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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 14 17 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing Scrum 16 8 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 11.68% 9.30% 27.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.16% 11.27% 29.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 16
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£413 £290 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.24% -8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £283 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £313 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.19 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-3.08% -
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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
113 71 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 82.48% 82.56% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 47 47
Average daily rate £388 £318 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.04% +0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £38.00 £13.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+181.48% +8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 2015.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in York

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (70.00%) HTML
4 9 (45.00%) SQL
5 8 (40.00%) .NET
5 8 (40.00%) CSS
5 8 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 8 (40.00%) MVC
5 8 (40.00%) HTML5
6 7 (35.00%) User Experience
6 7 (35.00%) Kanban
6 7 (35.00%) C#
6 7 (35.00%) Java
7 6 (30.00%) J2EE
7 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (30.00%) Ajax
8 5 (25.00%) TDD
8 5 (25.00%) WCF
8 5 (25.00%) XML
8 5 (25.00%) OO
8 5 (25.00%) CSS3
9 4 (20.00%) BDD
9 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (20.00%) CMS
10 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
10 3 (15.00%) jQuery
10 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
10 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
10 3 (15.00%) AngularJS

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 4 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.00%) Node.js
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (10.00%) Redmine
2 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (5.00%) NUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (5.00%) Moq
General
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Product Owner
7 1 (5.00%) UI Programmer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Web Manager
7 1 (5.00%) C# Application Developer
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) ScrumMaster
7 1 (5.00%) UI Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) HTML
2 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) CSS
2 8 (40.00%) HTML5
3 6 (30.00%) J2EE
3 6 (30.00%) Ajax
4 5 (25.00%) WCF
4 5 (25.00%) XML
4 5 (25.00%) CSS3
5 3 (15.00%) Entity Framework
5 3 (15.00%) REST
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (15.00%) jQuery
5 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (10.00%) RESTful
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (10.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) User Experience
2 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (40.00%) MVC
3 7 (35.00%) Kanban
4 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (25.00%) TDD
5 5 (25.00%) OO
6 4 (20.00%) BDD
7 2 (10.00%) SDLC
8 1 (5.00%) DevOps
8 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.00%) Open Source
8 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
8 1 (5.00%) OOD
8 1 (5.00%) CRM
8 1 (5.00%) OOP
8 1 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (5.00%) Pair Programming
8 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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