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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 59 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.55% 11.56% 10.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.99% 16.35% 13.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 23 16
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£450 £375 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +17.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £276 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £470 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
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
227 159 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 71.38% 70.67% 75.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 118 102
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £97.50 £9.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.92% +946.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 49 (34.75%) Scrum
2 47 (33.33%) HTML
3 40 (28.37%) JavaScript
3 40 (28.37%) CSS
4 39 (27.66%) HTML5
5 35 (24.82%) REST
6 34 (24.11%) jQuery
7 33 (23.40%) TDD
7 33 (23.40%) CSS3
8 30 (21.28%) Git (software)
8 30 (21.28%) Microsoft
8 30 (21.28%) Ajax
9 29 (20.57%) Subversion
9 29 (20.57%) SQL Server
9 29 (20.57%) Scala
9 29 (20.57%) Jenkins
10 26 (18.44%) XML
10 26 (18.44%) MongoDB
11 25 (17.73%) Java
12 22 (15.60%) SQL
12 22 (15.60%) JSON
13 21 (14.89%) .NET
13 21 (14.89%) JUnit
14 20 (14.18%) OO
14 20 (14.18%) CRM
15 19 (13.48%) MVC
16 18 (12.77%) Oracle
16 18 (12.77%) Jasmine
17 17 (12.06%) UML
17 17 (12.06%) HTTP

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (8.51%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.55%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.84%) CMS
3 4 (2.84%) ArcGIS
3 4 (2.84%) Apache
3 4 (2.84%) Lync
3 4 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.13%) Confluence
4 3 (2.13%) FileNet
4 3 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (2.13%) IIS
4 3 (2.13%) JBoss
5 2 (1.42%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.42%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.71%) Tuxedo
6 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.71%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.71%) Zope
Applications
1 3 (2.13%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.13%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.42%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.42%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.42%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (7.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.71%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.67%) SaaS
3 4 (2.84%) IaaS
4 1 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.06%) HTTP
2 3 (2.13%) Internet
3 2 (1.42%) MPLS
3 2 (1.42%) SAN
3 2 (1.42%) LAN
3 2 (1.42%) WAN
3 2 (1.42%) Wireless
3 2 (1.42%) IP Telephony
3 2 (1.42%) Network Security
3 2 (1.42%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.42%) NAS
4 1 (0.71%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.57%) SQL Server
2 26 (18.44%) MongoDB
3 10 (7.09%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.84%) MySQL
7 4 (2.84%) MS Access
7 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.13%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.42%) SQLPlus
9 2 (1.42%) DB2
9 2 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.42%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.71%) InterBase
10 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.71%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 30 (21.28%) Git (software)
2 29 (20.57%) Subversion
2 29 (20.57%) Jenkins
3 21 (14.89%) JUnit
4 18 (12.77%) Jasmine
5 10 (7.09%) JIRA
6 7 (4.96%) Selenium
6 7 (4.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (4.96%) Hudson
6 7 (4.96%) Visual Studio
7 5 (3.55%) Maven
7 5 (3.55%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.84%) QUnit
8 4 (2.84%) Sinon.JS
9 3 (2.13%) Trac
10 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (1.42%) Ant
10 2 (1.42%) NUnit
10 2 (1.42%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.42%) Toad
General
1 17 (12.06%) Finance
2 5 (3.55%) Marketing
3 2 (1.42%) Electronics
3 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.42%) Legal
3 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.42%) Billing
4 1 (0.71%) Publishing
4 1 (0.71%) Banking
4 1 (0.71%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 60 (42.55%) Developer
2 33 (23.40%) Analyst
3 28 (19.86%) Business Analyst
4 17 (12.06%) Architect
5 15 (10.64%) Scala Developer
6 11 (7.80%) Technical Architect
7 10 (7.09%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (7.09%) Java Developer
8 9 (6.38%) Senior Developer
8 9 (6.38%) Software Developer
8 9 (6.38%) Project Manager
9 8 (5.67%) Senior Business Analyst
9 8 (5.67%) Agile Business Analyst
10 7 (4.96%) .NET Developer
11 6 (4.26%) Web Developer
12 5 (3.55%) Tester
12 5 (3.55%) Test Analyst
12 5 (3.55%) DevOps Engineer
13 4 (2.84%) Java Software Developer
13 4 (2.84%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (33.33%) HTML
2 40 (28.37%) CSS
3 39 (27.66%) HTML5
4 35 (24.82%) REST
5 34 (24.11%) jQuery
6 33 (23.40%) CSS3
7 30 (21.28%) Ajax
8 26 (18.44%) XML
9 22 (15.60%) JSON
10 21 (14.89%) .NET
11 16 (11.35%) Web Services
11 16 (11.35%) Play Framework
12 14 (9.93%) SOAP
13 10 (7.09%) AngularJS
13 10 (7.09%) RESTful
14 9 (6.38%) ASP.NET
15 8 (5.67%) Spring
15 8 (5.67%) Hibernate
16 7 (4.96%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (4.96%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.64%) Open Source
2 8 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.96%) User Experience
4 5 (3.55%) GIS
5 4 (2.84%) NHS
5 4 (2.84%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.13%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.13%) New Media
7 2 (1.42%) W3C
7 2 (1.42%) DTV
7 2 (1.42%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.42%) AS400
7 2 (1.42%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.42%) Human Factors
7 2 (1.42%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.71%) Social Network
8 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.71%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.96%) Linux
2 5 (3.55%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.84%) Windows
3 4 (2.84%) Android
3 4 (2.84%) CentOS
3 4 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (34.75%) Scrum
2 33 (23.40%) TDD
3 20 (14.18%) OO
3 20 (14.18%) CRM
4 19 (13.48%) MVC
5 17 (12.06%) UML
6 15 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (10.64%) BDD
7 14 (9.93%) PRINCE2
7 14 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (9.22%) Waterfall
9 12 (8.51%) Project Management
10 10 (7.09%) Validation
10 10 (7.09%) Migration
10 10 (7.09%) Test Scripting
11 9 (6.38%) DevOps
11 9 (6.38%) Use Case
12 8 (5.67%) Software Engineering
12 8 (5.67%) OOP
12 8 (5.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (28.37%) JavaScript
2 29 (20.57%) Scala
3 25 (17.73%) Java
4 22 (15.60%) SQL
5 16 (11.35%) Python
6 14 (9.93%) Ruby
7 12 (8.51%) C#
8 11 (7.80%) PHP
9 10 (7.09%) Perl
10 4 (2.84%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.42%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.42%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.42%) C
12 1 (0.71%) Delphi
12 1 (0.71%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 16 (11.35%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.55%) Degree
4 3 (2.13%) MCPD
4 3 (2.13%) MCTS
4 3 (2.13%) MCAD
4 3 (2.13%) MCSD
4 3 (2.13%) ISEB
4 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.42%) PMP
5 2 (1.42%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.42%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.42%) CBAP
6 1 (0.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.67%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) HL7
2 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.71%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (1.42%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (5.67%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.84%) Puppet
2 4 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.84%) StatsD
2 4 (2.84%) Ansible
2 4 (2.84%) Graphite
3 2 (1.42%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 30 (21.28%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.77%) Oracle
3 4 (2.84%) HP
3 4 (2.84%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.13%) Adobe
4 3 (2.13%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.13%) SAP
5 2 (1.42%) Cisco
5 2 (1.42%) IBM
5 2 (1.42%) Citrix
5 2 (1.42%) Juniper
5 2 (1.42%) Informatica
5 2 (1.42%) ILOG
5 2 (1.42%) Zend
5 2 (1.42%) Twitter
5 2 (1.42%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.71%) Kofax
6 1 (0.71%) Splunk
6 1 (0.71%) Business Objects
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