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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 8 19 10
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 122 74 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.72% 8.69% 10.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.04% 10.91% 14.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 35 42
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£326 £375 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.20% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £55.00 - £17.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £41.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%
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
716 678 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.54% 79.58% 72.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 306 269
Average daily rate £350 £370 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 8
Average hourly rate £50.00 £16.64 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.57% +75.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.60 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £35.00 £17.24
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 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 28 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 28 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 (32.31%) Finance
2 72 (31.44%) Java
3 63 (27.51%) SQL
4 46 (20.09%) Spring
5 41 (17.90%) JavaScript
6 40 (17.47%) UNIX
7 38 (16.59%) OO
8 37 (16.16%) Scrum
9 36 (15.72%) Linux
10 34 (14.85%) Relational Database
10 34 (14.85%) SDLC
11 33 (14.41%) CSS
12 32 (13.97%) Perl
12 32 (13.97%) TDD
13 31 (13.54%) HTML
14 30 (13.10%) Waterfall
15 28 (12.23%) C#
15 28 (12.23%) .NET
16 27 (11.79%) MVC
17 26 (11.35%) RDBMS
18 25 (10.92%) Oracle
18 25 (10.92%) User Acceptance Testing
18 25 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
19 24 (10.48%) JUnit
19 24 (10.48%) OOD
19 24 (10.48%) Banking
20 23 (10.04%) JMS
20 23 (10.04%) DB2
21 22 (9.61%) Project Management
22 21 (9.17%) SQL Server

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (7.86%) CMS
2 16 (6.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (2.62%) Node.js
4 4 (1.75%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.75%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.75%) Apache
4 4 (1.75%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.31%) JBoss
5 3 (1.31%) Drupal
6 2 (0.87%) SAS
6 2 (0.87%) MQSeries
6 2 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.44%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.44%) IIS
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (3.06%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.62%) MS Office
3 2 (0.87%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.44%) MS Project
4 1 (0.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.18%) Loan IQ
2 2 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.44%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.44%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.44%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (0.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.44%) PaaS
1 1 (0.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.31%) Internet
2 1 (0.44%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.44%) WAN
2 1 (0.44%) CTI
2 1 (0.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (14.85%) Relational Database
2 26 (11.35%) RDBMS
3 23 (10.04%) DB2
4 21 (9.17%) SQL Server
5 13 (5.68%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (3.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.18%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (2.18%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.75%) DataStage
9 4 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.75%) BusinessObjects XI
9 4 (1.75%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.31%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.31%) Big Data
10 3 (1.31%) KDB
10 3 (1.31%) PowerCenter
10 3 (1.31%) BODI
10 3 (1.31%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.87%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 24 (10.48%) JUnit
2 16 (6.99%) JIRA
3 14 (6.11%) Selenium
3 14 (6.11%) Maven
4 12 (5.24%) Jenkins
5 11 (4.80%) Git (software)
6 8 (3.49%) Subversion
6 8 (3.49%) Visual Studio
7 6 (2.62%) CruiseControl
7 6 (2.62%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.18%) Hudson
8 5 (2.18%) WebDriver
8 5 (2.18%) FishEye
9 4 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.75%) FitNesse
10 3 (1.31%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.31%) HP UFT
10 3 (1.31%) Ant
10 3 (1.31%) Mockito
10 3 (1.31%) Jasmine
General
1 74 (32.31%) Finance
2 24 (10.48%) Banking
3 10 (4.37%) Financial Institution
4 8 (3.49%) Front Office
5 7 (3.06%) Legal
6 5 (2.18%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.75%) Retail
7 4 (1.75%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.75%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.31%) Multimedia
8 3 (1.31%) Games
9 2 (0.87%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 98 (42.79%) Developer
2 65 (28.38%) Analyst
3 45 (19.65%) Java Developer
4 29 (12.66%) Test Analyst
5 27 (11.79%) Business Analyst
6 25 (10.92%) Project Manager
7 16 (6.99%) .NET Developer
8 14 (6.11%) Senior Developer
9 12 (5.24%) Agile Project Manager
10 10 (4.37%) Designer
10 10 (4.37%) Agile Test Analyst
11 9 (3.93%) Lead Developer
11 9 (3.93%) Tester
11 9 (3.93%) Technical Leader
11 9 (3.93%) Web Analyst
11 9 (3.93%) Front-End Developer
12 8 (3.49%) Lead Java Developer
12 8 (3.49%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (3.49%) Technical Developer
13 7 (3.06%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (20.09%) Spring
2 33 (14.41%) CSS
3 31 (13.54%) HTML
4 28 (12.23%) .NET
5 23 (10.04%) JMS
6 20 (8.73%) ASP.NET
7 19 (8.30%) Web Services
8 18 (7.86%) Hibernate
9 17 (7.42%) J2SE
10 15 (6.55%) .NET Framework
11 14 (6.11%) XML
12 13 (5.68%) HTML5
12 13 (5.68%) Entity Framework
13 12 (5.24%) AngularJS
14 11 (4.80%) REST
14 11 (4.80%) CSS3
15 9 (3.93%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (3.93%) J2EE
15 9 (3.93%) SOAP
16 8 (3.49%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.42%) User Experience
3 16 (6.99%) W3C
4 9 (3.93%) Equity Derivative
5 6 (2.62%) Equities
6 5 (2.18%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.75%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.75%) DTCC
8 3 (1.31%) New Media
9 2 (0.87%) Derivative
9 2 (0.87%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.87%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.44%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.44%) Replication
10 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.44%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.44%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 40 (17.47%) UNIX
2 36 (15.72%) Linux
3 16 (6.99%) Windows
4 7 (3.06%) Android
5 6 (2.62%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.18%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.87%) webOS
7 2 (0.87%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.44%) AIX
8 1 (0.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (16.59%) OO
2 37 (16.16%) Scrum
3 34 (14.85%) SDLC
4 32 (13.97%) TDD
5 30 (13.10%) Waterfall
6 27 (11.79%) MVC
7 25 (10.92%) User Acceptance Testing
8 24 (10.48%) OOD
9 22 (9.61%) Project Management
10 20 (8.73%) SOA
10 20 (8.73%) Content Management
11 19 (8.30%) Software Engineering
12 17 (7.42%) UML
13 16 (6.99%) BDD
14 15 (6.55%) Data Modelling
15 14 (6.11%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (6.11%) Unit Testing
15 14 (6.11%) Enterprise Content Management
16 13 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (5.68%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (31.44%) Java
2 63 (27.51%) SQL
3 41 (17.90%) JavaScript
4 32 (13.97%) Perl
5 28 (12.23%) C#
6 13 (5.68%) PL/SQL
7 12 (5.24%) Shell Script
8 7 (3.06%) Python
9 5 (2.18%) C++
9 5 (2.18%) PHP
10 3 (1.31%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.44%) Ruby
11 1 (0.44%) XPath
11 1 (0.44%) Groovy
11 1 (0.44%) Scala
11 1 (0.44%) R
11 1 (0.44%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (5.68%) ISEB
2 6 (2.62%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.62%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.18%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (1.31%) Degree
5 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.37%) QA
2 3 (1.31%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.44%) EMIR
3 1 (0.44%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.44%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (2.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (10.92%) Oracle
2 21 (9.17%) Sybase
3 14 (6.11%) Adobe
4 8 (3.49%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.18%) Cognos
5 5 (2.18%) Informatica
6 4 (1.75%) SAP
6 4 (1.75%) IBM
6 4 (1.75%) Charles River
7 3 (1.31%) Perforce
7 3 (1.31%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.87%) Trillium
9 1 (0.44%) Misys
9 1 (0.44%) HP
9 1 (0.44%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.44%) VMware
9 1 (0.44%) Google
9 1 (0.44%) Netezza
9 1 (0.44%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.44%) Twitter
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