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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 26 54 62
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +8
Contract jobs citing Scrum 34 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.67% 1.95% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.91% 2.36% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 4 6
Median daily rate £400 £308 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.97% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £283 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £383 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.50 £40.38 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+32.49% -4.98%
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
492 720 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 82.00% 82.47% 81.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 360 314
Median daily rate £375 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 8
Median hourly rate £29.50 £42.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.58% +142.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £65.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

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 29 August 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 46 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (35.42%) Java
2 17 (35.42%) Kanban
3 11 (22.92%) TDD
3 11 (22.92%) BDD
4 10 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (20.83%) Finance
4 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.83%) HTML
5 9 (18.75%) CSS
6 8 (16.67%) SQL
7 7 (14.58%) Oracle
7 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
7 7 (14.58%) Web Services
8 6 (12.50%) Banking
8 6 (12.50%) JIRA
8 6 (12.50%) Big Data
8 6 (12.50%) Jenkins
8 6 (12.50%) User Stories
8 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (12.50%) Data Integration
8 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
9 5 (10.42%) jQuery
9 5 (10.42%) AngularJS
9 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
9 5 (10.42%) Subversion
9 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
9 5 (10.42%) Project Management
9 5 (10.42%) SOA
9 5 (10.42%) Linux

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 4 (8.33%) JBoss
2 2 (4.17%) CMS
2 2 (4.17%) GeoServer
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) GitHub
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) HTTP
1 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) Big Data
3 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.17%) GIS
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.17%) QGIS
5 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.08%) Spatial Data
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 6 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 6 (12.50%) JIRA
2 5 (10.42%) Subversion
3 4 (8.33%) Maven
4 3 (6.25%) Artifactory
4 3 (6.25%) Bower
4 3 (6.25%) Hudson
4 3 (6.25%) Selenium
5 2 (4.17%) DBeaver
5 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.08%) Android Studio
6 1 (2.08%) Axure RP
6 1 (2.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.08%) Gradle
6 1 (2.08%) JBehave
6 1 (2.08%) JUnit
6 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.08%) YouTrack
General
1 10 (20.83%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Back Office
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Developer
1 13 (27.08%) Scrum Master
2 7 (14.58%) Project Manager
3 6 (12.50%) Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) Architect
3 6 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 5 (10.42%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Java Scrum Master
4 5 (10.42%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Programmer
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Agile Scrum Master
6 2 (4.17%) Designer
6 2 (4.17%) DSDM Business Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Technical Design Leader
6 2 (4.17%) VB Programmer
6 2 (4.17%) VB6 Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) HTML
2 9 (18.75%) CSS
3 7 (14.58%) Web Services
4 5 (10.42%) AngularJS
4 5 (10.42%) jQuery
5 4 (8.33%) JSON
5 4 (8.33%) REST
5 4 (8.33%) Sass
5 4 (8.33%) SOAP
5 4 (8.33%) Velocity
6 3 (6.25%) .NET
6 3 (6.25%) Gherkin
6 3 (6.25%) Hibernate
6 3 (6.25%) Java EE
6 3 (6.25%) JMS
6 3 (6.25%) JPA
6 3 (6.25%) Middleware
6 3 (6.25%) RESTful
6 3 (6.25%) Spring
6 3 (6.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 4 (8.33%) User Experience
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) PMI
5 1 (2.08%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Psychology
5 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) Mac OS X
2 2 (4.17%) Unix
3 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (35.42%) Kanban
3 11 (22.92%) BDD
3 11 (22.92%) TDD
4 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (12.50%) User Stories
5 5 (10.42%) Project Management
5 5 (10.42%) SOA
5 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 4 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.33%) Investment Management
6 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.25%) Front End Development
7 3 (6.25%) Open Source
7 3 (6.25%) Prototyping
7 3 (6.25%) SDLC
7 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (35.42%) Java
2 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 8 (16.67%) SQL
4 4 (8.33%) Perl
4 4 (8.33%) Python
5 3 (6.25%) CoffeeScript
5 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.17%) C#
6 2 (4.17%) Clojure
6 2 (4.17%) Ruby
6 2 (4.17%) VB
6 2 (4.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) ISEB
1 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.17%) PMP
3 1 (2.08%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) AirWatch
1 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Oracle
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.25%) Infor
3 3 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (6.25%) VMware
4 2 (4.17%) SAP
5 1 (2.08%) Adobe
5 1 (2.08%) Cognos
5 1 (2.08%) IBM
5 1 (2.08%) Perforce
5 1 (2.08%) Sybase
5 1 (2.08%) Telerik