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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 29 40 29
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Contract jobs citing Scrum 114 71 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.61% 4.02% 5.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.83% 4.81% 6.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 56 46
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.88 £37.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+21.12% +1.00%
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
1669 1475 1216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.10% 83.52% 78.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1139 1028 739
Average daily rate £400 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 31 15
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.24 £11.13 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £36.00 £152.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +6 87 £400 +6.66% 57
Bradford +10 5 £440 - 1
Halifax - 3 £388 - 1
Scrum
Yorkshire

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 209 (98.12%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (40.85%) Java
3 86 (40.38%) TDD
4 54 (25.35%) Linux
5 53 (24.88%) SQL
6 49 (23.00%) HTML
6 49 (23.00%) Spring
6 49 (23.00%) Kanban
7 44 (20.66%) BDD
8 42 (19.72%) JavaScript
9 40 (18.78%) Continuous Integration
10 37 (17.37%) Maven
10 37 (17.37%) Oracle
11 35 (16.43%) DevOps
12 34 (15.96%) CSS
13 32 (15.02%) HTML5
14 30 (14.08%) .NET
14 30 (14.08%) JIRA
15 29 (13.62%) Selenium
15 29 (13.62%) Finance
16 26 (12.21%) Ruby
16 26 (12.21%) NoSQL
17 25 (11.74%) Software Delivery
18 24 (11.27%) Puppet
19 23 (10.80%) Apache
20 22 (10.33%) Hibernate
20 22 (10.33%) Jenkins
20 22 (10.33%) Bash Shell
20 22 (10.33%) Waterfall
21 21 (9.86%) Git (software)

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 23 (10.80%) Apache
2 17 (7.98%) Node.js
2 17 (7.98%) OpenStack
3 16 (7.51%) Confluence
4 7 (3.29%) CMS
5 6 (2.82%) Apache Solr
6 5 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (2.35%) CloudStack
6 5 (2.35%) Drupal
6 5 (2.35%) JBoss
6 5 (2.35%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.94%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.94%) Moodle
9 1 (0.47%) SAS
9 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (1.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.94%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) BigMachines
1 1 (0.47%) Eloqua
1 1 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.98%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.94%) GitHub
3 2 (0.94%) SaaS
4 1 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.47%) IaaS
4 1 (0.47%) Office 365
4 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.35%) HTTP
2 4 (1.88%) Internet
2 4 (1.88%) Intranet
2 4 (1.88%) LDAP
3 2 (0.94%) DNS
4 1 (0.47%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.21%) NoSQL
2 21 (9.86%) MySQL
3 20 (9.39%) MongoDB
4 19 (8.92%) SQL Server
5 11 (5.16%) Relational Database
6 10 (4.69%) RDBMS
7 9 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (3.76%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (2.82%) Redis
9 6 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.88%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
14 1 (0.47%) Base SAS
14 1 (0.47%) Data Mart
14 1 (0.47%) SAS Data Integration Studio
14 1 (0.47%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 37 (17.37%) Maven
2 30 (14.08%) JIRA
3 29 (13.62%) Selenium
4 22 (10.33%) Jenkins
5 21 (9.86%) Git (software)
6 14 (6.57%) Appium
6 14 (6.57%) Cucumber
7 13 (6.10%) JUnit
8 12 (5.63%) Mocha
8 12 (5.63%) SonarQube
9 6 (2.82%) Mockito
9 6 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (2.35%) SoapUI
10 5 (2.35%) Visual Studio
10 5 (2.35%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.88%) WATIR
12 3 (1.41%) Android Studio
12 3 (1.41%) Hamcrest
13 2 (0.94%) DbUnit
13 2 (0.94%) Zephyr
General
1 29 (13.62%) Finance
2 10 (4.69%) Games
3 7 (3.29%) Retail
4 6 (2.82%) Banking
5 5 (2.35%) Online Betting
6 3 (1.41%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.41%) Marketing
7 2 (0.94%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 89 (41.78%) Developer
2 45 (21.13%) Java Developer
3 30 (14.08%) Agile Developer
4 25 (11.74%) Agile Java Developer
4 25 (11.74%) Analyst
5 19 (8.92%) Scrum Master
6 18 (8.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 15 (7.04%) Test Analyst
8 14 (6.57%) Architect
8 14 (6.57%) Operations Engineer
9 12 (5.63%) .NET Developer
9 12 (5.63%) Tester
10 10 (4.69%) Project Manager
11 9 (4.23%) Business Analyst
12 8 (3.76%) Agile Scrum Master
13 7 (3.29%) ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (3.29%) PHP Developer
13 7 (3.29%) Senior Developer
14 6 (2.82%) QA Tester
15 5 (2.35%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (23.00%) HTML
1 49 (23.00%) Spring
2 34 (15.96%) CSS
3 32 (15.02%) HTML5
4 30 (14.08%) .NET
5 22 (10.33%) Hibernate
6 17 (7.98%) CSS3
6 17 (7.98%) jQuery
7 16 (7.51%) ActiveMQ
7 16 (7.51%) Apache Flex
7 16 (7.51%) Spring Integration
7 16 (7.51%) Web Services
8 13 (6.10%) ASP.NET
8 13 (6.10%) JSON
9 11 (5.16%) AngularJS
9 11 (5.16%) REST
9 11 (5.16%) RESTful
10 10 (4.69%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (4.69%) XML
11 9 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.51%) User Experience
2 9 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.82%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.82%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.88%) Replication
5 3 (1.41%) e-Learning
6 2 (0.94%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.94%) iPad
6 2 (0.94%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.47%) Clustering
7 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.47%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.47%) PMI
7 1 (0.47%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 54 (25.35%) Linux
2 14 (6.57%) Windows
3 13 (6.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (5.63%) CentOS
4 12 (5.63%) Ubuntu
5 11 (5.16%) Android
6 9 (4.23%) Apple iOS
7 8 (3.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (98.12%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (40.38%) TDD
3 49 (23.00%) Kanban
4 44 (20.66%) BDD
5 40 (18.78%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (16.43%) DevOps
7 25 (11.74%) Software Delivery
8 22 (10.33%) Waterfall
9 21 (9.86%) Configuration Management
10 20 (9.39%) E-Commerce
11 19 (8.92%) MVC
11 19 (8.92%) Unit Testing
12 18 (8.45%) SDLC
13 14 (6.57%) Build Automation
13 14 (6.57%) DSDM
13 14 (6.57%) Test Scripting
14 13 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (6.10%) Open Source
14 13 (6.10%) Software Engineering
15 12 (5.63%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 87 (40.85%) Java
2 53 (24.88%) SQL
3 42 (19.72%) JavaScript
4 26 (12.21%) Ruby
5 22 (10.33%) Bash Shell
6 16 (7.51%) C#
7 15 (7.04%) PHP
8 12 (5.63%) Python
9 10 (4.69%) Scala
9 10 (4.69%) T-SQL
10 7 (3.29%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.82%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.35%) C
13 2 (0.94%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.94%) Perl
14 1 (0.47%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.47%) Clojure
14 1 (0.47%) ES6
14 1 (0.47%) Groovy
14 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (8.45%) Security Cleared
2 17 (7.98%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.16%) Degree
4 5 (2.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (2.35%) ISEB
5 2 (0.94%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.47%) CBAP
6 1 (0.47%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.57%) QA
2 2 (0.94%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (7.98%) vSphere
2 12 (5.63%) Docker
2 12 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.35%) Xen
3 5 (2.35%) XenServer
4 4 (1.88%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 24 (11.27%) Puppet
2 12 (5.63%) Ansible
3 8 (3.76%) Cobbler
3 8 (3.76%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.76%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (17.37%) Oracle
2 19 (8.92%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.10%) Atlassian
4 12 (5.63%) VMware
5 6 (2.82%) EnterpriseDB
5 6 (2.82%) Trillium
6 5 (2.35%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.41%) Apigee
7 3 (1.41%) IBM
8 2 (0.94%) HP
8 2 (0.94%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.47%) Rally
9 1 (0.47%) Siebel
9 1 (0.47%) Twitter
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