The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 8 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 10 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 14.49% 6.58% 9.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.67% 7.69% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.73% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.77 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+9.62% +7.69%
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 Stirling region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
60 65 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 86.96% 85.53% 80.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 22
Median daily rate £425 £415 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.34% +15.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stirling region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Stirling region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) User Experience
2 6 (42.86%) Wireframes
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Apache
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Banking
5 3 (21.43%) Information Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) Axure RP
5 3 (21.43%) Prototyping
6 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 2 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (14.29%) Ansible
6 2 (14.29%) DevOps
6 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
6 2 (14.29%) Service Design
6 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
6 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
6 2 (14.29%) Dovecot
6 2 (14.29%) SpamAssassin
6 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
6 2 (14.29%) CentOS
6 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Reference Data
6 2 (14.29%) Jetty

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) Jetty
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) FCoE
1 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) Multicast
1 1 (7.14%) NAS
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) HBase
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Axure RP
2 2 (14.29%) FitNesse
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Designer
1 5 (35.71%) UX Designer
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Life and Pensions Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Pensions Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Process Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum Master
3 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) Rendezvous
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Reference Data
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Wireframes
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) Information Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Prototyping
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Data Security
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Design
4 2 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (14.29%) Use Case
4 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management
5 1 (7.14%) Benchmarking
5 1 (7.14%) BPR
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
5 1 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.14%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (7.14%) EMIR
2 1 (7.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Dovecot
1 2 (14.29%) SpamAssassin
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) KVM
2 1 (7.14%) NFS
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (7.14%) SRDF
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco
1 1 (7.14%) DataSynapse
1 1 (7.14%) EMC
1 1 (7.14%) HP
1 1 (7.14%) IBM
1 1 (7.14%) Intel
1 1 (7.14%) NetApp
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Pega
1 1 (7.14%) Sybase
1 1 (7.14%) TIBCO
1 1 (7.14%) VMware