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 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 12 29 44
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +15
Contract jobs citing Scrum 119 88 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.48% 5.57% 3.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.37% 6.39% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 62 32
Median daily rate £425 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £523 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £43.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +14.37%
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
962 1378 955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.76% 87.27% 81.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 638 919 647
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 31 12
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.38 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% -3.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 December 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 December 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.

1 279 (96.88%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (48.61%) Java
3 104 (36.11%) Kanban
4 95 (32.99%) HTML
5 93 (32.29%) JavaScript
6 88 (30.56%) TDD
7 80 (27.78%) Git (software)
7 80 (27.78%) Jenkins
8 78 (27.08%) CSS
9 75 (26.04%) User Experience
10 71 (24.65%) RESTful
11 70 (24.31%) Scala
12 69 (23.96%) Linux
13 67 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
14 65 (22.57%) HTML5
15 58 (20.14%) BDD
16 57 (19.79%) CSS3
16 57 (19.79%) Spring
17 55 (19.10%) Open Source
18 54 (18.75%) Ruby
19 50 (17.36%) User Stories
20 48 (16.67%) JSON
21 47 (16.32%) JIRA
22 45 (15.63%) JUnit
23 43 (14.93%) MongoDB
24 42 (14.58%) Node.js
24 42 (14.58%) REST
24 42 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
24 42 (14.58%) Selenium
25 40 (13.89%) Automated Testing

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 37 (12.85%) Confluence
2 10 (3.47%) Apache
3 9 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
3 9 (3.13%) CMS
3 9 (3.13%) nginx
4 8 (2.78%) OpenStack
4 8 (2.78%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.08%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.74%) GlassFish
7 4 (1.39%) Drupal
8 3 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.04%) JBoss
8 3 (1.04%) Jetty
9 2 (0.69%) CloudStack
9 2 (0.69%) IIS
9 2 (0.69%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.69%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.35%) MS Office
2 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.35%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (0.35%) Temenos T24
1 1 (0.35%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 29 (10.07%) GitHub
2 15 (5.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.78%) PaaS
5 5 (1.74%) IaaS
6 4 (1.39%) CloudBees
6 4 (1.39%) OpenShift
7 3 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.04%) SaaS
8 1 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.35%) Office 365
8 1 (0.35%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.33%) HTTP
2 10 (3.47%) DNS
3 7 (2.43%) Firewall
4 5 (1.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (1.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (1.74%) Internet
5 4 (1.39%) LDAP
5 4 (1.39%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (14.93%) MongoDB
2 36 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 28 (9.72%) NoSQL
4 25 (8.68%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (7.29%) Apache Cassandra
6 19 (6.60%) MySQL
7 8 (2.78%) SQL Server
8 6 (2.08%) Hadoop
8 6 (2.08%) Redis
9 2 (0.69%) Big Data
9 2 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.69%) NonStop SQL
9 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.35%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.35%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.35%) HBase
10 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 80 (27.78%) Git (software)
1 80 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 47 (16.32%) JIRA
3 45 (15.63%) JUnit
4 42 (14.58%) Selenium
5 24 (8.33%) Cucumber
6 20 (6.94%) Subversion
7 15 (5.21%) Jasmine
8 12 (4.17%) Mercurial
9 11 (3.82%) JMeter
9 11 (3.82%) SoapUI
10 10 (3.47%) Maven
11 9 (3.13%) WebDriver
12 6 (2.08%) SonarQube
12 6 (2.08%) Visual Studio
13 5 (1.74%) Capybara
13 5 (1.74%) Gitweb
13 5 (1.74%) RSpec
14 4 (1.39%) LoadRunner
14 4 (1.39%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (9.38%) Finance
2 9 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.74%) Banking
3 5 (1.74%) Games
4 2 (0.69%) Billing
4 2 (0.69%) Retail
4 2 (0.69%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.35%) Back Office
5 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 139 (48.26%) Developer
2 62 (21.53%) Java Developer
3 39 (13.54%) Analyst
4 34 (11.81%) Business Analyst
5 30 (10.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 25 (8.68%) Agile Business Analyst
6 25 (8.68%) Scala Developer
7 23 (7.99%) Scrum Master
8 20 (6.94%) Architect
9 19 (6.60%) Java Scala Developer
10 18 (6.25%) Tester
11 17 (5.90%) Agile Developer
11 17 (5.90%) Automation Tester
11 17 (5.90%) JavaScript Developer
12 16 (5.56%) Senior Developer
12 16 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
13 14 (4.86%) Developer in Test
13 14 (4.86%) DevOps Engineer
14 13 (4.51%) Agile Java Developer
15 12 (4.17%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (32.99%) HTML
2 78 (27.08%) CSS
3 71 (24.65%) RESTful
4 65 (22.57%) HTML5
5 57 (19.79%) CSS3
5 57 (19.79%) Spring
6 48 (16.67%) JSON
7 42 (14.58%) Node.js
7 42 (14.58%) REST
8 34 (11.81%) Play Framework
9 30 (10.42%) Django
10 29 (10.07%) Ajax
11 26 (9.03%) Hibernate
11 26 (9.03%) Ruby on Rails
11 26 (9.03%) Web Services
12 24 (8.33%) AngularJS
13 18 (6.25%) Spring MVC
14 17 (5.90%) Guice
15 14 (4.86%) Gherkin
16 13 (4.51%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 75 (26.04%) User Experience
2 15 (5.21%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (5.21%) Mobile App
3 11 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.82%) Social Media
4 8 (2.78%) Tandem
5 3 (1.04%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.04%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.04%) iPhone
5 3 (1.04%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.69%) CESG
6 2 (0.69%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (0.69%) iPad
6 2 (0.69%) Replication
7 1 (0.35%) Animation
7 1 (0.35%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.35%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.35%) IPTV
7 1 (0.35%) IVR
7 1 (0.35%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 69 (23.96%) Linux
2 21 (7.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (4.51%) Android
4 11 (3.82%) Windows
5 9 (3.13%) Unix
6 8 (2.78%) Apple iOS
7 7 (2.43%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.74%) CentOS
9 4 (1.39%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.69%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.69%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.35%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.35%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (96.88%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (36.11%) Kanban
3 88 (30.56%) TDD
4 67 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
5 58 (20.14%) BDD
6 55 (19.10%) Open Source
7 50 (17.36%) User Stories
8 42 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
9 40 (13.89%) Automated Testing
10 39 (13.54%) Mentoring
11 37 (12.85%) Front End Development
12 36 (12.50%) Microservices
12 36 (12.50%) Software Engineering
13 34 (11.81%) OO
14 26 (9.03%) DevOps
15 25 (8.68%) MVC
15 25 (8.68%) Software Delivery
16 22 (7.64%) Configuration Management
16 22 (7.64%) Test Automation
17 21 (7.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 140 (48.61%) Java
2 93 (32.29%) JavaScript
3 70 (24.31%) Scala
4 54 (18.75%) Ruby
5 34 (11.81%) Python
6 27 (9.38%) SQL
7 25 (8.68%) C#
8 20 (6.94%) Groovy
9 13 (4.51%) Clojure
9 13 (4.51%) PHP
10 7 (2.43%) C
10 7 (2.43%) Objective-C
11 5 (1.74%) C++
12 3 (1.04%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.04%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.69%) Korn
13 2 (0.69%) Perl
13 2 (0.69%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.69%) XPath
13 2 (0.69%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (2.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (1.39%) Degree
3 4 (1.39%) ISEB
4 2 (0.69%) CISSP
4 2 (0.69%) CLAS
4 2 (0.69%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.21%) QA
2 5 (1.74%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.69%) FATCA
3 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (4.86%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (2.08%) Docker
2 6 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.74%) NFS
3 5 (1.74%) Squid
4 4 (1.39%) Varnish
5 2 (0.69%) XenServer
6 1 (0.35%) HDFS
6 1 (0.35%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.35%) vSphere
6 1 (0.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (7.29%) Puppet
2 20 (6.94%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (3.47%) Ansible
4 6 (2.08%) Nagios
5 5 (1.74%) Grafana
5 5 (1.74%) Graphite
5 5 (1.74%) Graylog
5 5 (1.74%) HAProxy
5 5 (1.74%) Icinga
5 5 (1.74%) StatsD
5 5 (1.74%) Terraform
6 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.35%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.35%) Salt
6 1 (0.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (7.64%) Red Hat
2 18 (6.25%) Google
3 11 (3.82%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.82%) Oracle
4 10 (3.47%) VMware
5 6 (2.08%) New Relic
6 5 (1.74%) F5
6 5 (1.74%) Palo Alto
7 3 (1.04%) SaltStack
8 2 (0.69%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (0.69%) IBM
8 2 (0.69%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.69%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.69%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.69%) Solace
8 2 (0.69%) Splunk
8 2 (0.69%) Twitter
9 1 (0.35%) Calypso
9 1 (0.35%) HP
9 1 (0.35%) Temenos
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