The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Java Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Consultant
UK
Rank 546 584 596
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Java Consultant 40 38 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.073% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.077% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 23 15
Median daily rate £450 £513 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £587
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £450
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £100.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42200 49241 49534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.98% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 27496 31679 30638
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1533 1662 1940
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Java Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Java Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Java Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

Java Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Java Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Java Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Java Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Java Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Java Consultant
Top 18 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
England +55 39 £460 -10.24% 11
London +26 21 £430 -4.44% 9
South East +25 10 £600 +83.20% 1
Reading - 9 £600 -
Berkshire - 9 £600 -
South West +11 3 £435 -
North West +22 2 - -
West Midlands +10 2 £458 +46.40%
City of London +8 2 £430 -3.09% 1
Manchester - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 £355 -
Warwickshire - 2 £458 -
Nottinghamshire +7 1 - -
East Midlands +1 1 - -
Plymouth - 1 £500 -
Warwick - 1 £470 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Devon - 1 £500 -

Java Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 featuring Java Consultant in the job title.

1 76 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (26.32%) HTML
3 19 (25.00%) XML
3 19 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 19 (25.00%) Spring
4 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (23.68%) Finance
5 16 (21.05%) Linux
6 15 (19.74%) CSS
6 15 (19.74%) Python
6 15 (19.74%) Git (software)
7 14 (18.42%) Hadoop
7 14 (18.42%) Bash Shell
7 14 (18.42%) DevOps
8 12 (15.79%) Ansible
9 11 (14.47%) TCP/IP
9 11 (14.47%) Scrum
10 10 (13.16%) HTTP
10 10 (13.16%) SOA
10 10 (13.16%) Web Services
10 10 (13.16%) SQL
10 10 (13.16%) SC Cleared
10 10 (13.16%) Security Cleared
11 9 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (11.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (11.84%) Jenkins
11 9 (11.84%) REST
11 9 (11.84%) Oracle
11 9 (11.84%) Unix
12 8 (10.53%) Prototyping

Java Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 6 (7.89%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.58%) JBoss
3 4 (5.26%) Apache
3 4 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.95%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.95%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.63%) Confluence
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.32%) Anypoint
6 1 (1.32%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.32%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.32%) JCAPS
6 1 (1.32%) Liferay
6 1 (1.32%) Mule
6 1 (1.32%) Mule ESB
6 1 (1.32%) nginx
6 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.95%) GitHub
3 2 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.63%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.63%) PaaS
4 1 (1.32%) Datadog
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.32%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.47%) TCP/IP
2 10 (13.16%) HTTP
3 8 (10.53%) ICMP
3 8 (10.53%) SSH
4 3 (3.95%) Firewall
4 3 (3.95%) SSL
5 1 (1.32%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.42%) Hadoop
2 6 (7.89%) Big Data
3 4 (5.26%) MySQL
3 4 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.95%) HBase
5 2 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.63%) DB2
5 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.32%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.32%) GIS
6 1 (1.32%) Impala
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.32%) Squirro
Development Applications
1 15 (19.74%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.84%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.89%) Cucumber
4 5 (6.58%) Selenium
5 3 (3.95%) JIRA
5 3 (3.95%) Maven
5 3 (3.95%) Subversion
6 2 (2.63%) Artifactory
6 2 (2.63%) JUnit
6 2 (2.63%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.32%) Bazaar
7 1 (1.32%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.32%) Gerrit
7 1 (1.32%) GitLab
7 1 (1.32%) GoCD
7 1 (1.32%) gulp
7 1 (1.32%) Mockito
7 1 (1.32%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 18 (23.68%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Electronics
3 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.95%) Marketing
3 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.63%) Publishing
5 1 (1.32%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.32%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.32%) HTML
2 19 (25.00%) Spring
2 19 (25.00%) XML
3 15 (19.74%) CSS
4 10 (13.16%) Web Services
5 9 (11.84%) REST
6 8 (10.53%) Hibernate
7 7 (9.21%) J2EE
7 7 (9.21%) JSP
8 6 (7.89%) Java EE
8 6 (7.89%) RESTful
8 6 (7.89%) XSLT
9 5 (6.58%) .NET
9 5 (6.58%) AngularJS
9 5 (6.58%) CSS3
9 5 (6.58%) HTML5
9 5 (6.58%) SAML
9 5 (6.58%) SOAP
10 3 (3.95%) Gherkin
10 3 (3.95%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (9.21%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.95%) Clustering
4 2 (2.63%) Informatics
5 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.32%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (1.32%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.05%) Linux
2 9 (11.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (11.84%) Unix
3 8 (10.53%) CentOS
3 8 (10.53%) Debian
3 8 (10.53%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.63%) Windows
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.42%) DevOps
3 11 (14.47%) Scrum
4 10 (13.16%) SOA
5 9 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (10.53%) Open Source
6 8 (10.53%) Prototyping
6 8 (10.53%) TDD
7 7 (9.21%) Microservices
8 6 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (7.89%) Migration
8 6 (7.89%) Software Architecture
8 6 (7.89%) UML
8 6 (7.89%) Wealth Management
9 5 (6.58%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.26%) Software Delivery
10 4 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
10 4 (5.26%) Web Development
11 3 (3.95%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (19.74%) Python
4 14 (18.42%) Bash Shell
5 10 (13.16%) SQL
6 6 (7.89%) Groovy
7 5 (6.58%) Perl
8 4 (5.26%) Ruby
8 4 (5.26%) Scala
9 3 (3.95%) C#
10 2 (2.63%) C
10 2 (2.63%) F#
11 1 (1.32%) Clojure
11 1 (1.32%) Go
11 1 (1.32%) PHP
11 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) SC Cleared
1 10 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.26%) Docker
2 1 (1.32%) HDFS
2 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (15.79%) Ansible
2 8 (10.53%) SELinux
3 5 (6.58%) Puppet
4 3 (3.95%) Terraform
5 2 (2.63%) Chronos
5 2 (2.63%) Graphite
5 2 (2.63%) Kibana
5 2 (2.63%) Marathon
5 2 (2.63%) Mesos
6 1 (1.32%) CA Endevor
6 1 (1.32%) Oozie
6 1 (1.32%) OpenAM
6 1 (1.32%) OpenSSO
6 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.32%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (11.84%) Oracle
2 5 (6.58%) Adobe
2 5 (6.58%) SAP
3 2 (2.63%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.63%) Cloudera
3 2 (2.63%) hybris
3 2 (2.63%) Splunk
4 1 (1.32%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.32%) ESRI
4 1 (1.32%) Google
4 1 (1.32%) IBM
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.32%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.32%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.32%) Sitecore
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