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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 43 52 62
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 2205 1788 1533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.42% 3.47% 3.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.66% 3.65% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1697 1299 1113
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £330 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.74% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 11
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £35.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.75 £39.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
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
47288 48921 46148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.82% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31099 31589 28488
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 £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1397 1847 1900
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.34% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 26 July 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 1056 £500 - 340
South East +58 338 £463 +15.62% 77
Yorkshire +53 209 £425 +15.25% 43
North West +39 183 £425 - 59
South West +9 152 £375 -7.97% 48
West Midlands +39 93 £400 +18.51% 17
East of England -4 92 £421 +9.41% 29
East Midlands +15 41 £375 +7.14% 13
North East -21 37 £425 +21.42% 10
Midlands -4 1 £410 -
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 4523 (99.93%) Java
2 2665 (58.88%) Agile Software Development
3 2014 (44.50%) Spring
4 1638 (36.19%) TDD
5 1309 (28.92%) JavaScript
6 1106 (24.44%) HTML
7 1027 (22.69%) Scrum
8 1000 (22.09%) REST
9 992 (21.92%) Web Services
10 971 (21.45%) Hibernate
11 934 (20.64%) Finance
11 934 (20.64%) SQL
12 907 (20.04%) Oracle
13 824 (18.21%) CSS
14 823 (18.18%) J2EE
15 757 (16.73%) Maven
16 738 (16.31%) Linux
17 720 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
18 710 (15.69%) BDD
19 706 (15.60%) JUnit
20 686 (15.16%) Git (software)
21 674 (14.89%) XML
22 622 (13.74%) AngularJS
23 609 (13.46%) Banking
24 605 (13.37%) RESTful
25 596 (13.17%) Scala
26 586 (12.95%) Jenkins
27 549 (12.13%) HTML5
27 549 (12.13%) SOAP
28 499 (11.03%) OO

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
1 457 (10.10%) Tomcat
2 369 (8.15%) JBoss
3 211 (4.66%) Apache
4 205 (4.53%) WebLogic
5 194 (4.29%) WebSphere
6 140 (3.09%) Apache Spark
7 96 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
8 80 (1.77%) Confluence
8 80 (1.77%) Jetty
8 80 (1.77%) Mule
9 64 (1.41%) CMS
10 55 (1.22%) Oracle Coherence
11 53 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
12 51 (1.13%) nginx
13 47 (1.04%) Mule ESB
14 46 (1.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 44 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
16 43 (0.95%) GlassFish
17 33 (0.73%) Apache Solr
17 33 (0.73%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 15 (0.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.088%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.066%) MS Office
3 3 (0.066%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.022%) GIMP
4 1 (0.022%) Weka
Business Applications
1 52 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 23 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
3 16 (0.35%) ION MarketView
4 11 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
5 8 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
6 6 (0.13%) RMDS
6 6 (0.13%) Summit
7 2 (0.044%) BigMachines
7 2 (0.044%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.044%) Loan IQ
7 2 (0.044%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.044%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 2 (0.044%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.044%) Revive Adserver
8 1 (0.022%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.022%) Maximo
8 1 (0.022%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.022%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.022%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.022%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 340 (7.51%) Amazon AWS
2 141 (3.12%) GitHub
3 94 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 76 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
5 62 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
6 32 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
7 30 (0.66%) Amazon S3
8 26 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
9 25 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
9 25 (0.55%) PaaS
10 24 (0.53%) Google App Engine
11 22 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
12 21 (0.46%) Google Analytics
12 21 (0.46%) SaaS
13 13 (0.29%) Amazon Kinesis
13 13 (0.29%) Bluemix
13 13 (0.29%) Heroku
13 13 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 5 (0.11%) Boomi
14 5 (0.11%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 241 (5.32%) HTTP
2 47 (1.04%) Internet
3 30 (0.66%) LDAP
4 27 (0.60%) SSL
5 24 (0.53%) Network Security
6 19 (0.42%) TCP/IP
7 17 (0.38%) SNMP
8 10 (0.22%) AMQP
9 9 (0.20%) SSH
10 8 (0.18%) SAN
11 6 (0.13%) HTTPS
11 6 (0.13%) tcpdump
12 5 (0.11%) Intranet
13 4 (0.088%) Unified Communications
14 3 (0.066%) FTP
14 3 (0.066%) Kerberos
14 3 (0.066%) NFC
15 2 (0.044%) DNS
15 2 (0.044%) Firewall
16 1 (0.022%) CHAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 434 (9.59%) MongoDB
2 426 (9.41%) NoSQL
3 361 (7.98%) Relational Database
4 297 (6.56%) SQL Server
5 283 (6.25%) MySQL
6 256 (5.66%) Hadoop
7 228 (5.04%) Apache Cassandra
8 226 (4.99%) Oracle Database
9 198 (4.37%) Big Data
10 174 (3.84%) PostgreSQL
11 96 (2.12%) Neo4j
12 85 (1.88%) RDBMS
13 70 (1.55%) Apache Hive
14 67 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 51 (1.13%) HBase
16 47 (1.04%) DB2
17 41 (0.91%) Redis
18 40 (0.88%) Hazelcast
19 34 (0.75%) CouchDB
19 34 (0.75%) Impala
Development Applications
1 757 (16.73%) Maven
2 706 (15.60%) JUnit
3 686 (15.16%) Git (software)
4 586 (12.95%) Jenkins
5 365 (8.06%) Subversion
6 326 (7.20%) Cucumber
7 300 (6.63%) Mockito
8 299 (6.61%) Eclipse
9 297 (6.56%) JIRA
10 231 (5.10%) Selenium
11 188 (4.15%) Gradle
12 169 (3.73%) Ant
13 123 (2.72%) IntelliJ
14 86 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 72 (1.59%) TeamCity
16 68 (1.50%) JBehave
17 64 (1.41%) JMeter
18 63 (1.39%) SoapUI
19 58 (1.28%) Hudson
20 56 (1.24%) TestNG
General
1 934 (20.64%) Finance
2 609 (13.46%) Banking
3 234 (5.17%) Front Office
4 209 (4.62%) Investment Banking
5 166 (3.67%) Retail
6 106 (2.34%) Marketing
7 84 (1.86%) Telecoms
8 73 (1.61%) Manufacturing
9 54 (1.19%) Electronics
10 48 (1.06%) Games
10 48 (1.06%) Publishing
11 33 (0.73%) Back Office
11 33 (0.73%) Financial Institution
12 19 (0.42%) Retail Banking
13 18 (0.40%) Automotive
14 15 (0.33%) Law
15 14 (0.31%) Legal
16 11 (0.24%) Advertising
17 10 (0.22%) Aerospace
17 10 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2014 (44.50%) Spring
2 1106 (24.44%) HTML
3 1000 (22.09%) REST
4 992 (21.92%) Web Services
5 971 (21.45%) Hibernate
6 824 (18.21%) CSS
7 823 (18.18%) J2EE
8 674 (14.89%) XML
9 622 (13.74%) AngularJS
10 605 (13.37%) RESTful
11 549 (12.13%) HTML5
11 549 (12.13%) SOAP
12 494 (10.91%) JSON
13 348 (7.69%) jQuery
14 334 (7.38%) Java EE
15 332 (7.34%) JSP
16 286 (6.32%) JMS
17 282 (6.23%) Node.js
18 267 (5.90%) Spring MVC
19 255 (5.63%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 219 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
2 177 (3.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 147 (3.25%) Derivative
4 113 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 109 (2.41%) Computer Science
6 90 (1.99%) Fixed Income
7 72 (1.59%) User Experience
8 62 (1.37%) Algorithms
8 62 (1.37%) Mobile App
9 58 (1.28%) Equities
10 44 (0.97%) Mathematics
11 42 (0.93%) Data Structures
12 37 (0.82%) N-Tier
13 33 (0.73%) Digital Media
14 32 (0.71%) Data Integration
15 28 (0.62%) iPad
16 27 (0.60%) Fintech
17 25 (0.55%) Equity Derivative
18 23 (0.51%) Market Risk
19 22 (0.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 738 (16.31%) Linux
2 471 (10.41%) Unix
3 129 (2.85%) Windows
4 83 (1.83%) Mac OS X
5 62 (1.37%) Android
6 57 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 28 (0.62%) Apple iOS
8 25 (0.55%) Ubuntu
9 17 (0.38%) Windows Server
10 14 (0.31%) Solaris
11 10 (0.22%) CentOS
12 5 (0.11%) AIX
12 5 (0.11%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (0.088%) zOS
14 2 (0.044%) Debian
14 2 (0.044%) VMS
14 2 (0.044%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.022%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.022%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2665 (58.88%) Agile Software Development
2 1638 (36.19%) TDD
3 1027 (22.69%) Scrum
4 720 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
5 710 (15.69%) BDD
6 499 (11.03%) OO
7 466 (10.30%) Pair Programming
8 412 (9.10%) Open Source
9 400 (8.84%) MVC
10 383 (8.46%) Software Engineering
11 380 (8.40%) Microservices
12 378 (8.35%) Multithreading
13 360 (7.95%) Kanban
14 296 (6.54%) E-Commerce
15 295 (6.52%) Web Development
16 287 (6.34%) SOA
17 284 (6.27%) DevOps
18 262 (5.79%) Unit Testing
19 228 (5.04%) SDLC
20 218 (4.82%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 4523 (99.93%) Java
2 1309 (28.92%) JavaScript
3 934 (20.64%) SQL
4 596 (13.17%) Scala
5 305 (6.74%) Python
6 228 (5.04%) C#
7 212 (4.68%) Ruby
8 208 (4.60%) Groovy
9 191 (4.22%) PL/SQL
10 167 (3.69%) C++
11 96 (2.12%) Clojure
12 94 (2.08%) C
13 74 (1.63%) PHP
14 66 (1.46%) Perl
15 62 (1.37%) Bash Shell
15 62 (1.37%) Shell Script
16 26 (0.57%) Jython
16 26 (0.57%) T-SQL
17 24 (0.53%) Go
17 24 (0.53%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 392 (8.66%) Security Cleared
2 207 (4.57%) SC Cleared
3 189 (4.18%) Degree
4 117 (2.59%) DV Cleared
5 43 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
6 39 (0.86%) Sun Certification
7 17 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
8 15 (0.33%) BC Cleared
9 13 (0.29%) ISEB
10 11 (0.24%) ISTQB
11 8 (0.18%) OCP
11 8 (0.18%) OCPJP
12 7 (0.15%) OCA
12 7 (0.15%) OCAJ
12 7 (0.15%) PhD
13 3 (0.066%) OCMJD
14 1 (0.022%) DBS Check
14 1 (0.022%) HND
14 1 (0.022%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (2.72%) QA
2 40 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 9 (0.20%) SDET
4 8 (0.18%) SLA
5 7 (0.15%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.15%) GCP
6 4 (0.088%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.088%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.088%) MiFID
6 4 (0.088%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.044%) GLP
7 2 (0.044%) SEPA
8 1 (0.022%) FATCA
8 1 (0.022%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 184 (4.07%) Docker
2 46 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
3 16 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 10 (0.22%) Apache Flume
5 10 (0.22%) vSphere
6 9 (0.20%) HDFS
7 6 (0.13%) Platform Symphony
8 5 (0.11%) Active Directory
9 4 (0.088%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.066%) iptables
10 3 (0.066%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.044%) GridGain
12 1 (0.022%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.022%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 134 (2.96%) Puppet
2 46 (1.02%) Ansible
3 29 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (0.60%) Kubernetes
5 15 (0.33%) Oozie
6 13 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Management
7 12 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 11 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
9 10 (0.22%) BladeLogic
10 8 (0.18%) Control-M
10 8 (0.18%) logstash
11 6 (0.13%) Graphite
11 6 (0.13%) Tivoli
12 5 (0.11%) Ambari
12 5 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
12 5 (0.11%) yum
13 4 (0.088%) Kibana
13 4 (0.088%) Nagios
14 3 (0.066%) OpenAM
15 2 (0.044%) Piwik
Vendors
1 907 (20.04%) Oracle
2 164 (3.62%) Google
3 127 (2.81%) IBM
4 91 (2.01%) Sybase
5 66 (1.46%) Adobe
6 65 (1.44%) Red Hat
7 61 (1.35%) SAP
8 48 (1.06%) TIBCO
9 35 (0.77%) Microsoft
10 33 (0.73%) ION Trading
10 33 (0.73%) VMware
10 33 (0.73%) WSO2
11 31 (0.68%) Atlassian
11 31 (0.68%) MuleSoft
12 29 (0.64%) Murex
13 28 (0.62%) hybris
14 24 (0.53%) Calypso
15 21 (0.46%) Sun
16 20 (0.44%) Perforce
17 18 (0.40%) ATG
Stockport, Cheshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £240 - £275 Per Day pls send cv
Posted: 19 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £240 - £275 Per Day Please Send CV
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Generous Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Rate: £325 - £360 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: Up to £500 per day or up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £399 - £501 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday