The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 104 52 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 37.41% 15.52% 21.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 48.83% 19.85% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 48 60
Median daily rate £400 £355 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -12.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £299 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.23 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+13.49% +3.40%
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 Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
213 262 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 76.62% 78.21% 86.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 219 259
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 94 (40.17%) TDD
2 88 (37.61%) Java
2 88 (37.61%) JavaScript
3 86 (36.75%) jQuery
4 80 (34.19%) Selenium
5 74 (31.62%) Scrum
6 68 (29.06%) Perl
7 67 (28.63%) Unix
8 66 (28.21%) SQL
9 63 (26.92%) CSS
10 61 (26.07%) Software Engineering
11 59 (25.21%) Web Development
11 59 (25.21%) OO
12 55 (23.50%) HTML
13 54 (23.08%) Cucumber
14 52 (22.22%) Finance
15 51 (21.79%) .NET
16 39 (16.67%) C#
17 38 (16.24%) Legal
18 37 (15.81%) DevOps
19 36 (15.38%) Visual Studio
20 35 (14.96%) Security Cleared
21 32 (13.68%) Continuous Integration
22 31 (13.25%) XML
23 30 (12.82%) BDD
24 29 (12.39%) AngularJS
24 29 (12.39%) MVC
25 28 (11.97%) MongoDB
26 27 (11.54%) NoSQL
26 27 (11.54%) SQL Server

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 14 (5.98%) JBoss
2 12 (5.13%) Tomcat
3 11 (4.70%) IIS
4 10 (4.27%) Apache
5 9 (3.85%) Confluence
5 9 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (3.85%) FileNet
5 9 (3.85%) LiveCycle
6 7 (2.99%) GeoServer
6 7 (2.99%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.14%) MQSeries
7 5 (2.14%) SAS
8 4 (1.71%) CMS
9 3 (1.28%) Jetty
9 3 (1.28%) nginx
9 3 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (1.28%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.99%) Gliffy
3 3 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.43%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.84%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (6.41%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (5.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 14 (5.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 14 (5.98%) Amazon S3
3 14 (5.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 13 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
5 11 (4.70%) Route 53
6 6 (2.56%) SaaS
7 5 (2.14%) Google App Engine
7 5 (2.14%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.43%) GitHub
8 1 (0.43%) Google Play
8 1 (0.43%) Office 365
8 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.85%) SSL
2 7 (2.99%) HTTP
3 6 (2.56%) FTP
4 5 (2.14%) DHCP
4 5 (2.14%) DNS
4 5 (2.14%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.71%) LDAP
5 4 (1.71%) VPN
6 3 (1.28%) IPsec
7 2 (0.85%) Internet
8 1 (0.43%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.97%) MongoDB
2 27 (11.54%) NoSQL
2 27 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 17 (7.26%) Redis
4 16 (6.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (5.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 14 (5.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (5.13%) MySQL
7 10 (4.27%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (3.85%) Oracle Database
9 7 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (2.99%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (2.56%) Oracle9i Database
11 4 (1.71%) Couchbase
11 4 (1.71%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.28%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 80 (34.19%) Selenium
2 54 (23.08%) Cucumber
3 36 (15.38%) Visual Studio
4 22 (9.40%) JIRA
4 22 (9.40%) Subversion
5 19 (8.12%) Git (software)
5 19 (8.12%) MbUnit
5 19 (8.12%) MSTest
5 19 (8.12%) NUnit
6 15 (6.41%) Jenkins
7 14 (5.98%) JUnit
8 12 (5.13%) Maven
9 11 (4.70%) DbUnit
9 11 (4.70%) Spock
10 10 (4.27%) JMeter
10 10 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (3.85%) Ant
11 9 (3.85%) Hudson
12 8 (3.42%) Eclipse
13 6 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 52 (22.22%) Finance
2 38 (16.24%) Legal
3 9 (3.85%) Banking
4 3 (1.28%) Publishing
5 2 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.85%) Retail
5 2 (0.85%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.43%) Billing
6 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.43%) Games
6 1 (0.43%) Marketing
6 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 123 (52.56%) Developer
2 46 (19.66%) Analyst
3 29 (12.39%) Test Analyst
4 26 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 24 (10.26%) Java Developer
6 21 (8.97%) Agile Developer
7 19 (8.12%) Senior Developer
8 17 (7.26%) Business Analyst
8 17 (7.26%) Perl Developer
9 16 (6.84%) Senior Agile Developer
10 14 (5.98%) Agile Business Analyst
11 13 (5.56%) Website Developer
12 12 (5.13%) .NET Developer
13 11 (4.70%) SC Cleared Java Developer
14 10 (4.27%) JavaScript Developer
15 9 (3.85%) Architect
15 9 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
15 9 (3.85%) Tester
16 7 (2.99%) Automation Test Analyst
16 7 (2.99%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (36.75%) jQuery
2 63 (26.92%) CSS
3 55 (23.50%) HTML
4 51 (21.79%) .NET
5 31 (13.25%) XML
6 29 (12.39%) AngularJS
7 27 (11.54%) WCF
8 26 (11.11%) Kafka
9 23 (9.83%) HTML5
9 23 (9.83%) SOAP
10 21 (8.97%) CSS3
10 21 (8.97%) KnockoutJS
10 21 (8.97%) Mojolicious
10 21 (8.97%) RESTful
11 19 (8.12%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (8.12%) REST
12 16 (6.84%) Spring
13 14 (5.98%) Hibernate
14 13 (5.56%) Web Services
15 11 (4.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.99%) Replication
3 4 (1.71%) AS400
3 4 (1.71%) N-Tier
3 4 (1.71%) User Experience
4 3 (1.28%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.85%) CMDB
5 2 (0.85%) Ergonomics
5 2 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (0.85%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.85%) NHS
6 1 (0.43%) CESG
6 1 (0.43%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (0.43%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.43%) DTV
6 1 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.43%) iPad
6 1 (0.43%) IPTV
6 1 (0.43%) New Media
6 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 67 (28.63%) Unix
2 20 (8.55%) Linux
3 6 (2.56%) Windows
4 2 (0.85%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (40.17%) TDD
2 74 (31.62%) Scrum
3 61 (26.07%) Software Engineering
4 59 (25.21%) OO
4 59 (25.21%) Web Development
5 37 (15.81%) DevOps
6 32 (13.68%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (12.82%) BDD
8 29 (12.39%) MVC
9 26 (11.11%) Unit Testing
10 19 (8.12%) ATDD
10 19 (8.12%) Test-First Development
11 16 (6.84%) Mentoring
12 15 (6.41%) Configuration Management
12 15 (6.41%) ITIL
12 15 (6.41%) SDLC
12 15 (6.41%) Workflow
13 13 (5.56%) Migration
13 13 (5.56%) Test Automation
13 13 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (37.61%) Java
1 88 (37.61%) JavaScript
2 68 (29.06%) Perl
3 66 (28.21%) SQL
4 39 (16.67%) C#
5 20 (8.55%) TypeScript
6 18 (7.69%) Scala
7 17 (7.26%) Go
7 17 (7.26%) T-SQL
8 9 (3.85%) PL/SQL
9 7 (2.99%) PHP
10 6 (2.56%) C
11 4 (1.71%) ANSI SQL
11 4 (1.71%) Python
11 4 (1.71%) VB
12 2 (0.85%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 35 (14.96%) Security Cleared
2 25 (10.68%) SC Cleared
3 14 (5.98%) ISEB
4 10 (4.27%) DV Cleared
4 10 (4.27%) ISTQB
5 9 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (2.14%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.85%) Degree
8 1 (0.43%) CISSP
8 1 (0.43%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.69%) QA
2 13 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.85%) SDET
5 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (4.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.14%) Xen
3 1 (0.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (6.41%) Ansible
2 14 (5.98%) Terraform
3 11 (4.70%) Fluentd
4 9 (3.85%) Marathon
4 9 (3.85%) Mesos
5 8 (3.42%) Piwik
6 5 (2.14%) Puppet
7 3 (1.28%) Rundeck
8 2 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (8.55%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.41%) Oracle
3 9 (3.85%) Adobe
3 9 (3.85%) ILOG
3 9 (3.85%) Splunk
4 7 (2.99%) Kofax
4 7 (2.99%) Sitecore
5 6 (2.56%) Google
6 5 (2.14%) Atlassian
6 5 (2.14%) ServiceNow
6 5 (2.14%) Teradata
6 5 (2.14%) VMware
7 4 (1.71%) Informatica
7 4 (1.71%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (1.28%) Cognos
8 3 (1.28%) HP
9 2 (0.85%) Alterian
9 2 (0.85%) Zend
10 1 (0.43%) Avaya
10 1 (0.43%) Perforce
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