Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Agile Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Software Development over the 6 months to 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Agile Software Development
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 154 101 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 38.89% 33.22% 25.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.85% 35.82% 27.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 103 53
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £438 £450 £364
90th Percentile £650 £650 £685
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Agile Software Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 377 282 270
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 95.20% 92.76% 94.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 237 199
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £525 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +13.51% -7.50%
10th Percentile £404 £293 £313
90th Percentile £650 £650 £650
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £525 £470
% change year-on-year +4.76% +11.70% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £81.25 £15.00 £48.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +441.67% -69.23% -
10th Percentile £27.38 £15.00 £44.13
90th Percentile £142.13 £15.00 £52.38
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £81.25 £15.00 £48.75
% change year-on-year +441.67% -69.23% -

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Canary Wharf

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Agile Software Development in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Canary Wharf

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 96 (62.34%) Java
2 92 (59.74%) Amazon AWS
3 91 (59.09%) TDD
4 79 (51.30%) NoSQL
5 66 (42.86%) RESTful
6 63 (40.91%) BDD
7 59 (38.31%) Microservices
8 53 (34.42%) Web Services
9 52 (33.77%) MongoDB
10 51 (33.12%) Apache Cassandra
11 48 (31.17%) OO
12 44 (28.57%) SQL
12 44 (28.57%) Test Automation
13 42 (27.27%) Spring
14 40 (25.97%) Jenkins
14 40 (25.97%) Maven
14 40 (25.97%) Hibernate
15 39 (25.32%) JavaScript
15 39 (25.32%) REST
16 38 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
17 37 (24.03%) Docker
18 36 (23.38%) Java 8
19 35 (22.73%) Greenfield Project
19 35 (22.73%) Spring Boot
20 34 (22.08%) Microsoft Azure
21 33 (21.43%) Git (software)
21 33 (21.43%) Scala
21 33 (21.43%) SDLC
22 31 (20.13%) Finance
23 30 (19.48%) MVC

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 30 (19.48%) MQSeries
1 30 (19.48%) WebLogic
2 29 (18.83%) Confluence
3 25 (16.23%) OpenStack
3 25 (16.23%) Tomcat
3 25 (16.23%) WebSphere
4 21 (13.64%) JBoss
5 6 (3.90%) CMS
6 5 (3.25%) NServiceBus
7 4 (2.60%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.65%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.65%) Drupal
8 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.65%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.95%) Endur
3 1 (0.65%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 92 (59.74%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (22.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (15.58%) SaaS
4 19 (12.34%) OpenShift
5 5 (3.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 5 (3.25%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (3.25%) Serverless
6 3 (1.95%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.65%) IaaS
8 1 (0.65%) Office 365
8 1 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.25%) HTTP
2 4 (2.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (51.30%) NoSQL
2 52 (33.77%) MongoDB
3 51 (33.12%) Apache Cassandra
4 30 (19.48%) Couchbase
5 26 (16.88%) MySQL
6 25 (16.23%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (4.55%) Big Data
7 7 (4.55%) SQL Server
8 5 (3.25%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.60%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.95%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.95%) Blockchain
10 3 (1.95%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.95%) Sqoop
11 2 (1.30%) Amazon Aurora
11 2 (1.30%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.65%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.65%) Hazelcast
12 1 (0.65%) Impala
Development Applications
1 40 (25.97%) Jenkins
1 40 (25.97%) Maven
2 33 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 29 (18.83%) JIRA
4 25 (16.23%) MSTest
4 25 (16.23%) NUnit
5 21 (13.64%) Bitbucket
5 21 (13.64%) Pylint
6 8 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (3.90%) Cucumber
7 6 (3.90%) JUnit
7 6 (3.90%) webpack
8 5 (3.25%) Jasmine
8 5 (3.25%) Mockito
8 5 (3.25%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.95%) Selenium
9 3 (1.95%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (1.30%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.30%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.65%) RSpec
General
1 31 (20.13%) Finance
2 29 (18.83%) Banking
3 10 (6.49%) Legal
4 7 (4.55%) Games
4 7 (4.55%) Publishing
5 6 (3.90%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.25%) Back Office
7 3 (1.95%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 97 (62.99%) Developer
2 46 (29.87%) Java Developer
3 41 (26.62%) AWS Developer
4 35 (22.73%) Lead Developer
4 35 (22.73%) Lead Java Developer
5 30 (19.48%) Java Team Leader
5 30 (19.48%) Team Leader
6 25 (16.23%) Architect
7 22 (14.29%) Python Developer
8 21 (13.64%) Senior Developer
9 19 (12.34%) AWS Architect
9 19 (12.34%) Java Architect
9 19 (12.34%) Java Technical Architect
9 19 (12.34%) Technical Architect
10 13 (8.44%) Analyst
11 11 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
12 9 (5.84%) Business Analyst
13 7 (4.55%) Content Designer
13 7 (4.55%) Designer
14 6 (3.90%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (42.86%) RESTful
2 53 (34.42%) Web Services
3 42 (27.27%) Spring
4 40 (25.97%) Hibernate
5 39 (25.32%) REST
6 35 (22.73%) Spring Boot
7 30 (19.48%) JMS
7 30 (19.48%) Play Framework
7 30 (19.48%) Spring MVC
8 29 (18.83%) React
9 22 (14.29%) Pandas
10 21 (13.64%) Elastic Stack
10 21 (13.64%) pytest
10 21 (13.64%) Redux
11 19 (12.34%) ActiveMQ
12 9 (5.84%) HTML
13 7 (4.55%) Node.js
14 6 (3.90%) .NET
14 6 (3.90%) CSS
14 6 (3.90%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 35 (22.73%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (9.74%) Fintech
3 12 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.49%) User Experience
5 6 (3.90%) Algorithms
5 6 (3.90%) Data Structures
6 5 (3.25%) Analytical Mindset
7 4 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.95%) Wiki
9 2 (1.30%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.65%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.65%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.65%) PKI
10 1 (0.65%) PMI
10 1 (0.65%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.60%) Windows
2 3 (1.95%) Unix
3 1 (0.65%) Linux
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (59.09%) TDD
2 63 (40.91%) BDD
3 59 (38.31%) Microservices
4 48 (31.17%) OO
5 44 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 38 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (21.43%) SDLC
8 30 (19.48%) MVC
9 29 (18.83%) Machine Learning
10 22 (14.29%) Scrum
10 22 (14.29%) Web Development
11 21 (13.64%) Open Source
11 21 (13.64%) Software Engineering
11 21 (13.64%) Task Automation
12 20 (12.99%) Migration
13 15 (9.74%) Problem-Solving
14 12 (7.79%) Analytics
14 12 (7.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 9 (5.84%) DevOps
15 9 (5.84%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 96 (62.34%) Java
2 44 (28.57%) SQL
3 39 (25.32%) JavaScript
4 36 (23.38%) Java 8
5 33 (21.43%) Scala
6 30 (19.48%) Java 9
7 26 (16.88%) Python
8 13 (8.44%) C#
9 5 (3.25%) TypeScript
10 4 (2.60%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.60%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.95%) VBA
12 2 (1.30%) Perl
12 2 (1.30%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.65%) Groovy
13 1 (0.65%) Korn
13 1 (0.65%) Ruby
13 1 (0.65%) VB
13 1 (0.65%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (5.19%) BPSS Clearance
2 6 (3.90%) Degree
3 2 (1.30%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.30%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.30%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.65%) CBAP
4 1 (0.65%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.65%) PhD
4 1 (0.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.55%) QA
2 2 (1.30%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.65%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.65%) WCAG
System Software
1 37 (24.03%) Docker
2 3 (1.95%) HDFS
3 1 (0.65%) LXC
3 1 (0.65%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (17.53%) Ansible
1 27 (17.53%) Puppet
2 26 (16.88%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.30%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (1.30%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.65%) Oozie
4 1 (0.65%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 28 (18.18%) Oracle
2 21 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.64%) Splunk
3 8 (5.19%) Atlassian
4 5 (3.25%) Infragistics
4 5 (3.25%) Sybase
5 4 (2.60%) Aderant
5 4 (2.60%) DevExpress
6 3 (1.95%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.30%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.30%) Google
8 1 (0.65%) Citrix
8 1 (0.65%) ForgeRock
8 1 (0.65%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.65%) NetApp
8 1 (0.65%) Perforce
8 1 (0.65%) RedGate
8 1 (0.65%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.65%) VMware