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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 11 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 22 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 11.22% 9.44% 14.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.79% 12.78% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 9
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£338 £353 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £302 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £485 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +9.33%
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
131 133 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 66.84% 73.89% 65.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 83 53
Average daily rate £375 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £503 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, 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 16 (48.48%) Java
2 14 (42.42%) Spring
3 13 (39.39%) Hibernate
4 12 (36.36%) Oracle
5 11 (33.33%) Web Services
5 11 (33.33%) HTML
6 10 (30.30%) Swing
6 10 (30.30%) TIBCO
6 10 (30.30%) EJB
6 10 (30.30%) Scrum
6 10 (30.30%) JSF
6 10 (30.30%) jQuery
7 9 (27.27%) E-Commerce
7 9 (27.27%) RDBMS
7 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
8 7 (21.21%) EJB 3.0
8 7 (21.21%) TDD
9 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
10 5 (15.15%) Multimedia
10 5 (15.15%) Degree
10 5 (15.15%) .NET
10 5 (15.15%) J2EE
10 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database
10 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
11 4 (12.12%) Scala
11 4 (12.12%) BDD
11 4 (12.12%) MySQL
11 4 (12.12%) Windows
11 4 (12.12%) OOA/OOD
11 4 (12.12%) SQL

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1 (3.03%) CICS
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Ethernet
1 2 (6.06%) VPN
1 2 (6.06%) DSL
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
1 2 (6.06%) Firewall
1 2 (6.06%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) RDBMS
1 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database
3 4 (12.12%) MySQL
4 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.03%) Adabas
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.03%) JUnit
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (15.15%) Multimedia
2 4 (12.12%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Java Software Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Java Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) IT Support
6 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) WPF Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) Spring
2 13 (39.39%) Hibernate
3 11 (33.33%) Web Services
3 11 (33.33%) HTML
4 10 (30.30%) Swing
4 10 (30.30%) EJB
4 10 (30.30%) JSF
4 10 (30.30%) jQuery
5 7 (21.21%) EJB 3.0
6 5 (15.15%) .NET
6 5 (15.15%) J2EE
7 2 (6.06%) WCF
7 2 (6.06%) WPF
8 1 (3.03%) Ajax
8 1 (3.03%) NHibernate
8 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.03%) DHTML
8 1 (3.03%) CSS
8 1 (3.03%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
1 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Android
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
2 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
2 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Scrum
2 9 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 7 (21.21%) TDD
4 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
6 4 (12.12%) BDD
6 4 (12.12%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 3 (9.09%) V-Model
8 2 (6.06%) SOA
8 2 (6.06%) Time Management
8 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Integration Testing
9 1 (3.03%) Regression Testing
9 1 (3.03%) Use Case
9 1 (3.03%) Release Management
9 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.03%) Performance Testing
9 1 (3.03%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) Java
2 4 (12.12%) Scala
2 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) C#
3 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.03%) ActionScript
4 1 (3.03%) C++
4 1 (3.03%) COBOL
4 1 (3.03%) NATURAL
4 1 (3.03%) Assembly Language
4 1 (3.03%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (3.03%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 3 (9.09%) ISEB
3 2 (6.06%) CCNA
3 2 (6.06%) MCSE
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.06%) MCITP
4 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Oracle
2 10 (30.30%) TIBCO
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.06%) Adobe
4 2 (6.06%) HP
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco
4 2 (6.06%) VMware
5 1 (3.03%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) Sybase
5 1 (3.03%) Apple
5 1 (3.03%) IBM
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