The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 39 33 53
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Contract jobs citing Scrum 117 120 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.55% 5.13% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.78% 7.01% 3.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 74 28
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£375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £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
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2025 1712 1458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 78.76% 73.19% 71.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1354 1021 727
Average daily rate £375 £338 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 38 61
Average hourly rate £17.69 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £36.60 £44.00
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 Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Yorkshire region.

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in 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 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
West Yorkshire -8 86 £375 +15.38% 44
North Yorkshire 0 13 £380 +31.03% 11
South Yorkshire 0 13 £325 -18.75% 8
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 197 (94.71%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (28.85%) JavaScript
3 47 (22.60%) HTML
3 47 (22.60%) .NET
3 47 (22.60%) SQL Server
4 45 (21.63%) MVC
4 45 (21.63%) TDD
5 44 (21.15%) CSS
6 42 (20.19%) C#
7 41 (19.71%) SQL
8 38 (18.27%) Finance
9 36 (17.31%) Java
10 35 (16.83%) jQuery
11 29 (13.94%) .NET Framework
12 28 (13.46%) ASP.NET
13 26 (12.50%) Web Services
14 25 (12.02%) Unit Testing
15 24 (11.54%) Oracle
16 22 (10.58%) Project Management
16 22 (10.58%) Coaching
17 21 (10.10%) Software Engineering
18 20 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
18 20 (9.62%) Ajax
18 20 (9.62%) XML
18 20 (9.62%) PRINCE2
18 20 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
18 20 (9.62%) User Stories
19 19 (9.13%) Kanban
19 19 (9.13%) Team Foundation Server
19 19 (9.13%) Stakeholder Management

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 11 (5.29%) IIS
2 8 (3.85%) Apache
3 6 (2.88%) CMS
4 5 (2.40%) Umbraco
4 5 (2.40%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.44%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.44%) JBoss
5 3 (1.44%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.96%) Jetty
6 2 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.96%) Node.js
6 2 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.96%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.96%) uiautomator
7 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.48%) CICS
Applications
1 5 (2.40%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (2.40%) Adobe After Effects
1 5 (2.40%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.48%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.48%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.48%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.40%) SaaS
3 1 (0.48%) Trello
3 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.92%) Internet
2 1 (0.48%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (22.60%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (5.29%) MySQL
5 9 (4.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (4.33%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (3.85%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.88%) NoSQL
8 5 (2.40%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.40%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.44%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.96%) OLAP
10 2 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.96%) MS Access
10 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.96%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (0.48%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 19 (9.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (7.21%) Cucumber
3 13 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 12 (5.77%) SpecFlow
5 9 (4.33%) Selenium
6 8 (3.85%) Subversion
7 7 (3.37%) Jenkins
7 7 (3.37%) JIRA
8 5 (2.40%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.92%) JUnit
10 3 (1.44%) Hudson
10 3 (1.44%) Maven
10 3 (1.44%) Ant
11 2 (0.96%) NUnit
11 2 (0.96%) Rhino Mocks
11 2 (0.96%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.96%) Appium
11 2 (0.96%) eggPlant
11 2 (0.96%) Calabash
12 1 (0.48%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 38 (18.27%) Finance
2 9 (4.33%) Retail
3 7 (3.37%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.40%) Banking
5 4 (1.92%) Back Office
5 4 (1.92%) Advertising
6 2 (0.96%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.96%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.96%) Games
6 2 (0.96%) Legal
6 2 (0.96%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.96%) Local Government
7 1 (0.48%) Marketing
7 1 (0.48%) Electronics
7 1 (0.48%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 81 (38.94%) Developer
2 33 (15.87%) Analyst
3 31 (14.90%) .NET Developer
4 19 (9.13%) ScrumMaster
5 17 (8.17%) Java Developer
5 17 (8.17%) Business Analyst
6 16 (7.69%) Tester
6 16 (7.69%) Project Manager
7 13 (6.25%) Test Analyst
8 12 (5.77%) Agile Tester
9 11 (5.29%) Senior Developer
10 9 (4.33%) Software Tester
11 8 (3.85%) Agile Business Analyst
11 8 (3.85%) Agile .NET Developer
12 7 (3.37%) Agile Coach
12 7 (3.37%) Designer
12 7 (3.37%) Delivery Manager
13 6 (2.88%) Salesforce.com Developer
13 6 (2.88%) UI Developer
13 6 (2.88%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (22.60%) HTML
1 47 (22.60%) .NET
2 44 (21.15%) CSS
3 35 (16.83%) jQuery
4 29 (13.94%) .NET Framework
5 28 (13.46%) ASP.NET
6 26 (12.50%) Web Services
7 20 (9.62%) Ajax
7 20 (9.62%) XML
7 20 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (7.21%) HTML5
9 12 (5.77%) J2EE
9 12 (5.77%) CSS3
9 12 (5.77%) Gherkin
10 11 (5.29%) Spring
11 10 (4.81%) WCF
11 10 (4.81%) WPF
12 7 (3.37%) AngularJS
12 7 (3.37%) Velocity
13 6 (2.88%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.77%) User Experience
2 11 (5.29%) NHS
3 10 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.88%) Data Structures
4 6 (2.88%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.40%) Visualisation
5 5 (2.40%) Graphic Design
6 4 (1.92%) RIA
6 4 (1.92%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.44%) Open Source
8 2 (0.96%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.96%) Streaming Video
8 2 (0.96%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.96%) Online Games
8 2 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.96%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.48%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.17%) Linux
2 8 (3.85%) Windows
3 5 (2.40%) Android
4 4 (1.92%) UNIX
5 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (94.71%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (21.63%) MVC
2 45 (21.63%) TDD
3 25 (12.02%) Unit Testing
4 22 (10.58%) Project Management
4 22 (10.58%) Coaching
5 21 (10.10%) Software Engineering
6 20 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (9.62%) PRINCE2
6 20 (9.62%) User Stories
7 19 (9.13%) Kanban
7 19 (9.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (8.65%) Test Scripting
9 17 (8.17%) Mentoring
10 16 (7.69%) E-Commerce
11 15 (7.21%) Web Development
11 15 (7.21%) Automated Testing
11 15 (7.21%) RUP
12 14 (6.73%) Automation Testing
13 13 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 60 (28.85%) JavaScript
2 42 (20.19%) C#
3 41 (19.71%) SQL
4 36 (17.31%) Java
5 17 (8.17%) PHP
6 16 (7.69%) Ruby
7 13 (6.25%) Python
8 10 (4.81%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.85%) Bash Shell
10 7 (3.37%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.92%) VB
12 3 (1.44%) Scala
12 3 (1.44%) PHP5
12 3 (1.44%) C
12 3 (1.44%) XAML
13 2 (0.96%) VBA
13 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.96%) Perl
13 2 (0.96%) C++
13 2 (0.96%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 12 (5.77%) Degree
2 9 (4.33%) VCP4
3 7 (3.37%) ISEB
4 4 (1.92%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.44%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.44%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.44%) PMP
6 2 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.96%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.96%) Xen
1 2 (0.96%) Tivoli Directory Server
1 2 (0.96%) vSphere
1 2 (0.96%) XenServer
2 1 (0.48%) Docker
2 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (3.85%) Puppet
1 8 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (3.37%) Cobbler
2 7 (3.37%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.48%) Salt
3 1 (0.48%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (11.54%) Oracle
2 13 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (1.92%) Google
4 4 (1.92%) Facebook
5 3 (1.44%) VMware
5 3 (1.44%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.96%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (0.48%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.48%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.48%) Splunk
7 1 (0.48%) hybris
7 1 (0.48%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.48%) Capita
7 1 (0.48%) Zend
7 1 (0.48%) ATG
7 1 (0.48%) IBM
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
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
East Riding
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £380 - £480 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 3 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
East Riding
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £380 - £480 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
York
Next Ventures Limited
Rate: £0 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 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
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 days ago