The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Application Developer
Rank 554 508 561
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +53
Contract jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 17 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.030% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.032% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 4
Average daily rate £348 £320 £506
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.59% -36.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £293 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £335 £556
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £281 £290
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -3.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47289 40554 51511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.32% 92.75% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 29337 23812 29012
Average daily rate £395 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1917 2075 2421
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Java Applications Developer
UK

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -11 7 £288 -
London -21 7 £449 +40.23%
Yorkshire - - - - 1
North West - - - -
South West - - - - 1
East of England - - - -
Java Applications Developer
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Java Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (77.27%) SQL
3 13 (59.09%) XML
4 12 (54.55%) J2EE
4 12 (54.55%) Spring
5 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 8 (36.36%) Web Services
6 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (36.36%) JSON
7 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
8 6 (27.27%) Web Application Development
8 6 (27.27%) OO
8 6 (27.27%) HTML
9 5 (22.73%) VB
9 5 (22.73%) JSP
9 5 (22.73%) SOAP
9 5 (22.73%) Sage
9 5 (22.73%) JSF
9 5 (22.73%) VB6
10 3 (13.64%) JIRA
10 3 (13.64%) TDD
10 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
10 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
10 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
11 2 (9.09%) Confluence
11 2 (9.09%) Mockito
11 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
11 2 (9.09%) Selenium
11 2 (9.09%) GWT
11 2 (9.09%) Scrum

Java Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 2 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) Mockito
2 2 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (4.55%) JUnit
3 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.55%) ClearCase
3 1 (4.55%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Maven
3 1 (4.55%) TestNG
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) JProfiler
3 1 (4.55%) DbUnit
General
1 2 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) XML
2 12 (54.55%) J2EE
2 12 (54.55%) Spring
3 8 (36.36%) Web Services
3 8 (36.36%) JSON
4 6 (27.27%) HTML
5 5 (22.73%) JSP
5 5 (22.73%) SOAP
5 5 (22.73%) JSF
6 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
7 2 (9.09%) GWT
7 2 (9.09%) Java EE
7 2 (9.09%) .NET
8 1 (4.55%) CSS
8 1 (4.55%) Middleware
8 1 (4.55%) jBPM
8 1 (4.55%) WinForms
8 1 (4.55%) jQuery
8 1 (4.55%) OAuth
8 1 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.55%) Equities
1 1 (4.55%) Online Games
1 1 (4.55%) Open Source
1 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
3 6 (27.27%) Web Application Development
3 6 (27.27%) OO
4 3 (13.64%) TDD
4 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 2 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) SOA
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.55%) RAD
6 1 (4.55%) MVC
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Web Development
6 1 (4.55%) Business Development
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) Use Case
6 1 (4.55%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (4.55%) Game Development
6 1 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (77.27%) SQL
3 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (22.73%) VB
4 5 (22.73%) VB6
5 2 (9.09%) C
5 2 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (4.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Sage
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) JBoss
2 1 (4.55%) Google
2 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.55%) Facebook
2 1 (4.55%) Twitter
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