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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 37 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 1159 1306 1256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.43% 5.78% 5.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.73% 6.07% 5.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 960 995 1010
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £361 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £43.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.12% +15.66%
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
20235 21509 22822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 95.16% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14421 15222 16429
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 284 347 443
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +3 248 £550 +4.76% 77
Canary Wharf +10 18 £538 -10.41%
Bromley - 9 £375 -
Docklands, London +5 8 £525 -19.23%
Uxbridge +2 4 - - 1
Westminster - 4 £563 -
Croydon -38 3 £360 -7.09%
Java Developer
England

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 2254 (99.91%) Java
2 1366 (60.55%) Agile Software Development
3 885 (39.23%) Spring
4 856 (37.94%) TDD
5 582 (25.80%) Finance
6 569 (25.22%) JavaScript
7 549 (24.34%) REST
8 535 (23.71%) Scrum
9 514 (22.78%) HTML
10 504 (22.34%) SQL
11 482 (21.37%) Banking
12 433 (19.19%) BDD
13 425 (18.84%) Web Services
14 392 (17.38%) Hibernate
15 387 (17.15%) AngularJS
16 377 (16.71%) Oracle
17 376 (16.67%) CSS
18 352 (15.60%) Linux
19 336 (14.89%) Git (software)
20 325 (14.41%) Scala
21 312 (13.83%) Maven
22 311 (13.79%) J2EE
23 305 (13.52%) Microservices
24 290 (12.85%) HTML5
25 281 (12.46%) Jenkins
26 277 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
27 275 (12.19%) OO
28 272 (12.06%) Multithreading
29 268 (11.88%) XML
30 255 (11.30%) SOAP

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
1 164 (7.27%) Apache Spark
2 125 (5.54%) Tomcat
3 99 (4.39%) JBoss
4 93 (4.12%) WebSphere
5 80 (3.55%) Elasticsearch
6 61 (2.70%) Apache
7 59 (2.62%) WebLogic
8 51 (2.26%) Confluence
9 48 (2.13%) Mule
10 47 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 45 (1.99%) CMS
12 43 (1.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 38 (1.68%) Oracle Coherence
14 31 (1.37%) Apache Solr
14 31 (1.37%) Mule ESB
15 20 (0.89%) Cloud Foundry
15 20 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
16 16 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
17 15 (0.66%) Jetty
18 13 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 13 (0.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.18%) MS Office
3 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.044%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 18 (0.80%) RMDS
3 10 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.13%) ION MarketView
5 3 (0.13%) Summit
6 2 (0.089%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.089%) Unica
7 1 (0.044%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 1 (0.044%) Endur
7 1 (0.044%) Loan IQ
7 1 (0.044%) Magento
7 1 (0.044%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.044%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.044%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 220 (9.75%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
4 29 (1.29%) GitHub
5 20 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
7 18 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
8 17 (0.75%) Amazon S3
9 15 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
10 12 (0.53%) PaaS
11 11 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
12 8 (0.35%) IaaS
12 8 (0.35%) SaaS
13 7 (0.31%) Amazon Kinesis
13 7 (0.31%) Heroku
14 5 (0.22%) Google Compute Engine
14 5 (0.22%) Google Play
15 4 (0.18%) OpenShift
15 4 (0.18%) Route 53
16 3 (0.13%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 99 (4.39%) HTTP
2 39 (1.73%) RTSP
3 35 (1.55%) Internet
4 31 (1.37%) MQTT
5 9 (0.40%) HTTPS
6 8 (0.35%) Firewall
6 8 (0.35%) Unified Communications
7 6 (0.27%) SNMP
8 5 (0.22%) AMQP
8 5 (0.22%) FTP
8 5 (0.22%) Kerberos
8 5 (0.22%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.18%) Intranet
9 4 (0.18%) LDAP
9 4 (0.18%) RTP
10 3 (0.13%) Multicast
11 2 (0.089%) Network Security
11 2 (0.089%) NFC
11 2 (0.089%) Skype
11 2 (0.089%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (11.21%) Hadoop
2 251 (11.13%) Big Data
3 204 (9.04%) MongoDB
4 187 (8.29%) NoSQL
5 170 (7.54%) Relational Database
6 158 (7.00%) SQL Server
7 141 (6.25%) MySQL
8 119 (5.27%) Apache Cassandra
9 91 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
10 57 (2.53%) HBase
11 52 (2.30%) Oracle Database
12 41 (1.82%) RDBMS
13 37 (1.64%) Apache Hive
14 36 (1.60%) Redis
15 29 (1.29%) Neo4j
16 28 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
17 23 (1.02%) DB2
18 19 (0.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 19 (0.84%) KDB
19 17 (0.75%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 336 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 312 (13.83%) Maven
3 281 (12.46%) Jenkins
4 242 (10.73%) JUnit
5 139 (6.16%) JIRA
6 131 (5.81%) Subversion
7 109 (4.83%) Mockito
8 107 (4.74%) Cucumber
9 85 (3.77%) Gradle
10 81 (3.59%) Eclipse
11 77 (3.41%) IntelliJ
12 67 (2.97%) Selenium
13 54 (2.39%) Ant
14 48 (2.13%) TeamCity
15 32 (1.42%) WebDriver
16 29 (1.29%) Spock
17 28 (1.24%) Vagrant
18 27 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 25 (1.11%) Grunt
19 25 (1.11%) JBehave
General
1 582 (25.80%) Finance
2 482 (21.37%) Banking
3 228 (10.11%) Front Office
4 219 (9.71%) Investment Banking
5 83 (3.68%) Retail
6 54 (2.39%) Telecoms
7 46 (2.04%) Marketing
8 28 (1.24%) Back Office
8 28 (1.24%) Publishing
9 27 (1.20%) Games
10 25 (1.11%) Advertising
11 24 (1.06%) Electronics
11 24 (1.06%) Manufacturing
12 21 (0.93%) Financial Institution
13 17 (0.75%) Retail Banking
14 14 (0.62%) Law
15 11 (0.49%) Automotive
16 4 (0.18%) German Language
16 4 (0.18%) Multimedia
17 3 (0.13%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 885 (39.23%) Spring
2 549 (24.34%) REST
3 514 (22.78%) HTML
4 425 (18.84%) Web Services
5 392 (17.38%) Hibernate
6 387 (17.15%) AngularJS
7 376 (16.67%) CSS
8 311 (13.79%) J2EE
9 290 (12.85%) HTML5
10 268 (11.88%) XML
11 255 (11.30%) SOAP
12 251 (11.13%) RESTful
13 216 (9.57%) JSON
14 186 (8.24%) Node.js
15 182 (8.07%) JMS
16 168 (7.45%) Kafka
17 166 (7.36%) Java EE
18 162 (7.18%) Spring MVC
19 156 (6.91%) jQuery
20 146 (6.47%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 151 (6.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 113 (5.01%) Derivative
3 108 (4.79%) Fixed Income
4 97 (4.30%) Computer Science
5 96 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
6 86 (3.81%) Equities
7 64 (2.84%) User Experience
8 60 (2.66%) Algorithms
8 60 (2.66%) Data Structures
9 38 (1.68%) Mathematics
10 35 (1.55%) Market Risk
11 34 (1.51%) Public Cloud
11 34 (1.51%) Video on Demand
12 32 (1.42%) Fintech
13 31 (1.37%) Economics
13 31 (1.37%) Virtual Team
14 26 (1.15%) Equity Derivative
14 26 (1.15%) Mobile App
14 26 (1.15%) N-Tier
15 24 (1.06%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 352 (15.60%) Linux
2 237 (10.51%) Unix
3 82 (3.63%) Windows
4 42 (1.86%) Android
5 31 (1.37%) Apple iOS
6 30 (1.33%) Mac OS X
7 18 (0.80%) Windows Server
8 14 (0.62%) Ubuntu
9 9 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.22%) CentOS
11 4 (0.18%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.089%) Solaris
13 1 (0.044%) HPUX
13 1 (0.044%) VMS
13 1 (0.044%) webOS
13 1 (0.044%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.044%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1366 (60.55%) Agile Software Development
2 856 (37.94%) TDD
3 535 (23.71%) Scrum
4 433 (19.19%) BDD
5 305 (13.52%) Microservices
6 277 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
7 275 (12.19%) OO
8 272 (12.06%) Multithreading
9 244 (10.82%) Pair Programming
10 231 (10.24%) MVC
11 225 (9.97%) DevOps
12 207 (9.18%) Software Engineering
13 177 (7.85%) Kanban
14 166 (7.36%) E-Commerce
15 163 (7.23%) Open Source
16 161 (7.14%) Low Latency
17 134 (5.94%) Unit Testing
17 134 (5.94%) Web Development
18 133 (5.90%) SOA
19 129 (5.72%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2254 (99.91%) Java
2 569 (25.22%) JavaScript
3 504 (22.34%) SQL
4 325 (14.41%) Scala
5 160 (7.09%) Python
6 125 (5.54%) C#
7 108 (4.79%) C++
8 77 (3.41%) PL/SQL
9 76 (3.37%) Ruby
10 75 (3.32%) C
11 60 (2.66%) Shell Script
12 58 (2.57%) Groovy
13 52 (2.30%) Clojure
14 40 (1.77%) Haskell
15 39 (1.73%) XPath
16 33 (1.46%) Perl
17 31 (1.37%) Korn
18 27 (1.20%) Bash Shell
19 26 (1.15%) PHP
20 17 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 119 (5.27%) Security Cleared
2 112 (4.96%) Degree
3 78 (3.46%) SC Cleared
4 29 (1.29%) DV Cleared
5 15 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
6 9 (0.40%) Sun Certification
7 4 (0.18%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.044%) ISEB
9 1 (0.044%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.044%) MBA
9 1 (0.044%) OCMJD
9 1 (0.044%) OCPJWCD
9 1 (0.044%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (3.41%) QA
2 20 (0.89%) FATCA
3 12 (0.53%) MiFID
4 10 (0.44%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
5 8 (0.35%) SDET
6 7 (0.31%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.31%) GCP
7 6 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (0.18%) EMIR
8 4 (0.18%) SLA
9 2 (0.089%) GLP
9 2 (0.089%) SEPA
10 1 (0.044%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.044%) WCAG
System Software
1 177 (7.85%) Docker
2 23 (1.02%) Apache Flume
3 11 (0.49%) HDFS
4 9 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 7 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.22%) Active Directory
6 5 (0.22%) Platform Symphony
7 4 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (0.089%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.089%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 73 (3.24%) Puppet
2 62 (2.75%) Ansible
3 23 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (0.84%) Kubernetes
5 9 (0.40%) OpenAM
6 8 (0.35%) Control-M
7 7 (0.31%) Ambari
7 7 (0.31%) HP Fortify
7 7 (0.31%) Terraform
8 5 (0.22%) CA Single Sign-On
8 5 (0.22%) Kibana
8 5 (0.22%) MOM
8 5 (0.22%) OpenIDM
9 4 (0.18%) Consul
9 4 (0.18%) Grafana
9 4 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
9 4 (0.18%) OpenSSO
9 4 (0.18%) Packer
9 4 (0.18%) StatsD
10 3 (0.13%) Oozie
Vendors
1 377 (16.71%) Oracle
2 68 (3.01%) Sybase
3 57 (2.53%) MuleSoft
4 53 (2.35%) IBM
5 51 (2.26%) Adobe
6 48 (2.13%) Google
7 45 (1.99%) Solace
8 43 (1.91%) TIBCO
9 40 (1.77%) SAP
10 26 (1.15%) hybris
11 25 (1.11%) New Relic
12 22 (0.98%) ION Trading
13 20 (0.89%) ATG
13 20 (0.89%) Reuters
14 18 (0.80%) Microsoft
15 17 (0.75%) Atlassian
16 16 (0.71%) Splunk
17 14 (0.62%) Hortonworks
18 13 (0.58%) Bloomberg
18 13 (0.58%) WSO2
London
Stott & May
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450- £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £425 - £500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £475 - £560 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £601 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £350 - £495 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JS Agency
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £430 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £650 - £651 per day
Posted: 5 days ago