The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank - 6 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield - 3.85% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +8.97%
Scrum
West Yorkshire

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
23 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 71.88% 80.77% 58.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 7
Median daily rate £369 £290 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.15% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £125 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £14.50 £9.25 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.75% -19.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield