The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 13 29 24
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 4 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 4.04% 1.42% 5.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.48% 1.72% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £400 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £43.75 £37.33
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +17.21%
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
73 174 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 73.74% 82.08% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 107 96
Median daily rate £375 £390 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 7
Median hourly rate £19.67 £23.75 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.16% -28.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £18.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.39 £50.50 £41.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bradford region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Kanban
3 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Coaching
4 3 (23.08%) User Experience
4 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
5 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
5 2 (15.38%) User Stories
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) CSS3
5 2 (15.38%) Office 365
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) RESTful
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
5 2 (15.38%) Re-Platforming
6 1 (7.69%) SonarQube
6 1 (7.69%) Concurrent Programming
6 1 (7.69%) Dropwizard
6 1 (7.69%) SOAP
6 1 (7.69%) N-Tier

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (7.69%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Ant
2 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
2 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.69%) DbUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Gradle
2 1 (7.69%) jMock
2 1 (7.69%) JUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) Mockito
2 1 (7.69%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Scrum Master
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Scrum Master
3 3 (23.08%) Angular Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Development Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Transformation Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) CSS3
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) HTML5
2 2 (15.38%) RESTful
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) Dropwizard
3 1 (7.69%) PowerMock
3 1 (7.69%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Kanban
3 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) User Stories
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) DSDM
6 1 (7.69%) OOD
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
6 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft