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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 45 41 49
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 2040 2194 2028
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.45% 4.35% 3.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.71% 4.58% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1536 1609 1571
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £345 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 12
Median hourly rate £36.00 £43.75 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.71% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £36.50 £22.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.63 £43.38 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-15.56% +11.93%
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
43325 47890 48206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.48% 94.89% 93.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 28576 30970 31019
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1508 1866 2032
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -7 1166 £525 - 365
South East +23 272 £450 +7.14% 81
South West +12 146 £425 +6.25% 63
Yorkshire +6 129 £444 -1.38% 48
North West -1 123 £425 +3.03% 46
East of England +2 90 £412 +2.74% 38
West Midlands +2 54 £413 +8.55% 13
East Midlands +3 30 £410 -3.52% 14
North East -59 15 £338 -3.57% 8
Midlands +5 1 £500 +25.00%
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 4178 (99.95%) Java
2 2545 (60.89%) Agile Software Development
3 1803 (43.13%) Spring
4 1455 (34.81%) TDD
5 1262 (30.19%) JavaScript
6 1017 (24.33%) Scrum
7 1002 (23.97%) HTML
8 949 (22.70%) SQL
9 910 (21.77%) REST
10 848 (20.29%) Hibernate
11 813 (19.45%) Finance
12 787 (18.83%) Web Services
13 764 (18.28%) BDD
14 744 (17.80%) CSS
15 718 (17.18%) Git (software)
16 697 (16.67%) Oracle
17 679 (16.24%) J2EE
18 664 (15.89%) AngularJS
19 650 (15.55%) Maven
20 622 (14.88%) Linux
20 622 (14.88%) Jenkins
21 617 (14.76%) Continuous Integration
22 615 (14.71%) XML
23 609 (14.57%) JUnit
24 597 (14.28%) RESTful
25 577 (13.80%) Scala
26 573 (13.71%) Banking
27 532 (12.73%) JSON
28 490 (11.72%) OO
29 489 (11.70%) SOAP

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
1 387 (9.26%) Tomcat
2 284 (6.79%) JBoss
3 240 (5.74%) Apache Spark
4 224 (5.36%) WebSphere
5 170 (4.07%) Apache
6 163 (3.90%) WebLogic
7 161 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
8 98 (2.34%) Confluence
9 76 (1.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 74 (1.77%) CMS
11 73 (1.75%) Mule
12 71 (1.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 63 (1.51%) WebSphere Application Server
14 53 (1.27%) Apache Solr
15 51 (1.22%) Mule ESB
16 39 (0.93%) Jetty
16 39 (0.93%) Oracle Coherence
17 37 (0.89%) nginx
18 36 (0.86%) Cloud Foundry
19 34 (0.81%) GlassFish
Applications
1 31 (0.74%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.19%) MS Office
3 3 (0.072%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.048%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.048%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.024%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 40 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 25 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
3 18 (0.43%) RMDS
4 9 (0.22%) Adobe Campaign
4 9 (0.22%) Unica
5 7 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
6 5 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.096%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (0.096%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.072%) ION MarketView
8 3 (0.072%) Summit
9 2 (0.048%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.024%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 1 (0.024%) Endur
10 1 (0.024%) Loan IQ
10 1 (0.024%) Magento
10 1 (0.024%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.024%) Oracle SCM
10 1 (0.024%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 379 (9.07%) Amazon AWS
2 135 (3.23%) GitHub
3 128 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 83 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
5 57 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
6 34 (0.81%) Amazon S3
6 34 (0.81%) PaaS
7 31 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
8 23 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
9 20 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
10 14 (0.33%) Heroku
11 11 (0.26%) IaaS
11 11 (0.26%) OpenShift
12 10 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
12 10 (0.24%) SaaS
13 7 (0.17%) Google App Engine
14 6 (0.14%) Amazon Kinesis
14 6 (0.14%) Route 53
14 6 (0.14%) Slack
14 6 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 178 (4.26%) HTTP
2 55 (1.32%) Internet
3 40 (0.96%) RTSP
4 37 (0.89%) LDAP
5 31 (0.74%) MQTT
6 15 (0.36%) Intranet
7 14 (0.33%) SSH
8 13 (0.31%) AMQP
8 13 (0.31%) TCP/IP
9 12 (0.29%) HTTPS
9 12 (0.29%) SSL
10 11 (0.26%) Firewall
11 8 (0.19%) FTP
11 8 (0.19%) Kerberos
11 8 (0.19%) SNMP
11 8 (0.19%) Unified Communications
12 5 (0.12%) LAN
12 5 (0.12%) RTP
13 4 (0.096%) Multicast
13 4 (0.096%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 419 (10.02%) MongoDB
2 357 (8.54%) NoSQL
3 335 (8.01%) Hadoop
4 329 (7.87%) Relational Database
5 325 (7.78%) Big Data
6 266 (6.36%) SQL Server
7 244 (5.84%) MySQL
8 211 (5.05%) PostgreSQL
9 171 (4.09%) Apache Cassandra
10 131 (3.13%) Oracle Database
11 85 (2.03%) HBase
12 75 (1.79%) RDBMS
13 57 (1.36%) Apache Hive
14 56 (1.34%) Redis
15 52 (1.24%) DB2
16 46 (1.10%) Couchbase
17 44 (1.05%) Neo4j
18 35 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
19 30 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
20 28 (0.67%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 718 (17.18%) Git (software)
2 650 (15.55%) Maven
3 622 (14.88%) Jenkins
4 609 (14.57%) JUnit
5 295 (7.06%) Cucumber
6 287 (6.87%) JIRA
7 286 (6.84%) Subversion
8 259 (6.20%) Mockito
9 250 (5.98%) Eclipse
10 244 (5.84%) Gradle
11 206 (4.93%) Selenium
12 188 (4.50%) Ant
13 125 (2.99%) IntelliJ
14 102 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 81 (1.94%) Spock
16 76 (1.82%) TeamCity
17 53 (1.27%) SoapUI
18 50 (1.20%) Mercurial
19 47 (1.12%) TestNG
20 46 (1.10%) WebDriver
General
1 813 (19.45%) Finance
2 573 (13.71%) Banking
3 232 (5.55%) Front Office
4 229 (5.48%) Investment Banking
5 147 (3.52%) Retail
6 80 (1.91%) Telecoms
7 74 (1.77%) Publishing
8 67 (1.60%) Marketing
9 52 (1.24%) Manufacturing
10 48 (1.15%) Games
11 36 (0.86%) Electronics
12 35 (0.84%) Financial Institution
13 32 (0.77%) Back Office
14 28 (0.67%) Advertising
15 18 (0.43%) Retail Banking
16 17 (0.41%) Automotive
17 15 (0.36%) Law
17 15 (0.36%) Legal
18 6 (0.14%) German Language
18 6 (0.14%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1803 (43.13%) Spring
2 1002 (23.97%) HTML
3 910 (21.77%) REST
4 848 (20.29%) Hibernate
5 787 (18.83%) Web Services
6 744 (17.80%) CSS
7 679 (16.24%) J2EE
8 664 (15.89%) AngularJS
9 615 (14.71%) XML
10 597 (14.28%) RESTful
11 532 (12.73%) JSON
12 489 (11.70%) SOAP
13 479 (11.46%) HTML5
14 377 (9.02%) jQuery
15 339 (8.11%) Java EE
16 316 (7.56%) JSP
17 297 (7.11%) JMS
18 294 (7.03%) Spring MVC
19 289 (6.91%) Node.js
20 249 (5.96%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 186 (4.45%) Analytical Skills
2 157 (3.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 123 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 111 (2.66%) Derivative
5 108 (2.58%) Fixed Income
6 100 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
7 87 (2.08%) Equities
8 80 (1.91%) Algorithms
9 78 (1.87%) Data Structures
10 77 (1.84%) User Experience
11 56 (1.34%) Mobile App
12 45 (1.08%) Mathematics
13 37 (0.89%) Virtual Team
14 36 (0.86%) Market Risk
15 35 (0.84%) Fintech
15 35 (0.84%) Video on Demand
16 34 (0.81%) Public Cloud
17 31 (0.74%) Economics
18 28 (0.67%) Data Integration
18 28 (0.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 622 (14.88%) Linux
2 384 (9.19%) Unix
3 133 (3.18%) Windows
4 84 (2.01%) Android
5 62 (1.48%) Mac OS X
6 54 (1.29%) Apple iOS
7 40 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (0.55%) Ubuntu
9 18 (0.43%) Windows Server
10 12 (0.29%) CentOS
11 10 (0.24%) Solaris
12 7 (0.17%) Debian
13 6 (0.14%) AIX
14 5 (0.12%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (0.096%) HPUX
15 4 (0.096%) Windows Server 2008
16 3 (0.072%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.024%) VMS
17 1 (0.024%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2545 (60.89%) Agile Software Development
2 1455 (34.81%) TDD
3 1017 (24.33%) Scrum
4 764 (18.28%) BDD
5 617 (14.76%) Continuous Integration
6 490 (11.72%) OO
7 484 (11.58%) Microservices
8 458 (10.96%) MVC
9 406 (9.71%) Pair Programming
10 385 (9.21%) Software Engineering
11 363 (8.68%) DevOps
12 357 (8.54%) Kanban
13 340 (8.13%) Open Source
14 329 (7.87%) Multithreading
15 297 (7.11%) Web Development
16 282 (6.75%) E-Commerce
17 245 (5.86%) Unit Testing
18 218 (5.22%) SOA
19 204 (4.88%) Low Latency
20 190 (4.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4178 (99.95%) Java
2 1262 (30.19%) JavaScript
3 949 (22.70%) SQL
4 577 (13.80%) Scala
5 309 (7.39%) Python
6 204 (4.88%) Groovy
7 201 (4.81%) C#
8 165 (3.95%) Ruby
9 162 (3.88%) C++
10 118 (2.82%) PL/SQL
11 108 (2.58%) C
11 108 (2.58%) Clojure
12 87 (2.08%) Shell Script
13 75 (1.79%) Perl
14 60 (1.44%) Bash Shell
15 57 (1.36%) XPath
16 51 (1.22%) PHP
17 45 (1.08%) Haskell
18 33 (0.79%) Korn
19 25 (0.60%) Go
Qualifications
1 366 (8.76%) Security Cleared
2 182 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 151 (3.61%) Degree
4 121 (2.89%) DV Cleared
5 48 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
6 24 (0.57%) Sun Certification
7 7 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
8 6 (0.14%) BC Cleared
8 6 (0.14%) ISEB
9 5 (0.12%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.072%) OCMJD
10 3 (0.072%) OCPJP
10 3 (0.072%) OCPJWCD
10 3 (0.072%) PhD
11 1 (0.024%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.024%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.024%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (2.78%) QA
2 22 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
2 22 (0.53%) FATCA
3 17 (0.41%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.31%) MiFID
4 13 (0.31%) SDET
5 7 (0.17%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
5 7 (0.17%) GCP
5 7 (0.17%) SLA
6 5 (0.12%) EMIR
7 4 (0.096%) PA-DSS
8 3 (0.072%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.072%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.048%) GLP
9 2 (0.048%) HL7
9 2 (0.048%) SEPA
10 1 (0.024%) WCAG
System Software
1 315 (7.54%) Docker
2 33 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
3 26 (0.62%) Apache Flume
4 18 (0.43%) HDFS
5 11 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 10 (0.24%) Active Directory
7 9 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (0.12%) Platform Symphony
8 5 (0.12%) vSphere
9 4 (0.096%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (0.072%) GlusterFS
11 2 (0.048%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.024%) LXC
12 1 (0.024%) Shibboleth
12 1 (0.024%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 133 (3.18%) Puppet
2 100 (2.39%) Ansible
3 55 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (0.74%) Kubernetes
5 12 (0.29%) OpenAM
5 12 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Management
5 12 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 11 (0.26%) Oozie
7 9 (0.22%) Kibana
7 9 (0.22%) Packer
8 8 (0.19%) Control-M
8 8 (0.19%) Grafana
9 7 (0.17%) Ambari
9 7 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
9 7 (0.17%) HP Fortify
9 7 (0.17%) OpenIDM
9 7 (0.17%) Terraform
10 6 (0.14%) logstash
11 5 (0.12%) CA Single Sign-On
11 5 (0.12%) StatsD
Vendors
1 697 (16.67%) Oracle
2 111 (2.66%) IBM
3 92 (2.20%) Adobe
3 92 (2.20%) Sybase
4 81 (1.94%) Google
5 65 (1.56%) MuleSoft
6 61 (1.46%) hybris
7 57 (1.36%) SAP
8 49 (1.17%) Red Hat
9 48 (1.15%) Solace
10 46 (1.10%) Microsoft
11 44 (1.05%) TIBCO
12 40 (0.96%) ATG
13 33 (0.79%) Perforce
14 25 (0.60%) New Relic
15 24 (0.57%) Atlassian
16 23 (0.55%) VMware
17 21 (0.50%) ION Trading
17 21 (0.50%) Splunk
18 20 (0.48%) Reuters
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: to £425 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
South Yorkshire
Modis International
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Mayson Hunt
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Coded People
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £Market Rates
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £475 - £560 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day 6 months rolling
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
onezeero.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coded People
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market rates - 12 months initially
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Rate: £420 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago