The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 37 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 84 107 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.25% 6.04% 6.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.10% 7.78% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 75 58
Average daily rate
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£350 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.75 £35.22
% change year-on-year
+12.58% +7.18%
Scrum
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1646 1375 948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.22% 77.64% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1084 950 513
Average daily rate £365 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 19 26
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £13.66 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £110.00 £34.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scrum across the West Yorkshire region.

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the West Yorkshire region.

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -22 59 £363 +3.57% 28
Bradford -1 18 £300 +14.28% 5
Halifax - 3 £328 - 1
Huddersfield - 1 - -
Pontefract - 1 - -
Wakefield - 1 - - 2
Scrum
Yorkshire

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 151 (98.05%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (28.57%) SQL
2 44 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 42 (27.27%) Finance
4 36 (23.38%) Java
5 35 (22.73%) .NET
6 32 (20.78%) MVC
7 31 (20.13%) TDD
8 29 (18.83%) JavaScript
9 27 (17.53%) Coaching
10 24 (15.58%) C#
11 23 (14.94%) RUP
11 23 (14.94%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (13.64%) Unit Testing
12 21 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
12 21 (13.64%) HTML
13 20 (12.99%) Oracle
13 20 (12.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 19 (12.34%) T-SQL
15 18 (11.69%) PRINCE2
16 17 (11.04%) E-Commerce
16 17 (11.04%) CSS
16 17 (11.04%) Stakeholder Management
16 17 (11.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 17 (11.04%) jQuery
16 17 (11.04%) Kanban
16 17 (11.04%) Waterfall
17 16 (10.39%) User Stories
17 16 (10.39%) Microsoft

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.19%) Apache
2 4 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (2.60%) JBoss
3 3 (1.95%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.95%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.30%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.30%) IIS
4 2 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.65%) uiautomator
5 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.65%) Node.js
5 1 (0.65%) CMS
5 1 (0.65%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.95%) Misys Midas
2 1 (0.65%) Unica
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.65%) SaaS
2 1 (0.65%) Trello
2 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.95%) Skype
2 1 (0.65%) HTTP
2 1 (0.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 21 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (12.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (11.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (7.14%) MongoDB
6 10 (6.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (5.84%) MySQL
8 8 (5.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (5.19%) NoSQL
9 6 (3.90%) OLAP
9 6 (3.90%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (2.60%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.60%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.95%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.30%) DB2
13 1 (0.65%) Redis
13 1 (0.65%) Big Data
13 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (8.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (7.79%) Cucumber
3 11 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 11 (7.14%) SpecFlow
4 9 (5.84%) Selenium
5 5 (3.25%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.60%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.60%) Subversion
6 4 (2.60%) JIRA
7 3 (1.95%) JUnit
7 3 (1.95%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.30%) JMeter
8 2 (1.30%) NUnit
8 2 (1.30%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (1.30%) Hudson
9 1 (0.65%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.65%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.65%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.65%) Maven
9 1 (0.65%) Ant
General
1 42 (27.27%) Finance
2 10 (6.49%) Retail
3 6 (3.90%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.25%) Banking
5 4 (2.60%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.95%) Advertising
7 2 (1.30%) Games
7 2 (1.30%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.65%) Back Office
8 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (37.01%) Developer
2 27 (17.53%) Analyst
3 17 (11.04%) Java Developer
3 17 (11.04%) .NET Developer
4 16 (10.39%) Test Analyst
5 14 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 13 (8.44%) Tester
7 12 (7.79%) Business Analyst
7 12 (7.79%) ScrumMaster
8 11 (7.14%) Agile Tester
8 11 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 9 (5.84%) Delivery Manager
10 8 (5.19%) Agile .NET Developer
10 8 (5.19%) Architect
10 8 (5.19%) Software Tester
10 8 (5.19%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 5 (3.25%) Web Developer
13 4 (2.60%) Development Manager
13 4 (2.60%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (22.73%) .NET
2 21 (13.64%) HTML
3 17 (11.04%) CSS
3 17 (11.04%) jQuery
4 15 (9.74%) .NET Framework
5 13 (8.44%) Spring
6 12 (7.79%) ASP.NET
7 11 (7.14%) Gherkin
8 10 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (6.49%) J2EE
8 10 (6.49%) XML
9 8 (5.19%) Web Services
9 8 (5.19%) WCF
9 8 (5.19%) AngularJS
10 7 (4.55%) Velocity
11 6 (3.90%) Hibernate
11 6 (3.90%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (3.90%) Entity Framework
11 6 (3.90%) REST
11 6 (3.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.44%) NHS
2 5 (3.25%) Open Source
3 4 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.30%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.30%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.65%) Online Games
6 1 (0.65%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.65%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.65%) iPhone
6 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.65%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.65%) Blog
6 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.65%) EPoS
6 1 (0.65%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.79%) Linux
2 9 (5.84%) Windows
3 3 (1.95%) UNIX
3 3 (1.95%) Mac OS X
3 3 (1.95%) Android
4 2 (1.30%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (98.05%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (20.78%) MVC
3 31 (20.13%) TDD
4 27 (17.53%) Coaching
5 23 (14.94%) RUP
5 23 (14.94%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (13.64%) Unit Testing
7 18 (11.69%) PRINCE2
8 17 (11.04%) E-Commerce
8 17 (11.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (11.04%) Kanban
8 17 (11.04%) Waterfall
9 16 (10.39%) User Stories
10 15 (9.74%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (9.09%) Project Management
12 13 (8.44%) Test Scripting
12 13 (8.44%) Automated Testing
12 13 (8.44%) Mentoring
13 12 (7.79%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (28.57%) SQL
2 36 (23.38%) Java
3 29 (18.83%) JavaScript
4 24 (15.58%) C#
5 19 (12.34%) T-SQL
6 11 (7.14%) PHP
7 10 (6.49%) Ruby
8 9 (5.84%) Python
9 3 (1.95%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.95%) PHP5
9 3 (1.95%) Scala
9 3 (1.95%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.30%) C
10 2 (1.30%) C++
10 2 (1.30%) VB
10 2 (1.30%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.65%) Groovy
11 1 (0.65%) XPath
11 1 (0.65%) XAML
11 1 (0.65%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (1.30%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.65%) ISEB
2 1 (0.65%) PMP
2 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.65%) Degree
2 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (1.95%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (0.65%) Docker
2 1 (0.65%) Xen
2 1 (0.65%) XenServer
2 1 (0.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.60%) Puppet
1 4 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.95%) Cobbler
2 3 (1.95%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.65%) Nagios
3 1 (0.65%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (12.99%) Oracle
2 16 (10.39%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.90%) Sitecore
4 4 (2.60%) IBM
5 1 (0.65%) BEA
5 1 (0.65%) ATG
5 1 (0.65%) EnterpriseDB
5 1 (0.65%) hybris
5 1 (0.65%) Splunk
5 1 (0.65%) Twitter
5 1 (0.65%) SaltStack
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