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 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 Web Developer
Rank 602 623 593
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Java Web Developer 18 34 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.061% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.065% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 27 25
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £320 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £413 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.81% +13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £31.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.00 -

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
46798 52479 53703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30588 33428 33908
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2035 2195
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 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 7 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 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
England -8 18 £450 +5.88% 8
London -12 16 £463 -7.50% 5
City of London -1 2 £500 - 1
South East +24 1 £410 +15.90%
West Midlands -10 1 £400 +77.77% 2
Birmingham -10 1 £400 -
Berkshire - 1 £410 -

Java Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 60 (100.00%) Java
2 56 (93.33%) Web Development
3 40 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 33 (55.00%) HTML
5 26 (43.33%) Spring
6 25 (41.67%) CSS
7 22 (36.67%) AngularJS
8 18 (30.00%) JSON
8 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (28.33%) HTML5
10 15 (25.00%) Jenkins
10 15 (25.00%) Web Services
11 14 (23.33%) SOAP
12 13 (21.67%) XML
12 13 (21.67%) Maven
12 13 (21.67%) REST
12 13 (21.67%) jQuery
12 13 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (18.33%) Java EE
14 10 (16.67%) Selenium
14 10 (16.67%) Open Source
14 10 (16.67%) Microservices
14 10 (16.67%) Hibernate
14 10 (16.67%) Python
14 10 (16.67%) React
15 9 (15.00%) J2EE
15 9 (15.00%) Scrum
15 9 (15.00%) Finance
15 9 (15.00%) Gradle
15 9 (15.00%) CSS3

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 8 (13.33%) JBoss
2 7 (11.67%) Tomcat
3 6 (10.00%) Apache
4 3 (5.00%) Apache Solr
5 2 (3.33%) Alfresco
5 2 (3.33%) GeoServer
6 1 (1.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.67%) Confluence
6 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.67%) Lightstreamer
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (10.00%) PaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Internet
2 2 (3.33%) HTTP
2 2 (3.33%) Intranet
2 2 (3.33%) LDAP
3 1 (1.67%) Firewall
3 1 (1.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) MySQL
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.33%) GIS
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 15 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 13 (21.67%) Maven
3 10 (16.67%) Selenium
4 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (15.00%) Gradle
5 8 (13.33%) Ant
6 7 (11.67%) SoapUI
7 6 (10.00%) Eclipse
7 6 (10.00%) JUnit
7 6 (10.00%) Subversion
7 6 (10.00%) TeamCity
8 5 (8.33%) JIRA
9 3 (5.00%) Cucumber
10 2 (3.33%) Artifactory
10 2 (3.33%) Grunt
10 2 (3.33%) gulp
10 2 (3.33%) JBehave
11 1 (1.67%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (1.67%) Protractor
11 1 (1.67%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (15.00%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Retail
4 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.33%) Games
5 2 (3.33%) Publishing
6 1 (1.67%) Electronics
6 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.67%) Front Office
6 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.67%) Marketing
6 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (55.00%) HTML
2 26 (43.33%) Spring
3 25 (41.67%) CSS
4 22 (36.67%) AngularJS
5 18 (30.00%) JSON
6 17 (28.33%) HTML5
7 15 (25.00%) Web Services
8 14 (23.33%) SOAP
9 13 (21.67%) jQuery
9 13 (21.67%) REST
9 13 (21.67%) XML
10 11 (18.33%) Java EE
11 10 (16.67%) Hibernate
11 10 (16.67%) React
12 9 (15.00%) CSS3
12 9 (15.00%) J2EE
13 8 (13.33%) Apache Camel
14 7 (11.67%) Ajax
14 7 (11.67%) JSP
14 7 (11.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) User Experience
2 5 (8.33%) N-Tier
3 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.33%) Clustering
4 2 (3.33%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.67%) Derivative
5 1 (1.67%) Fintech
5 1 (1.67%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) Unix
3 1 (1.67%) Android
3 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.67%) Debian
3 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.67%) webOS
3 1 (1.67%) Windows
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (93.33%) Web Development
2 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (16.67%) Microservices
4 10 (16.67%) Open Source
5 9 (15.00%) Scrum
6 8 (13.33%) Web Application Development
7 6 (10.00%) Automation Testing
7 6 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (10.00%) Front End Development
7 6 (10.00%) Multithreading
7 6 (10.00%) MVC
7 6 (10.00%) Test Automation
8 5 (8.33%) TDD
9 4 (6.67%) Automated Testing
9 4 (6.67%) Data Management
9 4 (6.67%) Mobile Development
9 4 (6.67%) Refactoring
10 3 (5.00%) OWASP
10 3 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (16.67%) Python
4 8 (13.33%) Scala
5 7 (11.67%) SQL
6 6 (10.00%) C#
7 5 (8.33%) PHP
8 2 (3.33%) Perl
8 2 (3.33%) Ruby
9 1 (1.67%) C++
9 1 (1.67%) VB
9 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.67%) VB6
9 1 (1.67%) VBA
9 1 (1.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) WCAG
3 1 (1.67%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Ansible
2 1 (1.67%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.67%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Oracle
2 2 (3.33%) ESRI
2 2 (3.33%) Google
3 1 (1.67%) Adobe
3 1 (1.67%) Blue Prism
3 1 (1.67%) CA
3 1 (1.67%) HP
3 1 (1.67%) ILOG
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.67%) Perforce
3 1 (1.67%) SAP
3 1 (1.67%) Sencha