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 26 August 2016 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 1033 1119 994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.41% 20.46% 16.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.05% 24.97% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 870 934 776
Median daily rate £483 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.57% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £24.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
Agile Software Development
London

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
3034 4482 4708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.36% 81.95% 79.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2436 3543 3495
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 43 47
Median hourly rate £17.25 £21.75 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.68% -1.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.01 £40.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

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 26 August 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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.

1 629 (33.23%) TDD
2 589 (31.11%) Java
3 573 (30.27%) Finance
4 553 (29.21%) Scrum
5 408 (21.55%) JavaScript
6 367 (19.39%) HTML
7 357 (18.86%) BDD
8 346 (18.28%) SQL
9 325 (17.17%) Banking
10 311 (16.43%) CSS
11 296 (15.64%) C#
12 292 (15.43%) .NET
13 281 (14.84%) Continuous Integration
14 252 (13.31%) DevOps
15 241 (12.73%) AngularJS
16 219 (11.57%) HTML5
17 204 (10.78%) Linux
18 203 (10.72%) Amazon AWS
19 196 (10.35%) SQL Server
20 194 (10.25%) E-Commerce
21 192 (10.14%) User Experience
22 187 (9.88%) Git (software)
23 182 (9.61%) Web Services
24 172 (9.09%) Python
25 166 (8.77%) Project Management
26 145 (7.66%) MVC
27 143 (7.55%) QA
28 142 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
28 142 (7.50%) Pair Programming
29 141 (7.45%) Node.js

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 48 (2.54%) Confluence
2 45 (2.38%) Apache Spark
3 44 (2.32%) CMS
4 36 (1.90%) Apache
4 36 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
5 34 (1.80%) SharePoint
6 24 (1.27%) WebSphere
7 22 (1.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 21 (1.11%) Tomcat
9 16 (0.85%) IIS
9 16 (0.85%) JBoss
10 12 (0.63%) Mule
10 12 (0.63%) Oracle Coherence
11 10 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
12 9 (0.48%) Mule ESB
12 9 (0.48%) nginx
12 9 (0.48%) OpenStack
12 9 (0.48%) SAS
13 8 (0.42%) Jetty
14 7 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 59 (3.12%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.48%) MS Office
3 17 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.74%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.69%) MS Project
6 7 (0.37%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.16%) InVision
10 2 (0.11%) HipChat
11 1 (0.053%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.053%) Flinto
Business Applications
1 25 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.26%) Eloqua
4 4 (0.21%) Unica
5 3 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.11%) Magento
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.11%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.053%) Maximo
7 1 (0.053%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.053%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.053%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.053%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.053%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
7 1 (0.053%) RMDS
7 1 (0.053%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.053%) Summit
7 1 (0.053%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 203 (10.72%) Amazon AWS
2 99 (5.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (1.58%) GitHub
4 27 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (0.95%) IaaS
7 17 (0.90%) PaaS
8 16 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
9 13 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
10 12 (0.63%) TestFlight
11 10 (0.53%) Office 365
12 9 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
13 8 (0.42%) OpenShift
14 7 (0.37%) Google Analytics
14 7 (0.37%) SaaS
15 6 (0.32%) Force.com
15 6 (0.32%) Google Compute Engine
16 5 (0.26%) Google Apps
17 4 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 4 (0.21%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 41 (2.17%) HTTP
2 23 (1.22%) Firewall
3 22 (1.16%) DNS
4 20 (1.06%) TCP/IP
5 19 (1.00%) VPN
6 17 (0.90%) Internet
7 16 (0.85%) LAN
8 13 (0.69%) Network Security
9 12 (0.63%) Intranet
9 12 (0.63%) SSL
9 12 (0.63%) WAN
10 8 (0.42%) DMZ
11 6 (0.32%) FTP
11 6 (0.32%) LDAP
12 5 (0.26%) NAS
12 5 (0.26%) SAN
12 5 (0.26%) VoIP
13 4 (0.21%) Fibre Channel
13 4 (0.21%) HTTPS
13 4 (0.21%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (10.35%) SQL Server
2 121 (6.39%) MongoDB
3 107 (5.65%) Big Data
4 100 (5.28%) NoSQL
5 87 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
6 74 (3.91%) Hadoop
7 70 (3.70%) MySQL
8 60 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
9 55 (2.91%) Relational Database
10 52 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
11 43 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 31 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 29 (1.53%) SQLite
14 23 (1.22%) Oracle Database
15 20 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 19 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
17 17 (0.90%) Apache Hive
17 17 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 16 (0.85%) CouchDB
19 15 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 187 (9.88%) Git (software)
2 138 (7.29%) Jenkins
3 136 (7.18%) JIRA
4 112 (5.92%) Selenium
5 108 (5.71%) Maven
6 73 (3.86%) Cucumber
7 63 (3.33%) Subversion
8 61 (3.22%) WebDriver
9 59 (3.12%) Team Foundation Server
10 56 (2.96%) TeamCity
11 48 (2.54%) IntelliJ
12 47 (2.48%) gulp
13 46 (2.43%) JUnit
14 36 (1.90%) Grunt
15 34 (1.80%) Visual Studio
16 32 (1.69%) Eclipse
17 29 (1.53%) Artifactory
17 29 (1.53%) Gradle
18 28 (1.48%) Octopus Deploy
19 27 (1.43%) Ant
General
1 573 (30.27%) Finance
2 325 (17.17%) Banking
3 122 (6.44%) Investment Banking
4 119 (6.29%) Retail
5 95 (5.02%) Marketing
6 90 (4.75%) Front Office
7 56 (2.96%) Financial Institution
8 48 (2.54%) Legal
9 44 (2.32%) Advertising
10 41 (2.17%) Games
11 36 (1.90%) Back Office
11 36 (1.90%) Publishing
12 27 (1.43%) Law
13 23 (1.22%) Telecoms
14 11 (0.58%) Retail Banking
15 8 (0.42%) Electronics
16 7 (0.37%) Manufacturing
17 4 (0.21%) Billing
18 3 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
18 3 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 938 (49.55%) Developer
2 292 (15.43%) Java Developer
3 260 (13.73%) Senior Developer
4 206 (10.88%) Analyst
5 135 (7.13%) Business Analyst
6 124 (6.55%) C# Developer
7 121 (6.39%) Project Manager
8 119 (6.29%) Agile Developer
9 109 (5.76%) Senior Java Developer
10 96 (5.07%) DevOps Engineer
11 80 (4.23%) .NET Developer
12 75 (3.96%) Agile Java Developer
13 73 (3.86%) Architect
13 73 (3.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 67 (3.54%) JavaScript Developer
15 52 (2.75%) Web Developer
16 51 (2.69%) Full Stack Developer
17 49 (2.59%) Angular Developer
18 47 (2.48%) Scala Developer
19 46 (2.43%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 367 (19.39%) HTML
2 311 (16.43%) CSS
3 292 (15.43%) .NET
4 241 (12.73%) AngularJS
5 219 (11.57%) HTML5
6 182 (9.61%) Web Services
7 141 (7.45%) Node.js
8 138 (7.29%) REST
9 137 (7.24%) CSS3
10 132 (6.97%) jQuery
11 117 (6.18%) Spring
12 95 (5.02%) XML
13 93 (4.91%) ASP.NET
14 92 (4.86%) RESTful
15 84 (4.44%) React
16 75 (3.96%) Ajax
17 69 (3.65%) Sass
18 67 (3.54%) JSON
18 67 (3.54%) SOAP
19 59 (3.12%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 192 (10.14%) User Experience
2 137 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
3 83 (4.38%) Mobile App
4 79 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 61 (3.22%) Derivative
6 52 (2.75%) Equities
6 52 (2.75%) Fixed Income
7 42 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 41 (2.17%) Management Information System
9 40 (2.11%) Public Cloud
10 39 (2.06%) Virtual Team
11 29 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
11 29 (1.53%) Fintech
11 29 (1.53%) Mathematics
12 24 (1.27%) Visualisation
13 22 (1.16%) Digital Media
14 21 (1.11%) Market Risk
15 20 (1.06%) Algorithms
16 17 (0.90%) Data Centre
17 15 (0.79%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 204 (10.78%) Linux
2 102 (5.39%) Unix
3 86 (4.54%) Apple iOS
4 75 (3.96%) Windows
5 73 (3.86%) Android
6 24 (1.27%) Ubuntu
7 13 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (0.58%) CentOS
8 11 (0.58%) Mac OS X
9 10 (0.53%) Windows Server
10 9 (0.48%) Solaris
11 4 (0.21%) AIX
11 4 (0.21%) CoreOS
12 3 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (0.16%) SUSE
12 3 (0.16%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.16%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 629 (33.23%) TDD
2 553 (29.21%) Scrum
3 357 (18.86%) BDD
4 281 (14.84%) Continuous Integration
5 252 (13.31%) DevOps
6 194 (10.25%) E-Commerce
7 166 (8.77%) Project Management
8 145 (7.66%) MVC
9 142 (7.50%) Pair Programming
9 142 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 140 (7.40%) Kanban
11 125 (6.60%) OO
12 122 (6.44%) Front End Development
12 122 (6.44%) SDLC
13 121 (6.39%) Waterfall
14 119 (6.29%) User Stories
15 117 (6.18%) Open Source
16 113 (5.97%) Web Development
17 110 (5.81%) Software Engineering
18 106 (5.60%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 589 (31.11%) Java
2 408 (21.55%) JavaScript
3 346 (18.28%) SQL
4 296 (15.64%) C#
5 172 (9.09%) Python
6 121 (6.39%) Scala
7 108 (5.71%) Ruby
8 58 (3.06%) PHP
9 53 (2.80%) Perl
10 49 (2.59%) Objective-C
11 44 (2.32%) Apple Swift
11 44 (2.32%) Shell Script
12 43 (2.27%) Bash Shell
13 41 (2.17%) T-SQL
14 40 (2.11%) C++
15 33 (1.74%) Clojure
16 31 (1.64%) PL/SQL
17 27 (1.43%) Groovy
18 24 (1.27%) C
19 23 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 113 (5.97%) Degree
2 89 (4.70%) Security Cleared
3 50 (2.64%) SC Cleared
4 34 (1.80%) ISEB
5 24 (1.27%) DV Cleared
6 22 (1.16%) PMP
7 18 (0.95%) ISTQB
8 14 (0.74%) PMI Certification
9 11 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 9 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 8 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
12 5 (0.26%) CBAP
12 5 (0.26%) Chartered Engineer
12 5 (0.26%) CITP
13 4 (0.21%) APMP
13 4 (0.21%) CTC Cleared
13 4 (0.21%) PhD
14 3 (0.16%) CLAS
14 3 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 2 (0.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 143 (7.55%) QA
2 13 (0.69%) Data Quality
3 12 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
4 11 (0.58%) SDET
5 9 (0.48%) MiFID
6 7 (0.37%) Solvency II
7 4 (0.21%) FATCA
7 4 (0.21%) Government Security Classifications
8 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.16%) WCAG
9 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.053%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.053%) HL7
10 1 (0.053%) ISO20022
10 1 (0.053%) P3O
10 1 (0.053%) SEPA
10 1 (0.053%) WAI
System Software
1 58 (3.06%) Docker
2 25 (1.32%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.37%) HDFS
4 7 (0.37%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.32%) Xen
6 5 (0.26%) KVM
7 4 (0.21%) NFS
7 4 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.21%) SRDF
8 3 (0.16%) Ceph
8 3 (0.16%) etcd
8 3 (0.16%) flannel
8 3 (0.16%) GlusterFS
8 3 (0.16%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.16%) vSphere
9 2 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.11%) XenServer
10 1 (0.053%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 131 (6.92%) Puppet
2 107 (5.65%) Opscode Chef
3 75 (3.96%) Ansible
4 16 (0.85%) Terraform
5 15 (0.79%) Kubernetes
6 14 (0.74%) logstash
7 11 (0.58%) Salt
8 10 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (0.32%) Kibana
9 6 (0.32%) Nagios
10 5 (0.26%) Graphite
10 5 (0.26%) Packer
11 4 (0.21%) Mesos
11 4 (0.21%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.16%) Grafana
12 3 (0.16%) HAProxy
12 3 (0.16%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 3 (0.16%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 3 (0.16%) Rundeck
12 3 (0.16%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 121 (6.39%) Oracle
2 115 (6.08%) Microsoft
3 51 (2.69%) Google
4 47 (2.48%) Atlassian
5 37 (1.95%) IBM
6 32 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
6 32 (1.69%) Splunk
7 26 (1.37%) Tableau
8 23 (1.22%) Apple
8 23 (1.22%) SAP
9 22 (1.16%) hybris
10 21 (1.11%) VMware
11 20 (1.06%) Adobe
11 20 (1.06%) Netezza
12 17 (0.90%) New Relic
13 15 (0.79%) Cisco
13 15 (0.79%) Red Hat
13 15 (0.79%) Sybase
14 11 (0.58%) ATG
14 11 (0.58%) HP
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