The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 20 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 5 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 5.32% 12.20% 7.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.41% 15.31% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 4
Median daily rate £330 £385 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +32.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.38 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+7.72% -7.17%
Scrum
North 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 York region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
78 98 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 82.98% 79.67% 88.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 71 64
Median daily rate £338 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £13.81 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+189.64% -45.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in York

The demand trend of contract jobs across the York region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in York

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scrum across the York region.

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in York

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 York region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) C#
4 5 (35.71%) D3.js
4 5 (35.71%) User Experience
5 4 (28.57%) Open Source
5 4 (28.57%) Kanban
5 4 (28.57%) RESTful
5 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) SOA
6 3 (21.43%) CRM
6 3 (21.43%) Smartphone
6 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 2 (14.29%) Service Design
7 2 (14.29%) Wireframes
7 2 (14.29%) Guerrilla Research
7 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 2 (14.29%) Facebook
7 2 (14.29%) Twitter
7 2 (14.29%) GitHub
7 2 (14.29%) Ember.js
7 2 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (14.29%) Digital Content Management

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in York 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 2 (14.29%) CMS
1 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) gulp
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Digital Project Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Designer
5 2 (14.29%) Digital Product Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Digital Product Owner
5 2 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Product Owner
5 2 (14.29%) UI Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) User Experience Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Web Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Web Project Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Content Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Content Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (7.14%) UX Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Web Content Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Web Content Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) D3.js
4 4 (28.57%) RESTful
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 2 (14.29%) Backbone.js
6 2 (14.29%) CSS3
6 2 (14.29%) Ember.js
6 2 (14.29%) HTML5
6 2 (14.29%) J2EE
6 2 (14.29%) JSON
6 2 (14.29%) Node.js
6 2 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) Smartphone
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (14.29%) Social Media
3 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Kanban
2 4 (28.57%) Open Source
2 4 (28.57%) SOA
3 3 (21.43%) CRM
3 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Content Management
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Content Management
4 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 2 (14.29%) Industrial Design
4 2 (14.29%) Information Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) OOD
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Usability Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Use Case
4 2 (14.29%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) PHP
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Facebook
1 2 (14.29%) Google
1 2 (14.29%) Twitter