The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 7 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 37 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 12.50% 7.43% 6.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.59% 8.84% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 16 10
Median daily rate £400 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £341 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £500 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.19 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £43.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
Agile Software Development
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
223 294 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 75.34% 84.00% 76.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 153 123
Median daily rate £388 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £508 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 8
Median hourly rate £22.85 £30.19 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +101.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.04 £50.50 £19.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Liverpool +7 29 £400 -8.57% 8
Wirral - 1 - - 2
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 24 (33.33%) .NET
2 22 (30.56%) C#
2 22 (30.56%) MVC
3 21 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 19 (26.39%) Oracle
4 19 (26.39%) Scrum
5 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET
6 16 (22.22%) SQL
6 16 (22.22%) Java
7 14 (19.44%) HTML
7 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (18.06%) AngularJS
9 12 (16.67%) Web Services
9 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 12 (16.67%) Finance
10 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
10 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (13.89%) Linux
12 9 (12.50%) .NET Framework
12 9 (12.50%) jQuery
12 9 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (11.11%) TDD
14 7 (9.72%) Banking
14 7 (9.72%) CSS
14 7 (9.72%) Unix
14 7 (9.72%) Windows
14 7 (9.72%) XML
14 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
14 7 (9.72%) JIRA

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 6 (8.33%) CMS
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (4.17%) IIS
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.78%) SAS
4 2 (2.78%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.39%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.39%) Confluence
5 1 (1.39%) DNN
5 1 (1.39%) Immediacy CMS
5 1 (1.39%) JBoss
5 1 (1.39%) Kentico
5 1 (1.39%) Liferay
5 1 (1.39%) Mule
5 1 (1.39%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.39%) Sitefinity
5 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.17%) MS Office
3 2 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.39%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.39%) Mingle
4 1 (1.39%) MS Project
4 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.39%) GitHub
3 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) BIG-IP
1 2 (2.78%) DHCP
1 2 (2.78%) DNS
1 2 (2.78%) Internet
1 2 (2.78%) LAN
1 2 (2.78%) SNMP
1 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.78%) VoIP
1 2 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.17%) MySQL
4 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (2.78%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.39%) DB2
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) JIRA
2 5 (6.94%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.56%) Subversion
4 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.17%) Grunt
4 3 (4.17%) NuGet
4 3 (4.17%) Selenium
4 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.39%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.39%) GitLab
6 1 (1.39%) Moq
6 1 (1.39%) NUnit
6 1 (1.39%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.39%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Banking
3 3 (4.17%) Retail
4 2 (2.78%) Advertising
4 2 (2.78%) Legal
4 2 (2.78%) Marketing
4 2 (2.78%) Music Industry
5 1 (1.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (51.39%) Developer
2 17 (23.61%) .NET Developer
3 10 (13.89%) C# Developer
4 9 (12.50%) Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) Architect
6 7 (9.72%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Business Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) Java Developer
8 5 (6.94%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Lead
9 4 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.56%) Technical Leader
10 3 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (4.17%) SSIS Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Agile Developer
11 2 (2.78%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (33.33%) .NET
2 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET
3 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (19.44%) HTML
4 13 (18.06%) AngularJS
5 12 (16.67%) Web Services
6 9 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 9 (12.50%) jQuery
7 7 (9.72%) CSS
7 7 (9.72%) XML
8 6 (8.33%) Spring
9 5 (6.94%) REST
10 4 (5.56%) Entity Framework
10 4 (5.56%) HTML5
10 4 (5.56%) JSON
10 4 (5.56%) Node.js
10 4 (5.56%) SOAP
10 4 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (4.17%) Hibernate
11 3 (4.17%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.56%) Fintech
2 4 (5.56%) User Experience
3 2 (2.78%) IVR
3 2 (2.78%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.39%) Blog
4 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.39%) NHS
4 1 (1.39%) Social Media
4 1 (1.39%) Tandem
4 1 (1.39%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.89%) Linux
2 7 (9.72%) Unix
2 7 (9.72%) Windows
3 3 (4.17%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.56%) MVC
2 19 (26.39%) Scrum
3 9 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (11.11%) TDD
5 7 (9.72%) Automated Testing
5 7 (9.72%) Open Source
6 6 (8.33%) SOA
7 5 (6.94%) DevOps
8 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.56%) Content Management
8 4 (5.56%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.56%) Kanban
8 4 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (5.56%) Microservices
8 4 (5.56%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.56%) Web Application Development
9 3 (4.17%) ETL
9 3 (4.17%) Project Management
9 3 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.56%) C#
2 21 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 16 (22.22%) Java
3 16 (22.22%) SQL
4 4 (5.56%) Ruby
4 4 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.39%) Python
7 1 (1.39%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (1.39%) ISEB
3 1 (1.39%) MCAD
3 1 (1.39%) MCP
3 1 (1.39%) MCSD
3 1 (1.39%) MCTS
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.78%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (2.78%) XenApp
1 2 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 19 (26.39%) Oracle
2 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.33%) Teradata
4 5 (6.94%) Sitecore
5 3 (4.17%) Siebel
6 2 (2.78%) Citrix
6 2 (2.78%) Google
6 2 (2.78%) Sun
6 2 (2.78%) Talend
6 2 (2.78%) VMware
7 1 (1.39%) Alterian
7 1 (1.39%) Ektron
7 1 (1.39%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.39%) Perforce
7 1 (1.39%) Sony
7 1 (1.39%) Sybase
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
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