The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Java Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Programmer
Rank 158 152 207
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +55
Contract jobs requiring a Java Programmer 1 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.031% 0.32% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.34% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 5
Median daily rate £525 £525 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 - -
Java Programmer
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
3088 3278 5554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.69% 95.68% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2455 2600 4251
Median daily rate £488 £475 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 47 108
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £41.50 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Java Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Java Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Back Office
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (66.67%) TIBCO
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) FpML
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) EJB
2 2 (66.67%) JDBC
2 2 (66.67%) JSP

Java Programmer 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 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Back Office
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (66.67%) EJB
1 2 (66.67%) FpML
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) JDBC
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
1 2 (66.67%) ODBC
1 2 (66.67%) Servlets
1 2 (66.67%) TIBCO EMS
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Sun
1 2 (66.67%) TIBCO
2 1 (33.33%) Sybase