The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 22 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 251 251 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.42% 4.61% 4.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.80% 4.85% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 223 206
Median daily rate £538 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £625 £653
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.13 £40.60 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-3.63% +12.77%
Java Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3220 5178 5652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.18% 95.03% 94.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2626 3954 4237
Median daily rate £473 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £276 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 93 74
Median hourly rate £21.78 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.63% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £28.30 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Developer across the City of London region.

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 City of London region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 499 (100.00%) Java
2 288 (57.72%) Agile Software Development
3 256 (51.30%) Finance
4 253 (50.70%) TDD
5 223 (44.69%) Banking
6 169 (33.87%) Spring
7 140 (28.06%) Pair Programming
8 122 (24.45%) REST
9 119 (23.85%) Scrum
10 112 (22.44%) NoSQL
11 107 (21.44%) BDD
12 105 (21.04%) SQL
13 102 (20.44%) JavaScript
14 101 (20.24%) Oracle
15 96 (19.24%) Front Office
16 92 (18.44%) Apache Cassandra
17 87 (17.43%) Web Services
18 85 (17.03%) HTML
19 79 (15.83%) Derivative
20 76 (15.23%) SDLC
21 75 (15.03%) CSS
22 72 (14.43%) Maven
23 69 (13.83%) Unix
23 69 (13.83%) Linux
24 67 (13.43%) Investment Banking
25 66 (13.23%) Multithreading
26 65 (13.03%) Amazon AWS
27 64 (12.83%) MongoDB
28 61 (12.22%) OO
29 59 (11.82%) Hibernate

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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 38 (7.62%) Node.js
2 33 (6.61%) Oracle Coherence
2 33 (6.61%) Tomcat
3 17 (3.41%) Jetty
4 15 (3.01%) Apache Spark
5 10 (2.00%) nginx
5 10 (2.00%) WebLogic
6 8 (1.60%) JBoss
6 8 (1.60%) Mule
6 8 (1.60%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.00%) Apache
8 3 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.40%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.40%) WMQI
10 1 (0.20%) CMS
10 1 (0.20%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (0.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.00%) ION MarketView
2 3 (0.60%) RMDS
3 2 (0.40%) Maximo
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.20%) Loan IQ
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 65 (13.03%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.40%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.40%) Heroku
4 2 (0.40%) PaaS
4 2 (0.40%) SaaS
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.20%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (0.20%) GitHub
5 1 (0.20%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.20%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.20%) HTTP
2 3 (0.60%) FTP
3 2 (0.40%) Network Security
4 1 (0.20%) Broadband
4 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.20%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (22.44%) NoSQL
2 92 (18.44%) Apache Cassandra
3 64 (12.83%) MongoDB
4 38 (7.62%) Relational Database
5 33 (6.61%) MySQL
6 30 (6.01%) SQL Server
7 26 (5.21%) Big Data
7 26 (5.21%) RDBMS
8 22 (4.41%) Oracle Database
9 17 (3.41%) Hadoop
10 16 (3.21%) Oracle Database 10g
11 14 (2.81%) Apache Hive
12 13 (2.61%) Neo4j
13 11 (2.20%) KDB
14 10 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (1.80%) Impala
16 8 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
17 6 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 6 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
18 4 (0.80%) HBase
Development Applications
1 72 (14.43%) Maven
2 37 (7.41%) JUnit
3 29 (5.81%) Eclipse
4 28 (5.61%) IntelliJ
5 26 (5.21%) Git (software)
6 25 (5.01%) Jenkins
7 23 (4.61%) Cucumber
8 17 (3.41%) Subversion
9 15 (3.01%) Mockito
10 12 (2.40%) JIRA
10 12 (2.40%) Selenium
11 10 (2.00%) Ant
12 9 (1.80%) Gradle
13 8 (1.60%) TeamCity
14 6 (1.20%) EasyMock
14 6 (1.20%) Hudson
14 6 (1.20%) Jasmine
15 4 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 4 (0.80%) jMock
16 3 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 256 (51.30%) Finance
2 223 (44.69%) Banking
3 96 (19.24%) Front Office
4 67 (13.43%) Investment Banking
5 13 (2.61%) Games
6 12 (2.40%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.20%) Back Office
8 5 (1.00%) Marketing
8 5 (1.00%) Publishing
9 3 (0.60%) Legal
10 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.40%) Law
11 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.20%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (33.87%) Spring
2 122 (24.45%) REST
3 87 (17.43%) Web Services
4 85 (17.03%) HTML
5 75 (15.03%) CSS
6 59 (11.82%) Hibernate
7 57 (11.42%) J2EE
8 54 (10.82%) AngularJS
8 54 (10.82%) HTML5
9 44 (8.82%) XML
10 42 (8.42%) RESTful
11 38 (7.62%) SOAP
12 37 (7.41%) CSS3
13 33 (6.61%) JMS
13 33 (6.61%) JSON
14 32 (6.41%) jQuery
15 29 (5.81%) Struts
16 27 (5.41%) GWT
16 27 (5.41%) Struts2
17 25 (5.01%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 79 (15.83%) Derivative
2 56 (11.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 45 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (7.41%) Fixed Income
5 27 (5.41%) Equities
6 16 (3.21%) Computer Science
6 16 (3.21%) Grid Computing
6 16 (3.21%) Mathematics
7 11 (2.20%) Algorithms
8 10 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.00%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.00%) OTC Derivatives
10 4 (0.80%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.80%) Market Risk
10 4 (0.80%) Statistics
11 3 (0.60%) Credit Derivative
11 3 (0.60%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.60%) Equity Derivative
12 2 (0.40%) Fintech
12 2 (0.40%) STB
Operating Systems
1 69 (13.83%) Linux
1 69 (13.83%) Unix
2 6 (1.20%) Windows
3 5 (1.00%) Android
3 5 (1.00%) Solaris
4 4 (0.80%) Mac OS X
4 4 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.60%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (57.72%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (50.70%) TDD
3 140 (28.06%) Pair Programming
4 119 (23.85%) Scrum
5 107 (21.44%) BDD
6 76 (15.23%) SDLC
7 66 (13.23%) Multithreading
8 61 (12.22%) OO
9 49 (9.82%) Continuous Integration
9 49 (9.82%) Low Latency
10 41 (8.22%) Mentoring
11 37 (7.41%) Kanban
12 32 (6.41%) Unit Testing
13 27 (5.41%) Microservices
14 25 (5.01%) E-Commerce
14 25 (5.01%) Risk Management
15 24 (4.81%) Continuous Delivery
16 23 (4.61%) Concurrent Programming
17 22 (4.41%) Electronic Trading
18 20 (4.01%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 499 (100.00%) Java
2 105 (21.04%) SQL
3 102 (20.44%) JavaScript
4 47 (9.42%) Scala
5 32 (6.41%) PL/SQL
6 30 (6.01%) C#
7 22 (4.41%) Shell Script
8 19 (3.81%) Python
9 14 (2.81%) Groovy
10 13 (2.61%) Ruby
11 9 (1.80%) Bash Shell
11 9 (1.80%) Perl
12 7 (1.40%) PHP
13 6 (1.20%) C++
14 5 (1.00%) ANSI SQL
14 5 (1.00%) Clojure
15 4 (0.80%) C
15 4 (0.80%) Jython
15 4 (0.80%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (3.41%) Degree
2 10 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.80%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.40%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.40%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.60%) QA
2 1 (0.20%) SDET
2 1 (0.20%) SEPA
System Software
1 10 (2.00%) Docker
2 4 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.40%) vSphere
4 1 (0.20%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.20%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 6 (1.20%) Puppet
2 3 (0.60%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.20%) Ansible
3 1 (0.20%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.20%) Oozie
Vendors
1 101 (20.24%) Oracle
2 26 (5.21%) Sybase
3 15 (3.01%) DataSynapse
4 6 (1.20%) Google
5 5 (1.00%) ION Trading
5 5 (1.00%) Murex
6 4 (0.80%) New Relic
6 4 (0.80%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.60%) ATG
7 3 (0.60%) Splunk
7 3 (0.60%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.40%) Adobe
8 2 (0.40%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.40%) Facebook
8 2 (0.40%) SAP
8 2 (0.40%) Solace
8 2 (0.40%) Twitter
9 1 (0.20%) Sencha
9 1 (0.20%) Vertica
9 1 (0.20%) Zend
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