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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 9 1
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 67 34 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 46.21% 22.82% 50.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 52.34% 26.77% 55.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 20 30
Median daily rate £450 £425 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £386 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £58.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.80 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +6.66%
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
128 127 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 88.28% 85.23% 90.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 87 65
Median daily rate £450 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £340 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 2
Median hourly rate £83.00 £14.00 £65.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+492.85% -78.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 (27.84%) TDD
2 26 (26.80%) Java
3 24 (24.74%) Scrum
4 23 (23.71%) Security Cleared
5 22 (22.68%) BDD
6 17 (17.53%) Kanban
7 14 (14.43%) Scala
7 14 (14.43%) Systems Analysis
7 14 (14.43%) Business Analysis
7 14 (14.43%) Python
8 13 (13.40%) Publishing
8 13 (13.40%) Relational Database
9 12 (12.37%) OWASP
9 12 (12.37%) Configuration Management
10 11 (11.34%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (11.34%) DevOps
10 11 (11.34%) Secure Coding
11 10 (10.31%) User Stories
11 10 (10.31%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (10.31%) Telecoms
11 10 (10.31%) CISSP
11 10 (10.31%) SAP
11 10 (10.31%) Finance
12 9 (9.28%) Automated Testing
12 9 (9.28%) Unix
12 9 (9.28%) RESTful
12 9 (9.28%) Open Source
12 9 (9.28%) SDLC
13 8 (8.25%) Analytics
13 8 (8.25%) User Experience

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 (7.22%) Elasticsearch
1 7 (7.22%) SAS
2 4 (4.12%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.09%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.06%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.06%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.03%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.03%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.03%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.31%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.19%) SaaS
3 4 (4.12%) PaaS
4 2 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.03%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.03%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) HTTP
2 4 (4.12%) Internet
3 3 (3.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.40%) Relational Database
2 7 (7.22%) Base SAS
2 7 (7.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 6 (6.19%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.12%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (3.09%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.06%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.06%) Big Data
6 2 (2.06%) HBase
6 2 (2.06%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.06%) NonStop SQL
6 2 (2.06%) Pentaho
6 2 (2.06%) QlikView
6 2 (2.06%) Spark SQL
7 1 (1.03%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.03%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Cucumber
1 6 (6.19%) Selenium
2 5 (5.15%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.15%) SpecFlow
3 4 (4.12%) Maven
4 3 (3.09%) Ant
4 3 (3.09%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.09%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (13.40%) Publishing
2 10 (10.31%) Finance
2 10 (10.31%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.12%) Electronics
3 4 (4.12%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (34.02%) Developer
2 30 (30.93%) Analyst
3 14 (14.43%) Business Analyst
4 13 (13.40%) Architect
5 12 (12.37%) Business Systems Analyst
5 12 (12.37%) Java Developer
5 12 (12.37%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) Product Manager
6 7 (7.22%) SAS Developer
7 6 (6.19%) Scala Developer
8 5 (5.15%) QA Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) Security Architect
8 5 (5.15%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) Senior Business Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) Technical Architect
9 4 (4.12%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (4.12%) Agile Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Security Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.28%) RESTful
2 7 (7.22%) JSON
2 7 (7.22%) Spring
3 6 (6.19%) CSS
3 6 (6.19%) HTML
3 6 (6.19%) Play Framework
3 6 (6.19%) REST
4 5 (5.15%) J2EE
4 5 (5.15%) Web Services
5 4 (4.12%) Ajax
5 4 (4.12%) XHTML
6 3 (3.09%) Facelets
6 3 (3.09%) Hibernate
6 3 (3.09%) JPA
6 3 (3.09%) JSF
6 3 (3.09%) PrimeFaces
7 2 (2.06%) Akka
7 2 (2.06%) Django
7 2 (2.06%) RAML
7 2 (2.06%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.25%) User Experience
2 4 (4.12%) Cryptography
2 4 (4.12%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.09%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.09%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.09%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.06%) CESG
4 2 (2.06%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.03%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.28%) Unix
2 8 (8.25%) Windows
3 7 (7.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.84%) TDD
2 24 (24.74%) Scrum
3 22 (22.68%) BDD
4 17 (17.53%) Kanban
5 14 (14.43%) Business Analysis
5 14 (14.43%) Systems Analysis
6 12 (12.37%) Configuration Management
6 12 (12.37%) OWASP
7 11 (11.34%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (11.34%) DevOps
7 11 (11.34%) Secure Coding
8 10 (10.31%) User Stories
9 9 (9.28%) Automated Testing
9 9 (9.28%) Open Source
9 9 (9.28%) SDLC
10 8 (8.25%) Analytics
10 8 (8.25%) Security Architecture
10 8 (8.25%) Service Design
10 8 (8.25%) Service Management
10 8 (8.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.80%) Java
2 14 (14.43%) Python
2 14 (14.43%) Scala
3 8 (8.25%) SQL
4 5 (5.15%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.12%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.06%) Perl
7 1 (1.03%) C
7 1 (1.03%) R
7 1 (1.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (23.71%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.31%) CISSP
3 8 (8.25%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.19%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (4.12%) CEH
5 4 (4.12%) CREST Certified
6 3 (3.09%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (3.09%) ISEB
7 2 (2.06%) CLAS
7 2 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (6.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (5.15%) QA
4 4 (4.12%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.03%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (1.03%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (10.31%) SAP
2 4 (4.12%) Cloudera
2 4 (4.12%) Oracle
3 3 (3.09%) IBM
4 2 (2.06%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.03%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.03%) Actian
5 1 (1.03%) Cognos
5 1 (1.03%) Informatica
5 1 (1.03%) Lotus
5 1 (1.03%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.03%) ParAccel
5 1 (1.03%) Splunk
5 1 (1.03%) Sybase
5 1 (1.03%) Tableau
5 1 (1.03%) Teradata