The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Developer
Rank 503 548 538
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 77 32 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.069% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.074% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 26 23
Average daily rate £448 £405 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.56% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £518 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £403 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -10.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £39.38 £43.13 £31.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% +35.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.38 £43.13 £31.92
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +35.10%
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
44601 43533 41830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.51% 94.45% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 29104 27575 25284
Average daily rate £418 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1612 1743 1871
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.77 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.05 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London +26 35 £543 +35.62% 27
South West +26 26 £400 +3.22% 11
South East -7 8 £375 -12.79% 7
East of England -3 2 £375 -11.76% 3
North West -18 2 £415 +10.51% 6
Yorkshire - 2 £490 - 4
North East - 1 £420 - 2
West Midlands - 1 £375 - 5
Java Software Developer
UK

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 105 (100.00%) Java
2 58 (55.24%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (36.19%) Spring
4 37 (35.24%) Linux
5 35 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 33 (31.43%) Finance
7 30 (28.57%) TDD
8 29 (27.62%) JavaScript
9 27 (25.71%) HTML
9 27 (25.71%) Unix
10 26 (24.76%) SQL
11 24 (22.86%) Maven
11 24 (22.86%) Scrum
11 24 (22.86%) REST
11 24 (22.86%) Jenkins
12 23 (21.90%) OO
12 23 (21.90%) BDD
13 22 (20.95%) JUnit
14 21 (20.00%) Hibernate
14 21 (20.00%) Git (software)
15 20 (19.05%) SDLC
16 19 (18.10%) AngularJS
17 17 (16.19%) Web Services
18 16 (15.24%) JBoss
18 16 (15.24%) CSS
19 15 (14.29%) J2EE
20 14 (13.33%) Tomcat
20 14 (13.33%) Banking
20 14 (13.33%) NoSQL
20 14 (13.33%) Cucumber

Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 16 (15.24%) JBoss
2 14 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 8 (7.62%) Apache
3 8 (7.62%) WebSphere
4 7 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (6.67%) Node.js
4 7 (6.67%) WebLogic
5 6 (5.71%) Jetty
6 2 (1.90%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.90%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.90%) nginx
7 1 (0.95%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.95%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.95%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.95%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.95%) Confluence
7 1 (0.95%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.95%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.86%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.86%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.90%) SaaS
4 1 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.95%) GitHub
4 1 (0.95%) Heroku
4 1 (0.95%) IaaS
4 1 (0.95%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.52%) HTTP
2 5 (4.76%) Internet
2 5 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.90%) H.323
3 2 (1.90%) SSL
4 1 (0.95%) Firewall
4 1 (0.95%) FTP
4 1 (0.95%) LDAP
4 1 (0.95%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 11 (10.48%) MongoDB
3 10 (9.52%) MySQL
4 8 (7.62%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (7.62%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.71%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.90%) DB2
7 2 (1.90%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.90%) Hazelcast
7 2 (1.90%) MariaDB
7 2 (1.90%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.95%) Apache Accumulo
8 1 (0.95%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.95%) Big Data
8 1 (0.95%) Impala
8 1 (0.95%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.95%) QGIS
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (22.86%) Jenkins
1 24 (22.86%) Maven
2 22 (20.95%) JUnit
3 21 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 14 (13.33%) Cucumber
5 12 (11.43%) Mockito
6 11 (10.48%) Subversion
7 8 (7.62%) Eclipse
8 6 (5.71%) IntelliJ
8 6 (5.71%) Protractor
9 5 (4.76%) Gradle
9 5 (4.76%) Selenium
10 3 (2.86%) JIRA
11 2 (1.90%) Ant
11 2 (1.90%) Artifactory
11 2 (1.90%) Bugzilla
11 2 (1.90%) Gerrit
11 2 (1.90%) JBehave
11 2 (1.90%) JProfiler
11 2 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (31.43%) Finance
2 14 (13.33%) Banking
3 9 (8.57%) Games
4 7 (6.67%) Investment Banking
5 6 (5.71%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.90%) Electronics
6 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.90%) Marketing
7 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.95%) Automotive
7 1 (0.95%) Front Office
7 1 (0.95%) Law
7 1 (0.95%) Retail
7 1 (0.95%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (36.19%) Spring
2 27 (25.71%) HTML
3 24 (22.86%) REST
4 21 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 19 (18.10%) AngularJS
6 17 (16.19%) Web Services
7 16 (15.24%) CSS
8 15 (14.29%) J2EE
9 10 (9.52%) HTML5
10 7 (6.67%) Java EE
11 6 (5.71%) JSON
11 6 (5.71%) JSP
11 6 (5.71%) Middleware
11 6 (5.71%) RESTEasy
11 6 (5.71%) RESTful
11 6 (5.71%) XML
11 6 (5.71%) YAML
12 5 (4.76%) GWT
12 5 (4.76%) SOAP
13 4 (3.81%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.62%) N-Tier
3 4 (3.81%) Derivative
4 3 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.86%) User Experience
5 1 (0.95%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.95%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.95%) DTV
5 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.95%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.95%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.95%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.95%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.95%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 37 (35.24%) Linux
2 27 (25.71%) Unix
3 3 (2.86%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.90%) CentOS
4 2 (1.90%) Windows
5 1 (0.95%) AIX
5 1 (0.95%) Android
5 1 (0.95%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (55.24%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 30 (28.57%) TDD
4 24 (22.86%) Scrum
5 23 (21.90%) BDD
5 23 (21.90%) OO
6 20 (19.05%) SDLC
7 13 (12.38%) Unit Testing
8 11 (10.48%) Multithreading
9 10 (9.52%) Migration
9 10 (9.52%) Pair Programming
10 9 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (8.57%) Electronic Trading
10 9 (8.57%) Microservices
10 9 (8.57%) Risk Management
11 8 (7.62%) Concurrent Programming
11 8 (7.62%) OOD
12 7 (6.67%) Web Application Development
13 5 (4.76%) MVC
13 5 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 105 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (27.62%) JavaScript
3 26 (24.76%) SQL
4 9 (8.57%) C#
4 9 (8.57%) C++
5 8 (7.62%) Python
5 8 (7.62%) Scala
6 6 (5.71%) C
7 5 (4.76%) Ruby
8 4 (3.81%) Go
9 3 (2.86%) Groovy
9 3 (2.86%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.90%) Erlang
10 2 (1.90%) PHP
10 2 (1.90%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.95%) Clojure
11 1 (0.95%) Haskell
11 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 4 (3.81%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.86%) Degree
5 2 (1.90%) ISEB
5 2 (1.90%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.90%) FedRAMP
1 2 (1.90%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) Docker
1 1 (0.95%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) Nagios
1 2 (1.90%) Opsview
1 2 (1.90%) Puppet
2 1 (0.95%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.95%) Oozie
2 1 (0.95%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (11.43%) Oracle
1 12 (11.43%) Sybase
2 4 (3.81%) Google
3 2 (1.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.90%) SAP
4 1 (0.95%) Akamai
4 1 (0.95%) IBM
4 1 (0.95%) Sunopsis
4 1 (0.95%) Teradata
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