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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Java Developer
Rank 351 495 478
Rank change year-on-year
+144 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Java Developer 328 150 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.27% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.28% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 124 129
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £614 £600 £646
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 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
50873 53029 50613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.70% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 33243 32777 31313
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1472 2111 2126
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.87 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.60 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 29 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 29 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
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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 +148 311 £500 +5.26% 45
London +78 180 £533 -3.18% 28
City of London +66 51 £533 -11.25% 10
Yorkshire +43 46 £450 +5.88% 5
West Yorkshire +43 45 £450 +5.88% 4
Leeds +43 44 £450 +5.88% 4
South East +29 34 £475 - 3
North West +15 21 £425 - 4
Manchester +3 14 £488 +14.70% 4
East of England +15 12 £375 -16.66% 1
West Sussex -13 12 £500 +5.26%
Suffolk +6 7 - -
West Midlands -3 7 £437 - 1
Worthing -31 7 £525 +10.52%
North East -33 7 £450 +28.57% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -42 7 £450 +28.57%
Tyne and Wear -43 7 £450 +28.57% 1
Cheshire -2 6 £425 -
Brighton - 6 £550 - 1
East Sussex - 6 £550 - 1
Oxfordshire +13 5 £475 -13.63% 1
Ipswich +6 5 - -
Oxford +5 4 £450 -18.18% 1
Essex 0 4 - -
South West -5 4 £325 -10.34% 2
Surrey - 4 £463 -
Knutsford - 4 £425 -
Leatherhead - 4 £463 -
Wales +15 3 £400 -23.80%
South Wales +3 3 £400 -6.97%

Agile Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 678 (100.00%) Java
1 678 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 516 (76.11%) TDD
3 374 (55.16%) Scrum
4 306 (45.13%) Spring
5 270 (39.82%) BDD
6 245 (36.14%) Pair Programming
7 184 (27.14%) REST
8 171 (25.22%) JavaScript
9 170 (25.07%) Continuous Integration
10 166 (24.48%) NoSQL
11 162 (23.89%) Kanban
12 153 (22.57%) Finance
13 149 (21.98%) Apache Cassandra
14 145 (21.39%) HTML
15 138 (20.35%) Hibernate
16 122 (17.99%) Web Services
17 114 (16.81%) Scala
18 103 (15.19%) Maven
19 89 (13.13%) MongoDB
20 87 (12.83%) CSS
21 86 (12.68%) Banking
21 86 (12.68%) Jenkins
22 85 (12.54%) DevOps
23 84 (12.39%) JUnit
24 78 (11.50%) Git (software)
25 75 (11.06%) Tomcat
26 71 (10.47%) Linux
26 71 (10.47%) Software Engineering
27 70 (10.32%) SDLC

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 75 (11.06%) Tomcat
2 40 (5.90%) Apache
3 35 (5.16%) Node.js
4 28 (4.13%) JBoss
5 21 (3.10%) Jetty
5 21 (3.10%) WebSphere
6 16 (2.36%) Apache Spark
7 14 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (1.62%) Confluence
10 9 (1.33%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.88%) nginx
12 5 (0.74%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
13 3 (0.44%) IIS
14 2 (0.29%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.29%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.29%) Liferay
15 1 (0.15%) Alfresco
15 1 (0.15%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (0.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (0.29%) RMDS
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 46 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (3.69%) GitHub
3 5 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.44%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (0.44%) PaaS
6 2 (0.29%) Google Play
6 2 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.15%) Force.com
7 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.15%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.15%) Heroku
7 1 (0.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.16%) HTTP
2 21 (3.10%) Internet
3 15 (2.21%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.88%) Network Security
5 2 (0.29%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.29%) NFC
6 1 (0.15%) Broadband
6 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.15%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (24.48%) NoSQL
2 149 (21.98%) Apache Cassandra
3 89 (13.13%) MongoDB
4 29 (4.28%) Relational Database
5 26 (3.83%) Hadoop
6 24 (3.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 24 (3.54%) MySQL
7 16 (2.36%) Big Data
7 16 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (2.06%) SQL Server
9 12 (1.77%) Hazelcast
10 9 (1.33%) Neo4j
11 8 (1.18%) CouchDB
11 8 (1.18%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.88%) VoltDB
13 4 (0.59%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.44%) Apache Hive
14 3 (0.44%) DB2
15 2 (0.29%) Amazon Redshift
15 2 (0.29%) OpenStack Swift
Development Applications
1 103 (15.19%) Maven
2 86 (12.68%) Jenkins
3 84 (12.39%) JUnit
4 78 (11.50%) Git (software)
5 44 (6.49%) Mockito
6 41 (6.05%) Cucumber
7 37 (5.46%) Subversion
8 36 (5.31%) Eclipse
9 35 (5.16%) Gradle
10 30 (4.42%) IntelliJ
11 27 (3.98%) Selenium
12 26 (3.83%) JIRA
13 16 (2.36%) JMeter
14 13 (1.92%) JBehave
14 13 (1.92%) TestNG
15 9 (1.33%) CruiseControl
16 8 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 7 (1.03%) EasyMock
17 7 (1.03%) Jasmine
17 7 (1.03%) SoapUI
General
1 153 (22.57%) Finance
2 86 (12.68%) Banking
3 35 (5.16%) Retail
4 10 (1.47%) Back Office
4 10 (1.47%) Publishing
5 8 (1.18%) Marketing
6 7 (1.03%) Games
7 6 (0.88%) Front Office
8 3 (0.44%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.29%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.29%) Automotive
10 1 (0.15%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.15%) Legal
10 1 (0.15%) Military
10 1 (0.15%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 306 (45.13%) Spring
2 184 (27.14%) REST
3 145 (21.39%) HTML
4 138 (20.35%) Hibernate
5 122 (17.99%) Web Services
6 87 (12.83%) CSS
7 60 (8.85%) AngularJS
7 60 (8.85%) RESTful
8 52 (7.67%) J2EE
8 52 (7.67%) XML
9 43 (6.34%) SOAP
10 41 (6.05%) Dropwizard
11 40 (5.90%) JSON
12 39 (5.75%) Java EE
13 37 (5.46%) HTML5
14 31 (4.57%) JMS
14 31 (4.57%) jQuery
15 25 (3.69%) Spring MVC
16 23 (3.39%) JAX-RS
17 22 (3.24%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (4.57%) Derivative
2 24 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (2.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (1.62%) Digital Media
6 9 (1.33%) STB
7 8 (1.18%) User Experience
8 5 (0.74%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.59%) Fintech
10 3 (0.44%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.44%) Interactive TV
11 2 (0.29%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.29%) Equities
11 2 (0.29%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (0.29%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.29%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.29%) iPad
11 2 (0.29%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.29%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 71 (10.47%) Linux
2 60 (8.85%) Unix
3 12 (1.77%) Windows
4 11 (1.62%) Mac OS X
5 6 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.74%) Android
7 4 (0.59%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.44%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.29%) zOS
10 1 (0.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 678 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 516 (76.11%) TDD
3 374 (55.16%) Scrum
4 270 (39.82%) BDD
5 245 (36.14%) Pair Programming
6 170 (25.07%) Continuous Integration
7 162 (23.89%) Kanban
8 85 (12.54%) DevOps
9 71 (10.47%) Software Engineering
10 70 (10.32%) SDLC
11 63 (9.29%) Concurrent Programming
11 63 (9.29%) Multithreading
12 59 (8.70%) Unit Testing
13 54 (7.96%) Mentoring
14 52 (7.67%) Open Source
15 47 (6.93%) Web Development
16 45 (6.64%) E-Commerce
16 45 (6.64%) OO
17 32 (4.72%) Microservices
18 31 (4.57%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 678 (100.00%) Java
2 171 (25.22%) JavaScript
3 114 (16.81%) Scala
4 58 (8.55%) SQL
5 43 (6.34%) Ruby
6 39 (5.75%) Python
7 23 (3.39%) Groovy
8 14 (2.06%) C#
9 10 (1.47%) PHP
10 9 (1.33%) Perl
11 5 (0.74%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.59%) Clojure
13 3 (0.44%) C
13 3 (0.44%) R
13 3 (0.44%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.29%) C++
14 2 (0.29%) ECMAScript
14 2 (0.29%) ES6
15 1 (0.15%) Lua
15 1 (0.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (5.31%) Security Cleared
2 29 (4.28%) Degree
3 22 (3.24%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.44%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.15%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.83%) QA
2 14 (2.06%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (6.05%) Docker
2 8 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.15%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (1.33%) Graphite
2 8 (1.18%) Puppet
3 6 (0.88%) Ansible
3 6 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.29%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.29%) Oozie
5 1 (0.15%) Icinga
5 1 (0.15%) Kibana
5 1 (0.15%) logstash
5 1 (0.15%) Nagios
5 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.15%) Piwik
5 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 59 (8.70%) Oracle
2 9 (1.33%) Google
2 9 (1.33%) Red Hat
2 9 (1.33%) VMware
3 8 (1.18%) New Relic
3 8 (1.18%) SOASTA, Inc
4 7 (1.03%) Adobe
5 6 (0.88%) HP
5 6 (0.88%) Microsoft
6 4 (0.59%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.44%) Apple
7 3 (0.44%) PayPal
8 2 (0.29%) ATG
8 2 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.29%) Splunk
8 2 (0.29%) Sybase
9 1 (0.15%) Axway
9 1 (0.15%) BEA
9 1 (0.15%) IBM
9 1 (0.15%) webMethods
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