The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 147 152 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 31.08% 26.39% 25.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.16% 32.48% 31.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 123 95
Median daily rate £400 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £303 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £53.75 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.23 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+13.49% +3.40%
Agile Software Development
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 South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
366 468 539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 77.38% 81.25% 83.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 369 355
Median daily rate £390 £356 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.55% -8.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 10
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.50% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £10.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £16.80 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the South Wales region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the South Wales region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Histogram in South Wales

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +5 103 £400 +12.67% 16
Newport -1 32 £425 - 2
Bridgend - 1 £375 - 1
Agile Software Development
Wales

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 118 (36.53%) TDD
2 109 (33.75%) Java
3 104 (32.20%) JavaScript
4 99 (30.65%) Scrum
5 97 (30.03%) Selenium
6 95 (29.41%) jQuery
7 80 (24.77%) Unix
8 76 (23.53%) CSS
9 75 (23.22%) Perl
9 75 (23.22%) SQL
10 74 (22.91%) .NET
11 72 (22.29%) Finance
12 71 (21.98%) Cucumber
13 69 (21.36%) Web Development
14 67 (20.74%) Security Cleared
14 67 (20.74%) HTML
14 67 (20.74%) OO
15 65 (20.12%) Software Engineering
16 49 (15.17%) Visual Studio
17 47 (14.55%) C#
18 45 (13.93%) DevOps
19 40 (12.38%) BDD
19 40 (12.38%) SQL Server
20 39 (12.07%) Legal
21 38 (11.76%) SC Cleared
22 36 (11.15%) MVC
22 36 (11.15%) XML
23 35 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
24 32 (9.91%) AngularJS
25 31 (9.60%) MongoDB

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 16 (4.95%) JBoss
2 12 (3.72%) Apache
2 12 (3.72%) Tomcat
3 11 (3.41%) IIS
3 11 (3.41%) SAS
4 9 (2.79%) Confluence
4 9 (2.79%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (2.79%) FileNet
4 9 (2.79%) IBM Notes
4 9 (2.79%) LiveCycle
4 9 (2.79%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.48%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.17%) GeoServer
7 5 (1.55%) MQSeries
8 4 (1.24%) CMS
9 3 (0.93%) Jetty
9 3 (0.93%) nginx
9 3 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.93%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.93%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (3.41%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.17%) Gliffy
3 3 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.31%) assyst
3 1 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.64%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (4.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 14 (4.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 14 (4.33%) Amazon S3
3 14 (4.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 13 (4.02%) Amazon ELB
5 12 (3.72%) SaaS
6 11 (3.41%) Route 53
7 5 (1.55%) Google App Engine
7 5 (1.55%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (1.55%) PaaS
8 1 (0.31%) GitHub
8 1 (0.31%) Google Play
8 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.79%) HTTP
1 9 (2.79%) SSL
2 8 (2.48%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.17%) DNS
4 6 (1.86%) FTP
4 6 (1.86%) Internet
5 5 (1.55%) DHCP
6 4 (1.24%) LDAP
6 4 (1.24%) VPN
7 3 (0.93%) IPsec
8 2 (0.62%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.31%) Skype
9 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (12.38%) SQL Server
2 31 (9.60%) MongoDB
3 30 (9.29%) NoSQL
4 17 (5.26%) Redis
4 17 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (4.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (4.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 13 (4.02%) Oracle Database
8 12 (3.72%) MySQL
9 11 (3.41%) Relational Database
10 10 (3.10%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (2.17%) Base SAS
12 7 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (2.17%) RDBMS
12 7 (2.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 7 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (1.86%) Oracle9i Database
14 5 (1.55%) Couchbase
15 4 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 97 (30.03%) Selenium
2 71 (21.98%) Cucumber
3 49 (15.17%) Visual Studio
4 24 (7.43%) JIRA
5 23 (7.12%) Subversion
6 22 (6.81%) Git (software)
7 20 (6.19%) JMeter
7 20 (6.19%) MbUnit
7 20 (6.19%) MSTest
7 20 (6.19%) NUnit
8 19 (5.88%) Jenkins
9 17 (5.26%) Maven
10 16 (4.95%) WebDriver
11 15 (4.64%) SpecFlow
12 14 (4.33%) JUnit
13 12 (3.72%) Ant
13 12 (3.72%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (3.41%) DbUnit
14 11 (3.41%) Eclipse
14 11 (3.41%) Spock
General
1 72 (22.29%) Finance
2 39 (12.07%) Legal
3 9 (2.79%) Banking
3 9 (2.79%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.24%) Publishing
5 3 (0.93%) Marketing
6 2 (0.62%) Electronics
6 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.62%) Retail
6 2 (0.62%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.31%) Billing
7 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.31%) Games
7 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 155 (47.99%) Developer
2 65 (20.12%) Analyst
3 33 (10.22%) Test Analyst
4 30 (9.29%) Java Developer
4 30 (9.29%) Web Developer
5 27 (8.36%) Agile Developer
6 24 (7.43%) Business Analyst
6 24 (7.43%) Perl Developer
7 23 (7.12%) Project Manager
8 21 (6.50%) Senior Developer
9 19 (5.88%) .NET Developer
10 18 (5.57%) Architect
10 18 (5.57%) Senior Agile Developer
11 16 (4.95%) JavaScript Developer
11 16 (4.95%) Tester
12 15 (4.64%) Agile Business Analyst
13 13 (4.02%) Website Developer
14 11 (3.41%) SC Cleared Java Developer
15 9 (2.79%) Automation Test Analyst
15 9 (2.79%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (29.41%) jQuery
2 76 (23.53%) CSS
3 74 (22.91%) .NET
4 67 (20.74%) HTML
5 36 (11.15%) XML
6 32 (9.91%) AngularJS
7 29 (8.98%) WCF
8 26 (8.05%) HTML5
8 26 (8.05%) Kafka
9 25 (7.74%) KnockoutJS
9 25 (7.74%) RESTful
10 24 (7.43%) ASP.NET Web API
11 23 (7.12%) Mojolicious
11 23 (7.12%) SOAP
12 22 (6.81%) CSS3
12 22 (6.81%) REST
13 19 (5.88%) Spring
14 17 (5.26%) Hibernate
15 16 (4.95%) J2EE
16 14 (4.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.17%) Replication
3 6 (1.86%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.55%) User Experience
5 4 (1.24%) AS400
5 4 (1.24%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.24%) N-Tier
6 3 (0.93%) CESG
6 3 (0.93%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (0.93%) Data Structures
6 3 (0.93%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.62%) CMDB
7 2 (0.62%) Ergonomics
7 2 (0.62%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (0.62%) NHS
8 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.31%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.31%) DTV
8 1 (0.31%) IPTV
8 1 (0.31%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 80 (24.77%) Unix
2 23 (7.12%) Linux
3 14 (4.33%) Windows
4 2 (0.62%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.31%) Android
5 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (36.53%) TDD
2 99 (30.65%) Scrum
3 69 (21.36%) Web Development
4 67 (20.74%) OO
5 65 (20.12%) Software Engineering
6 45 (13.93%) DevOps
7 40 (12.38%) BDD
8 36 (11.15%) MVC
9 35 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (9.60%) Unit Testing
11 27 (8.36%) Configuration Management
12 26 (8.05%) SDLC
12 26 (8.05%) Test-First Development
13 23 (7.12%) ITIL
13 23 (7.12%) Project Management
14 21 (6.50%) Migration
14 21 (6.50%) Waterfall
15 20 (6.19%) ATDD
16 19 (5.88%) Mentoring
17 18 (5.57%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (33.75%) Java
2 104 (32.20%) JavaScript
3 75 (23.22%) Perl
3 75 (23.22%) SQL
4 47 (14.55%) C#
5 21 (6.50%) TypeScript
6 19 (5.88%) Scala
7 17 (5.26%) Go
7 17 (5.26%) T-SQL
8 13 (4.02%) PL/SQL
9 7 (2.17%) PHP
10 6 (1.86%) C
11 5 (1.55%) VB
12 4 (1.24%) ANSI SQL
12 4 (1.24%) Python
12 4 (1.24%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.31%) C++
13 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.31%) XPath
Qualifications
1 67 (20.74%) Security Cleared
2 38 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 24 (7.43%) ISEB
4 16 (4.95%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (3.10%) DV Cleared
5 10 (3.10%) ISTQB
6 9 (2.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (2.17%) CISSP
8 5 (1.55%) BC Cleared
8 5 (1.55%) CESG Certified Professional
9 4 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.93%) CLAS
10 3 (0.93%) Degree
10 3 (0.93%) MAPM
11 1 (0.31%) CBAP
11 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.31%) PMP
11 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 18 (5.57%) QA
3 10 (3.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.24%) RMADS
5 3 (0.93%) P3O
6 2 (0.62%) SDET
7 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.31%) TickIT
System Software
1 11 (3.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (4.95%) Ansible
2 14 (4.33%) Terraform
3 11 (3.41%) Fluentd
4 9 (2.79%) Marathon
4 9 (2.79%) Mesos
5 8 (2.48%) Piwik
6 5 (1.55%) Puppet
7 3 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.93%) Rundeck
8 2 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (8.98%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.50%) Oracle
3 9 (2.79%) Adobe
3 9 (2.79%) ILOG
3 9 (2.79%) Lotus
3 9 (2.79%) Splunk
4 7 (2.17%) Kofax
4 7 (2.17%) SAP
4 7 (2.17%) ServiceNow
4 7 (2.17%) Sitecore
5 6 (1.86%) Atlassian
5 6 (1.86%) Google
6 5 (1.55%) Teradata
6 5 (1.55%) VMware
7 4 (1.24%) HP
7 4 (1.24%) Informatica
7 4 (1.24%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (0.93%) Cognos
8 3 (0.93%) IBM
9 2 (0.62%) Red Hat
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