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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 11 38 19
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -19
Contract jobs citing Scrum 158 69 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.23% 4.90% 7.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.88% 5.70% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 55 66
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £440 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.53% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +16.43%
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
1330 1210 1022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 86.08% 85.94% 82.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 947 872 721
Median daily rate £425 £360 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 17
Median hourly rate £12.10 £17.50 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.85% +8.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.28 £12.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £175.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 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 27 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.

1 241 (97.57%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (46.15%) TDD
3 104 (42.11%) Java
4 64 (25.91%) BDD
5 62 (25.10%) JavaScript
5 62 (25.10%) Kanban
6 61 (24.70%) Spring
7 52 (21.05%) HTML
8 46 (18.62%) Continuous Integration
8 46 (18.62%) Linux
8 46 (18.62%) RESTful
9 44 (17.81%) Git (software)
10 43 (17.41%) CSS
11 37 (14.98%) Open Source
12 36 (14.57%) HTML5
13 34 (13.77%) DevOps
14 32 (12.96%) Hibernate
14 32 (12.96%) Ruby
15 31 (12.55%) User Experience
16 29 (11.74%) Puppet
16 29 (11.74%) SQL
16 29 (11.74%) OO
17 28 (11.34%) Unit Testing
17 28 (11.34%) Software Delivery
18 27 (10.93%) Jenkins
18 27 (10.93%) JIRA
19 26 (10.53%) Pair Programming
19 26 (10.53%) Mentoring
20 25 (10.12%) CSS3
20 25 (10.12%) Scala

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 12 (4.86%) Node.js
2 8 (3.24%) Confluence
3 7 (2.83%) Apache
4 6 (2.43%) CMS
5 5 (2.02%) OpenStack
6 4 (1.62%) Drupal
7 3 (1.21%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.21%) CloudStack
7 3 (1.21%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.81%) Jetty
8 2 (0.81%) Moodle
8 2 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.81%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.40%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (1.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.81%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.40%) MS Project
3 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.86%) GitHub
2 6 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.02%) Office 365
4 3 (1.21%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.81%) SaaS
6 1 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.40%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.40%) IaaS
6 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.64%) DNS
2 8 (3.24%) Network Security
3 3 (1.21%) HTTP
3 3 (1.21%) LDAP
4 2 (0.81%) Intranet
4 2 (0.81%) VoIP
5 1 (0.40%) Extranet
5 1 (0.40%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.40%) Firewall
5 1 (0.40%) FTP
5 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.91%) NoSQL
2 19 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 19 (7.69%) MySQL
2 19 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 10 (4.05%) SQL Server
4 8 (3.24%) Redis
5 7 (2.83%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.43%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.81%) Riak
8 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.40%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.40%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 44 (17.81%) Git (software)
2 27 (10.93%) Jenkins
2 27 (10.93%) JIRA
3 25 (10.12%) Selenium
4 24 (9.72%) Cucumber
5 22 (8.91%) Maven
6 14 (5.67%) JUnit
7 11 (4.45%) Android Studio
7 11 (4.45%) WebDriver
8 9 (3.64%) Mercurial
9 8 (3.24%) Subversion
10 7 (2.83%) Gradle
10 7 (2.83%) Xcode
11 4 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.62%) VersionOne
12 3 (1.21%) Ant
12 3 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (1.21%) git-flow
12 3 (1.21%) SoapUI
12 3 (1.21%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (4.45%) Games
2 10 (4.05%) Finance
3 6 (2.43%) Online Betting
4 4 (1.62%) Retail
4 4 (1.62%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.81%) iGaming
6 1 (0.40%) Banking
6 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.40%) Marketing
6 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 117 (47.37%) Developer
2 48 (19.43%) Java Developer
3 29 (11.74%) Scrum Master
4 22 (8.91%) Senior Developer
5 21 (8.50%) Analyst
6 18 (7.29%) Agile Developer
7 16 (6.48%) Senior Java Developer
8 15 (6.07%) Agile Java Developer
9 14 (5.67%) Android Developer
9 14 (5.67%) Scala Developer
10 12 (4.86%) Agile Scrum Master
10 12 (4.86%) Architect
11 11 (4.45%) Android Engineer
11 11 (4.45%) Java Scala Developer
11 11 (4.45%) Project Manager
12 10 (4.05%) Python Developer
13 9 (3.64%) PHP Developer
13 9 (3.64%) Ruby Developer
13 9 (3.64%) Test Analyst
13 9 (3.64%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (24.70%) Spring
2 52 (21.05%) HTML
3 46 (18.62%) RESTful
4 43 (17.41%) CSS
5 36 (14.57%) HTML5
6 32 (12.96%) Hibernate
7 25 (10.12%) CSS3
8 15 (6.07%) AngularJS
8 15 (6.07%) jQuery
8 15 (6.07%) JSON
9 14 (5.67%) Web Services
10 13 (5.26%) REST
11 12 (4.86%) XML
12 11 (4.45%) Android SDK
13 10 (4.05%) .NET
13 10 (4.05%) J2EE
14 7 (2.83%) JSP
14 7 (2.83%) Play Framework
14 7 (2.83%) Spring Boot
15 6 (2.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.55%) User Experience
2 15 (6.07%) Mobile App
3 12 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.86%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.24%) Digital Media
5 7 (2.83%) iPad
6 5 (2.02%) iPhone
7 4 (1.62%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.62%) Social Media
8 3 (1.21%) e-Learning
8 3 (1.21%) Wiki
9 2 (0.81%) Blog
9 2 (0.81%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.81%) STB
10 1 (0.40%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.40%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.40%) NHS
10 1 (0.40%) PMI
10 1 (0.40%) Replication
10 1 (0.40%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 46 (18.62%) Linux
2 15 (6.07%) Android
3 14 (5.67%) Windows
4 8 (3.24%) Unix
5 7 (2.83%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.21%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.40%) CentOS
8 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (97.57%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (46.15%) TDD
3 64 (25.91%) BDD
4 62 (25.10%) Kanban
5 46 (18.62%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (14.98%) Open Source
7 34 (13.77%) DevOps
8 29 (11.74%) OO
9 28 (11.34%) Software Delivery
9 28 (11.34%) Unit Testing
10 26 (10.53%) Mentoring
10 26 (10.53%) Pair Programming
11 24 (9.72%) Microservices
12 22 (8.91%) Coaching
12 22 (8.91%) Continuous Improvement
12 22 (8.91%) SDLC
12 22 (8.91%) User Stories
13 20 (8.10%) SOA
14 18 (7.29%) E-Commerce
14 18 (7.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 104 (42.11%) Java
2 62 (25.10%) JavaScript
3 32 (12.96%) Ruby
4 29 (11.74%) SQL
5 25 (10.12%) PHP
5 25 (10.12%) Python
5 25 (10.12%) Scala
6 14 (5.67%) Bash Shell
7 11 (4.45%) C#
8 9 (3.64%) Clojure
8 9 (3.64%) Groovy
9 8 (3.24%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.83%) Objective-C
11 6 (2.43%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.02%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.81%) C
13 2 (0.81%) C++
13 2 (0.81%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.40%) ES6
14 1 (0.40%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (2.83%) Degree
1 7 (2.83%) ISEB
2 4 (1.62%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.81%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (0.81%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.81%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.40%) CBAP
4 1 (0.40%) CISSP
4 1 (0.40%) CITP
4 1 (0.40%) CLAS
4 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.10%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (4.86%) Docker
2 3 (1.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.21%) Varnish
2 3 (1.21%) vSphere
2 3 (1.21%) Xen
2 3 (1.21%) XenServer
3 2 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.40%) NFS
4 1 (0.40%) Squid
Systems Management
1 29 (11.74%) Puppet
2 13 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.02%) Cobbler
3 5 (2.02%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.21%) SCCM
5 2 (0.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.81%) Opsview
6 1 (0.40%) Ansible
6 1 (0.40%) Grafana
6 1 (0.40%) Graphite
6 1 (0.40%) Graylog
6 1 (0.40%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.40%) Icinga
6 1 (0.40%) Mesos
6 1 (0.40%) Nagios
6 1 (0.40%) StatsD
6 1 (0.40%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (10.12%) Oracle
2 10 (4.05%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.64%) Red Hat
4 4 (1.62%) VMware
5 3 (1.21%) EnterpriseDB
5 3 (1.21%) Google
6 2 (0.81%) Apple
6 2 (0.81%) Cisco
6 2 (0.81%) SaltStack
6 2 (0.81%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.40%) F5
7 1 (0.40%) HP
7 1 (0.40%) New Relic
7 1 (0.40%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.40%) Rally
7 1 (0.40%) SAP
7 1 (0.40%) Trillium
7 1 (0.40%) Twitter
7 1 (0.40%) Zend
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