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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
South Wales / Bridgend
Rank - 4 -
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bridgend - 20.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £374 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £36.13
% change year-on-year +0.59% +16.95%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bridgend
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 15 8 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bridgend 57.69% 80.00% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 7
Median daily rate £150 £288 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.82% -28.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £497 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £18.50 £29.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.75% +82.81%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bridgend citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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

Agile Software Development
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS

Agile Software Development
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development