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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 3 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 308 71 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 45.97% 21.85% 16.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 52.38% 28.74% 21.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 51 30
Average daily rate £425 £430 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +68.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £250 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.36%
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
588 247 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 87.76% 76.00% 79.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 162 146
Average daily rate £410 £400 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +44.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £506 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 18
Average hourly rate £19.50 £21.82 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.63% -14.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.05 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £21.82 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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 13 February 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 13 February 2016, 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.

1 161 (30.32%) Java
2 106 (19.96%) Scrum
3 103 (19.40%) JavaScript
4 99 (18.64%) Open Source
5 96 (18.08%) Finance
6 88 (16.57%) HTML
7 82 (15.44%) Linux
8 79 (14.88%) .NET
8 79 (14.88%) TDD
9 78 (14.69%) CSS
9 78 (14.69%) User Stories
10 75 (14.12%) User Experience
11 68 (12.81%) Web Services
12 64 (12.05%) SQL Server
12 64 (12.05%) Project Management
12 64 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
13 61 (11.49%) Security Cleared
14 60 (11.30%) Python
15 58 (10.92%) Mentoring
16 57 (10.73%) C#
17 56 (10.55%) Waterfall
18 50 (9.42%) Oracle
19 48 (9.04%) Degree
20 47 (8.85%) Business Analysis
21 44 (8.29%) Analytics
21 44 (8.29%) HTML5
22 41 (7.72%) Test Scripting
23 40 (7.53%) BDD
23 40 (7.53%) Jenkins
23 40 (7.53%) SDLC

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 24 (4.52%) Confluence
2 22 (4.14%) Tomcat
3 20 (3.77%) Apache
4 18 (3.39%) Node.js
5 16 (3.01%) CMS
5 16 (3.01%) WebLogic
6 13 (2.45%) IIS
6 13 (2.45%) Jetty
6 13 (2.45%) nginx
6 13 (2.45%) WebSphere
7 11 (2.07%) Drupal
8 10 (1.88%) SharePoint
9 5 (0.94%) ArcGIS
10 4 (0.75%) JBoss
10 4 (0.75%) SAS
11 2 (0.38%) Oracle 10gAS
11 2 (0.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (0.38%) Oracle Spatial
11 2 (0.38%) PowerExchange
11 2 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (2.26%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.19%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) MS Project
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.19%) assyst
5 1 (0.19%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (2.07%) Google App Engine
3 11 (2.07%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (1.88%) GitHub
5 2 (0.38%) IaaS
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.90%) FTP
2 22 (4.14%) HTTP
3 19 (3.58%) Internet
4 15 (2.82%) TCP/IP
5 14 (2.64%) SSL
6 13 (2.45%) 3G
6 13 (2.45%) 4G
6 13 (2.45%) DHCP
6 13 (2.45%) DNS
6 13 (2.45%) IPsec
6 13 (2.45%) Wi-Fi
7 11 (2.07%) SNMP
7 11 (2.07%) SSH
8 10 (1.88%) Intranet
9 1 (0.19%) LAN
9 1 (0.19%) MPLS
9 1 (0.19%) VoIP
9 1 (0.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (12.05%) SQL Server
2 37 (6.97%) Relational Database
3 26 (4.90%) MongoDB
4 21 (3.95%) RDBMS
5 20 (3.77%) NoSQL
6 17 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (2.26%) MySQL
8 11 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (1.88%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.69%) Big Data
11 8 (1.51%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (0.94%) GIS
14 5 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.75%) Apache Hive
15 4 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (0.75%) Pentaho
15 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (0.75%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 40 (7.53%) Jenkins
2 32 (6.03%) Selenium
3 29 (5.46%) Cucumber
4 27 (5.08%) JIRA
5 22 (4.14%) Git (software)
6 16 (3.01%) Subversion
7 15 (2.82%) CA Gen
7 15 (2.82%) HP UFT
8 11 (2.07%) JMeter
8 11 (2.07%) LoadRunner
9 9 (1.69%) ERwin
9 9 (1.69%) Visual Studio
10 7 (1.32%) GitLab
10 7 (1.32%) JUnit
10 7 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (1.32%) WebDriver
11 6 (1.13%) RSpec
12 5 (0.94%) Vagrant
13 4 (0.75%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.75%) eggPlant
General
1 96 (18.08%) Finance
2 27 (5.08%) Manufacturing
3 20 (3.77%) Marketing
4 14 (2.64%) Legal
5 11 (2.07%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.88%) Electronics
6 10 (1.88%) Publishing
7 6 (1.13%) Games
8 5 (0.94%) Banking
8 5 (0.94%) Law
9 4 (0.75%) Retail
10 2 (0.38%) German Language
10 2 (0.38%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 141 (26.55%) Developer
2 92 (17.33%) Analyst
3 76 (14.31%) Business Analyst
4 73 (13.75%) Java Developer
5 46 (8.66%) User Researcher
6 41 (7.72%) Architect
7 36 (6.78%) Digital Business Analyst
8 35 (6.59%) Digital Analyst
9 31 (5.84%) Designer
10 23 (4.33%) Agile Business Analyst
11 20 (3.77%) Scrum Master
12 19 (3.58%) Technical Architect
13 18 (3.39%) .NET Developer
13 18 (3.39%) Digital Architect
13 18 (3.39%) UX Designer
14 16 (3.01%) Agile Coach
14 16 (3.01%) C# Developer
15 15 (2.82%) Delivery Manager
15 15 (2.82%) Digital Agile Coach
15 15 (2.82%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (16.57%) HTML
2 79 (14.88%) .NET
3 78 (14.69%) CSS
4 68 (12.81%) Web Services
5 44 (8.29%) HTML5
6 33 (6.21%) J2EE
7 31 (5.84%) ASP.NET
7 31 (5.84%) Spring
8 30 (5.65%) jQuery
9 27 (5.08%) XML
10 25 (4.71%) JSON
11 21 (3.95%) Java EE
12 20 (3.77%) RESTful
13 19 (3.58%) REST
14 17 (3.20%) Play Framework
15 16 (3.01%) XHTML
16 15 (2.82%) Java EE 5
16 15 (2.82%) Java SE
16 15 (2.82%) Servlets
17 14 (2.64%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 75 (14.12%) User Experience
2 64 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (5.46%) Psychology
4 26 (4.90%) Mobile App
5 19 (3.58%) Social Media
6 12 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.07%) PKI
7 11 (2.07%) Visualisation
8 7 (1.32%) CESG
9 6 (1.13%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.94%) Ontologies
10 5 (0.94%) Taxonomies
11 4 (0.75%) NHS
11 4 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.56%) Blog
12 3 (0.56%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.56%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.56%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.38%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.38%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 82 (15.44%) Linux
2 39 (7.34%) Unix
3 21 (3.95%) Windows
4 18 (3.39%) Mac OS X
5 14 (2.64%) Mac OS
6 11 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.94%) CentOS
7 5 (0.94%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.75%) SUSE
9 2 (0.38%) AIX
9 2 (0.38%) Solaris
10 1 (0.19%) Fedora
10 1 (0.19%) MVS
10 1 (0.19%) VME
10 1 (0.19%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (19.96%) Scrum
2 99 (18.64%) Open Source
3 79 (14.88%) TDD
4 78 (14.69%) User Stories
5 64 (12.05%) Project Management
6 58 (10.92%) Mentoring
7 56 (10.55%) Waterfall
8 47 (8.85%) Business Analysis
9 44 (8.29%) Analytics
10 41 (7.72%) Test Scripting
11 40 (7.53%) BDD
11 40 (7.53%) SDLC
12 38 (7.16%) Continuous Integration
13 34 (6.40%) Market Research
14 33 (6.21%) Stakeholder Management
14 33 (6.21%) Test Automation
15 31 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
15 31 (5.84%) Configuration Management
16 29 (5.46%) Human Factors
16 29 (5.46%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 161 (30.32%) Java
2 103 (19.40%) JavaScript
3 60 (11.30%) Python
4 57 (10.73%) C#
5 39 (7.34%) Ruby
6 34 (6.40%) C++
7 31 (5.84%) Scala
8 30 (5.65%) SQL
9 19 (3.58%) VB
10 15 (2.82%) PHP
11 14 (2.64%) ActionScript
12 9 (1.69%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.51%) C
14 6 (1.13%) COBOL
15 5 (0.94%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.94%) Perl
16 4 (0.75%) Jython
16 4 (0.75%) PL/1
16 4 (0.75%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 61 (11.49%) Security Cleared
2 48 (9.04%) Degree
3 31 (5.84%) BPSS Clearance
4 30 (5.65%) SC Cleared
5 15 (2.82%) OCA
5 15 (2.82%) OCAJ
5 15 (2.82%) OCP
5 15 (2.82%) Oracle Certification
6 8 (1.51%) ISTQB
7 7 (1.32%) BC Cleared
8 5 (0.94%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.94%) ISEB
9 4 (0.75%) OCPJP
9 4 (0.75%) OCPJWCD
10 2 (0.38%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.38%) PMP
11 1 (0.19%) CIPD
11 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.97%) Disclosure Scotland
2 21 (3.95%) QA
3 9 (1.69%) WCAG
4 5 (0.94%) GPG13
4 5 (0.94%) WAI
5 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (2.45%) Xen
2 5 (0.94%) Docker
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.19%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 1 (0.19%) LXC
4 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (2.82%) Puppet
2 11 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.38%) StatsD
5 1 (0.19%) Kibana
5 1 (0.19%) logstash
5 1 (0.19%) Tivoli NetView
5 1 (0.19%) yum
Vendors
1 50 (9.42%) Oracle
2 29 (5.46%) Microsoft
3 21 (3.95%) HP
4 18 (3.39%) VMware
5 13 (2.45%) SAP
6 12 (2.26%) Google
7 11 (2.07%) Tableau
8 7 (1.32%) Informatica
8 7 (1.32%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.13%) Axway
10 4 (0.75%) CA
10 4 (0.75%) Rally
11 3 (0.56%) IBM
11 3 (0.56%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.38%) Genesys
12 2 (0.38%) OpenText
12 2 (0.38%) Siebel
12 2 (0.38%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.38%) Sun
12 2 (0.38%) Vignette
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