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 3 months to 27 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.

Agile Software Development
South Wales / Newport
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 35 28 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 36.46% 35.00% 37.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 45.45% 36.36% 41.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 18
Median daily rate £500 £350 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £432 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Median hourly rate £47.00 £45.25 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.86% +31.15%  
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 Newport with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Newport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 77 77 74
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 80.21% 96.25% 89.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 48 47
Median daily rate £470 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.02% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £490 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 £47.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.44% +36.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newport 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 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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development in Newport.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Newport

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Newport

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Newport over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Newport

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 27 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 Newport region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 46 (48.42%) Java
1 46 (48.42%) TDD
2 41 (43.16%) Scrum
3 29 (30.53%) Python
4 28 (29.47%) BDD
5 25 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 23 (24.21%) Kanban
7 19 (20.00%) Hadoop
7 19 (20.00%) Cloudera
7 19 (20.00%) DevOps
8 18 (18.95%) Big Data
8 18 (18.95%) Open Source
9 17 (17.89%) NoSQL
10 15 (15.79%) RESTful
10 15 (15.79%) Scala
10 15 (15.79%) Apache Spark
11 14 (14.74%) SAP
12 13 (13.68%) OO
12 13 (13.68%) Security Cleared
12 13 (13.68%) Jenkins
12 13 (13.68%) Elasticsearch
12 13 (13.68%) MongoDB
13 12 (12.63%) Waterfall
13 12 (12.63%) Low Latency
13 12 (12.63%) Relational Database
13 12 (12.63%) Web Services
14 11 (11.58%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (11.58%) SC Cleared
14 11 (11.58%) Analytics
14 11 (11.58%) Algorithms

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 15 (15.79%) Apache Spark
2 13 (13.68%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (8.42%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (5.26%) Jupyter
5 3 (3.16%) Liferay
6 2 (2.11%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (2.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.11%) MS Project
2 1 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.32%) PaaS
2 2 (2.11%) SaaS
3 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.47%) HTTP
2 1 (1.05%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 18 (18.95%) Big Data
3 17 (17.89%) NoSQL
4 13 (13.68%) MongoDB
5 12 (12.63%) Relational Database
6 6 (6.32%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (6.32%) HBase
7 5 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.16%) GIS
9 2 (2.11%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.05%) Geospatial Data
10 1 (1.05%) Neo4j
10 1 (1.05%) NonStop SQL
10 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
10 1 (1.05%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 13 (13.68%) Jenkins
2 9 (9.47%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.26%) JUnit
3 5 (5.26%) Maven
4 2 (2.11%) DbUnit
4 2 (2.11%) jMock
4 2 (2.11%) Mockito
4 2 (2.11%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.05%) JIRA
5 1 (1.05%) Selenium
5 1 (1.05%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.05%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (5.26%) Finance
2 3 (3.16%) Publishing
3 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.05%) Electronics
4 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (58.95%) Developer
2 28 (29.47%) Java Developer
3 18 (18.95%) Agile Developer
4 16 (16.84%) Agile Java Developer
5 13 (13.68%) Scala Developer
6 10 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 10 (10.53%) Software Engineer
7 9 (9.47%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (8.42%) Analyst
8 8 (8.42%) Business Analyst
9 7 (7.37%) Project Manager
10 5 (5.26%) Architect
10 5 (5.26%) Big Data Developer
11 4 (4.21%) Big Data Engineer
11 4 (4.21%) Data Engineer
11 4 (4.21%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (4.21%) Java Engineer
12 3 (3.16%) Consultant
12 3 (3.16%) Data Consultant
12 3 (3.16%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.79%) RESTful
2 12 (12.63%) Web Services
3 10 (10.53%) JSON
4 9 (9.47%) REST
5 6 (6.32%) HTML
6 5 (5.26%) CSS
6 5 (5.26%) Spring
7 4 (4.21%) Node.js
7 4 (4.21%) Swagger
8 3 (3.16%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (3.16%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (3.16%) SOAP
9 2 (2.11%) Highcharts JS
9 2 (2.11%) J2EE
9 2 (2.11%) Middleware
9 2 (2.11%) PowerMock
10 1 (1.05%) .NET
10 1 (1.05%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.05%) Kafka
10 1 (1.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) Algorithms
2 9 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.37%) PMI
4 6 (6.32%) User Experience
5 4 (4.21%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.11%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.05%) CESG
7 1 (1.05%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.05%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.42%) Linux
2 2 (2.11%) Mac OS
2 2 (2.11%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (48.42%) TDD
2 41 (43.16%) Scrum
3 28 (29.47%) BDD
4 25 (26.32%) Software Engineering
5 23 (24.21%) Kanban
6 19 (20.00%) DevOps
7 18 (18.95%) Open Source
8 13 (13.68%) OO
9 12 (12.63%) Low Latency
9 12 (12.63%) Waterfall
10 11 (11.58%) Analytics
10 11 (11.58%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (9.47%) Business Analytics
11 9 (9.47%) Microservices
12 8 (8.42%) OWASP
12 8 (8.42%) Project Management
12 8 (8.42%) Web Development
13 7 (7.37%) MapReduce
13 7 (7.37%) Secure Coding
14 6 (6.32%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 46 (48.42%) Java
2 29 (30.53%) Python
3 15 (15.79%) Scala
4 5 (5.26%) SQL
5 4 (4.21%) Go
5 4 (4.21%) R
5 4 (4.21%) Ruby
6 3 (3.16%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.16%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.05%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (13.68%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.58%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.37%) PMI Certification
3 7 (7.37%) PMP
4 3 (3.16%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.05%) CISSP
5 1 (1.05%) CLAS
5 1 (1.05%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) P3O
2 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.05%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (4.21%) Docker
2 2 (2.11%) HDFS
3 1 (1.05%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.16%) Puppet
2 2 (2.11%) Ansible
3 1 (1.05%) Ambari
3 1 (1.05%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.05%) Oozie
Vendors
1 19 (20.00%) Cloudera
2 14 (14.74%) SAP
3 9 (9.47%) Oracle
3 9 (9.47%) Teradata
4 4 (4.21%) Splunk
5 3 (3.16%) ESRI
6 2 (2.11%) Hortonworks
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