The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Java Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Application Developer
Rank 417 407 407
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 16 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.087% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.092% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 13
Median daily rate £397 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £335 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £350 £378
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -7.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Java Applications Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20630 21742 21781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.15% 94.61% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14967 15186 15135
Median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 363 392
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.17 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Java Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Java Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Java Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Java Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Java Applications Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Applications Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Java Applications Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Java Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Java Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Java Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Java Applications 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 London region featuring Java Applications Developer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 12 (46.15%) Web Services
4 9 (34.62%) HTML
4 9 (34.62%) TDD
5 8 (30.77%) Scrum
5 8 (30.77%) MVC
5 8 (30.77%) CSS
5 8 (30.77%) Linux
5 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
5 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (30.77%) Kanban
6 7 (26.92%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (26.92%) HTML5
6 7 (26.92%) SOA
7 6 (23.08%) Internet
7 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
7 6 (23.08%) Pair Programming
7 6 (23.08%) IntelliJ
7 6 (23.08%) JUnit
7 6 (23.08%) JBehave
7 6 (23.08%) Web Development
7 6 (23.08%) Refactoring
7 6 (23.08%) QA
7 6 (23.08%) SOLID
7 6 (23.08%) Front End Development
7 6 (23.08%) Web Application Development
7 6 (23.08%) Gradle
7 6 (23.08%) Scalatra

Java Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.85%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) Bluetooth
2 2 (7.69%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (7.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 6 (23.08%) Gradle
2 6 (23.08%) IntelliJ
2 6 (23.08%) JBehave
2 6 (23.08%) JUnit
3 2 (7.69%) Maven
4 1 (3.85%) Ant
4 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.85%) ERwin
4 1 (3.85%) Mockito
4 1 (3.85%) Moq
4 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) Web Services
2 9 (34.62%) HTML
3 8 (30.77%) CSS
4 7 (26.92%) HTML5
5 6 (23.08%) Dropwizard
5 6 (23.08%) Hystrix
5 6 (23.08%) Scalatra
6 4 (15.38%) J2EE
6 4 (15.38%) RESTful
6 4 (15.38%) Spring
7 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
7 3 (11.54%) JSP
8 2 (7.69%) Android SDK
8 2 (7.69%) EJB
8 2 (7.69%) iOS SDK
8 2 (7.69%) JSON
8 2 (7.69%) Play Framework
8 2 (7.69%) REST
8 2 (7.69%) Spring MVC
8 2 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (7.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Android
2 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) TDD
3 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (30.77%) Kanban
3 8 (30.77%) MVC
3 8 (30.77%) Scrum
4 7 (26.92%) Domain-Driven Design
4 7 (26.92%) SOA
5 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Front End Development
5 6 (23.08%) Pair Programming
5 6 (23.08%) Refactoring
5 6 (23.08%) SOLID
5 6 (23.08%) Web Application Development
5 6 (23.08%) Web Development
6 5 (19.23%) Functional Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Android Development
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) Mobile Development
7 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) New Relic
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Apple
3 2 (7.69%) Google
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) Perforce