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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Application Developer
England / London
Rank 393 407 388
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 5 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.038% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.040% 0.100%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 14
Median daily rate £340 £523 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.92% -0.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +15.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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
18428 19940 20069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.94% 95.18% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13183 14000 14289
Median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £637 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 311 348
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.16% +1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £35.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017, 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 16 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) TDD
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) Banking
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) XML
5 4 (25.00%) BDD
6 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (18.75%) Spring
6 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
6 3 (18.75%) HTML
6 3 (18.75%) CSS
6 3 (18.75%) Information Security
7 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) HP
7 2 (12.50%) Web Services
7 2 (12.50%) Internet
7 2 (12.50%) C#
7 2 (12.50%) .NET
7 2 (12.50%) J2EE
7 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 2 (12.50%) jQuery
7 2 (12.50%) JSON
7 2 (12.50%) Refactoring

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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Google Play
2 1 (6.25%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) KDB
1 1 (6.25%) Kdb+
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQLite
1 1 (6.25%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (6.25%) Burp Suite
2 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
2 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) Spring
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 2 (12.50%) HTML5
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE
3 2 (12.50%) jQuery
3 2 (12.50%) JSON
3 2 (12.50%) React
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) Android SDK
4 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.25%) Apache CXF
4 1 (6.25%) iOS SDK
4 1 (6.25%) JPA
4 1 (6.25%) PhoneGap
4 1 (6.25%) Redux
4 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (6.25%) Equities
1 1 (6.25%) Fintech
1 1 (6.25%) Fixed Income
1 1 (6.25%) Index Arbitrage
1 1 (6.25%) Life Science
1 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (6.25%) TWAP
1 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
1 1 (6.25%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) TDD
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (18.75%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (18.75%) Information Security
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) OWASP
5 2 (12.50%) Refactoring
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) Source Code Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.25%) Android Development
6 1 (6.25%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (6.25%) Low Latency
6 1 (6.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (6.25%) Open Source
6 1 (6.25%) Open Source Development
6 1 (6.25%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Fortify
2 1 (6.25%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) HP
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Alteryx
2 1 (6.25%) CA
2 1 (6.25%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) Kony
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Xamarin