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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 186 37 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 28.31% 11.94% 12.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.23% 15.68% 17.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 22 13
Average daily rate
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£445 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £34.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
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
528 236 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 80.37% 76.13% 73.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 167 60
Average daily rate £415 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £472 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 10 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +91.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 97 (33.92%) User Experience
2 89 (31.12%) Java
3 73 (25.52%) HTML
4 66 (23.08%) Open Source
5 63 (22.03%) Scrum
5 63 (22.03%) TDD
6 50 (17.48%) CSS
6 50 (17.48%) Scala
6 50 (17.48%) NoSQL
7 49 (17.13%) MongoDB
7 49 (17.13%) Ruby
7 49 (17.13%) Degree
8 47 (16.43%) Project Management
8 47 (16.43%) RESTful
9 43 (15.03%) Selenium
9 43 (15.03%) Mobile App
10 40 (13.99%) Finance
10 40 (13.99%) Linux
11 39 (13.64%) JSON
12 36 (12.59%) Jenkins
13 35 (12.24%) Python
13 35 (12.24%) Django
14 34 (11.89%) Web Services
15 33 (11.54%) Business Analysis
15 33 (11.54%) Rapid Prototyping
16 29 (10.14%) Play Framework
16 29 (10.14%) JIRA
16 29 (10.14%) SQL
17 28 (9.79%) Opscode Chef
17 28 (9.79%) Puppet

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26 (9.09%) Confluence
2 10 (3.50%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.45%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.10%) IIS
4 6 (2.10%) JBoss
5 5 (1.75%) Apache
5 5 (1.75%) Jetty
5 5 (1.75%) nginx
6 4 (1.40%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.40%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.40%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.05%) Tuxedo
7 3 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.05%) FileNet
8 2 (0.70%) CMS
8 2 (0.70%) Node.js
8 2 (0.70%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.35%) Drupal
9 1 (0.35%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (1.40%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.05%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.05%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.70%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (0.70%) MS Office
4 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (1.75%) Google App Engine
2 5 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.15%) SSL
2 7 (2.45%) HTTP
3 6 (2.10%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.75%) DNS
4 5 (1.75%) DHCP
4 5 (1.75%) FTP
4 5 (1.75%) IPsec
5 3 (1.05%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.05%) Network Security
5 3 (1.05%) Unified Communications
5 3 (1.05%) LDAP
6 2 (0.70%) 4G
6 2 (0.70%) 3G
6 2 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.35%) SAN
7 1 (0.35%) Internet
7 1 (0.35%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (17.48%) NoSQL
2 49 (17.13%) MongoDB
3 22 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 17 (5.94%) MySQL
5 13 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (4.20%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.40%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.40%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.05%) IDMS
9 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.70%) Big Data
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.35%) OLTP
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 43 (15.03%) Selenium
2 36 (12.59%) Jenkins
3 29 (10.14%) JIRA
4 22 (7.69%) Cucumber
5 15 (5.24%) Rational DOORS
6 11 (3.85%) WebDriver
7 10 (3.50%) RSpec
8 9 (3.15%) JUnit
9 4 (1.40%) HP UFT
9 4 (1.40%) WATIR
9 4 (1.40%) Git (software)
9 4 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.40%) Sahi
10 2 (0.70%) Axure RP
10 2 (0.70%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.70%) Subversion
11 1 (0.35%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.35%) Xcode
11 1 (0.35%) Rational Performance Tester
11 1 (0.35%) Jasmine
General
1 40 (13.99%) Finance
2 9 (3.15%) Manufacturing
3 8 (2.80%) Banking
4 7 (2.45%) Marketing
5 4 (1.40%) Games
5 4 (1.40%) Electronics
5 4 (1.40%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.05%) Legal
7 2 (0.70%) Back Office
7 2 (0.70%) Publishing
8 1 (0.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 57 (19.93%) Designer
2 53 (18.53%) Architect
3 50 (17.48%) UX Designer
4 46 (16.08%) Developer
5 37 (12.94%) Analyst
5 37 (12.94%) Technical Architect
6 28 (9.79%) Business Analyst
6 28 (9.79%) Digital Architect
7 23 (8.04%) Senior Architect
8 21 (7.34%) Senior Technical Architect
9 18 (6.29%) Project Manager
9 18 (6.29%) Digital Technical Architect
10 16 (5.59%) Java Developer
11 12 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (3.85%) Senior Digital Architect
13 10 (3.50%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
13 10 (3.50%) ScrumMaster
14 9 (3.15%) .NET Developer
14 9 (3.15%) Digital Solutions Architect
15 8 (2.80%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (25.52%) HTML
2 50 (17.48%) CSS
3 47 (16.43%) RESTful
4 39 (13.64%) JSON
5 35 (12.24%) Django
6 34 (11.89%) Web Services
7 29 (10.14%) Play Framework
8 27 (9.44%) HTML5
8 27 (9.44%) Spring
9 22 (7.69%) .NET
10 19 (6.64%) XML
11 14 (4.90%) Ruby on Rails
12 12 (4.20%) J2EE
13 6 (2.10%) Servlets
13 6 (2.10%) Middleware
13 6 (2.10%) jQuery
13 6 (2.10%) REST
14 5 (1.75%) AngularJS
14 5 (1.75%) Hibernate
14 5 (1.75%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 97 (33.92%) User Experience
2 43 (15.03%) Mobile App
3 20 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.55%) Psychology
5 12 (4.20%) Human Factors
6 10 (3.50%) Social Media
7 4 (1.40%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.40%) DTV
7 4 (1.40%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.05%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.05%) DataPower
9 2 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.70%) Economics
10 1 (0.35%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.35%) iPhone
10 1 (0.35%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.35%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 40 (13.99%) Linux
2 9 (3.15%) UNIX
3 6 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.40%) Windows
4 4 (1.40%) AIX
4 4 (1.40%) VME
5 2 (0.70%) Android
5 2 (0.70%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.35%) HPUX
6 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (23.08%) Open Source
2 63 (22.03%) Scrum
2 63 (22.03%) TDD
3 47 (16.43%) Project Management
4 33 (11.54%) Business Analysis
4 33 (11.54%) Rapid Prototyping
5 27 (9.44%) Waterfall
5 27 (9.44%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (9.09%) Customer Insight
7 25 (8.74%) User Stories
7 25 (8.74%) Configuration Management
8 24 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (8.39%) Test Automation
8 24 (8.39%) Automated Testing
9 23 (8.04%) BDD
9 23 (8.04%) Kanban
9 23 (8.04%) Mentoring
10 19 (6.64%) Agile Project Management
11 18 (6.29%) OO
12 17 (5.94%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 89 (31.12%) Java
2 50 (17.48%) Scala
3 49 (17.13%) Ruby
4 35 (12.24%) Python
5 29 (10.14%) SQL
6 22 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 21 (7.34%) C#
8 4 (1.40%) C++
8 4 (1.40%) PHP
9 3 (1.05%) Perl
9 3 (1.05%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.70%) VB
10 2 (0.70%) C
10 2 (0.70%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.35%) Clojure
11 1 (0.35%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.35%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.35%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.35%) COBOL
11 1 (0.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 49 (17.13%) Degree
2 14 (4.90%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (1.75%) APMP
4 5 (1.75%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (1.40%) OCP
5 4 (1.40%) OCA
5 4 (1.40%) OCAJ
6 3 (1.05%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.70%) ISEB
7 2 (0.70%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.39%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.75%) Xen
3 2 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.70%) QEMU
3 2 (0.70%) KVM
4 1 (0.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (9.79%) Puppet
1 28 (9.79%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.35%) Salt
2 1 (0.35%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 20 (6.99%) Oracle
2 14 (4.90%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.45%) VMware
4 6 (2.10%) Red Hat
4 6 (2.10%) IBM
5 5 (1.75%) Google
6 4 (1.40%) Axway
6 4 (1.40%) Informatica
6 4 (1.40%) SAP
6 4 (1.40%) Siebel
7 3 (1.05%) Sun
8 2 (0.70%) HP
9 1 (0.35%) EMC
9 1 (0.35%) Adobe
9 1 (0.35%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.35%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (0.35%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.35%) OpenText
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