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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 14 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Scrum 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 4.55% 2.70% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 3.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £420 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.61% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +8.97%
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
57 83 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 86.36% 74.77% 71.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 20 20
Median daily rate £425 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 6 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 Stirling region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Axure RP
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) EMIR
3 1 (25.00%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Psychology
3 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
3 1 (25.00%) Pega
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio

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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Designer
1 3 (75.00%) UX Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Psychology
2 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) BPR
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (25.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (25.00%) EMIR
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) Pega