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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 32 24 56
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +32
Contract jobs citing Scrum 86 94 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.85% 5.90% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.87% 7.64% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 62 20
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£375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £266 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £399 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £42.50 £38.90
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +9.25%
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
1465 1230 997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.67% 77.21% 74.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 984 767 498
Average daily rate £375 £338 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 18 33
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +19.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £15.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £137.50 £149.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -9 71 £388 +19.23% 28
Bradford -3 6 £250 - 5
Castleford - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 3
Scrum
Yorkshire

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 141 (94.63%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (26.17%) JavaScript
3 32 (21.48%) Java
3 32 (21.48%) .NET
4 31 (20.81%) SQL Server
5 30 (20.13%) SQL
5 30 (20.13%) TDD
6 29 (19.46%) MVC
7 26 (17.45%) Finance
8 25 (16.78%) C#
8 25 (16.78%) HTML
9 22 (14.77%) CSS
10 20 (13.42%) jQuery
10 20 (13.42%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (12.75%) Coaching
12 18 (12.08%) .NET Framework
12 18 (12.08%) Oracle
13 17 (11.41%) PHP
14 16 (10.74%) Kanban
14 16 (10.74%) Ruby
15 15 (10.07%) ASP.NET
15 15 (10.07%) Linux
15 15 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (10.07%) User Stories
16 14 (9.40%) Cucumber
16 14 (9.40%) Mentoring
16 14 (9.40%) RUP
16 14 (9.40%) PRINCE2
16 14 (9.40%) Software Engineering
17 13 (8.72%) Automated Testing

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 8 (5.37%) Apache
2 4 (2.68%) IIS
2 4 (2.68%) CMS
3 2 (1.34%) uiautomator
3 2 (1.34%) Node.js
3 2 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.34%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.67%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.67%) JBoss
4 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.67%) MS Office
1 1 (0.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Magento
1 1 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.67%) Trello
2 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (20.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.38%) MySQL
3 9 (6.04%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (6.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (5.37%) MongoDB
5 7 (4.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.03%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.01%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.01%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.01%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.34%) OLAP
8 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.34%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.67%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.67%) Big Data
9 1 (0.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (9.40%) Cucumber
2 12 (8.05%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (7.38%) SpecFlow
4 9 (6.04%) Selenium
5 7 (4.70%) Jenkins
6 6 (4.03%) JIRA
6 6 (4.03%) Subversion
7 3 (2.01%) Hudson
7 3 (2.01%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.34%) NUnit
8 2 (1.34%) Appium
8 2 (1.34%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (1.34%) eggPlant
8 2 (1.34%) Calabash
9 1 (0.67%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.67%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.67%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.67%) Maven
9 1 (0.67%) JMeter
General
1 26 (17.45%) Finance
2 8 (5.37%) Retail
3 7 (4.70%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.36%) Banking
5 4 (2.68%) Advertising
6 2 (1.34%) Games
6 2 (1.34%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.34%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.67%) Marketing
7 1 (0.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 53 (35.57%) Developer
2 21 (14.09%) Analyst
3 18 (12.08%) .NET Developer
4 17 (11.41%) ScrumMaster
5 15 (10.07%) Tester
6 13 (8.72%) Java Developer
7 11 (7.38%) Agile Tester
8 10 (6.71%) Project Manager
8 10 (6.71%) Business Analyst
9 9 (6.04%) Test Analyst
9 9 (6.04%) Senior Developer
10 8 (5.37%) Software Tester
10 8 (5.37%) Agile .NET Developer
11 7 (4.70%) Delivery Manager
12 6 (4.03%) Salesforce.com Developer
13 5 (3.36%) DevOps Engineer
13 5 (3.36%) Agile Coach
14 4 (2.68%) Senior Analyst
14 4 (2.68%) SQL Developer
14 4 (2.68%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (21.48%) .NET
2 25 (16.78%) HTML
3 22 (14.77%) CSS
4 20 (13.42%) jQuery
5 18 (12.08%) .NET Framework
6 15 (10.07%) ASP.NET
7 13 (8.72%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (7.38%) Web Services
8 11 (7.38%) Gherkin
9 9 (6.04%) J2EE
9 9 (6.04%) XML
10 8 (5.37%) WCF
10 8 (5.37%) Spring
11 7 (4.70%) HTML5
11 7 (4.70%) Velocity
12 6 (4.03%) Ajax
13 5 (3.36%) AngularJS
13 5 (3.36%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (3.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 5 (3.36%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.38%) NHS
2 6 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.01%) Open Source
4 2 (1.34%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.34%) Streaming Video
4 2 (1.34%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.34%) Online Games
4 2 (1.34%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.34%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.34%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.67%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.67%) User Experience
5 1 (0.67%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.07%) Linux
2 8 (5.37%) Windows
3 5 (3.36%) Android
4 3 (2.01%) UNIX
5 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (94.63%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (20.13%) TDD
3 29 (19.46%) MVC
4 20 (13.42%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (12.75%) Coaching
6 16 (10.74%) Kanban
7 15 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (10.07%) User Stories
8 14 (9.40%) Mentoring
8 14 (9.40%) RUP
8 14 (9.40%) PRINCE2
8 14 (9.40%) Software Engineering
9 13 (8.72%) Automated Testing
9 13 (8.72%) Project Management
9 13 (8.72%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (8.72%) Automation Testing
10 12 (8.05%) E-Commerce
10 12 (8.05%) Unit Testing
11 11 (7.38%) DevOps
11 11 (7.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 39 (26.17%) JavaScript
2 32 (21.48%) Java
3 30 (20.13%) SQL
4 25 (16.78%) C#
5 17 (11.41%) PHP
6 16 (10.74%) Ruby
7 13 (8.72%) Python
8 8 (5.37%) Bash Shell
9 7 (4.70%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.68%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.01%) PHP5
11 3 (2.01%) Scala
11 3 (2.01%) VB
12 2 (1.34%) Perl
12 2 (1.34%) C
12 2 (1.34%) XAML
12 2 (1.34%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.67%) Clojure
13 1 (0.67%) Groovy
13 1 (0.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (3.36%) VCP4
2 2 (1.34%) ISEB
2 2 (1.34%) Degree
3 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.67%) PMP
3 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.68%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.34%) Xen
1 2 (1.34%) Tivoli Directory Server
1 2 (1.34%) vSphere
1 2 (1.34%) XenServer
2 1 (0.67%) Docker
2 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (5.37%) Puppet
1 8 (5.37%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.70%) Cobbler
2 7 (4.70%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.67%) Salt
3 1 (0.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (12.08%) Oracle
2 8 (5.37%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (3.36%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.01%) VMware
4 3 (2.01%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.34%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (0.67%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.67%) Splunk
6 1 (0.67%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.67%) hybris
6 1 (0.67%) Zend
6 1 (0.67%) ATG
6 1 (0.67%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £270 - £330 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: market rate
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Up to £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £330 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Bradford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 21 days ago