The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Java Developer
Rank 544 524 507
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Java Developer 50 53 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 46 48
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£550 £568 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.08% +13.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £450
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49496 48382 42407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.36% 92.51% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 30854 29920 24330
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1937 1986 2076
Average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £18.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -6.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £41.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 2 June 2015.

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 27 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 2 June 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -15 47 £550 -3.08% 6
London -6 35 £568 - 3
City of London +16 15 £625 -2.72% 1
North West - 4 £425 -
South East -10 3 £475 -
Leeds -13 2 £425 +34.92%
West Yorkshire -17 2 £425 +34.92%
Yorkshire -20 2 £425 +34.92%
South Wales - 2 - -
Wales - 2 - -
Scotland -11 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £450 -
South West - 1 - - 3
Lincoln - 1 £450 -
Manchester - 1 £425 -
Southampton - 1 - -
Stirling - 1 - -
Telford - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 £425 -
Worthing - 1 £475 -
Cheshire - 1 £425 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Lincolnshire - 1 £450 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £475 -

Agile Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Java
1 109 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (86.24%) TDD
3 47 (43.12%) Spring
4 43 (39.45%) Hibernate
5 34 (31.19%) Scrum
6 30 (27.52%) Pair Programming
6 30 (27.52%) BDD
7 26 (23.85%) HTML
7 26 (23.85%) Web Services
8 25 (22.94%) Scala
9 24 (22.02%) Banking
10 23 (21.10%) JavaScript
11 19 (17.43%) Kanban
12 16 (14.68%) REST
13 15 (13.76%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (12.84%) Degree
15 13 (11.93%) MongoDB
15 13 (11.93%) Open Source
15 13 (11.93%) Front Office
15 13 (11.93%) User Stories
16 11 (10.09%) SOAP
16 11 (10.09%) JMS
16 11 (10.09%) RESTful
17 10 (9.17%) Multithreading
17 10 (9.17%) OO
17 10 (9.17%) J2EE
17 10 (9.17%) MVC
17 10 (9.17%) JAX-RS
18 9 (8.26%) Jenkins

Agile Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 5 (4.59%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.67%) MQSeries
2 4 (3.67%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (2.75%) JBoss
3 3 (2.75%) Jetty
4 1 (0.92%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (0.92%) Mule ESB
4 1 (0.92%) Mule
4 1 (0.92%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.50%) HTTP
2 3 (2.75%) Internet
3 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.93%) MongoDB
2 6 (5.50%) Hadoop
3 5 (4.59%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.59%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (3.67%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.75%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.83%) Big Data
7 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.92%) HBase
7 1 (0.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (8.26%) Jenkins
1 9 (8.26%) Maven
1 9 (8.26%) JUnit
1 9 (8.26%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.34%) Subversion
3 7 (6.42%) Mockito
4 6 (5.50%) Cucumber
4 6 (5.50%) Selenium
5 3 (2.75%) jMock
5 3 (2.75%) JBehave
6 2 (1.83%) Hudson
6 2 (1.83%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.92%) Spock
7 1 (0.92%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.92%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.92%) JIRA
7 1 (0.92%) Gerrit
General
1 24 (22.02%) Banking
2 13 (11.93%) Front Office
3 5 (4.59%) Finance
4 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.83%) Publishing
4 2 (1.83%) Games
5 1 (0.92%) Retail
5 1 (0.92%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (43.12%) Spring
2 43 (39.45%) Hibernate
3 26 (23.85%) HTML
3 26 (23.85%) Web Services
4 16 (14.68%) REST
5 11 (10.09%) SOAP
5 11 (10.09%) JMS
5 11 (10.09%) RESTful
6 10 (9.17%) J2EE
6 10 (9.17%) JAX-RS
7 6 (5.50%) Spring MVC
8 5 (4.59%) CSS
8 5 (4.59%) JSON
9 4 (3.67%) HTML5
9 4 (3.67%) OpenID
9 4 (3.67%) Ehcache
9 4 (3.67%) iBATIS
9 4 (3.67%) SAML
9 4 (3.67%) JSP
9 4 (3.67%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.83%) Blog
2 2 (1.83%) User Experience
2 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.92%) Algorithms
3 1 (0.92%) Market Risk
3 1 (0.92%) Smartphone
3 1 (0.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.67%) Mac OS X
1 4 (3.67%) UNIX
1 4 (3.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (86.24%) TDD
3 34 (31.19%) Scrum
4 30 (27.52%) Pair Programming
4 30 (27.52%) BDD
5 19 (17.43%) Kanban
6 15 (13.76%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (11.93%) Open Source
7 13 (11.93%) User Stories
8 10 (9.17%) Multithreading
8 10 (9.17%) OO
8 10 (9.17%) MVC
9 8 (7.34%) OpenUP
9 8 (7.34%) Software Engineering
9 8 (7.34%) Unit Testing
9 8 (7.34%) SOA
10 6 (5.50%) Microservices
11 5 (4.59%) SDLC
11 5 (4.59%) Automated Testing
11 5 (4.59%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 109 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (22.94%) Scala
3 23 (21.10%) JavaScript
4 8 (7.34%) SQL
5 4 (3.67%) Ruby
5 4 (3.67%) Groovy
5 4 (3.67%) Python
5 4 (3.67%) C#
5 4 (3.67%) C++
6 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (12.84%) Degree
2 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.92%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.83%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (5.50%) Puppet
2 4 (3.67%) Nagios
3 2 (1.83%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.92%) Ansible
4 1 (0.92%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 6 (5.50%) Oracle
2 3 (2.75%) Splunk
3 1 (0.92%) SaltStack
3 1 (0.92%) Informatica
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday