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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 128 61 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 14.94% 8.10% 10.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.52% 10.61% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 30 51
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £428 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
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
691 575 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.63% 76.36% 72.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 285 319
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £445 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 5
Average hourly rate £39.00 £18.00 £9.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% +94.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 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 3 July 2015.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 89 (35.04%) Finance
2 81 (31.89%) Java
3 71 (27.95%) SQL
4 55 (21.65%) Spring
5 51 (20.08%) Scrum
6 47 (18.50%) Relational Database
7 45 (17.72%) JavaScript
8 44 (17.32%) UNIX
9 42 (16.54%) OO
10 40 (15.75%) Linux
11 39 (15.35%) Waterfall
12 37 (14.57%) Banking
13 36 (14.17%) CSS
13 36 (14.17%) SDLC
14 35 (13.78%) RDBMS
15 34 (13.39%) Oracle
15 34 (13.39%) SOA
16 33 (12.99%) Web Services
16 33 (12.99%) TDD
17 31 (12.20%) Perl
18 30 (11.81%) HTML
19 26 (10.24%) DB2
20 25 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
21 24 (9.45%) User Acceptance Testing
21 24 (9.45%) JUnit
21 24 (9.45%) XML
21 24 (9.45%) JMS
22 23 (9.06%) OOD
23 22 (8.66%) Project Management
23 22 (8.66%) Sybase

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 21 (8.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 18 (7.09%) CMS
3 6 (2.36%) WebSphere
3 6 (2.36%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.97%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (1.97%) GlassFish
5 4 (1.57%) Node.js
5 4 (1.57%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.57%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (1.18%) SAS
6 3 (1.18%) JBoss
6 3 (1.18%) Drupal
6 3 (1.18%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.79%) Apache
7 2 (0.79%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.39%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.39%) IIS
8 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (2.76%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.79%) MS Office
2 2 (0.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.97%) Loan IQ
2 3 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.39%) Magento
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.39%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.18%) Internet
2 2 (0.79%) HTTP
2 2 (0.79%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.39%) CTI
3 1 (0.39%) Intranet
3 1 (0.39%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (18.50%) Relational Database
2 35 (13.78%) RDBMS
3 26 (10.24%) DB2
4 19 (7.48%) SQL Server
4 19 (7.48%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (5.51%) Oracle Database
6 9 (3.54%) MySQL
7 8 (3.15%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (3.15%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.97%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (1.57%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.18%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.18%) KDB
10 3 (1.18%) Big Data
10 3 (1.18%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.79%) BusinessObjects XI
11 2 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.79%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 24 (9.45%) JUnit
2 16 (6.30%) JIRA
3 15 (5.91%) Selenium
4 14 (5.51%) Maven
5 13 (5.12%) Jenkins
6 6 (2.36%) Cucumber
6 6 (2.36%) CruiseControl
6 6 (2.36%) FitNesse
6 6 (2.36%) WebDriver
6 6 (2.36%) TeamCity
7 5 (1.97%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.97%) Subversion
7 5 (1.97%) Ant
7 5 (1.97%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (1.18%) Hudson
8 3 (1.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 3 (1.18%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.18%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.79%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.79%) SoapUI
General
1 89 (35.04%) Finance
2 37 (14.57%) Banking
3 9 (3.54%) Front Office
4 7 (2.76%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.36%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.97%) Retail
7 3 (1.18%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.18%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.18%) Games
7 3 (1.18%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.18%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.18%) Legal
8 2 (0.79%) Marketing
9 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 99 (38.98%) Developer
2 66 (25.98%) Analyst
3 44 (17.32%) Java Developer
4 35 (13.78%) Business Analyst
5 31 (12.20%) Project Manager
6 26 (10.24%) Test Analyst
7 17 (6.69%) Designer
8 13 (5.12%) Agile Project Manager
8 13 (5.12%) Solutions Designer
8 13 (5.12%) Senior Developer
9 11 (4.33%) Tester
9 11 (4.33%) Front-End Developer
10 10 (3.94%) Agile Test Analyst
10 10 (3.94%) Architect
10 10 (3.94%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (2.76%) .NET Developer
11 7 (2.76%) Business Architect
11 7 (2.76%) Web Analyst
11 7 (2.76%) Web Test Analyst
11 7 (2.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (21.65%) Spring
2 36 (14.17%) CSS
3 33 (12.99%) Web Services
4 30 (11.81%) HTML
5 24 (9.45%) XML
5 24 (9.45%) JMS
6 22 (8.66%) Hibernate
7 18 (7.09%) J2SE
8 16 (6.30%) HTML5
8 16 (6.30%) AngularJS
9 14 (5.51%) jQuery
9 14 (5.51%) .NET
10 13 (5.12%) REST
10 13 (5.12%) CSS3
11 11 (4.33%) ASP.NET
11 11 (4.33%) JSP
11 11 (4.33%) JSON
12 10 (3.94%) RESTful
13 9 (3.54%) Ajax
14 8 (3.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.30%) W3C
3 15 (5.91%) User Experience
4 12 (4.72%) Equity Derivative
5 6 (2.36%) Fixed Income
5 6 (2.36%) Equities
6 5 (1.97%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.57%) DTCC
7 4 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.18%) New Media
8 3 (1.18%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.79%) iSeries
9 2 (0.79%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.39%) Derivative
10 1 (0.39%) Social Media
10 1 (0.39%) FMCG
10 1 (0.39%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.39%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.39%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 44 (17.32%) UNIX
2 40 (15.75%) Linux
3 6 (2.36%) Android
3 6 (2.36%) Windows
4 5 (1.97%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (20.08%) Scrum
2 42 (16.54%) OO
3 39 (15.35%) Waterfall
4 36 (14.17%) SDLC
5 34 (13.39%) SOA
6 33 (12.99%) TDD
7 24 (9.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 23 (9.06%) OOD
9 22 (8.66%) Project Management
10 20 (7.87%) Content Management
10 20 (7.87%) Performance Tuning
11 18 (7.09%) UML
12 17 (6.69%) Data Modelling
13 16 (6.30%) MVC
13 16 (6.30%) BDD
13 16 (6.30%) Database Tuning
14 15 (5.91%) Software Engineering
15 14 (5.51%) Unit Testing
15 14 (5.51%) Enterprise Content Management
16 13 (5.12%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 81 (31.89%) Java
2 71 (27.95%) SQL
3 45 (17.72%) JavaScript
4 31 (12.20%) Perl
5 22 (8.66%) PL/SQL
6 15 (5.91%) C#
7 9 (3.54%) Shell Script
8 6 (2.36%) PHP
9 5 (1.97%) Groovy
9 5 (1.97%) Jython
10 3 (1.18%) XPath
10 3 (1.18%) ActionScript
10 3 (1.18%) Python
11 2 (0.79%) RPG IV
11 2 (0.79%) C++
11 2 (0.79%) RPG
12 1 (0.39%) R
12 1 (0.39%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.39%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (3.15%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.76%) ISEB
3 5 (1.97%) ISEB Practitioner
3 5 (1.97%) Degree
4 4 (1.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.18%) QA
1 3 (1.18%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.39%) EMIR
2 1 (0.39%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.39%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (2.36%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.79%) Control-M
Vendors
1 34 (13.39%) Oracle
2 22 (8.66%) Sybase
3 14 (5.51%) Adobe
4 8 (3.15%) Charles River
5 6 (2.36%) Informatica
5 6 (2.36%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.57%) SAP
6 4 (1.57%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.18%) Perforce
7 3 (1.18%) Cognos
7 3 (1.18%) IBM
8 2 (0.79%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.39%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.39%) Google
9 1 (0.39%) Netezza
9 1 (0.39%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.39%) Twitter
9 1 (0.39%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.39%) Misys
9 1 (0.39%) HP
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