Period
to 22 February 2019

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 22 February 2019 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
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 2 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 19 23 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 36.54% 39.66% 15.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 46.34% 45.10% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 4
Dundee median daily rate £320 £240 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +14.29% -44.00%
10th Percentile £140 £213 £113
90th Percentile £338 £338 £329
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Dundee median hourly rate - £41.50 -
Scotland median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year -3.61% -4.60% +3.72%

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 41 51 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 78.85% 87.93% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 31 17
Dundee median daily rate £300 £240 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -23.20% +60.26%
10th Percentile £127 £205 £116
90th Percentile £351 £388 £413
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Dundee median hourly rate - £41.50 £11.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +267.26% -8.50%
Scotland median hourly rate £23.56 £21.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year +10.88% +8.97% -35.00%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Dundee

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Dundee over the 6 months to 22 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 22 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Dundee region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) JIRA
3 7 (36.84%) HTML
3 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 6 (31.58%) .NET
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
4 6 (31.58%) Windows
4 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (31.58%) Docker
5 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (26.32%) Puppet
5 5 (26.32%) Java
6 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
6 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 4 (21.05%) ITIL
6 4 (21.05%) SCCM
6 4 (21.05%) ServiceNow
6 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
7 3 (15.79%) SDLC
7 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (15.79%) Open Source
7 3 (15.79%) Office 365
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
7 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
7 3 (15.79%) Kanban
7 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
7 3 (15.79%) Degree

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 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (15.79%) Office 365
3 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) JIRA
2 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
4 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
5 2 (10.53%) JMeter
5 2 (10.53%) Selenium
6 1 (5.26%) Artifactory
6 1 (5.26%) CppUnit
6 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 1 (5.26%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) IT Support
2 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) IT Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Manual Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 6 (31.58%) .NET
3 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
4 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.26%) HTML5
5 1 (5.26%) JSON
5 1 (5.26%) Kafka
5 1 (5.26%) RESTful
5 1 (5.26%) SOAP
5 1 (5.26%) WebSockets
5 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
3 3 (15.79%) Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Android
4 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (15.79%) Kanban
2 3 (15.79%) Open Source
2 3 (15.79%) Scrum
2 3 (15.79%) SDLC
2 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) DevOps
3 2 (10.53%) Functional Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) Refactoring
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) C
4 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Puppet
2 4 (21.05%) SCCM
3 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) ServiceNow
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Xamarin