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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 41 39 46
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 1108 1025 938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.02% 4.60% 4.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.29% 4.86% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 924 784 749
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 £385 £375 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.13 £40.60 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-3.63% +12.77%
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
20937 21092 21547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.91% 94.62% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 15237 14541 15168
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 £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 396 389
Median hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
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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 +16 251 £538 +2.38% 83
Croydon +8 21 £445 +4.70% 1
Canary Wharf 0 9 £650 +30.00%
Bromley -5 9 £450 - 1
Docklands, London +3 4 £600 -11.11%
Westminster - 4 £406 - 1
Uxbridge - 2 £250 -
Clapham - 2 £450 -
Chiswick - 2 £363 -
Feltham - 1 £563 -
Java Developer
England

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 2344 (100.00%) Java
2 1387 (59.17%) Agile Software Development
3 1008 (43.00%) TDD
4 998 (42.58%) Spring
5 664 (28.33%) Finance
6 605 (25.81%) Scrum
7 584 (24.91%) JavaScript
8 556 (23.72%) Banking
9 539 (22.99%) REST
10 529 (22.57%) Web Services
11 479 (20.44%) HTML
12 450 (19.20%) BDD
13 448 (19.11%) SQL
14 437 (18.64%) Hibernate
15 431 (18.39%) Maven
16 413 (17.62%) Pair Programming
17 408 (17.41%) Oracle
18 397 (16.94%) Multithreading
19 382 (16.30%) Linux
20 372 (15.87%) Git (software)
21 358 (15.27%) NoSQL
22 337 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
23 331 (14.12%) J2EE
24 314 (13.40%) OO
25 311 (13.27%) Scala
26 310 (13.23%) CSS
27 308 (13.14%) Front Office
28 306 (13.05%) AngularJS
29 302 (12.88%) Unix
30 295 (12.59%) JUnit

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
1 240 (10.24%) Tomcat
2 171 (7.30%) Node.js
3 126 (5.38%) Apache
4 92 (3.92%) Jetty
5 77 (3.28%) Oracle Coherence
6 76 (3.24%) Apache Spark
6 76 (3.24%) WebLogic
7 73 (3.11%) JBoss
8 62 (2.65%) WebSphere
9 44 (1.88%) CMS
10 40 (1.71%) Confluence
10 40 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
11 36 (1.54%) nginx
12 26 (1.11%) Mule
13 21 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 21 (0.90%) Apache TomEE
14 19 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
15 17 (0.73%) GlassFish
16 13 (0.55%) Apache Solr
16 13 (0.55%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 5 (0.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.17%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.085%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 18 (0.77%) ION MarketView
3 14 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
4 10 (0.43%) RMDS
5 5 (0.21%) Summit
6 2 (0.085%) BigMachines
6 2 (0.085%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.085%) Maximo
6 2 (0.085%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 2 (0.085%) Revive Adserver
7 1 (0.043%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.043%) Endur
7 1 (0.043%) Loan IQ
7 1 (0.043%) MetaTrader
7 1 (0.043%) Murex MxG2000
7 1 (0.043%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.043%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 211 (9.00%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (2.73%) GitHub
3 34 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
4 24 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
5 22 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (0.81%) Amazon S3
7 18 (0.77%) Amazon SQS
7 18 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
7 18 (0.77%) Google Analytics
8 15 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
9 14 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (0.60%) Google App Engine
10 12 (0.51%) Amazon Kinesis
11 6 (0.26%) SaaS
12 5 (0.21%) PaaS
13 4 (0.17%) Heroku
14 2 (0.085%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 2 (0.085%) Lucidchart
14 2 (0.085%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 1 (0.043%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 128 (5.46%) HTTP
2 43 (1.83%) TCP/IP
3 35 (1.49%) Internet
4 14 (0.60%) SNMP
5 6 (0.26%) HTTPS
5 6 (0.26%) SSL
6 4 (0.17%) Firewall
6 4 (0.17%) FTP
6 4 (0.17%) LDAP
6 4 (0.17%) Network Security
7 2 (0.085%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.085%) DNS
7 2 (0.085%) DSL
7 2 (0.085%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.085%) NFC
7 2 (0.085%) SAN
7 2 (0.085%) SSH
7 2 (0.085%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.043%) RIP
8 1 (0.043%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 358 (15.27%) NoSQL
2 253 (10.79%) Apache Cassandra
2 253 (10.79%) MongoDB
3 178 (7.59%) MySQL
4 157 (6.70%) Relational Database
5 147 (6.27%) Hadoop
6 121 (5.16%) Big Data
7 100 (4.27%) SQL Server
8 85 (3.63%) PostgreSQL
9 66 (2.82%) Oracle Database
10 64 (2.73%) Neo4j
11 60 (2.56%) Apache Hive
12 54 (2.30%) RDBMS
13 50 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 38 (1.62%) HBase
15 28 (1.19%) Hazelcast
16 27 (1.15%) Impala
17 22 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
18 21 (0.90%) KDB
19 18 (0.77%) Redis
Development Applications
1 431 (18.39%) Maven
2 372 (15.87%) Git (software)
3 295 (12.59%) JUnit
4 260 (11.09%) Jenkins
5 187 (7.98%) Cucumber
6 183 (7.81%) Mockito
7 169 (7.21%) Subversion
8 131 (5.59%) JIRA
9 108 (4.61%) Gradle
10 96 (4.10%) Eclipse
11 82 (3.50%) Selenium
12 69 (2.94%) Ant
13 65 (2.77%) IntelliJ
14 56 (2.39%) TeamCity
15 44 (1.88%) Hudson
16 39 (1.66%) JMeter
17 29 (1.24%) JBehave
18 27 (1.15%) Spock
19 26 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 22 (0.94%) TestNG
General
1 664 (28.33%) Finance
2 556 (23.72%) Banking
3 308 (13.14%) Front Office
4 222 (9.47%) Investment Banking
5 64 (2.73%) Retail
6 61 (2.60%) Marketing
7 54 (2.30%) Telecoms
8 38 (1.62%) Games
9 25 (1.07%) Manufacturing
10 24 (1.02%) Electronics
10 24 (1.02%) Publishing
11 20 (0.85%) Back Office
12 17 (0.73%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.43%) Retail Banking
14 7 (0.30%) Wholesale Banking
15 6 (0.26%) Legal
16 5 (0.21%) International Banking
17 4 (0.17%) Advertising
18 2 (0.085%) Law
18 2 (0.085%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 998 (42.58%) Spring
2 539 (22.99%) REST
3 529 (22.57%) Web Services
4 479 (20.44%) HTML
5 437 (18.64%) Hibernate
6 331 (14.12%) J2EE
7 310 (13.23%) CSS
8 306 (13.05%) AngularJS
9 290 (12.37%) RESTful
10 250 (10.67%) HTML5
11 247 (10.54%) XML
12 219 (9.34%) SOAP
13 200 (8.53%) JMS
14 150 (6.40%) JSON
15 131 (5.59%) jQuery
16 122 (5.20%) Spring MVC
17 115 (4.91%) Java EE
18 107 (4.56%) CSS3
19 105 (4.48%) Struts
20 94 (4.01%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 200 (8.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 154 (6.57%) Derivative
3 115 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
4 92 (3.92%) Fixed Income
5 86 (3.67%) Equities
6 73 (3.11%) Computer Science
7 39 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
8 37 (1.58%) Mathematics
9 35 (1.49%) Data Structures
10 31 (1.32%) Algorithms
11 27 (1.15%) Grid Computing
12 26 (1.11%) Equity Derivative
13 24 (1.02%) Fintech
14 22 (0.94%) User Experience
15 21 (0.90%) Market Risk
16 19 (0.81%) N-Tier
17 18 (0.77%) Credit Derivative
17 18 (0.77%) Mobile App
18 17 (0.73%) iPad
19 16 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 382 (16.30%) Linux
2 302 (12.88%) Unix
3 43 (1.83%) Mac OS X
4 42 (1.79%) Windows
5 26 (1.11%) Android
6 18 (0.77%) Apple iOS
7 15 (0.64%) Ubuntu
8 13 (0.55%) Solaris
9 12 (0.51%) CentOS
10 9 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.26%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.043%) SUSE
12 1 (0.043%) VMS
12 1 (0.043%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.043%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1387 (59.17%) Agile Software Development
2 1008 (43.00%) TDD
3 605 (25.81%) Scrum
4 450 (19.20%) BDD
5 413 (17.62%) Pair Programming
6 397 (16.94%) Multithreading
7 337 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
8 314 (13.40%) OO
9 212 (9.04%) Low Latency
10 210 (8.96%) Kanban
11 195 (8.32%) E-Commerce
12 188 (8.02%) SDLC
13 182 (7.76%) Microservices
14 178 (7.59%) MVC
15 170 (7.25%) Software Engineering
16 166 (7.08%) Open Source
17 146 (6.23%) Unit Testing
18 140 (5.97%) Concurrent Programming
19 130 (5.55%) Continuous Delivery
20 126 (5.38%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2344 (100.00%) Java
2 584 (24.91%) JavaScript
3 448 (19.11%) SQL
4 311 (13.27%) Scala
5 171 (7.30%) Python
6 131 (5.59%) C#
7 104 (4.44%) Groovy
8 96 (4.10%) Ruby
9 93 (3.97%) C++
10 79 (3.37%) PL/SQL
11 43 (1.83%) PHP
12 41 (1.75%) Shell Script
13 36 (1.54%) Clojure
14 34 (1.45%) Bash Shell
14 34 (1.45%) Perl
15 20 (0.85%) C
16 16 (0.68%) Go
17 15 (0.64%) Jython
18 14 (0.60%) Haskell
18 14 (0.60%) R
Qualifications
1 142 (6.06%) Degree
2 139 (5.93%) Security Cleared
3 63 (2.69%) SC Cleared
4 31 (1.32%) DV Cleared
5 10 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (0.26%) BC Cleared
6 6 (0.26%) PhD
7 4 (0.17%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.043%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (3.07%) QA
2 13 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
3 12 (0.51%) SLA
4 9 (0.38%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.085%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.085%) MiFID
6 1 (0.043%) FATCA
6 1 (0.043%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.043%) SDET
6 1 (0.043%) SEPA
System Software
1 103 (4.39%) Docker
2 15 (0.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 13 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.43%) HDFS
5 7 (0.30%) Apache Flume
6 5 (0.21%) Varnish
7 4 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.17%) Platform Symphony
8 3 (0.13%) iptables
8 3 (0.13%) vSphere
9 2 (0.085%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.043%) GridGain
10 1 (0.043%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 35 (1.49%) Puppet
2 17 (0.73%) Graphite
3 14 (0.60%) Oozie
4 11 (0.47%) Kubernetes
5 10 (0.43%) Ansible
6 7 (0.30%) logstash
6 7 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.26%) Control-M
8 4 (0.17%) yum
9 3 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
9 3 (0.13%) Nagios
10 2 (0.085%) Kibana
11 1 (0.043%) Ambari
11 1 (0.043%) Apache Shiro
11 1 (0.043%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.043%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.043%) Icinga
11 1 (0.043%) MOM
11 1 (0.043%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 408 (17.41%) Oracle
2 74 (3.16%) Sybase
3 54 (2.30%) Google
4 37 (1.58%) IBM
4 37 (1.58%) TIBCO
5 31 (1.32%) ION Trading
6 30 (1.28%) SAP
7 28 (1.19%) Adobe
7 28 (1.19%) Atlassian
8 25 (1.07%) Calypso
8 25 (1.07%) DataSynapse
8 25 (1.07%) Murex
9 23 (0.98%) SOASTA, Inc
10 19 (0.81%) hybris
10 19 (0.81%) Microsoft
10 19 (0.81%) VMware
11 17 (0.73%) Bloomberg
11 17 (0.73%) CyberSource
12 12 (0.51%) New Relic
13 11 (0.47%) Red Hat
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