The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank - - 5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oldham - - 7.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.28% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +16.43%
Scrum
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oldham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oldham 46.15% 68.42% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 5
Median daily rate £213 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.87% +3.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%