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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 95 46 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 32.76% 11.89% 16.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.77% 14.79% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 37 45
Median daily rate £428 £361 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.58% -9.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £444 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +11.11%
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
233 311 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.34% 80.36% 84.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 253 241
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 £215 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £442 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 1
Median hourly rate £14.25 £15.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 July 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 July 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 89 (38.20%) JavaScript
2 86 (36.91%) TDD
3 81 (34.76%) Selenium
4 79 (33.91%) Java
5 78 (33.48%) jQuery
6 71 (30.47%) Scrum
7 65 (27.90%) CSS
8 60 (25.75%) Web Development
9 59 (25.32%) Finance
10 58 (24.89%) Unix
10 58 (24.89%) Perl
11 55 (23.61%) SQL
12 54 (23.18%) HTML
13 51 (21.89%) Software Engineering
14 50 (21.46%) OO
15 49 (21.03%) .NET
16 47 (20.17%) Cucumber
17 41 (17.60%) DevOps
18 38 (16.31%) C#
19 37 (15.88%) Visual Studio
20 34 (14.59%) BDD
21 33 (14.16%) Continuous Integration
22 32 (13.73%) Security Cleared
23 31 (13.30%) AngularJS
24 30 (12.88%) Legal
25 29 (12.45%) MVC
25 29 (12.45%) XML
25 29 (12.45%) SQL Server
26 27 (11.59%) WCF
26 27 (11.59%) Unit Testing

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 (6.01%) JBoss
2 11 (4.72%) Tomcat
3 10 (4.29%) IIS
4 9 (3.86%) Apache
4 9 (3.86%) Confluence
4 9 (3.86%) FileNet
4 9 (3.86%) LiveCycle
5 7 (3.00%) GeoServer
5 7 (3.00%) SAS
5 7 (3.00%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.15%) MQSeries
7 4 (1.72%) CMS
8 3 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.29%) Jetty
8 3 (1.29%) nginx
8 3 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (1.29%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.00%) Gliffy
3 3 (1.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.43%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.87%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (6.44%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (6.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 14 (6.01%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 14 (6.01%) Amazon S3
3 14 (6.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 13 (5.58%) Amazon ELB
5 11 (4.72%) Route 53
6 6 (2.58%) SaaS
7 5 (2.15%) Google App Engine
7 5 (2.15%) 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 (3.86%) SSL
2 6 (2.58%) FTP
3 5 (2.15%) DHCP
3 5 (2.15%) DNS
3 5 (2.15%) HTTP
3 5 (2.15%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.72%) LDAP
4 4 (1.72%) VPN
5 3 (1.29%) IPsec
6 2 (0.86%) Internet
7 1 (0.43%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.45%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.58%) MongoDB
3 19 (8.15%) NoSQL
4 16 (6.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (6.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 14 (6.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (5.15%) MySQL
7 10 (4.29%) BusinessObjects
7 10 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (3.43%) Redis
9 7 (3.00%) Couchbase
10 6 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (2.15%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.29%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.29%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 81 (34.76%) Selenium
2 47 (20.17%) Cucumber
3 37 (15.88%) Visual Studio
4 25 (10.73%) JIRA
5 22 (9.44%) Git (software)
5 22 (9.44%) MbUnit
5 22 (9.44%) MSTest
5 22 (9.44%) NUnit
5 22 (9.44%) Subversion
6 18 (7.73%) Jenkins
7 15 (6.44%) JUnit
8 12 (5.15%) JMeter
8 12 (5.15%) Maven
9 11 (4.72%) DbUnit
9 11 (4.72%) Spock
10 9 (3.86%) Ant
10 9 (3.86%) Hudson
10 9 (3.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (3.43%) Eclipse
11 8 (3.43%) TeamCity
General
1 59 (25.32%) Finance
2 30 (12.88%) Legal
3 9 (3.86%) Banking
4 3 (1.29%) Publishing
5 2 (0.86%) Retail
5 2 (0.86%) 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
6 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 111 (47.64%) Developer
2 48 (20.60%) Analyst
3 30 (12.88%) Test Analyst
4 26 (11.16%) Web Developer
5 21 (9.01%) Agile Developer
6 18 (7.73%) Business Analyst
7 17 (7.30%) Senior Developer
8 16 (6.87%) Java Developer
8 16 (6.87%) Perl Developer
8 16 (6.87%) Senior Agile Developer
9 15 (6.44%) Agile Business Analyst
10 13 (5.58%) Website Developer
11 12 (5.15%) .NET Developer
12 11 (4.72%) Consultant
12 11 (4.72%) SC Cleared Java Developer
13 10 (4.29%) JavaScript Developer
13 10 (4.29%) Tester
14 9 (3.86%) Architect
15 8 (3.43%) DevOps Engineer
16 7 (3.00%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (33.48%) jQuery
2 65 (27.90%) CSS
3 54 (23.18%) HTML
4 49 (21.03%) .NET
5 31 (13.30%) AngularJS
6 29 (12.45%) XML
7 27 (11.59%) WCF
8 25 (10.73%) HTML5
9 24 (10.30%) CSS3
10 23 (9.87%) KnockoutJS
11 22 (9.44%) ASP.NET Web API
11 22 (9.44%) SOAP
12 17 (7.30%) Gherkin
12 17 (7.30%) Kafka
13 16 (6.87%) REST
14 15 (6.44%) Spring
15 12 (5.15%) RESTful
16 11 (4.72%) JSF
16 11 (4.72%) JSTS
16 11 (4.72%) Mojolicious
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.00%) Replication
3 5 (2.15%) AS400
4 4 (1.72%) N-Tier
4 4 (1.72%) User Experience
5 3 (1.29%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.86%) CMDB
6 2 (0.86%) Ergonomics
7 1 (0.43%) CESG
7 1 (0.43%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.43%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.43%) Digital TV
7 1 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.43%) iPad
7 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.43%) New Media
7 1 (0.43%) NHS
7 1 (0.43%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 58 (24.89%) Unix
2 17 (7.30%) Linux
3 5 (2.15%) Windows
4 1 (0.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (36.91%) TDD
2 71 (30.47%) Scrum
3 60 (25.75%) Web Development
4 51 (21.89%) Software Engineering
5 50 (21.46%) OO
6 41 (17.60%) DevOps
7 34 (14.59%) BDD
8 33 (14.16%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (12.45%) MVC
10 27 (11.59%) Unit Testing
11 22 (9.44%) ATDD
11 22 (9.44%) Test-First Development
12 21 (9.01%) Test Automation
13 16 (6.87%) Mentoring
13 16 (6.87%) SDLC
13 16 (6.87%) Workflow
14 15 (6.44%) ITIL
15 14 (6.01%) User Acceptance Testing
16 13 (5.58%) Migration
16 13 (5.58%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 89 (38.20%) JavaScript
2 79 (33.91%) Java
3 58 (24.89%) Perl
4 55 (23.61%) SQL
5 38 (16.31%) C#
6 23 (9.87%) TypeScript
7 17 (7.30%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.43%) Go
8 8 (3.43%) Scala
9 7 (3.00%) PHP
10 6 (2.58%) C
11 5 (2.15%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.72%) ANSI SQL
12 4 (1.72%) Python
12 4 (1.72%) VB
13 2 (0.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (13.73%) Security Cleared
2 25 (10.73%) SC Cleared
3 18 (7.73%) ISEB
4 13 (5.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (4.29%) DV Cleared
5 10 (4.29%) ISTQB
6 8 (3.43%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (2.15%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.86%) Degree
9 1 (0.43%) CISSP
9 1 (0.43%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.87%) QA
2 11 (4.72%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.86%) SDET
5 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (4.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.15%) Xen
3 1 (0.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (6.44%) Ansible
2 14 (6.01%) Terraform
3 11 (4.72%) Fluentd
4 9 (3.86%) Marathon
4 9 (3.86%) Mesos
5 8 (3.43%) Piwik
6 5 (2.15%) Puppet
7 3 (1.29%) Rundeck
8 2 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (8.15%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.58%) Oracle
3 9 (3.86%) Adobe
3 9 (3.86%) ILOG
3 9 (3.86%) Splunk
4 8 (3.43%) Teradata
5 7 (3.00%) Informatica
5 7 (3.00%) Kofax
5 7 (3.00%) MicroStrategy
5 7 (3.00%) Sitecore
6 6 (2.58%) Google
7 5 (2.15%) Atlassian
7 5 (2.15%) ServiceNow
7 5 (2.15%) VMware
8 4 (1.72%) HP
9 3 (1.29%) Cognos
9 3 (1.29%) Guidewire
10 2 (0.86%) Alterian
10 2 (0.86%) Rally
10 2 (0.86%) Zend
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: 5 days ago