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 3 months to 24 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 / Warrington
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 40 16
Rank change year-on-year +28 -24  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 10 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 7.63% 1.22% 8.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.70% 1.36% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 16
Median daily rate £550 £380 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.73% +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £293 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £443 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £385
% change year-on-year - +10.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 £43.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +5.23% +22.85%  

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 Warrington with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 115 294 153
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 87.79% 89.91% 79.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 225 110
Median daily rate £388 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.42% +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £647 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 9
Median hourly rate £55.00 £62.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +257.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £62.50 £35.00
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 Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 6 (46.15%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (46.15%) MongoDB
2 6 (46.15%) DevOps
3 5 (38.46%) Coaching
3 5 (38.46%) Kanban
3 5 (38.46%) Confluence
3 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 5 (38.46%) JIRA
4 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
4 4 (30.77%) Xen
4 4 (30.77%) QA
4 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Clustering
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 4 (30.77%) HTTP
4 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
4 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
4 4 (30.77%) MySQL
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) Python
4 4 (30.77%) nginx
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
4 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 5 (38.46%) Confluence
2 4 (30.77%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Slack
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MongoDB
2 4 (30.77%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (30.77%) MySQL
3 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) JIRA
2 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 4 (30.77%) SonarQube
3 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
4 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
1 4 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Senior DevOps
1 4 (30.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum Master
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (30.77%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
4 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (7.69%) Ajax
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (7.69%) HTML
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) Velocity
5 1 (7.69%) WCF
5 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
1 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (46.15%) DevOps
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 5 (38.46%) Coaching
3 5 (38.46%) Kanban
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
4 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
4 4 (30.77%) Microservices
4 4 (30.77%) Static Code Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) User Stories
6 2 (15.38%) BDD
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.69%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
2 4 (30.77%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Docker
1 4 (30.77%) Xen
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Kubernetes
1 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
1 4 (30.77%) Rancher
2 1 (7.69%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Apple
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
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