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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 68 53 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 49.64% 42.74% 11.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 53.54% 53.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 32 6
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£425 £450 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +52.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £336 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £525 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £34.50 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
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
127 100 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 92.70% 80.65% 68.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 53 24
Average daily rate £350 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £325 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £34.50 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015, 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 64 (66.67%) Scrum
2 45 (46.88%) Security Cleared
3 39 (40.63%) .NET
4 38 (39.58%) Java
4 38 (39.58%) SC Cleared
5 35 (36.46%) TDD
6 33 (34.38%) BDD
7 32 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 26 (27.08%) Web Services
8 26 (27.08%) Unit Testing
9 25 (26.04%) SOAP
10 24 (25.00%) XML
11 23 (23.96%) C#
11 23 (23.96%) .NET Framework
11 23 (23.96%) REST
12 22 (22.92%) Team Foundation Server
13 21 (21.88%) Cucumber
14 20 (20.83%) Selenium
15 19 (19.79%) Test Scripting
15 19 (19.79%) Microsoft
15 19 (19.79%) Subversion
16 17 (17.71%) JMeter
16 17 (17.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 16 (16.67%) JBoss
18 15 (15.63%) SOA
18 15 (15.63%) Visual Studio
18 15 (15.63%) Tomcat
18 15 (15.63%) Finance
18 15 (15.63%) Spring
19 14 (14.58%) MVC

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 16 (16.67%) JBoss
2 15 (15.63%) Tomcat
3 12 (12.50%) IIS
4 11 (11.46%) WebSphere
5 7 (7.29%) SharePoint
6 5 (5.21%) OpenROAD
7 2 (2.08%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.04%) WildFly
8 1 (1.04%) Mule ESB
8 1 (1.04%) FileNet
8 1 (1.04%) Mule
8 1 (1.04%) SAS
8 1 (1.04%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) MS Project
1 1 (1.04%) Acrobat
1 1 (1.04%) FrameMaker
1 1 (1.04%) CorelDRAW
1 1 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.04%) Solid Edge
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) DHCP
1 2 (2.08%) HTTP
1 2 (2.08%) DNS
2 1 (1.04%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (8.33%) MySQL
4 6 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.25%) Ingres
5 5 (5.21%) RDBMS
5 5 (5.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.08%) Big Data
7 2 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.04%) QlikView
8 1 (1.04%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (1.04%) Jackrabbit
8 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.04%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 22 (22.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (21.88%) Cucumber
3 20 (20.83%) Selenium
4 19 (19.79%) Subversion
5 17 (17.71%) JMeter
6 15 (15.63%) Visual Studio
7 12 (12.50%) Eclipse
8 11 (11.46%) SpecFlow
9 8 (8.33%) WebDriver
10 7 (7.29%) Jenkins
11 6 (6.25%) TestNG
11 6 (6.25%) JUnit
12 5 (5.21%) Bugzilla
12 5 (5.21%) JIRA
13 3 (3.13%) Maven
14 2 (2.08%) Ant
14 2 (2.08%) Toad
14 2 (2.08%) Oracle APEX
15 1 (1.04%) FitNesse
15 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (15.63%) Finance
2 7 (7.29%) Back Office
3 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.04%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (43.75%) Developer
2 16 (16.67%) Tester
3 15 (15.63%) .NET Developer
4 14 (14.58%) Analyst
5 13 (13.54%) Java Developer
6 10 (10.42%) Architect
6 10 (10.42%) Project Manager
7 9 (9.38%) SQL Developer
8 8 (8.33%) Test Analyst
9 7 (7.29%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (6.25%) Senior Developer
10 6 (6.25%) Senior SQL Developer
11 5 (5.21%) Business Analyst
11 5 (5.21%) SQL Server Developer
12 4 (4.17%) Test Engineer
12 4 (4.17%) Technical Architect
12 4 (4.17%) Senior SQL Server Developer
13 3 (3.13%) Selenium Test Analyst
13 3 (3.13%) Business Systems Analyst
13 3 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (40.63%) .NET
2 26 (27.08%) Web Services
3 25 (26.04%) SOAP
4 24 (25.00%) XML
5 23 (23.96%) .NET Framework
5 23 (23.96%) REST
6 15 (15.63%) Spring
7 13 (13.54%) Hibernate
7 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (13.54%) Java SE
7 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET
8 11 (11.46%) MyBatis
9 5 (5.21%) HTML
10 4 (4.17%) CSS
11 3 (3.13%) HTML5
11 3 (3.13%) Middleware
11 3 (3.13%) jQuery
12 2 (2.08%) JAX-RS
12 2 (2.08%) Sass
12 2 (2.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.33%) Mainframe
2 7 (7.29%) Client/Server
3 6 (6.25%) Open Source
4 5 (5.21%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.13%) User Experience
6 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.04%) Statistics
7 1 (1.04%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.54%) Windows
2 9 (9.38%) Linux
3 6 (6.25%) AIX
3 6 (6.25%) UNIX
4 4 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (66.67%) Scrum
2 35 (36.46%) TDD
3 33 (34.38%) BDD
4 26 (27.08%) Unit Testing
5 19 (19.79%) Test Scripting
6 15 (15.63%) SOA
7 14 (14.58%) MVC
8 12 (12.50%) Regression Testing
9 11 (11.46%) Project Management
9 11 (11.46%) PRINCE2
9 11 (11.46%) Test-First Development
10 9 (9.38%) Risk Management
11 8 (8.33%) Data Modelling
11 8 (8.33%) Load Testing
12 7 (7.29%) Automation Testing
13 6 (6.25%) Coaching
13 6 (6.25%) Logical Data Model
13 6 (6.25%) BPMN
13 6 (6.25%) Test Management
14 5 (5.21%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 38 (39.58%) Java
2 23 (23.96%) C#
3 12 (12.50%) SQL
4 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.08%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.04%) C++
6 1 (1.04%) Jython
6 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.04%) Scala
6 1 (1.04%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (46.88%) Security Cleared
2 38 (39.58%) SC Cleared
3 12 (12.50%) ISEB
4 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (7.29%) MCDBA
5 6 (6.25%) MCITP
5 6 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (5.21%) MAPM
7 3 (3.13%) Degree
8 2 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.04%) PhD
9 1 (1.04%) HND
9 1 (1.04%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.04%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.21%) P3O
3 2 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.13%) Shibboleth
2 2 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.08%) vSphere
Vendors
1 19 (19.79%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.46%) Oracle
3 2 (2.08%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.08%) VMware
4 1 (1.04%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.04%) Adobe
Newport, Gwent
Keystream Resources Limited
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Fusion Experience
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 8 days ago
Newport
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 8 days ago