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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 27 45 60
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +15
Contract jobs citing Scrum 38 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.99% 2.20% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.44% 2.65% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 8 4
Median daily rate £400 £298 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.34% -0.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +2.56%
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
511 716 658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.60% 83.06% 81.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 351 292
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £260 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 23 7
Median hourly rate £15.25 £39.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.89% +122.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £55.00 £39.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 July 2016.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 59 (96.72%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (40.98%) Java
3 19 (31.15%) TDD
3 19 (31.15%) Kanban
4 14 (22.95%) HTML
5 13 (21.31%) SQL
5 13 (21.31%) CSS
6 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
6 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
6 12 (19.67%) Finance
7 10 (16.39%) BDD
8 9 (14.75%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (14.75%) Oracle
9 8 (13.11%) .NET
9 8 (13.11%) Web Services
9 8 (13.11%) Linux
9 8 (13.11%) Mentoring
9 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
10 7 (11.48%) Entity Framework
10 7 (11.48%) Subversion
10 7 (11.48%) .NET Framework
10 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET
10 7 (11.48%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (11.48%) C#
11 6 (9.84%) SOAP
11 6 (9.84%) Visual Studio
11 6 (9.84%) OO
11 6 (9.84%) OOD
11 6 (9.84%) SOA
11 6 (9.84%) NHibernate

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 (4.92%) JBoss
2 2 (3.28%) CMS
2 2 (3.28%) GeoServer
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) GitHub
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.48%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (9.84%) Big Data
3 6 (9.84%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (6.56%) MongoDB
5 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.28%) GIS
7 2 (3.28%) QGIS
7 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.64%) Spatial Data
8 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.48%) Subversion
3 6 (9.84%) JIRA
3 6 (9.84%) Visual Studio
4 5 (8.20%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.92%) Bower
5 3 (4.92%) Hudson
5 3 (4.92%) Maven
6 2 (3.28%) Artifactory
6 2 (3.28%) DBeaver
6 2 (3.28%) Selenium
6 2 (3.28%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.64%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (1.64%) JBehave
7 1 (1.64%) Moq
7 1 (1.64%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.64%) WatiN
7 1 (1.64%) YouTrack
General
1 12 (19.67%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Back Office
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (29.51%) Developer
2 14 (22.95%) Scrum Master
3 8 (13.11%) Java Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Project Manager
5 6 (9.84%) Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Architect
5 6 (9.84%) Business Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Data Architect
6 5 (8.20%) Java Scrum Master
6 5 (8.20%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Android Developer
7 4 (6.56%) iOS Android Developer
7 4 (6.56%) iOS Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Java Android Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Agile Project Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Programmer
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Technical Design Leader
8 3 (4.92%) Technical Leader
9 2 (3.28%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.95%) HTML
2 13 (21.31%) CSS
3 8 (13.11%) .NET
3 8 (13.11%) Web Services
4 7 (11.48%) .NET Framework
4 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET
4 7 (11.48%) Entity Framework
5 6 (9.84%) NHibernate
5 6 (9.84%) SOAP
6 5 (8.20%) AngularJS
6 5 (8.20%) jQuery
6 5 (8.20%) REST
7 4 (6.56%) Sass
7 4 (6.56%) Spring
7 4 (6.56%) Velocity
8 3 (4.92%) Flask
8 3 (4.92%) Java EE
8 3 (4.92%) JSON
8 3 (4.92%) Node.js
9 2 (3.28%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (9.84%) Data Integration
3 3 (4.92%) User Experience
4 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.28%) PMI
5 1 (1.64%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.64%) Psychology
5 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.11%) Linux
2 5 (8.20%) Mac OS X
2 5 (8.20%) Unix
3 4 (6.56%) Android
3 4 (6.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (96.72%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (31.15%) Kanban
2 19 (31.15%) TDD
3 10 (16.39%) BDD
4 8 (13.11%) Mentoring
5 6 (9.84%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (9.84%) MVC
5 6 (9.84%) OO
5 6 (9.84%) OOD
5 6 (9.84%) Prototyping
5 6 (9.84%) SOA
5 6 (9.84%) User Stories
6 5 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
6 5 (8.20%) Front End Development
6 5 (8.20%) SDLC
7 4 (6.56%) Android Development
7 4 (6.56%) DevOps
7 4 (6.56%) iOS Development
7 4 (6.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.98%) Java
2 13 (21.31%) SQL
3 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.48%) C#
5 5 (8.20%) Clojure
5 5 (8.20%) PL/SQL
5 5 (8.20%) Ruby
6 4 (6.56%) Perl
6 4 (6.56%) Python
7 3 (4.92%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (3.28%) VB
8 2 (3.28%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Degree
1 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) ISEB
2 2 (3.28%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.28%) PMP
3 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) GeoWebCache
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Oracle
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.92%) Infor
3 3 (4.92%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.92%) VMware
4 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.28%) SAP
5 1 (1.64%) Adobe
5 1 (1.64%) Cognos
5 1 (1.64%) IBM
5 1 (1.64%) Perforce
5 1 (1.64%) Sybase
5 1 (1.64%) Telerik