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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 29 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 20 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.08% 4.69% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.42% 5.84% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 2
Average daily rate £325 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.88 £37.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+21.12% +1.00%
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
369 274 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 75.31% 80.35% 64.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 177 115
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 16
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.79 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.33% -12.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.60 £30.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
Sheffield -11 11 £419 +19.64% 15
Scrum
Yorkshire

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 50 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.00%) TDD
3 19 (38.00%) BDD
4 15 (30.00%) Java
5 11 (22.00%) Linux
5 11 (22.00%) Ruby
6 9 (18.00%) Web Development
6 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (16.00%) HTML
7 8 (16.00%) SQL
7 8 (16.00%) Finance
7 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (14.00%) CSS
8 7 (14.00%) User Stories
8 7 (14.00%) DevOps
9 6 (12.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (12.00%) Node.js
9 6 (12.00%) Scala
9 6 (12.00%) C#
9 6 (12.00%) .NET
9 6 (12.00%) Mac OS X
9 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
9 6 (12.00%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (12.00%) MVC
10 5 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
10 5 (10.00%) Kanban
10 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
10 5 (10.00%) Test Scripting
10 5 (10.00%) IBM
10 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 6 (12.00%) Node.js
2 2 (4.00%) CMS
2 2 (4.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) Liferay
3 1 (2.00%) Magnolia
3 1 (2.00%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.00%) MS Project
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.00%) GitHub
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) HTTP
2 2 (4.00%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.00%) MySQL
3 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.00%) Maven
3 2 (4.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.00%) Ant
4 1 (2.00%) EasyMock
4 1 (2.00%) JIRA
4 1 (2.00%) JUnit
4 1 (2.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.00%) Selenium
4 1 (2.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Banking
2 2 (4.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (42.00%) Developer
2 17 (34.00%) Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Business Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 6 (12.00%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Test Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Agile Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (8.00%) CRM Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 3 (6.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Project Delivery Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Solutions Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Tester
7 3 (6.00%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.00%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) HTML
2 7 (14.00%) CSS
3 6 (12.00%) .NET
3 6 (12.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (12.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (8.00%) HTML5
4 4 (8.00%) J2EE
4 4 (8.00%) REST
5 3 (6.00%) CSS3
5 3 (6.00%) jQuery
5 3 (6.00%) MCollective
5 3 (6.00%) Spring
5 3 (6.00%) WPF
6 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (4.00%) JSON
6 2 (4.00%) Play Framework
6 2 (4.00%) RESTful
6 2 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.00%) NHS
3 2 (4.00%) PMI
4 1 (2.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) Linux
2 6 (12.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (6.00%) CentOS
3 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (6.00%) Unix
4 2 (4.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.00%) TDD
3 19 (38.00%) BDD
4 9 (18.00%) Web Development
5 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (14.00%) DevOps
6 7 (14.00%) User Stories
7 6 (12.00%) MVC
8 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 5 (10.00%) CRM
8 5 (10.00%) Kanban
8 5 (10.00%) Test Scripting
9 4 (8.00%) Data Migration
9 4 (8.00%) Integration Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Load Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Migration
9 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
9 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) Java
2 11 (22.00%) Ruby
3 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (16.00%) SQL
5 6 (12.00%) C#
5 6 (12.00%) Scala
6 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.00%) Perl
7 1 (2.00%) Clojure
7 1 (2.00%) Groovy
7 1 (2.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.00%) Python
7 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.00%) ISEB
4 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Docker
1 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Ansible
1 3 (6.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) IBM
2 3 (6.00%) VMware
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £380 per day
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