The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Web Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Web Developer
Rank 588 557 524
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Java Web Developer 21 46 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.082% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.089% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 32 25
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£405 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £498 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £281 £285 £284
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +0.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
51667 51948 44219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.38% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 31335 31547 25314
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2014 2069 2202
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Java Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Web Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Java Web Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Java Web Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Java Web Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Web Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Java Web Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Java Web Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Java Web Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Java Web Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Web Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 20 April 2015. 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
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -45 20 £420 +29.23% 10
London -2 10 £475 +5.55% 5
City of London +29 6 £475 -2.56% 1
West Midlands -15 3 £220 -16.98%
South East -10 2 - - 2
North West -24 2 - - 2
Scotland 0 1 £388 -3.12%
East Midlands -2 1 £420 +29.23% 1
Brighton -5 1 - -
Glasgow -6 1 £388 -3.12%
East Sussex -8 1 - -
East of England - 1 £313 -
Northern Ireland - - - -
South Wales - - - -
South West - - - -
Wales - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
North East - - - -
County Antrim - - - -
Belfast - - - -
Bridgend - - - -
Gloucester - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Honiton - - - -
Coventry - - - -

Java Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Java Web Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Web Developer in their job title.

1 55 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (70.91%) JavaScript
3 34 (61.82%) HTML
4 30 (54.55%) CSS
4 30 (54.55%) Spring
5 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (38.18%) Web Development
6 21 (38.18%) J2EE
7 17 (30.91%) TDD
8 16 (29.09%) MVC
9 15 (27.27%) jQuery
10 14 (25.45%) Subversion
11 13 (23.64%) Spring MVC
12 12 (21.82%) Hibernate
12 12 (21.82%) Maven
12 12 (21.82%) Web Services
13 11 (20.00%) JSP
13 11 (20.00%) HTML5
14 10 (18.18%) Struts
14 10 (18.18%) Linux
15 9 (16.36%) Git (software)
15 9 (16.36%) JSF
15 9 (16.36%) Scrum
15 9 (16.36%) JUnit
15 9 (16.36%) OO
15 9 (16.36%) Tomcat
16 8 (14.55%) Publishing
16 8 (14.55%) Games
16 8 (14.55%) Banking
16 8 (14.55%) GWT

Java Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Java Web Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (16.36%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.27%) JBoss
3 3 (5.45%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (5.45%) Apache
4 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.64%) CMS
5 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.82%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.82%) IIS
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.82%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Internet
1 1 (1.82%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) MySQL
2 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) Jackrabbit
3 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.82%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.82%) DB2
4 1 (1.82%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (25.45%) Subversion
2 12 (21.82%) Maven
3 9 (16.36%) Git (software)
3 9 (16.36%) JUnit
4 6 (10.91%) Ant
5 5 (9.09%) Eclipse
6 4 (7.27%) Mockito
7 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.82%) DbUnit
8 1 (1.82%) Rational Application Developer
8 1 (1.82%) WebStorm
8 1 (1.82%) Grunt
8 1 (1.82%) QUnit
8 1 (1.82%) WebObjects
8 1 (1.82%) Selenium
8 1 (1.82%) TestNG
8 1 (1.82%) Checkstyle
General
1 8 (14.55%) Publishing
1 8 (14.55%) Games
1 8 (14.55%) Banking
2 5 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (3.64%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) Advertising
4 1 (1.82%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.82%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (61.82%) HTML
2 30 (54.55%) CSS
2 30 (54.55%) Spring
3 21 (38.18%) J2EE
4 15 (27.27%) jQuery
5 13 (23.64%) Spring MVC
6 12 (21.82%) Hibernate
6 12 (21.82%) Web Services
7 11 (20.00%) JSP
7 11 (20.00%) HTML5
8 10 (18.18%) Struts
9 9 (16.36%) JSF
10 8 (14.55%) GWT
11 7 (12.73%) Apache Wicket
11 7 (12.73%) Tapestry
11 7 (12.73%) Java EE
11 7 (12.73%) XML
11 7 (12.73%) RIFE
11 7 (12.73%) Stripes Framework
12 6 (10.91%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.64%) Online Games
2 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.82%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Linux
2 6 (10.91%) UNIX
3 1 (1.82%) AIX
3 1 (1.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (38.18%) Web Development
3 17 (30.91%) TDD
4 16 (29.09%) MVC
5 9 (16.36%) Scrum
5 9 (16.36%) OO
6 7 (12.73%) B2B
7 4 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.27%) SOA
8 3 (5.45%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (5.45%) Microservices
8 3 (5.45%) CRM
9 2 (3.64%) Pair Programming
9 2 (3.64%) Multithreading
9 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.82%) Waterfall
10 1 (1.82%) BDD
10 1 (1.82%) Network Management
10 1 (1.82%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (1.82%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (70.91%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.91%) SQL
4 4 (7.27%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.45%) C#
6 2 (3.64%) C++
6 2 (3.64%) PHP
6 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.82%) Perl
7 1 (1.82%) Python
7 1 (1.82%) Scala
7 1 (1.82%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.82%) HND
3 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) OCMJD
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (3.64%) Alterian
2 2 (3.64%) Google
2 2 (3.64%) Sun
2 2 (3.64%) hybris
3 1 (1.82%) Atomikos
3 1 (1.82%) Adobe
3 1 (1.82%) Endeca
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