The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Programmer
Rank - 192 223
Contract jobs requiring a Java Programmer 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.080% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.086% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Average daily rate - £500 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +53.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £319 £335
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -4.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5961 5787 7412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.36% 92.86% 91.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4311 4275 5242
Average daily rate £438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 120 171
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £135.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Java Programmer
London

Java Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Programmer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Java Programmer
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 Programmer across the City of London region.

Java Programmer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Java Programmer
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 Programmer across the City of London region.

Java Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Java Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Programmer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (40.00%) 29West
3 2 (40.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (40.00%) RMDS
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Front Office
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) JMS
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) JBoss
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Sybase

Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Java Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) RMDS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Sybase ASE
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) FitNesse
General
1 2 (40.00%) Front Office
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) JMS
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) JDBC
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (20.00%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Low Latency
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Lua
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) 29West
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) Sybase