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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 2 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 324 88 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 45.00% 22.74% 13.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 52.01% 31.10% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 62 25
Average daily rate £425 £445 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +60.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £266 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.40 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+23.62% +0.41%
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
623 283 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 86.53% 73.13% 76.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 186 142
Average daily rate £410 £422 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.81% +46.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 20
Average hourly rate £20.25 £21.82 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% -12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.30 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £34.30 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +1 308 £425 -5.55% 50
Sunderland - 6 £250 - 2
Wallsend - 1 £325 - 1
Agile Software Development
North East

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 175 (31.03%) Java
2 110 (19.50%) JavaScript
3 109 (19.33%) Scrum
4 106 (18.79%) Open Source
5 101 (17.91%) HTML
6 98 (17.38%) Finance
7 91 (16.13%) CSS
8 90 (15.96%) Linux
9 81 (14.36%) TDD
9 81 (14.36%) User Stories
10 80 (14.18%) .NET
11 76 (13.48%) Project Management
11 76 (13.48%) User Experience
12 69 (12.23%) Web Services
13 68 (12.06%) Analytical Skills
14 64 (11.35%) SQL Server
15 63 (11.17%) Security Cleared
16 62 (10.99%) Python
17 61 (10.82%) Oracle
18 60 (10.64%) Mentoring
19 56 (9.93%) Waterfall
20 55 (9.75%) C#
21 50 (8.87%) HTML5
22 49 (8.69%) Degree
23 48 (8.51%) Business Analysis
24 45 (7.98%) Analytics
25 44 (7.80%) Continuous Integration
25 44 (7.80%) Jenkins
26 43 (7.62%) SDLC
27 42 (7.45%) Test Scripting

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (4.43%) Apache
1 25 (4.43%) Confluence
1 25 (4.43%) Tomcat
2 22 (3.90%) Node.js
3 18 (3.19%) WebSphere
4 16 (2.84%) CMS
4 16 (2.84%) IIS
4 16 (2.84%) Jetty
4 16 (2.84%) nginx
4 16 (2.84%) WebLogic
5 11 (1.95%) Drupal
5 11 (1.95%) JBoss
5 11 (1.95%) SharePoint
6 5 (0.89%) ArcGIS
7 4 (0.71%) SAS
7 4 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle 10gAS
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle Spatial
8 2 (0.35%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 13 (2.30%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.18%) MS Project
3 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.18%) assyst
5 1 (0.18%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (2.48%) Google App Engine
3 14 (2.48%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (1.95%) GitHub
5 2 (0.35%) IaaS
5 2 (0.35%) PaaS
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.14%) FTP
2 28 (4.96%) HTTP
3 20 (3.55%) Internet
4 19 (3.37%) TCP/IP
5 18 (3.19%) SSL
6 16 (2.84%) DHCP
6 16 (2.84%) DNS
6 16 (2.84%) IPsec
7 13 (2.30%) 3G
7 13 (2.30%) 4G
7 13 (2.30%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (1.95%) SNMP
8 11 (1.95%) SSH
9 10 (1.77%) Intranet
10 1 (0.18%) LAN
10 1 (0.18%) MPLS
10 1 (0.18%) VoIP
10 1 (0.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (11.35%) SQL Server
2 38 (6.74%) Relational Database
3 31 (5.50%) MongoDB
4 25 (4.43%) NoSQL
5 22 (3.90%) RDBMS
6 16 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (2.84%) MySQL
7 12 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (1.77%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (1.42%) Big Data
11 7 (1.24%) Hadoop
12 6 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (0.89%) GIS
14 4 (0.71%) Apache Hive
14 4 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.71%) Pentaho
14 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (0.71%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 44 (7.80%) Jenkins
2 33 (5.85%) Selenium
3 32 (5.67%) JIRA
4 28 (4.96%) Cucumber
5 24 (4.26%) Git (software)
6 17 (3.01%) Subversion
7 15 (2.66%) CA Gen
7 15 (2.66%) HP UFT
8 11 (1.95%) JMeter
8 11 (1.95%) LoadRunner
9 10 (1.77%) JUnit
10 9 (1.60%) ERwin
10 9 (1.60%) Visual Studio
11 7 (1.24%) GitLab
11 7 (1.24%) WebDriver
12 6 (1.06%) RSpec
12 6 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (1.06%) Vagrant
13 4 (0.71%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.71%) eggPlant
General
1 98 (17.38%) Finance
2 28 (4.96%) Manufacturing
3 19 (3.37%) Marketing
4 13 (2.30%) Legal
5 11 (1.95%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.77%) Electronics
6 10 (1.77%) Publishing
7 5 (0.89%) Banking
7 5 (0.89%) Games
7 5 (0.89%) Law
8 3 (0.53%) Retail
9 2 (0.35%) German Language
9 2 (0.35%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 152 (26.95%) Developer
2 94 (16.67%) Analyst
3 84 (14.89%) Java Developer
4 77 (13.65%) Business Analyst
5 46 (8.16%) User Researcher
6 45 (7.98%) Architect
7 36 (6.38%) Digital Business Analyst
8 35 (6.21%) Digital Analyst
9 31 (5.50%) Designer
10 24 (4.26%) Agile Business Analyst
11 23 (4.08%) Technical Architect
12 21 (3.72%) Scrum Master
13 20 (3.55%) Digital Architect
14 19 (3.37%) UX Designer
15 18 (3.19%) Project Manager
16 17 (3.01%) Agile Coach
17 16 (2.84%) .NET Developer
17 16 (2.84%) Digital User Researcher
18 15 (2.66%) Delivery Manager
18 15 (2.66%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (17.91%) HTML
2 91 (16.13%) CSS
3 80 (14.18%) .NET
4 69 (12.23%) Web Services
5 50 (8.87%) HTML5
6 40 (7.09%) J2EE
6 40 (7.09%) Spring
7 33 (5.85%) jQuery
8 29 (5.14%) ASP.NET
8 29 (5.14%) XML
9 27 (4.79%) JSON
10 22 (3.90%) Java EE
10 22 (3.90%) REST
10 22 (3.90%) RESTful
11 20 (3.55%) Servlets
12 19 (3.37%) XHTML
13 17 (3.01%) Play Framework
14 16 (2.84%) AngularJS
15 15 (2.66%) CSS3
15 15 (2.66%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 76 (13.48%) User Experience
2 68 (12.06%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (5.14%) Psychology
4 26 (4.61%) Mobile App
5 19 (3.37%) Social Media
6 12 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.13%) PKI
7 11 (1.95%) Visualisation
8 7 (1.24%) CESG
9 6 (1.06%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.89%) Ontologies
10 5 (0.89%) Taxonomies
11 4 (0.71%) Blog
11 4 (0.71%) NHS
11 4 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.53%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.53%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.35%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.35%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.35%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 90 (15.96%) Linux
2 40 (7.09%) Unix
3 22 (3.90%) Windows
4 20 (3.55%) Mac OS X
5 14 (2.48%) Mac OS
6 12 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.06%) CentOS
7 6 (1.06%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.71%) Solaris
8 4 (0.71%) SUSE
9 2 (0.35%) AIX
9 2 (0.35%) Fedora
10 1 (0.18%) MVS
10 1 (0.18%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (19.33%) Scrum
2 106 (18.79%) Open Source
3 81 (14.36%) TDD
3 81 (14.36%) User Stories
4 76 (13.48%) Project Management
5 60 (10.64%) Mentoring
6 56 (9.93%) Waterfall
7 48 (8.51%) Business Analysis
8 45 (7.98%) Analytics
9 44 (7.80%) Continuous Integration
10 43 (7.62%) SDLC
11 42 (7.45%) BDD
11 42 (7.45%) Test Scripting
12 36 (6.38%) Configuration Management
13 35 (6.21%) Stakeholder Management
14 34 (6.03%) Market Research
15 33 (5.85%) Agile Project Management
15 33 (5.85%) MVC
15 33 (5.85%) Test Automation
16 31 (5.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 175 (31.03%) Java
2 110 (19.50%) JavaScript
3 62 (10.99%) Python
4 55 (9.75%) C#
5 40 (7.09%) Ruby
6 35 (6.21%) C++
7 31 (5.50%) Scala
8 30 (5.32%) SQL
9 19 (3.37%) VB
10 16 (2.84%) PHP
11 14 (2.48%) ActionScript
12 9 (1.60%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.42%) C
14 6 (1.06%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.06%) Perl
15 5 (0.89%) COBOL
16 4 (0.71%) Jython
16 4 (0.71%) PL/1
16 4 (0.71%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.71%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 63 (11.17%) Security Cleared
2 49 (8.69%) Degree
3 30 (5.32%) SC Cleared
4 29 (5.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 15 (2.66%) OCA
5 15 (2.66%) OCAJ
5 15 (2.66%) OCP
5 15 (2.66%) Oracle Certification
6 10 (1.77%) ISTQB
7 7 (1.24%) PMI Certification
7 7 (1.24%) PMP
8 6 (1.06%) BC Cleared
8 6 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.89%) ISEB
10 4 (0.71%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.71%) OCPJP
10 4 (0.71%) OCPJWCD
11 1 (0.18%) CIPD
11 1 (0.18%) MCTS
11 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (7.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 25 (4.43%) QA
3 8 (1.42%) WCAG
4 5 (0.89%) GPG13
4 5 (0.89%) WAI
5 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (2.84%) Xen
3 5 (0.89%) Docker
4 2 (0.35%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.35%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.18%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 1 (0.18%) LXC
Systems Management
1 16 (2.84%) Puppet
2 11 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.35%) logstash
4 2 (0.35%) StatsD
4 2 (0.35%) yum
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.18%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 61 (10.82%) Oracle
2 31 (5.50%) Microsoft
3 24 (4.26%) VMware
4 21 (3.72%) HP
5 15 (2.66%) Google
6 13 (2.30%) SAP
7 11 (1.95%) Tableau
8 8 (1.42%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.24%) Informatica
10 6 (1.06%) Axway
11 4 (0.71%) CA
11 4 (0.71%) Rally
12 3 (0.53%) IBM
12 3 (0.53%) ServiceNow
13 2 (0.35%) Genesys
13 2 (0.35%) OpenText
13 2 (0.35%) Siebel
13 2 (0.35%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.35%) Sun
13 2 (0.35%) Vignette
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Rate: From £275 to £375 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Rate: From £275 to £375 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £320 per day 6 Months initially
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £301 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Rate: £180 - £220 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £320 per day + NEG
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £340.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 24 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 24 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Templeton and Partners Limited
Rate: £450 - 550 per day
Posted: 24 days ago