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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 22 27 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing Scrum 5 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 3.36% 4.57% 3.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.73% 5.32% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Median daily rate £375 £363 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +36.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.89 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+16.57% -2.93%
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
134 188 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 89.93% 85.84% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 102 65
Median daily rate £450 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Median hourly rate £98.38 £19.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+417.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 26 June 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Kanban
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (20.00%) RESTful
5 2 (20.00%) Scala
5 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) RUP
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) System Testing
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis

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 (10.00%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Ant
2 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (10.00%) DbUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Gradle
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) jMock
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (10.00%) Mockito
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SSIS Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Agile Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) RESTful
1 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) CSS3
2 1 (10.00%) Dropwizard
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) PowerMock
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) Kanban
3 3 (30.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (20.00%) RUP
4 2 (20.00%) System Testing
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) ITSM
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Scala
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Clojure
4 1 (10.00%) Groovy
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft