Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 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 21 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 > Macclesfield
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 9 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 4 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 6.25% 11.76% 13.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.00% 12.99% 16.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 3
Macclesfield median daily rate £473 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.50% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £292 £444 £261
90th Percentile £544 £550 £488
Cheshire median daily rate £465 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +12.73% +3.13% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Macclesfield 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 Macclesfield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Macclesfield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 50 77 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 78.13% 90.59% 86.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 43 34
Macclesfield median daily rate £420 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +12.36% -3.13%
10th Percentile £228 £250 £272
90th Percentile £538 £505 £484
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 0
Macclesfield median hourly rate £13.00 £19.64 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.82% - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.63 £17.50
% change year-on-year -33.76% +12.14% -2.94%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Macclesfield

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Macclesfield

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Macclesfield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Macclesfield over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 21 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (25.00%) API Design
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Gradle
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) MyBatis
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) SonarQube
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) JPA
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield 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 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Gradle
2 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) JProfiler
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) MicroStrategy Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Ehcache
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) JPA
2 1 (25.00%) MyBatis
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Spring Security
2 1 (25.00%) Velocity
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) API Design
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (25.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) PLM
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (25.00%) Perforce