The median contractor rate for a Agile Java Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 24 April 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 90 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 -  
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Java Developer 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.100% 0.065% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.068% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £390 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £475 £405
% change year-on-year -2.63% +17.28%  
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 Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 959 1465 1456
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.61% 95.69% 95.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 827 829
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 24
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.23 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £16.60
% change year-on-year -5.40% +11.44%  

Agile Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Java Developer in Edinburgh

Agile Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Java Developer in Edinburgh

Agile Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Edinburgh region featuring Agile Java Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) RESTful
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 3 (60.00%) Spring Boot
3 3 (60.00%) API Design
3 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 1 (20.00%) Maven
5 1 (20.00%) Java EE
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (20.00%) Mockito
5 1 (20.00%) JProfiler
5 1 (20.00%) JBoss
5 1 (20.00%) SOA
5 1 (20.00%) Eclipse

Agile Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (20.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (20.00%) JProfiler
3 1 (20.00%) JUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) Mockito
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) RESTful
2 3 (60.00%) Spring Boot
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) Java EE
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) API Design
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (20.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago