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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 6 14
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 3 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 30.00% 28.00% 4.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 42.86% 31.82% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Median daily rate £225 £225 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -35.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.36% +14.18%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Dundee
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 7 22 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dundee 70.00% 88.00% 68.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 8
Median daily rate £225 £225 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -28.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £210 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £260 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 11
Median hourly rate £35.00 £13.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +159.25% -55.73%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dundee citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 24 June 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 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 2 (50.00%) Java ME
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Firmware
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) WebGL
3 1 (25.00%) 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Android Developer
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Java ME
2 1 (25.00%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Xamarin