Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 21 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 23 62
Rank change year-on-year +3 +39 +9
Contract jobs citing Scrum 104 79 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.00% 7.08% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.33% 8.57% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 53 19
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £388 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +25.00% -34.74%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £213
90th Percentile £488 £470 £455
Scotland median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow 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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1115 922 1385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 85.77% 82.62% 81.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 487 736
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -2.78%
10th Percentile £258 £217 £226
90th Percentile £500 £450 £475
Scotland median daily rate £388 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +7.64% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 15 25
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £33.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -37.70% +82.22%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.65 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +19.05% -16.00% +11.11%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Glasgow

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Glasgow

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Glasgow over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 101 (97.12%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (49.04%) Java
3 43 (41.35%) JavaScript
4 34 (32.69%) Spring
5 33 (31.73%) TDD
6 29 (27.88%) Jenkins
7 28 (26.92%) Kanban
8 25 (24.04%) HTML
9 20 (19.23%) AngularJS
9 20 (19.23%) HTML5
10 19 (18.27%) BDD
10 19 (18.27%) Amazon AWS
11 18 (17.31%) SQL
11 18 (17.31%) Web Services
12 17 (16.35%) CSS
12 17 (16.35%) Software Engineering
12 17 (16.35%) Git (software)
13 16 (15.38%) NoSQL
14 15 (14.42%) RESTful
14 15 (14.42%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (14.42%) Ruby
14 15 (14.42%) Hibernate
14 15 (14.42%) Ansible
14 15 (14.42%) Docker
14 15 (14.42%) React
15 14 (13.46%) Maven
15 14 (13.46%) C#
15 14 (13.46%) Python
15 14 (13.46%) Test Automation
16 13 (12.50%) Multithreading

Scrum
Co-occurring 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 9 (8.65%) JBoss
1 9 (8.65%) Tomcat
2 7 (6.73%) Jetty
2 7 (6.73%) WebLogic
2 7 (6.73%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.81%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (2.88%) Confluence
5 1 (0.96%) Apache
5 1 (0.96%) Mule
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.27%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (8.65%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (6.73%) Amazon S3
4 7 (6.73%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (5.77%) OpenShift
6 5 (4.81%) PaaS
7 2 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.92%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.92%) GitHub
7 2 (1.92%) Serverless
7 2 (1.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.96%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.96%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.73%) AMQP
2 3 (2.88%) LDAP
3 2 (1.92%) Internet
3 2 (1.92%) SMS
4 1 (0.96%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 10 (9.62%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 8 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 8 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.73%) Couchbase
4 7 (6.73%) MongoDB
4 7 (6.73%) Redis
4 7 (6.73%) Riak
5 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.92%) Power BI
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.96%) Big Data
8 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.96%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 29 (27.88%) Jenkins
2 17 (16.35%) Git (software)
3 14 (13.46%) Maven
4 11 (10.58%) Ant
5 9 (8.65%) JIRA
6 8 (7.69%) Selenium
7 7 (6.73%) Cucumber
7 7 (6.73%) FitNesse
7 7 (6.73%) JUnit
7 7 (6.73%) Vagrant
8 6 (5.77%) Eclipse
9 5 (4.81%) Hudson
10 3 (2.88%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.92%) Artifactory
11 2 (1.92%) Bitbucket
11 2 (1.92%) Bower
11 2 (1.92%) Grunt
11 2 (1.92%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.92%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 9 (8.65%) Finance
2 2 (1.92%) Banking
2 2 (1.92%) Legal
3 1 (0.96%) Electronics
3 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.96%) Law
3 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.96%) Marketing
3 1 (0.96%) Private Banking
3 1 (0.96%) Retail
3 1 (0.96%) Retail Banking
3 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (66.35%) Developer
2 38 (36.54%) Java Developer
3 9 (8.65%) .NET Developer
4 8 (7.69%) AWS Developer
4 8 (7.69%) Scrum Master
5 7 (6.73%) Analyst
5 7 (6.73%) Angular Developer
5 7 (6.73%) Project Manager
5 7 (6.73%) UI Developer
6 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (4.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (4.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (4.81%) C# Developer
6 5 (4.81%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (4.81%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (3.85%) Business Analyst
7 4 (3.85%) Business Systems Analyst
7 4 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 4 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (32.69%) Spring
2 25 (24.04%) HTML
3 20 (19.23%) AngularJS
3 20 (19.23%) HTML5
4 18 (17.31%) Web Services
5 17 (16.35%) CSS
6 15 (14.42%) Hibernate
6 15 (14.42%) React
6 15 (14.42%) RESTful
7 11 (10.58%) .NET
7 11 (10.58%) ASP.NET
8 10 (9.62%) CSS3
8 10 (9.62%) SOAP
9 7 (6.73%) JMS
9 7 (6.73%) JPA
9 7 (6.73%) Kafka
9 7 (6.73%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (6.73%) TIBCO EMS
9 7 (6.73%) WebSphere MQ
10 6 (5.77%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.81%) User Experience
3 4 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.92%) Derivative
4 2 (1.92%) Fixed Income
4 2 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.92%) Internet of Things
4 2 (1.92%) PMI
5 1 (0.96%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.54%) Unix
2 8 (7.69%) Linux
3 5 (4.81%) Android
4 4 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (97.12%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (31.73%) TDD
3 28 (26.92%) Kanban
4 19 (18.27%) BDD
5 17 (16.35%) Software Engineering
6 15 (14.42%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (13.46%) Test Automation
8 13 (12.50%) DevOps
8 13 (12.50%) Multithreading
9 12 (11.54%) Concurrent Programming
9 12 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (9.62%) DSDM
10 10 (9.62%) Front End Development
11 9 (8.65%) MVC
11 9 (8.65%) RUP
11 9 (8.65%) SDLC
12 8 (7.69%) UML
13 7 (6.73%) Integration Testing
13 7 (6.73%) Mentoring
13 7 (6.73%) OO
Programming Languages
1 51 (49.04%) Java
2 43 (41.35%) JavaScript
3 18 (17.31%) SQL
4 15 (14.42%) Ruby
5 14 (13.46%) C#
5 14 (13.46%) Python
6 9 (8.65%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.81%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.85%) PHP
8 4 (3.85%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.92%) ES6
9 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.96%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.96%) Go
10 1 (0.96%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (4.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.85%) Degree
3 3 (2.88%) BC Cleared
3 3 (2.88%) ISEB
4 2 (1.92%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.65%) QA
2 6 (5.77%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.96%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (14.42%) Docker
2 1 (0.96%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.96%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 15 (14.42%) Ansible
2 10 (9.62%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (9.62%) Puppet
3 7 (6.73%) Cobbler
4 2 (1.92%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.96%) Control-M
5 1 (0.96%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.96%) SELinux
5 1 (0.96%) Terraform
5 1 (0.96%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (9.62%) Perforce
2 9 (8.65%) Oracle
3 7 (6.73%) IBM
3 7 (6.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.73%) TIBCO
4 5 (4.81%) Informatica
5 2 (1.92%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.92%) SAP
6 1 (0.96%) Black Duck
6 1 (0.96%) CA
6 1 (0.96%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (0.96%) FireEye
6 1 (0.96%) Google
6 1 (0.96%) RedGate
6 1 (0.96%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.96%) Splunk
6 1 (0.96%) Sybase
6 1 (0.96%) VMware