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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 11 46 42
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 294 131 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.36% 4.17% 3.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.70% 5.12% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 88 45
Median daily rate £425 £406 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £324 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.38 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+7.72% -7.17%
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
2315 2561 1867
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.57% 81.59% 77.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1487 1787 1144
Median daily rate £420 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 78 57
Median hourly rate £15.13 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.76 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £37.04 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +30 214 £425 +6.25% 49
South Yorkshire +36 60 £475 +11.76% 12
North Yorkshire 0 12 £330 -14.28% 9
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 474 (94.23%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (38.97%) Java
3 186 (36.98%) TDD
4 154 (30.62%) JavaScript
5 153 (30.42%) HTML
6 131 (26.04%) Kanban
7 130 (25.84%) CSS
8 112 (22.27%) RESTful
9 103 (20.48%) Git (software)
10 102 (20.28%) User Experience
11 101 (20.08%) Continuous Integration
12 93 (18.49%) HTML5
12 93 (18.49%) BDD
13 90 (17.89%) Scala
14 84 (16.70%) Spring
15 81 (16.10%) Jenkins
15 81 (16.10%) User Stories
16 77 (15.31%) Open Source
17 76 (15.11%) CSS3
18 69 (13.72%) JIRA
18 69 (13.72%) Ruby
19 66 (13.12%) Linux
20 58 (11.53%) OO
21 57 (11.33%) Microservices
22 53 (10.54%) Selenium
22 53 (10.54%) NoSQL
23 52 (10.34%) JSON
23 52 (10.34%) Python
24 51 (10.14%) Confluence
24 51 (10.14%) Mentoring

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 51 (10.14%) Confluence
2 29 (5.77%) CMS
3 17 (3.38%) nginx
4 16 (3.18%) Tomcat
5 12 (2.39%) Drupal
6 11 (2.19%) Apache
7 10 (1.99%) Apache Solr
8 9 (1.79%) OpenStack
9 8 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (1.39%) Cloud Foundry
10 7 (1.39%) Jetty
11 6 (1.19%) GlassFish
12 5 (0.99%) Umbraco
12 5 (0.99%) WordPress
13 2 (0.40%) JBoss
13 2 (0.40%) Oracle Service Bus
13 2 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.20%) IIS
14 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (1.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.40%) InVision
2 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.40%) Exchequer
2 2 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.20%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.20%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.20%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 45 (8.95%) GitHub
2 17 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.39%) Office 365
5 6 (1.19%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.99%) PaaS
6 5 (0.99%) SaaS
7 2 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.40%) Force.com
8 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.20%) CloudBees
8 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.20%) IaaS
8 1 (0.20%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.77%) HTTP
2 11 (2.19%) DNS
3 9 (1.79%) LDAP
4 7 (1.39%) Network Security
5 6 (1.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 6 (1.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (1.19%) Firewall
6 3 (0.60%) FTP
6 3 (0.60%) Internet
6 3 (0.60%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.40%) VoIP
8 1 (0.20%) Intranet
8 1 (0.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (10.54%) NoSQL
2 42 (8.35%) Relational Database
3 37 (7.36%) MongoDB
4 21 (4.17%) MySQL
5 14 (2.78%) SQL Server
6 10 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (1.79%) Redis
8 7 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.19%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.80%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.60%) NonStop SQL
12 3 (0.60%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.40%) Big Data
13 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.40%) Riak
14 1 (0.20%) Oracle OLAP
14 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 103 (20.48%) Git (software)
2 81 (16.10%) Jenkins
3 69 (13.72%) JIRA
4 53 (10.54%) Selenium
5 38 (7.55%) Cucumber
6 32 (6.36%) JUnit
7 28 (5.57%) Subversion
8 21 (4.17%) Maven
9 20 (3.98%) Mercurial
10 14 (2.78%) WebDriver
11 11 (2.19%) JMeter
11 11 (2.19%) Mockito
12 10 (1.99%) Gradle
12 10 (1.99%) Xcode
13 9 (1.79%) jMock
14 8 (1.59%) Android Studio
15 6 (1.19%) Ant
15 6 (1.19%) Artifactory
15 6 (1.19%) GitLab
15 6 (1.19%) Gitweb
General
1 36 (7.16%) Finance
2 15 (2.98%) Games
3 8 (1.59%) Banking
3 8 (1.59%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.39%) Retail
5 3 (0.60%) Back Office
5 3 (0.60%) Billing
5 3 (0.60%) Marketing
6 2 (0.40%) iGaming
6 2 (0.40%) Legal
6 2 (0.40%) Online Betting
6 2 (0.40%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.20%) Advertising
7 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 243 (48.31%) Developer
2 87 (17.30%) Java Developer
3 62 (12.33%) Scrum Master
4 45 (8.95%) Analyst
5 41 (8.15%) Senior Developer
6 39 (7.75%) Architect
6 39 (7.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 38 (7.55%) Business Analyst
8 35 (6.96%) Scala Developer
9 31 (6.16%) Senior Java Developer
10 27 (5.37%) Agile Developer
10 27 (5.37%) Java Scala Developer
11 26 (5.17%) JavaScript Developer
12 25 (4.97%) Agile Business Analyst
12 25 (4.97%) Technical Architect
13 22 (4.37%) Agile Java Developer
13 22 (4.37%) DevOps Engineer
14 21 (4.17%) PHP Developer
15 19 (3.78%) Senior Java Scala Developer
15 19 (3.78%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (30.42%) HTML
2 130 (25.84%) CSS
3 112 (22.27%) RESTful
4 93 (18.49%) HTML5
5 84 (16.70%) Spring
6 76 (15.11%) CSS3
7 52 (10.34%) JSON
8 41 (8.15%) REST
9 39 (7.75%) Web Services
10 35 (6.96%) Ajax
11 33 (6.56%) Hibernate
11 33 (6.56%) Play Framework
12 30 (5.96%) AngularJS
13 29 (5.77%) Django
13 29 (5.77%) Node.js
14 26 (5.17%) Ruby on Rails
15 23 (4.57%) jQuery
16 22 (4.37%) XML
17 20 (3.98%) Spring MVC
18 16 (3.18%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 102 (20.28%) User Experience
2 21 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 15 (2.98%) Social Media
4 8 (1.59%) iPhone
5 7 (1.39%) Digital Media
5 7 (1.39%) iPad
6 6 (1.19%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.19%) Tandem
7 3 (0.60%) Algorithms
7 3 (0.60%) CESG
7 3 (0.60%) CESG CLAS
7 3 (0.60%) Smartphone
7 3 (0.60%) Wiki
8 2 (0.40%) Blog
8 2 (0.40%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.40%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (0.40%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.40%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 66 (13.12%) Linux
2 23 (4.57%) Android
3 19 (3.78%) Apple iOS
4 10 (1.99%) Windows
5 8 (1.59%) Unix
6 7 (1.39%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.19%) CentOS
7 6 (1.19%) CoreOS
8 4 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.80%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 474 (94.23%) Agile Software Development
2 186 (36.98%) TDD
3 131 (26.04%) Kanban
4 101 (20.08%) Continuous Integration
5 93 (18.49%) BDD
6 81 (16.10%) User Stories
7 77 (15.31%) Open Source
8 58 (11.53%) OO
9 57 (11.33%) Microservices
10 51 (10.14%) Mentoring
11 47 (9.34%) Front End Development
12 45 (8.95%) Software Delivery
13 44 (8.75%) DevOps
13 44 (8.75%) MVC
14 43 (8.55%) Automated Testing
14 43 (8.55%) Continuous Improvement
15 41 (8.15%) Pair Programming
15 41 (8.15%) Project Management
16 40 (7.95%) Coaching
16 40 (7.95%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 196 (38.97%) Java
2 154 (30.62%) JavaScript
3 90 (17.89%) Scala
4 69 (13.72%) Ruby
5 52 (10.34%) Python
6 48 (9.54%) PHP
7 41 (8.15%) SQL
8 39 (7.75%) C#
9 29 (5.77%) Groovy
10 28 (5.57%) Clojure
11 17 (3.38%) Objective-C
12 7 (1.39%) C
13 6 (1.19%) Apple Swift
13 6 (1.19%) Erlang
13 6 (1.19%) Go
14 5 (0.99%) PHP 5
14 5 (0.99%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.80%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.60%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.60%) Jython
Qualifications
1 14 (2.78%) Degree
2 13 (2.58%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.79%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.39%) ISEB
5 6 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.60%) CISSP
6 3 (0.60%) CLAS
7 2 (0.40%) CBAP
7 2 (0.40%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.20%) CITP
8 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.17%) QA
2 5 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (4.77%) Docker
2 20 (3.98%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (1.79%) Varnish
4 7 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (1.19%) Ceph
5 6 (1.19%) etcd
5 6 (1.19%) flannel
5 6 (1.19%) GlusterFS
5 6 (1.19%) NFS
5 6 (1.19%) Squid
6 3 (0.60%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 37 (7.36%) Puppet
2 23 (4.57%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (2.78%) Ansible
4 12 (2.39%) Graphite
4 12 (2.39%) HAProxy
5 6 (1.19%) Grafana
5 6 (1.19%) Graylog
5 6 (1.19%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (1.19%) Icinga
5 6 (1.19%) Kubernetes
5 6 (1.19%) logstash
5 6 (1.19%) Nagios
5 6 (1.19%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (1.19%) rkt
5 6 (1.19%) StatsD
5 6 (1.19%) Terraform
6 3 (0.60%) SCCM
7 2 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.40%) Opsview
8 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (4.77%) Google
2 20 (3.98%) Oracle
3 15 (2.98%) Microsoft
4 12 (2.39%) VMware
5 7 (1.39%) Red Hat
6 6 (1.19%) F5
6 6 (1.19%) New Relic
6 6 (1.19%) Palo Alto
6 6 (1.19%) Zend
7 5 (0.99%) Twitter
8 4 (0.80%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.40%) Apple
9 2 (0.40%) Cisco
9 2 (0.40%) EMC
9 2 (0.40%) Facebook
9 2 (0.40%) HP
9 2 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.40%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.40%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.20%) IBM
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Yorkshire
Edissero Ltd
Rate: £Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
South Yorkshire
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £450 to £500 per annum Daily Rate Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield, Yorkshire
Oscar Associates Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networkers
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £350 - 450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £400 to £600 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago