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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 103 116 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 16.61% 14.87% 10.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.41% 18.24% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 68 34
Average daily rate £310 £428 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.48% +42.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £350 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £550 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.36%
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
481 636 474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 77.58% 81.54% 79.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 389 233
Average daily rate £330 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 8
Average hourly rate £33.36 £15.77 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.50% +5.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.10 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £27.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 9 February 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 86 (37.55%) Finance
2 54 (23.58%) Java
3 52 (22.71%) SQL
4 44 (19.21%) Scrum
5 36 (15.72%) .NET
6 33 (14.41%) Enterprise Architecture
6 33 (14.41%) Waterfall
7 32 (13.97%) C#
8 31 (13.54%) Security Cleared
9 28 (12.23%) Web Services
9 28 (12.23%) TDD
10 27 (11.79%) SDLC
11 25 (10.92%) SQL Server
11 25 (10.92%) Technical Architecture
11 25 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
12 24 (10.48%) MVC
13 23 (10.04%) ASP.NET
13 23 (10.04%) Data Warehouse
13 23 (10.04%) SOA
13 23 (10.04%) Microsoft
14 22 (9.61%) JavaScript
15 21 (9.17%) BPMN
16 20 (8.73%) Data Architecture
16 20 (8.73%) ArchiMate
16 20 (8.73%) HTML
16 20 (8.73%) CSS
17 19 (8.30%) Oracle
17 19 (8.30%) ETL
17 19 (8.30%) QA
17 19 (8.30%) Continuous Integration

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 9 (3.93%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.06%) JBoss
2 7 (3.06%) MQSeries
2 7 (3.06%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 5 (2.18%) Drupal
4 4 (1.75%) Node.js
5 3 (1.31%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.31%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.87%) Apache
6 2 (0.87%) Confluence
6 2 (0.87%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.44%) CMS
7 1 (0.44%) GemFire
7 1 (0.44%) Liferay
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (5.68%) MS Office
1 13 (5.68%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.87%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.18%) IaaS
1 5 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (2.18%) PaaS
2 3 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.80%) HTTP
2 7 (3.06%) FTP
2 7 (3.06%) HTTPS
2 7 (3.06%) WinSCP
3 2 (0.87%) Internet
3 2 (0.87%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.92%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.04%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (7.86%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.93%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (3.06%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.75%) Data Mart
7 4 (1.75%) MySQL
8 3 (1.31%) DataStage
8 3 (1.31%) DB2
8 3 (1.31%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.31%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.87%) BODI
9 2 (0.87%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (0.87%) Cognos Report Studio
9 2 (0.87%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.87%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 15 (6.55%) Visual Studio
2 14 (6.11%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.93%) Maven
3 9 (3.93%) Selenium
4 8 (3.49%) Subversion
5 7 (3.06%) ClearCase
5 7 (3.06%) XMLSpy
6 6 (2.62%) JUnit
6 6 (2.62%) WebDriver
7 5 (2.18%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.18%) FitNesse
7 5 (2.18%) HP UFT
7 5 (2.18%) JBehave
7 5 (2.18%) JIRA
8 4 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.31%) Gradle
9 3 (1.31%) gulp
9 3 (1.31%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.31%) WatiN
9 3 (1.31%) Xcode
General
1 86 (37.55%) Finance
2 12 (5.24%) Banking
3 6 (2.62%) Legal
4 3 (1.31%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.31%) Retail
5 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.44%) Advertising
6 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.44%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.44%) Marketing
6 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (30.13%) Developer
2 50 (21.83%) Analyst
3 26 (11.35%) Architect
4 19 (8.30%) Business Analyst
5 18 (7.86%) Senior Developer
6 16 (6.99%) Test Analyst
7 15 (6.55%) .NET Developer
7 15 (6.55%) Project Manager
7 15 (6.55%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (5.68%) Java Developer
9 11 (4.80%) Android Developer
10 9 (3.93%) C# Developer
10 9 (3.93%) Designer
10 9 (3.93%) Digital Analyst
11 8 (3.49%) Delivery Manager
11 8 (3.49%) Senior Architect
11 8 (3.49%) Senior Solutions Architect
12 7 (3.06%) Business Systems Analyst
12 7 (3.06%) Systems Analyst
12 7 (3.06%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (15.72%) .NET
2 28 (12.23%) Web Services
3 23 (10.04%) ASP.NET
4 20 (8.73%) CSS
4 20 (8.73%) HTML
5 17 (7.42%) .NET Framework
5 17 (7.42%) Entity Framework
6 15 (6.55%) Middleware
7 14 (6.11%) Spring
8 12 (5.24%) SOAP
9 11 (4.80%) JMS
9 11 (4.80%) JSON
9 11 (4.80%) REST
9 11 (4.80%) XML
10 10 (4.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (3.93%) AngularJS
12 8 (3.49%) NHibernate
12 8 (3.49%) XSLT
13 7 (3.06%) Hibernate
13 7 (3.06%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.86%) User Experience
3 14 (6.11%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.49%) DataPower
5 7 (3.06%) SWIFT
6 6 (2.62%) Data Structures
6 6 (2.62%) Derivative
6 6 (2.62%) Equity Derivative
6 6 (2.62%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.75%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.75%) VLE
8 3 (1.31%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.31%) iPad
8 3 (1.31%) W3C
9 2 (0.87%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.87%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.87%) FMCG
9 2 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.42%) Linux
2 16 (6.99%) Android
2 16 (6.99%) Unix
3 11 (4.80%) Apple iOS
4 10 (4.37%) Windows
5 5 (2.18%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.75%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.87%) AIX
8 2 (0.87%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (19.21%) Scrum
2 33 (14.41%) Enterprise Architecture
2 33 (14.41%) Waterfall
3 28 (12.23%) TDD
4 27 (11.79%) SDLC
5 25 (10.92%) Technical Architecture
6 24 (10.48%) MVC
7 23 (10.04%) SOA
8 21 (9.17%) BPMN
9 20 (8.73%) ArchiMate
9 20 (8.73%) Data Architecture
10 19 (8.30%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (8.30%) ETL
11 18 (7.86%) OO
12 17 (7.42%) Business Analysis
12 17 (7.42%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (6.99%) Enterprise Modelling
13 16 (6.99%) TOGAF
14 15 (6.55%) Project Management
15 14 (6.11%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 54 (23.58%) Java
2 52 (22.71%) SQL
3 32 (13.97%) C#
4 22 (9.61%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.62%) Ruby
6 5 (2.18%) Clojure
7 4 (1.75%) Objective-C
7 4 (1.75%) Perl
8 3 (1.31%) PHP
8 3 (1.31%) PHP 5
8 3 (1.31%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.31%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.87%) Python
10 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.44%) C++
10 1 (0.44%) Groovy
10 1 (0.44%) Jython
10 1 (0.44%) Scala
10 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.44%) XAML
Qualifications
1 31 (13.54%) Security Cleared
2 12 (5.24%) ISEB
3 7 (3.06%) Degree
4 5 (2.18%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.87%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.30%) QA
2 7 (3.06%) HL7
2 7 (3.06%) SEPA
3 6 (2.62%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.44%) MiFID
4 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.62%) Docker
2 3 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.44%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (3.06%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.62%) Ansible
2 6 (2.62%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (10.04%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.30%) Oracle
3 14 (6.11%) IBM
4 10 (4.37%) MicroStrategy
5 8 (3.49%) Nintex
6 7 (3.06%) HP
6 7 (3.06%) Remedy
7 5 (2.18%) MuleSoft
8 4 (1.75%) Cognos
8 4 (1.75%) Sybase
9 3 (1.31%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.31%) VMware
10 2 (0.87%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.87%) Pega
10 2 (0.87%) Talend
10 2 (0.87%) Trillium
11 1 (0.44%) FNZ
11 1 (0.44%) Google
11 1 (0.44%) Informatica
11 1 (0.44%) Xamarin
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