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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 21 9
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 24 19 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 20.34% 8.76% 15.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.08% 10.73% 18.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 38
Average daily rate
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£450 £445 £540
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -17.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £374 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £41.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.18% +11.33%
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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
104 177 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 88.14% 81.57% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 131 257
Average daily rate £450 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £325 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £619
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.90% -14.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014, 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 18 (47.37%) SQL
2 16 (42.11%) Finance
3 14 (36.84%) Java
3 14 (36.84%) Scrum
4 8 (21.05%) ETL
4 8 (21.05%) Data Modelling
5 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
5 7 (18.42%) Oracle
5 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (18.42%) TDD
5 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
5 7 (18.42%) Big Data
5 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (15.79%) Scala
6 6 (15.79%) Waterfall
6 6 (15.79%) Degree
6 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.79%) Project Management
6 6 (15.79%) Cognos
6 6 (15.79%) XML
7 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
7 5 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
7 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
7 5 (13.16%) HTML
7 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
7 5 (13.16%) BDD

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 (10.53%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (5.26%) Apache Pig
2 2 (5.26%) CMS
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Project
3 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (10.53%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) FTP
1 4 (10.53%) HTTP
2 2 (5.26%) Intranet
2 2 (5.26%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (18.42%) Big Data
2 5 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (5.26%) Apache Hive
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.26%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.63%) Star Schema
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.63%) QlikView
5 1 (2.63%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (2.63%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.26%) Maven
1 2 (5.26%) Subversion
1 2 (5.26%) JIRA
1 2 (5.26%) JUnit
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.63%) Jtest
General
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
2 4 (10.53%) Publishing
3 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Front Office
4 1 (2.63%) Back Office
4 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) ETL Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Insight Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Leader
7 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Test Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Banking Business Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) XML
2 5 (13.16%) HTML
3 4 (10.53%) Spring
3 4 (10.53%) JSON
3 4 (10.53%) .NET
4 3 (7.89%) MCollective
5 2 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (5.26%) LINQ
5 2 (5.26%) WCF
5 2 (5.26%) WPF
5 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.26%) XML Messaging
5 2 (5.26%) JavaBeans
5 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.26%) CSS
5 2 (5.26%) JSP
5 2 (5.26%) J2EE
6 1 (2.63%) Web Services
6 1 (2.63%) XSD
6 1 (2.63%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Computer Science
1 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Visualisation
3 4 (10.53%) Data Integration
4 2 (5.26%) Hedge funds
4 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.63%) DTCC
5 1 (2.63%) Pharmacovigilance
5 1 (2.63%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.63%) CMDB
5 1 (2.63%) Equities
5 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Scrum
2 8 (21.05%) ETL
2 8 (21.05%) Data Modelling
3 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (18.42%) TDD
4 6 (15.79%) Waterfall
4 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (15.79%) Project Management
5 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
5 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
5 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.16%) BDD
6 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Analytics
6 4 (10.53%) Data Transformation
6 4 (10.53%) DevOps
7 3 (7.89%) SOA
7 3 (7.89%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) SQL
2 14 (36.84%) Java
3 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.79%) Scala
5 4 (10.53%) Ruby
5 4 (10.53%) C#
6 3 (7.89%) Python
7 2 (5.26%) R
7 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.63%) C++
8 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) ISEB
2 1 (2.63%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Puppet
2 3 (7.89%) Salt
2 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.63%) Ansible
3 1 (2.63%) Mesos
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) Cognos
3 4 (10.53%) hybris
3 4 (10.53%) Rackspace
3 4 (10.53%) Adobe
3 4 (10.53%) SAP
4 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.26%) HP
5 2 (5.26%) IBM
6 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow