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 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 11 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 21 17 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 11.11% 13.71% 21.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.88% 15.04% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 36
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£463 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.90% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £480 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £680 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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
163 113 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.24% 91.13% 86.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 54 187
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 28 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 28 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 29 (59.18%) Finance
2 19 (38.78%) Banking
3 17 (34.69%) Scrum
4 14 (28.57%) TDD
4 14 (28.57%) SQL
4 14 (28.57%) Degree
4 14 (28.57%) SDLC
5 13 (26.53%) Investment Banking
6 11 (22.45%) C#
6 11 (22.45%) QA
7 10 (20.41%) Java
7 10 (20.41%) .NET
7 10 (20.41%) Front Office
8 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
9 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
9 8 (16.33%) Migration
9 8 (16.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (14.29%) OO
10 7 (14.29%) Oracle
10 7 (14.29%) JIRA
10 7 (14.29%) Derivative
10 7 (14.29%) Multithreading
10 7 (14.29%) BDD
10 7 (14.29%) Analytics
11 6 (12.24%) Waterfall
11 6 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (12.24%) Test Automation
11 6 (12.24%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (12.24%) UML
11 6 (12.24%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 4 (8.16%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (4.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (4.08%) JBoss
2 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (10.20%) MS Visio
4 4 (8.16%) MS Office
5 2 (4.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) FTP
2 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.04%) Intranet
2 1 (2.04%) SSH
2 1 (2.04%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.12%) Big Data
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
2 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.04%) HBase
3 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.04%) MS Access
3 1 (2.04%) Impala
3 1 (2.04%) Hazelcast
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) JIRA
2 6 (12.24%) Maven
3 5 (10.20%) Selenium
3 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.20%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (6.12%) JUnit
4 3 (6.12%) NUnit
5 2 (4.08%) CruiseControl
5 2 (4.08%) Subversion
5 2 (4.08%) ClearCase
5 2 (4.08%) Mockito
5 2 (4.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (4.08%) Robotium
5 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.08%) Calabash
5 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.08%) Appium
6 1 (2.04%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.04%) Apache Ivy
General
1 29 (59.18%) Finance
2 19 (38.78%) Banking
3 13 (26.53%) Investment Banking
4 10 (20.41%) Front Office
5 4 (8.16%) Back Office
6 3 (6.12%) Legal
7 2 (4.08%) Publishing
7 2 (4.08%) Retail
7 2 (4.08%) Marketing
8 1 (2.04%) Billing
8 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
8 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Developer
2 13 (26.53%) Analyst
3 11 (22.45%) Business Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.24%) C# Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Test Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Architect
7 3 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Business Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) AWS Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Agile Coach
8 2 (4.08%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (4.08%) ScrumMaster
8 2 (4.08%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) .NET
2 6 (12.24%) Spring
3 4 (8.16%) .NET Framework
3 4 (8.16%) J2EE
4 3 (6.12%) Dojo
5 2 (4.08%) WCF
5 2 (4.08%) Web Services
5 2 (4.08%) XML
5 2 (4.08%) J2SE
5 2 (4.08%) Middleware
5 2 (4.08%) HTML
6 1 (2.04%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.04%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.04%) CSS
6 1 (2.04%) JSP
6 1 (2.04%) WPF
6 1 (2.04%) jQuery
6 1 (2.04%) HTML5
6 1 (2.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Derivative
2 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.20%) Credit Risk
2 5 (10.20%) Equities
2 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.16%) Data Integration
3 4 (8.16%) N-Tier
4 3 (6.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (6.12%) Fixed Income
4 3 (6.12%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (6.12%) Visualisation
4 3 (6.12%) User Experience
5 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.04%) Market Risk
5 1 (2.04%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.04%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) 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 17 (34.69%) Scrum
2 14 (28.57%) TDD
2 14 (28.57%) SDLC
3 8 (16.33%) Migration
3 8 (16.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (14.29%) OO
4 7 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 7 (14.29%) BDD
4 7 (14.29%) Analytics
5 6 (12.24%) Waterfall
5 6 (12.24%) Test Automation
5 6 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (12.24%) UML
5 6 (12.24%) SOA
5 6 (12.24%) Risk Management
6 5 (10.20%) OOP
6 5 (10.20%) Data Analysis
6 5 (10.20%) Use Case
7 4 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (8.16%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) SQL
2 11 (22.45%) C#
3 10 (20.41%) Java
4 5 (10.20%) C++
5 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.16%) C
6 3 (6.12%) Python
6 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.04%) Groovy
8 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.04%) Scala
8 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.04%) VB
8 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) ISEB
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.04%) PMP
2 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
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
2 1 (2.04%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle
3 5 (10.20%) Solace
4 3 (6.12%) Blue Prism
5 2 (4.08%) IBM
5 2 (4.08%) ServiceNow
5 2 (4.08%) Teradata
5 2 (4.08%) Adobe
6 1 (2.04%) Informatica
6 1 (2.04%) Perforce
6 1 (2.04%) DataSynapse
6 1 (2.04%) hybris
6 1 (2.04%) Sybase
6 1 (2.04%) SAP