Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 3 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 +6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 411 254 229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 31.62% 22.76% 13.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 36.86% 27.55% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 144 103
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.70% -10.97%
10th Percentile £300 £280 £250
90th Percentile £500 £450 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Glasgow median hourly rate - £47.25 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -14.09% -
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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1115 922 1385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 85.77% 82.62% 81.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 487 736
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -2.78%
10th Percentile £258 £217 £226
90th Percentile £500 £450 £475
Scotland median daily rate £388 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +7.64% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 15 25
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £33.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -37.70% +82.22%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.65 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +19.05% -16.00% +11.11%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 21 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 142 (34.55%) Java
2 133 (32.36%) JavaScript
3 103 (25.06%) SQL
4 101 (24.57%) Scrum
5 87 (21.17%) HTML
6 76 (18.49%) Spring
7 73 (17.76%) TDD
8 71 (17.27%) Finance
9 67 (16.30%) CSS
10 65 (15.82%) AngularJS
11 62 (15.09%) Test Automation
12 58 (14.11%) Git (software)
13 56 (13.63%) C#
14 52 (12.65%) Hibernate
14 52 (12.65%) Continuous Integration
15 46 (11.19%) React
16 44 (10.71%) Microsoft
17 43 (10.46%) .NET
17 43 (10.46%) Linux
17 43 (10.46%) NoSQL
18 41 (9.98%) HTML5
18 41 (9.98%) Stakeholder Management
18 41 (9.98%) Maven
19 39 (9.49%) Python
19 39 (9.49%) Jenkins
19 39 (9.49%) User Stories
20 38 (9.25%) OO
20 38 (9.25%) Project Management
20 38 (9.25%) Web Development
21 37 (9.00%) User Experience

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 14 (3.41%) Confluence
2 13 (3.16%) Tomcat
3 12 (2.92%) IIS
4 10 (2.43%) JBoss
4 10 (2.43%) Umbraco
5 9 (2.19%) SharePoint
6 8 (1.95%) Jetty
6 8 (1.95%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.70%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (0.97%) CMS
10 3 (0.73%) Apache
10 3 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.24%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.24%) Drupal
12 1 (0.24%) GeoServer
12 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.24%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.97%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.49%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.24%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 35 (8.52%) Amazon AWS
1 35 (8.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (1.70%) Amazon S3
3 7 (1.70%) Amazon SQS
3 7 (1.70%) IaaS
3 7 (1.70%) OpenShift
3 7 (1.70%) SaaS
4 5 (1.22%) PaaS
5 4 (0.97%) GitHub
6 3 (0.73%) Serverless
7 2 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.49%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.24%) BrowserStack
8 1 (0.24%) npm
8 1 (0.24%) Office 365
8 1 (0.24%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.87%) Firewall
2 14 (3.41%) Internet
3 7 (1.70%) AMQP
4 4 (0.97%) LDAP
5 2 (0.49%) SMS
6 1 (0.24%) DNS
6 1 (0.24%) HTTP
6 1 (0.24%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (10.46%) NoSQL
2 36 (8.76%) SQL Server
3 29 (7.06%) Relational Database
4 22 (5.35%) MongoDB
5 19 (4.62%) RDBMS
6 13 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (2.68%) Hadoop
7 11 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (1.95%) Couchbase
9 8 (1.95%) DB2
9 8 (1.95%) Redis
9 8 (1.95%) Riak
10 7 (1.70%) Power BI
11 6 (1.46%) Big Data
11 6 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (1.22%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 58 (14.11%) Git (software)
2 41 (9.98%) Maven
3 39 (9.49%) Jenkins
4 29 (7.06%) Subversion
5 26 (6.33%) Mercurial
6 24 (5.84%) JIRA
7 20 (4.87%) Selenium
8 14 (3.41%) Ant
9 11 (2.68%) Cucumber
9 11 (2.68%) Grunt
9 11 (2.68%) gulp
10 10 (2.43%) Hudson
10 10 (2.43%) JUnit
10 10 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (2.43%) Vagrant
11 8 (1.95%) Visual Studio
12 7 (1.70%) Android Studio
12 7 (1.70%) FitNesse
13 6 (1.46%) Eclipse
13 6 (1.46%) Gradle
General
1 71 (17.27%) Finance
2 21 (5.11%) Banking
3 16 (3.89%) Publishing
4 10 (2.43%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.19%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.22%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.22%) Law
6 5 (1.22%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.97%) Marketing
8 3 (0.73%) Electronics
8 3 (0.73%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.49%) Front Office
9 2 (0.49%) Legal
10 1 (0.24%) Back Office
10 1 (0.24%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Retail
Job Titles
1 225 (54.74%) Developer
2 98 (23.84%) Java Developer
3 54 (13.14%) Analyst
4 29 (7.06%) Business Analyst
5 28 (6.81%) JavaScript Developer
6 24 (5.84%) .NET Developer
7 22 (5.35%) Project Manager
7 22 (5.35%) Web Developer
8 16 (3.89%) Full Stack Developer
9 15 (3.65%) Lead Developer
10 13 (3.16%) Angular Developer
10 13 (3.16%) Lead Java Developer
11 12 (2.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 12 (2.92%) Senior Developer
11 12 (2.92%) UI Developer
12 11 (2.68%) C# Developer
12 11 (2.68%) Tester
13 10 (2.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 10 (2.43%) C# .NET Developer
14 9 (2.19%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (21.17%) HTML
2 76 (18.49%) Spring
3 67 (16.30%) CSS
4 65 (15.82%) AngularJS
5 52 (12.65%) Hibernate
6 46 (11.19%) React
7 43 (10.46%) .NET
8 41 (9.98%) HTML5
9 33 (8.03%) RESTful
10 26 (6.33%) ASP.NET
11 25 (6.08%) Web Services
12 21 (5.11%) CSS3
13 20 (4.87%) SOAP
14 18 (4.38%) JSON
15 17 (4.14%) Sass
16 16 (3.89%) LESS
16 16 (3.89%) XML
17 14 (3.41%) JPA
18 13 (3.16%) jQuery
18 13 (3.16%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.00%) User Experience
2 26 (6.33%) Data Structures
3 23 (5.60%) Algorithms
4 21 (5.11%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (4.14%) Greenfield Project
7 12 (2.92%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (1.46%) PKI
8 6 (1.46%) Virtual Team
9 4 (0.97%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.97%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.97%) PMI
10 3 (0.73%) Derivative
10 3 (0.73%) Equities
10 3 (0.73%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.49%) FMCG
11 2 (0.49%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.49%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 43 (10.46%) Linux
2 25 (6.08%) Unix
2 25 (6.08%) Windows
3 16 (3.89%) Android
4 15 (3.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (2.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.95%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.97%) Solaris
8 3 (0.73%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.24%) AIX
9 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (24.57%) Scrum
2 73 (17.76%) TDD
3 62 (15.09%) Test Automation
4 52 (12.65%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (9.98%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (9.49%) User Stories
7 38 (9.25%) OO
7 38 (9.25%) Project Management
7 38 (9.25%) Web Development
8 32 (7.79%) Software Engineering
9 31 (7.54%) BDD
10 30 (7.30%) Kanban
11 29 (7.06%) SDLC
12 28 (6.81%) Front End Development
13 26 (6.33%) MVC
13 26 (6.33%) User Acceptance Testing
13 26 (6.33%) Waterfall
14 23 (5.60%) DevOps
15 19 (4.62%) Business Analysis
15 19 (4.62%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 142 (34.55%) Java
2 133 (32.36%) JavaScript
3 103 (25.06%) SQL
4 56 (13.63%) C#
5 39 (9.49%) Python
6 25 (6.08%) PowerShell
7 23 (5.60%) Perl
8 18 (4.38%) Ruby
9 13 (3.16%) Bash Shell
10 12 (2.92%) C++
11 8 (1.95%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.70%) ES6
12 7 (1.70%) PHP
13 6 (1.46%) Scala
14 5 (1.22%) VBScript
15 3 (0.73%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 3 (0.73%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.73%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.73%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.49%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 17 (4.14%) Degree
2 9 (2.19%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.70%) BC Cleared
4 6 (1.46%) ISEB
5 5 (1.22%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.24%) HND
7 1 (0.24%) IBM Certification
7 1 (0.24%) PMP
7 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.54%) QA
2 18 (4.38%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.73%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.24%) COBIT
5 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.24%) EMIR
5 1 (0.24%) MiFID
5 1 (0.24%) PMO
5 1 (0.24%) PSD2
5 1 (0.24%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (5.35%) Docker
2 10 (2.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.73%) NFS
5 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.24%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (5.60%) Ansible
2 17 (4.14%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (3.65%) SCCM
4 14 (3.41%) Puppet
5 10 (2.43%) IBM BigFix
5 10 (2.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 9 (2.19%) Cobbler
7 6 (1.46%) Netcool
7 6 (1.46%) RSA Archer
7 6 (1.46%) SCOM
8 5 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.97%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.73%) Terraform
10 3 (0.73%) WMI
11 2 (0.49%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 2 (0.49%) Consul
11 2 (0.49%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.49%) Packer
11 2 (0.49%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 44 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 35 (8.52%) Oracle
3 21 (5.11%) IBM
4 16 (3.89%) Perforce
4 16 (3.89%) Symantec
5 14 (3.41%) HP
6 10 (2.43%) Dell
7 9 (2.19%) Sybase
8 8 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.70%) TIBCO
10 6 (1.46%) CyberArk
10 6 (1.46%) Informatica
10 6 (1.46%) Sitecore
10 6 (1.46%) VMware
11 5 (1.22%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.22%) Twitter
12 4 (0.97%) SAP
13 2 (0.49%) MicroStrategy
13 2 (0.49%) Talend
13 2 (0.49%) Telerik