The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank - 8 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield - 6.06% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £37.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -7.40%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
13 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 72.22% 42.42% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 2
Average daily rate £300 £413 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +57.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £214 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £434 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £11.63 - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield