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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Agile Java Developer
Rank 381 480 489
Rank change year-on-year
+99 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Java Developer 301 171 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.30% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.32% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 146 121
Median daily rate £500 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.82% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - £32.50

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
51031 54127 51833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.79% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33206 34317 31392
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1549 2019 2086
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 July 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 July 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 +102 290 £500 +1.26% 58
London +31 158 £533 +6.50% 29
South East +36 38 £500 +21.21% 10
Yorkshire +26 34 £450 +27.65% 5
City of London +38 31 £533 -3.18% 3
Leeds +27 27 £455 +5.81% 3
West Yorkshire +23 27 £455 +5.81% 3
North West +19 22 £525 +40.00% 6
Manchester +14 18 £525 +40.00% 4
East of England +24 15 £388 -13.88% 1
Oxfordshire +12 12 £475 +11.76% 4
East Sussex - 9 £525 - 2
Brighton - 9 £525 - 2
Suffolk +5 8 - -
West Sussex +2 8 £525 +10.52% 1
Oxford -3 7 £475 +11.76%
South Yorkshire -8 7 £450 +36.36% 1
Sheffield -13 7 £450 +36.36% 1
West Midlands -22 7 £353 -2.62% 2
Ipswich 0 6 - -
South West -3 6 £378 +14.39% 1
Worthing -5 6 £525 +10.52%
Tyne and Wear - 6 £350 - 3
North East - 6 £350 - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £350 - 3
South Wales +22 5 £400 +14.28%
Wales +21 5 £400 +14.28%
Essex +5 5 - - 1
Scotland +3 5 £400 +6.66%
East Midlands +6 4 £525 - 1

Agile Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 676 (100.00%) Java
1 676 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 495 (73.22%) TDD
3 343 (50.74%) Scrum
4 295 (43.64%) BDD
5 275 (40.68%) Spring
6 211 (31.21%) Pair Programming
7 172 (25.44%) JavaScript
7 172 (25.44%) REST
8 168 (24.85%) Continuous Integration
9 167 (24.70%) Kanban
10 154 (22.78%) Finance
11 152 (22.49%) HTML
12 138 (20.41%) Scala
13 136 (20.12%) Hibernate
14 128 (18.93%) Web Services
15 117 (17.31%) NoSQL
16 109 (16.12%) Maven
17 98 (14.50%) JUnit
18 96 (14.20%) Git (software)
19 88 (13.02%) CSS
20 84 (12.43%) AngularJS
20 84 (12.43%) DevOps
21 83 (12.28%) Apache Cassandra
21 83 (12.28%) Linux
22 82 (12.13%) MongoDB
22 82 (12.13%) Jenkins
23 76 (11.24%) SQL
23 76 (11.24%) Banking
24 74 (10.95%) Open Source

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 51 (7.54%) Tomcat
2 27 (3.99%) JBoss
3 20 (2.96%) Apache
3 20 (2.96%) Apache Spark
3 20 (2.96%) WebSphere
4 19 (2.81%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (2.07%) WebLogic
5 14 (2.07%) WebSphere Application Server
6 10 (1.48%) Jetty
7 9 (1.33%) Confluence
8 6 (0.89%) nginx
9 5 (0.74%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.44%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (0.44%) IIS
10 3 (0.44%) Mule
11 2 (0.30%) CMS
11 2 (0.30%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.30%) Liferay
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (0.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.15%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 45 (6.66%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (4.14%) GitHub
3 15 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (1.18%) Amazon S3
4 8 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.89%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.44%) PaaS
8 2 (0.30%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.30%) Google Play
8 2 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.15%) Force.com
9 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.15%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.15%) Heroku
9 1 (0.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.55%) HTTP
2 15 (2.22%) Internet
3 6 (0.89%) Network Security
4 3 (0.44%) SNMP
4 3 (0.44%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.15%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.15%) Broadband
5 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.15%) LDAP
5 1 (0.15%) NFC
5 1 (0.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (17.31%) NoSQL
2 83 (12.28%) Apache Cassandra
3 82 (12.13%) MongoDB
4 51 (7.54%) Relational Database
5 33 (4.88%) SQL Server
6 30 (4.44%) Hadoop
6 30 (4.44%) MySQL
7 22 (3.25%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (2.51%) Big Data
9 15 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 12 (1.78%) Hazelcast
10 12 (1.78%) Neo4j
11 8 (1.18%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.04%) CouchDB
12 7 (1.04%) RDBMS
13 6 (0.89%) Couchbase
14 4 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (0.59%) DB2
14 4 (0.59%) VoltDB
15 3 (0.44%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 109 (16.12%) Maven
2 98 (14.50%) JUnit
3 96 (14.20%) Git (software)
4 82 (12.13%) Jenkins
5 48 (7.10%) IntelliJ
6 45 (6.66%) Cucumber
7 43 (6.36%) Mockito
7 43 (6.36%) Selenium
8 41 (6.07%) Eclipse
9 34 (5.03%) Subversion
10 33 (4.88%) Gradle
11 21 (3.11%) JIRA
12 18 (2.66%) TestNG
13 16 (2.37%) JBehave
14 13 (1.92%) Ant
15 12 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 12 (1.78%) SoapUI
15 12 (1.78%) TeamCity
16 9 (1.33%) CruiseControl
16 9 (1.33%) EasyMock
General
1 154 (22.78%) Finance
2 76 (11.24%) Banking
3 37 (5.47%) Retail
4 16 (2.37%) Publishing
5 15 (2.22%) Back Office
6 9 (1.33%) Marketing
7 8 (1.18%) Front Office
8 5 (0.74%) Games
8 5 (0.74%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.59%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.30%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.30%) Automotive
10 2 (0.30%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.15%) Interactive Media
11 1 (0.15%) Legal
11 1 (0.15%) Military
11 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.15%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (40.68%) Spring
2 172 (25.44%) REST
3 152 (22.49%) HTML
4 136 (20.12%) Hibernate
5 128 (18.93%) Web Services
6 88 (13.02%) CSS
7 84 (12.43%) AngularJS
8 70 (10.36%) RESTful
9 65 (9.62%) HTML5
10 57 (8.43%) J2EE
11 56 (8.28%) JSON
11 56 (8.28%) XML
12 51 (7.54%) SOAP
13 48 (7.10%) Java EE
14 46 (6.80%) Node.js
15 44 (6.51%) JMS
16 32 (4.73%) Dropwizard
17 29 (4.29%) jQuery
18 27 (3.99%) Spring MVC
19 24 (3.55%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (5.77%) Derivative
2 25 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (1.63%) Digital Media
4 10 (1.48%) User Experience
5 9 (1.33%) N-Tier
6 5 (0.74%) Fintech
7 4 (0.59%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (0.59%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.44%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.44%) Interactive TV
9 2 (0.30%) CMDB
9 2 (0.30%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.30%) Equities
9 2 (0.30%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.30%) iPad
9 2 (0.30%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.15%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.15%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 83 (12.28%) Linux
2 48 (7.10%) Unix
3 19 (2.81%) Windows
4 9 (1.33%) Mac OS X
5 6 (0.89%) Android
6 5 (0.74%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.59%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.30%) zOS
9 1 (0.15%) Debian
9 1 (0.15%) Solaris
9 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 676 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 495 (73.22%) TDD
3 343 (50.74%) Scrum
4 295 (43.64%) BDD
5 211 (31.21%) Pair Programming
6 168 (24.85%) Continuous Integration
7 167 (24.70%) Kanban
8 84 (12.43%) DevOps
9 74 (10.95%) Open Source
10 67 (9.91%) OO
11 65 (9.62%) Software Engineering
12 64 (9.47%) Mentoring
13 63 (9.32%) Unit Testing
14 51 (7.54%) Web Development
15 50 (7.40%) Microservices
16 46 (6.80%) Concurrent Programming
17 43 (6.36%) E-Commerce
18 40 (5.92%) SDLC
19 39 (5.77%) Continuous Delivery
20 37 (5.47%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 676 (100.00%) Java
2 172 (25.44%) JavaScript
3 138 (20.41%) Scala
4 76 (11.24%) SQL
5 41 (6.07%) Ruby
6 32 (4.73%) Python
7 25 (3.70%) Groovy
8 24 (3.55%) C#
9 12 (1.78%) Clojure
9 12 (1.78%) PL/SQL
10 7 (1.04%) PHP
11 6 (0.89%) Haskell
11 6 (0.89%) Perl
11 6 (0.89%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.44%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.30%) ECMAScript
13 2 (0.30%) ES6
13 2 (0.30%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.30%) R
13 2 (0.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (5.77%) Security Cleared
2 27 (3.99%) SC Cleared
3 22 (3.25%) Degree
4 17 (2.51%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.30%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.15%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.15%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.99%) QA
2 18 (2.66%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.44%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.15%) SDET
4 1 (0.15%) SEPA
System Software
1 38 (5.62%) Docker
2 5 (0.74%) 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
4 1 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (2.22%) Puppet
2 10 (1.48%) Ansible
3 5 (0.74%) Graphite
3 5 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.30%) Kibana
5 2 (0.30%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.15%) Icinga
6 1 (0.15%) logstash
6 1 (0.15%) Nagios
6 1 (0.15%) Oozie
6 1 (0.15%) Piwik
6 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 65 (9.62%) Oracle
2 10 (1.48%) New Relic
3 8 (1.18%) Google
3 8 (1.18%) Perforce
3 8 (1.18%) VMware
4 7 (1.04%) Red Hat
4 7 (1.04%) Terracotta
5 6 (0.89%) Microsoft
6 5 (0.74%) Adobe
7 4 (0.59%) HP
7 4 (0.59%) WSO2
8 3 (0.44%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.44%) Canoo
9 2 (0.30%) Apigee
9 2 (0.30%) PayPal
9 2 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.30%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.30%) SOASTA, Inc
9 2 (0.30%) Splunk
9 2 (0.30%) Sybase
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £525 - £575 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £525 - £575 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Generous Benefits
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