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 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 - 18
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crewe 5.00% - 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% - 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £377
% change year-on-year - +12.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 £43.00 £36.89
% change year-on-year +5.23% +16.57%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Crewe
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 17 2 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crewe 85.00% 15.38% 78.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 12
Median daily rate £400 £300 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -17.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £300 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £15.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Crewe

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Crewe citing Scrum as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 4 (66.67%) Zend
2 4 (66.67%) Zend Framework
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) Kanban
2 4 (66.67%) Magento
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) AMQP
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) OOP
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 4 (66.67%) B2B
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) LAMP
2 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 4 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (66.67%) Modular Programming
2 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
3 3 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment

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 4 (66.67%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
1 4 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Xamarin Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
1 4 (66.67%) LAMP
1 4 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (66.67%) Zend Framework
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) B2B
2 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 4 (66.67%) Kanban
2 4 (66.67%) Modular Programming
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) OOP
2 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
3 2 (33.33%) Android Development
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Zend
2 2 (33.33%) Xamarin