The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Application Developer
Rank 573 558 535
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 23 35 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.074% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.079% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 34
Average daily rate £400 £525 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +38.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £315 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £525 £574
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £363 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.10% +31.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 - -
Java Applications Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44626 44477 42797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.45% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29076 28059 25830
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1591 1795 1920
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Java Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Java Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Java Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Applications Developer across the England region.

Java Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Java Applications Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Applications Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Java Applications Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Java Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Applications Developer across the England region.

Java Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Java Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Applications Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -10 7 £375 -28.57% 2
North West -13 6 £394 - 2
South East +19 5 £420 +17.48%
South West +3 2 £300 -22.07%
Yorkshire -20 2 £381 -4.68% 1
North East - 1 £500 -
Java Applications Developer
UK

Java Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Java Applications Developer 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 Applications Developer in their job title.

1 72 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (33.33%) Oracle
2 24 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (31.94%) HTML
4 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 20 (27.78%) C++
5 17 (23.61%) SQL
6 16 (22.22%) XML
7 14 (19.44%) Unix
8 13 (18.06%) Web Services
9 12 (16.67%) CSS
9 12 (16.67%) PL/SQL
9 12 (16.67%) Finance
9 12 (16.67%) Spring
9 12 (16.67%) Maven
10 11 (15.28%) TDD
10 11 (15.28%) Java EE
10 11 (15.28%) J2EE
10 11 (15.28%) Python
11 10 (13.89%) MySQL
11 10 (13.89%) Web Development
11 10 (13.89%) Subversion
11 10 (13.89%) Unit Testing
12 9 (12.50%) Git (software)
12 9 (12.50%) REST
12 9 (12.50%) Ant
13 8 (11.11%) Hibernate
13 8 (11.11%) Scrum
13 8 (11.11%) Shell Script
13 8 (11.11%) C

Java Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Java Applications Developer 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 Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.72%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.56%) Apache
3 4 (5.56%) JBoss
3 4 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.78%) Alfresco
4 2 (2.78%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.78%) Jetty
4 2 (2.78%) Mule
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.39%) Confluence
5 1 (1.39%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.39%) MS Office
1 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) OpenText Process Suite
2 1 (1.39%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (1.39%) 2G
2 1 (1.39%) 3G
2 1 (1.39%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.39%) DHCP
2 1 (1.39%) DNS
2 1 (1.39%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) LTE
2 1 (1.39%) NFC
2 1 (1.39%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.39%) SNMP
2 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.39%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.89%) MySQL
2 6 (8.33%) Big Data
2 6 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.56%) DB2
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.17%) WebFOCUS
5 2 (2.78%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.39%) HBase
6 1 (1.39%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Maven
2 10 (13.89%) Subversion
3 9 (12.50%) Ant
3 9 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 8 (11.11%) Eclipse
5 7 (9.72%) AccuRev
5 7 (9.72%) Jenkins
6 6 (8.33%) JUnit
7 5 (6.94%) TeamCity
8 3 (4.17%) Checkstyle
8 3 (4.17%) Cucumber
8 3 (4.17%) FindBugs
8 3 (4.17%) Mockito
8 3 (4.17%) TestDirector
8 3 (4.17%) Toad
9 2 (2.78%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (2.78%) Gradle
9 2 (2.78%) JMeter
9 2 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 12 (16.67%) Finance
2 8 (11.11%) Banking
3 5 (6.94%) Marketing
4 4 (5.56%) Automotive
5 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.78%) Front Office
6 2 (2.78%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.39%) Back Office
7 1 (1.39%) Retail
7 1 (1.39%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.94%) HTML
2 16 (22.22%) XML
3 13 (18.06%) Web Services
4 12 (16.67%) CSS
4 12 (16.67%) Spring
5 11 (15.28%) J2EE
5 11 (15.28%) Java EE
6 9 (12.50%) REST
7 8 (11.11%) Hibernate
7 8 (11.11%) JMS
8 7 (9.72%) HTML5
8 7 (9.72%) JPA
9 6 (8.33%) JRules
9 6 (8.33%) RESTful
9 6 (8.33%) SOAP
10 5 (6.94%) Apache Camel
10 5 (6.94%) JDBC
10 5 (6.94%) JSON
10 5 (6.94%) JSP
11 4 (5.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) EPoS
2 6 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.17%) Equities
4 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.78%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.78%) DTV
4 2 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.78%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.78%) Streaming Video
4 2 (2.78%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.39%) Derivative
5 1 (1.39%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.39%) Life Science
5 1 (1.39%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.39%) Physics
5 1 (1.39%) Statistics
5 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.44%) Unix
2 8 (11.11%) Android
2 8 (11.11%) Linux
3 6 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.17%) Windows
5 2 (2.78%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (15.28%) TDD
3 10 (13.89%) Unit Testing
3 10 (13.89%) Web Development
4 8 (11.11%) Android Development
4 8 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (11.11%) Scrum
5 7 (9.72%) OO
6 6 (8.33%) SDLC
6 6 (8.33%) UML
7 5 (6.94%) BDD
7 5 (6.94%) iOS Development
7 5 (6.94%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.94%) Open Source
7 5 (6.94%) Pair Programming
8 4 (5.56%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.56%) System Testing
8 4 (5.56%) Web Application Development
9 3 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (27.78%) C++
2 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 17 (23.61%) SQL
4 12 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 11 (15.28%) Python
6 8 (11.11%) C
6 8 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 5 (6.94%) C#
7 5 (6.94%) Perl
7 5 (6.94%) Ruby
8 3 (4.17%) Jython
8 3 (4.17%) Objective-C
8 3 (4.17%) Scala
8 3 (4.17%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 2 (2.78%) Groovy
9 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.94%) Degree
4 4 (5.56%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.39%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.39%) OCA
5 1 (1.39%) OCAJ
5 1 (1.39%) OCP
5 1 (1.39%) OCPJP
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Platform Symphony
2 2 (2.78%) Docker
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.39%) Control-M
Vendors
1 24 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (5.56%) IBM
2 4 (5.56%) Sun
3 3 (4.17%) DataSynapse
3 3 (4.17%) HP
3 3 (4.17%) Rally
4 2 (2.78%) Adobe
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.78%) OpenText
4 2 (2.78%) Sybase
5 1 (1.39%) Apple
5 1 (1.39%) Axway
5 1 (1.39%) Ericsson
5 1 (1.39%) Greenplum
5 1 (1.39%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.39%) Murex
5 1 (1.39%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (1.39%) Nortel
5 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.39%) Xamarin
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago