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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 36 52 64
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +12
Contract jobs citing Scrum 35 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.94% 2.15% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.24% 2.62% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 7 2
Median daily rate £400 £295 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.59% -23.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £275 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £317 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £38.77 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+10.91% +0.70%
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
561 726 612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 79.24% 82.22% 79.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 369 301
Median daily rate £355 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 26 6
Median hourly rate £43.00 £36.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 30 June 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 57 (96.61%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (42.37%) Java
3 22 (37.29%) Kanban
4 21 (35.59%) TDD
5 15 (25.42%) SQL
6 14 (23.73%) Finance
7 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
8 11 (18.64%) HTML
8 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
9 10 (16.95%) CSS
9 10 (16.95%) Linux
9 10 (16.95%) Enterprise Architecture
9 10 (16.95%) Git (software)
9 10 (16.95%) Mentoring
10 9 (15.25%) Prototyping
10 9 (15.25%) Subversion
10 9 (15.25%) Oracle
10 9 (15.25%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (13.56%) Ruby
11 8 (13.56%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (13.56%) Clojure
11 8 (13.56%) NoSQL
12 7 (11.86%) Mac OS X
12 7 (11.86%) .NET
12 7 (11.86%) OO
12 7 (11.86%) Web Services
12 7 (11.86%) Unix
13 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET
13 6 (10.17%) Data Modelling
13 6 (10.17%) C#

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 3 (5.08%) CMS
2 2 (3.39%) GeoServer
2 2 (3.39%) JBoss
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.25%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (13.56%) NoSQL
4 6 (10.17%) Big Data
4 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (6.78%) MongoDB
6 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
7 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (3.39%) GIS
8 2 (3.39%) QGIS
9 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.25%) Subversion
3 6 (10.17%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.78%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.78%) JIRA
5 3 (5.08%) Bower
5 3 (5.08%) Hudson
6 2 (3.39%) DBeaver
6 2 (3.39%) Maven
7 1 (1.69%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.69%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.69%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.69%) JUnit
7 1 (1.69%) Moq
7 1 (1.69%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.69%) Toad
General
1 14 (23.73%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Back Office
3 1 (1.69%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (25.42%) Developer
2 13 (22.03%) Scrum Master
3 7 (11.86%) Java Developer
3 7 (11.86%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.17%) Architect
4 6 (10.17%) Data Architect
5 5 (8.47%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
5 5 (8.47%) Technical Design Leader
5 5 (8.47%) Technical Leader
6 4 (6.78%) Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Android Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) iOS Android Developer
6 4 (6.78%) iOS Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Java Android Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Java Scrum Master
7 3 (5.08%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Programmer
8 2 (3.39%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 2 (3.39%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.64%) HTML
2 10 (16.95%) CSS
3 7 (11.86%) .NET
3 7 (11.86%) Web Services
4 6 (10.17%) .NET Framework
4 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET
4 6 (10.17%) Entity Framework
4 6 (10.17%) NHibernate
5 5 (8.47%) SOAP
6 4 (6.78%) REST
6 4 (6.78%) Spring
7 3 (5.08%) AngularJS
7 3 (5.08%) Flask
7 3 (5.08%) Java EE
7 3 (5.08%) jQuery
7 3 (5.08%) Node.js
7 3 (5.08%) Sass
7 3 (5.08%) Velocity
8 2 (3.39%) JSON
8 2 (3.39%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (10.17%) Data Integration
3 3 (5.08%) User Experience
4 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.39%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.39%) PMI
5 1 (1.69%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.69%) Psychology
5 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Linux
2 7 (11.86%) Mac OS X
2 7 (11.86%) Unix
3 4 (6.78%) Android
3 4 (6.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (96.61%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (37.29%) Kanban
3 21 (35.59%) TDD
4 10 (16.95%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (16.95%) Mentoring
5 9 (15.25%) Prototyping
6 7 (11.86%) OO
7 6 (10.17%) BDD
7 6 (10.17%) Data Architecture
7 6 (10.17%) Data Modelling
7 6 (10.17%) MVC
8 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (8.47%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (8.47%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (8.47%) OOD
8 5 (8.47%) SDLC
8 5 (8.47%) SOA
8 5 (8.47%) User Stories
9 4 (6.78%) ETL
9 4 (6.78%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (42.37%) Java
2 15 (25.42%) SQL
3 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
4 8 (13.56%) Clojure
4 8 (13.56%) Ruby
5 6 (10.17%) C#
6 5 (8.47%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.08%) CoffeeScript
7 3 (5.08%) Perl
7 3 (5.08%) Python
8 2 (3.39%) VB
8 2 (3.39%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.78%) Degree
3 2 (3.39%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.39%) PMP
4 1 (1.69%) ISEB
4 1 (1.69%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) Oracle
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.08%) Infor
3 3 (5.08%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (5.08%) VMware
4 2 (3.39%) SAP
5 1 (1.69%) Adobe
5 1 (1.69%) Cognos
5 1 (1.69%) IBM
5 1 (1.69%) Perforce
5 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.69%) Sybase