The first table below looks at the demand for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crewe region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Crewe region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crewe - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.09% -3.87%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Crewe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10 16 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crewe 34.48% 42.11% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 18
Average daily rate £400 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £309 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Scrum
Cheshire

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Crewe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Crewe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scrum across the Crewe region.

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Crewe

Scrum
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crewe region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) Zend Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crewe region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Zend Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Zend