The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Rank 14 20 27
Rank change year-on-year +6 +7  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 102 99 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 9.89% 6.94% 6.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.63% 8.14% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 67 53
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.29 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.86% -0.49%  

Scrum is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 877 1216 1005
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 85.06% 85.27% 87.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 598 864 672
Median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 16
Median hourly rate £14.93 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.84% -27.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.14 £10.20 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.46 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Scrum as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Leeds

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Scrum in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Leeds

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Leeds over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Leeds

Scrum
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Scrum in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Scrum in Leeds

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 202 (97.12%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (50.96%) Java
3 73 (35.10%) Kanban
4 58 (27.88%) Jenkins
5 52 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 50 (24.04%) RESTful
7 49 (23.56%) HTML
8 48 (23.08%) JavaScript
8 48 (23.08%) User Experience
9 45 (21.63%) MongoDB
9 45 (21.63%) Linux
10 42 (20.19%) TDD
11 38 (18.27%) Spring
11 38 (18.27%) User Stories
12 37 (17.79%) REST
12 37 (17.79%) Scala
12 37 (17.79%) CSS
13 36 (17.31%) Software Engineering
13 36 (17.31%) BDD
14 35 (16.83%) HTML5
14 35 (16.83%) JSON
15 34 (16.35%) JIRA
16 33 (15.87%) Unit Testing
16 33 (15.87%) JUnit
17 31 (14.90%) SQL
17 31 (14.90%) Python
18 30 (14.42%) Automated Testing
18 30 (14.42%) Open Source
19 29 (13.94%) Apache Cassandra
19 29 (13.94%) Ruby

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 26 (12.50%) Confluence
2 8 (3.85%) Apache
3 6 (2.88%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (2.88%) CMS
4 5 (2.40%) OpenStack
5 4 (1.92%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.44%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.44%) Mule
6 3 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.44%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.96%) CloudStack
7 2 (0.96%) nginx
8 1 (0.48%) IIS
8 1 (0.48%) JBoss
8 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS Office
2 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.48%) MS Project
2 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.37%) IaaS
3 5 (2.40%) GitHub
4 4 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.92%) Loggly
4 4 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.92%) Sumo Logic
5 3 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.44%) CloudBees
5 3 (1.44%) OpenShift
5 3 (1.44%) PaaS
6 2 (0.96%) Slack
7 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.48%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.62%) HTTP
2 5 (2.40%) Internet
3 4 (1.92%) DNS
4 3 (1.44%) Firewall
5 1 (0.48%) Intranet
5 1 (0.48%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.48%) SMS
5 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (21.63%) MongoDB
2 29 (13.94%) Apache Cassandra
2 29 (13.94%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (13.46%) MySQL
4 26 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 21 (10.10%) NoSQL
6 12 (5.77%) SQL Server
7 7 (3.37%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.92%) HBase
8 4 (1.92%) Redis
8 4 (1.92%) Riak
9 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.48%) Big Data
10 1 (0.48%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 58 (27.88%) Jenkins
2 52 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 34 (16.35%) JIRA
4 33 (15.87%) JUnit
5 24 (11.54%) Selenium
6 15 (7.21%) Jasmine
7 12 (5.77%) Maven
7 12 (5.77%) Subversion
8 11 (5.29%) Cucumber
8 11 (5.29%) Xcode
9 10 (4.81%) Android Studio
9 10 (4.81%) SoapUI
10 7 (3.37%) SonarQube
10 7 (3.37%) Visual Studio
11 6 (2.88%) WebDriver
12 5 (2.40%) IntelliJ
12 5 (2.40%) Mockito
13 4 (1.92%) SpecFlow
13 4 (1.92%) TeamCity
13 4 (1.92%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (7.69%) Finance
2 5 (2.40%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.92%) Retail
4 2 (0.96%) Banking
4 2 (0.96%) Marketing
4 2 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (0.96%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.48%) Games
5 1 (0.48%) Legal
Job Titles
1 86 (41.35%) Developer
2 39 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 23 (11.06%) Analyst
4 20 (9.62%) Architect
5 16 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 16 (7.69%) Tester
6 15 (7.21%) Scrum Master
7 12 (5.77%) iOS Developer
8 11 (5.29%) Android Developer
9 10 (4.81%) Agile Business Analyst
9 10 (4.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 10 (4.81%) Project Manager
9 10 (4.81%) Technical Architect
10 9 (4.33%) Android Engineer
10 9 (4.33%) Technical Leader
11 8 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (3.37%) Test Analyst
13 6 (2.88%) Software Engineer
13 6 (2.88%) Solutions Architect
13 6 (2.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (24.04%) RESTful
2 49 (23.56%) HTML
3 38 (18.27%) Spring
4 37 (17.79%) CSS
4 37 (17.79%) REST
5 35 (16.83%) HTML5
5 35 (16.83%) JSON
6 28 (13.46%) CSS3
7 24 (11.54%) Play Framework
8 23 (11.06%) Ajax
8 23 (11.06%) Django
8 23 (11.06%) Node.js
9 17 (8.17%) Ruby on Rails
10 16 (7.69%) .NET
11 15 (7.21%) Web Services
12 14 (6.73%) Android SDK
13 13 (6.25%) AngularJS
14 12 (5.77%) Spring MVC
15 11 (5.29%) Cocoa
15 11 (5.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (23.08%) User Experience
2 20 (9.62%) Mobile App
3 13 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.37%) Social Media
5 5 (2.40%) Tandem
6 4 (1.92%) NHS
6 4 (1.92%) Replication
7 3 (1.44%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.96%) Clustering
9 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.48%) FMCG
9 1 (0.48%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.48%) IVR
9 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.48%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.48%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.48%) PMI
9 1 (0.48%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.48%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 45 (21.63%) Linux
2 19 (9.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (8.17%) Android
4 14 (6.73%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.88%) Windows
6 5 (2.40%) Unix
7 4 (1.92%) CoreOS
8 3 (1.44%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.96%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.96%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.48%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (97.12%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (35.10%) Kanban
3 42 (20.19%) TDD
4 38 (18.27%) User Stories
5 36 (17.31%) BDD
5 36 (17.31%) Software Engineering
6 33 (15.87%) Unit Testing
7 30 (14.42%) Automated Testing
7 30 (14.42%) Open Source
8 29 (13.94%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 26 (12.50%) Project Management
10 25 (12.02%) Mentoring
11 22 (10.58%) OO
12 21 (10.10%) Configuration Management
12 21 (10.10%) Microservices
13 19 (9.13%) E-Commerce
14 18 (8.65%) MVC
14 18 (8.65%) OOD
15 16 (7.69%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 106 (50.96%) Java
2 48 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 37 (17.79%) Scala
4 31 (14.90%) Python
4 31 (14.90%) SQL
5 29 (13.94%) Ruby
6 16 (7.69%) C#
7 12 (5.77%) Objective-C
8 11 (5.29%) Apple Swift
9 9 (4.33%) PHP
10 6 (2.88%) Groovy
10 6 (2.88%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.40%) C++
12 4 (1.92%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.92%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.44%) Korn
14 2 (0.96%) Go
14 2 (0.96%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.96%) XPath
14 2 (0.96%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (4.33%) Degree
1 9 (4.33%) ISEB
1 9 (4.33%) ISTQB
2 7 (3.37%) BPSS Clearance
2 7 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.48%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.48%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.65%) QA
2 5 (2.40%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.96%) FATCA
4 1 (0.48%) PMO
4 1 (0.48%) SDET
System Software
1 13 (6.25%) Docker
2 5 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.92%) HDFS
3 4 (1.92%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.96%) vSphere
4 2 (0.96%) XenServer
5 1 (0.48%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (7.69%) Puppet
2 15 (7.21%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.88%) Ansible
3 6 (2.88%) Kubernetes
4 4 (1.92%) Nagios
4 4 (1.92%) Salt
4 4 (1.92%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.96%) Rancher
6 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (8.17%) Red Hat
2 15 (7.21%) Google
2 15 (7.21%) Oracle
3 8 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.88%) VMware
5 4 (1.92%) IBM
5 4 (1.92%) MuleSoft
5 4 (1.92%) New Relic
5 4 (1.92%) Rackspace
5 4 (1.92%) SaltStack
5 4 (1.92%) Splunk
6 3 (1.44%) Cloudera
6 3 (1.44%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.96%) Hortonworks
7 2 (0.96%) Solace
8 1 (0.48%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.48%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.48%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (0.48%) Twitter
8 1 (0.48%) Xamarin
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