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 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 863 1079 1051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 25.74% 19.15% 17.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.30% 23.88% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 903 837
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £16.75 £45.00 £53.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.77% -15.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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
2848 4518 4846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.94% 80.18% 79.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2330 3554 3658
Median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 42 44
Median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +14.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £95.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 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 29 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 29 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.

1 548 (35.11%) TDD
2 496 (31.77%) Java
3 467 (29.92%) Scrum
4 458 (29.34%) Finance
5 299 (19.15%) Banking
6 291 (18.64%) BDD
7 288 (18.45%) JavaScript
8 278 (17.81%) SQL
9 269 (17.23%) HTML
10 254 (16.27%) .NET
11 241 (15.44%) C#
12 222 (14.22%) CSS
13 215 (13.77%) Continuous Integration
14 184 (11.79%) Linux
15 182 (11.66%) Pair Programming
16 177 (11.34%) SQL Server
17 145 (9.29%) Project Management
18 144 (9.22%) REST
18 144 (9.22%) AngularJS
19 142 (9.10%) SDLC
19 142 (9.10%) HTML5
20 137 (8.78%) NoSQL
21 136 (8.71%) Web Services
22 135 (8.65%) DevOps
23 128 (8.20%) OO
23 128 (8.20%) Git (software)
24 127 (8.14%) E-Commerce
25 122 (7.82%) User Experience
26 120 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
27 117 (7.50%) Python

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 84 (5.38%) Node.js
2 50 (3.20%) CMS
3 28 (1.79%) Confluence
4 24 (1.54%) Apache
5 23 (1.47%) Apache Spark
6 21 (1.35%) SharePoint
7 19 (1.22%) Tomcat
7 19 (1.22%) WebSphere
8 13 (0.83%) IIS
8 13 (0.83%) Oracle Coherence
9 12 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 12 (0.77%) Jetty
10 11 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (0.64%) nginx
12 8 (0.51%) WebLogic
13 7 (0.45%) JBoss
14 6 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (0.38%) Mule
14 6 (0.38%) Umbraco
15 5 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 54 (3.46%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.79%) MS Office
3 19 (1.22%) Photoshop
4 14 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.83%) MS Project
5 13 (0.83%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.064%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.064%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 9 (0.58%) Eloqua
2 7 (0.45%) Unica
3 5 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.26%) RMDS
5 3 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.19%) ION MarketView
5 3 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.13%) Endur
6 2 (0.13%) Magento
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.13%) RiskWrite
6 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.13%) SAP WM
6 2 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.064%) Maximo
7 1 (0.064%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.064%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.064%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.064%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.064%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 120 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.22%) PaaS
4 17 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
4 17 (1.09%) GitHub
4 17 (1.09%) IaaS
5 14 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
7 9 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.45%) SaaS
9 5 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.26%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.26%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (0.19%) Force.com
11 3 (0.19%) Office 365
11 3 (0.19%) Oracle CX
11 3 (0.19%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.79%) HTTP
2 18 (1.15%) Firewall
2 18 (1.15%) TCP/IP
3 15 (0.96%) DNS
3 15 (0.96%) Internet
4 14 (0.90%) LAN
5 12 (0.77%) VPN
5 12 (0.77%) WAN
6 11 (0.70%) SSL
7 10 (0.64%) LDAP
8 9 (0.58%) DMZ
9 5 (0.32%) VoIP
10 4 (0.26%) Intranet
10 4 (0.26%) NAS
10 4 (0.26%) Network Security
10 4 (0.26%) SAN
11 3 (0.19%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.19%) Skype
11 3 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.13%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (11.34%) SQL Server
2 137 (8.78%) NoSQL
3 96 (6.15%) MongoDB
4 94 (6.02%) Apache Cassandra
5 63 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
6 61 (3.91%) Relational Database
7 58 (3.72%) Big Data
8 57 (3.65%) MySQL
9 38 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 32 (2.05%) Hadoop
11 31 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
12 29 (1.86%) RDBMS
13 28 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 21 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
15 20 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 17 (1.09%) Oracle Database
16 17 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
17 16 (1.02%) Apache Hive
18 14 (0.90%) QlikView
18 14 (0.90%) Redis
Development Applications
1 128 (8.20%) Git (software)
2 102 (6.53%) JIRA
2 102 (6.53%) Selenium
3 100 (6.41%) Jenkins
4 82 (5.25%) Maven
5 77 (4.93%) Cucumber
6 56 (3.59%) WebDriver
7 50 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
8 47 (3.01%) Subversion
9 42 (2.69%) gulp
10 39 (2.50%) TeamCity
11 38 (2.43%) SpecFlow
12 35 (2.24%) Grunt
13 33 (2.11%) JUnit
14 32 (2.05%) IntelliJ
14 32 (2.05%) Jasmine
15 27 (1.73%) Eclipse
16 26 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
17 23 (1.47%) Artifactory
17 23 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 458 (29.34%) Finance
2 299 (19.15%) Banking
3 101 (6.47%) Investment Banking
4 93 (5.96%) Front Office
5 66 (4.23%) Retail
6 48 (3.07%) Marketing
7 44 (2.82%) Games
8 37 (2.37%) Publishing
9 35 (2.24%) Advertising
10 32 (2.05%) Telecoms
11 26 (1.67%) Legal
12 24 (1.54%) Financial Institution
13 21 (1.35%) Back Office
14 18 (1.15%) Law
15 4 (0.26%) Arabic Language
15 4 (0.26%) Billing
15 4 (0.26%) Private Banking
16 3 (0.19%) Electronics
16 3 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 766 (49.07%) Developer
2 288 (18.45%) Java Developer
3 208 (13.32%) Senior Developer
4 172 (11.02%) Analyst
5 129 (8.26%) Agile Developer
6 125 (8.01%) Project Manager
7 118 (7.56%) C# Developer
8 105 (6.73%) Agile Java Developer
9 96 (6.15%) Business Analyst
10 88 (5.64%) Senior Java Developer
11 75 (4.80%) .NET Developer
12 70 (4.48%) Architect
13 64 (4.10%) DevOps Engineer
14 63 (4.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 58 (3.72%) JavaScript Developer
16 48 (3.07%) Senior C# Developer
17 47 (3.01%) Test Analyst
18 46 (2.95%) C# .NET Developer
19 38 (2.43%) Agile Business Analyst
20 36 (2.31%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (17.23%) HTML
2 254 (16.27%) .NET
3 222 (14.22%) CSS
4 144 (9.22%) AngularJS
4 144 (9.22%) REST
5 142 (9.10%) HTML5
6 136 (8.71%) Web Services
7 115 (7.37%) jQuery
7 115 (7.37%) Spring
8 91 (5.83%) CSS3
9 82 (5.25%) ASP.NET
10 79 (5.06%) XML
11 74 (4.74%) RESTful
12 66 (4.23%) Sass
13 63 (4.04%) .NET Framework
14 56 (3.59%) Ajax
14 56 (3.59%) React
15 52 (3.33%) SOAP
16 51 (3.27%) J2EE
17 49 (3.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 122 (7.82%) User Experience
2 93 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (3.91%) Derivative
4 53 (3.40%) Mobile App
5 46 (2.95%) Computer Science
6 39 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 37 (2.37%) Fixed Income
8 35 (2.24%) Equities
9 24 (1.54%) Management Information System
10 22 (1.41%) Mathematics
11 20 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
11 20 (1.28%) Visualisation
12 19 (1.22%) Fintech
13 15 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
13 15 (0.96%) Psychology
14 14 (0.90%) Digital Media
14 14 (0.90%) Market Risk
15 12 (0.77%) Algorithms
15 12 (0.77%) Credit Risk
15 12 (0.77%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 184 (11.79%) Linux
2 89 (5.70%) Unix
3 79 (5.06%) Windows
4 49 (3.14%) Android
5 47 (3.01%) Apple iOS
6 15 (0.96%) Ubuntu
7 14 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (0.83%) Windows Server
9 11 (0.70%) CentOS
10 9 (0.58%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.45%) Solaris
12 6 (0.38%) AIX
12 6 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
12 6 (0.38%) SUSE
13 5 (0.32%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.26%) CoreOS
14 4 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.19%) VMS
16 2 (0.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 548 (35.11%) TDD
2 467 (29.92%) Scrum
3 291 (18.64%) BDD
4 215 (13.77%) Continuous Integration
5 182 (11.66%) Pair Programming
6 145 (9.29%) Project Management
7 142 (9.10%) SDLC
8 135 (8.65%) DevOps
9 128 (8.20%) OO
10 127 (8.14%) E-Commerce
11 111 (7.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 104 (6.66%) MVC
13 101 (6.47%) Kanban
14 95 (6.09%) Waterfall
15 94 (6.02%) Multithreading
16 89 (5.70%) User Stories
17 80 (5.12%) PRINCE2
18 78 (5.00%) Mentoring
18 78 (5.00%) Web Development
19 77 (4.93%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 496 (31.77%) Java
2 288 (18.45%) JavaScript
3 278 (17.81%) SQL
4 241 (15.44%) C#
5 117 (7.50%) Python
6 74 (4.74%) Scala
7 61 (3.91%) Ruby
8 48 (3.07%) Bash Shell
9 44 (2.82%) Perl
10 43 (2.75%) T-SQL
11 40 (2.56%) C++
12 39 (2.50%) PowerShell
13 35 (2.24%) PHP
13 35 (2.24%) Shell Script
14 33 (2.11%) PL/SQL
15 19 (1.22%) Objective-C
16 17 (1.09%) Groovy
17 16 (1.02%) Apple Swift
18 15 (0.96%) C
19 12 (0.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 86 (5.51%) Degree
2 66 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 28 (1.79%) ISEB
4 26 (1.67%) SC Cleared
5 21 (1.35%) PMI Certification
6 20 (1.28%) DV Cleared
7 18 (1.15%) PMP
8 17 (1.09%) ISTQB
8 17 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 11 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 8 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
11 7 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.26%) APMP
12 4 (0.26%) CLAS
12 4 (0.26%) PhD
12 4 (0.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 2 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (0.13%) ISEB Practitioner
14 1 (0.064%) CEH
14 1 (0.064%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (6.79%) QA
2 14 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (0.45%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.38%) SDET
5 4 (0.26%) MiFID
6 3 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.19%) Government Security Classifications
6 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.19%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.13%) EMIR
7 2 (0.13%) HL7
7 2 (0.13%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.13%) WCAG
8 1 (0.064%) P3O
8 1 (0.064%) RMADS
8 1 (0.064%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.064%) WAI
System Software
1 47 (3.01%) Docker
2 25 (1.60%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.45%) vSphere
5 5 (0.32%) Xen
6 3 (0.19%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.13%) Ceph
7 2 (0.13%) etcd
7 2 (0.13%) flannel
7 2 (0.13%) GlusterFS
7 2 (0.13%) KVM
7 2 (0.13%) NFS
7 2 (0.13%) SRDF
7 2 (0.13%) Varnish
7 2 (0.13%) XenServer
8 1 (0.064%) Firmware
8 1 (0.064%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.064%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 96 (6.15%) Puppet
2 66 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
3 46 (2.95%) Ansible
4 14 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (0.64%) Kubernetes
6 7 (0.45%) Mesos
7 6 (0.38%) logstash
8 5 (0.32%) Terraform
9 4 (0.26%) Nagios
9 4 (0.26%) Salt
10 3 (0.19%) Kibana
10 3 (0.19%) SCCM
11 2 (0.13%) BladeLogic
11 2 (0.13%) Cobbler
11 2 (0.13%) Graphite
11 2 (0.13%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 2 (0.13%) Oozie
11 2 (0.13%) Packer
11 2 (0.13%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 106 (6.79%) Oracle
2 105 (6.73%) Microsoft
3 30 (1.92%) IBM
3 30 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
4 25 (1.60%) Atlassian
5 22 (1.41%) Adobe
6 20 (1.28%) hybris
6 20 (1.28%) Splunk
7 17 (1.09%) SAP
8 16 (1.02%) HP
8 16 (1.02%) Sybase
8 16 (1.02%) VMware
9 15 (0.96%) Google
9 15 (0.96%) Tableau
10 14 (0.90%) Red Hat
11 12 (0.77%) Cisco
12 11 (0.70%) Apple
12 11 (0.70%) ATG
12 11 (0.70%) DevExpress
13 8 (0.51%) TOWER Software
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