Period
to 26 April 2019

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 26 April 2019 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
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 23 16
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7 +37
Contract jobs citing Scrum 8 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 4.62% 5.49% 5.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.30% 6.33% 6.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 7
Warrington median daily rate £500 £465 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +9.41% -24.44%
10th Percentile £378 £389 £307
90th Percentile £515 £667 £485
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £420 £438
% change year-on-year +1.19% -4.00% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Warrington median hourly rate £45.00 - £45.00
Cheshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £47.50

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 151 221 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 87.28% 86.67% 80.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 131 121
Warrington median daily rate £400 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +18.75% -15.79%
10th Percentile £160 £244 £135
90th Percentile £575 £600 £600
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 8
Warrington median hourly rate £46.25 £25.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.00% -54.55% +205.56%
10th Percentile £16.13 £10.75 £18.70
90th Percentile £53.75 £65.75 £65.90
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% -23.26% +4.88%

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 26 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Warrington

For the 6 months to 26 April 2019, 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) DevOps
4 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
4 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (50.00%) SOAP
5 4 (50.00%) Web Services
5 4 (50.00%) CRM
5 4 (50.00%) Workflow
5 4 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (37.50%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (37.50%) Web Development
6 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
6 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (37.50%) Data Transformation
6 3 (37.50%) Microservices
6 3 (37.50%) React
6 3 (37.50%) ETL
6 3 (37.50%) MVC
6 3 (37.50%) Intranet
6 3 (37.50%) MySQL

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 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) QlikView
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
3 1 (12.50%) gulp
3 1 (12.50%) Plastic SCM
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 2 (25.00%) Games
1 2 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) CRM Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Core
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (37.50%) React
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Tandem
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) DevOps
3 4 (50.00%) CRM
3 4 (50.00%) Workflow
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (37.50%) Data Transformation
4 3 (37.50%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (37.50%) ETL
4 3 (37.50%) Microservices
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) Content Management
5 2 (25.00%) Data Science
5 2 (25.00%) Open Source
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (12.50%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Xamarin