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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 281 295 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 35.75% 43.07% 22.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.14% 50.34% 29.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 200 72
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 £303 £325 £300
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 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +21.62%

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
700 586 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 89.06% 85.55% 76.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 380 233
Median daily rate £375 £410 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% -0.60%
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 21 8
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £10.50 £20.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £47.50 £33.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 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 21 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne 0 276 £400 -5.88% 34
Tyneside - 7 £508 -
Sunderland -8 1 £325 +30.00% 2
Jarrow - 1 - -
Agile Software Development
North East

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 181 (30.17%) Scrum
2 155 (25.83%) Java
3 153 (25.50%) TDD
4 135 (22.50%) DevOps
5 133 (22.17%) Linux
6 123 (20.50%) CSS
7 121 (20.17%) Analytical Skills
8 118 (19.67%) Open Source
9 103 (17.17%) HTML
10 97 (16.17%) ITIL
11 92 (15.33%) JavaScript
11 92 (15.33%) BDD
12 89 (14.83%) C#
13 85 (14.17%) PRINCE2
14 84 (14.00%) Unix
15 83 (13.83%) Data Management
15 83 (13.83%) Jenkins
16 79 (13.17%) Scala
17 78 (13.00%) User Stories
18 77 (12.83%) .NET
18 77 (12.83%) Microsoft
19 75 (12.50%) Git (software)
20 73 (12.17%) QA
21 72 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
22 71 (11.83%) Selenium
22 71 (11.83%) Windows
23 70 (11.67%) Change Management
24 69 (11.50%) Test Scripting
25 67 (11.17%) SaaS
26 66 (11.00%) JSON

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 41 (6.83%) Confluence
2 35 (5.83%) WebSphere
3 26 (4.33%) JBoss
4 25 (4.17%) WebLogic
5 19 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
6 15 (2.50%) CMS
7 14 (2.33%) SAS
7 14 (2.33%) Tomcat
8 10 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (1.50%) nginx
10 7 (1.17%) FileNet
10 7 (1.17%) Oracle Workflow
10 7 (1.17%) Tuxedo
11 6 (1.00%) Oracle Application Server
11 6 (1.00%) PowerExchange
12 5 (0.83%) IIS
12 5 (0.83%) SharePoint
13 4 (0.67%) OpenROAD
13 4 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 44 (7.33%) MS Excel
2 32 (5.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.33%) InDesign
3 2 (0.33%) MS Project
3 2 (0.33%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (3.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.67%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 67 (11.17%) SaaS
2 60 (10.00%) IaaS
2 60 (10.00%) PaaS
3 12 (2.00%) GitHub
4 7 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.83%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.50%) Force.com
6 3 (0.50%) HP Helion
7 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.33%) DigitalOcean
7 2 (0.33%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.33%) 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 (4.00%) LDAP
2 20 (3.33%) Internet
3 13 (2.17%) SSL
4 12 (2.00%) HTTP
5 7 (1.17%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (1.17%) Network Security
6 6 (1.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.67%) DHCP
7 4 (0.67%) DNS
8 3 (0.50%) SNMP
9 2 (0.33%) 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 57 (9.50%) MongoDB
2 44 (7.33%) SQL Server
3 29 (4.83%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 22 (3.67%) MySQL
5 22 (3.67%) NoSQL
6 19 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (2.67%) DB2
7 16 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
8 14 (2.33%) Relational Database
9 13 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (1.00%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (1.00%) PowerCenter
13 6 (1.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 5 (0.83%) Ingres
14 5 (0.83%) SAS Enterprise Miner
15 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 83 (13.83%) Jenkins
2 75 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 71 (11.83%) Selenium
4 58 (9.67%) Cucumber
5 55 (9.17%) JIRA
6 43 (7.17%) WebDriver
7 37 (6.17%) JUnit
8 34 (5.67%) Protractor
9 29 (4.83%) RSpec
10 26 (4.33%) webpack
11 25 (4.17%) GitLab
12 21 (3.50%) Subversion
13 13 (2.17%) LoadRunner
14 10 (1.67%) HP UFT
15 9 (1.50%) Eclipse
15 9 (1.50%) GCC
15 9 (1.50%) GDB
15 9 (1.50%) Jasmine
15 9 (1.50%) NetBeans
16 8 (1.33%) SoapUI
General
1 58 (9.67%) Finance
2 22 (3.67%) Games
3 14 (2.33%) Legal
4 9 (1.50%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.17%) Retail
6 6 (1.00%) Publishing
7 4 (0.67%) Marketing
8 3 (0.50%) Advertising
9 2 (0.33%) Electronics
9 2 (0.33%) Law
9 2 (0.33%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 190 (31.67%) Developer
2 56 (9.33%) Architect
3 49 (8.17%) Analyst
4 39 (6.50%) Java Developer
5 38 (6.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 31 (5.17%) DevOps Engineer
7 30 (5.00%) .NET Developer
7 30 (5.00%) Sitecore Developer
7 30 (5.00%) Tester
8 29 (4.83%) Test Engineer
9 28 (4.67%) JavaScript Developer
10 27 (4.50%) Designer
10 27 (4.50%) Digital Architect
11 25 (4.17%) QA Engineer
11 25 (4.17%) Scrum Master
12 24 (4.00%) QA Test Engineer
13 23 (3.83%) Business Analyst
14 22 (3.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 21 (3.50%) Operations Engineer
15 21 (3.50%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (20.50%) CSS
2 103 (17.17%) HTML
3 77 (12.83%) .NET
4 66 (11.00%) JSON
5 65 (10.83%) AngularJS
6 54 (9.00%) Node.js
7 42 (7.00%) ASP.NET
8 38 (6.33%) RESTful
8 38 (6.33%) Web Services
8 38 (6.33%) XML
9 37 (6.17%) REST
10 33 (5.50%) CSS3
10 33 (5.50%) HTML5
11 27 (4.50%) Express
12 26 (4.33%) EJS
12 26 (4.33%) Ruby on Rails
12 26 (4.33%) Software Packaging
12 26 (4.33%) Spring
13 25 (4.17%) jQuery
13 25 (4.17%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 121 (20.17%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (10.50%) User Experience
3 24 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 17 (2.83%) Mobile App
5 14 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (2.33%) NHS
5 14 (2.33%) Psychology
6 13 (2.17%) Mainframe
7 10 (1.67%) Smartphone
8 9 (1.50%) CMDB
9 8 (1.33%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.17%) DataPower
10 7 (1.17%) Private Cloud
10 7 (1.17%) Tandem
11 4 (0.67%) Social Media
12 3 (0.50%) Clustering
12 3 (0.50%) PKI
12 3 (0.50%) PMI
13 2 (0.33%) CESG
13 2 (0.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 133 (22.17%) Linux
2 84 (14.00%) Unix
3 71 (11.83%) Windows
4 64 (10.67%) AIX
5 36 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (3.50%) Solaris
7 16 (2.67%) HPUX
7 16 (2.67%) Windows XP
8 15 (2.50%) Windows 2000
9 12 (2.00%) Windows Server
10 10 (1.67%) MVS
11 7 (1.17%) Mac OS X
12 6 (1.00%) Windows 7
12 6 (1.00%) zOS
13 3 (0.50%) CentOS
13 3 (0.50%) VME
13 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.33%) Android
14 2 (0.33%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (30.17%) Scrum
2 153 (25.50%) TDD
3 135 (22.50%) DevOps
4 118 (19.67%) Open Source
5 97 (16.17%) ITIL
6 92 (15.33%) BDD
7 85 (14.17%) PRINCE2
8 83 (13.83%) Data Management
9 78 (13.00%) User Stories
10 72 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
11 70 (11.67%) Change Management
12 69 (11.50%) Test Scripting
13 65 (10.83%) Problem Management
14 63 (10.50%) MVC
14 63 (10.50%) Waterfall
15 60 (10.00%) Automated Testing
16 57 (9.50%) Configuration Management
17 56 (9.33%) OO
17 56 (9.33%) Project Management
17 56 (9.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 155 (25.83%) Java
2 92 (15.33%) JavaScript
3 89 (14.83%) C#
4 79 (13.17%) Scala
5 60 (10.00%) SQL
6 53 (8.83%) Ruby
7 35 (5.83%) Python
8 26 (4.33%) C
8 26 (4.33%) Perl
9 24 (4.00%) C++
10 18 (3.00%) PowerShell
11 12 (2.00%) Groovy
12 10 (1.67%) VB
13 8 (1.33%) VB6
14 6 (1.00%) PHP
14 6 (1.00%) T-SQL
15 5 (0.83%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.50%) Apex Code
16 3 (0.50%) Jython
17 2 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 59 (9.83%) Security Cleared
2 36 (6.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 32 (5.33%) SC Cleared
4 22 (3.67%) Degree
5 10 (1.67%) ISEB
6 9 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.67%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.50%) MCSA
9 3 (0.50%) MCSE
9 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.50%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.50%) PMP
9 3 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.33%) CISSP
10 2 (0.33%) CLAS
10 2 (0.33%) IBM Certification
10 2 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (12.17%) QA
2 32 (5.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 26 (4.33%) WCAG
4 20 (3.33%) SLA
5 5 (0.83%) WAI
6 3 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.17%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (1.67%) Active Directory
1 10 (1.67%) Docker
2 7 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.00%) KVM
4 4 (0.67%) LXC
5 3 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.50%) vSphere
5 3 (0.50%) Xen
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle Clusterware
6 2 (0.33%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 53 (8.83%) Puppet
2 44 (7.33%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (2.67%) Ansible
4 7 (1.17%) Terraform
5 6 (1.00%) ZABBIX
6 4 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.50%) Nagios
7 3 (0.50%) OpenNMS
7 3 (0.50%) Zenoss
8 2 (0.33%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.17%) Dollar Universe
9 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 77 (12.83%) Microsoft
2 61 (10.17%) Oracle
3 38 (6.33%) Red Hat
4 36 (6.00%) Sitecore
5 33 (5.50%) HP
6 31 (5.17%) IBM
7 27 (4.50%) Informatica
8 21 (3.50%) Atlassian
9 20 (3.33%) Siebel
10 19 (3.17%) Axway
11 12 (2.00%) Sun
12 9 (1.50%) Remedy
12 9 (1.50%) ServiceNow
13 7 (1.17%) CA
13 7 (1.17%) SaltStack
13 7 (1.17%) VMware
14 6 (1.00%) Google
14 6 (1.00%) TIBCO
15 5 (0.83%) Xamarin
16 3 (0.50%) CA Agile Central
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £600 per day 3 Month Rolling Contract
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle, County Down
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
Yoh
Rate: £30687.00 - £33597.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
Yoh
Rate: £41502 - £37911000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
Yoh
Rate: £34305 - £37563 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago