Period
to 18 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an Agile Java Developer was £510 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

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
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 197 156
Rank change year-on-year -1 -41 +41
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Java Developer 17 12 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.33% 0.24% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.25% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 22
East of England median daily rate £510 £463 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.27% -11.90% +16.67%
10th Percentile £433 £394 £403
90th Percentile £547 £545 £538
England median daily rate £498 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -5.24% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
East of England median hourly rate - £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.71% -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -5.41% +5.71% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4,800 4,777 4,671
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.10% 94.13% 95.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,834 2,757 2,667
East of England median daily rate £425 £415 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +7.10% +3.33%
10th Percentile £190 £213 £200
90th Percentile £579 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 313 366 378
East of England median hourly rate £17.43 £18.00 £20.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.19% -11.81% -5.07%
10th Percentile £12.05 £11.13 £11.23
90th Percentile £48.65 £47.50 £46.00
England median hourly rate £18.18 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year -2.77% +1.08% +4.11%

Agile Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Agile Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Java Developer in the East of England

Agile Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Java Developer in the East of England

Agile Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Java Developer in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Java Developer in the East of England

Agile Java Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Java Developer in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Java Developer in the East of England

Agile Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -2 7 £510 -9.33%
Essex -7 7 £525 +16.67% 2
Suffolk - 3 £455 -
Agile Java Developer
England

Agile Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, Agile Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region featuring Agile Java Developer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) TDD
3 11 (64.71%) Spring
4 10 (58.82%) Spring Boot
5 9 (52.94%) Microservices
5 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
5 9 (52.94%) Java 8
6 7 (41.18%) Finance
6 7 (41.18%) SOAP
6 7 (41.18%) Linux
7 6 (35.29%) Web Services
7 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
7 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (35.29%) BDD
7 6 (35.29%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (29.41%) Docker
8 5 (29.41%) OAuth
8 5 (29.41%) Gradle
8 5 (29.41%) OAuth2
8 5 (29.41%) REST
8 5 (29.41%) HTML
8 5 (29.41%) CSS
8 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
9 4 (23.53%) JUnit
9 4 (23.53%) XML
9 4 (23.53%) Maven
9 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
9 4 (23.53%) Marketing
9 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing

Agile Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (11.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (11.76%) JBoss
2 2 (11.76%) Mule
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (17.65%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) FTP
1 3 (17.65%) HTTP
1 3 (17.65%) SSL
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (5.88%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
1 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (29.41%) Gradle
3 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 4 (23.53%) JUnit
3 4 (23.53%) Maven
4 3 (17.65%) Cucumber
4 3 (17.65%) GitLab
4 3 (17.65%) gulp
4 3 (17.65%) Spock
5 2 (11.76%) AccuRev
5 2 (11.76%) Ant
5 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
5 2 (11.76%) Gatling
5 2 (11.76%) Geb
5 2 (11.76%) Selenium
5 2 (11.76%) SoapUI
5 2 (11.76%) Subversion
6 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
2 4 (23.53%) Marketing
3 2 (11.76%) Electronics
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) Spring
2 10 (58.82%) Spring Boot
3 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
4 7 (41.18%) SOAP
5 6 (35.29%) Web Services
6 5 (29.41%) CSS
6 5 (29.41%) HTML
6 5 (29.41%) OAuth
6 5 (29.41%) OAuth2
6 5 (29.41%) REST
7 4 (23.53%) WireMock
7 4 (23.53%) XML
8 3 (17.65%) Dropwizard
8 3 (17.65%) Ember.js
8 3 (17.65%) Guice
8 3 (17.65%) HTML5
8 3 (17.65%) Ratpack
9 2 (11.76%) JAX-WS
9 2 (11.76%) jQuery
9 2 (11.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Replication
3 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Solaris
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) TDD
3 9 (52.94%) Microservices
4 6 (35.29%) BDD
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 3 (17.65%) DevOps
6 3 (17.65%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 3 (17.65%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (17.65%) OWASP
6 3 (17.65%) SOA
7 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (11.76%) Information Management
7 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
7 2 (11.76%) OO
7 2 (11.76%) Scrum
7 2 (11.76%) SOLID
7 2 (11.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) Java 8
3 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) ES6
4 3 (17.65%) TypeScript
5 2 (11.76%) Java 9
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) XPath
6 1 (5.88%) Go
6 1 (5.88%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Docker
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Ansible
1 3 (17.65%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Adobe
1 2 (11.76%) IBM
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
1 2 (11.76%) SAP
1 2 (11.76%) WSO2