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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 10 1
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 74 19 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 45.40% 22.62% 60.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 49.33% 26.03% 64.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 15 42
Median daily rate £475 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £400 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £456 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £43.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
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
150 73 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 92.02% 86.90% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 50 71
Median daily rate £450 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £350 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £52.03 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +225.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

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 5 December 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 59 (43.70%) TDD
2 57 (42.22%) Java
3 53 (39.26%) Scrum
4 43 (31.85%) BDD
5 33 (24.44%) Kanban
6 27 (20.00%) DevOps
7 25 (18.52%) Scala
8 24 (17.78%) Security Cleared
8 24 (17.78%) Python
9 23 (17.04%) Open Source
10 22 (16.30%) Software Engineering
11 21 (15.56%) RESTful
12 20 (14.81%) OWASP
12 20 (14.81%) Relational Database
13 18 (13.33%) Secure Coding
14 17 (12.59%) Business Analysis
14 17 (12.59%) JSON
14 17 (12.59%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (11.85%) HTTP
16 15 (11.11%) Linux
16 15 (11.11%) Web Development
16 15 (11.11%) Publishing
16 15 (11.11%) Jenkins
17 14 (10.37%) Microservices
17 14 (10.37%) Web Services
18 13 (9.63%) Elasticsearch
19 12 (8.89%) REST
19 12 (8.89%) Automated Testing
20 11 (8.15%) Amazon AWS
20 11 (8.15%) Git (software)

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 13 (9.63%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (5.19%) SAS
3 5 (3.70%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (2.96%) Apache Pig
4 4 (2.96%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (1.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.15%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.41%) PaaS
3 8 (5.93%) SaaS
4 2 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.74%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.74%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.85%) HTTP
2 3 (2.22%) Network Security
3 2 (1.48%) Internet
4 1 (0.74%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.81%) Relational Database
2 9 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 8 (5.93%) Hadoop
4 7 (5.19%) Base SAS
4 7 (5.19%) Big Data
4 7 (5.19%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.19%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 5 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (2.96%) Apache Hive
6 4 (2.96%) HBase
7 3 (2.22%) NonStop SQL
7 3 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.48%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.48%) Pentaho
8 2 (1.48%) QlikView
8 2 (1.48%) Spark SQL
8 2 (1.48%) Sqoop
9 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.74%) DataStage
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 15 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 11 (8.15%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.44%) Maven
4 5 (3.70%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.70%) JUnit
4 5 (3.70%) Selenium
4 5 (3.70%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.48%) DbUnit
5 2 (1.48%) jMock
5 2 (1.48%) Mockito
5 2 (1.48%) SonarQube
General
1 15 (11.11%) Publishing
2 10 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.67%) Finance
4 5 (3.70%) Electronics
4 5 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (45.19%) Developer
2 31 (22.96%) Java Developer
3 30 (22.22%) Analyst
4 18 (13.33%) Business Analyst
5 15 (11.11%) Agile Developer
6 13 (9.63%) Architect
6 13 (9.63%) Senior Developer
7 12 (8.89%) Agile Java Developer
8 10 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
8 10 (7.41%) Software Engineer
9 9 (6.67%) Scala Developer
10 8 (5.93%) Business Systems Analyst
10 8 (5.93%) Systems Analyst
11 7 (5.19%) Product Manager
11 7 (5.19%) SAS Developer
12 5 (3.70%) QA Analyst
12 5 (3.70%) Technical Architect
13 4 (2.96%) DevOps Engineer
13 4 (2.96%) Security Engineer
13 4 (2.96%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (15.56%) RESTful
2 17 (12.59%) JSON
3 14 (10.37%) Web Services
4 12 (8.89%) REST
5 9 (6.67%) Spring
6 8 (5.93%) HTML
7 7 (5.19%) CSS
8 6 (4.44%) Play Framework
8 6 (4.44%) Swagger
9 4 (2.96%) J2EE
9 4 (2.96%) Node.js
9 4 (2.96%) SOAP
10 3 (2.22%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (1.48%) Akka
11 2 (1.48%) Django
11 2 (1.48%) Highcharts JS
11 2 (1.48%) PowerMock
11 2 (1.48%) RAML
12 1 (0.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.15%) User Experience
2 4 (2.96%) Cryptography
3 3 (2.22%) Algorithms
3 3 (2.22%) CESG
3 3 (2.22%) CESG CLAS
3 3 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.22%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.48%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.74%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.74%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.11%) Linux
2 8 (5.93%) Unix
2 8 (5.93%) Windows
3 2 (1.48%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (43.70%) TDD
2 53 (39.26%) Scrum
3 43 (31.85%) BDD
4 33 (24.44%) Kanban
5 27 (20.00%) DevOps
6 23 (17.04%) Open Source
7 22 (16.30%) Software Engineering
8 20 (14.81%) OWASP
9 18 (13.33%) Secure Coding
10 17 (12.59%) Business Analysis
10 17 (12.59%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (11.11%) Web Development
12 14 (10.37%) Microservices
13 12 (8.89%) Automated Testing
14 10 (7.41%) BPMN
14 10 (7.41%) Configuration Management
14 10 (7.41%) OO
14 10 (7.41%) SDLC
14 10 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
15 9 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 57 (42.22%) Java
2 25 (18.52%) Scala
3 24 (17.78%) Python
4 9 (6.67%) SQL
5 5 (3.70%) Ruby
6 4 (2.96%) Go
6 4 (2.96%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.96%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.74%) C
7 1 (0.74%) Perl
7 1 (0.74%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (17.78%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.15%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.67%) CISSP
4 4 (2.96%) CEH
4 4 (2.96%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (2.96%) CREST Certified
4 4 (2.96%) ISEB
5 3 (2.22%) CLAS
6 1 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
1 5 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (3.70%) QA
2 2 (1.48%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (2.96%) Docker
2 3 (2.22%) HDFS
3 2 (1.48%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.22%) Puppet
2 2 (1.48%) Ansible
2 2 (1.48%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (1.48%) Oozie
3 1 (0.74%) Ambari
Vendors
1 9 (6.67%) SAP
2 6 (4.44%) Cloudera
3 5 (3.70%) Splunk
4 2 (1.48%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.74%) Ab Initio
5 1 (0.74%) Actian
5 1 (0.74%) Cognos
5 1 (0.74%) Informatica
5 1 (0.74%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle
5 1 (0.74%) ParAccel
5 1 (0.74%) Sybase
5 1 (0.74%) Tableau
5 1 (0.74%) Teradata