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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 21 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 4 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 2.92% 7.39% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.60% 8.30% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £380 £300 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.58% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £260 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £340 £265
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +8.97%
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
111 229 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 81.02% 89.11% 71.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 102 69
Median daily rate £400 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 1
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.72 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.55% -66.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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
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 1 May 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) Kanban
4 4 (44.44%) Spring
4 4 (44.44%) BDD
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) Scala
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) SOA
6 2 (22.22%) C#
6 2 (22.22%) Open Source
6 2 (22.22%) Concurrent Programming
6 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
7 1 (11.11%) Clojure
7 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
7 1 (11.11%) SDLC
7 1 (11.11%) HTML5
7 1 (11.11%) Hedge funds
7 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
7 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
7 1 (11.11%) Banking
7 1 (11.11%) Retail

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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) TestPartner
1 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Scala Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
5 1 (11.11%) SOA Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) Spring
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) Akka
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hedge funds
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Kanban
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Concurrent Programming
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) Scala
4 2 (22.22%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) Clojure
5 1 (11.11%) Groovy
5 1 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
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