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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 17 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 4 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 5.88% 10.34% 12.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.90% 12.86% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 8
Average daily rate
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£388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.40% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
58 70 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 85.29% 80.46% 83.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 45
Average daily rate £450 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +77.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 5 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) FileNet
3 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (30.00%) Spring
3 3 (30.00%) Workflow
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) RAD
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) Document Management
4 2 (20.00%) Dojo
4 2 (20.00%) Release Management
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) Ext JS
5 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (10.00%) JPA
5 1 (10.00%) Drools
5 1 (10.00%) Pega
5 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (10.00%) RESTful
5 1 (10.00%) Retail

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 4 (40.00%) FileNet
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) FileNet Content Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) OLAP
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) FileNet Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) Dojo
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) HTML5
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) JSP
3 1 (10.00%) Servlets
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) Ext JS
3 1 (10.00%) JPA
3 1 (10.00%) Drools
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) SCADA
1 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Workflow
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) RAD
2 2 (20.00%) Document Management
2 2 (20.00%) Release Management
2 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Business Development
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Data Security
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Pega
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Sybase
2 1 (10.00%) Cognos