The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 18 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 56.25% 20.63% 11.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 64.29% 25.49% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 0
Median daily rate £350 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £43.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +22.53%
Agile Software Development
West Lothian

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Livingston region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Livingston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
28 51 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 87.50% 80.95% 83.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 29 9
Median daily rate £363 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £460 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £8.14 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Livingston region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Livingston

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Livingston

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 Livingston region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 22 (61.11%) Scrum
2 20 (55.56%) Java
3 19 (52.78%) SQL
4 18 (50.00%) CRM
5 14 (38.89%) Relational Database
6 12 (33.33%) Oracle
7 11 (30.56%) PL/SQL
7 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database
8 10 (27.78%) Spring
9 9 (25.00%) Unix
9 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (25.00%) SDLC
10 8 (22.22%) Data Modelling
10 8 (22.22%) SOA
11 7 (19.44%) RDBMS
11 7 (19.44%) HP
11 7 (19.44%) Billing
11 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
11 7 (19.44%) User Stories
11 7 (19.44%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (16.67%) Java EE
12 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (16.67%) Change Control
12 6 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (16.67%) Middleware
12 6 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
12 6 (16.67%) OO
13 5 (13.89%) HP UFT
13 5 (13.89%) J2EE
13 5 (13.89%) Risk Management

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston 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 6 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.78%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) Relational Database
2 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database
3 7 (19.44%) RDBMS
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) HP UFT
1 5 (13.89%) JIRA
1 5 (13.89%) Selenium
1 5 (13.89%) Subversion
2 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.33%) Maven
3 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.56%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.78%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.78%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (19.44%) Billing
1 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Automotive
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Designer
2 7 (19.44%) Java Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Test Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Database Designer
4 5 (13.89%) QA Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) QA Test Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Test Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Agile Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Performance Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) Spring
2 6 (16.67%) Java EE
2 6 (16.67%) Middleware
3 5 (13.89%) J2EE
4 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.33%) .NET
5 3 (8.33%) RESTful
5 3 (8.33%) XML
6 2 (5.56%) Node.js
6 2 (5.56%) XML Messaging
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.78%) JMS
7 1 (2.78%) jQuery
7 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.78%) Web Services
7 1 (2.78%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Scrum
2 18 (50.00%) CRM
3 9 (25.00%) SDLC
4 8 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 8 (22.22%) SOA
5 7 (19.44%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (19.44%) User Stories
6 6 (16.67%) Change Control
6 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (16.67%) OO
6 6 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.89%) Functional Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Project Planning
7 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
7 5 (13.89%) TDD
7 5 (13.89%) Test Strategy
8 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
9 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
9 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) Java
2 19 (52.78%) SQL
3 11 (30.56%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (5.56%) C++
5 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.56%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (5.56%) OpenView
3 1 (2.78%) Graphite
3 1 (2.78%) Kibana
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) HP
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