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 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 7 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 212 117 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 19.33% 21.51% 20.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.74% 27.73% 25.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 79 47
Median daily rate £400 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £279 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £34.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
975 422 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 88.88% 77.57% 77.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 647 268 236
Median daily rate £325 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £250 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 34 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £13.71 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.23% -60.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £11.00 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £27.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

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 May 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 24 May 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.

1 148 (29.31%) Java
2 114 (22.57%) JavaScript
3 97 (19.21%) Analytical Skills
4 95 (18.81%) Scrum
5 88 (17.43%) User Experience
6 83 (16.44%) HTML
7 78 (15.45%) Open Source
8 76 (15.05%) TDD
9 75 (14.85%) Finance
10 74 (14.65%) CSS
11 70 (13.86%) User Stories
12 66 (13.07%) Security Cleared
13 60 (11.88%) Linux
14 57 (11.29%) Oracle
15 54 (10.69%) Mentoring
16 52 (10.30%) C#
16 52 (10.30%) Python
17 51 (10.10%) BDD
18 48 (9.50%) Project Management
19 47 (9.31%) .NET
20 42 (8.32%) Web Services
20 42 (8.32%) Unix
21 41 (8.12%) Continuous Integration
22 40 (7.92%) SC Cleared
22 40 (7.92%) Test Scripting
22 40 (7.92%) SQL Server
22 40 (7.92%) DevOps
23 39 (7.72%) Service Design
23 39 (7.72%) HTML5
24 38 (7.52%) Market Research

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 28 (5.54%) Node.js
2 24 (4.75%) JBoss
3 18 (3.56%) WebLogic
4 17 (3.37%) Confluence
4 17 (3.37%) WebSphere
4 17 (3.37%) WebSphere Application Server
5 14 (2.77%) Apache
6 13 (2.57%) ArcGIS
7 12 (2.38%) SharePoint
8 7 (1.39%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (0.99%) SAS
11 4 (0.79%) nginx
12 3 (0.59%) CMS
12 3 (0.59%) FileNet
13 2 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.40%) IIS
13 2 (0.40%) Oracle 10gAS
13 2 (0.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 2 (0.40%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 6 (1.19%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.99%) MS Office
2 5 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (2.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 11 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.59%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.38%) IaaS
2 8 (1.58%) PaaS
2 8 (1.58%) SaaS
3 6 (1.19%) GitHub
3 6 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.59%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.36%) Internet
2 14 (2.77%) HTTP
3 12 (2.38%) Network Security
4 9 (1.78%) SSL
5 7 (1.39%) LDAP
6 6 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.59%) Intranet
7 3 (0.59%) SNMP
7 3 (0.59%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.40%) DHCP
8 2 (0.40%) DNS
8 2 (0.40%) FTP
8 2 (0.40%) IPsec
9 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.20%) PBX
9 1 (0.20%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (7.92%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.94%) Relational Database
3 24 (4.75%) MongoDB
4 17 (3.37%) NoSQL
4 17 (3.37%) RDBMS
5 16 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (2.57%) BusinessObjects
6 13 (2.57%) GIS
7 12 (2.38%) Big Data
7 12 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (1.78%) Hadoop
8 9 (1.78%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.99%) Apache Hive
10 5 (0.99%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.99%) HBase
10 5 (0.99%) Pentaho
10 5 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (7.13%) Git (software)
2 29 (5.74%) Cucumber
3 26 (5.15%) Jenkins
4 25 (4.95%) Selenium
5 22 (4.36%) JIRA
6 14 (2.77%) Subversion
7 11 (2.18%) WebDriver
8 10 (1.98%) ERwin
9 9 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (1.58%) gulp
11 7 (1.39%) HP UFT
11 7 (1.39%) Visual Studio
12 6 (1.19%) GitLab
12 6 (1.19%) JUnit
13 5 (0.99%) Protractor
14 4 (0.79%) eggPlant
14 4 (0.79%) JMeter
14 4 (0.79%) RSpec
14 4 (0.79%) Vagrant
15 3 (0.59%) LoadRunner
General
1 75 (14.85%) Finance
2 13 (2.57%) Manufacturing
2 13 (2.57%) Marketing
3 10 (1.98%) Legal
4 6 (1.19%) Publishing
5 4 (0.79%) Games
5 4 (0.79%) Law
6 3 (0.59%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.40%) Electronics
7 2 (0.40%) Retail
8 1 (0.20%) Banking
8 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 137 (27.13%) Developer
2 68 (13.47%) Java Developer
3 64 (12.67%) Analyst
4 45 (8.91%) User Researcher
5 42 (8.32%) Business Analyst
6 41 (8.12%) Architect
7 40 (7.92%) Designer
8 30 (5.94%) UX Designer
9 25 (4.95%) Tester
10 21 (4.16%) Digital User Researcher
11 19 (3.76%) Agile Coach
11 19 (3.76%) Project Manager
12 17 (3.37%) Digital Analyst
12 17 (3.37%) Digital Business Analyst
12 17 (3.37%) Scrum Master
13 16 (3.17%) Digital Agile Coach
13 16 (3.17%) Digital Designer
13 16 (3.17%) Software Engineer
14 15 (2.97%) Agile Business Analyst
14 15 (2.97%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (16.44%) HTML
2 74 (14.65%) CSS
3 47 (9.31%) .NET
4 42 (8.32%) Web Services
5 39 (7.72%) HTML5
6 26 (5.15%) Spring
7 24 (4.75%) AngularJS
7 24 (4.75%) CSS3
8 23 (4.55%) JSON
9 22 (4.36%) ASP.NET
10 20 (3.96%) RESTful
11 19 (3.76%) XML
12 18 (3.56%) J2EE
13 15 (2.97%) REST
14 14 (2.77%) D3.js
14 14 (2.77%) Java EE
14 14 (2.77%) jQuery
15 13 (2.57%) Play Framework
15 13 (2.57%) Software Packaging
15 13 (2.57%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 97 (19.21%) Analytical Skills
2 88 (17.43%) User Experience
3 33 (6.53%) Psychology
4 30 (5.94%) Mobile App
5 12 (2.38%) Visualisation
6 10 (1.98%) Management Information System
7 9 (1.78%) CESG
8 7 (1.39%) Mainframe
9 6 (1.19%) DataPower
9 6 (1.19%) Digital Media
9 6 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.99%) Ontologies
10 5 (0.99%) Smartphone
10 5 (0.99%) Taxonomies
11 4 (0.79%) Economics
11 4 (0.79%) NHS
11 4 (0.79%) Private Cloud
11 4 (0.79%) Social Media
12 3 (0.59%) Blog
12 3 (0.59%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 60 (11.88%) Linux
2 42 (8.32%) Unix
3 31 (6.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (3.76%) Windows
5 17 (3.37%) AIX
6 9 (1.78%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.79%) CentOS
7 4 (0.79%) SUSE
7 4 (0.79%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.59%) VME
9 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.40%) Solaris
10 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (18.81%) Scrum
2 78 (15.45%) Open Source
3 76 (15.05%) TDD
4 70 (13.86%) User Stories
5 54 (10.69%) Mentoring
6 51 (10.10%) BDD
7 48 (9.50%) Project Management
8 41 (8.12%) Continuous Integration
9 40 (7.92%) DevOps
9 40 (7.92%) Test Scripting
10 39 (7.72%) Service Design
11 38 (7.52%) Market Research
12 37 (7.33%) Coaching
13 34 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
14 32 (6.34%) Data Management
15 31 (6.14%) MVC
16 30 (5.94%) Configuration Management
16 30 (5.94%) Test Automation
17 29 (5.74%) Analytics
17 29 (5.74%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 148 (29.31%) Java
2 114 (22.57%) JavaScript
3 52 (10.30%) C#
3 52 (10.30%) Python
4 33 (6.53%) SQL
5 26 (5.15%) Ruby
6 25 (4.95%) Scala
7 24 (4.75%) C++
8 17 (3.37%) Shell Script
9 16 (3.17%) Perl
10 15 (2.97%) C
11 9 (1.78%) Bash Shell
11 9 (1.78%) VB
12 7 (1.39%) COBOL
13 6 (1.19%) PHP
14 5 (0.99%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.99%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.99%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.79%) FQL
15 4 (0.79%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 66 (13.07%) Security Cleared
2 40 (7.92%) SC Cleared
3 36 (7.13%) BPSS Clearance
4 32 (6.34%) Degree
5 12 (2.38%) Oracle Certification
6 10 (1.98%) OCA
6 10 (1.98%) OCAJ
6 10 (1.98%) OCP
7 8 (1.58%) BC Cleared
8 5 (0.99%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.99%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.99%) PMP
9 4 (0.79%) ISEB
10 3 (0.59%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.20%) CESG Certified Professional
11 1 (0.20%) CISSP
11 1 (0.20%) CREST Certified
11 1 (0.20%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 16 (3.17%) QA
3 12 (2.38%) WCAG
4 8 (1.58%) WAI
5 6 (1.19%) GPG13
6 4 (0.79%) SLA
7 2 (0.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (1.78%) Docker
2 4 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.40%) Xen
4 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.20%) LXC
Systems Management
1 32 (6.34%) Puppet
2 29 (5.74%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.40%) Kibana
5 1 (0.20%) StatsD
5 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 57 (11.29%) Oracle
2 27 (5.35%) HP
2 27 (5.35%) Red Hat
3 25 (4.95%) Axway
4 22 (4.36%) Informatica
4 22 (4.36%) Microsoft
5 20 (3.96%) Tableau
6 17 (3.37%) Siebel
7 15 (2.97%) IBM
8 8 (1.58%) Sun
9 6 (1.19%) VMware
10 5 (0.99%) CA
11 4 (0.79%) Rally
11 4 (0.79%) SaltStack
11 4 (0.79%) SAP
12 3 (0.59%) Genesys
12 3 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.59%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.59%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.40%) Google
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