The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales 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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 1 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 32 92 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 30.77% 63.01% 4.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 37.65% 77.31% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 82 2
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£425 £425 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +35.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £305 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
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 West Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85 119 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 81.73% 81.51% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 100 16
Average daily rate £425 £400 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +31.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.87 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the West Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the West Wales region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea -2 25 £444 +4.41% 2
Carmarthenshire - 7 £265 -
Agile Software Development
Wales

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales 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 24 (33.80%) Finance
2 23 (32.39%) Scrum
3 21 (29.58%) Security Cleared
4 17 (23.94%) ITIL
4 17 (23.94%) PRINCE2
4 17 (23.94%) Project Management
5 16 (22.54%) Java
5 16 (22.54%) Service Management
5 16 (22.54%) Service Delivery
5 16 (22.54%) Risk Management
6 15 (21.13%) TDD
7 13 (18.31%) ITSM
7 13 (18.31%) SQL
7 13 (18.31%) SC Cleared
8 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (16.90%) Linux
8 12 (16.90%) Migration
9 11 (15.49%) SLA
10 10 (14.08%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (14.08%) Git (software)
10 10 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (12.68%) Scala
11 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
12 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 8 (11.27%) DevOps
13 7 (9.86%) Data Migration
13 7 (9.86%) Open Source
13 7 (9.86%) Puppet
13 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
13 7 (9.86%) Software Engineering

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales 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 4 (5.63%) JBoss
2 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.82%) Confluence
3 2 (2.82%) WildFly
4 1 (1.41%) nginx
4 1 (1.41%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.82%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.82%) SaaS
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.41%) PaaS
3 1 (1.41%) IaaS
3 1 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) HTTP
1 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.23%) SSL
2 1 (1.41%) Skype
2 1 (1.41%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.45%) MySQL
3 5 (7.04%) Firebird
4 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.82%) InterBase
5 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.41%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (14.08%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.04%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.04%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.82%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (2.82%) Subversion
4 2 (2.82%) JIRA
5 1 (1.41%) Selenium
5 1 (1.41%) RSpec
5 1 (1.41%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.41%) CA Gen
5 1 (1.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (33.80%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.41%) Marketing
2 1 (1.41%) Electronics
2 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (16.90%) Developer
1 12 (16.90%) Service Manager
2 10 (14.08%) Analyst
3 7 (9.86%) Project Manager
3 7 (9.86%) Business Analyst
4 6 (8.45%) Architect
4 6 (8.45%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (7.04%) Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (7.04%) Java Developer
5 5 (7.04%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Service Transition Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Transition Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Designer
6 4 (5.63%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Lead Software Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Service Architect
7 3 (4.23%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.04%) jQuery
2 4 (5.63%) Hibernate
2 4 (5.63%) J2EE
2 4 (5.63%) XML
3 3 (4.23%) VXML
3 3 (4.23%) HTML
3 3 (4.23%) .NET
3 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.23%) CSS
3 3 (4.23%) Web Services
3 3 (4.23%) JSON
4 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.82%) REST
4 2 (2.82%) SOAP
5 1 (1.41%) LAMP
5 1 (1.41%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.41%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.41%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.45%) NHS
3 5 (7.04%) User Experience
4 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.23%) IVR
4 3 (4.23%) Human Factors
5 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) DTV
6 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.41%) Java Card
6 1 (1.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.90%) Linux
2 5 (7.04%) Windows
3 3 (4.23%) UNIX
3 3 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.41%) Fedora
4 1 (1.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) Scrum
2 17 (23.94%) ITIL
2 17 (23.94%) PRINCE2
2 17 (23.94%) Project Management
3 16 (22.54%) Service Management
3 16 (22.54%) Service Delivery
3 16 (22.54%) Risk Management
4 15 (21.13%) TDD
5 13 (18.31%) ITSM
6 12 (16.90%) Migration
7 10 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (11.27%) DevOps
9 7 (9.86%) Data Migration
9 7 (9.86%) Open Source
9 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
9 7 (9.86%) Software Engineering
9 7 (9.86%) Business Analysis
10 5 (7.04%) BDD
10 5 (7.04%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (7.04%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.54%) Java
2 13 (18.31%) SQL
3 9 (12.68%) Scala
4 6 (8.45%) C
5 5 (7.04%) Ruby
6 4 (5.63%) C#
7 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.23%) PHP
7 3 (4.23%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.23%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.82%) Python
8 2 (2.82%) Perl
8 2 (2.82%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 21 (29.58%) Security Cleared
2 13 (18.31%) SC Cleared
3 10 (14.08%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (8.45%) Degree
6 3 (4.23%) ISTQB
7 2 (2.82%) BC Cleared
7 2 (2.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (1.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.49%) SLA
2 5 (7.04%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.41%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) Puppet
2 6 (8.45%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.23%) Ansible
4 2 (2.82%) Salt
5 1 (1.41%) SELinux
5 1 (1.41%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.23%) Avaya
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle
2 3 (4.23%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.82%) VMware
3 2 (2.82%) Fujitsu
3 2 (2.82%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.41%) Zend
4 1 (1.41%) Google
4 1 (1.41%) SAP
4 1 (1.41%) CA
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