The median contractor rate for an Agile Java Developer was £588 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Agile Java Developer
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 116 167
Rank change year-on-year -30 +51  
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Java Developer 20 48 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.61% 1.42% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 1.48% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 47 32
Median daily rate £588 £533 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.32% -11.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £508 £478
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3152 3240 5510
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.52% 95.74% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2416 2625 4243
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 39 100
Median hourly rate £17.77 £19.00 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.47% -3.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.50 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Agile Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Agile Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Java Developer in the City of London

Agile Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Agile Java Developer in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Java Developer in the City of London

Agile Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Java Developer in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Java Developer in the City of London

Agile Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 across the City of London region featuring Agile Java Developer in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Java
1 36 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (86.11%) TDD
3 21 (58.33%) BDD
4 15 (41.67%) Finance
5 14 (38.89%) Pair Programming
6 12 (33.33%) Scrum
7 11 (30.56%) MongoDB
7 11 (30.56%) Kanban
7 11 (30.56%) Microservices
8 10 (27.78%) Dropwizard
8 10 (27.78%) Groovy
8 10 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (25.00%) Refactoring
9 9 (25.00%) Python
9 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 9 (25.00%) HTML
10 8 (22.22%) Investment Management
10 8 (22.22%) Test Automation
10 8 (22.22%) Software Delivery
10 8 (22.22%) Node.js
10 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
10 8 (22.22%) Go
11 7 (19.44%) QA
11 7 (19.44%) Web Services
12 6 (16.67%) CSS
12 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
12 6 (16.67%) Spring
12 6 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
12 6 (16.67%) Git (software)

Agile Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) MongoDB
2 4 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (8.33%) Couchbase
3 3 (8.33%) Hazelcast
3 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.89%) Grunt
2 5 (13.89%) gulp
2 5 (13.89%) IntelliJ
3 2 (5.56%) Maven
4 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.78%) Gradle
4 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.78%) JMeter
4 1 (2.78%) Selenium
4 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Advertising
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Front Office
3 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) Dropwizard
2 9 (25.00%) HTML
3 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 8 (22.22%) Node.js
4 7 (19.44%) Web Services
5 6 (16.67%) CSS
5 6 (16.67%) HTML5
5 6 (16.67%) React
5 6 (16.67%) Spring
6 5 (13.89%) Hystrix
6 5 (13.89%) Play Framework
6 5 (13.89%) Scalatra
7 3 (8.33%) Guava
7 3 (8.33%) RxJava
8 2 (5.56%) RESTful
9 1 (2.78%) Apache Wicket
9 1 (2.78%) CSS3
9 1 (2.78%) Grails
9 1 (2.78%) JSON
9 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.56%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (5.56%) Fintech
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (86.11%) TDD
3 21 (58.33%) BDD
4 14 (38.89%) Pair Programming
5 12 (33.33%) Scrum
6 11 (30.56%) Kanban
6 11 (30.56%) Microservices
7 9 (25.00%) Refactoring
8 8 (22.22%) Investment Management
8 8 (22.22%) Software Delivery
8 8 (22.22%) Test Automation
9 6 (16.67%) DevOps
9 6 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
9 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 6 (16.67%) SOLID
10 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (13.89%) MVC
10 5 (13.89%) SOA
10 5 (13.89%) Web Application Development
10 5 (13.89%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (27.78%) Groovy
3 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.00%) Python
4 8 (22.22%) Go
5 5 (13.89%) Scala
6 3 (8.33%) Kotlin
7 1 (2.78%) Clojure
7 1 (2.78%) Haskell
7 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
1 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Ansible
1 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) New Relic
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