The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 210 19 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 34.94% 13.77% 11.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.86% 18.10% 16.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 11 19
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +80.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £320 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £480 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.75% +9.33%
Agile Software Development
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
514 105 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 85.52% 76.09% 66.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 61 93
Average daily rate £375 £352 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.41% +28.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £233 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.13% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 6 7
Average hourly rate £21.80 £17.20 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.74% -4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.09 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £18.90 £35.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 93 (37.80%) Java
2 92 (37.40%) HTML
3 75 (30.49%) CSS
4 66 (26.83%) Scala
5 65 (26.42%) Ruby
6 60 (24.39%) Python
7 56 (22.76%) User Experience
8 53 (21.54%) HTML5
9 47 (19.11%) C#
10 46 (18.70%) Scrum
11 44 (17.89%) JSON
12 43 (17.48%) Open Source
12 43 (17.48%) RESTful
13 41 (16.67%) Linux
14 40 (16.26%) Mentoring
15 39 (15.85%) CSS3
16 38 (15.45%) REST
16 38 (15.45%) Relational Database
17 35 (14.23%) Automated Testing
18 31 (12.60%) Ajax
19 29 (11.79%) JavaScript
20 28 (11.38%) Configuration Management
20 28 (11.38%) Web Development
20 28 (11.38%) Selenium
20 28 (11.38%) Jenkins
21 27 (10.98%) Usability Testing
21 27 (10.98%) Web Design
22 25 (10.16%) Continuous Integration
23 24 (9.76%) Subversion
23 24 (9.76%) Git (software)

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (6.91%) Confluence
2 12 (4.88%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.66%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.22%) JBoss
4 3 (1.22%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.22%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.22%) Photoshop
1 3 (1.22%) MS Office
1 3 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.22%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.41%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.66%) Office 365
2 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.72%) HTTP
2 3 (1.22%) Intranet
3 2 (0.81%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.81%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (15.45%) Relational Database
2 14 (5.69%) MongoDB
2 14 (5.69%) NoSQL
3 9 (3.66%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.03%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (11.38%) Selenium
1 28 (11.38%) Jenkins
2 24 (9.76%) Subversion
2 24 (9.76%) Git (software)
3 18 (7.32%) JIRA
4 16 (6.50%) JUnit
5 13 (5.28%) Visual Studio
6 9 (3.66%) RSpec
6 9 (3.66%) WebDriver
6 9 (3.66%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.63%) Axure RP
8 3 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.81%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.41%) Fiddler
General
1 13 (5.28%) Finance
2 9 (3.66%) Manufacturing
3 7 (2.85%) Marketing
4 6 (2.44%) Publishing
4 6 (2.44%) Electronics
4 6 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.03%) Legal
6 2 (0.81%) Banking
6 2 (0.81%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.81%) Games
7 1 (0.41%) Local Government
7 1 (0.41%) Back Office
7 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 84 (34.15%) Developer
2 36 (14.63%) Designer
3 27 (10.98%) Architect
4 26 (10.57%) UX Designer
5 25 (10.16%) Senior Developer
6 21 (8.54%) Solutions Architect
7 19 (7.72%) Analyst
8 17 (6.91%) Digital Architect
9 16 (6.50%) Java Developer
10 10 (4.07%) Product Manager
10 10 (4.07%) Project Manager
10 10 (4.07%) Lead Architect
10 10 (4.07%) Scala Developer
10 10 (4.07%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 9 (3.66%) SharePoint Developer
12 7 (2.85%) Senior Architect
12 7 (2.85%) Consultant
12 7 (2.85%) Test Analyst
12 7 (2.85%) Lead Developer
13 6 (2.44%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (37.40%) HTML
2 75 (30.49%) CSS
3 53 (21.54%) HTML5
4 44 (17.89%) JSON
5 43 (17.48%) RESTful
6 39 (15.85%) CSS3
7 38 (15.45%) REST
8 31 (12.60%) Ajax
9 18 (7.32%) Spring
10 17 (6.91%) Django
11 15 (6.10%) .NET
12 13 (5.28%) ASP.NET
13 9 (3.66%) Play Framework
14 5 (2.03%) SOAP
14 5 (2.03%) J2EE
15 3 (1.22%) Sensu
15 3 (1.22%) Ruby on Rails
15 3 (1.22%) JPA
15 3 (1.22%) Guice
15 3 (1.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 56 (22.76%) User Experience
2 43 (17.48%) Open Source
3 18 (7.32%) Visualisation
4 16 (6.50%) Human Factors
4 16 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (5.69%) Psychology
6 13 (5.28%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.44%) DTV
8 4 (1.63%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.63%) Social Media
9 2 (0.81%) NHS
9 2 (0.81%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.41%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.41%) Online Gambling
10 1 (0.41%) PMI
10 1 (0.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 41 (16.67%) Linux
2 22 (8.94%) UNIX
3 19 (7.72%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.81%) VME
5 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (18.70%) Scrum
2 40 (16.26%) Mentoring
3 35 (14.23%) Automated Testing
4 28 (11.38%) Configuration Management
4 28 (11.38%) Web Development
5 27 (10.98%) Usability Testing
5 27 (10.98%) Web Design
6 25 (10.16%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (8.94%) Rapid Prototyping
8 21 (8.54%) Responsive Web Design
9 17 (6.91%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (6.91%) Market Research
10 16 (6.50%) Line Management
11 14 (5.69%) Customer Insight
12 12 (4.88%) Test Scripting
12 12 (4.88%) Test Automation
12 12 (4.88%) User Stories
13 11 (4.47%) Service Delivery
13 11 (4.47%) TDD
14 10 (4.07%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (37.80%) Java
2 66 (26.83%) Scala
3 65 (26.42%) Ruby
4 60 (24.39%) Python
5 47 (19.11%) C#
6 29 (11.79%) JavaScript
7 6 (2.44%) SQL
8 2 (0.81%) COBOL
8 2 (0.81%) Perl
8 2 (0.81%) PHP
9 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (9.35%) Degree
2 22 (8.94%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.07%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.25%) ISEB
5 5 (2.03%) APMP
6 4 (1.63%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.81%) PMP
7 2 (0.81%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.81%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.41%) OCAJ
8 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.41%) OCP
8 1 (0.41%) OCA
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.85%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.41%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 18 (7.32%) Puppet
1 18 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.22%) collectd
2 3 (1.22%) Ganglia
2 3 (1.22%) Nagios
3 2 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (4.07%) Oracle
2 8 (3.25%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.44%) SAP
3 6 (2.44%) Google
4 4 (1.63%) Mercator
5 3 (1.22%) Splunk
5 3 (1.22%) Lotus
5 3 (1.22%) Adobe
6 2 (0.81%) Tableau
6 2 (0.81%) EnterpriseDB
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £314.15 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 Per Day LTD Co basis
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £500 - 520 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £480 - 520 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago