The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 26 8 36
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +28
Contract jobs citing Scrum 10 33 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 4.20% 19.19% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.59% 24.44% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 2
Average daily rate
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£290 £320 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -10.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £293 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +42.85%
Scrum
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 North Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
179 135 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 75.21% 78.49% 70.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 77 69
Average daily rate £320 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 6
Average hourly rate £12.62 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.85% -15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £12.50 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.10 £32.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York -11 8 £290 -7.93% 2
Harrogate - 2 £300 - 4
Skipton - 1 - -
Middlesbrough - - - -
Scrum
Yorkshire

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) HTML
3 9 (60.00%) MVC
4 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) CSS
5 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
5 7 (46.67%) jQuery
6 6 (40.00%) C#
6 6 (40.00%) .NET
7 5 (33.33%) Java
7 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
7 5 (33.33%) Spring MVC
7 5 (33.33%) Spring
7 5 (33.33%) TDD
7 5 (33.33%) Open Source
7 5 (33.33%) HTML5
7 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (26.67%) Spring Integration
8 4 (26.67%) REST
8 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
8 4 (26.67%) BDD
8 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
8 4 (26.67%) Apache Flex
8 4 (26.67%) Selenium
8 4 (26.67%) WCF

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (20.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (6.67%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (6.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Photoshop
1 2 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (13.33%) Adobe After Effects
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Selenium
1 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
2 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (13.33%) Hudson
3 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (13.33%) Subversion
3 2 (13.33%) Maven
4 1 (6.67%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (6.67%) Publishing
1 1 (6.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Designer
4 2 (13.33%) Web Designer
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Photoshop Designer
5 1 (6.67%) UI Designer
5 1 (6.67%) User Experience Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Creative Web Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) jQuery
4 6 (40.00%) .NET
5 5 (33.33%) Spring
5 5 (33.33%) Spring MVC
5 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 5 (33.33%) HTML5
6 4 (26.67%) REST
6 4 (26.67%) Spring Integration
6 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (26.67%) Apache Flex
6 4 (26.67%) WCF
6 4 (26.67%) Ajax
6 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
6 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (20.00%) XML
7 3 (20.00%) XSD
7 3 (20.00%) NHibernate
7 3 (20.00%) Lucene.Net
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Open Source
1 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 2 (13.33%) Graphic Design
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) MVC
3 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (33.33%) TDD
5 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
5 4 (26.67%) BDD
6 3 (20.00%) Web Development
6 3 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (20.00%) OOD
7 2 (13.33%) Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) Web Design
7 2 (13.33%) Web Accessibility
7 2 (13.33%) Android Development
8 1 (6.67%) People Management
8 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
8 1 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) XAML
4 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss