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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 32 33 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Contract jobs citing Scrum 82 47 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.90% 4.65% 7.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.97% 5.72% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 36 57
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£375 £361 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% +20.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £298 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £463 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-4.98% -
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
1373 821 741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 82.12% 81.21% 79.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 993 540 406
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £530 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 15 27
Average hourly rate £15.25 £11.43 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.47% -74.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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.

1 150 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (32.26%) TDD
3 49 (31.61%) SQL Server
4 46 (29.68%) SQL
5 41 (26.45%) .NET
6 39 (25.16%) C#
7 38 (24.52%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (23.23%) MVC
9 35 (22.58%) E-Commerce
10 33 (21.29%) Java
11 30 (19.35%) Kanban
12 28 (18.06%) jQuery
13 26 (16.77%) T-SQL
13 26 (16.77%) ASP.NET Web API
14 25 (16.13%) BDD
15 23 (14.84%) ASP.NET
16 22 (14.19%) Continuous Delivery
17 21 (13.55%) Coaching
17 21 (13.55%) SQL Server 2012
17 21 (13.55%) NHS
18 20 (12.90%) Project Management
19 19 (12.26%) Visual Studio
19 19 (12.26%) JavaScript
19 19 (12.26%) HTML
19 19 (12.26%) QA
19 19 (12.26%) Software Delivery
20 18 (11.61%) Mentoring
20 18 (11.61%) Sitecore
20 18 (11.61%) Finance
21 17 (10.97%) PRINCE2

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (2.58%) Apache
1 4 (2.58%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (2.58%) Node.js
2 3 (1.94%) CMS
2 3 (1.94%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.94%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.29%) JBoss
3 2 (1.29%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.29%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.65%) Confluence
4 1 (0.65%) ATG Dynamo
4 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.65%) CICS
4 1 (0.65%) Drupal
4 1 (0.65%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.29%) MS Project
2 1 (0.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.65%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Misys Midas
2 2 (1.29%) Unica
3 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.16%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.29%) GitHub
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.94%) Internet
2 2 (1.29%) DNS
3 1 (0.65%) LDAP
3 1 (0.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (31.61%) SQL Server
2 21 (13.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (7.74%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (7.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (6.45%) MySQL
6 8 (5.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (5.16%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.23%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.94%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.29%) DB2
11 1 (0.65%) Informix
11 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.65%) Adabas
11 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.65%) Redis
11 1 (0.65%) Big Data
11 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (12.26%) Visual Studio
2 14 (9.03%) SpecFlow
3 13 (8.39%) Selenium
4 11 (7.10%) NUnit
5 9 (5.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (4.52%) Cucumber
7 6 (3.87%) WebDriver
7 6 (3.87%) Git (software)
8 5 (3.23%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.58%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (2.58%) TeamCity
9 4 (2.58%) JIRA
9 4 (2.58%) ReSharper
10 2 (1.29%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.29%) JUnit
11 1 (0.65%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.65%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.65%) JMeter
11 1 (0.65%) Xcode
11 1 (0.65%) Subversion
General
1 18 (11.61%) Finance
2 3 (1.94%) Games
3 2 (1.29%) Retail
3 2 (1.29%) Marketing
3 2 (1.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.65%) Banking
4 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.65%) Publishing
4 1 (0.65%) Back Office
4 1 (0.65%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 66 (42.58%) Developer
2 22 (14.19%) .NET Developer
3 17 (10.97%) Architect
4 15 (9.68%) Project Manager
5 14 (9.03%) Analyst
6 13 (8.39%) Technical Architect
6 13 (8.39%) ScrumMaster
7 12 (7.74%) Delivery Manager
8 9 (5.81%) Java Developer
8 9 (5.81%) Test Analyst
9 7 (4.52%) Database Developer
10 6 (3.87%) Business Analyst
10 6 (3.87%) Web Developer
10 6 (3.87%) Mobile Developer
10 6 (3.87%) Mobile Web Developer
11 5 (3.23%) Tester
11 5 (3.23%) Senior Developer
12 4 (2.58%) Agile Business Analyst
12 4 (2.58%) Android Developer
12 4 (2.58%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (26.45%) .NET
2 28 (18.06%) jQuery
3 26 (16.77%) ASP.NET Web API
4 23 (14.84%) ASP.NET
5 19 (12.26%) HTML
6 16 (10.32%) Web Services
6 16 (10.32%) AngularJS
7 15 (9.68%) RESTful
7 15 (9.68%) CSS
8 14 (9.03%) KnockoutJS
9 13 (8.39%) RabbitMQ
10 11 (7.10%) WCF
11 9 (5.81%) .NET Framework
12 8 (5.16%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (5.16%) HTML5
13 7 (4.52%) REST
13 7 (4.52%) JSON
13 7 (4.52%) Spring
14 6 (3.87%) XML
14 6 (3.87%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.55%) NHS
2 13 (8.39%) User Experience
3 5 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.58%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.58%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.94%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.65%) IBM XIV
7 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.65%) iPhone
7 1 (0.65%) Social Media
7 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.65%) W3C
7 1 (0.65%) DTV
7 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.65%) BBC
7 1 (0.65%) Equities
7 1 (0.65%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.39%) Linux
2 8 (5.16%) Android
3 6 (3.87%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.23%) Windows
5 4 (2.58%) UNIX
6 3 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.29%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.65%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (32.26%) TDD
3 38 (24.52%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (23.23%) MVC
5 35 (22.58%) E-Commerce
6 30 (19.35%) Kanban
7 25 (16.13%) BDD
8 22 (14.19%) Continuous Delivery
9 21 (13.55%) Coaching
10 20 (12.90%) Project Management
11 19 (12.26%) Software Delivery
12 18 (11.61%) Mentoring
13 17 (10.97%) PRINCE2
14 16 (10.32%) Automated Testing
15 13 (8.39%) Matrix Management
16 12 (7.74%) ITSM
17 11 (7.10%) Service Management
17 11 (7.10%) Continuous Improvement
18 10 (6.45%) Product Management
18 10 (6.45%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 46 (29.68%) SQL
2 39 (25.16%) C#
3 33 (21.29%) Java
4 26 (16.77%) T-SQL
5 19 (12.26%) JavaScript
6 14 (9.03%) Ruby
7 6 (3.87%) Python
7 6 (3.87%) PHP
8 5 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.23%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.58%) Scala
10 3 (1.94%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.94%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.29%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.65%) Clojure
12 1 (0.65%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.65%) C
12 1 (0.65%) Perl
12 1 (0.65%) C++
12 1 (0.65%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (3.87%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.58%) ISEB
3 3 (1.94%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.29%) Degree
4 2 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.26%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (1.29%) XenServer
1 2 (1.29%) vSphere
1 2 (1.29%) Xen
2 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.65%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (0.65%) Varnish
2 1 (0.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (5.81%) Puppet
2 4 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.94%) Cobbler
3 3 (1.94%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.65%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (11.61%) Sitecore
2 15 (9.68%) Oracle
3 9 (5.81%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.52%) IBM
5 3 (1.94%) Google
6 2 (1.29%) EnterpriseDB
6 2 (1.29%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.65%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.65%) ATG
7 1 (0.65%) VMware
7 1 (0.65%) Adobe
7 1 (0.65%) BEA
7 1 (0.65%) Nokia
7 1 (0.65%) hybris
7 1 (0.65%) Twitter
7 1 (0.65%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.65%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.65%) SAP
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