The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
London / City of London
Rank 3 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 746 675 951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 25.37% 21.21% 18.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.88% 24.43% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 622 565 796
Median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £355 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £50.25 £47.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.78% +18.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2497 2763 4322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.90% 86.80% 82.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1980 2193 3371
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 33
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% -3.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Software Development across the City of London region.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the City of London region.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 575 (34.10%) TDD
2 552 (32.74%) Java
3 477 (28.29%) Scrum
4 426 (25.27%) Finance
5 380 (22.54%) JavaScript
6 329 (19.51%) BDD
7 311 (18.45%) HTML
8 306 (18.15%) Banking
9 297 (17.62%) SQL
10 271 (16.07%) DevOps
11 264 (15.66%) CSS
12 257 (15.24%) Continuous Integration
13 240 (14.23%) C#
14 230 (13.64%) .NET
15 201 (11.92%) AngularJS
16 199 (11.80%) Python
17 192 (11.39%) Amazon AWS
17 192 (11.39%) Git (software)
18 178 (10.56%) Linux
19 167 (9.91%) Web Services
20 165 (9.79%) HTML5
21 160 (9.49%) SQL Server
22 157 (9.31%) Scala
23 155 (9.19%) Jenkins
24 148 (8.78%) MVC
25 145 (8.60%) E-Commerce
25 145 (8.60%) Kanban
26 144 (8.54%) REST
27 143 (8.48%) OO
27 143 (8.48%) Pair Programming

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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
1 101 (5.99%) Apache Spark
2 54 (3.20%) Apache
3 45 (2.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 40 (2.37%) Confluence
5 35 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
6 33 (1.96%) CMS
7 23 (1.36%) SharePoint
8 16 (0.95%) Tomcat
9 14 (0.83%) Drupal
10 13 (0.77%) Apache Pig
10 13 (0.77%) JBoss
10 13 (0.77%) WebLogic
11 11 (0.65%) Oracle Coherence
12 10 (0.59%) IIS
12 10 (0.59%) Mule
13 9 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
13 9 (0.53%) WebSphere
14 8 (0.47%) Apache Solr
14 8 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
15 7 (0.42%) Jetty
Applications
1 52 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.07%) MS Office
3 10 (0.59%) MS Project
4 9 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.47%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.12%) SPSS
10 1 (0.059%) HipChat
10 1 (0.059%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.059%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.059%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.30%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.12%) CA PPM
4 2 (0.12%) Magento
4 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.12%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.059%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 1 (0.059%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.059%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.059%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.059%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.059%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.059%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.059%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.059%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.059%) Summit
5 1 (0.059%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 192 (11.39%) Amazon AWS
2 112 (6.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (2.25%) GitHub
4 26 (1.54%) PaaS
5 25 (1.48%) IaaS
6 17 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
6 17 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (0.89%) SaaS
8 14 (0.83%) Office 365
9 10 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (0.47%) TestFlight
11 5 (0.30%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
12 4 (0.24%) Slack
13 3 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 2 (0.12%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
14 2 (0.12%) Google Play
14 2 (0.12%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 70 (4.15%) HTTP
2 37 (2.19%) RTSP
3 30 (1.78%) MQTT
4 19 (1.13%) Internet
5 12 (0.71%) Firewall
6 10 (0.59%) DNS
6 10 (0.59%) VPN
7 9 (0.53%) LDAP
7 9 (0.53%) SSL
8 7 (0.42%) LAN
8 7 (0.42%) RTP
8 7 (0.42%) WAN
8 7 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (0.36%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.30%) DMARC
10 5 (0.30%) Kerberos
11 4 (0.24%) DMZ
12 3 (0.18%) SAN
12 3 (0.18%) Skype
12 3 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (9.49%) SQL Server
2 140 (8.30%) Big Data
3 117 (6.94%) Hadoop
4 110 (6.52%) MongoDB
5 102 (6.05%) NoSQL
6 86 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
7 64 (3.80%) Apache Cassandra
8 56 (3.32%) MySQL
9 49 (2.91%) Relational Database
10 45 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 38 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
12 28 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
13 25 (1.48%) Apache Hive
14 21 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 16 (0.95%) HBase
15 16 (0.95%) SQLite
16 14 (0.83%) CouchDB
16 14 (0.83%) Data Lake
16 14 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
17 13 (0.77%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 192 (11.39%) Git (software)
2 155 (9.19%) Jenkins
3 129 (7.65%) JIRA
4 97 (5.75%) Selenium
5 71 (4.21%) WebDriver
6 59 (3.50%) Cucumber
7 57 (3.38%) Maven
8 51 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
9 50 (2.97%) Subversion
10 38 (2.25%) Grunt
11 37 (2.19%) gulp
12 35 (2.08%) Mockito
13 32 (1.90%) JUnit
13 32 (1.90%) SpecFlow
14 31 (1.84%) TeamCity
15 26 (1.54%) NUnit
15 26 (1.54%) Visual Studio
16 22 (1.30%) Ant
17 21 (1.25%) Jasmine
17 21 (1.25%) webpack
General
1 426 (25.27%) Finance
2 306 (18.15%) Banking
3 120 (7.12%) Investment Banking
4 102 (6.05%) Front Office
5 70 (4.15%) Retail
6 49 (2.91%) Marketing
7 39 (2.31%) Back Office
8 33 (1.96%) Telecoms
9 29 (1.72%) Advertising
9 29 (1.72%) Financial Institution
10 20 (1.19%) Legal
11 19 (1.13%) Games
12 11 (0.65%) Retail Banking
13 9 (0.53%) Electronics
14 8 (0.47%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.42%) Law
15 7 (0.42%) Publishing
16 6 (0.36%) General Ledger
17 3 (0.18%) Automotive
18 2 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 850 (50.42%) Developer
2 271 (16.07%) Java Developer
3 221 (13.11%) Senior Developer
4 183 (10.85%) Analyst
5 130 (7.71%) Business Analyst
6 119 (7.06%) Senior Java Developer
7 83 (4.92%) Project Manager
8 79 (4.69%) Scala Developer
9 78 (4.63%) DevOps Engineer
10 72 (4.27%) C# Developer
10 72 (4.27%) Full Stack Developer
11 69 (4.09%) Agile Developer
11 69 (4.09%) Architect
12 68 (4.03%) JavaScript Developer
13 58 (3.44%) .NET Developer
14 55 (3.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 47 (2.79%) SQL Developer
16 42 (2.49%) Angular Developer
17 40 (2.37%) Agile Java Developer
18 39 (2.31%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 311 (18.45%) HTML
2 264 (15.66%) CSS
3 230 (13.64%) .NET
4 201 (11.92%) AngularJS
5 167 (9.91%) Web Services
6 165 (9.79%) HTML5
7 144 (8.54%) REST
8 136 (8.07%) Node.js
9 127 (7.53%) RESTful
10 113 (6.70%) JSON
11 111 (6.58%) Spring
12 110 (6.52%) React
13 109 (6.47%) jQuery
14 103 (6.11%) CSS3
15 93 (5.52%) XML
16 83 (4.92%) ASP.NET
16 83 (4.92%) Kafka
17 58 (3.44%) Akka
17 58 (3.44%) Sass
18 55 (3.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 127 (7.53%) User Experience
2 93 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (3.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 60 (3.56%) Derivative
5 59 (3.50%) Computer Science
6 57 (3.38%) Mobile App
7 55 (3.26%) Equities
8 46 (2.73%) Fintech
9 45 (2.67%) Fixed Income
9 45 (2.67%) Public Cloud
10 33 (1.96%) Video on Demand
11 27 (1.60%) Virtual Team
12 24 (1.42%) Market Risk
13 22 (1.30%) Streaming Video
14 21 (1.25%) Credit Risk
14 21 (1.25%) Equity Derivative
14 21 (1.25%) Management Information System
15 17 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
16 15 (0.89%) Data Structures
17 14 (0.83%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 178 (10.56%) Linux
2 99 (5.87%) Unix
3 85 (5.04%) Windows
4 69 (4.09%) Apple iOS
5 59 (3.50%) Android
6 25 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (1.07%) Windows Server
8 17 (1.01%) CentOS
9 9 (0.53%) Mac OS X
9 9 (0.53%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.24%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.24%) webOS
11 4 (0.24%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.24%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.24%) Windows Phone 7
11 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.18%) Solaris
12 3 (0.18%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 575 (34.10%) TDD
2 477 (28.29%) Scrum
3 329 (19.51%) BDD
4 271 (16.07%) DevOps
5 257 (15.24%) Continuous Integration
6 148 (8.78%) MVC
7 145 (8.60%) E-Commerce
7 145 (8.60%) Kanban
8 143 (8.48%) OO
8 143 (8.48%) Pair Programming
9 133 (7.89%) Microservices
10 127 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
11 126 (7.47%) Software Engineering
12 115 (6.82%) Waterfall
13 102 (6.05%) Project Management
14 89 (5.28%) Mentoring
15 88 (5.22%) Open Source
16 85 (5.04%) Analytics
17 84 (4.98%) Unit Testing
18 83 (4.92%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 552 (32.74%) Java
2 380 (22.54%) JavaScript
3 297 (17.62%) SQL
4 240 (14.23%) C#
5 199 (11.80%) Python
6 157 (9.31%) Scala
7 64 (3.80%) Ruby
8 55 (3.26%) T-SQL
9 54 (3.20%) PHP
10 52 (3.08%) Bash Shell
11 47 (2.79%) C
12 42 (2.49%) Perl
13 36 (2.14%) Shell Script
14 34 (2.02%) C++
15 30 (1.78%) PowerShell
16 28 (1.66%) PL/SQL
17 27 (1.60%) Apple Swift
18 24 (1.42%) Objective-C
19 22 (1.30%) ES6
20 17 (1.01%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 95 (5.63%) Degree
2 77 (4.57%) Security Cleared
3 51 (3.02%) SC Cleared
4 21 (1.25%) DV Cleared
5 18 (1.07%) ISEB
6 9 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (0.42%) CBAP
7 7 (0.42%) PMP
8 6 (0.36%) Chartered Engineer
8 6 (0.36%) CITP
8 6 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
9 5 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.24%) AWS Certification
10 4 (0.24%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.18%) CFA
12 2 (0.12%) APMP
12 2 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.12%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (6.35%) QA
2 17 (1.01%) Data Quality
3 16 (0.95%) MiFID
4 12 (0.71%) SDET
5 7 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
6 5 (0.30%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.24%) EMIR
7 4 (0.24%) SEPA
7 4 (0.24%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.12%) COBIT
9 2 (0.12%) GDPR
9 2 (0.12%) SLA
10 1 (0.059%) Basel III
10 1 (0.059%) GAAP
10 1 (0.059%) HL7
10 1 (0.059%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.059%) WAI
10 1 (0.059%) WCAG
System Software
1 89 (5.28%) Docker
2 13 (0.77%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.65%) HDFS
3 11 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.30%) vCloud
4 5 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.24%) Apache Flume
5 4 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.18%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.059%) Postfix
7 1 (0.059%) Squid
7 1 (0.059%) SRDF
7 1 (0.059%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.059%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 84 (4.98%) Puppet
2 57 (3.38%) Ansible
3 35 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (1.01%) Terraform
5 16 (0.95%) Kubernetes
6 7 (0.42%) logstash
6 7 (0.42%) Salt
7 6 (0.36%) Docker Swarm
7 6 (0.36%) Hadoop YARN
8 4 (0.24%) Cobbler
8 4 (0.24%) Grafana
8 4 (0.24%) Kibana
8 4 (0.24%) Mesos
8 4 (0.24%) Oozie
8 4 (0.24%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 4 (0.24%) SCOM
9 3 (0.18%) HAProxy
9 3 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 3 (0.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 137 (8.13%) Microsoft
2 108 (6.41%) Oracle
3 41 (2.43%) Atlassian
4 34 (2.02%) Adobe
5 29 (1.72%) SAP
6 26 (1.54%) Netezza
6 26 (1.54%) VMware
7 21 (1.25%) Red Hat
8 20 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
9 18 (1.07%) New Relic
10 16 (0.95%) Teradata
11 15 (0.89%) Sybase
12 13 (0.77%) Splunk
13 12 (0.71%) Google
14 11 (0.65%) IBM
14 11 (0.65%) ServiceNow
14 11 (0.65%) WorldPay
15 9 (0.53%) Cloudera
15 9 (0.53%) Vertica
16 8 (0.47%) Cisco
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