The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Application Developer
Rank 566 567 554
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 12 2 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.004% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.004% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 5
Average daily rate
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£320 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £350 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Java Applications Developer
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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
47557 44759 49184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.01% 92.80% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27372 28112
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1907 1958 2441
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 8 £425 -
South West - 2 £285 -
South East +5 1 - - 1
North West - - - -
Java Applications Developer
UK

Java Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 18 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) Spring
3 8 (44.44%) Hibernate
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 7 (38.89%) TDD
4 7 (38.89%) Maven
5 6 (33.33%) Web Application Development
6 5 (27.78%) RESTful
6 5 (27.78%) Banking
6 5 (27.78%) Web Services
6 5 (27.78%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) MVC
7 4 (22.22%) XML
7 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
8 3 (16.67%) BDD
8 3 (16.67%) Hudson
8 3 (16.67%) REST
8 3 (16.67%) J2EE
8 3 (16.67%) HTML
8 3 (16.67%) SOAP
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle
8 3 (16.67%) SOA
8 3 (16.67%) JSON
9 2 (11.11%) Spring MVC
9 2 (11.11%) Subversion
9 2 (11.11%) Degree
9 2 (11.11%) Spring Security
9 2 (11.11%) GWT
9 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering

Java Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (11.11%) Node.js
1 2 (11.11%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.56%) WordPress
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) Drupal
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) GitHub
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Maven
2 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 3 (16.67%) Hudson
4 2 (11.11%) Subversion
5 1 (5.56%) TestNG
5 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.56%) DbUnit
5 1 (5.56%) PHPUnit
5 1 (5.56%) Mockito
5 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.56%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (5.56%) JUnit
5 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (27.78%) Banking
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) Spring
2 8 (44.44%) Hibernate
3 5 (27.78%) RESTful
3 5 (27.78%) Web Services
4 4 (22.22%) XML
5 3 (16.67%) REST
5 3 (16.67%) J2EE
5 3 (16.67%) HTML
5 3 (16.67%) SOAP
5 3 (16.67%) JSON
6 2 (11.11%) Spring MVC
6 2 (11.11%) Spring Security
6 2 (11.11%) GWT
6 2 (11.11%) XSD
6 2 (11.11%) HTML5
7 1 (5.56%) OAuth
7 1 (5.56%) JFace
7 1 (5.56%) JDBC
7 1 (5.56%) JSP
7 1 (5.56%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) TDD
3 6 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 4 (22.22%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) BDD
5 3 (16.67%) SOA
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming
6 2 (11.11%) RAD
6 2 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) Functional Programming
7 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.56%) User Stories
7 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.56%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (5.56%) Game Development
7 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.11%) Scala
4 1 (5.56%) VB
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) VB6
4 1 (5.56%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Facebook
2 1 (5.56%) Twitter
2 1 (5.56%) Sage
2 1 (5.56%) Zend
2 1 (5.56%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) Green Hills