The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 26 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs citing Scrum 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 2.70% 0.87% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.29% 1.10% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate £440 - £381
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 - £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 - £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.88 £37.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+21.12% +1.00%
Scrum
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
152 182 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 82.16% 79.48% 72.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 93 66
Average daily rate £400 £401 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.31% +25.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.72 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.65% -90.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scrum across the Bradford region.

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Kanban
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) Scala
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (14.29%) User Stories
5 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (14.29%) Akka
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) Microservices
5 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (14.29%) MongoDB

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
1 1 (14.29%) TestPartner
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Scala Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Java Scala Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Scala Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manual Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Scala Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) Akka
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Kanban
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (14.29%) OOP
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
5 1 (14.29%) RUP
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Scala
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Clojure
4 1 (14.29%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle