Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Scrum
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 9 17
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8 -7
Contract jobs citing Scrum 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 4.65% 11.63% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.45% 12.20% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Dundee median daily rate £225 £280 £279
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.64% +0.45% -
10th Percentile £213 £227 £209
90th Percentile £238 £360 £345
Scotland median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £40.38
% change year-on-year -30.23% +6.49% +6.26%

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dundee
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 31 41 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 72.09% 95.35% 85.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 29 32
Dundee median daily rate £300 £260 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00% -20.63%
10th Percentile £198 £105 £103
90th Percentile £428 £403 £388
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Dundee median hourly rate £38.25 £11.30 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +238.50% -62.95% -5.43%
10th Percentile £16.93 £11.30 £19.11
90th Percentile £43.25 £11.30 £31.75
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dundee.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Dundee

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Scrum in Dundee.

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Dundee

Scrum
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum in Dundee.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Scrum in Dundee

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Dundee region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Migration

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3D Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL