Period
to 10 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West London 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 10 July 2020 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 > West London
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 182 541 652
As % of all contract jobs advertised in West London 28.17% 28.87% 29.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.73% 32.69% 33.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 433 549
Median daily rate £525 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £358 £361 £388
90th Percentile £644 £594 £588
London median daily rate £539 £525 £513
% change year-on-year +2.57% +2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £51.25 £48.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.77% -57.47%
London median hourly rate £47.42 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +26.44% -16.67% -5.92%

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 West London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 556 1,655 1,920
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West London 86.07% 88.31% 88.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 1,111 1,354
Median daily rate £475 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% -2.63% +11.76%
10th Percentile £190 £310 £260
90th Percentile £638 £600 £575
London median daily rate £525 £520 £500
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 38 45
Median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £14.05 £13.61 £14.06
90th Percentile £47.85 £55.36 £50.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.29 £24.09
% change year-on-year +44.09% +0.83% -2.31%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in West London

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West London.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in West London

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Agile Software Development in West London.

Daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in West London

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in West London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in West London over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in West London

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Agile Software Development in West London.

Hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in West London

Agile Software Development
Contract Job Locations in West London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the West London region over the 6 months to 10 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hounslow 0 39 £583 +19.49% 2
Richmond upon Thames -1 9 £500 +19.69%
Hammersmith -1 6 £350 -25.53%
Hillingdon -4 5 £475 -5.00% 2
Wembley +1 1 £413 +10.00%
Ealing +1 1 £750 - 1
Agile Software Development
London

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, 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 West London region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 66 (36.26%) Scrum
2 49 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 44 (24.18%) TDD
4 34 (18.68%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (17.58%) DevOps
6 29 (15.93%) Analytics
6 29 (15.93%) Test Automation
7 28 (15.38%) QA
7 28 (15.38%) BDD
8 26 (14.29%) Python
9 25 (13.74%) Kanban
10 24 (13.19%) Azure
10 24 (13.19%) SQL
10 24 (13.19%) Java
11 23 (12.64%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (12.64%) Problem-Solving
12 22 (12.09%) MVC
12 22 (12.09%) User Experience
13 21 (11.54%) Redux
13 21 (11.54%) Waterfall
13 21 (11.54%) Android
14 20 (10.99%) Continuous Improvement
14 20 (10.99%) React
15 19 (10.44%) Project Management
15 19 (10.44%) HTML
15 19 (10.44%) Pair Programming
16 18 (9.89%) Degree
16 18 (9.89%) Git (software)
16 18 (9.89%) Machine Learning
16 18 (9.89%) Decision-Making

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 10 (5.49%) CMS
2 7 (3.85%) Apache Spark
3 5 (2.75%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.10%) Apache
5 2 (1.10%) Apache Airflow
5 2 (1.10%) Drupal
5 2 (1.10%) IIS
5 2 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.55%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.55%) Confluence
6 1 (0.55%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (3.85%) InVision
2 6 (3.30%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (3.30%) Sketch
3 5 (2.75%) Adobe XD
3 5 (2.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.75%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (2.20%) Chatbot
5 3 (1.65%) Figma
6 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.55%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.55%) InDesign
7 1 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.65%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.55%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.55%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.55%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (13.19%) Azure
2 14 (7.69%) Power Platform
3 13 (7.14%) AWS
3 13 (7.14%) GCP
4 5 (2.75%) OpenShift
4 5 (2.75%) PaaS
5 4 (2.20%) Azure Data Factory
6 3 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.65%) G Suite
6 3 (1.65%) GitHub
6 3 (1.65%) Serverless
7 2 (1.10%) CloudBees
7 2 (1.10%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.55%) Apigee
8 1 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.55%) Azure Functions
8 1 (0.55%) Office 365
8 1 (0.55%) Silverpop
8 1 (0.55%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.65%) HTTP
2 2 (1.10%) Internet
2 2 (1.10%) Intranet
3 1 (0.55%) Skype
3 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.69%) Power BI
2 11 (6.04%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (6.04%) Relational Database
3 9 (4.95%) Big Data
4 8 (4.40%) NoSQL
4 8 (4.40%) SQL Server
5 5 (2.75%) Data Lake
5 5 (2.75%) Data Mining
5 5 (2.75%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.75%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.75%) SQLite
6 4 (2.20%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (2.20%) MySQL
6 4 (2.20%) OLAP
6 4 (2.20%) OLAP Cube
6 4 (2.20%) Oracle OLAP
6 4 (2.20%) Spark SQL
7 3 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.65%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (9.89%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.34%) Jenkins
3 10 (5.49%) JIRA
4 6 (3.30%) Axure RP
5 5 (2.75%) Balsamiq
5 5 (2.75%) JUnit
6 4 (2.20%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.65%) Selenium
8 2 (1.10%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.10%) GitLab
8 2 (1.10%) JMeter
8 2 (1.10%) Maven
8 2 (1.10%) Mockito
8 2 (1.10%) Postman
8 2 (1.10%) Subversion
8 2 (1.10%) webpack
8 2 (1.10%) Xcode
8 2 (1.10%) Zephyr
9 1 (0.55%) gulp
9 1 (0.55%) Spock
General
1 15 (8.24%) Finance
2 12 (6.59%) Marketing
3 7 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (3.30%) Retail
4 6 (3.30%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.75%) Legal
5 5 (2.75%) Public Sector
6 4 (2.20%) Electronics
6 4 (2.20%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.10%) German Language
8 1 (0.55%) Back Office
8 1 (0.55%) French Language
8 1 (0.55%) Housing Association
8 1 (0.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 74 (40.66%) Developer
2 24 (13.19%) JavaScript Developer
3 20 (10.99%) Senior Developer
4 14 (7.69%) React Developer
5 13 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 12 (6.59%) Designer
6 12 (6.59%) UX Designer
7 11 (6.04%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 9 (4.95%) Analyst
8 9 (4.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 9 (4.95%) Senior React Developer
9 8 (4.40%) Full Stack Developer
9 8 (4.40%) Python Developer
10 7 (3.85%) IT Manager
11 6 (3.30%) Business Analyst
11 6 (3.30%) DevOps Manager
11 6 (3.30%) IT Project Manager
11 6 (3.30%) Java Developer
12 5 (2.75%) Android Developer
12 5 (2.75%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.54%) Redux
2 20 (10.99%) React
3 19 (10.44%) HTML
4 17 (9.34%) CSS
5 16 (8.79%) Node.js
6 13 (7.14%) RESTful
7 12 (6.59%) Kafka
8 11 (6.04%) Web Services
9 10 (5.49%) GraphQL
10 9 (4.95%) .NET
10 9 (4.95%) REST
11 7 (3.85%) AngularJS
12 6 (3.30%) Flash
12 6 (3.30%) Spring
13 4 (2.20%) Akka
13 4 (2.20%) HTML5
13 4 (2.20%) JSON
13 4 (2.20%) RabbitMQ
13 4 (2.20%) XML
14 3 (1.65%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 34 (18.68%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (12.09%) User Experience
3 12 (6.59%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (6.59%) Over-the-Top Content
4 11 (6.04%) Algorithms
5 10 (5.49%) FMCG
6 8 (4.40%) Video on Demand
7 7 (3.85%) STB
8 6 (3.30%) IPTV
8 6 (3.30%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (3.30%) Video\Live Streaming
9 5 (2.75%) Taxonomies
9 5 (2.75%) W3C
10 4 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (2.20%) Mobile App
10 4 (2.20%) Robotics
11 3 (1.65%) Blog
11 3 (1.65%) Graphic Design
11 3 (1.65%) Virtual Team
12 2 (1.10%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.54%) Android
2 12 (6.59%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.75%) tvOS
4 4 (2.20%) Linux
5 3 (1.65%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.65%) Unix
5 3 (1.65%) Windows
6 1 (0.55%) Android TV
6 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (36.26%) Scrum
2 44 (24.18%) TDD
3 32 (17.58%) DevOps
4 29 (15.93%) Analytics
4 29 (15.93%) Test Automation
5 28 (15.38%) BDD
6 25 (13.74%) Kanban
7 23 (12.64%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (12.64%) Problem-Solving
8 22 (12.09%) MVC
9 21 (11.54%) Waterfall
10 20 (10.99%) Continuous Improvement
11 19 (10.44%) Pair Programming
11 19 (10.44%) Project Management
12 18 (9.89%) Decision-Making
12 18 (9.89%) Machine Learning
13 17 (9.34%) Data Science
14 16 (8.79%) Artificial Intelligence
15 15 (8.24%) Data Modelling
15 15 (8.24%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 49 (26.92%) JavaScript
2 26 (14.29%) Python
3 24 (13.19%) Java
3 24 (13.19%) SQL
4 12 (6.59%) C#
5 9 (4.95%) Scala
6 8 (4.40%) TypeScript
7 6 (3.30%) ActionScript
7 6 (3.30%) BrightScript
8 5 (2.75%) Kotlin
9 4 (2.20%) C
9 4 (2.20%) C++
9 4 (2.20%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.65%) Apple Swift
10 3 (1.65%) Go
10 3 (1.65%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.65%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.10%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.10%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (9.89%) Degree
2 3 (1.65%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (1.65%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.10%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (0.55%) APMP
4 1 (0.55%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.55%) CISA
4 1 (0.55%) CISM
4 1 (0.55%) CISSP
4 1 (0.55%) CSSLP
4 1 (0.55%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (15.38%) QA
2 13 (7.14%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.20%) PMO
4 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (6.04%) Docker
2 2 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.55%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 17 (9.34%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.10%) Ansible
3 1 (0.55%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.55%) Kibana
3 1 (0.55%) Puppet
3 1 (0.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (9.34%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.04%) Oracle
3 10 (5.49%) SAP
3 10 (5.49%) Tableau
4 9 (4.95%) Databricks
5 8 (4.40%) Adobe
5 8 (4.40%) Teradata
6 6 (3.30%) Google
6 6 (3.30%) Roku
7 5 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.20%) Automation Anywhere
8 4 (2.20%) Blue Prism
8 4 (2.20%) UiPath
9 3 (1.65%) MuleSoft
9 3 (1.65%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 2 (1.10%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (1.10%) Conga
10 2 (1.10%) DocuSign
10 2 (1.10%) HP
10 2 (1.10%) Splunk