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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
Scotland / Stirling
Rank 6 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 3 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 13.04% 11.32% 13.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.00% 14.29% 15.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 8
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £319 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +25.00%

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
20 42 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 86.96% 79.25% 85.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 36
Median daily rate £425 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £277 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £489 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 22 February 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 (71.43%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Adobe
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) Maven
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Scorecard
4 1 (14.29%) QlikView
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) OSGi
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) User Experience
4 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture

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 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (14.29%) FileNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Ant
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) FileNet Developer
3 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Java Mobile Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Transformation Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) CSS3
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) JSP
2 1 (14.29%) OSGi
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
1 2 (28.57%) TDD
1 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Content Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Scorecard
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) Alterian
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Informatica
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle