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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 7 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 76 32 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 11.26% 6.18% 4.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.02% 7.73% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 28 4
Median daily rate £475 £388 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -2.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £216 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +20.19%
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
542 414 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 80.30% 79.92% 73.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 314 156
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 29 20
Median hourly rate £25.50 £13.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.15% -45.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.64 £9.00 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.30 £25.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +10 66 £500 +29.03% 5
Barnsley - 1 £300 -
Scrum
Yorkshire

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 84 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (52.08%) TDD
3 37 (38.54%) Kanban
4 27 (28.13%) Java
5 24 (25.00%) User Stories
6 19 (19.79%) Product Management
6 19 (19.79%) BDD
7 18 (18.75%) Prototyping
8 17 (17.71%) JavaScript
9 16 (16.67%) Software Architecture
10 14 (14.58%) User Experience
11 12 (12.50%) OOP
11 12 (12.50%) Scala
12 11 (11.46%) Git (software)
12 11 (11.46%) Microservices
13 10 (10.42%) NoSQL
13 10 (10.42%) MongoDB
13 10 (10.42%) Spring
13 10 (10.42%) PHP
13 10 (10.42%) MySQL
13 10 (10.42%) HTML
13 10 (10.42%) CSS
13 10 (10.42%) Banking
14 9 (9.38%) Tomcat
14 9 (9.38%) Web Development
14 9 (9.38%) Selenium
14 9 (9.38%) jMock
14 9 (9.38%) EasyMock
14 9 (9.38%) Clojure
14 9 (9.38%) Mockito

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 9 (9.38%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.25%) CMS
2 6 (6.25%) Confluence
2 6 (6.25%) WordPress
3 5 (5.21%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.04%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.21%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.08%) Force.com
3 1 (1.04%) GitHub
3 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.42%) MongoDB
1 10 (10.42%) MySQL
1 10 (10.42%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (11.46%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.38%) EasyMock
2 9 (9.38%) jMock
2 9 (9.38%) Mockito
2 9 (9.38%) Selenium
2 9 (9.38%) Spock
3 7 (7.29%) JIRA
4 3 (3.13%) Subversion
5 1 (1.04%) Ant
5 1 (1.04%) Gradle
5 1 (1.04%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (1.04%) Maven
General
1 10 (10.42%) Banking
2 7 (7.29%) Finance
3 4 (4.17%) Marketing
4 3 (3.13%) Games
4 3 (3.13%) Retail
4 3 (3.13%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.08%) Electronics
5 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.04%) Billing
6 1 (1.04%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 39 (40.63%) Developer
2 23 (23.96%) Architect
3 19 (19.79%) Technical Architect
4 18 (18.75%) Java Developer
5 11 (11.46%) Scrum Master
6 10 (10.42%) Agile Developer
6 10 (10.42%) Agile Java Developer
6 10 (10.42%) PHP Developer
7 9 (9.38%) Agile Coach
7 9 (9.38%) Product Manager
8 6 (6.25%) Agile Scrum Master
8 6 (6.25%) Analyst
8 6 (6.25%) Business Analyst
8 6 (6.25%) Consultant
9 5 (5.21%) Agile Business Analyst
9 5 (5.21%) Web Consultant
10 4 (4.17%) Development Manager
10 4 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (4.17%) Java Architect
10 4 (4.17%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.42%) CSS
1 10 (10.42%) HTML
1 10 (10.42%) Spring
2 8 (8.33%) Spring Boot
3 7 (7.29%) XML
4 6 (6.25%) Ajax
4 6 (6.25%) XHTML
5 5 (5.21%) REST
5 5 (5.21%) RESTful
6 4 (4.17%) CodeIgniter
6 4 (4.17%) Laravel
6 4 (4.17%) Sass
6 4 (4.17%) Symfony
7 3 (3.13%) Velocity
8 2 (2.08%) .NET
8 2 (2.08%) JSON
8 2 (2.08%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (2.08%) SOAP
8 2 (2.08%) Visualforce
8 2 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.58%) User Experience
2 3 (3.13%) Fintech
3 2 (2.08%) Psychology
3 2 (2.08%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.04%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (1.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.04%) Linux
1 1 (1.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (52.08%) TDD
3 37 (38.54%) Kanban
4 24 (25.00%) User Stories
5 19 (19.79%) BDD
5 19 (19.79%) Product Management
6 18 (18.75%) Prototyping
7 16 (16.67%) Software Architecture
8 12 (12.50%) OOP
9 11 (11.46%) Microservices
10 9 (9.38%) Web Development
11 8 (8.33%) Service Design
12 7 (7.29%) Analytics
12 7 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (7.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (7.29%) Unit Testing
13 6 (6.25%) Coaching
13 6 (6.25%) Content Management
13 6 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (5.21%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 27 (28.13%) Java
2 17 (17.71%) JavaScript
3 12 (12.50%) Scala
4 10 (10.42%) PHP
5 9 (9.38%) Clojure
6 7 (7.29%) Python
6 7 (7.29%) Ruby
7 6 (6.25%) PHP 5
7 6 (6.25%) SQL
8 3 (3.13%) Groovy
9 2 (2.08%) Apex Code
9 2 (2.08%) SOQL
10 1 (1.04%) Jython
Qualifications
1 7 (7.29%) Degree
2 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.04%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (9.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (6.25%) Zend
2 5 (5.21%) Google
3 2 (2.08%) EMC
3 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.08%) SAP
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