The median contractor rate for a Agile Java Developer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Java Developer
England / London
Rank 286 216 295
Rank change year-on-year -70 +79  
Contract jobs requiring an Agile Java Developer 113 236 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.58% 1.07% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 1.12% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 221 104
Median daily rate £525 £525 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £438 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £390
% change year-on-year +5.26% +21.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.63 -

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 18357 21038 20420
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.81% 95.01% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13065 15076 14090
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 283 378
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% -10.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

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 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 27 March 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 -41 16 £625 +19.04% 5
Thornton Heath - 1 £525 -
Agile Java Developer
England

Agile Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 253 (100.00%) Java
1 253 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (65.22%) TDD
3 118 (46.64%) Spring
4 101 (39.92%) BDD
5 86 (33.99%) Scrum
6 68 (26.88%) Banking
7 64 (25.30%) Pair Programming
8 59 (23.32%) Finance
9 58 (22.92%) SQL
10 56 (22.13%) Microservices
11 52 (20.55%) JavaScript
11 52 (20.55%) HTML
12 51 (20.16%) REST
13 46 (18.18%) Hibernate
13 46 (18.18%) Kanban
14 43 (17.00%) Software Engineering
15 42 (16.60%) Investment Banking
15 42 (16.60%) AngularJS
16 41 (16.21%) OO
17 40 (15.81%) Continuous Integration
17 40 (15.81%) MongoDB
18 38 (15.02%) Docker
18 38 (15.02%) DevOps
19 37 (14.62%) HTML5
19 37 (14.62%) RESTful
20 36 (14.23%) Maven
20 36 (14.23%) Web Services
20 36 (14.23%) NoSQL
21 35 (13.83%) SDLC

Agile Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 23 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 16 (6.32%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (4.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (4.74%) WebLogic
4 10 (3.95%) WebLogic Portal
5 9 (3.56%) Tomcat
6 7 (2.77%) Apache
7 5 (1.98%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.58%) Confluence
9 3 (1.19%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.19%) CMS
10 2 (0.79%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.79%) CoreMedia CMS
10 2 (0.79%) JBoss
10 2 (0.79%) Jetty
10 2 (0.79%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 5 (1.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (2.77%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (2.37%) Twilio
5 2 (0.79%) IaaS
5 2 (0.79%) PaaS
6 1 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.40%) GitHub
6 1 (0.40%) Heroku
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.40%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.40%) Route 53
6 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.77%) HTTP
2 2 (0.79%) Internet
3 1 (0.40%) FIX Connectivity
3 1 (0.40%) FTP
3 1 (0.40%) MQTT
3 1 (0.40%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (15.81%) MongoDB
2 36 (14.23%) NoSQL
3 27 (10.67%) Big Data
4 26 (10.28%) Relational Database
5 24 (9.49%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (5.53%) Hadoop
7 12 (4.74%) Oracle Database
8 10 (3.95%) Oracle Database 10g
8 10 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (3.95%) Redis
9 9 (3.56%) MySQL
10 8 (3.16%) HBase
11 7 (2.77%) SQL Server
12 6 (2.37%) Neo4j
12 6 (2.37%) RethinkDB
13 4 (1.58%) Couchbase
13 4 (1.58%) RDBMS
14 3 (1.19%) DB2
14 3 (1.19%) Hazelcast
15 2 (0.79%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 36 (14.23%) Maven
2 26 (10.28%) Git (software)
3 25 (9.88%) Jenkins
4 20 (7.91%) Cucumber
5 18 (7.11%) Subversion
6 16 (6.32%) JIRA
7 15 (5.93%) JUnit
7 15 (5.93%) Mockito
8 13 (5.14%) Selenium
9 9 (3.56%) Gradle
10 8 (3.16%) NUnit
11 5 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (1.98%) SoapUI
11 5 (1.98%) WebDriver
12 3 (1.19%) FitNesse
12 3 (1.19%) JBehave
12 3 (1.19%) Moq
12 3 (1.19%) Robot Framework
12 3 (1.19%) TeamCity
12 3 (1.19%) Vagrant
General
1 68 (26.88%) Banking
2 59 (23.32%) Finance
3 42 (16.60%) Investment Banking
4 17 (6.72%) Front Office
5 13 (5.14%) Games
6 8 (3.16%) Back Office
7 6 (2.37%) Retail
8 4 (1.58%) Advertising
9 3 (1.19%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.79%) Electronics
10 2 (0.79%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.79%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.79%) Marketing
10 2 (0.79%) Online Betting
11 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (46.64%) Spring
2 52 (20.55%) HTML
3 51 (20.16%) REST
4 46 (18.18%) Hibernate
5 42 (16.60%) AngularJS
6 37 (14.62%) HTML5
6 37 (14.62%) RESTful
7 36 (14.23%) Web Services
8 30 (11.86%) CSS
9 25 (9.88%) J2EE
10 22 (8.70%) Java EE
11 21 (8.30%) Dropwizard
11 21 (8.30%) Spring Boot
12 17 (6.72%) Kafka
12 17 (6.72%) React
13 16 (6.32%) Ajax
13 16 (6.32%) JAX-RS
13 16 (6.32%) JMS
14 15 (5.93%) J2SE
14 15 (5.93%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (4.35%) Equities
3 9 (3.56%) Virtual Team
4 8 (3.16%) Derivative
5 6 (2.37%) Fixed Income
6 5 (1.98%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.58%) Social Media
8 3 (1.19%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.19%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.19%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.79%) Fintech
9 2 (0.79%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.79%) Online Games
9 2 (0.79%) User Experience
10 1 (0.40%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.40%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.40%) TWAP
10 1 (0.40%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.46%) Unix
2 27 (10.67%) Linux
3 7 (2.77%) Mac OS X
4 5 (1.98%) Android
5 3 (1.19%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.79%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.79%) Windows
7 1 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (65.22%) TDD
3 101 (39.92%) BDD
4 86 (33.99%) Scrum
5 64 (25.30%) Pair Programming
6 56 (22.13%) Microservices
7 46 (18.18%) Kanban
8 43 (17.00%) Software Engineering
9 41 (16.21%) OO
10 40 (15.81%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (15.02%) DevOps
12 35 (13.83%) SDLC
13 31 (12.25%) Open Source
14 26 (10.28%) Technical Analysis
15 25 (9.88%) Mentoring
16 24 (9.49%) Continuous Deployment
17 21 (8.30%) Multithreading
18 20 (7.91%) Continuous Delivery
18 20 (7.91%) Continuous Improvement
19 18 (7.11%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 253 (100.00%) Java
2 58 (22.92%) SQL
3 52 (20.55%) JavaScript
4 32 (12.65%) Scala
5 26 (10.28%) Ruby
6 22 (8.70%) Python
7 14 (5.53%) C#
8 13 (5.14%) PL/SQL
9 9 (3.56%) Shell Script
10 7 (2.77%) Groovy
11 3 (1.19%) C
11 3 (1.19%) Clojure
11 3 (1.19%) Kotlin
12 2 (0.79%) Haskell
13 1 (0.40%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.40%) C++
13 1 (0.40%) Go
13 1 (0.40%) PHP
13 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.40%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (4.74%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.95%) Sun Certification
3 7 (2.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.58%) Degree
5 3 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.40%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) ISEB
6 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.35%) QA
2 8 (3.16%) SLA
3 4 (1.58%) SDET
4 3 (1.19%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (1.19%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (1.19%) EMIR
4 3 (1.19%) MiFID
4 3 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (15.02%) Docker
2 1 (0.40%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 13 (5.14%) Ansible
2 10 (3.95%) Puppet
3 4 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.19%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.79%) Grafana
6 1 (0.40%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.40%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.40%) Control-M
6 1 (0.40%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.40%) MOM
6 1 (0.40%) Salt
6 1 (0.40%) StatsD
Vendors
1 18 (7.11%) Oracle
2 10 (3.95%) BEA
3 5 (1.98%) SAP
4 4 (1.58%) Ab Initio
4 4 (1.58%) Atlassian
4 4 (1.58%) Facebook
5 3 (1.19%) hybris
5 3 (1.19%) Murex
6 2 (0.79%) IBM
6 2 (0.79%) Splunk
6 2 (0.79%) Terracotta
7 1 (0.40%) ATG
7 1 (0.40%) Calypso
7 1 (0.40%) HP
7 1 (0.40%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.40%) Perforce
7 1 (0.40%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.40%) Solace
7 1 (0.40%) Sybase
7 1 (0.40%) WorldPay
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
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City, London
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