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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 20 1 9
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 153 192 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.35% 29.00% 13.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.23% 36.16% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 137 26
Median daily rate £425 £430 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +42.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £340 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £570 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £34.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.92 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.30% +6.66%
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
1075 531 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 86.76% 80.21% 76.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 751 352 173
Median daily rate £321 £410 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.70% +13.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 27 8
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £10.00 £16.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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.

1 130 (31.86%) Java
2 105 (25.74%) JavaScript
3 87 (21.32%) Scrum
4 80 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
5 79 (19.36%) TDD
6 65 (15.93%) HTML
6 65 (15.93%) Security Cleared
7 64 (15.69%) CSS
8 61 (14.95%) User Experience
9 59 (14.46%) Open Source
10 56 (13.73%) BDD
11 55 (13.48%) Finance
12 52 (12.75%) Continuous Integration
13 48 (11.76%) Git (software)
14 46 (11.27%) C#
14 46 (11.27%) Linux
15 45 (11.03%) Oracle
15 45 (11.03%) Project Management
15 45 (11.03%) SC Cleared
16 44 (10.78%) Test Scripting
17 41 (10.05%) Web Services
17 41 (10.05%) Python
18 40 (9.80%) User Stories
18 40 (9.80%) DevOps
19 38 (9.31%) BPSS Clearance
20 37 (9.07%) .NET
21 36 (8.82%) Mentoring
22 35 (8.58%) Node.js
23 34 (8.33%) Degree
23 34 (8.33%) ITIL

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 20 (4.90%) JBoss
2 16 (3.92%) WebLogic
2 16 (3.92%) WebSphere
3 15 (3.68%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (2.94%) Confluence
5 8 (1.96%) Apache
5 8 (1.96%) ArcGIS
6 7 (1.72%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.98%) nginx
9 3 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.74%) CMS
9 3 (0.74%) FileNet
9 3 (0.74%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.74%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.49%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.49%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.49%) IIS
10 2 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (1.23%) MS Office
2 1 (0.25%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (2.94%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 10 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.41%) IaaS
2 14 (3.43%) PaaS
2 14 (3.43%) SaaS
3 9 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.23%) GitHub
5 3 (0.74%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.25%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.41%) Internet
2 12 (2.94%) Network Security
3 8 (1.96%) HTTP
4 7 (1.72%) LDAP
4 7 (1.72%) SSL
5 6 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.74%) Intranet
7 2 (0.49%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.25%) DHCP
8 1 (0.25%) DNS
8 1 (0.25%) FTP
8 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.25%) IPsec
8 1 (0.25%) PBX
8 1 (0.25%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (7.60%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.13%) Relational Database
3 17 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 15 (3.68%) RDBMS
5 9 (2.21%) Big Data
6 8 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (1.96%) GIS
7 7 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (1.72%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.23%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.74%) MySQL
11 3 (0.74%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.49%) Amazon Redshift
13 1 (0.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 48 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 20 (4.90%) Cucumber
2 20 (4.90%) Jenkins
3 18 (4.41%) Subversion
4 17 (4.17%) JIRA
5 15 (3.68%) Selenium
6 12 (2.94%) GitLab
6 12 (2.94%) Protractor
7 10 (2.45%) gulp
7 10 (2.45%) StarTeam
8 9 (2.21%) WebDriver
9 7 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (1.47%) Grunt
10 6 (1.47%) Mercurial
11 5 (1.23%) Maven
11 5 (1.23%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.23%) webpack
12 3 (0.74%) Bower
12 3 (0.74%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.74%) JUnit
General
1 55 (13.48%) Finance
2 14 (3.43%) Manufacturing
3 8 (1.96%) Law
3 8 (1.96%) Legal
4 7 (1.72%) Marketing
4 7 (1.72%) Retail
5 4 (0.98%) Publishing
6 3 (0.74%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.25%) Banking
7 1 (0.25%) Games
7 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 127 (31.13%) Developer
2 60 (14.71%) Java Developer
3 53 (12.99%) Analyst
4 33 (8.09%) User Researcher
5 32 (7.84%) Business Analyst
6 31 (7.60%) Architect
7 28 (6.86%) Digital User Researcher
8 22 (5.39%) Designer
9 18 (4.41%) Software Engineer
10 17 (4.17%) Scrum Master
11 16 (3.92%) UX Designer
12 15 (3.68%) DevOps Engineer
12 15 (3.68%) Scala Developer
13 14 (3.43%) Agile Developer
13 14 (3.43%) Delivery Manager
13 14 (3.43%) JavaScript Developer
13 14 (3.43%) Project Manager
13 14 (3.43%) Tester
14 13 (3.19%) Agile Java Developer
14 13 (3.19%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (15.93%) HTML
2 64 (15.69%) CSS
3 41 (10.05%) Web Services
4 37 (9.07%) .NET
5 35 (8.58%) Node.js
6 31 (7.60%) AngularJS
7 30 (7.35%) HTML5
8 22 (5.39%) CSS3
8 22 (5.39%) RESTful
9 19 (4.66%) JSON
10 18 (4.41%) Spring
11 15 (3.68%) Express
11 15 (3.68%) REST
11 15 (3.68%) XML
12 14 (3.43%) ASP.NET
13 13 (3.19%) J2EE
13 13 (3.19%) jQuery
13 13 (3.19%) Software Packaging
14 12 (2.94%) Java EE
14 12 (2.94%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 80 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (14.95%) User Experience
3 28 (6.86%) Psychology
4 21 (5.15%) Mobile App
5 12 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (1.96%) Mainframe
7 6 (1.47%) DataPower
7 6 (1.47%) Digital Media
8 4 (0.98%) CESG
8 4 (0.98%) Economics
8 4 (0.98%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.98%) NHS
8 4 (0.98%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.74%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.49%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.49%) iPad
10 2 (0.49%) iPhone
10 2 (0.49%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.49%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 46 (11.27%) Linux
2 34 (8.33%) Unix
3 23 (5.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (3.68%) AIX
5 13 (3.19%) Windows
6 6 (1.47%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.98%) VME
8 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.49%) CentOS
9 1 (0.25%) Solaris
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (21.32%) Scrum
2 79 (19.36%) TDD
3 59 (14.46%) Open Source
4 56 (13.73%) BDD
5 52 (12.75%) Continuous Integration
6 45 (11.03%) Project Management
7 44 (10.78%) Test Scripting
8 40 (9.80%) DevOps
8 40 (9.80%) User Stories
9 36 (8.82%) Mentoring
10 34 (8.33%) ITIL
10 34 (8.33%) Prototyping
11 33 (8.09%) Configuration Management
11 33 (8.09%) OO
11 33 (8.09%) Software Engineering
12 32 (7.84%) Microservices
13 31 (7.60%) SDLC
14 29 (7.11%) Data Management
15 28 (6.86%) Web Development
16 27 (6.62%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 130 (31.86%) Java
2 105 (25.74%) JavaScript
3 46 (11.27%) C#
4 41 (10.05%) Python
5 28 (6.86%) C++
6 26 (6.37%) SQL
7 17 (4.17%) Scala
8 15 (3.68%) Ruby
9 14 (3.43%) C
9 14 (3.43%) Perl
10 10 (2.45%) Shell Script
11 8 (1.96%) COBOL
12 7 (1.72%) PHP
12 7 (1.72%) T-SQL
12 7 (1.72%) VB
13 6 (1.47%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.23%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.23%) Clojure
14 5 (1.23%) Groovy
14 5 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 65 (15.93%) Security Cleared
2 45 (11.03%) SC Cleared
3 38 (9.31%) BPSS Clearance
4 34 (8.33%) Degree
5 10 (2.45%) Oracle Certification
6 8 (1.96%) OCA
6 8 (1.96%) OCAJ
6 8 (1.96%) OCP
7 7 (1.72%) BC Cleared
7 7 (1.72%) ISEB
8 5 (1.23%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.23%) ISTQB
8 5 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.98%) PMP
10 2 (0.49%) CISSP
11 1 (0.25%) CESG Certified Professional
11 1 (0.25%) CLAS
11 1 (0.25%) CREST Certified
11 1 (0.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 14 (3.43%) QA
3 5 (1.23%) SLA
3 5 (1.23%) WCAG
4 4 (0.98%) WAI
5 2 (0.49%) GPG13
6 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (1.47%) Docker
1 6 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (1.23%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.74%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.49%) KVM
6 1 (0.25%) LXC
6 1 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 30 (7.35%) Puppet
2 29 (7.11%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.23%) Ansible
5 4 (0.98%) Kibana
6 2 (0.49%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (0.49%) logstash
6 2 (0.49%) Salt
7 1 (0.25%) StatsD
7 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.25%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 45 (11.03%) Oracle
2 23 (5.64%) HP
3 21 (5.15%) Microsoft
3 21 (5.15%) Red Hat
4 19 (4.66%) Axway
4 19 (4.66%) Informatica
5 15 (3.68%) IBM
5 15 (3.68%) Siebel
6 11 (2.70%) Tableau
7 9 (2.21%) Perforce
8 6 (1.47%) Sun
9 5 (1.23%) SaltStack
9 5 (1.23%) VMware
10 4 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.74%) Google
11 3 (0.74%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.49%) Fujitsu
12 2 (0.49%) Micro Focus
12 2 (0.49%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.49%) Xamarin
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