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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 13 30 44
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +14
Contract jobs citing Scrum 131 108 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.66% 4.98% 3.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.34% 5.86% 4.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 74 41
Median daily rate £425 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £43.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +14.37%
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
1267 1843 1431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.74% 85.05% 79.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 834 1224 927
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 50 24
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.47 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £45.50 £31.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +17 119 £425 -2.85% 52
Bradford +18 4 £400 -11.11%
Halifax +8 1 £342 -
Huddersfield +5 1 £315 +14.54% 2
Bingley - 1 - -
Scrum
Yorkshire

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 323 (96.13%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (43.75%) Java
3 115 (34.23%) Kanban
4 99 (29.46%) JavaScript
5 98 (29.17%) HTML
6 94 (27.98%) TDD
7 83 (24.70%) Jenkins
8 81 (24.11%) Git (software)
9 80 (23.81%) User Experience
9 80 (23.81%) CSS
10 76 (22.62%) RESTful
11 74 (22.02%) Scala
12 70 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
12 70 (20.83%) Linux
13 68 (20.24%) HTML5
14 62 (18.45%) User Stories
15 61 (18.15%) BDD
16 59 (17.56%) CSS3
16 59 (17.56%) Open Source
17 58 (17.26%) Spring
17 58 (17.26%) JIRA
18 55 (16.37%) Ruby
19 49 (14.58%) JSON
20 47 (13.99%) Selenium
20 47 (13.99%) Confluence
21 46 (13.69%) JUnit
22 44 (13.10%) Continuous Improvement
22 44 (13.10%) MongoDB
23 43 (12.80%) Mentoring
23 43 (12.80%) Automated Testing

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 47 (13.99%) Confluence
2 13 (3.87%) CMS
3 10 (2.98%) Apache
4 9 (2.68%) Cloud Foundry
4 9 (2.68%) nginx
5 8 (2.38%) OpenStack
5 8 (2.38%) Tomcat
6 7 (2.08%) Apache Solr
7 5 (1.49%) Drupal
7 5 (1.49%) GlassFish
8 4 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.19%) Jetty
9 3 (0.89%) JBoss
10 2 (0.60%) CloudStack
10 2 (0.60%) IIS
10 2 (0.60%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.60%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.30%) MS Office
2 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.30%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (0.30%) Temenos T24
1 1 (0.30%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 29 (8.63%) GitHub
2 15 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.38%) PaaS
5 5 (1.49%) IaaS
6 4 (1.19%) CloudBees
6 4 (1.19%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.89%) Office 365
7 3 (0.89%) SaaS
8 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.30%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.14%) HTTP
2 10 (2.98%) DNS
3 7 (2.08%) Firewall
4 5 (1.49%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (1.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (1.49%) Internet
4 5 (1.49%) LDAP
5 4 (1.19%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.60%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (13.10%) MongoDB
2 37 (11.01%) Relational Database
3 29 (8.63%) NoSQL
4 25 (7.44%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
6 19 (5.65%) MySQL
7 8 (2.38%) SQL Server
8 6 (1.79%) Hadoop
8 6 (1.79%) Redis
9 3 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.60%) Big Data
10 2 (0.60%) NonStop SQL
10 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.30%) Electronic Patient Records
11 1 (0.30%) Hazelcast
11 1 (0.30%) HBase
11 1 (0.30%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.30%) Riak
11 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 83 (24.70%) Jenkins
2 81 (24.11%) Git (software)
3 58 (17.26%) JIRA
4 47 (13.99%) Selenium
5 46 (13.69%) JUnit
6 26 (7.74%) Cucumber
7 20 (5.95%) Subversion
8 15 (4.46%) Jasmine
9 12 (3.57%) Mercurial
9 12 (3.57%) WebDriver
10 11 (3.27%) JMeter
10 11 (3.27%) Maven
10 11 (3.27%) SoapUI
11 7 (2.08%) SonarQube
12 6 (1.79%) Visual Studio
13 5 (1.49%) Capybara
13 5 (1.49%) Gitweb
13 5 (1.49%) Gradle
13 5 (1.49%) Mockito
13 5 (1.49%) RSpec
General
1 34 (10.12%) Finance
2 9 (2.68%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.38%) Banking
3 8 (2.38%) Games
4 6 (1.79%) Retail
5 3 (0.89%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.60%) Back Office
6 2 (0.60%) Billing
7 1 (0.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 149 (44.35%) Developer
2 64 (19.05%) Java Developer
3 46 (13.69%) Analyst
4 41 (12.20%) Scrum Master
5 39 (11.61%) Business Analyst
6 30 (8.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 29 (8.63%) Agile Business Analyst
8 25 (7.44%) Scala Developer
9 22 (6.55%) Architect
10 19 (5.65%) Java Scala Developer
10 19 (5.65%) Senior Developer
11 18 (5.36%) JavaScript Developer
11 18 (5.36%) Tester
12 17 (5.06%) Agile Developer
12 17 (5.06%) Automation Tester
13 16 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
14 15 (4.46%) Developer in Test
15 14 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
15 14 (4.17%) Test Engineer
16 13 (3.87%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (29.17%) HTML
2 80 (23.81%) CSS
3 76 (22.62%) RESTful
4 68 (20.24%) HTML5
5 59 (17.56%) CSS3
6 58 (17.26%) Spring
7 49 (14.58%) JSON
8 42 (12.50%) Node.js
8 42 (12.50%) REST
9 35 (10.42%) Play Framework
10 31 (9.23%) Django
11 29 (8.63%) Ajax
12 28 (8.33%) Web Services
13 26 (7.74%) AngularJS
13 26 (7.74%) Hibernate
13 26 (7.74%) Ruby on Rails
14 18 (5.36%) Spring MVC
15 17 (5.06%) Guice
16 14 (4.17%) .NET
16 14 (4.17%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 80 (23.81%) User Experience
2 19 (5.65%) Mobile App
3 15 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.57%) Social Media
5 9 (2.68%) Tandem
6 4 (1.19%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.89%) Algorithms
7 3 (0.89%) iPhone
7 3 (0.89%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.60%) CESG
8 2 (0.60%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (0.60%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.60%) iPad
8 2 (0.60%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.60%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.60%) Replication
9 1 (0.30%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.30%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.30%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 70 (20.83%) Linux
2 21 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (4.76%) Android
4 11 (3.27%) Apple iOS
4 11 (3.27%) Windows
5 9 (2.68%) Unix
6 7 (2.08%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.49%) CentOS
8 4 (1.19%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.60%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.30%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.30%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (96.13%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (34.23%) Kanban
3 94 (27.98%) TDD
4 70 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
5 62 (18.45%) User Stories
6 61 (18.15%) BDD
7 59 (17.56%) Open Source
8 44 (13.10%) Continuous Improvement
9 43 (12.80%) Automated Testing
9 43 (12.80%) Mentoring
10 37 (11.01%) Front End Development
10 37 (11.01%) Microservices
10 37 (11.01%) Software Engineering
11 34 (10.12%) OO
12 28 (8.33%) Project Management
13 27 (8.04%) SDLC
14 26 (7.74%) DevOps
14 26 (7.74%) Software Delivery
15 25 (7.44%) MVC
16 24 (7.14%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 147 (43.75%) Java
2 99 (29.46%) JavaScript
3 74 (22.02%) Scala
4 55 (16.37%) Ruby
5 35 (10.42%) Python
6 28 (8.33%) SQL
7 26 (7.74%) C#
8 20 (5.95%) Groovy
9 15 (4.46%) PHP
10 13 (3.87%) Clojure
11 10 (2.98%) Objective-C
12 7 (2.08%) C
13 6 (1.79%) Apple Swift
14 5 (1.49%) C++
15 3 (0.89%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.89%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.60%) Korn
16 2 (0.60%) Perl
16 2 (0.60%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.60%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (2.38%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (1.79%) ISEB
4 5 (1.49%) Degree
5 2 (0.60%) CBAP
5 2 (0.60%) CISSP
5 2 (0.60%) CLAS
5 2 (0.60%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.36%) QA
2 5 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.60%) FATCA
3 2 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (2.08%) Docker
3 6 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.49%) NFS
4 5 (1.49%) Squid
4 5 (1.49%) Varnish
5 2 (0.60%) XenServer
6 1 (0.30%) HDFS
6 1 (0.30%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.30%) vSphere
6 1 (0.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (6.55%) Puppet
2 21 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (2.98%) Ansible
4 6 (1.79%) Nagios
5 5 (1.49%) Grafana
5 5 (1.49%) Graphite
5 5 (1.49%) Graylog
5 5 (1.49%) HAProxy
5 5 (1.49%) Icinga
5 5 (1.49%) StatsD
5 5 (1.49%) Terraform
6 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.30%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.30%) Salt
6 1 (0.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (6.55%) Red Hat
2 19 (5.65%) Google
3 12 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.27%) Oracle
5 10 (2.98%) VMware
6 6 (1.79%) New Relic
7 5 (1.49%) F5
7 5 (1.49%) Palo Alto
8 3 (0.89%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.60%) CA Agile Central
9 2 (0.60%) IBM
9 2 (0.60%) MuleSoft
9 2 (0.60%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.60%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.60%) Solace
9 2 (0.60%) Splunk
9 2 (0.60%) Twitter
10 1 (0.30%) Calypso
10 1 (0.30%) HP
10 1 (0.30%) Temenos
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Wenham Carter
Rate: Negotiable on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Linksap
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Wenham Carter
Rate: Negotiable on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Wenham Carter
Rate: Negotiable on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago