The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 41 51 62
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 2219 1838 1502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.43% 3.67% 3.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.67% 3.87% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1714 1325 1116
Median daily rate £463 £438 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -1.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £647
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 11
Median hourly rate £39.13 £39.30 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.44% +9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.95 £35.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.75 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.13 £40.60 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-3.63% +12.77%
Java 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
47502 47488 45467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.71% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 31380 29845 28550
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median 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 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1349 1884 1941
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Java 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 Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 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 -2 1109 £525 +5.00% 327
South East +43 326 £450 +12.50% 63
Yorkshire +25 236 £425 +13.33% 56
North West +15 177 £400 - 61
South West 0 128 £375 -6.25% 47
East of England +5 96 £400 +6.52% 33
West Midlands +38 81 £400 +23.07% 14
East Midlands -5 33 £356 -3.71% 6
North East -47 33 £450 +40.62% 10
Midlands -2 2 - -
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Java 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 Developer in the job title.

1 4403 (99.98%) Java
2 2603 (59.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1956 (44.41%) Spring
4 1676 (38.06%) TDD
5 1272 (28.88%) JavaScript
6 1102 (25.02%) HTML
7 1034 (23.48%) Web Services
8 1018 (23.12%) Scrum
9 946 (21.48%) Hibernate
10 932 (21.16%) REST
11 925 (21.00%) Finance
12 859 (19.50%) Oracle
13 857 (19.46%) SQL
14 805 (18.28%) CSS
15 736 (16.71%) Linux
15 736 (16.71%) Maven
16 735 (16.69%) J2EE
17 725 (16.46%) BDD
18 673 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
19 650 (14.76%) Banking
20 644 (14.62%) Git (software)
21 642 (14.58%) XML
22 624 (14.17%) JUnit
23 596 (13.53%) RESTful
24 552 (12.53%) Jenkins
25 536 (12.17%) AngularJS
26 531 (12.06%) Pair Programming
27 508 (11.53%) OO
28 504 (11.44%) Scala
29 498 (11.31%) Unix

Java 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
1 427 (9.70%) Tomcat
2 346 (7.86%) JBoss
3 256 (5.81%) Node.js
4 244 (5.54%) Apache
5 173 (3.93%) WebLogic
6 170 (3.86%) WebSphere
7 103 (2.34%) Jetty
8 88 (2.00%) Apache Spark
8 88 (2.00%) Confluence
9 78 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
10 77 (1.75%) Oracle Coherence
11 64 (1.45%) CMS
12 52 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
13 51 (1.16%) Mule
14 43 (0.98%) nginx
15 39 (0.89%) GlassFish
16 34 (0.77%) Cloud Foundry
17 23 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 23 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
18 22 (0.50%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 18 (0.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.091%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.068%) MS Office
4 2 (0.045%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.045%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.023%) GIMP
5 1 (0.023%) Weka
Business Applications
1 44 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 24 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
3 18 (0.41%) ION MarketView
4 16 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
5 10 (0.23%) RMDS
6 8 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
6 8 (0.18%) OpenText Process Suite
7 5 (0.11%) Summit
8 4 (0.091%) BigMachines
8 4 (0.091%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.045%) Maximo
9 2 (0.045%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 2 (0.045%) Revive Adserver
10 1 (0.023%) Adobe Campaign
10 1 (0.023%) Endur
10 1 (0.023%) Loan IQ
10 1 (0.023%) MetaTrader
10 1 (0.023%) Murex MxG2000
10 1 (0.023%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.023%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 282 (6.40%) Amazon AWS
2 110 (2.50%) GitHub
3 55 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
4 48 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 25 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
6 22 (0.50%) Amazon S3
6 22 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (0.50%) PaaS
7 21 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
8 20 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
8 20 (0.45%) SaaS
9 19 (0.43%) Google App Engine
10 18 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
10 18 (0.41%) Google Analytics
11 15 (0.34%) Heroku
12 12 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
13 11 (0.25%) Bluemix
14 10 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 5 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 3 (0.068%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 288 (6.54%) HTTP
2 70 (1.59%) TCP/IP
3 56 (1.27%) Internet
4 35 (0.79%) SSL
5 24 (0.54%) Network Security
6 22 (0.50%) LDAP
7 15 (0.34%) SNMP
8 13 (0.30%) SAN
9 8 (0.18%) HTTPS
10 6 (0.14%) AMQP
10 6 (0.14%) tcpdump
11 4 (0.091%) Firewall
11 4 (0.091%) FTP
11 4 (0.091%) SSH
12 3 (0.068%) DNS
13 2 (0.045%) Bluetooth
13 2 (0.045%) Intranet
13 2 (0.045%) Kerberos
13 2 (0.045%) NFC
13 2 (0.045%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 495 (11.24%) NoSQL
2 431 (9.79%) MongoDB
3 346 (7.86%) Relational Database
4 328 (7.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 279 (6.34%) MySQL
6 262 (5.95%) SQL Server
7 214 (4.86%) Hadoop
8 202 (4.59%) Oracle Database
9 177 (4.02%) PostgreSQL
10 168 (3.81%) Big Data
11 107 (2.43%) RDBMS
12 106 (2.41%) Neo4j
13 69 (1.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 68 (1.54%) Apache Hive
15 48 (1.09%) DB2
16 45 (1.02%) Hazelcast
17 43 (0.98%) HBase
18 40 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
19 36 (0.82%) Redis
20 34 (0.77%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 736 (16.71%) Maven
2 644 (14.62%) Git (software)
3 624 (14.17%) JUnit
4 552 (12.53%) Jenkins
5 383 (8.70%) Subversion
6 326 (7.40%) Cucumber
7 302 (6.86%) JIRA
8 285 (6.47%) Mockito
9 279 (6.34%) Eclipse
10 209 (4.75%) Selenium
11 179 (4.06%) Gradle
12 177 (4.02%) Ant
13 94 (2.13%) IntelliJ
14 81 (1.84%) JMeter
15 75 (1.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 70 (1.59%) Hudson
17 63 (1.43%) TeamCity
18 58 (1.32%) JBehave
19 56 (1.27%) SoapUI
20 43 (0.98%) Spock
General
1 925 (21.00%) Finance
2 650 (14.76%) Banking
3 308 (6.99%) Front Office
4 225 (5.11%) Investment Banking
5 136 (3.09%) Retail
6 93 (2.11%) Marketing
7 86 (1.95%) Telecoms
8 66 (1.50%) Games
9 58 (1.32%) Manufacturing
10 45 (1.02%) Electronics
11 34 (0.77%) Publishing
12 23 (0.52%) Back Office
12 23 (0.52%) Financial Institution
13 19 (0.43%) Retail Banking
14 17 (0.39%) Aerospace
15 15 (0.34%) Legal
16 13 (0.30%) Automotive
17 10 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (0.16%) Advertising
18 7 (0.16%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1956 (44.41%) Spring
2 1102 (25.02%) HTML
3 1034 (23.48%) Web Services
4 946 (21.48%) Hibernate
5 932 (21.16%) REST
6 805 (18.28%) CSS
7 735 (16.69%) J2EE
8 642 (14.58%) XML
9 596 (13.53%) RESTful
10 536 (12.17%) AngularJS
11 484 (10.99%) HTML5
12 474 (10.76%) SOAP
13 422 (9.58%) JSON
14 323 (7.33%) jQuery
15 290 (6.58%) Java EE
16 282 (6.40%) JMS
17 247 (5.61%) JSP
18 240 (5.45%) JPA
19 232 (5.27%) Spring MVC
20 223 (5.06%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 208 (4.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 189 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 154 (3.50%) Derivative
4 126 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 100 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
6 92 (2.09%) Fixed Income
7 86 (1.95%) Equities
8 68 (1.54%) Mobile App
9 63 (1.43%) User Experience
10 47 (1.07%) Algorithms
11 43 (0.98%) Mathematics
12 41 (0.93%) N-Tier
13 36 (0.82%) Data Structures
14 29 (0.66%) Digital Media
14 29 (0.66%) Fintech
15 27 (0.61%) Grid Computing
15 27 (0.61%) iPad
16 26 (0.59%) Equity Derivative
17 23 (0.52%) Visualisation
18 21 (0.48%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 736 (16.71%) Linux
2 498 (11.31%) Unix
3 132 (3.00%) Windows
4 100 (2.27%) Mac OS X
5 58 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 56 (1.27%) Android
7 26 (0.59%) Apple iOS
8 17 (0.39%) Solaris
9 15 (0.34%) Ubuntu
10 14 (0.32%) Windows Server
11 13 (0.30%) CentOS
12 12 (0.27%) Mac OS
13 7 (0.16%) AIX
14 4 (0.091%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.091%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.091%) zOS
15 3 (0.068%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.045%) SUSE
16 2 (0.045%) VMS
17 1 (0.023%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2603 (59.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1676 (38.06%) TDD
3 1018 (23.12%) Scrum
4 725 (16.46%) BDD
5 673 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
6 531 (12.06%) Pair Programming
7 508 (11.53%) OO
8 460 (10.45%) Multithreading
9 370 (8.40%) Software Engineering
10 367 (8.33%) Open Source
11 359 (8.15%) MVC
12 326 (7.40%) Kanban
12 326 (7.40%) Microservices
13 291 (6.61%) SDLC
14 289 (6.56%) Unit Testing
15 275 (6.24%) E-Commerce
16 252 (5.72%) SOA
17 247 (5.61%) Web Development
18 244 (5.54%) DevOps
19 243 (5.52%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 4403 (99.98%) Java
2 1272 (28.88%) JavaScript
3 857 (19.46%) SQL
4 504 (11.44%) Scala
5 302 (6.86%) Python
6 235 (5.34%) C#
7 203 (4.61%) PL/SQL
8 195 (4.43%) Ruby
9 179 (4.06%) Groovy
10 168 (3.81%) C++
11 109 (2.48%) C
12 100 (2.27%) PHP
13 76 (1.73%) Perl
14 69 (1.57%) Clojure
15 63 (1.43%) Shell Script
16 61 (1.39%) Bash Shell
17 31 (0.70%) Go
18 26 (0.59%) Jython
19 21 (0.48%) XPath
20 19 (0.43%) R
Qualifications
1 407 (9.24%) Security Cleared
2 231 (5.25%) Degree
3 208 (4.72%) SC Cleared
4 116 (2.63%) DV Cleared
5 42 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
5 42 (0.95%) Sun Certification
6 23 (0.52%) BC Cleared
7 15 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
8 13 (0.30%) ISEB
9 11 (0.25%) ISTQB
10 10 (0.23%) OCP
11 9 (0.20%) OCA
11 9 (0.20%) OCAJ
12 7 (0.16%) PhD
13 6 (0.14%) OCPJP
14 3 (0.068%) OCMJD
15 1 (0.023%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (2.41%) QA
2 43 (0.98%) Disclosure Scotland
3 17 (0.39%) SLA
4 10 (0.23%) ISO 14001
4 10 (0.23%) ISO 9001
5 9 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.068%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.045%) MiFID
8 1 (0.023%) FATCA
8 1 (0.023%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.023%) SDET
8 1 (0.023%) SEPA
8 1 (0.023%) WCAG
System Software
1 162 (3.68%) Docker
2 21 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 11 (0.25%) HDFS
5 10 (0.23%) vSphere
6 7 (0.16%) Apache Flume
6 7 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (0.11%) Varnish
8 4 (0.091%) Active Directory
8 4 (0.091%) Platform Symphony
9 3 (0.068%) iptables
10 2 (0.045%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.045%) GridGain
11 1 (0.023%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.023%) vCloud
11 1 (0.023%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 101 (2.29%) Puppet
2 21 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (0.45%) Kubernetes
4 17 (0.39%) Graphite
5 15 (0.34%) Ansible
5 15 (0.34%) Oozie
6 11 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (0.20%) logstash
8 8 (0.18%) BladeLogic
8 8 (0.18%) Control-M
9 7 (0.16%) Tivoli
10 6 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Management
11 5 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 4 (0.091%) MOM
12 4 (0.091%) Nagios
12 4 (0.091%) yum
13 3 (0.068%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 3 (0.068%) Hadoop YARN
13 3 (0.068%) Kibana
14 2 (0.045%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 859 (19.50%) Oracle
2 128 (2.91%) Google
3 108 (2.45%) IBM
4 100 (2.27%) Sybase
5 63 (1.43%) Red Hat
6 56 (1.27%) SAP
7 51 (1.16%) TIBCO
8 45 (1.02%) Atlassian
9 42 (0.95%) Adobe
9 42 (0.95%) Microsoft
10 33 (0.75%) ION Trading
10 33 (0.75%) VMware
11 28 (0.64%) hybris
11 28 (0.64%) WSO2
12 26 (0.59%) ATG
13 25 (0.57%) Calypso
13 25 (0.57%) DataSynapse
13 25 (0.57%) Murex
14 23 (0.52%) SOASTA, Inc
15 19 (0.43%) Sun
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