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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 27 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 21.95% 20.15% 11.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.21% 22.69% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 12
Median daily rate £450 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £475 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £614 £760
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £380 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.55% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.36% +2.85%
Agile Software Development
London

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
103 119 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 83.74% 88.81% 80.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 78 82
Median daily rate £480 £505 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.95% +1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £375 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £770
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £26.00 - £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 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 2 May 2016.

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 2 May 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 21 (36.84%) Java
1 21 (36.84%) Banking
2 18 (31.58%) Finance
3 15 (26.32%) Scrum
4 14 (24.56%) TDD
5 11 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (17.54%) BDD
7 8 (14.04%) Spring
7 8 (14.04%) REST
8 7 (12.28%) Big Data
8 7 (12.28%) QA
8 7 (12.28%) Multithreading
8 7 (12.28%) Project Management
8 7 (12.28%) SQL
8 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
8 7 (12.28%) Hibernate
8 7 (12.28%) Analytics
8 7 (12.28%) DevOps
8 7 (12.28%) SDLC
9 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (10.53%) Apache Spark
9 6 (10.53%) C#
9 6 (10.53%) Oracle
9 6 (10.53%) Investment Banking
9 6 (10.53%) Scala
9 6 (10.53%) Hadoop
10 5 (8.77%) Test Automation
10 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
10 5 (8.77%) Cucumber
10 5 (8.77%) Selenium

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 6 (10.53%) Apache Spark
2 5 (8.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (7.02%) CMS
4 3 (5.26%) Apache
4 3 (5.26%) Confluence
4 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.51%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.75%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.75%) SAS
6 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Endur
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.75%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.75%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.51%) Yammer
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.75%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) DNS
2 1 (1.75%) Firewall
2 1 (1.75%) HTTP
2 1 (1.75%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) Big Data
1 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.02%) Apache Hive
4 4 (7.02%) HBase
4 4 (7.02%) MySQL
4 4 (7.02%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.26%) QlikView
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.75%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.75%) Impala
6 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.75%) Spark SQL
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.75%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Cucumber
1 5 (8.77%) Selenium
2 4 (7.02%) WebDriver
3 3 (5.26%) JIRA
3 3 (5.26%) SpecFlow
3 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.51%) Artifactory
4 2 (3.51%) JBehave
4 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.75%) Grunt
5 1 (1.75%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.75%) JMeter
5 1 (1.75%) LoadRunner
General
1 21 (36.84%) Banking
2 18 (31.58%) Finance
3 6 (10.53%) Investment Banking
4 4 (7.02%) Front Office
5 2 (3.51%) Retail
6 1 (1.75%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.75%) Marketing
6 1 (1.75%) Publishing
6 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Developer
2 9 (15.79%) Analyst
3 8 (14.04%) Business Analyst
3 8 (14.04%) Java Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.77%) Architect
5 5 (8.77%) Hadoop Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Scala Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Agile Project Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Java Hadoop Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Java Scala Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Java Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Product Owner
8 2 (3.51%) Banking Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Front Office Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Java Technical Architect
8 2 (3.51%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) REST
1 8 (14.04%) Spring
2 7 (12.28%) Hibernate
3 5 (8.77%) .NET
3 5 (8.77%) J2EE
4 4 (7.02%) Web Services
5 3 (5.26%) Drools
5 3 (5.26%) JMS
5 3 (5.26%) JPA
5 3 (5.26%) Spring MVC
5 3 (5.26%) Spring Security
6 2 (3.51%) ATL
6 2 (3.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (3.51%) HTML
6 2 (3.51%) Java EE
6 2 (3.51%) JSON
6 2 (3.51%) MFC
6 2 (3.51%) SOAP
6 2 (3.51%) STL
7 1 (1.75%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) Visualisation
3 3 (5.26%) Derivative
4 2 (3.51%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) Social Media
5 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.75%) CMDB
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.75%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.75%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.75%) PMI
5 1 (1.75%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Linux
1 4 (7.02%) Unix
1 4 (7.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) Scrum
2 14 (24.56%) TDD
3 11 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (17.54%) BDD
5 7 (12.28%) Analytics
5 7 (12.28%) DevOps
5 7 (12.28%) Multithreading
5 7 (12.28%) Project Management
5 7 (12.28%) SDLC
6 5 (8.77%) CRM
6 5 (8.77%) Test Automation
6 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
7 4 (7.02%) Functional Programming
7 4 (7.02%) MVC
7 4 (7.02%) OO
7 4 (7.02%) Risk Management
7 4 (7.02%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.26%) Change Management
8 3 (5.26%) RUP
8 3 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.84%) Java
2 7 (12.28%) SQL
3 6 (10.53%) C#
3 6 (10.53%) Scala
4 4 (7.02%) Ruby
5 3 (5.26%) Python
6 2 (3.51%) C++
6 2 (3.51%) Go
6 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.51%) R
6 2 (3.51%) VC++
7 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.75%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.75%) VB
7 1 (1.75%) VBA
7 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) ISEB
2 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.75%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) HDFS
2 2 (3.51%) Docker
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.75%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Ansible
1 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle
2 5 (8.77%) Adobe
3 4 (7.02%) Google
4 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.51%) OpenLink
6 1 (1.75%) Citrix
6 1 (1.75%) HP
6 1 (1.75%) Informatica
6 1 (1.75%) OpenText
6 1 (1.75%) Palantir
6 1 (1.75%) Quark
6 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.75%) Splunk
6 1 (1.75%) Sybase