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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Developer
Rank 506 565 535
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 105 57 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 39 35
Median daily rate £405 £440 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.95% +17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.58% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Median hourly rate £40.25 £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +7.69%
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
46674 48291 46317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.89% 94.80% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 30793 30976 28892
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 £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1388 1837 1891
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 June 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 June 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 +26 25 £360 -4.00% 13
South West +23 21 £363 -3.33% 8
West Midlands - 20 £415 - 2
London +1 19 £475 -4.04% 14
North West -2 10 £400 - 3
East of England +23 4 £480 - 3
Yorkshire +6 4 £570 +72.72% 1
North East - 2 £325 - 2
Java Software Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 174 (100.00%) Java
2 104 (59.77%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (54.02%) Software Engineering
4 69 (39.66%) Spring
5 58 (33.33%) Linux
6 51 (29.31%) SQL
7 49 (28.16%) Hibernate
8 47 (27.01%) Unix
9 45 (25.86%) TDD
10 44 (25.29%) REST
11 41 (23.56%) JavaScript
12 39 (22.41%) J2EE
12 39 (22.41%) Scala
13 37 (21.26%) Microservices
13 37 (21.26%) HTML
14 36 (20.69%) Finance
15 35 (20.11%) Selenium
16 34 (19.54%) Oracle
16 34 (19.54%) CSS
16 34 (19.54%) DevOps
17 30 (17.24%) BDD
18 29 (16.67%) Scrum
19 28 (16.09%) XML
19 28 (16.09%) MongoDB
20 27 (15.52%) JUnit
20 27 (15.52%) JSON
21 25 (14.37%) OO
22 24 (13.79%) WebLogic
22 24 (13.79%) Git (software)
22 24 (13.79%) Docker

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 24 (13.79%) WebLogic
2 18 (10.34%) JBoss
3 15 (8.62%) Tomcat
4 12 (6.90%) WebLogic Portal
5 11 (6.32%) Cloud Foundry
6 10 (5.75%) Apache
6 10 (5.75%) GlassFish
6 10 (5.75%) WebSphere
7 8 (4.60%) Apache Spark
8 6 (3.45%) Jetty
9 5 (2.87%) OpenStack
10 4 (2.30%) Liferay
11 3 (1.72%) Confluence
11 3 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (1.15%) nginx
12 2 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.57%) IIS
13 1 (0.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 1 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.92%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (9.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (5.75%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (5.17%) Google App Engine
4 9 (5.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (4.02%) PaaS
6 6 (3.45%) Heroku
7 4 (2.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (1.72%) SaaS
9 2 (1.15%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.57%) GitHub
10 1 (0.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.62%) HTTP
2 6 (3.45%) Internet
2 6 (3.45%) SAN
3 4 (2.30%) AMQP
3 4 (2.30%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.72%) LDAP
5 2 (1.15%) SNMP
6 1 (0.57%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.09%) MongoDB
2 21 (12.07%) Relational Database
3 20 (11.49%) MySQL
4 18 (10.34%) NoSQL
5 12 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (6.32%) Hadoop
7 8 (4.60%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (3.45%) SQL Server
9 3 (1.72%) Neo4j
10 2 (1.15%) DB2
10 2 (1.15%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.15%) Redis
11 1 (0.57%) Apache Accumulo
11 1 (0.57%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.57%) Big Data
11 1 (0.57%) GIS
11 1 (0.57%) Impala
11 1 (0.57%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.57%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 35 (20.11%) Selenium
2 27 (15.52%) JUnit
3 24 (13.79%) Git (software)
4 22 (12.64%) Jenkins
5 17 (9.77%) Mockito
6 15 (8.62%) Eclipse
6 15 (8.62%) Maven
7 10 (5.75%) Cucumber
7 10 (5.75%) Subversion
8 8 (4.60%) Gradle
8 8 (4.60%) JProfiler
9 6 (3.45%) IntelliJ
9 6 (3.45%) SonarQube
10 5 (2.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (2.87%) JIRA
10 5 (2.87%) WebDriver
11 4 (2.30%) SpecFlow
11 4 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (2.30%) TestComplete
12 1 (0.57%) TestNG
General
1 36 (20.69%) Finance
2 18 (10.34%) Banking
3 8 (4.60%) Retail
4 7 (4.02%) Games
4 7 (4.02%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.45%) Aerospace
6 4 (2.30%) Back Office
7 3 (1.72%) Military
8 2 (1.15%) Electronics
9 1 (0.57%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.57%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (39.66%) Spring
2 49 (28.16%) Hibernate
3 44 (25.29%) REST
4 39 (22.41%) J2EE
5 37 (21.26%) HTML
6 34 (19.54%) CSS
7 28 (16.09%) XML
8 27 (15.52%) JSON
9 21 (12.07%) RESTful
10 20 (11.49%) SOAP
10 20 (11.49%) Web Services
11 19 (10.92%) AngularJS
11 19 (10.92%) HTML5
12 18 (10.34%) J2SE
12 18 (10.34%) Play Framework
13 15 (8.62%) Java EE
14 13 (7.47%) GWT
15 12 (6.90%) Middleware
15 12 (6.90%) Node.js
16 11 (6.32%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.60%) N-Tier
3 7 (4.02%) User Experience
4 5 (2.87%) Data Integration
4 5 (2.87%) SCADA
5 4 (2.30%) Cloud Native
5 4 (2.30%) Derivative
6 3 (1.72%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.72%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.72%) Interactive TV
6 3 (1.72%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.15%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.15%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (0.57%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.57%) Digital TV
8 1 (0.57%) Equities
8 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.57%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 58 (33.33%) Linux
2 47 (27.01%) Unix
3 10 (5.75%) Windows
4 6 (3.45%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.15%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.57%) AIX
7 1 (0.57%) Android
7 1 (0.57%) Fedora
7 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (59.77%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (54.02%) Software Engineering
3 45 (25.86%) TDD
4 37 (21.26%) Microservices
5 34 (19.54%) DevOps
6 30 (17.24%) BDD
7 29 (16.67%) Scrum
8 25 (14.37%) OO
9 22 (12.64%) Unit Testing
10 19 (10.92%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (10.92%) Open Source
11 14 (8.05%) High Availability
11 14 (8.05%) OOP
11 14 (8.05%) SDLC
12 13 (7.47%) Migration
13 11 (6.32%) Continuous Delivery
13 11 (6.32%) Multithreading
13 11 (6.32%) MVC
14 10 (5.75%) Mentoring
14 10 (5.75%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 174 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (29.31%) SQL
3 41 (23.56%) JavaScript
4 39 (22.41%) Scala
5 20 (11.49%) C++
6 16 (9.20%) C
7 14 (8.05%) C#
8 13 (7.47%) Ruby
9 12 (6.90%) Python
10 11 (6.32%) Perl
11 10 (5.75%) Go
12 6 (3.45%) Clojure
13 3 (1.72%) ANSI C
13 3 (1.72%) Haskell
13 3 (1.72%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.72%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.72%) Tcl
14 2 (1.15%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.15%) Groovy
14 2 (1.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (9.77%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.75%) Degree
3 7 (4.02%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.45%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.15%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.57%) ISEB
7 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.47%) QA
2 5 (2.87%) SDET
3 3 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.15%) ISO 14001
4 2 (1.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (13.79%) Docker
2 3 (1.72%) vSphere
3 2 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (10.92%) Puppet
2 6 (3.45%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.57%) Oozie
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 34 (19.54%) Oracle
2 17 (9.77%) Google
3 15 (8.62%) webMethods
4 10 (5.75%) Sybase
5 9 (5.17%) Adobe
6 6 (3.45%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.30%) IBM
8 3 (1.72%) OpenTV
8 3 (1.72%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.72%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.15%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.15%) Sun
9 2 (1.15%) VMware
10 1 (0.57%) Fidessa
10 1 (0.57%) Perforce
10 1 (0.57%) Splunk
10 1 (0.57%) Sunopsis
10 1 (0.57%) Teradata
10 1 (0.57%) Twitter
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