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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 25 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 188 130 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.44% 4.38% 5.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.87% 5.30% 6.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 83 87
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £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 £42.25 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +8.97%
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
2388 2452 1936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.86% 82.61% 76.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1670 1604 1270
Median daily rate £425 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 62 47
Median hourly rate £14.75 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.06 £9.19 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £35.00 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 +11 146 £425 +19.29% 57
South Yorkshire +17 32 £413 +10.00% 9
North Yorkshire -2 8 £450 +12.50% 8
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 321 (97.27%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (46.36%) Java
3 136 (41.21%) TDD
4 91 (27.58%) BDD
5 80 (24.24%) JavaScript
6 77 (23.33%) Kanban
7 76 (23.03%) HTML
8 74 (22.42%) Linux
9 70 (21.21%) Spring
10 62 (18.79%) Continuous Integration
10 62 (18.79%) Git (software)
11 61 (18.48%) DevOps
12 60 (18.18%) CSS
13 59 (17.88%) Ruby
14 49 (14.85%) Selenium
15 47 (14.24%) Puppet
16 45 (13.64%) JIRA
17 44 (13.33%) SQL
18 43 (13.03%) HTML5
19 40 (12.12%) Jenkins
20 39 (11.82%) RESTful
20 39 (11.82%) Maven
20 39 (11.82%) Hibernate
21 37 (11.21%) Open Source
21 37 (11.21%) NoSQL
22 35 (10.61%) Scala
22 35 (10.61%) Software Delivery
23 33 (10.00%) Configuration Management
24 32 (9.70%) Docker
25 31 (9.39%) Security Cleared

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 22 (6.67%) Confluence
2 19 (5.76%) OpenStack
3 14 (4.24%) Node.js
4 10 (3.03%) Apache
4 10 (3.03%) CMS
5 6 (1.82%) Drupal
5 6 (1.82%) nginx
6 5 (1.52%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.91%) CloudStack
7 3 (0.91%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.91%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.61%) Moodle
8 2 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.61%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.61%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.30%) Liferay
9 1 (0.30%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 7 (2.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.61%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.30%) MS Office
3 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.30%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.88%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (6.06%) GitHub
3 4 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.91%) SaaS
5 2 (0.61%) Office 365
6 1 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.30%) Heroku
6 1 (0.30%) IaaS
6 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.12%) DNS
1 7 (2.12%) Intranet
1 7 (2.12%) Network Security
2 5 (1.52%) HTTP
3 4 (1.21%) LDAP
4 3 (0.91%) Internet
5 2 (0.61%) FTP
6 1 (0.30%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (11.21%) NoSQL
2 27 (8.18%) MongoDB
3 19 (5.76%) MySQL
4 16 (4.85%) Relational Database
5 15 (4.55%) SQL Server
6 12 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (2.12%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.12%) Redis
8 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.21%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.61%) OLAP
11 2 (0.61%) Riak
12 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 62 (18.79%) Git (software)
2 49 (14.85%) Selenium
3 45 (13.64%) JIRA
4 40 (12.12%) Jenkins
5 39 (11.82%) Maven
6 23 (6.97%) Cucumber
7 19 (5.76%) Appium
8 17 (5.15%) Mocha
9 16 (4.85%) SonarQube
10 15 (4.55%) WebDriver
11 12 (3.64%) JUnit
12 9 (2.73%) Android Studio
12 9 (2.73%) Mercurial
13 6 (1.82%) Artifactory
13 6 (1.82%) GitLab
13 6 (1.82%) Subversion
13 6 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (1.52%) Axure RP
14 5 (1.52%) Gradle
15 4 (1.21%) Mockito
General
1 27 (8.18%) Finance
2 13 (3.94%) Games
3 6 (1.82%) Online Betting
3 6 (1.82%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.21%) Retail
5 3 (0.91%) Banking
6 2 (0.61%) Billing
7 1 (0.30%) Back Office
7 1 (0.30%) Marketing
7 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 146 (44.24%) Developer
2 68 (20.61%) Java Developer
3 35 (10.61%) Scrum Master
4 34 (10.30%) Agile Developer
5 30 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
5 30 (9.09%) Analyst
6 26 (7.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 22 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 18 (5.45%) Senior Java Developer
9 17 (5.15%) Business Analyst
10 16 (4.85%) Operations Engineer
10 16 (4.85%) Scala Developer
11 15 (4.55%) Agile Scrum Master
11 15 (4.55%) Project Manager
12 14 (4.24%) Architect
13 12 (3.64%) Java Scala Developer
13 12 (3.64%) Tester
14 11 (3.33%) Android Developer
14 11 (3.33%) Ruby Developer
14 11 (3.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (23.03%) HTML
2 70 (21.21%) Spring
3 60 (18.18%) CSS
4 43 (13.03%) HTML5
5 39 (11.82%) Hibernate
5 39 (11.82%) RESTful
6 29 (8.79%) CSS3
7 25 (7.58%) .NET
8 20 (6.06%) jQuery
9 19 (5.76%) Web Services
10 18 (5.45%) J2EE
11 16 (4.85%) REST
12 15 (4.55%) JSON
13 14 (4.24%) AngularJS
13 14 (4.24%) XML
14 10 (3.03%) Android SDK
14 10 (3.03%) ASP.NET
14 10 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
14 10 (3.03%) SOAP
14 10 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.48%) User Experience
2 16 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 8 (2.42%) Digital Media
5 6 (1.82%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.21%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.21%) e-Learning
6 4 (1.21%) iPad
6 4 (1.21%) NHS
6 4 (1.21%) Replication
6 4 (1.21%) Social Media
7 3 (0.91%) Data Integration
7 3 (0.91%) PMI
7 3 (0.91%) Wiki
8 2 (0.61%) Blog
8 2 (0.61%) iPhone
8 2 (0.61%) Reinsurance
8 2 (0.61%) STB
9 1 (0.30%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 74 (22.42%) Linux
2 18 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (4.85%) CentOS
3 16 (4.85%) Ubuntu
4 14 (4.24%) Android
5 11 (3.33%) Windows
6 10 (3.03%) Unix
7 8 (2.42%) Mac OS X
8 6 (1.82%) CoreOS
9 3 (0.91%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.91%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (97.27%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (41.21%) TDD
3 91 (27.58%) BDD
4 77 (23.33%) Kanban
5 62 (18.79%) Continuous Integration
6 61 (18.48%) DevOps
7 37 (11.21%) Open Source
8 35 (10.61%) Software Delivery
9 33 (10.00%) Configuration Management
10 29 (8.79%) SDLC
11 28 (8.48%) User Stories
12 27 (8.18%) OO
12 27 (8.18%) Web Development
13 25 (7.58%) Pair Programming
14 24 (7.27%) Coaching
14 24 (7.27%) Mentoring
14 24 (7.27%) Project Management
15 22 (6.67%) SOA
16 21 (6.36%) MVC
16 21 (6.36%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 153 (46.36%) Java
2 80 (24.24%) JavaScript
3 59 (17.88%) Ruby
4 44 (13.33%) SQL
5 35 (10.61%) Scala
6 29 (8.79%) PHP
6 29 (8.79%) Python
7 28 (8.48%) Bash Shell
8 21 (6.36%) C#
9 13 (3.94%) Clojure
10 12 (3.64%) Groovy
11 7 (2.12%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.12%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.82%) Erlang
12 6 (1.82%) Go
13 3 (0.91%) C
13 3 (0.91%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.91%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.61%) C++
14 2 (0.61%) Jython
Qualifications
1 31 (9.39%) Security Cleared
2 27 (8.18%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.64%) Degree
4 8 (2.42%) ISEB
5 6 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (1.21%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.91%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.30%) CBAP
8 1 (0.30%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.27%) QA
2 5 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 32 (9.70%) Docker
2 19 (5.76%) vSphere
3 16 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.82%) Ceph
4 6 (1.82%) GlusterFS
5 4 (1.21%) Varnish
6 3 (0.91%) Xen
6 3 (0.91%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 47 (14.24%) Puppet
2 22 (6.67%) Ansible
3 10 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.82%) Graphite
4 6 (1.82%) HAProxy
4 6 (1.82%) Kubernetes
4 6 (1.82%) logstash
5 5 (1.52%) Cobbler
5 5 (1.52%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.30%) Mesos
Vendors
1 30 (9.09%) Oracle
2 17 (5.15%) Atlassian
2 17 (5.15%) Microsoft
3 16 (4.85%) VMware
4 7 (2.12%) Red Hat
5 6 (1.82%) Trillium
6 3 (0.91%) EnterpriseDB
6 3 (0.91%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.61%) HP
7 2 (0.61%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.30%) Apple
8 1 (0.30%) IBM
8 1 (0.30%) Progress
8 1 (0.30%) Rally
8 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.30%) SAP
8 1 (0.30%) Siebel
8 1 (0.30%) Twitter
8 1 (0.30%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £325 to £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: / day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £270 - £280 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago