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 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 44 44 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 2208 2015 1756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.44% 3.87% 3.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.69% 4.08% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1713 1425 1258
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £618 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 12
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.75 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% +25.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.33 £22.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.50 £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £42.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-9.94% +25.73%
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
47082 49406 48378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 95.00% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 31049 32107 30018
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 £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1524 1896 1961
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 £45.00 £41.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 27 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 -11 1137 £513 +0.49% 339
South East +50 310 £466 +16.50% 47
Yorkshire +12 190 £425 +6.25% 49
North West +20 181 £425 - 61
South West +13 137 £375 -11.76% 29
East of England -17 92 £438 +13.63% 49
West Midlands +17 75 £400 +14.28% 17
North East -18 47 £373 -12.35% 8
East Midlands +2 40 £425 +30.76% 17
Midlands -7 2 £500 -
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 4430 (99.93%) Java
2 2658 (59.96%) Agile Software Development
3 1963 (44.28%) Spring
4 1547 (34.90%) TDD
5 1281 (28.90%) JavaScript
6 1051 (23.71%) HTML
7 1020 (23.01%) Scrum
8 953 (21.50%) REST
9 936 (21.11%) SQL
10 906 (20.44%) Hibernate
11 895 (20.19%) Web Services
12 869 (19.60%) Finance
13 809 (18.25%) CSS
13 809 (18.25%) Oracle
14 792 (17.87%) J2EE
15 742 (16.74%) BDD
16 732 (16.51%) Maven
17 710 (16.02%) Linux
18 709 (15.99%) Continuous Integration
18 709 (15.99%) AngularJS
19 701 (15.81%) JUnit
20 691 (15.59%) Git (software)
21 649 (14.64%) XML
22 639 (14.41%) RESTful
23 635 (14.32%) Scala
24 628 (14.17%) Jenkins
25 589 (13.29%) JSON
26 576 (12.99%) SOAP
27 562 (12.68%) HTML5
28 554 (12.50%) Banking

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
1 477 (10.76%) Tomcat
2 375 (8.46%) JBoss
3 247 (5.57%) WebSphere
4 225 (5.08%) Apache
5 212 (4.78%) WebLogic
6 199 (4.49%) Apache Spark
7 139 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
8 90 (2.03%) Confluence
9 78 (1.76%) Mule
10 77 (1.74%) CMS
11 75 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
12 68 (1.53%) Jetty
13 66 (1.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 55 (1.24%) nginx
15 51 (1.15%) Apache Solr
16 50 (1.13%) Cloud Foundry
16 50 (1.13%) Mule ESB
17 43 (0.97%) GlassFish
18 36 (0.81%) Oracle Coherence
19 28 (0.63%) Alfresco
Applications
1 24 (0.54%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.068%) MS Office
2 3 (0.068%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.045%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.045%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.023%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 41 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (0.29%) RMDS
3 10 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (0.16%) Summit
5 6 (0.14%) ION MarketView
6 5 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
7 4 (0.090%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (0.068%) BusinessWorks
8 3 (0.068%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.045%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 1 (0.023%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 1 (0.023%) Loan IQ
10 1 (0.023%) Murex MxG2000
10 1 (0.023%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.023%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.023%) Oracle General Ledger
10 1 (0.023%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 351 (7.92%) Amazon AWS
2 157 (3.54%) GitHub
3 126 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 79 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
5 65 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
6 37 (0.83%) Amazon S3
7 30 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
8 29 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
9 27 (0.61%) PaaS
10 21 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
11 17 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
12 16 (0.36%) SaaS
13 14 (0.32%) Google App Engine
14 11 (0.25%) Amazon Kinesis
14 11 (0.25%) Heroku
15 9 (0.20%) Bluemix
15 9 (0.20%) IBM Cloud
16 8 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 6 (0.14%) OpenShift
18 5 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 203 (4.58%) HTTP
2 52 (1.17%) Internet
3 33 (0.74%) LDAP
4 29 (0.65%) RTSP
5 24 (0.54%) MQTT
6 18 (0.41%) SSL
7 17 (0.38%) Network Security
8 16 (0.36%) Intranet
9 15 (0.34%) SNMP
10 14 (0.32%) AMQP
10 14 (0.32%) SSH
11 9 (0.20%) HTTPS
11 9 (0.20%) TCP/IP
12 8 (0.18%) Firewall
12 8 (0.18%) Unified Communications
13 4 (0.090%) FTP
13 4 (0.090%) Kerberos
14 2 (0.045%) DNS
14 2 (0.045%) LAN
14 2 (0.045%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 406 (9.16%) MongoDB
2 375 (8.46%) NoSQL
3 319 (7.20%) Relational Database
4 318 (7.17%) Hadoop
5 277 (6.25%) SQL Server
6 258 (5.82%) Big Data
7 251 (5.66%) MySQL
8 202 (4.56%) PostgreSQL
9 194 (4.38%) Oracle Database
10 168 (3.79%) Apache Cassandra
11 69 (1.56%) Apache Hive
12 68 (1.53%) HBase
12 68 (1.53%) RDBMS
13 58 (1.31%) DB2
14 55 (1.24%) Neo4j
14 55 (1.24%) Redis
15 43 (0.97%) Couchbase
16 41 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 32 (0.72%) Hazelcast
18 29 (0.65%) Impala
Development Applications
1 732 (16.51%) Maven
2 701 (15.81%) JUnit
3 691 (15.59%) Git (software)
4 628 (14.17%) Jenkins
5 334 (7.53%) Subversion
6 324 (7.31%) Cucumber
7 310 (6.99%) Eclipse
8 288 (6.50%) JIRA
9 260 (5.87%) Selenium
10 257 (5.80%) Mockito
11 217 (4.90%) Gradle
12 168 (3.79%) Ant
13 153 (3.45%) IntelliJ
14 90 (2.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 72 (1.62%) TeamCity
16 65 (1.47%) SoapUI
17 63 (1.42%) TestNG
18 61 (1.38%) Mercurial
18 61 (1.38%) Spock
19 59 (1.33%) JBehave
General
1 869 (19.60%) Finance
2 554 (12.50%) Banking
3 205 (4.62%) Front Office
4 193 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 162 (3.65%) Retail
6 84 (1.89%) Marketing
7 73 (1.65%) Telecoms
8 62 (1.40%) Manufacturing
9 60 (1.35%) Publishing
10 43 (0.97%) Financial Institution
11 41 (0.92%) Electronics
12 40 (0.90%) Games
13 31 (0.70%) Back Office
14 22 (0.50%) Automotive
15 20 (0.45%) Advertising
16 19 (0.43%) Law
17 12 (0.27%) Retail Banking
18 9 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
19 7 (0.16%) Music Industry
20 6 (0.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1963 (44.28%) Spring
2 1051 (23.71%) HTML
3 953 (21.50%) REST
4 906 (20.44%) Hibernate
5 895 (20.19%) Web Services
6 809 (18.25%) CSS
7 792 (17.87%) J2EE
8 709 (15.99%) AngularJS
9 649 (14.64%) XML
10 639 (14.41%) RESTful
11 589 (13.29%) JSON
12 576 (12.99%) SOAP
13 562 (12.68%) HTML5
14 350 (7.90%) jQuery
15 343 (7.74%) JSP
16 329 (7.42%) Java EE
17 310 (6.99%) Node.js
18 290 (6.54%) JMS
19 289 (6.52%) CSS3
20 286 (6.45%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 227 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
2 143 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 122 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
4 120 (2.71%) Derivative
5 116 (2.62%) Computer Science
6 91 (2.05%) Fixed Income
7 74 (1.67%) User Experience
8 64 (1.44%) Algorithms
9 59 (1.33%) Data Structures
10 46 (1.04%) Equities
11 45 (1.02%) Mobile App
12 42 (0.95%) Mathematics
13 36 (0.81%) Fintech
14 33 (0.74%) Data Integration
15 28 (0.63%) Blockchain
15 28 (0.63%) Video on Demand
16 26 (0.59%) Equity Derivative
17 25 (0.56%) Digital Media
17 25 (0.56%) Market Risk
17 25 (0.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 710 (16.02%) Linux
2 409 (9.23%) Unix
3 131 (2.96%) Windows
4 66 (1.49%) Android
5 39 (0.88%) Mac OS X
6 35 (0.79%) Apple iOS
6 35 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (0.56%) Ubuntu
8 19 (0.43%) Windows Server
9 14 (0.32%) Solaris
10 8 (0.18%) CentOS
11 6 (0.14%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.11%) AIX
12 5 (0.11%) Debian
12 5 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (0.090%) HPUX
13 4 (0.090%) zOS
14 3 (0.068%) VMS
14 3 (0.068%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.068%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2658 (59.96%) Agile Software Development
2 1547 (34.90%) TDD
3 1020 (23.01%) Scrum
4 742 (16.74%) BDD
5 709 (15.99%) Continuous Integration
6 495 (11.17%) OO
7 445 (10.04%) Microservices
8 437 (9.86%) Pair Programming
9 435 (9.81%) MVC
10 395 (8.91%) Software Engineering
11 385 (8.68%) Open Source
12 355 (8.01%) Kanban
13 328 (7.40%) Multithreading
14 296 (6.68%) DevOps
15 281 (6.34%) Web Development
16 279 (6.29%) E-Commerce
17 270 (6.09%) SOA
18 265 (5.98%) Unit Testing
19 188 (4.24%) Low Latency
20 175 (3.95%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 4430 (99.93%) Java
2 1281 (28.90%) JavaScript
3 936 (21.11%) SQL
4 635 (14.32%) Scala
5 312 (7.04%) Python
6 208 (4.69%) Groovy
7 205 (4.62%) C#
8 203 (4.58%) Ruby
9 163 (3.68%) C++
10 153 (3.45%) PL/SQL
11 122 (2.75%) Clojure
12 103 (2.32%) C
13 75 (1.69%) Shell Script
14 73 (1.65%) Perl
15 65 (1.47%) PHP
16 62 (1.40%) Bash Shell
17 33 (0.74%) XPath
18 32 (0.72%) Haskell
19 26 (0.59%) T-SQL
20 23 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 394 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 204 (4.60%) SC Cleared
3 156 (3.52%) Degree
4 120 (2.71%) DV Cleared
5 44 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
6 31 (0.70%) Sun Certification
7 12 (0.27%) BC Cleared
8 11 (0.25%) ISEB
9 9 (0.20%) ISTQB
10 8 (0.18%) OCPJP
11 7 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.068%) OCMJD
12 3 (0.068%) PhD
13 1 (0.023%) AWS Certification
13 1 (0.023%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.023%) HND
13 1 (0.023%) MBA
13 1 (0.023%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (2.93%) QA
2 35 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 14 (0.32%) SDET
4 8 (0.18%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.18%) FATCA
5 7 (0.16%) GCP
6 6 (0.14%) ISO 14001
6 6 (0.14%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.11%) MiFID
8 4 (0.090%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.090%) SLA
9 2 (0.045%) GLP
9 2 (0.045%) SEPA
10 1 (0.023%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.023%) WCAG
System Software
1 249 (5.62%) Docker
2 52 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
3 23 (0.52%) Apache Flume
4 18 (0.41%) HDFS
5 15 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 13 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (0.20%) vSphere
8 8 (0.18%) Active Directory
9 7 (0.16%) Platform Symphony
10 5 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (0.068%) iptables
12 2 (0.045%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.023%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 161 (3.63%) Puppet
2 56 (1.26%) Ansible
3 38 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
4 34 (0.77%) Kubernetes
5 14 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 13 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Management
7 11 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
8 10 (0.23%) Oozie
9 9 (0.20%) BladeLogic
9 9 (0.20%) OpenAM
10 8 (0.18%) Control-M
10 8 (0.18%) Packer
11 7 (0.16%) Grafana
11 7 (0.16%) OpenIDM
12 6 (0.14%) Ambari
12 6 (0.14%) Kibana
13 5 (0.11%) HP Fortify
13 5 (0.11%) logstash
13 5 (0.11%) yum
14 4 (0.090%) Nagios
Vendors
1 809 (18.25%) Oracle
2 150 (3.38%) IBM
3 120 (2.71%) Google
4 82 (1.85%) Sybase
5 75 (1.69%) Adobe
6 58 (1.31%) SAP
7 54 (1.22%) hybris
8 50 (1.13%) Red Hat
9 49 (1.11%) MuleSoft
10 38 (0.86%) TIBCO
11 37 (0.83%) Microsoft
12 28 (0.63%) VMware
13 27 (0.61%) ION Trading
13 27 (0.61%) New Relic
14 26 (0.59%) Murex
15 25 (0.56%) Perforce
16 24 (0.54%) ATG
16 24 (0.54%) Atlassian
17 22 (0.50%) Solace
18 20 (0.45%) WSO2
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £500 - £550 Per Day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 12 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Salt
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
Middlesex
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £420 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Rate: £450 to £500 p/day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Rate: £550 to £600 p/day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per Day
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Office Local Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day 3 Month Initial Contract
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Modis International
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Coded People
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago