Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stirling 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 19 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 > Stirling
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 12 17
Rank change year-on-year +9 +5 -6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 12 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 23.53% 10.96% 6.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.53% 13.11% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 4
Stirling median daily rate £400 £455 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.09% +15.12% +5.40%
10th Percentile £116 £335 £371
90th Percentile £580 £491 £453
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stirling median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £41.50 £44.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -5.68% +3.53% +11.84%

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 Stirling with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Stirling
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 47 61 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 92.16% 83.56% 91.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 30 37
Stirling median daily rate £300 £338 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -25.00% +13.21%
10th Percentile £147 £275 £313
90th Percentile £488 £533 £543
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stirling median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.61
% change year-on-year +16.67% -18.00% +17.75%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Stirling

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Stirling

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Stirling over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Stirling

For the 6 months to 19 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 Stirling region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) User Experience
3 4 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 3 (25.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 3 (25.00%) gulp
4 3 (25.00%) Mobile First
4 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 3 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
4 3 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) React
4 3 (25.00%) webpack
4 3 (25.00%) Grunt
4 3 (25.00%) CSS3
4 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (25.00%) Sass
4 3 (25.00%) LESS
4 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (25.00%) Analytics
4 3 (25.00%) Photoshop
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (25.00%) Toad
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) Adobe

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stirling 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 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (16.67%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (25.00%) QlikView
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (8.33%) PowerCenter
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Grunt
1 3 (25.00%) gulp
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
1 3 (25.00%) Toad
1 3 (25.00%) webpack
2 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Programmer
2 2 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
2 2 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Informatica Designer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) CSS3
2 3 (25.00%) HTML5
2 3 (25.00%) LESS
2 3 (25.00%) React
2 3 (25.00%) Sass
2 3 (25.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) User Experience
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Scrum
2 4 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 3 (25.00%) Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 3 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Mobile First
3 3 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 3 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
3 3 (25.00%) SEO
3 3 (25.00%) Web Design
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) ETL
4 2 (16.67%) Predictive Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) R
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CISA
1 1 (8.33%) CISSP
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Adobe
1 3 (25.00%) HP
1 3 (25.00%) Informatica
2 2 (16.67%) Sun
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Twitter