The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Agile Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Java Developer
England / North West
Rank 116 134 139
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Java Developer 21 26 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.81% 0.68% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.71% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 2
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £365
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +23.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2459 3641 3195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.80% 94.94% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1545 2167 1733
Median daily rate £375 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.44% +1.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 198 201
Median hourly rate £17.50 £29.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.65% +52.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Agile Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Agile Java Developer in the job title.

Agile Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Agile Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Agile Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Agile Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Java Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Agile Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Agile Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Java Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 12 £550 -
Cheshire +34 5 £413 +17.85% 1
Manchester -3 2 £425 -5.55% 1
Agile Java Developer
England

Agile Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Agile Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Agile Java Developer in the job title.

1 40 (100.00%) Java
1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (65.00%) TDD
3 14 (35.00%) BDD
4 12 (30.00%) Spring
5 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
6 10 (25.00%) Scrum
7 9 (22.50%) Pair Programming
7 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (20.00%) Oracle
9 7 (17.50%) J2EE
9 7 (17.50%) DevOps
9 7 (17.50%) Microservices
10 6 (15.00%) RESTful
10 6 (15.00%) Web Services
10 6 (15.00%) OOD
11 5 (12.50%) OO
11 5 (12.50%) Kanban
11 5 (12.50%) Node.js
12 4 (10.00%) Scala
12 4 (10.00%) API Design
12 4 (10.00%) Unix
12 4 (10.00%) Linux
12 4 (10.00%) JUnit
12 4 (10.00%) Finance
12 4 (10.00%) SOAP
12 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
13 3 (7.50%) XML
13 3 (7.50%) .NET
13 3 (7.50%) CSS

Agile Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.50%) JBoss
3 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.00%) GitHub
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) MySQL
1 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) DB2
2 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.50%) Big Data
3 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) JUnit
2 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.00%) Maven
3 2 (5.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (5.00%) Selenium
4 1 (2.50%) Ant
4 1 (2.50%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.50%) Subversion
4 1 (2.50%) Toad
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) Spring
2 7 (17.50%) J2EE
3 6 (15.00%) RESTful
3 6 (15.00%) Web Services
4 5 (12.50%) Node.js
5 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (10.00%) SOAP
6 3 (7.50%) .NET
6 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
6 3 (7.50%) CSS
6 3 (7.50%) HTML
6 3 (7.50%) XML
7 2 (5.00%) CSS3
7 2 (5.00%) Dropwizard
7 2 (5.00%) HTML5
7 2 (5.00%) Java EE
7 2 (5.00%) JPA
7 2 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (5.00%) REST
7 2 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
1 4 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (65.00%) TDD
3 14 (35.00%) BDD
4 10 (25.00%) Scrum
5 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (22.50%) Pair Programming
6 7 (17.50%) DevOps
6 7 (17.50%) Microservices
7 6 (15.00%) OOD
8 5 (12.50%) Kanban
8 5 (12.50%) OO
9 4 (10.00%) API Design
10 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
11 2 (5.00%) Concurrent Programming
11 2 (5.00%) Integration Testing
11 2 (5.00%) Low Latency
11 2 (5.00%) Multithreading
11 2 (5.00%) OOP
11 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (5.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.00%) Scala
4 2 (5.00%) Clojure
4 2 (5.00%) Groovy
4 2 (5.00%) Ruby
4 2 (5.00%) SQL
5 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.50%) Sybase
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