Period
to 25 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Agile Java Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 25 July 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
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 137 130
Rank change year-on-year +23 -7 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Java Developer 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.089% 0.072% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.075% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £395 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.59% +17.04% -19.64%
10th Percentile £413 £371 £319
90th Percentile £438 £424 £416
Scotland median daily rate £425 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +8.97% +11.43% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 2154 2679 2960
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.69% 95.78% 95.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1298 1490 1597
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £250 £265 £251
90th Percentile £550 £550 £500
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 36
Edinburgh median hourly rate £20.75 £15.82 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.20% -8.32% -11.54%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.35 £9.50
90th Percentile £43.39 £48.49 £40.50
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Agile Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Mockito
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (50.00%) HTML

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Mockito
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) SQL