The first table below looks at the demand for the Agile Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Java Developer
Rank 206 179 210
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +31
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Java Developer 9 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.41% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.44% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 26 3
Average daily rate £550 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £406 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £600 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £444 £425
% change year-on-year
-21.12% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6115 5857 7422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.29% 92.82% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4418 4320 5248
Average daily rate £438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £277 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 121 171
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.51 £135.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Agile Java Developer
London

Agile Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Java Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Agile Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Agile Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Java Developer across the City of London region.

Agile Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Agile Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Java Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Agile Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Agile Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Agile Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Agile Java Developer in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Java
1 21 (100.00%) TDD
2 15 (71.43%) BDD
3 10 (47.62%) Banking
3 10 (47.62%) Spring
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 8 (38.10%) SOAP
6 7 (33.33%) MongoDB
7 6 (28.57%) Web Services
7 6 (28.57%) XML
7 6 (28.57%) OO
7 6 (28.57%) MVC
7 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
7 6 (28.57%) Scrum
7 6 (28.57%) JMS
7 6 (28.57%) Spring MVC
7 6 (28.57%) Kanban
7 6 (28.57%) Scala
8 5 (23.81%) RESTful
8 5 (23.81%) JSON
8 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
8 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
8 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (19.05%) REST
9 4 (19.05%) Finance
9 4 (19.05%) Python
9 4 (19.05%) C#
9 4 (19.05%) JUnit
9 4 (19.05%) Ruby

Agile Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Agile Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Agile Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
3 2 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) JUnit
2 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (14.29%) Spring Roo
2 3 (14.29%) QUnit
2 3 (14.29%) Jasmine
2 3 (14.29%) Hudson
3 2 (9.52%) Ant
3 2 (9.52%) Maven
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.76%) JBehave
4 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 10 (47.62%) Banking
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 3 (14.29%) Back Office
4 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
5 1 (4.76%) Retail
5 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) Spring
2 8 (38.10%) SOAP
3 6 (28.57%) Web Services
3 6 (28.57%) XML
3 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 6 (28.57%) JMS
3 6 (28.57%) Spring MVC
4 5 (23.81%) RESTful
4 5 (23.81%) JSON
5 4 (19.05%) REST
6 3 (14.29%) Grails
6 3 (14.29%) jQuery
6 3 (14.29%) HTML5
6 3 (14.29%) CSS
6 3 (14.29%) HTML
6 3 (14.29%) CSS3
7 2 (9.52%) XSD
7 2 (9.52%) Struts
7 2 (9.52%) Struts2
8 1 (4.76%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) Derivative
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
1 3 (14.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) TDD
2 15 (71.43%) BDD
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) OO
4 6 (28.57%) MVC
4 6 (28.57%) Scrum
4 6 (28.57%) Kanban
5 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
5 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
6 4 (19.05%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (14.29%) Pair Programming
7 3 (14.29%) OOP
7 3 (14.29%) CQRS
8 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
8 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
9 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) Scala
4 4 (19.05%) Python
4 4 (19.05%) C#
4 4 (19.05%) Ruby
4 4 (19.05%) Groovy
5 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 3 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
6 1 (4.76%) C
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Sybase