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 31 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 3 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 13 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 20.31% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.08% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +19.84%
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
48 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 75.00% 65.79% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 15
Average daily rate £425 £371 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.47% -12.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £341 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -65.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (60.00%) Linux
3 9 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (60.00%) Amazon S3
3 9 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (60.00%) Puppet
3 9 (60.00%) Amazon SQS
3 9 (60.00%) Amazon EMR
3 9 (60.00%) Amazon ELB
3 9 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (60.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (60.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 9 (60.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 9 (60.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 7 (46.67%) AWS CloudTrail
5 4 (26.67%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) Coaching
6 3 (20.00%) Kanban
6 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (13.33%) Degree
8 1 (6.67%) Data Reconciliation
8 1 (6.67%) PhpStorm
8 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
8 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow
8 1 (6.67%) JIRA
8 1 (6.67%) Use Case
8 1 (6.67%) PHP5

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (60.00%) Amazon S3
1 9 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (60.00%) Amazon SQS
1 9 (60.00%) Amazon EMR
1 9 (60.00%) Amazon ELB
1 9 (60.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 9 (60.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 9 (60.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 9 (60.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 7 (46.67%) AWS CloudTrail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) PhpStorm
General
1 10 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) AWS Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) AWS Architect
5 1 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Business Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Project Support Officer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Officer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) XML
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (20.00%) Kanban
3 3 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (6.67%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (6.67%) Use Case
4 1 (6.67%) Load Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PHP
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (6.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) Puppet
1 9 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow
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