The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank - 3 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 0 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 26.47% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.38 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+7.72% -7.17%
Scrum
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
24 27 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 72.73% 79.41% 70.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 42
Median daily rate £290 £450 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +37.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £163 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £625 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scrum across the Aberdeen region.

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen