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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 91 100 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 19.70% 20.49% 8.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.15% 25.64% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 57 12
Average daily rate
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£400 £250 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £198 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £394 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
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
348 390 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 75.32% 79.92% 69.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 260 46
Average daily rate £358 £288 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.54% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 5 11
Average hourly rate £11.93 £17.00 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.83% -10.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015, 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 62 (32.12%) Java
2 54 (27.98%) User Experience
3 47 (24.35%) HTML
4 42 (21.76%) CSS
5 35 (18.13%) Scrum
6 33 (17.10%) Open Source
7 31 (16.06%) Linux
8 29 (15.03%) Project Management
8 29 (15.03%) Scala
8 29 (15.03%) Mentoring
9 28 (14.51%) Degree
10 26 (13.47%) Finance
10 26 (13.47%) JavaScript
11 23 (11.92%) Ruby
11 23 (11.92%) Customer Insight
11 23 (11.92%) Relational Database
12 21 (10.88%) C#
12 21 (10.88%) .NET
13 20 (10.36%) SQL
13 20 (10.36%) Python
14 19 (9.84%) HTTP
14 19 (9.84%) Configuration Management
15 18 (9.33%) Microsoft
15 18 (9.33%) Web Services
15 18 (9.33%) TDD
15 18 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (9.33%) Agile Project Management
15 18 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
16 17 (8.81%) Web Development
16 17 (8.81%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 8 (4.15%) Tomcat
1 8 (4.15%) Node.js
2 7 (3.63%) JBoss
3 6 (3.11%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.59%) Jetty
4 5 (2.59%) nginx
4 5 (2.59%) Confluence
4 5 (2.59%) Apache
4 5 (2.59%) IIS
5 4 (2.07%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.52%) Documentum
6 1 (0.52%) CICS
6 1 (0.52%) CMS
6 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.52%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.52%) WordPress
6 1 (0.52%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (3.11%) Photoshop
1 6 (3.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (2.07%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.11%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (2.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (2.59%) Google App Engine
1 5 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.59%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.84%) HTTP
2 6 (3.11%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.11%) SSL
3 5 (2.59%) IPsec
3 5 (2.59%) DNS
3 5 (2.59%) DHCP
3 5 (2.59%) FTP
4 1 (0.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.92%) Relational Database
2 11 (5.70%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.15%) MongoDB
4 7 (3.63%) RDBMS
5 6 (3.11%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.07%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.04%) MySQL
8 1 (0.52%) DB2
8 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.52%) Redis
8 1 (0.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (7.25%) Subversion
1 14 (7.25%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.18%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (4.15%) Selenium
4 6 (3.11%) Axure RP
5 5 (2.59%) JIRA
6 3 (1.55%) JUnit
7 2 (1.04%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (1.04%) WATIR
7 2 (1.04%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.04%) Sahi
8 1 (0.52%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.52%) Rational Performance Tester
8 1 (0.52%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (13.47%) Finance
2 12 (6.22%) Manufacturing
3 9 (4.66%) Marketing
4 5 (2.59%) Electronics
4 5 (2.59%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.07%) Advertising
6 1 (0.52%) Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (25.39%) Developer
2 32 (16.58%) Designer
3 27 (13.99%) UX Designer
4 18 (9.33%) Java Developer
5 17 (8.81%) Analyst
6 16 (8.29%) ScrumMaster
7 14 (7.25%) Business Analyst
8 13 (6.74%) Project Manager
9 12 (6.22%) .NET Developer
10 8 (4.15%) Architect
10 8 (4.15%) Front-End Developer
10 8 (4.15%) Scala Developer
11 7 (3.63%) Delivery Manager
11 7 (3.63%) Product Manager
12 5 (2.59%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (2.59%) User Experience Researcher
13 4 (2.07%) Agile Business Analyst
13 4 (2.07%) C# .NET Developer
13 4 (2.07%) Agile Project Manager
13 4 (2.07%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (24.35%) HTML
2 42 (21.76%) CSS
3 21 (10.88%) .NET
4 18 (9.33%) Web Services
5 16 (8.29%) J2EE
6 13 (6.74%) Django
7 11 (5.70%) Spring
8 10 (5.18%) JSON
8 10 (5.18%) RESTful
9 9 (4.66%) JPA
9 9 (4.66%) HTML5
9 9 (4.66%) Play Framework
10 8 (4.15%) XML
11 7 (3.63%) SOAP
11 7 (3.63%) CSS3
12 6 (3.11%) Sass
12 6 (3.11%) Mustache
12 6 (3.11%) REST
12 6 (3.11%) jQuery
12 6 (3.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 54 (27.98%) User Experience
2 33 (17.10%) Open Source
3 18 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (8.29%) Mobile App
5 13 (6.74%) Psychology
5 13 (6.74%) Human Factors
6 7 (3.63%) Private Cloud
7 6 (3.11%) Graphic Design
8 5 (2.59%) Visualisation
8 5 (2.59%) DTV
9 2 (1.04%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.04%) Economics
10 1 (0.52%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.52%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.52%) NHS
10 1 (0.52%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.52%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.52%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.06%) Linux
2 17 (8.81%) UNIX
3 12 (6.22%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.04%) VME
6 1 (0.52%) Windows
6 1 (0.52%) AIX
6 1 (0.52%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (18.13%) Scrum
2 29 (15.03%) Project Management
2 29 (15.03%) Mentoring
3 23 (11.92%) Customer Insight
4 19 (9.84%) Configuration Management
5 18 (9.33%) TDD
5 18 (9.33%) Agile Project Management
5 18 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (8.81%) Web Development
7 16 (8.29%) Usability Testing
7 16 (8.29%) Rapid Prototyping
7 16 (8.29%) DevOps
8 15 (7.77%) Web Design
9 14 (7.25%) User Stories
10 13 (6.74%) Responsive Web Design
10 13 (6.74%) Market Research
11 12 (6.22%) Service Delivery
12 11 (5.70%) MVC
12 11 (5.70%) Automated Testing
12 11 (5.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 62 (32.12%) Java
2 29 (15.03%) Scala
3 26 (13.47%) JavaScript
4 23 (11.92%) Ruby
5 21 (10.88%) C#
6 20 (10.36%) SQL
6 20 (10.36%) Python
7 4 (2.07%) COBOL
8 3 (1.55%) C
8 3 (1.55%) C++
8 3 (1.55%) PHP
9 2 (1.04%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.52%) VB
10 1 (0.52%) Perl
10 1 (0.52%) Clojure
10 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.52%) JCL
10 1 (0.52%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 28 (14.51%) Degree
2 14 (7.25%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.63%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.55%) OCAJ
4 3 (1.55%) OCP
4 3 (1.55%) OCA
4 3 (1.55%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.04%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.52%) PMP
6 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.59%) Xen
1 5 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.52%) Docker
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (4.15%) Puppet
1 8 (4.15%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.52%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (9.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.25%) Oracle
3 8 (4.15%) Google
4 6 (3.11%) Adobe
5 5 (2.59%) SAP
5 5 (2.59%) Mercator
5 5 (2.59%) VMware
6 3 (1.55%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.04%) IBM
7 2 (1.04%) HP
7 2 (1.04%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (0.52%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.52%) OpenText
8 1 (0.52%) Axway
8 1 (0.52%) EMC
8 1 (0.52%) Informatica
8 1 (0.52%) Siebel
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