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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Java Developer
UK
Rank 361 322 460
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +138
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Java Developer 245 325 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.55% 0.65% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.69% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 286 116
Median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £380 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
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
42518 47379 47264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.78% 94.76% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 27667 30205 29656
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £587 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1495 1737 1864
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 -43 219 £525 +2.43% 54
London -38 135 £545 +3.80% 28
South East +7 25 £523 +4.50% 6
East of England +18 20 £525 -2.32% 7
Wales +20 17 £469 +46.48% 1
North West +16 17 £500 +11.11% 4
Hertfordshire +11 16 £525 +10.52% 6
South Wales +22 15 £519 +62.10% 1
City of London -18 14 £606 +15.47% 8
Newport - 13 £525 -
Hampshire +16 10 £525 +61.53% 3
Liverpool - 10 £600 -
Merseyside - 10 £600 -
South West +4 8 £368 -8.12% 3
Yorkshire -6 8 £450 - 5
Buckinghamshire +6 6 £400 -20.00% 1
Leeds -6 6 £450 - 5
West Yorkshire -7 6 £450 - 5
Scotland +13 5 £350 -7.89%
Farnborough - 5 £525 - 1
Edinburgh +8 4 £350 -7.89%
Devon - 4 - -
Exeter - 4 - -
Cheshire +24 3 £413 +15.78%
Watford +2 3 £525 +10.52% 2
West Sussex -3 3 £494 -10.22%
Suffolk -8 3 £375 -
Ipswich -8 3 £375 -
North East -19 3 £350 -30.00%
Tyne and Wear -22 3 £350 -30.00%

Agile Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 561 (100.00%) Java
1 561 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 391 (69.70%) TDD
3 250 (44.56%) Spring
4 246 (43.85%) Scrum
4 246 (43.85%) BDD
5 154 (27.45%) Pair Programming
6 132 (23.53%) JavaScript
7 121 (21.57%) REST
8 120 (21.39%) HTML
9 107 (19.07%) RESTful
10 104 (18.54%) Hibernate
11 102 (18.18%) SQL
11 102 (18.18%) Kanban
12 100 (17.83%) Continuous Integration
13 97 (17.29%) Scala
13 97 (17.29%) Microservices
14 95 (16.93%) Web Services
14 95 (16.93%) Software Engineering
15 93 (16.58%) MongoDB
16 89 (15.86%) NoSQL
17 84 (14.97%) Finance
18 79 (14.08%) Banking
19 76 (13.55%) DevOps
20 75 (13.37%) CSS
21 73 (13.01%) Jenkins
22 69 (12.30%) Open Source
23 67 (11.94%) OO
24 66 (11.76%) HTML5
25 65 (11.59%) J2EE

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 45 (8.02%) Tomcat
2 28 (4.99%) WebLogic
3 27 (4.81%) Apache Spark
3 27 (4.81%) Elasticsearch
4 20 (3.57%) JBoss
5 19 (3.39%) Apache
5 19 (3.39%) WebSphere
6 14 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (1.43%) WebLogic Portal
8 7 (1.25%) Apache Solr
8 7 (1.25%) Jetty
8 7 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (1.07%) Alfresco
9 6 (1.07%) CMS
9 6 (1.07%) Confluence
9 6 (1.07%) nginx
10 5 (0.89%) Liferay
11 2 (0.36%) CoreMedia CMS
11 2 (0.36%) Documentum
11 2 (0.36%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (0.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (1.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 57 (10.16%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.39%) GitHub
3 18 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (2.50%) Amazon SQS
5 12 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (1.43%) Amazon S3
7 6 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (0.89%) Route 53
9 4 (0.71%) PaaS
10 2 (0.36%) IaaS
11 1 (0.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.18%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.18%) Google Play
11 1 (0.18%) Heroku
11 1 (0.18%) iTunes
11 1 (0.18%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.81%) HTTP
2 14 (2.50%) RTSP
3 12 (2.14%) MQTT
4 4 (0.71%) FTP
5 3 (0.53%) Internet
6 2 (0.36%) SSH
6 2 (0.36%) Telnet
7 1 (0.18%) AMQP
7 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.18%) LAN
7 1 (0.18%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (16.58%) MongoDB
2 89 (15.86%) NoSQL
3 46 (8.20%) Apache Cassandra
4 40 (7.13%) Relational Database
5 28 (4.99%) MySQL
6 21 (3.74%) Hadoop
7 20 (3.57%) Big Data
8 17 (3.03%) Oracle Database
9 15 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (2.67%) SQL Server
10 13 (2.32%) Redis
11 10 (1.78%) Neo4j
11 10 (1.78%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (1.43%) RDBMS
13 7 (1.25%) Couchbase
14 5 (0.89%) RethinkDB
15 4 (0.71%) DB2
15 4 (0.71%) Hazelcast
15 4 (0.71%) HBase
15 4 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 73 (13.01%) Jenkins
2 61 (10.87%) Maven
3 60 (10.70%) Git (software)
4 56 (9.98%) JUnit
5 46 (8.20%) Cucumber
6 40 (7.13%) Selenium
7 36 (6.42%) Subversion
8 30 (5.35%) Mockito
9 26 (4.63%) Gradle
9 26 (4.63%) JIRA
10 21 (3.74%) Eclipse
11 15 (2.67%) IntelliJ
12 14 (2.50%) Spock
13 12 (2.14%) Ant
13 12 (2.14%) Vagrant
14 9 (1.60%) EasyMock
14 9 (1.60%) jMock
15 7 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
16 6 (1.07%) SoapUI
16 6 (1.07%) WebDriver
General
1 84 (14.97%) Finance
2 79 (14.08%) Banking
3 47 (8.38%) Investment Banking
4 32 (5.70%) Retail
5 22 (3.92%) Publishing
6 16 (2.85%) Front Office
6 16 (2.85%) Manufacturing
7 13 (2.32%) Back Office
8 11 (1.96%) Advertising
9 9 (1.60%) Games
10 6 (1.07%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.89%) Electronics
11 5 (0.89%) Marketing
12 2 (0.36%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.18%) Law
13 1 (0.18%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (44.56%) Spring
2 121 (21.57%) REST
3 120 (21.39%) HTML
4 107 (19.07%) RESTful
5 104 (18.54%) Hibernate
6 95 (16.93%) Web Services
7 75 (13.37%) CSS
8 66 (11.76%) HTML5
9 65 (11.59%) J2EE
9 65 (11.59%) JSON
10 59 (10.52%) AngularJS
11 53 (9.45%) XML
12 37 (6.60%) Spring Boot
13 35 (6.24%) Java EE
14 34 (6.06%) Kafka
15 33 (5.88%) Dropwizard
16 29 (5.17%) JMS
17 28 (4.99%) SOAP
18 27 (4.81%) J2SE
18 27 (4.81%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.17%) Economics
2 22 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 14 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (2.14%) Computer Science
4 12 (2.14%) Derivative
4 12 (2.14%) Public Cloud
4 12 (2.14%) Video on Demand
4 12 (2.14%) Virtual Team
5 8 (1.43%) Equities
6 7 (1.25%) Algorithms
6 7 (1.25%) Data Structures
6 7 (1.25%) Fixed Income
6 7 (1.25%) Streaming Video
7 6 (1.07%) Hedge funds
8 5 (0.89%) Fintech
8 5 (0.89%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.71%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.71%) User Experience
10 3 (0.53%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (0.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 60 (10.70%) Linux
2 39 (6.95%) Unix
3 10 (1.78%) Windows
4 8 (1.43%) Mac OS X
5 7 (1.25%) Android
6 6 (1.07%) Solaris
7 3 (0.53%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.53%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 561 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 391 (69.70%) TDD
3 246 (43.85%) BDD
3 246 (43.85%) Scrum
4 154 (27.45%) Pair Programming
5 102 (18.18%) Kanban
6 100 (17.83%) Continuous Integration
7 97 (17.29%) Microservices
8 95 (16.93%) Software Engineering
9 76 (13.55%) DevOps
10 69 (12.30%) Open Source
11 67 (11.94%) OO
12 52 (9.27%) E-Commerce
13 50 (8.91%) SDLC
14 43 (7.66%) Continuous Deployment
15 41 (7.31%) Continuous Delivery
16 40 (7.13%) Mentoring
17 38 (6.77%) Low Latency
18 35 (6.24%) High Availability
18 35 (6.24%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 561 (100.00%) Java
2 132 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 102 (18.18%) SQL
4 97 (17.29%) Scala
5 48 (8.56%) Python
6 46 (8.20%) Ruby
7 24 (4.28%) C#
8 20 (3.57%) Clojure
9 18 (3.21%) PL/SQL
10 17 (3.03%) Groovy
11 14 (2.50%) C
12 13 (2.32%) Haskell
13 10 (1.78%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.43%) C++
15 6 (1.07%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.89%) Kotlin
17 3 (0.53%) Go
17 3 (0.53%) PHP
17 3 (0.53%) T-SQL
18 2 (0.36%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 35 (6.24%) Security Cleared
2 21 (3.74%) SC Cleared
3 10 (1.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (1.43%) Sun Certification
5 6 (1.07%) Degree
6 2 (0.36%) ISEB
6 2 (0.36%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.18%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.18%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.96%) QA
2 7 (1.25%) SLA
3 5 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.71%) SDET
5 3 (0.53%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.36%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.18%) EMIR
7 1 (0.18%) MiFID
7 1 (0.18%) WCAG
System Software
1 61 (10.87%) Docker
2 2 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.18%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 18 (3.21%) Puppet
2 17 (3.03%) Ansible
3 7 (1.25%) Kubernetes
4 6 (1.07%) Grafana
5 5 (0.89%) StatsD
6 2 (0.36%) logstash
7 1 (0.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.18%) Kibana
7 1 (0.18%) MOM
7 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.18%) rkt
7 1 (0.18%) Salt
7 1 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 50 (8.91%) Oracle
2 9 (1.60%) hybris
2 9 (1.60%) SAP
3 8 (1.43%) BEA
4 7 (1.25%) Splunk
5 5 (0.89%) GigaSpaces
5 5 (0.89%) Twilio
6 4 (0.71%) IBM
6 4 (0.71%) Terracotta
7 3 (0.53%) Facebook
7 3 (0.53%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.53%) Talend
8 2 (0.36%) Ab Initio
8 2 (0.36%) Apple
8 2 (0.36%) Google
8 2 (0.36%) HP
8 2 (0.36%) Microsoft
8 2 (0.36%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.36%) VMware
8 2 (0.36%) webMethods
Farnborough
TRG
Rate: 500-550 Per Day
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Fleet, Hampshire
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Rate: £500 - £550 Per Day
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Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
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Rate: £500 - £550 Per Day
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Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £525 - £550 per day
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City, London
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Rate: £450 - £500 Per Day
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City, London
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Rate: £600 - £650 per day
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Square One Resources
Rate: £395 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
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Rate: £525 - £575 per day
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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London
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