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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 51 43 59
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Contract jobs citing Scrum 14 25 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.15% 2.88% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 3.46% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 5
Median daily rate £375 £295 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -21.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.53% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +16.43%
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
508 723 548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 77.91% 83.29% 77.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 382 304
Median daily rate £343 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 29 5
Median hourly rate £13.59 £31.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.13% +50.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £13.00 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 40 (97.56%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (56.10%) Java
3 16 (39.02%) TDD
4 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
4 14 (34.15%) CSS
5 13 (31.71%) HTML
6 11 (26.83%) SQL
6 11 (26.83%) OO
6 11 (26.83%) Finance
6 11 (26.83%) Kanban
7 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
8 9 (21.95%) OOD
8 9 (21.95%) Linux
9 8 (19.51%) Web Services
9 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (17.07%) Subversion
10 7 (17.07%) NoSQL
10 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
11 6 (14.63%) Entity Framework
11 6 (14.63%) Node.js
11 6 (14.63%) Clojure
11 6 (14.63%) Ruby
11 6 (14.63%) NHibernate
11 6 (14.63%) .NET Framework
11 6 (14.63%) Unix
11 6 (14.63%) .NET
11 6 (14.63%) C#
11 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
11 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
11 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET

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 (14.63%) Node.js
2 3 (7.32%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.88%) GeoServer
3 2 (4.88%) JBoss
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.44%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) NoSQL
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.88%) GIS
6 2 (4.88%) QGIS
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.07%) Subversion
3 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
4 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.32%) Bower
5 3 (7.32%) gulp
5 3 (7.32%) Hudson
6 2 (4.88%) DBeaver
7 1 (2.44%) Artifactory
7 1 (2.44%) Axure RP
7 1 (2.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (2.44%) JIRA
7 1 (2.44%) Maven
7 1 (2.44%) Moq
7 1 (2.44%) Selenium
7 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.44%) WatiN
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Developer
2 6 (14.63%) Java Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Android Developer
3 4 (9.76%) iOS Android Developer
3 4 (9.76%) iOS Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Java Android Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Agile Project Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Node.js Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Programmer
4 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Technical Design Leader
4 3 (7.32%) Technical Leader
5 2 (4.88%) GIS Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Scrum Master
5 2 (4.88%) Tester
5 2 (4.88%) VB Developer
5 2 (4.88%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) CSS
2 13 (31.71%) HTML
3 8 (19.51%) Web Services
4 6 (14.63%) .NET
4 6 (14.63%) .NET Framework
4 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
4 6 (14.63%) Entity Framework
4 6 (14.63%) NHibernate
5 4 (9.76%) Java EE
5 4 (9.76%) jQuery
5 4 (9.76%) RESTful
5 4 (9.76%) SOAP
6 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
6 3 (7.32%) Express
6 3 (7.32%) Flask
6 3 (7.32%) hapi
6 3 (7.32%) React
6 3 (7.32%) REST
6 3 (7.32%) Sass
6 3 (7.32%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Data Structures
2 3 (7.32%) Algorithms
2 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.32%) iPad
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) PMI
3 2 (4.88%) User Experience
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) Psychology
4 1 (2.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Linux
2 6 (14.63%) Unix
3 5 (12.20%) Mac OS X
4 4 (9.76%) Android
4 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (97.56%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (39.02%) TDD
3 11 (26.83%) Kanban
3 11 (26.83%) OO
4 9 (21.95%) OOD
5 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
7 6 (14.63%) MVC
8 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (12.20%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (12.20%) SDLC
8 5 (12.20%) SOA
8 5 (12.20%) Software Architecture
9 4 (9.76%) Android Development
9 4 (9.76%) BDD
9 4 (9.76%) Data Architecture
9 4 (9.76%) DevOps
9 4 (9.76%) iOS Development
9 4 (9.76%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) Java
2 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
3 11 (26.83%) SQL
4 6 (14.63%) C#
4 6 (14.63%) Clojure
4 6 (14.63%) Ruby
5 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.32%) CoffeeScript
6 3 (7.32%) Perl
6 3 (7.32%) Python
7 2 (4.88%) VB
7 2 (4.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
1 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.88%) PMP
3 1 (2.44%) ISEB
3 1 (2.44%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) VMware
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe
3 1 (2.44%) Cognos
3 1 (2.44%) IBM
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
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Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £500 per day
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