The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 6 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 16 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 21.92% 3.03% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.88% 3.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate £470 £330 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +8.97%
Scrum
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Macclesfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
67 61 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 91.78% 92.42% 48.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 22 7
Average daily rate £479 £425 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.64% +61.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £330 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Macclesfield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Macclesfield region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Macclesfield

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) Java
3 13 (76.47%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (58.82%) Oracle
4 10 (58.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (52.94%) Automated Testing
6 8 (47.06%) Finance
7 7 (41.18%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (41.18%) ERwin
7 7 (41.18%) Data Modelling
7 7 (41.18%) SOA
7 7 (41.18%) ETL
7 7 (41.18%) Star Schema
7 7 (41.18%) MySQL
7 7 (41.18%) Data Integration
7 7 (41.18%) Talend Open Studio
7 7 (41.18%) Amazon S3
7 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (41.18%) Talend
7 7 (41.18%) Amazon Redshift
7 7 (41.18%) Docker
7 7 (41.18%) Spring
7 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
7 7 (41.18%) Amazon Kinesis
7 7 (41.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 6 (35.29%) Visual Analytics
8 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
8 6 (35.29%) Analytics
8 6 (35.29%) HTML5
8 6 (35.29%) REST

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (41.18%) Amazon Kinesis
1 7 (41.18%) Amazon S3
1 7 (41.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 4 (23.53%) Veeva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) Amazon Redshift
1 7 (41.18%) MySQL
1 7 (41.18%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (41.18%) Star Schema
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) ERwin
1 7 (41.18%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (58.82%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (47.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Senior Developer
3 6 (35.29%) ETL Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Senior ETL Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Talend Developer
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Test Manager
6 2 (11.76%) Angular Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Database Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Database Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Visual Analytics Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Finance Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.88%) IT Finance Manager
7 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Spring
2 6 (35.29%) AngularJS
2 6 (35.29%) CSS
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
2 6 (35.29%) HTML5
2 6 (35.29%) REST
3 1 (5.88%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Data Integration
2 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (52.94%) Automated Testing
4 7 (41.18%) Data Modelling
4 7 (41.18%) ETL
4 7 (41.18%) Mentoring
4 7 (41.18%) SOA
5 6 (35.29%) Analytics
5 6 (35.29%) TDD
5 6 (35.29%) Visual Analytics
6 4 (23.53%) DRM
7 3 (17.65%) Test Management
7 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
7 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
8 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) TypeScript
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) Talend
3 4 (23.53%) Concur
3 4 (23.53%) Infor
3 4 (23.53%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (23.53%) SAP