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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 274 258 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 30.18% 17.07% 18.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 37.43% 20.71% 24.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 152 165
Median daily rate £413 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.48% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £43.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
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
732 1246 1106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.62% 82.46% 76.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 618 616
Median daily rate £405 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.57% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £19.02 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.07% -15.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.38 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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.

1 275 (48.16%) Scrum
2 198 (34.68%) Java
3 148 (25.92%) JavaScript
4 128 (22.42%) TDD
5 123 (21.54%) BDD
6 120 (21.02%) SQL
7 113 (19.79%) Python
8 102 (17.86%) JIRA
8 102 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
9 95 (16.64%) Web Services
10 91 (15.94%) HTML
11 87 (15.24%) GIS
12 83 (14.54%) Finance
13 81 (14.19%) Open Source
14 77 (13.49%) Kanban
15 76 (13.31%) PostGIS
16 74 (12.96%) AngularJS
17 72 (12.61%) Maven
18 70 (12.26%) Oracle
19 69 (12.08%) CSS
19 69 (12.08%) User Experience
20 66 (11.56%) ESRI
21 65 (11.38%) Degree
21 65 (11.38%) Jenkins
21 65 (11.38%) Cucumber
22 63 (11.03%) GeoServer
22 63 (11.03%) OpenLayers
23 60 (10.51%) Leaflet
24 59 (10.33%) User Stories
24 59 (10.33%) Stakeholder Management

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 63 (11.03%) GeoServer
2 54 (9.46%) JBoss
3 28 (4.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 12 (2.10%) CMS
5 11 (1.93%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (1.75%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.40%) Drupal
8 7 (1.23%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.05%) Confluence
10 5 (0.88%) Apache
10 5 (0.88%) ArcGIS
11 4 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.70%) SAS
11 4 (0.70%) WordPress
12 3 (0.53%) IIS
12 3 (0.53%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 2 (0.35%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.35%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 17 (2.98%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.80%) MS Visio
3 8 (1.40%) MS Office
4 7 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.88%) MS Project
6 2 (0.35%) Edge Animate
Business Applications
1 15 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
2 11 (1.93%) Markit EDM
3 6 (1.05%) Unit4 Business World
4 5 (0.88%) Sonata
5 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.35%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.35%) PeopleSoft CRM
6 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.18%) Endur
7 1 (0.18%) Findur
7 1 (0.18%) Minerva
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.23%) IaaS
4 6 (1.05%) Office 365
4 6 (1.05%) PaaS
5 5 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.88%) SaaS
6 4 (0.70%) Trello
7 3 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (0.53%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.35%) Route 53
8 2 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.18%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.18%) GitHub
9 1 (0.18%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.93%) LAN
1 11 (1.93%) WAN
2 9 (1.58%) Firewall
3 8 (1.40%) Internet
4 6 (1.05%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (1.05%) DNS
4 6 (1.05%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.05%) VLAN
4 6 (1.05%) VXLAN
5 5 (0.88%) Intranet
6 4 (0.70%) DHCP
6 4 (0.70%) SSL
6 4 (0.70%) VPN
7 3 (0.53%) ATM
7 3 (0.53%) Network Security
7 3 (0.53%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.35%) BGP
8 2 (0.35%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.35%) OSPF
8 2 (0.35%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (15.24%) GIS
2 47 (8.23%) Spatial Data
3 31 (5.43%) Oracle Database
4 23 (4.03%) SQL Server
5 13 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (2.28%) QGIS
6 12 (2.10%) NoSQL
7 10 (1.75%) MySQL
8 8 (1.40%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.53%) MS Access
11 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.35%) Big Data
12 2 (0.35%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.35%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.35%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.35%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 102 (17.86%) JIRA
2 72 (12.61%) Maven
3 65 (11.38%) Cucumber
3 65 (11.38%) Jenkins
4 46 (8.06%) Gradle
5 43 (7.53%) Selenium
6 41 (7.18%) JBehave
7 31 (5.43%) Subversion
8 30 (5.25%) Git (software)
9 28 (4.90%) Artifactory
9 28 (4.90%) Eclipse
10 14 (2.45%) SoapUI
11 13 (2.28%) Hudson
11 13 (2.28%) Jasmine
11 13 (2.28%) WebDriver
12 12 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (2.10%) Visual Studio
13 9 (1.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (1.23%) Protractor
15 5 (0.88%) JProfiler
General
1 83 (14.54%) Finance
2 34 (5.95%) Banking
3 17 (2.98%) Retail
4 9 (1.58%) Retail Banking
5 5 (0.88%) Law
6 4 (0.70%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.53%) Local Government
7 3 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.53%) Marketing
7 3 (0.53%) Publishing
8 2 (0.35%) Advertising
8 2 (0.35%) Electronics
8 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.18%) Back Office
9 1 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.18%) Legal
9 1 (0.18%) Military
9 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.18%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 238 (41.68%) Developer
2 77 (13.49%) Analyst
3 75 (13.13%) Java Developer
4 48 (8.41%) Architect
5 45 (7.88%) Project Manager
6 37 (6.48%) Business Analyst
7 31 (5.43%) Test Analyst
8 29 (5.08%) Scrum Master
9 28 (4.90%) Web Developer
10 26 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
11 25 (4.38%) Consultant
11 25 (4.38%) Senior Developer
12 24 (4.20%) GIS Developer
13 23 (4.03%) Senior Analyst
14 22 (3.85%) Data Architect
15 19 (3.33%) Senior Test Analyst
15 19 (3.33%) Tester
16 16 (2.80%) Developer in Test
16 16 (2.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 16 (2.80%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (16.64%) Web Services
2 91 (15.94%) HTML
3 76 (13.31%) PostGIS
4 74 (12.96%) AngularJS
5 69 (12.08%) CSS
6 63 (11.03%) OpenLayers
7 60 (10.51%) Leaflet
8 54 (9.46%) XML
9 53 (9.28%) .NET
10 44 (7.71%) Java EE
11 38 (6.65%) SOAP
12 37 (6.48%) XSLT
13 35 (6.13%) Hibernate
14 34 (5.95%) jQuery
15 28 (4.90%) JPA
16 27 (4.73%) JSF
16 27 (4.73%) React
16 27 (4.73%) REST
17 26 (4.55%) HTML5
18 25 (4.38%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 69 (12.08%) User Experience
2 26 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (1.93%) Mobile App
4 10 (1.75%) Data Centre
5 9 (1.58%) Private Cloud
6 8 (1.40%) Cryptography
6 8 (1.40%) Fintech
7 6 (1.05%) Computer Science
8 5 (0.88%) EMC VNX
8 5 (0.88%) Management Information System
8 5 (0.88%) Minimum Viable Product
9 4 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.70%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (0.53%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.53%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.53%) Social Media
10 3 (0.53%) Statistics
11 2 (0.35%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 39 (6.83%) Linux
2 15 (2.63%) Unix
3 13 (2.28%) Apple iOS
4 10 (1.75%) Windows
5 6 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.70%) Android
7 3 (0.53%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.53%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.35%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.18%) AIX
9 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (48.16%) Scrum
2 128 (22.42%) TDD
3 123 (21.54%) BDD
4 102 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
5 81 (14.19%) Open Source
6 77 (13.49%) Kanban
7 59 (10.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 59 (10.33%) User Stories
8 56 (9.81%) Project Management
8 56 (9.81%) SOA
9 52 (9.11%) DevOps
10 51 (8.93%) PRINCE2
11 48 (8.41%) SDLC
12 38 (6.65%) Migration
12 38 (6.65%) Waterfall
12 38 (6.65%) Web Development
13 36 (6.30%) Mentoring
14 30 (5.25%) Domain-Driven Design
15 29 (5.08%) Open Source Development
16 28 (4.90%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 198 (34.68%) Java
2 148 (25.92%) JavaScript
3 120 (21.02%) SQL
4 113 (19.79%) Python
5 41 (7.18%) C#
6 24 (4.20%) PL/SQL
7 13 (2.28%) C
8 11 (1.93%) Objective-C
8 11 (1.93%) T-SQL
9 9 (1.58%) PHP
10 6 (1.05%) Apple Swift
10 6 (1.05%) Perl
10 6 (1.05%) VB
11 5 (0.88%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.88%) ES6
11 5 (0.88%) Ruby
12 4 (0.70%) C++
12 4 (0.70%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.70%) VBA
12 4 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 65 (11.38%) Degree
2 15 (2.63%) ISEB
2 15 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.10%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (1.40%) CEH
5 8 (1.40%) CISSP
5 8 (1.40%) CREST Certified
5 8 (1.40%) ISTQB
5 8 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (1.23%) APMP
6 7 (1.23%) GIAC
6 7 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (1.23%) SANS
7 5 (0.88%) CCNP
7 5 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.88%) VCP6
8 4 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.53%) PMP
9 3 (0.53%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.08%) Disclosure Scotland
2 27 (4.73%) QA
3 17 (2.98%) WCAG
4 5 (0.88%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.35%) WAI
6 1 (0.18%) ISO27005
6 1 (0.18%) MiFID
6 1 (0.18%) P3O
6 1 (0.18%) SDET
6 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (2.80%) Docker
2 11 (1.93%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.58%) vSphere
4 4 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (0.70%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.35%) zsh
6 1 (0.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (0.18%) KVM
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.18%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.18%) Xen
6 1 (0.18%) XenApp
6 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 48 (8.41%) Ansible
2 12 (2.10%) Puppet
3 9 (1.58%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.88%) TeamSite
6 3 (0.53%) vRealize
7 2 (0.35%) Fluentd
7 2 (0.35%) Graylog
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 2 (0.35%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.18%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.18%) OpenView
8 1 (0.18%) SCCM
8 1 (0.18%) SCOM
8 1 (0.18%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 70 (12.26%) Oracle
2 66 (11.56%) ESRI
3 33 (5.78%) Microsoft
4 19 (3.33%) Cisco
4 19 (3.33%) VMware
5 13 (2.28%) Red Hat
6 12 (2.10%) HP
7 8 (1.40%) CheckPoint
8 6 (1.05%) TIBCO
9 5 (0.88%) EMC
9 5 (0.88%) FNZ
9 5 (0.88%) IBM
9 5 (0.88%) Splunk
10 4 (0.70%) Adobe
10 4 (0.70%) DevExpress
10 4 (0.70%) SAP
10 4 (0.70%) Twitter
11 3 (0.53%) Citrix
11 3 (0.53%) Juniper
12 2 (0.35%) NetApp
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