The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 25 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 / Glasgow
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 4 7
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 158 137 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 24.20% 19.57% 13.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.10% 24.29% 15.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 81 52
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £65.00
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 Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 543 564 749
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 83.15% 80.57% 83.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 340 389
Median daily rate £380 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.29% +2.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £247 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 29
Median hourly rate £25.00 £43.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.86% +19.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £43.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £42.00
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 Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Glasgow

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Glasgow over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Glasgow

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 92 (33.45%) Java
2 63 (22.91%) Scrum
3 57 (20.73%) SQL
4 52 (18.91%) JavaScript
4 52 (18.91%) Finance
4 52 (18.91%) TDD
5 50 (18.18%) Spring
6 48 (17.45%) HTML
7 45 (16.36%) CSS
8 43 (15.64%) C#
9 41 (14.91%) .NET
10 40 (14.55%) AngularJS
11 37 (13.45%) MVC
12 34 (12.36%) Unix
12 34 (12.36%) OO
13 33 (12.00%) Microsoft
13 33 (12.00%) User Experience
14 32 (11.64%) Test Automation
14 32 (11.64%) SOAP
15 29 (10.55%) ASP.NET
15 29 (10.55%) Relational Database
16 27 (9.82%) Jenkins
16 27 (9.82%) Git (software)
16 27 (9.82%) Web Services
17 26 (9.45%) XML
17 26 (9.45%) Maven
17 26 (9.45%) Banking
17 26 (9.45%) Stakeholder Management
17 26 (9.45%) Microsoft Azure
18 24 (8.73%) SDLC

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 11 (4.00%) CMS
1 11 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
1 11 (4.00%) Umbraco
2 8 (2.91%) Confluence
3 5 (1.82%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.73%) Apache
5 2 (0.73%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.73%) IIS
5 2 (0.73%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.36%) Drupal
6 1 (0.36%) Mule
6 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (1.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (1.45%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (3.27%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.73%) OpenText Process Suite
4 1 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (9.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.73%) GitHub
3 11 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (3.27%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (3.27%) Amazon S3
4 9 (3.27%) Amazon SQS
5 8 (2.91%) Office 365
5 8 (2.91%) PaaS
6 5 (1.82%) IaaS
7 4 (1.45%) SaaS
8 2 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.36%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.73%) HTTP
2 1 (0.36%) DNS
2 1 (0.36%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.55%) Relational Database
2 21 (7.64%) SQL Server
3 20 (7.27%) DB2
4 16 (5.82%) NoSQL
5 13 (4.73%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.55%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.55%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (2.18%) KDB
7 6 (2.18%) Kdb+
7 6 (2.18%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.09%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.09%) MySQL
10 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (1.09%) Power BI
11 2 (0.73%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 27 (9.82%) Git (software)
1 27 (9.82%) Jenkins
2 26 (9.45%) Maven
3 16 (5.82%) Hudson
4 14 (5.09%) Selenium
4 14 (5.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (4.73%) Ant
5 13 (4.73%) Gradle
6 12 (4.36%) Subversion
7 11 (4.00%) JUnit
8 9 (3.27%) JIRA
9 6 (2.18%) Cucumber
9 6 (2.18%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.45%) Android Studio
10 4 (1.45%) Axure RP
10 4 (1.45%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.09%) Grunt
11 3 (1.09%) Mercurial
11 3 (1.09%) NUnit
11 3 (1.09%) SoapUI
General
1 52 (18.91%) Finance
2 26 (9.45%) Banking
3 4 (1.45%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.09%) Law
4 3 (1.09%) Retail
5 2 (0.73%) Publishing
6 1 (0.36%) Billing
6 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.36%) Legal
6 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.36%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 144 (52.36%) Developer
2 67 (24.36%) Java Developer
3 22 (8.00%) Designer
4 20 (7.27%) Project Manager
5 19 (6.91%) .NET Developer
5 19 (6.91%) Analyst
6 17 (6.18%) C# Developer
7 13 (4.73%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (4.73%) UX Designer
7 13 (4.73%) Web Developer
8 12 (4.36%) ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (4.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (4.36%) Senior Developer
9 11 (4.00%) AWS Developer
10 9 (3.27%) Angular Developer
10 9 (3.27%) Business Analyst
10 9 (3.27%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (3.27%) Tester
11 7 (2.55%) Architect
11 7 (2.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (18.18%) Spring
2 48 (17.45%) HTML
3 45 (16.36%) CSS
4 41 (14.91%) .NET
5 40 (14.55%) AngularJS
6 32 (11.64%) SOAP
7 29 (10.55%) ASP.NET
8 27 (9.82%) Web Services
9 26 (9.45%) XML
10 23 (8.36%) Hibernate
11 21 (7.64%) JSON
12 20 (7.27%) HTML5
12 20 (7.27%) JMS
13 16 (5.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (5.82%) CSS3
13 16 (5.82%) RESTful
14 14 (5.09%) React
15 13 (4.73%) jQuery
16 12 (4.36%) J2EE
16 12 (4.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.00%) User Experience
2 19 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.82%) Mobile App
4 14 (5.09%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.91%) Wiki
6 5 (1.82%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.82%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.45%) Graphic Design
7 4 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.73%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.73%) iPad
8 2 (0.73%) iPhone
8 2 (0.73%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.73%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.73%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.73%) W3C
9 1 (0.36%) FMCG
9 1 (0.36%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.36%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.36%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 34 (12.36%) Unix
2 18 (6.55%) Android
3 16 (5.82%) Apple iOS
4 13 (4.73%) Linux
5 2 (0.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (22.91%) Scrum
2 52 (18.91%) TDD
3 37 (13.45%) MVC
4 34 (12.36%) OO
5 32 (11.64%) Test Automation
6 26 (9.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (8.73%) SDLC
8 23 (8.36%) Unit Testing
9 22 (8.00%) Waterfall
10 21 (7.64%) Kanban
11 20 (7.27%) Microservices
12 19 (6.91%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (6.91%) Project Management
13 18 (6.55%) Front End Development
13 18 (6.55%) Software Engineering
14 16 (5.82%) User Acceptance Testing
14 16 (5.82%) Web Development
15 15 (5.45%) BDD
15 15 (5.45%) OOA/OOD
16 13 (4.73%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 92 (33.45%) Java
2 57 (20.73%) SQL
3 52 (18.91%) JavaScript
4 43 (15.64%) C#
5 14 (5.09%) Shell Script
6 10 (3.64%) Ruby
7 9 (3.27%) Python
8 8 (2.91%) PHP
8 8 (2.91%) TypeScript
9 7 (2.55%) Objective-C
9 7 (2.55%) Perl
9 7 (2.55%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.18%) Scala
11 5 (1.82%) Apple Swift
12 4 (1.45%) Groovy
12 4 (1.45%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.45%) XAML
13 3 (1.09%) C++
14 2 (0.73%) CoffeeScript
14 2 (0.73%) Jython
Qualifications
1 14 (5.09%) Degree
2 5 (1.82%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.09%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.73%) ISEB
5 1 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.36%) CEH
5 1 (0.36%) CISSP
5 1 (0.36%) CREST Certified
5 1 (0.36%) GIAC
5 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.36%) PMP
5 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.36%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.82%) QA
2 9 (3.27%) Dodd-Frank
2 9 (3.27%) EMIR
2 9 (3.27%) MiFID
3 5 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (1.09%) PMO
5 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.73%) Docker
2 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (1.82%) RSA Archer
2 3 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.36%) Ansible
3 1 (0.36%) Control-M
3 1 (0.36%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.36%) OpenView
3 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.36%) Puppet
3 1 (0.36%) Terraform
3 1 (0.36%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 33 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.73%) Oracle
2 13 (4.73%) Perforce
3 9 (3.27%) IBM
4 6 (2.18%) Adobe
4 6 (2.18%) Sybase
5 5 (1.82%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.82%) Twitter
6 4 (1.45%) HP
7 3 (1.09%) VMware
7 3 (1.09%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.73%) Cisco
8 2 (0.73%) OpenText
8 2 (0.73%) Tableau
9 1 (0.36%) CA
9 1 (0.36%) FatWire
9 1 (0.36%) Informatica
9 1 (0.36%) Netezza
9 1 (0.36%) SAP
9 1 (0.36%) Telerik
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