Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 85 52 85
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 25.45% 28.57% 30.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.24% 34.21% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 43 74
10th Percentile £251 £420 £313
25th Percentile £421 £459 £402
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £524 £500 £446
Median % change year-on-year +4.75% +12.04% -0.83%
75th Percentile £560 £538 £500
90th Percentile £571 £575 £560
South Wales median daily rate £475 £500 £440
% change year-on-year -5.00% +13.64% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
10th Percentile £23.08 £21.31 £24.07
25th Percentile £24.42 £21.40 £24.16
Median hourly rate £25.15 £22.18 £24.33
Median % change year-on-year +13.37% -8.82% +14.85%
75th Percentile £26.63 £23.28 £24.49
90th Percentile £27.37 £23.56 £24.59
South Wales median hourly rate £25.15 £22.18 £24.65
% change year-on-year +13.37% -10.02% +16.38%

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 312 152 238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 93.41% 83.52% 84.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 108 182
10th Percentile £196 £274 £306
25th Percentile £420 £400 £356
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £508 £475 £440
Median % change year-on-year +6.95% +7.95% +3.53%
75th Percentile £550 £525 £500
90th Percentile £613 £550 £560
South Wales median daily rate £452 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.44% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 17 20
10th Percentile £13.25 £16.95 £19.18
25th Percentile £16.37 £18.50 £19.44
Median hourly rate £22.00 £21.86 £41.50
Median % change year-on-year +0.64% -47.33% +92.22%
75th Percentile £27.73 £23.75 £42.00
90th Percentile £40.56 " "
South Wales median hourly rate £21.25 £19.50 £19.53
% change year-on-year +8.97% -0.15% +30.20%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 36 (42.35%) Security Cleared
2 34 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 26 (30.59%) DevOps
4 23 (27.06%) Project Management
5 22 (25.88%) Public Sector
6 21 (24.71%) Social Skills
6 21 (24.71%) Python
7 19 (22.35%) Mentoring
7 19 (22.35%) Coaching
8 18 (21.18%) Software Engineering
9 14 (16.47%) GCP
9 14 (16.47%) Azure
10 13 (15.29%) AWS
10 13 (15.29%) JIRA
10 13 (15.29%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (12.94%) PRINCE2
12 10 (11.76%) Scrum
12 10 (11.76%) Test Automation
12 10 (11.76%) DBS Check
12 10 (11.76%) Infrastructure as Code
13 9 (10.59%) Project Delivery
13 9 (10.59%) Terraform
13 9 (10.59%) Prototyping
13 9 (10.59%) R
13 9 (10.59%) Relational Database
14 8 (9.41%) Waterfall
14 8 (9.41%) Service Design
14 8 (9.41%) Public Cloud
14 8 (9.41%) Google
14 8 (9.41%) Statistics

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 7 (8.24%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.88%) Confluence
3 3 (3.53%) CMS
4 2 (2.35%) Apache
4 2 (2.35%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.35%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.35%) SAS
4 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.18%) Jupyter
5 1 (1.18%) OpenROAD
5 1 (1.18%) R Markdown
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.47%) Azure
1 14 (16.47%) GCP
2 13 (15.29%) AWS
3 5 (5.88%) Power Platform
3 5 (5.88%) PowerApps
4 4 (4.71%) Microsoft 365
4 4 (4.71%) Power Automate
5 3 (3.53%) GitHub
5 3 (3.53%) IaaS
5 3 (3.53%) PaaS
5 3 (3.53%) SaaS
6 2 (2.35%) Trello
7 1 (1.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.18%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.18%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.18%) ShareGate
7 1 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) Firewall
1 3 (3.53%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (3.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.59%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.88%) Metadata
2 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.71%) Power BI
3 4 (4.71%) Triplestore
4 3 (3.53%) Apache Hive
4 3 (3.53%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.53%) Impala
5 2 (2.35%) Ingres
6 1 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (15.29%) JIRA
2 7 (8.24%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.53%) GitLab
4 2 (2.35%) Gatling
4 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.35%) Locust
4 2 (2.35%) Selenium
4 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.18%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.18%) Travis CI
General
1 22 (25.88%) Public Sector
2 21 (24.71%) Social Skills
3 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.71%) Presentation Skills
5 3 (3.53%) Billing
6 2 (2.35%) Finance
6 2 (2.35%) Law
6 2 (2.35%) Publishing
7 1 (1.18%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 11 (12.94%) Architect
1 11 (12.94%) Software Engineer
2 8 (9.41%) Developer
3 7 (8.24%) Analyst
4 6 (7.06%) Project Manager
4 6 (7.06%) Technical Leader
5 5 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (4.71%) Business Analyst
6 4 (4.71%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (4.71%) Java Engineer
6 4 (4.71%) System Design Authority
6 4 (4.71%) Technical Architect
7 3 (3.53%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) Data Scientist
7 3 (3.53%) Designer
7 3 (3.53%) IT Analyst
7 3 (3.53%) Python Developer
7 3 (3.53%) Service Analyst
7 3 (3.53%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (2.35%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.41%) HTML
2 6 (7.06%) PySpark
2 6 (7.06%) pytest
3 4 (4.71%) JSON
3 4 (4.71%) JSON-LD
3 4 (4.71%) RESTful
4 3 (3.53%) .NET
4 3 (3.53%) Web Services
5 2 (2.35%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.35%) Aurelia
5 2 (2.35%) CSS
5 2 (2.35%) Node.js
5 2 (2.35%) Play Framework
5 2 (2.35%) React
5 2 (2.35%) YAML
6 1 (1.18%) Lambda Expressions
6 1 (1.18%) OAuth
6 1 (1.18%) Serverless Framework
6 1 (1.18%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.41%) Public Cloud
2 6 (7.06%) Legacy Systems
2 6 (7.06%) Linked Data
3 5 (5.88%) User Experience
4 4 (4.71%) Semantic Web
5 3 (3.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (3.53%) Reference Data
5 3 (3.53%) W3C
6 2 (2.35%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.35%) Social Media
7 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.71%) Linux
1 4 (4.71%) Windows
2 3 (3.53%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.59%) DevOps
2 23 (27.06%) Project Management
3 19 (22.35%) Coaching
3 19 (22.35%) Mentoring
4 18 (21.18%) Software Engineering
5 13 (15.29%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (12.94%) PRINCE2
7 10 (11.76%) Infrastructure as Code
7 10 (11.76%) Scrum
7 10 (11.76%) Test Automation
8 9 (10.59%) Project Delivery
8 9 (10.59%) Prototyping
9 8 (9.41%) Change Management
9 8 (9.41%) Service Design
9 8 (9.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (9.41%) Statistics
9 8 (9.41%) Waterfall
10 7 (8.24%) Microservices
10 7 (8.24%) TDD
10 7 (8.24%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 21 (24.71%) Python
2 9 (10.59%) R
3 6 (7.06%) C#
3 6 (7.06%) Java
4 4 (4.71%) Scala
4 4 (4.71%) SPARQL
4 4 (4.71%) SQL
5 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.18%) Clojure
6 1 (1.18%) Groovy
6 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 36 (42.35%) Security Cleared
2 34 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (11.76%) DBS Check
4 3 (3.53%) A+ Certification
4 3 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.18%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (1.18%) Degree
5 1 (1.18%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.53%) Accessibility
3 2 (2.35%) PMO
4 1 (1.18%) NCSC
4 1 (1.18%) QA
4 1 (1.18%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (4.71%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (10.59%) Terraform
2 3 (3.53%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (9.41%) Google
1 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.53%) Cisco
3 2 (2.35%) Lotus
4 1 (1.18%) Nintex