The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank - 22 34
Contract jobs citing Scrum 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - 1.18% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.49% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £354 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +40.62%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
129 134 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 77.71% 79.29% 79.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 91 148
Average daily rate £425 £396 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.32% +4.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £505 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £24.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Halifax