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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum-ban
Rank 636 643 596
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -47
Contract jobs citing Scrum-ban 7 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.005% 0.013%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.016% 0.007% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Median daily rate £423 £498 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.07% +4.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £456 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £540 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 - £375
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
44747 45474 41772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.69% 79.85% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29561 29429 25946
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1036 1183 1168
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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 24 July 2016.

Scrum-ban Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Scrum-ban
Top 12 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 24 July 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 -12 6 £425 -14.57% 2
London 0 2 £380 -23.61% 1
East Midlands - 2 - - 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Harrogate - 1 £450 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £420 -
Scotland - 1 £420 - 1

Scrum-ban
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (100.00%) Scrum
2 16 (84.21%) Kanban
3 10 (52.63%) Web Services
3 10 (52.63%) TDD
4 9 (47.37%) JSON
4 9 (47.37%) XML
4 9 (47.37%) User Stories
5 8 (42.11%) RESTful
5 8 (42.11%) Cucumber
5 8 (42.11%) BDD
5 8 (42.11%) ATDD
6 7 (36.84%) Degree
6 7 (36.84%) Video on Demand
6 7 (36.84%) Release Management
6 7 (36.84%) Pair Programming
7 6 (31.58%) Velocity
7 6 (31.58%) HTML
7 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
7 6 (31.58%) CSS
7 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (26.32%) CSS3
8 5 (26.32%) HTML5
8 5 (26.32%) Open Source
8 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
8 5 (26.32%) Project Management
8 5 (26.32%) jQuery
8 5 (26.32%) JIRA
9 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (21.05%) Ruby

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 (21.05%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Cucumber
2 5 (26.32%) JIRA
3 3 (15.79%) Appium
3 3 (15.79%) Calabash
3 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.79%) Subversion
3 3 (15.79%) Xcode
4 1 (5.26%) FxCop
4 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.26%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (5.26%) Selenium
4 1 (5.26%) StyleCop
4 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Games
1 3 (15.79%) Legal
2 2 (10.53%) Publishing
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Scrum Master
3 4 (21.05%) Developer in Test
3 4 (21.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (21.05%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Scrum Master
4 3 (15.79%) Angular Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Report Writer
5 2 (10.53%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (10.53%) SSRS Report Writer
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Video On Demand Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Web Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) Web Services
2 9 (47.37%) JSON
2 9 (47.37%) XML
3 8 (42.11%) RESTful
4 6 (31.58%) CSS
4 6 (31.58%) HTML
4 6 (31.58%) Velocity
5 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
5 5 (26.32%) CSS3
5 5 (26.32%) HTML5
5 5 (26.32%) jQuery
6 4 (21.05%) .NET
6 4 (21.05%) Gherkin
6 4 (21.05%) LESS
6 4 (21.05%) Node.js
6 4 (21.05%) Sass
7 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
8 2 (10.53%) Ajax
9 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
9 1 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Video on Demand
2 3 (15.79%) Data Extraction
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
2 3 (15.79%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.26%) iPad
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (100.00%) Scrum
2 16 (84.21%) Kanban
3 10 (52.63%) TDD
4 9 (47.37%) User Stories
5 8 (42.11%) ATDD
5 8 (42.11%) BDD
6 7 (36.84%) Pair Programming
6 7 (36.84%) Release Management
7 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (26.32%) Open Source
8 5 (26.32%) Project Management
9 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (21.05%) Front End Development
9 4 (21.05%) High Availability
9 4 (21.05%) OO
9 4 (21.05%) OOD
9 4 (21.05%) OOP
9 4 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (21.05%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) Ruby
3 3 (15.79%) Apple Swift
3 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SDET
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Xamarin
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) SAP