The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling 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 15 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 1.92% - 3.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% - 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
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 Stirling region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41 71 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 78.85% 92.21% 88.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 24
Median daily rate £350 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stirling region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scrum across the Stirling region.

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Scrum
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Stirling

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 Stirling region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Axure RP
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) Wireframes
2 3 (75.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Psychology

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Designer
1 3 (75.00%) UX Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum Master
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Psychology
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Prototyping
2 3 (75.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe