The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Java Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Consultant
Rank 417 422 425
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Java Consultant 23 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.052% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.055% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 6
Median daily rate £550 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £550 £384
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +43.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Java Consultant
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
21746 21911 23265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.81% 94.98% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 15443 15462 16112
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 272 348 444
Median hourly rate £17.17 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.91% -
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 £39.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Java Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Java Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Java Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Java Consultant Daily Rate Trend in London

Java Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Java Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in London

Java Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Java Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in London

Java Consultant
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 Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 26 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 +19 5 £469 +44.23%
Java Consultant
England

Java Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Java Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (42.86%) Finance
3 11 (31.43%) J2EE
3 11 (31.43%) Oracle
4 9 (25.71%) SQL
5 8 (22.86%) HTML
6 7 (20.00%) Web Services
6 7 (20.00%) Spring
7 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (17.14%) Banking
7 6 (17.14%) JSP
7 6 (17.14%) Unix
7 6 (17.14%) DevOps
8 5 (14.29%) XML
8 5 (14.29%) XSLT
8 5 (14.29%) .NET
8 5 (14.29%) SOA
8 5 (14.29%) Migration
9 4 (11.43%) Hibernate
9 4 (11.43%) Scrum
9 4 (11.43%) TDD
9 4 (11.43%) Wealth Management
9 4 (11.43%) CSS
9 4 (11.43%) OO
9 4 (11.43%) Open Source
9 4 (11.43%) Software Architecture
9 4 (11.43%) HTML5
9 4 (11.43%) CSS3
9 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
9 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software

Java Consultant 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 3 (8.57%) JBoss
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.86%) Confluence
3 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.86%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.86%) OpenCms
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) OpenShift
1 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) FTP
1 1 (2.86%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) Big Data
2 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.57%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.71%) JIRA
3 2 (5.71%) JUnit
3 2 (5.71%) Maven
3 2 (5.71%) Subversion
4 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.86%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.86%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.86%) Mockito
4 1 (2.86%) NUnit
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.86%) Advertising
5 1 (2.86%) Back Office
5 1 (2.86%) Front Office
5 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) J2EE
2 8 (22.86%) HTML
3 7 (20.00%) Spring
3 7 (20.00%) Web Services
4 6 (17.14%) JSP
5 5 (14.29%) .NET
5 5 (14.29%) XML
5 5 (14.29%) XSLT
6 4 (11.43%) CSS
6 4 (11.43%) CSS3
6 4 (11.43%) Hibernate
6 4 (11.43%) HTML5
7 3 (8.57%) Apache Camel
7 3 (8.57%) JMS
7 3 (8.57%) SAML
8 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.71%) Gherkin
8 2 (5.71%) Murex MxML
8 2 (5.71%) Struts
9 1 (2.86%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.86%) Fintech
3 1 (2.86%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Unix
2 3 (8.57%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (17.14%) DevOps
2 5 (14.29%) Migration
2 5 (14.29%) SOA
3 4 (11.43%) OO
3 4 (11.43%) Open Source
3 4 (11.43%) Scrum
3 4 (11.43%) Software Architecture
3 4 (11.43%) TDD
3 4 (11.43%) Wealth Management
4 3 (8.57%) UML
4 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.71%) BDD
5 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.71%) ETL
5 2 (5.71%) Information Security
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) MVC
5 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (25.71%) SQL
3 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.86%) C#
5 1 (2.86%) Groovy
5 1 (2.86%) Perl
5 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.86%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
1 2 (5.71%) SDET
2 1 (2.86%) ISO20022
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Ansible
2 2 (5.71%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (5.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) IBM
2 2 (5.71%) Murex
2 2 (5.71%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe
3 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.86%) Charles River
3 1 (2.86%) FatWire
3 1 (2.86%) Informatica
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.86%) Splunk
3 1 (2.86%) Sybase
3 1 (2.86%) Talend
3 1 (2.86%) Vignette