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 6 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
6 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 29 78 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 37.18% 53.79% 53.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 42.65% 57.78% 65.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 64 42
Median daily rate £375 £428 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.28% +7.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £518 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £387 £365
% change year-on-year
+9.96% +5.89%
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 £42.25 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.01% +1.42%
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
68 135 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 87.18% 93.10% 81.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 106 58
Median daily rate £370 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £463 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 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 £9.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £34.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 6 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 27 (57.45%) Security Cleared
2 16 (34.04%) SC Cleared
3 14 (29.79%) Java
4 13 (27.66%) .NET
4 13 (27.66%) Finance
4 13 (27.66%) Scrum
5 11 (23.40%) Selenium
5 11 (23.40%) Cucumber
5 11 (23.40%) Project Management
6 10 (21.28%) JMeter
6 10 (21.28%) Visual Studio
6 10 (21.28%) WebDriver
6 10 (21.28%) SpecFlow
6 10 (21.28%) TDD
7 9 (19.15%) Non-Functional Testing
7 9 (19.15%) BDD
7 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
7 9 (19.15%) PRINCE2
8 8 (17.02%) Kanban
9 7 (14.89%) Test Scripting
9 7 (14.89%) Programme Management
9 7 (14.89%) Lotus
9 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
9 7 (14.89%) IBM Notes
9 7 (14.89%) ISEB
10 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
10 6 (12.77%) Regression Testing
10 6 (12.77%) Test-First Development
10 6 (12.77%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (12.77%) Use Case

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 (14.89%) IBM Notes
2 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.38%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (6.38%) RDBMS
2 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Cucumber
1 11 (23.40%) Selenium
2 10 (21.28%) JMeter
2 10 (21.28%) SpecFlow
2 10 (21.28%) Visual Studio
2 10 (21.28%) WebDriver
3 3 (6.38%) Ant
3 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.38%) Maven
3 3 (6.38%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (27.66%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Analyst
1 15 (31.91%) Project Manager
2 8 (17.02%) Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Tester
4 5 (10.64%) Business Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Business Systems Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Automation Tester
5 3 (6.38%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 3 (6.38%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Applications Project Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Lead Business Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Service Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) .NET
2 4 (8.51%) Ajax
2 4 (8.51%) CSS
2 4 (8.51%) HTML
2 4 (8.51%) XHTML
3 3 (6.38%) Facelets
3 3 (6.38%) Hibernate
3 3 (6.38%) J2EE
3 3 (6.38%) JPA
3 3 (6.38%) JSF
3 3 (6.38%) PrimeFaces
3 3 (6.38%) Spring
4 2 (4.26%) jQuery
5 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.13%) Web Services
5 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) Scrum
2 11 (23.40%) Project Management
3 10 (21.28%) TDD
4 9 (19.15%) BDD
4 9 (19.15%) Non-Functional Testing
4 9 (19.15%) PRINCE2
5 8 (17.02%) Kanban
6 7 (14.89%) Programme Management
6 7 (14.89%) Test Scripting
7 6 (12.77%) Regression Testing
7 6 (12.77%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (12.77%) Test-First Development
7 6 (12.77%) Use Case
8 5 (10.64%) Business Analysis
8 5 (10.64%) Document Management
8 5 (10.64%) ITIL
8 5 (10.64%) Matrix Management
8 5 (10.64%) Migration
8 5 (10.64%) Waterfall
9 4 (8.51%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.79%) Java
2 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.64%) SQL
4 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.13%) C#
5 1 (2.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (57.45%) Security Cleared
2 16 (34.04%) SC Cleared
3 7 (14.89%) ISEB
4 3 (6.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (6.38%) MAPM
4 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (6.38%) P3O
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Lotus
2 3 (6.38%) IBM
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) ServiceNow