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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
London / City of London
Rank 25 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 191 195 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.57% 6.50% 6.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.88% 6.79% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 168 270
Median daily rate £550 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £425 £397
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.63 £43.75 £41.88
% change year-on-year
-16.28% +4.47%

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
2778 2872 4792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.53% 95.73% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2203 2248 3700
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 44 76
Median hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% +37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £11.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £53.00 £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017, 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.

1 425 (100.00%) Java
2 276 (64.94%) Agile Software Development
3 202 (47.53%) TDD
4 125 (29.41%) Spring
5 117 (27.53%) BDD
6 115 (27.06%) Finance
7 112 (26.35%) Scrum
8 106 (24.94%) Banking
9 96 (22.59%) HTML
10 91 (21.41%) JavaScript
11 90 (21.18%) SQL
12 87 (20.47%) Amazon AWS
13 81 (19.06%) Microservices
14 80 (18.82%) Front Office
15 79 (18.59%) Jenkins
15 79 (18.59%) Scala
16 72 (16.94%) Multithreading
17 71 (16.71%) Big Data
18 69 (16.24%) REST
18 69 (16.24%) DevOps
18 69 (16.24%) CSS
19 68 (16.00%) Web Services
20 67 (15.76%) Pair Programming
20 67 (15.76%) Continuous Integration
21 63 (14.82%) Git (software)
21 63 (14.82%) JSON
22 57 (13.41%) AngularJS
23 55 (12.94%) Linux
24 54 (12.71%) Investment Banking
24 54 (12.71%) Apache Spark

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 54 (12.71%) Apache Spark
2 15 (3.53%) JBoss
3 12 (2.82%) Oracle Coherence
4 10 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (2.12%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.88%) Apache
6 8 (1.88%) Mule
7 7 (1.65%) Apache Pig
7 7 (1.65%) Mule ESB
7 7 (1.65%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (0.94%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.71%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.71%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.47%) CMS
10 2 (0.47%) Confluence
10 2 (0.47%) Liferay
10 2 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.47%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (1.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.18%) RMDS
2 3 (0.71%) ION MarketView
2 3 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 87 (20.47%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (7.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.06%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (1.65%) GitHub
5 4 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.47%) Google Compute Engine
7 2 (0.47%) PaaS
8 1 (0.24%) IaaS
8 1 (0.24%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 49 (11.53%) HTTP
2 36 (8.47%) RTSP
3 29 (6.82%) MQTT
4 7 (1.65%) RTP
5 4 (0.94%) Internet
6 3 (0.71%) AMQP
7 1 (0.24%) DNS
7 1 (0.24%) FTP
7 1 (0.24%) Multicast
7 1 (0.24%) Network Security
7 1 (0.24%) SNMP
7 1 (0.24%) SSL
7 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (16.71%) Big Data
2 54 (12.71%) Hadoop
3 47 (11.06%) MongoDB
4 44 (10.35%) NoSQL
5 43 (10.12%) Apache Cassandra
6 35 (8.24%) MySQL
7 22 (5.18%) Relational Database
8 21 (4.94%) SQL Server
9 17 (4.00%) HBase
10 10 (2.35%) Neo4j
11 9 (2.12%) Data Lake
11 9 (2.12%) RDBMS
12 8 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (1.41%) Oracle Database
14 5 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (1.18%) Spark SQL
15 4 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (0.94%) DB2
16 3 (0.71%) KDB
Development Applications
1 79 (18.59%) Jenkins
2 63 (14.82%) Git (software)
3 52 (12.24%) Maven
4 40 (9.41%) JUnit
5 28 (6.59%) Subversion
6 21 (4.94%) IntelliJ
7 19 (4.47%) Gradle
7 19 (4.47%) Mockito
8 18 (4.24%) Cucumber
8 18 (4.24%) JIRA
9 16 (3.76%) Ant
9 16 (3.76%) Selenium
10 15 (3.53%) Vagrant
11 13 (3.06%) Grunt
12 11 (2.59%) CruiseControl
13 9 (2.12%) Bower
13 9 (2.12%) Eclipse
13 9 (2.12%) Hudson
14 8 (1.88%) Build Forge
14 8 (1.88%) SoapUI
General
1 115 (27.06%) Finance
2 106 (24.94%) Banking
3 80 (18.82%) Front Office
4 54 (12.71%) Investment Banking
5 10 (2.35%) Marketing
5 10 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.12%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.88%) Law
7 8 (1.88%) Retail
8 5 (1.18%) Back Office
8 5 (1.18%) Games
8 5 (1.18%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.94%) Advertising
10 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.24%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (29.41%) Spring
2 96 (22.59%) HTML
3 69 (16.24%) CSS
3 69 (16.24%) REST
4 68 (16.00%) Web Services
5 63 (14.82%) JSON
6 57 (13.41%) AngularJS
7 51 (12.00%) HTML5
8 46 (10.82%) Kafka
9 45 (10.59%) Hibernate
10 41 (9.65%) jQuery
10 41 (9.65%) XML
11 37 (8.71%) RESTful
12 36 (8.47%) J2EE
13 34 (8.00%) JMS
14 32 (7.53%) Node.js
14 32 (7.53%) Protocol Buffers
15 28 (6.59%) Akka
16 27 (6.35%) Dropwizard
17 26 (6.12%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 41 (9.65%) Derivative
3 34 (8.00%) Equities
4 33 (7.76%) Public Cloud
5 32 (7.53%) Video on Demand
6 28 (6.59%) Fixed Income
7 24 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (4.71%) Computer Science
8 20 (4.71%) Mathematics
8 20 (4.71%) Streaming Video
9 19 (4.47%) Market Risk
10 11 (2.59%) N-Tier
11 10 (2.35%) Equity Derivative
12 9 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (2.12%) Grid Computing
12 9 (2.12%) Inversion of Control
12 9 (2.12%) User Experience
13 8 (1.88%) Credit Risk
13 8 (1.88%) Mobile App
14 7 (1.65%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 55 (12.94%) Linux
2 46 (10.82%) Unix
3 15 (3.53%) Windows
4 10 (2.35%) Mac OS X
5 8 (1.88%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.65%) Android
7 4 (0.94%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (64.94%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (47.53%) TDD
3 117 (27.53%) BDD
4 112 (26.35%) Scrum
5 81 (19.06%) Microservices
6 72 (16.94%) Multithreading
7 69 (16.24%) DevOps
8 67 (15.76%) Continuous Integration
8 67 (15.76%) Pair Programming
9 48 (11.29%) Kanban
10 47 (11.06%) MVC
11 38 (8.94%) Software Engineering
12 37 (8.71%) High Availability
13 36 (8.47%) Electronic Trading
13 36 (8.47%) Risk Management
14 35 (8.24%) Automated Testing
14 35 (8.24%) Low Latency
15 33 (7.76%) Concurrent Programming
16 30 (7.06%) OO
17 27 (6.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 425 (100.00%) Java
2 91 (21.41%) JavaScript
3 90 (21.18%) SQL
4 79 (18.59%) Scala
5 47 (11.06%) Python
6 38 (8.94%) C
7 25 (5.88%) C#
8 16 (3.76%) Haskell
9 15 (3.53%) Groovy
10 13 (3.06%) Shell Script
11 11 (2.59%) Clojure
12 10 (2.35%) PL/SQL
12 10 (2.35%) Ruby
13 9 (2.12%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.88%) C++
15 6 (1.41%) Jython
15 6 (1.41%) PHP
16 4 (0.94%) Go
16 4 (0.94%) Perl
16 4 (0.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (4.24%) Degree
2 11 (2.59%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.88%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.47%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.24%) QA
2 2 (0.47%) MiFID
3 1 (0.24%) WCAG
System Software
1 30 (7.06%) Docker
2 9 (2.12%) HDFS
3 6 (1.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.71%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (5.41%) Puppet
2 7 (1.65%) Kubernetes
3 6 (1.41%) Ansible
4 3 (0.71%) Oozie
5 2 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.24%) Marathon
6 1 (0.24%) Mesos
Vendors
1 49 (11.53%) Oracle
2 17 (4.00%) TIBCO
3 14 (3.29%) Google
3 14 (3.29%) Sybase
4 12 (2.82%) New Relic
5 7 (1.65%) Brightcove
5 7 (1.65%) IBM
5 7 (1.65%) Microsoft
6 5 (1.18%) Reuters
6 5 (1.18%) SAP
7 4 (0.94%) ION Trading
7 4 (0.94%) Talend
7 4 (0.94%) VMware
8 3 (0.71%) ATG
8 3 (0.71%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.71%) hybris
8 3 (0.71%) Intershop
8 3 (0.71%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.71%) Solace
8 3 (0.71%) WorldPay
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