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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Consultant
Rank 590 620 585
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -35
Contract jobs requiring a Java Consultant 36 31 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.059% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.062% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 10
Median daily rate £450 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £353 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £550 £384
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +43.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
46540 50073 48926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 95.00% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30705 32541 30337
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1499 1918 1984
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.50 £37.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 25 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 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 +13 23 £550 +22.22% 6
South East +27 8 £425 +6.25%
North West +11 4 £425 -22.72%
West Midlands - 1 £375 - 1
Java Consultant
UK

Java Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 69 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (40.58%) Oracle
3 26 (37.68%) Finance
4 17 (24.64%) SQL
5 15 (21.74%) HTML
5 15 (21.74%) Banking
6 14 (20.29%) TDD
7 13 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (18.84%) J2EE
7 13 (18.84%) Web Services
7 13 (18.84%) JSP
8 12 (17.39%) CSS
9 11 (15.94%) XML
9 11 (15.94%) Spring
10 10 (14.49%) IBM
10 10 (14.49%) Java EE
11 9 (13.04%) JBoss
11 9 (13.04%) Tomcat
11 9 (13.04%) JMS
11 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
12 8 (11.59%) Migration
12 8 (11.59%) WebLogic
12 8 (11.59%) .NET
12 8 (11.59%) WebSphere
12 8 (11.59%) DevOps
13 7 (10.14%) Unix
13 7 (10.14%) Windows
13 7 (10.14%) Back Office
13 7 (10.14%) Scrum
14 6 (8.70%) Log4j

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 9 (13.04%) JBoss
1 9 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 8 (11.59%) WebLogic
2 8 (11.59%) WebSphere
3 6 (8.70%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.90%) Apache
5 2 (2.90%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (2.90%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.45%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.45%) Confluence
6 1 (1.45%) Documentum
6 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.45%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.45%) OpenCms
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.45%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.45%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.45%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.45%) PaaS
3 1 (1.45%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) BIG-IP
1 2 (2.90%) SSH
1 2 (2.90%) SSL
2 1 (1.45%) FTP
2 1 (1.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) DB2
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.90%) Big Data
4 2 (2.90%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Log4j
2 4 (5.80%) Cucumber
2 4 (5.80%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.80%) JUnit
2 4 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.35%) JIRA
3 3 (4.35%) Maven
3 3 (4.35%) SpecFlow
3 3 (4.35%) Subversion
4 2 (2.90%) CruiseControl
4 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.90%) NuGet
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (2.90%) Selenium
4 2 (2.90%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.45%) JBehave
5 1 (1.45%) Mockito
5 1 (1.45%) SoapUI
General
1 26 (37.68%) Finance
2 15 (21.74%) Banking
3 7 (10.14%) Back Office
4 5 (7.25%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.90%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.90%) Front Office
5 2 (2.90%) Retail
6 1 (1.45%) Advertising
6 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.74%) HTML
2 13 (18.84%) J2EE
2 13 (18.84%) JSP
2 13 (18.84%) Web Services
3 12 (17.39%) CSS
4 11 (15.94%) Spring
4 11 (15.94%) XML
5 10 (14.49%) Java EE
6 9 (13.04%) JMS
7 8 (11.59%) .NET
8 6 (8.70%) Hibernate
9 5 (7.25%) CSS3
9 5 (7.25%) HTML5
9 5 (7.25%) SAML
9 5 (7.25%) XSLT
10 3 (4.35%) AngularJS
10 3 (4.35%) Apache Camel
11 2 (2.90%) Gherkin
11 2 (2.90%) Murex MxML
11 2 (2.90%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.90%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.45%) Fintech
4 1 (1.45%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.45%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.45%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.14%) Unix
1 7 (10.14%) Windows
2 6 (8.70%) Linux
3 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.90%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.29%) TDD
2 13 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.59%) DevOps
3 8 (11.59%) Migration
4 7 (10.14%) Scrum
5 6 (8.70%) Web Development
6 5 (7.25%) OO
6 5 (7.25%) Open Source
6 5 (7.25%) SOA
7 4 (5.80%) BDD
7 4 (5.80%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.80%) ITIL
7 4 (5.80%) Software Architecture
7 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.80%) Wealth Management
8 3 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.35%) UML
8 3 (4.35%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (24.64%) SQL
3 5 (7.25%) C#
3 5 (7.25%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.80%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.90%) F#
6 1 (1.45%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.45%) C
6 1 (1.45%) COBOL
6 1 (1.45%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (1.45%) Groovy
6 1 (1.45%) Perl
6 1 (1.45%) Python
6 1 (1.45%) Ruby
6 1 (1.45%) Scala
6 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.45%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) ISEB
3 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) SDET
3 1 (1.45%) ISO20022
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) Docker
2 1 (1.45%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) Ansible
1 3 (4.35%) Puppet
2 2 (2.90%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (40.58%) Oracle
2 10 (14.49%) IBM
3 6 (8.70%) Misys
4 3 (4.35%) hybris
4 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.90%) F5
5 2 (2.90%) Informatica
5 2 (2.90%) Murex
5 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.90%) SAP
6 1 (1.45%) Adobe
6 1 (1.45%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.45%) Charles River
6 1 (1.45%) Endeca
6 1 (1.45%) FatWire
6 1 (1.45%) New Relic
6 1 (1.45%) Splunk
6 1 (1.45%) Sybase
6 1 (1.45%) Talend
6 1 (1.45%) Vignette