The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 7 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 104 68 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.19% 8.23% 10.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.09% 10.23% 14.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 32 47
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £289 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £55.00 - £17.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
689 665 548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.77% 80.51% 71.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 297 287
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £246 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 9 9
Average hourly rate £39.00 £17.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.41% +78.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.10 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £24.00 £17.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 74 (31.62%) Java
2 73 (31.20%) Finance
3 65 (27.78%) SQL
4 48 (20.51%) Spring
5 43 (18.38%) JavaScript
6 42 (17.95%) Scrum
7 41 (17.52%) OO
8 40 (17.09%) UNIX
9 38 (16.24%) Relational Database
10 35 (14.96%) Linux
10 35 (14.96%) TDD
11 34 (14.53%) CSS
12 32 (13.68%) SDLC
13 31 (13.25%) Waterfall
13 31 (13.25%) HTML
13 31 (13.25%) SOA
14 30 (12.82%) Oracle
15 29 (12.39%) Perl
16 28 (11.97%) RDBMS
17 27 (11.54%) Banking
18 26 (11.11%) Web Services
19 25 (10.68%) User Acceptance Testing
19 25 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
20 24 (10.26%) OOD
21 23 (9.83%) JMS
22 22 (9.40%) DB2
22 22 (9.40%) JUnit
22 22 (9.40%) MVC
22 22 (9.40%) Project Management
23 20 (8.55%) Hibernate

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (7.69%) CMS
1 18 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (2.56%) WebSphere
2 6 (2.56%) Node.js
3 4 (1.71%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.71%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.71%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (1.28%) SAS
4 3 (1.28%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.28%) JBoss
4 3 (1.28%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.28%) Drupal
5 2 (0.85%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.85%) Apache
5 2 (0.85%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.43%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.43%) IIS
6 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (2.99%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.85%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.43%) MS Project
3 1 (0.43%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.14%) Loan IQ
2 2 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.43%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (0.43%) Magento
3 1 (0.43%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.43%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.43%) PaaS
1 1 (0.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.28%) Internet
2 1 (0.43%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.43%) WAN
2 1 (0.43%) CTI
2 1 (0.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.24%) Relational Database
2 28 (11.97%) RDBMS
3 22 (9.40%) DB2
4 18 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 17 (7.26%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (4.70%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (2.14%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (2.14%) MySQL
9 5 (2.14%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (2.14%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.14%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.71%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.28%) Big Data
11 3 (1.28%) KDB
11 3 (1.28%) PowerCenter
11 3 (1.28%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (9.40%) JUnit
2 16 (6.84%) JIRA
3 15 (6.41%) Selenium
3 15 (6.41%) Maven
3 15 (6.41%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.99%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.56%) FitNesse
5 6 (2.56%) CruiseControl
5 6 (2.56%) Subversion
5 6 (2.56%) WebDriver
5 6 (2.56%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.14%) TeamCity
6 5 (2.14%) Ant
7 4 (1.71%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.71%) Hudson
8 3 (1.28%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 3 (1.28%) FishEye
8 3 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.28%) Jasmine
General
1 73 (31.20%) Finance
2 27 (11.54%) Banking
3 9 (3.85%) Financial Institution
3 9 (3.85%) Front Office
4 5 (2.14%) Retail
5 4 (1.71%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.71%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.28%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.28%) Games
6 3 (1.28%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.28%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.85%) Legal
7 2 (0.85%) Marketing
8 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 96 (41.03%) Developer
2 59 (25.21%) Analyst
3 42 (17.95%) Java Developer
4 31 (13.25%) Project Manager
5 30 (12.82%) Business Analyst
6 25 (10.68%) Test Analyst
7 15 (6.41%) Designer
8 13 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
9 11 (4.70%) Tester
9 11 (4.70%) Senior Developer
10 10 (4.27%) .NET Developer
10 10 (4.27%) Agile Test Analyst
11 9 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
11 9 (3.85%) Solutions Designer
12 8 (3.42%) Senior Java Developer
13 7 (2.99%) Web Analyst
13 7 (2.99%) Web Test Analyst
13 7 (2.99%) Architect
13 7 (2.99%) Web Developer
14 6 (2.56%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (20.51%) Spring
2 34 (14.53%) CSS
3 31 (13.25%) HTML
4 26 (11.11%) Web Services
5 23 (9.83%) JMS
6 20 (8.55%) Hibernate
6 20 (8.55%) XML
7 19 (8.12%) .NET
8 16 (6.84%) ASP.NET
8 16 (6.84%) J2SE
9 15 (6.41%) AngularJS
10 14 (5.98%) HTML5
11 13 (5.56%) REST
12 12 (5.13%) CSS3
13 11 (4.70%) .NET Framework
13 11 (4.70%) JSON
14 10 (4.27%) Entity Framework
15 9 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (3.85%) jQuery
15 9 (3.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.26%) User Experience
3 16 (6.84%) W3C
4 9 (3.85%) Equity Derivative
5 5 (2.14%) Data Integration
5 5 (2.14%) Fixed Income
5 5 (2.14%) Equities
6 4 (1.71%) DTCC
6 4 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.28%) New Media
7 3 (1.28%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.85%) iSeries
8 2 (0.85%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.43%) Replication
9 1 (0.43%) Derivative
9 1 (0.43%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.43%) Social Media
9 1 (0.43%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 40 (17.09%) UNIX
2 35 (14.96%) Linux
3 9 (3.85%) Windows
4 8 (3.42%) Android
5 7 (2.99%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.85%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.85%) webOS
7 1 (0.43%) AIX
7 1 (0.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (17.95%) Scrum
2 41 (17.52%) OO
3 35 (14.96%) TDD
4 32 (13.68%) SDLC
5 31 (13.25%) Waterfall
5 31 (13.25%) SOA
6 25 (10.68%) User Acceptance Testing
7 24 (10.26%) OOD
8 22 (9.40%) Project Management
8 22 (9.40%) MVC
9 20 (8.55%) Content Management
10 17 (7.26%) Software Engineering
10 17 (7.26%) BDD
11 16 (6.84%) Data Modelling
11 16 (6.84%) UML
12 14 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (5.98%) Enterprise Content Management
13 13 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (5.56%) Unit Testing
13 13 (5.56%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (31.62%) Java
2 65 (27.78%) SQL
3 43 (18.38%) JavaScript
4 29 (12.39%) Perl
5 20 (8.55%) PL/SQL
6 19 (8.12%) C#
7 10 (4.27%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.14%) PHP
8 5 (2.14%) Python
9 3 (1.28%) C++
9 3 (1.28%) ActionScript
9 3 (1.28%) XPath
9 3 (1.28%) Groovy
10 2 (0.85%) RPG IV
10 2 (0.85%) RPG
10 2 (0.85%) Jython
11 1 (0.43%) Ruby
11 1 (0.43%) R
11 1 (0.43%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.43%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (3.42%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.99%) ISEB
3 5 (2.14%) ISEB Practitioner
3 5 (2.14%) Degree
4 4 (1.71%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.71%) QA
1 4 (1.71%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.43%) EMIR
2 1 (0.43%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.43%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (2.14%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.85%) Control-M
Vendors
1 30 (12.82%) Oracle
2 20 (8.55%) Sybase
3 14 (5.98%) Adobe
4 6 (2.56%) Informatica
4 6 (2.56%) Charles River
5 4 (1.71%) SAP
5 4 (1.71%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.28%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.28%) Cognos
6 3 (1.28%) IBM
6 3 (1.28%) Perforce
7 1 (0.43%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.43%) VMware
7 1 (0.43%) Google
7 1 (0.43%) Netezza
7 1 (0.43%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.43%) Twitter
7 1 (0.43%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.43%) Misys
7 1 (0.43%) HP
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