Period
to 29 January 2020

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 29 January 2020 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
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 18 15 18
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3 +4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 5 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 4.95% 6.63% 5.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.02% 7.14% 6.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 7
York median daily rate £550 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +2.86% +32.58%
10th Percentile £525 £381 £351
90th Percentile £575 £528 £511
North Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +18.92% +2.78% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
York median hourly rate £35.00 - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 83 154 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 82.18% 92.77% 84.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 113 104
York median daily rate £425 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00% -0.37%
10th Percentile £265 £253 £113
90th Percentile £600 £535 £469
North Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £413 £350
% change year-on-year -3.03% +17.86% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 2
York median hourly rate £35.00 £11.03 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +217.32% -59.89% +10.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.04 £16.65
90th Percentile £40.50 £12.22 £38.75
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year +14.75% +8.93% -4.27%

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the York region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Public Sector
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Burndown Charts
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (20.00%) AWS
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) PaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Node.js
4 1 (20.00%) IaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration

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 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Azure
2 1 (20.00%) AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Boomi
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) PaaS
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (80.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Burndown Charts
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Blue-Green Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Co-Creation
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (20.00%) Service Design
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Dell
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft