Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 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 > Newport
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 74 127 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 43.53% 43.20% 28.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 53.62% 47.39% 33.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 85 46
Newport median daily rate £400 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £319 £363 £363
90th Percentile £538 £583 £475
South Wales median daily rate £400 £450 £369
% change year-on-year -11.11% +22.03% -1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Newport median hourly rate £41.50 £46.50 £58.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.75% -20.51% +134.00%
10th Percentile £34.38 £45.65 £56.75
90th Percentile £47.25 £46.95 £60.25
South Wales median hourly rate £40.00 £46.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year -13.04% +15.72% +59.00%

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 138 268 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 81.18% 91.16% 85.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 177 136
Newport median daily rate £425 £445 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.49% +8.54% +6.49%
10th Percentile £263 £312 £305
90th Percentile £575 £575 £508
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 10
Newport median hourly rate £41.50 £56.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.22% +275.00% -40.00%
10th Percentile £18.80 £17.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £58.75 £68.20 £61.13
South Wales median hourly rate £20.69 £18.75 £15.88
% change year-on-year +10.35% +18.11% +9.48%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Newport

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Newport over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Newport

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Newport.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Newport

For the 6 months to 18 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 Newport region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 25 (33.78%) Software Engineering
2 24 (32.43%) Security Cleared
3 22 (29.73%) Coaching
4 18 (24.32%) SQL
5 15 (20.27%) Ingres
5 15 (20.27%) RDBMS
5 15 (20.27%) Mentoring
5 15 (20.27%) User Stories
5 15 (20.27%) Relational Database
6 12 (16.22%) SC Cleared
6 12 (16.22%) OpenROAD
6 12 (16.22%) Unix
6 12 (16.22%) AIX
6 12 (16.22%) C
6 12 (16.22%) Ingres ABF
7 11 (14.86%) Service Delivery
8 10 (13.51%) Project Management
8 10 (13.51%) Java
9 9 (12.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (10.81%) Migration
10 8 (10.81%) User Experience
11 7 (9.46%) PRINCE2
11 7 (9.46%) Python
11 7 (9.46%) Waterfall
11 7 (9.46%) Business Analysis
12 6 (8.11%) Critical Path Analysis
12 6 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (8.11%) SAS
12 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
12 6 (8.11%) Oracle

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 12 (16.22%) OpenROAD
2 6 (8.11%) SAS
3 3 (4.05%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.35%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) GitHub
2 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) Ingres
1 15 (20.27%) RDBMS
1 15 (20.27%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.41%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.05%) Base SAS
3 3 (4.05%) Big Data
3 3 (4.05%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.05%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.05%) Ant
2 3 (4.05%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.05%) Maven
2 3 (4.05%) Toad
3 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.35%) Selenium
3 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (6.76%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Publishing
3 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (22.97%) Software Engineer
2 15 (20.27%) Analyst
3 14 (18.92%) Business Analyst
4 13 (17.57%) Delivery Manager
5 11 (14.86%) Agile Business Analyst
6 8 (10.81%) Developer
7 7 (9.46%) Agile Delivery Manager
8 6 (8.11%) Architect
8 6 (8.11%) Data Architect
8 6 (8.11%) Project Planner
9 4 (5.41%) Java Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) Cloud Architect
10 3 (4.05%) Designer
10 3 (4.05%) Digital Analyst
10 3 (4.05%) Digital Business Analyst
10 3 (4.05%) Ingres ABF Developer
10 3 (4.05%) Ingres Developer
10 3 (4.05%) OpenROAD Developer
10 3 (4.05%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) HTML
2 3 (4.05%) AngularJS
2 3 (4.05%) CSS
2 3 (4.05%) D3.js
2 3 (4.05%) ODBC
2 3 (4.05%) React
3 2 (2.70%) .NET
3 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.35%) Flask
4 1 (1.35%) RESTful
4 1 (1.35%) SVG
4 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) User Experience
2 6 (8.11%) PMI
3 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.22%) AIX
1 12 (16.22%) Unix
2 1 (1.35%) Windows
2 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.78%) Software Engineering
2 22 (29.73%) Coaching
3 15 (20.27%) Mentoring
3 15 (20.27%) User Stories
4 11 (14.86%) Service Delivery
5 10 (13.51%) Project Management
6 9 (12.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (10.81%) Migration
8 7 (9.46%) Business Analysis
8 7 (9.46%) PRINCE2
8 7 (9.46%) Waterfall
9 6 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (8.11%) Critical Path Analysis
9 6 (8.11%) Risk Management
9 6 (8.11%) Scrum
10 5 (6.76%) Data Modelling
10 5 (6.76%) Kanban
10 5 (6.76%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (6.76%) Test Automation
11 4 (5.41%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.32%) SQL
2 12 (16.22%) C
2 12 (16.22%) Ingres ABF
3 10 (13.51%) Java
4 7 (9.46%) Python
5 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.76%) C#
7 3 (4.05%) R
7 3 (4.05%) Scala
8 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 12 (16.22%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.11%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.05%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (4.05%) Degree
5 2 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (8.11%) Cloudera
1 6 (8.11%) Oracle
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.05%) Lotus
4 2 (2.70%) Nintex
5 1 (1.35%) Hootsuite