Period
to 17 December 2017

The median contractor rate for an Agile Java Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 17 December 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
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 148 204
Rank change year-on-year -32 +56 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Java Developer 21 41 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.42% 0.86% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.90% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 35 4
East of England median daily rate £475 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% -4.55% +29.41%
10th Percentile £411 £380 £402
90th Percentile £538 £538 £596
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £37.00 - -
England median hourly rate £37.00 - -

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 4737 4560 5324
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.31% 95.48% 95.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2747 2618 3079
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% - +3.33%
10th Percentile £206 £200 £206
90th Percentile £575 £538 £563
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 350 373 528
East of England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.77% +2.45%
10th Percentile £11.13 £11.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.60 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £17.89
% change year-on-year +3.89% +0.61% +8.42%

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 17 December 2017.

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 17 December 2017. 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
Essex -6 12 £450 -
Hertfordshire -21 5 £525 -
Cambridgeshire -16 3 £500 +25.00% 1
Suffolk +4 1 - -
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 17 December 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 East of England region featuring Agile Java Developer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Java
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) TDD
3 12 (57.14%) Spring
3 12 (57.14%) NoSQL
4 11 (52.38%) J2EE
5 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
6 9 (42.86%) BDD
7 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
7 8 (38.10%) Manufacturing
8 7 (33.33%) Scrum
8 7 (33.33%) DevOps
8 7 (33.33%) RESTful
9 6 (28.57%) Kanban
9 6 (28.57%) Spring Boot
9 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
9 6 (28.57%) REST
9 6 (28.57%) Kafka
9 6 (28.57%) SQL
9 6 (28.57%) Web Services
10 5 (23.81%) OO
10 5 (23.81%) Pair Programming
10 5 (23.81%) Cloud Foundry
10 5 (23.81%) OAuth2
10 5 (23.81%) Test Management
10 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (23.81%) Maven
10 5 (23.81%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (23.81%) OAuth
10 5 (23.81%) Telematics

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 5 (23.81%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.76%) Confluence
3 1 (4.76%) JBoss
3 1 (4.76%) Mule ESB
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.76%) Couchbase
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 5 (23.81%) Maven
3 3 (14.29%) AccuRev
3 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (9.52%) Gradle
4 2 (9.52%) JUnit
4 2 (9.52%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.76%) Ant
5 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.76%) JIRA
5 1 (4.76%) Selenium
5 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 8 (38.10%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Automotive
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) Spring
2 11 (52.38%) J2EE
3 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
4 7 (33.33%) RESTful
5 6 (28.57%) Kafka
5 6 (28.57%) REST
5 6 (28.57%) Spring Boot
5 6 (28.57%) Web Services
6 5 (23.81%) OAuth
6 5 (23.81%) OAuth2
6 5 (23.81%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (23.81%) Spring Cloud
7 2 (9.52%) CSS
7 2 (9.52%) HTML
7 2 (9.52%) jQuery
7 2 (9.52%) SOAP
7 2 (9.52%) XML
8 1 (4.76%) .NET
8 1 (4.76%) Struts
8 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) Clustering
1 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (4.76%) Replication
1 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) TDD
3 9 (42.86%) BDD
4 7 (33.33%) DevOps
4 7 (33.33%) Scrum
5 6 (28.57%) Kanban
6 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (23.81%) OO
6 5 (23.81%) Pair Programming
6 5 (23.81%) Telematics
6 5 (23.81%) Test Management
7 4 (19.05%) Extreme Programming
7 4 (19.05%) OOP
8 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (14.29%) SDLC
9 2 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (4.76%) Information Management
10 1 (4.76%) MVC
10 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 2 (9.52%) C++
5 2 (9.52%) Ruby
5 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.76%) Groovy
6 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.76%) IBM