The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 18 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 11 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 7.97% 7.04% 15.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.58% 8.77% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 6
Average daily rate
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£391 £295 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.62% -8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £280 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £318 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £354
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +18.93%
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
104 57 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 75.36% 80.28% 83.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 34 31
Average daily rate £375 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £238 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £38.00 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+181.48% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in York

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the York region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in York

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 11 (57.89%) HTML
4 10 (52.63%) CSS
5 9 (47.37%) HTML5
6 8 (42.11%) Kanban
6 8 (42.11%) Ajax
7 7 (36.84%) MVC
7 7 (36.84%) .NET
8 6 (31.58%) C#
8 6 (31.58%) TDD
8 6 (31.58%) CSS3
9 5 (26.32%) BDD
9 5 (26.32%) User Experience
9 5 (26.32%) SDLC
9 5 (26.32%) WCF
9 5 (26.32%) SQL
9 5 (26.32%) OO
10 4 (21.05%) jQuery
10 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (15.79%) REST
11 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
11 3 (15.79%) Entity Framework
11 3 (15.79%) RIA
11 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (15.79%) SaaS
11 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
11 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
11 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
11 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 3 (15.79%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
1 2 (10.53%) Redmine
2 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
2 1 (5.26%) NUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (5.26%) Moq
General
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
3 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (15.79%) UI Developer
4 3 (15.79%) UI Programmer
5 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Product Owner
5 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Web Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Product Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) HTML
2 10 (52.63%) CSS
3 9 (47.37%) HTML5
4 8 (42.11%) Ajax
5 7 (36.84%) .NET
6 6 (31.58%) CSS3
7 5 (26.32%) WCF
8 4 (21.05%) jQuery
9 3 (15.79%) Entity Framework
9 3 (15.79%) REST
9 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
9 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
10 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (10.53%) Sass
10 2 (10.53%) LESS
10 2 (10.53%) Backbone.js
10 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
10 2 (10.53%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) User Experience
2 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (15.79%) RIA
4 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
4 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
4 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
5 1 (5.26%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Kanban
3 7 (36.84%) MVC
4 6 (31.58%) TDD
5 5 (26.32%) OO
5 5 (26.32%) BDD
5 5 (26.32%) SDLC
6 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.26%) Time Management
8 1 (5.26%) User Stories
8 1 (5.26%) DevOps
8 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.26%) Web Accessibility
8 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.26%) Open Source
8 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 6 (31.58%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Google
2 2 (10.53%) Facebook
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