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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 320 237 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 28.24% 35.53% 30.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.62% 42.40% 35.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 178 132
Median daily rate £425 £413 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -7.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £307 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £43.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.02% +24.28%
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
981 559 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 86.58% 83.81% 86.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 744 375 345
Median daily rate £410 £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £598 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 13
Median hourly rate £28.00 £26.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £19.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £47.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 145 (30.02%) Scrum
2 133 (27.54%) Java
3 122 (25.26%) TDD
4 106 (21.95%) CSS
5 104 (21.53%) Analytical Skills
6 98 (20.29%) DevOps
7 93 (19.25%) Linux
8 90 (18.63%) JavaScript
9 86 (17.81%) Open Source
10 85 (17.60%) ITIL
11 80 (16.56%) BDD
12 79 (16.36%) HTML
13 76 (15.73%) Git (software)
14 72 (14.91%) Continuous Integration
15 71 (14.70%) Test Scripting
16 69 (14.29%) C#
16 69 (14.29%) AngularJS
17 67 (13.87%) Data Management
18 64 (13.25%) Node.js
19 62 (12.84%) PRINCE2
20 61 (12.63%) Software Engineering
20 61 (12.63%) QA
21 60 (12.42%) User Stories
22 59 (12.22%) Jenkins
23 58 (12.01%) .NET
24 57 (11.80%) Finance
24 57 (11.80%) Security Cleared
25 56 (11.59%) Unix
26 54 (11.18%) Microsoft
26 54 (11.18%) Change Management

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 30 (6.21%) Confluence
1 30 (6.21%) WebSphere
2 21 (4.35%) WebLogic
3 20 (4.14%) JBoss
4 16 (3.31%) WebSphere Application Server
5 14 (2.90%) SAS
5 14 (2.90%) Tomcat
6 12 (2.48%) CMS
7 10 (2.07%) nginx
8 7 (1.45%) FileNet
8 7 (1.45%) Oracle Workflow
8 7 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (1.45%) Tuxedo
9 6 (1.24%) IIS
9 6 (1.24%) PowerExchange
10 5 (1.04%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.83%) OpenROAD
11 4 (0.83%) Oracle Application Server
11 4 (0.83%) WildFly
12 3 (0.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (5.59%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.62%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.41%) InDesign
4 2 (0.41%) MS Office
4 2 (0.41%) MS Project
5 1 (0.21%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (3.31%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (0.83%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (9.73%) SaaS
2 40 (8.28%) IaaS
2 40 (8.28%) PaaS
3 9 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.04%) GitHub
4 5 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.04%) OpenShift
5 3 (0.62%) Force.com
5 3 (0.62%) HP Helion
6 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.41%) DigitalOcean
6 2 (0.41%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.41%) Linode
7 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.21%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.14%) Internet
2 13 (2.69%) SSL
3 12 (2.48%) LDAP
4 7 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (1.45%) Network Security
4 7 (1.45%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.83%) DHCP
5 4 (0.83%) DNS
5 4 (0.83%) HTTP
6 3 (0.62%) SNMP
7 2 (0.41%) Intranet
8 1 (0.21%) FTP
8 1 (0.21%) IPsec
8 1 (0.21%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.21%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.25%) MongoDB
2 29 (6.00%) SQL Server
3 19 (3.93%) NoSQL
4 18 (3.73%) MySQL
4 18 (3.73%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (3.52%) Oracle Database
6 16 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (2.48%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (1.66%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.24%) PowerCenter
9 6 (1.24%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 5 (1.04%) Big Data
10 5 (1.04%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 4 (0.83%) DB2
11 4 (0.83%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (0.62%) NonStop SQL
12 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 76 (15.73%) Git (software)
2 59 (12.22%) Jenkins
3 51 (10.56%) Selenium
4 46 (9.52%) JIRA
5 40 (8.28%) Cucumber
5 40 (8.28%) Protractor
6 31 (6.42%) GitLab
6 31 (6.42%) webpack
7 30 (6.21%) WebDriver
8 23 (4.76%) JUnit
9 19 (3.93%) RSpec
9 19 (3.93%) Subversion
10 12 (2.48%) Eclipse
11 10 (2.07%) NetBeans
12 9 (1.86%) GCC
12 9 (1.86%) GDB
12 9 (1.86%) IntelliJ
12 9 (1.86%) Jasmine
12 9 (1.86%) StarTeam
13 7 (1.45%) Travis CI
General
1 57 (11.80%) Finance
2 17 (3.52%) Games
3 14 (2.90%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.48%) Retail
5 5 (1.04%) Marketing
6 4 (0.83%) Legal
6 4 (0.83%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.62%) Law
8 2 (0.41%) Electronics
8 2 (0.41%) Publishing
9 1 (0.21%) Banking
Job Titles
1 162 (33.54%) Developer
2 53 (10.97%) Analyst
3 52 (10.77%) Architect
4 32 (6.63%) Java Developer
5 27 (5.59%) Business Analyst
5 27 (5.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 27 (5.59%) JavaScript Developer
6 26 (5.38%) DevOps Engineer
7 24 (4.97%) .NET Developer
8 23 (4.76%) Test Engineer
9 22 (4.55%) Digital Architect
9 22 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 22 (4.55%) Sitecore Developer
10 20 (4.14%) QA Engineer
10 20 (4.14%) QA Test Engineer
11 19 (3.93%) Scala Developer
11 19 (3.93%) Tester
12 17 (3.52%) Quality Engineer
12 17 (3.52%) Solutions Architect
13 15 (3.11%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (21.95%) CSS
2 79 (16.36%) HTML
3 69 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 64 (13.25%) Node.js
5 58 (12.01%) .NET
6 48 (9.94%) JSON
7 42 (8.70%) Web Services
8 33 (6.83%) Express
9 32 (6.63%) EJS
9 32 (6.63%) RESTful
9 32 (6.63%) XML
10 30 (6.21%) CSS3
10 30 (6.21%) HTML5
11 29 (6.00%) REST
12 26 (5.38%) ASP.NET
13 22 (4.55%) jQuery
14 20 (4.14%) Spring
15 19 (3.93%) Software Packaging
16 17 (3.52%) Django
17 16 (3.31%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 104 (21.53%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (9.32%) User Experience
3 15 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (2.90%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.28%) Client/Server
6 10 (2.07%) NHS
6 10 (2.07%) Psychology
7 9 (1.86%) CMDB
7 9 (1.86%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.66%) Mainframe
9 7 (1.45%) DataPower
9 7 (1.45%) Private Cloud
9 7 (1.45%) Tandem
10 4 (0.83%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.62%) CESG
11 3 (0.62%) CESG CLAS
11 3 (0.62%) Clustering
11 3 (0.62%) PKI
11 3 (0.62%) PMI
11 3 (0.62%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 93 (19.25%) Linux
2 56 (11.59%) Unix
3 49 (10.14%) Windows
4 47 (9.73%) AIX
5 31 (6.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (3.93%) Solaris
7 15 (3.11%) Windows XP
8 14 (2.90%) HPUX
9 13 (2.69%) Windows 2000
10 9 (1.86%) Windows Server
11 7 (1.45%) Windows 7
12 5 (1.04%) MVS
13 4 (0.83%) zOS
14 3 (0.62%) CentOS
14 3 (0.62%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.21%) Android
15 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.21%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (30.02%) Scrum
2 122 (25.26%) TDD
3 98 (20.29%) DevOps
4 86 (17.81%) Open Source
5 85 (17.60%) ITIL
6 80 (16.56%) BDD
7 72 (14.91%) Continuous Integration
8 71 (14.70%) Test Scripting
9 67 (13.87%) Data Management
10 62 (12.84%) PRINCE2
11 61 (12.63%) Software Engineering
12 60 (12.42%) User Stories
13 54 (11.18%) Change Management
14 51 (10.56%) OO
14 51 (10.56%) Waterfall
15 50 (10.35%) MVC
16 49 (10.14%) Configuration Management
17 47 (9.73%) Microservices
18 45 (9.32%) Problem Management
19 39 (8.07%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 133 (27.54%) Java
2 90 (18.63%) JavaScript
3 69 (14.29%) C#
4 52 (10.77%) Scala
5 48 (9.94%) SQL
6 27 (5.59%) Ruby
7 24 (4.97%) C++
8 23 (4.76%) C
9 22 (4.55%) Python
10 20 (4.14%) Perl
11 13 (2.69%) PowerShell
12 10 (2.07%) Groovy
13 7 (1.45%) VB
13 7 (1.45%) VB6
14 6 (1.24%) PHP
15 5 (1.04%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.62%) Apex Code
16 3 (0.62%) Jython
16 3 (0.62%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (11.80%) Security Cleared
2 38 (7.87%) SC Cleared
3 34 (7.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 27 (5.59%) Degree
5 9 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (1.66%) ISEB
6 8 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.04%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.62%) CISSP
8 3 (0.62%) CLAS
8 3 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.62%) MCSA
8 3 (0.62%) MCSE
8 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.62%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.62%) PMP
8 3 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.21%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.21%) CISM
9 1 (0.21%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (12.63%) QA
2 25 (5.18%) Disclosure Scotland
3 21 (4.35%) WCAG
4 12 (2.48%) SLA
5 5 (1.04%) WAI
6 4 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.21%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (2.07%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.86%) Docker
3 8 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.24%) KVM
5 4 (0.83%) LXC
6 3 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.62%) vSphere
6 3 (0.62%) Xen
7 2 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.41%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 42 (8.70%) Puppet
2 38 (7.87%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (2.28%) Ansible
4 6 (1.24%) ZABBIX
5 4 (0.83%) Zenoss
6 3 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.62%) Nagios
6 3 (0.62%) OpenNMS
7 2 (0.41%) Cisco IPCC
7 2 (0.41%) Kibana
7 2 (0.41%) logstash
7 2 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.41%) Salt
8 1 (0.21%) SCCM
Vendors
1 54 (11.18%) Microsoft
2 46 (9.52%) Oracle
3 31 (6.42%) Red Hat
4 30 (6.21%) HP
5 27 (5.59%) Informatica
6 26 (5.38%) Sitecore
7 25 (5.18%) IBM
8 17 (3.52%) Siebel
9 16 (3.31%) Atlassian
9 16 (3.31%) Axway
10 12 (2.48%) Sun
11 9 (1.86%) Remedy
11 9 (1.86%) ServiceNow
11 9 (1.86%) VMware
12 8 (1.66%) Perforce
12 8 (1.66%) SaltStack
13 6 (1.24%) Google
14 5 (1.04%) TIBCO
14 5 (1.04%) Xamarin
15 4 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
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