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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Application Developer
UK / England
Rank 552 561 548
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 25 30 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.066% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.069% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 23
Median daily rate £425 £420 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £350 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +15.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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
39259 43355 43155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.94% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25755 27927 27633
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1348 1585 1746
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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
North West +16 5 £425 +7.93%
South West +16 5 £438 - 1
London +6 5 £340 -34.92% 2
South East +14 4 £525 +25.00%
East Midlands - 4 - -
East of England 0 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 £338 -
Java Applications Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 49 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (55.10%) JavaScript
3 18 (36.73%) HTML
3 18 (36.73%) Spring
4 16 (32.65%) SQL
5 14 (28.57%) CSS
5 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (26.53%) Hibernate
6 13 (26.53%) J2EE
7 12 (24.49%) XML
7 12 (24.49%) TDD
7 12 (24.49%) Maven
8 11 (22.45%) Scrum
8 11 (22.45%) Finance
8 11 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
9 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
10 9 (18.37%) Web Services
11 8 (16.33%) Oracle
11 8 (16.33%) Windows
11 8 (16.33%) Subversion
11 8 (16.33%) Open Source
11 8 (16.33%) jQuery
11 8 (16.33%) Mobile App
12 7 (14.29%) BDD
12 7 (14.29%) Eclipse
12 7 (14.29%) SOAP
13 6 (12.24%) JSP
13 6 (12.24%) XSLT
13 6 (12.24%) Change Control

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 4 (8.16%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.12%) Apache
3 2 (4.08%) JBoss
4 1 (2.04%) Alfresco
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) TestFlight
2 2 (4.08%) SaaS
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) Google Play
3 1 (2.04%) iTunes
3 1 (2.04%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) Intranet
2 1 (2.04%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.20%) DB2
2 5 (10.20%) DB2 UDB
2 5 (10.20%) SQLite
3 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.04%) KDB
5 1 (2.04%) Kdb+
5 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.04%) MySQL
5 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.04%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Maven
2 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
3 8 (16.33%) Subversion
4 7 (14.29%) Eclipse
5 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
6 5 (10.20%) Ant
6 5 (10.20%) JIRA
6 5 (10.20%) JUnit
7 4 (8.16%) Android Studio
7 4 (8.16%) CocoaPods
7 4 (8.16%) Mockito
7 4 (8.16%) Xcode
8 3 (6.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (6.12%) Cucumber
8 3 (6.12%) jMock
9 2 (4.08%) Selenium
10 1 (2.04%) Checkstyle
10 1 (2.04%) IntelliJ
10 1 (2.04%) Mercurial
10 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.73%) HTML
1 18 (36.73%) Spring
2 14 (28.57%) CSS
3 13 (26.53%) Hibernate
3 13 (26.53%) J2EE
4 12 (24.49%) XML
5 9 (18.37%) Web Services
6 8 (16.33%) jQuery
7 7 (14.29%) SOAP
8 6 (12.24%) JSP
8 6 (12.24%) XSLT
9 5 (10.20%) Apache Flex
9 5 (10.20%) JSON
9 5 (10.20%) RESTful
9 5 (10.20%) Struts
9 5 (10.20%) Struts2
9 5 (10.20%) UDDI
9 5 (10.20%) WSDL
9 5 (10.20%) XHTML
9 5 (10.20%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.16%) iPhone
4 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.04%) Equities
5 1 (2.04%) Fintech
5 1 (2.04%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.04%) Index Arbitrage
5 1 (2.04%) Life Science
5 1 (2.04%) NHS
5 1 (2.04%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.04%) TWAP
5 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.04%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Windows
2 5 (10.20%) Android
2 5 (10.20%) Apple iOS
2 5 (10.20%) Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Mac OS X
4 3 (6.12%) Unix
5 1 (2.04%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.49%) TDD
3 11 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (22.45%) Scrum
4 8 (16.33%) Open Source
5 7 (14.29%) BDD
6 6 (12.24%) Change Control
7 5 (10.20%) Android Development
7 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
7 5 (10.20%) iOS Development
7 5 (10.20%) MVC
7 5 (10.20%) Performance Testing
8 4 (8.16%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (8.16%) OO
8 4 (8.16%) UML
8 4 (8.16%) Unit Testing
8 4 (8.16%) Web Development
9 3 (6.12%) Build Automation
9 3 (6.12%) Migration
9 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (55.10%) JavaScript
3 16 (32.65%) SQL
4 5 (10.20%) Objective-C
5 4 (8.16%) Apple Swift
6 3 (6.12%) C#
6 3 (6.12%) C++
7 2 (4.08%) Python
8 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.04%) VB
8 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.04%) VB6
8 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.24%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (10.20%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) Degree
5 1 (2.04%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.04%) MiFID
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) Docker
2 1 (2.04%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) HP Fortify
2 1 (2.04%) Ansible
2 1 (2.04%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.08%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) Alteryx
4 1 (2.04%) CA
4 1 (2.04%) Google
4 1 (2.04%) ILOG
4 1 (2.04%) Kony
4 1 (2.04%) OpenText
4 1 (2.04%) SAP
4 1 (2.04%) Sun
4 1 (2.04%) Xamarin