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 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 32 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Scrum 2 20 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 0.91% 5.29% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 5.75% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 1
Median daily rate £363 £463 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.62% +110.22%
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 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+7.72% -7.17%
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
194 348 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 88.58% 92.06% 80.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 267 102
Median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £350 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £688 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 12
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

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

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Law
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA

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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Digital User Researcher
1 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Software Project Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
1 1 (16.67%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (16.67%) CAML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
1 1 (16.67%) Psychology
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (16.67%) Multivariate Testing
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) OWASP
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) FQL
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow