The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 43 39 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 1061 1074 1057
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.97% 4.61% 4.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.22% 4.87% 4.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 874 837 798
Median daily rate £525 £500 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £372 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £399 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.38% +10.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £111.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +11.11%
Java 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
20313 22036 22179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.14% 94.60% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14741 15378 15441
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 £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 368 399
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 £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Java 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 Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 26 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
City of London +14 243 £538 - 79
Croydon +6 23 £431 +1.47% 1
Bromley 0 10 £431 - 1
Canary Wharf -7 8 £575 +15.00%
Docklands, London +1 2 - -
Westminster - 2 £438 -
Feltham - 2 £563 -
Uxbridge - 2 £250 -
Hammersmith +4 1 £425 +15.64%
Chiswick - 1 £375 -
Java Developer
England

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Java 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 Developer in the job title.

1 2306 (100.00%) Java
2 1354 (58.72%) Agile Software Development
3 984 (42.67%) TDD
4 946 (41.02%) Spring
5 653 (28.32%) Finance
6 585 (25.37%) Scrum
7 582 (25.24%) JavaScript
8 523 (22.68%) REST
9 522 (22.64%) Banking
10 512 (22.20%) Web Services
11 494 (21.42%) HTML
12 445 (19.30%) SQL
13 438 (18.99%) BDD
14 436 (18.91%) Maven
15 412 (17.87%) Hibernate
16 408 (17.69%) Oracle
17 378 (16.39%) Linux
18 376 (16.31%) Pair Programming
19 372 (16.13%) Git (software)
20 354 (15.35%) Multithreading
21 353 (15.31%) Continuous Integration
22 324 (14.05%) NoSQL
23 321 (13.92%) J2EE
24 320 (13.88%) CSS
25 319 (13.83%) AngularJS
26 317 (13.75%) OO
27 309 (13.40%) Scala
28 306 (13.27%) JUnit
29 283 (12.27%) RESTful
30 281 (12.19%) Unix

Java 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
1 226 (9.80%) Tomcat
2 108 (4.68%) Apache
3 82 (3.56%) Jetty
4 79 (3.43%) Apache Spark
5 72 (3.12%) JBoss
5 72 (3.12%) WebLogic
6 69 (2.99%) WebSphere
7 66 (2.86%) Oracle Coherence
8 49 (2.12%) CMS
9 39 (1.69%) nginx
10 35 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
11 34 (1.47%) Confluence
12 33 (1.43%) Mule
13 23 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 22 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
15 20 (0.87%) Apache TomEE
16 14 (0.61%) Mule ESB
17 13 (0.56%) GlassFish
18 12 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
19 11 (0.48%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (0.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.087%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (0.74%) ION MarketView
3 13 (0.56%) Payment Gateway
4 9 (0.39%) RMDS
5 5 (0.22%) Summit
6 2 (0.087%) BigMachines
6 2 (0.087%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.087%) Maximo
6 2 (0.087%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 2 (0.087%) Revive Adserver
7 1 (0.043%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.043%) Loan IQ
7 1 (0.043%) Murex MxG2000
7 1 (0.043%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.043%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.043%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 217 (9.41%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (2.69%) GitHub
3 41 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
4 28 (1.21%) AWS CloudFormation
5 26 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
6 24 (1.04%) Amazon S3
7 22 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
7 22 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
8 21 (0.91%) Amazon SQS
8 21 (0.91%) Google Analytics
9 18 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
10 14 (0.61%) Google App Engine
11 13 (0.56%) Amazon Kinesis
12 6 (0.26%) SaaS
13 5 (0.22%) PaaS
14 4 (0.17%) Heroku
15 3 (0.13%) Boomi
16 2 (0.087%) Google Play
16 2 (0.087%) Lucidchart
16 2 (0.087%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 117 (5.07%) HTTP
2 32 (1.39%) Internet
3 27 (1.17%) TCP/IP
4 17 (0.74%) SNMP
5 5 (0.22%) LDAP
6 4 (0.17%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.17%) Network Security
6 4 (0.17%) NFC
7 3 (0.13%) FTP
7 3 (0.13%) SSH
8 2 (0.087%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.087%) DNS
8 2 (0.087%) DSL
8 2 (0.087%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.087%) SAN
8 2 (0.087%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.043%) CHAP
9 1 (0.043%) Firewall
9 1 (0.043%) Intranet
9 1 (0.043%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 324 (14.05%) NoSQL
2 232 (10.06%) MongoDB
3 225 (9.76%) Apache Cassandra
4 174 (7.55%) MySQL
5 162 (7.03%) Relational Database
6 138 (5.98%) Hadoop
7 121 (5.25%) Big Data
8 114 (4.94%) SQL Server
9 76 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
10 64 (2.78%) Neo4j
11 60 (2.60%) Apache Hive
12 58 (2.52%) Oracle Database
13 56 (2.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 54 (2.34%) RDBMS
15 31 (1.34%) HBase
16 27 (1.17%) Hazelcast
17 26 (1.13%) Impala
18 23 (1.00%) KDB
19 20 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
20 19 (0.82%) DB2
Development Applications
1 436 (18.91%) Maven
2 372 (16.13%) Git (software)
3 306 (13.27%) JUnit
4 267 (11.58%) Jenkins
5 182 (7.89%) Cucumber
6 161 (6.98%) Subversion
7 158 (6.85%) Mockito
8 124 (5.38%) JIRA
9 104 (4.51%) Gradle
10 103 (4.47%) Eclipse
11 93 (4.03%) Selenium
12 71 (3.08%) IntelliJ
13 69 (2.99%) Ant
14 55 (2.39%) TeamCity
15 39 (1.69%) Hudson
16 34 (1.47%) JBehave
17 26 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 26 (1.13%) JMeter
18 25 (1.08%) SoapUI
19 23 (1.00%) TestNG
General
1 653 (28.32%) Finance
2 522 (22.64%) Banking
3 279 (12.10%) Front Office
4 204 (8.85%) Investment Banking
5 72 (3.12%) Retail
6 63 (2.73%) Marketing
7 51 (2.21%) Telecoms
8 30 (1.30%) Games
9 28 (1.21%) Publishing
10 27 (1.17%) Electronics
10 27 (1.17%) Manufacturing
11 26 (1.13%) Back Office
12 12 (0.52%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.43%) Retail Banking
14 6 (0.26%) Advertising
15 5 (0.22%) International Banking
15 5 (0.22%) Legal
15 5 (0.22%) Wholesale Banking
16 2 (0.087%) Automotive
16 2 (0.087%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 946 (41.02%) Spring
2 523 (22.68%) REST
3 512 (22.20%) Web Services
4 494 (21.42%) HTML
5 412 (17.87%) Hibernate
6 321 (13.92%) J2EE
7 320 (13.88%) CSS
8 319 (13.83%) AngularJS
9 283 (12.27%) RESTful
10 274 (11.88%) HTML5
11 265 (11.49%) XML
12 214 (9.28%) SOAP
13 192 (8.33%) JMS
14 173 (7.50%) Node.js
15 155 (6.72%) JSON
16 126 (5.46%) jQuery
17 124 (5.38%) Java EE
18 117 (5.07%) Spring MVC
19 113 (4.90%) CSS3
20 108 (4.68%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 197 (8.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 162 (7.03%) Derivative
3 119 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
4 87 (3.77%) Fixed Income
5 70 (3.04%) Computer Science
6 67 (2.91%) Equities
7 41 (1.78%) Mathematics
8 38 (1.65%) Algorithms
8 38 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
9 34 (1.47%) Data Structures
10 27 (1.17%) Equity Derivative
11 26 (1.13%) User Experience
12 25 (1.08%) Grid Computing
13 24 (1.04%) N-Tier
14 22 (0.95%) Mobile App
15 20 (0.87%) Market Risk
16 19 (0.82%) Fintech
17 18 (0.78%) Credit Derivative
18 17 (0.74%) iPad
19 16 (0.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 378 (16.39%) Linux
2 281 (12.19%) Unix
3 51 (2.21%) Windows
4 37 (1.60%) Mac OS X
5 32 (1.39%) Android
6 20 (0.87%) Apple iOS
7 13 (0.56%) Solaris
7 13 (0.56%) Ubuntu
8 10 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.35%) CentOS
10 3 (0.13%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.087%) Debian
11 2 (0.087%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.087%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.043%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1354 (58.72%) Agile Software Development
2 984 (42.67%) TDD
3 585 (25.37%) Scrum
4 438 (18.99%) BDD
5 376 (16.31%) Pair Programming
6 354 (15.35%) Multithreading
7 353 (15.31%) Continuous Integration
8 317 (13.75%) OO
9 205 (8.89%) Kanban
10 201 (8.72%) E-Commerce
11 196 (8.50%) Microservices
12 188 (8.15%) Low Latency
13 170 (7.37%) Open Source
13 170 (7.37%) Software Engineering
14 166 (7.20%) MVC
14 166 (7.20%) SDLC
15 132 (5.72%) Continuous Delivery
16 130 (5.64%) Unit Testing
17 124 (5.38%) Concurrent Programming
18 121 (5.25%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2306 (100.00%) Java
2 582 (25.24%) JavaScript
3 445 (19.30%) SQL
4 309 (13.40%) Scala
5 149 (6.46%) Python
6 140 (6.07%) C#
7 98 (4.25%) Ruby
8 97 (4.21%) C++
9 90 (3.90%) Groovy
10 75 (3.25%) PL/SQL
11 42 (1.82%) Clojure
12 39 (1.69%) Shell Script
13 33 (1.43%) Bash Shell
14 28 (1.21%) PHP
15 27 (1.17%) Perl
16 21 (0.91%) C
17 17 (0.74%) Jython
18 15 (0.65%) Haskell
18 15 (0.65%) R
19 13 (0.56%) Go
Qualifications
1 135 (5.85%) Degree
2 124 (5.38%) Security Cleared
3 64 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 21 (0.91%) DV Cleared
5 12 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (0.30%) BC Cleared
7 6 (0.26%) PhD
8 2 (0.087%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.043%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.043%) ISEB
9 1 (0.043%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.043%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (3.51%) QA
2 16 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (0.30%) SDET
3 7 (0.30%) SLA
4 6 (0.26%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.087%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.087%) GLP
5 2 (0.087%) MiFID
6 1 (0.043%) FATCA
6 1 (0.043%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.043%) SEPA
System Software
1 109 (4.73%) Docker
2 10 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 10 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.30%) HDFS
4 6 (0.26%) Apache Flume
4 6 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.22%) Platform Symphony
6 4 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.17%) vSphere
7 3 (0.13%) iptables
7 3 (0.13%) Varnish
8 2 (0.087%) Active Directory
9 1 (0.043%) GridGain
9 1 (0.043%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 38 (1.65%) Puppet
2 25 (1.08%) Ansible
3 11 (0.48%) Graphite
3 11 (0.48%) Kubernetes
3 11 (0.48%) Oozie
3 11 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.30%) logstash
5 6 (0.26%) Control-M
6 4 (0.17%) yum
7 3 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (0.13%) Nagios
8 2 (0.087%) Kibana
9 1 (0.043%) Ambari
9 1 (0.043%) Apache Shiro
9 1 (0.043%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.043%) Icinga
9 1 (0.043%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.043%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.043%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.043%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 408 (17.69%) Oracle
2 71 (3.08%) Sybase
3 63 (2.73%) Google
4 38 (1.65%) IBM
5 36 (1.56%) TIBCO
6 32 (1.39%) ION Trading
7 29 (1.26%) Adobe
8 28 (1.21%) SAP
9 27 (1.17%) Murex
10 25 (1.08%) Atlassian
10 25 (1.08%) Calypso
11 23 (1.00%) DataSynapse
12 17 (0.74%) Bloomberg
12 17 (0.74%) CyberSource
12 17 (0.74%) Microsoft
12 17 (0.74%) MuleSoft
13 16 (0.69%) VMware
14 14 (0.61%) hybris
14 14 (0.61%) New Relic
15 13 (0.56%) Red Hat
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