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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Application Developer
Rank 430 427 421
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 13 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.051% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.054% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 12
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £350 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £347 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-13.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
21633 22222 23362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.77% 94.99% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 15369 15688 16222
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 347 444
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £38.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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 29 September 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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Applications Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
City of London +13 2 £588 +6.81%
Feltham - 1 £340 -
Java Applications Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 29 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (41.38%) Finance
4 10 (34.48%) Linux
5 9 (31.03%) Web Services
6 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
6 8 (27.59%) HTML
7 7 (24.14%) JUnit
7 7 (24.14%) TDD
7 7 (24.14%) JBehave
7 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
8 6 (20.69%) HTML5
8 6 (20.69%) Functional Testing
8 6 (20.69%) Scrum
8 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
8 6 (20.69%) J2EE
9 5 (17.24%) SQL
9 5 (17.24%) WebLogic
9 5 (17.24%) XML
9 5 (17.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (17.24%) CSS
9 5 (17.24%) Internet
9 5 (17.24%) Spring
10 4 (13.79%) Web Application Development
10 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
10 4 (13.79%) Banking
10 4 (13.79%) JSON
10 4 (13.79%) SOA
10 4 (13.79%) MVC
10 4 (13.79%) Hibernate

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 5 (17.24%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.90%) JBoss
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Google Play
1 1 (3.45%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) KDB
2 2 (6.90%) Kdb+
2 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) SQLite
3 1 (3.45%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
1 7 (24.14%) JBehave
1 7 (24.14%) JUnit
2 3 (10.34%) Gradle
2 3 (10.34%) IntelliJ
3 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.90%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) Ant
4 1 (3.45%) Burp Suite
4 1 (3.45%) ERwin
4 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) Mockito
4 1 (3.45%) Moq
4 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) Web Services
2 8 (27.59%) HTML
3 6 (20.69%) HTML5
3 6 (20.69%) J2EE
4 5 (17.24%) CSS
4 5 (17.24%) Spring
4 5 (17.24%) XML
5 4 (13.79%) Hibernate
5 4 (13.79%) JSON
5 4 (13.79%) JSP
6 3 (10.34%) .NET
6 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
6 3 (10.34%) Dropwizard
6 3 (10.34%) EJB
6 3 (10.34%) Hystrix
6 3 (10.34%) RESTful
6 3 (10.34%) Scalatra
7 2 (6.90%) GWT
7 2 (6.90%) JSF
7 2 (6.90%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.45%) Derivative
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.45%) Equities
2 1 (3.45%) Fintech
2 1 (3.45%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.45%) Index Arbitrage
2 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (3.45%) Physics
2 1 (3.45%) TWAP
2 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.45%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Unix
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Android
4 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) TDD
3 6 (20.69%) Functional Testing
3 6 (20.69%) Scrum
4 4 (13.79%) MVC
4 4 (13.79%) SOA
4 4 (13.79%) Web Application Development
5 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (10.34%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (10.34%) Front End Development
5 3 (10.34%) Information Security
5 3 (10.34%) Kanban
5 3 (10.34%) Pair Programming
5 3 (10.34%) Refactoring
5 3 (10.34%) SOLID
5 3 (10.34%) Web Development
6 2 (6.90%) Low Latency
6 2 (6.90%) Source Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.24%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) C#
5 2 (6.90%) Python
6 1 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) MiFID
2 1 (3.45%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) HP Fortify
2 1 (3.45%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) New Relic
3 2 (6.90%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Perforce
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) Alteryx
4 1 (3.45%) CA
4 1 (3.45%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) Kony
4 1 (3.45%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.45%) Xamarin