The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Lothian region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank 4 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 22 30 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 38.60% 49.18% 19.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.60% 49.18% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 11
Median daily rate £365 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £391 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Lothian region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
57 61 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 100.00% 100.00% 96.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 36 28
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £276 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £422 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £9.84 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Lothian region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Lothian

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Lothian

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the West Lothian region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

Developer
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 Developer within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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 -2 22 £365 -2.66% 1
Developer
Scotland

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Lothian region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) Scrum
3 13 (39.39%) SQL
3 13 (39.39%) .NET
3 13 (39.39%) AngularJS
4 12 (36.36%) C#
4 12 (36.36%) HTML
4 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 11 (33.33%) CSS
6 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 9 (27.27%) Java
6 9 (27.27%) Oracle
7 7 (21.21%) Spring
7 7 (21.21%) HTML5
7 7 (21.21%) T-SQL
8 6 (18.18%) Finance
8 6 (18.18%) MVC
8 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
8 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database
9 5 (15.15%) User Stories
9 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (15.15%) Web Development
9 5 (15.15%) Java EE
9 5 (15.15%) jQuery
9 5 (15.15%) TDD
9 5 (15.15%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (15.15%) OO
9 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
10 4 (12.12%) CRM

Developer Skill Set
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 2 (6.06%) IIS
1 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.03%) Tuxedo
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (3.03%) PeopleSoft HCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 6 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Subversion
2 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) Selenium
3 1 (3.03%) CruiseControl
3 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.03%) DbUnit
3 1 (3.03%) JUnit
3 1 (3.03%) Mockito
3 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.03%) Xcode
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Automotive
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Billing
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) .NET
1 13 (39.39%) AngularJS
2 12 (36.36%) HTML
3 11 (33.33%) CSS
4 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 7 (21.21%) HTML5
5 7 (21.21%) Spring
6 5 (15.15%) Java EE
6 5 (15.15%) jQuery
7 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (12.12%) Sass
8 3 (9.09%) Node.js
8 3 (9.09%) Web Services
9 2 (6.06%) Ajax
9 2 (6.06%) Angular 2
9 2 (6.06%) CSS3
9 2 (6.06%) RESTful
9 2 (6.06%) Spring Integration
9 2 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.03%) iPad
1 1 (3.03%) iPhone
1 1 (3.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
1 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.06%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Solaris
3 1 (3.03%) Unix
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) Scrum
3 6 (18.18%) MVC
4 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (15.15%) OO
4 5 (15.15%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (15.15%) TDD
4 5 (15.15%) User Stories
4 5 (15.15%) Web Development
5 4 (12.12%) CRM
6 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.09%) iOS Development
6 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.06%) Android Development
7 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.06%) Front End Development
7 2 (6.06%) Microservices
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.06%) SDLC
7 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) SQL
2 12 (36.36%) C#
2 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 9 (27.27%) Java
4 7 (21.21%) T-SQL
5 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) SQR
6 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) PeopleSoft
Livingston, West Lothian
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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