The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Developer
Rank 543 544 556
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 14 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.013% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.014% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +44.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - £313
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £25.81 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45662 43138 49058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.47% 92.59% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 28238 25865 28004
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1849 1986 2544
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Java Software Developer
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Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 28 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 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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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
North West - 5 £350 - 2
South West - 4 £285 - 2
London +10 2 £431 -4.16% 6
South East -24 2 £405 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £388 -
East of England - 1 £488 - 4
North East - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - - 1
Java Software Developer
UK

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (39.13%) Spring
4 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
4 8 (34.78%) EJB
4 8 (34.78%) EJB 3.0
5 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
5 7 (30.43%) Web Services
5 7 (30.43%) Hibernate
6 6 (26.09%) HTML
6 6 (26.09%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (26.09%) RDBMS
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle
6 6 (26.09%) JUnit
6 6 (26.09%) Degree
6 6 (26.09%) DV Cleared
6 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
7 5 (21.74%) jQuery
7 5 (21.74%) GWT
7 5 (21.74%) JPA
7 5 (21.74%) OO
7 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
8 4 (17.39%) MVC
8 4 (17.39%) UML
8 4 (17.39%) TIBCO
8 4 (17.39%) JSF
8 4 (17.39%) Clustering
8 4 (17.39%) JBoss
8 4 (17.39%) Swing

Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) CMS
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) RDBMS
1 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.70%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) Couchbase
3 1 (4.35%) MariaDB
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) CouchDB
3 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) JUnit
2 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
2 3 (13.04%) Maven
3 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) Gerrit
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium
4 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 4 (17.39%) Multimedia
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Automotive
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Dutch Language
4 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) Spring
2 8 (34.78%) EJB
2 8 (34.78%) EJB 3.0
3 7 (30.43%) Web Services
3 7 (30.43%) Hibernate
4 6 (26.09%) HTML
5 5 (21.74%) GWT
5 5 (21.74%) jQuery
5 5 (21.74%) JPA
6 4 (17.39%) CSS
6 4 (17.39%) JMS
6 4 (17.39%) Swing
6 4 (17.39%) JSF
7 3 (13.04%) JSP
8 2 (8.70%) J2EE
8 2 (8.70%) Spring MVC
8 2 (8.70%) REST
9 1 (4.35%) HornetQ
9 1 (4.35%) WebCenter
9 1 (4.35%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
2 2 (8.70%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.35%) iPhone
3 1 (4.35%) DTV
3 1 (4.35%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
3 6 (26.09%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (21.74%) OO
5 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
5 4 (17.39%) MVC
5 4 (17.39%) UML
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.70%) OOD
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.70%) TDD
8 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Web Development
8 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (4.35%) BDD
8 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Groovy
5 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.35%) C
5 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) DV Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) TIBCO
2 4 (17.39%) JBoss
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) Apple
3 1 (4.35%) FatWire
3 1 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
Swindon, Wiltshire
Harvey Nash plc
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