The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Consultant
Rank 592 584 565
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Java Consultant 35 14 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.028% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.029% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 19
Average daily rate £450 £573 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.39% +38.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £369 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £648 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £513 £425
% change year-on-year
-17.07% +20.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
Java Consultant
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
48697 48044 46983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.04% 94.77% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 32114 29627 29164
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1383 1932 1948
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Java Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Consultant in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 30 April 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +6 15 £450 -26.22% 9
South East -18 8 £475 -20.83% 4
North West - 6 £425 - 1
West Midlands - 5 £425 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £475 -
Java Consultant
UK

Java Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Java Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 69 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (23.19%) Mentoring
3 16 (23.19%) Oracle
4 13 (18.84%) ISO 9001
4 13 (18.84%) Internet
4 13 (18.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (17.39%) Jenkins
6 10 (14.49%) JBoss
6 10 (14.49%) C#
7 9 (13.04%) Billing
7 9 (13.04%) Telecoms
7 9 (13.04%) Finance
7 9 (13.04%) SQL
7 9 (13.04%) J2EE
7 9 (13.04%) Web Services
7 9 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (11.59%) Test Automation
8 8 (11.59%) Windows
8 8 (11.59%) SOA
8 8 (11.59%) TDD
9 7 (10.14%) Scrum
9 7 (10.14%) Python
9 7 (10.14%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (10.14%) Selenium
9 7 (10.14%) Spring
10 6 (8.70%) BDD
10 6 (8.70%) E-Commerce

Java Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Java Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (14.49%) JBoss
2 4 (5.80%) Confluence
2 4 (5.80%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.35%) Apache
3 3 (4.35%) Jetty
3 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.45%) Liferay
4 1 (1.45%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.45%) Mule
4 1 (1.45%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.84%) Internet
2 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.45%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.45%) SSH
3 1 (1.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (2.90%) Big Data
2 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.90%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.45%) MySQL
3 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 7 (10.14%) Selenium
3 5 (7.25%) Maven
4 4 (5.80%) Cucumber
4 4 (5.80%) FishEye
4 4 (5.80%) GitLab
4 4 (5.80%) WebDriver
5 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.35%) IntelliJ
5 3 (4.35%) SoapUI
5 3 (4.35%) Subversion
5 3 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.35%) VisualVM
6 2 (2.90%) Appium
6 2 (2.90%) CruiseControl
6 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.90%) JIRA
6 2 (2.90%) JUnit
6 2 (2.90%) NuGet
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (13.04%) Billing
1 9 (13.04%) Finance
1 9 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.25%) Banking
2 5 (7.25%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.35%) Games
4 1 (1.45%) Back Office
4 1 (1.45%) Electronics
4 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.04%) J2EE
1 9 (13.04%) Web Services
2 7 (10.14%) Spring
3 6 (8.70%) .NET
3 6 (8.70%) XML
4 5 (7.25%) JSP
4 5 (7.25%) Middleware
5 4 (5.80%) Hibernate
5 4 (5.80%) Servlets
5 4 (5.80%) SOAP
5 4 (5.80%) Taglibs
6 3 (4.35%) EJB
6 3 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (4.35%) XSD
6 3 (4.35%) XSLT
7 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.90%) HTML
7 2 (2.90%) HTML5
7 2 (2.90%) JMS
7 2 (2.90%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.35%) Online Games
4 2 (2.90%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.45%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.59%) Windows
2 6 (8.70%) Linux
3 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.90%) Unix
5 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (23.19%) Mentoring
3 9 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (11.59%) SOA
4 8 (11.59%) TDD
4 8 (11.59%) Test Automation
5 7 (10.14%) Scrum
6 6 (8.70%) BDD
6 6 (8.70%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.25%) DevOps
8 4 (5.80%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (5.80%) Migration
8 4 (5.80%) OO
8 4 (5.80%) SDLC
9 3 (4.35%) Concurrent Programming
9 3 (4.35%) Information Security
9 3 (4.35%) Memory Management
9 3 (4.35%) Open Source
9 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (14.49%) C#
3 9 (13.04%) SQL
4 7 (10.14%) Python
5 5 (7.25%) PL/SQL
5 5 (7.25%) Ruby
6 3 (4.35%) Perl
7 2 (2.90%) C
7 2 (2.90%) C++
7 2 (2.90%) F#
7 2 (2.90%) Groovy
7 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.45%) AWK
8 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.45%) sed
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.90%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) ISEB
2 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) CEH
3 1 (1.45%) CISA
3 1 (1.45%) CISM
3 1 (1.45%) CISSP
3 1 (1.45%) CRISC
3 1 (1.45%) GIAC
3 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.45%) PMP
3 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.84%) ISO 9001
1 13 (18.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Docker
1 1 (1.45%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (7.25%) Puppet
3 1 (1.45%) Ansible
3 1 (1.45%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.45%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (23.19%) Oracle
2 4 (5.80%) ATG
3 3 (4.35%) Atlassian
3 3 (4.35%) Perforce
3 3 (4.35%) Rally
4 2 (2.90%) F5
4 2 (2.90%) Sybase
5 1 (1.45%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.45%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.45%) HP
5 1 (1.45%) IBM
5 1 (1.45%) Informatica
5 1 (1.45%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.45%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.45%) SAP
5 1 (1.45%) Veracode
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