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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 76 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 61.79% 20.83% 20.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 67.86% 27.78% 26.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 10 11
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£345 £406 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.07% +9.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £321 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £451 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £39.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-11.94% +6.00%
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
112 54 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 91.06% 75.00% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 28 42
Average daily rate £338 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £65.00 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+381.48% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 61 (41.78%) Security Cleared
2 48 (32.88%) Java
3 45 (30.82%) Scrum
4 44 (30.14%) SC Cleared
5 39 (26.71%) TDD
6 36 (24.66%) Selenium
7 35 (23.97%) ISEB
8 34 (23.29%) C#
8 34 (23.29%) BDD
9 32 (21.92%) ISTQB
10 31 (21.23%) Subversion
11 30 (20.55%) .NET
12 29 (19.86%) SQL
13 27 (18.49%) Software Testing
13 27 (18.49%) Kanban
14 25 (17.12%) Finance
15 24 (16.44%) IBM
15 24 (16.44%) Open Source
16 23 (15.75%) JIRA
16 23 (15.75%) Automation Testing
17 22 (15.07%) Project Management
17 22 (15.07%) HTML
17 22 (15.07%) JUnit
17 22 (15.07%) Test Management
17 22 (15.07%) WebDriver
17 22 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server
18 21 (14.38%) Jenkins
18 21 (14.38%) Coaching
19 20 (13.70%) .NET Framework
19 20 (13.70%) Spring

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 19 (13.01%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.85%) FileNet
2 10 (6.85%) WebSphere
3 7 (4.79%) SAS
4 6 (4.11%) OpenROAD
5 5 (3.42%) JBoss
5 5 (3.42%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.05%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.68%) WordPress
8 1 (0.68%) Apache
8 1 (0.68%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.37%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.16%) Cloud Computing
1 9 (6.16%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.42%) PaaS
3 3 (2.05%) Basecamp
3 3 (2.05%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 12 (8.22%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.16%) CouchDB
3 9 (6.16%) RDBMS
4 8 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.11%) Ingres
6 3 (2.05%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.05%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 36 (24.66%) Selenium
2 31 (21.23%) Subversion
3 23 (15.75%) JIRA
4 22 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (15.07%) JUnit
4 22 (15.07%) WebDriver
5 21 (14.38%) Jenkins
6 19 (13.01%) JMeter
7 16 (10.96%) Bugzilla
8 15 (10.27%) TortoiseSVN
9 13 (8.90%) TestNG
9 13 (8.90%) Maven
10 12 (8.22%) Ant
11 5 (3.42%) Eclipse
12 4 (2.74%) Visual Studio
12 4 (2.74%) Rational Performance Tester
12 4 (2.74%) LoadUI
13 3 (2.05%) SoapUI
14 2 (1.37%) Gradle
14 2 (1.37%) Artifactory
General
1 25 (17.12%) Finance
2 8 (5.48%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.68%) Retail
3 1 (0.68%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (23.29%) Developer
2 23 (15.75%) Analyst
3 19 (13.01%) Test Manager
4 17 (11.64%) Tester
5 16 (10.96%) Java Developer
6 14 (9.59%) Architect
7 13 (8.90%) Business Analyst
8 9 (6.16%) Lead Business Analyst
9 8 (5.48%) Designer
9 8 (5.48%) Test Analyst
10 7 (4.79%) Project Manager
10 7 (4.79%) UI Designer
11 6 (4.11%) Java Architect
11 6 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (4.11%) QA Manager
12 5 (3.42%) Business Systems Analyst
12 5 (3.42%) Systems Analyst
12 5 (3.42%) UI Developer
12 5 (3.42%) UI Programmer
12 5 (3.42%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (20.55%) .NET
2 22 (15.07%) HTML
3 20 (13.70%) Web Services
3 20 (13.70%) Spring
3 20 (13.70%) .NET Framework
4 19 (13.01%) CSS
5 15 (10.27%) XML
5 15 (10.27%) Java SE
6 13 (8.90%) XSLT
7 12 (8.22%) jQuery
8 11 (7.53%) HTML5
8 11 (7.53%) Struts
9 10 (6.85%) ASP.NET
9 10 (6.85%) MyBatis
10 9 (6.16%) Akka
10 9 (6.16%) Play Framework
10 9 (6.16%) SVG
10 9 (6.16%) Batik
11 8 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (4.79%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.44%) Open Source
2 13 (8.90%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.53%) Client/Server
4 10 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.48%) Mainframe
6 7 (4.79%) Statistics
7 5 (3.42%) PMI
7 5 (3.42%) User Experience
8 4 (2.74%) iSeries
9 3 (2.05%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.05%) AS400
10 1 (0.68%) Economics
10 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.22%) UNIX
2 6 (4.11%) AIX
3 5 (3.42%) Linux
4 3 (2.05%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (30.82%) Scrum
2 39 (26.71%) TDD
3 34 (23.29%) BDD
4 27 (18.49%) Software Testing
4 27 (18.49%) Kanban
5 23 (15.75%) Automation Testing
6 22 (15.07%) Test Management
6 22 (15.07%) Project Management
7 21 (14.38%) Coaching
8 19 (13.01%) Test Scripting
9 18 (12.33%) Load Testing
10 13 (8.90%) SOA
11 11 (7.53%) Workflow
11 11 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (6.85%) Web Development
12 10 (6.85%) Test Strategy
13 9 (6.16%) Automated Testing
13 9 (6.16%) Process Management
13 9 (6.16%) PRINCE2
13 9 (6.16%) OO
Programming Languages
1 48 (32.88%) Java
2 34 (23.29%) C#
3 29 (19.86%) SQL
4 14 (9.59%) JavaScript
5 9 (6.16%) Scala
6 8 (5.48%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.42%) Ruby
8 3 (2.05%) SAS Macro
8 3 (2.05%) Python
8 3 (2.05%) PHP
8 3 (2.05%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (41.78%) Security Cleared
2 44 (30.14%) SC Cleared
3 35 (23.97%) ISEB
4 32 (21.92%) ISTQB
5 11 (7.53%) Degree
6 7 (4.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (4.11%) PMI Certification
8 5 (3.42%) ISEB Practitioner
8 5 (3.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (2.05%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (1.37%) MAPM
10 2 (1.37%) IBM Certification
10 2 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.68%) PMP
11 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.68%) MCSD
11 1 (0.68%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.68%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.85%) QA
2 5 (3.42%) ISO 9000
2 5 (3.42%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.74%) WCAG
3 4 (2.74%) WAI
4 2 (1.37%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (10.96%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.74%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 24 (16.44%) IBM
2 7 (4.79%) Oracle
3 3 (2.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.05%) Informatica
4 1 (0.68%) VMware
4 1 (0.68%) ServiceNow
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