.14%) Confluence
3 6 (5.36%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.79%) IIS
5 1 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.89%) Apache
5 1 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.04%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.68%) Trello
3 2 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.79%) Office 365
4 1 (0.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.89%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.89%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.89%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.89%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.89%) GitHub
4 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.89%) Serverless
4 1 (0.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.68%) Internet
2 1 (0.89%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 6 (5.36%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.68%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (1.79%) Redis
4 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.89%) Big Data
5 1 (0.89%) Biml
5 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.89%) Flink
5 1 (0.89%) Hazelcast
5 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (21.43%) JIRA
2 16 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 16 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 11 (9.82%) Cucumber
4 9 (8.04%) Selenium
5 7 (6.25%) Maven
6 5 (4.46%) Gatling
6 5 (4.46%) Gradle
6 5 (4.46%) Protractor
6 5 (4.46%) WebDriver
7 4 (3.57%) IntelliJ
7 4 (3.57%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.68%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.79%) Artifactory
9 2 (1.79%) Moq
9 2 (1.79%) NUnit
9 2 (1.79%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.89%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.89%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.89%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (16.96%) Finance
2 8 (7.14%) Games
2 8 (7.14%) Retail
3 7 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.57%) Marketing
5 3 (2.68%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.89%) Banking
6 1 (0.89%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (26.79%) Developer
2 28 (25.00%) Analyst
3 26 (23.21%) Business Analyst
4 19 (16.96%) Agile Business Analyst
5 16 (14.29%) Scrum Master
6 12 (10.71%) Agile Coach
7 8 (7.14%) .NET Developer
7 8 (7.14%) Agile Scrum Master
7 8 (7.14%) C# Developer
7 8 (7.14%) Digital Analyst
7 8 (7.14%) Digital Business Analyst
8 7 (6.25%) Developer in Test
9 6 (5.36%) Java Developer
10 5 (4.46%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (4.46%) Lead Developer
10 5 (4.46%) Test Engineer
11 4 (3.57%) Development Manager
11 4 (3.57%) Lead C# Developer
11 4 (3.57%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.57%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.50%) .NET
2 13 (11.61%) HTML
3 12 (10.71%) Web Services
4 9 (8.04%) Node.js
5 8 (7.14%) CSS
6 7 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 6 (5.36%) AngularJS
7 6 (5.36%) jQuery
7 6 (5.36%) JSON
8 5 (4.46%) Gherkin
8 5 (4.46%) WireMock
9 4 (3.57%) ASP.NET
9 4 (3.57%) React
9 4 (3.57%) RESTful
9 4 (3.57%) Velocity
10 3 (2.68%) Ajax
10 3 (2.68%) CSS3
10 3 (2.68%) HTML5
11 2 (1.79%) Entity Framework
11 2 (1.79%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.82%) Management Information System
2 10 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.93%) User Experience
3 7 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.57%) Credit Risk
5 3 (2.68%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.79%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.79%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.79%) Robotics
7 1 (0.89%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.89%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.36%) Linux
2 5 (4.46%) Mac OS X
3 4 (3.57%) Windows
4 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.89%) Debian
4 1 (0.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (91.96%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (18.75%) Kanban
3 19 (16.96%) TDD
4 18 (16.07%) Test Automation
4 18 (16.07%) User Stories
5 15 (13.39%) Data Modelling
5 15 (13.39%) DevOps
5 15 (13.39%) UML
6 14 (12.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 13 (11.61%) Decision-Making
7 13 (11.61%) OO
8 12 (10.71%) Coaching
8 12 (10.71%) SDLC
8 12 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (9.82%) BDD
9 11 (9.82%) Project Management
10 10 (8.93%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (8.04%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (7.14%) SDET
12 8 (7.14%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.21%) C#
1 26 (23.21%) Java
2 19 (16.96%) JavaScript
3 12 (10.71%) SQL
4 4 (3.57%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.68%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.68%) Python
6 2 (1.79%) C++
6 2 (1.79%) Java 8
6 2 (1.79%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.89%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.89%) C
7 1 (0.89%) ES6
7 1 (0.89%) Ruby
7 1 (0.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (4.46%) Degree
2 3 (2.68%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.68%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.89%) ISEB
3 1 (0.89%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.89%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.82%) QA
2 3 (2.68%) PMO
3 2 (1.79%) GDPR
4 1 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (9.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.79%) Ansible
2 2 (1.79%) Terraform
3 1 (0.89%) Kibana
3 1 (0.89%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.89%) logstash
3 1 (0.89%) Packer
3 1 (0.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (8.93%) Sitecore
2 5 (4.46%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.89%) Adobe
3 1 (0.89%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.89%) Capita
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle
3 1 (0.89%) Splunk
3 1 (0.89%) Xamarin