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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 898 723 1042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 28.37% 21.18% 18.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.57% 25.10% 22.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 771 611 850
Median daily rate £525 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £601 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £43.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +21.52%
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
2757 2881 4626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.11% 84.39% 80.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2183 2311 3625
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 £363 £310 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 21 49
Median hourly rate £26.25 £24.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +36.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.70 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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.

1 641 (33.46%) TDD
2 625 (32.62%) Java
3 543 (28.34%) Finance
4 525 (27.40%) Scrum
5 456 (23.80%) JavaScript
6 394 (20.56%) HTML
7 376 (19.62%) Banking
8 363 (18.95%) SQL
9 344 (17.95%) BDD
10 340 (17.75%) CSS
11 303 (15.81%) DevOps
12 302 (15.76%) Continuous Integration
13 287 (14.98%) C#
14 274 (14.30%) .NET
15 273 (14.25%) AngularJS
16 236 (12.32%) Python
17 230 (12.00%) HTML5
18 229 (11.95%) Amazon AWS
19 221 (11.53%) Git (software)
20 201 (10.49%) Web Services
21 193 (10.07%) Linux
22 190 (9.92%) E-Commerce
23 189 (9.86%) User Experience
24 185 (9.66%) SQL Server
25 181 (9.45%) Scala
26 172 (8.98%) Jenkins
27 168 (8.77%) MVC
28 167 (8.72%) REST
29 166 (8.66%) Big Data
30 160 (8.35%) 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
1 109 (5.69%) Apache Spark
2 56 (2.92%) Apache
3 50 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
4 41 (2.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 39 (2.04%) CMS
5 39 (2.04%) Confluence
6 37 (1.93%) SharePoint
7 18 (0.94%) JBoss
8 17 (0.89%) Tomcat
9 16 (0.84%) Cloud Foundry
10 14 (0.73%) Mule
10 14 (0.73%) WebSphere
11 13 (0.68%) IIS
12 12 (0.63%) Mule ESB
13 11 (0.57%) Apache Solr
14 10 (0.52%) Drupal
15 9 (0.47%) Apache Pig
15 9 (0.47%) Jetty
16 8 (0.42%) NServiceBus
16 8 (0.42%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 62 (3.24%) MS Excel
2 22 (1.15%) MS Office
3 15 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.73%) MS Project
5 9 (0.47%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.16%) InVision
8 3 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.10%) HipChat
10 1 (0.052%) Flinto
10 1 (0.052%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.052%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 22 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.31%) SAP FI
4 4 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.10%) CA PPM
5 2 (0.10%) Endur
5 2 (0.10%) Magento
5 2 (0.10%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.10%) Summit
6 1 (0.052%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.052%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
6 1 (0.052%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.052%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.052%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.052%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.052%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.052%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.052%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.052%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 229 (11.95%) Amazon AWS
2 139 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (2.14%) GitHub
4 24 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
4 24 (1.25%) IaaS
5 23 (1.20%) PaaS
6 19 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
8 16 (0.84%) Office 365
8 16 (0.84%) SaaS
8 16 (0.84%) TestFlight
9 12 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.26%) Google Compute Engine
10 5 (0.26%) OpenShift
11 4 (0.21%) Amazon Kinesis
11 4 (0.21%) G Suite
11 4 (0.21%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.16%) Force.com
12 3 (0.16%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 70 (3.65%) HTTP
2 33 (1.72%) RTSP
3 30 (1.57%) MQTT
4 19 (0.99%) Internet
5 17 (0.89%) VPN
6 14 (0.73%) Firewall
7 10 (0.52%) Intranet
7 10 (0.52%) LAN
7 10 (0.52%) Network Security
7 10 (0.52%) SSL
8 9 (0.47%) DNS
9 7 (0.37%) LDAP
10 6 (0.31%) FTP
10 6 (0.31%) WAN
11 5 (0.26%) DMARC
11 5 (0.26%) DMZ
11 5 (0.26%) TCP/IP
12 4 (0.21%) Kerberos
12 4 (0.21%) Reverse Proxy
12 4 (0.21%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (9.66%) SQL Server
2 166 (8.66%) Big Data
3 141 (7.36%) MongoDB
4 139 (7.25%) Hadoop
5 111 (5.79%) NoSQL
6 103 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
7 76 (3.97%) MySQL
8 73 (3.81%) Apache Cassandra
9 63 (3.29%) Relational Database
10 56 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
11 48 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 30 (1.57%) SQLite
13 28 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 26 (1.36%) Apache Hive
15 23 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
16 22 (1.15%) CouchDB
17 19 (0.99%) Azure SQL Database
17 19 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
18 17 (0.89%) Oracle Database
19 16 (0.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 221 (11.53%) Git (software)
2 172 (8.98%) Jenkins
3 133 (6.94%) JIRA
4 93 (4.85%) Selenium
5 84 (4.38%) Maven
6 67 (3.50%) Subversion
7 60 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 57 (2.97%) Cucumber
9 56 (2.92%) WebDriver
10 43 (2.24%) TeamCity
11 41 (2.14%) Grunt
12 39 (2.04%) gulp
13 38 (1.98%) JUnit
14 36 (1.88%) Visual Studio
15 30 (1.57%) Ant
16 29 (1.51%) Gradle
17 28 (1.46%) Bower
18 26 (1.36%) Sonatype Nexus
19 25 (1.30%) Hudson
19 25 (1.30%) SpecFlow
General
1 543 (28.34%) Finance
2 376 (19.62%) Banking
3 149 (7.78%) Investment Banking
4 109 (5.69%) Retail
5 98 (5.11%) Front Office
6 87 (4.54%) Marketing
7 52 (2.71%) Financial Institution
8 50 (2.61%) Back Office
9 43 (2.24%) Legal
10 37 (1.93%) Advertising
11 33 (1.72%) Games
12 32 (1.67%) Telecoms
13 19 (0.99%) Law
14 18 (0.94%) Publishing
15 11 (0.57%) Retail Banking
16 8 (0.42%) Electronics
16 8 (0.42%) Manufacturing
17 7 (0.37%) General Ledger
18 3 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
19 2 (0.10%) French Language
Job Titles
1 996 (51.98%) Developer
2 301 (15.71%) Java Developer
3 246 (12.84%) Senior Developer
4 212 (11.06%) Analyst
5 151 (7.88%) Business Analyst
6 121 (6.32%) Senior Java Developer
7 93 (4.85%) C# Developer
7 93 (4.85%) Project Manager
8 89 (4.65%) DevOps Engineer
9 86 (4.49%) .NET Developer
10 85 (4.44%) Agile Developer
11 82 (4.28%) Scala Developer
12 79 (4.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 74 (3.86%) Full Stack Developer
13 74 (3.86%) JavaScript Developer
14 68 (3.55%) Architect
15 63 (3.29%) Angular Developer
16 46 (2.40%) HTML Developer
17 42 (2.19%) Agile Java Developer
18 40 (2.09%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 394 (20.56%) HTML
2 340 (17.75%) CSS
3 274 (14.30%) .NET
4 273 (14.25%) AngularJS
5 230 (12.00%) HTML5
6 201 (10.49%) Web Services
7 167 (8.72%) REST
8 160 (8.35%) Node.js
9 152 (7.93%) CSS3
10 143 (7.46%) jQuery
11 128 (6.68%) RESTful
12 120 (6.26%) JSON
13 113 (5.90%) React
14 112 (5.85%) XML
15 105 (5.48%) ASP.NET
16 100 (5.22%) Spring
17 84 (4.38%) Kafka
18 74 (3.86%) Ajax
19 72 (3.76%) SOAP
20 62 (3.24%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 189 (9.86%) User Experience
2 127 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
3 95 (4.96%) Computer Science
4 69 (3.60%) Equities
4 69 (3.60%) Mobile App
5 63 (3.29%) Public Cloud
6 58 (3.03%) Fixed Income
6 58 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 52 (2.71%) Derivative
8 49 (2.56%) Virtual Team
9 44 (2.30%) Fintech
10 41 (2.14%) Management Information System
11 36 (1.88%) Mathematics
12 31 (1.62%) Video on Demand
13 27 (1.41%) Market Risk
14 23 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
14 23 (1.20%) Visualisation
15 18 (0.94%) Algorithms
15 18 (0.94%) Streaming Video
16 16 (0.84%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 193 (10.07%) Linux
2 97 (5.06%) Unix
3 87 (4.54%) Apple iOS
4 82 (4.28%) Windows
5 70 (3.65%) Android
6 20 (1.04%) Ubuntu
7 18 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (0.73%) CentOS
8 14 (0.73%) Mac OS X
9 13 (0.68%) Windows Server
10 6 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.26%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.21%) Solaris
12 4 (0.21%) webOS
12 4 (0.21%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (0.21%) Windows Phone
12 4 (0.21%) Windows Phone 7
13 3 (0.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 641 (33.46%) TDD
2 525 (27.40%) Scrum
3 344 (17.95%) BDD
4 303 (15.81%) DevOps
5 302 (15.76%) Continuous Integration
6 190 (9.92%) E-Commerce
7 168 (8.77%) MVC
8 145 (7.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 144 (7.52%) Software Engineering
10 143 (7.46%) Kanban
10 143 (7.46%) Pair Programming
11 140 (7.31%) OO
12 136 (7.10%) Project Management
13 131 (6.84%) Front End Development
14 128 (6.68%) Waterfall
15 117 (6.11%) Open Source
16 114 (5.95%) Microservices
17 111 (5.79%) Business Analysis
17 111 (5.79%) SDLC
18 107 (5.58%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 625 (32.62%) Java
2 456 (23.80%) JavaScript
3 363 (18.95%) SQL
4 287 (14.98%) C#
5 236 (12.32%) Python
6 181 (9.45%) Scala
7 95 (4.96%) Ruby
8 69 (3.60%) PHP
9 59 (3.08%) T-SQL
10 52 (2.71%) Perl
11 51 (2.66%) C
12 47 (2.45%) Bash Shell
13 43 (2.24%) C++
14 39 (2.04%) Apple Swift
14 39 (2.04%) Objective-C
15 34 (1.77%) Shell Script
16 28 (1.46%) Clojure
17 26 (1.36%) Groovy
18 25 (1.30%) PowerShell
19 23 (1.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 124 (6.47%) Degree
2 76 (3.97%) Security Cleared
3 48 (2.51%) SC Cleared
4 28 (1.46%) ISEB
5 27 (1.41%) DV Cleared
6 10 (0.52%) CBAP
6 10 (0.52%) PMP
7 9 (0.47%) Chartered Engineer
7 9 (0.47%) CITP
8 8 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
9 7 (0.37%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (0.21%) CTC Cleared
12 3 (0.16%) CISSP
12 3 (0.16%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.10%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.10%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (5.79%) QA
2 18 (0.94%) Data Quality
3 15 (0.78%) MiFID
4 13 (0.68%) SDET
5 7 (0.37%) Solvency II
6 5 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
7 4 (0.21%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (0.16%) WCAG
9 2 (0.10%) COBIT
9 2 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.10%) EMIR
9 2 (0.10%) FATCA
9 2 (0.10%) SEPA
10 1 (0.052%) GAAP
10 1 (0.052%) Government Security Classifications
10 1 (0.052%) HL7
10 1 (0.052%) ISO20022
10 1 (0.052%) SLA
10 1 (0.052%) WAI
System Software
1 80 (4.18%) Docker
2 20 (1.04%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.63%) HDFS
5 5 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.21%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.16%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.16%) KVM
7 3 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.16%) SRDF
7 3 (0.16%) vCloud
8 2 (0.10%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.10%) NFS
8 2 (0.10%) Postfix
8 2 (0.10%) Squid
8 2 (0.10%) Xen
9 1 (0.052%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.052%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 101 (5.27%) Puppet
2 66 (3.44%) Opscode Chef
3 65 (3.39%) Ansible
4 18 (0.94%) Terraform
5 16 (0.84%) Kubernetes
6 13 (0.68%) Salt
7 12 (0.63%) logstash
8 6 (0.31%) Kibana
9 5 (0.26%) Grafana
9 5 (0.26%) Hadoop YARN
9 5 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.26%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.21%) Nagios
11 3 (0.16%) Oozie
11 3 (0.16%) Rancher
12 2 (0.10%) Ambari
12 2 (0.10%) Graphite
12 2 (0.10%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.10%) Rundeck
12 2 (0.10%) SCOM
Vendors
1 130 (6.78%) Microsoft
2 106 (5.53%) Oracle
3 49 (2.56%) Google
4 45 (2.35%) Atlassian
5 31 (1.62%) SAP
6 30 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
7 28 (1.46%) Adobe
7 28 (1.46%) Netezza
8 24 (1.25%) VMware
9 21 (1.10%) Teradata
10 19 (0.99%) Splunk
11 18 (0.94%) IBM
11 18 (0.94%) Red Hat
12 16 (0.84%) Cisco
12 16 (0.84%) New Relic
12 16 (0.84%) Tableau
13 15 (0.78%) Sybase
14 14 (0.73%) Apple
15 12 (0.63%) hybris
16 11 (0.57%) ServiceNow
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 6 months contract initial
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £500/day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £601 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago