The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Java Consultant 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 Consultant
UK / England
Rank 535 561 551
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Java Consultant 42 30 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.066% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.069% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 18 20
Median daily rate £450 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £316 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £550 £550
% change year-on-year
-14.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £100.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Java Consultant in the job title.

Java Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Java Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Consultant across the England region.

Java Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

Java Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Java Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

Java Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Consultant across the England region.

Java Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

Java Consultant
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 Consultant 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
London +18 25 £450 +1.40% 5
South East +22 8 £600 +83.20% 2
North West +12 3 £530 -3.63%
South West - 3 £413 - 1
East of England +5 1 £500 +5.26% 2
West Midlands -7 1 £470 +63.47%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Java Consultant
UK

Java Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Java Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 74 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (28.38%) Finance
2 21 (28.38%) HTML
3 19 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
5 17 (22.97%) Spring
6 16 (21.62%) CSS
6 16 (21.62%) XML
7 15 (20.27%) Linux
8 14 (18.92%) DevOps
9 13 (17.57%) Python
9 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
9 13 (17.57%) Hadoop
10 12 (16.22%) Bash Shell
10 12 (16.22%) Oracle
10 12 (16.22%) SQL
11 11 (14.86%) Web Services
11 11 (14.86%) TDD
11 11 (14.86%) Banking
12 10 (13.51%) Unix
13 9 (12.16%) Scrum
13 9 (12.16%) TCP/IP
13 9 (12.16%) JSP
13 9 (12.16%) J2EE
13 9 (12.16%) Security Cleared
13 9 (12.16%) Ansible
14 8 (10.81%) SC Cleared
14 8 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (10.81%) HTTP
14 8 (10.81%) SOA

Java Consultant 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 5 (6.76%) Tomcat
1 5 (6.76%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.41%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.05%) Apache
3 3 (4.05%) Apache Spark
3 3 (4.05%) Confluence
3 3 (4.05%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.05%) JBoss
4 2 (2.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.35%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.35%) Documentum
5 1 (1.35%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.35%) JCAPS
5 1 (1.35%) Liferay
5 1 (1.35%) Mule
5 1 (1.35%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.35%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.05%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (4.05%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.70%) GitHub
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.70%) PaaS
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.35%) Datadog
4 1 (1.35%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.35%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) TCP/IP
2 8 (10.81%) HTTP
3 6 (8.11%) ICMP
3 6 (8.11%) SSH
4 3 (4.05%) Firewall
4 3 (4.05%) SSL
5 1 (1.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) Hadoop
2 7 (9.46%) Big Data
3 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.05%) HBase
5 3 (4.05%) MySQL
6 2 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.70%) DB2
6 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.35%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.35%) Impala
7 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.35%) Redis
7 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.35%) Sqoop
7 1 (1.35%) Squirro
Development Applications
1 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.11%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.76%) JIRA
4 4 (5.41%) Cucumber
4 4 (5.41%) Selenium
4 4 (5.41%) Subversion
5 3 (4.05%) Maven
6 2 (2.70%) Ant
6 2 (2.70%) Artifactory
6 2 (2.70%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.70%) JUnit
6 2 (2.70%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.35%) Bazaar
7 1 (1.35%) Gerrit
7 1 (1.35%) GitLab
7 1 (1.35%) Gradle
7 1 (1.35%) gulp
7 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.35%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 21 (28.38%) Finance
2 11 (14.86%) Banking
3 3 (4.05%) Electronics
3 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.05%) Marketing
3 3 (4.05%) Publishing
3 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.35%) Advertising
5 1 (1.35%) Back Office
5 1 (1.35%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.35%) French Language
5 1 (1.35%) Front Office
5 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.38%) HTML
2 17 (22.97%) Spring
3 16 (21.62%) CSS
3 16 (21.62%) XML
4 11 (14.86%) Web Services
5 9 (12.16%) J2EE
5 9 (12.16%) JSP
6 7 (9.46%) .NET
6 7 (9.46%) Hibernate
6 7 (9.46%) REST
7 6 (8.11%) CSS3
7 6 (8.11%) HTML5
7 6 (8.11%) RESTful
7 6 (8.11%) XSLT
8 5 (6.76%) Java EE
8 5 (6.76%) SAML
9 4 (5.41%) AngularJS
9 4 (5.41%) SOAP
9 4 (5.41%) Struts
10 3 (4.05%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.05%) Clustering
3 2 (2.70%) Informatics
3 2 (2.70%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.35%) Fintech
4 1 (1.35%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.35%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (1.35%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.27%) Linux
2 10 (13.51%) Unix
3 7 (9.46%) CentOS
4 6 (8.11%) Debian
4 6 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (8.11%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.05%) Windows
6 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.92%) DevOps
3 11 (14.86%) TDD
4 9 (12.16%) Scrum
5 8 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (10.81%) SOA
6 7 (9.46%) Open Source
7 6 (8.11%) Configuration Management
7 6 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (8.11%) Migration
7 6 (8.11%) Prototyping
7 6 (8.11%) Software Architecture
7 6 (8.11%) Wealth Management
8 5 (6.76%) Microservices
8 5 (6.76%) UML
9 4 (5.41%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.41%) OO
9 4 (5.41%) Software Delivery
9 4 (5.41%) Translating Business Requirements
9 4 (5.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
3 13 (17.57%) Python
4 12 (16.22%) Bash Shell
4 12 (16.22%) SQL
5 7 (9.46%) Groovy
6 5 (6.76%) Perl
7 4 (5.41%) Ruby
7 4 (5.41%) Scala
8 3 (4.05%) C
8 3 (4.05%) C#
9 2 (2.70%) F#
9 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.35%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.35%) Clojure
10 1 (1.35%) COBOL
10 1 (1.35%) Go
10 1 (1.35%) PHP
10 1 (1.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.81%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.76%) Degree
4 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) Docker
2 1 (1.35%) HDFS
2 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) Ansible
2 6 (8.11%) SELinux
3 5 (6.76%) Puppet
4 3 (4.05%) Terraform
5 2 (2.70%) Chronos
5 2 (2.70%) Graphite
5 2 (2.70%) Kibana
5 2 (2.70%) Marathon
5 2 (2.70%) Mesos
5 2 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.35%) CA Endevor
6 1 (1.35%) Oozie
6 1 (1.35%) OpenAM
6 1 (1.35%) OpenSSO
6 1 (1.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (16.22%) Oracle
2 6 (8.11%) Adobe
3 4 (5.41%) IBM
3 4 (5.41%) SAP
4 3 (4.05%) Atlassian
4 3 (4.05%) hybris
5 2 (2.70%) Cloudera
5 2 (2.70%) Splunk
6 1 (1.35%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.35%) Charles River
6 1 (1.35%) ESRI
6 1 (1.35%) FatWire
6 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.35%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.35%) Misys
6 1 (1.35%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.35%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.35%) Sybase
6 1 (1.35%) Vignette