The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Rank 14 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +10
Contract jobs citing Scrum 91 77 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.15% 5.40% 4.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.64% 6.32% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 57 42
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £295 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £421 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.31% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.88 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +19.93%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
944 1219 954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.59% 85.54% 86.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 828 696
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 8
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.77 £10.36 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £45.10 £29.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scrum across the Leeds region.

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 260 (95.94%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (50.18%) Java
3 101 (37.27%) Kanban
4 87 (32.10%) HTML
5 81 (29.89%) Jenkins
6 80 (29.52%) JavaScript
7 76 (28.04%) TDD
8 72 (26.57%) Git (software)
9 70 (25.83%) Linux
10 69 (25.46%) RESTful
11 68 (25.09%) CSS
12 64 (23.62%) User Experience
13 63 (23.25%) Scala
14 62 (22.88%) HTML5
14 62 (22.88%) Continuous Integration
15 60 (22.14%) Spring
16 55 (20.30%) BDD
17 52 (19.19%) CSS3
17 52 (19.19%) Ruby
18 50 (18.45%) JSON
19 49 (18.08%) Open Source
19 49 (18.08%) User Stories
20 48 (17.71%) MongoDB
21 47 (17.34%) JUnit
22 44 (16.24%) JIRA
23 43 (15.87%) REST
24 41 (15.13%) Selenium
24 41 (15.13%) Python
25 40 (14.76%) Software Engineering
25 40 (14.76%) Mentoring

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 35 (12.92%) Confluence
2 13 (4.80%) Apache
3 7 (2.58%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (2.21%) OpenStack
4 6 (2.21%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.85%) CMS
5 5 (1.85%) nginx
6 4 (1.48%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.11%) JBoss
7 3 (1.11%) Jetty
7 3 (1.11%) Mule
8 2 (0.74%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.74%) CloudStack
8 2 (0.74%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.37%) Drupal
9 1 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.37%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (2.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.37%) MS Office
2 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.37%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (0.37%) Temenos T24
1 1 (0.37%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.38%) GitHub
2 14 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.58%) IaaS
3 7 (2.58%) PaaS
4 4 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.48%) Sumo Logic
5 3 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.11%) CloudBees
5 3 (1.11%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.23%) HTTP
2 9 (3.32%) DNS
3 8 (2.95%) Internet
4 4 (1.48%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.11%) Firewall
6 1 (0.37%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.37%) Intranet
6 1 (0.37%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.37%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (17.71%) MongoDB
2 38 (14.02%) Relational Database
3 28 (10.33%) NoSQL
4 27 (9.96%) PostgreSQL
5 25 (9.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 24 (8.86%) MySQL
7 12 (4.43%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.85%) Redis
8 5 (1.85%) SQL Server
9 4 (1.48%) HBase
9 4 (1.48%) Riak
10 3 (1.11%) Big Data
11 2 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.37%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 81 (29.89%) Jenkins
2 72 (26.57%) Git (software)
3 47 (17.34%) JUnit
4 44 (16.24%) JIRA
5 41 (15.13%) Selenium
6 24 (8.86%) Cucumber
7 18 (6.64%) Maven
7 18 (6.64%) Subversion
8 15 (5.54%) Jasmine
9 14 (5.17%) JMeter
10 11 (4.06%) SoapUI
11 9 (3.32%) WebDriver
12 7 (2.58%) Mercurial
12 7 (2.58%) Mockito
12 7 (2.58%) SonarQube
13 6 (2.21%) Grunt
13 6 (2.21%) IntelliJ
13 6 (2.21%) Visual Studio
14 5 (1.85%) Android Studio
14 5 (1.85%) Eclipse
General
1 24 (8.86%) Finance
2 9 (3.32%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.85%) Games
4 3 (1.11%) Banking
5 2 (0.74%) Billing
5 2 (0.74%) Marketing
6 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.37%) Retail
6 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 121 (44.65%) Developer
2 59 (21.77%) Java Developer
3 35 (12.92%) Analyst
4 30 (11.07%) Business Analyst
5 26 (9.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 24 (8.86%) Scrum Master
7 21 (7.75%) Agile Business Analyst
8 20 (7.38%) Architect
9 19 (7.01%) Scala Developer
10 18 (6.64%) Tester
11 17 (6.27%) Automation Tester
12 16 (5.90%) JavaScript Developer
13 15 (5.54%) Developer in Test
13 15 (5.54%) Java Scala Developer
14 13 (4.80%) Agile Developer
15 12 (4.43%) Java Automation Tester
15 12 (4.43%) Selenium Automation Tester
15 12 (4.43%) Selenium Tester
15 12 (4.43%) Senior Developer
15 12 (4.43%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (32.10%) HTML
2 69 (25.46%) RESTful
3 68 (25.09%) CSS
4 62 (22.88%) HTML5
5 60 (22.14%) Spring
6 52 (19.19%) CSS3
7 50 (18.45%) JSON
8 43 (15.87%) REST
9 35 (12.92%) Play Framework
10 32 (11.81%) Django
11 29 (10.70%) Node.js
12 28 (10.33%) Ajax
13 25 (9.23%) Ruby on Rails
13 25 (9.23%) Web Services
14 22 (8.12%) Hibernate
15 20 (7.38%) AngularJS
16 18 (6.64%) Spring MVC
17 16 (5.90%) Guice
18 13 (4.80%) XML
19 12 (4.43%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 64 (23.62%) User Experience
2 16 (5.90%) Mobile App
3 12 (4.43%) Social Media
4 11 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.69%) Tandem
6 9 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.48%) Replication
8 3 (1.11%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.74%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.74%) iPhone
9 2 (0.74%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.37%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.37%) iPad
10 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.37%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.37%) NHS
10 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.37%) PMI
10 1 (0.37%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.37%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 70 (25.83%) Linux
2 21 (7.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (5.90%) Android
4 11 (4.06%) Windows
5 9 (3.32%) Unix
6 8 (2.95%) Apple iOS
7 7 (2.58%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.48%) CoreOS
8 4 (1.48%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.11%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.74%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.37%) CentOS
11 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.37%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (95.94%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (37.27%) Kanban
3 76 (28.04%) TDD
4 62 (22.88%) Continuous Integration
5 55 (20.30%) BDD
6 49 (18.08%) Open Source
6 49 (18.08%) User Stories
7 40 (14.76%) Mentoring
7 40 (14.76%) Software Engineering
8 36 (13.28%) Microservices
9 35 (12.92%) Automated Testing
10 34 (12.55%) Continuous Improvement
10 34 (12.55%) Front End Development
11 29 (10.70%) OO
12 28 (10.33%) DevOps
13 22 (8.12%) MVC
13 22 (8.12%) Unit Testing
14 21 (7.75%) Configuration Management
14 21 (7.75%) Project Management
14 21 (7.75%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 136 (50.18%) Java
2 80 (29.52%) JavaScript
3 63 (23.25%) Scala
4 52 (19.19%) Ruby
5 41 (15.13%) Python
6 23 (8.49%) SQL
7 21 (7.75%) C#
8 14 (5.17%) Groovy
9 9 (3.32%) PHP
10 8 (2.95%) Clojure
11 6 (2.21%) Objective-C
12 5 (1.85%) C++
13 4 (1.48%) C
14 3 (1.11%) Apple Swift
14 3 (1.11%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.74%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.74%) Go
15 2 (0.74%) Korn
15 2 (0.74%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.74%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (2.95%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.21%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (1.85%) Degree
4 2 (0.74%) ISEB
4 2 (0.74%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.37%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.17%) QA
2 5 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.74%) FATCA
4 1 (0.37%) SDET
System Software
1 11 (4.06%) Docker
2 9 (3.32%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.48%) HDFS
4 4 (1.48%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.74%) vSphere
5 2 (0.74%) XenServer
6 1 (0.37%) NFS
6 1 (0.37%) Squid
6 1 (0.37%) Varnish
6 1 (0.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (9.23%) Puppet
2 21 (7.75%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (3.32%) Ansible
4 5 (1.85%) Nagios
5 4 (1.48%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.48%) Salt
5 4 (1.48%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.37%) Grafana
6 1 (0.37%) Graphite
6 1 (0.37%) Graylog
6 1 (0.37%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.37%) Icinga
6 1 (0.37%) StatsD
6 1 (0.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (7.75%) Google
2 18 (6.64%) Red Hat
3 11 (4.06%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.69%) VMware
5 8 (2.95%) Oracle
6 6 (2.21%) SaltStack
7 5 (1.85%) IBM
7 5 (1.85%) New Relic
7 5 (1.85%) Splunk
8 4 (1.48%) MuleSoft
8 4 (1.48%) Rackspace
9 3 (1.11%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.74%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (0.74%) Hortonworks
10 2 (0.74%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.74%) Solace
10 2 (0.74%) Twitter
11 1 (0.37%) EnterpriseDB
11 1 (0.37%) F5
11 1 (0.37%) Sitecore
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