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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 12 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 123 82 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.91% 11.87% 8.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.99% 15.86% 11.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 53 38
Average daily rate
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£425 £370 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £288 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.45
% change year-on-year
- -6.54%
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
724 517 678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 81.90% 74.82% 74.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 280 370
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £267 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 0 7
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £10.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 - £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.20 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

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 27 April 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 86 (36.75%) Finance
2 82 (35.04%) Java
3 50 (21.37%) SQL
4 46 (19.66%) Scrum
5 45 (19.23%) Spring
6 44 (18.80%) JavaScript
7 38 (16.24%) CSS
8 34 (14.53%) SOA
8 34 (14.53%) Waterfall
9 33 (14.10%) Relational Database
10 32 (13.68%) HTML
10 32 (13.68%) Banking
11 30 (12.82%) TDD
11 30 (12.82%) OO
12 29 (12.39%) Linux
13 28 (11.97%) UNIX
13 28 (11.97%) Web Services
14 24 (10.26%) Oracle
15 23 (9.83%) jQuery
15 23 (9.83%) AngularJS
16 22 (9.40%) RDBMS
16 22 (9.40%) SQL Server
16 22 (9.40%) XML
17 21 (8.97%) Perl
17 21 (8.97%) JMS
17 21 (8.97%) Hibernate
17 21 (8.97%) User Experience
18 20 (8.55%) HTML5
19 19 (8.12%) Project Management
19 19 (8.12%) Data Modelling

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 8 (3.42%) SharePoint
1 8 (3.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (2.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (2.14%) CMS
2 5 (2.14%) WebSphere
2 5 (2.14%) GlassFish
2 5 (2.14%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.71%) JBoss
3 4 (1.71%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (1.28%) IIS
4 3 (1.28%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.85%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.85%) SAS
5 2 (0.85%) Apache
5 2 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.85%) Node.js
5 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.43%) Confluence
6 1 (0.43%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (1.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.28%) MS Office
3 2 (0.85%) MS Project
4 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.71%) Loan IQ
2 1 (0.43%) Magento
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.43%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.42%) HTTPS
1 8 (3.42%) HTTP
2 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.43%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.43%) IPv4
2 1 (0.43%) IPv6
2 1 (0.43%) Internet
2 1 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (14.10%) Relational Database
2 22 (9.40%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.40%) RDBMS
3 18 (7.69%) DB2
4 11 (4.70%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (4.70%) Oracle Database
5 10 (4.27%) MySQL
6 6 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (2.14%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.14%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (2.14%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.71%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (1.28%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.85%) PowerCenter
10 2 (0.85%) EDRMS
10 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (6.84%) JUnit
1 16 (6.84%) Selenium
2 15 (6.41%) JIRA
3 14 (5.98%) Maven
4 13 (5.56%) Jenkins
5 8 (3.42%) WebDriver
6 6 (2.56%) TeamCity
6 6 (2.56%) Jasmine
7 5 (2.14%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.14%) Ant
7 5 (2.14%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (1.71%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.71%) RSpec
9 3 (1.28%) Artifactory
9 3 (1.28%) Hudson
9 3 (1.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 3 (1.28%) FitNesse
10 2 (0.85%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.85%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.85%) CruiseControl
General
1 86 (36.75%) Finance
2 32 (13.68%) Banking
3 8 (3.42%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.56%) Front Office
5 5 (2.14%) Retail
6 3 (1.28%) Legal
6 3 (1.28%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.28%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.85%) Marketing
7 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.85%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 98 (41.88%) Developer
2 38 (16.24%) Analyst
3 31 (13.25%) Java Developer
4 29 (12.39%) Project Manager
5 23 (9.83%) Business Analyst
5 23 (9.83%) Designer
6 20 (8.55%) Solutions Designer
7 15 (6.41%) Architect
8 12 (5.13%) Agile Project Manager
9 11 (4.70%) Test Analyst
9 11 (4.70%) Senior Developer
9 11 (4.70%) Business Architect
10 10 (4.27%) Front-End Developer
10 10 (4.27%) Senior Designer
11 9 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (3.42%) .NET Developer
13 7 (2.99%) Web Developer
13 7 (2.99%) Technical Leader
14 6 (2.56%) Automation Test Analyst
14 6 (2.56%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (19.23%) Spring
2 38 (16.24%) CSS
3 32 (13.68%) HTML
4 28 (11.97%) Web Services
5 23 (9.83%) jQuery
5 23 (9.83%) AngularJS
6 22 (9.40%) XML
7 21 (8.97%) JMS
7 21 (8.97%) Hibernate
8 20 (8.55%) HTML5
9 17 (7.26%) .NET
10 16 (6.84%) CSS3
10 16 (6.84%) Backbone.js
11 14 (5.98%) SOAP
12 13 (5.56%) J2SE
13 12 (5.13%) JSON
13 12 (5.13%) KnockoutJS
14 10 (4.27%) ASP.NET
15 9 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 8 (3.42%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.97%) User Experience
2 19 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.85%) Equity Derivative
4 7 (2.99%) Fixed Income
4 7 (2.99%) Equities
5 6 (2.56%) iSeries
6 5 (2.14%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.71%) Market Risk
8 3 (1.28%) DTCC
8 3 (1.28%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.85%) W3C
9 2 (0.85%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.85%) Open Source
9 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.43%) iPad
10 1 (0.43%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.43%) iPhone
10 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.43%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.43%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.39%) Linux
2 28 (11.97%) UNIX
3 9 (3.85%) Android
4 5 (2.14%) Windows
5 3 (1.28%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.43%) Solaris
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (19.66%) Scrum
2 34 (14.53%) SOA
2 34 (14.53%) Waterfall
3 30 (12.82%) OO
3 30 (12.82%) TDD
4 19 (8.12%) Data Modelling
4 19 (8.12%) Project Management
5 18 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 17 (7.26%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (6.41%) OOD
8 12 (5.13%) MVC
8 12 (5.13%) Database Tuning
8 12 (5.13%) Mentoring
9 11 (4.70%) Supplier Management
9 11 (4.70%) Software Engineering
9 11 (4.70%) PRINCE2
10 10 (4.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (4.27%) Business Analysis
10 10 (4.27%) Software Testing
10 10 (4.27%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (35.04%) Java
2 50 (21.37%) SQL
3 44 (18.80%) JavaScript
4 21 (8.97%) Perl
5 14 (5.98%) C#
5 14 (5.98%) PL/SQL
6 6 (2.56%) RPG
6 6 (2.56%) Ruby
6 6 (2.56%) RPG IV
7 5 (2.14%) Groovy
7 5 (2.14%) Jython
8 4 (1.71%) CoffeeScript
9 3 (1.28%) XPath
10 2 (0.85%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.85%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.43%) Python
11 1 (0.43%) C
11 1 (0.43%) C++
11 1 (0.43%) PHP
11 1 (0.43%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 8 (3.42%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.71%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.71%) Degree
3 2 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.43%) ISEB
4 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.71%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.43%) EMIR
2 1 (0.43%) MiFID
2 1 (0.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (2.56%) Control-M
2 2 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (10.26%) Oracle
2 13 (5.56%) Sybase
3 6 (2.56%) Informatica
3 6 (2.56%) Charles River
4 5 (2.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.28%) Adobe
5 3 (1.28%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.85%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.85%) IBM
6 2 (0.85%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.43%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.43%) SAP
7 1 (0.43%) Misys
7 1 (0.43%) HP
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
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TEKsystems
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Zenith Group
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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FPSG Connect
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
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Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
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