The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Newport region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 30 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 24.19% 1.41% 10.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.00% 2.08% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 7
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £425 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £40.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +7.38%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
100 48 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 80.65% 67.61% 84.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 37 56
Average daily rate £420 £396 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £38.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.48% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Agile Software Development
South Wales

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newport region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 18 (41.86%) Security Cleared
2 15 (34.88%) Java
3 14 (32.56%) SQL
4 13 (30.23%) SC Cleared
5 12 (27.91%) Spring
5 12 (27.91%) Scrum
5 12 (27.91%) XML
6 11 (25.58%) XSLT
7 10 (23.26%) TDD
7 10 (23.26%) Finance
7 10 (23.26%) IBM
8 9 (20.93%) Subversion
8 9 (20.93%) JUnit
8 9 (20.93%) Struts
8 9 (20.93%) Java SE
8 9 (20.93%) Selenium
9 8 (18.60%) WebSphere
9 8 (18.60%) BDD
9 8 (18.60%) MyBatis
9 8 (18.60%) Web Services
9 8 (18.60%) FileNet
9 8 (18.60%) Project Management
10 7 (16.28%) SOA
10 7 (16.28%) PRINCE2
10 7 (16.28%) Degree
11 6 (13.95%) SAS
11 6 (13.95%) Workflow
12 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
12 5 (11.63%) User Stories
12 5 (11.63%) Relational Database

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newport region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (18.60%) FileNet
1 8 (18.60%) WebSphere
2 6 (13.95%) SAS
3 3 (6.98%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.98%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) JUnit
1 9 (20.93%) Subversion
1 9 (20.93%) Selenium
2 3 (6.98%) Maven
2 3 (6.98%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.65%) JIRA
3 2 (4.65%) Ant
4 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.33%) ClearQuest
4 1 (2.33%) JMeter
4 1 (2.33%) ClearCase
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Developer
2 12 (27.91%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Agile Coach
5 4 (9.30%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Designer
7 2 (4.65%) Excel Developer
7 2 (4.65%) User Experience Designer
7 2 (4.65%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.65%) Statistical Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Tester
8 1 (2.33%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Project Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Lead Business Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) XML
1 12 (27.91%) Spring
2 11 (25.58%) XSLT
3 9 (20.93%) Struts
3 9 (20.93%) Java SE
4 8 (18.60%) Web Services
4 8 (18.60%) MyBatis
5 4 (9.30%) HTML
6 3 (6.98%) Hibernate
6 3 (6.98%) JSF
6 3 (6.98%) PrimeFaces
6 3 (6.98%) JPA
6 3 (6.98%) Spring Batch
7 2 (4.65%) Facelets
7 2 (4.65%) REST
7 2 (4.65%) Ajax
7 2 (4.65%) Velocity
7 2 (4.65%) J2EE
7 2 (4.65%) CSS
7 2 (4.65%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Economics
1 4 (9.30%) Statistics
1 4 (9.30%) Mathematics
2 3 (6.98%) Psychology
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.33%) Human Factors
4 1 (2.33%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Scrum
2 10 (23.26%) TDD
3 8 (18.60%) Project Management
3 8 (18.60%) BDD
4 7 (16.28%) PRINCE2
4 7 (16.28%) SOA
5 6 (13.95%) Workflow
6 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
6 5 (11.63%) User Stories
7 4 (9.30%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (9.30%) Use Case
7 4 (9.30%) Kanban
7 4 (9.30%) UML
8 3 (6.98%) Quality Management
8 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.98%) Usability Testing
8 3 (6.98%) Strategic Management
8 3 (6.98%) Programme Management
8 3 (6.98%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (6.98%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) Java
2 14 (32.56%) SQL
3 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.65%) C#
4 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (41.86%) Security Cleared
2 13 (30.23%) SC Cleared
3 7 (16.28%) Degree
4 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (4.65%) MAPM
5 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) P3O
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) IBM
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
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