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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 282 291 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 23.50% 33.92% 25.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.38% 40.30% 30.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 225 95
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.65 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+6.62% +10.34%
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
1030 722 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 85.83% 84.15% 82.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 752 504 285
Median daily rate £400 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 20 24
Median hourly rate £32.50 £19.75 £21.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.55% -9.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.65 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £43.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -3 273 £438 -2.77% 31
Sunderland +2 4 £325 +13.04% 2
Gateshead - 2 - - 3
Agile Software Development
North East

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 154 (32.56%) Java
2 127 (26.85%) TDD
3 115 (24.31%) JavaScript
4 113 (23.89%) Scrum
5 104 (21.99%) Continuous Integration
6 97 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
7 96 (20.30%) CSS
8 94 (19.87%) BDD
9 86 (18.18%) Git (software)
10 83 (17.55%) Node.js
11 79 (16.70%) Linux
12 76 (16.07%) Software Engineering
12 76 (16.07%) AngularJS
13 74 (15.64%) DevOps
13 74 (15.64%) ITIL
14 70 (14.80%) Data Management
15 69 (14.59%) HTML
16 68 (14.38%) Open Source
17 66 (13.95%) Security Cleared
17 66 (13.95%) Microservices
18 63 (13.32%) Test Scripting
19 61 (12.90%) C#
20 59 (12.47%) Jenkins
21 53 (11.21%) QA
22 49 (10.36%) Unit Testing
23 48 (10.15%) SQL
23 48 (10.15%) User Stories
24 47 (9.94%) Finance
25 46 (9.73%) OO
25 46 (9.73%) Waterfall

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 28 (5.92%) JBoss
2 24 (5.07%) Confluence
3 19 (4.02%) WebSphere
4 17 (3.59%) WebLogic
4 17 (3.59%) WebSphere Application Server
5 15 (3.17%) Tomcat
6 12 (2.54%) nginx
7 10 (2.11%) Apache
7 10 (2.11%) SAS
8 8 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
9 6 (1.27%) IIS
10 5 (1.06%) FileNet
10 5 (1.06%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.85%) OpenROAD
12 3 (0.63%) CMS
12 3 (0.63%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.42%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.42%) Jetty
Applications
1 7 (1.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.63%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.42%) InDesign
3 2 (0.42%) MS Office
3 2 (0.42%) MS Project
4 1 (0.21%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (3.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 7 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (6.77%) SaaS
2 31 (6.55%) IaaS
3 28 (5.92%) PaaS
4 12 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (1.48%) GitHub
7 3 (0.63%) HP Helion
7 3 (0.63%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.42%) DigitalOcean
8 2 (0.42%) Force.com
8 2 (0.42%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.42%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.42%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.77%) Internet
2 15 (3.17%) Network Security
3 10 (2.11%) SSL
4 9 (1.90%) HTTP
4 9 (1.90%) LDAP
5 8 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (1.69%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.06%) DHCP
6 5 (1.06%) DNS
7 3 (0.63%) SNMP
8 2 (0.42%) FTP
8 2 (0.42%) IPsec
9 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.21%) PBX
9 1 (0.21%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.21%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.21%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.55%) MongoDB
2 29 (6.13%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 11 (2.33%) Oracle Database
5 10 (2.11%) MySQL
6 9 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (1.48%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.27%) Big Data
9 6 (1.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 6 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.06%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 3 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.63%) OLAP
11 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.42%) IBM InfoSphere
12 2 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 86 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 59 (12.47%) Jenkins
3 45 (9.51%) Protractor
4 44 (9.30%) JIRA
5 41 (8.67%) Cucumber
6 40 (8.46%) Selenium
7 37 (7.82%) GitLab
8 32 (6.77%) Subversion
9 31 (6.55%) webpack
10 22 (4.65%) WebDriver
11 14 (2.96%) Maven
12 12 (2.54%) Eclipse
12 12 (2.54%) JUnit
13 10 (2.11%) NetBeans
13 10 (2.11%) RSpec
14 9 (1.90%) GCC
14 9 (1.90%) GDB
14 9 (1.90%) IntelliJ
14 9 (1.90%) StarTeam
15 8 (1.69%) Jasmine
General
1 47 (9.94%) Finance
2 14 (2.96%) Manufacturing
3 12 (2.54%) Retail
4 8 (1.69%) Games
5 6 (1.27%) Law
6 5 (1.06%) Marketing
7 4 (0.85%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.42%) Electronics
8 2 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 173 (36.58%) Developer
2 56 (11.84%) Java Developer
3 52 (10.99%) Analyst
4 48 (10.15%) Architect
5 33 (6.98%) JavaScript Developer
6 30 (6.34%) Business Analyst
6 30 (6.34%) Software Engineer
7 24 (5.07%) Node.js Developer
8 22 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
9 21 (4.44%) User Researcher
10 20 (4.23%) Scala Developer
10 20 (4.23%) Software Developer
11 19 (4.02%) Tester
12 18 (3.81%) Java Scala Developer
13 17 (3.59%) Lead Developer
14 16 (3.38%) Digital Architect
14 16 (3.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 15 (3.17%) Digital User Researcher
16 14 (2.96%) Agile Developer
16 14 (2.96%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (20.30%) CSS
2 83 (17.55%) Node.js
3 76 (16.07%) AngularJS
4 69 (14.59%) HTML
5 44 (9.30%) .NET
6 42 (8.88%) JSON
6 42 (8.88%) Web Services
7 40 (8.46%) XML
8 39 (8.25%) Express
9 38 (8.03%) EJS
10 28 (5.92%) jQuery
11 27 (5.71%) HTML5
12 24 (5.07%) CSS3
12 24 (5.07%) RESTful
13 23 (4.86%) Spring
14 20 (4.23%) REST
15 18 (3.81%) SOAP
16 17 (3.59%) Software Packaging
17 16 (3.38%) WebSphere MQ
18 13 (2.75%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 97 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.77%) User Experience
3 20 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (2.96%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.96%) Psychology
5 13 (2.75%) Mainframe
6 11 (2.33%) Client/Server
7 8 (1.69%) CMDB
7 8 (1.69%) DataPower
8 7 (1.48%) Digital Media
9 6 (1.27%) NHS
9 6 (1.27%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.06%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.85%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.63%) CESG
12 3 (0.63%) Clustering
12 3 (0.63%) PKI
12 3 (0.63%) PMI
13 2 (0.42%) iPhone
13 2 (0.42%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 79 (16.70%) Linux
2 43 (9.09%) Unix
3 28 (5.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (5.71%) Windows
5 24 (5.07%) AIX
6 16 (3.38%) Solaris
7 9 (1.90%) HPUX
8 6 (1.27%) Windows Server
9 5 (1.06%) CentOS
9 5 (1.06%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.42%) VME
12 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (26.85%) TDD
2 113 (23.89%) Scrum
3 104 (21.99%) Continuous Integration
4 94 (19.87%) BDD
5 76 (16.07%) Software Engineering
6 74 (15.64%) DevOps
6 74 (15.64%) ITIL
7 70 (14.80%) Data Management
8 68 (14.38%) Open Source
9 66 (13.95%) Microservices
10 63 (13.32%) Test Scripting
11 49 (10.36%) Unit Testing
12 48 (10.15%) User Stories
13 46 (9.73%) OO
13 46 (9.73%) Waterfall
14 44 (9.30%) Configuration Management
15 43 (9.09%) PRINCE2
16 39 (8.25%) MVC
17 37 (7.82%) Change Management
18 36 (7.61%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 154 (32.56%) Java
2 115 (24.31%) JavaScript
3 61 (12.90%) C#
4 48 (10.15%) SQL
5 37 (7.82%) C++
6 34 (7.19%) Python
7 31 (6.55%) Scala
8 24 (5.07%) C
9 21 (4.44%) Ruby
10 17 (3.59%) VB
11 16 (3.38%) Perl
12 11 (2.33%) PHP
13 8 (1.69%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.48%) Groovy
14 7 (1.48%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.48%) VB6
15 5 (1.06%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.06%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.85%) Clojure
17 3 (0.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (13.95%) Security Cleared
2 44 (9.30%) SC Cleared
3 33 (6.98%) BPSS Clearance
4 27 (5.71%) Degree
5 9 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.48%) ISEB
8 4 (0.85%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.63%) CISSP
9 3 (0.63%) MCSA
9 3 (0.63%) MCSE
9 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.63%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.63%) PMP
9 3 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.42%) CLAS
11 1 (0.21%) CESG Certified Professional
11 1 (0.21%) CREST Certified
11 1 (0.21%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (11.21%) QA
2 29 (6.13%) Disclosure Scotland
3 12 (2.54%) WCAG
4 11 (2.33%) SLA
5 5 (1.06%) WAI
6 3 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.27%) Docker
4 4 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.85%) Xen
5 3 (0.63%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.63%) vSphere
6 2 (0.42%) KVM
6 2 (0.42%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.21%) LXC
7 1 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 45 (9.51%) Puppet
2 39 (8.25%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (2.54%) Ansible
4 6 (1.27%) ZABBIX
5 4 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.85%) Zenoss
6 3 (0.63%) Nagios
6 3 (0.63%) OpenNMS
7 2 (0.42%) Cisco IPCC
7 2 (0.42%) Kibana
7 2 (0.42%) logstash
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.42%) Salt
8 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 44 (9.30%) Oracle
2 29 (6.13%) HP
3 26 (5.50%) Microsoft
4 23 (4.86%) Red Hat
5 21 (4.44%) Informatica
6 20 (4.23%) Axway
6 20 (4.23%) IBM
7 18 (3.81%) Siebel
8 12 (2.54%) SaltStack
9 11 (2.33%) VMware
10 8 (1.69%) Perforce
10 8 (1.69%) Remedy
10 8 (1.69%) Sun
11 7 (1.48%) Google
11 7 (1.48%) ServiceNow
12 6 (1.27%) Atlassian
12 6 (1.27%) Sitecore
13 5 (1.06%) Xamarin
14 3 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
15 2 (0.42%) Adobe
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