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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 276 282 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 38.49% 43.93% 25.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 41.95% 51.09% 31.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 193 68
Median daily rate £400 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £348 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +20.80%

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
658 552 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 91.77% 85.98% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 366 204
Median daily rate £375 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £24.43 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.53% +11.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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.

1 175 (29.97%) Scrum
2 150 (25.68%) TDD
3 147 (25.17%) Java
4 132 (22.60%) DevOps
5 128 (21.92%) Linux
6 121 (20.72%) CSS
7 119 (20.38%) Analytical Skills
8 117 (20.03%) Open Source
9 101 (17.29%) HTML
10 97 (16.61%) ITIL
11 91 (15.58%) BDD
12 90 (15.41%) JavaScript
13 85 (14.55%) PRINCE2
14 83 (14.21%) C#
14 83 (14.21%) Data Management
15 82 (14.04%) Unix
16 80 (13.70%) Jenkins
17 79 (13.53%) Scala
18 78 (13.36%) User Stories
19 75 (12.84%) .NET
19 75 (12.84%) Microsoft
20 73 (12.50%) QA
21 71 (12.16%) Selenium
21 71 (12.16%) Windows
22 70 (11.99%) Change Management
22 70 (11.99%) Git (software)
22 70 (11.99%) Continuous Integration
23 69 (11.82%) Test Scripting
24 67 (11.47%) SaaS
25 65 (11.13%) Problem 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 40 (6.85%) Confluence
2 34 (5.82%) WebSphere
3 24 (4.11%) WebLogic
4 22 (3.77%) JBoss
5 18 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
6 14 (2.40%) SAS
6 14 (2.40%) Tomcat
7 13 (2.23%) CMS
8 9 (1.54%) nginx
9 8 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (1.20%) FileNet
10 7 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
10 7 (1.20%) Tuxedo
11 6 (1.03%) Oracle Application Server
11 6 (1.03%) PowerExchange
12 5 (0.86%) IIS
13 4 (0.68%) OpenROAD
13 4 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.68%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.68%) WildFly
Applications
1 44 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 32 (5.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.34%) InDesign
3 2 (0.34%) MS Project
3 2 (0.34%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (3.08%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.68%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 67 (11.47%) SaaS
2 60 (10.27%) IaaS
2 60 (10.27%) PaaS
3 11 (1.88%) GitHub
4 7 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.86%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.51%) Force.com
6 3 (0.51%) HP Helion
7 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.34%) DigitalOcean
7 2 (0.34%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.34%) Linode
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.17%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.11%) LDAP
2 20 (3.42%) Internet
3 13 (2.23%) SSL
4 12 (2.05%) HTTP
5 7 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (1.20%) Network Security
6 6 (1.03%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.68%) DHCP
7 4 (0.68%) DNS
8 3 (0.51%) SNMP
9 2 (0.34%) Intranet
10 1 (0.17%) FTP
10 1 (0.17%) IPsec
10 1 (0.17%) PuTTY
10 1 (0.17%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (9.25%) MongoDB
2 38 (6.51%) SQL Server
3 29 (4.97%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (4.11%) Oracle Database
5 21 (3.60%) MySQL
5 21 (3.60%) NoSQL
6 19 (3.25%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (2.74%) DB2
7 16 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
8 14 (2.40%) Relational Database
9 13 (2.23%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (1.03%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (1.03%) PowerCenter
13 6 (1.03%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 5 (0.86%) Ingres
14 5 (0.86%) SAS Enterprise Miner
15 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 80 (13.70%) Jenkins
2 71 (12.16%) Selenium
3 70 (11.99%) Git (software)
4 58 (9.93%) Cucumber
5 54 (9.25%) JIRA
6 43 (7.36%) WebDriver
7 37 (6.34%) JUnit
8 34 (5.82%) Protractor
9 29 (4.97%) RSpec
10 26 (4.45%) webpack
11 25 (4.28%) GitLab
12 15 (2.57%) Subversion
13 13 (2.23%) LoadRunner
14 10 (1.71%) HP UFT
15 9 (1.54%) Eclipse
15 9 (1.54%) Jasmine
15 9 (1.54%) NetBeans
16 8 (1.37%) GCC
16 8 (1.37%) GDB
16 8 (1.37%) SoapUI
General
1 56 (9.59%) Finance
2 22 (3.77%) Games
3 14 (2.40%) Legal
4 9 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.20%) Retail
6 6 (1.03%) Publishing
7 4 (0.68%) Marketing
8 2 (0.34%) Electronics
8 2 (0.34%) Law
8 2 (0.34%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.17%) Advertising
9 1 (0.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 181 (30.99%) Developer
2 54 (9.25%) Architect
3 48 (8.22%) Analyst
4 38 (6.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 36 (6.16%) Java Developer
6 30 (5.14%) Tester
7 29 (4.97%) .NET Developer
7 29 (4.97%) DevOps Engineer
7 29 (4.97%) Test Engineer
8 28 (4.79%) JavaScript Developer
8 28 (4.79%) Sitecore Developer
9 27 (4.62%) Designer
9 27 (4.62%) Digital Architect
10 25 (4.28%) QA Engineer
10 25 (4.28%) Scrum Master
11 24 (4.11%) QA Test Engineer
12 23 (3.94%) Business Analyst
13 22 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 21 (3.60%) Operations Engineer
14 21 (3.60%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (20.72%) CSS
2 101 (17.29%) HTML
3 75 (12.84%) .NET
4 64 (10.96%) AngularJS
5 63 (10.79%) JSON
6 52 (8.90%) Node.js
7 40 (6.85%) ASP.NET
8 37 (6.34%) REST
8 37 (6.34%) RESTful
9 35 (5.99%) Web Services
10 33 (5.65%) CSS3
10 33 (5.65%) HTML5
11 30 (5.14%) XML
12 27 (4.62%) Express
13 26 (4.45%) EJS
13 26 (4.45%) Ruby on Rails
13 26 (4.45%) Spring
14 25 (4.28%) Play Framework
15 24 (4.11%) Software Packaging
16 22 (3.77%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 119 (20.38%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (10.79%) User Experience
3 24 (4.11%) Management Information System
4 17 (2.91%) Mobile App
5 14 (2.40%) NHS
5 14 (2.40%) Psychology
6 11 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (1.88%) Mainframe
7 10 (1.71%) Smartphone
8 9 (1.54%) CMDB
9 8 (1.37%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.20%) DataPower
10 7 (1.20%) Private Cloud
10 7 (1.20%) Tandem
11 4 (0.68%) Social Media
12 3 (0.51%) Clustering
12 3 (0.51%) PKI
12 3 (0.51%) PMI
13 2 (0.34%) CESG
13 2 (0.34%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 128 (21.92%) Linux
2 82 (14.04%) Unix
3 71 (12.16%) Windows
4 60 (10.27%) AIX
5 34 (5.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (3.08%) Solaris
7 16 (2.74%) Windows XP
8 15 (2.57%) Windows 2000
9 14 (2.40%) HPUX
10 12 (2.05%) Windows Server
11 10 (1.71%) MVS
12 7 (1.20%) Mac OS X
13 6 (1.03%) Windows 7
13 6 (1.03%) zOS
14 3 (0.51%) CentOS
14 3 (0.51%) VME
14 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.34%) VMS
16 1 (0.17%) Android
16 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (29.97%) Scrum
2 150 (25.68%) TDD
3 132 (22.60%) DevOps
4 117 (20.03%) Open Source
5 97 (16.61%) ITIL
6 91 (15.58%) BDD
7 85 (14.55%) PRINCE2
8 83 (14.21%) Data Management
9 78 (13.36%) User Stories
10 70 (11.99%) Change Management
10 70 (11.99%) Continuous Integration
11 69 (11.82%) Test Scripting
12 65 (11.13%) Problem Management
13 62 (10.62%) Waterfall
14 61 (10.45%) MVC
15 60 (10.27%) Automated Testing
16 56 (9.59%) Configuration Management
16 56 (9.59%) Project Management
16 56 (9.59%) Software Engineering
16 56 (9.59%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 147 (25.17%) Java
2 90 (15.41%) JavaScript
3 83 (14.21%) C#
4 79 (13.53%) Scala
5 53 (9.08%) Ruby
5 53 (9.08%) SQL
6 35 (5.99%) Python
7 26 (4.45%) Perl
8 25 (4.28%) C
9 20 (3.42%) C++
10 17 (2.91%) PowerShell
11 12 (2.05%) Groovy
12 8 (1.37%) VB
12 8 (1.37%) VB6
13 5 (0.86%) PHP
13 5 (0.86%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.51%) Apex Code
14 3 (0.51%) Jython
15 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.17%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 53 (9.08%) Security Cleared
2 36 (6.16%) BPSS Clearance
3 29 (4.97%) SC Cleared
4 22 (3.77%) Degree
5 10 (1.71%) ISEB
6 9 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.68%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.51%) MCSA
9 3 (0.51%) MCSE
9 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.51%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.51%) PMP
9 3 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.34%) CISSP
10 2 (0.34%) CLAS
10 2 (0.34%) IBM Certification
10 2 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.17%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (12.50%) QA
2 32 (5.48%) Disclosure Scotland
3 26 (4.45%) WCAG
4 20 (3.42%) SLA
5 5 (0.86%) WAI
6 3 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.17%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (1.71%) Active Directory
1 10 (1.71%) Docker
2 7 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.03%) KVM
4 4 (0.68%) LXC
5 3 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.51%) vSphere
5 3 (0.51%) Xen
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle Clusterware
6 2 (0.34%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 51 (8.73%) Puppet
2 42 (7.19%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (2.57%) Ansible
4 7 (1.20%) Terraform
5 6 (1.03%) ZABBIX
6 4 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.51%) Nagios
7 3 (0.51%) OpenNMS
7 3 (0.51%) Zenoss
8 2 (0.34%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.17%) Dollar Universe
9 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 75 (12.84%) Microsoft
2 59 (10.10%) Oracle
3 36 (6.16%) Red Hat
4 34 (5.82%) Sitecore
5 30 (5.14%) HP
6 29 (4.97%) IBM
7 26 (4.45%) Informatica
8 20 (3.42%) Atlassian
9 19 (3.25%) Siebel
10 18 (3.08%) Axway
11 12 (2.05%) Sun
12 9 (1.54%) Remedy
12 9 (1.54%) ServiceNow
13 7 (1.20%) CA
13 7 (1.20%) SaltStack
13 7 (1.20%) VMware
14 6 (1.03%) Google
14 6 (1.03%) TIBCO
15 5 (0.86%) Xamarin
16 3 (0.51%) Adobe
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £600 per day 3 Month Rolling Contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle, County Down
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago