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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 31 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 24 26 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.27% 4.21% 3.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.95% 5.23% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 18
Median daily rate £350 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £408 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.06% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +22.33%

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
485 497 658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 86.30% 80.42% 83.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 261 399
Median daily rate £350 £338 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -11.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £16.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +95.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.39 £30.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £49.41 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 22 February 2017.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 67 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (50.75%) Java
3 25 (37.31%) JavaScript
3 25 (37.31%) AngularJS
4 24 (35.82%) HTML
5 23 (34.33%) CSS
5 23 (34.33%) TDD
6 21 (31.34%) JIRA
6 21 (31.34%) Web Services
7 19 (28.36%) Maven
8 18 (26.87%) Selenium
9 17 (25.37%) Gradle
10 16 (23.88%) BDD
11 14 (20.90%) REST
11 14 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (20.90%) Microservices
11 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
11 14 (20.90%) OO
12 13 (19.40%) Web Development
12 13 (19.40%) Spring
13 12 (17.91%) User Experience
13 12 (17.91%) Jenkins
13 12 (17.91%) User Stories
13 12 (17.91%) JBehave
14 11 (16.42%) Open Source
14 11 (16.42%) Git (software)
14 11 (16.42%) Cucumber
14 11 (16.42%) HTML5
14 11 (16.42%) Python
15 10 (14.93%) SOAP

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 (8.96%) GeoServer
2 4 (5.97%) CMS
2 4 (5.97%) Confluence
3 3 (4.48%) Jadu
3 3 (4.48%) JBoss
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (2.99%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.99%) IIS
5 1 (1.49%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (10.45%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.46%) GitHub
4 1 (1.49%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) HTTP
1 1 (1.49%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.49%) Internet
1 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.45%) DB2
2 7 (10.45%) NoSQL
2 7 (10.45%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.96%) GIS
3 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database
3 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (7.46%) Spatial Data
5 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.99%) Big Data
6 2 (2.99%) MySQL
7 1 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.49%) HSQLDB
7 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.49%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 21 (31.34%) JIRA
2 19 (28.36%) Maven
3 18 (26.87%) Selenium
4 17 (25.37%) Gradle
5 12 (17.91%) JBehave
5 12 (17.91%) Jenkins
6 11 (16.42%) Cucumber
6 11 (16.42%) Git (software)
7 9 (13.43%) YouTrack
8 6 (8.96%) Ant
8 6 (8.96%) Hudson
8 6 (8.96%) WebDriver
9 5 (7.46%) Artifactory
10 3 (4.48%) TeamCity
11 2 (2.99%) Android Studio
11 2 (2.99%) Concordion
11 2 (2.99%) Grunt
11 2 (2.99%) Jasmine
11 2 (2.99%) JUnit
11 2 (2.99%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 7 (10.45%) Banking
2 6 (8.96%) Finance
3 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (64.18%) Developer
2 21 (31.34%) Java Developer
3 12 (17.91%) Web Developer
4 9 (13.43%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Angular Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) Open Source Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Python Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Scrum Master
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.46%) GIS Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Test Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Consultant
8 4 (5.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (5.97%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Android Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Architect
9 3 (4.48%) Research Consultant
9 3 (4.48%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (37.31%) AngularJS
2 24 (35.82%) HTML
3 23 (34.33%) CSS
4 21 (31.34%) Web Services
5 14 (20.90%) REST
6 13 (19.40%) Spring
7 11 (16.42%) HTML5
8 10 (14.93%) JSON
8 10 (14.93%) SOAP
8 10 (14.93%) XML
9 8 (11.94%) jQuery
10 7 (10.45%) .NET
10 7 (10.45%) CSS3
11 6 (8.96%) JSP
11 6 (8.96%) Leaflet
11 6 (8.96%) OpenLayers
11 6 (8.96%) PostGIS
12 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET
12 5 (7.46%) Protocol Buffers
12 5 (7.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) User Experience
2 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.46%) VLE
4 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.99%) Derivative
5 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.99%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.49%) IPTV
6 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.49%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.49%) New Media
6 1 (1.49%) Social Network
6 1 (1.49%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Unix
2 6 (8.96%) Android
3 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (34.33%) TDD
3 16 (23.88%) BDD
4 14 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (20.90%) Microservices
4 14 (20.90%) OO
5 13 (19.40%) Web Development
6 12 (17.91%) User Stories
7 11 (16.42%) Open Source
8 10 (14.93%) Kanban
9 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (11.94%) Front End Development
10 8 (11.94%) MVC
10 8 (11.94%) SDLC
10 8 (11.94%) Software Engineering
11 7 (10.45%) Automated Testing
11 7 (10.45%) OOA/OOD
12 6 (8.96%) Android Development
12 6 (8.96%) SOA
12 6 (8.96%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (50.75%) Java
2 25 (37.31%) JavaScript
3 11 (16.42%) Python
4 10 (14.93%) SQL
5 7 (10.45%) Shell Script
6 5 (7.46%) C#
7 4 (5.97%) PHP
8 2 (2.99%) Groovy
8 2 (2.99%) Jython
9 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.43%) QA
2 4 (5.97%) WCAG
3 3 (4.48%) MiFID
4 2 (2.99%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (2.99%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (2.99%) EMIR
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.45%) Oracle
3 6 (8.96%) ESRI
3 6 (8.96%) Perforce
4 2 (2.99%) Adobe
4 2 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.49%) Facebook
5 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.49%) Tableau
5 1 (1.49%) Telerik
5 1 (1.49%) Twitter