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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 24 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing Scrum 8 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 4.10% 6.25% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 8.25% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 7
Average daily rate £450 £400 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +37.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £344 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £443 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +8.97%
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
144 194 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 73.85% 75.78% 76.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 137 126
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £251 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £473 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 1 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £12.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +211.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.48 £38.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.00 £29.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +1 3 £430 +5.52% 8
Harrogate +2 2 £463 +15.62%
Scrum
Yorkshire

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) JIRA
4 4 (40.00%) Kanban
5 3 (30.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) User Experience
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (20.00%) BDD
6 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (20.00%) J2EE
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) Selenium
7 1 (10.00%) WCF
7 1 (10.00%) WF
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (10.00%) jQuery
7 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (10.00%) MSMQ
7 1 (10.00%) QA
7 1 (10.00%) Data Management
7 1 (10.00%) BPEL

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 1 (10.00%) Confluence
1 1 (10.00%) NServiceBus
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (10.00%) OLAP
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (10.00%) FxCop
3 1 (10.00%) StyleCop
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (10.00%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Objects Developer
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SOA Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SOA Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) JMS
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) Middleware
4 1 (10.00%) MSMQ
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Kanban
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Process Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Scala
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle