The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Agile Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Java Developer
Rank 325 474 484
Rank change year-on-year
+149 +10
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Java Developer 370 166 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.67% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.31% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 134 119
Median daily rate £513 £475 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% -3.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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
52698 52839 51404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.88% 94.71% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 34350 32058 31435
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1506 2120 2116
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.46 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.22% -0.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Agile Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 5 May 2016.

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 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +136 353 £513 +7.89% 45
London +93 224 £533 -3.18% 30
City of London +62 62 £525 -7.89% 7
Yorkshire +36 47 £450 +5.88% 3
West Yorkshire +36 43 £450 +5.88% 3
Leeds +28 41 £450 +5.88% 3
South East +11 36 £485 +24.35% 7
North West +4 22 £469 +10.29% 1
Manchester 0 15 £500 +11.11% 1
West Sussex -14 10 £463 -2.63% 2
East of England +10 8 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -25 8 £450 +28.57%
Tyne and Wear -26 8 £450 +28.57%
North East -27 8 £450 +28.57%
Cheshire -9 6 £425 -
Brighton - 6 £550 -
East Sussex - 6 £550 -
Oxfordshire - 6 £485 - 2
Worthing -34 5 £475 - 1
Ipswich +12 4 - -
Suffolk +5 4 - -
Berkshire +4 4 £456 +44.84% 1
Bradford - 4 £450 -
Knutsford - 4 £425 -
Surrey - 4 £463 - 2
West Midlands - 4 £425 - 1
Hampshire -1 3 £475 +19.49%
South West -4 3 - - 2
Leatherhead - 3 £463 -
Croydon - 3 £463 -

Agile Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 featuring Agile Java Developer in the job title.

1 711 (100.00%) Java
1 711 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 549 (77.22%) TDD
3 428 (60.20%) Scrum
4 338 (47.54%) Spring
5 275 (38.68%) BDD
6 270 (37.97%) Pair Programming
7 199 (27.99%) NoSQL
8 195 (27.43%) REST
9 188 (26.44%) Continuous Integration
10 182 (25.60%) Apache Cassandra
11 181 (25.46%) Kanban
12 179 (25.18%) JavaScript
13 163 (22.93%) HTML
14 152 (21.38%) Finance
15 137 (19.27%) Hibernate
16 114 (16.03%) Scala
17 112 (15.75%) Web Services
18 108 (15.19%) MongoDB
19 102 (14.35%) DevOps
20 101 (14.21%) Maven
21 98 (13.78%) CSS
22 92 (12.94%) Banking
23 88 (12.38%) Jenkins
24 83 (11.67%) Git (software)
25 82 (11.53%) JUnit
26 81 (11.39%) Tomcat
26 81 (11.39%) SDLC
27 76 (10.69%) Linux
28 74 (10.41%) Software Engineering

Agile Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 81 (11.39%) Tomcat
2 42 (5.91%) Apache
3 35 (4.92%) JBoss
4 32 (4.50%) Node.js
5 28 (3.94%) Jetty
6 21 (2.95%) WebSphere
7 15 (2.11%) Apache Spark
7 15 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (1.41%) Confluence
8 10 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (1.27%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.56%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.56%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.42%) Alfresco
11 3 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.42%) IIS
11 3 (0.42%) nginx
12 2 (0.28%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.28%) Liferay
13 1 (0.14%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 6 (0.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.28%) RMDS
2 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 54 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (3.09%) GitHub
3 6 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.42%) Force.com
5 3 (0.42%) PaaS
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.14%) Heroku
6 1 (0.14%) SaaS
6 1 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 40 (5.63%) HTTP
2 23 (3.23%) Internet
3 20 (2.81%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.70%) Network Security
5 2 (0.28%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.28%) NFC
5 2 (0.28%) SSL
6 1 (0.14%) Broadband
6 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (27.99%) NoSQL
2 182 (25.60%) Apache Cassandra
3 108 (15.19%) MongoDB
4 37 (5.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 35 (4.92%) Relational Database
6 29 (4.08%) Hadoop
7 28 (3.94%) MySQL
8 22 (3.09%) Big Data
9 21 (2.95%) SQL Server
10 16 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (1.97%) Hazelcast
12 11 (1.55%) Neo4j
13 8 (1.13%) CouchDB
14 7 (0.98%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.70%) Apache Hive
15 5 (0.70%) VoltDB
16 4 (0.56%) Oracle Database
17 3 (0.42%) DB2
18 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 101 (14.21%) Maven
2 88 (12.38%) Jenkins
3 83 (11.67%) Git (software)
4 82 (11.53%) JUnit
5 48 (6.75%) Subversion
6 47 (6.61%) Cucumber
7 44 (6.19%) Mockito
8 41 (5.77%) Gradle
9 39 (5.49%) Eclipse
10 25 (3.52%) JIRA
11 24 (3.38%) Selenium
12 22 (3.09%) IntelliJ
13 18 (2.53%) JMeter
14 12 (1.69%) JBehave
14 12 (1.69%) JProfiler
14 12 (1.69%) TestNG
15 8 (1.13%) CruiseControl
16 6 (0.84%) EasyMock
16 6 (0.84%) SoapUI
16 6 (0.84%) TeamCity
General
1 152 (21.38%) Finance
2 92 (12.94%) Banking
3 36 (5.06%) Retail
4 10 (1.41%) Marketing
5 8 (1.13%) Back Office
5 8 (1.13%) Publishing
6 7 (0.98%) Front Office
6 7 (0.98%) Games
7 5 (0.70%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.42%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.28%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.28%) Automotive
10 1 (0.14%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.14%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 338 (47.54%) Spring
2 195 (27.43%) REST
3 163 (22.93%) HTML
4 137 (19.27%) Hibernate
5 112 (15.75%) Web Services
6 98 (13.78%) CSS
7 62 (8.72%) XML
8 59 (8.30%) J2EE
9 58 (8.16%) RESTful
10 55 (7.74%) AngularJS
11 52 (7.31%) Java EE
12 47 (6.61%) JSON
13 42 (5.91%) SOAP
14 38 (5.34%) HTML5
15 29 (4.08%) JMS
16 25 (3.52%) JAX-RS
16 25 (3.52%) Spring MVC
17 24 (3.38%) jQuery
18 23 (3.23%) Guice
19 22 (3.09%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (3.23%) Derivative
2 20 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (2.25%) STB
4 15 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (1.41%) Digital Media
6 8 (1.13%) User Experience
7 5 (0.70%) Equities
7 5 (0.70%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.42%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.42%) Fintech
8 3 (0.42%) Interactive TV
9 2 (0.28%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.28%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (0.28%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.28%) iPad
9 2 (0.28%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.14%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.14%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.14%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 76 (10.69%) Linux
2 73 (10.27%) Unix
3 14 (1.97%) Mac OS X
4 12 (1.69%) Windows
5 8 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.70%) Android
7 3 (0.42%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.42%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.28%) zOS
9 1 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 711 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 549 (77.22%) TDD
3 428 (60.20%) Scrum
4 275 (38.68%) BDD
5 270 (37.97%) Pair Programming
6 188 (26.44%) Continuous Integration
7 181 (25.46%) Kanban
8 102 (14.35%) DevOps
9 81 (11.39%) SDLC
10 74 (10.41%) Software Engineering
11 72 (10.13%) Multithreading
12 69 (9.70%) Concurrent Programming
13 58 (8.16%) Unit Testing
14 55 (7.74%) Web Development
15 47 (6.61%) Mentoring
16 44 (6.19%) Open Source
17 43 (6.05%) E-Commerce
17 43 (6.05%) OO
18 32 (4.50%) Low Latency
18 32 (4.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 711 (100.00%) Java
2 179 (25.18%) JavaScript
3 114 (16.03%) Scala
4 50 (7.03%) SQL
5 47 (6.61%) Ruby
6 43 (6.05%) Python
7 24 (3.38%) Groovy
8 13 (1.83%) C#
9 9 (1.27%) PHP
10 8 (1.13%) Shell Script
11 7 (0.98%) Perl
12 5 (0.70%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.56%) C
13 4 (0.56%) Clojure
14 3 (0.42%) Apex Code
14 3 (0.42%) C++
14 3 (0.42%) R
14 3 (0.42%) SOQL
15 2 (0.28%) ECMAScript
15 2 (0.28%) ES6
Qualifications
1 34 (4.78%) Security Cleared
2 30 (4.22%) Degree
3 19 (2.67%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.84%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.42%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.28%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.14%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.80%) QA
2 8 (1.13%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (6.19%) Docker
2 5 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.28%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.28%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (1.55%) Graphite
2 6 (0.84%) Puppet
3 5 (0.70%) Ansible
3 5 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.42%) Oozie
6 2 (0.28%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.14%) Icinga
7 1 (0.14%) Nagios
7 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 61 (8.58%) Oracle
2 11 (1.55%) SOASTA, Inc
3 9 (1.27%) Red Hat
4 8 (1.13%) Google
5 7 (0.98%) Adobe
5 7 (0.98%) New Relic
6 6 (0.84%) Microsoft
6 6 (0.84%) VMware
7 5 (0.70%) HP
8 4 (0.56%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.42%) Apple
9 3 (0.42%) ATG
9 3 (0.42%) PayPal
9 3 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.28%) Splunk
10 2 (0.28%) Sybase
11 1 (0.14%) Akamai
11 1 (0.14%) Axway
11 1 (0.14%) hybris
11 1 (0.14%) WSO2
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