The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 28 March 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
Manchester / Stockport
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 5 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 11 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 34.38% 21.74% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 42.31% 23.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 0
Median daily rate £325 £370 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.16% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.27 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.82% -0.54%  

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 Stockport with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Stockport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 26 43 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 81.25% 93.48% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 38 6
Median daily rate £375 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £530 £342
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport 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 Stockport

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Stockport

Scrum
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Scrum in Stockport.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Scrum in Stockport

Scrum
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
3 10 (58.82%) HTML
3 10 (58.82%) CSS
3 10 (58.82%) JIRA
3 10 (58.82%) HTML5
4 9 (52.94%) Web Development
4 9 (52.94%) Java
5 7 (41.18%) JUnit
5 7 (41.18%) CSS3
5 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
5 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
6 6 (35.29%) User Experience
6 6 (35.29%) Wireframes
6 6 (35.29%) Prototyping
6 6 (35.29%) SVG
6 6 (35.29%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (35.29%) Use Case
7 5 (29.41%) Kanban
7 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
7 5 (29.41%) Node.js
7 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
7 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
7 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (29.41%) Linux
7 5 (29.41%) MySQL
8 4 (23.53%) SQL
8 4 (23.53%) REST
8 4 (23.53%) Apache Cassandra

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 (17.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Slack
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
1 5 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (23.53%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) JIRA
2 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
2 7 (41.18%) JUnit
3 4 (23.53%) Axure RP
3 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 4 (23.53%) Jasmine
4 3 (17.65%) Cucumber
4 3 (17.65%) Maven
5 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Advertising
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 5 (29.41%) UX Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Digital Developer
4 4 (23.53%) HTML CSS Developer
4 4 (23.53%) HTML Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Web Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Angular Developer
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) MongoDB Developer
6 1 (5.88%) UI Developer
6 1 (5.88%) UI/UX Developer
6 1 (5.88%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) CSS
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
1 10 (58.82%) HTML5
2 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
2 7 (41.18%) CSS3
3 6 (35.29%) SVG
4 5 (29.41%) Node.js
5 4 (23.53%) REST
6 3 (17.65%) jQuery
6 3 (17.65%) Swing
6 3 (17.65%) XML
7 2 (11.76%) .NET
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.88%) Ajax
8 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
8 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
8 1 (5.88%) J2EE
8 1 (5.88%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) iPad
2 1 (5.88%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
1 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Web Development
3 6 (35.29%) Prototyping
3 6 (35.29%) Use Case
3 6 (35.29%) Wireframes
4 5 (29.41%) Kanban
4 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 3 (17.65%) BDD
5 3 (17.65%) DevOps
5 3 (17.65%) OO
5 3 (17.65%) Open Source
5 3 (17.65%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) SDLC
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
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