The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 8 35 29
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -6
Contract jobs citing Scrum 9 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 7.38% 3.03% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.78% 3.53% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 3
Median daily rate £400 £513 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% +13.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.44 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-8.66% +21.16%

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
92 283 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 75.41% 85.76% 85.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 170 106
Median daily rate £375 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £320 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Median hourly rate £20.00 £50.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +233.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warrington region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
5 3 (27.27%) BDD
5 3 (27.27%) JIRA
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 3 (27.27%) Kanban
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 3 (27.27%) CMS
5 3 (27.27%) Selenium
6 2 (18.18%) Content Management
6 2 (18.18%) Web Development
6 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Legal
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) CSS3
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (18.18%) DevOps
6 2 (18.18%) User Experience
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Umbraco

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 3 (27.27%) CMS
2 2 (18.18%) Umbraco
3 1 (9.09%) Confluence
3 1 (9.09%) Content Management Server
3 1 (9.09%) EPiServer
3 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
1 3 (27.27%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
3 1 (9.09%) Bower
3 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (9.09%) gulp
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (9.09%) MSBuild
3 1 (9.09%) NUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Full Stack Developer
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum Master
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (18.18%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (9.09%) AutoMapper
5 1 (9.09%) Dropwizard
5 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
5 1 (9.09%) Ninject
5 1 (9.09%) Node.js
5 1 (9.09%) RESTful
5 1 (9.09%) WCF
5 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) BDD
4 3 (27.27%) Kanban
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Content Management
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
6 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Apple
1 1 (9.09%) ATG
1 1 (9.09%) hybris
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore