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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Application Developer
Rank 595 609 583
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 27 33 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.062% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.066% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 29 20
Median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £395 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £510 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
46983 50190 48389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.63% 95.01% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 30991 32588 30029
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1528 1916 1961
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Applications Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -6 13 £500 +8.10% 2
South East +16 6 £325 -26.76% 1
South West +12 3 £400 -5.88% 6
West Midlands - 2 £363 -
East Midlands - 1 £343 -
Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 £475 -
Java Applications Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 62 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (56.45%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (35.48%) Finance
4 21 (33.87%) Web Services
5 20 (32.26%) XML
5 20 (32.26%) JavaScript
6 19 (30.65%) JSON
7 18 (29.03%) J2EE
7 18 (29.03%) Spring
8 14 (22.58%) HTML
8 14 (22.58%) Security Cleared
9 13 (20.97%) Kanban
9 13 (20.97%) RESTful
9 13 (20.97%) JDBC
9 13 (20.97%) Linux
10 12 (19.35%) SOAP
10 12 (19.35%) BDD
11 11 (17.74%) Integration Testing
11 11 (17.74%) Software Engineering
12 10 (16.13%) CSS
12 10 (16.13%) WSDL
12 10 (16.13%) JAXB
12 10 (16.13%) JAX-WS
12 10 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (16.13%) AOP
12 10 (16.13%) Waterfall
12 10 (16.13%) System Integration Testing
13 9 (14.52%) SQL
14 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
14 8 (12.90%) JUnit

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 6 (9.68%) WebLogic
2 5 (8.06%) Apache
2 5 (8.06%) JBoss
2 5 (8.06%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (3.23%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Google Play
1 1 (1.61%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) Internet
2 2 (3.23%) HTTP
2 2 (3.23%) Intranet
3 1 (1.61%) Firewall
3 1 (1.61%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.61%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.61%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.23%) KDB
3 2 (3.23%) Kdb+
3 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.61%) MySQL
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) SQLite
4 1 (1.61%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Git (software)
1 8 (12.90%) JUnit
2 7 (11.29%) JBehave
3 4 (6.45%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.45%) Gradle
3 4 (6.45%) IntelliJ
4 3 (4.84%) Maven
5 1 (1.61%) Ant
5 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.61%) Checkstyle
5 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.61%) ERwin
5 1 (1.61%) FindBugs
5 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.61%) JIRA
5 1 (1.61%) Mockito
5 1 (1.61%) Moq
5 1 (1.61%) Selenium
5 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.61%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (35.48%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Banking
3 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.87%) Web Services
2 20 (32.26%) XML
3 19 (30.65%) JSON
4 18 (29.03%) J2EE
4 18 (29.03%) Spring
5 14 (22.58%) HTML
6 13 (20.97%) JDBC
6 13 (20.97%) RESTful
7 12 (19.35%) SOAP
8 10 (16.13%) CSS
8 10 (16.13%) JAXB
8 10 (16.13%) JAX-WS
8 10 (16.13%) WSDL
9 7 (11.29%) HTML5
10 5 (8.06%) AngularJS
10 5 (8.06%) JSP
11 4 (6.45%) .NET
11 4 (6.45%) Hibernate
12 3 (4.84%) EJB
12 3 (4.84%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (4.84%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Clustering
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.61%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.61%) Derivative
4 1 (1.61%) Equities
4 1 (1.61%) Fintech
4 1 (1.61%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.61%) Index Arbitrage
4 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.61%) NHS
4 1 (1.61%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.61%) Physics
4 1 (1.61%) TWAP
4 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.61%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.97%) Linux
2 4 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (6.45%) Unix
3 2 (3.23%) Windows
4 1 (1.61%) AIX
4 1 (1.61%) Android
4 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (56.45%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.97%) Kanban
3 12 (19.35%) BDD
4 11 (17.74%) Integration Testing
4 11 (17.74%) Software Engineering
5 10 (16.13%) AOP
5 10 (16.13%) System Integration Testing
5 10 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (16.13%) Waterfall
6 7 (11.29%) Functional Testing
6 7 (11.29%) Scrum
6 7 (11.29%) TDD
7 5 (8.06%) Front End Development
7 5 (8.06%) SOA
7 5 (8.06%) Web Application Development
7 5 (8.06%) Web Development
8 4 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.45%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (6.45%) MVC
9 3 (4.84%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.52%) SQL
4 4 (6.45%) C#
5 2 (3.23%) C++
5 2 (3.23%) Python
5 2 (3.23%) VB
6 1 (1.61%) Lua
6 1 (1.61%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.61%) Perl
6 1 (1.61%) PHP
6 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.61%) VB6
6 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.29%) DV Cleared
3 6 (9.68%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.61%) Degree
4 1 (1.61%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.61%) MiFID
2 1 (1.61%) SDET
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Docker
1 2 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.61%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.61%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) Oracle
2 4 (6.45%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.84%) New Relic
4 2 (3.23%) HP
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.23%) Perforce
5 1 (1.61%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.61%) CA
5 1 (1.61%) Google
5 1 (1.61%) ILOG
5 1 (1.61%) Kony
5 1 (1.61%) SAP
5 1 (1.61%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.61%) Xamarin