The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 157 27 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 28.04% 11.20% 7.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 36.51% 15.08% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 9 7
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£450 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £484 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £354
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -4.00%
Agile Software Development
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
430 179 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 76.79% 74.27% 62.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 94 79
Average daily rate £420 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £185 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 11
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.76% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.58 £12.50 £11.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £28.10 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Tyne and Wear region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Tyne and Wear region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +8 153 £450 +4.04% 15
Sunderland - - - - 2
Gateshead - - - - 1
Agile Software Development
North East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

1 103 (35.52%) Java
2 100 (34.48%) HTML
3 83 (28.62%) CSS
4 78 (26.90%) Scala
4 78 (26.90%) User Experience
5 75 (25.86%) Ruby
6 69 (23.79%) Python
7 60 (20.69%) Scrum
8 53 (18.28%) C#
8 53 (18.28%) Open Source
8 53 (18.28%) Mentoring
9 49 (16.90%) HTML5
10 45 (15.52%) Linux
11 44 (15.17%) JSON
12 43 (14.83%) RESTful
13 40 (13.79%) Relational Database
14 36 (12.41%) Usability Testing
15 35 (12.07%) Ajax
15 35 (12.07%) CSS3
16 34 (11.72%) REST
17 33 (11.38%) Automated Testing
17 33 (11.38%) Degree
18 31 (10.69%) Rapid Prototyping
19 30 (10.34%) JavaScript
19 30 (10.34%) Web Design
20 28 (9.66%) Web Development
21 26 (8.97%) Jenkins
22 25 (8.62%) Configuration Management
22 25 (8.62%) Django
22 25 (8.62%) Security Cleared

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 17 (5.86%) Confluence
2 8 (2.76%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.07%) JBoss
4 5 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.69%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.34%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (3.45%) Photoshop
1 10 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (1.03%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.69%) MS Office
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.03%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.34%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.38%) Office 365
2 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.90%) HTTP
2 3 (1.03%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.03%) SSL
3 2 (0.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (13.79%) Relational Database
2 15 (5.17%) MongoDB
3 14 (4.83%) NoSQL
4 13 (4.48%) SQL Server
5 7 (2.41%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (8.97%) Jenkins
2 24 (8.28%) Subversion
2 24 (8.28%) Selenium
2 24 (8.28%) Git (software)
3 18 (6.21%) JIRA
4 14 (4.83%) JUnit
5 11 (3.79%) Axure RP
6 10 (3.45%) Visual Studio
7 7 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (2.41%) RSpec
7 7 (2.41%) WebDriver
7 7 (2.41%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.34%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (5.52%) Finance
2 9 (3.10%) Manufacturing
3 8 (2.76%) Marketing
4 6 (2.07%) Publishing
5 5 (1.72%) Legal
6 4 (1.38%) Electronics
6 4 (1.38%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.38%) Advertising
7 2 (0.69%) Games
7 2 (0.69%) Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 86 (29.66%) Developer
2 48 (16.55%) Designer
3 37 (12.76%) UX Designer
4 29 (10.00%) Architect
5 28 (9.66%) Senior Developer
6 22 (7.59%) Solutions Architect
7 20 (6.90%) ScrumMaster
8 18 (6.21%) Java Developer
8 18 (6.21%) Analyst
9 17 (5.86%) Digital Architect
10 14 (4.83%) Product Manager
11 12 (4.14%) Digital Solutions Architect
12 10 (3.45%) Project Manager
12 10 (3.45%) .NET Developer
12 10 (3.45%) Scala Developer
12 10 (3.45%) Lead Solutions Architect
12 10 (3.45%) Lead Architect
13 7 (2.41%) User Experience Researcher
13 7 (2.41%) Senior Architect
13 7 (2.41%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (34.48%) HTML
2 83 (28.62%) CSS
3 49 (16.90%) HTML5
4 44 (15.17%) JSON
5 43 (14.83%) RESTful
6 35 (12.07%) CSS3
6 35 (12.07%) Ajax
7 34 (11.72%) REST
8 25 (8.62%) Django
9 20 (6.90%) Spring
10 17 (5.86%) .NET
11 14 (4.83%) ASP.NET
12 12 (4.14%) J2EE
13 8 (2.76%) SOAP
13 8 (2.76%) Play Framework
14 6 (2.07%) JPA
14 6 (2.07%) ASP.NET MVC
15 5 (1.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 4 (1.38%) KnockoutJS
16 4 (1.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 78 (26.90%) User Experience
2 53 (18.28%) Open Source
3 21 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (7.24%) Human Factors
4 20 (6.90%) Visualisation
5 19 (6.55%) Psychology
6 18 (6.21%) Mobile App
7 9 (3.10%) Graphic Design
8 4 (1.38%) DTV
8 4 (1.38%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.38%) Social Media
9 2 (0.69%) NHS
10 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.34%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 45 (15.52%) Linux
2 23 (7.93%) UNIX
3 19 (6.55%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.69%) VME
5 1 (0.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (20.69%) Scrum
2 53 (18.28%) Mentoring
3 36 (12.41%) Usability Testing
4 33 (11.38%) Automated Testing
5 31 (10.69%) Rapid Prototyping
6 30 (10.34%) Web Design
7 28 (9.66%) Web Development
8 25 (8.62%) Configuration Management
9 24 (8.28%) Customer Insight
9 24 (8.28%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (7.59%) Market Research
11 21 (7.24%) Responsive Web Design
12 19 (6.55%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (6.21%) Service Delivery
14 16 (5.52%) User Stories
14 16 (5.52%) Line Management
15 15 (5.17%) Project Management
16 14 (4.83%) TDD
17 13 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
17 13 (4.48%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 103 (35.52%) Java
2 78 (26.90%) Scala
3 75 (25.86%) Ruby
4 69 (23.79%) Python
5 53 (18.28%) C#
6 30 (10.34%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.72%) SQL
8 3 (1.03%) PHP
9 2 (0.69%) COBOL
9 2 (0.69%) Perl
10 1 (0.34%) C++
10 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (11.38%) Degree
2 25 (8.62%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.79%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.07%) ISEB
5 4 (1.38%) APMP
6 2 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.69%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.69%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) OCAJ
7 1 (0.34%) OCP
7 1 (0.34%) OCA
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.34%) PMP
7 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.41%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.34%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 19 (6.55%) Puppet
1 19 (6.55%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.03%) collectd
2 3 (1.03%) Nagios
2 3 (1.03%) Ganglia
3 2 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (4.83%) Oracle
2 10 (3.45%) Adobe
3 8 (2.76%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.41%) Mercator
5 6 (2.07%) Google
6 4 (1.38%) SAP
7 3 (1.03%) Splunk
8 2 (0.69%) Tableau
8 2 (0.69%) EnterpriseDB
8 2 (0.69%) Lotus
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago