The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 309 198 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.74% 13.81% 19.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.44% 16.95% 24.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 116 163
Median daily rate £400 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.23 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+13.49% +3.40%
Agile Software Development
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 Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1126 1168 1009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.86% 81.45% 78.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 605 611
Median daily rate £400 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 17
Median hourly rate £15.82 £18.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.51% -26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £12.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 236 (39.46%) Scrum
2 178 (29.77%) Java
3 144 (24.08%) JavaScript
4 129 (21.57%) Web Services
5 116 (19.40%) Finance
6 113 (18.90%) JIRA
7 111 (18.56%) Python
8 103 (17.22%) SQL
8 103 (17.22%) Continuous Integration
9 95 (15.89%) TDD
10 89 (14.88%) User Experience
11 87 (14.55%) Open Source
11 87 (14.55%) GIS
12 85 (14.21%) PostGIS
13 84 (14.05%) Stakeholder Management
14 83 (13.88%) AngularJS
15 80 (13.38%) REST
16 79 (13.21%) BDD
17 77 (12.88%) Jenkins
18 74 (12.37%) ESRI
19 71 (11.87%) Project Management
19 71 (11.87%) Kanban
19 71 (11.87%) Maven
19 71 (11.87%) SDLC
20 69 (11.54%) HTML
21 68 (11.37%) Selenium
21 68 (11.37%) GeoServer
22 65 (10.87%) OpenLayers
22 65 (10.87%) Disclosure Scotland
22 65 (10.87%) CSS

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 68 (11.37%) GeoServer
2 44 (7.36%) JBoss
3 20 (3.34%) CMS
4 14 (2.34%) Apache
5 13 (2.17%) Confluence
5 13 (2.17%) Tomcat
6 11 (1.84%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
8 9 (1.51%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (1.51%) Skype for Business
9 7 (1.17%) nginx
10 6 (1.00%) ArcGIS
10 6 (1.00%) Drupal
11 4 (0.67%) SAS
11 4 (0.67%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.67%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.50%) Alfresco
12 3 (0.50%) IIS
13 2 (0.33%) LiveLink
13 2 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 31 (5.18%) MS Visio
2 18 (3.01%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.84%) MS Project
5 4 (0.67%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.33%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.17%) InDesign
7 1 (0.17%) MS Office
7 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.34%) Unit4 Business World
2 7 (1.17%) Markit EDM
3 4 (0.67%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.01%) SaaS
4 8 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.67%) Lucidchart
6 2 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.33%) Heroku
6 2 (0.33%) Trello
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.17%) GitHub
7 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.17%) Google Play
7 1 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.68%) HTTP
2 10 (1.67%) DNS
3 9 (1.51%) DHCP
3 9 (1.51%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.17%) LDAP
5 5 (0.84%) Internet
6 4 (0.67%) LAN
6 4 (0.67%) Skype
6 4 (0.67%) SSL
7 3 (0.50%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (0.50%) Firewall
7 3 (0.50%) PABX
7 3 (0.50%) PBX
7 3 (0.50%) WAN
8 2 (0.33%) ATM
8 2 (0.33%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.33%) FTP
8 2 (0.33%) IPsec
8 2 (0.33%) VLAN
8 2 (0.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (14.55%) GIS
2 50 (8.36%) NoSQL
2 50 (8.36%) Spatial Data
3 24 (4.01%) MongoDB
4 21 (3.51%) SQL Server
5 20 (3.34%) Oracle Database
6 12 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (1.51%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.17%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.00%) MySQL
9 6 (1.00%) QGIS
10 4 (0.67%) Informix
10 4 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.50%) Big Data
11 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (0.50%) OLTP
11 3 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.50%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 113 (18.90%) JIRA
2 77 (12.88%) Jenkins
3 71 (11.87%) Maven
4 68 (11.37%) Selenium
5 59 (9.87%) Cucumber
6 51 (8.53%) Gradle
7 47 (7.86%) JBehave
8 38 (6.35%) Git (software)
9 31 (5.18%) Subversion
10 28 (4.68%) Artifactory
11 26 (4.35%) Eclipse
12 20 (3.34%) Hudson
13 17 (2.84%) WebDriver
14 13 (2.17%) gulp
15 12 (2.01%) Jasmine
15 12 (2.01%) JProfiler
16 11 (1.84%) SoapUI
17 9 (1.51%) Bower
18 8 (1.34%) Grunt
19 6 (1.00%) JMeter
General
1 116 (19.40%) Finance
2 45 (7.53%) Banking
3 12 (2.01%) Retail
4 11 (1.84%) Retail Banking
5 8 (1.34%) Legal
6 6 (1.00%) Law
7 4 (0.67%) Front Office
7 4 (0.67%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.50%) Publishing
9 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.17%) Local Government
9 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 206 (34.45%) Developer
2 99 (16.56%) Analyst
3 64 (10.70%) Java Developer
4 62 (10.37%) Business Analyst
5 59 (9.87%) Architect
6 53 (8.86%) GIS Developer
7 40 (6.69%) Project Manager
8 29 (4.85%) Consultant
9 26 (4.35%) Web Developer
10 24 (4.01%) Senior Developer
11 23 (3.85%) Data Architect
11 23 (3.85%) Digital Analyst
11 23 (3.85%) Test Analyst
12 22 (3.68%) Agile Business Analyst
13 21 (3.51%) Digital Business Analyst
13 21 (3.51%) Technical Architect
14 19 (3.18%) Scrum Master
15 16 (2.68%) Automation Engineer
16 15 (2.51%) Digital Project Manager
16 15 (2.51%) GIS Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (21.57%) Web Services
2 85 (14.21%) PostGIS
3 83 (13.88%) AngularJS
4 80 (13.38%) REST
5 69 (11.54%) HTML
6 65 (10.87%) CSS
6 65 (10.87%) OpenLayers
7 63 (10.54%) XML
8 61 (10.20%) Leaflet
9 47 (7.86%) Java EE
10 42 (7.02%) Node.js
11 41 (6.86%) jQuery
11 41 (6.86%) Spring
12 37 (6.19%) RESTful
13 36 (6.02%) SOAP
14 32 (5.35%) Hibernate
15 29 (4.85%) .NET
15 29 (4.85%) J2EE
16 28 (4.68%) JSF
17 26 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 89 (14.88%) User Experience
2 45 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (2.84%) iPad
4 14 (2.34%) Data Centre
5 13 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (1.67%) Computer Science
6 10 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.67%) Private Cloud
7 6 (1.00%) EMC VNX
7 6 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (1.00%) Performance Metrics
7 6 (1.00%) Taxonomies
7 6 (1.00%) Visualisation
8 5 (0.84%) Minimum Viable Product
8 5 (0.84%) Social Media
9 4 (0.67%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.67%) Credit Risk
9 4 (0.67%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.67%) Market Risk
9 4 (0.67%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 64 (10.70%) Linux
2 28 (4.68%) Unix
3 26 (4.35%) Windows
4 23 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (2.68%) Windows Server
6 11 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (1.67%) Mac OS X
7 10 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.00%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.50%) Android
9 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.33%) AIX
10 2 (0.33%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.33%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.17%) Solaris
11 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (39.46%) Scrum
2 103 (17.22%) Continuous Integration
3 95 (15.89%) TDD
4 87 (14.55%) Open Source
5 84 (14.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 79 (13.21%) BDD
7 71 (11.87%) Kanban
7 71 (11.87%) Project Management
7 71 (11.87%) SDLC
8 59 (9.87%) User Stories
9 57 (9.53%) Waterfall
10 50 (8.36%) PRINCE2
11 48 (8.03%) SOA
12 45 (7.53%) Web Development
13 40 (6.69%) DevOps
13 40 (6.69%) Unit Testing
14 38 (6.35%) Migration
15 35 (5.85%) Domain-Driven Design
16 33 (5.52%) TOGAF
17 31 (5.18%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 178 (29.77%) Java
2 144 (24.08%) JavaScript
3 111 (18.56%) Python
4 103 (17.22%) SQL
5 36 (6.02%) C#
6 19 (3.18%) PHP
7 18 (3.01%) PL/SQL
8 17 (2.84%) Perl
9 16 (2.68%) Shell Script
10 12 (2.01%) CoffeeScript
11 11 (1.84%) PowerShell
12 10 (1.67%) T-SQL
13 9 (1.51%) ES6
13 9 (1.51%) VBScript
14 7 (1.17%) C
15 6 (1.00%) JSX
15 6 (1.00%) Ruby
16 5 (0.84%) PHP 5
17 4 (0.67%) Apple Swift
17 4 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (3.85%) Degree
2 15 (2.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 12 (2.01%) ISEB
3 12 (2.01%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.17%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.00%) VCAP
5 6 (1.00%) VCP6
5 6 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (0.67%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.67%) PMP
7 3 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.50%) CCNP
7 3 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.33%) APMP
8 2 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.33%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.17%) IISP
9 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.17%) MCSE
9 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (10.87%) Disclosure Scotland
2 44 (7.36%) QA
3 26 (4.35%) WCAG
4 6 (1.00%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.84%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (2.01%) Docker
3 7 (1.17%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.17%) vSphere
4 4 (0.67%) XenApp
5 3 (0.50%) GeoWebCache
5 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (0.50%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.33%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.33%) Xen
7 1 (0.17%) KVM
7 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 36 (6.02%) Ansible
2 12 (2.01%) SCCM
3 6 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (1.00%) Puppet
3 6 (1.00%) vRealize
4 5 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.50%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.33%) CA Wily
6 2 (0.33%) logstash
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (0.33%) rkt
6 2 (0.33%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.17%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 74 (12.37%) ESRI
2 58 (9.70%) Oracle
3 40 (6.69%) VMware
4 35 (5.85%) Microsoft
5 23 (3.85%) ServiceNow
6 13 (2.17%) HP
6 13 (2.17%) Sitecore
7 12 (2.01%) Cisco
8 10 (1.67%) Citrix
8 10 (1.67%) Remedy
9 9 (1.51%) CA
10 8 (1.34%) IBM
10 8 (1.34%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.17%) EMC
12 5 (0.84%) Google
13 4 (0.67%) Atlassian
13 4 (0.67%) CheckPoint
13 4 (0.67%) OpenText
14 3 (0.50%) Mitel
14 3 (0.50%) Teradata
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Spring Technology
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