Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crewe with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Scrum
Cheshire > Crewe
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 9 17
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 7 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crewe 7.37% 2.94% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.05% 3.85% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Crewe median daily rate £500 - £365
Cheshire median daily rate £465 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +12.73% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Crewe median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Crewe with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Crewe
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 87 26 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crewe 91.58% 76.47% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 15 20
Crewe median daily rate £470 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.91% -8.33% -20.00%
10th Percentile £275 £101 £187
90th Percentile £559 £448 £453
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £424
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.60% +9.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 17
Crewe median hourly rate £37.50 £19.75 £17.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +89.87% +13.96% -40.91%
10th Percentile £24.85 £13.75 £16.16
90th Percentile £38.75 £38.13 £17.77
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.64 £17.50
% change year-on-year -33.82% +12.24% -5.41%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Crewe

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Crewe.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Crewe

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crewe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Scrum in Crewe.

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Crewe

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Crewe

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Crewe over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Crewe

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Crewe region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Ruby
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (57.14%) Ansible
3 4 (57.14%) Web Operations
3 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 4 (57.14%) Puppet
3 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 4 (57.14%) TeamCity
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) R
5 1 (14.29%) Big Data
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
5 1 (14.29%) Presales
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Apache
5 1 (14.29%) Hadoop

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crewe 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 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 4 (57.14%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) WebOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Web Operations
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Python
1 5 (71.43%) Ruby
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) R
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Ansible
1 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet