Period
to 22 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Agile Java Developer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 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
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 435 346 523
Rank change year-on-year -89 +177 +62
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Java Developer 412 664 334
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.47% 0.65% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.69% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 578 278
England median daily rate £525 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +7.89% -5.00%
10th Percentile £393 £375 £336
90th Percentile £648 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £513 £475
% change year-on-year -2.44% +7.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
England median hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.71% - -
UK median hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +5.71% - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 83655 96517 97376
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.84% 95.12% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 54581 63605 61357
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £259 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £428 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +0.59% +6.25% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2671 2814 3811
England median hourly rate £18.40 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.16% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.38
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.00 £44.25
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%

Agile Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Java Developer in England

Agile Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Java Developer in England

Agile Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Java Developer in England over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Java Developer in England

Agile Java Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Java Developer in England

Agile Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
London -93 248 £550 +3.29% 31
North of England +13 77 £425 -5.56% 3
North West +45 50 £450 -2.70% 2
South East 0 42 £525 +5.00% 6
East of England -11 21 £525 +10.53% 5
Yorkshire -27 20 £425 -5.56% 1
Midlands +17 13 £419 +3.08%
South West +9 11 £428 +13.25%
North East +51 7 £350 -12.50%
East Midlands -12 7 £400 -20.00%
West Midlands +25 6 £450 +18.42%
Agile Java Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 England region featuring Agile Java Developer in the job title.

1 412 (100.00%) Java
1 412 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 262 (63.59%) TDD
3 182 (44.17%) Spring
4 133 (32.28%) BDD
5 122 (29.61%) Scrum
6 106 (25.73%) JavaScript
7 102 (24.76%) Microservices
8 93 (22.57%) Continuous Integration
9 89 (21.60%) Pair Programming
10 87 (21.12%) Web Services
11 75 (18.20%) HTML
11 75 (18.20%) AngularJS
12 73 (17.72%) Git (software)
12 73 (17.72%) Banking
13 71 (17.23%) REST
14 68 (16.50%) Scala
14 68 (16.50%) SQL
15 65 (15.78%) Hibernate
16 64 (15.53%) CSS
16 64 (15.53%) RESTful
17 62 (15.05%) MongoDB
17 62 (15.05%) DevOps
18 61 (14.81%) Finance
19 60 (14.56%) Test Automation
20 58 (14.08%) Jenkins
21 54 (13.11%) Kanban
22 48 (11.65%) Software Engineering
23 46 (11.17%) Maven
24 45 (10.92%) Greenfield Project

Agile Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 31 (7.52%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (5.10%) Apache Spark
3 13 (3.16%) Tomcat
4 10 (2.43%) WebSphere
5 9 (2.18%) Apache
5 9 (2.18%) Apache Solr
5 9 (2.18%) Confluence
5 9 (2.18%) JBoss
6 8 (1.94%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (1.46%) WebSphere Process Server
8 5 (1.21%) Apache Pig
9 4 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.73%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.49%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.24%) Jetty
12 1 (0.24%) Mule
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.24%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 37 (8.98%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.91%) GitHub
3 5 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.24%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.24%) SaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.70%) HTTP
2 2 (0.49%) Firewall
3 1 (0.24%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (15.05%) MongoDB
2 37 (8.98%) NoSQL
3 30 (7.28%) Big Data
3 30 (7.28%) Relational Database
4 22 (5.34%) Hadoop
5 21 (5.10%) MySQL
6 19 (4.61%) HBase
7 18 (4.37%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (3.88%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (3.64%) Oracle Database
10 13 (3.16%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.70%) Apache Hive
11 7 (1.70%) SQL Server
12 6 (1.46%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (1.46%) Redis
13 5 (1.21%) Couchbase
14 4 (0.97%) DB2
14 4 (0.97%) Sqoop
15 3 (0.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 3 (0.73%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 73 (17.72%) Git (software)
2 58 (14.08%) Jenkins
3 46 (11.17%) Maven
4 39 (9.47%) JUnit
5 36 (8.74%) Cucumber
6 30 (7.28%) Mockito
7 25 (6.07%) Selenium
8 22 (5.34%) IntelliJ
9 19 (4.61%) JIRA
10 16 (3.88%) WebDriver
11 15 (3.64%) Gradle
12 9 (2.18%) Subversion
13 8 (1.94%) Grunt
13 8 (1.94%) gulp
14 7 (1.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (1.70%) SoapUI
14 7 (1.70%) SonarQube
15 6 (1.46%) Eclipse
15 6 (1.46%) JMeter
16 5 (1.21%) Mocha
General
1 73 (17.72%) Banking
2 61 (14.81%) Finance
3 32 (7.77%) Front Office
3 32 (7.77%) Investment Banking
4 7 (1.70%) Games
5 6 (1.46%) Retail
6 2 (0.49%) Advertising
6 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.49%) Publishing
7 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (44.17%) Spring
2 87 (21.12%) Web Services
3 75 (18.20%) AngularJS
3 75 (18.20%) HTML
4 71 (17.23%) REST
5 65 (15.78%) Hibernate
6 64 (15.53%) CSS
6 64 (15.53%) RESTful
7 43 (10.44%) HTML5
8 33 (8.01%) JSON
9 31 (7.52%) React
10 30 (7.28%) Java EE
11 29 (7.04%) SOAP
12 26 (6.31%) J2EE
12 26 (6.31%) Spring Boot
13 25 (6.07%) Dropwizard
13 25 (6.07%) Node.js
13 25 (6.07%) Play Framework
14 24 (5.83%) Kafka
15 22 (5.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.92%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (3.64%) Data Structures
3 14 (3.40%) Virtual Team
4 12 (2.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (2.67%) Equity Derivative
6 10 (2.43%) Derivative
6 10 (2.43%) Fixed Income
7 6 (1.46%) Equities
7 6 (1.46%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (1.46%) Market Risk
8 5 (1.21%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.73%) iPad
9 3 (0.73%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.73%) User Experience
10 2 (0.49%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.49%) Blog
10 2 (0.49%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.24%) Robotics
11 1 (0.24%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 35 (8.50%) Linux
2 22 (5.34%) Unix
3 10 (2.43%) Android
4 7 (1.70%) Windows
5 6 (1.46%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.49%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.24%) CentOS
7 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 262 (63.59%) TDD
3 133 (32.28%) BDD
4 122 (29.61%) Scrum
5 102 (24.76%) Microservices
6 93 (22.57%) Continuous Integration
7 89 (21.60%) Pair Programming
8 62 (15.05%) DevOps
9 60 (14.56%) Test Automation
10 54 (13.11%) Kanban
11 48 (11.65%) Software Engineering
12 38 (9.22%) Open Source
13 32 (7.77%) OO
14 29 (7.04%) Continuous Delivery
14 29 (7.04%) Unit Testing
15 27 (6.55%) Multithreading
15 27 (6.55%) MVC
16 25 (6.07%) High Availability
17 24 (5.83%) Domain-Driven Design
17 24 (5.83%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 412 (100.00%) Java
2 106 (25.73%) JavaScript
3 68 (16.50%) Scala
3 68 (16.50%) SQL
4 30 (7.28%) Python
5 26 (6.31%) Groovy
6 19 (4.61%) Ruby
7 13 (3.16%) PL/SQL
8 12 (2.91%) ES6
8 12 (2.91%) Go
9 11 (2.67%) C#
10 10 (2.43%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.21%) Kotlin
12 3 (0.73%) Apex Code
12 3 (0.73%) Perl
13 2 (0.49%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.49%) C++
13 2 (0.49%) PHP
13 2 (0.49%) SPARQL
13 2 (0.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (6.07%) Security Cleared
2 21 (5.10%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.21%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (1.21%) Degree
4 2 (0.49%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.24%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.31%) QA
2 5 (1.21%) SLA
3 2 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.49%) EMIR
3 2 (0.49%) MiFID
4 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (8.98%) Docker
2 3 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.49%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.49%) HDFS
3 2 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.24%) Varnish
4 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (3.16%) Ansible
2 7 (1.70%) Puppet
3 6 (1.46%) Grafana
3 6 (1.46%) Kibana
3 6 (1.46%) logstash
4 5 (1.21%) Kubernetes
5 4 (0.97%) Oozie
6 3 (0.73%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.73%) Terraform
7 2 (0.49%) rkt
8 1 (0.24%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.24%) Consul
8 1 (0.24%) Control-M
8 1 (0.24%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 36 (8.74%) Oracle
2 8 (1.94%) New Relic
2 8 (1.94%) Splunk
3 6 (1.46%) AppDynamics
4 5 (1.21%) Cloudera
5 4 (0.97%) Atlassian
5 4 (0.97%) Perforce
6 3 (0.73%) Google
6 3 (0.73%) Murex
6 3 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (0.73%) VMware
7 2 (0.49%) Ab Initio
7 2 (0.49%) BEA
7 2 (0.49%) Terracotta
8 1 (0.24%) Facebook
8 1 (0.24%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.24%) Informatica
8 1 (0.24%) Remedy
8 1 (0.24%) Talend
8 1 (0.24%) TIBCO
East London
Source Technology
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Volt
Rate: £400.00 - £410.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £475.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Peopleworks
Rate: From £37 to £37 per hour £37 Per Hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £600 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell
TRG
Rate: 500-550 Per Day
Posted: 10 days ago