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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 11 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 36.67% 17.54% 13.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 39.29% 20.83% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 3
Median daily rate £395 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £276 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £429 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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 48 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 93.33% 84.21% 86.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 23
Median daily rate £395 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £255 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £19.50 - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Livingston

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Livingston region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Livingston

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 10 (37.04%) Stakeholder Management
1 10 (37.04%) Waterfall
2 9 (33.33%) Java
3 7 (25.93%) CRM
3 7 (25.93%) Billing
4 6 (22.22%) Finance
4 6 (22.22%) Migration
4 6 (22.22%) Supply Chain Management
4 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) J2EE
4 6 (22.22%) SDLC
4 6 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (22.22%) Requirements Management
5 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
5 5 (18.52%) TDD
5 5 (18.52%) Change Management
6 4 (14.81%) Spring
6 4 (14.81%) Project Management
6 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
6 4 (14.81%) Oracle
6 4 (14.81%) Degree
7 3 (11.11%) Open Source
7 3 (11.11%) BDD
7 3 (11.11%) Ant
7 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 3 (11.11%) IBM
7 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 3 (11.11%) Data Management
8 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
8 2 (7.41%) Scrum

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 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Project
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Ant
2 1 (3.70%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.70%) HP UFT
General
1 7 (25.93%) Billing
2 6 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Analyst
1 7 (25.93%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Business Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Data Centre Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Portal Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Data Migration Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Data Migration Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Java Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Migration Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Migration Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) J2EE
2 4 (14.81%) Spring
3 2 (7.41%) CSS
3 2 (7.41%) HTML
4 1 (3.70%) JMS
4 1 (3.70%) RESTful
4 1 (3.70%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) XML
4 1 (3.70%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
1 2 (7.41%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Stakeholder Management
1 10 (37.04%) Waterfall
2 7 (25.93%) CRM
3 6 (22.22%) Migration
3 6 (22.22%) Requirements Management
3 6 (22.22%) SDLC
3 6 (22.22%) Supply Chain Management
3 6 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) Change Management
4 5 (18.52%) TDD
5 4 (14.81%) Project Management
6 3 (11.11%) BDD
6 3 (11.11%) Data Management
6 3 (11.11%) Open Source
6 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.41%) Coaching
7 2 (7.41%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.41%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.70%) Graphite
2 1 (3.70%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) IBM