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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 10 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 7 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 11.86% 7.89% 13.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.58% 8.70% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £475 £388 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £378 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £398 £372
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.51% +6.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +11.11%
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
48 69 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 81.36% 90.79% 89.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 24
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 27 July 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) User Experience
3 5 (35.71%) Wireframes
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Apache
5 3 (21.43%) Information Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) Axure RP
5 3 (21.43%) Prototyping
6 2 (14.29%) Service Design
6 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
6 2 (14.29%) Ansible
6 2 (14.29%) DevOps
6 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
6 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
6 2 (14.29%) Dovecot
6 2 (14.29%) SpamAssassin
6 2 (14.29%) Adobe
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) MySQL
6 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
6 2 (14.29%) Data Security
6 2 (14.29%) Banking
6 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (14.29%) FitNesse
6 2 (14.29%) Jetty

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 (21.43%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) Jetty
3 1 (7.14%) CMS
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) FCoE
1 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) Multicast
1 1 (7.14%) NAS
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
1 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) HBase
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Axure RP
2 2 (14.29%) FitNesse
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Designer
1 5 (35.71%) UX Designer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) CMS Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Life and Pensions Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Middle Office Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Pensions Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) Rendezvous
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Wireframes
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) Information Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Prototyping
4 2 (14.29%) Data Security
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Design
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Benchmarking
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Dovecot
1 2 (14.29%) SpamAssassin
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) KVM
2 1 (7.14%) NFS
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (7.14%) SRDF
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) DataSynapse
2 1 (7.14%) EMC
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Intel
2 1 (7.14%) NetApp
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Sybase
2 1 (7.14%) TIBCO
2 1 (7.14%) VMware