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 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 292 239 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 26.79% 32.74% 26.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.67% 39.57% 31.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 177 120
Median daily rate £400 £415 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £652 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £43.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +21.52%
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
922 604 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 84.59% 82.74% 82.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 399 349
Median daily rate £400 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 12
Median hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +19.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.56 £16.43 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £47.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -1 284 £400 -5.88% 26
Tyneside - 7 £508 -
Gateshead - 2 - -
Sunderland -6 1 £325 +30.00% 3
Agile Software Development
North East

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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.

1 156 (30.47%) Scrum
2 144 (28.13%) Java
3 126 (24.61%) TDD
4 116 (22.66%) CSS
5 108 (21.09%) Analytical Skills
6 104 (20.31%) DevOps
7 99 (19.34%) Linux
8 97 (18.95%) JavaScript
9 89 (17.38%) HTML
10 87 (16.99%) Open Source
11 85 (16.60%) BDD
12 82 (16.02%) ITIL
13 81 (15.82%) Git (software)
14 78 (15.23%) Continuous Integration
14 78 (15.23%) C#
15 70 (13.67%) Test Scripting
16 69 (13.48%) AngularJS
17 68 (13.28%) Jenkins
18 67 (13.09%) Data Management
19 66 (12.89%) User Stories
20 64 (12.50%) Node.js
21 63 (12.30%) Software Engineering
21 63 (12.30%) QA
21 63 (12.30%) .NET
22 62 (12.11%) PRINCE2
23 61 (11.91%) Unix
24 59 (11.52%) Security Cleared
25 58 (11.33%) OO
25 58 (11.33%) Microsoft
26 57 (11.13%) Finance

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 32 (6.25%) Confluence
1 32 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 28 (5.47%) JBoss
3 23 (4.49%) WebLogic
4 18 (3.52%) WebSphere Application Server
5 14 (2.73%) CMS
5 14 (2.73%) SAS
5 14 (2.73%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.95%) nginx
7 9 (1.76%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (1.37%) FileNet
8 7 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
8 7 (1.37%) Tuxedo
9 6 (1.17%) IIS
9 6 (1.17%) PowerExchange
10 5 (0.98%) OpenStack
10 5 (0.98%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.78%) OpenROAD
11 4 (0.78%) Oracle Application Server
11 4 (0.78%) WildFly
Applications
1 28 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.59%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.39%) InDesign
4 2 (0.39%) MS Office
4 2 (0.39%) MS Project
5 1 (0.20%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (3.52%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (0.78%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (9.18%) SaaS
2 40 (7.81%) IaaS
2 40 (7.81%) PaaS
3 9 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.17%) GitHub
4 6 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.98%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.59%) Force.com
6 3 (0.59%) HP Helion
7 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.39%) DigitalOcean
7 2 (0.39%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.39%) Linode
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.20%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.10%) Internet
2 13 (2.54%) SSL
3 12 (2.34%) LDAP
4 7 (1.37%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (1.37%) Network Security
4 7 (1.37%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.17%) HTTP
6 4 (0.78%) DHCP
6 4 (0.78%) DNS
7 3 (0.59%) SNMP
8 2 (0.39%) Intranet
9 1 (0.20%) FTP
9 1 (0.20%) IPsec
9 1 (0.20%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.20%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (6.84%) MongoDB
1 35 (6.84%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.71%) NoSQL
3 17 (3.32%) MySQL
3 17 (3.32%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 15 (2.93%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (2.34%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (1.76%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.17%) PowerCenter
9 6 (1.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 5 (0.98%) Big Data
10 5 (0.98%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 4 (0.78%) DB2
11 4 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (0.59%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 81 (15.82%) Git (software)
2 68 (13.28%) Jenkins
3 52 (10.16%) Selenium
4 48 (9.38%) JIRA
5 41 (8.01%) Cucumber
6 40 (7.81%) Protractor
7 31 (6.05%) GitLab
7 31 (6.05%) WebDriver
7 31 (6.05%) webpack
8 27 (5.27%) Subversion
9 25 (4.88%) JUnit
10 20 (3.91%) RSpec
11 12 (2.34%) Eclipse
12 11 (2.15%) Maven
13 10 (1.95%) NetBeans
14 9 (1.76%) GCC
14 9 (1.76%) GDB
14 9 (1.76%) IntelliJ
14 9 (1.76%) Jasmine
15 7 (1.37%) LoadRunner
General
1 57 (11.13%) Finance
2 18 (3.52%) Games
3 14 (2.73%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.34%) Retail
5 5 (0.98%) Marketing
6 4 (0.78%) Legal
6 4 (0.78%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.39%) Advertising
7 2 (0.39%) Electronics
7 2 (0.39%) Law
7 2 (0.39%) Publishing
8 1 (0.20%) Banking
Job Titles
1 181 (35.35%) Developer
2 52 (10.16%) Architect
3 51 (9.96%) Analyst
4 38 (7.42%) Java Developer
5 31 (6.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 28 (5.47%) DevOps Engineer
7 27 (5.27%) .NET Developer
7 27 (5.27%) Business Analyst
7 27 (5.27%) JavaScript Developer
8 26 (5.08%) Sitecore Developer
9 24 (4.69%) Test Engineer
10 22 (4.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 21 (4.10%) Digital Architect
11 21 (4.10%) Scala Developer
11 21 (4.10%) Tester
12 20 (3.91%) QA Engineer
12 20 (3.91%) QA Test Engineer
13 18 (3.52%) Designer
14 17 (3.32%) Quality Engineer
14 17 (3.32%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (22.66%) CSS
2 89 (17.38%) HTML
3 69 (13.48%) AngularJS
4 64 (12.50%) Node.js
5 63 (12.30%) .NET
6 53 (10.35%) JSON
7 44 (8.59%) Web Services
8 42 (8.20%) XML
9 34 (6.64%) RESTful
10 33 (6.45%) Express
11 32 (6.25%) EJS
12 31 (6.05%) HTML5
13 30 (5.86%) ASP.NET
13 30 (5.86%) CSS3
14 28 (5.47%) jQuery
14 28 (5.47%) REST
15 22 (4.30%) Software Packaging
16 20 (3.91%) Spring
17 18 (3.52%) WebSphere MQ
18 17 (3.32%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 108 (21.09%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (9.57%) User Experience
3 20 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (2.73%) Management Information System
5 13 (2.54%) Mobile App
6 12 (2.34%) NHS
7 11 (2.15%) Client/Server
7 11 (2.15%) Psychology
8 10 (1.95%) Mainframe
9 9 (1.76%) CMDB
10 7 (1.37%) DataPower
10 7 (1.37%) Private Cloud
10 7 (1.37%) Tandem
11 3 (0.59%) CESG
11 3 (0.59%) CESG CLAS
11 3 (0.59%) Clustering
11 3 (0.59%) PKI
11 3 (0.59%) PMI
11 3 (0.59%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 99 (19.34%) Linux
2 61 (11.91%) Unix
3 52 (10.16%) AIX
4 50 (9.77%) Windows
5 34 (6.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (4.10%) Solaris
7 16 (3.13%) HPUX
8 15 (2.93%) Windows XP
9 13 (2.54%) Windows 2000
10 9 (1.76%) Windows Server
11 7 (1.37%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.98%) MVS
13 4 (0.78%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.78%) zOS
14 3 (0.59%) CentOS
14 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.39%) Android
15 2 (0.39%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.20%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (30.47%) Scrum
2 126 (24.61%) TDD
3 104 (20.31%) DevOps
4 87 (16.99%) Open Source
5 85 (16.60%) BDD
6 82 (16.02%) ITIL
7 78 (15.23%) Continuous Integration
8 70 (13.67%) Test Scripting
9 67 (13.09%) Data Management
10 66 (12.89%) User Stories
11 63 (12.30%) Software Engineering
12 62 (12.11%) PRINCE2
13 58 (11.33%) OO
14 55 (10.74%) MVC
15 51 (9.96%) Change Management
15 51 (9.96%) Waterfall
16 48 (9.38%) Configuration Management
17 47 (9.18%) Microservices
18 45 (8.79%) Problem Management
19 42 (8.20%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 144 (28.13%) Java
2 97 (18.95%) JavaScript
3 78 (15.23%) C#
4 57 (11.13%) Scala
5 53 (10.35%) SQL
6 29 (5.66%) Ruby
7 27 (5.27%) C++
8 24 (4.69%) Python
9 23 (4.49%) C
10 21 (4.10%) Perl
11 15 (2.93%) PowerShell
12 12 (2.34%) Groovy
12 12 (2.34%) VB
13 7 (1.37%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.37%) VB6
14 6 (1.17%) PHP
15 5 (0.98%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.59%) Apex Code
16 3 (0.59%) Jython
16 3 (0.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (11.52%) Security Cleared
2 37 (7.23%) SC Cleared
3 34 (6.64%) BPSS Clearance
4 25 (4.88%) Degree
5 9 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (1.56%) ISEB
6 8 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.98%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.59%) CISSP
8 3 (0.59%) CLAS
8 3 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.59%) MCSA
8 3 (0.59%) MCSE
8 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.59%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.59%) PMP
8 3 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.20%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.20%) CISM
9 1 (0.20%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (12.30%) QA
2 26 (5.08%) Disclosure Scotland
3 22 (4.30%) WCAG
4 12 (2.34%) SLA
5 5 (0.98%) WAI
6 4 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.20%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (1.95%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.56%) Docker
2 8 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.17%) KVM
4 3 (0.59%) LXC
4 3 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.59%) vSphere
4 3 (0.59%) Xen
5 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.39%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 44 (8.59%) Puppet
2 40 (7.81%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (2.15%) Ansible
4 6 (1.17%) ZABBIX
5 4 (0.78%) Zenoss
6 3 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.59%) Nagios
6 3 (0.59%) OpenNMS
7 2 (0.39%) Cisco IPCC
7 2 (0.39%) Kibana
7 2 (0.39%) logstash
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.39%) Salt
8 1 (0.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 58 (11.33%) Microsoft
2 48 (9.38%) Oracle
3 34 (6.64%) HP
3 34 (6.64%) Red Hat
4 30 (5.86%) Sitecore
5 29 (5.66%) Informatica
6 28 (5.47%) IBM
7 19 (3.71%) Siebel
8 18 (3.52%) Atlassian
8 18 (3.52%) Axway
9 12 (2.34%) Sun
10 9 (1.76%) Remedy
10 9 (1.76%) ServiceNow
10 9 (1.76%) VMware
11 8 (1.56%) SaltStack
12 7 (1.37%) Google
13 5 (0.98%) Perforce
13 5 (0.98%) TIBCO
13 5 (0.98%) Xamarin
14 4 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
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