The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 32 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 79 87 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.04% 7.56% 8.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.95% 9.10% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 67 51
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£363 £375 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +29.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £281 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £425 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £29.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.77 £38.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+0.70% +18.46%
Scrum
West Yorkshire

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
1328 956 660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.69% 83.06% 78.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 994 680 368
Average daily rate £363 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 20
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.28 £9.68 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £61.40 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 148 (97.37%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (27.63%) .NET
2 42 (27.63%) SQL Server
3 40 (26.32%) SQL
3 40 (26.32%) TDD
4 39 (25.66%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (24.34%) Java
6 36 (23.68%) C#
7 35 (23.03%) MVC
8 27 (17.76%) NHS
8 27 (17.76%) E-Commerce
9 26 (17.11%) Kanban
10 25 (16.45%) PRINCE2
10 25 (16.45%) Coaching
11 24 (15.79%) JavaScript
12 23 (15.13%) jQuery
13 22 (14.47%) Oracle
14 21 (13.82%) HTML
14 21 (13.82%) Mentoring
15 20 (13.16%) Finance
15 20 (13.16%) Automated Testing
16 19 (12.50%) Matrix Management
16 19 (12.50%) ITSM
16 19 (12.50%) T-SQL
16 19 (12.50%) Software Delivery
16 19 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
16 19 (12.50%) BDD
16 19 (12.50%) SpecFlow
17 18 (11.84%) Service Management
18 17 (11.18%) ASP.NET

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.26%) Apache
2 4 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.97%) JBoss
3 3 (1.97%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.32%) CMS
4 2 (1.32%) Node.js
5 1 (0.66%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.66%) ATG Dynamo
5 1 (0.66%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.66%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.66%) Confluence
5 1 (0.66%) CICS
5 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.66%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.66%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.97%) Misys Midas
2 2 (1.32%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.66%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.32%) Skype
2 1 (0.66%) HTTP
2 1 (0.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (27.63%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.21%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (7.24%) MySQL
4 10 (6.58%) MongoDB
5 7 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (4.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (4.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (3.95%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.63%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.97%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.32%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.32%) DB2
10 1 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.66%) Adabas
10 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.66%) Redis
10 1 (0.66%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (12.50%) SpecFlow
2 15 (9.87%) Selenium
3 13 (8.55%) Cucumber
4 12 (7.89%) NUnit
5 11 (7.24%) Visual Studio
6 8 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 8 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (4.61%) WebDriver
8 4 (2.63%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.63%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.97%) JUnit
9 3 (1.97%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.32%) Rhino Mocks
10 2 (1.32%) Subversion
10 2 (1.32%) JIRA
10 2 (1.32%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.66%) Maven
11 1 (0.66%) Ant
11 1 (0.66%) JMeter
General
1 20 (13.16%) Finance
2 4 (2.63%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.97%) Retail
4 2 (1.32%) Games
4 2 (1.32%) Banking
5 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.66%) Marketing
5 1 (0.66%) Back Office
5 1 (0.66%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 62 (40.79%) Developer
2 19 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 17 (11.18%) Java Developer
4 16 (10.53%) Delivery Manager
4 16 (10.53%) Architect
5 14 (9.21%) ScrumMaster
6 13 (8.55%) Tester
7 12 (7.89%) Analyst
8 11 (7.24%) Project Manager
8 11 (7.24%) Technical Architect
9 10 (6.58%) Agile Tester
10 8 (5.26%) Senior Developer
11 6 (3.95%) Test Analyst
11 6 (3.95%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.95%) Business Analyst
11 6 (3.95%) Database Developer
11 6 (3.95%) Mobile Developer
11 6 (3.95%) Mobile Web Developer
12 5 (3.29%) Software Tester
13 4 (2.63%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (27.63%) .NET
2 23 (15.13%) jQuery
3 21 (13.82%) HTML
4 19 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 17 (11.18%) ASP.NET
6 16 (10.53%) CSS
7 13 (8.55%) Spring
7 13 (8.55%) Gherkin
8 12 (7.89%) RESTful
8 12 (7.89%) Web Services
9 11 (7.24%) .NET Framework
10 10 (6.58%) WCF
10 10 (6.58%) AngularJS
11 9 (5.92%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (5.92%) XML
12 8 (5.26%) Velocity
12 8 (5.26%) HTML5
12 8 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
13 7 (4.61%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (4.61%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.76%) NHS
2 5 (3.29%) User Experience
3 4 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.63%) Data Integration
3 4 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.97%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.32%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.32%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.66%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.66%) BBC
6 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.66%) Blog
6 1 (0.66%) W3C
6 1 (0.66%) iPhone
6 1 (0.66%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.24%) Linux
2 5 (3.29%) Windows
3 3 (1.97%) UNIX
4 2 (1.32%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.32%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.66%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.66%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (97.37%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (26.32%) TDD
3 39 (25.66%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (23.03%) MVC
5 27 (17.76%) E-Commerce
6 26 (17.11%) Kanban
7 25 (16.45%) PRINCE2
7 25 (16.45%) Coaching
8 21 (13.82%) Mentoring
9 20 (13.16%) Automated Testing
10 19 (12.50%) Matrix Management
10 19 (12.50%) ITSM
10 19 (12.50%) BDD
10 19 (12.50%) Software Delivery
11 18 (11.84%) Service Management
12 16 (10.53%) Project Management
12 16 (10.53%) User Stories
13 15 (9.87%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (9.21%) Continuous Delivery
15 10 (6.58%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (26.32%) SQL
2 37 (24.34%) Java
3 36 (23.68%) C#
4 24 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 19 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 11 (7.24%) PHP
6 11 (7.24%) Ruby
7 8 (5.26%) Python
8 4 (2.63%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.97%) PHP5
9 3 (1.97%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.97%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.32%) C
10 2 (1.32%) VB
10 2 (1.32%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.32%) C++
10 2 (1.32%) Scala
11 1 (0.66%) Groovy
11 1 (0.66%) Clojure
11 1 (0.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 4 (2.63%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.97%) ISEB
2 3 (1.97%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.32%) Degree
4 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.18%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (1.97%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (0.66%) Docker
2 1 (0.66%) Xen
2 1 (0.66%) XenServer
2 1 (0.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.63%) Puppet
1 4 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.97%) Cobbler
2 3 (1.97%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.66%) Nagios
3 1 (0.66%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (14.47%) Oracle
2 13 (8.55%) Sitecore
3 8 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.95%) IBM
5 1 (0.66%) BEA
5 1 (0.66%) Nokia
5 1 (0.66%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.66%) ATG
5 1 (0.66%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.66%) EnterpriseDB
5 1 (0.66%) hybris
5 1 (0.66%) Splunk
5 1 (0.66%) Twitter
5 1 (0.66%) SaltStack
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