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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 41 27 34
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Contract jobs citing Scrum 93 99 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.39% 5.66% 5.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.22% 7.12% 7.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 73 57
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £425 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £29.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.77 £38.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+0.70% +17.55%
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
1781 1391 1054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 84.13% 79.49% 74.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1287 945 572
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £227 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 22 36
Average hourly rate £23.75 £15.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £9.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £30.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -13 78 £351 -6.53% 40
Bradford -12 9 £363 +36.79% 4
Halifax - 2 £328 -
Huddersfield - 2 - -
Wakefield - 2 - - 1
Scrum
Yorkshire

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 182 (97.85%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (34.95%) SQL
3 60 (32.26%) SQL Server
4 45 (24.19%) Finance
5 43 (23.12%) .NET
6 42 (22.58%) TDD
6 42 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
7 41 (22.04%) Java
8 37 (19.89%) Coaching
9 36 (19.35%) C#
10 35 (18.82%) MVC
11 31 (16.67%) T-SQL
12 30 (16.13%) JavaScript
12 30 (16.13%) E-Commerce
12 30 (16.13%) Kanban
13 29 (15.59%) PRINCE2
14 28 (15.05%) NHS
15 26 (13.98%) Data Warehouse
15 26 (13.98%) HTML
15 26 (13.98%) Oracle
15 26 (13.98%) jQuery
15 26 (13.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 25 (13.44%) Business Intelligence
17 23 (12.37%) Project Management
17 23 (12.37%) RUP
18 22 (11.83%) Software Delivery
19 21 (11.29%) Mentoring
19 21 (11.29%) Unit Testing
20 20 (10.75%) Automated Testing
20 20 (10.75%) Microsoft

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 13 (6.99%) Apache
2 7 (3.76%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.69%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.15%) GlassFish
4 4 (2.15%) Confluence
4 4 (2.15%) JBoss
5 3 (1.61%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.08%) CICS
6 2 (1.08%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.08%) IIS
6 2 (1.08%) Node.js
6 2 (1.08%) CMS
7 1 (0.54%) ATG Dynamo
7 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.54%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.54%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.54%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.54%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.61%) Misys Midas
2 2 (1.08%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.08%) GitHub
4 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.08%) Skype
2 1 (0.54%) HTTP
2 1 (0.54%) Intranet
2 1 (0.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 26 (13.98%) Data Warehouse
2 26 (13.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (10.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (9.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (7.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (5.91%) MySQL
7 10 (5.38%) MongoDB
8 8 (4.30%) NoSQL
9 6 (3.23%) OLAP
9 6 (3.23%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (2.15%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.61%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.61%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.08%) Adabas
12 2 (1.08%) DB2
13 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.54%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 18 (9.68%) SpecFlow
2 16 (8.60%) Selenium
3 15 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (6.99%) Cucumber
5 12 (6.45%) NUnit
6 11 (5.91%) Visual Studio
7 8 (4.30%) Git (software)
8 7 (3.76%) WebDriver
8 7 (3.76%) JUnit
9 6 (3.23%) JIRA
10 5 (2.69%) Eclipse
11 4 (2.15%) TeamCity
11 4 (2.15%) Jenkins
12 2 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (1.08%) Rhino Mocks
12 2 (1.08%) JMeter
12 2 (1.08%) ReSharper
12 2 (1.08%) Subversion
12 2 (1.08%) Maven
13 1 (0.54%) LoadRunner
General
1 45 (24.19%) Finance
2 8 (4.30%) Retail
3 5 (2.69%) Banking
4 4 (2.15%) Retail Banking
4 4 (2.15%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.08%) Games
5 2 (1.08%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.54%) Back Office
6 1 (0.54%) Advertising
6 1 (0.54%) Publishing
6 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 72 (38.71%) Developer
2 25 (13.44%) Analyst
3 19 (10.22%) Test Analyst
3 19 (10.22%) .NET Developer
4 18 (9.68%) Java Developer
5 17 (9.14%) Architect
5 17 (9.14%) Project Manager
6 16 (8.60%) Delivery Manager
7 14 (7.53%) ScrumMaster
8 13 (6.99%) Tester
9 11 (5.91%) Technical Architect
9 11 (5.91%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 10 (5.38%) Agile Tester
11 8 (4.30%) Business Analyst
11 8 (4.30%) Senior Developer
12 7 (3.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 6 (3.23%) Database Developer
13 6 (3.23%) SQL Developer
13 6 (3.23%) Web Developer
13 6 (3.23%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (23.12%) .NET
2 26 (13.98%) HTML
2 26 (13.98%) jQuery
3 19 (10.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 19 (10.22%) CSS
4 17 (9.14%) ASP.NET
5 16 (8.60%) Web Services
5 16 (8.60%) Spring
6 12 (6.45%) XML
6 12 (6.45%) Gherkin
6 12 (6.45%) RESTful
7 11 (5.91%) .NET Framework
8 10 (5.38%) WCF
8 10 (5.38%) AngularJS
9 9 (4.84%) KnockoutJS
9 9 (4.84%) Hibernate
10 8 (4.30%) Velocity
10 8 (4.30%) J2EE
10 8 (4.30%) HTML5
10 8 (4.30%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.05%) NHS
2 7 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.69%) User Experience
4 4 (2.15%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.15%) W3C
5 3 (1.61%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.08%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.08%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.08%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.08%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.54%) EPoS
7 1 (0.54%) Blog
7 1 (0.54%) BBC
7 1 (0.54%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.54%) iPhone
7 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.99%) Linux
2 5 (2.69%) Windows
3 3 (1.61%) UNIX
4 2 (1.08%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.08%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.54%) zOS
5 1 (0.54%) Android
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (97.85%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (22.58%) TDD
2 42 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
3 37 (19.89%) Coaching
4 35 (18.82%) MVC
5 30 (16.13%) E-Commerce
5 30 (16.13%) Kanban
6 29 (15.59%) PRINCE2
7 25 (13.44%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (12.37%) Project Management
8 23 (12.37%) RUP
9 22 (11.83%) Software Delivery
10 21 (11.29%) Mentoring
10 21 (11.29%) Unit Testing
11 20 (10.75%) Automated Testing
11 20 (10.75%) User Stories
12 19 (10.22%) BDD
12 19 (10.22%) Matrix Management
12 19 (10.22%) ITSM
13 18 (9.68%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (34.95%) SQL
2 41 (22.04%) Java
3 36 (19.35%) C#
4 31 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 30 (16.13%) JavaScript
6 12 (6.45%) PHP
7 11 (5.91%) Ruby
7 11 (5.91%) Python
8 4 (2.15%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.61%) Scala
9 3 (1.61%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.61%) PHP5
9 3 (1.61%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.61%) Perl
9 3 (1.61%) C++
10 2 (1.08%) COBOL
10 2 (1.08%) VB
10 2 (1.08%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.08%) NATURAL
10 2 (1.08%) JCL
Qualifications
1 4 (2.15%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.61%) ISTQB
2 3 (1.61%) Degree
2 3 (1.61%) ISEB
3 1 (0.54%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.54%) PMP
3 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.60%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (1.61%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (0.54%) Docker
2 1 (0.54%) Xen
2 1 (0.54%) XenServer
2 1 (0.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.15%) Puppet
1 4 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.61%) Cobbler
2 3 (1.61%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.54%) Nagios
3 1 (0.54%) Salt
Vendors
1 26 (13.98%) Oracle
2 20 (10.75%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.99%) Sitecore
4 6 (3.23%) IBM
5 4 (2.15%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.54%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (0.54%) hybris
6 1 (0.54%) Splunk
6 1 (0.54%) Twitter
6 1 (0.54%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.54%) Adobe
6 1 (0.54%) BEA
6 1 (0.54%) Nokia
6 1 (0.54%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.54%) ATG
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