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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 8 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 5 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 14.71% 5.41% 12.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.52% 5.56% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Median daily rate £475 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 - £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 - £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.65 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+6.62% +10.34%
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
27 36 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 79.41% 97.30% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 31
Median daily rate £475 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 28 September 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 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) User Experience
3 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (20.00%) Wireframes
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Apache
3 3 (20.00%) XML
3 3 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) MySQL
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Security
4 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) Banking
4 2 (13.33%) Selenium
4 2 (13.33%) FitNesse
4 2 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (13.33%) Jetty
4 2 (13.33%) Prototyping
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (13.33%) Dovecot
4 2 (13.33%) SpamAssassin
4 2 (13.33%) CentOS
4 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (13.33%) Git (software)

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 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) Jetty
3 1 (6.67%) CMS
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) FCoE
1 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) Multicast
1 1 (6.67%) NAS
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) HBase
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) QlikView
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (13.33%) Axure RP
2 2 (13.33%) FitNesse
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Designer
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) UX Designer
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
3 2 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) CMS Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Life and Pensions Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Middle Office Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Pensions Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) Rendezvous
2 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) CentOS
3 1 (6.67%) Solaris
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Scrum
1 3 (20.00%) Wireframes
2 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (13.33%) Data Security
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps
2 2 (13.33%) Prototyping
2 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
2 2 (13.33%) TDD
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) Benchmarking
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (6.67%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Dovecot
1 2 (13.33%) SpamAssassin
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) KVM
2 1 (6.67%) NFS
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (6.67%) SRDF
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Ansible
2 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) DataSynapse
2 1 (6.67%) EMC
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Informatica
2 1 (6.67%) Intel
2 1 (6.67%) NetApp
2 1 (6.67%) Sybase
2 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
2 1 (6.67%) VMware