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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 306 303 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 42.62% 44.23% 18.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 47.08% 51.01% 24.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 198 53
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £307 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £44.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-5.02% +24.30%

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
650 594 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 90.53% 86.72% 74.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 391 192
Median daily rate £390 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.87% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 7 13
Median hourly rate £37.50 £13.84 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.95% -36.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.14 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £21.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 0 305 £400 -5.88% 34
Tyneside - 4 £508 -
Jarrow - 1 - -
Agile Software Development
North East

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 195 (31.00%) Scrum
2 156 (24.80%) Java
3 155 (24.64%) TDD
4 154 (24.48%) DevOps
5 148 (23.53%) Linux
6 142 (22.58%) Open Source
7 139 (22.10%) CSS
8 128 (20.35%) HTML
9 125 (19.87%) Analytical Skills
10 109 (17.33%) Scala
11 102 (16.22%) C#
12 101 (16.06%) Jenkins
13 97 (15.42%) Unix
14 95 (15.10%) JavaScript
15 94 (14.94%) Git (software)
16 93 (14.79%) ITIL
17 92 (14.63%) BDD
17 92 (14.63%) User Stories
18 90 (14.31%) Automated Testing
19 88 (13.99%) PRINCE2
19 88 (13.99%) .NET
20 87 (13.83%) Windows
21 84 (13.35%) Oracle
21 84 (13.35%) JIRA
22 82 (13.04%) Microsoft
23 79 (12.56%) Selenium
23 79 (12.56%) Data Management
24 78 (12.40%) Continuous Integration
25 76 (12.08%) JSON
25 76 (12.08%) Configuration Management

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 70 (11.13%) Confluence
2 44 (7.00%) WebLogic
3 35 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 25 (3.97%) JBoss
5 20 (3.18%) WebSphere Application Server
6 16 (2.54%) CMS
7 14 (2.23%) SAS
8 11 (1.75%) Tomcat
9 10 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
10 9 (1.43%) Tuxedo
11 8 (1.27%) nginx
12 7 (1.11%) FileNet
12 7 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
13 6 (0.95%) Oracle Application Server
13 6 (0.95%) PowerExchange
14 5 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (0.79%) SharePoint
15 4 (0.64%) IIS
15 4 (0.64%) OpenROAD
15 4 (0.64%) WildFly
Applications
1 46 (7.31%) MS Excel
2 34 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (3.18%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.64%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 64 (10.17%) SaaS
2 60 (9.54%) IaaS
2 60 (9.54%) PaaS
3 25 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (2.07%) Trello
6 10 (1.59%) GitHub
7 5 (0.79%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.48%) Force.com
8 3 (0.48%) HP Helion
9 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.82%) LDAP
2 22 (3.50%) HTTP
3 14 (2.23%) Internet
4 12 (1.91%) SSL
5 7 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (1.11%) Network Security
6 3 (0.48%) DHCP
6 3 (0.48%) DNS
6 3 (0.48%) SNMP
7 2 (0.32%) Intranet
8 1 (0.16%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.16%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (8.90%) MongoDB
2 44 (7.00%) SQL Server
3 30 (4.77%) BusinessObjects
4 28 (4.45%) Oracle Database
4 28 (4.45%) PostgreSQL
5 23 (3.66%) NoSQL
6 22 (3.50%) Relational Database
7 20 (3.18%) Apache Cassandra
7 20 (3.18%) MySQL
8 18 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
9 16 (2.54%) DB2
10 10 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (0.95%) PowerCenter
13 6 (0.95%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 5 (0.79%) Ingres
14 5 (0.79%) SAS Enterprise Miner
15 3 (0.48%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 101 (16.06%) Jenkins
2 94 (14.94%) Git (software)
3 84 (13.35%) JIRA
4 79 (12.56%) Selenium
5 63 (10.02%) Cucumber
6 46 (7.31%) JUnit
7 44 (7.00%) WebDriver
8 31 (4.93%) RSpec
9 27 (4.29%) GitLab
10 25 (3.97%) Subversion
11 21 (3.34%) Protractor
12 19 (3.02%) Sonatype Nexus
13 16 (2.54%) webpack
14 14 (2.23%) SoapUI
15 13 (2.07%) LoadRunner
16 10 (1.59%) Eclipse
17 9 (1.43%) HP UFT
17 9 (1.43%) NetBeans
18 8 (1.27%) IntelliJ
19 7 (1.11%) JMeter
General
1 52 (8.27%) Finance
2 20 (3.18%) Games
3 19 (3.02%) Legal
4 10 (1.59%) Publishing
5 5 (0.79%) Advertising
6 3 (0.48%) Retail
7 2 (0.32%) Banking
7 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.32%) Marketing
8 1 (0.16%) Law
8 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 197 (31.32%) Developer
2 53 (8.43%) Architect
3 47 (7.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 46 (7.31%) DevOps Engineer
5 44 (7.00%) Analyst
5 44 (7.00%) Tester
6 38 (6.04%) Designer
7 37 (5.88%) Java Developer
8 35 (5.56%) Sitecore Developer
9 33 (5.25%) Scrum Master
10 29 (4.61%) .NET Developer
11 28 (4.45%) Automation Tester
11 28 (4.45%) JavaScript Developer
11 28 (4.45%) Scala Developer
12 26 (4.13%) Digital Architect
12 26 (4.13%) Operations Engineer
13 24 (3.82%) Test Engineer
13 24 (3.82%) UX Designer
14 22 (3.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 22 (3.50%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (22.10%) CSS
2 128 (20.35%) HTML
3 88 (13.99%) .NET
4 76 (12.08%) JSON
5 58 (9.22%) RESTful
6 55 (8.74%) ASP.NET
7 53 (8.43%) AngularJS
8 49 (7.79%) REST
9 48 (7.63%) CSS3
9 48 (7.63%) HTML5
10 47 (7.47%) Spring
11 43 (6.84%) Software Packaging
12 42 (6.68%) Play Framework
13 40 (6.36%) Ruby on Rails
14 38 (6.04%) Node.js
15 36 (5.72%) Web Services
16 35 (5.56%) XML
17 34 (5.41%) Ajax
18 33 (5.25%) Django
19 32 (5.09%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 125 (19.87%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (11.61%) User Experience
3 25 (3.97%) Management Information System
4 23 (3.66%) Mobile App
5 16 (2.54%) Smartphone
6 14 (2.23%) NHS
7 13 (2.07%) Mainframe
8 9 (1.43%) CMDB
9 7 (1.11%) DataPower
9 7 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
9 7 (1.11%) Private Cloud
9 7 (1.11%) Social Media
9 7 (1.11%) Tandem
10 4 (0.64%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.48%) Clustering
11 3 (0.48%) PKI
12 2 (0.32%) CESG
12 2 (0.32%) CESG CLAS
12 2 (0.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 148 (23.53%) Linux
2 97 (15.42%) Unix
3 87 (13.83%) Windows
4 65 (10.33%) AIX
5 50 (7.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (3.97%) Windows Server
7 16 (2.54%) HPUX
7 16 (2.54%) Windows XP
8 15 (2.38%) Windows 2000
9 14 (2.23%) Solaris
10 10 (1.59%) MVS
11 7 (1.11%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.95%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.95%) zOS
13 5 (0.79%) VME
14 3 (0.48%) Android
14 3 (0.48%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (31.00%) Scrum
2 155 (24.64%) TDD
3 154 (24.48%) DevOps
4 142 (22.58%) Open Source
5 93 (14.79%) ITIL
6 92 (14.63%) BDD
6 92 (14.63%) User Stories
7 90 (14.31%) Automated Testing
8 88 (13.99%) PRINCE2
9 79 (12.56%) Data Management
10 78 (12.40%) Continuous Integration
11 76 (12.08%) Change Management
11 76 (12.08%) Configuration Management
12 72 (11.45%) MVC
13 70 (11.13%) Problem Management
14 65 (10.33%) Project Management
14 65 (10.33%) Test Automation
15 60 (9.54%) Waterfall
16 57 (9.06%) Software Engineering
16 57 (9.06%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 156 (24.80%) Java
2 109 (17.33%) Scala
3 102 (16.22%) C#
4 95 (15.10%) JavaScript
5 70 (11.13%) Ruby
6 49 (7.79%) SQL
7 39 (6.20%) Python
8 32 (5.09%) PowerShell
9 21 (3.34%) Groovy
9 21 (3.34%) Perl
10 16 (2.54%) C
11 12 (1.91%) C++
12 8 (1.27%) VB
12 8 (1.27%) VB6
13 7 (1.11%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.79%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.64%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.48%) Apex Code
16 3 (0.48%) COBOL
16 3 (0.48%) PHP
Qualifications
1 62 (9.86%) Security Cleared
2 37 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
2 37 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 24 (3.82%) Degree
4 9 (1.43%) ISEB
4 9 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.48%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.48%) MCSA
6 3 (0.48%) MCSE
6 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.32%) CISSP
7 2 (0.32%) CLAS
7 2 (0.32%) IBM Certification
7 2 (0.32%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.16%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (11.13%) QA
2 31 (4.93%) Disclosure Scotland
3 23 (3.66%) WCAG
4 19 (3.02%) SLA
5 5 (0.79%) WAI
6 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.16%) SDET
System Software
1 26 (4.13%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.75%) Docker
3 6 (0.95%) KVM
4 5 (0.79%) LXC
5 4 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.48%) vSphere
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Clusterware
8 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 44 (7.00%) Puppet
2 38 (6.04%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (3.82%) Ansible
4 17 (2.70%) Dollar Universe
5 7 (1.11%) Forum Sentry
5 7 (1.11%) Terraform
6 4 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.32%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.16%) SCCM
8 1 (0.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 84 (13.35%) Oracle
2 82 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 55 (8.74%) Red Hat
4 42 (6.68%) HP
5 41 (6.52%) Sitecore
6 40 (6.36%) Atlassian
7 31 (4.93%) Informatica
8 29 (4.61%) IBM
9 22 (3.50%) TIBCO
10 20 (3.18%) Axway
10 20 (3.18%) Siebel
11 13 (2.07%) Google
12 12 (1.91%) Sun
13 9 (1.43%) Remedy
13 9 (1.43%) ServiceNow
14 7 (1.11%) CA
15 5 (0.79%) Xamarin
16 4 (0.64%) VMware
17 3 (0.48%) CA Agile Central
17 3 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
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