The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
West Wales / Swansea
Rank 6 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 24 8 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swansea 24.74% 44.44% 37.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.80% 50.00% 43.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 13
Median daily rate £438 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £450 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £44.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-5.02% +24.30%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Swansea region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swansea
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
71 16 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swansea 73.20% 88.89% 85.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 13 24
Median daily rate £449 £450 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.33% +7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £163 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swansea 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 Swansea

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Swansea

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Swansea

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Swansea

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Swansea region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Swansea

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Swansea region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 75 (75.00%) Java
2 66 (66.00%) Security Cleared
3 59 (59.00%) SC Cleared
4 43 (43.00%) Jenkins
5 34 (34.00%) Ansible
5 34 (34.00%) Scrum
6 29 (29.00%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (29.00%) Amazon AWS
7 28 (28.00%) Software Engineering
8 27 (27.00%) JavaScript
8 27 (27.00%) Software Delivery
8 27 (27.00%) REST
9 26 (26.00%) Mentoring
10 24 (24.00%) SQL
10 24 (24.00%) Domain-Driven Design
11 23 (23.00%) Configuration Management
11 23 (23.00%) Relational Database
12 20 (20.00%) Open Source
12 20 (20.00%) Web Services
12 20 (20.00%) Windows
12 20 (20.00%) Linux
13 19 (19.00%) WebLogic
13 19 (19.00%) Unix
13 19 (19.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 17 (17.00%) CSS
15 16 (16.00%) Selenium
15 16 (16.00%) Cucumber
16 15 (15.00%) JSON
16 15 (15.00%) JIRA
16 15 (15.00%) JUnit

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea 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 19 (19.00%) WebLogic
2 14 (14.00%) Apache
3 7 (7.00%) Confluence
4 6 (6.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 13 (13.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.00%) LongView
Cloud Services
1 29 (29.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.00%) Internet
1 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (7.00%) MongoDB
2 7 (7.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.00%) Event Store
5 1 (1.00%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.00%) Redis
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 43 (43.00%) Jenkins
2 16 (16.00%) Cucumber
2 16 (16.00%) Selenium
3 15 (15.00%) JIRA
3 15 (15.00%) JUnit
4 13 (13.00%) JBehave
5 8 (8.00%) JIRA Agile
5 8 (8.00%) Maven
6 6 (6.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (3.00%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.00%) Android Studio
8 1 (1.00%) Capybara
8 1 (1.00%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.00%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.00%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (14.00%) Finance
2 13 (13.00%) Electronics
2 13 (13.00%) Manufacturing
2 13 (13.00%) Marketing
2 13 (13.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (50.00%) Developer
2 32 (32.00%) Java Developer
3 21 (21.00%) Java Engineer
4 13 (13.00%) Cloud Developer
4 13 (13.00%) Scrum Master
5 12 (12.00%) Agile Scrum Master
5 12 (12.00%) Applications Developer
6 11 (11.00%) Agile Coach
7 9 (9.00%) Software Engineer
8 8 (8.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 7 (7.00%) Architect
9 7 (7.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (7.00%) Operations Engineer
9 7 (7.00%) Support Engineer
10 5 (5.00%) Applications Engineer
10 5 (5.00%) Applications Support
10 5 (5.00%) Applications Support Engineer
10 5 (5.00%) AWS Developer
10 5 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
11 4 (4.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (27.00%) REST
2 20 (20.00%) Web Services
3 17 (17.00%) CSS
4 15 (15.00%) HTML
4 15 (15.00%) JSON
5 14 (14.00%) Dropwizard
6 13 (13.00%) XML
7 12 (12.00%) Spring
8 8 (8.00%) Velocity
9 6 (6.00%) Elastic Stack
9 6 (6.00%) MCollective
10 4 (4.00%) RESTful
11 2 (2.00%) Spring Boot
12 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (1.00%) Gherkin
12 1 (1.00%) KnockoutJS
12 1 (1.00%) Node.js
12 1 (1.00%) RabbitMQ
12 1 (1.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.00%) Clustering
2 6 (6.00%) PKI
2 6 (6.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.00%) Linux
1 20 (20.00%) Windows
2 19 (19.00%) Unix
3 6 (6.00%) AIX
3 6 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (34.00%) Scrum
2 29 (29.00%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (28.00%) Software Engineering
4 27 (27.00%) Software Delivery
5 26 (26.00%) Mentoring
6 24 (24.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 23 (23.00%) Configuration Management
8 20 (20.00%) Open Source
9 19 (19.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (14.00%) Automated Testing
10 14 (14.00%) DevOps
11 13 (13.00%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (13.00%) Digital Marketing
11 13 (13.00%) Problem Management
11 13 (13.00%) Programme Management
12 11 (11.00%) TDD
13 10 (10.00%) BDD
13 10 (10.00%) Waterfall
14 8 (8.00%) Software Testing
15 7 (7.00%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 75 (75.00%) Java
2 27 (27.00%) JavaScript
3 24 (24.00%) SQL
4 3 (3.00%) Ruby
5 2 (2.00%) Python
6 1 (1.00%) C#
6 1 (1.00%) Go
6 1 (1.00%) Perl
6 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 66 (66.00%) Security Cleared
2 59 (59.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.00%) Degree
4 5 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (6.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (6.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (6.00%) PowerHA
2 2 (2.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 34 (34.00%) Ansible
2 9 (9.00%) Puppet
3 6 (6.00%) Nessus
3 6 (6.00%) Packer
3 6 (6.00%) Rundeck
3 6 (6.00%) SCCM
3 6 (6.00%) Tivoli
3 6 (6.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 6 (6.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (6.00%) Zenoss
4 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.00%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (14.00%) Oracle
2 13 (13.00%) SAP
3 7 (7.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (7.00%) VMware
4 6 (6.00%) IBM
4 6 (6.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.00%) Sonatype
4 6 (6.00%) Symantec
5 1 (1.00%) SaltStack
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £225 - £275 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago