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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
England / Yorkshire
Rank 16 29 54
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +25
Contract jobs citing Scrum 143 146 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.60% 5.13% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.98% 6.29% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 109 61
Median daily rate £415 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £298 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.88 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +19.93%

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
1793 2322 1990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.74% 81.65% 80.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1182 1507 1382
Median daily rate £403 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £284 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 73 41
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £15.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +33.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +11 106 £410 +1.23% 49
South Yorkshire +2 32 £450 +20.00% 7
North Yorkshire +11 1 - - 16
Humberside - 1 £350 -
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 412 (93.21%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (41.63%) Java
3 155 (35.07%) Kanban
4 133 (30.09%) TDD
5 117 (26.47%) JavaScript
6 109 (24.66%) HTML
7 89 (20.14%) CSS
7 89 (20.14%) Jenkins
7 89 (20.14%) User Experience
8 85 (19.23%) Git (software)
9 83 (18.78%) User Stories
10 81 (18.33%) BDD
11 80 (18.10%) RESTful
12 78 (17.65%) Scala
13 74 (16.74%) Continuous Integration
14 72 (16.29%) Spring
15 71 (16.06%) Linux
16 70 (15.84%) HTML5
17 61 (13.80%) Ruby
18 60 (13.57%) Open Source
19 59 (13.35%) MongoDB
20 58 (13.12%) JIRA
21 57 (12.90%) Selenium
22 56 (12.67%) CSS3
23 55 (12.44%) JSON
24 53 (11.99%) REST
25 50 (11.31%) JUnit
26 49 (11.09%) Python
26 49 (11.09%) Microservices
27 47 (10.63%) Software Engineering

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 47 (10.63%) Confluence
2 15 (3.39%) CMS
2 15 (3.39%) Tomcat
3 13 (2.94%) Apache
4 7 (1.58%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (1.58%) Umbraco
5 6 (1.36%) OpenStack
5 6 (1.36%) WordPress
6 5 (1.13%) nginx
7 4 (0.90%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.90%) Jetty
8 3 (0.68%) JBoss
8 3 (0.68%) Mule
9 2 (0.45%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.45%) CloudStack
9 2 (0.45%) Drupal
9 2 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.45%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.23%) GeoServer
10 1 (0.23%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 8 (1.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.23%) MS Office
2 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.23%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.23%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.23%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.75%) GitHub
2 19 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.58%) Google Analytics
4 7 (1.58%) IaaS
4 7 (1.58%) PaaS
5 4 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.90%) Sumo Logic
6 3 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.68%) CloudBees
6 3 (0.68%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.68%) SaaS
7 2 (0.45%) Force.com
7 2 (0.45%) Office 365
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.88%) HTTP
2 9 (2.04%) DNS
3 8 (1.81%) Internet
4 3 (0.68%) Firewall
4 3 (0.68%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.23%) Intranet
5 1 (0.23%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.23%) LDAP
5 1 (0.23%) Network Security
5 1 (0.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (13.35%) MongoDB
2 43 (9.73%) Relational Database
3 39 (8.82%) NoSQL
4 37 (8.37%) MySQL
5 29 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
6 27 (6.11%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (2.71%) Hadoop
8 11 (2.49%) SQL Server
9 5 (1.13%) Redis
10 4 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.90%) HBase
10 4 (0.90%) Riak
11 3 (0.68%) Big Data
12 2 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.23%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (0.23%) Oracle OLAP
13 1 (0.23%) QlikView
13 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 89 (20.14%) Jenkins
2 85 (19.23%) Git (software)
3 58 (13.12%) JIRA
4 57 (12.90%) Selenium
5 50 (11.31%) JUnit
6 28 (6.33%) Cucumber
7 21 (4.75%) Subversion
8 20 (4.52%) Maven
9 17 (3.85%) Mockito
10 15 (3.39%) Jasmine
11 14 (3.17%) JMeter
12 13 (2.94%) jMock
12 13 (2.94%) WebDriver
13 11 (2.49%) SoapUI
13 11 (2.49%) Spock
14 9 (2.04%) EasyMock
15 8 (1.81%) SonarQube
15 8 (1.81%) Visual Studio
16 7 (1.58%) Mercurial
17 6 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (8.37%) Finance
2 16 (3.62%) Banking
3 11 (2.49%) Games
3 11 (2.49%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.58%) Retail
5 6 (1.36%) Marketing
6 5 (1.13%) Retail Banking
7 3 (0.68%) Advertising
7 3 (0.68%) Billing
8 2 (0.45%) Electronics
8 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.45%) Online Betting
8 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 180 (40.72%) Developer
2 78 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 49 (11.09%) Analyst
3 49 (11.09%) Architect
4 46 (10.41%) Scrum Master
5 42 (9.50%) Business Analyst
6 33 (7.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 31 (7.01%) Agile Business Analyst
7 31 (7.01%) Technical Architect
8 25 (5.66%) Tester
9 21 (4.75%) Agile Developer
10 19 (4.30%) Automation Tester
11 18 (4.07%) Agile Java Developer
11 18 (4.07%) JavaScript Developer
11 18 (4.07%) Scala Developer
11 18 (4.07%) Senior Developer
12 16 (3.62%) Developer in Test
13 15 (3.39%) Technical Leader
14 14 (3.17%) Java Scala Developer
14 14 (3.17%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (24.66%) HTML
2 89 (20.14%) CSS
3 80 (18.10%) RESTful
4 72 (16.29%) Spring
5 70 (15.84%) HTML5
6 56 (12.67%) CSS3
7 55 (12.44%) JSON
8 53 (11.99%) REST
9 39 (8.82%) Web Services
10 37 (8.37%) Ajax
10 37 (8.37%) Play Framework
11 34 (7.69%) Django
12 31 (7.01%) Node.js
13 28 (6.33%) Ruby on Rails
14 24 (5.43%) Hibernate
15 23 (5.20%) AngularJS
16 22 (4.98%) XML
17 20 (4.52%) .NET
17 20 (4.52%) Spring MVC
18 16 (3.62%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 89 (20.14%) User Experience
2 20 (4.52%) Mobile App
3 16 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (2.94%) Social Media
5 10 (2.26%) Tandem
6 9 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.13%) NHS
8 4 (0.90%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.90%) Replication
9 3 (0.68%) Fintech
9 3 (0.68%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.45%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.45%) iPhone
10 2 (0.45%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.45%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.45%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.45%) Psychology
10 2 (0.45%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 71 (16.06%) Linux
2 22 (4.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (4.30%) Android
4 12 (2.71%) Windows
5 11 (2.49%) Apple iOS
6 10 (2.26%) Unix
7 8 (1.81%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.90%) CoreOS
8 4 (0.90%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.23%) CentOS
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (93.21%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (35.07%) Kanban
3 133 (30.09%) TDD
4 83 (18.78%) User Stories
5 81 (18.33%) BDD
6 74 (16.74%) Continuous Integration
7 60 (13.57%) Open Source
8 49 (11.09%) Microservices
9 47 (10.63%) Software Engineering
10 44 (9.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 43 (9.73%) Automated Testing
11 43 (9.73%) Mentoring
12 40 (9.05%) Front End Development
13 37 (8.37%) OO
13 37 (8.37%) Web Development
14 33 (7.47%) Project Management
15 29 (6.56%) DevOps
16 28 (6.33%) Automation Testing
16 28 (6.33%) MVC
16 28 (6.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 184 (41.63%) Java
2 117 (26.47%) JavaScript
3 78 (17.65%) Scala
4 61 (13.80%) Ruby
5 49 (11.09%) Python
6 40 (9.05%) SQL
7 27 (6.11%) PHP
8 26 (5.88%) C#
9 18 (4.07%) Groovy
10 17 (3.85%) Clojure
11 9 (2.04%) Objective-C
12 6 (1.36%) Apple Swift
12 6 (1.36%) C++
12 6 (1.36%) PHP 5
13 4 (0.90%) C
13 4 (0.90%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.68%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.68%) XPath
14 3 (0.68%) XQuery
15 2 (0.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 18 (4.07%) Degree
1 18 (4.07%) Security Cleared
2 11 (2.49%) ISEB
3 9 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (1.81%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.36%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.45%) CBAP
7 2 (0.45%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) CISSP
8 1 (0.23%) CLAS
8 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.30%) QA
2 6 (1.36%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.45%) FATCA
4 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.23%) SDET
System Software
1 22 (4.98%) Docker
2 10 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.90%) HDFS
4 4 (0.90%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.45%) vSphere
5 2 (0.45%) XenServer
6 1 (0.23%) NFS
6 1 (0.23%) Squid
6 1 (0.23%) Varnish
6 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (5.43%) Puppet
2 20 (4.52%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (2.49%) Ansible
4 5 (1.13%) Kubernetes
4 5 (1.13%) Nagios
5 4 (0.90%) Salt
5 4 (0.90%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.23%) Grafana
6 1 (0.23%) Graphite
6 1 (0.23%) Graylog
6 1 (0.23%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.23%) Icinga
6 1 (0.23%) Piwik
6 1 (0.23%) StatsD
6 1 (0.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (6.33%) Google
2 19 (4.30%) Red Hat
3 18 (4.07%) Oracle
4 16 (3.62%) Microsoft
5 10 (2.26%) VMware
6 7 (1.58%) Zend
7 5 (1.13%) IBM
7 5 (1.13%) New Relic
7 5 (1.13%) SaltStack
7 5 (1.13%) Splunk
8 4 (0.90%) MuleSoft
8 4 (0.90%) Rackspace
9 3 (0.68%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.45%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.45%) EMC
10 2 (0.45%) Hortonworks
10 2 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.45%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.45%) Solace
10 2 (0.45%) Twitter
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