Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 183 149
Rank change year-on-year -13 -34 +53
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Java Developer 14 21 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.28% 0.41% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.44% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 35
East of England median daily rate £510 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -14.29% -
10th Percentile £430 £411 £380
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
England median daily rate £493 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -6.19% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
East of England median hourly rate - £37.00 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 -
% change year-on-year -5.41% - -

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 4,668 4,825 4,620
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.85% 94.39% 95.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,759 2,789 2,650
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% -0.64%
10th Percentile £200 £206 £200
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 363 381
East of England median hourly rate £17.35 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.24% - -4.78%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.15 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.70 £47.50 £46.00
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -1.07% +3.89% -

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 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 12 December 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 -1 6 £510 -2.86% 1
Essex -23 6 £488 +8.33%
Suffolk -2 2 £450 -
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 12 December 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 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) TDD
3 10 (71.43%) Spring
4 9 (64.29%) Microservices
4 9 (64.29%) Spring Boot
5 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
6 6 (42.86%) Linux
7 5 (35.71%) Web Services
7 5 (35.71%) JUnit
7 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
7 5 (35.71%) BDD
7 5 (35.71%) Java 8
8 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (28.57%) Docker
8 4 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (28.57%) OAuth
8 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (28.57%) REST
8 4 (28.57%) Gradle
8 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
8 4 (28.57%) OAuth2
8 4 (28.57%) CSS
8 4 (28.57%) SOAP
8 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 4 (28.57%) Finance
8 4 (28.57%) HTML
9 3 (21.43%) Ant
9 3 (21.43%) XHTML

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 (21.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (7.14%) Broadband
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) FTP
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
1 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
1 5 (35.71%) JUnit
2 4 (28.57%) Gradle
2 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 3 (21.43%) AccuRev
3 3 (21.43%) Ant
3 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
3 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
3 3 (21.43%) Maven
3 3 (21.43%) Selenium
3 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
3 3 (21.43%) Subversion
4 1 (7.14%) Gatling
4 1 (7.14%) Geb
4 1 (7.14%) GitLab
4 1 (7.14%) gulp
4 1 (7.14%) JIRA
4 1 (7.14%) Spock
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) Spring
2 9 (64.29%) Spring Boot
3 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 5 (35.71%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) HTML
5 4 (28.57%) OAuth
5 4 (28.57%) OAuth2
5 4 (28.57%) REST
5 4 (28.57%) SOAP
6 3 (21.43%) Ajax
6 3 (21.43%) EclipseLink
6 3 (21.43%) JAX-RS
6 3 (21.43%) jQuery
6 3 (21.43%) JSR 170
6 3 (21.43%) OSGi
6 3 (21.43%) SAML
6 3 (21.43%) Spring MVC
6 3 (21.43%) Struts
6 3 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Clustering
2 3 (21.43%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Solaris
2 3 (21.43%) Unix
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) TDD
3 9 (64.29%) Microservices
4 5 (35.71%) BDD
4 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (21.43%) DevOps
6 3 (21.43%) Information Management
6 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
6 3 (21.43%) MVC
6 3 (21.43%) OO
6 3 (21.43%) SOLID
6 3 (21.43%) User Stories
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (14.29%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 1 (7.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
8 1 (7.14%) Technical Debt
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) Java 8
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) ES6
5 1 (7.14%) Go
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
5 1 (7.14%) Scala
5 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Docker
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Adobe
1 3 (21.43%) IBM