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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 41 41 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Contract jobs citing Scrum 88 62 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.88% 3.71% 5.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.82% 4.68% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 37 66
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£375 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £298 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £460 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-4.98% -
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
1824 1325 1216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 80.46% 79.25% 78.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1290 835 650
Average daily rate £375 £353 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 25 49
Average hourly rate £15.30 £14.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.53% -56.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.99 £8.70 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +1 82 £375 +3.80% 41
Bradford -21 1 - - 1
Scrum
Yorkshire

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 180 (97.30%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (35.68%) SQL
3 64 (34.59%) SQL Server
4 54 (29.19%) TDD
5 42 (22.70%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (22.70%) .NET
6 39 (21.08%) C#
7 38 (20.54%) Java
7 38 (20.54%) Finance
8 36 (19.46%) MVC
8 36 (19.46%) E-Commerce
9 35 (18.92%) T-SQL
10 33 (17.84%) Kanban
11 30 (16.22%) jQuery
11 30 (16.22%) Coaching
12 28 (15.14%) Data Warehouse
13 27 (14.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 27 (14.59%) SQL Server 2012
14 26 (14.05%) ASP.NET Web API
14 26 (14.05%) Project Management
15 25 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
15 25 (13.51%) JavaScript
15 25 (13.51%) HTML
15 25 (13.51%) BDD
16 24 (12.97%) Unit Testing
17 23 (12.43%) ASP.NET
17 23 (12.43%) Software Delivery
18 22 (11.89%) Continuous Delivery
18 22 (11.89%) NHS
18 22 (11.89%) RUP

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (4.86%) Apache
2 7 (3.78%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.16%) CMS
4 4 (2.16%) Confluence
4 4 (2.16%) Node.js
4 4 (2.16%) GlassFish
5 3 (1.62%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.62%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.62%) JBoss
6 2 (1.08%) CICS
6 2 (1.08%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.08%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.08%) Drupal
7 1 (0.54%) ATG Dynamo
7 1 (0.54%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.54%) IIS
7 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.08%) MS Project
1 2 (1.08%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.62%) Misys Midas
2 2 (1.08%) Unica
3 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.62%) GitHub
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.62%) DNS
1 3 (1.62%) Internet
2 2 (1.08%) LDAP
3 1 (0.54%) HTTP
3 1 (0.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (34.59%) SQL Server
2 28 (15.14%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (14.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (14.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (7.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (5.41%) MySQL
7 8 (4.32%) MongoDB
8 7 (3.78%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.70%) OLAP
9 5 (2.70%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (2.16%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.08%) DB2
11 2 (1.08%) Adabas
12 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.54%) Informix
12 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (10.27%) Visual Studio
2 14 (7.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (7.57%) SpecFlow
3 13 (7.03%) Selenium
4 11 (5.95%) NUnit
5 7 (3.78%) JIRA
5 7 (3.78%) Git (software)
5 7 (3.78%) Cucumber
6 6 (3.24%) WebDriver
6 6 (3.24%) JUnit
6 6 (3.24%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.16%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (2.16%) ReSharper
7 4 (2.16%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.62%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.08%) Maven
10 1 (0.54%) Subversion
10 1 (0.54%) JMeter
10 1 (0.54%) Xcode
10 1 (0.54%) PHPUnit
General
1 38 (20.54%) Finance
2 4 (2.16%) Retail
3 3 (1.62%) Games
3 3 (1.62%) Banking
4 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.08%) Publishing
4 2 (1.08%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.08%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.08%) Marketing
5 1 (0.54%) Back Office
5 1 (0.54%) Electronics
5 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 78 (42.16%) Developer
2 23 (12.43%) Analyst
3 22 (11.89%) .NET Developer
4 19 (10.27%) Project Manager
5 18 (9.73%) Test Analyst
5 18 (9.73%) Architect
6 13 (7.03%) Technical Architect
6 13 (7.03%) ScrumMaster
7 12 (6.49%) Delivery Manager
8 11 (5.95%) Java Developer
9 8 (4.32%) Business Analyst
9 8 (4.32%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 7 (3.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 7 (3.78%) Database Developer
11 6 (3.24%) Senior Developer
11 6 (3.24%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.24%) Mobile Developer
11 6 (3.24%) Mobile Web Developer
12 5 (2.70%) Tester
12 5 (2.70%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (22.70%) .NET
2 30 (16.22%) jQuery
3 26 (14.05%) ASP.NET Web API
4 25 (13.51%) HTML
5 23 (12.43%) ASP.NET
6 19 (10.27%) Web Services
7 18 (9.73%) CSS
8 16 (8.65%) AngularJS
9 15 (8.11%) RESTful
10 14 (7.57%) KnockoutJS
11 13 (7.03%) RabbitMQ
12 11 (5.95%) Spring
12 11 (5.95%) WCF
13 10 (5.41%) HTML5
14 9 (4.86%) .NET Framework
14 9 (4.86%) XML
14 9 (4.86%) Hibernate
15 8 (4.32%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (4.32%) CSS3
16 7 (3.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.89%) NHS
2 14 (7.57%) User Experience
3 8 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.16%) W3C
4 4 (2.16%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.16%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.62%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.08%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.54%) BBC
7 1 (0.54%) Equities
7 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.54%) Wiki
7 1 (0.54%) Blog
7 1 (0.54%) iPhone
7 1 (0.54%) Social Media
7 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.54%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.65%) Linux
2 8 (4.32%) Android
3 6 (3.24%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.70%) Windows
5 4 (2.16%) UNIX
6 3 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.08%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.54%) zOS
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (97.30%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (29.19%) TDD
3 42 (22.70%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (19.46%) MVC
4 36 (19.46%) E-Commerce
5 33 (17.84%) Kanban
6 30 (16.22%) Coaching
7 26 (14.05%) Project Management
8 25 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (13.51%) BDD
9 24 (12.97%) Unit Testing
10 23 (12.43%) Software Delivery
11 22 (11.89%) Continuous Delivery
11 22 (11.89%) RUP
12 20 (10.81%) PRINCE2
13 18 (9.73%) Mentoring
14 16 (8.65%) Waterfall
14 16 (8.65%) Automated Testing
15 13 (7.03%) Matrix Management
15 13 (7.03%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 66 (35.68%) SQL
2 39 (21.08%) C#
3 38 (20.54%) Java
4 35 (18.92%) T-SQL
5 25 (13.51%) JavaScript
6 15 (8.11%) Ruby
7 9 (4.86%) Python
8 8 (4.32%) PHP
9 6 (3.24%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.70%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.70%) Scala
11 3 (1.62%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.62%) Perl
11 3 (1.62%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.08%) NATURAL
12 2 (1.08%) JCL
12 2 (1.08%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.08%) Groovy
12 2 (1.08%) C++
12 2 (1.08%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (3.24%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.16%) ISEB
3 3 (1.62%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.62%) Degree
4 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.27%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (1.08%) Xen
1 2 (1.08%) XenServer
1 2 (1.08%) vSphere
1 2 (1.08%) Varnish
2 1 (0.54%) Docker
2 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.54%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (5.41%) Puppet
2 4 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.62%) Cobbler
3 3 (1.62%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.54%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (11.35%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.73%) Oracle
2 18 (9.73%) Sitecore
3 7 (3.78%) IBM
4 4 (2.16%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.62%) Google
5 3 (1.62%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.08%) Adobe
6 2 (1.08%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (0.54%) hybris
7 1 (0.54%) Twitter
7 1 (0.54%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.54%) SAP
7 1 (0.54%) BEA
7 1 (0.54%) Nokia
7 1 (0.54%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.54%) ATG
7 1 (0.54%) VMware
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