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 20 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
20 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 43 79 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 34.68% 60.77% 5.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 45.26% 74.53% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 72 2
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£425 £450 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +43.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £328 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
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
95 106 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 76.61% 81.54% 59.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 93 11
Average daily rate £413 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.87 - £16.00
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 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 20 April 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 20 April 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
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Job
Vacancies
Swansea -1 39 £438 -2.77% 1
Agile Software Development
Wales

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 (32.88%) Finance
2 23 (31.51%) Scrum
3 21 (28.77%) Security Cleared
4 19 (26.03%) Java
5 18 (24.66%) Project Management
6 17 (23.29%) ITIL
6 17 (23.29%) Service Delivery
7 16 (21.92%) Service Management
7 16 (21.92%) Risk Management
8 15 (20.55%) PRINCE2
9 13 (17.81%) ITSM
9 13 (17.81%) Linux
9 13 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (16.44%) SC Cleared
10 12 (16.44%) TDD
11 11 (15.07%) SLA
12 10 (13.70%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (13.70%) Migration
12 10 (13.70%) Scala
13 9 (12.33%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (12.33%) SQL
14 8 (10.96%) C
14 8 (10.96%) Software Engineering
14 8 (10.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 7 (9.59%) Technical Architecture
15 7 (9.59%) Puppet
15 7 (9.59%) DevOps
15 7 (9.59%) Mentoring
15 7 (9.59%) Business Analysis
15 7 (9.59%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 3 (4.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.74%) Confluence
3 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.37%) WildFly
3 1 (1.37%) nginx
3 1 (1.37%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) SaaS
2 3 (4.11%) PaaS
2 3 (4.11%) IaaS
3 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) HTTP
1 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.74%) SSL
2 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) MySQL
2 5 (6.85%) Firebird
3 4 (5.48%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.74%) InterBase
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (6.85%) CA Gen
3 4 (5.48%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.74%) JIRA
4 2 (2.74%) Selenium
4 2 (2.74%) Subversion
4 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.37%) RSpec
5 1 (1.37%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.37%) Maven
5 1 (1.37%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.37%) NeoLoad
5 1 (1.37%) GitLab
General
1 24 (32.88%) Finance
2 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.37%) Marketing
2 1 (1.37%) Electronics
2 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (19.18%) Developer
2 12 (16.44%) Service Manager
3 11 (15.07%) Architect
4 9 (12.33%) Project Manager
5 7 (9.59%) Delivery Manager
6 6 (8.22%) Business Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) Technical Architect
7 5 (6.85%) Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (5.48%) Transition Manager
8 4 (5.48%) Service Transition Manager
9 3 (4.11%) AWS Developer
9 3 (4.11%) ScrumMaster
9 3 (4.11%) Lead Software Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Designer
9 3 (4.11%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.74%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.74%) Tester
10 2 (2.74%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.59%) Web Services
2 4 (5.48%) jQuery
3 3 (4.11%) JSON
3 3 (4.11%) XML
3 3 (4.11%) VXML
3 3 (4.11%) .NET
3 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.37%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.37%) REST
5 1 (1.37%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.37%) Akka
5 1 (1.37%) Play Framework
5 1 (1.37%) HTML
5 1 (1.37%) CSS
5 1 (1.37%) SOAP
5 1 (1.37%) J2EE
5 1 (1.37%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.37%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.22%) Open Source
3 4 (5.48%) NHS
4 3 (4.11%) IVR
4 3 (4.11%) User Experience
5 2 (2.74%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.74%) Clustering
6 1 (1.37%) DTV
6 1 (1.37%) Human Factors
6 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.37%) Social Media
6 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.81%) Linux
2 5 (6.85%) UNIX
3 3 (4.11%) Windows
3 3 (4.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.37%) Fedora
4 1 (1.37%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.51%) Scrum
2 18 (24.66%) Project Management
3 17 (23.29%) Service Delivery
3 17 (23.29%) ITIL
4 16 (21.92%) Service Management
4 16 (21.92%) Risk Management
5 15 (20.55%) PRINCE2
6 13 (17.81%) ITSM
7 12 (16.44%) TDD
8 10 (13.70%) Migration
9 9 (12.33%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (10.96%) Software Engineering
11 7 (9.59%) Business Analysis
11 7 (9.59%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (9.59%) DevOps
11 7 (9.59%) Mentoring
12 6 (8.22%) BDD
12 6 (8.22%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (8.22%) Configuration Management
13 5 (6.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.03%) Java
2 10 (13.70%) Scala
3 9 (12.33%) SQL
4 8 (10.96%) C
5 6 (8.22%) C#
6 5 (6.85%) Ruby
7 4 (5.48%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.11%) PHP
8 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.74%) Delphi
9 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.37%) Clojure
10 1 (1.37%) Perl
10 1 (1.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (28.77%) Security Cleared
2 12 (16.44%) SC Cleared
3 10 (13.70%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (10.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (4.11%) Degree
5 3 (4.11%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.07%) SLA
2 6 (8.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (9.59%) Puppet
2 4 (5.48%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.11%) Ansible
4 1 (1.37%) SELinux
4 1 (1.37%) logstash
4 1 (1.37%) Graphite
4 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (1.37%) Nessus
4 1 (1.37%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (8.22%) Oracle
2 5 (6.85%) CA
3 3 (4.11%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.11%) Avaya
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.74%) Fujitsu
4 2 (2.74%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.37%) Zend
5 1 (1.37%) VMware
5 1 (1.37%) SAP
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago