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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 20 25 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Contract jobs citing Scrum 6 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 4.51% 3.40% 6.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.41% 4.39% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £295 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £325 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.00%
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
111 114 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 83.46% 77.55% 70.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 73 16
Average daily rate £375 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+266.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) HTML
3 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (60.00%) CSS
4 7 (46.67%) MVC
5 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 6 (40.00%) .NET
5 6 (40.00%) C#
5 6 (40.00%) Web Development
5 6 (40.00%) User Experience
6 5 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
6 5 (33.33%) Graphic Design
6 5 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (33.33%) Web Design
6 5 (33.33%) Adobe After Effects
6 5 (33.33%) Photoshop
6 5 (33.33%) Flash
7 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
7 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
7 4 (26.67%) WCF
7 4 (26.67%) jQuery
7 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (20.00%) Lucene.Net
8 3 (20.00%) Digital Media
8 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (20.00%) Apache Solr
8 3 (20.00%) Degree
8 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (20.00%) HTML5

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 (20.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (33.33%) Adobe After Effects
1 5 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.67%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.67%) Jasmine
3 1 (6.67%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Hudson
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (20.00%) Multimedia
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Automotive
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Designer
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Web Designer
3 3 (20.00%) Creative Web Designer
3 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Photoshop Designer
4 2 (13.33%) UI Designer
4 2 (13.33%) UX Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Coach
5 1 (6.67%) Software Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) HTML
2 9 (60.00%) CSS
3 6 (40.00%) .NET
4 5 (33.33%) Flash
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (26.67%) WCF
5 4 (26.67%) jQuery
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (20.00%) Lucene.Net
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (20.00%) HTML5
6 3 (20.00%) NHibernate
6 3 (20.00%) Lucene
6 3 (20.00%) XML
6 3 (20.00%) XSD
7 2 (13.33%) Spring
7 2 (13.33%) Ajax
7 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
7 2 (13.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) User Experience
2 5 (33.33%) Graphic Design
3 3 (20.00%) Digital Media
4 2 (13.33%) Open Source
4 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) MVC
3 6 (40.00%) Web Development
4 5 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
4 5 (33.33%) Web Design
5 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (20.00%) OOD
7 2 (13.33%) BDD
8 1 (6.67%) Android Development
8 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.67%) Coaching
8 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (6.67%) UX Design
8 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
8 1 (6.67%) Feature Driven Development
8 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
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