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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 9 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 44 43 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 12.68% 12.18% 10.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.33% 17.62% 15.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 28 12
Median daily rate £425 £504 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.63% +41.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £272 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £675 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
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
287 244 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 82.71% 69.12% 63.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 128 61
Median daily rate £375 £468 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.78% +16.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £18.80 £51.67 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.61% +244.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -3 31 £450 -11.33% 8
Southport - 2 £338 - 2
Birkenhead - 1 £300 -
Bootle - 1 - -
Agile Software Development
North West

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 35 (40.70%) Microsoft
2 33 (38.37%) SQL
2 33 (38.37%) SQL Server
3 31 (36.05%) Waterfall
4 21 (24.42%) CRM
5 20 (23.26%) Dynamics CRM
6 17 (19.77%) Java
7 14 (16.28%) Project Management
7 14 (16.28%) Finance
8 11 (12.79%) Spring
8 11 (12.79%) Oracle
9 10 (11.63%) HTML
9 10 (11.63%) .NET
9 10 (11.63%) Web Services
9 10 (11.63%) Scrum
10 9 (10.47%) PRINCE2
11 8 (9.30%) E-Commerce
11 8 (9.30%) HTML5
12 7 (8.14%) Git (software)
12 7 (8.14%) Security Cleared
12 7 (8.14%) Windows
13 6 (6.98%) MVC
13 6 (6.98%) Hibernate
13 6 (6.98%) Subversion
13 6 (6.98%) Linux
13 6 (6.98%) CSS
13 6 (6.98%) Test Scripting
13 6 (6.98%) JIRA
13 6 (6.98%) Degree
13 6 (6.98%) SDLC

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 4 (4.65%) Apache Pig
2 3 (3.49%) Node.js
2 3 (3.49%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (2.33%) IIS
4 1 (1.16%) CMS
4 1 (1.16%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.33%) MS Office
2 2 (2.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (23.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) HTTP
2 1 (1.16%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (38.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.81%) Big Data
2 5 (5.81%) Hadoop
3 4 (4.65%) Apache Hive
3 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.33%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.33%) MySQL
5 2 (2.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.16%) DataStax
6 1 (1.16%) Essbase
6 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.16%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.98%) JIRA
2 6 (6.98%) Subversion
3 4 (4.65%) Bugzilla
3 4 (4.65%) Hudson
3 4 (4.65%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.49%) gulp
5 1 (1.16%) eggPlant
5 1 (1.16%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.16%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.16%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.16%) Xcode
5 1 (1.16%) YouTrack
General
1 14 (16.28%) Finance
2 3 (3.49%) Banking
3 2 (2.33%) Back Office
4 1 (1.16%) Advertising
4 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (52.33%) Developer
2 33 (38.37%) Analyst
3 18 (20.93%) Analyst Developer
4 9 (10.47%) Project Manager
5 7 (8.14%) Business Analyst
5 7 (8.14%) Delivery Manager
5 7 (8.14%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 6 (6.98%) IT Manager
6 6 (6.98%) IT Project Manager
6 6 (6.98%) Senior Manager
7 5 (5.81%) IT Security Manager
7 5 (5.81%) IT Security Project Manager
7 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Security Manager
7 5 (5.81%) Security Project Manager
8 4 (4.65%) Big Data Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.79%) Spring
2 10 (11.63%) .NET
2 10 (11.63%) HTML
2 10 (11.63%) Web Services
3 8 (9.30%) HTML5
4 6 (6.98%) CSS
4 6 (6.98%) Hibernate
5 5 (5.81%) AngularJS
5 5 (5.81%) XML
6 4 (4.65%) CSS3
6 4 (4.65%) RESTful
6 4 (4.65%) Struts
7 3 (3.49%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.49%) Backbone.js
7 3 (3.49%) DOM
7 3 (3.49%) Express
7 3 (3.49%) jQuery
7 3 (3.49%) Middleware
7 3 (3.49%) React
7 3 (3.49%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.49%) iPad
2 3 (3.49%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.49%) User Experience
3 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.16%) CESG
3 1 (1.16%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (1.16%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.16%) FMCG
3 1 (1.16%) Social Media
3 1 (1.16%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.14%) Windows
2 6 (6.98%) Linux
3 3 (3.49%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.33%) Unix
5 1 (1.16%) Android
5 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.05%) Waterfall
2 21 (24.42%) CRM
3 14 (16.28%) Project Management
4 10 (11.63%) Scrum
5 9 (10.47%) PRINCE2
6 8 (9.30%) E-Commerce
7 6 (6.98%) MVC
7 6 (6.98%) SDLC
7 6 (6.98%) Test Scripting
8 5 (5.81%) Data Protection
8 5 (5.81%) Information Security
8 5 (5.81%) MapReduce
8 5 (5.81%) Time Management
8 5 (5.81%) User Stories
9 4 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.65%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (4.65%) ITIL
9 4 (4.65%) Multithreading
9 4 (4.65%) RAD
9 4 (4.65%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (38.37%) SQL
2 17 (19.77%) Java
3 5 (5.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.65%) C#
4 4 (4.65%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.16%) CFML
6 1 (1.16%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.16%) VB
6 1 (1.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (8.14%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.98%) Degree
3 3 (3.49%) ISEB
4 1 (1.16%) AAT
4 1 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.16%) CISSP
4 1 (1.16%) CLAS
4 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) Disclosure Scotland
1 5 (5.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.81%) HDFS
2 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (40.70%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.79%) Oracle
3 1 (1.16%) Hortonworks
3 1 (1.16%) HP
3 1 (1.16%) Tableau
3 1 (1.16%) Talend
3 1 (1.16%) Teradata
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