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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Java Developer
Rank 561 529 520
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Java Developer 51 49 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.096% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.10% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 37 47
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£580 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.47% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £438 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-27.83% -
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
51627 47265 47439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.78% 92.65% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 32694 28640 26630
Average daily rate £400 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2099 2053 2601
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 27 November 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 17 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 27 November 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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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 -2 50 £580 +10.47% 3
London -22 33 £600 +14.28% 2
South East - 13 £317 - 1
City of London +11 12 £580 +16.00% 1
Slough - 5 £317 -
Berkshire - 5 £317 -
Scotland -5 1 £423 +5.62%
Warwick - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Leeds - - - -

Agile Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 102 (100.00%) Java
1 102 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (75.49%) TDD
3 50 (49.02%) Pair Programming
4 48 (47.06%) JavaScript
5 47 (46.08%) Scrum
6 37 (36.27%) Hibernate
6 37 (36.27%) SQL
6 37 (36.27%) Banking
7 34 (33.33%) Oracle
7 34 (33.33%) Linux
7 34 (33.33%) OO
8 31 (30.39%) User Stories
9 30 (29.41%) Investment Banking
10 28 (27.45%) Python
11 27 (26.47%) BDD
12 25 (24.51%) Technical Analysis
12 25 (24.51%) Relational Database
13 24 (23.53%) RDBMS
13 24 (23.53%) Spring
14 23 (22.55%) Web Development
14 23 (22.55%) jMock
15 21 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (20.59%) OOD
16 20 (19.61%) J2SE
16 20 (19.61%) Scala
17 17 (16.67%) HTML
18 15 (14.71%) MVC
18 15 (14.71%) Jenkins
19 14 (13.73%) Groovy

Agile Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 5 (4.90%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.92%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (2.94%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.96%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (0.98%) Node.js
5 1 (0.98%) CMS
5 1 (0.98%) JBoss
5 1 (0.98%) Apache
5 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.98%) Liferay
5 1 (0.98%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.96%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.96%) GitHub
4 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) HTTP
2 1 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.51%) Relational Database
2 24 (23.53%) RDBMS
3 10 (9.80%) MongoDB
4 7 (6.86%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.90%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (4.90%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.94%) MySQL
7 2 (1.96%) Big Data
7 2 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.98%) Redis
8 1 (0.98%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.98%) DB2
Development Applications
1 23 (22.55%) jMock
2 15 (14.71%) Jenkins
3 13 (12.75%) Cucumber
4 10 (9.80%) Subversion
5 7 (6.86%) Selenium
6 6 (5.88%) Git (software)
6 6 (5.88%) JUnit
7 5 (4.90%) Mockito
8 4 (3.92%) Mercurial
8 4 (3.92%) FitNesse
9 3 (2.94%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.94%) Maven
10 2 (1.96%) JIRA
10 2 (1.96%) Gradle
11 1 (0.98%) Spock
11 1 (0.98%) Geb
11 1 (0.98%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.98%) FindBugs
11 1 (0.98%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.98%) Checkstyle
General
1 37 (36.27%) Banking
2 30 (29.41%) Investment Banking
3 13 (12.75%) Front Office
4 12 (11.76%) Finance
5 1 (0.98%) Back Office
5 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (36.27%) Hibernate
2 24 (23.53%) Spring
3 20 (19.61%) J2SE
4 17 (16.67%) HTML
5 13 (12.75%) RESTful
5 13 (12.75%) Web Services
6 12 (11.76%) Spring MVC
7 8 (7.84%) Grails
8 6 (5.88%) CSS
9 5 (4.90%) SOAP
9 5 (4.90%) JPA
10 4 (3.92%) XML
10 4 (3.92%) JMS
10 4 (3.92%) REST
10 4 (3.92%) JAX-RS
11 3 (2.94%) AngularJS
11 3 (2.94%) Middleware
11 3 (2.94%) Servlets
11 3 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (2.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.82%) Open Source
2 5 (4.90%) Fixed Income
3 4 (3.92%) Reference Data
3 4 (3.92%) Derivative
4 3 (2.94%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.96%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.98%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.98%) Social Media
6 1 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.98%) Equities
6 1 (0.98%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 34 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (6.86%) UNIX
3 4 (3.92%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (75.49%) TDD
3 50 (49.02%) Pair Programming
4 47 (46.08%) Scrum
5 34 (33.33%) OO
6 31 (30.39%) User Stories
7 27 (26.47%) BDD
8 25 (24.51%) Technical Analysis
9 23 (22.55%) Web Development
10 21 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (20.59%) OOD
11 15 (14.71%) MVC
12 11 (10.78%) Extreme Programming
13 10 (9.80%) Test Automation
14 9 (8.82%) Mentoring
14 9 (8.82%) Software Engineering
15 8 (7.84%) Configuration Management
15 8 (7.84%) SOA
16 6 (5.88%) Kanban
16 6 (5.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 102 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 37 (36.27%) SQL
4 28 (27.45%) Python
5 20 (19.61%) Scala
6 14 (13.73%) Groovy
7 6 (5.88%) Clojure
8 3 (2.94%) Ruby
9 2 (1.96%) C#
9 2 (1.96%) Perl
10 1 (0.98%) R
10 1 (0.98%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (10.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.92%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.96%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.98%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 6 (5.88%) Puppet
1 6 (5.88%) Vagrant
2 3 (2.94%) Oozie
3 1 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (2.94%) TIBCO
3 1 (0.98%) Sybase
3 1 (0.98%) GigaSpaces
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