The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 9 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 30 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 12.93% 10.63% 7.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.96% 14.19% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 5
Average daily rate £450 £408 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.42% +8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £363 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £445 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £398 £364
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +9.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.50 £36.40 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+22.25% -0.27%
Agile Software Development
Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
188 155 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 81.03% 74.88% 63.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 82 43
Average daily rate £438 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £220 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £675 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Liverpool region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 24 (37.50%) Waterfall
2 20 (31.25%) HTML
3 19 (29.69%) SQL
4 18 (28.13%) SQL Server
4 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
5 17 (26.56%) Java
6 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
6 15 (23.44%) E-Commerce
6 15 (23.44%) Git (software)
7 14 (21.88%) Finance
7 14 (21.88%) Scrum
8 13 (20.31%) HTML5
8 13 (20.31%) iPad
9 11 (17.19%) Web Services
10 10 (15.63%) Unit Testing
10 10 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (14.06%) Node.js
12 8 (12.50%) MVC
12 8 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
12 8 (12.50%) OO
12 8 (12.50%) CSS
12 8 (12.50%) CRM
12 8 (12.50%) Middleware
12 8 (12.50%) Project Management
12 8 (12.50%) RESTful
12 8 (12.50%) React
13 7 (10.94%) gulp
13 7 (10.94%) Express
13 7 (10.94%) Performance Monitoring
13 7 (10.94%) Software Architecture

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (14.06%) Node.js
2 4 (6.25%) Apache Pig
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.56%) Apache
4 1 (1.56%) CMS
4 1 (1.56%) IIS
4 1 (1.56%) Jetty
4 1 (1.56%) nginx
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.56%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) HTTP
2 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.69%) DHCP
3 3 (4.69%) DNS
4 2 (3.13%) BIG-IP
4 2 (3.13%) LAN
4 2 (3.13%) SNMP
4 2 (3.13%) VoIP
4 2 (3.13%) WAN
5 1 (1.56%) FTP
5 1 (1.56%) IPsec
5 1 (1.56%) Network Security
5 1 (1.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) Apache Hive
2 4 (6.25%) Big Data
2 4 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.56%) DB2
4 1 (1.56%) Informix
4 1 (1.56%) MySQL
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (23.44%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.94%) gulp
3 6 (9.38%) Subversion
4 5 (7.81%) Bugzilla
5 4 (6.25%) Grunt
5 4 (6.25%) Hudson
5 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.25%) JIRA
6 2 (3.13%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.56%) eggPlant
7 1 (1.56%) MSTest
7 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (21.88%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Back Office
2 2 (3.13%) Banking
2 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (56.25%) Developer
2 22 (34.38%) Analyst
3 9 (14.06%) Analyst Developer
4 7 (10.94%) Node.js Developer
4 7 (10.94%) Project Manager
5 6 (9.38%) Business Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (7.81%) HTML Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Big Data Developer
7 4 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.69%) IT Manager
8 3 (4.69%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (4.69%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.25%) HTML
2 13 (20.31%) HTML5
3 11 (17.19%) Web Services
4 8 (12.50%) CSS
4 8 (12.50%) Middleware
4 8 (12.50%) React
4 8 (12.50%) RESTful
5 7 (10.94%) Express
6 6 (9.38%) AngularJS
6 6 (9.38%) Spring
7 5 (7.81%) Backbone.js
7 5 (7.81%) Hibernate
7 5 (7.81%) jQuery
8 4 (6.25%) .NET
8 4 (6.25%) Browserify
8 4 (6.25%) CSS3
8 4 (6.25%) Mustache
8 4 (6.25%) Sass
8 4 (6.25%) Struts
9 3 (4.69%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) iPad
2 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.81%) User Experience
4 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.13%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.13%) IVR
6 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Linux
1 7 (10.94%) Windows
2 4 (6.25%) Unix
3 2 (3.13%) Solaris
4 1 (1.56%) Windows CE
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) Waterfall
2 15 (23.44%) E-Commerce
3 14 (21.88%) Scrum
4 10 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (15.63%) Unit Testing
5 8 (12.50%) CRM
5 8 (12.50%) MVC
5 8 (12.50%) OO
5 8 (12.50%) Project Management
6 7 (10.94%) OOD
6 7 (10.94%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (10.94%) Software Architecture
6 7 (10.94%) Test Scripting
7 6 (9.38%) Business Analysis
7 6 (9.38%) SDLC
8 5 (7.81%) Front End Development
8 5 (7.81%) Isomorphic JavaScript
8 5 (7.81%) Use Case
8 5 (7.81%) Web Development
8 5 (7.81%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.69%) SQL
2 17 (26.56%) Java
3 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.25%) C#
4 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.13%) ES6
5 2 (3.13%) JSX
6 1 (1.56%) C
6 1 (1.56%) Perl
6 1 (1.56%) Ruby
6 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.56%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) ISEB
3 2 (3.13%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) AAT
4 1 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) HDFS
2 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (3.13%) XenApp
3 2 (3.13%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle
3 3 (4.69%) VMware
4 2 (3.13%) Citrix
4 2 (3.13%) Rally
4 2 (3.13%) Sun
5 1 (1.56%) Google
5 1 (1.56%) HP
5 1 (1.56%) Sybase
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 days ago