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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 28 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 8 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 27 47 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 12.44% 15.56% 11.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.27% 19.92% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 19
Median daily rate £400 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £30.19 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +0.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.65 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+6.62% +10.34%
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
166 236 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 76.50% 78.15% 74.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 139 92
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Median hourly rate £22.85 £30.19 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +13.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.40 £20.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.54 £135.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool 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 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 28 September 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 28 September 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 15 (30.61%) Java
2 12 (24.49%) Oracle
3 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
3 10 (20.41%) SQL
3 10 (20.41%) Web Services
3 10 (20.41%) Scrum
4 8 (16.33%) HTML
5 7 (14.29%) C#
5 7 (14.29%) .NET
5 7 (14.29%) Project Management
5 7 (14.29%) MVC
5 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database
6 6 (12.24%) Finance
6 6 (12.24%) Spring
6 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
6 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
7 5 (10.20%) Unix
7 5 (10.20%) XML
7 5 (10.20%) Banking
7 5 (10.20%) SDLC
8 4 (8.16%) Case Management
8 4 (8.16%) JIRA
8 4 (8.16%) Selenium
8 4 (8.16%) jQuery
8 4 (8.16%) Multithreading
8 4 (8.16%) Sitecore
8 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (8.16%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (8.16%) TDD

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 4 (8.16%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (6.12%) CMS
3 2 (4.08%) ColdFusion
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.08%) SAS
3 2 (4.08%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.04%) Confluence
4 1 (2.04%) JBoss
4 1 (2.04%) Liferay
4 1 (2.04%) Mule
4 1 (2.04%) Mule ESB
4 1 (2.04%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Mingle
1 2 (4.08%) MS Project
2 1 (2.04%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Internet
2 2 (4.08%) BIG-IP
2 2 (4.08%) DHCP
2 2 (4.08%) DNS
2 2 (4.08%) LAN
2 2 (4.08%) SNMP
2 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.08%) VoIP
2 2 (4.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.04%) DB2
5 1 (2.04%) Essbase
5 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.04%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.04%) Power BI
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) JIRA
1 4 (8.16%) Selenium
2 3 (6.12%) Grunt
2 3 (6.12%) NuGet
3 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.08%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.04%) Moq
4 1 (2.04%) NUnit
4 1 (2.04%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (2.04%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (2.04%) Subversion
4 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Advertising
3 2 (4.08%) Music Industry
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Games
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Developer
2 10 (20.41%) Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.16%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.16%) SQL Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.12%) IT Manager
6 3 (6.12%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (6.12%) IT Security Manager
6 3 (6.12%) IT Security Project Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Security Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Security Project Manager
6 3 (6.12%) SSIS Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Agile Developer
7 2 (4.08%) SOX Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) Web Services
2 8 (16.33%) HTML
3 7 (14.29%) .NET
4 6 (12.24%) Spring
5 5 (10.20%) XML
6 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
6 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (8.16%) jQuery
7 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.08%) CSS
7 2 (4.08%) Entity Framework
7 2 (4.08%) J2EE
8 1 (2.04%) Ajax
8 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.04%) NHibernate
8 1 (2.04%) SOAP
8 1 (2.04%) WinForms
8 1 (2.04%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) User Experience
3 2 (4.08%) IVR
3 2 (4.08%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.04%) Blog
4 1 (2.04%) CESG
4 1 (2.04%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) NHS
4 1 (2.04%) Social Media
4 1 (2.04%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Unix
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Solaris
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) Scrum
2 7 (14.29%) MVC
2 7 (14.29%) Project Management
3 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
4 5 (10.20%) SDLC
5 4 (8.16%) Case Management
5 4 (8.16%) ETL
5 4 (8.16%) Multithreading
5 4 (8.16%) TDD
6 3 (6.12%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.12%) Data Modelling
6 3 (6.12%) Information Security
6 3 (6.12%) Integration Testing
6 3 (6.12%) Kanban
6 3 (6.12%) Migration
6 3 (6.12%) SOA
6 3 (6.12%) TOGAF
6 3 (6.12%) Use Case
6 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) Java
2 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
2 10 (20.41%) SQL
3 7 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.04%) Python
5 1 (2.04%) Ruby
5 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) ISEB
2 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.04%) CISSP
3 1 (2.04%) CLAS
3 1 (2.04%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) MCAD
3 1 (2.04%) MCP
3 1 (2.04%) MCSD
3 1 (2.04%) MCTS
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (4.08%) XenApp
1 2 (4.08%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 12 (24.49%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.08%) Citrix
3 2 (4.08%) Sony
3 2 (4.08%) Sun
3 2 (4.08%) Talend
3 2 (4.08%) Teradata
3 2 (4.08%) VMware
4 1 (2.04%) Perforce
4 1 (2.04%) Sybase