Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 24 15
Rank change year-on-year +2 -9 +9
Contract jobs citing Scrum 5 9 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 3.14% 4.89% 10.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.97% 5.73% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 18
York median daily rate £250 £330 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.24% -14.29% +14.07%
North Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £338 £385
% change year-on-year +22.22% -12.34% +18.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
York median hourly rate - - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in York with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
York
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 126 157 192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 79.25% 85.33% 82.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 78 126
York median daily rate £338 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -1.32% +8.57%
10th Percentile £113 £109 £225
90th Percentile £456 £491 £488
North Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
York median hourly rate £27.63 £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.50% +42.86% +34.62%
10th Percentile £16.66 £13.60 £13.23
90th Percentile £39.09 £39.00 £40.80
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.81 £14.69 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.97% -8.20% +25.89%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in York

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in York.

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in York

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in York over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in York

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Kanban
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (40.00%) Confluence
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) ATDD
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) DSDM
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Android Development
4 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (20.00%) React Native
4 1 (20.00%) Jest
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)

Scrum
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Jest
1 1 (20.00%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Kanban
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (40.00%) ATDD
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) DSDM
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Android Development
4 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree