The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 14 24 30
Rank change year-on-year +10 +6  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 117 117 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 8.72% 6.05% 5.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.30% 7.30% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 80 56
Median daily rate £413 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £450
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 £42.29 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.86% -0.49%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1136 1602 1556
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 84.71% 82.83% 85.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 764 1121 997
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 38
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.46% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £9.12 £10.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £21.50 £35.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 West Yorkshire

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in West Yorkshire

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in West Yorkshire

Scrum
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Scrum in West Yorkshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Leeds +7 100 £413 +3.12% 46
Bradford +11 14 £425 +11.91% 5
Halifax - 2 £470 - 2
Scrum
Yorkshire

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 225 (96.57%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (48.50%) Java
3 85 (36.48%) Kanban
4 64 (27.47%) Jenkins
5 58 (24.89%) RESTful
6 52 (22.32%) Git (software)
6 52 (22.32%) User Experience
7 50 (21.46%) TDD
8 49 (21.03%) JavaScript
8 49 (21.03%) HTML
9 48 (20.60%) BDD
10 44 (18.88%) MongoDB
10 44 (18.88%) User Stories
10 44 (18.88%) Linux
10 44 (18.88%) JIRA
11 41 (17.60%) JSON
12 38 (16.31%) CSS
12 38 (16.31%) REST
12 38 (16.31%) Scala
13 37 (15.88%) Open Source
13 37 (15.88%) Spring
13 37 (15.88%) Software Engineering
14 34 (14.59%) SQL
14 34 (14.59%) HTML5
15 33 (14.16%) JUnit
15 33 (14.16%) Unit Testing
16 32 (13.73%) Automated Testing
17 30 (12.88%) Python
17 30 (12.88%) Continuous Integration
18 29 (12.45%) PostgreSQL

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 26 (11.16%) Confluence
2 8 (3.43%) Apache
3 6 (2.58%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (2.58%) CMS
4 5 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (2.15%) OpenStack
5 4 (1.72%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.29%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.29%) Mule
6 3 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.29%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.86%) CloudStack
7 2 (0.86%) nginx
8 1 (0.43%) IIS
8 1 (0.43%) JBoss
8 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.43%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.43%) MS Office
2 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.43%) MS Project
2 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.01%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.00%) IaaS
3 5 (2.15%) GitHub
4 4 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.72%) Loggly
4 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.72%) Sumo Logic
5 3 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.29%) CloudBees
5 3 (1.29%) OpenShift
5 3 (1.29%) PaaS
6 2 (0.86%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.86%) Slack
7 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.58%) HTTP
2 5 (2.15%) Internet
3 4 (1.72%) DNS
4 3 (1.29%) Firewall
5 1 (0.43%) Intranet
5 1 (0.43%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.43%) SMS
5 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (18.88%) MongoDB
2 29 (12.45%) Apache Cassandra
2 29 (12.45%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (12.02%) MySQL
4 26 (11.16%) NoSQL
4 26 (11.16%) Relational Database
5 14 (6.01%) SQL Server
6 7 (3.00%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.72%) HBase
7 4 (1.72%) Redis
7 4 (1.72%) Riak
8 2 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.43%) Big Data
9 1 (0.43%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (0.43%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 64 (27.47%) Jenkins
2 52 (22.32%) Git (software)
3 44 (18.88%) JIRA
4 33 (14.16%) JUnit
5 25 (10.73%) Selenium
6 15 (6.44%) Jasmine
7 14 (6.01%) Cucumber
8 12 (5.15%) Maven
8 12 (5.15%) Subversion
9 11 (4.72%) Xcode
10 10 (4.29%) Android Studio
10 10 (4.29%) SoapUI
11 7 (3.00%) SonarQube
11 7 (3.00%) Visual Studio
11 7 (3.00%) WebDriver
12 6 (2.58%) IntelliJ
13 5 (2.15%) Mockito
13 5 (2.15%) SpecFlow
13 5 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (1.72%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (8.58%) Finance
2 13 (5.58%) Retail
3 5 (2.15%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.29%) Banking
4 3 (1.29%) Marketing
5 2 (0.86%) Games
5 2 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.86%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 91 (39.06%) Developer
2 41 (17.60%) Java Developer
3 31 (13.30%) Analyst
4 25 (10.73%) Architect
5 24 (10.30%) Business Analyst
6 18 (7.73%) Scrum Master
7 16 (6.87%) Agile Business Analyst
7 16 (6.87%) Tester
8 13 (5.58%) Technical Architect
9 11 (4.72%) iOS Developer
9 11 (4.72%) Project Manager
10 10 (4.29%) Android Developer
10 10 (4.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 9 (3.86%) Android Engineer
11 9 (3.86%) Java Architect
12 8 (3.43%) Agile Developer
12 8 (3.43%) JavaScript Developer
12 8 (3.43%) Technical Leader
13 7 (3.00%) Agile Scrum Master
13 7 (3.00%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (24.89%) RESTful
2 49 (21.03%) HTML
3 41 (17.60%) JSON
4 38 (16.31%) CSS
4 38 (16.31%) REST
5 37 (15.88%) Spring
6 34 (14.59%) HTML5
7 28 (12.02%) CSS3
8 23 (9.87%) Ajax
8 23 (9.87%) Node.js
8 23 (9.87%) Play Framework
9 22 (9.44%) Django
10 19 (8.15%) .NET
11 17 (7.30%) Ruby on Rails
12 16 (6.87%) Web Services
13 15 (6.44%) AngularJS
14 13 (5.58%) Android SDK
15 12 (5.15%) Spring MVC
15 12 (5.15%) XML
16 11 (4.72%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 52 (22.32%) User Experience
2 20 (8.58%) Mobile App
3 12 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.58%) Social Media
5 5 (2.15%) Tandem
6 4 (1.72%) NHS
6 4 (1.72%) Replication
7 3 (1.29%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.86%) Clustering
8 2 (0.86%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.43%) FMCG
9 1 (0.43%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.43%) IVR
9 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.43%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.43%) PMI
9 1 (0.43%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.43%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 44 (18.88%) Linux
2 19 (8.15%) Android
2 19 (8.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (6.87%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.58%) Windows
5 5 (2.15%) Unix
6 4 (1.72%) CoreOS
7 3 (1.29%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.86%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.86%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (96.57%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (36.48%) Kanban
3 50 (21.46%) TDD
4 48 (20.60%) BDD
5 44 (18.88%) User Stories
6 37 (15.88%) Open Source
6 37 (15.88%) Software Engineering
7 33 (14.16%) Unit Testing
8 32 (13.73%) Automated Testing
9 30 (12.88%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (12.02%) Continuous Improvement
11 26 (11.16%) Microservices
11 26 (11.16%) Project Management
12 25 (10.73%) Mentoring
13 21 (9.01%) Configuration Management
13 21 (9.01%) OO
14 20 (8.58%) E-Commerce
14 20 (8.58%) MVC
15 19 (8.15%) OOD
16 16 (6.87%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 113 (48.50%) Java
2 49 (21.03%) JavaScript
3 38 (16.31%) Scala
4 34 (14.59%) SQL
5 30 (12.88%) Python
6 28 (12.02%) Ruby
7 19 (8.15%) C#
8 11 (4.72%) Objective-C
9 10 (4.29%) Apple Swift
9 10 (4.29%) PHP
10 6 (2.58%) Groovy
10 6 (2.58%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.58%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.15%) C++
12 4 (1.72%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.29%) Korn
14 2 (0.86%) C
14 2 (0.86%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.86%) XPath
14 2 (0.86%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (4.29%) Degree
2 9 (3.86%) ISEB
2 9 (3.86%) ISTQB
3 8 (3.43%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (2.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.43%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.43%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.43%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.15%) QA
2 5 (2.15%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.29%) PMO
4 2 (0.86%) FATCA
5 1 (0.43%) SDET
System Software
1 20 (8.58%) Docker
2 5 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.72%) HDFS
3 4 (1.72%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.86%) vSphere
4 2 (0.86%) XenServer
5 1 (0.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (6.44%) Puppet
2 14 (6.01%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.58%) Ansible
3 6 (2.58%) Kubernetes
4 4 (1.72%) Nagios
4 4 (1.72%) Salt
4 4 (1.72%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.86%) Rancher
6 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (7.73%) Google
2 17 (7.30%) Red Hat
3 15 (6.44%) Oracle
4 8 (3.43%) Microsoft
5 6 (2.58%) VMware
6 4 (1.72%) IBM
6 4 (1.72%) MuleSoft
6 4 (1.72%) New Relic
6 4 (1.72%) Rackspace
6 4 (1.72%) SaltStack
6 4 (1.72%) Splunk
7 3 (1.29%) Cloudera
7 3 (1.29%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.86%) Hortonworks
8 2 (0.86%) Solace
8 2 (0.86%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.43%) Apple
9 1 (0.43%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.43%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (0.43%) Omniture
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