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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 8 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 5 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 15.15% 10.26% 20.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.67% 12.90% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 10
Median daily rate £425 £450 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +6.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £402 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £482 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £43.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
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
30 31 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 90.91% 79.49% 81.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 34
Median daily rate £338 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.94% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £390 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £625 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 6 December 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Adobe
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (25.00%) Informatica
3 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium
3 2 (25.00%) QlikView
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Alterian
4 1 (12.50%) Subversion
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Maven
4 1 (12.50%) CMS
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development

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 1 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (12.50%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (25.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Ant
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) IT Manager
1 3 (37.50%) IT Project Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) CMS Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Mobile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Transformation Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Transformation Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Web Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Analytics
1 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Content Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Adobe
2 2 (25.00%) Informatica
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Alterian