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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank - - 6
Contract jobs citing Scrum 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield - - 6.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.19 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+23.16% -
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
21 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 75.00% 78.95% 51.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 8
Average daily rate £350 £133 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+164.15% -53.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £9.25 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.75% -2.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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