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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 19 11 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 21.11% 6.21% 10.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.33% 7.69% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 30
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£575 £488 £574
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.94% -14.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £523
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £360 £352
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.40
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +0.26%
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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
75 143 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 83.33% 80.79% 89.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 96 206
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 £438 £363 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £800 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 (62.79%) Scrum
2 26 (60.47%) Finance
3 24 (55.81%) Java
4 14 (32.56%) Adobe
5 13 (30.23%) Spring
6 12 (27.91%) E-Commerce
7 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (23.26%) hybris
8 9 (20.93%) SQL
9 8 (18.60%) HTML
9 8 (18.60%) TDD
9 8 (18.60%) BDD
9 8 (18.60%) Adobe CQ
10 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (16.28%) Banking
11 6 (13.95%) Maven
11 6 (13.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 6 (13.95%) SAP
11 6 (13.95%) OO
11 6 (13.95%) Project Management
11 6 (13.95%) HTML5
11 6 (13.95%) Degree
11 6 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (13.95%) Multithreading
12 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
12 5 (11.63%) Quantitative Investing
12 5 (11.63%) OOP
12 5 (11.63%) Linux
12 5 (11.63%) Investment Banking
12 5 (11.63%) Front Office

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (18.60%) Adobe CQ
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (9.30%) Apache
3 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.33%) JBoss
4 1 (2.33%) Confluence
4 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) SaaS
2 1 (2.33%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) AMQP
2 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) Hadoop
2 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.65%) Hazelcast
3 2 (4.65%) Apache Hive
3 2 (4.65%) Big Data
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.33%) QlikView
4 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.33%) Pentaho
4 1 (2.33%) OLAP
4 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.33%) Sqoop
4 1 (2.33%) HBase
4 1 (2.33%) Impala
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Maven
2 4 (9.30%) Ant
2 4 (9.30%) JUnit
3 3 (6.98%) JIRA
3 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.65%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (4.65%) Subversion
4 2 (4.65%) Jasmine
4 2 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.33%) TestNG
5 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.33%) Mockito
5 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.33%) Selenium
5 1 (2.33%) Rational Rose
General
1 26 (60.47%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Front Office
3 5 (11.63%) Investment Banking
4 4 (9.30%) Marketing
4 4 (9.30%) Publishing
5 3 (6.98%) Back Office
5 3 (6.98%) Legal
6 2 (4.65%) Games
6 2 (4.65%) Retail
6 2 (4.65%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Developer
2 10 (23.26%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.93%) Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Business Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Project Manager
5 5 (11.63%) Release Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) UI Programmer
6 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Test Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Business Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Risk Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) UI Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Marketing Project Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.33%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) Spring
2 8 (18.60%) HTML
3 6 (13.95%) HTML5
4 4 (9.30%) J2EE
5 3 (6.98%) CSS
5 3 (6.98%) Web Services
5 3 (6.98%) jQuery
6 2 (4.65%) Ext JS
6 2 (4.65%) XML Messaging
6 2 (4.65%) XML
6 2 (4.65%) JSP
6 2 (4.65%) .NET
6 2 (4.65%) CSS3
6 2 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.33%) Akka
7 1 (2.33%) Play Framework
7 1 (2.33%) REST
7 1 (2.33%) XSD
7 1 (2.33%) XSL
7 1 (2.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.30%) Equities
3 3 (6.98%) Fixed Income
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.65%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.65%) User Experience
4 2 (4.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.65%) Physics
4 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
4 2 (4.65%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.33%) Social Media
5 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.33%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.33%) Market Risk
5 1 (2.33%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.33%) Replication
5 1 (2.33%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (2.33%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (62.79%) Scrum
2 12 (27.91%) E-Commerce
3 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (18.60%) BDD
4 8 (18.60%) TDD
5 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (13.95%) Project Management
6 6 (13.95%) OO
6 6 (13.95%) Multithreading
6 6 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (11.63%) Quantitative Investing
7 5 (11.63%) OOP
8 4 (9.30%) Risk Management
8 4 (9.30%) User Stories
8 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Integration Testing
9 3 (6.98%) Data Mapping
9 3 (6.98%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.98%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24 (55.81%) Java
2 9 (20.93%) SQL
3 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
3 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.98%) Scala
5 2 (4.65%) C++
5 2 (4.65%) C
5 2 (4.65%) Ruby
6 1 (2.33%) Python
6 1 (2.33%) C#
6 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Postgraduate
2 1 (2.33%) ISEB
2 1 (2.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.33%) Basel III
2 1 (2.33%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (4.65%) Puppet
1 2 (4.65%) Ansible
1 2 (4.65%) Mesos
2 1 (2.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Adobe
2 10 (23.26%) hybris
3 6 (13.95%) SAP
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle
5 2 (4.65%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.33%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.33%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.33%) HP
6 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.33%) Cognos
6 1 (2.33%) IBM
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft