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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Java Developer
UK
Rank 376 330 448
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +118
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Java Developer 233 336 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.66% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.69% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 304 132
Median daily rate £525 £513 £487
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +5.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £388 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £610 £624
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £365
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +23.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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
43101 48634 49624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 95.01% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 28143 31310 30515
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1546 1624 1914
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 -59 216 £525 +0.96% 43
London -61 117 £525 - 28
South East +20 28 £525 +8.24% 4
North West +16 22 £500 +11.11% 2
East of England 0 18 £525 +5.00% 2
Hertfordshire +2 16 £525 +5.00% 2
City of London -38 15 £540 +2.85% 6
Hampshire +14 12 £525 +10.52%
Yorkshire +3 12 £431 -6.75% 3
Liverpool - 12 £550 -
Merseyside - 12 £550 -
Buckinghamshire +4 11 £398 -24.28%
Wales - 10 £475 - 1
West Yorkshire -1 9 £488 +8.33% 2
Hatfield -2 9 £525 +10.52%
South Wales - 9 £525 - 1
Leeds -12 8 £450 - 2
Farnborough 0 7 £525 +10.52%
South West -4 7 £400 -11.11% 2
Newport - 7 £550 - 1
Cheshire +29 6 £431 +32.69% 1
Scotland +17 6 £350 -7.89%
West Midlands +12 5 £500 +53.84% 1
Chester - 5 £450 - 1
Shropshire +31 4 £500 -
Fleet +23 4 £525 +2.43%
Milton Keynes +4 4 £398 -24.28%
Newcastle upon Tyne -6 4 £350 -28.20% 1
North East -16 4 £350 -28.20% 1
Tyne and Wear -17 4 £350 -28.20% 1

Agile Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 521 (100.00%) Java
1 521 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 357 (68.52%) TDD
3 241 (46.26%) Spring
4 220 (42.23%) Scrum
5 217 (41.65%) BDD
6 126 (24.18%) Pair Programming
7 114 (21.88%) Microservices
8 111 (21.31%) JavaScript
9 107 (20.54%) REST
10 102 (19.58%) RESTful
10 102 (19.58%) HTML
11 101 (19.39%) Hibernate
12 98 (18.81%) Continuous Integration
13 96 (18.43%) SQL
14 92 (17.66%) Web Services
15 86 (16.51%) Kanban
16 83 (15.93%) Finance
17 81 (15.55%) Banking
18 80 (15.36%) MongoDB
19 79 (15.16%) Software Engineering
20 78 (14.97%) Scala
20 78 (14.97%) DevOps
21 70 (13.44%) NoSQL
22 64 (12.28%) OO
23 63 (12.09%) CSS
24 62 (11.90%) Linux
24 62 (11.90%) Git (software)
25 61 (11.71%) HTML5
26 59 (11.32%) Jenkins

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 39 (7.49%) Tomcat
2 28 (5.37%) Apache Spark
3 26 (4.99%) WebLogic
4 22 (4.22%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (3.45%) Apache
6 17 (3.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 16 (3.07%) JBoss
7 16 (3.07%) WebSphere
8 10 (1.92%) Confluence
8 10 (1.92%) WebLogic Portal
9 7 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (1.15%) Jetty
11 5 (0.96%) Alfresco
11 5 (0.96%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.77%) CMS
12 4 (0.77%) Liferay
12 4 (0.77%) nginx
13 2 (0.38%) CoreMedia CMS
13 2 (0.38%) Mule
13 2 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (0.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 44 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.50%) Amazon SQS
3 11 (2.11%) GitHub
4 10 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (1.73%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.15%) Twilio
7 5 (0.96%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.77%) PaaS
9 2 (0.38%) IaaS
9 2 (0.38%) SaaS
10 1 (0.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.19%) Google Play
10 1 (0.19%) Heroku
10 1 (0.19%) iTunes
10 1 (0.19%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.19%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.65%) HTTP
2 11 (2.11%) RTSP
3 10 (1.92%) MQTT
4 3 (0.58%) Internet
5 2 (0.38%) FTP
6 1 (0.19%) AMQP
6 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.19%) LAN
6 1 (0.19%) Network Security
6 1 (0.19%) SSH
6 1 (0.19%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (15.36%) MongoDB
2 70 (13.44%) NoSQL
3 42 (8.06%) Relational Database
4 39 (7.49%) Apache Cassandra
5 25 (4.80%) Big Data
6 22 (4.22%) MySQL
7 19 (3.65%) Oracle Database
8 18 (3.45%) Hadoop
9 16 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (2.50%) SQL Server
11 12 (2.30%) Oracle Database 10g
11 12 (2.30%) Redis
12 9 (1.73%) Neo4j
13 8 (1.54%) RDBMS
14 7 (1.34%) DB2
14 7 (1.34%) HBase
15 6 (1.15%) RethinkDB
16 5 (0.96%) Couchbase
17 4 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
18 3 (0.58%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 62 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 59 (11.32%) Jenkins
2 59 (11.32%) Maven
3 54 (10.36%) JUnit
4 42 (8.06%) Cucumber
5 38 (7.29%) Selenium
6 35 (6.72%) Subversion
7 32 (6.14%) Mockito
8 31 (5.95%) JIRA
9 23 (4.41%) Gradle
10 17 (3.26%) Eclipse
11 10 (1.92%) IntelliJ
12 8 (1.54%) Ant
12 8 (1.54%) EasyMock
12 8 (1.54%) jMock
12 8 (1.54%) NUnit
12 8 (1.54%) WebDriver
13 7 (1.34%) JBehave
13 7 (1.34%) SoapUI
13 7 (1.34%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 83 (15.93%) Finance
2 81 (15.55%) Banking
3 45 (8.64%) Investment Banking
4 22 (4.22%) Retail
5 16 (3.07%) Front Office
6 10 (1.92%) Back Office
6 10 (1.92%) Games
6 10 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.92%) Publishing
7 6 (1.15%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.96%) Advertising
8 5 (0.96%) Electronics
8 5 (0.96%) Marketing
9 2 (0.38%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.19%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (46.26%) Spring
2 107 (20.54%) REST
3 102 (19.58%) HTML
3 102 (19.58%) RESTful
4 101 (19.39%) Hibernate
5 92 (17.66%) Web Services
6 63 (12.09%) CSS
7 61 (11.71%) HTML5
8 58 (11.13%) J2EE
9 53 (10.17%) AngularJS
9 53 (10.17%) XML
10 48 (9.21%) JSON
11 39 (7.49%) Spring Boot
12 36 (6.91%) Java EE
13 35 (6.72%) Dropwizard
14 29 (5.57%) Kafka
15 25 (4.80%) JAX-RS
15 25 (4.80%) SOAP
16 24 (4.61%) Node.js
16 24 (4.61%) React
Miscellaneous
1 23 (4.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (1.92%) Public Cloud
2 10 (1.92%) Video on Demand
3 9 (1.73%) Computer Science
3 9 (1.73%) Derivative
3 9 (1.73%) Virtual Team
4 7 (1.34%) Equities
4 7 (1.34%) Fixed Income
4 7 (1.34%) Streaming Video
5 6 (1.15%) Mobile App
6 5 (0.96%) Algorithms
6 5 (0.96%) Data Structures
7 4 (0.77%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (0.77%) Hedge funds
7 4 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (0.77%) Social Media
7 4 (0.77%) User Experience
8 3 (0.58%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (0.38%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 62 (11.90%) Linux
2 43 (8.25%) Unix
3 9 (1.73%) Android
3 9 (1.73%) Mac OS X
4 7 (1.34%) Windows
5 5 (0.96%) Solaris
6 4 (0.77%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.77%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 521 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 357 (68.52%) TDD
3 220 (42.23%) Scrum
4 217 (41.65%) BDD
5 126 (24.18%) Pair Programming
6 114 (21.88%) Microservices
7 98 (18.81%) Continuous Integration
8 86 (16.51%) Kanban
9 79 (15.16%) Software Engineering
10 78 (14.97%) DevOps
11 64 (12.28%) OO
12 51 (9.79%) Open Source
12 51 (9.79%) SDLC
13 45 (8.64%) E-Commerce
14 38 (7.29%) Mentoring
15 37 (7.10%) Continuous Deployment
16 36 (6.91%) High Availability
16 36 (6.91%) Low Latency
17 32 (6.14%) Technical Analysis
18 31 (5.95%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 521 (100.00%) Java
2 111 (21.31%) JavaScript
3 96 (18.43%) SQL
4 78 (14.97%) Scala
5 45 (8.64%) Python
6 44 (8.45%) Ruby
7 20 (3.84%) C#
8 19 (3.65%) PL/SQL
9 17 (3.26%) Groovy
10 13 (2.50%) Clojure
11 12 (2.30%) C
12 11 (2.11%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.96%) C++
13 5 (0.96%) Haskell
14 4 (0.77%) Go
15 3 (0.58%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.58%) Kotlin
16 2 (0.38%) PHP
16 2 (0.38%) XPath
17 1 (0.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (5.95%) Security Cleared
2 19 (3.65%) SC Cleared
3 10 (1.92%) Sun Certification
4 9 (1.73%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (1.34%) Degree
6 2 (0.38%) ISEB
6 2 (0.38%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.19%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.30%) QA
2 10 (1.92%) SLA
3 5 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.77%) SDET
5 3 (0.58%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.58%) EMIR
5 3 (0.58%) MiFID
5 3 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (10.36%) Docker
2 2 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.19%) HDFS
3 1 (0.19%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.19%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 14 (2.69%) Ansible
2 10 (1.92%) Puppet
3 7 (1.34%) Kubernetes
4 5 (0.96%) Grafana
5 4 (0.77%) logstash
6 3 (0.58%) Kibana
6 3 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.58%) rkt
7 2 (0.38%) Terraform
8 1 (0.19%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.19%) Consul
8 1 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.19%) MOM
8 1 (0.19%) Oozie
8 1 (0.19%) Salt
8 1 (0.19%) StatsD
Vendors
1 52 (9.98%) Oracle
2 10 (1.92%) BEA
3 8 (1.54%) hybris
3 8 (1.54%) SAP
4 6 (1.15%) Splunk
5 4 (0.77%) Ab Initio
5 4 (0.77%) Facebook
5 4 (0.77%) GigaSpaces
5 4 (0.77%) IBM
6 3 (0.58%) AppDynamics
6 3 (0.58%) Atlassian
6 3 (0.58%) Google
6 3 (0.58%) Red Hat
6 3 (0.58%) Sybase
6 3 (0.58%) Talend
7 2 (0.38%) Apple
7 2 (0.38%) Cloudera
7 2 (0.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.38%) MuleSoft
7 2 (0.38%) webMethods
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