Period
to 25 August 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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 11 16
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 +22
Contract jobs citing Scrum 86 90 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 12.30% 11.28% 9.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.25% 12.82% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 64 60
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £408 £400 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% -4.48% +8.77%
10th Percentile £366 £324 £312
90th Percentile £623 £538 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £450
% change year-on-year - -11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £44.00 - £50.00

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 564 702 737
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 80.69% 87.97% 85.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 433 455
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £438 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +2.56% -5.45%
10th Percentile £261 £298 £263
90th Percentile £630 £550 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 23 27
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.53 £12.23 £13.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.45% -7.56% -13.28%
10th Percentile £10.52 £9.31 £9.18
90th Percentile £24.30 £47.00 £26.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.28 £15.50 £14.35
% change year-on-year -7.87% +8.01% -1.03%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +2 84 £408 +1.88% 38
Scrum
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 68 (79.07%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 40 (46.51%) Docker
4 37 (43.02%) TDD
5 36 (41.86%) Git (software)
6 32 (37.21%) Microservices
7 31 (36.05%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (34.88%) AWS
8 30 (34.88%) DevOps
9 27 (31.40%) Test Automation
10 26 (30.23%) Web Services
11 24 (27.91%) Java
12 23 (26.74%) JIRA
13 22 (25.58%) .NET
14 19 (22.09%) Groovy
14 19 (22.09%) BDD
14 19 (22.09%) Terraform
15 18 (20.93%) User Stories
15 18 (20.93%) Computer Science
16 17 (19.77%) C#
16 17 (19.77%) Bitbucket
16 17 (19.77%) Unit Testing
16 17 (19.77%) Problem-Solving
16 17 (19.77%) Travis CI
17 16 (18.60%) Confluence
17 16 (18.60%) Maven
18 15 (17.44%) QA
18 15 (17.44%) HTML
18 15 (17.44%) CSS
18 15 (17.44%) Finance

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 16 (18.60%) Confluence
2 9 (10.47%) IIS
3 2 (2.33%) CMS
3 2 (2.33%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.16%) Apache
4 1 (1.16%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.16%) JBoss
4 1 (1.16%) nginx
4 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 30 (34.88%) AWS
2 10 (11.63%) Azure
2 10 (11.63%) OpenShift
3 8 (9.30%) AWS CloudFormation
3 8 (9.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 5 (5.81%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.49%) GCP
6 2 (2.33%) Apigee
6 2 (2.33%) GitHub
7 1 (1.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.16%) BrowserStack
7 1 (1.16%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.30%) Internet
2 5 (5.81%) HTTP
3 3 (3.49%) Intranet
4 1 (1.16%) DNS
4 1 (1.16%) Firewall
4 1 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.16%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.47%) NoSQL
3 8 (9.30%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.81%) DB2
5 4 (4.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (4.65%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.65%) MySQL
6 3 (3.49%) Big Data
7 2 (2.33%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.16%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 43 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 36 (41.86%) Git (software)
3 23 (26.74%) JIRA
4 17 (19.77%) Bitbucket
4 17 (19.77%) Travis CI
5 16 (18.60%) Maven
6 11 (12.79%) MSBuild
7 10 (11.63%) Cucumber
8 9 (10.47%) Selenium
9 8 (9.30%) JUnit
9 8 (9.30%) Moq
9 8 (9.30%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (6.98%) NetBeans
11 4 (4.65%) Jasmine
11 4 (4.65%) webpack
12 3 (3.49%) Gradle
12 3 (3.49%) JMeter
12 3 (3.49%) QF-Test
12 3 (3.49%) SoapUI
12 3 (3.49%) Spock
General
1 15 (17.44%) Finance
2 7 (8.14%) Retail
3 4 (4.65%) Games
4 2 (2.33%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.16%) Law
5 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (38.37%) Developer
2 11 (12.79%) AWS Engineer
3 10 (11.63%) .NET Developer
4 9 (10.47%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (10.47%) Java Developer
5 8 (9.30%) Analyst
5 8 (9.30%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (9.30%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Lead Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Lead Java Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Platform Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (5.81%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) QA Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (4.65%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.23%) Web Services
2 22 (25.58%) .NET
3 15 (17.44%) CSS
3 15 (17.44%) HTML
4 14 (16.28%) ASP.NET
5 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (12.79%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (12.79%) REST
7 10 (11.63%) Kafka
8 9 (10.47%) Gherkin
9 7 (8.14%) .NET Core
10 6 (6.98%) CSS3
10 6 (6.98%) HTML5
10 6 (6.98%) Node.js
10 6 (6.98%) OSGi
10 6 (6.98%) React
11 5 (5.81%) AngularJS
11 5 (5.81%) Java RMI
11 5 (5.81%) RESTful
11 5 (5.81%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (8.14%) Cloud Native
3 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.33%) Wiki
4 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.16%) Clustering
4 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.16%) User Experience
4 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.28%) Linux
2 11 (12.79%) CentOS
3 9 (10.47%) Windows
3 9 (10.47%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.33%) Debian
4 2 (2.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.16%) Android
5 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (79.07%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (43.02%) TDD
3 32 (37.21%) Microservices
4 31 (36.05%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (34.88%) DevOps
6 27 (31.40%) Test Automation
7 19 (22.09%) BDD
8 18 (20.93%) Computer Science
8 18 (20.93%) User Stories
9 17 (19.77%) Problem-Solving
9 17 (19.77%) Unit Testing
10 14 (16.28%) SDLC
11 12 (13.95%) Configuration Management
11 12 (13.95%) MVC
12 11 (12.79%) Issue Tracking
12 11 (12.79%) Reverse Engineering
13 10 (11.63%) Analytics
13 10 (11.63%) Systems Engineering
14 9 (10.47%) Integration Testing
14 9 (10.47%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 24 (27.91%) Java
2 19 (22.09%) Groovy
3 17 (19.77%) C#
4 12 (13.95%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.98%) SQL
6 5 (5.81%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.49%) Jython
7 3 (3.49%) Python
8 2 (2.33%) Perl
9 1 (1.16%) C++
9 1 (1.16%) Java 8
9 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (11.63%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.44%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) GDPR
2 1 (1.16%) PMO
System Software
1 40 (46.51%) Docker
2 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.16%) NFS
2 1 (1.16%) Samba
2 1 (1.16%) Squid
2 1 (1.16%) Varnish
2 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (22.09%) Terraform
2 14 (16.28%) Kubernetes
3 12 (13.95%) Ansible
4 11 (12.79%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.33%) Cacti
5 2 (2.33%) Nagios
5 2 (2.33%) Puppet
6 1 (1.16%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.16%) MIIS
6 1 (1.16%) Packer
6 1 (1.16%) Salt
6 1 (1.16%) WMI
Vendors
1 12 (13.95%) Splunk
2 11 (12.79%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.79%) Red Hat
3 9 (10.47%) AppDynamics
4 6 (6.98%) Oracle
5 5 (5.81%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 3 (3.49%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.49%) WSO2
7 2 (2.33%) CA
8 1 (1.16%) Google
8 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.16%) VMware
8 1 (1.16%) Xamarin