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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 13 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 170 242 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 15.48% 30.59% 21.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.60% 37.29% 26.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 183 64
Median daily rate £400 £450 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +19.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £625 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
914 649 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 83.24% 82.05% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 431 234
Median daily rate £325 £430 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.41% +18.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 25 16
Median hourly rate £28.00 £19.75 £18.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.77% +5.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £12.35 £16.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £42.55 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -11 163 £400 -11.11% 41
Sunderland +3 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 24 August 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.

1 136 (34.26%) Java
2 93 (23.43%) JavaScript
3 91 (22.92%) TDD
4 88 (22.17%) Scrum
5 86 (21.66%) Analytical Skills
6 78 (19.65%) Continuous Integration
7 67 (16.88%) BDD
8 61 (15.37%) CSS
9 60 (15.11%) Git (software)
10 58 (14.61%) Open Source
10 58 (14.61%) Linux
11 55 (13.85%) Security Cleared
12 54 (13.60%) HTML
13 53 (13.35%) DevOps
14 50 (12.59%) Finance
15 48 (12.09%) Node.js
16 47 (11.84%) C#
17 46 (11.59%) Project Management
18 44 (11.08%) Test Scripting
19 43 (10.83%) ITIL
20 42 (10.58%) Software Engineering
20 42 (10.58%) Puppet
21 41 (10.33%) AngularJS
21 41 (10.33%) Microservices
22 40 (10.08%) Jenkins
22 40 (10.08%) Python
23 39 (9.82%) SC Cleared
24 38 (9.57%) Unix
24 38 (9.57%) OO
25 37 (9.32%) Opscode Chef

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 27 (6.80%) JBoss
2 18 (4.53%) WebSphere
3 16 (4.03%) WebLogic
3 16 (4.03%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (3.02%) Confluence
5 10 (2.52%) Apache
6 7 (1.76%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (1.51%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.26%) nginx
8 5 (1.26%) OpenStack
8 5 (1.26%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.01%) FileNet
10 3 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.76%) CMS
10 3 (0.76%) IIS
11 2 (0.50%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.50%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.50%) Jetty
11 2 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (1.51%) MS Office
2 3 (0.76%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.50%) InDesign
3 2 (0.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.50%) MS Project
4 1 (0.25%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (3.27%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.28%) IaaS
1 17 (4.28%) SaaS
2 14 (3.53%) PaaS
3 11 (2.77%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.76%) GitHub
6 3 (0.76%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.50%) DigitalOcean
7 2 (0.50%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.50%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.50%) Linode
8 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.05%) Internet
2 14 (3.53%) Network Security
3 9 (2.27%) HTTP
3 9 (2.27%) SSL
4 8 (2.02%) LDAP
4 8 (2.02%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.76%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (1.01%) Intranet
7 2 (0.50%) DHCP
7 2 (0.50%) DNS
7 2 (0.50%) FTP
7 2 (0.50%) IPsec
8 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.25%) PBX
8 1 (0.25%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.03%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.78%) MongoDB
3 9 (2.27%) Big Data
3 9 (2.27%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.02%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (1.51%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.26%) MySQL
6 5 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.76%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.76%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.50%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.50%) DataStage
9 2 (0.50%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (0.50%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 60 (15.11%) Git (software)
2 40 (10.08%) Jenkins
3 28 (7.05%) Subversion
4 25 (6.30%) Cucumber
5 24 (6.05%) Protractor
6 22 (5.54%) GitLab
7 21 (5.29%) Selenium
8 17 (4.28%) JIRA
9 14 (3.53%) WebDriver
9 14 (3.53%) webpack
10 13 (3.27%) Maven
11 10 (2.52%) StarTeam
12 8 (2.02%) gulp
12 8 (2.02%) Travis CI
13 7 (1.76%) GCC
13 7 (1.76%) GDB
14 6 (1.51%) Jasmine
14 6 (1.51%) JUnit
14 6 (1.51%) Mercurial
15 5 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 50 (12.59%) Finance
2 13 (3.27%) Manufacturing
3 11 (2.77%) Retail
4 5 (1.26%) Law
4 5 (1.26%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.01%) Marketing
6 3 (0.76%) Legal
7 2 (0.50%) Electronics
7 2 (0.50%) Games
8 1 (0.25%) Banking
8 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 135 (34.01%) Developer
2 60 (15.11%) Java Developer
3 47 (11.84%) Analyst
4 27 (6.80%) Architect
5 26 (6.55%) Business Analyst
6 25 (6.30%) User Researcher
7 21 (5.29%) Scala Developer
8 19 (4.79%) Digital User Researcher
8 19 (4.79%) JavaScript Developer
8 19 (4.79%) Project Manager
8 19 (4.79%) Software Engineer
9 18 (4.53%) Agile Developer
9 18 (4.53%) Java Scala Developer
10 17 (4.28%) Agile Java Developer
10 17 (4.28%) DevOps Engineer
10 17 (4.28%) Node.js Developer
11 16 (4.03%) Delivery Manager
11 16 (4.03%) Tester
12 14 (3.53%) Cloud Engineer
12 14 (3.53%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (15.37%) CSS
2 54 (13.60%) HTML
3 48 (12.09%) Node.js
4 41 (10.33%) AngularJS
5 34 (8.56%) Web Services
6 30 (7.56%) .NET
7 26 (6.55%) JSON
8 21 (5.29%) EJS
8 21 (5.29%) Express
8 21 (5.29%) XML
9 20 (5.04%) RESTful
10 18 (4.53%) HTML5
11 17 (4.28%) SOAP
12 16 (4.03%) jQuery
13 15 (3.78%) Spring
14 14 (3.53%) CSS3
14 14 (3.53%) Software Packaging
15 13 (3.27%) J2EE
15 13 (3.27%) REST
15 13 (3.27%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 86 (21.66%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (9.07%) User Experience
3 19 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (4.53%) Psychology
5 7 (1.76%) Client/Server
5 7 (1.76%) DataPower
5 7 (1.76%) Digital Media
5 7 (1.76%) Mainframe
5 7 (1.76%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.01%) Economics
6 4 (1.01%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.01%) Private Cloud
6 4 (1.01%) Public Cloud
7 3 (0.76%) CESG
7 3 (0.76%) PMI
8 2 (0.50%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.50%) iPad
8 2 (0.50%) iPhone
8 2 (0.50%) NHS
8 2 (0.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 58 (14.61%) Linux
2 38 (9.57%) Unix
3 26 (6.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (4.28%) Windows
5 16 (4.03%) AIX
6 7 (1.76%) Solaris
7 5 (1.26%) CentOS
8 3 (0.76%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.50%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.50%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.50%) VME
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (22.92%) TDD
2 88 (22.17%) Scrum
3 78 (19.65%) Continuous Integration
4 67 (16.88%) BDD
5 58 (14.61%) Open Source
6 53 (13.35%) DevOps
7 46 (11.59%) Project Management
8 44 (11.08%) Test Scripting
9 43 (10.83%) ITIL
10 42 (10.58%) Software Engineering
11 41 (10.33%) Microservices
12 38 (9.57%) OO
13 36 (9.07%) Data Management
13 36 (9.07%) User Stories
14 31 (7.81%) Waterfall
15 30 (7.56%) Configuration Management
16 28 (7.05%) Web Development
17 27 (6.80%) Mentoring
17 27 (6.80%) SDLC
18 26 (6.55%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 136 (34.26%) Java
2 93 (23.43%) JavaScript
3 47 (11.84%) C#
4 40 (10.08%) Python
5 35 (8.82%) SQL
6 28 (7.05%) C++
7 20 (5.04%) Perl
7 20 (5.04%) Ruby
8 19 (4.79%) C
8 19 (4.79%) Scala
9 11 (2.77%) PHP
10 10 (2.52%) Shell Script
10 10 (2.52%) VB
11 8 (2.02%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.26%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.26%) Clojure
12 5 (1.26%) Groovy
12 5 (1.26%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.76%) Jython
14 2 (0.50%) Go
Qualifications
1 55 (13.85%) Security Cleared
2 39 (9.82%) SC Cleared
3 25 (6.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 24 (6.05%) Degree
5 7 (1.76%) ISEB
5 7 (1.76%) PMP
6 5 (1.26%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.76%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.50%) CISSP
9 1 (0.25%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.25%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (0.25%) CISM
9 1 (0.25%) CLAS
9 1 (0.25%) HND
9 1 (0.25%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.25%) OCA
9 1 (0.25%) OCAJ
9 1 (0.25%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.30%) QA
2 23 (5.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (1.51%) SLA
4 5 (1.26%) WCAG
5 3 (0.76%) WAI
6 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.25%) GPG13
System Software
1 7 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.51%) Docker
3 5 (1.26%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.01%) Xen
5 3 (0.76%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.50%) KVM
6 2 (0.50%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.25%) LXC
7 1 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 42 (10.58%) Puppet
2 37 (9.32%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (3.02%) Ansible
4 5 (1.26%) ZABBIX
5 4 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.01%) Zenoss
6 3 (0.76%) Nagios
6 3 (0.76%) OpenNMS
7 2 (0.50%) Cisco IPCC
7 2 (0.50%) Kibana
7 2 (0.50%) logstash
7 2 (0.50%) Salt
8 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 36 (9.07%) Oracle
2 23 (5.79%) HP
3 21 (5.29%) Red Hat
4 20 (5.04%) Informatica
5 19 (4.79%) Axway
5 19 (4.79%) IBM
6 18 (4.53%) Microsoft
7 17 (4.28%) Siebel
8 12 (3.02%) SaltStack
9 9 (2.27%) Perforce
10 8 (2.02%) VMware
11 7 (1.76%) Sun
12 6 (1.51%) Google
13 2 (0.50%) Adobe
13 2 (0.50%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.50%) Rackspace
13 2 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.50%) SAP
13 2 (0.50%) Sitecore
14 1 (0.25%) Avaya
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Rate: £275 - £375 per day + Generous Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £416 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago