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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 10 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 23 14 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 12.99% 14.29% 20.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.94% 15.91% 23.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 41
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£520 £575 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.56% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £500 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £680 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
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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
154 88 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 87.01% 89.80% 86.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 52 206
Average daily rate £475 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £643 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 33 (67.35%) Finance
2 22 (44.90%) Scrum
3 18 (36.73%) Banking
4 15 (30.61%) SDLC
5 13 (26.53%) Degree
5 13 (26.53%) TDD
5 13 (26.53%) Investment Banking
6 12 (24.49%) Java
6 12 (24.49%) SQL
7 11 (22.45%) QA
8 10 (20.41%) C#
8 10 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (18.37%) .NET
9 9 (18.37%) Front Office
10 8 (16.33%) UNIX
10 8 (16.33%) OO
11 7 (14.29%) Migration
11 7 (14.29%) Spring
11 7 (14.29%) Maven
11 7 (14.29%) E-Commerce
11 7 (14.29%) Oracle
11 7 (14.29%) Use Case
11 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (14.29%) Multithreading
11 7 (14.29%) BDD
11 7 (14.29%) Waterfall
11 7 (14.29%) User Stories
11 7 (14.29%) Analytics
12 6 (12.24%) Test Automation
12 6 (12.24%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 5 (10.20%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (6.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (4.08%) JBoss
3 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS Visio
2 4 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.12%) MS Office
4 2 (4.08%) Photoshop
5 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
2 1 (2.04%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) FTP
2 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.04%) SSH
2 1 (2.04%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.04%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Maven
2 5 (10.20%) JIRA
2 5 (10.20%) Cucumber
3 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.16%) Selenium
4 3 (6.12%) Ant
4 3 (6.12%) JUnit
4 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (6.12%) NUnit
5 2 (4.08%) CruiseControl
5 2 (4.08%) Subversion
5 2 (4.08%) Mockito
5 2 (4.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (4.08%) ClearCase
5 2 (4.08%) Robotium
5 2 (4.08%) Jasmine
5 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.08%) Calabash
5 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.08%) Appium
General
1 33 (67.35%) Finance
2 18 (36.73%) Banking
3 13 (26.53%) Investment Banking
4 9 (18.37%) Front Office
5 5 (10.20%) Legal
6 4 (8.16%) Back Office
6 4 (8.16%) Retail
7 3 (6.12%) Publishing
7 3 (6.12%) Marketing
8 2 (4.08%) Retail Banking
9 1 (2.04%) Games
9 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Analyst
3 9 (18.37%) Business Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) Java Developer
5 6 (12.24%) C# Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Test Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Architect
7 3 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.08%) UI Programmer
8 2 (4.08%) Agile Coach
8 2 (4.08%) ScrumMaster
8 2 (4.08%) UI Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Digital Project Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Programme Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) .NET
2 7 (14.29%) Spring
3 5 (10.20%) J2EE
4 4 (8.16%) .NET Framework
4 4 (8.16%) HTML
4 4 (8.16%) HTML5
5 3 (6.12%) jQuery
5 3 (6.12%) Web Services
6 2 (4.08%) XML
6 2 (4.08%) J2SE
6 2 (4.08%) CSS
6 2 (4.08%) Ext JS
6 2 (4.08%) Middleware
6 2 (4.08%) Dojo
6 2 (4.08%) WCF
6 2 (4.08%) CSS3
6 2 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.04%) Gherkin
7 1 (2.04%) WPF
7 1 (2.04%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Derivative
1 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.20%) Credit Risk
2 5 (10.20%) Equities
2 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.16%) User Experience
3 4 (8.16%) N-Tier
4 3 (6.12%) Fixed Income
4 3 (6.12%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (6.12%) Visualisation
5 2 (4.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (4.08%) Data Integration
5 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.04%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.04%) Online Banking
6 1 (2.04%) Taxonomies
6 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.04%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) UNIX
2 3 (6.12%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Android
3 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Scrum
2 15 (30.61%) SDLC
3 13 (26.53%) TDD
4 10 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (16.33%) OO
6 7 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 7 (14.29%) Migration
6 7 (14.29%) Use Case
6 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 7 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 7 (14.29%) BDD
6 7 (14.29%) Analytics
6 7 (14.29%) User Stories
7 6 (12.24%) Test Automation
7 6 (12.24%) OOP
7 6 (12.24%) SOA
7 6 (12.24%) Risk Management
8 5 (10.20%) UML
9 4 (8.16%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) Java
1 12 (24.49%) SQL
2 10 (20.41%) C#
3 5 (10.20%) C++
3 5 (10.20%) Shell Script
4 4 (8.16%) C
5 3 (6.12%) Python
5 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.04%) Groovy
7 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) ISEB
2 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.45%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) EMIR
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Oracle
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.20%) Adobe
3 5 (10.20%) Solace
4 2 (4.08%) IBM
4 2 (4.08%) ServiceNow
4 2 (4.08%) Teradata
5 1 (2.04%) DataSynapse
5 1 (2.04%) hybris
5 1 (2.04%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.04%) SAP
5 1 (2.04%) Informatica
5 1 (2.04%) Perforce
5 1 (2.04%) Blue Prism