The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 7 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Scrum 11 3 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 19.30% 12.50% 36.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.00% 15.00% 40.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 9
Median daily rate £410 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £420
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
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 Salford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
50 20 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 87.72% 83.33% 91.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 16 29
Median daily rate £413 £406 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £645 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £19.25 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Salford region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scrum across the Salford region.

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Salford region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) Subversion
2 12 (85.71%) OOP
2 12 (85.71%) Project Management
2 12 (85.71%) BDD
3 11 (78.57%) User Experience
3 11 (78.57%) Android
3 11 (78.57%) Git (software)
4 10 (71.43%) Apple iOS
5 9 (64.29%) Unit Testing
5 9 (64.29%) Android Development
6 8 (57.14%) Software Testing
7 4 (28.57%) HTML5
7 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 4 (28.57%) TDD
7 4 (28.57%) HTML
7 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 4 (28.57%) iOS Development
8 3 (21.43%) REST
8 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
8 3 (21.43%) Java
8 3 (21.43%) Web Services
8 3 (21.43%) Games
8 3 (21.43%) JSON
8 3 (21.43%) JIRA
9 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
9 2 (14.29%) C++
10 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
10 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
10 1 (7.14%) New Media

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Subversion
2 11 (78.57%) Git (software)
3 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 3 (21.43%) JIRA
4 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
4 1 (7.14%) JsTestDriver
4 1 (7.14%) QUnit
General
1 3 (21.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Android Developer
3 4 (28.57%) iOS Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Android Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
5 2 (14.29%) iOS Android Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior iOS Android Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior iOS Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) HTML5
2 3 (21.43%) JSON
2 3 (21.43%) REST
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Animation
2 1 (7.14%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Android
2 10 (71.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) BDD
2 12 (85.71%) OOP
2 12 (85.71%) Project Management
3 9 (64.29%) Android Development
3 9 (64.29%) Unit Testing
4 8 (57.14%) Software Testing
5 4 (28.57%) iOS Development
5 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 4 (28.57%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Coaching
6 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
6 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
1 1 (7.14%) PMP
Salford, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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