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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Application Developer
Rank 576 570 554
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 36 43 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.084% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.088% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 34 28
Median daily rate £450 £438 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +10.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £335
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.00 - -
UK excluding London median 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
48564 48799 47642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.03% 94.77% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 32040 30125 29587
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1382 1958 1985
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 -41 18 £450 -14.28% 2
Yorkshire +8 7 £450 +12.50%
North West +2 5 £405 +4.51%
North East - 3 £500 -
East of England -2 1 £500 +14.28%
South West - 1 £345 -
West Midlands - 1 £220 - 2
Java Applications Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 60 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (36.67%) JavaScript
4 21 (35.00%) Web Services
5 16 (26.67%) HTML
5 16 (26.67%) Spring
6 15 (25.00%) Oracle
7 14 (23.33%) CSS
8 13 (21.67%) Finance
9 12 (20.00%) TDD
9 12 (20.00%) Linux
10 11 (18.33%) Git (software)
10 11 (18.33%) Web Development
11 10 (16.67%) Kanban
11 10 (16.67%) RESTful
11 10 (16.67%) XML
11 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 10 (16.67%) Maven
11 10 (16.67%) MVC
12 9 (15.00%) Scrum
12 9 (15.00%) JBoss
12 9 (15.00%) HTML5
12 9 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (15.00%) Web Application Development
13 8 (13.33%) Unit Testing
13 8 (13.33%) JPA
13 8 (13.33%) J2EE
14 7 (11.67%) Hibernate
14 7 (11.67%) SQL
14 7 (11.67%) Domain-Driven Design

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%) JBoss
2 4 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.00%) Apache
3 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.33%) Alfresco
4 2 (3.33%) Node.js
5 1 (1.67%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.67%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.67%) Mule
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) OpenText Process Suite
2 1 (1.67%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.33%) PaaS
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.67%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (3.33%) Bluetooth
2 2 (3.33%) HTTP
2 2 (3.33%) HTTPS
2 2 (3.33%) NFC
3 1 (1.67%) LDAP
3 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (10.00%) MySQL
3 4 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (6.67%) Big Data
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.33%) CouchDB
5 2 (3.33%) DB2
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (18.33%) Git (software)
2 10 (16.67%) Maven
3 6 (10.00%) Gradle
3 6 (10.00%) IntelliJ
3 6 (10.00%) JUnit
3 6 (10.00%) Subversion
4 5 (8.33%) Ant
4 5 (8.33%) JBehave
5 4 (6.67%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.33%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (3.33%) Toad
6 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.67%) AccuRev
7 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (21.67%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Banking
3 3 (5.00%) Marketing
4 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.67%) Front Office
5 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.00%) Web Services
2 16 (26.67%) HTML
2 16 (26.67%) Spring
3 14 (23.33%) CSS
4 10 (16.67%) RESTful
4 10 (16.67%) XML
5 9 (15.00%) HTML5
6 8 (13.33%) J2EE
6 8 (13.33%) JPA
7 7 (11.67%) Hibernate
8 6 (10.00%) Java EE
8 6 (10.00%) JSON
8 6 (10.00%) Scalatra
8 6 (10.00%) SOAP
9 5 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 5 (8.33%) REST
10 4 (6.67%) Spring MVC
11 3 (5.00%) Java SE
11 3 (5.00%) JDBC
11 3 (5.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (5.00%) EPoS
4 2 (3.33%) DTV
4 2 (3.33%) Equities
4 2 (3.33%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.67%) Derivative
5 1 (1.67%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.67%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.67%) STB
5 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.00%) Linux
2 6 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (8.33%) Android
3 5 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 4 (6.67%) Unix
5 3 (5.00%) Windows
6 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (20.00%) TDD
3 11 (18.33%) Web Development
4 10 (16.67%) Kanban
4 10 (16.67%) MVC
5 9 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (15.00%) Scrum
5 9 (15.00%) Web Application Development
6 8 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 7 (11.67%) Domain-Driven Design
8 6 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 6 (10.00%) Front End Development
8 6 (10.00%) Pair Programming
8 6 (10.00%) Refactoring
8 6 (10.00%) SOA
8 6 (10.00%) SOLID
9 5 (8.33%) Android Development
9 5 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.67%) Functional Testing
10 4 (6.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.67%) SQL
4 6 (10.00%) Python
5 5 (8.33%) C++
6 4 (6.67%) C
7 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.33%) ECMAScript
8 2 (3.33%) ES6
8 2 (3.33%) Jython
8 2 (3.33%) Perl
8 2 (3.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (1.67%) Lua
9 1 (1.67%) PHP
9 1 (1.67%) Ruby
9 1 (1.67%) Scala
9 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) Degree
3 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) OCA
4 1 (1.67%) OCAJ
4 1 (1.67%) OCP
4 1 (1.67%) OCPJP
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Control-M
1 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Oracle
2 6 (10.00%) New Relic
2 6 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.00%) Axway
4 2 (3.33%) Adobe
4 2 (3.33%) Apple
4 2 (3.33%) Google
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.67%) Murex
5 1 (1.67%) OpenText
5 1 (1.67%) Sun
5 1 (1.67%) Sybase