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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 15 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 13 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.34% 11.11% 13.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% 15.89% 19.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 11
Average daily rate
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£420 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £280 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £362 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -2.70%
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
130 107 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 73.45% 69.93% 71.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 70 50
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 £19.64 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.71% -12.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 (47.06%) Web Services
2 15 (44.12%) HTML
2 15 (44.12%) Oracle
3 14 (41.18%) Java
3 14 (41.18%) jQuery
4 13 (38.24%) Spring
4 13 (38.24%) JSF
4 13 (38.24%) TIBCO
4 13 (38.24%) EJB
4 13 (38.24%) Swing
5 11 (32.35%) Hibernate
6 9 (26.47%) RDBMS
6 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
6 9 (26.47%) Relational Database
7 7 (20.59%) EJB 3.0
8 5 (14.71%) Scrum
8 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
8 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
8 5 (14.71%) Multimedia
8 5 (14.71%) Degree
8 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
9 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
9 4 (11.76%) Project Management
9 4 (11.76%) SQL
10 3 (8.82%) .NET
10 3 (8.82%) ISEB
10 3 (8.82%) Middleware
10 3 (8.82%) V-Model
10 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (8.82%) Software Testing

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (2.94%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.94%) CICS
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) RDBMS
1 9 (26.47%) Relational Database
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) Adabas
3 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.94%) JUnit
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 5 (14.71%) Multimedia
2 3 (8.82%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Java Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Business Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Software Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Java Software Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Programmer
8 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.94%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Project Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) Web Services
2 15 (44.12%) HTML
3 14 (41.18%) jQuery
4 13 (38.24%) Spring
4 13 (38.24%) JSF
4 13 (38.24%) EJB
4 13 (38.24%) Swing
5 11 (32.35%) Hibernate
6 7 (20.59%) EJB 3.0
7 3 (8.82%) .NET
7 3 (8.82%) Middleware
8 2 (5.88%) WCF
8 2 (5.88%) CSS
9 1 (2.94%) DHTML
9 1 (2.94%) XML
9 1 (2.94%) XSLT
9 1 (2.94%) JSP
9 1 (2.94%) Servlets
9 1 (2.94%) Struts
9 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
1 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000
1 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
2 5 (14.71%) Scrum
2 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
3 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
3 4 (11.76%) Project Management
4 3 (8.82%) V-Model
4 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (8.82%) Software Testing
5 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) Data Analytics
5 2 (5.88%) Analytics
5 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
5 2 (5.88%) Workflow
6 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.94%) Regression Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.94%) Manual Testing
6 1 (2.94%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) Java
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
3 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) COBOL
4 1 (2.94%) PHP
4 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.94%) Assembly Language
4 1 (2.94%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) ISEB
2 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Oracle
2 13 (38.24%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.94%) IBM
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
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