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 26 September 2016 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 9 39 17
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -22
Contract jobs citing Scrum 54 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 10.71% 2.82% 5.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.67% 3.23% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 9 6
Median daily rate £500 £425 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +38.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £465 £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.38 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+7.72% -4.98%
Scrum
South 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 Sheffield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
395 372 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 78.37% 87.53% 78.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 294 108
Median daily rate £450 £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +27.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 11
Median hourly rate £27.50 £12.35 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.67% -19.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £9.90 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £15.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 2016, 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 60 (82.19%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (64.38%) TDD
3 31 (42.47%) Java
4 24 (32.88%) Kanban
5 19 (26.03%) Git (software)
5 19 (26.03%) BDD
6 17 (23.29%) User Stories
7 15 (20.55%) Prototyping
7 15 (20.55%) JavaScript
8 14 (19.18%) NoSQL
8 14 (19.18%) Product Management
9 13 (17.81%) Software Architecture
9 13 (17.81%) OOP
9 13 (17.81%) CSS
9 13 (17.81%) HTML
10 12 (16.44%) Python
10 12 (16.44%) MySQL
10 12 (16.44%) PHP
10 12 (16.44%) Ruby
11 11 (15.07%) Scala
11 11 (15.07%) SQL
11 11 (15.07%) Docker
12 10 (13.70%) DevOps
13 9 (12.33%) Unit Testing
13 9 (12.33%) Security Cleared
13 9 (12.33%) MVC
14 8 (10.96%) Spring
14 8 (10.96%) Linux
14 8 (10.96%) SC Cleared
14 8 (10.96%) RESTful

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 7 (9.59%) nginx
2 5 (6.85%) CMS
2 5 (6.85%) Confluence
2 5 (6.85%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.85%) WordPress
3 1 (1.37%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.37%) Apache
3 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) GitHub
2 6 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.74%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.18%) NoSQL
2 12 (16.44%) MySQL
3 7 (9.59%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 19 (26.03%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.59%) Selenium
3 6 (8.22%) Artifactory
3 6 (8.22%) GitLab
3 6 (8.22%) Jenkins
3 6 (8.22%) JIRA
4 5 (6.85%) EasyMock
4 5 (6.85%) jMock
4 5 (6.85%) Mockito
4 5 (6.85%) Spock
4 5 (6.85%) Subversion
5 1 (1.37%) Ant
5 1 (1.37%) Gradle
5 1 (1.37%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (1.37%) JMeter
5 1 (1.37%) Maven
5 1 (1.37%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.37%) Xdebug
General
1 5 (6.85%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Marketing
3 2 (2.74%) Games
4 1 (1.37%) Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Billing
Job Titles
1 35 (47.95%) Developer
2 18 (24.66%) Java Developer
3 15 (20.55%) Architect
4 13 (17.81%) Technical Architect
5 12 (16.44%) PHP Developer
6 10 (13.70%) Scrum Master
7 7 (9.59%) Agile Coach
8 6 (8.22%) Agile Developer
8 6 (8.22%) Agile Java Developer
8 6 (8.22%) Agile Scrum Master
8 6 (8.22%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Lead DevOps
8 6 (8.22%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 6 (8.22%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 6 (8.22%) Symfony Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Consultant
9 5 (6.85%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (5.48%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.48%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.81%) CSS
1 13 (17.81%) HTML
2 8 (10.96%) RESTful
2 8 (10.96%) Spring
3 7 (9.59%) CodeIgniter
3 7 (9.59%) Laravel
3 7 (9.59%) Symfony
4 6 (8.22%) MCollective
4 6 (8.22%) REST
4 6 (8.22%) Sensu
4 6 (8.22%) XML
5 5 (6.85%) Ajax
5 5 (6.85%) XHTML
6 4 (5.48%) Spring Boot
7 3 (4.11%) JSON
7 3 (4.11%) SOAP
7 3 (4.11%) Velocity
8 2 (2.74%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.74%) Spring MVC
8 2 (2.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
1 1 (1.37%) NHS
1 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
1 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.96%) Linux
2 6 (8.22%) CoreOS
3 1 (1.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (82.19%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (64.38%) TDD
3 24 (32.88%) Kanban
4 19 (26.03%) BDD
5 17 (23.29%) User Stories
6 15 (20.55%) Prototyping
7 14 (19.18%) Product Management
8 13 (17.81%) OOP
8 13 (17.81%) Software Architecture
9 10 (13.70%) DevOps
10 9 (12.33%) MVC
10 9 (12.33%) Unit Testing
11 6 (8.22%) Configuration Management
11 6 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (8.22%) Project Management
12 5 (6.85%) Coaching
12 5 (6.85%) Content Management
12 5 (6.85%) Microservices
12 5 (6.85%) Pair Programming
13 4 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (42.47%) Java
2 15 (20.55%) JavaScript
3 12 (16.44%) PHP
3 12 (16.44%) Python
3 12 (16.44%) Ruby
4 11 (15.07%) Scala
4 11 (15.07%) SQL
5 7 (9.59%) Clojure
6 6 (8.22%) Erlang
6 6 (8.22%) Go
7 5 (6.85%) Groovy
7 5 (6.85%) PHP 5
8 2 (2.74%) Apex Code
8 2 (2.74%) Jython
8 2 (2.74%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.96%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.59%) Degree
4 1 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (15.07%) Docker
2 6 (8.22%) Ceph
2 6 (8.22%) etcd
2 6 (8.22%) flannel
2 6 (8.22%) GlusterFS
3 1 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (8.22%) Ansible
1 6 (8.22%) Graphite
1 6 (8.22%) HAProxy
1 6 (8.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (8.22%) Kubernetes
1 6 (8.22%) logstash
1 6 (8.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (8.22%) Puppet
1 6 (8.22%) rkt
Vendors
1 5 (6.85%) Zend
2 2 (2.74%) EMC
2 2 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
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