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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 307 293 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 46.30% 44.87% 20.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 49.60% 51.58% 26.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 198 46
Median daily rate £397 £425 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.64% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £307 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +25.00%

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
619 568 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 93.36% 86.98% 76.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 387 160
Median daily rate £388 £417 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.96% +4.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 7 7
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.88 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -22.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017, 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.

1 191 (30.76%) Scrum
2 155 (24.96%) TDD
3 153 (24.64%) Java
4 150 (24.15%) DevOps
5 143 (23.03%) Linux
6 141 (22.71%) Open Source
7 138 (22.22%) CSS
8 126 (20.29%) HTML
9 123 (19.81%) Analytical Skills
10 110 (17.71%) Scala
11 100 (16.10%) Jenkins
12 97 (15.62%) C#
13 94 (15.14%) JavaScript
13 94 (15.14%) Unix
14 93 (14.98%) ITIL
14 93 (14.98%) User Stories
15 92 (14.81%) BDD
16 91 (14.65%) Automated Testing
17 89 (14.33%) Git (software)
18 88 (14.17%) PRINCE2
19 86 (13.85%) Windows
19 86 (13.85%) .NET
20 82 (13.20%) JIRA
21 81 (13.04%) Selenium
21 81 (13.04%) Oracle
22 80 (12.88%) Microsoft
22 80 (12.88%) Data Management
23 78 (12.56%) Continuous Integration
24 76 (12.24%) JSON
24 76 (12.24%) 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 68 (10.95%) Confluence
2 42 (6.76%) WebLogic
3 34 (5.48%) WebSphere
4 23 (3.70%) JBoss
5 19 (3.06%) WebSphere Application Server
6 14 (2.25%) CMS
6 14 (2.25%) SAS
7 11 (1.77%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.45%) Tuxedo
9 8 (1.29%) nginx
9 8 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (1.13%) FileNet
10 7 (1.13%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (0.97%) Oracle Application Server
11 6 (0.97%) PowerExchange
12 5 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.64%) IIS
13 4 (0.64%) OpenROAD
13 4 (0.64%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.64%) WildFly
Applications
1 46 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 34 (5.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (3.06%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.64%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 64 (10.31%) SaaS
2 60 (9.66%) IaaS
2 60 (9.66%) PaaS
3 24 (3.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (1.93%) Trello
6 9 (1.45%) GitHub
7 5 (0.81%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.48%) Force.com
8 3 (0.48%) HP Helion
9 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.86%) LDAP
2 22 (3.54%) HTTP
3 14 (2.25%) Internet
4 12 (1.93%) SSL
5 7 (1.13%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (1.13%) Network Security
6 3 (0.48%) DHCP
6 3 (0.48%) DNS
6 3 (0.48%) SNMP
7 2 (0.32%) Intranet
8 1 (0.16%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.16%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (8.86%) MongoDB
2 38 (6.12%) SQL Server
3 29 (4.67%) BusinessObjects
4 28 (4.51%) Oracle Database
4 28 (4.51%) PostgreSQL
5 22 (3.54%) NoSQL
5 22 (3.54%) Relational Database
6 20 (3.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 20 (3.22%) MySQL
7 18 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
8 16 (2.58%) DB2
9 9 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (0.97%) Oracle Database 12c
11 6 (0.97%) PowerCenter
11 6 (0.97%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 5 (0.81%) Ingres
12 5 (0.81%) SAS Enterprise Miner
13 3 (0.48%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 100 (16.10%) Jenkins
2 89 (14.33%) Git (software)
3 82 (13.20%) JIRA
4 81 (13.04%) Selenium
5 65 (10.47%) Cucumber
6 47 (7.57%) JUnit
7 46 (7.41%) WebDriver
8 32 (5.15%) RSpec
9 27 (4.35%) GitLab
10 22 (3.54%) Protractor
11 21 (3.38%) Subversion
12 18 (2.90%) Sonatype Nexus
13 17 (2.74%) webpack
14 14 (2.25%) SoapUI
15 13 (2.09%) LoadRunner
16 10 (1.61%) Eclipse
17 9 (1.45%) HP UFT
17 9 (1.45%) NetBeans
18 8 (1.29%) IntelliJ
19 7 (1.13%) JMeter
General
1 50 (8.05%) Finance
2 21 (3.38%) Games
3 19 (3.06%) Legal
4 10 (1.61%) Publishing
5 3 (0.48%) Advertising
5 3 (0.48%) Retail
6 2 (0.32%) Banking
6 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.32%) Marketing
7 1 (0.16%) Law
7 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 192 (30.92%) Developer
2 51 (8.21%) Architect
3 47 (7.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 44 (7.09%) Analyst
4 44 (7.09%) Tester
5 43 (6.92%) DevOps Engineer
6 38 (6.12%) Designer
7 37 (5.96%) Java Developer
8 33 (5.31%) Scrum Master
8 33 (5.31%) Sitecore Developer
9 28 (4.51%) .NET Developer
9 28 (4.51%) Automation Tester
9 28 (4.51%) JavaScript Developer
9 28 (4.51%) Scala Developer
10 26 (4.19%) Digital Architect
10 26 (4.19%) Operations Engineer
11 25 (4.03%) Test Engineer
12 24 (3.86%) UX Designer
13 23 (3.70%) QA Engineer
14 22 (3.54%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (22.22%) CSS
2 126 (20.29%) HTML
3 86 (13.85%) .NET
4 76 (12.24%) JSON
5 57 (9.18%) RESTful
6 54 (8.70%) AngularJS
7 53 (8.53%) ASP.NET
8 49 (7.89%) REST
9 48 (7.73%) CSS3
9 48 (7.73%) HTML5
10 47 (7.57%) Spring
11 42 (6.76%) Play Framework
12 40 (6.44%) Ruby on Rails
12 40 (6.44%) Software Packaging
13 39 (6.28%) Node.js
14 34 (5.48%) Web Services
15 33 (5.31%) Django
16 32 (5.15%) Ajax
16 32 (5.15%) Gherkin
17 29 (4.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 123 (19.81%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (11.76%) User Experience
3 25 (4.03%) Management Information System
4 23 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 16 (2.58%) Smartphone
6 14 (2.25%) NHS
7 11 (1.77%) Mainframe
8 9 (1.45%) CMDB
9 7 (1.13%) DataPower
9 7 (1.13%) Linux Command Line
9 7 (1.13%) Private Cloud
9 7 (1.13%) Social Media
9 7 (1.13%) Tandem
10 6 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.64%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.48%) Clustering
12 3 (0.48%) PKI
13 2 (0.32%) CESG
13 2 (0.32%) CESG CLAS
13 2 (0.32%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 143 (23.03%) Linux
2 94 (15.14%) Unix
3 86 (13.85%) Windows
4 61 (9.82%) AIX
5 47 (7.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (3.86%) Windows Server
7 16 (2.58%) Windows XP
8 15 (2.42%) Windows 2000
9 14 (2.25%) HPUX
10 12 (1.93%) Solaris
11 10 (1.61%) MVS
12 7 (1.13%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.97%) Windows 7
13 6 (0.97%) zOS
14 5 (0.81%) VME
15 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
16 2 (0.32%) Android
16 2 (0.32%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (30.76%) Scrum
2 155 (24.96%) TDD
3 150 (24.15%) DevOps
4 141 (22.71%) Open Source
5 93 (14.98%) ITIL
5 93 (14.98%) User Stories
6 92 (14.81%) BDD
7 91 (14.65%) Automated Testing
8 88 (14.17%) PRINCE2
9 80 (12.88%) Data Management
10 78 (12.56%) Continuous Integration
11 76 (12.24%) Change Management
12 74 (11.92%) Configuration Management
13 71 (11.43%) MVC
14 70 (11.27%) Problem Management
15 66 (10.63%) Test Automation
16 65 (10.47%) Project Management
17 59 (9.50%) Test Scripting
17 59 (9.50%) Waterfall
18 58 (9.34%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 153 (24.64%) Java
2 110 (17.71%) Scala
3 97 (15.62%) C#
4 94 (15.14%) JavaScript
5 70 (11.27%) Ruby
6 43 (6.92%) SQL
7 39 (6.28%) Python
8 30 (4.83%) PowerShell
9 21 (3.38%) Groovy
9 21 (3.38%) Perl
10 16 (2.58%) C
11 9 (1.45%) C++
12 8 (1.29%) VB
12 8 (1.29%) VB6
13 5 (0.81%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.48%) Apex Code
14 3 (0.48%) COBOL
14 3 (0.48%) PHP
15 2 (0.32%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 57 (9.18%) Security Cleared
2 37 (5.96%) BPSS Clearance
3 35 (5.64%) SC Cleared
4 24 (3.86%) Degree
5 9 (1.45%) ISEB
5 9 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.48%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.48%) MCSA
7 3 (0.48%) MCSE
7 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.32%) CISSP
8 2 (0.32%) CLAS
8 2 (0.32%) IBM Certification
8 2 (0.32%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.16%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (11.59%) QA
2 31 (4.99%) Disclosure Scotland
3 24 (3.86%) WCAG
4 19 (3.06%) SLA
5 5 (0.81%) WAI
6 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.16%) SDET
System Software
1 25 (4.03%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.77%) Docker
3 6 (0.97%) KVM
4 5 (0.81%) LXC
5 4 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.48%) vSphere
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Clusterware
8 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 42 (6.76%) Puppet
2 36 (5.80%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (3.70%) Ansible
4 16 (2.58%) Dollar Universe
5 7 (1.13%) Forum Sentry
5 7 (1.13%) Terraform
6 4 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.32%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.16%) SCCM
8 1 (0.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 81 (13.04%) Oracle
2 80 (12.88%) Microsoft
3 52 (8.37%) Red Hat
4 39 (6.28%) Sitecore
5 38 (6.12%) Atlassian
5 38 (6.12%) HP
6 30 (4.83%) Informatica
7 27 (4.35%) IBM
8 21 (3.38%) TIBCO
9 19 (3.06%) Axway
9 19 (3.06%) Siebel
10 13 (2.09%) Google
11 12 (1.93%) Sun
12 9 (1.45%) Remedy
12 9 (1.45%) ServiceNow
13 7 (1.13%) CA
14 5 (0.81%) Xamarin
15 4 (0.64%) VMware
16 3 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
17 1 (0.16%) Adobe
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