Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for Agile Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Software Development over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Agile Software Development
South Wales > Bridgend
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 12 13
Rank change year-on-year +10 +1 -3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 30.00% 9.09% 4.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 37.50% 13.64% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Bridgend median daily rate £500 £250 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -44.44% +39.53%
10th Percentile £430 £225 £425
90th Percentile £550 £275 £475
South Wales median daily rate £400 £450 £363
% change year-on-year -11.11% +24.14% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bridgend median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate £40.00 £46.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year -13.04% +15.72% -

Agile Software Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bridgend
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 80.00% 66.67% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 8
Bridgend median daily rate £425 £438 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +34.62% -21.21%
10th Percentile £225 £278 £197
90th Percentile £550 £559 £475
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Bridgend median hourly rate £36.50 £21.00 £21.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.81% -3.92% +56.13%
10th Percentile £35.75 £20.50 £18.44
90th Percentile £37.25 £21.50 £24.47
South Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.75 £15.88
% change year-on-year +1.33% +18.11% +9.48%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bridgend.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Bridgend

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bridgend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Bridgend region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) Use Case
1 3 (100.00%) SAP IS-U
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) SAP MRS
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (66.67%) SAP MRS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) SAP Business Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Business Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) SAP PM Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) SAP PM Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) Business Process Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Use Case
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP