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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
North West / Merseyside
Rank 2 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 57 33 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 22.27% 10.00% 6.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.50% 12.04% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 25 5
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +21.62%

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
200 274 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 78.13% 83.03% 70.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 160 95
Median daily rate £480 £425 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.94% +39.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 6
Median hourly rate £12.50 £40.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.75% +166.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £32.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.15 £71.50 £16.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +9 49 £500 +11.11% 10
Bootle +1 1 £465 -
Wirral -4 1 £301 +33.55% 2
Southport - 1 £375 - 3
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 31 (33.33%) Java
1 31 (33.33%) Scrum
2 30 (32.26%) .NET
3 28 (30.11%) TDD
4 27 (29.03%) Oracle
5 26 (27.96%) JavaScript
6 22 (23.66%) C#
6 22 (23.66%) MVC
7 21 (22.58%) SQL
8 20 (21.51%) HTML
8 20 (21.51%) Linux
9 17 (18.28%) Spring
10 16 (17.20%) ASP.NET
10 16 (17.20%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (16.13%) BDD
11 15 (16.13%) CSS
11 15 (16.13%) DevOps
12 14 (15.05%) Microservices
12 14 (15.05%) Microsoft
12 14 (15.05%) Open Source
13 13 (13.98%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (13.98%) MongoDB
13 13 (13.98%) AngularJS
14 12 (12.90%) Finance
14 12 (12.90%) Jenkins
15 11 (11.83%) API Design
15 11 (11.83%) NoSQL
15 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Azure
15 11 (11.83%) Kanban
15 11 (11.83%) Git (software)

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 5 (5.38%) CMS
2 3 (3.23%) IIS
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (2.15%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.15%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.08%) DNN
4 1 (1.08%) Immediacy CMS
4 1 (1.08%) JBoss
4 1 (1.08%) Kentico
4 1 (1.08%) Liferay
4 1 (1.08%) Mule
4 1 (1.08%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.08%) SAS
4 1 (1.08%) Sitefinity
4 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.38%) MS Office
3 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.15%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.15%) GitHub
4 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.08%) Office 365
4 1 (1.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) BIG-IP
1 2 (2.15%) DHCP
1 2 (2.15%) DNS
1 2 (2.15%) LAN
1 2 (2.15%) SNMP
1 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.15%) VoIP
1 2 (2.15%) WAN
2 1 (1.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.98%) MongoDB
2 11 (11.83%) NoSQL
3 10 (10.75%) MySQL
4 9 (9.68%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.30%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (2.15%) RavenDB
8 1 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.08%) DB2
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (12.90%) Jenkins
2 11 (11.83%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.38%) Grunt
3 5 (5.38%) JIRA
4 4 (4.30%) Subversion
5 3 (3.23%) NuGet
5 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.15%) gulp
6 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.08%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.08%) GitLab
7 1 (1.08%) Moq
7 1 (1.08%) NUnit
7 1 (1.08%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (1.08%) Selenium
7 1 (1.08%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (1.08%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (12.90%) Finance
2 5 (5.38%) Banking
3 3 (3.23%) Retail
4 2 (2.15%) Legal
4 2 (2.15%) Marketing
4 2 (2.15%) Music Industry
5 1 (1.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 49 (52.69%) Developer
2 20 (21.51%) .NET Developer
3 15 (16.13%) Java Developer
4 11 (11.83%) Agile Developer
4 11 (11.83%) Agile Java Developer
5 9 (9.68%) C# Developer
6 8 (8.60%) Architect
6 8 (8.60%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.53%) Analyst
7 7 (7.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (7.53%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Principal Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Senior Agile Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Business Analyst
9 5 (5.38%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.30%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (32.26%) .NET
2 20 (21.51%) HTML
3 17 (18.28%) Spring
4 16 (17.20%) ASP.NET
5 15 (16.13%) CSS
6 13 (13.98%) AngularJS
6 13 (13.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (11.83%) .NET Framework
8 10 (10.75%) jQuery
8 10 (10.75%) RESTful
9 9 (9.68%) Web Services
10 7 (7.53%) Spring Boot
11 5 (5.38%) HTML5
11 5 (5.38%) J2EE
11 5 (5.38%) REST
12 4 (4.30%) CSS3
12 4 (4.30%) JSON
12 4 (4.30%) SOAP
12 4 (4.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (4.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.30%) Fintech
2 4 (4.30%) User Experience
3 2 (2.15%) IVR
4 1 (1.08%) Blog
4 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.08%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.08%) NHS
4 1 (1.08%) Social Media
4 1 (1.08%) Tandem
4 1 (1.08%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.51%) Linux
2 9 (9.68%) Unix
3 7 (7.53%) Windows
4 3 (3.23%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.15%) Solaris
6 1 (1.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.33%) Scrum
2 28 (30.11%) TDD
3 22 (23.66%) MVC
4 16 (17.20%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (16.13%) BDD
5 15 (16.13%) DevOps
6 14 (15.05%) Microservices
6 14 (15.05%) Open Source
7 11 (11.83%) API Design
7 11 (11.83%) Kanban
8 10 (10.75%) Front End Development
9 8 (8.60%) Configuration Management
9 8 (8.60%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (8.60%) Project Management
9 8 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.53%) Automated Testing
10 7 (7.53%) PRINCE2
11 6 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (6.45%) Coaching
12 5 (5.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 31 (33.33%) Java
2 26 (27.96%) JavaScript
3 22 (23.66%) C#
4 21 (22.58%) SQL
5 5 (5.38%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.23%) Ruby
7 2 (2.15%) Scala
8 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.08%) Python
8 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) SC Cleared
1 6 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.30%) Degree
3 3 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.08%) ISEB
4 1 (1.08%) MCAD
4 1 (1.08%) MCP
4 1 (1.08%) MCSD
4 1 (1.08%) MCTS
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.15%) QA
3 1 (1.08%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.15%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (2.15%) XenApp
2 2 (2.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (29.03%) Oracle
2 14 (15.05%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.60%) VMware
4 5 (5.38%) Teradata
5 4 (4.30%) Sitecore
6 3 (3.23%) Siebel
7 2 (2.15%) Citrix
7 2 (2.15%) Google
7 2 (2.15%) Sun
8 1 (1.08%) Alterian
8 1 (1.08%) Ektron
8 1 (1.08%) EPiServer
8 1 (1.08%) Perforce
8 1 (1.08%) Sybase
8 1 (1.08%) Talend
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