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 29 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 44 33 40
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 1126 1158 1098
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.88% 4.98% 4.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.15% 5.26% 4.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 904 879 830
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £52.50 £116.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.83% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £42.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +23.52%
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
21884 22032 23026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.89% 94.74% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15568 15452 15629
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 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 330 437
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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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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 +3 214 £525 -4.54% 79
Croydon -16 11 £423 -6.11%
Bromley +4 9 £450 -18.18%
Canary Wharf -8 8 £423 -15.50%
Westminster - 7 £388 -
Feltham - 6 £488 - 1
Uxbridge -1 3 £288 -8.73%
Clapham - 3 £450 -
Edgware - 3 - -
Twickenham - 3 £500 -
Docklands, London +5 2 £563 -5.66%
Hammersmith +1 2 £406 +10.54% 2
Java Developer
England

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2213 (99.91%) Java
2 1327 (59.91%) Agile Software Development
3 939 (42.39%) Spring
4 852 (38.47%) TDD
5 592 (26.73%) Finance
6 583 (26.32%) JavaScript
7 540 (24.38%) Scrum
8 500 (22.57%) HTML
9 496 (22.39%) REST
10 454 (20.50%) Web Services
11 448 (20.23%) Banking
12 446 (20.14%) SQL
13 430 (19.41%) Oracle
14 399 (18.01%) Hibernate
15 398 (17.97%) Maven
16 377 (17.02%) AngularJS
17 373 (16.84%) BDD
18 361 (16.30%) CSS
19 358 (16.16%) Linux
20 354 (15.98%) Scala
21 336 (15.17%) Git (software)
22 332 (14.99%) J2EE
23 323 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
24 302 (13.63%) HTML5
25 275 (12.42%) OO
26 273 (12.33%) RESTful
27 272 (12.28%) Pair Programming
28 262 (11.83%) Multithreading
29 257 (11.60%) XML
30 255 (11.51%) 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
1 205 (9.26%) Tomcat
2 131 (5.91%) Apache Spark
3 98 (4.42%) JBoss
4 96 (4.33%) WebSphere
5 84 (3.79%) Apache
6 67 (3.02%) WebLogic
7 63 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
8 54 (2.44%) Jetty
9 49 (2.21%) CMS
10 45 (2.03%) Confluence
11 44 (1.99%) Oracle Coherence
12 43 (1.94%) Mule
13 42 (1.90%) nginx
14 40 (1.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 26 (1.17%) Mule ESB
16 22 (0.99%) Apache Solr
17 18 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
18 17 (0.77%) GlassFish
19 16 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
20 12 (0.54%) Alfresco
Applications
1 6 (0.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.090%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.045%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 29 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.50%) ION MarketView
3 6 (0.27%) RMDS
3 6 (0.27%) Summit
4 5 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.090%) Loan IQ
6 2 (0.090%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 2 (0.090%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.045%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.045%) BigMachines
7 1 (0.045%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.045%) Murex MxG2000
7 1 (0.045%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.045%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 198 (8.94%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (2.21%) GitHub
3 39 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 37 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
5 23 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
5 23 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
7 19 (0.86%) Amazon S3
8 16 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
9 13 (0.59%) Google Analytics
10 11 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
11 10 (0.45%) Amazon Kinesis
12 7 (0.32%) PaaS
13 6 (0.27%) Google App Engine
14 5 (0.23%) Google Compute Engine
14 5 (0.23%) Google Play
15 4 (0.18%) CloudFront
15 4 (0.18%) Heroku
15 4 (0.18%) Route 53
15 4 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (3.48%) HTTP
2 31 (1.40%) Internet
3 14 (0.63%) SNMP
4 7 (0.32%) HTTPS
5 6 (0.27%) RTSP
5 6 (0.27%) Unified Communications
6 5 (0.23%) LDAP
7 4 (0.18%) FTP
7 4 (0.18%) Kerberos
7 4 (0.18%) MQTT
7 4 (0.18%) Network Security
8 3 (0.14%) Firewall
8 3 (0.14%) SSH
9 2 (0.090%) AMQP
9 2 (0.090%) DNS
9 2 (0.090%) NFC
9 2 (0.090%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.045%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (0.045%) RIP
10 1 (0.045%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (11.24%) NoSQL
2 217 (9.80%) Hadoop
3 189 (8.53%) MongoDB
4 172 (7.77%) Big Data
4 172 (7.77%) MySQL
5 144 (6.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 141 (6.37%) Relational Database
6 141 (6.37%) SQL Server
7 94 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
8 68 (3.07%) Apache Hive
9 57 (2.57%) Oracle Database
10 52 (2.35%) Neo4j
11 50 (2.26%) HBase
12 45 (2.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 30 (1.35%) RDBMS
14 28 (1.26%) Impala
15 27 (1.22%) Hazelcast
16 26 (1.17%) Redis
17 24 (1.08%) KDB
18 21 (0.95%) DB2
Development Applications
1 398 (17.97%) Maven
2 336 (15.17%) Git (software)
3 255 (11.51%) JUnit
4 230 (10.38%) Jenkins
5 127 (5.73%) Subversion
6 126 (5.69%) JIRA
7 121 (5.46%) Cucumber
8 117 (5.28%) Eclipse
9 109 (4.92%) IntelliJ
10 100 (4.51%) Mockito
11 85 (3.84%) Gradle
12 82 (3.70%) Selenium
13 71 (3.21%) Ant
14 58 (2.62%) TeamCity
15 37 (1.67%) JBehave
16 34 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 28 (1.26%) WebDriver
18 25 (1.13%) SoapUI
18 25 (1.13%) TestNG
19 24 (1.08%) Hudson
General
1 592 (26.73%) Finance
2 448 (20.23%) Banking
3 201 (9.07%) Front Office
4 179 (8.08%) Investment Banking
5 79 (3.57%) Retail
6 60 (2.71%) Marketing
7 43 (1.94%) Telecoms
8 32 (1.44%) Back Office
9 29 (1.31%) Electronics
9 29 (1.31%) Manufacturing
10 23 (1.04%) Publishing
11 21 (0.95%) Financial Institution
12 13 (0.59%) Games
13 11 (0.50%) Advertising
13 11 (0.50%) Law
14 8 (0.36%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.18%) Legal
15 4 (0.18%) Music Industry
16 3 (0.14%) Automotive
16 3 (0.14%) Danish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 939 (42.39%) Spring
2 500 (22.57%) HTML
3 496 (22.39%) REST
4 454 (20.50%) Web Services
5 399 (18.01%) Hibernate
6 377 (17.02%) AngularJS
7 361 (16.30%) CSS
8 332 (14.99%) J2EE
9 302 (13.63%) HTML5
10 273 (12.33%) RESTful
11 257 (11.60%) XML
12 252 (11.38%) SOAP
13 209 (9.44%) Node.js
14 175 (7.90%) JMS
15 164 (7.40%) Spring MVC
16 163 (7.36%) JSON
17 160 (7.22%) Java EE
18 142 (6.41%) CSS3
19 128 (5.78%) jQuery
20 122 (5.51%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 139 (6.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 132 (5.96%) Derivative
3 104 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
4 83 (3.75%) Fixed Income
5 79 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 47 (2.12%) Equities
7 45 (2.03%) Algorithms
8 44 (1.99%) User Experience
9 41 (1.85%) Data Structures
10 37 (1.67%) Mathematics
11 33 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
12 27 (1.22%) Equity Derivative
13 24 (1.08%) Fintech
13 24 (1.08%) Market Risk
14 22 (0.99%) Mobile App
15 21 (0.95%) Virtual Team
16 20 (0.90%) Credit Derivative
17 16 (0.72%) Hedge funds
18 15 (0.68%) Management Information System
19 14 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 358 (16.16%) Linux
2 232 (10.47%) Unix
3 69 (3.12%) Windows
4 39 (1.76%) Android
5 25 (1.13%) Ubuntu
6 24 (1.08%) Apple iOS
7 17 (0.77%) Mac OS X
8 13 (0.59%) Solaris
8 13 (0.59%) Windows Server
9 11 (0.50%) CentOS
10 5 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.090%) Debian
11 2 (0.090%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.090%) VMS
11 2 (0.090%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.090%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.090%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1327 (59.91%) Agile Software Development
2 852 (38.47%) TDD
3 540 (24.38%) Scrum
4 373 (16.84%) BDD
5 323 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
6 275 (12.42%) OO
7 272 (12.28%) Pair Programming
8 262 (11.83%) Multithreading
9 223 (10.07%) MVC
10 202 (9.12%) Microservices
11 187 (8.44%) E-Commerce
12 173 (7.81%) Open Source
13 171 (7.72%) Kanban
14 168 (7.58%) Software Engineering
15 158 (7.13%) Low Latency
16 140 (6.32%) DevOps
17 127 (5.73%) Unit Testing
18 126 (5.69%) Web Development
19 111 (5.01%) Continuous Delivery
19 111 (5.01%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2213 (99.91%) Java
2 583 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 446 (20.14%) SQL
4 354 (15.98%) Scala
5 119 (5.37%) Python
6 107 (4.83%) C#
7 90 (4.06%) C++
8 79 (3.57%) Ruby
9 77 (3.48%) PL/SQL
10 69 (3.12%) Groovy
11 47 (2.12%) Clojure
12 42 (1.90%) Shell Script
13 34 (1.53%) C
14 32 (1.44%) Haskell
15 25 (1.13%) Bash Shell
16 22 (0.99%) PHP
17 19 (0.86%) Perl
18 18 (0.81%) Jython
19 14 (0.63%) T-SQL
19 14 (0.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 125 (5.64%) Security Cleared
2 113 (5.10%) Degree
3 77 (3.48%) SC Cleared
4 26 (1.17%) DV Cleared
5 15 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (0.27%) BC Cleared
6 6 (0.27%) PhD
7 3 (0.14%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.045%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.045%) ISEB
8 1 (0.045%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.045%) MBA
8 1 (0.045%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (3.25%) QA
2 13 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (0.36%) SDET
4 7 (0.32%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.32%) GCP
5 4 (0.18%) FATCA
6 3 (0.14%) MiFID
7 2 (0.090%) GLP
7 2 (0.090%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.045%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.045%) SEPA
8 1 (0.045%) SLA
8 1 (0.045%) WCAG
System Software
1 119 (5.37%) Docker
2 23 (1.04%) Apache Flume
3 11 (0.50%) HDFS
4 10 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 9 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.27%) Platform Symphony
7 5 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (0.18%) Active Directory
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.18%) vSphere
9 3 (0.14%) iptables
9 3 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (0.045%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 52 (2.35%) Puppet
2 38 (1.72%) Ansible
3 21 (0.95%) Kubernetes
4 13 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.36%) Oozie
6 7 (0.32%) Control-M
7 6 (0.27%) Ambari
8 5 (0.23%) yum
9 4 (0.18%) Grafana
9 4 (0.18%) Nagios
9 4 (0.18%) StatsD
10 3 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
10 3 (0.14%) MOM
11 2 (0.090%) BladeLogic
11 2 (0.090%) CA Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.090%) Graphite
11 2 (0.090%) HP Fortify
11 2 (0.090%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.090%) Oracle Identity Management
11 2 (0.090%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 430 (19.41%) Oracle
2 69 (3.12%) Google
3 49 (2.21%) Sybase
4 47 (2.12%) Adobe
5 42 (1.90%) IBM
6 35 (1.58%) SAP
7 32 (1.44%) MuleSoft
8 28 (1.26%) TIBCO
9 27 (1.22%) ION Trading
9 27 (1.22%) Murex
10 23 (1.04%) Calypso
11 18 (0.81%) hybris
12 17 (0.77%) Bloomberg
12 17 (0.77%) New Relic
12 17 (0.77%) Solace
13 15 (0.68%) Atlassian
13 15 (0.68%) Microsoft
13 15 (0.68%) VMware
14 13 (0.59%) Twitter
14 13 (0.59%) WSO2
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