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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Developer
Rank 548 559 535
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 74 59 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 41 35
Average daily rate £425 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £320 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 -
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -
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
48700 48807 46973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.04% 94.77% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 32117 30128 29195
Average daily rate £425 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
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 average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1383 1957 1952
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 1 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 1 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
(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 -18 28 £500 -9.09% 20
South East +3 20 £638 +44.88% 10
South West +9 11 £410 +9.33% 4
West Midlands -5 7 £390 +24.80% 3
North West -6 4 £425 - 5
Yorkshire -10 3 £510 +54.54% 2
East of England +11 1 - - 6
Java Software Developer
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Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 145 (100.00%) Java
2 92 (63.45%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (49.66%) Software Engineering
4 58 (40.00%) Spring
5 46 (31.72%) Finance
5 46 (31.72%) TDD
6 45 (31.03%) Linux
7 39 (26.90%) JavaScript
8 36 (24.83%) REST
9 35 (24.14%) BDD
10 34 (23.45%) OO
11 33 (22.76%) Unix
11 33 (22.76%) SQL
11 33 (22.76%) Hibernate
12 31 (21.38%) Scrum
13 28 (19.31%) J2EE
13 28 (19.31%) JUnit
13 28 (19.31%) HTML
14 27 (18.62%) Oracle
14 27 (18.62%) Jenkins
15 25 (17.24%) Microservices
16 24 (16.55%) Maven
17 23 (15.86%) MySQL
17 23 (15.86%) CSS
18 22 (15.17%) AngularJS
18 22 (15.17%) Git (software)
18 22 (15.17%) Scala
19 20 (13.79%) Mockito
19 20 (13.79%) SDLC
20 18 (12.41%) NoSQL

Java Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 14 (9.66%) Node.js
2 12 (8.28%) JBoss
3 11 (7.59%) Tomcat
4 10 (6.90%) Cloud Foundry
4 10 (6.90%) GlassFish
5 9 (6.21%) Apache Spark
6 8 (5.52%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (5.52%) WebLogic
7 7 (4.83%) Apache
8 6 (4.14%) Jetty
8 6 (4.14%) WebSphere
9 4 (2.76%) OpenStack
9 4 (2.76%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (2.07%) Confluence
11 2 (1.38%) nginx
12 1 (0.69%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.69%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (0.69%) Liferay
12 1 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.07%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.69%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.14%) PaaS
4 5 (3.45%) Heroku
5 3 (2.07%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.38%) Bluemix
6 2 (1.38%) SaaS
7 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.69%) GitHub
7 1 (0.69%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.97%) HTTP
2 7 (4.83%) Internet
3 6 (4.14%) SAN
4 5 (3.45%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.07%) AMQP
6 2 (1.38%) LDAP
6 2 (1.38%) SSL
7 1 (0.69%) DVB
7 1 (0.69%) Firewall
7 1 (0.69%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.86%) MySQL
2 18 (12.41%) NoSQL
3 17 (11.72%) MongoDB
4 14 (9.66%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (6.90%) Hadoop
6 8 (5.52%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.83%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (4.14%) SQL Server
9 3 (2.07%) DB2
9 3 (2.07%) Neo4j
9 3 (2.07%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.38%) Hazelcast
10 2 (1.38%) MariaDB
10 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.38%) Redis
11 1 (0.69%) Apache Accumulo
11 1 (0.69%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.69%) Big Data
11 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.69%) GIS
Development Applications
1 28 (19.31%) JUnit
2 27 (18.62%) Jenkins
3 24 (16.55%) Maven
4 22 (15.17%) Git (software)
5 20 (13.79%) Mockito
6 16 (11.03%) Selenium
7 13 (8.97%) Cucumber
8 12 (8.28%) Subversion
9 9 (6.21%) Eclipse
9 9 (6.21%) JProfiler
10 7 (4.83%) Gradle
10 7 (4.83%) IntelliJ
11 6 (4.14%) Protractor
12 4 (2.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (2.07%) JBehave
13 3 (2.07%) JIRA
13 3 (2.07%) SpecFlow
13 3 (2.07%) TestComplete
14 2 (1.38%) Ant
General
1 46 (31.72%) Finance
2 18 (12.41%) Banking
3 11 (7.59%) Games
4 7 (4.83%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.45%) Aerospace
6 4 (2.76%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.07%) Electronics
8 2 (1.38%) Back Office
8 2 (1.38%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.38%) Marketing
8 2 (1.38%) Retail
9 1 (0.69%) Military
9 1 (0.69%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (40.00%) Spring
2 36 (24.83%) REST
3 33 (22.76%) Hibernate
4 28 (19.31%) HTML
4 28 (19.31%) J2EE
5 23 (15.86%) CSS
6 22 (15.17%) AngularJS
7 17 (11.72%) RESTful
8 16 (11.03%) Java EE
8 16 (11.03%) Web Services
9 14 (9.66%) XML
10 13 (8.97%) Middleware
11 12 (8.28%) JPA
11 12 (8.28%) JSON
12 10 (6.90%) HTML5
12 10 (6.90%) SOAP
13 7 (4.83%) J2SE
13 7 (4.83%) JMS
13 7 (4.83%) jQuery
14 6 (4.14%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.90%) N-Tier
3 6 (4.14%) Derivative
3 6 (4.14%) User Experience
4 5 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.38%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.38%) Interactive TV
5 2 (1.38%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.69%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.69%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.69%) DTV
6 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.69%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.69%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.69%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 45 (31.03%) Linux
2 33 (22.76%) Unix
3 7 (4.83%) Windows
4 4 (2.76%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.38%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.38%) CentOS
6 1 (0.69%) AIX
6 1 (0.69%) Android
6 1 (0.69%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (63.45%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (49.66%) Software Engineering
3 46 (31.72%) TDD
4 35 (24.14%) BDD
5 34 (23.45%) OO
6 31 (21.38%) Scrum
7 25 (17.24%) Microservices
8 20 (13.79%) SDLC
9 18 (12.41%) DevOps
10 17 (11.72%) Unit Testing
11 16 (11.03%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (9.66%) High Availability
13 13 (8.97%) Multithreading
14 12 (8.28%) Kanban
14 12 (8.28%) Migration
15 11 (7.59%) OOD
16 10 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
16 10 (6.90%) OOP
16 10 (6.90%) Pair Programming
16 10 (6.90%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 145 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (26.90%) JavaScript
3 33 (22.76%) SQL
4 22 (15.17%) Scala
5 15 (10.34%) C
6 11 (7.59%) C++
6 11 (7.59%) Ruby
7 10 (6.90%) Go
8 8 (5.52%) Perl
9 7 (4.83%) C#
9 7 (4.83%) Python
10 3 (2.07%) Groovy
10 3 (2.07%) Haskell
10 3 (2.07%) PHP
10 3 (2.07%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.38%) ANSI C
11 2 (1.38%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.38%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.69%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.69%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 14 (9.66%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.90%) Degree
3 9 (6.21%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.07%) ISEB
4 3 (2.07%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.07%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.07%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 11 (7.59%) Docker
2 3 (2.07%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (4.14%) Puppet
2 5 (3.45%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.38%) Nagios
3 2 (1.38%) Opsview
4 1 (0.69%) Oozie
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (18.62%) Oracle
2 13 (8.97%) Sybase
3 6 (4.14%) Google
4 5 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.07%) IBM
5 3 (2.07%) webMethods
6 2 (1.38%) OpenTV
6 2 (1.38%) SAP
7 1 (0.69%) Adobe
7 1 (0.69%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.69%) Perforce
7 1 (0.69%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.69%) Sunopsis
7 1 (0.69%) Teradata
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