The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 26 82 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 34.21% 51.25% 56.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 38.81% 54.67% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 66 49
Median daily rate £375 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £518 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Median hourly rate £45.25 £34.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.15% +38.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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 Newport region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
67 150 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 88.16% 93.75% 85.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 123 67
Median daily rate £375 £350 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 6
Median hourly rate £43.50 £34.50 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% +62.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £10.10 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £34.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newport 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 Newport

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Newport

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Newport region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Newport region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Histogram in Newport

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Newport region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 29 (56.86%) Security Cleared
2 18 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 15 (29.41%) Finance
4 14 (27.45%) Java
5 13 (25.49%) .NET
5 13 (25.49%) Scrum
6 11 (21.57%) Cucumber
6 11 (21.57%) Selenium
6 11 (21.57%) Project Management
7 10 (19.61%) Visual Studio
7 10 (19.61%) WebDriver
7 10 (19.61%) JMeter
7 10 (19.61%) TDD
7 10 (19.61%) SpecFlow
8 9 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
8 9 (17.65%) BDD
8 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 9 (17.65%) PRINCE2
9 8 (15.69%) Kanban
10 7 (13.73%) Test Scripting
10 7 (13.73%) Waterfall
10 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
10 7 (13.73%) Programme Management
10 7 (13.73%) Business Analysis
10 7 (13.73%) Lotus
10 7 (13.73%) IBM Notes
10 7 (13.73%) ISEB
11 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
11 6 (11.76%) Regression Testing
11 6 (11.76%) Systems Analysis

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Newport 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 7 (13.73%) IBM Notes
2 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.88%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Internet
1 2 (3.92%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Cucumber
1 11 (21.57%) Selenium
2 10 (19.61%) JMeter
2 10 (19.61%) SpecFlow
2 10 (19.61%) Visual Studio
2 10 (19.61%) WebDriver
3 3 (5.88%) Ant
3 3 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.88%) Maven
3 3 (5.88%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Analyst
2 15 (29.41%) Project Manager
3 8 (15.69%) Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Business Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) Tester
5 5 (9.80%) Business Systems Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Automation Tester
6 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 3 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Financial Services Project Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Security Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.49%) .NET
2 4 (7.84%) Ajax
2 4 (7.84%) CSS
2 4 (7.84%) HTML
2 4 (7.84%) XHTML
3 3 (5.88%) Facelets
3 3 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 3 (5.88%) J2EE
3 3 (5.88%) JPA
3 3 (5.88%) JSF
3 3 (5.88%) PrimeFaces
3 3 (5.88%) Spring
4 2 (3.92%) jQuery
5 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.96%) Web Services
5 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Scrum
2 11 (21.57%) Project Management
3 10 (19.61%) TDD
4 9 (17.65%) BDD
4 9 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
4 9 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 8 (15.69%) Kanban
6 7 (13.73%) Business Analysis
6 7 (13.73%) Programme Management
6 7 (13.73%) Test Scripting
6 7 (13.73%) Waterfall
7 6 (11.76%) Regression Testing
7 6 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (11.76%) Test-First Development
7 6 (11.76%) Use Case
8 5 (9.80%) Document Management
8 5 (9.80%) ITIL
8 5 (9.80%) Matrix Management
8 5 (9.80%) Migration
9 4 (7.84%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (27.45%) Java
2 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.80%) SQL
4 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.96%) C#
5 1 (1.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (56.86%) Security Cleared
2 18 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.73%) ISEB
4 3 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (5.88%) MAPM
4 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.92%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (3.92%) CISSP
5 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (5.88%) P3O
3 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.92%) RMADS
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Lotus
2 3 (5.88%) IBM
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) SAP
3 2 (3.92%) ServiceNow