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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 28 12 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 21.54% 8.39% 19.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.17% 10.53% 23.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 68
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£525 £488 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £485
10% offered a daily rate of more than £609 £640 £653
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.75 £37.45
% change year-on-year
-2.09% -4.53%
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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
107 114 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 82.31% 79.72% 83.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 89 246
Average daily rate £500 £500 £572
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £315 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £23.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 36 (75.00%) Finance
2 20 (41.67%) Scrum
3 19 (39.58%) Banking
4 17 (35.42%) Degree
5 15 (31.25%) Investment Banking
5 15 (31.25%) Java
5 15 (31.25%) SQL
6 14 (29.17%) Front Office
7 13 (27.08%) TDD
8 12 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (22.92%) QA
10 10 (20.83%) Risk Management
10 10 (20.83%) OO
10 10 (20.83%) Multithreading
11 9 (18.75%) Computer Science
11 9 (18.75%) BDD
11 9 (18.75%) Analytics
11 9 (18.75%) OOP
12 8 (16.67%) .NET
12 8 (16.67%) C#
12 8 (16.67%) Equities
12 8 (16.67%) Test Automation
13 7 (14.58%) HTML5
13 7 (14.58%) Oracle Coherence
13 7 (14.58%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (14.58%) User Stories
13 7 (14.58%) Migration
13 7 (14.58%) Maven
13 7 (14.58%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (14.58%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.08%) Confluence
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.08%) JBoss
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
2 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) FTP
2 2 (4.17%) AMQP
3 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.17%) Big Data
3 2 (4.17%) Hazelcast
3 2 (4.17%) Apache Hive
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) Pentaho
4 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.08%) QlikView
4 1 (2.08%) Sqoop
4 1 (2.08%) Impala
4 1 (2.08%) HBase
4 1 (2.08%) OLAP
4 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Maven
2 5 (10.42%) JIRA
3 4 (8.33%) Ant
3 4 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.25%) TeamCity
4 3 (6.25%) Selenium
5 2 (4.17%) JUnit
5 2 (4.17%) Jasmine
5 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.17%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.08%) FitNesse
6 1 (2.08%) Calabash
6 1 (2.08%) Appium
6 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.08%) Robotium
General
1 36 (75.00%) Finance
2 19 (39.58%) Banking
3 15 (31.25%) Investment Banking
4 14 (29.17%) Front Office
5 5 (10.42%) Legal
6 4 (8.33%) Back Office
7 3 (6.25%) Retail
7 3 (6.25%) Marketing
8 2 (4.17%) Retail Banking
8 2 (4.17%) Publishing
8 2 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (25.00%) Analyst
3 11 (22.92%) Java Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Business Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
6 5 (10.42%) Test Manager
7 3 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Programme Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Business Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Risk Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Risk Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Business Project Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) UI Programmer
8 2 (4.17%) AWS Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Programme Test Manager
8 2 (4.17%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) .NET
2 7 (14.58%) HTML5
2 7 (14.58%) HTML
3 6 (12.50%) Spring
4 3 (6.25%) jQuery
4 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.25%) Web Services
4 3 (6.25%) J2EE
5 2 (4.17%) Middleware
5 2 (4.17%) J2SE
5 2 (4.17%) XML
5 2 (4.17%) CSS
5 2 (4.17%) CSS3
5 2 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (4.17%) WCF
5 2 (4.17%) WPF
5 2 (4.17%) Ext JS
6 1 (2.08%) REST
6 1 (2.08%) Akka
6 1 (2.08%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 8 (16.67%) Equities
3 6 (12.50%) Derivative
3 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.50%) Credit Risk
4 5 (10.42%) Fixed Income
5 4 (8.33%) Visualisation
6 3 (6.25%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (6.25%) N-Tier
6 3 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (4.17%) Data Structures
7 2 (4.17%) Algorithms
7 2 (4.17%) User Experience
7 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
7 2 (4.17%) Physics
7 2 (4.17%) Reference Data
7 2 (4.17%) Data Integration
7 2 (4.17%) Open Source
8 1 (2.08%) Market Risk
8 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) UNIX
2 4 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) Windows
4 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Scrum
2 13 (27.08%) TDD
3 12 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (20.83%) Risk Management
4 10 (20.83%) OO
4 10 (20.83%) Multithreading
5 9 (18.75%) BDD
5 9 (18.75%) Analytics
5 9 (18.75%) OOP
6 8 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 7 (14.58%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (14.58%) User Stories
7 7 (14.58%) Migration
7 7 (14.58%) E-Commerce
8 6 (12.50%) Project Management
8 6 (12.50%) Use Case
9 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing
9 5 (10.42%) Test Management
9 5 (10.42%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.25%) Java
1 15 (31.25%) SQL
2 8 (16.67%) C#
3 6 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 6 (12.50%) C++
4 5 (10.42%) C
5 3 (6.25%) Python
6 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (35.42%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.08%) Postgraduate
2 1 (2.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.92%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) Basel III
2 1 (2.08%) EMIR
2 1 (2.08%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.08%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Adobe
2 5 (10.42%) Solace
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) Teradata
3 2 (4.17%) Actian
3 2 (4.17%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.17%) hybris
4 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.08%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.08%) Perforce
4 1 (2.08%) DataSynapse
4 1 (2.08%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.08%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) IBM
4 1 (2.08%) Informatica