The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 46 59 70
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +11
Contract jobs citing Scrum 25 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.87% 1.01% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 1.35% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 4
Average daily rate
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£295 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.33% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £303 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £375 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.46% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £36.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+10.95% +10.60%
Scrum
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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
706 518 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 81.06% 74.53% 72.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 297 371
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 5 5
Average hourly rate £31.70 £21.00 £9.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.95% +127.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 May 2015.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 50 (94.34%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (43.40%) TDD
3 21 (39.62%) Java
4 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
5 17 (32.08%) SQL
6 15 (28.30%) Web Services
7 14 (26.42%) SOA
7 14 (26.42%) HTML
7 14 (26.42%) CSS
7 14 (26.42%) Finance
8 11 (20.75%) Linux
8 11 (20.75%) Spring
8 11 (20.75%) Relational Database
9 10 (18.87%) BDD
9 10 (18.87%) Content Management
9 10 (18.87%) JIRA
9 10 (18.87%) jQuery
9 10 (18.87%) OO
10 9 (16.98%) Oracle
10 9 (16.98%) Hibernate
10 9 (16.98%) JSON
10 9 (16.98%) Enterprise Content Management
10 9 (16.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
11 8 (15.09%) Maven
11 8 (15.09%) Performance Testing
11 8 (15.09%) OOD
11 8 (15.09%) RDBMS
11 8 (15.09%) MySQL
12 7 (13.21%) UNIX

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (16.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (13.21%) CMS
3 5 (9.43%) WebLogic
3 5 (9.43%) GlassFish
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (7.55%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.77%) Umbraco
5 2 (3.77%) Drupal
5 2 (3.77%) JBoss
6 1 (1.89%) Apache
6 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.89%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) Relational Database
2 8 (15.09%) RDBMS
2 8 (15.09%) MySQL
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.66%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.77%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) JIRA
2 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
3 8 (15.09%) Maven
4 7 (13.21%) Selenium
5 5 (9.43%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (7.55%) Hudson
6 4 (7.55%) Artifactory
6 4 (7.55%) Ant
7 3 (5.66%) FitNesse
7 3 (5.66%) Jasmine
7 3 (5.66%) RSpec
7 3 (5.66%) WebDriver
7 3 (5.66%) Cucumber
7 3 (5.66%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) Developer
2 13 (24.53%) Analyst
2 13 (24.53%) Test Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) Java Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Senior Developer
4 7 (13.21%) ScrumMaster
4 7 (13.21%) Web Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Web Test Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Solutions Designer
6 5 (9.43%) Designer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Designer
7 4 (7.55%) UI Programmer
7 4 (7.55%) UI Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Tester
8 3 (5.66%) Programmer
8 3 (5.66%) RPG Programmer
8 3 (5.66%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.30%) Web Services
2 14 (26.42%) HTML
2 14 (26.42%) CSS
3 11 (20.75%) Spring
4 10 (18.87%) jQuery
5 9 (16.98%) Hibernate
5 9 (16.98%) JSON
6 7 (13.21%) RESTful
6 7 (13.21%) HTML5
7 6 (11.32%) REST
7 6 (11.32%) Backbone.js
7 6 (11.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (11.32%) AngularJS
8 5 (9.43%) Oracle ADF
8 5 (9.43%) JSP
8 5 (9.43%) Java EE
8 5 (9.43%) Java EE 5
8 5 (9.43%) JRuby
8 5 (9.43%) JAX-RS
9 4 (7.55%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) W3C
1 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.43%) User Experience
3 4 (7.55%) iSeries
4 1 (1.89%) iPhone
4 1 (1.89%) Open Source
4 1 (1.89%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Linux
2 7 (13.21%) UNIX
3 1 (1.89%) Solaris
3 1 (1.89%) Android
3 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (94.34%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (43.40%) TDD
3 14 (26.42%) SOA
4 10 (18.87%) BDD
4 10 (18.87%) Content Management
4 10 (18.87%) OO
5 9 (16.98%) Enterprise Content Management
6 8 (15.09%) Performance Testing
6 8 (15.09%) OOD
7 6 (11.32%) Agile Testing
8 5 (9.43%) UML
8 5 (9.43%) Kanban
8 5 (9.43%) Use Case
8 5 (9.43%) Unit Testing
8 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
8 5 (9.43%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (9.43%) Waterfall
9 4 (7.55%) DevOps
9 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (39.62%) Java
2 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
3 17 (32.08%) SQL
4 5 (9.43%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.43%) Jython
4 5 (9.43%) Groovy
5 4 (7.55%) RPG IV
5 4 (7.55%) RPG
6 3 (5.66%) Ruby
6 3 (5.66%) XPath
6 3 (5.66%) CoffeeScript
7 2 (3.77%) Perl
8 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.89%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) ISEB
2 4 (7.55%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (7.55%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Oracle
2 4 (7.55%) Adobe
3 1 (1.89%) IBM
3 1 (1.89%) Informatica
3 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.89%) HP
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