The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 32 32 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.41% 0.81% 5.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 1.14% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Median daily rate - £220 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -46.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +8.97%
Scrum
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
201 176 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 83.40% 71.54% 74.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 101 60
Median daily rate £375 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £675 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £18.80 £51.67 £95.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.61% -45.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 3 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) RESTful
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
3 3 (60.00%) Backbone.js
3 3 (60.00%) Isomorphic JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) React
3 3 (60.00%) gulp
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Service Design
3 3 (60.00%) OOD
3 3 (60.00%) HTTP
3 3 (60.00%) Middleware
3 3 (60.00%) DOM
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) iPad
3 3 (60.00%) Node.js
3 3 (60.00%) Software Architecture
3 3 (60.00%) Express
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 3 (60.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) gulp
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Java Software Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) CSS3
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) RESTful
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) Backbone.js
3 3 (60.00%) DOM
3 3 (60.00%) Express
3 3 (60.00%) Middleware
3 3 (60.00%) React
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) iPad
2 1 (20.00%) FMCG
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Isomorphic JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) OOD
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (60.00%) Service Design
3 3 (60.00%) Software Architecture
3 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Java
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