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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Application Developer
Rank 600 585 556
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 29 30 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.058% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.061% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 22
Median daily rate £475 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £503 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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
47309 49013 46162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.82% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31081 31699 28498
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1424 1848 1899
Median hourly rate £17.31 £16.83 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +4 11 £425 -1.44% 1
North West - 8 £475 - 1
South West +6 4 £400 -5.88%
South East +2 3 £293 -7.14%
East of England +18 1 £475 -
East Midlands -2 1 £343 +5.53%
West Midlands - 1 £400 -
Java Applications Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 65 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (40.00%) Web Services
4 22 (33.85%) Spring
5 20 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 17 (26.15%) Kanban
7 16 (24.62%) RESTful
7 16 (24.62%) JSON
7 16 (24.62%) J2EE
7 16 (24.62%) Finance
8 15 (23.08%) HTML
8 15 (23.08%) XML
9 14 (21.54%) Linux
10 13 (20.00%) CSS
10 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 12 (18.46%) SOAP
11 12 (18.46%) Security Cleared
12 11 (16.92%) Integration Testing
12 11 (16.92%) BDD
12 11 (16.92%) JDBC
12 11 (16.92%) TDD
13 10 (15.38%) AOP
13 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
13 10 (15.38%) WSDL
13 10 (15.38%) JAXB
13 10 (15.38%) Git (software)
13 10 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (15.38%) JAX-WS
13 10 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
13 10 (15.38%) Waterfall

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 8 (12.31%) JBoss
2 5 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.15%) Apache
4 3 (4.62%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.54%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.54%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.54%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.54%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.54%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.77%) Internet
2 1 (1.54%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.54%) Firewall
2 1 (1.54%) HTTP
2 1 (1.54%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.54%) Intranet
2 1 (1.54%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.54%) LDAP
2 1 (1.54%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.62%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (4.62%) MySQL
4 2 (3.08%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (3.08%) Big Data
4 2 (3.08%) CouchDB
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.54%) KDB
5 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.77%) JBehave
2 7 (10.77%) JUnit
3 6 (9.23%) Gradle
3 6 (9.23%) IntelliJ
4 4 (6.15%) Maven
5 3 (4.62%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.54%) Ant
7 1 (1.54%) ERwin
7 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.54%) Mockito
7 1 (1.54%) Moq
7 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (24.62%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Banking
2 2 (3.08%) Marketing
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
3 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (40.00%) Web Services
2 22 (33.85%) Spring
3 16 (24.62%) J2EE
3 16 (24.62%) JSON
3 16 (24.62%) RESTful
4 15 (23.08%) HTML
4 15 (23.08%) XML
5 13 (20.00%) CSS
6 12 (18.46%) SOAP
7 11 (16.92%) JDBC
8 10 (15.38%) JAXB
8 10 (15.38%) JAX-WS
8 10 (15.38%) WSDL
9 8 (12.31%) AngularJS
9 8 (12.31%) HTML5
10 6 (9.23%) Dropwizard
10 6 (9.23%) Hystrix
10 6 (9.23%) Scalatra
11 5 (7.69%) Hibernate
11 5 (7.69%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (6.15%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.08%) EPoS
4 1 (1.54%) Clustering
4 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.54%) Derivative
4 1 (1.54%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.54%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.54%) Physics
4 1 (1.54%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.54%) Linux
2 7 (10.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.08%) Android
3 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.08%) Unix
3 2 (3.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.15%) Kanban
3 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 11 (16.92%) BDD
4 11 (16.92%) Integration Testing
4 11 (16.92%) TDD
5 10 (15.38%) AOP
5 10 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
5 10 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 9 (13.85%) MVC
6 9 (13.85%) Scrum
7 8 (12.31%) Domain-Driven Design
7 8 (12.31%) SOA
7 8 (12.31%) Web Application Development
8 7 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.77%) Front End Development
9 6 (9.23%) Functional Testing
9 6 (9.23%) Refactoring
9 6 (9.23%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.23%) SQL
4 2 (3.08%) C
4 2 (3.08%) C#
4 2 (3.08%) C++
4 2 (3.08%) ECMAScript
4 2 (3.08%) ES6
4 2 (3.08%) PHP
4 2 (3.08%) Python
5 1 (1.54%) Lua
5 1 (1.54%) Perl
5 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (18.46%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.77%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.23%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) Degree
4 1 (1.54%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SDET
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (1.54%) HP Fortify
1 1 (1.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (10.77%) Oracle
1 7 (10.77%) Red Hat
2 6 (9.23%) New Relic
3 3 (4.62%) Axway
4 2 (3.08%) Perforce
5 1 (1.54%) Apple
5 1 (1.54%) CA
5 1 (1.54%) Google
5 1 (1.54%) HP
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.54%) TIBCO