The median contractor rate for an Agile Java Developer was £563 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 June 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
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 302 254 312
Rank change year-on-year -48 +58  
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Java Developer 120 179 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.58% 0.83% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.87% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 155 106
Median daily rate £563 £533 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +6.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £425 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
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 London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19622 20610 22172
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.89% 95.28% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14013 14955 15445
Median daily rate £500 £463 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +3.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 227 383
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -4.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Agile Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Java Developer in London

Agile Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Java Developer in London

Agile Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Java Developer in London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Java Developer in London

Agile Java Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Java Developer in London

Agile Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
City of London -30 20 £588 +10.32% 4
Croydon -5 1 - -
Agile Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 London region featuring Agile Java Developer in the job title.

1 232 (100.00%) Java
1 232 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (64.66%) TDD
3 81 (34.91%) Spring
4 78 (33.62%) BDD
5 63 (27.16%) Scrum
6 56 (24.14%) Microservices
6 56 (24.14%) Pair Programming
7 55 (23.71%) AngularJS
8 52 (22.41%) Finance
9 50 (21.55%) HTML
10 49 (21.12%) JavaScript
10 49 (21.12%) Banking
11 46 (19.83%) MongoDB
12 40 (17.24%) Test Automation
13 39 (16.81%) REST
14 37 (15.95%) SQL
15 36 (15.52%) Kanban
16 35 (15.09%) CSS
17 34 (14.66%) Continuous Integration
18 33 (14.22%) Scala
19 31 (13.36%) Software Engineering
19 31 (13.36%) Docker
20 30 (12.93%) HTML5
21 29 (12.50%) Web Services
22 28 (12.07%) Git (software)
22 28 (12.07%) DevOps
23 27 (11.64%) Investment Banking
24 26 (11.21%) Maven
24 26 (11.21%) Front Office

Agile Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 20 (8.62%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (6.47%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.59%) Apache
4 5 (2.16%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.29%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.29%) Confluence
5 3 (1.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.29%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.29%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (0.86%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.86%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.43%) JBoss
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.48%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (2.59%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (2.16%) Twilio
5 3 (1.29%) GitHub
6 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.02%) HTTP
2 1 (0.43%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (19.83%) MongoDB
2 25 (10.78%) NoSQL
3 19 (8.19%) Apache Cassandra
3 19 (8.19%) Big Data
4 16 (6.90%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.31%) HBase
6 9 (3.88%) Hadoop
7 8 (3.45%) MySQL
8 7 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (3.02%) Redis
9 6 (2.59%) Oracle Database
10 5 (2.16%) RethinkDB
11 4 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.72%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.29%) Couchbase
12 3 (1.29%) DB2
12 3 (1.29%) Hazelcast
13 2 (0.86%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.86%) SQL Server
14 1 (0.43%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 28 (12.07%) Git (software)
2 26 (11.21%) Maven
3 22 (9.48%) Jenkins
4 20 (8.62%) Selenium
5 19 (8.19%) Cucumber
6 13 (5.60%) WebDriver
7 10 (4.31%) JUnit
7 10 (4.31%) Mockito
8 7 (3.02%) JIRA
9 6 (2.59%) IntelliJ
10 5 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (2.16%) Gradle
10 5 (2.16%) Grunt
10 5 (2.16%) gulp
10 5 (2.16%) Subversion
11 4 (1.72%) JMeter
11 4 (1.72%) Mocha
11 4 (1.72%) NUnit
11 4 (1.72%) SoapUI
12 3 (1.29%) Moq
General
1 52 (22.41%) Finance
2 49 (21.12%) Banking
3 27 (11.64%) Investment Banking
4 26 (11.21%) Front Office
5 11 (4.74%) Games
6 5 (2.16%) Retail
7 2 (0.86%) Advertising
7 2 (0.86%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (34.91%) Spring
2 55 (23.71%) AngularJS
3 50 (21.55%) HTML
4 39 (16.81%) REST
5 35 (15.09%) CSS
6 30 (12.93%) HTML5
7 29 (12.50%) Web Services
8 25 (10.78%) Hibernate
9 23 (9.91%) RESTful
10 20 (8.62%) Kafka
11 19 (8.19%) Dropwizard
11 19 (8.19%) Node.js
11 19 (8.19%) React
12 18 (7.76%) Spring Boot
13 11 (4.74%) J2EE
13 11 (4.74%) Java EE
13 11 (4.74%) JSON
14 10 (4.31%) XML
15 9 (3.88%) Play Framework
16 8 (3.45%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.34%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (5.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (4.74%) Data Structures
3 11 (4.74%) Virtual Team
4 9 (3.88%) Equity Derivative
5 8 (3.45%) Derivative
6 7 (3.02%) Fixed Income
7 6 (2.59%) Equities
8 4 (1.72%) Market Risk
8 4 (1.72%) Social Media
9 3 (1.29%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.29%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.86%) Blog
10 2 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.86%) Fintech
11 1 (0.43%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.43%) DataPower
11 1 (0.43%) Robotics
11 1 (0.43%) TWAP
11 1 (0.43%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.76%) Unix
2 15 (6.47%) Linux
3 4 (1.72%) Windows
4 3 (1.29%) Android
4 3 (1.29%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (64.66%) TDD
3 78 (33.62%) BDD
4 63 (27.16%) Scrum
5 56 (24.14%) Microservices
5 56 (24.14%) Pair Programming
6 40 (17.24%) Test Automation
7 36 (15.52%) Kanban
8 34 (14.66%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (13.36%) Software Engineering
10 28 (12.07%) DevOps
11 25 (10.78%) OO
11 25 (10.78%) Open Source
12 22 (9.48%) Continuous Delivery
13 21 (9.05%) Low Latency
13 21 (9.05%) Multithreading
14 18 (7.76%) Continuous Improvement
14 18 (7.76%) Domain-Driven Design
15 17 (7.33%) SDLC
16 16 (6.90%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 232 (100.00%) Java
2 49 (21.12%) JavaScript
3 37 (15.95%) SQL
4 33 (14.22%) Scala
5 21 (9.05%) Python
6 18 (7.76%) Ruby
7 17 (7.33%) Groovy
8 12 (5.17%) Go
9 8 (3.45%) PL/SQL
9 8 (3.45%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.02%) C#
10 7 (3.02%) ES6
11 4 (1.72%) Kotlin
12 3 (1.29%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.86%) C
14 1 (0.43%) C++
14 1 (0.43%) Clojure
14 1 (0.43%) Haskell
14 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (5.17%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.31%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.72%) Degree
4 3 (1.29%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.29%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.19%) QA
2 4 (1.72%) SLA
3 3 (1.29%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (1.29%) EMIR
3 3 (1.29%) MiFID
4 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (13.36%) Docker
2 2 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.43%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (3.88%) Ansible
2 7 (3.02%) Puppet
3 3 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.86%) Grafana
4 2 (0.86%) Kibana
4 2 (0.86%) logstash
5 1 (0.43%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.43%) Control-M
5 1 (0.43%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.43%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (6.47%) Oracle
2 5 (2.16%) New Relic
3 4 (1.72%) Ab Initio
3 4 (1.72%) Atlassian
3 4 (1.72%) Facebook
3 4 (1.72%) Splunk
4 3 (1.29%) BEA
4 3 (1.29%) Murex
4 3 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.86%) AppDynamics
5 2 (0.86%) Terracotta
6 1 (0.43%) Calypso
6 1 (0.43%) HP
6 1 (0.43%) IBM
6 1 (0.43%) Informatica
6 1 (0.43%) Remedy
6 1 (0.43%) VMware
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