Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 1 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 +6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 14 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 20.90% 27.78% 36.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.42% 40.00% 39.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 12
Dundee median daily rate £325 £288 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.04% +27.78% -21.40%
10th Percentile £213 £235 £106
90th Percentile £405 £327 £331
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Dundee median hourly rate - £41.50 -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £41.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year -15.66% -5.68% +3.53%

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 53 25 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 79.10% 69.44% 93.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 15 32
Dundee median daily rate £315 £288 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.57% +10.58% -0.95%
10th Percentile £129 £110 £105
90th Percentile £438 £440 £400
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £356
% change year-on-year +2.56% +9.55% -5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Dundee median hourly rate - £38.25 £11.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +238.50% -62.95%
Scotland median hourly rate £24.75 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% +14.29% -1.18%

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 2018, 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 7 (50.00%) Java
1 7 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum
2 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
2 5 (35.71%) Kanban
3 4 (28.57%) Android
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 4 (28.57%) Docker
4 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
4 3 (21.43%) Puppet
4 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
4 3 (21.43%) Open Source
4 3 (21.43%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) C++
4 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) JIRA
5 2 (14.29%) MVC

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 2 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) JIRA
2 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) Artifactory
3 1 (7.14%) CppUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
General
1 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Applications Developer
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Android Developer
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (7.14%) iOS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) JSON
4 1 (7.14%) Kafka
4 1 (7.14%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) RESTful
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (7.14%) Struts
4 1 (7.14%) Struts2
4 1 (7.14%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) WebSockets
4 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Android
1 4 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Kanban
1 5 (35.71%) Mathematics
1 5 (35.71%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 3 (21.43%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) Open Source
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Android Development
4 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 2 (14.29%) Mobile Development
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) OOD
4 2 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (14.29%) SOLID
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
1 7 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
4 2 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) Lua
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Xamarin