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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 945 1251 1003
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 28.13% 21.04% 16.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.76% 26.01% 21.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 811 1042 787
Median daily rate £475 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £24.50 £53.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -54.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £39.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+10.82% +9.02%
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
2885 4809 4743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.89% 80.86% 80.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2355 3808 3530
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £322 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 49 49
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.75 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.52% -1.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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.

1 633 (34.88%) TDD
2 589 (32.45%) Java
3 553 (30.47%) Finance
4 529 (29.15%) Scrum
5 404 (22.26%) JavaScript
6 356 (19.61%) HTML
7 344 (18.95%) BDD
8 332 (18.29%) Banking
9 313 (17.25%) SQL
10 301 (16.58%) CSS
11 288 (15.87%) .NET
12 286 (15.76%) C#
13 267 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
14 217 (11.96%) AngularJS
15 204 (11.24%) DevOps
16 200 (11.02%) HTML5
17 190 (10.47%) E-Commerce
18 186 (10.25%) Linux
19 185 (10.19%) SQL Server
20 180 (9.92%) Web Services
21 178 (9.81%) User Experience
22 173 (9.53%) Amazon AWS
23 159 (8.76%) REST
24 158 (8.71%) Git (software)
25 155 (8.54%) Pair Programming
26 151 (8.32%) Project Management
27 143 (7.88%) Python
28 141 (7.77%) QA
29 135 (7.44%) MVC
29 135 (7.44%) SDLC

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 50 (2.75%) CMS
2 45 (2.48%) Confluence
3 36 (1.98%) Apache Spark
4 31 (1.71%) SharePoint
5 29 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
6 25 (1.38%) Apache
7 24 (1.32%) WebSphere
8 22 (1.21%) Tomcat
9 21 (1.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 16 (0.88%) Mule
11 14 (0.77%) IIS
11 14 (0.77%) JBoss
12 12 (0.66%) WebLogic
13 10 (0.55%) Oracle Coherence
14 9 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
15 8 (0.44%) Jetty
15 8 (0.44%) Mule ESB
15 8 (0.44%) nginx
15 8 (0.44%) SAS
16 7 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 53 (2.92%) MS Excel
2 30 (1.65%) MS Office
3 14 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.72%) MS Project
5 10 (0.55%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.11%) HipChat
9 1 (0.055%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.055%) InVision
Business Applications
1 20 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.44%) Eloqua
3 7 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.39%) Unica
4 3 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.11%) SAP WM
5 2 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.055%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.055%) Endur
6 1 (0.055%) Magento
6 1 (0.055%) OpenText MBPM
6 1 (0.055%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.055%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.055%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.055%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.055%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
6 1 (0.055%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.055%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.055%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 173 (9.53%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
4 25 (1.38%) GitHub
5 18 (0.99%) PaaS
6 17 (0.94%) IaaS
7 14 (0.77%) AWS CloudFormation
8 13 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
9 11 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
9 11 (0.61%) TestFlight
10 8 (0.44%) OpenShift
10 8 (0.44%) SaaS
11 7 (0.39%) Google Analytics
12 6 (0.33%) Google Compute Engine
12 6 (0.33%) Office 365
13 5 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (0.28%) Force.com
14 4 (0.22%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.22%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 34 (1.87%) HTTP
2 24 (1.32%) DNS
3 22 (1.21%) TCP/IP
3 22 (1.21%) VPN
4 19 (1.05%) Firewall
5 15 (0.83%) LAN
6 14 (0.77%) SSL
7 12 (0.66%) Internet
7 12 (0.66%) WAN
8 10 (0.55%) Network Security
9 9 (0.50%) DMZ
10 6 (0.33%) Intranet
10 6 (0.33%) LDAP
10 6 (0.33%) VoIP
11 4 (0.22%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.22%) ICMP
11 4 (0.22%) NAS
11 4 (0.22%) SAN
11 4 (0.22%) Skype
11 4 (0.22%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (10.19%) SQL Server
2 123 (6.78%) NoSQL
3 107 (5.90%) MongoDB
4 83 (4.57%) Big Data
5 75 (4.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 72 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
7 70 (3.86%) MySQL
8 60 (3.31%) Relational Database
9 55 (3.03%) Hadoop
10 45 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
11 37 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 29 (1.60%) SQLite
13 27 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 22 (1.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 17 (0.94%) RDBMS
15 17 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
15 17 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 15 (0.83%) Apache Hive
16 15 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
17 14 (0.77%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 158 (8.71%) Git (software)
2 129 (7.11%) JIRA
3 123 (6.78%) Jenkins
4 119 (6.56%) Selenium
5 105 (5.79%) Maven
6 75 (4.13%) Cucumber
7 59 (3.25%) WebDriver
8 57 (3.14%) TeamCity
9 53 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 51 (2.81%) JUnit
10 51 (2.81%) Subversion
11 47 (2.59%) gulp
12 43 (2.37%) IntelliJ
13 42 (2.31%) Grunt
14 34 (1.87%) Eclipse
15 32 (1.76%) SpecFlow
16 29 (1.60%) Octopus Deploy
16 29 (1.60%) Visual Studio
17 28 (1.54%) Artifactory
18 27 (1.49%) Gradle
General
1 553 (30.47%) Finance
2 332 (18.29%) Banking
3 120 (6.61%) Investment Banking
4 95 (5.23%) Front Office
5 94 (5.18%) Retail
6 90 (4.96%) Marketing
7 46 (2.53%) Games
8 44 (2.42%) Financial Institution
9 42 (2.31%) Legal
10 39 (2.15%) Advertising
11 34 (1.87%) Publishing
12 31 (1.71%) Back Office
13 27 (1.49%) Law
14 26 (1.43%) Telecoms
15 9 (0.50%) Retail Banking
16 8 (0.44%) Electronics
17 7 (0.39%) Manufacturing
18 4 (0.22%) Billing
19 3 (0.17%) Multimedia
19 3 (0.17%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 911 (50.19%) Developer
2 311 (17.13%) Java Developer
3 254 (13.99%) Senior Developer
4 194 (10.69%) Analyst
5 132 (7.27%) Agile Developer
6 125 (6.89%) C# Developer
7 122 (6.72%) Project Manager
8 120 (6.61%) Business Analyst
9 103 (5.67%) Senior Java Developer
10 96 (5.29%) Agile Java Developer
11 79 (4.35%) .NET Developer
12 78 (4.30%) DevOps Engineer
13 77 (4.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 74 (4.08%) Architect
14 74 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
15 49 (2.70%) Web Developer
16 48 (2.64%) Senior C# Developer
17 44 (2.42%) C# .NET Developer
18 43 (2.37%) Full Stack Developer
19 41 (2.26%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 356 (19.61%) HTML
2 301 (16.58%) CSS
3 288 (15.87%) .NET
4 217 (11.96%) AngularJS
5 200 (11.02%) HTML5
6 180 (9.92%) Web Services
7 159 (8.76%) REST
8 131 (7.22%) CSS3
9 129 (7.11%) jQuery
10 128 (7.05%) Node.js
11 119 (6.56%) Spring
12 89 (4.90%) XML
13 84 (4.63%) ASP.NET
13 84 (4.63%) RESTful
14 78 (4.30%) React
15 72 (3.97%) Sass
15 72 (3.97%) SOAP
16 67 (3.69%) Ajax
17 56 (3.09%) JSON
18 55 (3.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 178 (9.81%) User Experience
2 118 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
3 85 (4.68%) Mobile App
4 68 (3.75%) Computer Science
5 64 (3.53%) Derivative
6 46 (2.53%) Equities
6 46 (2.53%) Fixed Income
6 46 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 35 (1.93%) Management Information System
8 33 (1.82%) Virtual Team
9 31 (1.71%) Public Cloud
10 26 (1.43%) Fintech
11 23 (1.27%) Mathematics
12 22 (1.21%) Digital Media
12 22 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
13 20 (1.10%) Visualisation
14 15 (0.83%) Algorithms
14 15 (0.83%) Psychology
15 14 (0.77%) Inversion of Control
16 12 (0.66%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 186 (10.25%) Linux
2 100 (5.51%) Unix
3 74 (4.08%) Android
3 74 (4.08%) Apple iOS
4 69 (3.80%) Windows
5 19 (1.05%) Ubuntu
6 13 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (0.66%) Mac OS X
8 9 (0.50%) CentOS
8 9 (0.50%) Windows Server
9 8 (0.44%) Solaris
10 4 (0.22%) AIX
10 4 (0.22%) CoreOS
10 4 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (0.22%) SUSE
10 4 (0.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.17%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 633 (34.88%) TDD
2 529 (29.15%) Scrum
3 344 (18.95%) BDD
4 267 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
5 204 (11.24%) DevOps
6 190 (10.47%) E-Commerce
7 155 (8.54%) Pair Programming
8 151 (8.32%) Project Management
9 135 (7.44%) MVC
9 135 (7.44%) SDLC
10 134 (7.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 132 (7.27%) OO
12 128 (7.05%) Kanban
13 111 (6.12%) Open Source
14 109 (6.01%) Front End Development
15 108 (5.95%) User Stories
16 107 (5.90%) Waterfall
17 106 (5.84%) Software Engineering
18 102 (5.62%) Web Development
19 96 (5.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 589 (32.45%) Java
2 404 (22.26%) JavaScript
3 313 (17.25%) SQL
4 286 (15.76%) C#
5 143 (7.88%) Python
6 104 (5.73%) Scala
7 88 (4.85%) Ruby
8 48 (2.64%) PHP
9 47 (2.59%) Perl
10 41 (2.26%) Bash Shell
10 41 (2.26%) Objective-C
11 38 (2.09%) T-SQL
12 37 (2.04%) C++
13 36 (1.98%) Shell Script
14 35 (1.93%) Apple Swift
15 29 (1.60%) PL/SQL
16 26 (1.43%) Groovy
17 25 (1.38%) Clojure
18 24 (1.32%) PowerShell
19 20 (1.10%) C
Qualifications
1 105 (5.79%) Degree
2 84 (4.63%) Security Cleared
3 41 (2.26%) SC Cleared
4 32 (1.76%) ISEB
5 25 (1.38%) DV Cleared
6 19 (1.05%) PMP
7 17 (0.94%) PMI Certification
8 16 (0.88%) ISTQB
9 12 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 11 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 10 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
12 5 (0.28%) CBAP
12 5 (0.28%) Chartered Engineer
12 5 (0.28%) CITP
13 4 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
13 4 (0.22%) PhD
14 3 (0.17%) APMP
14 3 (0.17%) CISSP
14 3 (0.17%) CLAS
14 3 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (7.77%) QA
2 15 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (0.55%) SDET
4 9 (0.50%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.50%) MiFID
5 6 (0.33%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.17%) FATCA
6 3 (0.17%) Government Security Classifications
6 3 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.17%) WCAG
7 1 (0.055%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.055%) HL7
7 1 (0.055%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.055%) P3O
7 1 (0.055%) RMADS
7 1 (0.055%) SEPA
7 1 (0.055%) WAI
System Software
1 54 (2.98%) Docker
2 22 (1.21%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.33%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.33%) Xen
5 4 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.17%) Ceph
6 3 (0.17%) etcd
6 3 (0.17%) flannel
6 3 (0.17%) GlusterFS
6 3 (0.17%) ISA Server
6 3 (0.17%) KVM
6 3 (0.17%) NFS
6 3 (0.17%) SRDF
6 3 (0.17%) vSphere
7 2 (0.11%) HDFS
7 2 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.11%) XenServer
8 1 (0.055%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.055%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 111 (6.12%) Puppet
2 94 (5.18%) Opscode Chef
3 63 (3.47%) Ansible
4 12 (0.66%) Terraform
5 11 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (0.61%) logstash
6 10 (0.55%) Kubernetes
7 7 (0.39%) Salt
8 5 (0.28%) Nagios
8 5 (0.28%) Packer
9 4 (0.22%) Kibana
9 4 (0.22%) Mesos
10 3 (0.17%) Graphite
10 3 (0.17%) HAProxy
10 3 (0.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 3 (0.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 3 (0.17%) rkt
10 3 (0.17%) Rundeck
10 3 (0.17%) SCCM
10 3 (0.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 113 (6.23%) Oracle
2 111 (6.12%) Microsoft
3 44 (2.42%) Atlassian
3 44 (2.42%) Google
4 37 (2.04%) IBM
5 34 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
6 32 (1.76%) Splunk
7 23 (1.27%) Adobe
7 23 (1.27%) SAP
8 21 (1.16%) hybris
8 21 (1.16%) Tableau
9 18 (0.99%) Apple
10 15 (0.83%) Cisco
10 15 (0.83%) Netezza
10 15 (0.83%) Sybase
11 14 (0.77%) Red Hat
11 14 (0.77%) VMware
12 13 (0.72%) ATG
12 13 (0.72%) New Relic
13 12 (0.66%) DevExpress
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: circa £550
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £435.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: From £500 to £600 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Data Idols
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Data Idols
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago