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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 11 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 3 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 7.89% 14.04% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.57% 19.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £500 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.38 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+7.72% -4.98%
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
35 42 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 92.11% 73.68% 60.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 8
Median daily rate £400 £380 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -7.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £350 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle
3 12 (80.00%) Analytics
4 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (53.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (53.33%) Java
5 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (46.67%) SQL
5 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
5 7 (46.67%) Finance
5 7 (46.67%) REST
5 7 (46.67%) TDD
5 7 (46.67%) Spring
5 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
5 7 (46.67%) Visual Analytics
6 6 (40.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (40.00%) HTML5
6 6 (40.00%) Talend
6 6 (40.00%) Talend Open Studio
6 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (40.00%) HTML
6 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
6 6 (40.00%) ERwin
6 6 (40.00%) ETL
6 6 (40.00%) Star Schema
6 6 (40.00%) CSS
7 5 (33.33%) OLAP
7 5 (33.33%) Hyperion
7 5 (33.33%) Essbase
7 5 (33.33%) Performance Management

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 (46.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (6.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (6.67%) Veeva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 6 (40.00%) Star Schema
2 5 (33.33%) Data Mart
2 5 (33.33%) Essbase
2 5 (33.33%) OLAP
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
2 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.67%) MySQL
5 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) ERwin
1 6 (40.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (53.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Hyperion Developer
2 4 (26.67%) OBIEE Developer
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Angular Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Essbase Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Hyperion Essbase Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) OBIEE Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Visual Analytics Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) ETL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Finance Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
1 7 (46.67%) REST
1 7 (46.67%) Spring
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) HTML5
3 5 (33.33%) Angular 2
3 5 (33.33%) MDX
4 2 (13.33%) Spring Boot
5 1 (6.67%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Analytics
3 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (46.67%) TDD
4 7 (46.67%) Visual Analytics
5 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (40.00%) ETL
6 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 5 (33.33%) Performance Management
6 5 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (13.33%) Test Management
8 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
8 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
9 1 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment
9 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
9 1 (6.67%) SOA
9 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) Talend
3 5 (33.33%) Hyperion
4 1 (6.67%) Concur
4 1 (6.67%) Infor
4 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.67%) SAP