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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 19 1 9
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +8
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 161 204 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 12.15% 28.37% 13.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.21% 35.66% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 145 26
Median daily rate £405 £430 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.81% +37.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £308 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £580 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £34.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +11.11%
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
1133 572 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 85.51% 79.55% 75.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 772 377 197
Median daily rate £321 £410 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.70% +13.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 28 8
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £10.23 £16.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £41.30 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -18 152 £425 -1.16% 40
Sunderland 0 6 £325 +13.04% 2
Agile Software Development
North East

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 141 (32.41%) Java
2 114 (26.21%) JavaScript
3 87 (20.00%) Scrum
4 85 (19.54%) Analytical Skills
5 84 (19.31%) TDD
6 74 (17.01%) HTML
6 74 (17.01%) CSS
7 65 (14.94%) User Experience
8 64 (14.71%) Security Cleared
9 61 (14.02%) Continuous Integration
9 61 (14.02%) Open Source
10 59 (13.56%) BDD
10 59 (13.56%) Finance
11 50 (11.49%) Oracle
12 49 (11.26%) C#
12 49 (11.26%) Git (software)
13 47 (10.80%) Project Management
14 46 (10.57%) Linux
15 45 (10.34%) Test Scripting
16 44 (10.11%) Web Services
17 43 (9.89%) SC Cleared
18 42 (9.66%) Python
18 42 (9.66%) DevOps
19 41 (9.43%) User Stories
20 39 (8.97%) Mentoring
20 39 (8.97%) BPSS Clearance
21 37 (8.51%) Prototyping
21 37 (8.51%) Node.js
21 37 (8.51%) Web Development
21 37 (8.51%) Degree

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 26 (5.98%) JBoss
2 17 (3.91%) WebLogic
2 17 (3.91%) WebSphere
3 16 (3.68%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (2.76%) Confluence
5 8 (1.84%) Apache
5 8 (1.84%) ArcGIS
5 8 (1.84%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (0.92%) CMS
7 4 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.92%) FileNet
7 4 (0.92%) nginx
8 3 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.69%) IIS
8 3 (0.69%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.69%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.46%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.46%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (1.38%) MS Office
2 1 (0.23%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.23%) MS Project
2 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (2.99%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 10 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.91%) IaaS
2 14 (3.22%) PaaS
2 14 (3.22%) SaaS
3 9 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.15%) GitHub
6 3 (0.69%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.23%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.37%) Internet
2 14 (3.22%) Network Security
3 8 (1.84%) HTTP
3 8 (1.84%) LDAP
3 8 (1.84%) SSL
4 7 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (0.92%) Intranet
6 2 (0.46%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.23%) DHCP
7 1 (0.23%) DNS
7 1 (0.23%) FTP
7 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.23%) IPsec
7 1 (0.23%) PBX
7 1 (0.23%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.36%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.29%) Relational Database
3 16 (3.68%) MongoDB
4 15 (3.45%) RDBMS
5 9 (2.07%) Big Data
6 8 (1.84%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (1.84%) GIS
7 7 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.61%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (0.92%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.92%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.69%) MySQL
12 2 (0.46%) Amazon Redshift
13 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 49 (11.26%) Git (software)
2 26 (5.98%) Jenkins
3 23 (5.29%) Subversion
4 22 (5.06%) Cucumber
5 18 (4.14%) JIRA
6 16 (3.68%) Selenium
7 13 (2.99%) GitLab
7 13 (2.99%) Protractor
8 10 (2.30%) gulp
8 10 (2.30%) Maven
8 10 (2.30%) StarTeam
8 10 (2.30%) WebDriver
9 7 (1.61%) JUnit
9 7 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (1.38%) Grunt
10 6 (1.38%) Mercurial
10 6 (1.38%) webpack
11 4 (0.92%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.69%) Bower
12 3 (0.69%) Eclipse
General
1 59 (13.56%) Finance
2 14 (3.22%) Manufacturing
3 10 (2.30%) Legal
4 9 (2.07%) Law
5 7 (1.61%) Marketing
5 7 (1.61%) Retail
6 4 (0.92%) Publishing
7 3 (0.69%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.46%) Games
9 1 (0.23%) Banking
9 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 137 (31.49%) Developer
2 66 (15.17%) Java Developer
3 54 (12.41%) Analyst
4 36 (8.28%) User Researcher
5 32 (7.36%) Business Analyst
6 31 (7.13%) Digital User Researcher
7 30 (6.90%) Architect
8 25 (5.75%) Designer
9 19 (4.37%) Software Engineer
10 18 (4.14%) Project Manager
10 18 (4.14%) UX Designer
11 17 (3.91%) Scrum Master
12 16 (3.68%) DevOps Engineer
13 15 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
13 15 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
13 15 (3.45%) Scala Developer
14 14 (3.22%) Agile Developer
14 14 (3.22%) Cloud Engineer
14 14 (3.22%) Tester
15 13 (2.99%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (17.01%) CSS
1 74 (17.01%) HTML
2 44 (10.11%) Web Services
3 37 (8.51%) .NET
3 37 (8.51%) Node.js
4 34 (7.82%) AngularJS
5 33 (7.59%) HTML5
6 25 (5.75%) JSON
7 22 (5.06%) CSS3
7 22 (5.06%) RESTful
7 22 (5.06%) Spring
8 19 (4.37%) jQuery
9 18 (4.14%) XML
10 16 (3.68%) Express
11 15 (3.45%) ASP.NET
11 15 (3.45%) REST
11 15 (3.45%) SOAP
12 14 (3.22%) J2EE
12 14 (3.22%) Software Packaging
13 13 (2.99%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 85 (19.54%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (14.94%) User Experience
3 30 (6.90%) Psychology
4 24 (5.52%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (1.84%) Mainframe
7 7 (1.61%) DataPower
7 7 (1.61%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.15%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.15%) Private Cloud
9 4 (0.92%) CESG
9 4 (0.92%) Economics
9 4 (0.92%) NHS
10 3 (0.69%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.46%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.46%) iPad
11 2 (0.46%) iPhone
11 2 (0.46%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.46%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 46 (10.57%) Linux
2 34 (7.82%) Unix
3 24 (5.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (3.68%) AIX
5 13 (2.99%) Windows
6 6 (1.38%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.92%) VME
8 2 (0.46%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.46%) CentOS
9 1 (0.23%) Solaris
9 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (20.00%) Scrum
2 84 (19.31%) TDD
3 61 (14.02%) Continuous Integration
3 61 (14.02%) Open Source
4 59 (13.56%) BDD
5 47 (10.80%) Project Management
6 45 (10.34%) Test Scripting
7 42 (9.66%) DevOps
8 41 (9.43%) User Stories
9 39 (8.97%) Mentoring
10 37 (8.51%) Prototyping
10 37 (8.51%) Web Development
11 36 (8.28%) ITIL
11 36 (8.28%) Software Engineering
12 34 (7.82%) Configuration Management
12 34 (7.82%) Microservices
12 34 (7.82%) OO
13 33 (7.59%) MVC
14 32 (7.36%) Data Management
15 31 (7.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 141 (32.41%) Java
2 114 (26.21%) JavaScript
3 49 (11.26%) C#
4 42 (9.66%) Python
5 29 (6.67%) C++
6 28 (6.44%) SQL
7 18 (4.14%) Scala
8 17 (3.91%) Ruby
9 15 (3.45%) Perl
10 14 (3.22%) C
11 12 (2.76%) VB
12 10 (2.30%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.84%) COBOL
13 8 (1.84%) PHP
13 8 (1.84%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.38%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.15%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.15%) Clojure
15 5 (1.15%) Groovy
15 5 (1.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 64 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 43 (9.89%) SC Cleared
3 39 (8.97%) BPSS Clearance
4 37 (8.51%) Degree
5 10 (2.30%) Oracle Certification
6 8 (1.84%) ISEB
6 8 (1.84%) OCA
6 8 (1.84%) OCAJ
6 8 (1.84%) OCP
7 7 (1.61%) BC Cleared
8 5 (1.15%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.15%) ISTQB
8 5 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.92%) PMP
10 2 (0.46%) CISSP
11 1 (0.23%) CESG Certified Professional
11 1 (0.23%) CLAS
11 1 (0.23%) CREST Certified
11 1 (0.23%) HND
11 1 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 14 (3.22%) QA
3 6 (1.38%) WCAG
4 5 (1.15%) SLA
5 4 (0.92%) WAI
6 2 (0.46%) GPG13
7 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (1.38%) Docker
1 6 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.69%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.46%) KVM
6 1 (0.23%) LXC
6 1 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (7.13%) Puppet
2 29 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.15%) Ansible
5 4 (0.92%) Kibana
6 2 (0.46%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (0.46%) logstash
6 2 (0.46%) Salt
7 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.23%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 50 (11.49%) Oracle
2 24 (5.52%) HP
3 22 (5.06%) Microsoft
3 22 (5.06%) Red Hat
4 20 (4.60%) Axway
4 20 (4.60%) Informatica
5 16 (3.68%) IBM
5 16 (3.68%) Siebel
6 10 (2.30%) Tableau
7 9 (2.07%) Perforce
8 7 (1.61%) Sun
9 5 (1.15%) SaltStack
9 5 (1.15%) VMware
10 4 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.69%) Google
11 3 (0.69%) ServiceNow
11 3 (0.69%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.46%) Fujitsu
12 2 (0.46%) Micro Focus
12 2 (0.46%) Sitecore
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Stream Recruitment
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wallsend
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Rate: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago