The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 31 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 4 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 1.83% 4.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 6.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £37.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -7.40%
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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 Warrington region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
182 100 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 83.49% 70.92% 70.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 58 54
Average daily rate £385 £513 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.87% +38.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £668 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 6
Average hourly rate £10.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) QlikView
3 1 (20.00%) MonoRail
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (20.00%) Tableau
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 (20.00%) SAS
1 1 (20.00%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) SPSS
2 1 (20.00%) MS Project
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) QlikView
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) NUnit
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (20.00%) ScrumMaster
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) MonoRail
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Tandem
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) DSDM
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
1 1 (20.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (20.00%) PMP
2 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Informatica
2 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (20.00%) Tableau
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
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