The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for Agile Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Agile Software Development
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 14 1
Rank change year-on-year +12 -13  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 71 22 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 26.20% 8.80% 17.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.33% 10.89% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 12 26
Median daily rate £440 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% -15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £342 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £498 £688
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.25 £37.23
% change year-on-year +2.36% +13.49%  

Agile Software Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 213 202 202
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 78.60% 80.80% 75.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 127 116
Median daily rate £425 £400 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -18.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.80 £51.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.19% -63.61%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Liverpool

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Liverpool

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Liverpool over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Liverpool

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 48 (36.64%) Scrum
2 45 (34.35%) Java
3 42 (32.06%) JavaScript
4 39 (29.77%) TDD
5 36 (27.48%) HTML
6 33 (25.19%) CSS
7 28 (21.37%) Jenkins
8 27 (20.61%) BDD
9 23 (17.56%) Git (software)
9 23 (17.56%) Oracle
9 23 (17.56%) Microservices
10 21 (16.03%) Waterfall
11 20 (15.27%) MySQL
11 20 (15.27%) Linux
11 20 (15.27%) Project Management
11 20 (15.27%) React
11 20 (15.27%) Continuous Delivery
11 20 (15.27%) DevOps
12 19 (14.50%) MongoDB
12 19 (14.50%) Kanban
13 18 (13.74%) Spring
13 18 (13.74%) Microsoft
13 18 (13.74%) SQL
14 17 (12.98%) RESTful
15 16 (12.21%) Open Source
15 16 (12.21%) Front End Development
16 15 (11.45%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (11.45%) .NET
17 14 (10.69%) Greenfield Project
17 14 (10.69%) Coaching

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (3.05%) Drupal
2 3 (2.29%) CMS
2 3 (2.29%) ColdFusion
2 3 (2.29%) Confluence
3 2 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.53%) EPiServer
3 2 (1.53%) JBoss
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.76%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.53%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.76%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (9.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.34%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (2.29%) GitHub
4 2 (1.53%) PaaS
5 1 (0.76%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.76%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.76%) Datadog
5 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.05%) Internet
2 2 (1.53%) FTP
3 1 (0.76%) HTTP
3 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.27%) MySQL
2 19 (14.50%) MongoDB
3 10 (7.63%) Oracle Database
3 10 (7.63%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.34%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.29%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.53%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.53%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (1.53%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.76%) Redis
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (21.37%) Jenkins
2 23 (17.56%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.63%) Selenium
4 7 (5.34%) JIRA
5 6 (4.58%) gulp
5 6 (4.58%) Mocha
6 5 (3.82%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.82%) SonarQube
7 4 (3.05%) ERwin
7 4 (3.05%) Vagrant
7 4 (3.05%) WebDriver
8 3 (2.29%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.29%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (1.53%) Grunt
9 2 (1.53%) JMeter
9 2 (1.53%) Subversion
9 2 (1.53%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.76%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.76%) Gradle
10 1 (0.76%) Sinon.JS
General
1 9 (6.87%) Finance
2 3 (2.29%) Marketing
3 2 (1.53%) Advertising
3 2 (1.53%) Legal
3 2 (1.53%) Retail
4 1 (0.76%) Electronics
4 1 (0.76%) Games
4 1 (0.76%) Law
4 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.76%) Russian Language
4 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (45.04%) Developer
2 20 (15.27%) Analyst
3 18 (13.74%) Java Developer
4 17 (12.98%) Project Manager
5 12 (9.16%) Agile Developer
5 12 (9.16%) Agile Java Developer
5 12 (9.16%) Business Analyst
5 12 (9.16%) Senior Developer
6 11 (8.40%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (7.63%) Senior Agile Developer
7 10 (7.63%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 9 (6.87%) Scrum Master
9 8 (6.11%) Consultant
9 8 (6.11%) Test Analyst
10 7 (5.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (4.58%) .NET Developer
11 6 (4.58%) Java Engineer
11 6 (4.58%) Security Consultant
12 5 (3.82%) Agile Scrum Master
12 5 (3.82%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (27.48%) HTML
2 33 (25.19%) CSS
3 20 (15.27%) React
4 18 (13.74%) Spring
5 17 (12.98%) RESTful
6 15 (11.45%) .NET
7 13 (9.92%) Node.js
8 11 (8.40%) Ember.js
8 11 (8.40%) Spring Boot
9 10 (7.63%) Web Services
10 9 (6.87%) J2EE
11 7 (5.34%) .NET Framework
12 6 (4.58%) ASP.NET
12 6 (4.58%) XML
13 5 (3.82%) AngularJS
13 5 (3.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (3.82%) Hibernate
14 4 (3.05%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (3.05%) Gherkin
14 4 (3.05%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.69%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (5.34%) User Experience
3 6 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.05%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.29%) FMCG
5 3 (2.29%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.53%) PlayStation
7 1 (0.76%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.27%) Linux
2 6 (4.58%) Unix
3 2 (1.53%) Windows
4 1 (0.76%) Android
4 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (36.64%) Scrum
2 39 (29.77%) TDD
3 27 (20.61%) BDD
4 23 (17.56%) Microservices
5 21 (16.03%) Waterfall
6 20 (15.27%) Continuous Delivery
6 20 (15.27%) DevOps
6 20 (15.27%) Project Management
7 19 (14.50%) Kanban
8 16 (12.21%) Front End Development
8 16 (12.21%) Open Source
9 15 (11.45%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (10.69%) Coaching
11 13 (9.92%) CRM
12 12 (9.16%) MVC
12 12 (9.16%) Web Development
13 11 (8.40%) PRINCE2
14 10 (7.63%) OOD
15 9 (6.87%) API Design
15 9 (6.87%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 45 (34.35%) Java
2 42 (32.06%) JavaScript
3 18 (13.74%) SQL
4 7 (5.34%) C#
5 4 (3.05%) ECMAScript
5 4 (3.05%) ES6
5 4 (3.05%) PHP
5 4 (3.05%) Python
6 2 (1.53%) PHP 5
6 2 (1.53%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.76%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (6.11%) SC Cleared
1 8 (6.11%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.58%) CESG Certified Professional
2 6 (4.58%) CISM
2 6 (4.58%) CISSP
2 6 (4.58%) CLAS
3 4 (3.05%) OCPJP
4 3 (2.29%) ISEB
4 3 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.53%) APMP
6 1 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.58%) GDPR
1 6 (4.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (4.58%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.53%) QA
3 1 (0.76%) COBIT
3 1 (0.76%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (4.58%) Docker
2 3 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.29%) Ansible
2 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (17.56%) Oracle
2 18 (13.74%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.58%) VMware
4 3 (2.29%) HP
4 3 (2.29%) SAP
4 3 (2.29%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.53%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.53%) Talend
6 1 (0.76%) Adobe
6 1 (0.76%) Cognos
6 1 (0.76%) Sybase
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