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 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum-ban
Rank 603 631 650
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +19
Contract jobs citing Scrum-ban 21 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.027% 0.010%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.051% 0.033% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 5
Median daily rate £500 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £468 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £550 -
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -
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
40825 44928 44271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.52% 81.15% 76.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27182 29127 28771
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1081 1342 1219
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 4 December 2016.

Scrum-ban Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Scrum-ban
Top 5 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 4 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
England +15 21 £500 -9.09% 2
London - 20 £500 - 2
Yorkshire +17 1 £450 -15.09%
North Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Harrogate - 1 £450 -

Scrum-ban
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
2 21 (67.74%) Ruby
2 21 (67.74%) Open Source
3 20 (64.52%) BDD
3 20 (64.52%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (61.29%) Degree
5 18 (58.06%) Web Services
5 18 (58.06%) AngularJS
6 16 (51.61%) HTML
7 15 (48.39%) CSS
7 15 (48.39%) Ember.js
7 15 (48.39%) Vagrant
7 15 (48.39%) Docker
8 14 (45.16%) React
8 14 (45.16%) Virtual Machines
8 14 (45.16%) Heroku
8 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
9 13 (41.94%) Kanban
9 13 (41.94%) Scrum
9 13 (41.94%) REST
9 13 (41.94%) GitHub
10 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
11 11 (35.48%) TDD
11 11 (35.48%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (35.48%) Node.js
12 8 (25.81%) HTML5
12 8 (25.81%) Ajax
12 8 (25.81%) Ruby on Rails
12 8 (25.81%) jQuery

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 5 (16.13%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 20 (64.52%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (45.16%) Heroku
3 13 (41.94%) GitHub
4 4 (12.90%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Internet
1 7 (22.58%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Vagrant
2 7 (22.58%) Bundler
2 7 (22.58%) Cucumber
3 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
3 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
3 5 (16.13%) JIRA
3 5 (16.13%) Subversion
4 4 (12.90%) Selenium
5 3 (9.68%) Capybara
5 3 (9.68%) WebDriver
6 2 (6.45%) Grunt
6 2 (6.45%) gulp
6 2 (6.45%) Jasmine
6 2 (6.45%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (6.45%) webpack
7 1 (3.23%) Appium
7 1 (3.23%) Calabash
7 1 (3.23%) FxCop
7 1 (3.23%) StyleCop
7 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (9.68%) Publishing
2 2 (6.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Developer
2 15 (48.39%) JavaScript Developer
3 11 (35.48%) AWS Engineer
3 11 (35.48%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 11 (35.48%) JavaScript Engineer
3 11 (35.48%) Software Engineer
4 8 (25.81%) AWS Developer
4 8 (25.81%) AWS Software Engineer
5 7 (22.58%) Agile Developer
5 7 (22.58%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (22.58%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 6 (19.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (19.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (9.68%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (9.68%) Developer in Test
7 3 (9.68%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Ruby Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Ruby Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Agile Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) AngularJS
1 18 (58.06%) Web Services
2 16 (51.61%) HTML
3 15 (48.39%) CSS
3 15 (48.39%) Ember.js
4 14 (45.16%) React
5 13 (41.94%) REST
6 11 (35.48%) Node.js
7 8 (25.81%) Ajax
7 8 (25.81%) HTML5
7 8 (25.81%) jQuery
7 8 (25.81%) RESTful
7 8 (25.81%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (22.58%) Backbone.js
8 7 (22.58%) CSS3
8 7 (22.58%) JSON
8 7 (22.58%) LESS
8 7 (22.58%) Sass
8 7 (22.58%) Velocity
8 7 (22.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.13%) Video on Demand
3 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Linux
1 7 (22.58%) Ubuntu
2 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (67.74%) Open Source
3 20 (64.52%) BDD
4 13 (41.94%) Kanban
4 13 (41.94%) Scrum
5 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
6 11 (35.48%) TDD
7 7 (22.58%) ATDD
7 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (22.58%) DevOps
7 7 (22.58%) High Availability
7 7 (22.58%) OO
7 7 (22.58%) OOD
7 7 (22.58%) OOP
7 7 (22.58%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (22.58%) SOA
7 7 (22.58%) User Stories
8 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (16.13%) Pair Programming
8 5 (16.13%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
1 21 (67.74%) Ruby
2 1 (3.23%) C#
2 1 (3.23%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SDET
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) Docker
2 14 (45.16%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (22.58%) VirtualBox
3 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) VMware
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle