The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Java Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Application Developer
UK / England
Rank 535 586 553
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 38 24 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.050% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.053% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 24
Median daily rate £376 £400 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.93% -17.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £340 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £480 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £39.50 £47.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.95% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £47.00 -
% change year-on-year
-15.95% -

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
39639 45394 45253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.07% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26042 29634 28355
Median daily rate £425 £422 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +5.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1412 1517 1797
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Java Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Java Applications Developer in the job title.

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 23 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Applications Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +17 11 £340 -17.57% 4
South East +27 9 £525 +25.00%
South West +16 7 £403 +34.16% 1
North West +25 4 £425 +7.93%
East Midlands - 4 - - 1
Yorkshire +8 1 - -
North East -17 1 £383 -23.50%
East of England - 1 - - 1
Java Applications Developer
UK

Java Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Java Applications Developer 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 England region featuring Java Applications Developer in the job title.

1 60 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 26 (43.33%) Spring
4 22 (36.67%) HTML
5 19 (31.67%) CSS
5 19 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (31.67%) Hibernate
6 18 (30.00%) Maven
6 18 (30.00%) SQL
6 18 (30.00%) J2EE
6 18 (30.00%) Git (software)
7 16 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (25.00%) Oracle
8 15 (25.00%) XML
9 14 (23.33%) Linux
10 13 (21.67%) Web Services
10 13 (21.67%) TDD
10 13 (21.67%) AngularJS
11 12 (20.00%) Scrum
12 11 (18.33%) Finance
12 11 (18.33%) JIRA
12 11 (18.33%) Docker
12 11 (18.33%) Security Cleared
13 10 (16.67%) Open Source
14 9 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (15.00%) RESTful
14 9 (15.00%) Subversion
14 9 (15.00%) Tomcat
14 9 (15.00%) Eclipse
15 8 (13.33%) Unix

Java Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 9 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (13.33%) WebLogic
3 5 (8.33%) Apache
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (5.00%) JBoss
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.67%) TestFlight
3 2 (3.33%) SaaS
4 1 (1.67%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.67%) Google Play
4 1 (1.67%) iTunes
4 1 (1.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) HTTP
1 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.33%) DB2
2 5 (8.33%) DB2 UDB
2 5 (8.33%) SQLite
3 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.67%) KDB
6 1 (1.67%) Kdb+
6 1 (1.67%) MySQL
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.67%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 18 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 18 (30.00%) Maven
2 11 (18.33%) JIRA
3 9 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (15.00%) Eclipse
3 9 (15.00%) Subversion
4 8 (13.33%) Ant
5 7 (11.67%) Jenkins
5 7 (11.67%) JUnit
6 6 (10.00%) Cucumber
6 6 (10.00%) Mockito
7 5 (8.33%) Mercurial
7 5 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (8.33%) Xcode
8 4 (6.67%) Android Studio
8 4 (6.67%) CocoaPods
9 3 (5.00%) Bitbucket
9 3 (5.00%) jMock
10 2 (3.33%) ERwin
10 2 (3.33%) Selenium
General
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Advertising
4 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (43.33%) Spring
2 22 (36.67%) HTML
3 19 (31.67%) CSS
3 19 (31.67%) Hibernate
4 18 (30.00%) J2EE
5 15 (25.00%) XML
6 13 (21.67%) AngularJS
6 13 (21.67%) Web Services
7 9 (15.00%) RESTful
8 8 (13.33%) JSON
8 8 (13.33%) JSP
8 8 (13.33%) SOAP
9 7 (11.67%) jQuery
9 7 (11.67%) Spring MVC
10 6 (10.00%) XSLT
11 5 (8.33%) JPA
11 5 (8.33%) UDDI
11 5 (8.33%) WSDL
11 5 (8.33%) XHTML
11 5 (8.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.67%) iPhone
4 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.33%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.33%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Clustering
5 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.67%) Equities
5 1 (1.67%) Fintech
5 1 (1.67%) Life Science
5 1 (1.67%) NHS
5 1 (1.67%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.67%) TWAP
5 1 (1.67%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.33%) Linux
2 8 (13.33%) Unix
3 7 (11.67%) Windows
4 6 (10.00%) Android
4 6 (10.00%) Apple iOS
5 4 (6.67%) Mac OS X
5 4 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (21.67%) TDD
4 12 (20.00%) Scrum
5 10 (16.67%) Open Source
6 8 (13.33%) BDD
6 8 (13.33%) MVC
7 7 (11.67%) OO
8 6 (10.00%) Change Control
8 6 (10.00%) iOS Development
8 6 (10.00%) UML
9 5 (8.33%) Android Development
9 5 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (8.33%) Performance Testing
9 5 (8.33%) RAD
9 5 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.00%) Migration
11 3 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (30.00%) SQL
4 5 (8.33%) Apple Swift
4 5 (8.33%) Objective-C
5 3 (5.00%) C++
6 2 (3.33%) Ada
6 2 (3.33%) C#
6 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.33%) Python
7 1 (1.67%) PHP
7 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) OCPJP
5 1 (1.67%) Degree
5 1 (1.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.67%) MiFID
System Software
1 11 (18.33%) Docker
2 4 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Ansible
1 1 (1.67%) HP Fortify
1 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.33%) Google
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.67%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.67%) HP
4 1 (1.67%) Kony
4 1 (1.67%) OpenText
4 1 (1.67%) SAP
4 1 (1.67%) Splunk
4 1 (1.67%) Sun
4 1 (1.67%) Tealium
4 1 (1.67%) Xamarin
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