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 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank - 7 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 0 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 19.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 30.00% -
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 £52.50 £40.38 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+30.01% -4.98%
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
28 30 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 84.85% 63.83% 80.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 46
Median daily rate £333 £450 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.11% +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £219 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +26.21%

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