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 3 months to 30 April 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
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 37 30
Rank change year-on-year +10 -7  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 5 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.58% 0.76% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 0.97% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Median daily rate £450 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £399
% change year-on-year - +6.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.77% -0.58%  

Scrum is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 245 309 267
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 77.53% 78.03% 72.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 179 128
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £260 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 38
Median hourly rate £28.00 £19.61 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.78% -32.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.81 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £31.18 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year - +18.03%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire citing Scrum as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 30 April 2017.

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 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +8 3 £388 - 1
Scrum
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Automotive
2 3 (37.50%) Infotainment
3 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) GitHub
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics

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 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 1 (12.50%) VersionOne
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Development Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Configuration Manager
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Release Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum Master
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Software Development Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
1 1 (12.50%) Swing
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Infotainment
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle