The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Scrum
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 13 23
Rank change year-on-year -7 +10  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 2 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.40% 8.20% 4.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 10.00% 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 7
Median daily rate £475 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +16.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £344 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £455 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 £43.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +5.23% +22.85%  

Scrum is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 101 150 169
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 70.63% 81.97% 75.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 98 110
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 7
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.50 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.43% +64.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.28 £13.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £20.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire citing Scrum as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in North Yorkshire

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Scrum in North Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in North Yorkshire

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in North Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (25.00%) Mockito
4 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Banking

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Mockito
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Coach
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Scrum Master
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Java Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Java Technical Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Pensions Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Pensions Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum Master
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL