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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 2 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 251 337 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.70% 23.80% 13.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.91% 28.58% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 180 112
Median daily rate £425 £395 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +8.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £44.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-5.02% +24.30%

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
719 1179 1100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 85.09% 83.26% 81.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 635 629
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £280 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 12
Median hourly rate £16.97 £39.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.50% +36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.63 £15.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.22 £70.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017, 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.

1 217 (40.56%) Scrum
2 185 (34.58%) Java
3 132 (24.67%) JavaScript
4 126 (23.55%) Finance
5 119 (22.24%) BDD
6 118 (22.06%) TDD
7 100 (18.69%) SQL
8 95 (17.76%) HTML
9 89 (16.64%) CSS
10 85 (15.89%) Continuous Integration
11 81 (15.14%) AngularJS
12 78 (14.58%) Python
13 72 (13.46%) Web Services
14 65 (12.15%) Kanban
15 64 (11.96%) Jenkins
16 59 (11.03%) JIRA
17 57 (10.65%) Selenium
17 57 (10.65%) Cucumber
18 54 (10.09%) Project Management
19 53 (9.91%) Node.js
19 53 (9.91%) User Experience
20 51 (9.53%) User Stories
21 50 (9.35%) DevOps
21 50 (9.35%) Linux
22 49 (9.16%) Oracle
22 49 (9.16%) .NET
23 47 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
24 45 (8.41%) Git (software)
25 44 (8.22%) PRINCE2
26 42 (7.85%) Degree

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 25 (4.67%) GeoServer
2 23 (4.30%) JBoss
3 12 (2.24%) CMS
3 12 (2.24%) Tomcat
4 8 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (1.12%) Apache
5 6 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (0.93%) Confluence
6 5 (0.93%) SAS
7 3 (0.56%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (0.56%) IIS
7 3 (0.56%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.37%) Drupal
8 2 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle Spatial
8 2 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.37%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.37%) SugarCRM
8 2 (0.37%) WordPress
9 1 (0.19%) EPiServer
Applications
1 11 (2.06%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.87%) MS Project
3 9 (1.68%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.75%) MS Office
5 3 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.37%) Edge Animate
Business Applications
1 12 (2.24%) BusinessWorks
2 9 (1.68%) Markit EDM
3 6 (1.12%) Unit4 Business World
4 5 (0.93%) Sonata
5 4 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.37%) PeopleSoft CRM
6 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.19%) Endur
7 1 (0.19%) Findur
7 1 (0.19%) Minerva
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (1.31%) PaaS
5 5 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.93%) IaaS
6 4 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (0.75%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.56%) SaaS
8 2 (0.37%) GitHub
8 2 (0.37%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.37%) Route 53
8 2 (0.37%) Trello
8 2 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.19%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.19%) Google Play
9 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.68%) DNS
1 9 (1.68%) Firewall
2 6 (1.12%) DHCP
2 6 (1.12%) LAN
2 6 (1.12%) WAN
3 5 (0.93%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.93%) VLAN
3 5 (0.93%) VXLAN
4 4 (0.75%) Internet
4 4 (0.75%) NetScaler
4 4 (0.75%) VPN
5 3 (0.56%) HTTP
5 3 (0.56%) Network Security
5 3 (0.56%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (0.37%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.37%) SSL
6 2 (0.37%) Wireless
7 1 (0.19%) ATM
7 1 (0.19%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.19%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (7.10%) GIS
2 26 (4.86%) SQL Server
3 24 (4.49%) NoSQL
3 24 (4.49%) Spatial Data
4 21 (3.93%) Oracle Database
5 19 (3.55%) MySQL
6 15 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (1.50%) QGIS
9 8 (1.50%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.31%) Oracle Database 12c
11 6 (1.12%) Big Data
12 5 (0.93%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.75%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.56%) SQLite
15 2 (0.37%) Pentaho
15 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 64 (11.96%) Jenkins
2 59 (11.03%) JIRA
3 57 (10.65%) Cucumber
3 57 (10.65%) Selenium
4 45 (8.41%) Git (software)
5 34 (6.36%) Maven
6 29 (5.42%) Subversion
7 25 (4.67%) WebDriver
8 24 (4.49%) Gradle
9 22 (4.11%) SoapUI
10 19 (3.55%) JBehave
11 12 (2.24%) Jasmine
12 11 (2.06%) Eclipse
12 11 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (2.06%) Visual Studio
13 9 (1.68%) Hudson
14 8 (1.50%) Protractor
15 7 (1.31%) Artifactory
15 7 (1.31%) Bugzilla
16 6 (1.12%) JUnit
General
1 126 (23.55%) Finance
2 28 (5.23%) Banking
3 9 (1.68%) Retail
3 9 (1.68%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.50%) Retail Banking
5 4 (0.75%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.56%) Law
6 3 (0.56%) Marketing
6 3 (0.56%) Publishing
7 2 (0.37%) Advertising
7 2 (0.37%) Back Office
7 2 (0.37%) Electronics
7 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.19%) Games
8 1 (0.19%) Legal
8 1 (0.19%) Local Government
8 1 (0.19%) Military
8 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 220 (41.12%) Developer
2 70 (13.08%) Analyst
3 63 (11.78%) Java Developer
4 44 (8.22%) Business Analyst
5 38 (7.10%) JavaScript Developer
6 35 (6.54%) Project Manager
7 34 (6.36%) Architect
8 26 (4.86%) Senior Developer
8 26 (4.86%) Test Analyst
9 25 (4.67%) Scrum Master
10 22 (4.11%) Tester
11 20 (3.74%) Web Developer
12 18 (3.36%) Consultant
12 18 (3.36%) Senior Analyst
13 17 (3.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 17 (3.18%) TIBCO Developer
14 15 (2.80%) Angular Developer
14 15 (2.80%) Senior Test Analyst
14 15 (2.80%) Test Engineer
15 14 (2.62%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (17.76%) HTML
2 89 (16.64%) CSS
3 81 (15.14%) AngularJS
4 72 (13.46%) Web Services
5 53 (9.91%) Node.js
6 49 (9.16%) .NET
7 37 (6.92%) HTML5
7 37 (6.92%) jQuery
8 36 (6.73%) Spring
9 35 (6.54%) React
10 33 (6.17%) RESTful
11 31 (5.79%) PostGIS
12 27 (5.05%) OpenLayers
13 26 (4.86%) CSS3
14 25 (4.67%) Leaflet
14 25 (4.67%) REST
14 25 (4.67%) XML
15 21 (3.93%) ASP.NET
15 21 (3.93%) J2EE
15 21 (3.93%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.91%) User Experience
2 31 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 13 (2.43%) Fintech
5 11 (2.06%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.50%) Data Centre
6 8 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (0.75%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 3 (0.56%) EMC VNX
9 3 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.56%) Minimum Viable Product
9 3 (0.56%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.56%) Social Media
10 2 (0.37%) Cyber Defence
10 2 (0.37%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.37%) iPad
10 2 (0.37%) iPhone
10 2 (0.37%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.19%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 50 (9.35%) Linux
2 21 (3.93%) Windows
3 15 (2.80%) Apple iOS
4 13 (2.43%) Unix
5 10 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.50%) Android
7 7 (1.31%) Windows Server
8 6 (1.12%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.19%) CentOS
11 1 (0.19%) Debian
11 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (40.56%) Scrum
2 119 (22.24%) BDD
3 118 (22.06%) TDD
4 85 (15.89%) Continuous Integration
5 65 (12.15%) Kanban
6 54 (10.09%) Project Management
7 51 (9.53%) User Stories
8 50 (9.35%) DevOps
9 47 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 44 (8.22%) PRINCE2
11 38 (7.10%) Test Automation
12 37 (6.92%) Web Development
13 33 (6.17%) Open Source
14 30 (5.61%) Software Engineering
15 29 (5.42%) Business Analysis
16 28 (5.23%) Front End Development
16 28 (5.23%) Waterfall
17 27 (5.05%) SDLC
18 25 (4.67%) MVC
18 25 (4.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 185 (34.58%) Java
2 132 (24.67%) JavaScript
3 100 (18.69%) SQL
4 78 (14.58%) Python
5 39 (7.29%) C#
6 19 (3.55%) PL/SQL
7 13 (2.43%) Objective-C
8 8 (1.50%) Apple Swift
8 8 (1.50%) C
8 8 (1.50%) Perl
9 7 (1.31%) Bash Shell
9 7 (1.31%) ES6
9 7 (1.31%) Ruby
10 6 (1.12%) PHP
11 5 (0.93%) C++
11 5 (0.93%) Scala
11 5 (0.93%) T-SQL
12 4 (0.75%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.56%) CoffeeScript
14 2 (0.37%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 42 (7.85%) Degree
2 29 (5.42%) Security Cleared
3 20 (3.74%) SC Cleared
4 13 (2.43%) APMP
4 13 (2.43%) ISEB
5 12 (2.24%) CISSP
6 8 (1.50%) CEH
6 8 (1.50%) CREST Certified
6 8 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (1.31%) GIAC
7 7 (1.31%) ISTQB
7 7 (1.31%) SANS
8 3 (0.56%) CCNP
8 3 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.56%) VCAP
8 3 (0.56%) VCP6
9 2 (0.37%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.61%) Disclosure Scotland
2 27 (5.05%) QA
3 3 (0.56%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.37%) PMO
4 2 (0.37%) SDET
5 1 (0.19%) GDPR
5 1 (0.19%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.19%) ISO27005
5 1 (0.19%) MiFID
5 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (2.43%) Active Directory
1 13 (2.43%) Docker
2 12 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.50%) VMware ESX
4 7 (1.31%) vSphere
4 7 (1.31%) XenApp
4 7 (1.31%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.19%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.19%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.19%) Xen
7 1 (0.19%) zsh
Systems Management
1 26 (4.86%) Ansible
2 22 (4.11%) Puppet
3 9 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.12%) SCCM
5 5 (0.93%) TIBCO Hawk
5 5 (0.93%) vRealize
6 4 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.56%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (0.37%) HP SiteScope
8 2 (0.37%) OpenView
8 2 (0.37%) SCOM
9 1 (0.19%) Packer
Vendors
1 49 (9.16%) Oracle
2 38 (7.10%) Microsoft
3 25 (4.67%) ESRI
4 21 (3.93%) TIBCO
4 21 (3.93%) VMware
5 14 (2.62%) Cisco
6 11 (2.06%) Citrix
7 9 (1.68%) HP
8 8 (1.50%) CheckPoint
9 7 (1.31%) CA Agile Central
9 7 (1.31%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.12%) Twitter
11 5 (0.93%) Cloudera
11 5 (0.93%) FNZ
11 5 (0.93%) SAP
11 5 (0.93%) Splunk
12 4 (0.75%) Apple
13 3 (0.56%) Adobe
13 3 (0.56%) EMC
13 3 (0.56%) Juniper
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