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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 129 10 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 28.79% 7.14% 10.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.58% 9.80% 14.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 7 16
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +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
373 102 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 83.26% 72.86% 69.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 58 97
Average daily rate £375 £331 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +27.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 6 8
Average hourly rate £21.80 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.23% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £18.90 £29.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 72 (35.64%) Java
2 61 (30.20%) HTML
3 58 (28.71%) CSS
4 49 (24.26%) Scrum
5 42 (20.79%) C#
5 42 (20.79%) Ruby
6 39 (19.31%) Automated Testing
6 39 (19.31%) Scala
7 36 (17.82%) Python
8 35 (17.33%) HTML5
9 33 (16.34%) REST
9 33 (16.34%) CSS3
10 28 (13.86%) User Experience
11 27 (13.37%) Ajax
12 26 (12.87%) JavaScript
12 26 (12.87%) Jenkins
13 25 (12.38%) Selenium
13 25 (12.38%) RESTful
14 24 (11.88%) JSON
15 23 (11.39%) JUnit
15 23 (11.39%) Relational Database
16 22 (10.89%) Configuration Management
16 22 (10.89%) Test Automation
17 21 (10.40%) Web Design
18 20 (9.90%) Open Source
18 20 (9.90%) Test Scripting
19 19 (9.41%) WebDriver
19 19 (9.41%) Cucumber
19 19 (9.41%) Mentoring
20 18 (8.91%) Automation Testing

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (8.42%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.46%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (2.48%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.49%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.49%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.99%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (0.99%) Mule
5 2 (0.99%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 4 (1.98%) MS Office
2 3 (1.49%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (4.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.49%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.50%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.46%) Office 365
2 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.46%) HTTP
2 3 (1.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.39%) Relational Database
2 10 (4.95%) RDBMS
3 8 (3.96%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.99%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.99%) MySQL
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (0.99%) OLAP
5 2 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.99%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 26 (12.87%) Jenkins
2 25 (12.38%) Selenium
3 23 (11.39%) JUnit
4 19 (9.41%) WebDriver
4 19 (9.41%) Cucumber
5 18 (8.91%) RSpec
6 17 (8.42%) Subversion
6 17 (8.42%) Git (software)
7 11 (5.45%) Visual Studio
8 5 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.99%) Maven
9 2 (0.99%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.50%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.50%) JIRA
10 1 (0.50%) Fiddler
General
1 16 (7.92%) Finance
2 11 (5.45%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.47%) Marketing
4 6 (2.97%) Games
4 6 (2.97%) Electronics
4 6 (2.97%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.98%) Publishing
6 3 (1.49%) Legal
6 3 (1.49%) Local Government
7 2 (0.99%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.50%) Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 78 (38.61%) Developer
2 21 (10.40%) Analyst
2 21 (10.40%) Designer
3 19 (9.41%) Product Manager
3 19 (9.41%) Senior Developer
4 13 (6.44%) User Experience Designer
5 12 (5.94%) Consultant
6 11 (5.45%) Architect
6 11 (5.45%) Test Consultant
7 10 (4.95%) Test Analyst
7 10 (4.95%) Java Developer
8 9 (4.46%) Project Manager
8 9 (4.46%) SharePoint Developer
8 9 (4.46%) Test Automation Consultant
9 6 (2.97%) Microsoft Developer
9 6 (2.97%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (2.97%) Digital Architect
10 5 (2.48%) Lead Developer
10 5 (2.48%) Web Developer
10 5 (2.48%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (30.20%) HTML
2 58 (28.71%) CSS
3 35 (17.33%) HTML5
4 33 (16.34%) REST
4 33 (16.34%) CSS3
5 27 (13.37%) Ajax
6 25 (12.38%) RESTful
7 24 (11.88%) JSON
8 16 (7.92%) .NET
9 13 (6.44%) ASP.NET
10 8 (3.96%) Play Framework
11 6 (2.97%) Spring
12 5 (2.48%) Web Services
13 4 (1.98%) XML
13 4 (1.98%) J2EE
14 3 (1.49%) XSLT
14 3 (1.49%) WinForms
14 3 (1.49%) jQuery
14 3 (1.49%) Sensu
15 2 (0.99%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.86%) User Experience
2 20 (9.90%) Open Source
3 16 (7.92%) Visualisation
4 8 (3.96%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.97%) DTV
6 3 (1.49%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.49%) Social Media
7 2 (0.99%) Human Factors
7 2 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.50%) PMI
8 1 (0.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.43%) UNIX
1 15 (7.43%) Linux
2 12 (5.94%) Mac OS X
3 3 (1.49%) Windows 8
3 3 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (24.26%) Scrum
2 39 (19.31%) Automated Testing
3 22 (10.89%) Configuration Management
3 22 (10.89%) Test Automation
4 21 (10.40%) Web Design
5 20 (9.90%) Test Scripting
6 19 (9.41%) Mentoring
7 18 (8.91%) Automation Testing
7 18 (8.91%) Web Testing
7 18 (8.91%) Rapid Prototyping
7 18 (8.91%) Project Management
7 18 (8.91%) Service Delivery
8 17 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (7.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (7.43%) Responsive Web Design
10 14 (6.93%) TDD
11 13 (6.44%) Web Development
12 12 (5.94%) Agile Project Management
13 11 (5.45%) User Stories
13 11 (5.45%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (35.64%) Java
2 42 (20.79%) C#
2 42 (20.79%) Ruby
3 39 (19.31%) Scala
4 36 (17.82%) Python
5 26 (12.87%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.97%) SQL
7 5 (2.48%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.99%) Perl
8 2 (0.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (8.42%) Security Cleared
2 14 (6.93%) ISEB
3 9 (4.46%) Degree
4 6 (2.97%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.97%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.48%) APMP
6 4 (1.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.50%) PMP
8 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.50%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.95%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.50%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (2.48%) Puppet
1 5 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.49%) collectd
2 3 (1.49%) Nagios
2 3 (1.49%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 16 (7.92%) Oracle
2 13 (6.44%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.96%) SAP
4 3 (1.49%) Google
4 3 (1.49%) Adobe
4 3 (1.49%) Lotus
4 3 (1.49%) Splunk
5 2 (0.99%) Tableau
5 2 (0.99%) WSO2
5 2 (0.99%) Apple
5 2 (0.99%) Mercator
5 2 (0.99%) VMware
5 2 (0.99%) hybris
5 2 (0.99%) JBoss
Newcastle upon Tyne
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
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Next Ventures Limited
Rate: £0 - £400 per day
Posted: 27 days ago