Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for Agile Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Software Development over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Agile Software Development
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 4 12
Rank change year-on-year +3 +8 -9
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 15 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 35.71% 34.78% 8.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 50.00% 36.36% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 4
Dundee median daily rate £294 £225 £286
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.56% -21.40% +11.71%
10th Percentile £233 £106 £200
90th Percentile £338 £331 £379
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate £41.50 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £41.50 £44.00 £41.94
% change year-on-year -5.68% +4.91% +10.37%

Agile Software Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dundee
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 30 44 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 71.43% 95.65% 85.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 32 32
Dundee median daily rate £300 £260 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00% -20.63%
10th Percentile £188 £105 £103
90th Percentile £430 £400 £388
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Dundee median hourly rate £38.25 £11.30 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +238.50% -62.95% -5.43%
10th Percentile £16.93 £11.30 £19.11
90th Percentile £43.25 £11.30 £31.75
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dundee.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Dundee

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Agile Software Development in Dundee.

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Dundee

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Dundee.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Dundee

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Dundee region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 7 (46.67%) C++
2 6 (40.00%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) OO
3 4 (26.67%) CRM
3 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (26.67%) OOD
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) TDD
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
3 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
3 4 (26.67%) Digital Transformation Strategy
4 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (20.00%) Android
4 3 (20.00%) Law
4 3 (20.00%) Games
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) CCNA
4 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) Firmware
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (13.33%) C

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee 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 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (20.00%) Games
1 3 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3D Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Transformation
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Transformation Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) ICT Support
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Transformation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Android
1 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) CRM
1 4 (26.67%) Digital Transformation Strategy
1 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
1 4 (26.67%) OO
1 4 (26.67%) OOD
1 4 (26.67%) Project Management
1 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (26.67%) TDD
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (13.33%) Cryptography
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 1 (6.67%) IT Strategy
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) SOLID
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C++
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CCNA
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco