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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Rank 13 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Contract jobs citing Scrum 109 92 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 9.79% 6.47% 5.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.62% 7.63% 6.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 63 50
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £314 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £500 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £408 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.06% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +22.33%

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
938 1205 995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.28% 84.74% 87.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 831 704
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 12
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% -15.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.69 £10.20 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £19.44 £24.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017, 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.

1 238 (97.54%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (52.05%) Java
3 84 (34.43%) Kanban
4 71 (29.10%) Jenkins
5 61 (25.00%) RESTful
6 59 (24.18%) Git (software)
7 58 (23.77%) HTML
8 57 (23.36%) User Experience
9 56 (22.95%) Linux
10 54 (22.13%) TDD
11 53 (21.72%) JavaScript
12 51 (20.90%) Scala
13 50 (20.49%) Spring
14 47 (19.26%) BDD
15 45 (18.44%) User Stories
16 44 (18.03%) MongoDB
17 43 (17.62%) JIRA
17 43 (17.62%) CSS
18 42 (17.21%) JSON
19 41 (16.80%) Continuous Integration
19 41 (16.80%) Ruby
19 41 (16.80%) REST
19 41 (16.80%) HTML5
20 40 (16.39%) JUnit
21 39 (15.98%) Selenium
22 38 (15.57%) Software Engineering
23 36 (14.75%) Open Source
24 35 (14.34%) Automated Testing
24 35 (14.34%) Python
25 33 (13.52%) Unit 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 32 (13.11%) Confluence
2 11 (4.51%) Apache
3 7 (2.87%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (2.46%) OpenStack
5 4 (1.64%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.64%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.23%) CMS
6 3 (1.23%) Mule
6 3 (1.23%) nginx
7 2 (0.82%) CloudStack
7 2 (0.82%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.41%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.41%) IIS
8 1 (0.41%) JBoss
8 1 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (2.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.41%) MS Office
2 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.41%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (0.41%) Temenos T24
1 1 (0.41%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.51%) GitHub
2 11 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.87%) IaaS
4 5 (2.05%) PaaS
5 4 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.64%) Loggly
5 4 (1.64%) Sumo Logic
6 3 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.23%) CloudBees
6 3 (1.23%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.41%) SaaS
7 1 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.61%) HTTP
2 7 (2.87%) DNS
3 5 (2.05%) Internet
4 4 (1.64%) Firewall
5 2 (0.82%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.41%) Intranet
6 1 (0.41%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (18.03%) MongoDB
2 33 (13.52%) Relational Database
3 28 (11.48%) PostgreSQL
4 26 (10.66%) Apache Cassandra
5 25 (10.25%) MySQL
6 21 (8.61%) NoSQL
7 11 (4.51%) SQL Server
8 8 (3.28%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.05%) Redis
10 4 (1.64%) HBase
10 4 (1.64%) Riak
11 2 (0.82%) Big Data
11 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.41%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 71 (29.10%) Jenkins
2 59 (24.18%) Git (software)
3 43 (17.62%) JIRA
4 40 (16.39%) JUnit
5 39 (15.98%) Selenium
6 20 (8.20%) Cucumber
7 16 (6.56%) Subversion
8 15 (6.15%) Jasmine
9 14 (5.74%) Maven
10 12 (4.92%) SoapUI
11 11 (4.51%) Xcode
12 10 (4.10%) JMeter
12 10 (4.10%) WebDriver
13 9 (3.69%) Android Studio
14 7 (2.87%) Visual Studio
15 6 (2.46%) SonarQube
16 5 (2.05%) Grunt
16 5 (2.05%) IntelliJ
16 5 (2.05%) Mockito
16 5 (2.05%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (9.02%) Finance
2 8 (3.28%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.64%) Banking
3 4 (1.64%) Games
3 4 (1.64%) Retail
4 2 (0.82%) Billing
4 2 (0.82%) Marketing
4 2 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (0.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 103 (42.21%) Developer
2 50 (20.49%) Java Developer
3 27 (11.07%) Analyst
4 21 (8.61%) Architect
4 21 (8.61%) Business Analyst
4 21 (8.61%) Tester
5 19 (7.79%) Scrum Master
6 14 (5.74%) Agile Business Analyst
6 14 (5.74%) Automation Tester
6 14 (5.74%) iOS Developer
7 13 (5.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 12 (4.92%) Android Developer
8 12 (4.92%) Developer in Test
9 11 (4.51%) Project Manager
9 11 (4.51%) Technical Leader
10 10 (4.10%) Scala Developer
11 9 (3.69%) Java Automation Tester
11 9 (3.69%) Selenium Tester
11 9 (3.69%) Technical Architect
11 9 (3.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (25.00%) RESTful
2 58 (23.77%) HTML
3 50 (20.49%) Spring
4 43 (17.62%) CSS
5 42 (17.21%) JSON
6 41 (16.80%) HTML5
6 41 (16.80%) REST
7 33 (13.52%) CSS3
8 30 (12.30%) Play Framework
9 28 (11.48%) Django
10 24 (9.84%) Ajax
11 23 (9.43%) Node.js
12 19 (7.79%) Ruby on Rails
13 17 (6.97%) Web Services
14 16 (6.56%) Spring MVC
15 14 (5.74%) .NET
15 14 (5.74%) Android SDK
15 14 (5.74%) AngularJS
15 14 (5.74%) Gherkin
15 14 (5.74%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 57 (23.36%) User Experience
2 21 (8.61%) Mobile App
3 15 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.10%) Social Media
5 8 (3.28%) Tandem
6 4 (1.64%) NHS
6 4 (1.64%) Replication
7 3 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.82%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.41%) Animation
9 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.41%) FMCG
9 1 (0.41%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.41%) IVR
9 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.41%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.41%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.41%) PMI
9 1 (0.41%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.41%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 56 (22.95%) Linux
2 19 (7.79%) Android
2 19 (7.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (6.56%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.28%) Unix
4 8 (3.28%) Windows
5 5 (2.05%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.64%) CoreOS
7 3 (1.23%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.82%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.82%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.41%) CentOS
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (97.54%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (34.43%) Kanban
3 54 (22.13%) TDD
4 47 (19.26%) BDD
5 45 (18.44%) User Stories
6 41 (16.80%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (15.57%) Software Engineering
8 36 (14.75%) Open Source
9 35 (14.34%) Automated Testing
10 33 (13.52%) Unit Testing
11 32 (13.11%) Mentoring
12 31 (12.70%) Continuous Improvement
13 30 (12.30%) OO
14 29 (11.89%) Project Management
15 25 (10.25%) Microservices
16 23 (9.43%) Automation Testing
17 22 (9.02%) Test Automation
18 21 (8.61%) MVC
19 20 (8.20%) Configuration Management
19 20 (8.20%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 127 (52.05%) Java
2 53 (21.72%) JavaScript
3 51 (20.90%) Scala
4 41 (16.80%) Ruby
5 35 (14.34%) Python
6 30 (12.30%) SQL
7 18 (7.38%) C#
8 14 (5.74%) Objective-C
9 13 (5.33%) Apple Swift
10 11 (4.51%) Groovy
11 9 (3.69%) PHP
12 5 (2.05%) C++
13 4 (1.64%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.23%) C
14 3 (1.23%) Clojure
14 3 (1.23%) Korn
15 2 (0.82%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.82%) Go
15 2 (0.82%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.82%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (3.69%) Degree
2 8 (3.28%) ISEB
2 8 (3.28%) ISTQB
3 7 (2.87%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (2.46%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.41%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.41%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.38%) QA
2 5 (2.05%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.82%) FATCA
4 1 (0.41%) SDET
System Software
1 11 (4.51%) Docker
2 6 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.64%) HDFS
3 4 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.64%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.82%) vSphere
4 2 (0.82%) XenServer
5 1 (0.41%) NFS
5 1 (0.41%) Squid
5 1 (0.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (7.38%) Puppet
2 17 (6.97%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.87%) Ansible
4 5 (2.05%) Nagios
5 4 (1.64%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.64%) Salt
5 4 (1.64%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.41%) Grafana
6 1 (0.41%) Graphite
6 1 (0.41%) Graylog
6 1 (0.41%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.41%) Icinga
6 1 (0.41%) StatsD
6 1 (0.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (7.79%) Google
2 18 (7.38%) Red Hat
3 16 (6.56%) Oracle
4 11 (4.51%) Microsoft
5 10 (4.10%) VMware
6 5 (2.05%) IBM
6 5 (2.05%) New Relic
7 4 (1.64%) MuleSoft
7 4 (1.64%) Rackspace
7 4 (1.64%) SaltStack
7 4 (1.64%) Splunk
8 3 (1.23%) Cloudera
9 2 (0.82%) CA Agile Central
9 2 (0.82%) Hortonworks
9 2 (0.82%) Solace
9 2 (0.82%) Twitter
10 1 (0.41%) F5
10 1 (0.41%) Guidewire
10 1 (0.41%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.41%) Sitecore
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