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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 19 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 19.79% 9.50% 8.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.75% 11.26% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 17
Average daily rate
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£550 £520 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £348 £540
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £640 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
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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
80 151 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 83.33% 84.36% 89.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 111 197
Average daily rate £500 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £360 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £800 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 27 (55.10%) Finance
1 27 (55.10%) Scrum
2 24 (48.98%) Java
3 14 (28.57%) Adobe
4 13 (26.53%) Spring
5 12 (24.49%) E-Commerce
5 12 (24.49%) SQL
6 11 (22.45%) HTML
7 10 (20.41%) TDD
7 10 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (20.41%) hybris
8 8 (16.33%) BDD
8 8 (16.33%) Adobe CQ
9 7 (14.29%) HTML5
9 7 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (14.29%) Project Management
9 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
10 6 (12.24%) SAP
10 6 (12.24%) Shell Script
10 6 (12.24%) Front Office
10 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (12.24%) Banking
10 6 (12.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 6 (12.24%) Unit Testing
11 5 (10.20%) Degree
11 5 (10.20%) Multithreading
11 5 (10.20%) User Stories
11 5 (10.20%) Maven
11 5 (10.20%) Publishing
11 5 (10.20%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (16.33%) Adobe CQ
2 4 (8.16%) Apache
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.04%) Confluence
5 1 (2.04%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.04%) CMS
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.04%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Photoshop
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) AMQP
1 1 (2.04%) Intranet
1 1 (2.04%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) Hadoop
1 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.08%) Apache Hive
2 2 (4.08%) QlikView
3 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.04%) Pentaho
3 1 (2.04%) Impala
3 1 (2.04%) Hazelcast
3 1 (2.04%) Sqoop
3 1 (2.04%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) HBase
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.04%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Maven
2 4 (8.16%) Ant
3 3 (6.12%) JIRA
3 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.12%) JUnit
4 2 (4.08%) Subversion
4 2 (4.08%) Jasmine
4 2 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.04%) Selenium
5 1 (2.04%) TestNG
5 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.04%) Mockito
5 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.04%) Apache Ivy
General
1 27 (55.10%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Front Office
2 6 (12.24%) Banking
3 5 (10.20%) Publishing
4 4 (8.16%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.16%) Marketing
5 2 (4.08%) Legal
5 2 (4.08%) Back Office
5 2 (4.08%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.08%) Retail
6 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) Developer
2 9 (18.37%) Analyst
2 9 (18.37%) Java Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Business Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Project Manager
5 5 (10.20%) Release Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) SQL Developer
6 3 (6.12%) PL/SQL Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Risk Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) Spring
2 11 (22.45%) HTML
3 7 (14.29%) HTML5
4 4 (8.16%) .NET
4 4 (8.16%) J2EE
5 3 (6.12%) jQuery
5 3 (6.12%) WPF
5 3 (6.12%) CSS
5 3 (6.12%) Web Services
6 2 (4.08%) XML
6 2 (4.08%) JSP
6 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.08%) XML Messaging
6 2 (4.08%) CSS3
6 2 (4.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (4.08%) Ext JS
6 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.08%) WCF
6 2 (4.08%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Equities
1 4 (8.16%) Visualisation
1 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.12%) Fixed Income
2 3 (6.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.08%) Hedge funds
3 2 (4.08%) User Experience
4 1 (2.04%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.04%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.04%) Physics
4 1 (2.04%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.04%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.04%) Social Media
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.04%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (2.04%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) UNIX
1 5 (10.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Scrum
2 12 (24.49%) E-Commerce
3 10 (20.41%) TDD
3 10 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (16.33%) BDD
5 7 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (14.29%) Project Management
6 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (12.24%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.20%) Multithreading
7 5 (10.20%) User Stories
7 5 (10.20%) OO
8 4 (8.16%) OOP
8 4 (8.16%) Data Modelling
8 4 (8.16%) Risk Management
8 4 (8.16%) DevOps
8 4 (8.16%) Quantitative Investing
8 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
8 4 (8.16%) Integration Testing
9 3 (6.12%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.98%) Java
2 12 (24.49%) SQL
3 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.24%) Shell Script
5 4 (8.16%) Scala
6 3 (6.12%) Ruby
6 3 (6.12%) C#
6 3 (6.12%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.08%) C
8 1 (2.04%) C++
8 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (2.04%) ISEB
2 1 (2.04%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.04%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (2.04%) Basel III
2 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.04%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Puppet
2 2 (4.08%) Ansible
2 2 (4.08%) Mesos
2 2 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.04%) Salt
3 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) Adobe
2 10 (20.41%) hybris
3 6 (12.24%) SAP
4 3 (6.12%) Rackspace
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle
5 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.04%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.04%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.04%) Cognos
6 1 (2.04%) IBM
6 1 (2.04%) HP