Period
to 13 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 13 April 2021 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 > Newport
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 66 94 120
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 28.70% 30.62% 33.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.20% 33.94% 37.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 77 97
10th Percentile £425 £400 £315
25th Percentile £463 £438 £390
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £440
Median % change year-on-year - +13.64% -4.86%
75th Percentile £566 £533 £538
90th Percentile £620 £561 £560
South Wales median daily rate £475 £488 £440
% change year-on-year -2.56% +10.80% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £24.64 £22.50 £15.00
Median % change year-on-year +9.51% +50.00% -70.40%
South Wales median hourly rate £24.64 £22.50 £18.87
% change year-on-year +9.51% +19.24% -60.83%

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 Newport with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 205 277 323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 89.13% 90.23% 90.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 218 252
10th Percentile £313 £350 £313
25th Percentile £416 £402 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £550 £529 £536
90th Percentile £613 £563 £575
South Wales median daily rate £433 £450 £438
% change year-on-year -3.89% +2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 7 16
10th Percentile £14.50 £15.71 £15.00
25th Percentile £16.37 " £18.06
Median hourly rate £21.86 £19.18 £23.25
Median % change year-on-year +13.97% -17.49% -51.06%
75th Percentile £25.00 £22.38 £43.00
90th Percentile £36.20 £23.85 £46.00
South Wales median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £22.92
% change year-on-year +7.89% -17.09% +23.88%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Newport

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Agile Software Development in Newport.

Daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Newport

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in Newport over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Newport

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Agile Software Development in Newport.

Hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Newport

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newport region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 34 (51.52%) SC Cleared
1 34 (51.52%) Security Cleared
2 18 (27.27%) DevOps
3 17 (25.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 16 (24.24%) AWS
5 13 (19.70%) Software Engineering
6 12 (18.18%) GCP
7 11 (16.67%) JIRA
7 11 (16.67%) Confluence
8 10 (15.15%) Python
8 10 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (15.15%) Project Management
9 9 (13.64%) Information Security
9 9 (13.64%) Test Automation
9 9 (13.64%) Coaching
10 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (12.12%) CCSP
11 7 (10.61%) C#
11 7 (10.61%) SQL
11 7 (10.61%) Risk Management
11 7 (10.61%) Information Assurance
11 7 (10.61%) DV Cleared
11 7 (10.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 7 (10.61%) CESG
11 7 (10.61%) Business Analysis
11 7 (10.61%) SFIA
11 7 (10.61%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (10.61%) CESG Certified Professional
11 7 (10.61%) IISP
11 7 (10.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 11 (16.67%) Confluence
2 6 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.06%) IIS
4 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.52%) Apache
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 16 (24.24%) AWS
2 12 (18.18%) GCP
3 6 (9.09%) Trello
4 3 (4.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.52%) Azure
5 1 (1.52%) GitHub
5 1 (1.52%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.52%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.52%) BigQuery
3 1 (1.52%) Bigtable
3 1 (1.52%) Cloud Spanner
3 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.52%) HBase
3 1 (1.52%) Impala
3 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (16.67%) JIRA
2 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.03%) Ant
4 2 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.03%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.03%) Maven
4 2 (3.03%) Toad
5 1 (1.52%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.52%) GitLab
5 1 (1.52%) Rational Quality Manager
5 1 (1.52%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.52%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 5 (7.58%) Public Sector
2 3 (4.55%) Law
2 3 (4.55%) Publishing
3 1 (1.52%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (25.76%) Delivery Manager
2 8 (12.12%) Architect
2 8 (12.12%) Software Engineer
3 5 (7.58%) Product Manager
3 5 (7.58%) Technical Leader
4 4 (6.06%) Security Architect
5 3 (4.55%) Analyst
5 3 (4.55%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 3 (4.55%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 3 (4.55%) Java Engineer
5 3 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (4.55%) Programme Manager
5 3 (4.55%) Python Engineer
5 3 (4.55%) Python Software Engineer
5 3 (4.55%) Risk Manager
5 3 (4.55%) Security Advisor
5 3 (4.55%) Security Manager
6 2 (3.03%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 2 (3.03%) Lead DevOps
6 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) Gherkin
1 2 (3.03%) Spring
1 2 (3.03%) Struts
2 1 (1.52%) Apache Beam
2 1 (1.52%) Kafka
2 1 (1.52%) PySpark
2 1 (1.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) CESG
1 7 (10.61%) Cloud Native
2 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.52%) Linked Data
5 1 (1.52%) Robotics
5 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Windows
2 2 (3.03%) Unix
3 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.27%) DevOps
2 17 (25.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (19.70%) Software Engineering
4 10 (15.15%) Project Management
5 9 (13.64%) Coaching
5 9 (13.64%) Information Security
5 9 (13.64%) Test Automation
6 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (10.61%) Business Analysis
7 7 (10.61%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (10.61%) Information Assurance
7 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure as Code
7 7 (10.61%) Risk Management
7 7 (10.61%) SFIA
8 6 (9.09%) Decision-Making
8 6 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.58%) Acceptance Criteria
9 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.58%) Line Management
9 5 (7.58%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.15%) Python
2 7 (10.61%) C#
2 7 (10.61%) SQL
3 5 (7.58%) Java
4 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.52%) Groovy
4 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.52%) VB
4 1 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (51.52%) SC Cleared
1 34 (51.52%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (12.12%) CCSP
4 7 (10.61%) CESG Certified Professional
4 7 (10.61%) DV Cleared
4 7 (10.61%) IISP
5 6 (9.09%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 5 (7.58%) DBS Check
7 3 (4.55%) Degree
8 2 (3.03%) AWS Certification
8 2 (3.03%) CCNA
8 2 (3.03%) Master's Degree
9 1 (1.52%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 7 (10.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.06%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.52%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Docker
2 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Terraform
2 3 (4.55%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.52%) Ansible
3 1 (1.52%) PTC Integrity
Vendors
1 5 (7.58%) Oracle
2 3 (4.55%) Google
2 3 (4.55%) Okta
2 3 (4.55%) Remedy
2 3 (4.55%) Splunk
3 2 (3.03%) EMC
4 1 (1.52%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.52%) Dell
4 1 (1.52%) IBM
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.52%) PTC
4 1 (1.52%) VMware