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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 1 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 259 98 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 33.64% 26.34% 8.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 39.97% 32.03% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 69 10
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£450 £380 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -0.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £312 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £518 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
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
648 306 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 84.16% 82.26% 71.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 207 62
Average daily rate £440 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 7
Average hourly rate £25.50 £20.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +19.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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.

1 126 (32.73%) Java
2 110 (28.57%) HTML
3 102 (26.49%) User Experience
4 90 (23.38%) Open Source
5 87 (22.60%) Scrum
6 86 (22.34%) CSS
7 79 (20.52%) TDD
8 74 (19.22%) Linux
9 66 (17.14%) Finance
10 64 (16.62%) Ruby
10 64 (16.62%) Project Management
11 60 (15.58%) Python
11 60 (15.58%) Scala
12 58 (15.06%) MongoDB
13 57 (14.81%) NoSQL
14 53 (13.77%) Jenkins
14 53 (13.77%) Degree
15 52 (13.51%) RESTful
16 50 (12.99%) JSON
17 49 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
18 48 (12.47%) JavaScript
19 47 (12.21%) Mobile App
20 45 (11.69%) Selenium
21 44 (11.43%) Configuration Management
22 42 (10.91%) Django
23 40 (10.39%) HTML5
24 39 (10.13%) .NET
24 39 (10.13%) Web Services
25 37 (9.61%) Business Analysis
26 36 (9.35%) User Stories

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 32 (8.31%) Confluence
2 29 (7.53%) WebSphere
3 18 (4.68%) Apache
3 18 (4.68%) Tomcat
4 17 (4.42%) IIS
4 17 (4.42%) Jetty
5 16 (4.16%) nginx
6 14 (3.64%) JBoss
7 11 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (2.08%) Node.js
9 4 (1.04%) Drupal
9 4 (1.04%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.04%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.78%) FileNet
10 3 (0.78%) Tuxedo
10 3 (0.78%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.26%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (0.78%) Photoshop
1 3 (0.78%) Fireworks
2 2 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (0.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.68%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (4.42%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (4.16%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (4.16%) Google App Engine
3 16 (4.16%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.30%) GitHub
5 2 (0.52%) SaaS
6 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.27%) SSL
2 26 (6.75%) HTTP
3 23 (5.97%) FTP
4 19 (4.94%) TCP/IP
5 16 (4.16%) DNS
5 16 (4.16%) DHCP
5 16 (4.16%) IPsec
6 9 (2.34%) 3G
6 9 (2.34%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (2.34%) 4G
7 5 (1.30%) SSH
8 3 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (0.78%) Network Security
8 3 (0.78%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.78%) Intranet
8 3 (0.78%) LDAP
9 2 (0.52%) Internet
10 1 (0.26%) SNMP
10 1 (0.26%) SAN
10 1 (0.26%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (15.06%) MongoDB
2 57 (14.81%) NoSQL
3 26 (6.75%) Relational Database
4 25 (6.49%) MySQL
4 25 (6.49%) SQL Server
5 18 (4.68%) Apache Cassandra
6 16 (4.16%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (2.08%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.04%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.78%) IDMS
10 3 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.52%) Big Data
12 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.26%) OLTP
12 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 53 (13.77%) Jenkins
2 45 (11.69%) Selenium
3 35 (9.09%) JIRA
4 23 (5.97%) Cucumber
5 15 (3.90%) Rational DOORS
6 13 (3.38%) WebDriver
7 12 (3.12%) RSpec
8 11 (2.86%) JUnit
9 5 (1.30%) Git (software)
10 4 (1.04%) GitLab
11 2 (0.52%) Axure RP
11 2 (0.52%) Sahi
11 2 (0.52%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.52%) HP UFT
11 2 (0.52%) WATIR
12 1 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.26%) Rational Performance Tester
12 1 (0.26%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.26%) Xcode
12 1 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 66 (17.14%) Finance
2 19 (4.94%) Manufacturing
3 13 (3.38%) Marketing
4 10 (2.60%) Electronics
4 10 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.08%) Banking
6 5 (1.30%) Games
7 3 (0.78%) Legal
7 3 (0.78%) Publishing
8 2 (0.52%) Back Office
8 2 (0.52%) German Language
9 1 (0.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 67 (17.40%) Developer
2 66 (17.14%) Architect
3 59 (15.32%) Designer
4 53 (13.77%) UX Designer
5 48 (12.47%) Technical Architect
6 43 (11.17%) Analyst
7 36 (9.35%) Business Analyst
8 28 (7.27%) Java Developer
8 28 (7.27%) Digital Architect
9 24 (6.23%) Senior Architect
10 23 (5.97%) Senior Technical Architect
11 22 (5.71%) ScrumMaster
12 20 (5.19%) Project Manager
13 18 (4.68%) Digital Technical Architect
14 16 (4.16%) Solutions Architect
15 13 (3.38%) Test Manager
16 11 (2.86%) Senior Digital Architect
17 10 (2.60%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
17 10 (2.60%) Agile Business Analyst
17 10 (2.60%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (28.57%) HTML
2 86 (22.34%) CSS
3 52 (13.51%) RESTful
4 50 (12.99%) JSON
5 42 (10.91%) Django
6 40 (10.39%) HTML5
7 39 (10.13%) .NET
7 39 (10.13%) Web Services
8 32 (8.31%) Play Framework
9 29 (7.53%) Spring
10 26 (6.75%) J2EE
11 22 (5.71%) XML
12 21 (5.45%) Servlets
13 19 (4.94%) REST
14 15 (3.90%) Ruby on Rails
15 14 (3.64%) jQuery
16 13 (3.38%) SOAP
16 13 (3.38%) XHTML
17 11 (2.86%) Java EE
18 9 (2.34%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 102 (26.49%) User Experience
2 47 (12.21%) Mobile App
3 22 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (4.68%) Social Media
5 15 (3.90%) Psychology
6 14 (3.64%) Human Factors
7 10 (2.60%) DTV
8 7 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.04%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.04%) DataPower
10 3 (0.78%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.78%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.52%) PKI
12 1 (0.26%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.26%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.26%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.26%) iPhone
12 1 (0.26%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.26%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 74 (19.22%) Linux
2 16 (4.16%) UNIX
3 8 (2.08%) Solaris
3 8 (2.08%) Mac OS
4 7 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.30%) Windows
5 5 (1.30%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.04%) AIX
6 4 (1.04%) VME
7 2 (0.52%) Android
8 1 (0.26%) CentOS
8 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.26%) HPUX
8 1 (0.26%) Fedora
8 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (23.38%) Open Source
2 87 (22.60%) Scrum
3 79 (20.52%) TDD
4 64 (16.62%) Project Management
5 49 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
6 44 (11.43%) Configuration Management
7 37 (9.61%) Business Analysis
8 36 (9.35%) User Stories
9 32 (8.31%) Rapid Prototyping
9 32 (8.31%) Waterfall
9 32 (8.31%) Stakeholder Management
10 31 (8.05%) BDD
10 31 (8.05%) Agile Project Management
11 27 (7.01%) Web Design
12 26 (6.75%) Customer Insight
13 25 (6.49%) Mentoring
14 24 (6.23%) SDLC
14 24 (6.23%) Test Scripting
14 24 (6.23%) Kanban
15 23 (5.97%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 126 (32.73%) Java
2 64 (16.62%) Ruby
3 60 (15.58%) Scala
3 60 (15.58%) Python
4 48 (12.47%) JavaScript
5 22 (5.71%) C#
5 22 (5.71%) SQL
6 20 (5.19%) C++
7 12 (3.12%) PHP
8 9 (2.34%) ActionScript
9 7 (1.82%) VB
10 5 (1.30%) Perl
11 4 (1.04%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.04%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.52%) Groovy
13 1 (0.26%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.26%) XPath
13 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.26%) C
13 1 (0.26%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 53 (13.77%) Degree
2 29 (7.53%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.64%) ISTQB
4 8 (2.08%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (1.82%) OCP
5 7 (1.82%) OCA
5 7 (1.82%) OCAJ
5 7 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (1.30%) APMP
7 4 (1.04%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.78%) ISEB
9 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.57%) QA
2 3 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (7.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (4.16%) Xen
3 8 (2.08%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.78%) QEMU
4 3 (0.78%) KVM
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 32 (8.31%) Puppet
2 31 (8.05%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.26%) logstash
3 1 (0.26%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.26%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.26%) yum
Vendors
1 32 (8.31%) Oracle
2 28 (7.27%) VMware
3 23 (5.97%) Microsoft
4 17 (4.42%) Google
5 10 (2.60%) SAP
6 7 (1.82%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.30%) IBM
8 4 (1.04%) Informatica
8 4 (1.04%) Siebel
8 4 (1.04%) Axway
9 3 (0.78%) Sun
10 2 (0.52%) HP
11 1 (0.26%) Adobe
11 1 (0.26%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.26%) EnterpriseDB
11 1 (0.26%) Splunk
11 1 (0.26%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.26%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
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