The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 1 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 5 27 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 26.32% 62.79% 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 45.45% 75.00% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 0
Average daily rate
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£233 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £357 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +10.81%
Agile Software Development
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Dundee region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dundee
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
11 36 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 57.89% 83.72% 58.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 6
Average daily rate £275 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £250 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 9
Average hourly rate £32.25 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.05 £28.60 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.45 £36.00 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Dundee region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Dundee region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Dundee region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

Agile Software Development
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dundee region citing Agile Software Development 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 Agile Software Development.

1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
1 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) Use Case
2 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) FrameMaker
4 1 (12.50%) JMeter
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) ATM
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe
4 1 (12.50%) NHS

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dundee region citing Agile Software Development 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 Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) FrameMaker
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) JMeter
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Author
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Author
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) Use Case
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe
Dundee
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 14 days ago