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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Programmer
Rank 575 519 548
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +29
Contract jobs requiring a Java Programmer 13 39 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.082% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.088% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 22
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£500 £438 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £349 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £389 £375
% change year-on-year
-21.59% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -
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
47502 44109 49177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.02% 92.81% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29572 26954 28107
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £237 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1898 1931 2441
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 -25 11 £500 +11.11% 8
South East -7 1 £310 -11.42% 1
West Midlands - 1 £300 -
East of England - - - - 1
South West - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 1
Java Programmer
UK

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 44 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (61.36%) Spring
3 26 (59.09%) Finance
4 23 (52.27%) Oracle
5 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (36.36%) Hibernate
6 16 (36.36%) SQL
7 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
8 14 (31.82%) WebSphere
9 13 (29.55%) TDD
9 13 (29.55%) Web Services
9 13 (29.55%) UML
10 12 (27.27%) HTML
10 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
10 12 (27.27%) jQuery
10 12 (27.27%) Scala
10 12 (27.27%) Mentoring
11 11 (25.00%) J2EE
11 11 (25.00%) CSS
11 11 (25.00%) Scrum
11 11 (25.00%) Ajax
12 10 (22.73%) Front Office
12 10 (22.73%) JDBC
12 10 (22.73%) XML
12 10 (22.73%) JBoss
12 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (20.45%) Oracle Database
13 9 (20.45%) MySQL
13 9 (20.45%) WebLogic
13 9 (20.45%) C#

Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 14 (31.82%) WebSphere
2 9 (20.45%) WebLogic
3 7 (15.91%) Tomcat
3 7 (15.91%) MQSeries
3 7 (15.91%) CMS
3 7 (15.91%) Escenic
3 7 (15.91%) Adobe CQ
4 6 (13.64%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (4.55%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (4.55%) Apache
6 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP PM
1 1 (2.27%) RMDS
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) LDAP
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.45%) MySQL
2 9 (20.45%) Oracle Database
3 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
3 7 (15.91%) Big Data
3 7 (15.91%) Hadoop
4 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (9.09%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Maven
2 6 (13.64%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.27%) Ant
4 1 (2.27%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.27%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.27%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.27%) Hudson
4 1 (2.27%) Redmine
General
1 26 (59.09%) Finance
2 10 (22.73%) Front Office
3 8 (18.18%) Banking
4 7 (15.91%) Back Office
5 6 (13.64%) Investment Banking
6 4 (9.09%) Manufacturing
7 3 (6.82%) Financial Institution
8 1 (2.27%) Games
8 1 (2.27%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (61.36%) Spring
2 16 (36.36%) Hibernate
3 13 (29.55%) Web Services
4 12 (27.27%) HTML
4 12 (27.27%) jQuery
5 11 (25.00%) J2EE
5 11 (25.00%) CSS
5 11 (25.00%) Ajax
6 10 (22.73%) JDBC
6 10 (22.73%) XML
7 8 (18.18%) EJB
7 8 (18.18%) JMS
7 8 (18.18%) .NET
7 8 (18.18%) Struts
7 8 (18.18%) HTML5
7 8 (18.18%) CSS3
8 7 (15.91%) LAMP
8 7 (15.91%) JSF
8 7 (15.91%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (15.91%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Derivative
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Open Source
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.27%) GIS
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
4 1 (2.27%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.27%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.27%) Learning Management System
4 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (29.55%) TDD
2 13 (29.55%) UML
3 12 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 11 (25.00%) Scrum
5 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (18.18%) OOP
6 8 (18.18%) OOD
7 7 (15.91%) RUP
7 7 (15.91%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (15.91%) MVC
7 7 (15.91%) Multithreading
7 7 (15.91%) BDD
7 7 (15.91%) Low Latency
8 6 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (13.64%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (11.36%) Integration Testing
10 4 (9.09%) Risk Management
10 4 (9.09%) OO
11 3 (6.82%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (36.36%) SQL
3 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
4 12 (27.27%) Scala
5 9 (20.45%) C#
6 8 (18.18%) PL/SQL
7 6 (13.64%) Shell Script
7 6 (13.64%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.27%) C
8 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.27%) Groovy
8 1 (2.27%) Python
8 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) OCAJ
4 2 (4.55%) OCP
4 2 (4.55%) OCA
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) Oracle
2 10 (22.73%) JBoss
3 2 (4.55%) Twitter
4 1 (2.27%) 29West
4 1 (2.27%) SAP
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