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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 75 32 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.94% 12.96% 12.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.41% 18.93% 16.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 24 24
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£413 £295 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.83% -5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £261 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £435 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
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
255 169 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 77.98% 68.42% 75.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 107 122
Average daily rate £350 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.17 £10.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% +76.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, 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 55 (37.67%) Scrum
2 47 (32.19%) HTML
3 39 (26.71%) JavaScript
3 39 (26.71%) CSS
3 39 (26.71%) HTML5
4 35 (23.97%) REST
5 34 (23.29%) TDD
5 34 (23.29%) jQuery
6 32 (21.92%) CSS3
6 32 (21.92%) Git (software)
7 31 (21.23%) SQL Server
8 30 (20.55%) Ajax
8 30 (20.55%) Subversion
8 30 (20.55%) Scala
9 29 (19.86%) Jenkins
9 29 (19.86%) Microsoft
10 28 (19.18%) MongoDB
11 27 (18.49%) Java
12 25 (17.12%) SQL
12 25 (17.12%) XML
13 24 (16.44%) JSON
14 23 (15.75%) .NET
15 22 (15.07%) OO
16 21 (14.38%) Oracle
16 21 (14.38%) JUnit
17 19 (13.01%) MVC
18 18 (12.33%) Jasmine
19 17 (11.64%) BDD
19 17 (11.64%) HTTP
19 17 (11.64%) UML

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 14 (9.59%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.11%) CMS
3 5 (3.42%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.42%) Lync
3 5 (3.42%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.74%) ArcGIS
5 3 (2.05%) FileNet
5 3 (2.05%) IIS
5 3 (2.05%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.05%) Apache
5 3 (2.05%) JBoss
5 3 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.05%) Confluence
6 2 (1.37%) Tuxedo
6 2 (1.37%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.68%) Mule
7 1 (0.68%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 4 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.05%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (6.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.68%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (6.16%) SaaS
3 4 (2.74%) IaaS
4 2 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.64%) HTTP
2 3 (2.05%) Internet
3 2 (1.37%) NAS
3 2 (1.37%) Network Security
3 2 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.37%) IP Telephony
3 2 (1.37%) Wireless
3 2 (1.37%) MPLS
3 2 (1.37%) SAN
3 2 (1.37%) LAN
3 2 (1.37%) WAN
4 1 (0.68%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (21.23%) SQL Server
2 28 (19.18%) MongoDB
3 9 (6.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (6.16%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.79%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.74%) MS Access
8 3 (2.05%) MySQL
9 2 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.37%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.37%) DB2
9 2 (1.37%) SQLPlus
9 2 (1.37%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.68%) Star Schema
10 1 (0.68%) OLTP
10 1 (0.68%) DataStage
10 1 (0.68%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 32 (21.92%) Git (software)
2 30 (20.55%) Subversion
3 29 (19.86%) Jenkins
4 21 (14.38%) JUnit
5 18 (12.33%) Jasmine
6 10 (6.85%) JIRA
7 8 (5.48%) Selenium
8 7 (4.79%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (4.79%) Hudson
9 6 (4.11%) Visual Studio
10 5 (3.42%) Maven
10 5 (3.42%) Cucumber
11 4 (2.74%) QUnit
11 4 (2.74%) Sinon.JS
12 3 (2.05%) WebDriver
12 3 (2.05%) Trac
13 2 (1.37%) Concordion
13 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 2 (1.37%) TestNG
13 2 (1.37%) DbUnit
General
1 17 (11.64%) Finance
2 2 (1.37%) Marketing
2 2 (1.37%) Billing
2 2 (1.37%) Legal
2 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.37%) Electronics
2 2 (1.37%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.68%) Publishing
3 1 (0.68%) Banking
3 1 (0.68%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 64 (43.84%) Developer
2 32 (21.92%) Analyst
3 27 (18.49%) Business Analyst
4 17 (11.64%) Architect
5 15 (10.27%) Scala Developer
6 12 (8.22%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (8.22%) Project Manager
7 11 (7.53%) Technical Architect
7 11 (7.53%) Java Developer
8 10 (6.85%) Senior Business Analyst
9 9 (6.16%) Senior Developer
10 8 (5.48%) Agile Business Analyst
10 8 (5.48%) Software Developer
11 7 (4.79%) .NET Developer
12 6 (4.11%) Perl Developer
12 6 (4.11%) Web Developer
13 5 (3.42%) Tester
13 5 (3.42%) Test Analyst
14 4 (2.74%) DevOps Engineer
14 4 (2.74%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (32.19%) HTML
2 39 (26.71%) CSS
2 39 (26.71%) HTML5
3 35 (23.97%) REST
4 34 (23.29%) jQuery
5 32 (21.92%) CSS3
6 30 (20.55%) Ajax
7 25 (17.12%) XML
8 24 (16.44%) JSON
9 23 (15.75%) .NET
10 16 (10.96%) Web Services
10 16 (10.96%) Play Framework
11 15 (10.27%) SOAP
12 11 (7.53%) RESTful
13 10 (6.85%) ASP.NET
14 9 (6.16%) Spring
14 9 (6.16%) AngularJS
15 8 (5.48%) Hibernate
16 7 (4.79%) J2EE
16 7 (4.79%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.96%) Open Source
2 7 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.11%) GIS
4 5 (3.42%) User Experience
5 4 (2.74%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.05%) NHS
6 3 (2.05%) AS400
6 3 (2.05%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.05%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.05%) New Media
7 2 (1.37%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.37%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.37%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.37%) DTV
7 2 (1.37%) W3C
8 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.68%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.68%) Replication
8 1 (0.68%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.79%) Linux
2 6 (4.11%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.42%) Windows
3 5 (3.42%) Android
4 4 (2.74%) CentOS
4 4 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.74%) UNIX
5 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (37.67%) Scrum
2 34 (23.29%) TDD
3 22 (15.07%) OO
4 19 (13.01%) MVC
5 17 (11.64%) BDD
5 17 (11.64%) UML
6 16 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (10.96%) CRM
6 16 (10.96%) Waterfall
7 14 (9.59%) Project Management
8 13 (8.90%) Migration
8 13 (8.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (8.22%) PRINCE2
10 11 (7.53%) Test Scripting
11 10 (6.85%) Validation
11 10 (6.85%) OOP
12 8 (5.48%) DevOps
12 8 (5.48%) Automated Testing
12 8 (5.48%) ETL
12 8 (5.48%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (26.71%) JavaScript
2 30 (20.55%) Scala
3 27 (18.49%) Java
4 25 (17.12%) SQL
5 15 (10.27%) Python
6 13 (8.90%) C#
6 13 (8.90%) Ruby
7 11 (7.53%) Perl
8 10 (6.85%) PHP
9 4 (2.74%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.37%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.37%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.68%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (10.27%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.85%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.11%) Degree
4 4 (2.74%) ISEB
5 2 (1.37%) CBAP
5 2 (1.37%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.37%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.16%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.68%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.68%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (1.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (6.16%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.74%) Puppet
2 4 (2.74%) StatsD
2 4 (2.74%) Ansible
2 4 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.74%) Graphite
3 2 (1.37%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 29 (19.86%) Microsoft
2 21 (14.38%) Oracle
3 5 (3.42%) Sitecore
4 4 (2.74%) IBM
4 4 (2.74%) HP
4 4 (2.74%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.05%) Informatica
5 3 (2.05%) SAP
6 2 (1.37%) Twitter
6 2 (1.37%) ILOG
6 2 (1.37%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.37%) Citrix
6 2 (1.37%) Juniper
6 2 (1.37%) Cisco
7 1 (0.68%) Adobe
7 1 (0.68%) Kofax
7 1 (0.68%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.68%) Zend
7 1 (0.68%) Splunk
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable Depending on Experience
Posted: 23 days ago