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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 16 44 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 42.11% 36.36% 61.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 53.33% 44.90% 75.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 28 76
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £281 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £380 £370
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.36% +2.85%
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
30 98 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 78.95% 80.99% 81.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 41 99
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 £13.87 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+134.31% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West 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 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 3 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Swansea +1 16 £450 +2.85% 3
Agile Software Development
Wales

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 9 (34.62%) Puppet
1 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
2 8 (30.77%) Java
2 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Scrum
3 7 (26.92%) CSS
3 7 (26.92%) HTML
3 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) DevOps
4 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (19.23%) jQuery
5 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
5 5 (19.23%) CSS3
5 5 (19.23%) HTML5
5 5 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (19.23%) Ansible
5 5 (19.23%) MVC
6 4 (15.38%) CISM
6 4 (15.38%) Information Security
6 4 (15.38%) CESG
6 4 (15.38%) CESG CLAS
6 4 (15.38%) Maven
6 4 (15.38%) Degree
6 4 (15.38%) Oracle
6 4 (15.38%) PHP
6 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 4 (15.38%) CISSP
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (15.38%) Software Delivery

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 3 (11.54%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
1 3 (11.54%) MySQL
1 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 4 (15.38%) Maven
3 3 (11.54%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.85%) Electronics
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) CISSP Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) CLAS Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Java Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Website Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Manual Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) CSS
1 7 (26.92%) HTML
2 5 (19.23%) CSS3
2 5 (19.23%) HTML5
2 5 (19.23%) jQuery
3 3 (11.54%) .NET
3 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (3.85%) REST
5 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) CESG
1 4 (15.38%) CESG CLAS
2 3 (11.54%) Algorithms
2 3 (11.54%) Data Structures
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Scrum
2 7 (26.92%) DevOps
3 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (19.23%) MVC
5 4 (15.38%) Analytics
5 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (15.38%) Information Security
5 4 (15.38%) Software Delivery
5 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
6 3 (11.54%) Mobile Development
6 3 (11.54%) Open Source
6 3 (11.54%) SEO
6 3 (11.54%) Web Development
7 2 (7.69%) ITSM
7 2 (7.69%) Manual Testing
7 2 (7.69%) TDD
7 2 (7.69%) Web Operations
8 1 (3.85%) Malware Detection/Protection
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Java
1 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (7.69%) C#
4 2 (7.69%) Scala
5 1 (3.85%) Go
5 1 (3.85%) Python
5 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) CISM
2 4 (15.38%) CISSP
2 4 (15.38%) CLAS
2 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) RMADS
2 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) Puppet
2 5 (19.23%) Ansible
2 5 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.69%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.85%) logstash
4 1 (3.85%) Nagios
4 1 (3.85%) Pingdom
4 1 (3.85%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.85%) BMC
3 1 (3.85%) CA
3 1 (3.85%) Google
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.85%) Splunk