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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Java Developer
Rank 572 524 549
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +25
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Java Developer 40 62 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.12% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 43 53
Average daily rate
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£593 £500 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.50% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £409 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £579 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
52430 48925 53586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.02% 92.73% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 32042 29264 29965
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2056 2117 2633
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 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 16 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 19 September 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 -30 39 £593 +18.50% 4
London -7 30 £593 +4.40% 2
City of London +20 9 £600 +20.00%
South East - 5 £307 - 1
South West - 4 £450 - 1
Slough - 4 £320 -
Berkshire - 4 £320 -
Scotland -14 1 £450 - 1
Dorset - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Chippenham - - - -
Glasgow - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -

Agile Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 107 (100.00%) Java
1 107 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (85.05%) TDD
3 55 (51.40%) Pair Programming
4 49 (45.79%) JavaScript
5 45 (42.06%) Scrum
6 40 (37.38%) OO
7 39 (36.45%) Python
7 39 (36.45%) Banking
7 39 (36.45%) BDD
8 36 (33.64%) Scala
9 31 (28.97%) Spring
9 31 (28.97%) Investment Banking
10 27 (25.23%) Hibernate
11 26 (24.30%) SQL
12 25 (23.36%) Linux
13 22 (20.56%) Front Office
13 22 (20.56%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (18.69%) Oracle
14 20 (18.69%) MongoDB
14 20 (18.69%) Relational Database
15 18 (16.82%) RDBMS
15 18 (16.82%) MVC
15 18 (16.82%) Finance
16 17 (15.89%) Groovy
16 17 (15.89%) RESTful
16 17 (15.89%) Open Source
16 17 (15.89%) NoSQL
17 16 (14.95%) User Stories
17 16 (14.95%) jMock

Agile Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4 (3.74%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.80%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.87%) TIBCO EMS
3 2 (1.87%) Node.js
4 1 (0.93%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.93%) Liferay
4 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.93%) CMS
4 1 (0.93%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.61%) GitHub
2 5 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) HTTP
2 2 (1.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.69%) MongoDB
1 20 (18.69%) Relational Database
2 18 (16.82%) RDBMS
3 17 (15.89%) NoSQL
4 8 (7.48%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.74%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.74%) Big Data
5 4 (3.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (2.80%) MySQL
7 1 (0.93%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (14.95%) jMock
2 10 (9.35%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.48%) Cucumber
4 6 (5.61%) Subversion
4 6 (5.61%) Git (software)
5 5 (4.67%) Mercurial
6 4 (3.74%) JUnit
6 4 (3.74%) Selenium
6 4 (3.74%) FitNesse
7 3 (2.80%) Mockito
7 3 (2.80%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 3 (2.80%) Axure RP
7 3 (2.80%) Maven
8 2 (1.87%) Checkstyle
8 2 (1.87%) JIRA
8 2 (1.87%) TestNG
8 2 (1.87%) EasyMock
8 2 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.87%) Gradle
8 2 (1.87%) FindBugs
General
1 39 (36.45%) Banking
2 31 (28.97%) Investment Banking
3 22 (20.56%) Front Office
4 18 (16.82%) Finance
5 6 (5.61%) Back Office
6 2 (1.87%) Retail
7 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (28.97%) Spring
2 27 (25.23%) Hibernate
3 17 (15.89%) RESTful
4 15 (14.02%) Spring MVC
5 14 (13.08%) J2SE
6 13 (12.15%) HTML
7 12 (11.21%) Web Services
7 12 (11.21%) JMS
8 11 (10.28%) XML
8 11 (10.28%) Grails
9 9 (8.41%) CSS
10 7 (6.54%) JSON
10 7 (6.54%) SOAP
11 5 (4.67%) HTML5
11 5 (4.67%) Ruby on Rails
12 4 (3.74%) J2EE
12 4 (3.74%) Java EE
13 3 (2.80%) JAX-RS
13 3 (2.80%) AngularJS
13 3 (2.80%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.89%) Open Source
2 13 (12.15%) Derivative
3 11 (10.28%) Equity Derivative
4 9 (8.41%) Mathematics
4 9 (8.41%) Computer Science
4 9 (8.41%) Equities
5 2 (1.87%) FMCG
5 2 (1.87%) Social Media
5 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.93%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 25 (23.36%) Linux
2 5 (4.67%) UNIX
3 2 (1.87%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.93%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (85.05%) TDD
3 55 (51.40%) Pair Programming
4 45 (42.06%) Scrum
5 40 (37.38%) OO
6 39 (36.45%) BDD
7 22 (20.56%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (16.82%) MVC
9 16 (14.95%) User Stories
9 16 (14.95%) Web Development
10 15 (14.02%) Software Engineering
10 15 (14.02%) OOD
10 15 (14.02%) Technical Analysis
11 14 (13.08%) Mentoring
12 12 (11.21%) Unit Testing
12 12 (11.21%) Kanban
13 11 (10.28%) Configuration Management
14 10 (9.35%) ATDD
15 9 (8.41%) Functional Programming
16 6 (5.61%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 107 (100.00%) Java
2 49 (45.79%) JavaScript
3 39 (36.45%) Python
4 36 (33.64%) Scala
5 26 (24.30%) SQL
6 17 (15.89%) Groovy
7 7 (6.54%) Clojure
7 7 (6.54%) C#
8 5 (4.67%) Ruby
9 4 (3.74%) Perl
10 2 (1.87%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (9.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 3 (2.80%) Oozie
2 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (18.69%) Oracle
2 2 (1.87%) TIBCO
3 1 (0.93%) GigaSpaces
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