The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bridgend 17.65% 9.09% 5.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.33% 25.00% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £250 £450 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +66.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
Agile Software Development
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bridgend
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
9 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bridgend 52.94% 36.36% 57.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 6
Median daily rate £250 £250 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -44.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £21.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bridgend 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 Bridgend

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Bridgend

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Bridgend

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Bridgend region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Use Case
4 1 (25.00%) Test Management
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) MSTest
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft