The median contractor rate for a Agile Java Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 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
UK / England
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 389 301 438
Rank change year-on-year -88 +137  
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Java Developer 196 371 170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.46% 0.72% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.76% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 336 137
Median daily rate £500 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £412 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £602
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £475 £415
% change year-on-year -2.63% +14.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
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 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 40556 48928 48108
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.58% 95.22% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 26503 32317 29624
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1328 1396 1934
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.13 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

Agile Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 3 months to 26 April 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 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -98 100 £534 -0.46% 18
North West +37 28 £438 -5.40% 2
South East +7 26 £525 +5.00% 5
East of England +7 16 £525 +7.69% 1
Yorkshire -14 10 £475 +5.55% 3
East Midlands 0 6 £400 -15.78% 1
North East +16 5 £350 -22.22%
West Midlands +24 3 £500 +17.64% 1
South West -1 2 £393 -
Agile Java Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region featuring Agile Java Developer in the job title.

1 416 (100.00%) Java
1 416 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 277 (66.59%) TDD
3 186 (44.71%) Spring
4 153 (36.78%) BDD
5 143 (34.38%) Scrum
6 116 (27.88%) Microservices
7 91 (21.88%) JavaScript
8 81 (19.47%) Pair Programming
9 76 (18.27%) Continuous Integration
10 75 (18.03%) Banking
11 72 (17.31%) SQL
11 72 (17.31%) REST
12 71 (17.07%) HTML
12 71 (17.07%) Hibernate
12 71 (17.07%) Finance
13 70 (16.83%) Web Services
14 67 (16.11%) RESTful
15 65 (15.63%) MongoDB
16 62 (14.90%) DevOps
17 56 (13.46%) Git (software)
18 54 (12.98%) AngularJS
19 50 (12.02%) Kanban
19 50 (12.02%) Maven
20 48 (11.54%) CSS
21 45 (10.82%) Scala
22 44 (10.58%) Linux
23 43 (10.34%) Jenkins
24 42 (10.10%) Docker
25 41 (9.86%) Oracle

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 28 (6.73%) Apache Spark
2 20 (4.81%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (3.61%) Tomcat
4 12 (2.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 11 (2.64%) Apache
6 10 (2.40%) Confluence
6 10 (2.40%) WebLogic
6 10 (2.40%) WebSphere
7 8 (1.92%) JBoss
8 6 (1.44%) WebLogic Portal
9 5 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.72%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.72%) WebSphere Process Server
12 2 (0.48%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.48%) Mule
12 2 (0.48%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.24%) GemFire
13 1 (0.24%) Jetty
13 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.24%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (7.45%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.40%) GitHub
3 9 (2.16%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (1.44%) Twilio
6 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.48%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.48%) PaaS
7 2 (0.48%) SaaS
8 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.24%) Heroku
8 1 (0.24%) IaaS
8 1 (0.24%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.44%) HTTP
2 1 (0.24%) AMQP
2 1 (0.24%) Firewall
2 1 (0.24%) FIX Connectivity
2 1 (0.24%) FTP
2 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.24%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (15.63%) MongoDB
2 39 (9.38%) NoSQL
3 36 (8.65%) Relational Database
4 30 (7.21%) Apache Cassandra
4 30 (7.21%) Big Data
5 21 (5.05%) MySQL
6 18 (4.33%) Hadoop
7 15 (3.61%) Oracle Database
7 15 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (3.61%) SQL Server
8 12 (2.88%) HBase
9 8 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (1.92%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.68%) Neo4j
10 7 (1.68%) Redis
11 6 (1.44%) Couchbase
11 6 (1.44%) RethinkDB
12 4 (0.96%) Apache Hive
12 4 (0.96%) DB2
13 3 (0.72%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 56 (13.46%) Git (software)
2 50 (12.02%) Maven
3 43 (10.34%) Jenkins
4 33 (7.93%) JUnit
5 31 (7.45%) Cucumber
6 24 (5.77%) JIRA
6 24 (5.77%) Mockito
7 18 (4.33%) Subversion
8 17 (4.09%) Selenium
9 15 (3.61%) Gradle
10 11 (2.64%) Eclipse
11 10 (2.40%) IntelliJ
12 7 (1.68%) NUnit
13 5 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (1.20%) SoapUI
13 5 (1.20%) Vagrant
13 5 (1.20%) WebDriver
14 4 (0.96%) Mercurial
14 4 (0.96%) Sonatype Nexus
14 4 (0.96%) TeamCity
General
1 75 (18.03%) Banking
2 71 (17.07%) Finance
3 27 (6.49%) Investment Banking
4 14 (3.37%) Front Office
5 11 (2.64%) Games
6 9 (2.16%) Retail
7 3 (0.72%) Back Office
7 3 (0.72%) Publishing
8 2 (0.48%) Advertising
8 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.24%) Electronics
9 1 (0.24%) Law
9 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.24%) Marketing
9 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (44.71%) Spring
2 72 (17.31%) REST
3 71 (17.07%) Hibernate
3 71 (17.07%) HTML
4 70 (16.83%) Web Services
5 67 (16.11%) RESTful
6 54 (12.98%) AngularJS
7 48 (11.54%) CSS
8 39 (9.38%) HTML5
9 37 (8.89%) J2EE
10 31 (7.45%) Spring Boot
11 29 (6.97%) JSON
11 29 (6.97%) Node.js
12 27 (6.49%) Java EE
13 26 (6.25%) XML
14 22 (5.29%) JPA
15 21 (5.05%) React
16 19 (4.57%) Dropwizard
16 19 (4.57%) SOAP
17 18 (4.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.65%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (4.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (2.16%) Equities
4 7 (1.68%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (1.68%) Mobile App
4 7 (1.68%) Virtual Team
5 6 (1.44%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.44%) Derivative
6 4 (0.96%) Fixed Income
6 4 (0.96%) Social Media
7 3 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.72%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (0.48%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.48%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.48%) Fintech
8 2 (0.48%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.48%) User Experience
9 1 (0.24%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.24%) iPad
9 1 (0.24%) TWAP
Operating Systems
1 44 (10.58%) Linux
2 34 (8.17%) Unix
3 15 (3.61%) Android
4 7 (1.68%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.44%) Windows
6 5 (1.20%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.48%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.24%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 416 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 277 (66.59%) TDD
3 153 (36.78%) BDD
4 143 (34.38%) Scrum
5 116 (27.88%) Microservices
6 81 (19.47%) Pair Programming
7 76 (18.27%) Continuous Integration
8 62 (14.90%) DevOps
9 50 (12.02%) Kanban
10 40 (9.62%) OO
11 34 (8.17%) Software Engineering
12 31 (7.45%) SDLC
12 31 (7.45%) Unit Testing
13 27 (6.49%) Mentoring
14 26 (6.25%) E-Commerce
15 24 (5.77%) Continuous Delivery
15 24 (5.77%) Continuous Deployment
15 24 (5.77%) Open Source
16 23 (5.53%) High Availability
17 20 (4.81%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 416 (100.00%) Java
2 91 (21.88%) JavaScript
3 72 (17.31%) SQL
4 45 (10.82%) Scala
5 26 (6.25%) Ruby
6 25 (6.01%) Python
7 20 (4.81%) C#
8 14 (3.37%) PL/SQL
9 13 (3.13%) Shell Script
10 11 (2.64%) Go
10 11 (2.64%) Groovy
11 4 (0.96%) Apex Code
12 3 (0.72%) Clojure
12 3 (0.72%) Kotlin
12 3 (0.72%) PHP
13 2 (0.48%) C
13 2 (0.48%) C++
14 1 (0.24%) ECMAScript
14 1 (0.24%) Perl
14 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (5.77%) Security Cleared
2 18 (4.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.68%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (1.44%) Sun Certification
5 5 (1.20%) Degree
6 1 (0.24%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.24%) ISEB
6 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.88%) QA
2 7 (1.68%) SLA
3 4 (0.96%) SDET
4 3 (0.72%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.72%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.72%) EMIR
4 3 (0.72%) MiFID
5 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (10.10%) Docker
2 2 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.24%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.24%) HDFS
3 1 (0.24%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.24%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (2.88%) Ansible
2 11 (2.64%) Puppet
3 6 (1.44%) Grafana
3 6 (1.44%) Kubernetes
4 4 (0.96%) logstash
4 4 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.72%) Kibana
5 3 (0.72%) rkt
5 3 (0.72%) Terraform
6 2 (0.48%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.48%) Oozie
7 1 (0.24%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.24%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.24%) Consul
7 1 (0.24%) Control-M
7 1 (0.24%) MOM
7 1 (0.24%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.24%) Salt
7 1 (0.24%) StatsD
Vendors
1 41 (9.86%) Oracle
2 7 (1.68%) Splunk
3 6 (1.44%) BEA
4 4 (0.96%) Ab Initio
4 4 (0.96%) Atlassian
4 4 (0.96%) Facebook
4 4 (0.96%) Perforce
4 4 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (0.72%) AppDynamics
5 3 (0.72%) Murex
5 3 (0.72%) Talend
5 3 (0.72%) VMware
6 2 (0.48%) Apple
6 2 (0.48%) Cloudera
6 2 (0.48%) Google
6 2 (0.48%) IBM
6 2 (0.48%) MuleSoft
6 2 (0.48%) Sybase
6 2 (0.48%) Terracotta
7 1 (0.24%) WorldPay
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