The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 28 37 42
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 23 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.67% 2.83% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.49% 3.69% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 12
Median daily rate £350 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.88 £37.88
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +21.12%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
419 515 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 85.16% 76.75% 81.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 287 359
Median daily rate £350 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £200 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 8
Median hourly rate £37.50 £33.71 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.24% +92.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £16.50 £15.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £49.41 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 65 (98.48%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (45.45%) Java
3 26 (39.39%) AngularJS
4 24 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 24 (36.36%) TDD
5 23 (34.85%) HTML
6 22 (33.33%) CSS
7 21 (31.82%) JIRA
8 20 (30.30%) Web Services
9 18 (27.27%) Selenium
9 18 (27.27%) BDD
10 16 (24.24%) Maven
11 14 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
11 14 (21.21%) Gradle
11 14 (21.21%) User Experience
12 13 (19.70%) Web Development
13 12 (18.18%) Python
13 12 (18.18%) Microservices
13 12 (18.18%) User Stories
13 12 (18.18%) REST
13 12 (18.18%) JBehave
14 11 (16.67%) Open Source
14 11 (16.67%) HTML5
14 11 (16.67%) Kanban
14 11 (16.67%) Cucumber
14 11 (16.67%) OO
15 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
15 10 (15.15%) Spring
15 10 (15.15%) QA

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 6 (9.09%) GeoServer
2 4 (6.06%) Confluence
3 3 (4.55%) Jadu
3 3 (4.55%) JBoss
4 2 (3.03%) CMS
4 2 (3.03%) IIS
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (10.61%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.58%) GitHub
4 1 (1.52%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) HTTP
1 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.61%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.09%) GIS
3 6 (9.09%) Spatial Data
4 4 (6.06%) DB2
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (3.03%) Big Data
6 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.52%) HSQLDB
6 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.52%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 21 (31.82%) JIRA
2 18 (27.27%) Selenium
3 16 (24.24%) Maven
4 14 (21.21%) Gradle
5 12 (18.18%) JBehave
6 11 (16.67%) Cucumber
7 9 (13.64%) Jenkins
7 9 (13.64%) YouTrack
8 8 (12.12%) Git (software)
9 6 (9.09%) WebDriver
10 5 (7.58%) Artifactory
11 3 (4.55%) Ant
11 3 (4.55%) Hudson
11 3 (4.55%) TeamCity
12 2 (3.03%) Android Studio
12 2 (3.03%) Concordion
12 2 (3.03%) Grunt
12 2 (3.03%) Jasmine
12 2 (3.03%) JUnit
12 2 (3.03%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 5 (7.58%) Banking
2 4 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (59.09%) Developer
2 18 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 9 (13.64%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Angular Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Analyst
6 7 (10.61%) Senior Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Open Source Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Python Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Scrum Master
8 5 (7.58%) GIS Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Test Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) .NET Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Consultant
9 4 (6.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (6.06%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (6.06%) User Researcher
10 3 (4.55%) Android Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Research Consultant
10 3 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (39.39%) AngularJS
2 23 (34.85%) HTML
3 22 (33.33%) CSS
4 20 (30.30%) Web Services
5 12 (18.18%) REST
6 11 (16.67%) HTML5
7 10 (15.15%) Spring
8 9 (13.64%) jQuery
9 7 (10.61%) .NET
9 7 (10.61%) CSS3
9 7 (10.61%) JSON
10 6 (9.09%) Leaflet
10 6 (9.09%) OpenLayers
10 6 (9.09%) PostGIS
11 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET
11 5 (7.58%) React
11 5 (7.58%) RESTful
11 5 (7.58%) SOAP
11 5 (7.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (7.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.21%) User Experience
2 5 (7.58%) VLE
3 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.03%) Derivative
5 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.03%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (1.52%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.52%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.52%) IPTV
6 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.52%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.52%) New Media
6 1 (1.52%) Social Network
6 1 (1.52%) Streaming Media
6 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.09%) Android
2 4 (6.06%) Unix
3 3 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (98.48%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (36.36%) TDD
3 18 (27.27%) BDD
4 14 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (19.70%) Web Development
6 12 (18.18%) Microservices
6 12 (18.18%) User Stories
7 11 (16.67%) Kanban
7 11 (16.67%) OO
7 11 (16.67%) Open Source
8 9 (13.64%) Front End Development
8 9 (13.64%) Software Engineering
9 7 (10.61%) Automated Testing
9 7 (10.61%) Functional Testing
9 7 (10.61%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (9.09%) Android Development
10 6 (9.09%) Integration Testing
10 6 (9.09%) MVC
10 6 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
10 6 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (45.45%) Java
2 24 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 12 (18.18%) Python
4 5 (7.58%) C#
4 5 (7.58%) SQL
5 4 (6.06%) PHP
5 4 (6.06%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) ISEB
2 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) QA
2 4 (6.06%) WCAG
3 2 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.52%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.09%) ESRI
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle
4 3 (4.55%) Perforce
5 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.52%) Facebook
6 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.52%) Tableau
6 1 (1.52%) Telerik
6 1 (1.52%) Twitter
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
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