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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 304 208 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.75% 13.13% 18.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.49% 16.01% 23.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 122 153
Median daily rate £388 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £44.88 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.92 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.30% +6.66%
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
1067 1299 998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.36% 82.01% 78.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 668 579
Median daily rate £389 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.79% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.72% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £42.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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.

1 249 (42.64%) Scrum
2 175 (29.97%) Java
3 142 (24.32%) JavaScript
4 118 (20.21%) Web Services
4 118 (20.21%) Python
5 115 (19.69%) SQL
6 110 (18.84%) Finance
6 110 (18.84%) JIRA
7 99 (16.95%) GIS
8 96 (16.44%) TDD
9 95 (16.27%) Continuous Integration
9 95 (16.27%) User Experience
10 94 (16.10%) PostGIS
11 92 (15.75%) Open Source
12 85 (14.55%) BDD
13 83 (14.21%) Jenkins
14 82 (14.04%) ESRI
14 82 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
15 79 (13.53%) AngularJS
16 74 (12.67%) GeoServer
17 73 (12.50%) Maven
18 72 (12.33%) Kanban
18 72 (12.33%) HTML
18 72 (12.33%) REST
19 70 (11.99%) OpenLayers
20 66 (11.30%) Leaflet
21 65 (11.13%) Project Management
22 62 (10.62%) CSS
22 62 (10.62%) Linux
22 62 (10.62%) Selenium

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 74 (12.67%) GeoServer
2 43 (7.36%) JBoss
3 15 (2.57%) CMS
4 10 (1.71%) Confluence
4 10 (1.71%) Sitecore CMS
5 9 (1.54%) Apache
6 8 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (1.20%) Drupal
7 7 (1.20%) Skype for Business
7 7 (1.20%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.03%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.86%) ArcGIS
9 5 (0.86%) SAS
9 5 (0.86%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.51%) IIS
11 3 (0.51%) nginx
12 2 (0.34%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (5.48%) MS Visio
2 21 (3.60%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.86%) MS Project
5 4 (0.68%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (0.51%) MS Office
7 2 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.34%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.17%) InDesign
8 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.20%) Markit EDM
1 7 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (1.03%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.34%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.17%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.20%) SaaS
4 4 (0.68%) Lucidchart
5 2 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.34%) Heroku
5 2 (0.34%) IaaS
5 2 (0.34%) PaaS
5 2 (0.34%) Trello
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.17%) GitHub
6 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.57%) HTTP
2 7 (1.20%) DNS
2 7 (1.20%) Internet
3 6 (1.03%) DHCP
3 6 (1.03%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.86%) LDAP
5 4 (0.68%) LAN
5 4 (0.68%) Skype
5 4 (0.68%) SSL
6 3 (0.51%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (0.51%) Firewall
6 3 (0.51%) PABX
6 3 (0.51%) PBX
6 3 (0.51%) WAN
7 2 (0.34%) ATM
7 2 (0.34%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.34%) Network Security
7 2 (0.34%) VLAN
7 2 (0.34%) VPN
7 2 (0.34%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (16.95%) GIS
2 60 (10.27%) Spatial Data
3 45 (7.71%) NoSQL
4 24 (4.11%) SQL Server
5 23 (3.94%) MongoDB
5 23 (3.94%) Oracle Database
6 11 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (1.71%) QGIS
8 7 (1.20%) MySQL
8 7 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (1.03%) Relational Database
10 5 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.51%) Big Data
11 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (0.51%) MS Access
11 3 (0.51%) OLTP
11 3 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 110 (18.84%) JIRA
2 83 (14.21%) Jenkins
3 73 (12.50%) Maven
4 62 (10.62%) Selenium
5 60 (10.27%) Cucumber
6 55 (9.42%) Gradle
7 49 (8.39%) JBehave
8 38 (6.51%) Git (software)
9 35 (5.99%) Subversion
10 33 (5.65%) Artifactory
11 22 (3.77%) Hudson
12 21 (3.60%) Eclipse
13 13 (2.23%) WebDriver
14 10 (1.71%) Bower
14 10 (1.71%) Jasmine
14 10 (1.71%) SoapUI
15 9 (1.54%) gulp
16 8 (1.37%) Grunt
17 7 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 6 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 110 (18.84%) Finance
2 46 (7.88%) Banking
3 14 (2.40%) Retail
4 11 (1.88%) Retail Banking
5 8 (1.37%) Legal
6 5 (0.86%) Law
7 4 (0.68%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.51%) Front Office
9 2 (0.34%) Local Government
9 2 (0.34%) Publishing
10 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 199 (34.08%) Developer
2 98 (16.78%) Analyst
3 61 (10.45%) Business Analyst
4 60 (10.27%) Java Developer
5 55 (9.42%) GIS Developer
6 51 (8.73%) Architect
7 44 (7.53%) Project Manager
8 28 (4.79%) Data Architect
9 27 (4.62%) Web Developer
10 26 (4.45%) Senior Developer
11 25 (4.28%) Consultant
12 24 (4.11%) Scrum Master
12 24 (4.11%) Test Analyst
13 21 (3.60%) Agile Business Analyst
13 21 (3.60%) Digital Analyst
14 20 (3.42%) Digital Business Analyst
15 18 (3.08%) Technical Architect
16 16 (2.74%) Digital Project Manager
16 16 (2.74%) Senior Java Developer
16 16 (2.74%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (20.21%) Web Services
2 94 (16.10%) PostGIS
3 79 (13.53%) AngularJS
4 72 (12.33%) HTML
4 72 (12.33%) REST
5 70 (11.99%) OpenLayers
6 66 (11.30%) Leaflet
7 62 (10.62%) CSS
8 58 (9.93%) XML
9 44 (7.53%) Java EE
10 37 (6.34%) jQuery
11 36 (6.16%) Node.js
12 34 (5.82%) SOAP
13 33 (5.65%) .NET
13 33 (5.65%) Hibernate
14 29 (4.97%) Spring
15 28 (4.79%) JSF
15 28 (4.79%) RESTful
16 23 (3.94%) XSLT
17 22 (3.77%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 95 (16.27%) User Experience
2 47 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (1.88%) Data Centre
4 11 (1.88%) iPad
5 10 (1.71%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.54%) Computer Science
6 9 (1.54%) Private Cloud
7 7 (1.20%) Performance Metrics
8 6 (1.03%) EMC VNX
8 6 (1.03%) Visualisation
9 5 (0.86%) Credit Risk
9 5 (0.86%) Minimum Viable Product
9 5 (0.86%) Social Media
10 4 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (0.68%) Market Risk
10 4 (0.68%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.51%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.51%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.51%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 62 (10.62%) Linux
2 28 (4.79%) Unix
3 22 (3.77%) Windows
4 21 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (2.40%) Windows Server
6 11 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.03%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.03%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.34%) AIX
9 2 (0.34%) Android
9 2 (0.34%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.34%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.17%) Solaris
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (42.64%) Scrum
2 96 (16.44%) TDD
3 95 (16.27%) Continuous Integration
4 92 (15.75%) Open Source
5 85 (14.55%) BDD
6 82 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 72 (12.33%) Kanban
8 65 (11.13%) Project Management
9 62 (10.62%) SDLC
10 55 (9.42%) User Stories
11 50 (8.56%) PRINCE2
12 45 (7.71%) Waterfall
13 42 (7.19%) Web Development
14 40 (6.85%) DevOps
14 40 (6.85%) SOA
15 39 (6.68%) Domain-Driven Design
16 36 (6.16%) Migration
17 35 (5.99%) Business Analysis
18 32 (5.48%) TOGAF
18 32 (5.48%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 175 (29.97%) Java
2 142 (24.32%) JavaScript
3 118 (20.21%) Python
4 115 (19.69%) SQL
5 36 (6.16%) C#
6 22 (3.77%) PL/SQL
7 18 (3.08%) Perl
8 17 (2.91%) PHP
8 17 (2.91%) Shell Script
9 14 (2.40%) CoffeeScript
10 12 (2.05%) T-SQL
11 11 (1.88%) PowerShell
12 10 (1.71%) VBScript
13 8 (1.37%) C
14 7 (1.20%) ES6
14 7 (1.20%) Ruby
15 6 (1.03%) JSX
15 6 (1.03%) VB
16 5 (0.86%) VBA
17 4 (0.68%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 32 (5.48%) Degree
2 16 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 13 (2.23%) ISEB
4 12 (2.05%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.37%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.03%) VCAP
6 6 (1.03%) VCP6
6 6 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (0.68%) APMP
7 4 (0.68%) PMP
8 3 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.51%) CCNP
8 3 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.34%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.17%) IISP
10 1 (0.17%) MCSE
10 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (10.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 39 (6.68%) QA
3 27 (4.62%) WCAG
4 6 (1.03%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.17%) P3O
System Software
1 16 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (2.57%) Docker
3 7 (1.20%) vSphere
4 5 (0.86%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.68%) XenApp
6 3 (0.51%) GeoWebCache
6 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.51%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.34%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.17%) KVM
8 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 46 (7.88%) Ansible
2 12 (2.05%) SCCM
3 7 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.20%) Puppet
4 6 (1.03%) vRealize
5 4 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.68%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.34%) CA Wily
6 2 (0.34%) logstash
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (0.34%) rkt
6 2 (0.34%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.17%) Fluentd
7 1 (0.17%) Graylog
7 1 (0.17%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 82 (14.04%) ESRI
2 61 (10.45%) Oracle
3 37 (6.34%) VMware
4 35 (5.99%) Microsoft
5 15 (2.57%) ServiceNow
6 14 (2.40%) Sitecore
7 11 (1.88%) Red Hat
8 10 (1.71%) Cisco
9 8 (1.37%) Citrix
9 8 (1.37%) HP
10 7 (1.20%) EMC
11 6 (1.03%) IBM
12 5 (0.86%) Remedy
13 4 (0.68%) CheckPoint
13 4 (0.68%) Google
14 3 (0.51%) Adobe
14 3 (0.51%) Atlassian
14 3 (0.51%) CA
14 3 (0.51%) Informatica
14 3 (0.51%) Mitel
Edinburgh
Orgtel
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Rate: £370 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago