The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 38 44 62
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 2216 1971 1458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.70% 4.19% 3.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.97% 4.43% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1698 1478 1012
Average daily rate £463 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 13
Average hourly rate £43.75 £39.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.17% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.85 £35.00 £31.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £44.98 £46.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £37.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+18.24% +2.06%
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
44626 44477 42797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.45% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29076 28059 25830
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1591 1795 1920
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 10 February 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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +4 1263 £525 +2.43% 349
South East +26 249 £400 +14.28% 82
North West -1 188 £400 +9.58% 56
South West +14 168 £400 - 50
Yorkshire +11 130 £413 +19.56% 37
North East +24 78 £325 - 7
East of England 0 73 £431 +15.00% 26
West Midlands +5 37 £338 +3.84% 40
East Midlands -19 36 £420 +20.00% 10
Midlands 0 2 £400 +9.58%
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title.

1 4292 (99.98%) Java
2 2448 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
3 1713 (39.90%) Spring
4 1512 (35.22%) TDD
5 1244 (28.98%) JavaScript
6 1144 (26.65%) HTML
7 996 (23.20%) Web Services
8 966 (22.50%) SQL
9 932 (21.71%) Scrum
10 889 (20.71%) Hibernate
11 885 (20.61%) Finance
12 782 (18.22%) Oracle
13 773 (18.01%) Linux
14 766 (17.84%) REST
15 738 (17.19%) CSS
16 725 (16.89%) Banking
17 704 (16.40%) Maven
18 678 (15.79%) BDD
19 668 (15.56%) J2EE
20 631 (14.70%) Git (software)
21 630 (14.68%) Unix
22 619 (14.42%) XML
23 607 (14.14%) Continuous Integration
24 584 (13.60%) RESTful
25 523 (12.18%) NoSQL
26 514 (11.97%) Multithreading
27 507 (11.81%) OO
28 505 (11.76%) Jenkins
29 500 (11.65%) MongoDB
30 467 (10.88%) JUnit

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 438 (10.20%) Tomcat
2 369 (8.60%) JBoss
3 287 (6.69%) Apache
4 250 (5.82%) Node.js
5 171 (3.98%) WebLogic
6 156 (3.63%) WebSphere
7 132 (3.07%) Jetty
8 96 (2.24%) Oracle Coherence
9 92 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
10 81 (1.89%) Confluence
11 70 (1.63%) CMS
12 68 (1.58%) Apache Spark
13 59 (1.37%) Mule
14 54 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
15 50 (1.16%) Apache Solr
16 45 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 35 (0.82%) Alfresco
18 28 (0.65%) GlassFish
19 21 (0.49%) SharePoint
19 21 (0.49%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 19 (0.44%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.23%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.16%) MS Office
3 7 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (0.14%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.070%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.023%) GIMP
6 1 (0.023%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 23 (0.54%) OpenText Process Suite
2 17 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
3 14 (0.33%) Oracle BRM
4 13 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
5 12 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 11 (0.26%) ION MarketView
6 11 (0.26%) RMDS
7 9 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
8 6 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.093%) Kondor
10 3 (0.070%) BigMachines
10 3 (0.070%) Eloqua
10 3 (0.070%) Oracle EBS
11 2 (0.047%) IntelliMatch
11 2 (0.047%) Magento
11 2 (0.047%) Maximo
11 2 (0.047%) Oracle 11i
12 1 (0.023%) Endur
12 1 (0.023%) Oracle CRM
12 1 (0.023%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 264 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (1.51%) GitHub
3 36 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
4 23 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
5 19 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
6 18 (0.42%) Amazon S3
7 14 (0.33%) PaaS
8 13 (0.30%) SaaS
9 11 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (0.14%) Amazon Kinesis
12 5 (0.12%) Google Analytics
13 4 (0.093%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 4 (0.093%) Force.com
13 4 (0.093%) Heroku
13 4 (0.093%) IaaS
14 2 (0.047%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 2 (0.047%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.047%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 269 (6.27%) HTTP
2 108 (2.52%) TCP/IP
3 89 (2.07%) Internet
4 33 (0.77%) SSL
5 22 (0.51%) LDAP
6 15 (0.35%) Firewall
7 12 (0.28%) Multicast
8 10 (0.23%) SNMP
9 8 (0.19%) SAN
10 7 (0.16%) VPN
11 6 (0.14%) HTTPS
12 5 (0.12%) DNS
12 5 (0.12%) Reverse Proxy
13 4 (0.093%) Bluetooth
14 3 (0.070%) BGP
14 3 (0.070%) DMZ
14 3 (0.070%) SMTP
15 2 (0.047%) FTP
15 2 (0.047%) Intranet
15 2 (0.047%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 523 (12.18%) NoSQL
2 500 (11.65%) MongoDB
3 376 (8.76%) Relational Database
4 347 (8.08%) Apache Cassandra
5 313 (7.29%) MySQL
6 241 (5.61%) SQL Server
7 226 (5.26%) Hadoop
8 217 (5.05%) PostgreSQL
9 177 (4.12%) Big Data
10 175 (4.08%) Oracle Database
11 109 (2.54%) RDBMS
12 91 (2.12%) Neo4j
13 86 (2.00%) DB2
14 69 (1.61%) HBase
15 63 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
16 56 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 50 (1.16%) Apache Hive
18 38 (0.89%) Redis
19 33 (0.77%) Hazelcast
20 31 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 704 (16.40%) Maven
2 631 (14.70%) Git (software)
3 505 (11.76%) Jenkins
4 467 (10.88%) JUnit
5 414 (9.64%) Subversion
6 310 (7.22%) Eclipse
7 290 (6.76%) Cucumber
8 286 (6.66%) Mockito
9 279 (6.50%) JIRA
10 194 (4.52%) Gradle
11 160 (3.73%) Ant
12 133 (3.10%) Selenium
13 87 (2.03%) IntelliJ
14 73 (1.70%) TeamCity
15 71 (1.65%) JMeter
16 62 (1.44%) Hudson
17 60 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 43 (1.00%) Spock
19 38 (0.89%) Toad
20 37 (0.86%) JBehave
General
1 885 (20.61%) Finance
2 725 (16.89%) Banking
3 341 (7.94%) Front Office
4 323 (7.52%) Investment Banking
5 95 (2.21%) Retail
6 88 (2.05%) Telecoms
7 69 (1.61%) Games
8 46 (1.07%) Financial Institution
9 44 (1.02%) Marketing
10 38 (0.89%) Manufacturing
11 29 (0.68%) Publishing
12 26 (0.61%) Billing
13 19 (0.44%) Electronics
14 17 (0.40%) Automotive
15 16 (0.37%) Legal
16 11 (0.26%) Aerospace
16 11 (0.26%) International Banking
17 10 (0.23%) Retail Banking
18 7 (0.16%) Back Office
19 6 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1713 (39.90%) Spring
2 1144 (26.65%) HTML
3 996 (23.20%) Web Services
4 889 (20.71%) Hibernate
5 766 (17.84%) REST
6 738 (17.19%) CSS
7 668 (15.56%) J2EE
8 619 (14.42%) XML
9 584 (13.60%) RESTful
10 460 (10.72%) AngularJS
11 433 (10.09%) HTML5
12 431 (10.04%) SOAP
13 358 (8.34%) jQuery
14 341 (7.94%) JSON
15 324 (7.55%) JMS
16 320 (7.45%) Java EE
17 212 (4.94%) JSP
17 212 (4.94%) Spring MVC
18 210 (4.89%) Apache Camel
19 200 (4.66%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 201 (4.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 182 (4.24%) Equities
3 159 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 132 (3.07%) Computer Science
5 116 (2.70%) Derivative
6 82 (1.91%) Fixed Income
7 73 (1.70%) User Experience
8 71 (1.65%) Data Structures
8 71 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
8 71 (1.65%) Mobile App
9 63 (1.47%) Algorithms
10 47 (1.09%) Fintech
11 41 (0.96%) Mathematics
11 41 (0.96%) N-Tier
12 39 (0.91%) Grid Computing
13 38 (0.89%) Market Risk
14 35 (0.82%) Equity Derivative
15 30 (0.70%) STB
16 25 (0.58%) Client/Server
17 24 (0.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 773 (18.01%) Linux
2 630 (14.68%) Unix
3 151 (3.52%) Mac OS X
4 119 (2.77%) Windows
5 56 (1.30%) Android
6 39 (0.91%) CentOS
7 36 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 34 (0.79%) Apple iOS
9 27 (0.63%) Mac OS
10 26 (0.61%) Ubuntu
11 17 (0.40%) AIX
12 16 (0.37%) Solaris
13 15 (0.35%) Windows Vista
14 14 (0.33%) Windows XP
15 8 (0.19%) Windows Server
16 2 (0.047%) Oracle Linux
17 1 (0.023%) SUSE
17 1 (0.023%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2448 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
2 1512 (35.22%) TDD
3 932 (21.71%) Scrum
4 678 (15.79%) BDD
5 607 (14.14%) Continuous Integration
6 514 (11.97%) Multithreading
7 507 (11.81%) OO
8 462 (10.76%) Pair Programming
9 368 (8.57%) MVC
10 337 (7.85%) Software Engineering
11 322 (7.50%) SDLC
12 290 (6.76%) Unit Testing
13 274 (6.38%) Kanban
14 259 (6.03%) Open Source
15 254 (5.92%) E-Commerce
16 243 (5.66%) Low Latency
17 230 (5.36%) SOA
18 214 (4.98%) Microservices
19 208 (4.85%) DevOps
20 199 (4.64%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4292 (99.98%) Java
2 1244 (28.98%) JavaScript
3 966 (22.50%) SQL
4 358 (8.34%) Scala
5 288 (6.71%) Python
6 251 (5.85%) PL/SQL
7 238 (5.54%) C#
8 183 (4.26%) Groovy
9 171 (3.98%) C++
10 166 (3.87%) Ruby
11 128 (2.98%) C
12 120 (2.80%) Perl
13 108 (2.52%) Shell Script
14 101 (2.35%) PHP
15 54 (1.26%) Bash Shell
16 34 (0.79%) Clojure
16 34 (0.79%) XPath
17 31 (0.72%) Jython
18 25 (0.58%) VB
19 24 (0.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 437 (10.18%) Security Cleared
2 237 (5.52%) Degree
2 237 (5.52%) SC Cleared
3 118 (2.75%) DV Cleared
4 41 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
5 35 (0.82%) Sun Certification
6 24 (0.56%) BC Cleared
7 16 (0.37%) OCA
7 16 (0.37%) OCP
7 16 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
8 15 (0.35%) OCAJ
9 9 (0.21%) PhD
10 8 (0.19%) OCPJP
11 6 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
12 5 (0.12%) OCPJWCD
12 5 (0.12%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.12%) PMP
12 5 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.070%) ISEB
13 3 (0.070%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (2.52%) QA
2 51 (1.19%) Disclosure Scotland
3 17 (0.40%) SLA
4 9 (0.21%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.19%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.19%) MiFID
6 7 (0.16%) ISO 14001
7 5 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (0.093%) Basel III
9 3 (0.070%) CRD IV
9 3 (0.070%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.070%) EMIR
9 3 (0.070%) WCAG
10 2 (0.047%) FedRAMP
10 2 (0.047%) SDET
11 1 (0.023%) FATCA
11 1 (0.023%) HL7
11 1 (0.023%) ISO 8583
11 1 (0.023%) SEPA
System Software
1 118 (2.75%) Docker
2 22 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (0.40%) HDFS
4 15 (0.35%) Apache Flume
5 10 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 10 (0.23%) Varnish
6 9 (0.21%) Platform Symphony
6 9 (0.21%) vSphere
7 6 (0.14%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.093%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.093%) vCloud
9 3 (0.070%) Active Directory
9 3 (0.070%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.047%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.023%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.023%) LXC
Systems Management
1 70 (1.63%) Puppet
2 39 (0.91%) Graphite
3 38 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (0.49%) Oozie
5 16 (0.37%) Ansible
6 11 (0.26%) logstash
6 11 (0.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 10 (0.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 10 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (0.23%) Salt
8 8 (0.19%) Kubernetes
8 8 (0.19%) MOM
9 7 (0.16%) Control-M
9 7 (0.16%) Kibana
10 6 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 6 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Management
10 6 (0.14%) Rundeck
10 6 (0.14%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.093%) Nagios
11 4 (0.093%) Opsview
Vendors
1 782 (18.22%) Oracle
2 132 (3.07%) Sybase
3 103 (2.40%) IBM
4 57 (1.33%) Adobe
5 46 (1.07%) Google
5 46 (1.07%) Red Hat
6 45 (1.05%) TIBCO
7 42 (0.98%) Atlassian
8 40 (0.93%) Microsoft
9 38 (0.89%) SOASTA, Inc
10 36 (0.84%) DataSynapse
10 36 (0.84%) VMware
11 26 (0.61%) hybris
12 22 (0.51%) MuleSoft
13 21 (0.49%) SAP
14 20 (0.47%) Sun
15 18 (0.42%) Fidessa
15 18 (0.42%) Perforce
16 17 (0.40%) Informatica
17 15 (0.35%) ION Trading
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