Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 11 10 16
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 +4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 5 9 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in York 10.64% 7.96% 6.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.51% 9.78% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 8
Median daily rate £413 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.16% +11.76% +70.00%
10th Percentile £406 £435 £405
90th Percentile £484 £525 £601
North Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -13.16% +11.76% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 37 92 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 78.72% 81.42% 93.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 65 102
Median daily rate £418 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.76% +9.68% +13.97%
10th Percentile £205 £225 £176
90th Percentile £525 £556 £500
North Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £16.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +112.77% -39.07%
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.45
% change year-on-year +11.76% +3.34% +30.30%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in York

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in York

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in York

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Scrum in York.

Daily rate trend for Scrum in York

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) AWS
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 3 (60.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (60.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (60.00%) Terraform
2 3 (60.00%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (40.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 2 (40.00%) Public Sector
3 2 (40.00%) Service Design
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (20.00%) Route 53
4 1 (20.00%) Kafka
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS

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%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) AWS
1 3 (60.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon EKS
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (20.00%) Route 53
2 1 (20.00%) Serverless
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) GitLab
2 1 (20.00%) GoCD
General
1 2 (40.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) AWS DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) AWS Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (20.00%) Kafka
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Deployment Automation
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Service Design
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (40.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
1 3 (60.00%) Terraform
2 1 (20.00%) Grafana
2 1 (20.00%) Graphite
2 1 (20.00%) Mesos
2 1 (20.00%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Dynatrace