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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 22 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing Scrum 28 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.35% 4.17% 4.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.78% 5.33% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 7
Median daily rate £475 £331 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.39% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £302 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £453 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £408 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.06% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +22.33%

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
360 394 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 81.63% 78.33% 81.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 273 181
Median daily rate £425 £410 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 9
Median hourly rate £20.97 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.06% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £9.00 £7.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £28.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +15 27 £475 +11.76% 10
Scrum
Yorkshire

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 97 (90.65%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (47.66%) TDD
3 46 (42.99%) Kanban
4 26 (24.30%) Java
4 26 (24.30%) User Stories
5 22 (20.56%) Product Management
6 20 (18.69%) User Experience
6 20 (18.69%) Prototyping
7 19 (17.76%) BDD
8 18 (16.82%) Software Architecture
8 18 (16.82%) JavaScript
9 15 (14.02%) Banking
10 14 (13.08%) Git (software)
11 13 (12.15%) CSS
11 13 (12.15%) HTML
12 12 (11.21%) Web Development
12 12 (11.21%) Service Design
13 11 (10.28%) Microservices
13 11 (10.28%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (10.28%) Security Cleared
13 11 (10.28%) Mockito
14 10 (9.35%) Scala
14 10 (9.35%) jMock
14 10 (9.35%) Spring
14 10 (9.35%) PHP
14 10 (9.35%) MySQL
14 10 (9.35%) OOP
14 10 (9.35%) Tomcat
15 9 (8.41%) Python
15 9 (8.41%) XML

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 10 (9.35%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.61%) CMS
2 6 (5.61%) Confluence
2 6 (5.61%) WordPress
3 5 (4.67%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.93%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.93%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.67%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.87%) SaaS
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.93%) Force.com
3 1 (0.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.35%) MySQL
2 9 (8.41%) MongoDB
2 9 (8.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.93%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (0.93%) QlikView
4 1 (0.93%) Redis
4 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (13.08%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.28%) Mockito
3 10 (9.35%) jMock
4 9 (8.41%) Spock
5 8 (7.48%) EasyMock
5 8 (7.48%) JIRA
5 8 (7.48%) Selenium
6 4 (3.74%) Maven
7 3 (2.80%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.80%) JUnit
8 2 (1.87%) DbUnit
8 2 (1.87%) Gradle
8 2 (1.87%) SonarQube
8 2 (1.87%) Subversion
9 1 (0.93%) Ant
9 1 (0.93%) JIRA Agile
9 1 (0.93%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (14.02%) Banking
2 8 (7.48%) Finance
3 4 (3.74%) Games
4 3 (2.80%) Marketing
4 3 (2.80%) Online Betting
4 3 (2.80%) Retail
4 3 (2.80%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.87%) Electronics
5 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.93%) Advertising
6 1 (0.93%) Billing
Job Titles
1 39 (36.45%) Developer
2 30 (28.04%) Architect
3 22 (20.56%) Technical Architect
4 16 (14.95%) Java Developer
5 13 (12.15%) Product Manager
6 11 (10.28%) Scrum Master
7 9 (8.41%) Agile Coach
7 9 (8.41%) PHP Developer
8 7 (6.54%) Agile Developer
8 7 (6.54%) Agile Java Developer
8 7 (6.54%) Business Architect
9 6 (5.61%) Agile Business Analyst
9 6 (5.61%) Analyst
9 6 (5.61%) Business Analyst
9 6 (5.61%) Consultant
10 5 (4.67%) Agile Scrum Master
10 5 (4.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (4.67%) Web Consultant
11 4 (3.74%) Digital Product Manager
11 4 (3.74%) Digital Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.15%) CSS
1 13 (12.15%) HTML
2 10 (9.35%) Spring
3 9 (8.41%) XML
4 8 (7.48%) REST
5 7 (6.54%) Spring Boot
6 6 (5.61%) Ajax
6 6 (5.61%) RESTful
6 6 (5.61%) XHTML
7 5 (4.67%) Web Services
8 4 (3.74%) Laravel
8 4 (3.74%) Sass
8 4 (3.74%) SOAP
9 3 (2.80%) CodeIgniter
9 3 (2.80%) Symfony
10 2 (1.87%) .NET
10 2 (1.87%) J2EE
10 2 (1.87%) JSON
10 2 (1.87%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (1.87%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.69%) User Experience
2 3 (2.80%) Fintech
2 3 (2.80%) RIA
3 2 (1.87%) Online Games
3 2 (1.87%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.93%) CESG
4 1 (0.93%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.93%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (0.93%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.80%) Linux
1 3 (2.80%) Unix
2 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (90.65%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (47.66%) TDD
3 46 (42.99%) Kanban
4 26 (24.30%) User Stories
5 22 (20.56%) Product Management
6 20 (18.69%) Prototyping
7 19 (17.76%) BDD
8 18 (16.82%) Software Architecture
9 12 (11.21%) Service Design
9 12 (11.21%) Web Development
10 11 (10.28%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (10.28%) Microservices
11 10 (9.35%) OOP
12 8 (7.48%) Analytics
12 8 (7.48%) Coaching
12 8 (7.48%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (7.48%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (6.54%) Project Management
13 7 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (5.61%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (24.30%) Java
2 18 (16.82%) JavaScript
3 10 (9.35%) PHP
3 10 (9.35%) Scala
4 9 (8.41%) Python
4 9 (8.41%) Ruby
5 8 (7.48%) Clojure
5 8 (7.48%) SQL
6 6 (5.61%) PHP 5
7 2 (1.87%) Go
8 1 (0.93%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.93%) ECMAScript
8 1 (0.93%) ES6
8 1 (0.93%) Groovy
8 1 (0.93%) Jython
8 1 (0.93%) Korn
8 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.93%) SOQL
8 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.93%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (10.28%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.61%) Degree
3 4 (3.74%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.93%) CISSP
5 1 (0.93%) CLAS
5 1 (0.93%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.93%) FATCA
1 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (7.48%) Docker
2 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Piwik
Vendors
1 6 (5.61%) Zend
2 5 (4.67%) Google
3 2 (1.87%) SAP
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle
4 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.93%) Solace
4 1 (0.93%) VMware
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