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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 9 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 47.37% 16.88% 20.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 47.37% 20.00% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 2
Median daily rate £374 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £268 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £396 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +11.11%
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
19 65 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 100.00% 84.42% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 22
Median daily rate £370 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £280 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £397 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 28 July 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 11 (50.00%) CRM
1 11 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 9 (40.91%) SDLC
3 7 (31.82%) Billing
3 7 (31.82%) Systems Analysis
3 7 (31.82%) Supply Chain Management
3 7 (31.82%) Requirements Management
4 6 (27.27%) TDD
4 6 (27.27%) Java
5 5 (22.73%) Change Management
5 5 (22.73%) Scrum
6 4 (18.18%) Spring
6 4 (18.18%) Degree
6 4 (18.18%) Project Management
6 4 (18.18%) SQL
6 4 (18.18%) BDD
6 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
7 3 (13.64%) Open Source
7 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
7 3 (13.64%) XML
7 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
7 3 (13.64%) Unix
7 3 (13.64%) Finance
7 3 (13.64%) Kanban
7 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.64%) Data Management
7 3 (13.64%) Migration
8 2 (9.09%) Java EE
8 2 (9.09%) RESTful

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (31.82%) Billing
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Business Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Data Centre Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Data Migration Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Data Migration Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Migration Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Migration Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Spring
2 3 (13.64%) XML
3 2 (9.09%) CSS
3 2 (9.09%) HTML
3 2 (9.09%) Java EE
3 2 (9.09%) JMS
3 2 (9.09%) RESTful
3 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) XSD
4 1 (4.55%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Unix
2 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) CRM
1 11 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 11 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 9 (40.91%) SDLC
3 7 (31.82%) Requirements Management
3 7 (31.82%) Supply Chain Management
3 7 (31.82%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (27.27%) TDD
5 5 (22.73%) Change Management
5 5 (22.73%) Scrum
6 4 (18.18%) BDD
6 4 (18.18%) Project Management
7 3 (13.64%) Data Management
7 3 (13.64%) Kanban
7 3 (13.64%) Migration
7 3 (13.64%) Open Source
7 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
7 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
8 2 (9.09%) OO
8 2 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Graphite
1 2 (9.09%) Kibana
2 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) HP
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle