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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Java Developer
Rank 364 448 508
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +60
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Java Developer 307 220 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.38% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.40% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 186 111
Median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £338 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £380 £388
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £58.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £58.50 -

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
50559 55175 53302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33062 35242 32521
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1693 2081 2120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.37 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +86 291 £525 +7.69% 33
London +2 155 £550 +4.76% 19
South East +38 41 £500 +33.33% 2
North West +38 29 £525 +28.04% 4
Yorkshire 0 27 £450 +16.88% 4
City of London +14 26 £550 - 5
Manchester +12 25 £525 - 4
Oxfordshire +11 24 £500 - 1
West Yorkshire +12 15 £519 +29.68% 4
Leeds +6 15 £519 +29.68% 4
Oxford +3 15 £500 -
East of England +13 14 £500 +2.04% 4
South Yorkshire +16 12 £450 -
Sheffield +10 12 £450 -
Kidlington - 9 £475 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 9 £325 -
North East - 9 £325 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £325 -
Hertfordshire - 8 £513 - 3
South West +15 7 £350 +7.69%
East Midlands - 5 £450 -
West Sussex - 5 £525 -
Northamptonshire - 5 £450 -
Wales +18 4 - - 2
West Midlands -21 4 £413 +13.79%
East Sussex - 4 £525 -
Brighton - 4 £525 -
South Wales +13 3 - - 1
Scotland +7 3 £525 +40.00% 1
Bristol - 3 £350 -

Agile Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 622 (100.00%) Java
1 622 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 438 (70.42%) TDD
3 294 (47.27%) BDD
4 277 (44.53%) Scrum
5 235 (37.78%) Spring
6 180 (28.94%) Pair Programming
7 151 (24.28%) JavaScript
8 144 (23.15%) HTML
9 139 (22.35%) Scala
10 137 (22.03%) REST
11 133 (21.38%) Finance
12 131 (21.06%) Continuous Integration
13 127 (20.42%) Kanban
14 116 (18.65%) Web Services
15 114 (18.33%) Hibernate
16 102 (16.40%) Maven
17 94 (15.11%) JUnit
18 88 (14.15%) CSS
18 88 (14.15%) SQL
19 86 (13.83%) Open Source
19 86 (13.83%) MongoDB
19 86 (13.83%) AngularJS
19 86 (13.83%) Jenkins
20 83 (13.34%) NoSQL
20 83 (13.34%) Git (software)
21 82 (13.18%) Linux
22 80 (12.86%) HTML5
23 79 (12.70%) Software Engineering
24 78 (12.54%) RESTful

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 60 (9.65%) Tomcat
2 38 (6.11%) JBoss
3 30 (4.82%) WebSphere
4 27 (4.34%) Elasticsearch
5 23 (3.70%) Apache Spark
5 23 (3.70%) WebLogic
6 22 (3.54%) Apache
7 19 (3.05%) WebSphere Application Server
8 12 (1.93%) Jetty
9 11 (1.77%) nginx
10 6 (0.96%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.64%) Alfresco
11 4 (0.64%) CMS
11 4 (0.64%) Confluence
11 4 (0.64%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.48%) Mule
13 2 (0.32%) Documentum
13 2 (0.32%) Liferay
14 1 (0.16%) MQSeries
14 1 (0.16%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (0.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 60 (9.65%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (4.02%) GitHub
3 19 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (2.57%) Amazon S3
5 14 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (2.09%) Amazon SQS
7 9 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.64%) Route 53
10 3 (0.48%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.16%) Force.com
12 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.16%) Google Play
12 1 (0.16%) Google Tag Manager
12 1 (0.16%) iTunes
12 1 (0.16%) PaaS
12 1 (0.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.66%) HTTP
2 13 (2.09%) RTSP
3 11 (1.77%) MQTT
4 7 (1.13%) Internet
5 4 (0.64%) Network Security
6 3 (0.48%) FTP
6 3 (0.48%) SNMP
7 2 (0.32%) SSH
7 2 (0.32%) Telnet
8 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.16%) LDAP
8 1 (0.16%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (13.83%) MongoDB
2 83 (13.34%) NoSQL
3 51 (8.20%) Relational Database
4 36 (5.79%) Apache Cassandra
4 36 (5.79%) SQL Server
5 30 (4.82%) MySQL
6 25 (4.02%) Hadoop
7 22 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (1.77%) Big Data
8 11 (1.77%) Data Mining
9 9 (1.45%) Hazelcast
9 9 (1.45%) Neo4j
10 8 (1.29%) Couchbase
11 7 (1.13%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.13%) Redis
12 6 (0.96%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (0.80%) DB2
14 4 (0.64%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 102 (16.40%) Maven
2 94 (15.11%) JUnit
3 86 (13.83%) Jenkins
4 83 (13.34%) Git (software)
5 54 (8.68%) IntelliJ
5 54 (8.68%) Selenium
6 50 (8.04%) Cucumber
7 43 (6.91%) Eclipse
8 35 (5.63%) Mockito
9 31 (4.98%) Gradle
10 27 (4.34%) Subversion
11 18 (2.89%) Ant
11 18 (2.89%) JIRA
12 16 (2.57%) JBehave
13 14 (2.25%) SoapUI
13 14 (2.25%) TestNG
14 13 (2.09%) Vagrant
15 12 (1.93%) Spock
16 8 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 8 (1.29%) EasyMock
General
1 133 (21.38%) Finance
2 68 (10.93%) Banking
3 38 (6.11%) Retail
4 28 (4.50%) Publishing
5 17 (2.73%) Back Office
6 15 (2.41%) Investment Banking
6 15 (2.41%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.93%) Front Office
8 8 (1.29%) Advertising
9 3 (0.48%) Games
9 3 (0.48%) Marketing
10 2 (0.32%) Automotive
10 2 (0.32%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.16%) Legal
11 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (37.78%) Spring
2 144 (23.15%) HTML
3 137 (22.03%) REST
4 116 (18.65%) Web Services
5 114 (18.33%) Hibernate
6 88 (14.15%) CSS
7 86 (13.83%) AngularJS
8 80 (12.86%) HTML5
9 78 (12.54%) RESTful
10 77 (12.38%) JSON
11 63 (10.13%) J2EE
12 60 (9.65%) XML
13 48 (7.72%) SOAP
14 44 (7.07%) JMS
15 41 (6.59%) Java EE
15 41 (6.59%) Node.js
16 32 (5.14%) jQuery
17 24 (3.86%) Dropwizard
17 24 (3.86%) React
18 23 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 41 (6.59%) Derivative
2 33 (5.31%) Enterprise Software
3 24 (3.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 22 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (1.77%) Computer Science
5 11 (1.77%) Economics
5 11 (1.77%) Public Cloud
5 11 (1.77%) Video on Demand
6 9 (1.45%) N-Tier
7 8 (1.29%) Fintech
8 6 (0.96%) Algorithms
8 6 (0.96%) Digital Media
8 6 (0.96%) Hedge funds
8 6 (0.96%) Streaming Video
8 6 (0.96%) User Experience
9 5 (0.80%) Data Structures
9 5 (0.80%) Equity Derivative
9 5 (0.80%) Virtual Team
10 4 (0.64%) CMDB
11 3 (0.48%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 82 (13.18%) Linux
2 44 (7.07%) Unix
3 18 (2.89%) Windows
4 6 (0.96%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.80%) Android
6 4 (0.64%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.32%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.32%) Solaris
7 2 (0.32%) zOS
8 1 (0.16%) Debian
8 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 622 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 438 (70.42%) TDD
3 294 (47.27%) BDD
4 277 (44.53%) Scrum
5 180 (28.94%) Pair Programming
6 131 (21.06%) Continuous Integration
7 127 (20.42%) Kanban
8 86 (13.83%) Open Source
9 79 (12.70%) Software Engineering
10 73 (11.74%) DevOps
11 68 (10.93%) OO
12 61 (9.81%) Mentoring
13 60 (9.65%) Microservices
14 54 (8.68%) Continuous Deployment
15 50 (8.04%) Unit Testing
16 49 (7.88%) E-Commerce
16 49 (7.88%) Web Development
17 47 (7.56%) Continuous Delivery
18 38 (6.11%) Domain-Driven Design
19 33 (5.31%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 622 (100.00%) Java
2 151 (24.28%) JavaScript
3 139 (22.35%) Scala
4 88 (14.15%) SQL
5 43 (6.91%) Ruby
6 42 (6.75%) Python
7 29 (4.66%) C#
8 24 (3.86%) Groovy
9 19 (3.05%) Clojure
10 15 (2.41%) Haskell
11 12 (1.93%) C
11 12 (1.93%) PL/SQL
12 8 (1.29%) T-SQL
13 6 (0.96%) Bash Shell
13 6 (0.96%) C++
13 6 (0.96%) PHP
14 5 (0.80%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.64%) Kotlin
15 4 (0.64%) Objective-C
15 4 (0.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 40 (6.43%) Security Cleared
2 28 (4.50%) SC Cleared
3 16 (2.57%) BPSS Clearance
3 16 (2.57%) Degree
4 1 (0.16%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.16%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.16%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.16%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.73%) QA
2 16 (2.57%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (0.80%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.16%) SDET
4 1 (0.16%) SEPA
4 1 (0.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 40 (6.43%) Docker
2 3 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (3.38%) Puppet
2 12 (1.93%) Ansible
3 5 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.64%) Grafana
4 4 (0.64%) StatsD
5 3 (0.48%) Graphite
6 2 (0.32%) Kibana
6 2 (0.32%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.16%) logstash
7 1 (0.16%) Piwik
7 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 62 (9.97%) Oracle
2 10 (1.61%) Terracotta
3 8 (1.29%) New Relic
3 8 (1.29%) Perforce
4 6 (0.96%) hybris
4 6 (0.96%) VMware
5 5 (0.80%) HP
6 4 (0.64%) Google
6 4 (0.64%) ServiceNow
6 4 (0.64%) Splunk
6 4 (0.64%) WSO2
7 3 (0.48%) Canoo
7 3 (0.48%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.32%) Adobe
8 2 (0.32%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.32%) GigaSpaces
8 2 (0.32%) IBM
8 2 (0.32%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.32%) webMethods
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