The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 19 42 42
Rank change year-on-year
+23 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 216 126 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.40% 4.22% 3.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.76% 5.22% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 94 53
Median daily rate £425 £364 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.83% +3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £480 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +2.56%
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
2465 2416 1800
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 84.42% 80.91% 77.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1653 1716 1125
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 58 58
Median hourly rate £14.88 £20.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.62% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £40.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +27 185 £425 +21.08% 46
North Yorkshire +2 16 £450 +18.81% 5
South Yorkshire -12 10 £350 -22.22% 1
East Yorkshire - 4 £450 -
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 383 (95.04%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (41.94%) Java
3 156 (38.71%) TDD
4 123 (30.52%) JavaScript
5 109 (27.05%) HTML
6 99 (24.57%) Kanban
7 96 (23.82%) CSS
8 91 (22.58%) Git (software)
8 91 (22.58%) BDD
9 87 (21.59%) RESTful
10 77 (19.11%) Continuous Integration
11 74 (18.36%) Spring
12 66 (16.38%) HTML5
13 62 (15.38%) Ruby
13 62 (15.38%) Linux
14 61 (15.14%) User Experience
15 60 (14.89%) Open Source
16 59 (14.64%) Scala
17 58 (14.39%) Jenkins
18 57 (14.14%) CSS3
19 53 (13.15%) JIRA
20 50 (12.41%) DevOps
21 46 (11.41%) User Stories
22 43 (10.67%) NoSQL
22 43 (10.67%) OO
23 42 (10.42%) PHP
23 42 (10.42%) Software Delivery
24 39 (9.68%) Microservices
24 39 (9.68%) Hibernate
24 39 (9.68%) Puppet

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (7.94%) Confluence
2 23 (5.71%) CMS
3 14 (3.47%) nginx
4 12 (2.98%) Drupal
4 12 (2.98%) OpenStack
4 12 (2.98%) Tomcat
5 11 (2.73%) Apache Solr
6 9 (2.23%) Apache
6 9 (2.23%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (1.49%) Jetty
8 5 (1.24%) GlassFish
9 3 (0.74%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.50%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (1.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.50%) InVision
2 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.50%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.25%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.50%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 37 (9.18%) GitHub
2 17 (4.22%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.49%) Office 365
5 4 (0.99%) SaaS
6 3 (0.74%) PaaS
7 2 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.25%) CloudBees
8 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.25%) IaaS
8 1 (0.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.72%) HTTP
2 14 (3.47%) DNS
3 9 (2.23%) LDAP
3 9 (2.23%) Network Security
4 5 (1.24%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (1.24%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (1.24%) Firewall
5 4 (0.99%) FTP
6 3 (0.74%) Internet
7 2 (0.50%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.50%) VoIP
8 1 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (10.67%) NoSQL
2 27 (6.70%) MongoDB
2 27 (6.70%) Relational Database
3 15 (3.72%) SQL Server
4 14 (3.47%) MySQL
5 8 (1.99%) Redis
6 7 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (1.74%) Oracle Database
6 7 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.74%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.74%) NonStop SQL
7 3 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.50%) OLAP
8 2 (0.50%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.50%) Riak
8 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.25%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 91 (22.58%) Git (software)
2 58 (14.39%) Jenkins
3 53 (13.15%) JIRA
4 39 (9.68%) Selenium
5 31 (7.69%) Cucumber
6 24 (5.96%) Maven
7 18 (4.47%) JUnit
8 17 (4.22%) Mercurial
9 16 (3.97%) Subversion
10 13 (3.23%) WebDriver
11 12 (2.98%) Gradle
12 11 (2.73%) Android Studio
13 9 (2.23%) Mockito
14 8 (1.99%) Ant
14 8 (1.99%) SonarQube
14 8 (1.99%) Xcode
15 6 (1.49%) Appium
15 6 (1.49%) Artifactory
15 6 (1.49%) GitLab
15 6 (1.49%) jMock
General
1 20 (4.96%) Finance
2 11 (2.73%) Games
3 10 (2.48%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.99%) Retail
5 5 (1.24%) Banking
6 3 (0.74%) Back Office
6 3 (0.74%) Online Betting
7 2 (0.50%) iGaming
7 2 (0.50%) Legal
7 2 (0.50%) Marketing
8 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.25%) Publishing
8 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 200 (49.63%) Developer
2 74 (18.36%) Java Developer
3 45 (11.17%) Scrum Master
4 36 (8.93%) Senior Developer
5 32 (7.94%) Analyst
6 29 (7.20%) Agile Developer
6 29 (7.20%) Senior Java Developer
7 26 (6.45%) Scala Developer
8 25 (6.20%) Agile Java Developer
9 23 (5.71%) Business Analyst
9 23 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
10 20 (4.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 20 (4.96%) Java Scala Developer
11 19 (4.71%) Architect
11 19 (4.71%) JavaScript Developer
12 18 (4.47%) Project Manager
13 16 (3.97%) Senior Java Scala Developer
13 16 (3.97%) Senior Scala Developer
14 15 (3.72%) Agile Scrum Master
15 14 (3.47%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (27.05%) HTML
2 96 (23.82%) CSS
3 87 (21.59%) RESTful
4 74 (18.36%) Spring
5 66 (16.38%) HTML5
6 57 (14.14%) CSS3
7 39 (9.68%) Hibernate
8 31 (7.69%) Web Services
9 28 (6.95%) JSON
10 27 (6.70%) AngularJS
11 25 (6.20%) Node.js
11 25 (6.20%) REST
12 23 (5.71%) J2EE
13 21 (5.21%) Ruby on Rails
14 20 (4.96%) .NET
14 20 (4.96%) jQuery
15 17 (4.22%) Ajax
16 16 (3.97%) Play Framework
17 15 (3.72%) Spring MVC
18 13 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 61 (15.14%) User Experience
2 22 (5.46%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (4.47%) Mobile App
4 17 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.48%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.48%) Digital Media
6 8 (1.99%) Social Media
7 7 (1.74%) iPhone
8 6 (1.49%) iPad
9 4 (0.99%) NHS
9 4 (0.99%) Wiki
10 3 (0.74%) CESG
10 3 (0.74%) CESG CLAS
10 3 (0.74%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.50%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.50%) Blog
11 2 (0.50%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.50%) Performance Metrics
11 2 (0.50%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 62 (15.38%) Linux
2 19 (4.71%) Android
3 11 (2.73%) Apple iOS
4 9 (2.23%) CentOS
4 9 (2.23%) Windows
5 7 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.49%) CoreOS
6 6 (1.49%) Mac OS X
6 6 (1.49%) Ubuntu
6 6 (1.49%) Unix
7 5 (1.24%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.74%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 383 (95.04%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (38.71%) TDD
3 99 (24.57%) Kanban
4 91 (22.58%) BDD
5 77 (19.11%) Continuous Integration
6 60 (14.89%) Open Source
7 50 (12.41%) DevOps
8 46 (11.41%) User Stories
9 43 (10.67%) OO
10 42 (10.42%) Software Delivery
11 39 (9.68%) Microservices
12 38 (9.43%) Mentoring
13 37 (9.18%) Project Management
14 36 (8.93%) MVC
14 36 (8.93%) Pair Programming
15 35 (8.68%) SOA
16 34 (8.44%) SDLC
17 32 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
18 31 (7.69%) Unit Testing
18 31 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 169 (41.94%) Java
2 123 (30.52%) JavaScript
3 62 (15.38%) Ruby
4 59 (14.64%) Scala
5 42 (10.42%) PHP
6 38 (9.43%) Python
7 35 (8.68%) SQL
8 33 (8.19%) C#
9 22 (5.46%) Groovy
10 21 (5.21%) Clojure
11 13 (3.23%) Bash Shell
12 9 (2.23%) Objective-C
13 7 (1.74%) C
14 6 (1.49%) Erlang
14 6 (1.49%) Go
15 5 (1.24%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.99%) PowerShell
17 3 (0.74%) Jython
18 2 (0.50%) Shell Script
18 2 (0.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 15 (3.72%) Security Cleared
2 12 (2.98%) Degree
3 11 (2.73%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.48%) ISEB
5 6 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.74%) CISSP
6 3 (0.74%) CLAS
6 3 (0.74%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.25%) CITP
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.71%) QA
2 5 (1.24%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (6.20%) Docker
2 17 (4.22%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.23%) Varnish
5 6 (1.49%) Ceph
5 6 (1.49%) etcd
5 6 (1.49%) flannel
5 6 (1.49%) GlusterFS
6 5 (1.24%) NFS
6 5 (1.24%) Squid
7 4 (0.99%) vSphere
8 3 (0.74%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 39 (9.68%) Puppet
2 17 (4.22%) Ansible
3 16 (3.97%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (2.73%) Graphite
4 11 (2.73%) HAProxy
5 6 (1.49%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (1.49%) Kubernetes
5 6 (1.49%) logstash
5 6 (1.49%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (1.49%) rkt
6 5 (1.24%) Grafana
6 5 (1.24%) Graylog
6 5 (1.24%) Icinga
6 5 (1.24%) Nagios
6 5 (1.24%) StatsD
6 5 (1.24%) Terraform
7 3 (0.74%) SCCM
8 2 (0.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.50%) Opsview
9 1 (0.25%) Mesos
Vendors
1 26 (6.45%) Oracle
2 12 (2.98%) Microsoft
2 12 (2.98%) Red Hat
2 12 (2.98%) VMware
3 10 (2.48%) Google
4 5 (1.24%) F5
4 5 (1.24%) New Relic
4 5 (1.24%) Palo Alto
5 4 (0.99%) Atlassian
5 4 (0.99%) SaltStack
6 3 (0.74%) Sitecore
6 3 (0.74%) Twitter
7 2 (0.50%) Apple
7 2 (0.50%) Cisco
7 2 (0.50%) Facebook
8 1 (0.25%) Capita
8 1 (0.25%) HP
8 1 (0.25%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.25%) Progress
8 1 (0.25%) SAP
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