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 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 4 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing Java 579 735 721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.42% 12.65% 12.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.94% 29.46% 28.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 608 573
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +8.12%
Java
London

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
1611 2495 2513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 48.47% 42.96% 42.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1379 2056 1963
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £323 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 22 10
Median hourly rate £53.00 £24.23 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.73% -11.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £19.72 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £54.00 £31.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

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 26 June 2016.

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 26 June 2016, 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.

1 548 (48.50%) Agile Software Development
2 446 (39.47%) Finance
3 367 (32.48%) TDD
4 339 (30.00%) Banking
5 262 (23.19%) JavaScript
6 222 (19.65%) Linux
7 217 (19.20%) HTML
7 217 (19.20%) SQL
8 214 (18.94%) Spring
9 201 (17.79%) Scrum
10 186 (16.46%) Oracle
11 183 (16.19%) BDD
12 172 (15.22%) REST
13 168 (14.87%) Web Services
14 163 (14.42%) CSS
15 153 (13.54%) Pair Programming
16 147 (13.01%) Unix
17 141 (12.48%) OO
18 138 (12.21%) DevOps
19 136 (12.04%) Continuous Integration
20 132 (11.68%) Amazon AWS
21 131 (11.59%) AngularJS
22 127 (11.24%) Python
23 126 (11.15%) Front Office
23 126 (11.15%) NoSQL
24 119 (10.53%) HTML5
25 117 (10.35%) Maven
26 109 (9.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
26 109 (9.65%) Scala
27 107 (9.47%) Apache Cassandra

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 49 (4.34%) Tomcat
2 40 (3.54%) WebLogic
2 40 (3.54%) WebSphere
3 39 (3.45%) Apache Spark
4 35 (3.10%) Oracle Coherence
5 31 (2.74%) Apache
6 25 (2.21%) OpenStack
7 21 (1.86%) Cloud Foundry
7 21 (1.86%) Jetty
8 20 (1.77%) JBoss
9 19 (1.68%) Confluence
10 15 (1.33%) Mule
11 14 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
12 13 (1.15%) Apache Pig
12 13 (1.15%) nginx
13 12 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
14 10 (0.88%) CMS
15 9 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 5 (0.44%) Mule ESB
16 5 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (0.97%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.62%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.44%) MS Office
4 4 (0.35%) MS Project
4 4 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.088%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.088%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.088%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.088%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.088%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (0.71%) Documaker
2 7 (0.62%) ION MarketView
3 4 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.35%) Markit EDM
3 4 (0.35%) Maximo
4 3 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.27%) Eloqua
4 3 (0.27%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 2 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.18%) Loan IQ
5 2 (0.18%) Primavera
5 2 (0.18%) Relativity
5 2 (0.18%) RMDS
5 2 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.18%) Unica
6 1 (0.088%) CSG Singleview
6 1 (0.088%) Endur
6 1 (0.088%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.088%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.088%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 132 (11.68%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (3.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (2.65%) PaaS
4 20 (1.77%) AWS CloudFormation
5 18 (1.59%) GitHub
6 17 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (1.24%) Heroku
7 14 (1.24%) IaaS
8 10 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
10 8 (0.71%) OpenShift
11 7 (0.62%) Force.com
12 4 (0.35%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.35%) Google Analytics
12 4 (0.35%) Google App Engine
12 4 (0.35%) Lucidchart
12 4 (0.35%) SaaS
13 3 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (3.45%) Network Security
2 35 (3.10%) HTTP
3 21 (1.86%) TCP/IP
4 15 (1.33%) SSL
5 12 (1.06%) VPN
6 11 (0.97%) Firewall
7 10 (0.88%) DMZ
8 9 (0.80%) Kerberos
9 7 (0.62%) DNS
10 6 (0.53%) FTP
10 6 (0.53%) LDAP
11 5 (0.44%) SNMP
12 4 (0.35%) HTTPS
12 4 (0.35%) SSH
13 3 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (0.27%) SAN
13 3 (0.27%) Wireless
14 2 (0.18%) Cisco Nexus
14 2 (0.18%) IPsec
14 2 (0.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (11.15%) NoSQL
2 107 (9.47%) Apache Cassandra
3 99 (8.76%) MongoDB
4 74 (6.55%) Big Data
5 68 (6.02%) SQL Server
6 65 (5.75%) Relational Database
7 63 (5.58%) MySQL
8 48 (4.25%) Hadoop
9 45 (3.98%) Oracle Database
10 38 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
11 36 (3.19%) RDBMS
12 31 (2.74%) Apache Hive
13 26 (2.30%) Redis
14 24 (2.12%) KDB
15 21 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
15 21 (1.86%) Oracle Database 11g
16 16 (1.42%) Neo4j
16 16 (1.42%) Oracle Database 10g
17 13 (1.15%) DB2
17 13 (1.15%) HBase
Development Applications
1 117 (10.35%) Maven
2 99 (8.76%) Git (software)
3 83 (7.35%) Jenkins
4 78 (6.90%) JIRA
5 72 (6.37%) Selenium
6 59 (5.22%) Cucumber
7 54 (4.78%) JUnit
8 41 (3.63%) Eclipse
9 38 (3.36%) WebDriver
10 35 (3.10%) IntelliJ
11 30 (2.65%) Subversion
12 26 (2.30%) TeamCity
13 23 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 23 (2.04%) Gradle
14 22 (1.95%) Ant
14 22 (1.95%) Mockito
15 14 (1.24%) Artifactory
15 14 (1.24%) Hudson
16 13 (1.15%) Jasmine
17 12 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 446 (39.47%) Finance
2 339 (30.00%) Banking
3 126 (11.15%) Front Office
4 105 (9.29%) Investment Banking
5 26 (2.30%) Financial Institution
5 26 (2.30%) Retail
6 20 (1.77%) Marketing
7 16 (1.42%) Back Office
8 14 (1.24%) Games
8 14 (1.24%) Telecoms
9 7 (0.62%) Publishing
10 5 (0.44%) Advertising
10 5 (0.44%) Legal
11 4 (0.35%) Law
12 3 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.18%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.088%) Billing
14 1 (0.088%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.088%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.088%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 734 (64.96%) Developer
2 505 (44.69%) Java Developer
3 181 (16.02%) Senior Developer
4 141 (12.48%) Senior Java Developer
5 112 (9.91%) Agile Developer
6 107 (9.47%) Agile Java Developer
7 72 (6.37%) DevOps Engineer
8 62 (5.49%) Architect
9 44 (3.89%) Full Stack Developer
10 42 (3.72%) Analyst
10 42 (3.72%) Java Engineer
11 37 (3.27%) Consultant
12 35 (3.10%) Scala Developer
13 29 (2.57%) Senior Agile Developer
14 28 (2.48%) JavaScript Developer
14 28 (2.48%) Senior Agile Java Developer
15 26 (2.30%) AWS Developer
15 26 (2.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 24 (2.12%) Front Office Developer
16 24 (2.12%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (19.20%) HTML
2 214 (18.94%) Spring
3 172 (15.22%) REST
4 168 (14.87%) Web Services
5 163 (14.42%) CSS
6 131 (11.59%) AngularJS
7 119 (10.53%) HTML5
8 107 (9.47%) XML
9 95 (8.41%) J2EE
10 91 (8.05%) .NET
11 89 (7.88%) Node.js
12 80 (7.08%) SOAP
13 74 (6.55%) Hibernate
14 70 (6.19%) CSS3
15 69 (6.11%) RESTful
16 68 (6.02%) jQuery
17 66 (5.84%) JSON
18 58 (5.13%) JMS
19 37 (3.27%) Java EE
19 37 (3.27%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 109 (9.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 105 (9.29%) Derivative
3 83 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (4.25%) Computer Science
5 45 (3.98%) Fixed Income
6 43 (3.81%) Equities
7 42 (3.72%) Digital Media
8 33 (2.92%) Algorithms
9 24 (2.12%) Mathematics
9 24 (2.12%) User Experience
10 23 (2.04%) Mobile App
11 22 (1.95%) Hedge funds
12 19 (1.68%) Fintech
13 18 (1.59%) Data Structures
13 18 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
13 18 (1.59%) Grid Computing
13 18 (1.59%) Visualisation
14 10 (0.88%) Data Integration
14 10 (0.88%) Virtual Team
15 9 (0.80%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 222 (19.65%) Linux
2 147 (13.01%) Unix
3 54 (4.78%) Windows
4 39 (3.45%) Android
5 24 (2.12%) Apple iOS
5 24 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (1.50%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.88%) Ubuntu
8 9 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
9 8 (0.71%) CentOS
9 8 (0.71%) Mac OS X
9 8 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.62%) CoreOS
10 7 (0.62%) Solaris
11 4 (0.35%) AIX
11 4 (0.35%) RancherOS
12 2 (0.18%) Mesosphere
13 1 (0.088%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.088%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 548 (48.50%) Agile Software Development
2 367 (32.48%) TDD
3 201 (17.79%) Scrum
4 183 (16.19%) BDD
5 153 (13.54%) Pair Programming
6 141 (12.48%) OO
7 138 (12.21%) DevOps
8 136 (12.04%) Continuous Integration
9 104 (9.20%) SDLC
10 90 (7.96%) Multithreading
11 82 (7.26%) Web Development
12 73 (6.46%) E-Commerce
13 72 (6.37%) Continuous Delivery
14 69 (6.11%) Software Engineering
15 68 (6.02%) Low Latency
16 61 (5.40%) Kanban
16 61 (5.40%) SOA
17 59 (5.22%) Open Source
18 56 (4.96%) Analytics
19 55 (4.87%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 262 (23.19%) JavaScript
2 217 (19.20%) SQL
3 127 (11.24%) Python
4 109 (9.65%) Scala
5 103 (9.12%) C#
6 76 (6.73%) C++
6 76 (6.73%) Ruby
7 56 (4.96%) PHP
8 54 (4.78%) PL/SQL
9 52 (4.60%) Perl
10 41 (3.63%) Shell Script
11 34 (3.01%) Bash Shell
12 28 (2.48%) Go
13 24 (2.12%) C
14 23 (2.04%) Groovy
15 20 (1.77%) Clojure
16 19 (1.68%) PowerShell
17 16 (1.42%) Objective-C
18 11 (0.97%) Apex Code
19 10 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 68 (6.02%) Degree
2 51 (4.51%) Security Cleared
3 27 (2.39%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.50%) DV Cleared
4 17 (1.50%) PhD
5 8 (0.71%) ISEB
6 6 (0.53%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.44%) CISSP
7 5 (0.44%) MCITP
7 5 (0.44%) MCSE
7 5 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.35%) CISM
8 4 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.35%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.27%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.27%) CISA
9 3 (0.27%) IBM Certification
9 3 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.18%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (5.75%) QA
2 8 (0.71%) SDET
3 3 (0.27%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.27%) FATCA
4 2 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.18%) WCAG
5 1 (0.088%) Basel II
5 1 (0.088%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.088%) SEPA
System Software
1 56 (4.96%) Docker
2 20 (1.77%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.24%) vSphere
4 12 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.71%) VMware ESX
6 7 (0.62%) etcd
6 7 (0.62%) flannel
7 6 (0.53%) HDFS
8 5 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 5 (0.44%) vCloud
8 5 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.27%) Ceph
9 3 (0.27%) GlusterFS
10 2 (0.18%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.088%) GridGain
11 1 (0.088%) KVM
11 1 (0.088%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.088%) oVirt
11 1 (0.088%) Snort
11 1 (0.088%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 90 (7.96%) Puppet
2 52 (4.60%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (3.01%) Ansible
4 20 (1.77%) Kubernetes
5 16 (1.42%) logstash
6 13 (1.15%) Mesos
7 12 (1.06%) ITRS Geneos
8 11 (0.97%) Control-M
9 10 (0.88%) Kibana
10 9 (0.80%) Consul
10 9 (0.80%) Nagios
11 8 (0.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 8 (0.71%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 7 (0.62%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 7 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
12 7 (0.62%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 6 (0.53%) Ganglia
13 6 (0.53%) Graphite
14 5 (0.44%) SCOM
15 4 (0.35%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 186 (16.46%) Oracle
2 45 (3.98%) IBM
3 42 (3.72%) Microsoft
4 35 (3.10%) Splunk
5 30 (2.65%) Sybase
6 28 (2.48%) VMware
7 27 (2.39%) Atlassian
8 26 (2.30%) Red Hat
9 24 (2.12%) Google
10 23 (2.04%) DataSynapse
11 22 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
12 16 (1.42%) TIBCO
13 10 (0.88%) Adobe
13 10 (0.88%) ATG
14 9 (0.80%) BEA
14 9 (0.80%) HP
14 9 (0.80%) New Relic
14 9 (0.80%) Siebel
15 8 (0.71%) hybris
15 8 (0.71%) Murex
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Durlston Partners
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Mortimer Spinks
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E-synergy Solutions
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Energon People
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TEKsystems
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Oscar
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Lorien Resourcing
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