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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 16 37 24
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Contract jobs citing Scrum 175 97 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.64% 4.83% 5.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.14% 5.67% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 67 70
Median daily rate £425 £350 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -2.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.28% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +16.43%
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
1725 1712 1436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 85.19% 85.26% 79.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1212 1172 1004
Median daily rate £425 £365 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £497 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 33 21
Median hourly rate £12.50 £24.63 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.23% +53.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.30 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £136.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +22 156 £425 +21.42% 41
Bradford +5 5 £350 - 1
Halifax +2 4 £429 +30.64% 3
Scrum
Yorkshire

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 275 (96.49%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (44.91%) Java
3 117 (41.05%) TDD
4 70 (24.56%) JavaScript
4 70 (24.56%) BDD
5 67 (23.51%) Kanban
6 66 (23.16%) Continuous Integration
7 63 (22.11%) Spring
8 62 (21.75%) Git (software)
9 60 (21.05%) Linux
10 56 (19.65%) HTML
11 50 (17.54%) DevOps
12 49 (17.19%) Ruby
13 48 (16.84%) CSS
13 48 (16.84%) RESTful
14 46 (16.14%) JIRA
15 45 (15.79%) Puppet
16 44 (15.44%) Jenkins
16 44 (15.44%) Selenium
17 41 (14.39%) Open Source
18 37 (12.98%) HTML5
18 37 (12.98%) Maven
19 35 (12.28%) Hibernate
20 34 (11.93%) SQL
21 31 (10.88%) OO
21 31 (10.88%) User Experience
21 31 (10.88%) Software Delivery
22 30 (10.53%) Bash Shell
23 28 (9.82%) Unit Testing
23 28 (9.82%) Scala

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (9.47%) Confluence
2 21 (7.37%) OpenStack
3 12 (4.21%) Node.js
4 9 (3.16%) CMS
5 6 (2.11%) Apache
6 5 (1.75%) Drupal
7 4 (1.40%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.05%) CloudStack
8 3 (1.05%) Jetty
8 3 (1.05%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.70%) Moodle
9 2 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.70%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.35%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.35%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.35%) LiveCycle
10 1 (0.35%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (1.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.70%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.35%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.37%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.56%) GitHub
3 6 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.75%) Office 365
5 3 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.05%) SaaS
6 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.35%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.35%) IaaS
6 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.16%) DNS
2 8 (2.81%) Network Security
3 4 (1.40%) LDAP
4 3 (1.05%) HTTP
5 2 (0.70%) Internet
5 2 (0.70%) Intranet
5 2 (0.70%) VoIP
6 1 (0.35%) Extranet
6 1 (0.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.35%) Firewall
6 1 (0.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.07%) NoSQL
2 19 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 19 (6.67%) MySQL
3 18 (6.32%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.21%) SQL Server
5 8 (2.81%) Redis
6 6 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (2.11%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.40%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.70%) Riak
9 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.35%) Base SAS
10 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.35%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 62 (21.75%) Git (software)
2 46 (16.14%) JIRA
3 44 (15.44%) Jenkins
3 44 (15.44%) Selenium
4 37 (12.98%) Maven
5 25 (8.77%) Cucumber
6 18 (6.32%) Appium
7 17 (5.96%) Mocha
7 17 (5.96%) SonarQube
8 14 (4.91%) JUnit
9 12 (4.21%) WebDriver
10 11 (3.86%) Android Studio
11 10 (3.51%) Mercurial
12 8 (2.81%) Gradle
12 8 (2.81%) Subversion
13 7 (2.46%) Xcode
14 4 (1.40%) Ant
14 4 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (1.40%) VersionOne
15 3 (1.05%) git-flow
General
1 15 (5.26%) Finance
2 11 (3.86%) Games
3 6 (2.11%) Online Betting
4 5 (1.75%) Retail
4 5 (1.75%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.70%) Banking
5 2 (0.70%) iGaming
6 1 (0.35%) Back Office
6 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.35%) Marketing
6 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 125 (43.86%) Developer
2 51 (17.89%) Java Developer
3 31 (10.88%) Scrum Master
4 26 (9.12%) Analyst
5 25 (8.77%) Senior Developer
6 23 (8.07%) DevOps Engineer
7 20 (7.02%) Agile Developer
8 19 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
9 16 (5.61%) Agile Java Developer
9 16 (5.61%) Operations Engineer
9 16 (5.61%) Scala Developer
10 14 (4.91%) Android Developer
11 13 (4.56%) Agile Scrum Master
11 13 (4.56%) Architect
11 13 (4.56%) Project Manager
12 12 (4.21%) Java Scala Developer
13 11 (3.86%) Android Engineer
13 11 (3.86%) Business Analyst
13 11 (3.86%) Test Analyst
14 10 (3.51%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (22.11%) Spring
2 56 (19.65%) HTML
3 48 (16.84%) CSS
3 48 (16.84%) RESTful
4 37 (12.98%) HTML5
5 35 (12.28%) Hibernate
6 27 (9.47%) CSS3
7 17 (5.96%) Chai
8 15 (5.26%) AngularJS
8 15 (5.26%) jQuery
8 15 (5.26%) Web Services
9 14 (4.91%) JSON
10 13 (4.56%) REST
11 12 (4.21%) .NET
11 12 (4.21%) J2EE
12 11 (3.86%) Android SDK
12 11 (3.86%) XML
13 7 (2.46%) JSP
13 7 (2.46%) Play Framework
13 7 (2.46%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.88%) User Experience
2 16 (5.61%) Mobile App
3 14 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.91%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.81%) Digital Media
5 7 (2.46%) iPad
6 5 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.75%) iPhone
7 4 (1.40%) Social Media
8 3 (1.05%) e-Learning
8 3 (1.05%) Wiki
9 2 (0.70%) Blog
9 2 (0.70%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.70%) STB
10 1 (0.35%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.35%) CESG
10 1 (0.35%) NHS
10 1 (0.35%) PMI
10 1 (0.35%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 60 (21.05%) Linux
2 18 (6.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (5.96%) CentOS
4 16 (5.61%) Ubuntu
5 15 (5.26%) Android
6 13 (4.56%) Windows
7 8 (2.81%) Unix
8 7 (2.46%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.05%) Windows Server
9 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (96.49%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (41.05%) TDD
3 70 (24.56%) BDD
4 67 (23.51%) Kanban
5 66 (23.16%) Continuous Integration
6 50 (17.54%) DevOps
7 41 (14.39%) Open Source
8 31 (10.88%) OO
8 31 (10.88%) Software Delivery
9 28 (9.82%) Mentoring
9 28 (9.82%) Unit Testing
10 27 (9.47%) Configuration Management
11 26 (9.12%) Pair Programming
11 26 (9.12%) User Stories
12 25 (8.77%) Microservices
13 24 (8.42%) Coaching
14 22 (7.72%) Continuous Improvement
14 22 (7.72%) SDLC
14 22 (7.72%) SOA
15 20 (7.02%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (44.91%) Java
2 70 (24.56%) JavaScript
3 49 (17.19%) Ruby
4 34 (11.93%) SQL
5 30 (10.53%) Bash Shell
6 28 (9.82%) Scala
7 27 (9.47%) PHP
8 26 (9.12%) Python
9 12 (4.21%) C#
10 10 (3.51%) Clojure
10 10 (3.51%) Groovy
11 8 (2.81%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.46%) Objective-C
12 7 (2.46%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.75%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.05%) C
15 2 (0.70%) C++
15 2 (0.70%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.35%) Perl
16 1 (0.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (6.32%) SC Cleared
1 18 (6.32%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.81%) Degree
2 8 (2.81%) ISEB
3 5 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.70%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.35%) CBAP
5 1 (0.35%) CISSP
5 1 (0.35%) CITP
5 1 (0.35%) CLAS
5 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.72%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (9.82%) Docker
2 19 (6.67%) vSphere
3 18 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.40%) Varnish
5 3 (1.05%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.05%) Xen
5 3 (1.05%) XenServer
6 2 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.35%) NFS
7 1 (0.35%) Squid
Systems Management
1 45 (15.79%) Puppet
2 17 (5.96%) Ansible
3 13 (4.56%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.75%) Cobbler
4 5 (1.75%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.05%) SCCM
6 2 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.70%) Opsview
7 1 (0.35%) Grafana
7 1 (0.35%) Graphite
7 1 (0.35%) Graylog
7 1 (0.35%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.35%) Icinga
7 1 (0.35%) Mesos
7 1 (0.35%) Nagios
7 1 (0.35%) StatsD
7 1 (0.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (8.42%) Oracle
2 20 (7.02%) VMware
3 16 (5.61%) Atlassian
4 13 (4.56%) Microsoft
5 9 (3.16%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.05%) EnterpriseDB
6 3 (1.05%) Google
7 2 (0.70%) Apple
7 2 (0.70%) Cisco
7 2 (0.70%) SaltStack
7 2 (0.70%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.35%) F5
8 1 (0.35%) HP
8 1 (0.35%) New Relic
8 1 (0.35%) Palo Alto
8 1 (0.35%) Rally
8 1 (0.35%) SAP
8 1 (0.35%) Trillium
8 1 (0.35%) Twitter
8 1 (0.35%) Zend
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