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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 132 15 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 26.72% 7.94% 8.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.00% 10.87% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 8 18
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£375 £383 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +45.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £357 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +10.81%
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
400 138 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 80.97% 73.02% 66.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 71 105
Average daily rate £366 £338 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.51% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £233 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 13
Average hourly rate £21.80 £17.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.23% +17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.60 £13.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £18.90 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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
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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 +10 127 £377 -1.50% 56
Gateshead - 3 £350 - 1
Sunderland -7 1 £325 -
Agile Software Development
North East

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 76 (35.51%) Java
2 63 (29.44%) HTML
3 58 (27.10%) CSS
4 51 (23.83%) Scrum
5 48 (22.43%) C#
6 43 (20.09%) Ruby
7 40 (18.69%) Automated Testing
7 40 (18.69%) Scala
8 38 (17.76%) HTML5
9 37 (17.29%) Python
10 34 (15.89%) CSS3
11 33 (15.42%) REST
11 33 (15.42%) Ajax
12 27 (12.62%) JavaScript
12 27 (12.62%) Jenkins
13 26 (12.15%) User Experience
13 26 (12.15%) Selenium
14 25 (11.68%) RESTful
14 25 (11.68%) JUnit
15 24 (11.21%) JSON
16 23 (10.75%) Test Automation
16 23 (10.75%) Relational Database
17 22 (10.28%) Configuration Management
18 21 (9.81%) Web Design
18 21 (9.81%) .NET
18 21 (9.81%) Oracle
18 21 (9.81%) Open Source
18 21 (9.81%) Test Scripting
19 20 (9.35%) WebDriver
19 20 (9.35%) Cucumber

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 17 (7.94%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.21%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.40%) IBM Notes
4 3 (1.40%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.93%) Mule
5 2 (0.93%) LiveCycle
5 2 (0.93%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (1.87%) MS Office
2 3 (1.40%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (4.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.87%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.40%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.47%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.21%) Office 365
2 3 (1.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.21%) HTTP
2 3 (1.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.75%) Relational Database
2 10 (4.67%) RDBMS
3 9 (4.21%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.93%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (0.93%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.93%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.93%) MySQL
5 2 (0.93%) OLAP
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 27 (12.62%) Jenkins
2 26 (12.15%) Selenium
3 25 (11.68%) JUnit
4 20 (9.35%) WebDriver
4 20 (9.35%) Cucumber
5 19 (8.88%) RSpec
6 17 (7.94%) Subversion
6 17 (7.94%) Git (software)
7 12 (5.61%) Visual Studio
8 9 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.93%) Maven
9 2 (0.93%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.47%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.47%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.47%) JIRA
General
1 17 (7.94%) Finance
2 13 (6.07%) Manufacturing
3 9 (4.21%) Marketing
4 7 (3.27%) Games
5 6 (2.80%) Electronics
5 6 (2.80%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.40%) Publishing
6 3 (1.40%) Local Government
7 2 (0.93%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.93%) Legal
7 2 (0.93%) Retail
8 1 (0.47%) Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 84 (39.25%) Developer
2 22 (10.28%) Senior Developer
3 21 (9.81%) Analyst
4 19 (8.88%) Designer
4 19 (8.88%) Product Manager
5 15 (7.01%) Architect
6 12 (5.61%) User Experience Designer
6 12 (5.61%) Consultant
7 11 (5.14%) Test Consultant
7 11 (5.14%) Java Developer
8 10 (4.67%) Digital Architect
8 10 (4.67%) Test Analyst
9 9 (4.21%) Project Manager
9 9 (4.21%) SharePoint Developer
9 9 (4.21%) Test Automation Consultant
10 8 (3.74%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (3.27%) .NET Developer
12 6 (2.80%) Microsoft Developer
13 5 (2.34%) Business Analyst
13 5 (2.34%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (29.44%) HTML
2 58 (27.10%) CSS
3 38 (17.76%) HTML5
4 34 (15.89%) CSS3
5 33 (15.42%) REST
5 33 (15.42%) Ajax
6 25 (11.68%) RESTful
7 24 (11.21%) JSON
8 21 (9.81%) .NET
9 18 (8.41%) ASP.NET
10 9 (4.21%) Spring
11 8 (3.74%) Play Framework
12 6 (2.80%) jQuery
12 6 (2.80%) XML
12 6 (2.80%) J2EE
13 5 (2.34%) Web Services
14 4 (1.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 4 (1.87%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (1.87%) SAML
15 3 (1.40%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.15%) User Experience
2 21 (9.81%) Open Source
3 16 (7.48%) Visualisation
4 7 (3.27%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.80%) Social Media
5 6 (2.80%) DTV
6 4 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.87%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.93%) Human Factors
8 1 (0.47%) NHS
8 1 (0.47%) PMI
8 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.01%) UNIX
1 15 (7.01%) Linux
2 12 (5.61%) Mac OS X
3 3 (1.40%) Windows
3 3 (1.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (23.83%) Scrum
2 40 (18.69%) Automated Testing
3 23 (10.75%) Test Automation
4 22 (10.28%) Configuration Management
5 21 (9.81%) Web Design
5 21 (9.81%) Test Scripting
6 20 (9.35%) Mentoring
7 19 (8.88%) Automation Testing
7 19 (8.88%) Web Testing
7 19 (8.88%) Project Management
7 19 (8.88%) Service Delivery
8 17 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (7.94%) Rapid Prototyping
9 15 (7.01%) TDD
9 15 (7.01%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (7.01%) Responsive Web Design
10 13 (6.07%) Web Development
10 13 (6.07%) Agile Project Management
10 13 (6.07%) User Stories
11 11 (5.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 76 (35.51%) Java
2 48 (22.43%) C#
3 43 (20.09%) Ruby
4 40 (18.69%) Scala
5 37 (17.29%) Python
6 27 (12.62%) JavaScript
7 8 (3.74%) SQL
8 5 (2.34%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.93%) Perl
9 2 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (7.94%) Security Cleared
2 14 (6.54%) ISEB
3 8 (3.74%) Degree
4 6 (2.80%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.80%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.34%) APMP
6 4 (1.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.47%) PMP
8 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.47%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.14%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.47%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.34%) Puppet
1 5 (2.34%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.40%) Nagios
2 3 (1.40%) Ganglia
2 3 (1.40%) collectd
Vendors
1 21 (9.81%) Oracle
2 13 (6.07%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.74%) SAP
4 7 (3.27%) Adobe
5 6 (2.80%) JBoss
6 3 (1.40%) Lotus
6 3 (1.40%) Splunk
6 3 (1.40%) Google
7 2 (0.93%) WSO2
7 2 (0.93%) Tableau
7 2 (0.93%) Facebook
7 2 (0.93%) Twitter
7 2 (0.93%) hybris
7 2 (0.93%) VMware
7 2 (0.93%) Mercator
7 2 (0.93%) Apple
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