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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 304 234 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.89% 14.04% 18.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.40% 17.28% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 127 129
Median daily rate £370 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £47.25 £40.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
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
968 1354 949
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.45% 81.22% 80.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 561 725 521
Median daily rate £375 £396 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 8
Median hourly rate £42.50 £15.75 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.84% -0.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.71 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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.

1 280 (48.70%) Scrum
2 193 (33.57%) Java
3 150 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 132 (22.96%) Python
5 121 (21.04%) Web Services
6 115 (20.00%) SQL
7 111 (19.30%) JIRA
8 110 (19.13%) GIS
9 109 (18.96%) Finance
9 109 (18.96%) Continuous Integration
10 102 (17.74%) TDD
11 101 (17.57%) PostGIS
12 100 (17.39%) Open Source
13 97 (16.87%) User Experience
14 90 (15.65%) ESRI
14 90 (15.65%) BDD
15 86 (14.96%) Maven
16 83 (14.43%) HTML
17 81 (14.09%) Jenkins
17 81 (14.09%) GeoServer
18 78 (13.57%) OpenLayers
18 78 (13.57%) Stakeholder Management
19 76 (13.22%) AngularJS
20 75 (13.04%) Kanban
21 74 (12.87%) Leaflet
22 66 (11.48%) XML
23 64 (11.13%) REST
24 63 (10.96%) Oracle
25 62 (10.78%) Cucumber
26 61 (10.61%) Project 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 81 (14.09%) GeoServer
2 54 (9.39%) JBoss
3 16 (2.78%) CMS
4 10 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
5 9 (1.57%) SharePoint
6 8 (1.39%) Confluence
7 7 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.04%) Drupal
8 6 (1.04%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.87%) Apache
9 5 (0.87%) ArcGIS
10 4 (0.70%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.35%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.35%) SAS
12 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.35%) WordPress
13 1 (0.17%) IIS
Applications
1 32 (5.57%) MS Visio
2 18 (3.13%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.87%) MS Office
4 5 (0.87%) MS Project
5 4 (0.70%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.35%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.17%) InDesign
7 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (2.26%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (1.39%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.52%) Sonata
3 3 (0.52%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.87%) Office 365
4 4 (0.70%) Lucidchart
4 4 (0.70%) SaaS
5 3 (0.52%) IaaS
5 3 (0.52%) PaaS
6 2 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.35%) Trello
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.17%) GitHub
7 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.22%) Internet
2 6 (1.04%) HTTP
2 6 (1.04%) Intranet
3 5 (0.87%) LAN
3 5 (0.87%) LDAP
3 5 (0.87%) WAN
4 4 (0.70%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (0.70%) SSL
5 3 (0.52%) DHCP
5 3 (0.52%) DNS
5 3 (0.52%) Firewall
5 3 (0.52%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.52%) VXLAN
6 2 (0.35%) ATM
6 2 (0.35%) BGP
6 2 (0.35%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.35%) Network Security
6 2 (0.35%) OSPF
6 2 (0.35%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.17%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (19.13%) GIS
2 60 (10.43%) Spatial Data
3 37 (6.43%) NoSQL
4 26 (4.52%) Oracle Database
5 16 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 16 (2.78%) SQL Server
6 10 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (1.57%) QGIS
8 7 (1.22%) MySQL
9 6 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.04%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.52%) MS Access
10 3 (0.52%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.35%) Big Data
11 2 (0.35%) DB2
11 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.35%) SQLite
12 1 (0.17%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 111 (19.30%) JIRA
2 86 (14.96%) Maven
3 81 (14.09%) Jenkins
4 62 (10.78%) Cucumber
5 57 (9.91%) Gradle
6 54 (9.39%) Selenium
7 51 (8.87%) JBehave
8 45 (7.83%) Subversion
9 39 (6.78%) Artifactory
10 36 (6.26%) Git (software)
11 27 (4.70%) Eclipse
12 20 (3.48%) Hudson
13 13 (2.26%) SoapUI
14 9 (1.57%) Bower
14 9 (1.57%) WebDriver
15 7 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 7 (1.22%) gulp
15 7 (1.22%) Jasmine
16 6 (1.04%) Grunt
16 6 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 109 (18.96%) Finance
2 41 (7.13%) Banking
3 20 (3.48%) Retail
4 12 (2.09%) Retail Banking
5 7 (1.22%) Legal
6 5 (0.87%) Law
7 2 (0.35%) Local Government
7 2 (0.35%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.17%) Back Office
8 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.17%) Marketing
8 1 (0.17%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 210 (36.52%) Developer
2 93 (16.17%) Analyst
3 71 (12.35%) Java Developer
4 56 (9.74%) Business Analyst
5 54 (9.39%) GIS Developer
6 51 (8.87%) Project Manager
7 44 (7.65%) Architect
8 31 (5.39%) Data Architect
8 31 (5.39%) Web Developer
9 26 (4.52%) Consultant
10 25 (4.35%) Scrum Master
11 23 (4.00%) Senior Developer
11 23 (4.00%) Test Analyst
12 20 (3.48%) Agile Business Analyst
13 17 (2.96%) Senior Analyst
13 17 (2.96%) Senior Java Developer
14 16 (2.78%) Automation Engineer
14 16 (2.78%) Digital Analyst
15 15 (2.61%) Digital Business Analyst
15 15 (2.61%) GIS Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (21.04%) Web Services
2 101 (17.57%) PostGIS
3 83 (14.43%) HTML
4 78 (13.57%) OpenLayers
5 76 (13.22%) AngularJS
6 74 (12.87%) Leaflet
7 66 (11.48%) XML
8 64 (11.13%) REST
9 60 (10.43%) CSS
10 52 (9.04%) Java EE
11 47 (8.17%) SOAP
12 43 (7.48%) Hibernate
13 37 (6.43%) XSLT
14 35 (6.09%) jQuery
15 34 (5.91%) JSF
16 33 (5.74%) .NET
17 29 (5.04%) JPA
18 28 (4.87%) Drools
19 27 (4.70%) jBPM
19 27 (4.70%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 97 (16.87%) User Experience
2 41 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (1.57%) Data Centre
5 8 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.39%) Performance Metrics
6 7 (1.22%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.22%) iPad
7 6 (1.04%) Credit Risk
7 6 (1.04%) EMC VNX
7 6 (1.04%) Minimum Viable Product
7 6 (1.04%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.04%) Private Cloud
8 5 (0.87%) Social Media
8 5 (0.87%) Visualisation
9 4 (0.70%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.70%) Market Risk
9 4 (0.70%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.52%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.52%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 52 (9.04%) Linux
2 24 (4.17%) Unix
3 18 (3.13%) Windows
4 17 (2.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (1.91%) Windows Server
5 11 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.70%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.52%) AIX
8 3 (0.52%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.35%) Android
9 2 (0.35%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.35%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (48.70%) Scrum
2 109 (18.96%) Continuous Integration
3 102 (17.74%) TDD
4 100 (17.39%) Open Source
5 90 (15.65%) BDD
6 78 (13.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 75 (13.04%) Kanban
8 61 (10.61%) Project Management
8 61 (10.61%) SDLC
9 58 (10.09%) User Stories
10 55 (9.57%) SOA
11 48 (8.35%) DevOps
12 46 (8.00%) PRINCE2
13 42 (7.30%) Domain-Driven Design
13 42 (7.30%) Migration
14 40 (6.96%) Web Development
15 36 (6.26%) Mentoring
15 36 (6.26%) Waterfall
16 35 (6.09%) Business Analysis
17 30 (5.22%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 193 (33.57%) Java
2 150 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 132 (22.96%) Python
4 115 (20.00%) SQL
5 35 (6.09%) C#
6 24 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 18 (3.13%) Shell Script
8 14 (2.43%) T-SQL
9 13 (2.26%) C
9 13 (2.26%) CoffeeScript
9 13 (2.26%) PHP
10 12 (2.09%) Perl
11 11 (1.91%) PowerShell
12 10 (1.74%) VBScript
13 7 (1.22%) Ruby
13 7 (1.22%) VB
14 5 (0.87%) VBA
15 4 (0.70%) ES6
15 4 (0.70%) JSX
16 3 (0.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 42 (7.30%) Degree
2 14 (2.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (1.39%) VCP6
3 8 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (1.22%) ISEB
5 6 (1.04%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.04%) VCAP
6 5 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (0.87%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.70%) APMP
7 4 (0.70%) PMP
8 3 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.35%) CCNP
9 2 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (8.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 34 (5.91%) QA
3 30 (5.22%) WCAG
4 6 (1.04%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.35%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.35%) WAI
6 1 (0.17%) P3O
System Software
1 15 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (2.43%) Docker
3 8 (1.39%) vSphere
4 4 (0.70%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.52%) GeoWebCache
6 2 (0.35%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.17%) KVM
7 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.17%) zsh
Systems Management
1 51 (8.87%) Ansible
2 11 (1.91%) SCCM
3 7 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.22%) Puppet
4 6 (1.04%) vRealize
5 5 (0.87%) TeamSite
6 4 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.70%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.35%) CA Wily
7 2 (0.35%) Fluentd
7 2 (0.35%) Graylog
7 2 (0.35%) logstash
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 2 (0.35%) rkt
7 2 (0.35%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 90 (15.65%) ESRI
2 63 (10.96%) Oracle
3 37 (6.43%) VMware
4 29 (5.04%) Microsoft
5 14 (2.43%) Red Hat
5 14 (2.43%) Sitecore
6 13 (2.26%) Cisco
7 10 (1.74%) ServiceNow
8 8 (1.39%) HP
9 6 (1.04%) EMC
9 6 (1.04%) IBM
10 4 (0.70%) Google
10 4 (0.70%) Splunk
11 3 (0.52%) Adobe
11 3 (0.52%) DevExpress
11 3 (0.52%) FNZ
11 3 (0.52%) Remedy
12 2 (0.35%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.35%) NCR
12 2 (0.35%) Wincor Nixdorf
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Triad Resourcing
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Robert Walters
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago