The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Java Web Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Web Developer
Rank 609 593 582
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Java Web Developer 41 62 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.11% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.11% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 49 35
Median daily rate £390 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £348 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £540 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £450 £290
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +55.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
51405 55416 53365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.83% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 33502 35230 32266
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1639 2066 2092
Median hourly rate £16.58 £17.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.89% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Java Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 25 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Web Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
(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
England -27 39 £390 -15.67% 12
London -34 16 £463 -3.14% 5
South East +12 12 £390 -22.00% 1
Oxfordshire 0 7 £390 -22.00%
Oxford -7 6 £390 -22.00%
City of London +39 4 £474 -0.52% 4
South West +12 3 £370 -17.77% 1
Berkshire +11 3 £375 +15.38% 1
West Midlands - 3 £220 -
Scotland +13 2 - -
North West +8 2 £463 +19.35%
Cheshire +8 2 £463 -
Edinburgh +6 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 £220 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £370 -
Chester - 2 £463 -
East of England +10 1 £425 +5.59% 1
Northamptonshire -2 1 - - 1
East Midlands -4 1 - - 3
Bristol -6 1 £313 - 1
Coventry - 1 £400 -
Hampshire - 1 £300 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Hook - 1 £300 -
Northampton - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - - 1
Sheffield - 1 £95 -
Crawley - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £95 -
Yorkshire - 1 £95 - 1

Java Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Java Web 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 featuring Java Web Developer in the job title.

1 70 (98.59%) Java
2 65 (91.55%) Web Development
3 48 (67.61%) JavaScript
4 43 (60.56%) HTML
5 34 (47.89%) CSS
6 28 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (35.21%) Spring
7 25 (35.21%) XML
8 23 (32.39%) Web Services
9 22 (30.99%) JSON
10 21 (29.58%) jQuery
11 18 (25.35%) J2EE
12 17 (23.94%) REST
13 16 (22.54%) Jenkins
14 15 (21.13%) AngularJS
14 15 (21.13%) SQL
14 15 (21.13%) Eclipse
15 14 (19.72%) Maven
15 14 (19.72%) HTML5
15 14 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (18.31%) Selenium
16 13 (18.31%) Ajax
16 13 (18.31%) Hibernate
16 13 (18.31%) XSLT
16 13 (18.31%) Apache
16 13 (18.31%) Tomcat
16 13 (18.31%) Oracle
17 12 (16.90%) Python
18 11 (15.49%) JUnit
19 10 (14.08%) MVC

Java Web Developer 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 13 (18.31%) Apache
1 13 (18.31%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.45%) JBoss
3 5 (7.04%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (4.23%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.82%) Alfresco
5 2 (2.82%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (2.82%) GeoServer
5 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.41%) Confluence
6 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.41%) Lightstreamer
6 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (8.45%) PaaS
2 2 (2.82%) Bluemix
2 2 (2.82%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (2.82%) SaaS
3 1 (1.41%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) HTTP
2 2 (2.82%) Intranet
2 2 (2.82%) LDAP
3 1 (1.41%) Firewall
3 1 (1.41%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.41%) Internet
3 1 (1.41%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.27%) Relational Database
3 7 (9.86%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.63%) MySQL
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.82%) GIS
6 1 (1.41%) DB2
6 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (22.54%) Jenkins
2 15 (21.13%) Eclipse
3 14 (19.72%) Maven
4 13 (18.31%) Selenium
5 11 (15.49%) JUnit
6 9 (12.68%) Ant
6 9 (12.68%) Gradle
7 8 (11.27%) Subversion
8 6 (8.45%) JIRA
8 6 (8.45%) TeamCity
9 5 (7.04%) Cucumber
9 5 (7.04%) Git (software)
9 5 (7.04%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (5.63%) SoapUI
11 2 (2.82%) Artifactory
11 2 (2.82%) Checkstyle
11 2 (2.82%) JBehave
11 2 (2.82%) QUnit
12 1 (1.41%) JProfiler
12 1 (1.41%) Mockito
General
1 4 (5.63%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.82%) Retail
3 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Automotive
4 1 (1.41%) Electronics
4 1 (1.41%) Front Office
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (60.56%) HTML
2 34 (47.89%) CSS
3 25 (35.21%) Spring
3 25 (35.21%) XML
4 23 (32.39%) Web Services
5 22 (30.99%) JSON
6 21 (29.58%) jQuery
7 18 (25.35%) J2EE
8 17 (23.94%) REST
9 15 (21.13%) AngularJS
10 14 (19.72%) HTML5
11 13 (18.31%) Ajax
11 13 (18.31%) Hibernate
11 13 (18.31%) XSLT
12 10 (14.08%) Java EE
13 8 (11.27%) RESTful
14 7 (9.86%) JPA
14 7 (9.86%) SOAP
15 6 (8.45%) CSS3
15 6 (8.45%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) N-Tier
2 7 (9.86%) User Experience
3 6 (8.45%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.82%) Clustering
5 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.41%) Derivative
6 1 (1.41%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.41%) Fintech
6 1 (1.41%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.41%) iPad
6 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.27%) Linux
2 7 (9.86%) Unix
3 1 (1.41%) Debian
3 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (91.55%) Web Development
2 28 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (19.72%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (14.08%) MVC
4 10 (14.08%) TDD
5 9 (12.68%) Front End Development
5 9 (12.68%) Open Source
6 8 (11.27%) Microservices
6 8 (11.27%) Scrum
6 8 (11.27%) Web Application Development
7 7 (9.86%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (9.86%) Unit Testing
7 7 (9.86%) Workflow
8 6 (8.45%) Build Automation
8 6 (8.45%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (8.45%) SDLC
8 6 (8.45%) Test Automation
9 5 (7.04%) SOA
10 4 (5.63%) Automation Testing
10 4 (5.63%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 70 (98.59%) Java
2 48 (67.61%) JavaScript
3 15 (21.13%) SQL
4 12 (16.90%) Python
5 9 (12.68%) Scala
6 7 (9.86%) C#
7 6 (8.45%) Perl
8 5 (7.04%) XPath
9 4 (5.63%) Ruby
10 3 (4.23%) PHP
10 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.82%) Go
12 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.41%) C++
12 1 (1.41%) C-shell
12 1 (1.41%) Groovy
12 1 (1.41%) VB
12 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.41%) VB6
12 1 (1.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.23%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.82%) OCMJD
3 2 (2.82%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.41%) Degree
4 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) QA
2 3 (4.23%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.82%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Ansible
2 1 (1.41%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.41%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 13 (18.31%) Oracle
2 5 (7.04%) Blue Prism
3 3 (4.23%) Google
4 2 (2.82%) ESRI
4 2 (2.82%) Sun
5 1 (1.41%) Adobe
5 1 (1.41%) CA
5 1 (1.41%) HP
5 1 (1.41%) ILOG
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.41%) Perforce
5 1 (1.41%) SAP
5 1 (1.41%) Sencha
5 1 (1.41%) Sybase
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