The first table below looks at the demand for the Agile Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 11 July 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 currently tracked.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Java Developer
Rank 522 504 530
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +26
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Java Developer 58 66 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.14% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 55 49
Average daily rate
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£568 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.50% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £385 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £500 £400
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48693 46426 52919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.61% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 29668 27020 29360
Average daily rate £395 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1991 2159 2630
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%

Agile Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Agile Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Agile Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Agile Java Developer within the UK.

Agile Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Agile Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Java Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Agile Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Agile Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Java Developer within the UK.

Agile Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Agile Java Developer
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Java Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -19 56 £568 +13.50% 1
London -11 50 £568 +8.09% 1
City of London +22 13 £600 +14.28% 1
Berkshire 0 5 £375 -
South East -11 5 £375 +5.63%
Slough - 4 - -
Scotland -6 1 £420 - 1
North West -7 1 - -
Edinburgh -17 1 £420 -
Glasgow - - - - 1
Leamington Spa - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Midlands - - - -

Agile Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 108 (100.00%) Java
2 98 (90.74%) TDD
3 54 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 47 (43.52%) Pair Programming
6 45 (41.67%) BDD
7 42 (38.89%) Spring
8 37 (34.26%) Banking
8 37 (34.26%) Scrum
9 34 (31.48%) Scala
10 30 (27.78%) OO
11 29 (26.85%) Hibernate
12 28 (25.93%) Python
13 27 (25.00%) MVC
14 25 (23.15%) MongoDB
15 24 (22.22%) Investment Banking
15 24 (22.22%) Spring MVC
15 24 (22.22%) Front Office
16 23 (21.30%) JMS
16 23 (21.30%) NoSQL
17 21 (19.44%) Finance
18 19 (17.59%) SQL
19 17 (15.74%) Open Source
19 17 (15.74%) Continuous Integration
20 16 (14.81%) Derivative
20 16 (14.81%) HTML
21 15 (13.89%) Configuration Management
21 15 (13.89%) Equity Derivative
22 14 (12.96%) Software Engineering
22 14 (12.96%) Oracle

Agile Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.78%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.85%) Node.js
2 2 (1.85%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.93%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.93%) CMS
3 1 (0.93%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.63%) GitHub
2 4 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.78%) HTTP
2 2 (1.85%) Internet
3 1 (0.93%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.15%) MongoDB
2 23 (21.30%) NoSQL
3 10 (9.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (6.48%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.63%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.70%) Big Data
6 4 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (2.78%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.85%) MySQL
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Maven
1 7 (6.48%) jMock
2 6 (5.56%) Subversion
3 5 (4.63%) JUnit
4 4 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.70%) Mercurial
5 3 (2.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 3 (2.78%) Axure RP
5 3 (2.78%) Ant
6 2 (1.85%) Selenium
6 2 (1.85%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.85%) Mockito
6 2 (1.85%) EasyMock
6 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.93%) Hudson
7 1 (0.93%) FindBugs
7 1 (0.93%) Gradle
7 1 (0.93%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.93%) TestNG
General
1 37 (34.26%) Banking
2 24 (22.22%) Investment Banking
2 24 (22.22%) Front Office
3 21 (19.44%) Finance
4 6 (5.56%) Back Office
5 3 (2.78%) Retail
6 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (38.89%) Spring
2 29 (26.85%) Hibernate
3 24 (22.22%) Spring MVC
4 23 (21.30%) JMS
5 16 (14.81%) HTML
6 14 (12.96%) XML
7 10 (9.26%) CSS
7 10 (9.26%) Web Services
7 10 (9.26%) RESTful
8 9 (8.33%) JSON
8 9 (8.33%) J2EE
9 8 (7.41%) SOAP
9 8 (7.41%) Grails
10 5 (4.63%) Java EE
10 5 (4.63%) J2SE
10 5 (4.63%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (4.63%) HTML5
11 4 (3.70%) Struts
12 3 (2.78%) NHibernate
12 3 (2.78%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.74%) Open Source
2 16 (14.81%) Derivative
3 15 (13.89%) Equity Derivative
4 12 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 9 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 9 (8.33%) Equities
6 2 (1.85%) FMCG
6 2 (1.85%) Social Media
6 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.93%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.19%) Linux
2 2 (1.85%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (90.74%) TDD
2 54 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (43.52%) Pair Programming
4 45 (41.67%) BDD
5 37 (34.26%) Scrum
6 30 (27.78%) OO
7 27 (25.00%) MVC
8 17 (15.74%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (13.89%) Configuration Management
10 14 (12.96%) Software Engineering
11 13 (12.04%) Unit Testing
12 12 (11.11%) Kanban
13 10 (9.26%) ATDD
14 7 (6.48%) Domain-Driven Design
14 7 (6.48%) Web Development
14 7 (6.48%) E-Commerce
15 6 (5.56%) OOD
15 6 (5.56%) Extreme Programming
16 5 (4.63%) Automated Testing
16 5 (4.63%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 108 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 34 (31.48%) Scala
4 28 (25.93%) Python
5 19 (17.59%) SQL
6 13 (12.04%) Groovy
7 7 (6.48%) C#
8 6 (5.56%) Ruby
9 4 (3.70%) Perl
9 4 (3.70%) Clojure
10 2 (1.85%) PHP
11 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) Oozie
2 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.93%) Nagios
2 1 (0.93%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.93%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (12.96%) Oracle
2 6 (5.56%) Sybase
3 1 (0.93%) TIBCO
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