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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 1.45% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£330 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £37.65
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +19.52%
Scrum
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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
59 13 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 85.51% 43.33% 73.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 9
Average daily rate £420 £225 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £177 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) GxP
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) PHP5
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) PhpStorm

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) PhpStorm
General
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GxP