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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Java Developer
Rank 552 520 542
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +22
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Java Developer 54 59 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.11% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.12% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 45 46
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£568 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.50% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £381 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £578 £593
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +46.15%
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
52093 48868 53723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.10% 92.73% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31576 29013 30174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2015 2118 2639
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -22 53 £568 +13.50% 3
London +15 45 £578 +10.00% 2
City of London +16 11 £575 +17.94%
South East -12 5 £341 -4.01%
Berkshire - 5 £341 -
Slough - 4 £307 -
South West - 2 £450 -
Edinburgh -11 1 £450 -
Scotland -16 1 £450 - 1
Glasgow - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Chippenham - - - -
Dorset - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1

Agile Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 105 (100.00%) Java
2 90 (85.71%) TDD
3 53 (50.48%) Pair Programming
4 51 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (45.71%) JavaScript
6 41 (39.05%) Scrum
7 40 (38.10%) BDD
8 38 (36.19%) Banking
9 36 (34.29%) OO
9 36 (34.29%) Scala
10 35 (33.33%) Python
11 32 (30.48%) Spring
12 30 (28.57%) Investment Banking
13 27 (25.71%) Hibernate
14 23 (21.90%) Front Office
14 23 (21.90%) SQL
15 21 (20.00%) MongoDB
16 20 (19.05%) Linux
16 20 (19.05%) Finance
17 19 (18.10%) MVC
17 19 (18.10%) Continuous Integration
18 18 (17.14%) Oracle
18 18 (17.14%) NoSQL
19 17 (16.19%) Spring MVC
20 16 (15.24%) Groovy
20 16 (15.24%) Open Source
21 15 (14.29%) Software Engineering
21 15 (14.29%) JMS
21 15 (14.29%) Relational Database
22 14 (13.33%) HTML

Agile Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3 (2.86%) Tomcat
1 3 (2.86%) Apache Pig
2 2 (1.90%) Node.js
2 2 (1.90%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.95%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.76%) GitHub
2 4 (3.81%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.90%) HTTP
1 2 (1.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 18 (17.14%) NoSQL
3 15 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 13 (12.38%) RDBMS
5 9 (8.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (3.81%) Big Data
6 4 (3.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (3.81%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.86%) MySQL
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (11.43%) jMock
2 7 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 5 (4.76%) Mercurial
3 5 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.76%) Subversion
4 4 (3.81%) JUnit
5 3 (2.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 3 (2.86%) Axure RP
5 3 (2.86%) Selenium
5 3 (2.86%) Maven
6 2 (1.90%) FindBugs
6 2 (1.90%) FitNesse
6 2 (1.90%) Checkstyle
6 2 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.90%) TestNG
6 2 (1.90%) EasyMock
6 2 (1.90%) Mockito
7 1 (0.95%) JIRA
7 1 (0.95%) Gradle
General
1 38 (36.19%) Banking
2 30 (28.57%) Investment Banking
3 23 (21.90%) Front Office
4 20 (19.05%) Finance
5 6 (5.71%) Back Office
6 2 (1.90%) Retail
7 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (30.48%) Spring
2 27 (25.71%) Hibernate
3 17 (16.19%) Spring MVC
4 15 (14.29%) JMS
5 14 (13.33%) HTML
5 14 (13.33%) RESTful
6 11 (10.48%) Grails
6 11 (10.48%) J2SE
7 10 (9.52%) Web Services
7 10 (9.52%) XML
7 10 (9.52%) CSS
8 7 (6.67%) JSON
8 7 (6.67%) SOAP
9 5 (4.76%) Java EE
9 5 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (4.76%) HTML5
10 4 (3.81%) JAX-RS
10 4 (3.81%) J2EE
11 3 (2.86%) JPA
11 3 (2.86%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.24%) Open Source
2 14 (13.33%) Derivative
3 12 (11.43%) Equity Derivative
4 10 (9.52%) Mathematics
5 9 (8.57%) Computer Science
5 9 (8.57%) Equities
6 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.90%) FMCG
6 2 (1.90%) Social Media
7 1 (0.95%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.05%) Linux
2 3 (2.86%) UNIX
3 2 (1.90%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.95%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (85.71%) TDD
2 53 (50.48%) Pair Programming
3 51 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (39.05%) Scrum
5 40 (38.10%) BDD
6 36 (34.29%) OO
7 19 (18.10%) MVC
7 19 (18.10%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 13 (12.38%) Unit Testing
9 13 (12.38%) Configuration Management
10 12 (11.43%) OOD
10 12 (11.43%) Web Development
10 12 (11.43%) Kanban
10 12 (11.43%) User Stories
11 11 (10.48%) Technical Analysis
12 10 (9.52%) ATDD
13 9 (8.57%) Functional Programming
14 6 (5.71%) Domain-Driven Design
14 6 (5.71%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 105 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (45.71%) JavaScript
3 36 (34.29%) Scala
4 35 (33.33%) Python
5 23 (21.90%) SQL
6 16 (15.24%) Groovy
7 7 (6.67%) Clojure
7 7 (6.67%) C#
8 5 (4.76%) Ruby
9 4 (3.81%) Perl
10 2 (1.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (10.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) Oozie
2 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (17.14%) Oracle
2 2 (1.90%) TIBCO
3 1 (0.95%) Sybase
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