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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Java Developer
Rank 541 555 495
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -60
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Java Developer 53 45 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.081% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.088% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 42 58
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£563 £543 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.68% +8.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £402 £422
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £698 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £333 £450
% change year-on-year
+27.81% -26.11%
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
51450 50956 44853
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.28% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 31225 31058 25652
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2017 2017 2210
Average hourly rate £17.46 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.22% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 +6 51 £563 +3.68% 4
London -1 35 £568 +1.56% 3
City of London +31 21 £625 +9.40% 1
South East - 10 £311 -
North West - 4 £425 - 1
Hampshire - 4 - -
Southampton - 4 - -
Berkshire - 4 £311 -
Slough - 3 £307 -
West Yorkshire -12 2 £425 +34.92%
Leeds -16 2 £425 +34.92%
Yorkshire -18 2 £425 +34.92%
South Wales - 2 - -
Wales - 2 - -
Manchester - 1 £425 - 1
Cheshire - 1 £425 -
Warrington - 1 £425 -

Agile Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Java
1 109 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (80.73%) TDD
3 42 (38.53%) Spring
3 42 (38.53%) Hibernate
4 35 (32.11%) Scrum
5 32 (29.36%) Pair Programming
6 29 (26.61%) BDD
7 27 (24.77%) JavaScript
8 25 (22.94%) HTML
8 25 (22.94%) Banking
9 22 (20.18%) Web Services
10 20 (18.35%) Scala
11 19 (17.43%) User Stories
12 17 (15.60%) Degree
13 16 (14.68%) Kanban
14 14 (12.84%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (12.84%) SQL
15 12 (11.01%) Oracle
15 12 (11.01%) Front Office
15 12 (11.01%) Extreme Programming
15 12 (11.01%) REST
16 11 (10.09%) JUnit
17 10 (9.17%) Linux
17 10 (9.17%) SOAP
17 10 (9.17%) Cucumber
17 10 (9.17%) Jenkins
17 10 (9.17%) Mockito
18 9 (8.26%) Open Source
18 9 (8.26%) Selenium

Agile Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (2.75%) JBoss
2 2 (1.83%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.83%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.92%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (0.92%) Mule ESB
3 1 (0.92%) Mule
3 1 (0.92%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.59%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.59%) HTTP
2 3 (2.75%) Internet
3 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.26%) MongoDB
2 4 (3.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (3.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.75%) Neo4j
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.92%) HBase
4 1 (0.92%) Redis
4 1 (0.92%) Big Data
4 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (10.09%) JUnit
2 10 (9.17%) Cucumber
2 10 (9.17%) Jenkins
2 10 (9.17%) Mockito
3 9 (8.26%) Selenium
3 9 (8.26%) Maven
4 6 (5.50%) jMock
5 5 (4.59%) Subversion
6 4 (3.67%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.75%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.83%) Hudson
9 1 (0.92%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.92%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.92%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.92%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.92%) JIRA
General
1 25 (22.94%) Banking
2 12 (11.01%) Front Office
3 8 (7.34%) Finance
4 2 (1.83%) Games
4 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.92%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.92%) Retail
5 1 (0.92%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (38.53%) Spring
1 42 (38.53%) Hibernate
2 25 (22.94%) HTML
3 22 (20.18%) Web Services
4 12 (11.01%) REST
5 10 (9.17%) SOAP
6 8 (7.34%) J2EE
7 6 (5.50%) JAX-RS
7 6 (5.50%) RESTful
8 5 (4.59%) Spring MVC
8 5 (4.59%) JPA
9 4 (3.67%) SAML
9 4 (3.67%) JMS
9 4 (3.67%) JSP
9 4 (3.67%) CSS
9 4 (3.67%) OpenID
9 4 (3.67%) OAuth2
10 3 (2.75%) Apache Camel
11 2 (1.83%) JSON
11 2 (1.83%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.26%) Open Source
2 5 (4.59%) Fixed Income
3 4 (3.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.67%) Reference Data
3 4 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.83%) Blog
4 2 (1.83%) User Experience
5 1 (0.92%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.92%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.92%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.17%) Linux
2 4 (3.67%) UNIX
3 3 (2.75%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.83%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (80.73%) TDD
3 35 (32.11%) Scrum
4 32 (29.36%) Pair Programming
5 29 (26.61%) BDD
6 19 (17.43%) User Stories
7 16 (14.68%) Kanban
8 14 (12.84%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (11.01%) Extreme Programming
10 9 (8.26%) MVC
11 8 (7.34%) OO
12 7 (6.42%) OpenUP
12 7 (6.42%) Software Engineering
13 6 (5.50%) SOA
13 6 (5.50%) Technical Analysis
14 5 (4.59%) Configuration Management
15 4 (3.67%) Web Development
15 4 (3.67%) Multithreading
15 4 (3.67%) Unit Testing
15 4 (3.67%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 109 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (24.77%) JavaScript
3 20 (18.35%) Scala
4 14 (12.84%) SQL
5 5 (4.59%) Python
6 1 (0.92%) R
6 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (15.60%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) VirtualBox
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (7.34%) Puppet
2 7 (6.42%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.92%) Ansible
3 1 (0.92%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.92%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (11.01%) Oracle
2 1 (0.92%) SaltStack
2 1 (0.92%) Sybase
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