The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 12 46 26
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -20
Contract jobs citing Scrum 60 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 9.57% 2.38% 4.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.55% 2.89% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 10 6
Median daily rate £475 £425 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +38.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £368 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £458 £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
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 South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
478 450 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 76.24% 82.42% 74.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 343 165
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £267 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.50 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.00 £25.00
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 South Yorkshire

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +30 54 £500 +17.64% 6
Barnsley - 1 £300 -
Scrum
Yorkshire

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 68 (83.95%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (59.26%) TDD
3 32 (39.51%) Java
4 25 (30.86%) Kanban
5 20 (24.69%) BDD
6 19 (23.46%) Git (software)
6 19 (23.46%) JavaScript
7 17 (20.99%) User Stories
8 15 (18.52%) Prototyping
9 14 (17.28%) NoSQL
9 14 (17.28%) Product Management
9 14 (17.28%) Ruby
10 13 (16.05%) Software Architecture
10 13 (16.05%) OOP
10 13 (16.05%) CSS
10 13 (16.05%) HTML
10 13 (16.05%) Python
11 12 (14.81%) MySQL
11 12 (14.81%) PHP
12 11 (13.58%) SQL
12 11 (13.58%) Scala
12 11 (13.58%) Docker
13 10 (12.35%) DevOps
13 10 (12.35%) Security Cleared
14 9 (11.11%) RESTful
14 9 (11.11%) Unit Testing
14 9 (11.11%) Linux
14 9 (11.11%) MVC
15 8 (9.88%) Spring
15 8 (9.88%) Web Development

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in South 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 7 (8.64%) nginx
2 5 (6.17%) CMS
2 5 (6.17%) Confluence
2 5 (6.17%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.17%) WordPress
3 4 (4.94%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.23%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.23%) Apache
4 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.88%) GitHub
2 6 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.94%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.47%) Force.com
5 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.28%) NoSQL
2 12 (14.81%) MySQL
3 7 (8.64%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 19 (23.46%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.64%) Selenium
3 6 (7.41%) Artifactory
3 6 (7.41%) GitLab
3 6 (7.41%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.41%) JIRA
4 5 (6.17%) EasyMock
4 5 (6.17%) jMock
4 5 (6.17%) Mockito
4 5 (6.17%) Spock
4 5 (6.17%) Subversion
5 1 (1.23%) Ant
5 1 (1.23%) Gradle
5 1 (1.23%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (1.23%) JMeter
5 1 (1.23%) Maven
5 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.23%) Xdebug
General
1 5 (6.17%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Games
2 3 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (1.23%) Banking
3 1 (1.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 40 (49.38%) Developer
2 18 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 16 (19.75%) Architect
4 14 (17.28%) Technical Architect
5 12 (14.81%) PHP Developer
6 11 (13.58%) Scrum Master
7 8 (9.88%) Agile Coach
8 6 (7.41%) Agile Developer
8 6 (7.41%) Agile Java Developer
8 6 (7.41%) Agile Scrum Master
8 6 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Lead DevOps
8 6 (7.41%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 6 (7.41%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 6 (7.41%) Symfony Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Consultant
9 5 (6.17%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (4.94%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.94%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.05%) CSS
1 13 (16.05%) HTML
2 9 (11.11%) RESTful
3 8 (9.88%) Spring
4 7 (8.64%) CodeIgniter
4 7 (8.64%) Laravel
4 7 (8.64%) Symfony
5 6 (7.41%) MCollective
5 6 (7.41%) REST
5 6 (7.41%) Sensu
5 6 (7.41%) XML
6 5 (6.17%) Ajax
6 5 (6.17%) XHTML
7 4 (4.94%) Spring Boot
8 3 (3.70%) JSON
8 3 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (3.70%) Sass
8 3 (3.70%) SOAP
8 3 (3.70%) Velocity
8 3 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.17%) User Experience
2 2 (2.47%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.11%) Linux
2 6 (7.41%) CoreOS
3 1 (1.23%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (83.95%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (59.26%) TDD
3 25 (30.86%) Kanban
4 20 (24.69%) BDD
5 17 (20.99%) User Stories
6 15 (18.52%) Prototyping
7 14 (17.28%) Product Management
8 13 (16.05%) OOP
8 13 (16.05%) Software Architecture
9 10 (12.35%) DevOps
10 9 (11.11%) MVC
10 9 (11.11%) Unit Testing
11 8 (9.88%) Web Development
12 7 (8.64%) Analytics
12 7 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (7.41%) Configuration Management
13 6 (7.41%) Microservices
13 6 (7.41%) Project Management
14 5 (6.17%) Pair Programming
14 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (39.51%) Java
2 19 (23.46%) JavaScript
3 14 (17.28%) Ruby
4 13 (16.05%) Python
5 12 (14.81%) PHP
6 11 (13.58%) Scala
6 11 (13.58%) SQL
7 7 (8.64%) Clojure
8 6 (7.41%) Erlang
8 6 (7.41%) Go
9 5 (6.17%) Groovy
9 5 (6.17%) PHP 5
10 2 (2.47%) Apex Code
10 2 (2.47%) Jython
10 2 (2.47%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 10 (12.35%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.88%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.64%) Degree
4 2 (2.47%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (13.58%) Docker
2 6 (7.41%) Ceph
2 6 (7.41%) etcd
2 6 (7.41%) flannel
2 6 (7.41%) GlusterFS
3 1 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) Ansible
1 6 (7.41%) Graphite
1 6 (7.41%) HAProxy
1 6 (7.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (7.41%) Kubernetes
1 6 (7.41%) logstash
1 6 (7.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (7.41%) Puppet
1 6 (7.41%) rkt
Vendors
1 5 (6.17%) Zend
2 4 (4.94%) Google
3 2 (2.47%) EMC
3 2 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
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