The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf 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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 25 14 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 15.43% 12.73% 22.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.25% 15.05% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 67
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£525 £625 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £443 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £780 £654
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.13 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+3.21% +7.69%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
137 93 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 84.57% 84.55% 85.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 65 247
Average daily rate £493 £450 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.44% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £315 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Canary Wharf region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 34 (75.56%) Finance
2 20 (44.44%) Scrum
3 17 (37.78%) Degree
4 16 (35.56%) Banking
5 15 (33.33%) SDLC
6 14 (31.11%) SQL
7 13 (28.89%) TDD
8 12 (26.67%) Investment Banking
8 12 (26.67%) Java
9 10 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (22.22%) Front Office
9 10 (22.22%) OO
9 10 (22.22%) QA
9 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (22.22%) Multithreading
10 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
10 9 (20.00%) BDD
10 9 (20.00%) Analytics
10 9 (20.00%) OOP
10 9 (20.00%) Risk Management
11 8 (17.78%) .NET
11 8 (17.78%) C#
12 7 (15.56%) HTML
12 7 (15.56%) UNIX
12 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
12 7 (15.56%) Migration
12 7 (15.56%) Oracle Coherence
12 7 (15.56%) User Stories
12 7 (15.56%) HTML5
12 7 (15.56%) Test Automation

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 7 (15.56%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 3 (6.67%) MS Office
3 2 (4.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) SaaS
2 1 (2.22%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) FTP
2 2 (4.44%) AMQP
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.89%) Hadoop
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.44%) Big Data
3 2 (4.44%) Hazelcast
3 2 (4.44%) Apache Hive
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.22%) OLAP
4 1 (2.22%) Pentaho
4 1 (2.22%) QlikView
4 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.22%) Impala
4 1 (2.22%) Sqoop
4 1 (2.22%) HBase
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Maven
2 4 (8.89%) JIRA
3 3 (6.67%) Ant
3 3 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.44%) Jasmine
4 2 (4.44%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (4.44%) Selenium
4 2 (4.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (4.44%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.44%) JUnit
5 1 (2.22%) Rational Rose
5 1 (2.22%) NUnit
5 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.22%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.22%) Appium
5 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.22%) Calabash
5 1 (2.22%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.22%) Robotium
General
1 34 (75.56%) Finance
2 16 (35.56%) Banking
3 12 (26.67%) Investment Banking
4 10 (22.22%) Front Office
5 5 (11.11%) Legal
6 3 (6.67%) Marketing
6 3 (6.67%) Retail
7 2 (4.44%) Publishing
7 2 (4.44%) Back Office
7 2 (4.44%) Games
7 2 (4.44%) Retail Banking
8 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Developer
2 11 (24.44%) Analyst
2 11 (24.44%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Test Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Architect
6 3 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.44%) UI Programmer
7 2 (4.44%) Core Java Developer
7 2 (4.44%) AWS Developer
7 2 (4.44%) UI Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.22%) Senior Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Front Office Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) .NET
2 7 (15.56%) HTML
2 7 (15.56%) HTML5
3 5 (11.11%) Spring
4 3 (6.67%) J2EE
4 3 (6.67%) Web Services
4 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.67%) jQuery
5 2 (4.44%) CSS3
5 2 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (4.44%) Ext JS
5 2 (4.44%) WCF
5 2 (4.44%) WPF
5 2 (4.44%) XML
5 2 (4.44%) CSS
5 2 (4.44%) J2SE
5 2 (4.44%) Middleware
6 1 (2.22%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (2.22%) SVG
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.33%) Credit Risk
2 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.33%) Derivative
2 6 (13.33%) Equities
3 4 (8.89%) Visualisation
3 4 (8.89%) N-Tier
4 3 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (6.67%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (6.67%) Fixed Income
4 3 (6.67%) User Experience
5 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.44%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.44%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.44%) Reference Data
5 2 (4.44%) Data Integration
5 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.44%) Physics
6 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.22%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) UNIX
2 2 (4.44%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Android
3 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Scrum
2 15 (33.33%) SDLC
3 13 (28.89%) TDD
4 10 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (22.22%) OO
4 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (22.22%) Multithreading
5 9 (20.00%) BDD
5 9 (20.00%) Analytics
5 9 (20.00%) OOP
5 9 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
6 7 (15.56%) Migration
6 7 (15.56%) User Stories
6 7 (15.56%) Test Automation
6 7 (15.56%) Use Case
7 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
8 5 (11.11%) SOA
8 5 (11.11%) Project Management
8 5 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) SQL
2 12 (26.67%) Java
3 8 (17.78%) C#
4 6 (13.33%) C++
5 5 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 3 (6.67%) C
6 3 (6.67%) Python
7 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.22%) Scala
8 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) ISEB
2 1 (2.22%) Postgraduate
2 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) Basel III
2 1 (2.22%) EMIR
2 1 (2.22%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.22%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) Adobe
2 5 (11.11%) Solace
3 2 (4.44%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.44%) Actian
3 2 (4.44%) Teradata
3 2 (4.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.22%) Informatica
4 1 (2.22%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.22%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) DataSynapse
4 1 (2.22%) Perforce
4 1 (2.22%) hybris
4 1 (2.22%) Cloudera