The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 23 36 22
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Contract jobs citing Scrum 25 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.10% 3.14% 3.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.47% 3.90% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 3
Median daily rate £475 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
295 333 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 83.81% 80.43% 81.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 227 123
Median daily rate £440 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £587 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 8
Median hourly rate £20.97 £16.00 £20.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.06% -21.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Sheffield region.

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 86 (93.48%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (51.09%) TDD
3 44 (47.83%) Kanban
4 26 (28.26%) User Stories
5 24 (26.09%) Java
6 22 (23.91%) Product Management
7 20 (21.74%) Prototyping
8 19 (20.65%) BDD
9 18 (19.57%) Software Architecture
10 14 (15.22%) User Experience
11 13 (14.13%) Git (software)
11 13 (14.13%) Banking
12 11 (11.96%) Mockito
12 11 (11.96%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (11.96%) Service Design
13 10 (10.87%) Microservices
13 10 (10.87%) Scala
13 10 (10.87%) Security Cleared
13 10 (10.87%) jMock
13 10 (10.87%) Spring
13 10 (10.87%) HTML
13 10 (10.87%) JavaScript
13 10 (10.87%) CSS
13 10 (10.87%) Tomcat
14 9 (9.78%) Spock
14 9 (9.78%) Continuous Delivery
15 8 (8.70%) Coaching
15 8 (8.70%) Docker
15 8 (8.70%) EasyMock
15 8 (8.70%) Clojure

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 10 (10.87%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.43%) CMS
2 5 (5.43%) Confluence
2 5 (5.43%) WordPress
3 1 (1.09%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.09%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.09%) Force.com
1 1 (1.09%) GitHub
1 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.70%) MongoDB
1 8 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 6 (6.52%) MySQL
3 2 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.09%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (1.09%) Redis
4 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (14.13%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.96%) Mockito
3 10 (10.87%) jMock
4 9 (9.78%) Spock
5 8 (8.70%) EasyMock
5 8 (8.70%) Selenium
6 7 (7.61%) JIRA
7 4 (4.35%) Maven
8 3 (3.26%) Jenkins
8 3 (3.26%) JUnit
9 2 (2.17%) DbUnit
9 2 (2.17%) Gradle
9 2 (2.17%) SonarQube
10 1 (1.09%) Ant
10 1 (1.09%) JIRA Agile
10 1 (1.09%) PHPUnit
10 1 (1.09%) Subversion
10 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (14.13%) Banking
2 4 (4.35%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Games
3 3 (3.26%) Marketing
3 3 (3.26%) Online Betting
3 3 (3.26%) Retail
3 3 (3.26%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.17%) Electronics
4 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (31.52%) Architect
1 29 (31.52%) Developer
2 21 (22.83%) Technical Architect
3 15 (16.30%) Java Developer
4 12 (13.04%) Product Manager
4 12 (13.04%) Scrum Master
5 7 (7.61%) Agile Coach
5 7 (7.61%) Agile Developer
5 7 (7.61%) Agile Java Developer
5 7 (7.61%) Business Architect
6 6 (6.52%) PHP Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Agile Business Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Agile Scrum Master
7 5 (5.43%) Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Web Consultant
8 4 (4.35%) Digital Architect
8 4 (4.35%) Digital Technical Architect
8 4 (4.35%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.87%) CSS
1 10 (10.87%) HTML
1 10 (10.87%) Spring
2 8 (8.70%) REST
2 8 (8.70%) XML
3 7 (7.61%) Spring Boot
4 5 (5.43%) Ajax
4 5 (5.43%) XHTML
5 4 (4.35%) SOAP
5 4 (4.35%) Web Services
6 3 (3.26%) RESTful
7 2 (2.17%) Apache Camel
7 2 (2.17%) J2EE
7 2 (2.17%) JSON
7 2 (2.17%) Laravel
7 2 (2.17%) PowerMock
7 2 (2.17%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (2.17%) Velocity
8 1 (1.09%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (1.09%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) User Experience
2 4 (4.35%) RIA
3 3 (3.26%) Fintech
4 2 (2.17%) Online Games
5 1 (1.09%) CESG
5 1 (1.09%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.09%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (1.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.26%) Linux
1 3 (3.26%) Unix
2 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (93.48%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (51.09%) TDD
3 44 (47.83%) Kanban
4 26 (28.26%) User Stories
5 22 (23.91%) Product Management
6 20 (21.74%) Prototyping
7 19 (20.65%) BDD
8 18 (19.57%) Software Architecture
9 11 (11.96%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (11.96%) Service Design
10 10 (10.87%) Microservices
11 9 (9.78%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (8.70%) Coaching
13 7 (7.61%) OOP
13 7 (7.61%) Project Management
14 6 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (6.52%) Web Development
15 5 (5.43%) Content Management
15 5 (5.43%) Risk Management
15 5 (5.43%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.09%) Java
2 10 (10.87%) JavaScript
2 10 (10.87%) Scala
3 8 (8.70%) Clojure
3 8 (8.70%) Python
3 8 (8.70%) Ruby
4 7 (7.61%) PHP
5 6 (6.52%) SQL
6 5 (5.43%) PHP 5
7 2 (2.17%) Go
8 1 (1.09%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.09%) ECMAScript
8 1 (1.09%) ES6
8 1 (1.09%) Groovy
8 1 (1.09%) Jython
8 1 (1.09%) Korn
8 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.09%) SOQL
8 1 (1.09%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (10.87%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.35%) CTC Cleared
2 4 (4.35%) Degree
3 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.09%) CISSP
4 1 (1.09%) CLAS
4 1 (1.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.09%) FATCA
1 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (8.70%) Docker
2 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Piwik
Vendors
1 5 (5.43%) Zend
2 2 (2.17%) SAP
3 1 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.09%) Solace
3 1 (1.09%) VMware
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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