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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
London / City of London
Rank 3 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 754 636 966
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 25.91% 21.24% 18.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.14% 25.11% 23.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 539 797
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 £395 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +21.62%

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
2502 2533 4189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.98% 84.57% 81.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1978 1998 3290
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 £360 £318 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 34
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.80 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.96% +63.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.16 £18.79 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

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 16 January 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 586 (32.90%) Java
2 585 (32.85%) TDD
3 509 (28.58%) Scrum
4 497 (27.91%) Finance
5 404 (22.68%) JavaScript
6 351 (19.71%) Banking
7 349 (19.60%) HTML
7 349 (19.60%) SQL
8 325 (18.25%) BDD
9 295 (16.56%) CSS
10 286 (16.06%) DevOps
11 278 (15.61%) Continuous Integration
12 265 (14.88%) C#
13 245 (13.76%) .NET
14 232 (13.03%) AngularJS
15 230 (12.91%) Python
16 209 (11.73%) Git (software)
17 202 (11.34%) Amazon AWS
18 193 (10.84%) HTML5
19 187 (10.50%) Linux
20 179 (10.05%) Web Services
21 170 (9.55%) Scala
22 167 (9.38%) SQL Server
23 160 (8.98%) Big Data
24 155 (8.70%) Jenkins
25 151 (8.48%) User Experience
26 148 (8.31%) E-Commerce
26 148 (8.31%) Pair Programming
26 148 (8.31%) Kanban
27 145 (8.14%) Software Engineering

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
1 105 (5.90%) Apache Spark
2 56 (3.14%) Apache
3 43 (2.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 38 (2.13%) Confluence
5 36 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
6 35 (1.97%) CMS
7 33 (1.85%) SharePoint
8 16 (0.90%) JBoss
9 15 (0.84%) Tomcat
10 12 (0.67%) WebSphere
11 10 (0.56%) Apache Pig
12 9 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
12 9 (0.51%) Drupal
12 9 (0.51%) Jetty
12 9 (0.51%) Mule
12 9 (0.51%) Mule ESB
13 8 (0.45%) Apache Solr
13 8 (0.45%) IIS
13 8 (0.45%) NServiceBus
13 8 (0.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 54 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 16 (0.90%) MS Office
3 13 (0.73%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.56%) MS Project
6 8 (0.45%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.17%) InVision
10 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.056%) Flinto
11 1 (0.056%) HipChat
11 1 (0.056%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.056%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.34%) SAP FI
4 4 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.11%) CA PPM
5 2 (0.11%) Magento
5 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.11%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.11%) Summit
6 1 (0.056%) Endur
6 1 (0.056%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.056%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.056%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.056%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.056%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.056%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.056%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 202 (11.34%) Amazon AWS
2 114 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (2.08%) GitHub
4 25 (1.40%) IaaS
4 25 (1.40%) PaaS
5 23 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
7 15 (0.84%) Office 365
8 13 (0.73%) SaaS
9 12 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
10 10 (0.56%) TestFlight
11 8 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
12 4 (0.22%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.17%) OpenShift
14 2 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 2 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
14 2 (0.11%) Datadog
14 2 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
14 2 (0.11%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 77 (4.32%) HTTP
2 37 (2.08%) RTSP
3 30 (1.68%) MQTT
4 20 (1.12%) Internet
5 15 (0.84%) Firewall
6 11 (0.62%) VPN
7 10 (0.56%) SSL
8 9 (0.51%) Intranet
8 9 (0.51%) LAN
9 8 (0.45%) Network Security
10 7 (0.39%) LDAP
10 7 (0.39%) RTP
11 6 (0.34%) DNS
11 6 (0.34%) WAN
12 5 (0.28%) DMARC
12 5 (0.28%) DMZ
12 5 (0.28%) FTP
12 5 (0.28%) TCP/IP
13 4 (0.22%) Kerberos
13 4 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 160 (8.98%) Big Data
3 129 (7.24%) Hadoop
4 126 (7.07%) MongoDB
5 112 (6.29%) NoSQL
6 100 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
7 70 (3.93%) Apache Cassandra
8 68 (3.82%) MySQL
9 55 (3.09%) Relational Database
10 48 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 46 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
12 27 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
13 26 (1.46%) Apache Hive
14 24 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 21 (1.18%) Oracle Database
16 18 (1.01%) CouchDB
16 18 (1.01%) HBase
16 18 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
16 18 (1.01%) SQLite
17 15 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 209 (11.73%) Git (software)
2 155 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 124 (6.96%) JIRA
4 89 (5.00%) Selenium
5 72 (4.04%) Maven
6 65 (3.65%) Subversion
7 63 (3.54%) WebDriver
8 57 (3.20%) Cucumber
9 54 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
10 37 (2.08%) Grunt
11 36 (2.02%) gulp
12 33 (1.85%) Visual Studio
13 30 (1.68%) TeamCity
14 28 (1.57%) Ant
14 28 (1.57%) JUnit
15 27 (1.52%) Mockito
15 27 (1.52%) NUnit
16 25 (1.40%) Gradle
16 25 (1.40%) SpecFlow
17 22 (1.24%) Bower
General
1 497 (27.91%) Finance
2 351 (19.71%) Banking
3 134 (7.52%) Investment Banking
4 101 (5.67%) Front Office
5 100 (5.61%) Retail
6 73 (4.10%) Marketing
7 51 (2.86%) Financial Institution
8 42 (2.36%) Back Office
9 38 (2.13%) Advertising
10 31 (1.74%) Telecoms
11 29 (1.63%) Legal
12 23 (1.29%) Games
13 15 (0.84%) Retail Banking
14 14 (0.79%) Law
15 9 (0.51%) Electronics
15 9 (0.51%) Manufacturing
16 8 (0.45%) General Ledger
16 8 (0.45%) Publishing
17 3 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
18 2 (0.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 909 (51.04%) Developer
2 274 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 227 (12.75%) Senior Developer
4 194 (10.89%) Analyst
5 136 (7.64%) Business Analyst
6 118 (6.63%) Senior Java Developer
7 92 (5.17%) Project Manager
8 81 (4.55%) C# Developer
8 81 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
9 78 (4.38%) Scala Developer
10 74 (4.15%) Full Stack Developer
11 73 (4.10%) Agile Developer
12 70 (3.93%) .NET Developer
13 68 (3.82%) Architect
14 62 (3.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 62 (3.48%) JavaScript Developer
15 61 (3.43%) Angular Developer
16 43 (2.41%) SQL Developer
17 39 (2.19%) Scrum Master
17 39 (2.19%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 349 (19.60%) HTML
2 295 (16.56%) CSS
3 245 (13.76%) .NET
4 232 (13.03%) AngularJS
5 193 (10.84%) HTML5
6 179 (10.05%) Web Services
7 145 (8.14%) REST
8 144 (8.09%) Node.js
9 134 (7.52%) RESTful
10 133 (7.47%) jQuery
11 119 (6.68%) CSS3
12 115 (6.46%) JSON
13 106 (5.95%) Spring
14 103 (5.78%) React
15 101 (5.67%) XML
16 88 (4.94%) ASP.NET
16 88 (4.94%) Kafka
17 66 (3.71%) Ajax
18 63 (3.54%) Akka
19 58 (3.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 151 (8.48%) User Experience
2 110 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
3 86 (4.83%) Computer Science
4 71 (3.99%) Equities
5 60 (3.37%) Fixed Income
6 58 (3.26%) Mobile App
7 56 (3.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 54 (3.03%) Derivative
9 47 (2.64%) Public Cloud
10 44 (2.47%) Fintech
10 44 (2.47%) Virtual Team
11 34 (1.91%) Mathematics
12 32 (1.80%) Video on Demand
13 31 (1.74%) Management Information System
14 27 (1.52%) Market Risk
15 22 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
15 22 (1.24%) Streaming Video
16 20 (1.12%) Visualisation
17 18 (1.01%) Equity Derivative
18 15 (0.84%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 187 (10.50%) Linux
2 95 (5.33%) Unix
3 84 (4.72%) Windows
4 77 (4.32%) Apple iOS
5 55 (3.09%) Android
6 20 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (0.84%) Ubuntu
8 13 (0.73%) CentOS
9 12 (0.67%) Windows Server
10 11 (0.62%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.28%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.22%) webOS
12 4 (0.22%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (0.22%) Windows Phone
12 4 (0.22%) Windows Phone 7
13 3 (0.17%) AIX
13 3 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 585 (32.85%) TDD
2 509 (28.58%) Scrum
3 325 (18.25%) BDD
4 286 (16.06%) DevOps
5 278 (15.61%) Continuous Integration
6 148 (8.31%) E-Commerce
6 148 (8.31%) Kanban
6 148 (8.31%) Pair Programming
7 145 (8.14%) MVC
7 145 (8.14%) Software Engineering
8 137 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 136 (7.64%) OO
10 125 (7.02%) Project Management
11 122 (6.85%) Waterfall
12 112 (6.29%) Microservices
13 109 (6.12%) Front End Development
14 103 (5.78%) Business Analysis
15 101 (5.67%) Automated Testing
16 99 (5.56%) SDLC
17 94 (5.28%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 586 (32.90%) Java
2 404 (22.68%) JavaScript
3 349 (19.60%) SQL
4 265 (14.88%) C#
5 230 (12.91%) Python
6 170 (9.55%) Scala
7 76 (4.27%) Ruby
8 62 (3.48%) PHP
9 59 (3.31%) T-SQL
10 49 (2.75%) Perl
11 48 (2.70%) C
12 47 (2.64%) Bash Shell
13 39 (2.19%) C++
14 36 (2.02%) Shell Script
15 34 (1.91%) Apple Swift
16 29 (1.63%) Objective-C
17 28 (1.57%) PL/SQL
17 28 (1.57%) PowerShell
18 25 (1.40%) TypeScript
19 22 (1.24%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 115 (6.46%) Degree
2 78 (4.38%) Security Cleared
3 53 (2.98%) SC Cleared
4 24 (1.35%) DV Cleared
5 23 (1.29%) ISEB
6 11 (0.62%) PMP
7 7 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (0.39%) CBAP
8 6 (0.34%) Chartered Engineer
8 6 (0.34%) CITP
8 6 (0.34%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
9 5 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.11%) APMP
11 2 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.11%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (5.61%) QA
2 17 (0.95%) Data Quality
3 15 (0.84%) MiFID
4 13 (0.73%) SDET
5 7 (0.39%) Solvency II
6 6 (0.34%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.17%) EMIR
7 3 (0.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.11%) COBIT
8 2 (0.11%) WCAG
9 1 (0.056%) GAAP
9 1 (0.056%) GDPR
9 1 (0.056%) Government Security Classifications
9 1 (0.056%) HL7
9 1 (0.056%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.056%) SEPA
9 1 (0.056%) SLA
9 1 (0.056%) WAI
System Software
1 87 (4.88%) Docker
2 18 (1.01%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.73%) HDFS
4 11 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.17%) vCloud
7 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.11%) KVM
7 2 (0.11%) SRDF
8 1 (0.056%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.056%) NFS
8 1 (0.056%) Postfix
8 1 (0.056%) Squid
8 1 (0.056%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.056%) vSphere
8 1 (0.056%) Xen
Systems Management
1 96 (5.39%) Puppet
2 60 (3.37%) Ansible
3 48 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (0.95%) Terraform
5 16 (0.90%) Kubernetes
6 13 (0.73%) Salt
7 11 (0.62%) logstash
8 6 (0.34%) Grafana
8 6 (0.34%) Kibana
9 5 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
10 4 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.22%) Oozie
10 4 (0.22%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.17%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.17%) SCOM
12 2 (0.11%) Ambari
12 2 (0.11%) Graphite
12 2 (0.11%) Mesos
12 2 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 2 (0.11%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 132 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 106 (5.95%) Oracle
3 45 (2.53%) Atlassian
4 37 (2.08%) Google
5 33 (1.85%) Adobe
6 31 (1.74%) SAP
7 29 (1.63%) Netezza
8 23 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
9 21 (1.18%) Red Hat
9 21 (1.18%) VMware
10 19 (1.07%) New Relic
10 19 (1.07%) Teradata
11 18 (1.01%) Splunk
12 14 (0.79%) Sybase
13 13 (0.73%) Apple
13 13 (0.73%) IBM
13 13 (0.73%) ServiceNow
14 12 (0.67%) Cisco
15 11 (0.62%) hybris
15 11 (0.62%) Tableau
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