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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
Scotland / Stirling
Rank 5 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 4 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 14.29% 17.02% 16.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.67% 23.53% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 9
Median daily rate £455 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £326 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £490 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +21.62%

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
24 34 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 85.71% 72.34% 83.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 35
Median daily rate £338 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £277 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) Adobe
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium
4 2 (22.22%) QlikView
4 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
4 2 (22.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (22.22%) Informatica
4 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) J2EE
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Maven
4 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Alterian
5 1 (11.11%) Subversion

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 2 (22.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) FileNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 2 (22.22%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
1 2 (22.22%) Maven
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) Ant
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Designer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) CMS Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) FileNet Developer
3 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Mobile Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Transformation Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Transformation Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Web Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) CSS3
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) JSP
2 1 (11.11%) OSGi
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Analytics
1 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
1 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
1 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
1 2 (22.22%) TDD
1 2 (22.22%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) Content Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Adobe
2 2 (22.22%) Informatica
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Alterian
3 1 (11.11%) IBM