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 January 2015 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 89 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 26.18% 7.25% 7.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.63% 9.93% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 6 3
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
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
257 151 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 75.59% 72.95% 64.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 88 41
Average daily rate £410 £350 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +22.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 20 9
Average hourly rate £17.66 £25.00 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.36% +32.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.55 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.82 £28.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 January 2015.

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 January 2015, 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.

1 107 (36.77%) HTML
2 106 (36.43%) Java
3 90 (30.93%) CSS
4 77 (26.46%) Scala
5 75 (25.77%) User Experience
6 74 (25.43%) Ruby
7 68 (23.37%) Python
8 56 (19.24%) Scrum
9 53 (18.21%) Open Source
10 52 (17.87%) Mentoring
11 51 (17.53%) Linux
12 50 (17.18%) HTML5
13 48 (16.49%) C#
14 46 (15.81%) Relational Database
15 45 (15.46%) JSON
16 43 (14.78%) RESTful
17 40 (13.75%) JavaScript
18 36 (12.37%) CSS3
18 36 (12.37%) Degree
18 36 (12.37%) Usability Testing
19 34 (11.68%) Web Development
19 34 (11.68%) REST
19 34 (11.68%) Web Design
20 32 (11.00%) Ajax
21 30 (10.31%) Rapid Prototyping
21 30 (10.31%) Automated Testing
21 30 (10.31%) Configuration Management
22 29 (9.97%) UNIX
22 29 (9.97%) Subversion
22 29 (9.97%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (5.84%) Confluence
2 8 (2.75%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.41%) JBoss
4 6 (2.06%) Node.js
5 5 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.69%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.34%) WordPress
7 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.34%) CICS
7 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (3.09%) Photoshop
1 9 (3.09%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.37%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.69%) MS Office
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.41%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.03%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.34%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.37%) Office 365
2 1 (0.34%) SaaS
2 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.34%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.59%) HTTP
2 3 (1.03%) SSL
2 3 (1.03%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (15.81%) Relational Database
2 15 (5.15%) MongoDB
3 14 (4.81%) NoSQL
3 14 (4.81%) SQL Server
4 8 (2.75%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.34%) MySQL
6 1 (0.34%) DB2
Development Applications
1 29 (9.97%) Subversion
1 29 (9.97%) Git (software)
2 23 (7.90%) Jenkins
3 20 (6.87%) Selenium
4 18 (6.19%) JIRA
5 11 (3.78%) JUnit
6 10 (3.44%) Axure RP
7 7 (2.41%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.37%) RSpec
8 4 (1.37%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.37%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.34%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (6.19%) Finance
2 9 (3.09%) Manufacturing
3 8 (2.75%) Marketing
4 6 (2.06%) Publishing
5 5 (1.72%) Legal
6 4 (1.37%) Advertising
7 3 (1.03%) Electronics
7 3 (1.03%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.69%) Banking
9 1 (0.34%) Games
9 1 (0.34%) Back Office
9 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 89 (30.58%) Developer
2 47 (16.15%) Designer
3 36 (12.37%) UX Designer
4 29 (9.97%) Architect
5 25 (8.59%) Senior Developer
6 22 (7.56%) Solutions Architect
7 18 (6.19%) ScrumMaster
7 18 (6.19%) Analyst
8 17 (5.84%) Java Developer
8 17 (5.84%) Digital Architect
9 15 (5.15%) Product Manager
10 12 (4.12%) Digital Solutions Architect
11 10 (3.44%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 10 (3.44%) Lead Architect
11 10 (3.44%) Scala Developer
12 9 (3.09%) Front-End Developer
12 9 (3.09%) Project Manager
13 7 (2.41%) Senior Architect
13 7 (2.41%) Business Analyst
13 7 (2.41%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (36.77%) HTML
2 90 (30.93%) CSS
3 50 (17.18%) HTML5
4 45 (15.46%) JSON
5 43 (14.78%) RESTful
6 36 (12.37%) CSS3
7 34 (11.68%) REST
8 32 (11.00%) Ajax
9 25 (8.59%) Django
10 21 (7.22%) Spring
11 16 (5.50%) .NET
12 13 (4.47%) J2EE
13 10 (3.44%) ASP.NET
14 9 (3.09%) SOAP
15 8 (2.75%) JPA
16 7 (2.41%) Web Services
16 7 (2.41%) Play Framework
17 5 (1.72%) jQuery
17 5 (1.72%) Mustache
17 5 (1.72%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 75 (25.77%) User Experience
2 53 (18.21%) Open Source
3 25 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (7.56%) Psychology
4 22 (7.56%) Human Factors
5 20 (6.87%) Visualisation
6 19 (6.53%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.75%) Graphic Design
8 4 (1.37%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.37%) Social Media
9 3 (1.03%) DTV
10 2 (0.69%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.34%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.34%) Online Gambling
11 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.34%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 51 (17.53%) Linux
2 29 (9.97%) UNIX
3 24 (8.25%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.03%) VME
5 1 (0.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (19.24%) Scrum
2 52 (17.87%) Mentoring
3 36 (12.37%) Usability Testing
4 34 (11.68%) Web Development
4 34 (11.68%) Web Design
5 30 (10.31%) Rapid Prototyping
5 30 (10.31%) Automated Testing
5 30 (10.31%) Configuration Management
6 26 (8.93%) Responsive Web Design
6 26 (8.93%) Customer Insight
7 23 (7.90%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (7.90%) Market Research
8 21 (7.22%) Service Delivery
9 20 (6.87%) Project Management
10 19 (6.53%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (6.19%) User Stories
12 16 (5.50%) Line Management
13 13 (4.47%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (4.47%) Test Scripting
13 13 (4.47%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 106 (36.43%) Java
2 77 (26.46%) Scala
3 74 (25.43%) Ruby
4 68 (23.37%) Python
5 48 (16.49%) C#
6 40 (13.75%) JavaScript
7 10 (3.44%) SQL
8 5 (1.72%) COBOL
9 4 (1.37%) PHP
10 3 (1.03%) Perl
11 2 (0.69%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.34%) JCL
12 1 (0.34%) C
12 1 (0.34%) C++
Qualifications
1 36 (12.37%) Degree
2 24 (8.25%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.12%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.06%) ISEB
5 4 (1.37%) APMP
6 2 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.69%) OCP
6 2 (0.69%) OCA
6 2 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.69%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.69%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.69%) OCAJ
7 1 (0.34%) PMP
7 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.41%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.34%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 19 (6.53%) Puppet
1 19 (6.53%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.03%) Ganglia
2 3 (1.03%) Nagios
2 3 (1.03%) collectd
3 2 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (4.12%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.78%) Oracle
3 9 (3.09%) Adobe
4 7 (2.41%) Mercator
5 6 (2.06%) Google
6 3 (1.03%) Splunk
6 3 (1.03%) EnterpriseDB
6 3 (1.03%) SAP
7 2 (0.69%) Lotus
7 2 (0.69%) Tableau
8 1 (0.34%) HP
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £325.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 - 460 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago