Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 3 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 79 106 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 39.90% 30.90% 23.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 42.25% 32.82% 24.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 72 43
Canary Wharf median daily rate £550 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £373 £363 £425
90th Percentile £588 £599 £590
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.73%
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 187 323 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 94.44% 94.17% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 209 169
Canary Wharf median daily rate £523 £500 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.50% -2.91% +17.71%
10th Percentile £355 £360 £281
90th Percentile £600 £638 £650
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £523 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +4.50% -4.76% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £14.00 £15.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.00% -42.31%
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £14.00 £35.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -60.00% +133.33% -42.31%

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 19 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 46 (58.23%) DevOps
2 45 (56.96%) Scrum
3 43 (54.43%) Java
4 41 (51.90%) TDD
5 36 (45.57%) BDD
6 34 (43.04%) REST
7 33 (41.77%) Java 8
8 32 (40.51%) Spring
9 31 (39.24%) Python
10 29 (36.71%) Kanban
11 27 (34.18%) Continuous Deployment
12 25 (31.65%) Amazon AWS
13 23 (29.11%) Jenkins
14 22 (27.85%) NoSQL
15 21 (26.58%) Scala
15 21 (26.58%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (26.58%) MongoDB
16 20 (25.32%) Kafka
17 19 (24.05%) JAX-RS
17 19 (24.05%) Dropwizard
17 19 (24.05%) Ruby
17 19 (24.05%) Pair Programming
17 19 (24.05%) PostgreSQL
18 18 (22.78%) Microservices
19 16 (20.25%) User Stories
19 16 (20.25%) Docker
20 15 (18.99%) Git (software)
21 14 (17.72%) Test Automation
22 13 (16.46%) Web Services
22 13 (16.46%) Spring Boot

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 9 (11.39%) Apache Spark
2 6 (7.59%) Confluence
3 3 (3.80%) Apache
4 2 (2.53%) nginx
5 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (31.65%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (12.66%) Amazon S3
2 10 (12.66%) CloudFront
3 9 (11.39%) Serverless
4 8 (10.13%) Amazon Kinesis
4 8 (10.13%) AWS Lambda
4 8 (10.13%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 8 (10.13%) Sauce Labs
5 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (5.06%) OpenShift
6 3 (3.80%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (2.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.53%) Force.com
7 2 (2.53%) Route 53
7 2 (2.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) Internet
2 2 (2.53%) HTTP
2 2 (2.53%) VPN
3 1 (1.27%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.85%) NoSQL
2 21 (26.58%) MongoDB
3 19 (24.05%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.53%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.53%) Big Data
4 2 (2.53%) MySQL
5 1 (1.27%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (29.11%) Jenkins
2 15 (18.99%) Git (software)
3 11 (13.92%) Selenium
4 10 (12.66%) Bitbucket
4 10 (12.66%) JIRA
5 9 (11.39%) Eclipse
6 8 (10.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (5.06%) Cucumber
7 4 (5.06%) JUnit
7 4 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.53%) Maven
8 2 (2.53%) Pylint
8 2 (2.53%) RSpec
8 2 (2.53%) Sourcetree
8 2 (2.53%) SpecFlow
8 2 (2.53%) Vagrant
8 2 (2.53%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.27%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.27%) JIRA Agile
General
1 8 (10.13%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Banking
3 3 (3.80%) Front Office
4 2 (2.53%) Games
4 2 (2.53%) Legal
4 2 (2.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 45 (56.96%) Developer
2 32 (40.51%) Java Developer
3 22 (27.85%) Python Developer
4 10 (12.66%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) AWS DevOps
5 8 (10.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) AWS Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) Salesforce Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Salesforce Specialist
6 5 (6.33%) Platform Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Designer
7 4 (5.06%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Lambda Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Test Automation Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Test Automation Specialist
8 3 (3.80%) Test Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (43.04%) REST
2 32 (40.51%) Spring
3 20 (25.32%) Kafka
4 19 (24.05%) Dropwizard
4 19 (24.05%) JAX-RS
5 13 (16.46%) Spring Boot
5 13 (16.46%) Web Services
6 8 (10.13%) Visualforce
7 7 (8.86%) React
8 4 (5.06%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (5.06%) RESTful
9 2 (2.53%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.53%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.53%) HTML
9 2 (2.53%) JPA
9 2 (2.53%) JSON
9 2 (2.53%) LAMP
9 2 (2.53%) Node.js
9 2 (2.53%) Pandas
9 2 (2.53%) pytest
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) User Experience
2 11 (13.92%) Algorithms
3 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.13%) Wiki
4 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.53%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.27%) Derivative
6 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.39%) Windows
2 8 (10.13%) Linux
3 1 (1.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (58.23%) DevOps
2 45 (56.96%) Scrum
3 41 (51.90%) TDD
4 36 (45.57%) BDD
5 29 (36.71%) Kanban
6 27 (34.18%) Continuous Deployment
7 21 (26.58%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (24.05%) Pair Programming
9 18 (22.78%) Microservices
10 16 (20.25%) User Stories
11 14 (17.72%) Test Automation
12 12 (15.19%) Coaching
12 12 (15.19%) Mentoring
13 11 (13.92%) Design Thinking
14 9 (11.39%) CRM
14 9 (11.39%) OO
14 9 (11.39%) OOP
15 8 (10.13%) Computer Science
15 8 (10.13%) Post-Production
15 8 (10.13%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 43 (54.43%) Java
2 33 (41.77%) Java 8
3 31 (39.24%) Python
4 21 (26.58%) Scala
5 19 (24.05%) Ruby
6 11 (13.92%) Apex Code
7 8 (10.13%) SOQL
8 4 (5.06%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.80%) C#
9 3 (3.80%) SQL
10 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.27%) C
11 1 (1.27%) ES6
11 1 (1.27%) ES7
11 1 (1.27%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (10.13%) AWS Certification
2 5 (6.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (6.33%) Degree
3 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.27%) PMP
3 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) QA
1 2 (2.53%) WCAG
2 1 (1.27%) EMIR
2 1 (1.27%) MiFID
System Software
1 16 (20.25%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.80%) Ansible
3 2 (2.53%) HAProxy
3 2 (2.53%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (2.53%) Packer
3 2 (2.53%) Puppet
3 2 (2.53%) Terraform
4 1 (1.27%) Grafana
Vendors
1 11 (13.92%) MuleSoft
1 11 (13.92%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (11.39%) IBM
3 8 (10.13%) IBM Sterling
3 8 (10.13%) Informatica
3 8 (10.13%) SAP
4 5 (6.33%) Splunk
5 3 (3.80%) Google
6 2 (2.53%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.53%) New Relic
6 2 (2.53%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.27%) Tableau