The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum-ban skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum-ban over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum-ban
Rank 636 655 631
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -24
Contract jobs citing Scrum-ban 9 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.012% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.020% 0.015% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 4
Median daily rate £538 £538 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £543 £375
% change year-on-year
- +44.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44748 47093 43723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.83% 80.36% 78.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 29511 30650 27059
Median daily rate £438 £425 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1130 1273 1184
Median hourly rate £29.50 £31.44 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Scrum-ban
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Scrum-ban as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum-ban Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Scrum-ban
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scrum-ban within the UK.

Scrum-ban Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Scrum-ban
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum-ban within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Scrum-ban Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Scrum-ban
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum-ban within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 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
England +8 9 £538 - 2
London -17 7 £538 +8.04% 1
Nottingham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 - -

Scrum-ban
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Scrum-ban also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Scrum-ban.

1 16 (100.00%) Scrum
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) Kanban
3 8 (50.00%) Open Source
4 7 (43.75%) User Stories
4 7 (43.75%) Degree
5 6 (37.50%) HTML
5 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (37.50%) CSS
5 6 (37.50%) Web Services
5 6 (37.50%) TDD
6 5 (31.25%) JSON
6 5 (31.25%) JIRA
6 5 (31.25%) jQuery
6 5 (31.25%) XML
6 5 (31.25%) Publishing
6 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
6 5 (31.25%) RESTful
6 5 (31.25%) HTML5
6 5 (31.25%) CSS3
7 4 (25.00%) Node.js
7 4 (25.00%) ATDD
7 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (25.00%) High Availability
7 4 (25.00%) Sass
7 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
7 4 (25.00%) BDD
7 4 (25.00%) Confluence
7 4 (25.00%) LESS
7 4 (25.00%) Project Management

Scrum-ban
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (18.75%) GitHub
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
2 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (18.75%) Bundler
3 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
3 3 (18.75%) Subversion
3 3 (18.75%) Vagrant
4 2 (12.50%) Grunt
4 2 (12.50%) gulp
4 2 (12.50%) Selenium
4 2 (12.50%) webpack
5 1 (6.25%) Calabash
5 1 (6.25%) Capybara
5 1 (6.25%) FxCop
5 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
5 1 (6.25%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (6.25%) StyleCop
5 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
5 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (31.25%) Publishing
2 3 (18.75%) Games
3 2 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Scrum Master
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Scrum Master
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Report Writer
4 2 (12.50%) SSRS Report Writer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Developer in Test
5 1 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (6.25%) iOS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
1 6 (37.50%) Web Services
2 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
2 5 (31.25%) CSS3
2 5 (31.25%) HTML5
2 5 (31.25%) jQuery
2 5 (31.25%) JSON
2 5 (31.25%) RESTful
2 5 (31.25%) XML
3 4 (25.00%) LESS
3 4 (25.00%) Node.js
3 4 (25.00%) Sass
3 4 (25.00%) Velocity
4 3 (18.75%) .NET
4 3 (18.75%) React
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (12.50%) Ajax
6 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (6.25%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
1 3 (18.75%) Video on Demand
2 2 (12.50%) Data Extraction
2 2 (12.50%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (6.25%) iPad
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Ubuntu
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) Scrum
2 14 (87.50%) Kanban
3 8 (50.00%) Open Source
4 7 (43.75%) User Stories
5 6 (37.50%) TDD
6 4 (25.00%) ATDD
6 4 (25.00%) BDD
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (25.00%) High Availability
6 4 (25.00%) OO
6 4 (25.00%) OOD
6 4 (25.00%) OOP
6 4 (25.00%) Project Management
6 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (25.00%) SOA
7 3 (18.75%) DevOps
7 3 (18.75%) DSDM
7 3 (18.75%) Release Management
7 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Docker
1 3 (18.75%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (18.75%) VirtualBox
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle