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 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 5 4 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 31 28 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 23.48% 23.14% 20.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.83% 26.17% 23.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 16
Median daily rate £550 £500 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -0.99%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £377 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £650 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £36.13
% change year-on-year +0.59% +16.95%  

Agile Software Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 120 107 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 90.91% 88.43% 89.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 93 63
Median daily rate £550 £480 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.58% -4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £26.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.69% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Canary Wharf

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 34 (47.22%) Finance
2 28 (38.89%) Java
3 22 (30.56%) JavaScript
3 22 (30.56%) Scrum
3 22 (30.56%) Banking
4 21 (29.17%) SQL
5 19 (26.39%) HTML
5 19 (26.39%) DevOps
6 17 (23.61%) Linux
7 15 (20.83%) CSS
7 15 (20.83%) Degree
8 14 (19.44%) Spring
8 14 (19.44%) Computer Science
8 14 (19.44%) XML
8 14 (19.44%) Unix
9 13 (18.06%) Open Source
9 13 (18.06%) Jenkins
10 12 (16.67%) REST
10 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 12 (16.67%) Oracle
11 11 (15.28%) OO
11 11 (15.28%) Python
11 11 (15.28%) AngularJS
12 10 (13.89%) Low Latency
12 10 (13.89%) Enterprise Architecture
12 10 (13.89%) JSON
13 9 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (12.50%) Android
13 9 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (12.50%) Configuration Management

Agile Software Development
Top Related 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 6 (8.33%) Confluence
2 5 (6.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (4.17%) JBoss
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.78%) IIS
4 2 (2.78%) Liferay
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.39%) Apache
5 1 (1.39%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.39%) CMS
5 1 (1.39%) DataSynapse
5 1 (1.39%) Documentum
5 1 (1.39%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.39%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (4.17%) MS Project
2 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.39%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) IaaS
2 4 (5.56%) PaaS
3 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.17%) SaaS
4 1 (1.39%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.39%) Office 365
4 1 (1.39%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) DHCP
1 5 (6.94%) DNS
2 3 (4.17%) LDAP
3 2 (2.78%) Internet
3 2 (2.78%) NAS
3 2 (2.78%) SAN
4 1 (1.39%) FCoE
4 1 (1.39%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.39%) HTTP
4 1 (1.39%) Intranet
4 1 (1.39%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.39%) LAN
4 1 (1.39%) Multicast
4 1 (1.39%) VPN
4 1 (1.39%) WAN
4 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.56%) Big Data
2 4 (5.56%) DB2
2 4 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (4.17%) Data Mining
3 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.39%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.39%) HBase
5 1 (1.39%) KDB
5 1 (1.39%) MySQL
5 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (18.06%) Jenkins
2 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 8 (11.11%) JIRA
4 5 (6.94%) Gradle
5 4 (5.56%) Maven
5 4 (5.56%) TeamCity
6 3 (4.17%) Ant
6 3 (4.17%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.17%) Selenium
6 3 (4.17%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.78%) Grunt
7 2 (2.78%) gulp
7 2 (2.78%) Hudson
7 2 (2.78%) jspm
7 2 (2.78%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.39%) Concordion
8 1 (1.39%) JBehave
8 1 (1.39%) Mockito
8 1 (1.39%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (1.39%) Spock
General
1 34 (47.22%) Finance
2 22 (30.56%) Banking
3 7 (9.72%) Investment Banking
3 7 (9.72%) Retail
4 5 (6.94%) Front Office
5 3 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (45.83%) Developer
2 12 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.89%) Architect
4 8 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 6 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 6 (8.33%) Python Developer
5 6 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 6 (8.33%) SQL Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (6.94%) Perl Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Agile Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Core Java Developer
7 4 (5.56%) HTML Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Java Architect
7 4 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Software Architect
8 3 (4.17%) Investment Banking Java Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (26.39%) HTML
2 15 (20.83%) CSS
3 14 (19.44%) Spring
3 14 (19.44%) XML
4 12 (16.67%) REST
5 11 (15.28%) AngularJS
6 10 (13.89%) JSON
7 8 (11.11%) CSS3
7 8 (11.11%) HTML5
7 8 (11.11%) SOAP
8 5 (6.94%) .NET
8 5 (6.94%) Node.js
9 4 (5.56%) .NET Framework
9 4 (5.56%) PhoneGap
9 4 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (5.56%) Web Services
10 3 (4.17%) Entity Framework
10 3 (4.17%) J2EE
10 3 (4.17%) jQuery
11 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.11%) CMDB
3 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.17%) Derivative
4 2 (2.78%) Fintech
4 2 (2.78%) OTC Derivatives
4 2 (2.78%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.39%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.39%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.39%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.39%) PMI
5 1 (1.39%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.61%) Linux
2 14 (19.44%) Unix
3 9 (12.50%) Android
3 9 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 7 (9.72%) Solaris
5 5 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.78%) Windows
7 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.56%) Scrum
2 19 (26.39%) DevOps
3 13 (18.06%) Open Source
4 11 (15.28%) OO
5 10 (13.89%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (13.89%) Low Latency
6 9 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 9 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (11.11%) Android Development
7 8 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 8 (11.11%) iOS Development
7 8 (11.11%) SDLC
8 7 (9.72%) Kanban
8 7 (9.72%) OOA/OOD
8 7 (9.72%) Workflow
9 6 (8.33%) Coaching
9 6 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.33%) Migration
9 6 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (38.89%) Java
2 22 (30.56%) JavaScript
3 21 (29.17%) SQL
4 11 (15.28%) Python
5 8 (11.11%) C#
6 6 (8.33%) Perl
7 5 (6.94%) Ruby
8 4 (5.56%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.17%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.17%) PHP
9 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.78%) C++
10 2 (2.78%) Scala
10 2 (2.78%) VB
11 1 (1.39%) Korn
11 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.39%) VB6
11 1 (1.39%) VBScript
11 1 (1.39%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (20.83%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) ISEB
3 2 (2.78%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.78%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.78%) PMP
3 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.39%) CAPM
4 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (1.39%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) MiFID
2 3 (4.17%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (4.17%) EMIR
3 2 (2.78%) QA
4 1 (1.39%) PMO
4 1 (1.39%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (8.33%) NFS
2 3 (4.17%) Docker
3 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.39%) KVM
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.39%) SRDF
4 1 (1.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) Ansible
2 7 (9.72%) Puppet
3 6 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.39%) Nagios
4 1 (1.39%) OPNET
4 1 (1.39%) Packer
4 1 (1.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) Oracle
2 5 (6.94%) IBM
2 5 (6.94%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.56%) Atlassian
3 4 (5.56%) SaltStack
4 3 (4.17%) hybris
4 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.17%) SAP
4 3 (4.17%) ServiceNow
4 3 (4.17%) Solace
4 3 (4.17%) Sybase
5 2 (2.78%) BMC
5 2 (2.78%) EMC
5 2 (2.78%) HP
5 2 (2.78%) NetApp
5 2 (2.78%) Perforce
5 2 (2.78%) Remedy
5 2 (2.78%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.78%) VMware
6 1 (1.39%) Reuters