Period
to 18 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 18 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
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 35 35
Rank change year-on-year +8 0 +12
Contract jobs citing Scrum 19 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 4.19% 3.20% 3.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.91% 3.89% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 14
Warwickshire median daily rate £515 £425 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.18% +33.33% -32.18%
10th Percentile £396 £363 £306
90th Percentile £538 £506 £688
West Midlands median daily rate £463 £463 £473
% change year-on-year - -2.12% +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Warwickshire median hourly rate - £47.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +43.94% -
West Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -15.79% +43.94% +113.04%

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 387 489 534
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 85.43% 82.32% 85.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 251 298
Warwickshire median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% +4.58%
10th Percentile £257 £250 £226
90th Percentile £588 £575 £566
West Midlands median daily rate £441 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.76% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 41 38
Warwickshire median hourly rate £15.50 £15.85 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.21% -44.39% +29.55%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.89 £15.00
90th Percentile £46.40 £32.50 £43.18
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +29.03% -26.19% +20.00%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Warwickshire

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Warwickshire

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Warwickshire

Scrum
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum in Warwickshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Scrum in Warwickshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Warwick +6 10 £525 +40.00% 1
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £463 -
Scrum
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (31.58%) Coaching
3 5 (26.32%) Power BI
3 5 (26.32%) Power Platform
3 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (26.32%) Risk Management
4 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
4 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.79%) Virtual Team Management
5 3 (15.79%) Virtual Team
5 3 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (15.79%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 3 (15.79%) Release Train
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE
5 3 (15.79%) Intranet
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (15.79%) PMP
5 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
5 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
5 3 (15.79%) Back Office
5 3 (15.79%) CMS
5 3 (15.79%) Content Management

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 3 (15.79%) CMS
1 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Power Platform
2 3 (15.79%) Office 365
2 3 (15.79%) SaaS
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Power BI
2 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
4 2 (10.53%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.26%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (15.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Scrum Master
2 6 (31.58%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Digital Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Intranet Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Intranet Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Release Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Release Train Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Product Owner
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Product Owner
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Product Owner
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Salesforce Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Spring
1 1 (5.26%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (15.79%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Coaching
2 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (26.32%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.79%) Analytics
4 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
4 3 (15.79%) Content Management
4 3 (15.79%) Kanban
4 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.79%) PRINCE
4 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.79%) Release Train
4 3 (15.79%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (15.79%) Virtual Team Management
5 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (10.53%) Data Transformation
5 2 (10.53%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) Apex Code
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
1 3 (15.79%) PMP
1 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Informatica
2 2 (10.53%) Talend
3 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.26%) SAP