The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 7 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 5 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 13.89% 22.58% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.15% 29.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £513 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +2.56%
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
33 48 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 91.67% 77.42% 68.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 9
Median daily rate £450 £425 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £350 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Macclesfield region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) Oracle
3 14 (66.67%) Java
3 14 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (61.90%) Pharmaceutical
5 12 (57.14%) Finance
6 11 (52.38%) ERwin
6 11 (52.38%) Data Modelling
6 11 (52.38%) ETL
6 11 (52.38%) Star Schema
6 11 (52.38%) Talend Open Studio
6 11 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (52.38%) Talend
6 11 (52.38%) Analytics
6 11 (52.38%) Amazon Redshift
7 10 (47.62%) Mentoring
8 9 (42.86%) Automated Testing
9 7 (33.33%) TDD
9 7 (33.33%) Spring
9 7 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 7 (33.33%) REST
9 7 (33.33%) Amazon S3
9 7 (33.33%) Data Integration
9 7 (33.33%) SOA
9 7 (33.33%) Tomcat
9 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 7 (33.33%) SQL
9 7 (33.33%) MySQL
9 7 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (33.33%) Management Information System

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield 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 7 (33.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 11 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (33.33%) Amazon Kinesis
2 7 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 7 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (19.05%) Veeva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) Amazon Redshift
1 11 (52.38%) Star Schema
2 7 (33.33%) MySQL
2 7 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (19.05%) Data Mart
3 4 (19.05%) Essbase
3 4 (19.05%) OLAP
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle OLAP
3 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) ERwin
1 11 (52.38%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (61.90%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (57.14%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 6 (28.57%) ETL Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior ETL Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Talend Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Hyperion Developer
5 3 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (14.29%) OBIEE Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Test Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Analytics Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Angular Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Database Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Essbase Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Hyperion Essbase Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 2 (9.52%) OBIEE Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Database Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Visual Analytics Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Finance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 7 (33.33%) REST
1 7 (33.33%) Spring
2 6 (28.57%) CSS
2 6 (28.57%) HTML
2 6 (28.57%) HTML5
3 5 (23.81%) Angular 2
4 4 (19.05%) MDX
5 2 (9.52%) Spring Boot
6 1 (4.76%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Data Integration
1 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (52.38%) Analytics
3 11 (52.38%) Data Modelling
3 11 (52.38%) ETL
4 10 (47.62%) Mentoring
5 9 (42.86%) Automated Testing
6 7 (33.33%) SOA
6 7 (33.33%) TDD
6 7 (33.33%) Visual Analytics
7 5 (23.81%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 4 (19.05%) DRM
8 4 (19.05%) Performance Management
8 4 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
9 3 (14.29%) Test Management
9 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
9 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
10 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) TypeScript
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Oracle
2 11 (52.38%) Talend
3 4 (19.05%) Concur
3 4 (19.05%) Hyperion
3 4 (19.05%) Infor
3 4 (19.05%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (19.05%) SAP