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 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 22 41 35
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Contract jobs citing Scrum 214 133 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.56% 4.51% 4.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.08% 5.46% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 93 78
Median daily rate £425 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £446 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +16.43%
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
2356 2438 1946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 83.25% 82.73% 76.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1661 1680 1295
Median daily rate £425 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 53 52
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 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 29 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 +23 176 £425 +21.42% 61
South Yorkshire +10 23 £450 +16.12% 8
North Yorkshire +8 12 £450 +12.50% 16
East Yorkshire - 4 £450 - 4
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 347 (96.39%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (44.72%) Java
3 147 (40.83%) TDD
4 97 (26.94%) BDD
5 88 (24.44%) JavaScript
6 79 (21.94%) Kanban
7 78 (21.67%) HTML
8 76 (21.11%) Linux
8 76 (21.11%) Spring
9 75 (20.83%) Git (software)
10 73 (20.28%) Continuous Integration
11 66 (18.33%) Ruby
12 63 (17.50%) CSS
13 60 (16.67%) RESTful
14 59 (16.39%) DevOps
15 52 (14.44%) Jenkins
16 51 (14.17%) Puppet
16 51 (14.17%) JIRA
17 50 (13.89%) Selenium
18 48 (13.33%) Open Source
18 48 (13.33%) SQL
19 45 (12.50%) HTML5
20 42 (11.67%) Hibernate
21 41 (11.39%) Maven
22 39 (10.83%) Scala
23 38 (10.56%) NoSQL
24 37 (10.28%) User Experience
25 36 (10.00%) Configuration Management
26 35 (9.72%) OO
26 35 (9.72%) Docker

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 28 (7.78%) Confluence
2 21 (5.83%) OpenStack
3 17 (4.72%) Node.js
4 14 (3.89%) CMS
5 7 (1.94%) Apache
5 7 (1.94%) nginx
6 5 (1.39%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.39%) Drupal
6 5 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.39%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.83%) CloudStack
7 3 (0.83%) Jetty
7 3 (0.83%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.56%) Moodle
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.56%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (1.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.56%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.56%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.28%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.56%) Exchequer
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 28 (7.78%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (6.94%) GitHub
3 7 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.39%) Office 365
5 3 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (0.83%) SaaS
6 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.28%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.28%) Heroku
6 1 (0.28%) IaaS
6 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.50%) DNS
1 9 (2.50%) HTTP
2 8 (2.22%) Network Security
3 4 (1.11%) Intranet
3 4 (1.11%) LDAP
4 3 (0.83%) FTP
5 2 (0.56%) Internet
5 2 (0.56%) VoIP
6 1 (0.28%) Extranet
6 1 (0.28%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.28%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (10.56%) NoSQL
2 26 (7.22%) MongoDB
3 23 (6.39%) Relational Database
4 22 (6.11%) MySQL
5 17 (4.72%) SQL Server
6 9 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (2.50%) RDBMS
7 8 (2.22%) Redis
8 6 (1.67%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.56%) OLAP
12 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.56%) Riak
Development Applications
1 75 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 52 (14.44%) Jenkins
3 51 (14.17%) JIRA
4 50 (13.89%) Selenium
5 41 (11.39%) Maven
6 27 (7.50%) Cucumber
7 18 (5.00%) Appium
7 18 (5.00%) JUnit
8 17 (4.72%) Mocha
8 17 (4.72%) SonarQube
9 15 (4.17%) WebDriver
10 11 (3.06%) Android Studio
10 11 (3.06%) Mercurial
10 11 (3.06%) Subversion
11 9 (2.50%) Gradle
12 7 (1.94%) Xcode
13 6 (1.67%) Ant
13 6 (1.67%) Artifactory
13 6 (1.67%) GitLab
13 6 (1.67%) Mockito
General
1 22 (6.11%) Finance
2 12 (3.33%) Games
3 10 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.67%) Online Betting
5 5 (1.39%) Retail
6 2 (0.56%) Banking
6 2 (0.56%) iGaming
6 2 (0.56%) Legal
6 2 (0.56%) Marketing
7 1 (0.28%) Back Office
7 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 166 (46.11%) Developer
2 71 (19.72%) Java Developer
3 37 (10.28%) Scrum Master
4 32 (8.89%) Analyst
5 29 (8.06%) Agile Developer
5 29 (8.06%) DevOps Engineer
5 29 (8.06%) Senior Developer
6 25 (6.94%) Agile Java Developer
7 23 (6.39%) Senior Java Developer
8 19 (5.28%) Scala Developer
9 17 (4.72%) Architect
10 16 (4.44%) Agile Scrum Master
10 16 (4.44%) Business Analyst
10 16 (4.44%) Operations Engineer
11 15 (4.17%) Project Manager
12 14 (3.89%) Android Developer
12 14 (3.89%) Java Scala Developer
13 12 (3.33%) Test Analyst
14 11 (3.06%) Senior Java Scala Developer
14 11 (3.06%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (21.67%) HTML
2 76 (21.11%) Spring
3 63 (17.50%) CSS
4 60 (16.67%) RESTful
5 45 (12.50%) HTML5
6 42 (11.67%) Hibernate
7 34 (9.44%) CSS3
8 25 (6.94%) Web Services
9 23 (6.39%) .NET
9 23 (6.39%) JSON
10 21 (5.83%) J2EE
11 20 (5.56%) AngularJS
11 20 (5.56%) jQuery
12 19 (5.28%) XML
13 18 (5.00%) REST
14 17 (4.72%) Chai
15 13 (3.61%) Ruby on Rails
16 11 (3.06%) Android SDK
17 10 (2.78%) SOAP
18 9 (2.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.28%) User Experience
2 18 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.72%) Mobile App
4 15 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.50%) Digital Media
6 7 (1.94%) iPad
7 6 (1.67%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.67%) Social Media
8 5 (1.39%) iPhone
9 4 (1.11%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.11%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.11%) NHS
9 4 (1.11%) Wiki
10 3 (0.83%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.83%) Replication
11 2 (0.56%) Blog
11 2 (0.56%) Performance Metrics
11 2 (0.56%) STB
11 2 (0.56%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.28%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 76 (21.11%) Linux
2 18 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (4.72%) Android
3 17 (4.72%) CentOS
4 16 (4.44%) Ubuntu
4 16 (4.44%) Windows
5 11 (3.06%) Unix
6 9 (2.50%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.94%) Mac OS X
8 6 (1.67%) CoreOS
9 3 (0.83%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.83%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (96.39%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (40.83%) TDD
3 97 (26.94%) BDD
4 79 (21.94%) Kanban
5 73 (20.28%) Continuous Integration
6 59 (16.39%) DevOps
7 48 (13.33%) Open Source
8 36 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 35 (9.72%) OO
9 35 (9.72%) Software Delivery
10 32 (8.89%) Pair Programming
11 31 (8.61%) Unit Testing
11 31 (8.61%) User Stories
12 29 (8.06%) Mentoring
12 29 (8.06%) SOA
13 27 (7.50%) MVC
13 27 (7.50%) Project Management
14 26 (7.22%) Microservices
14 26 (7.22%) SDLC
14 26 (7.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 161 (44.72%) Java
2 88 (24.44%) JavaScript
3 66 (18.33%) Ruby
4 48 (13.33%) SQL
5 39 (10.83%) Scala
6 34 (9.44%) Python
7 31 (8.61%) PHP
8 30 (8.33%) Bash Shell
9 20 (5.56%) C#
10 15 (4.17%) Clojure
11 14 (3.89%) Groovy
12 9 (2.50%) T-SQL
13 8 (2.22%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.94%) Objective-C
15 6 (1.67%) Erlang
15 6 (1.67%) Go
16 5 (1.39%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.83%) C
18 2 (0.56%) C++
18 2 (0.56%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 28 (7.78%) Security Cleared
2 25 (6.94%) SC Cleared
3 14 (3.89%) Degree
4 9 (2.50%) ISEB
5 6 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.83%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.28%) CBAP
7 1 (0.28%) CISSP
7 1 (0.28%) CITP
7 1 (0.28%) CLAS
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.39%) QA
2 4 (1.11%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (9.72%) Docker
2 19 (5.28%) vSphere
3 18 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.67%) Ceph
4 6 (1.67%) etcd
4 6 (1.67%) flannel
4 6 (1.67%) GlusterFS
5 4 (1.11%) Varnish
6 3 (0.83%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.83%) Xen
6 3 (0.83%) XenServer
7 2 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.28%) NFS
8 1 (0.28%) Squid
Systems Management
1 51 (14.17%) Puppet
2 23 (6.39%) Ansible
3 13 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.94%) Graphite
4 7 (1.94%) HAProxy
5 6 (1.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (1.67%) Kubernetes
5 6 (1.67%) logstash
5 6 (1.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 5 (1.39%) Cobbler
6 5 (1.39%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.83%) SCCM
8 2 (0.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.56%) Opsview
9 1 (0.28%) Grafana
9 1 (0.28%) Graylog
9 1 (0.28%) Icinga
9 1 (0.28%) Mesos
9 1 (0.28%) StatsD
9 1 (0.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (8.06%) Oracle
2 20 (5.56%) VMware
3 18 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (4.44%) Atlassian
5 9 (2.50%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.39%) Google
7 3 (0.83%) EnterpriseDB
7 3 (0.83%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.83%) Trillium
7 3 (0.83%) Twitter
8 2 (0.56%) Apple
8 2 (0.56%) Cisco
8 2 (0.56%) Facebook
8 2 (0.56%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.28%) F5
9 1 (0.28%) HP
9 1 (0.28%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.28%) Progress
9 1 (0.28%) Rally
9 1 (0.28%) SAP
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