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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 41 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 2224 1799 1600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.50% 3.59% 3.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.74% 3.79% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1717 1303 1144
Median daily rate £455 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £615 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £361
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 12
Median hourly rate £35.50 £37.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.09 £35.00 £34.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £49.50 £39.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £38.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-8.38% +7.63%
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
46884 47464 45584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.81% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 30954 30430 28412
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1388 1810 1872
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 June 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 June 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 June 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 -6 1073 £525 +5.00% 292
South East +34 323 £450 +12.50% 84
Yorkshire +51 216 £425 +13.33% 31
North West +23 196 £413 +3.12% 36
South West +16 151 £385 -3.75% 55
East of England +7 103 £400 +6.66% 28
West Midlands +27 85 £400 +23.07% 12
East Midlands -7 39 £340 -2.85% 10
North East -50 32 £425 +30.76% 8
Midlands - 1 £410 -
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 4469 (99.98%) Java
2 2624 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
3 1976 (44.21%) Spring
4 1666 (37.27%) TDD
5 1293 (28.93%) JavaScript
6 1113 (24.90%) HTML
7 1031 (23.06%) Web Services
8 1004 (22.46%) Scrum
9 953 (21.32%) Hibernate
10 942 (21.07%) REST
11 921 (20.60%) Finance
12 881 (19.71%) Oracle
13 875 (19.57%) SQL
14 824 (18.43%) CSS
15 768 (17.18%) J2EE
16 735 (16.44%) Maven
17 732 (16.38%) Linux
18 725 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
19 715 (16.00%) BDD
20 680 (15.21%) XML
21 673 (15.06%) Git (software)
22 658 (14.72%) JUnit
23 624 (13.96%) Banking
24 599 (13.40%) RESTful
25 573 (12.82%) Jenkins
26 571 (12.77%) AngularJS
27 537 (12.01%) Scala
28 520 (11.63%) HTML5
29 518 (11.59%) OO
30 515 (11.52%) Pair Programming

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
1 424 (9.49%) Tomcat
2 350 (7.83%) JBoss
3 228 (5.10%) Apache
4 196 (4.38%) WebSphere
5 185 (4.14%) WebLogic
6 105 (2.35%) Apache Spark
7 93 (2.08%) Jetty
8 81 (1.81%) Confluence
9 71 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
10 69 (1.54%) CMS
11 67 (1.50%) Oracle Coherence
12 66 (1.48%) Mule
13 57 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
14 46 (1.03%) nginx
15 44 (0.98%) Cloud Foundry
16 40 (0.89%) GlassFish
17 38 (0.85%) Mule ESB
18 30 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 30 (0.67%) Oracle Service Bus
19 24 (0.54%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (0.40%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.067%) MS Office
3 2 (0.045%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.045%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.022%) GIMP
4 1 (0.022%) Weka
Business Applications
1 48 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 26 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
3 17 (0.38%) ION MarketView
4 14 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
5 9 (0.20%) RMDS
6 8 (0.18%) BusinessWorks
7 5 (0.11%) Summit
8 2 (0.045%) BigMachines
8 2 (0.045%) Eloqua
8 2 (0.045%) Maximo
8 2 (0.045%) OpenText Process Suite
8 2 (0.045%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.045%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 2 (0.045%) Revive Adserver
9 1 (0.022%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.022%) Loan IQ
9 1 (0.022%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.022%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.022%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.022%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 300 (6.71%) Amazon AWS
2 119 (2.66%) GitHub
3 68 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
4 57 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 33 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
6 30 (0.67%) Amazon S3
7 29 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
8 27 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
9 26 (0.58%) Amazon SQS
10 23 (0.51%) Google App Engine
11 22 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
12 21 (0.47%) Google Analytics
12 21 (0.47%) PaaS
13 20 (0.45%) SaaS
14 15 (0.34%) Heroku
15 13 (0.29%) Amazon Kinesis
15 13 (0.29%) Bluemix
16 11 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 5 (0.11%) Boomi
18 4 (0.089%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 267 (5.97%) HTTP
2 54 (1.21%) Internet
3 45 (1.01%) TCP/IP
4 25 (0.56%) SSL
5 23 (0.51%) Network Security
6 21 (0.47%) LDAP
7 19 (0.43%) SNMP
8 12 (0.27%) SAN
9 7 (0.16%) AMQP
9 7 (0.16%) SSH
10 6 (0.13%) HTTPS
10 6 (0.13%) tcpdump
11 4 (0.089%) NFC
12 3 (0.067%) FTP
13 2 (0.045%) Bluetooth
13 2 (0.045%) DNS
13 2 (0.045%) DSL
13 2 (0.045%) Intranet
13 2 (0.045%) Kerberos
13 2 (0.045%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 449 (10.04%) NoSQL
2 413 (9.24%) MongoDB
3 355 (7.94%) Relational Database
4 285 (6.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 285 (6.38%) SQL Server
5 283 (6.33%) MySQL
6 217 (4.85%) Hadoop
7 211 (4.72%) Oracle Database
8 176 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
9 172 (3.85%) Big Data
10 100 (2.24%) RDBMS
11 95 (2.13%) Neo4j
12 69 (1.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 69 (1.54%) Apache Hive
13 48 (1.07%) DB2
14 45 (1.01%) Hazelcast
15 42 (0.94%) Redis
16 37 (0.83%) HBase
17 35 (0.78%) CouchDB
18 33 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 735 (16.44%) Maven
2 673 (15.06%) Git (software)
3 658 (14.72%) JUnit
4 573 (12.82%) Jenkins
5 383 (8.57%) Subversion
6 320 (7.16%) Cucumber
7 297 (6.64%) JIRA
8 294 (6.58%) Eclipse
9 283 (6.33%) Mockito
10 227 (5.08%) Selenium
11 187 (4.18%) Gradle
12 167 (3.74%) Ant
13 110 (2.46%) IntelliJ
14 77 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 72 (1.61%) JMeter
16 68 (1.52%) Hudson
17 63 (1.41%) TeamCity
18 59 (1.32%) JBehave
18 59 (1.32%) SoapUI
19 52 (1.16%) Mercurial
General
1 921 (20.60%) Finance
2 624 (13.96%) Banking
3 275 (6.15%) Front Office
4 215 (4.81%) Investment Banking
5 154 (3.45%) Retail
6 96 (2.15%) Marketing
7 86 (1.92%) Telecoms
8 65 (1.45%) Manufacturing
9 58 (1.30%) Games
10 50 (1.12%) Electronics
11 41 (0.92%) Publishing
12 32 (0.72%) Back Office
13 27 (0.60%) Financial Institution
14 19 (0.43%) Retail Banking
15 18 (0.40%) Automotive
16 13 (0.29%) Aerospace
16 13 (0.29%) Legal
17 11 (0.25%) Advertising
17 11 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
18 10 (0.22%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1976 (44.21%) Spring
2 1113 (24.90%) HTML
3 1031 (23.06%) Web Services
4 953 (21.32%) Hibernate
5 942 (21.07%) REST
6 824 (18.43%) CSS
7 768 (17.18%) J2EE
8 680 (15.21%) XML
9 599 (13.40%) RESTful
10 571 (12.77%) AngularJS
11 520 (11.63%) HTML5
12 494 (11.05%) SOAP
13 455 (10.18%) JSON
14 341 (7.63%) jQuery
15 290 (6.49%) Java EE
16 289 (6.47%) JSP
17 272 (6.09%) JMS
17 272 (6.09%) Node.js
18 241 (5.39%) CSS3
19 236 (5.28%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 201 (4.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 200 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
3 162 (3.62%) Derivative
4 117 (2.62%) Computer Science
5 109 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
6 89 (1.99%) Fixed Income
7 69 (1.54%) Mobile App
8 66 (1.48%) Equities
9 65 (1.45%) User Experience
10 56 (1.25%) Algorithms
11 45 (1.01%) Mathematics
12 43 (0.96%) N-Tier
13 36 (0.81%) Data Structures
14 32 (0.72%) Digital Media
15 30 (0.67%) iPad
16 28 (0.63%) Equity Derivative
17 25 (0.56%) Fintech
18 22 (0.49%) Data Integration
19 21 (0.47%) Grid Computing
20 20 (0.45%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 732 (16.38%) Linux
2 478 (10.69%) Unix
3 135 (3.02%) Windows
4 82 (1.83%) Mac OS X
5 65 (1.45%) Android
6 60 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 26 (0.58%) Apple iOS
8 16 (0.36%) Solaris
9 15 (0.34%) Windows Server
10 14 (0.31%) Ubuntu
11 8 (0.18%) CentOS
11 8 (0.18%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.11%) AIX
13 4 (0.089%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (0.089%) zOS
14 2 (0.045%) Debian
14 2 (0.045%) VMS
14 2 (0.045%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.045%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.045%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2624 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
2 1666 (37.27%) TDD
3 1004 (22.46%) Scrum
4 725 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
5 715 (16.00%) BDD
6 518 (11.59%) OO
7 515 (11.52%) Pair Programming
8 422 (9.44%) Multithreading
9 391 (8.75%) Open Source
10 384 (8.59%) Software Engineering
11 373 (8.34%) Microservices
12 364 (8.14%) MVC
13 343 (7.67%) Kanban
14 297 (6.64%) E-Commerce
15 284 (6.35%) SOA
16 272 (6.09%) Web Development
17 270 (6.04%) Unit Testing
18 257 (5.75%) DevOps
19 254 (5.68%) SDLC
20 221 (4.94%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 4469 (99.98%) Java
2 1293 (28.93%) JavaScript
3 875 (19.57%) SQL
4 537 (12.01%) Scala
5 301 (6.73%) Python
6 248 (5.55%) C#
7 214 (4.79%) Ruby
8 200 (4.47%) Groovy
9 190 (4.25%) PL/SQL
10 170 (3.80%) C++
11 104 (2.33%) C
12 87 (1.95%) Clojure
13 83 (1.86%) PHP
14 71 (1.59%) Perl
15 65 (1.45%) Bash Shell
16 64 (1.43%) Shell Script
17 29 (0.65%) Go
18 24 (0.54%) Jython
19 23 (0.51%) R
20 21 (0.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 388 (8.68%) Security Cleared
2 212 (4.74%) Degree
3 203 (4.54%) SC Cleared
4 113 (2.53%) DV Cleared
5 42 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
5 42 (0.94%) Sun Certification
6 19 (0.43%) BC Cleared
7 15 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
8 13 (0.29%) ISEB
9 11 (0.25%) ISTQB
10 8 (0.18%) OCP
11 7 (0.16%) OCA
11 7 (0.16%) OCAJ
11 7 (0.16%) PhD
12 6 (0.13%) OCPJP
13 3 (0.067%) OCMJD
14 1 (0.022%) DBS Check
14 1 (0.022%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (2.84%) QA
2 42 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 12 (0.27%) SLA
4 10 (0.22%) ISO 14001
4 10 (0.22%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.16%) SDET
6 6 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.089%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.067%) MiFID
9 2 (0.045%) GLP
10 1 (0.022%) FATCA
10 1 (0.022%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.022%) SEPA
10 1 (0.022%) WCAG
System Software
1 174 (3.89%) Docker
2 42 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
3 17 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 11 (0.25%) vSphere
5 8 (0.18%) HDFS
6 7 (0.16%) Apache Flume
7 6 (0.13%) Platform Symphony
8 4 (0.089%) Active Directory
8 4 (0.089%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.067%) iptables
9 3 (0.067%) Varnish
10 2 (0.045%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.045%) GridGain
11 1 (0.022%) vCloud
11 1 (0.022%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 121 (2.71%) Puppet
2 32 (0.72%) Ansible
3 26 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (0.49%) Kubernetes
5 13 (0.29%) Graphite
6 12 (0.27%) Oozie
7 11 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
8 10 (0.22%) logstash
9 8 (0.18%) BladeLogic
9 8 (0.18%) Control-M
9 8 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Management
10 7 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 6 (0.13%) Tivoli
12 4 (0.089%) Hadoop YARN
12 4 (0.089%) Kibana
12 4 (0.089%) yum
13 3 (0.067%) MOM
13 3 (0.067%) Nagios
14 2 (0.045%) Business Desktop Deployment
14 2 (0.045%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 881 (19.71%) Oracle
2 149 (3.33%) Google
3 118 (2.64%) IBM
4 102 (2.28%) Sybase
5 66 (1.48%) Red Hat
6 57 (1.28%) SAP
7 49 (1.10%) TIBCO
8 47 (1.05%) Adobe
9 42 (0.94%) Microsoft
10 40 (0.89%) Atlassian
11 34 (0.76%) ION Trading
12 31 (0.69%) WSO2
13 29 (0.65%) VMware
14 28 (0.63%) Murex
15 26 (0.58%) hybris
16 25 (0.56%) Calypso
17 23 (0.51%) Sun
18 22 (0.49%) MuleSoft
19 21 (0.47%) ATG
20 20 (0.45%) DataSynapse
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