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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 11 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 3 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 7.14% 7.02% 9.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.38% 7.14% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 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 £455 £378 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £398 £372
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
32 56 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 76.19% 98.25% 85.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 25
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 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £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 £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 27 August 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 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) User Experience
3 5 (33.33%) Wireframes
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 3 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (20.00%) Apache
5 3 (20.00%) Information Architecture
5 3 (20.00%) Axure RP
5 3 (20.00%) Prototyping
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
6 2 (13.33%) Service Design
6 2 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (13.33%) CentOS
6 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
6 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
6 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
6 2 (13.33%) Dovecot
6 2 (13.33%) SpamAssassin
6 2 (13.33%) Analytics
6 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
6 2 (13.33%) Ansible
6 2 (13.33%) DevOps
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) MySQL
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle
6 2 (13.33%) Adobe
6 2 (13.33%) Quality Management

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%) Axure RP
2 2 (13.33%) FitNesse
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Designer
2 5 (33.33%) UX Designer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
4 2 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum Master
5 1 (6.67%) Web Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) Rendezvous
1 1 (6.67%) XML
1 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Psychology
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 5 (33.33%) Wireframes
2 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) Prototyping
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (13.33%) Data Security
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
4 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
4 2 (13.33%) Service Design
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
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%) Adobe
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
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