The first table below looks at the demand for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Stirling region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scrum 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 3.19% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.61% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £31.75 £35.22
% change year-on-year
+27.55% -9.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83 50 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 88.30% 86.21% 65.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 35 19
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% +52.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Scrum
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Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) WPF
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) JRules
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Dojo
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) FileNet
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 1 (33.33%) FileNet
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Portal Developer
2 1 (33.33%) WPF Developer
2 1 (33.33%) FileNet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) JRules
2 1 (33.33%) Dojo
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM