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 28 June 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.

Agile Software Development
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 6 8
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 25 25 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 22.52% 20.66% 13.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.25% 24.51% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 20
Median daily rate £475 £438 £523
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -16.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £313 £422
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £500 £571
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.88 £42.25 £37.45
% change year-on-year +1.47% +12.81%  

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 99 102 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 89.19% 84.30% 91.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 325 454
Median daily rate £535 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.63% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £584
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 36 (65.45%) Finance
2 25 (45.45%) Scrum
3 19 (34.55%) SQL
4 18 (32.73%) DevOps
5 16 (29.09%) Banking
6 15 (27.27%) Java
7 13 (23.64%) Unix
7 13 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (21.82%) Linux
8 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
8 12 (21.82%) Python
9 11 (20.00%) HTML
9 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
9 11 (20.00%) Kanban
9 11 (20.00%) Jenkins
10 10 (18.18%) AngularJS
10 10 (18.18%) Analytics
10 10 (18.18%) Git (software)
10 10 (18.18%) Open Source
10 10 (18.18%) XML
11 9 (16.36%) OO
11 9 (16.36%) Degree
11 9 (16.36%) Content Management
11 9 (16.36%) Business Analysis
11 9 (16.36%) Enterprise Architecture
12 8 (14.55%) Spring
12 8 (14.55%) Web Development
12 8 (14.55%) REST
12 8 (14.55%) Test Automation
12 8 (14.55%) CSS

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 6 (10.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (9.09%) CMS
3 4 (7.27%) Confluence
4 3 (5.45%) Apache Spark
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.64%) JBoss
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (3.64%) SAS
6 1 (1.82%) Documentum
6 1 (1.82%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.09%) IaaS
3 4 (7.27%) PaaS
4 3 (5.45%) Office 365
5 2 (3.64%) SaaS
5 2 (3.64%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (1.82%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) Intranet
2 5 (9.09%) DHCP
2 5 (9.09%) DNS
3 2 (3.64%) Internet
3 2 (3.64%) VPN
3 2 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.82%) LDAP
4 1 (1.82%) NAS
4 1 (1.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) DB2
1 4 (7.27%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.45%) Big Data
2 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.45%) Hadoop
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.64%) Data Mining
3 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.82%) Hazelcast
4 1 (1.82%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.82%) KDB
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.91%) JIRA
4 3 (5.45%) Gradle
4 3 (5.45%) Maven
4 3 (5.45%) Selenium
4 3 (5.45%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.64%) Ant
5 2 (3.64%) Grunt
5 2 (3.64%) gulp
5 2 (3.64%) Hudson
5 2 (3.64%) jspm
5 2 (3.64%) JUnit
5 2 (3.64%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (3.64%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.82%) Capybara
6 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.82%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.82%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.82%) WATIR
General
1 36 (65.45%) Finance
2 16 (29.09%) Banking
3 5 (9.09%) Marketing
4 4 (7.27%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.45%) Front Office
6 2 (3.64%) Legal
6 2 (3.64%) Retail
7 1 (1.82%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 23 (41.82%) Developer
2 11 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 10 (18.18%) Analyst
4 9 (16.36%) Business Analyst
5 8 (14.55%) Java Developer
6 7 (12.73%) Architect
6 7 (12.73%) Python Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
7 5 (9.09%) Perl Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Agile Project Manager
8 4 (7.27%) AWS Developer
8 4 (7.27%) C# Developer
8 4 (7.27%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Senior Manager
8 4 (7.27%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (5.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (5.45%) Investment Banking Java Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Lead Business Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.00%) HTML
2 10 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 10 (18.18%) XML
3 8 (14.55%) CSS
3 8 (14.55%) REST
3 8 (14.55%) Spring
4 7 (12.73%) JSON
5 6 (10.91%) HTML5
6 5 (9.09%) CSS3
6 5 (9.09%) SOAP
6 5 (9.09%) Web Services
7 4 (7.27%) J2EE
7 4 (7.27%) Node.js
8 3 (5.45%) .NET
8 3 (5.45%) PhoneGap
8 3 (5.45%) Protocol Buffers
8 3 (5.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
9 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (3.64%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.09%) CMDB
3 5 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 5 (9.09%) Social Media
4 3 (5.45%) User Experience
5 2 (3.64%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (3.64%) Derivative
5 2 (3.64%) FMCG
5 2 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.64%) OTC Derivatives
5 2 (3.64%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.82%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.82%) Fintech
6 1 (1.82%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.82%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.64%) Unix
2 12 (21.82%) Linux
3 5 (9.09%) Android
3 5 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 5 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (9.09%) Solaris
4 1 (1.82%) Windows
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Scrum
2 18 (32.73%) DevOps
3 13 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (20.00%) Kanban
5 10 (18.18%) Analytics
5 10 (18.18%) Open Source
6 9 (16.36%) Business Analysis
6 9 (16.36%) Content Management
6 9 (16.36%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (16.36%) OO
7 8 (14.55%) Coaching
7 8 (14.55%) Low Latency
7 8 (14.55%) SDLC
7 8 (14.55%) Test Automation
7 8 (14.55%) Web Development
8 7 (12.73%) Configuration Management
8 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (12.73%) High Availability
9 6 (10.91%) Data Modelling
9 6 (10.91%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (34.55%) SQL
2 15 (27.27%) Java
3 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
3 12 (21.82%) Python
4 7 (12.73%) Perl
5 6 (10.91%) C#
6 4 (7.27%) Ruby
7 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.64%) MATLAB
7 2 (3.64%) PHP
7 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.64%) R
7 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.64%) VB
8 1 (1.82%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.82%) Groovy
8 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.82%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (5.45%) ISEB
3 3 (5.45%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.45%) PMI Certification
3 3 (5.45%) PMP
4 2 (3.64%) IIBA
5 1 (1.82%) CAPM
5 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) MiFID
2 2 (3.64%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (3.64%) EMIR
2 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) NFS
2 1 (1.82%) Docker
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) Ansible
1 6 (10.91%) Puppet
2 5 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.82%) MOM
3 1 (1.82%) Packer
3 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Adobe
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle
2 5 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.27%) IBM
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.27%) SaltStack
4 3 (5.45%) Atlassian
4 3 (5.45%) Sybase
5 2 (3.64%) ArcSight
5 2 (3.64%) Perforce
5 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.64%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.64%) Splunk
6 1 (1.82%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.82%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.82%) FXall
6 1 (1.82%) Google
6 1 (1.82%) Reuters
6 1 (1.82%) Solace
6 1 (1.82%) VMware