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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 882 979 1066
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 25.59% 17.86% 16.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.15% 22.20% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 756 811 805
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 £370 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £365
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £16.75 £45.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.77% +57.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.36% +2.85%
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
2925 4410 5021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.86% 80.47% 79.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2381 3433 3703
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 £334 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £609 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 38 48
Median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.74 £92.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 5 May 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
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 5 May 2016.

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 5 May 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.

1 536 (35.19%) TDD
2 497 (32.63%) Java
3 460 (30.20%) Scrum
4 447 (29.35%) Finance
5 317 (20.81%) Banking
6 287 (18.84%) BDD
7 278 (18.25%) SQL
8 273 (17.93%) JavaScript
9 260 (17.07%) HTML
10 248 (16.28%) .NET
11 235 (15.43%) C#
12 215 (14.12%) CSS
13 208 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
14 190 (12.48%) Pair Programming
15 176 (11.56%) Linux
16 169 (11.10%) SQL Server
17 146 (9.59%) SDLC
18 145 (9.52%) REST
19 142 (9.32%) Project Management
19 142 (9.32%) NoSQL
20 134 (8.80%) AngularJS
21 131 (8.60%) Web Services
22 130 (8.54%) HTML5
23 127 (8.34%) Spring
23 127 (8.34%) User Experience
24 124 (8.14%) OO
25 121 (7.94%) Git (software)
26 119 (7.81%) DevOps
27 117 (7.68%) E-Commerce
28 114 (7.49%) jQuery

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 75 (4.92%) Node.js
2 46 (3.02%) CMS
3 32 (2.10%) Confluence
4 26 (1.71%) Apache Spark
5 25 (1.64%) Tomcat
6 24 (1.58%) Apache
7 21 (1.38%) SharePoint
8 19 (1.25%) WebSphere
9 14 (0.92%) Oracle Coherence
10 13 (0.85%) IIS
10 13 (0.85%) Jetty
11 12 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 9 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
13 8 (0.53%) JBoss
13 8 (0.53%) nginx
13 8 (0.53%) WebLogic
14 7 (0.46%) Umbraco
15 6 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
16 5 (0.33%) Mule
16 5 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 52 (3.41%) MS Excel
2 27 (1.77%) MS Office
3 21 (1.38%) Photoshop
4 15 (0.98%) MS Project
4 15 (0.98%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.066%) HipChat
9 1 (0.066%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 7 (0.46%) Eloqua
2 6 (0.39%) Unica
3 5 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.26%) RMDS
5 3 (0.20%) Endur
5 3 (0.20%) ION MarketView
5 3 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.13%) Magento
6 2 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.13%) RiskWrite
6 2 (0.13%) SAP WM
6 2 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.066%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.066%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.066%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.066%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.066%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.066%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 101 (6.63%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.25%) PaaS
4 18 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
5 17 (1.12%) IaaS
6 12 (0.79%) GitHub
7 10 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (0.46%) SaaS
10 4 (0.26%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.26%) Office 365
10 4 (0.26%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.20%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.20%) Oracle CX
11 3 (0.20%) Responsys
12 2 (0.13%) Force.com
12 2 (0.13%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 27 (1.77%) HTTP
2 17 (1.12%) TCP/IP
3 16 (1.05%) Firewall
4 15 (0.98%) DNS
5 13 (0.85%) Internet
5 13 (0.85%) VPN
6 12 (0.79%) LAN
7 10 (0.66%) LDAP
7 10 (0.66%) SSL
7 10 (0.66%) WAN
8 9 (0.59%) DMZ
9 5 (0.33%) VoIP
10 4 (0.26%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.26%) Intranet
10 4 (0.26%) Multicast
10 4 (0.26%) NAS
10 4 (0.26%) SAN
11 3 (0.20%) Network Security
11 3 (0.20%) Skype
11 3 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (11.10%) SQL Server
2 142 (9.32%) NoSQL
3 105 (6.89%) Apache Cassandra
4 90 (5.91%) MongoDB
5 62 (4.07%) Big Data
6 61 (4.01%) Relational Database
7 57 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
8 56 (3.68%) MySQL
9 44 (2.89%) Hadoop
10 37 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 32 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
12 30 (1.97%) RDBMS
13 24 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 20 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 19 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
16 18 (1.18%) Oracle Database
17 15 (0.98%) Apache Hive
18 13 (0.85%) DB2
19 12 (0.79%) Redis
19 12 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 121 (7.94%) Git (software)
2 110 (7.22%) JIRA
3 96 (6.30%) Jenkins
4 91 (5.98%) Selenium
5 83 (5.45%) Cucumber
6 73 (4.79%) Maven
7 56 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
8 55 (3.61%) Subversion
9 50 (3.28%) WebDriver
10 40 (2.63%) TeamCity
11 39 (2.56%) SpecFlow
12 33 (2.17%) Jasmine
13 30 (1.97%) gulp
13 30 (1.97%) JUnit
14 28 (1.84%) Octopus Deploy
15 25 (1.64%) Grunt
16 24 (1.58%) IntelliJ
17 22 (1.44%) Eclipse
17 22 (1.44%) Visual Studio
18 21 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 447 (29.35%) Finance
2 317 (20.81%) Banking
3 105 (6.89%) Investment Banking
4 94 (6.17%) Front Office
5 60 (3.94%) Retail
6 48 (3.15%) Marketing
7 43 (2.82%) Publishing
8 34 (2.23%) Telecoms
9 32 (2.10%) Games
10 28 (1.84%) Advertising
11 25 (1.64%) Financial Institution
12 24 (1.58%) Legal
13 19 (1.25%) Back Office
14 13 (0.85%) Law
15 5 (0.33%) Electronics
16 4 (0.26%) Arabic Language
16 4 (0.26%) Private Banking
16 4 (0.26%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.20%) Billing
17 3 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 741 (48.65%) Developer
2 287 (18.84%) Java Developer
3 197 (12.93%) Senior Developer
4 178 (11.69%) Analyst
5 126 (8.27%) Project Manager
6 125 (8.21%) Agile Developer
7 117 (7.68%) C# Developer
8 102 (6.70%) Agile Java Developer
9 97 (6.37%) Business Analyst
10 76 (4.99%) .NET Developer
10 76 (4.99%) Senior Java Developer
11 74 (4.86%) Architect
12 62 (4.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 59 (3.87%) JavaScript Developer
14 57 (3.74%) DevOps Engineer
15 52 (3.41%) Test Analyst
16 48 (3.15%) C# .NET Developer
17 47 (3.09%) Senior C# Developer
18 42 (2.76%) Designer
19 35 (2.30%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (17.07%) HTML
2 248 (16.28%) .NET
3 215 (14.12%) CSS
4 145 (9.52%) REST
5 134 (8.80%) AngularJS
6 131 (8.60%) Web Services
7 130 (8.54%) HTML5
8 127 (8.34%) Spring
9 114 (7.49%) jQuery
10 84 (5.52%) ASP.NET
11 83 (5.45%) CSS3
12 82 (5.38%) XML
13 74 (4.86%) RESTful
14 60 (3.94%) Sass
15 58 (3.81%) .NET Framework
16 55 (3.61%) Ajax
16 55 (3.61%) Hibernate
17 52 (3.41%) J2EE
17 52 (3.41%) React
17 52 (3.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 127 (8.34%) User Experience
2 84 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (3.55%) Derivative
4 48 (3.15%) Mobile App
5 44 (2.89%) Computer Science
6 34 (2.23%) Fixed Income
6 34 (2.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 33 (2.17%) Equities
8 25 (1.64%) Management Information System
9 22 (1.44%) Mathematics
9 22 (1.44%) Visualisation
10 20 (1.31%) Fintech
11 16 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
11 16 (1.05%) Market Risk
12 15 (0.98%) Inversion of Control
12 15 (0.98%) Psychology
13 13 (0.85%) Digital Media
14 12 (0.79%) Credit Risk
15 10 (0.66%) Data Centre
15 10 (0.66%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 176 (11.56%) Linux
2 87 (5.71%) Unix
3 79 (5.19%) Windows
4 46 (3.02%) Android
5 43 (2.82%) Apple iOS
6 15 (0.98%) Windows Server
7 14 (0.92%) Ubuntu
8 13 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (0.66%) CentOS
9 10 (0.66%) Mac OS X
10 8 (0.53%) Solaris
11 7 (0.46%) AIX
12 6 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
12 6 (0.39%) SUSE
12 6 (0.39%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.20%) VMS
15 2 (0.13%) CoreOS
15 2 (0.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 536 (35.19%) TDD
2 460 (30.20%) Scrum
3 287 (18.84%) BDD
4 208 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
5 190 (12.48%) Pair Programming
6 146 (9.59%) SDLC
7 142 (9.32%) Project Management
8 124 (8.14%) OO
9 119 (7.81%) DevOps
10 117 (7.68%) E-Commerce
11 106 (6.96%) Stakeholder Management
12 102 (6.70%) MVC
13 99 (6.50%) Kanban
14 98 (6.43%) Waterfall
15 90 (5.91%) Multithreading
16 89 (5.84%) PRINCE2
17 82 (5.38%) User Stories
18 77 (5.06%) Continuous Delivery
19 75 (4.92%) Mentoring
20 72 (4.73%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 497 (32.63%) Java
2 278 (18.25%) SQL
3 273 (17.93%) JavaScript
4 235 (15.43%) C#
5 105 (6.89%) Python
6 75 (4.92%) Scala
7 53 (3.48%) Ruby
8 44 (2.89%) T-SQL
9 43 (2.82%) C++
10 42 (2.76%) Bash Shell
11 40 (2.63%) Perl
11 40 (2.63%) PowerShell
12 36 (2.36%) Shell Script
13 34 (2.23%) PL/SQL
14 33 (2.17%) PHP
15 18 (1.18%) Groovy
16 17 (1.12%) Objective-C
17 15 (0.98%) VBA
18 12 (0.79%) Apple Swift
19 11 (0.72%) C
Qualifications
1 88 (5.78%) Degree
2 58 (3.81%) Security Cleared
3 31 (2.04%) ISEB
4 22 (1.44%) PMI Certification
5 19 (1.25%) DV Cleared
5 19 (1.25%) ISTQB
5 19 (1.25%) SC Cleared
6 18 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 16 (1.05%) PMP
8 11 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
9 7 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.33%) APMP
11 4 (0.26%) CLAS
11 4 (0.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 2 (0.13%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.13%) PhD
13 1 (0.066%) CEH
13 1 (0.066%) CISSP
13 1 (0.066%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (6.11%) QA
2 13 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (0.39%) SDET
4 5 (0.33%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.26%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.13%) EMIR
7 2 (0.13%) HL7
7 2 (0.13%) MiFID
7 2 (0.13%) P3O
7 2 (0.13%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.13%) WCAG
8 1 (0.066%) RMADS
8 1 (0.066%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.066%) WAI
System Software
1 42 (2.76%) Docker
2 27 (1.77%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.46%) vSphere
5 5 (0.33%) Xen
6 4 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.20%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.13%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.13%) KVM
8 2 (0.13%) NFS
8 2 (0.13%) SRDF
8 2 (0.13%) Varnish
8 2 (0.13%) XenServer
9 1 (0.066%) GridGain
9 1 (0.066%) HDFS
9 1 (0.066%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.066%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.066%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 82 (5.38%) Puppet
2 59 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (2.36%) Ansible
4 13 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (0.46%) Kubernetes
5 7 (0.46%) Mesos
6 5 (0.33%) Terraform
7 4 (0.26%) Salt
8 3 (0.20%) logstash
8 3 (0.20%) Nagios
8 3 (0.20%) SCCM
9 2 (0.13%) BladeLogic
9 2 (0.13%) Cobbler
9 2 (0.13%) Control-M
9 2 (0.13%) Oozie
9 2 (0.13%) Packer
9 2 (0.13%) Rundeck
9 2 (0.13%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.13%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.066%) Kibana
Vendors
1 109 (7.16%) Microsoft
2 105 (6.89%) Oracle
3 28 (1.84%) IBM
4 26 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
5 22 (1.44%) Adobe
5 22 (1.44%) Atlassian
6 20 (1.31%) SAP
7 19 (1.25%) hybris
7 19 (1.25%) Splunk
8 18 (1.18%) VMware
9 17 (1.12%) Google
9 17 (1.12%) HP
10 16 (1.05%) Sybase
11 15 (0.98%) Tableau
12 13 (0.85%) Cisco
12 13 (0.85%) Red Hat
13 11 (0.72%) ATG
13 11 (0.72%) DevExpress
14 9 (0.59%) Sitecore
14 9 (0.59%) WorldPay
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