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 25 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 64 107 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.12% 23.99% 18.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.92% 28.84% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 86 54
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.80 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +10.34%
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
207 371 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 84.49% 83.18% 77.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 308 229
Median daily rate £365 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% +121.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.25 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.00 £10.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 51 (30.54%) Scrum
2 46 (27.54%) Selenium
3 41 (24.55%) Finance
4 40 (23.95%) Java
4 40 (23.95%) JavaScript
5 36 (21.56%) TDD
6 34 (20.36%) CSS
7 32 (19.16%) SQL
7 32 (19.16%) HTML
8 29 (17.37%) DevOps
9 27 (16.17%) SQL Server
10 25 (14.97%) BDD
11 24 (14.37%) Web Development
12 23 (13.77%) .NET
12 23 (13.77%) Cucumber
13 20 (11.98%) Perl
13 20 (11.98%) QA
14 19 (11.38%) jQuery
14 19 (11.38%) ISEB
15 18 (10.78%) Gherkin
15 18 (10.78%) Test Automation
15 18 (10.78%) Amazon AWS
16 17 (10.18%) Jenkins
16 17 (10.18%) Project Management
16 17 (10.18%) Unit Testing
17 16 (9.58%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (9.58%) C#
17 16 (9.58%) ITIL
17 16 (9.58%) OO
17 16 (9.58%) HTML5

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 5 (2.99%) Apache
1 5 (2.99%) Confluence
1 5 (2.99%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.40%) CMS
3 3 (1.80%) IIS
3 3 (1.80%) JBoss
3 3 (1.80%) Jetty
3 3 (1.80%) Mongrel
3 3 (1.80%) nginx
3 3 (1.80%) SAS
3 3 (1.80%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (1.80%) Umbraco
3 3 (1.80%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.20%) FileNet
4 2 (1.20%) LiveCycle
5 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 4 (2.40%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.60%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.78%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (8.98%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (8.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 14 (8.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 14 (8.38%) Amazon S3
3 14 (8.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 13 (7.78%) Amazon ELB
5 11 (6.59%) Route 53
6 6 (3.59%) SaaS
7 5 (2.99%) Google App Engine
7 5 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.60%) GitHub
8 1 (0.60%) Google Play
8 1 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.39%) SSL
2 7 (4.19%) HTTP
3 6 (3.59%) FTP
4 5 (2.99%) DHCP
4 5 (2.99%) DNS
4 5 (2.99%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.40%) LDAP
5 4 (2.40%) VPN
6 3 (1.80%) IPsec
7 2 (1.20%) Firewall
7 2 (1.20%) Internet
7 2 (1.20%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.17%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 13 (7.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (7.19%) MySQL
5 10 (5.99%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (5.39%) NoSQL
7 7 (4.19%) Couchbase
7 7 (4.19%) MongoDB
7 7 (4.19%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (4.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.40%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (2.40%) Star Schema
10 3 (1.80%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.20%) Big Data
11 2 (1.20%) OLAP
11 2 (1.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 46 (27.54%) Selenium
2 23 (13.77%) Cucumber
3 17 (10.18%) Jenkins
4 16 (9.58%) Git (software)
5 12 (7.19%) JIRA
5 12 (7.19%) Subversion
6 11 (6.59%) JMeter
6 11 (6.59%) Visual Studio
7 9 (5.39%) MbUnit
7 9 (5.39%) MSTest
7 9 (5.39%) NUnit
7 9 (5.39%) SpecFlow
7 9 (5.39%) TeamCity
8 7 (4.19%) HP UFT
8 7 (4.19%) Mercurial
8 7 (4.19%) WinRunner
9 5 (2.99%) JUnit
9 5 (2.99%) Maven
9 5 (2.99%) WebDriver
10 4 (2.40%) SoapUI
General
1 41 (24.55%) Finance
2 7 (4.19%) Legal
3 3 (1.80%) Banking
4 2 (1.20%) Billing
4 2 (1.20%) Marketing
5 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.60%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.60%) Retail
5 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (31.74%) Developer
2 40 (23.95%) Analyst
3 25 (14.97%) Test Analyst
4 14 (8.38%) Business Analyst
5 11 (6.59%) Consultant
5 11 (6.59%) Java Developer
6 10 (5.99%) Agile Business Analyst
6 10 (5.99%) Designer
7 9 (5.39%) UX Designer
8 8 (4.79%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (4.19%) .NET Developer
9 7 (4.19%) Tester
10 6 (3.59%) Architect
10 6 (3.59%) Automation Test Analyst
10 6 (3.59%) Web Developer
11 5 (2.99%) Agile Developer
11 5 (2.99%) AWS DevOps
11 5 (2.99%) Test Automation Consultant
11 5 (2.99%) Test Consultant
11 5 (2.99%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (20.36%) CSS
2 32 (19.16%) HTML
3 23 (13.77%) .NET
4 19 (11.38%) jQuery
5 18 (10.78%) Gherkin
6 16 (9.58%) HTML5
7 15 (8.98%) CSS3
8 14 (8.38%) AngularJS
9 12 (7.19%) XML
10 10 (5.99%) SOAP
10 10 (5.99%) Web Services
11 9 (5.39%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (5.39%) J2EE
11 9 (5.39%) Kafka
11 9 (5.39%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (5.39%) WCF
12 8 (4.79%) JSON
13 7 (4.19%) ASP.NET
13 7 (4.19%) REST
13 7 (4.19%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.59%) User Experience
3 9 (5.39%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.99%) Informatics
4 5 (2.99%) NHS
5 4 (2.40%) AS400
5 4 (2.40%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.80%) Ergonomics
6 3 (1.80%) Telematics
7 1 (0.60%) CESG
7 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.60%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.60%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.60%) Fintech
7 1 (0.60%) iPad
7 1 (0.60%) IPTV
7 1 (0.60%) New Media
7 1 (0.60%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.98%) Linux
2 12 (7.19%) Unix
3 4 (2.40%) Windows
4 1 (0.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (30.54%) Scrum
2 36 (21.56%) TDD
3 29 (17.37%) DevOps
4 25 (14.97%) BDD
5 24 (14.37%) Web Development
6 18 (10.78%) Test Automation
7 17 (10.18%) Project Management
7 17 (10.18%) Unit Testing
8 16 (9.58%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (9.58%) ITIL
8 16 (9.58%) OO
9 15 (8.98%) Software Testing
10 14 (8.38%) SDLC
11 13 (7.78%) Migration
11 13 (7.78%) Software Engineering
11 13 (7.78%) Waterfall
12 12 (7.19%) Open Source
12 12 (7.19%) Test Scripting
12 12 (7.19%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (6.59%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 40 (23.95%) Java
1 40 (23.95%) JavaScript
2 32 (19.16%) SQL
3 20 (11.98%) Perl
4 16 (9.58%) C#
5 9 (5.39%) TypeScript
6 7 (4.19%) PHP
6 7 (4.19%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.99%) VB
8 4 (2.40%) Python
9 2 (1.20%) C
9 2 (1.20%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (11.38%) ISEB
2 15 (8.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 12 (7.19%) Security Cleared
4 11 (6.59%) ISTQB
5 10 (5.99%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.80%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.80%) Degree
7 2 (1.20%) BC Cleared
7 2 (1.20%) CCENT
7 2 (1.20%) CCNA
7 2 (1.20%) CCNP
7 2 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.20%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.20%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.60%) CISSP
8 1 (0.60%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.98%) QA
2 6 (3.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.99%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.60%) SDET
System Software
1 11 (6.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.99%) Xen
3 1 (0.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (8.98%) Ansible
2 14 (8.38%) Terraform
3 11 (6.59%) Fluentd
4 9 (5.39%) Marathon
4 9 (5.39%) Mesos
5 8 (4.79%) Piwik
6 5 (2.99%) Puppet
7 2 (1.20%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (1.20%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (8.98%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.39%) Oracle
3 6 (3.59%) Google
3 6 (3.59%) HP
3 6 (3.59%) ServiceNow
4 5 (2.99%) VMware
5 4 (2.40%) Cognos
5 4 (2.40%) Guidewire
5 4 (2.40%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.80%) Avaya
6 3 (1.80%) Informatica
6 3 (1.80%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (1.80%) Teradata
7 2 (1.20%) Alterian
7 2 (1.20%) CA
7 2 (1.20%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.20%) ILOG
7 2 (1.20%) Intel Security
7 2 (1.20%) Nortel
7 2 (1.20%) Zend
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