The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Java Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Developer
Rank 508 555 536
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 98 58 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 39 38
Median daily rate £415 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £550 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £39.25 £41.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £41.25 -
% change year-on-year
-4.84% -
Java Software 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
46756 47408 46705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.70% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 30937 29879 29302
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 £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1327 1880 1986
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.87 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Java Software Developer in the job title.

Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Java Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Java Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Java Software Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Software Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Java Software Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Java Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Java Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Java Software 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 Software Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
South East +13 27 £388 -11.93% 9
London 0 24 £515 -6.36% 29
South West +2 15 £363 -3.33% 10
West Midlands 0 14 £415 +32.80% 3
North West -8 9 £413 - 9
Yorkshire -4 4 £570 +72.72% 5
East of England +11 3 £480 - 4
North East - 2 £325 -
Java Software Developer
UK

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Java Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 170 (100.00%) Java
2 104 (61.18%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (51.76%) Software Engineering
4 74 (43.53%) Spring
5 58 (34.12%) Linux
6 49 (28.82%) SQL
7 47 (27.65%) Hibernate
8 46 (27.06%) Finance
8 46 (27.06%) TDD
9 45 (26.47%) Unix
10 44 (25.88%) JavaScript
10 44 (25.88%) REST
11 38 (22.35%) HTML
12 37 (21.76%) J2EE
12 37 (21.76%) Oracle
13 35 (20.59%) Scrum
13 35 (20.59%) Microservices
14 34 (20.00%) BDD
14 34 (20.00%) CSS
15 33 (19.41%) JUnit
16 32 (18.82%) OO
16 32 (18.82%) Scala
17 29 (17.06%) Selenium
18 27 (15.88%) DevOps
19 25 (14.71%) Jenkins
19 25 (14.71%) AngularJS
19 25 (14.71%) Git (software)
20 23 (13.53%) MongoDB
20 23 (13.53%) MySQL
21 21 (12.35%) XML

Java Software 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 19 (11.18%) WebLogic
2 18 (10.59%) JBoss
3 15 (8.82%) Tomcat
4 14 (8.24%) Node.js
5 12 (7.06%) GlassFish
6 11 (6.47%) Cloud Foundry
7 10 (5.88%) Apache
8 9 (5.29%) WebSphere
9 8 (4.71%) Apache Spark
9 8 (4.71%) WebLogic Portal
10 6 (3.53%) Jetty
11 5 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (2.35%) OpenStack
13 3 (1.76%) Confluence
14 2 (1.18%) nginx
15 1 (0.59%) Apache Solr
15 1 (0.59%) IBM HTTP Server
15 1 (0.59%) Liferay
15 1 (0.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 1 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (2.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.59%) MetaTrader
1 1 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.12%) PaaS
4 6 (3.53%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (3.53%) Heroku
5 5 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.94%) Google App Engine
5 5 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (2.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (1.76%) SaaS
8 2 (1.18%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.59%) GitHub
9 1 (0.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.41%) HTTP
2 6 (3.53%) Internet
2 6 (3.53%) SAN
3 5 (2.94%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.35%) AMQP
4 4 (2.35%) LDAP
5 2 (1.18%) SSL
6 1 (0.59%) DVB
6 1 (0.59%) Firewall
6 1 (0.59%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.53%) MongoDB
1 23 (13.53%) MySQL
2 20 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 19 (11.18%) Relational Database
4 14 (8.24%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (6.47%) Hadoop
6 8 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (3.53%) SQL Server
8 3 (1.76%) Neo4j
9 2 (1.18%) DB2
9 2 (1.18%) Hazelcast
9 2 (1.18%) MariaDB
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.18%) Redis
10 1 (0.59%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.59%) GIS
10 1 (0.59%) Impala
10 1 (0.59%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.59%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 33 (19.41%) JUnit
2 29 (17.06%) Selenium
3 25 (14.71%) Git (software)
3 25 (14.71%) Jenkins
4 21 (12.35%) Mockito
5 20 (11.76%) Maven
6 13 (7.65%) Eclipse
7 11 (6.47%) Subversion
8 10 (5.88%) Cucumber
8 10 (5.88%) JProfiler
9 8 (4.71%) Gradle
10 7 (4.12%) IntelliJ
11 5 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (2.94%) JIRA
11 5 (2.94%) SonarQube
12 4 (2.35%) SpecFlow
12 4 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (2.35%) TestComplete
13 3 (1.76%) Protractor
14 2 (1.18%) JBehave
General
1 46 (27.06%) Finance
2 19 (11.18%) Banking
3 10 (5.88%) Games
4 6 (3.53%) Aerospace
4 6 (3.53%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.76%) Military
5 3 (1.76%) Retail
5 3 (1.76%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.18%) Back Office
6 2 (1.18%) Electronics
7 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.59%) Marketing
7 1 (0.59%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.59%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (43.53%) Spring
2 47 (27.65%) Hibernate
3 44 (25.88%) REST
4 38 (22.35%) HTML
5 37 (21.76%) J2EE
6 34 (20.00%) CSS
7 25 (14.71%) AngularJS
8 21 (12.35%) JSON
8 21 (12.35%) RESTful
8 21 (12.35%) XML
9 19 (11.18%) Web Services
10 18 (10.59%) HTML5
11 17 (10.00%) Java EE
12 16 (9.41%) SOAP
13 14 (8.24%) J2SE
14 13 (7.65%) JPA
14 13 (7.65%) Middleware
14 13 (7.65%) Play Framework
15 12 (7.06%) GWT
16 11 (6.47%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.88%) N-Tier
3 7 (4.12%) User Experience
4 5 (2.94%) Data Integration
4 5 (2.94%) Derivative
5 4 (2.35%) Cloud Native
5 4 (2.35%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.35%) SCADA
6 3 (1.76%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.76%) Interactive TV
6 3 (1.76%) OTC Derivatives
6 3 (1.76%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.59%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.59%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.59%) DTV
7 1 (0.59%) Equities
7 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.59%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 58 (34.12%) Linux
2 45 (26.47%) Unix
3 11 (6.47%) Windows
4 6 (3.53%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.59%) AIX
7 1 (0.59%) Android
7 1 (0.59%) Fedora
7 1 (0.59%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (61.18%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (51.76%) Software Engineering
3 46 (27.06%) TDD
4 35 (20.59%) Microservices
4 35 (20.59%) Scrum
5 34 (20.00%) BDD
6 32 (18.82%) OO
7 27 (15.88%) DevOps
8 21 (12.35%) Unit Testing
9 19 (11.18%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (10.00%) SDLC
11 16 (9.41%) High Availability
12 15 (8.82%) Migration
13 14 (8.24%) Multithreading
13 14 (8.24%) Open Source
14 13 (7.65%) Kanban
15 12 (7.06%) OOP
16 11 (6.47%) Continuous Delivery
16 11 (6.47%) OOD
17 10 (5.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 170 (100.00%) Java
2 49 (28.82%) SQL
3 44 (25.88%) JavaScript
4 32 (18.82%) Scala
5 19 (11.18%) C++
6 17 (10.00%) C
7 13 (7.65%) C#
8 12 (7.06%) Ruby
9 11 (6.47%) Go
10 10 (5.88%) Perl
10 10 (5.88%) Python
11 4 (2.35%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.76%) ANSI C
12 3 (1.76%) Groovy
12 3 (1.76%) Haskell
12 3 (1.76%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.18%) Clojure
13 2 (1.18%) PHP
13 2 (1.18%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 16 (9.41%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.47%) Degree
3 8 (4.71%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.35%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.76%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.18%) ISEB
6 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.59%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.94%) QA
2 3 (1.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.59%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.59%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.59%) SDET
System Software
1 19 (11.18%) Docker
2 3 (1.76%) vSphere
3 2 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (8.24%) Puppet
2 6 (3.53%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.59%) Oozie
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.59%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 37 (21.76%) Oracle
2 14 (8.24%) Sybase
3 13 (7.65%) Google
4 10 (5.88%) webMethods
5 6 (3.53%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.94%) Adobe
7 3 (1.76%) IBM
7 3 (1.76%) OpenTV
7 3 (1.76%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.18%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.18%) VMware
9 1 (0.59%) Fidessa
9 1 (0.59%) Perforce
9 1 (0.59%) SAP
9 1 (0.59%) Splunk
9 1 (0.59%) Sunopsis
9 1 (0.59%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.59%) Twitter
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