Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 December 2018 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 > Warrington
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 12 37
Rank change year-on-year -10 +25 -7
Contract jobs citing Scrum 14 26 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 6.22% 9.25% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.25% 11.30% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 7
Warrington median daily rate £500 £535 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.54% +78.33% -36.84%
10th Percentile £443 £365 £285
90th Percentile £663 £667 £453
Cheshire median daily rate £411 £475 £413
% change year-on-year -13.42% +15.15% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate £45.00 - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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 Warrington with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 193 230 342
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 85.78% 81.85% 88.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 158 249
Warrington median daily rate £369 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.06% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £199 £159 £225
90th Percentile £575 £662 £690
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 7
Warrington median hourly rate £35.00 £10.36 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +238.00% -30.97% -14.29%
10th Percentile £13.28 £8.38 £9.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £33.60 £33.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £16.17 £20.14
% change year-on-year +8.23% -19.72% +13.35%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Warrington

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Warrington

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Warrington over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Warrington

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Warrington region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) .NET
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (42.86%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (42.86%) DevOps
4 6 (42.86%) TeamCity
4 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 6 (42.86%) Project Management
4 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
4 6 (42.86%) TDD
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (35.71%) SOAP
5 5 (35.71%) Web Services
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 5 (35.71%) Workflow
5 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
6 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 4 (28.57%) Confluence
6 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (28.57%) gulp
6 4 (28.57%) Bitbucket
6 4 (28.57%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (28.57%) Deployment Automation
6 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 4 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (28.57%) CRM

Scrum
Co-occurring 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 4 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (28.57%) CMS
1 4 (28.57%) Confluence
1 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (21.43%) Umbraco
3 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (21.43%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (14.29%) QlikView
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (42.86%) TeamCity
1 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 4 (28.57%) Bitbucket
2 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 4 (28.57%) gulp
2 4 (28.57%) JIRA
2 4 (28.57%) Selenium
3 2 (14.29%) Plastic SCM
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Games
2 2 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) CRM Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Digital Agile Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Digital Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (35.71%) SOAP
3 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Core
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (21.43%) React
4 3 (21.43%) Velocity
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 2 (14.29%) CSS
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (7.14%) JSON
6 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Tandem
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) DevOps
2 6 (42.86%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) TDD
2 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 5 (35.71%) Workflow
4 4 (28.57%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (28.57%) Content Management
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (28.57%) CRM
4 4 (28.57%) Deployment Automation
4 4 (28.57%) Refactoring
4 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Burndown Charts
5 3 (21.43%) Data Transformation
5 3 (21.43%) ETL
5 3 (21.43%) Microservices
5 3 (21.43%) Project Governance
5 3 (21.43%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) PHP
4 2 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) R
5 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Xamarin