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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 1016 962 967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.76% 20.36% 16.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.01% 24.21% 20.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 855 804 752
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 £375 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £54.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.80 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +10.34%
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
2987 3974 4675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.49% 84.12% 79.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2387 3166 3513
Median daily rate £475 £471 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.79% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 37 52
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £35.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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.

1 643 (33.45%) TDD
2 613 (31.89%) Java
3 563 (29.29%) Scrum
4 559 (29.08%) Finance
5 428 (22.27%) JavaScript
6 380 (19.77%) HTML
7 376 (19.56%) BDD
8 356 (18.52%) SQL
9 329 (17.12%) Banking
10 319 (16.60%) CSS
11 284 (14.78%) Continuous Integration
12 280 (14.57%) DevOps
13 276 (14.36%) C#
14 265 (13.79%) .NET
15 240 (12.49%) AngularJS
16 232 (12.07%) HTML5
17 228 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
18 210 (10.93%) E-Commerce
19 207 (10.77%) Python
20 201 (10.46%) Linux
21 195 (10.15%) Git (software)
21 195 (10.15%) User Experience
22 181 (9.42%) Web Services
23 176 (9.16%) SQL Server
24 165 (8.58%) Jenkins
25 157 (8.17%) Project Management
26 153 (7.96%) CSS3
27 152 (7.91%) Pair Programming
28 151 (7.86%) Stakeholder Management
29 150 (7.80%) REST

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 65 (3.38%) Apache Spark
2 43 (2.24%) Apache
3 42 (2.19%) CMS
3 42 (2.19%) Confluence
4 41 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
5 31 (1.61%) SharePoint
6 25 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 21 (1.09%) Tomcat
7 21 (1.09%) WebSphere
8 15 (0.78%) IIS
8 15 (0.78%) JBoss
8 15 (0.78%) Mule
9 14 (0.73%) Oracle Coherence
10 13 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
11 11 (0.57%) Mule ESB
12 10 (0.52%) SAS
13 7 (0.36%) nginx
13 7 (0.36%) WebLogic
14 6 (0.31%) Jetty
14 6 (0.31%) OpenStack
Applications
1 53 (2.76%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.09%) MS Office
3 14 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.62%) MS Project
4 12 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
5 5 (0.26%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.16%) HipChat
7 3 (0.16%) InVision
8 2 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.052%) Flinto
9 1 (0.052%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 26 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.21%) Eloqua
3 4 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.16%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.16%) Unica
4 3 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.10%) Magento
5 2 (0.10%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.052%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.052%) Endur
6 1 (0.052%) Maximo
6 1 (0.052%) OpenText MBPM
6 1 (0.052%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.052%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.052%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.052%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.052%) Summit
6 1 (0.052%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 228 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
2 118 (6.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (1.98%) GitHub
4 26 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
5 20 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
7 14 (0.73%) IaaS
7 14 (0.73%) TestFlight
8 12 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
9 11 (0.57%) Office 365
10 10 (0.52%) PaaS
11 7 (0.36%) Google Analytics
11 7 (0.36%) SaaS
12 6 (0.31%) Force.com
12 6 (0.31%) Google Compute Engine
13 5 (0.26%) Google Apps
14 4 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 4 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (0.21%) OpenShift
14 4 (0.21%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 59 (3.07%) HTTP
2 24 (1.25%) MQTT
3 23 (1.20%) RTSP
4 22 (1.14%) DNS
4 22 (1.14%) Firewall
5 18 (0.94%) Internet
5 18 (0.94%) TCP/IP
6 17 (0.88%) LAN
6 17 (0.88%) VPN
7 15 (0.78%) Network Security
8 13 (0.68%) WAN
9 12 (0.62%) SSL
10 11 (0.57%) Intranet
11 7 (0.36%) LDAP
12 6 (0.31%) FTP
13 5 (0.26%) DMZ
13 5 (0.26%) NAS
13 5 (0.26%) SAN
13 5 (0.26%) VoIP
14 4 (0.21%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (9.16%) SQL Server
2 135 (7.02%) MongoDB
3 121 (6.30%) Big Data
4 96 (4.99%) Data Warehouse
5 93 (4.84%) Hadoop
6 91 (4.73%) NoSQL
7 76 (3.95%) MySQL
8 58 (3.02%) Apache Cassandra
9 56 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
10 49 (2.55%) Relational Database
11 40 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 31 (1.61%) SQLite
13 30 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 21 (1.09%) Oracle Database
15 19 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 19 (0.99%) CouchDB
15 19 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
16 18 (0.94%) Apache Hive
16 18 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 16 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 195 (10.15%) Git (software)
2 165 (8.58%) Jenkins
3 130 (6.76%) JIRA
4 110 (5.72%) Maven
5 108 (5.62%) Selenium
6 68 (3.54%) Cucumber
7 58 (3.02%) Subversion
7 58 (3.02%) WebDriver
8 57 (2.97%) TeamCity
9 51 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
10 47 (2.45%) gulp
11 46 (2.39%) IntelliJ
12 44 (2.29%) JUnit
13 36 (1.87%) Grunt
14 33 (1.72%) Ant
14 33 (1.72%) Eclipse
15 31 (1.61%) Visual Studio
16 29 (1.51%) Gradle
17 28 (1.46%) Jasmine
17 28 (1.46%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 559 (29.08%) Finance
2 329 (17.12%) Banking
3 131 (6.82%) Investment Banking
4 121 (6.30%) Retail
5 88 (4.58%) Marketing
6 86 (4.47%) Front Office
7 59 (3.07%) Financial Institution
8 48 (2.50%) Legal
9 40 (2.08%) Advertising
10 39 (2.03%) Games
11 36 (1.87%) Back Office
12 33 (1.72%) Publishing
13 25 (1.30%) Law
14 23 (1.20%) Telecoms
15 12 (0.62%) Retail Banking
16 7 (0.36%) Electronics
17 6 (0.31%) Manufacturing
18 4 (0.21%) Billing
18 4 (0.21%) General Ledger
19 3 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 959 (49.90%) Developer
2 300 (15.61%) Java Developer
3 275 (14.31%) Senior Developer
4 209 (10.87%) Analyst
5 144 (7.49%) Business Analyst
6 131 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
7 121 (6.30%) Project Manager
8 113 (5.88%) Agile Developer
9 112 (5.83%) C# Developer
10 97 (5.05%) DevOps Engineer
11 74 (3.85%) .NET Developer
11 74 (3.85%) Agile Java Developer
12 70 (3.64%) Architect
12 70 (3.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 66 (3.43%) JavaScript Developer
14 63 (3.28%) Scala Developer
15 52 (2.71%) Web Developer
16 51 (2.65%) Full Stack Developer
17 47 (2.45%) Angular Developer
18 44 (2.29%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 380 (19.77%) HTML
2 319 (16.60%) CSS
3 265 (13.79%) .NET
4 240 (12.49%) AngularJS
5 232 (12.07%) HTML5
6 181 (9.42%) Web Services
7 153 (7.96%) CSS3
8 150 (7.80%) REST
9 146 (7.60%) Node.js
10 132 (6.87%) jQuery
11 107 (5.57%) XML
12 104 (5.41%) Spring
13 103 (5.36%) JSON
14 99 (5.15%) React
15 93 (4.84%) ASP.NET
16 89 (4.63%) RESTful
17 73 (3.80%) Ajax
18 68 (3.54%) Sass
19 66 (3.43%) SOAP
20 57 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 195 (10.15%) User Experience
2 136 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
3 86 (4.47%) Computer Science
4 84 (4.37%) Mobile App
5 60 (3.12%) Derivative
6 59 (3.07%) Public Cloud
7 53 (2.76%) Fixed Income
8 49 (2.55%) Equities
9 45 (2.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 45 (2.34%) Virtual Team
10 42 (2.19%) Management Information System
11 36 (1.87%) Fintech
12 33 (1.72%) Mathematics
13 29 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
14 28 (1.46%) Video on Demand
15 26 (1.35%) Visualisation
16 22 (1.14%) Algorithms
16 22 (1.14%) Market Risk
17 21 (1.09%) Digital Media
18 18 (0.94%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 201 (10.46%) Linux
2 102 (5.31%) Unix
3 85 (4.42%) Apple iOS
4 71 (3.69%) Windows
5 68 (3.54%) Android
6 26 (1.35%) Ubuntu
7 12 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (0.57%) CentOS
9 10 (0.52%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.36%) Windows Server
11 6 (0.31%) Solaris
12 4 (0.21%) AIX
12 4 (0.21%) CoreOS
12 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.16%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.16%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.10%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 643 (33.45%) TDD
2 563 (29.29%) Scrum
3 376 (19.56%) BDD
4 284 (14.78%) Continuous Integration
5 280 (14.57%) DevOps
6 210 (10.93%) E-Commerce
7 157 (8.17%) Project Management
8 152 (7.91%) Pair Programming
9 151 (7.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 146 (7.60%) MVC
11 140 (7.28%) Kanban
12 133 (6.92%) OO
13 128 (6.66%) Open Source
14 126 (6.56%) User Stories
15 118 (6.14%) Front End Development
16 117 (6.09%) Mentoring
17 115 (5.98%) Waterfall
18 114 (5.93%) Web Development
19 113 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
19 113 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 613 (31.89%) Java
2 428 (22.27%) JavaScript
3 356 (18.52%) SQL
4 276 (14.36%) C#
5 207 (10.77%) Python
6 137 (7.13%) Scala
7 112 (5.83%) Ruby
8 70 (3.64%) PHP
9 61 (3.17%) Perl
10 48 (2.50%) Objective-C
11 46 (2.39%) Bash Shell
12 45 (2.34%) Apple Swift
13 44 (2.29%) C++
14 43 (2.24%) T-SQL
15 42 (2.19%) C
16 40 (2.08%) Shell Script
17 37 (1.93%) Clojure
18 29 (1.51%) Groovy
18 29 (1.51%) PL/SQL
19 23 (1.20%) Go
Qualifications
1 114 (5.93%) Degree
2 76 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 47 (2.45%) SC Cleared
4 29 (1.51%) ISEB
5 20 (1.04%) DV Cleared
6 17 (0.88%) ISTQB
7 15 (0.78%) PMP
8 9 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
10 6 (0.31%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (0.26%) CBAP
11 5 (0.26%) Chartered Engineer
11 5 (0.26%) CITP
12 4 (0.21%) CTC Cleared
12 4 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.16%) APMP
13 3 (0.16%) PhD
14 2 (0.10%) CISSP
14 2 (0.10%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (7.65%) QA
2 13 (0.68%) Data Quality
3 11 (0.57%) SDET
4 10 (0.52%) MiFID
5 7 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (0.36%) Solvency II
6 4 (0.21%) FATCA
7 3 (0.16%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.10%) SEPA
8 2 (0.10%) WCAG
9 1 (0.052%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.052%) Government Security Classifications
9 1 (0.052%) HL7
9 1 (0.052%) ISO20022
9 1 (0.052%) P3O
9 1 (0.052%) WAI
System Software
1 54 (2.81%) Docker
2 22 (1.14%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.57%) HDFS
5 7 (0.36%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (0.26%) KVM
6 5 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.21%) NFS
7 4 (0.21%) SRDF
7 4 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.21%) Xen
8 3 (0.16%) Ceph
8 3 (0.16%) etcd
8 3 (0.16%) flannel
8 3 (0.16%) GlusterFS
8 3 (0.16%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.10%) Postfix
9 2 (0.10%) vCloud
9 2 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 128 (6.66%) Puppet
2 100 (5.20%) Opscode Chef
3 78 (4.06%) Ansible
4 18 (0.94%) Terraform
5 17 (0.88%) Kubernetes
6 15 (0.78%) logstash
7 10 (0.52%) Salt
8 8 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (0.36%) Kibana
10 6 (0.31%) Nagios
10 6 (0.31%) ZABBIX
11 5 (0.26%) Graphite
11 5 (0.26%) Packer
12 4 (0.21%) HAProxy
12 4 (0.21%) Rundeck
13 3 (0.16%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 3 (0.16%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 3 (0.16%) Rancher
13 3 (0.16%) rkt
13 3 (0.16%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 120 (6.24%) Oracle
2 101 (5.25%) Microsoft
3 50 (2.60%) Atlassian
4 49 (2.55%) Google
5 34 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
6 30 (1.56%) IBM
7 29 (1.51%) Netezza
8 26 (1.35%) SAP
9 25 (1.30%) Splunk
10 24 (1.25%) VMware
11 23 (1.20%) Tableau
12 22 (1.14%) Apple
13 21 (1.09%) Adobe
14 20 (1.04%) hybris
15 18 (0.94%) New Relic
16 16 (0.83%) Cisco
17 12 (0.62%) Red Hat
17 12 (0.62%) Teradata
18 11 (0.57%) Sybase
19 10 (0.52%) TOWER Software
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Rate: £1 per day + market rate
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TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
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TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £550 per day
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