The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 22 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 57.89% 18.18% 8.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 64.71% 22.22% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 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 £43.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +21.52%
Agile Software Development
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34 54 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 89.47% 81.82% 80.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 31 13
Median daily rate £338 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £451 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £387
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £8.14 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Lothian 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 West Lothian

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston +4 18 £350 -6.66% 3
Agile Software Development
Scotland

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 11 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 24 (58.54%) Java
2 23 (56.10%) CRM
3 22 (53.66%) SQL
3 22 (53.66%) Scrum
4 16 (39.02%) Relational Database
5 15 (36.59%) Oracle
6 14 (34.15%) Oracle Database
7 13 (31.71%) PL/SQL
8 12 (29.27%) Unix
9 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (24.39%) SDLC
10 10 (24.39%) HP
10 10 (24.39%) Data Modelling
10 10 (24.39%) SOA
10 10 (24.39%) Spring
11 9 (21.95%) RDBMS
11 9 (21.95%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (19.51%) Change Control
12 8 (19.51%) Middleware
13 7 (17.07%) Billing
13 7 (17.07%) J2EE
13 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
13 7 (17.07%) User Stories
14 6 (14.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 6 (14.63%) HP Quality Center
14 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (14.63%) Functional Testing
14 6 (14.63%) Java EE
14 6 (14.63%) OOA/OOD
14 6 (14.63%) OO

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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 (14.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.44%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) Relational Database
2 14 (34.15%) Oracle Database
3 9 (21.95%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) HP UFT
1 5 (12.20%) JIRA
1 5 (12.20%) Selenium
1 5 (12.20%) Subversion
2 4 (9.76%) LoadRunner
3 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.32%) Maven
4 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (2.44%) Axure RP
5 1 (2.44%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (17.07%) Billing
1 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Automotive
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Games
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) Designer
2 9 (21.95%) Test Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Database Designer
4 7 (17.07%) Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Java Developer
5 5 (12.20%) QA Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Test Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) QA Test Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.32%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Test Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Performance Test Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) Spring
2 8 (19.51%) Middleware
3 7 (17.07%) J2EE
4 6 (14.63%) Java EE
5 4 (9.76%) AngularJS
5 4 (9.76%) XML
6 3 (7.32%) .NET
6 3 (7.32%) RESTful
6 3 (7.32%) XML Messaging
7 2 (4.88%) Node.js
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.44%) JMS
8 1 (2.44%) jQuery
8 1 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.44%) Web Services
8 1 (2.44%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Replication
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) Unix
2 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) CRM
2 22 (53.66%) Scrum
3 10 (24.39%) Data Modelling
3 10 (24.39%) SDLC
3 10 (24.39%) SOA
4 9 (21.95%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (19.51%) Change Control
6 7 (17.07%) User Stories
7 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (14.63%) Functional Testing
7 6 (14.63%) OO
7 6 (14.63%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (12.20%) Project Planning
8 5 (12.20%) Risk Management
8 5 (12.20%) TDD
8 5 (12.20%) Test Strategy
8 5 (12.20%) Waterfall
9 4 (9.76%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (9.76%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) Java
2 22 (53.66%) SQL
3 13 (31.71%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.32%) C#
5 2 (4.88%) C++
5 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (9.76%) HP SiteScope
2 4 (9.76%) OpenView
3 1 (2.44%) Graphite
3 1 (2.44%) Kibana
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Oracle
2 10 (24.39%) HP
3 1 (2.44%) Twitter
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