The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in York 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Rank 13 25 16
Rank change year-on-year +12 -9  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 2 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 2.90% 2.02% 9.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 2.44% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 8
Median daily rate £406 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.52% +7.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £394 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £466 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £421 £400
% change year-on-year +1.07% +5.12%  
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 York with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
York
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 52 82 88
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in York 75.36% 82.83% 83.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 55 60
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £192 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £12.75 £32.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.76% -14.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in York

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in York 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 York

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in York

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in York

Scrum
Top 20 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 24 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 York region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Mockito
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in York 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 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Mockito
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Pensions Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Pensions Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL