The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
London / City of London
Rank 7 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Java 459 434 727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.86% 14.10% 14.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.48% 31.75% 31.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 366 614
Median daily rate £550 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £389 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.88 £42.84 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.91% +14.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1458 1367 2309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 50.38% 44.40% 45.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1217 1126 1900
Median daily rate £475 £480 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.04% +3.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 3
Median hourly rate - £29.64 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Java
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 across the City of London region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Java
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 across the City of London region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Java.

1 577 (56.96%) Agile Software Development
2 345 (34.06%) TDD
3 291 (28.73%) Finance
4 258 (25.47%) Banking
5 242 (23.89%) JavaScript
6 232 (22.90%) Python
7 201 (19.84%) HTML
8 199 (19.64%) BDD
9 198 (19.55%) SQL
10 192 (18.95%) DevOps
11 190 (18.76%) Scala
12 183 (18.07%) Linux
13 180 (17.77%) Continuous Integration
14 175 (17.28%) Scrum
15 169 (16.68%) Amazon AWS
16 162 (15.99%) Spring
17 149 (14.71%) Jenkins
18 143 (14.12%) Hadoop
19 137 (13.52%) Web Services
20 135 (13.33%) Big Data
21 133 (13.13%) CSS
22 129 (12.73%) Apache Spark
23 126 (12.44%) Pair Programming
24 125 (12.34%) AngularJS
25 124 (12.24%) Git (software)
26 118 (11.65%) Investment Banking
27 117 (11.55%) REST
28 115 (11.35%) Unix
29 110 (10.86%) Microservices
30 109 (10.76%) Oracle

Java
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
1 129 (12.73%) Apache Spark
2 55 (5.43%) Apache
3 35 (3.46%) Tomcat
4 25 (2.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 25 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
4 25 (2.47%) WebSphere
5 23 (2.27%) JBoss
6 21 (2.07%) Confluence
6 21 (2.07%) SharePoint
7 18 (1.78%) CMS
8 17 (1.68%) Apache Pig
8 17 (1.68%) WebLogic
9 16 (1.58%) Oracle Coherence
10 14 (1.38%) OpenStack
11 11 (1.09%) Mule
12 9 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (0.89%) Jetty
13 8 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
14 6 (0.59%) Apache Solr
14 6 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (1.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.30%) MS Office
3 2 (0.20%) HipChat
3 2 (0.20%) SPSS
4 1 (0.099%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.099%) FrameMaker
4 1 (0.099%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.099%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.099%) Weka
Business Applications
1 8 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.59%) ION MarketView
2 6 (0.59%) RMDS
3 5 (0.49%) Endur
4 3 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.099%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.099%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.099%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.099%) Magento
6 1 (0.099%) Maximo
6 1 (0.099%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.099%) SAP hybris
6 1 (0.099%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 169 (16.68%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (3.36%) GitHub
4 23 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (1.48%) PaaS
6 14 (1.38%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (0.89%) IaaS
8 7 (0.69%) SaaS
8 7 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (0.39%) Amazon Kinesis
9 4 (0.39%) Force.com
9 4 (0.39%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.20%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.20%) Datadog
10 2 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.099%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.099%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 78 (7.70%) HTTP
2 37 (3.65%) RTSP
3 30 (2.96%) MQTT
4 27 (2.67%) TCP/IP
5 23 (2.27%) SSL
6 16 (1.58%) Network Security
7 11 (1.09%) Firewall
8 10 (0.99%) Internet
8 10 (0.99%) LDAP
9 8 (0.79%) DNS
9 8 (0.79%) Kerberos
10 7 (0.69%) RTP
11 4 (0.39%) AMQP
11 4 (0.39%) LAN
12 3 (0.30%) FTP
13 2 (0.20%) Reverse Proxy
13 2 (0.20%) SSH
13 2 (0.20%) VoIP
13 2 (0.20%) VPN
13 2 (0.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (14.12%) Hadoop
2 135 (13.33%) Big Data
3 89 (8.79%) MongoDB
4 72 (7.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 67 (6.61%) NoSQL
6 63 (6.22%) SQL Server
7 49 (4.84%) Relational Database
8 44 (4.34%) MySQL
9 43 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
10 42 (4.15%) Apache Hive
11 31 (3.06%) HBase
12 21 (2.07%) Oracle Database
13 19 (1.88%) Redis
14 18 (1.78%) RDBMS
15 16 (1.58%) Neo4j
16 15 (1.48%) Data Lake
16 15 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
17 11 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
18 10 (0.99%) KDB
19 9 (0.89%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 149 (14.71%) Jenkins
2 124 (12.24%) Git (software)
3 84 (8.29%) Maven
4 68 (6.71%) JIRA
5 53 (5.23%) Selenium
5 53 (5.23%) Subversion
6 51 (5.03%) JUnit
7 45 (4.44%) Cucumber
8 38 (3.75%) WebDriver
9 36 (3.55%) Mockito
10 26 (2.57%) Ant
10 26 (2.57%) IntelliJ
11 24 (2.37%) Gradle
12 23 (2.27%) Vagrant
13 18 (1.78%) Hudson
14 17 (1.68%) Grunt
15 16 (1.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 16 (1.58%) Eclipse
16 12 (1.18%) CruiseControl
17 11 (1.09%) Bitbucket
General
1 291 (28.73%) Finance
2 258 (25.47%) Banking
3 118 (11.65%) Investment Banking
4 105 (10.37%) Front Office
5 31 (3.06%) Financial Institution
5 31 (3.06%) Retail
6 30 (2.96%) Marketing
7 22 (2.17%) Telecoms
8 17 (1.68%) Advertising
9 12 (1.18%) Games
10 11 (1.09%) Back Office
11 8 (0.79%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.69%) Electronics
12 7 (0.69%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.49%) Law
14 2 (0.20%) Publishing
15 1 (0.099%) Billing
15 1 (0.099%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.099%) Legal
15 1 (0.099%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 668 (65.94%) Developer
2 421 (41.56%) Java Developer
3 192 (18.95%) Senior Developer
4 161 (15.89%) Senior Java Developer
5 70 (6.91%) Scala Developer
6 66 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
7 63 (6.22%) Architect
8 49 (4.84%) Agile Developer
9 44 (4.34%) Full Stack Developer
10 42 (4.15%) Big Data Developer
11 39 (3.85%) Java Engineer
12 38 (3.75%) Agile Java Developer
13 36 (3.55%) Java Scala Developer
14 31 (3.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 29 (2.86%) Software Developer
16 28 (2.76%) Analyst
16 28 (2.76%) Front Office Developer
16 28 (2.76%) Solutions Architect
17 26 (2.57%) Data Engineer
18 25 (2.47%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (19.84%) HTML
2 162 (15.99%) Spring
3 137 (13.52%) Web Services
4 133 (13.13%) CSS
5 125 (12.34%) AngularJS
6 117 (11.55%) REST
7 100 (9.87%) HTML5
7 100 (9.87%) XML
8 99 (9.77%) Node.js
9 89 (8.79%) Kafka
10 86 (8.49%) JSON
11 70 (6.91%) Akka
12 66 (6.52%) RESTful
13 64 (6.32%) J2EE
14 61 (6.02%) .NET
14 61 (6.02%) jQuery
15 58 (5.73%) Hibernate
16 52 (5.13%) JMS
16 52 (5.13%) SOAP
17 50 (4.94%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 72 (7.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 69 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (4.84%) Fixed Income
4 46 (4.54%) Derivative
5 44 (4.34%) Equities
6 43 (4.24%) Computer Science
7 40 (3.95%) Public Cloud
8 34 (3.36%) Video on Demand
9 30 (2.96%) Fintech
10 29 (2.86%) Mathematics
11 26 (2.57%) Algorithms
12 24 (2.37%) Market Risk
12 24 (2.37%) User Experience
13 21 (2.07%) Streaming Video
14 15 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
14 15 (1.48%) Mobile App
15 14 (1.38%) Digital Media
15 14 (1.38%) N-Tier
15 14 (1.38%) Statistics
16 13 (1.28%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 183 (18.07%) Linux
2 115 (11.35%) Unix
3 55 (5.43%) Windows
4 18 (1.78%) Android
5 15 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (1.38%) Apple iOS
6 14 (1.38%) Windows Server
7 12 (1.18%) Mac OS X
8 11 (1.09%) CentOS
9 10 (0.99%) Ubuntu
10 9 (0.89%) CoreOS
10 9 (0.89%) RancherOS
11 6 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.20%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.20%) MVS
13 2 (0.20%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.099%) Solaris
14 1 (0.099%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.099%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 577 (56.96%) Agile Software Development
2 345 (34.06%) TDD
3 199 (19.64%) BDD
4 192 (18.95%) DevOps
5 180 (17.77%) Continuous Integration
6 175 (17.28%) Scrum
7 126 (12.44%) Pair Programming
8 110 (10.86%) Microservices
9 93 (9.18%) OO
10 91 (8.98%) Multithreading
11 75 (7.40%) Software Engineering
12 72 (7.11%) Kanban
13 69 (6.81%) Automated Testing
14 66 (6.52%) Web Development
15 65 (6.42%) High Availability
15 65 (6.42%) MVC
16 61 (6.02%) E-Commerce
17 57 (5.63%) Unit Testing
18 53 (5.23%) SDLC
19 51 (5.03%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 242 (23.89%) JavaScript
2 232 (22.90%) Python
3 198 (19.55%) SQL
4 190 (18.76%) Scala
5 80 (7.90%) C#
6 68 (6.71%) C++
7 62 (6.12%) Perl
7 62 (6.12%) Ruby
8 58 (5.73%) C
9 49 (4.84%) PHP
10 33 (3.26%) Bash Shell
11 30 (2.96%) Shell Script
12 28 (2.76%) R
13 26 (2.57%) Go
14 25 (2.47%) PL/SQL
15 22 (2.17%) Groovy
16 18 (1.78%) Clojure
17 17 (1.68%) PowerShell
18 14 (1.38%) Haskell
19 10 (0.99%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 48 (4.74%) Degree
2 47 (4.64%) Security Cleared
3 36 (3.55%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.99%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.39%) CISSP
5 4 (0.39%) ISEB
5 4 (0.39%) PhD
6 3 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.20%) CISA
7 2 (0.20%) CISM
7 2 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.20%) RHCE
7 2 (0.20%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.099%) CEH
8 1 (0.099%) GCIH
8 1 (0.099%) GIAC
8 1 (0.099%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.099%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.099%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (5.33%) QA
2 11 (1.09%) SDET
3 3 (0.30%) MiFID
3 3 (0.30%) SEPA
4 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.20%) WCAG
5 1 (0.099%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.099%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.099%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.099%) SLA
System Software
1 81 (8.00%) Docker
2 19 (1.88%) HDFS
3 11 (1.09%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.89%) etcd
4 9 (0.89%) flannel
5 7 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (0.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.30%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.20%) NFS
8 2 (0.20%) oVirt
8 2 (0.20%) Samba
9 1 (0.099%) KVM
9 1 (0.099%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.099%) Snort
9 1 (0.099%) vCloud
9 1 (0.099%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.099%) vSphere
9 1 (0.099%) XenApp
9 1 (0.099%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.099%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 100 (9.87%) Puppet
2 49 (4.84%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (4.34%) Ansible
4 35 (3.46%) Kubernetes
5 12 (1.18%) Hadoop YARN
5 12 (1.18%) Mesos
5 12 (1.18%) Terraform
6 11 (1.09%) Consul
6 11 (1.09%) Marathon
7 9 (0.89%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 9 (0.89%) logstash
7 9 (0.89%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 9 (0.89%) Rancher
8 8 (0.79%) Salt
9 6 (0.59%) Grafana
9 6 (0.59%) Oozie
10 5 (0.49%) ITRS Geneos
11 4 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.39%) Nagios
11 4 (0.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 109 (10.76%) Oracle
2 34 (3.36%) Atlassian
3 26 (2.57%) Sybase
4 23 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 23 (2.27%) TIBCO
4 23 (2.27%) VMware
5 22 (2.17%) Red Hat
6 19 (1.88%) Adobe
7 18 (1.78%) IBM
8 17 (1.68%) Splunk
9 16 (1.58%) New Relic
10 15 (1.48%) Google
11 14 (1.38%) SAP
12 12 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
13 11 (1.09%) Teradata
14 10 (0.99%) Hortonworks
14 10 (0.99%) hybris
15 9 (0.89%) ATG
16 8 (0.79%) MuleSoft
16 8 (0.79%) WorldPay
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