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 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 17 38 15
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -23
Contract jobs citing Scrum 132 65 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.62% 4.83% 8.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.08% 5.62% 10.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 44 66
Median daily rate £425 £400 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +8.97%
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
1309 1156 967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.50% 85.88% 82.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 944 793 658
Median daily rate £425 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £263 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 14
Median hourly rate £12.10 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £13.60 £15.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.07 £32.20 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016, 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.

1 209 (97.66%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (45.79%) TDD
3 94 (43.93%) Java
4 58 (27.10%) Kanban
5 55 (25.70%) Spring
5 55 (25.70%) JavaScript
6 53 (24.77%) BDD
7 48 (22.43%) HTML
8 43 (20.09%) Linux
9 37 (17.29%) CSS
9 37 (17.29%) Continuous Integration
10 34 (15.89%) HTML5
11 33 (15.42%) DevOps
11 33 (15.42%) Git (software)
12 31 (14.49%) RESTful
13 30 (14.02%) Open Source
14 29 (13.55%) Hibernate
15 27 (12.62%) SQL
16 26 (12.15%) Ruby
16 26 (12.15%) Software Delivery
17 25 (11.68%) Puppet
17 25 (11.68%) Oracle
18 24 (11.21%) PHP
18 24 (11.21%) Selenium
19 23 (10.75%) JIRA
19 23 (10.75%) OO
19 23 (10.75%) SDLC
20 21 (9.81%) NoSQL
20 21 (9.81%) CSS3
20 21 (9.81%) Maven

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 10 (4.67%) Apache
1 10 (4.67%) Node.js
2 6 (2.80%) CMS
3 5 (2.34%) Confluence
3 5 (2.34%) Drupal
4 3 (1.40%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.40%) CloudStack
4 3 (1.40%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.93%) Moodle
5 2 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.93%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.47%) Jetty
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (1.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) MS Office
2 1 (0.47%) MS Project
2 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.21%) GitHub
2 3 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.93%) Office 365
4 1 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.47%) IaaS
4 1 (0.47%) PaaS
4 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.27%) DNS
1 7 (3.27%) Network Security
2 3 (1.40%) LDAP
3 2 (0.93%) Internet
3 2 (0.93%) Intranet
4 1 (0.47%) Extranet
4 1 (0.47%) FTP
4 1 (0.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.81%) NoSQL
2 18 (8.41%) MongoDB
3 16 (7.48%) MySQL
4 14 (6.54%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.67%) SQL Server
6 7 (3.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (3.27%) RDBMS
6 7 (3.27%) Redis
7 4 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.93%) Riak
8 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (15.42%) Git (software)
2 24 (11.21%) Selenium
3 23 (10.75%) JIRA
4 21 (9.81%) Maven
5 20 (9.35%) Cucumber
6 17 (7.94%) Jenkins
7 11 (5.14%) WebDriver
8 10 (4.67%) JUnit
9 9 (4.21%) Android Studio
10 7 (3.27%) Mercurial
11 5 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (1.87%) Gradle
13 3 (1.40%) Appium
13 3 (1.40%) SoapUI
13 3 (1.40%) Subversion
13 3 (1.40%) VersionOne
13 3 (1.40%) Xcode
14 2 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 2 (0.93%) IntelliJ
14 2 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (6.07%) Finance
2 12 (5.61%) Games
3 6 (2.80%) Online Betting
4 4 (1.87%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.40%) Retail
6 1 (0.47%) Banking
6 1 (0.47%) Marketing
6 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 99 (46.26%) Developer
2 44 (20.56%) Java Developer
3 27 (12.62%) Scrum Master
4 20 (9.35%) Agile Developer
4 20 (9.35%) Analyst
5 18 (8.41%) Agile Java Developer
6 16 (7.48%) Senior Developer
7 13 (6.07%) Agile Scrum Master
8 12 (5.61%) Senior Java Developer
9 11 (5.14%) Android Developer
9 11 (5.14%) Project Manager
9 11 (5.14%) Scala Developer
10 10 (4.67%) Ruby Developer
11 9 (4.21%) Android Engineer
11 9 (4.21%) Java Scala Developer
11 9 (4.21%) PHP Developer
11 9 (4.21%) Python Developer
11 9 (4.21%) Test Analyst
11 9 (4.21%) Tester
12 8 (3.74%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (25.70%) Spring
2 48 (22.43%) HTML
3 37 (17.29%) CSS
4 34 (15.89%) HTML5
5 31 (14.49%) RESTful
6 29 (13.55%) Hibernate
7 21 (9.81%) CSS3
8 12 (5.61%) .NET
8 12 (5.61%) jQuery
9 11 (5.14%) AngularJS
9 11 (5.14%) Web Services
10 10 (4.67%) Android SDK
10 10 (4.67%) JSON
10 10 (4.67%) REST
10 10 (4.67%) XML
11 9 (4.21%) J2EE
12 7 (3.27%) JSP
13 6 (2.80%) ActiveMQ
13 6 (2.80%) LAMP
13 6 (2.80%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.35%) User Experience
2 13 (6.07%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.27%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.87%) e-Learning
5 4 (1.87%) iPad
6 3 (1.40%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.40%) Social Media
7 2 (0.93%) Blog
7 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.93%) iPhone
7 2 (0.93%) STB
7 2 (0.93%) Wiki
8 1 (0.47%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.47%) NHS
8 1 (0.47%) PMI
8 1 (0.47%) Replication
8 1 (0.47%) RIA
8 1 (0.47%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 43 (20.09%) Linux
2 14 (6.54%) Android
3 11 (5.14%) Windows
4 6 (2.80%) Unix
5 3 (1.40%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (97.66%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (45.79%) TDD
3 58 (27.10%) Kanban
4 53 (24.77%) BDD
5 37 (17.29%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (15.42%) DevOps
7 30 (14.02%) Open Source
8 26 (12.15%) Software Delivery
9 23 (10.75%) OO
9 23 (10.75%) SDLC
10 19 (8.88%) Coaching
10 19 (8.88%) Mentoring
10 19 (8.88%) Pair Programming
10 19 (8.88%) Unit Testing
10 19 (8.88%) User Stories
11 18 (8.41%) Microservices
12 17 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (7.48%) SOA
14 14 (6.54%) E-Commerce
15 13 (6.07%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 94 (43.93%) Java
2 55 (25.70%) JavaScript
3 27 (12.62%) SQL
4 26 (12.15%) Ruby
5 24 (11.21%) PHP
6 20 (9.35%) Python
6 20 (9.35%) Scala
7 12 (5.61%) Bash Shell
8 10 (4.67%) C#
9 7 (3.27%) Clojure
9 7 (3.27%) Groovy
9 7 (3.27%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.80%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.40%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.40%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.93%) C
12 2 (0.93%) C++
13 1 (0.47%) ES6
13 1 (0.47%) Perl
13 1 (0.47%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 6 (2.80%) Degree
1 6 (2.80%) ISEB
2 4 (1.87%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (1.40%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.93%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) CBAP
5 1 (0.47%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.88%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (4.21%) Docker
2 3 (1.40%) Varnish
2 3 (1.40%) vSphere
2 3 (1.40%) Xen
2 3 (1.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (11.68%) Puppet
2 10 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.34%) Cobbler
3 5 (2.34%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.47%) Mesos
Vendors
1 25 (11.68%) Oracle
2 10 (4.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.27%) Red Hat
4 3 (1.40%) EnterpriseDB
4 3 (1.40%) Trillium
5 2 (0.93%) HP
5 2 (0.93%) SaltStack
5 2 (0.93%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.47%) Apple
6 1 (0.47%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.47%) IBM
6 1 (0.47%) Rally
6 1 (0.47%) SAP
6 1 (0.47%) Twitter
6 1 (0.47%) Zend
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