The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 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
England / Yorkshire
Rank 19 32 31
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 163 140 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 7.55% 4.97% 5.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.15% 6.14% 6.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 101 88
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £308 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1781 2280 2161
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 82.45% 80.97% 82.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1141 1542 1396
Median daily rate £410 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 65 62
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.21% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £10.20 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.34 £35.00 £36.00
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 Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Yorkshire

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Yorkshire

Scrum
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Scrum in Yorkshire

Scrum
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire +10 119 £413 - 63
South Yorkshire +9 36 £494 +51.92% 12
North Yorkshire +4 2 £406 -5.52% 6
Humberside - 1 £350 -
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 320 (96.68%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (43.20%) Java
3 129 (38.97%) Kanban
4 79 (23.87%) User Experience
5 73 (22.05%) Jenkins
6 71 (21.45%) TDD
7 68 (20.54%) RESTful
8 65 (19.64%) JavaScript
9 60 (18.13%) HTML
9 60 (18.13%) User Stories
10 59 (17.82%) BDD
11 58 (17.52%) Git (software)
12 50 (15.11%) JIRA
12 50 (15.11%) MongoDB
13 49 (14.80%) Linux
14 48 (14.50%) CSS
14 48 (14.50%) Software Engineering
14 48 (14.50%) Scala
15 47 (14.20%) JSON
16 44 (13.29%) Spring
16 44 (13.29%) REST
16 44 (13.29%) Continuous Improvement
17 43 (12.99%) Open Source
18 42 (12.69%) SQL
19 39 (11.78%) HTML5
20 37 (11.18%) Automated Testing
21 36 (10.88%) Microservices
22 35 (10.57%) Continuous Integration
22 35 (10.57%) JUnit
23 34 (10.27%) Selenium

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in 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 30 (9.06%) Confluence
2 8 (2.42%) Apache
2 8 (2.42%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.11%) CMS
4 6 (1.81%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.51%) OpenStack
6 4 (1.21%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.91%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.91%) Mule
7 3 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.60%) CloudStack
8 2 (0.60%) nginx
8 2 (0.60%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.30%) Drupal
9 1 (0.30%) JBoss
9 1 (0.30%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.30%) MS Office
2 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.30%) MS Project
2 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.14%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.11%) IaaS
3 6 (1.81%) GitHub
4 5 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.21%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.21%) Loggly
5 4 (1.21%) Sumo Logic
6 3 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.91%) CloudBees
6 3 (0.91%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.91%) PaaS
7 2 (0.60%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.60%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.60%) Slack
8 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.30%) SaaS
8 1 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.04%) HTTP
2 9 (2.72%) Internet
3 4 (1.21%) DNS
4 3 (0.91%) Firewall
5 1 (0.30%) Intranet
5 1 (0.30%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.30%) SMS
5 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (15.11%) MongoDB
2 33 (9.97%) NoSQL
3 32 (9.67%) MySQL
4 31 (9.37%) Relational Database
5 29 (8.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 29 (8.76%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (5.14%) SQL Server
7 7 (2.11%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.51%) Redis
9 4 (1.21%) HBase
9 4 (1.21%) Riak
10 2 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.30%) NonStop SQL
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 73 (22.05%) Jenkins
2 58 (17.52%) Git (software)
3 50 (15.11%) JIRA
4 35 (10.57%) JUnit
5 34 (10.27%) Selenium
6 17 (5.14%) Cucumber
7 15 (4.53%) Jasmine
8 14 (4.23%) Maven
9 13 (3.93%) Subversion
10 12 (3.63%) Mockito
11 11 (3.32%) Xcode
12 10 (3.02%) Android Studio
12 10 (3.02%) SoapUI
13 9 (2.72%) WebDriver
14 8 (2.42%) Spock
14 8 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (2.42%) Visual Studio
15 7 (2.11%) jMock
15 7 (2.11%) SonarQube
16 6 (1.81%) SpecFlow
General
1 29 (8.76%) Finance
2 24 (7.25%) Banking
3 17 (5.14%) Retail
4 7 (2.11%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.81%) Games
5 6 (1.81%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.51%) Marketing
7 3 (0.91%) Online Betting
8 2 (0.60%) Advertising
8 2 (0.60%) Electronics
8 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 115 (34.74%) Developer
2 51 (15.41%) Java Developer
3 47 (14.20%) Architect
4 38 (11.48%) Analyst
5 31 (9.37%) Business Analyst
6 28 (8.46%) Technical Architect
7 27 (8.16%) Scrum Master
8 25 (7.55%) Product Manager
9 23 (6.95%) Agile Business Analyst
10 19 (5.74%) Tester
11 14 (4.23%) Project Manager
12 12 (3.63%) Agile Developer
12 12 (3.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 12 (3.63%) iOS Developer
13 11 (3.32%) Android Developer
13 11 (3.32%) Java Architect
14 10 (3.02%) Agile Java Developer
14 10 (3.02%) Digital Analyst
14 10 (3.02%) Digital Business Analyst
15 9 (2.72%) Android Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (20.54%) RESTful
2 60 (18.13%) HTML
3 48 (14.50%) CSS
4 47 (14.20%) JSON
5 44 (13.29%) REST
5 44 (13.29%) Spring
6 39 (11.78%) HTML5
7 31 (9.37%) CSS3
8 28 (8.46%) Web Services
9 26 (7.85%) .NET
9 26 (7.85%) Node.js
10 25 (7.55%) Ajax
11 24 (7.25%) Play Framework
12 23 (6.95%) Django
13 17 (5.14%) Ruby on Rails
14 16 (4.83%) AngularJS
15 15 (4.53%) XML
16 14 (4.23%) Android SDK
16 14 (4.23%) Gherkin
17 13 (3.93%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 79 (23.87%) User Experience
2 21 (6.34%) Mobile App
3 14 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.72%) Social Media
5 6 (1.81%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.51%) NHS
6 5 (1.51%) Tandem
7 4 (1.21%) Replication
7 4 (1.21%) RIA
8 3 (0.91%) Fintech
8 3 (0.91%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.60%) Clustering
9 2 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.60%) Online Games
10 1 (0.30%) CESG
10 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.30%) FMCG
10 1 (0.30%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.30%) IVR
10 1 (0.30%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 49 (14.80%) Linux
2 20 (6.04%) Android
2 20 (6.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (5.14%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.42%) Unix
5 7 (2.11%) Windows
6 4 (1.21%) CoreOS
6 4 (1.21%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.91%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.30%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (96.68%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (38.97%) Kanban
3 71 (21.45%) TDD
4 60 (18.13%) User Stories
5 59 (17.82%) BDD
6 48 (14.50%) Software Engineering
7 44 (13.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 43 (12.99%) Open Source
9 37 (11.18%) Automated Testing
10 36 (10.88%) Microservices
11 35 (10.57%) Continuous Integration
12 34 (10.27%) Unit Testing
13 30 (9.06%) Project Management
14 29 (8.76%) Service Design
15 27 (8.16%) Mentoring
16 25 (7.55%) Configuration Management
17 24 (7.25%) OO
17 24 (7.25%) Web Development
18 23 (6.95%) Coaching
19 22 (6.65%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 143 (43.20%) Java
2 65 (19.64%) JavaScript
3 48 (14.50%) Scala
4 42 (12.69%) SQL
5 33 (9.97%) Python
6 31 (9.37%) Ruby
7 20 (6.04%) C#
8 14 (4.23%) PHP
9 12 (3.63%) Objective-C
10 11 (3.32%) Apple Swift
11 9 (2.72%) Groovy
12 8 (2.42%) T-SQL
13 7 (2.11%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.81%) C++
15 5 (1.51%) Clojure
16 4 (1.21%) Bash Shell
16 4 (1.21%) Go
16 4 (1.21%) Korn
16 4 (1.21%) XPath
17 3 (0.91%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 19 (5.74%) Degree
2 18 (5.44%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.32%) ISEB
4 10 (3.02%) ISTQB
5 7 (2.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.21%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (0.91%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.30%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.30%) CISSP
8 1 (0.30%) CLAS
8 1 (0.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.34%) QA
2 8 (2.42%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.91%) FATCA
3 3 (0.91%) PMO
4 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.30%) SDET
System Software
1 26 (7.85%) Docker
2 5 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.21%) HDFS
3 4 (1.21%) VirtualBox
4 3 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.60%) vSphere
5 2 (0.60%) XenServer
6 1 (0.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (4.83%) Puppet
2 15 (4.53%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (2.72%) Ansible
4 7 (2.11%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.21%) Nagios
5 4 (1.21%) Salt
5 4 (1.21%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.60%) Rancher
7 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.30%) Piwik
Vendors
1 22 (6.65%) Oracle
2 19 (5.74%) Google
3 18 (5.44%) Red Hat
4 11 (3.32%) Microsoft
5 6 (1.81%) VMware
6 4 (1.21%) IBM
6 4 (1.21%) MuleSoft
6 4 (1.21%) New Relic
6 4 (1.21%) Rackspace
6 4 (1.21%) SaltStack
6 4 (1.21%) Splunk
7 3 (0.91%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.91%) Cloudera
7 3 (0.91%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.91%) Solace
8 2 (0.60%) Hortonworks
8 2 (0.60%) SAP
8 2 (0.60%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.60%) Zend
9 1 (0.30%) Apple
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