The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South 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 29 March 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 / South Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 33 30
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 35 28 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 7.73% 5.09% 3.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.80% 6.47% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 8
Median daily rate £500 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.93% +11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £304 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.27 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.82% -0.54%  

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 357 433 327
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 78.81% 78.73% 79.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 299 225
Median daily rate £425 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £725 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 13
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £16.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.85% -15.72%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South 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 South Yorkshire

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in South Yorkshire

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in South Yorkshire

Scrum
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Scrum in South Yorkshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Sheffield +15 33 £500 +25.00% 10
Scrum
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 71 (97.26%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (46.58%) Kanban
3 22 (30.14%) User Experience
4 20 (27.40%) Banking
5 19 (26.03%) Service Design
6 18 (24.66%) TDD
7 14 (19.18%) Java
7 14 (19.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (15.07%) User Stories
9 10 (13.70%) BDD
10 8 (10.96%) Mockito
10 8 (10.96%) Security Cleared
10 8 (10.96%) Product Management
10 8 (10.96%) Scala
10 8 (10.96%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (9.59%) Coaching
11 7 (9.59%) jMock
11 7 (9.59%) Web Development
11 7 (9.59%) Spring
11 7 (9.59%) JavaScript
11 7 (9.59%) Web Services
11 7 (9.59%) Tomcat
12 6 (8.22%) HTML
12 6 (8.22%) CSS
12 6 (8.22%) Finance
12 6 (8.22%) Degree
12 6 (8.22%) Microservices
12 6 (8.22%) Spock
12 6 (8.22%) Git (software)
13 5 (6.85%) RESTful

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 7 (9.59%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.37%) CMS
2 1 (1.37%) Confluence
2 1 (1.37%) Drupal
2 1 (1.37%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.37%) GitHub
1 1 (1.37%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) MongoDB
1 5 (6.85%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.74%) MySQL
2 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.37%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (1.37%) QlikView
3 1 (1.37%) Redis
3 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Mockito
2 7 (9.59%) jMock
3 6 (8.22%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.22%) Spock
4 5 (6.85%) EasyMock
4 5 (6.85%) Selenium
5 4 (5.48%) Maven
6 3 (4.11%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.11%) JUnit
7 2 (2.74%) DbUnit
7 2 (2.74%) Gradle
7 2 (2.74%) JIRA
7 2 (2.74%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.37%) Ant
8 1 (1.37%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.37%) Subversion
8 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (27.40%) Banking
2 6 (8.22%) Finance
3 4 (5.48%) Games
3 4 (5.48%) Retail
3 4 (5.48%) Retail Banking
4 3 (4.11%) Online Betting
5 2 (2.74%) Electronics
5 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.74%) Marketing
5 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (28.77%) Product Manager
2 17 (23.29%) Developer
3 15 (20.55%) Architect
4 9 (12.33%) Java Developer
5 8 (10.96%) Scrum Master
5 8 (10.96%) Technical Architect
6 7 (9.59%) Business Architect
7 5 (6.85%) Agile Business Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) Business Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) Digital Product Manager
8 4 (5.48%) Agile Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.11%) Development Manager
9 3 (4.11%) Digital Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Digital Architect
9 3 (4.11%) Digital Business Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Digital Technical Architect
9 3 (4.11%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.59%) Spring
1 7 (9.59%) Web Services
2 6 (8.22%) CSS
2 6 (8.22%) HTML
3 5 (6.85%) REST
3 5 (6.85%) RESTful
4 4 (5.48%) SOAP
4 4 (5.48%) Spring Boot
4 4 (5.48%) XML
5 2 (2.74%) .NET
5 2 (2.74%) Apache Camel
5 2 (2.74%) J2EE
5 2 (2.74%) JSON
5 2 (2.74%) PowerMock
6 1 (1.37%) Behat
6 1 (1.37%) CSS3
6 1 (1.37%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.37%) HTML5
6 1 (1.37%) Laravel
6 1 (1.37%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.14%) User Experience
2 4 (5.48%) RIA
3 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.11%) Fintech
4 2 (2.74%) Online Games
5 1 (1.37%) CESG
5 1 (1.37%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.37%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (1.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Linux
1 3 (4.11%) Unix
2 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (97.26%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (46.58%) Kanban
3 19 (26.03%) Service Design
4 18 (24.66%) TDD
5 14 (19.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (15.07%) User Stories
7 10 (13.70%) BDD
8 8 (10.96%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (10.96%) Product Management
9 7 (9.59%) Coaching
9 7 (9.59%) Web Development
10 6 (8.22%) Microservices
11 5 (6.85%) Prototyping
11 5 (6.85%) Risk Management
11 5 (6.85%) SDLC
11 5 (6.85%) Software Architecture
12 4 (5.48%) Analytics
12 4 (5.48%) Front End Development
12 4 (5.48%) Project Management
12 4 (5.48%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.18%) Java
2 8 (10.96%) Scala
3 7 (9.59%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.85%) Clojure
5 3 (4.11%) Go
5 3 (4.11%) Python
5 3 (4.11%) Ruby
5 3 (4.11%) SQL
6 2 (2.74%) PHP
7 1 (1.37%) ECMAScript
7 1 (1.37%) ES6
7 1 (1.37%) Groovy
7 1 (1.37%) Jython
7 1 (1.37%) Korn
7 1 (1.37%) PHP 5
7 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.37%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.22%) Degree
3 4 (5.48%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) CISSP
4 1 (1.37%) CLAS
4 1 (1.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.37%) FATCA
2 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) Docker
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Piwik
Vendors
1 4 (5.48%) Oracle
2 2 (2.74%) SAP
3 1 (1.37%) Google
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.37%) Solace
3 1 (1.37%) VMware
3 1 (1.37%) Zend
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