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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 37 27 35
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing Scrum 129 129 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.42% 5.12% 4.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.51% 6.96% 6.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 87 57
Average daily rate
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£378 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.15% +1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
- +14.09%
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
2341 1853 1451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.14% 73.53% 71.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1541 1212 760
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 43 53
Average hourly rate £17.88 £25.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.50% +6.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £74.00 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -3.12%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 -11 95 £363 +11.53% 38
North Yorkshire +6 16 £400 +35.59% 14
South Yorkshire -2 12 £375 -6.25% 7
Humberside 0 1 - -
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 213 (97.71%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (28.44%) TDD
3 60 (27.52%) SQL Server
4 59 (27.06%) JavaScript
5 54 (24.77%) SQL
6 51 (23.39%) HTML
6 51 (23.39%) MVC
7 50 (22.94%) Java
7 50 (22.94%) .NET
7 50 (22.94%) Finance
8 47 (21.56%) CSS
9 38 (17.43%) C#
9 38 (17.43%) jQuery
10 34 (15.60%) Unit Testing
11 29 (13.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 29 (13.30%) BDD
12 28 (12.84%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (12.84%) Coaching
12 28 (12.84%) Microsoft
13 27 (12.39%) Ajax
14 26 (11.93%) .NET Framework
14 26 (11.93%) XML
15 24 (11.01%) ASP.NET
15 24 (11.01%) RUP
15 24 (11.01%) Business Intelligence
15 24 (11.01%) Spring
15 24 (11.01%) Kanban
16 23 (10.55%) Test Scripting
16 23 (10.55%) Oracle
17 22 (10.09%) T-SQL

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 12 (5.50%) JBoss
2 11 (5.05%) WebSphere
3 9 (4.13%) IIS
4 8 (3.67%) Apache
5 6 (2.75%) Umbraco
6 5 (2.29%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.29%) CMS
7 3 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.92%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.92%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.92%) Jetty
8 2 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.46%) uiautomator
9 1 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.46%) Node.js
9 1 (0.46%) ATG Dynamo
9 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (2.29%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.92%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (0.92%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.46%) Simulink
3 1 (0.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.38%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.46%) Unica
3 1 (0.46%) Magento
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.21%) SaaS
3 1 (0.46%) Trello
3 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.75%) Internet
2 3 (1.38%) Skype
3 1 (0.46%) FlexRay
3 1 (0.46%) HTTP
3 1 (0.46%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (27.52%) SQL Server
2 29 (13.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (10.09%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (8.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (5.05%) MySQL
5 11 (5.05%) MongoDB
5 11 (5.05%) NoSQL
5 11 (5.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (4.59%) Relational Database
7 9 (4.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (3.21%) OLAP Cube
9 7 (3.21%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (3.21%) OLAP
10 6 (2.75%) DB2
11 5 (2.29%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
15 1 (0.46%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (9.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (7.34%) Cucumber
3 13 (5.96%) SpecFlow
3 13 (5.96%) Git (software)
4 11 (5.05%) Selenium
5 10 (4.59%) Eclipse
6 8 (3.67%) JUnit
6 8 (3.67%) Jasmine
7 7 (3.21%) Subversion
8 5 (2.29%) JIRA
9 4 (1.83%) Maven
9 4 (1.83%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.38%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (1.38%) Hudson
10 3 (1.38%) Ant
10 3 (1.38%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.38%) NUnit
11 2 (0.92%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.92%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.92%) JMeter
General
1 50 (22.94%) Finance
2 8 (3.67%) Retail
3 6 (2.75%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.83%) Games
4 4 (1.83%) Banking
5 3 (1.38%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.38%) Advertising
6 2 (0.92%) Legal
6 2 (0.92%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.46%) Back Office
7 1 (0.46%) Electronics
7 1 (0.46%) Automotive
7 1 (0.46%) Marketing
7 1 (0.46%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 97 (44.50%) Developer
2 38 (17.43%) Analyst
3 30 (13.76%) Java Developer
4 29 (13.30%) .NET Developer
5 21 (9.63%) Test Analyst
6 17 (7.80%) Business Analyst
7 16 (7.34%) ScrumMaster
8 15 (6.88%) Tester
8 15 (6.88%) Project Manager
9 13 (5.96%) Senior Developer
9 13 (5.96%) Agile Tester
10 11 (5.05%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 10 (4.59%) Architect
12 9 (4.13%) Software Tester
12 9 (4.13%) Delivery Manager
13 8 (3.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 8 (3.67%) Web Developer
13 8 (3.67%) Agile .NET Developer
14 7 (3.21%) Agile Business Analyst
14 7 (3.21%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (23.39%) HTML
2 50 (22.94%) .NET
3 47 (21.56%) CSS
4 38 (17.43%) jQuery
5 27 (12.39%) Ajax
6 26 (11.93%) .NET Framework
6 26 (11.93%) XML
7 24 (11.01%) ASP.NET
7 24 (11.01%) Spring
8 22 (10.09%) Web Services
9 19 (8.72%) J2EE
9 19 (8.72%) HTML5
10 16 (7.34%) CSS3
11 15 (6.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (5.96%) Gherkin
13 12 (5.50%) RESTful
13 12 (5.50%) Hibernate
14 11 (5.05%) XSLT
15 10 (4.59%) AngularJS
16 9 (4.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.42%) NHS
2 9 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.21%) User Experience
4 6 (2.75%) Data Structures
4 6 (2.75%) Algorithms
4 6 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.75%) RIA
4 6 (2.75%) Visualisation
4 6 (2.75%) Open Source
5 3 (1.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.92%) Thin Client
6 2 (0.92%) Graphic Design
6 2 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (0.92%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.92%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.92%) Online Games
7 1 (0.46%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.46%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.46%) EPoS
7 1 (0.46%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.42%) Linux
2 10 (4.59%) Windows
3 4 (1.83%) Android
4 3 (1.38%) UNIX
4 3 (1.38%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.92%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.92%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (97.71%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (28.44%) TDD
3 51 (23.39%) MVC
4 34 (15.60%) Unit Testing
5 29 (13.30%) BDD
6 28 (12.84%) Coaching
6 28 (12.84%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (11.01%) Kanban
7 24 (11.01%) RUP
7 24 (11.01%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (10.55%) Test Scripting
9 21 (9.63%) PRINCE2
10 20 (9.17%) E-Commerce
10 20 (9.17%) User Stories
11 18 (8.26%) Waterfall
12 17 (7.80%) Mentoring
12 17 (7.80%) Software Engineering
13 16 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (7.34%) Project Management
13 16 (7.34%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (27.06%) JavaScript
2 54 (24.77%) SQL
3 50 (22.94%) Java
4 38 (17.43%) C#
5 22 (10.09%) T-SQL
6 13 (5.96%) PHP
7 12 (5.50%) Ruby
8 11 (5.05%) Python
9 7 (3.21%) XPath
10 5 (2.29%) Scala
11 3 (1.38%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.38%) PHP5
11 3 (1.38%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.38%) XAML
11 3 (1.38%) VB
11 3 (1.38%) C++
11 3 (1.38%) C
12 2 (0.92%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.92%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.46%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (4.59%) Degree
2 6 (2.75%) ISEB
3 4 (1.83%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (1.38%) PMP
4 3 (1.38%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.38%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.29%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) HL7
2 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.38%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (0.46%) Docker
2 1 (0.46%) Xen
2 1 (0.46%) XenServer
2 1 (0.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.83%) Puppet
1 4 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.38%) Cobbler
2 3 (1.38%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.46%) Nagios
3 1 (0.46%) Salt
Vendors
1 28 (12.84%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.55%) Oracle
3 8 (3.67%) IBM
4 5 (2.29%) Google
4 5 (2.29%) Sitecore
4 5 (2.29%) Facebook
5 1 (0.46%) Twitter
5 1 (0.46%) MobileIron
5 1 (0.46%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.46%) Kony
5 1 (0.46%) SaltStack
5 1 (0.46%) EnterpriseDB
5 1 (0.46%) hybris
5 1 (0.46%) Splunk
5 1 (0.46%) BEA
5 1 (0.46%) ATG
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