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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 38 15 31
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Contract jobs citing Scrum 4 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 1.29% 9.42% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 12.00% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 1
Median daily rate £380 £340 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.89 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+16.57% -4.19%
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 Warrington region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
270 150 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 87.38% 78.53% 84.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 110 80
Median daily rate £475 £400 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -18.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £650 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 7
Median hourly rate £62.50 £17.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+257.14% +40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 29 June 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) JIRA
3 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 4 (28.57%) RESTful
4 3 (21.43%) Confluence
4 3 (21.43%) User Stories
4 3 (21.43%) High Availability
4 3 (21.43%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) .NET
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) Atlassian
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) PKI
5 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) JSP 440
5 2 (14.29%) RMADS
5 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) Firewall
5 2 (14.29%) VPN
5 2 (14.29%) Law
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) SOA
5 2 (14.29%) Unix
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) OpenStack

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 (21.43%) Confluence
2 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
3 1 (7.14%) CMS
3 1 (7.14%) Magnolia
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) Broadband
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (14.29%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Android Developer
4 1 (7.14%) CRM Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Android Developer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Android Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) RESTful
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (7.14%) CAML
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) JSON
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) WCF
4 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) High Availability
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (21.43%) User Stories
3 2 (14.29%) BDD
3 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Android Development
4 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) FQL
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (14.29%) CLAS
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (14.29%) JSP 440
1 2 (14.29%) RMADS
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Atlassian
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow