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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank - 32 28
Contract jobs citing Scrum 0 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - 0.49% 3.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.61% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £45.88 £37.88
% change year-on-year
-10.08% +21.12%

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
115 165 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 75.66% 80.88% 75.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 74 116
Median daily rate £400 £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £154 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 6
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% -27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 8 (61.54%) CSS
3 7 (53.85%) Web Services
3 7 (53.85%) PHP
3 7 (53.85%) Java
4 6 (46.15%) OO
4 6 (46.15%) Middleware
4 6 (46.15%) Web Development
4 6 (46.15%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) User Experience
5 3 (23.08%) Smartphone
5 3 (23.08%) CRM
5 3 (23.08%) C#
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) Digital Content Management
6 2 (15.38%) Kanban
6 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
7 1 (7.69%) GeoServer
7 1 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (7.69%) Open Source
7 1 (7.69%) FxCop
7 1 (7.69%) StyleCop
7 1 (7.69%) Scrum-ban
7 1 (7.69%) NServiceBus

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 (7.69%) GeoServer
1 1 (7.69%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) GIS
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) FitNesse
2 1 (7.69%) FxCop
2 1 (7.69%) Robot Framework
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) StyleCop
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Author
1 6 (46.15%) Technical Author
2 3 (23.08%) Digital Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Product Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Product Owner
3 2 (15.38%) Product Owner
3 2 (15.38%) Web Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Web Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Content Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Product Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) CSS
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) Web Services
3 6 (46.15%) HTML5
3 6 (46.15%) Middleware
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 1 (7.69%) Ajax
5 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (7.69%) Django
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) MSMQ
5 1 (7.69%) WCF
5 1 (7.69%) WF
5 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Smartphone
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) OO
2 6 (46.15%) Web Development
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) Digital Content Management
4 2 (15.38%) Kanban
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum-ban
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) PHP
3 3 (23.08%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) XPath
5 1 (7.69%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) Zend