Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 21 November 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.

Scrum
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 27 27
Rank change year-on-year +8 0 -4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 27 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 7.34% 2.21% 4.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.03% 2.84% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 3 9
Peterborough median daily rate £330 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.14% +23.53% +9.68%
10th Percentile £283 £359 £353
90th Percentile £392 £538 £583
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £373 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.75% +6.67% -6.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £60.00

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 Peterborough with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Peterborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 299 176 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 81.25% 77.88% 69.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 95 86
Peterborough median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £255 £183 £198
90th Percentile £475 £488 £575
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £388 £385
% change year-on-year -3.23% +0.65% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 16 29
Peterborough median hourly rate £14.50 £26.88 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.05% +123.96% -42.17%
10th Percentile £10.11 £9.00 £10.95
90th Percentile £33.63 £45.63 £24.05
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year +4.00% +111.27% -35.45%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Peterborough

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Peterborough

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Peterborough over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (77.78%) Java
3 19 (70.37%) Finance
4 18 (66.67%) Spring
5 17 (62.96%) JIRA
5 17 (62.96%) RESTful
6 15 (55.56%) Git (software)
6 15 (55.56%) Tomcat
7 13 (48.15%) JUnit
7 13 (48.15%) Atlassian
7 13 (48.15%) Retail
7 13 (48.15%) Maven
7 13 (48.15%) Confluence
7 13 (48.15%) SoapUI
7 13 (48.15%) SDLC
8 12 (44.44%) Jenkins
8 12 (44.44%) Kanban
9 11 (40.74%) XML
9 11 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (40.74%) JSON
9 11 (40.74%) User Stories
10 10 (37.04%) BDD
10 10 (37.04%) SOAP
10 10 (37.04%) J2EE
11 9 (33.33%) SOA
11 9 (33.33%) Business Analysis
11 9 (33.33%) Selenium
11 9 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (33.33%) TeamCity
12 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Software

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 15 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 13 (48.15%) Confluence
3 8 (29.63%) JBoss
3 8 (29.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.70%) Mule
4 1 (3.70%) Mule ESB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (62.96%) JIRA
2 15 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 13 (48.15%) JUnit
3 13 (48.15%) Maven
3 13 (48.15%) SoapUI
4 12 (44.44%) Jenkins
5 9 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (33.33%) Selenium
5 9 (33.33%) TeamCity
6 5 (18.52%) Cucumber
6 5 (18.52%) NUnit
6 5 (18.52%) WebDriver
7 4 (14.81%) Bitbucket
7 4 (14.81%) Gradle
8 3 (11.11%) JMeter
9 2 (7.41%) FitNesse
9 2 (7.41%) JBehave
9 2 (7.41%) Robot Framework
9 2 (7.41%) RSpec
General
1 19 (70.37%) Finance
2 13 (48.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Scrum Master
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Business Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Business Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Tester
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Scrum Master
6 2 (7.41%) Angular Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Automation Tester
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior UI Developer
6 2 (7.41%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) Spring
2 17 (62.96%) RESTful
3 11 (40.74%) JSON
3 11 (40.74%) XML
4 10 (37.04%) J2EE
4 10 (37.04%) SOAP
5 8 (29.63%) jQuery
5 8 (29.63%) Web Services
6 6 (22.22%) .NET
6 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 6 (22.22%) Hibernate
7 4 (14.81%) Gherkin
7 4 (14.81%) Velocity
8 3 (11.11%) REST
9 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
9 2 (7.41%) CSS
10 1 (3.70%) React
10 1 (3.70%) Spring Integration
10 1 (3.70%) XML Schema
10 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) SDLC
3 12 (44.44%) Kanban
4 11 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (40.74%) User Stories
5 10 (37.04%) BDD
6 9 (33.33%) Business Analysis
6 9 (33.33%) SOA
7 8 (29.63%) API Development
7 8 (29.63%) Defect Management
8 7 (25.93%) Acceptance Criteria
8 7 (25.93%) ATDD
9 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
9 5 (18.52%) TDD
10 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (14.81%) Manual Testing
10 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
11 3 (11.11%) Functional Testing
11 3 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
12 2 (7.41%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) PL/SQL
2 8 (29.63%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (7.41%) C++
5 2 (7.41%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Atlassian
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle