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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 10 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 6 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 11.54% 11.11% 43.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.00% 25.00% 52.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£225 - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £38.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
40 4 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 76.92% 44.44% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 6
Average daily rate £313 £325 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +62.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £325 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Average hourly rate £30.50 £38.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.73% +22.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 5 (71.43%) Android
1 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) ISEB
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) Games
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Replication
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) Java EE
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Game Development
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (28.57%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Tester
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XSLT
1 1 (14.29%) Java EE
1 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Replication
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Android
1 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) BPEL
4 1 (14.29%) Game Development
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Dundee, Angus
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago