The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Programmer
Rank 516 519 496
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Java Programmer 41 20 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.090% 0.045% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.048% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 14 17
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £362 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £631 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £319
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
Java Programmer
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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
42131 41322 38316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.43% 92.67% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26842 25081 22205
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1651 1833 2326
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -6.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.09 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

Java Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Java Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Java Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Programmer across the England region.

Java Programmer Daily Rate Trend in England

Java Programmer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Programmer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Java Programmer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Java Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Programmer across the England region.

Java Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Java Programmer
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 Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
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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 +39 33 £513 +10.81% 12
South East -11 5 £325 -
North West -1 1 £388 - 1
South West -20 1 - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
Java Programmer
UK

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 68 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (52.94%) SQL
3 29 (42.65%) Relational Database
4 27 (39.71%) Banking
5 25 (36.76%) RDBMS
6 23 (33.82%) Oracle
7 22 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (30.88%) Spring
9 20 (29.41%) UNIX
10 19 (27.94%) Finance
11 18 (26.47%) Data Modelling
11 18 (26.47%) Web Services
12 17 (25.00%) OO
13 16 (23.53%) Hibernate
14 14 (20.59%) Computer Science
15 12 (17.65%) Derivative
16 11 (16.18%) Multithreading
16 11 (16.18%) TDD
16 11 (16.18%) J2EE
16 11 (16.18%) PL/SQL
17 10 (14.71%) JavaScript
17 10 (14.71%) Telecoms
17 10 (14.71%) Mathematics
18 9 (13.24%) RESTful
18 9 (13.24%) Software Engineering
19 8 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 8 (11.76%) HTML
19 8 (11.76%) Swing
19 8 (11.76%) Investment Banking
20 7 (10.29%) Maven

Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.35%) JBoss
2 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.41%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.94%) Apache
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.47%) Node.js
4 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.47%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.47%) CMS
4 1 (1.47%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.47%) ColdFusion
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) ION MarketView
1 1 (1.47%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (1.47%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (42.65%) Relational Database
2 25 (36.76%) RDBMS
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database
4 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.94%) OLAP
6 2 (2.94%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.94%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.94%) Redis
6 2 (2.94%) Big Data
7 1 (1.47%) MarkLogic
7 1 (1.47%) Riak
7 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.47%) DB2
7 1 (1.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Maven
2 6 (8.82%) Ant
2 6 (8.82%) Eclipse
3 5 (7.35%) Subversion
4 4 (5.88%) JUnit
4 4 (5.88%) JIRA
4 4 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.94%) ClearCase
5 2 (2.94%) Toad
5 2 (2.94%) ClearQuest
5 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.94%) jMock
5 2 (2.94%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.47%) Mockito
6 1 (1.47%) Hudson
6 1 (1.47%) Redmine
6 1 (1.47%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.47%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.47%) NetBeans
General
1 27 (39.71%) Banking
2 19 (27.94%) Finance
3 10 (14.71%) Telecoms
4 8 (11.76%) Investment Banking
5 6 (8.82%) Front Office
6 1 (1.47%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.47%) Marketing
6 1 (1.47%) Back Office
6 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.47%) Games
6 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.47%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.88%) Spring
2 18 (26.47%) Web Services
3 16 (23.53%) Hibernate
4 11 (16.18%) J2EE
5 9 (13.24%) RESTful
6 8 (11.76%) HTML
6 8 (11.76%) Swing
7 7 (10.29%) XML
7 7 (10.29%) SOAP
8 6 (8.82%) JSON
9 5 (7.35%) REST
9 5 (7.35%) JSF
9 5 (7.35%) J2SE
9 5 (7.35%) Struts
10 4 (5.88%) JSP
10 4 (5.88%) Servlets
10 4 (5.88%) JMS
10 4 (5.88%) jQuery
10 4 (5.88%) ICEfaces
11 3 (4.41%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Computer Science
2 12 (17.65%) Derivative
3 10 (14.71%) Mathematics
4 8 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (5.88%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.88%) Open Source
5 4 (5.88%) SWIFT
6 3 (4.41%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.47%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.47%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.47%) Market Risk
8 1 (1.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (29.41%) UNIX
2 7 (10.29%) Linux
3 1 (1.47%) VME
3 1 (1.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.47%) Data Modelling
3 17 (25.00%) OO
4 11 (16.18%) Multithreading
4 11 (16.18%) TDD
5 9 (13.24%) Software Engineering
6 7 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.82%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (7.35%) MVC
8 5 (7.35%) Scrum
9 4 (5.88%) Web Development
9 4 (5.88%) User Stories
9 4 (5.88%) Low Latency
10 3 (4.41%) Electronic Trading
10 3 (4.41%) OOD
10 3 (4.41%) SOA
10 3 (4.41%) CRM
10 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.41%) UML
11 2 (2.94%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (52.94%) SQL
3 11 (16.18%) PL/SQL
4 10 (14.71%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.88%) C++
6 3 (4.41%) Scala
6 3 (4.41%) Python
7 2 (2.94%) COBOL
7 2 (2.94%) C
7 2 (2.94%) C#
7 2 (2.94%) Perl
7 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.94%) Clojure
7 2 (2.94%) ClojureScript
8 1 (1.47%) Lua
8 1 (1.47%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.47%) JCL
8 1 (1.47%) Korn
8 1 (1.47%) Ruby
8 1 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) Degree
2 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
2 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (2.94%) Sun Certification
4 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.94%) OCPJP
5 1 (1.47%) OCAJ
5 1 (1.47%) OCP
5 1 (1.47%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Graphite
1 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (33.82%) Oracle
2 5 (7.35%) Sybase
3 3 (4.41%) Sencha
3 3 (4.41%) ION Trading
3 3 (4.41%) Google
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.47%) 29West
4 1 (1.47%) EnterpriseDB
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