The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Web Developer
Rank 540 507 556
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +49
Contract jobs requiring a Java Web Developer 47 37 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.078% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.084% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 25 19
Average daily rate £325 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £284 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.44% -29.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -75 46 £319 -22.25% 14
London -24 15 £425 -22.72% 8
West Midlands -12 13 £265 +1.92%
City of London -11 7 £488 - 1
North West -16 6 £376 -1.83% 1
Cheshire - 6 £376 - 1
South East -10 5 £250 -31.50% 2
South West - 4 £430 -
Brighton - 4 - - 2
East Sussex - 4 - - 2
Chester - 4 £376 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £325 - 1
Glasgow +10 1 £400 +6.66%
Scotland -7 1 £400 +6.66% 1
Nottingham - 1 - - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 - - 1
Surrey - 1 £250 -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Worcestershire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 2
Somerset - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Herefordshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -

Java Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 80 (100.00%) Java
2 64 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 59 (73.75%) HTML
4 50 (62.50%) CSS
5 47 (58.75%) jQuery
6 45 (56.25%) J2EE
7 39 (48.75%) Spring
8 38 (47.50%) XML
9 37 (46.25%) JSP
10 36 (45.00%) Maven
11 33 (41.25%) Linux
12 30 (37.50%) Tomcat
12 30 (37.50%) Subversion
13 29 (36.25%) Apache
14 28 (35.00%) Eclipse
14 28 (35.00%) Ant
15 24 (30.00%) JSTL
15 24 (30.00%) REST
16 21 (26.25%) .NET
17 20 (25.00%) UNIX
18 19 (23.75%) XSLT
18 19 (23.75%) CMS
19 18 (22.50%) Alterian
20 16 (20.00%) HTML5
21 15 (18.75%) CSS3
21 15 (18.75%) SQL
22 11 (13.75%) Web Development
22 11 (13.75%) Banking
22 11 (13.75%) MVC
22 11 (13.75%) Web Services

Java Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 30 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 29 (36.25%) Apache
3 19 (23.75%) CMS
4 4 (5.00%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (3.75%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.50%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.50%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.50%) Mule
6 2 (2.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) Internet
2 2 (2.50%) HTTP
3 1 (1.25%) SSL
3 1 (1.25%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 5 (6.25%) MySQL
2 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.25%) Hazelcast
3 1 (1.25%) Big Data
3 1 (1.25%) Triplestore
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 36 (45.00%) Maven
2 30 (37.50%) Subversion
3 28 (35.00%) Eclipse
3 28 (35.00%) Ant
4 7 (8.75%) JUnit
5 6 (7.50%) Git (software)
6 5 (6.25%) Jenkins
7 4 (5.00%) Selenium
8 3 (3.75%) Mockito
8 3 (3.75%) WebDriver
8 3 (3.75%) JIRA
9 2 (2.50%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.25%) JProfiler
10 1 (1.25%) Hudson
10 1 (1.25%) DbUnit
10 1 (1.25%) TestNG
10 1 (1.25%) JSUnit
10 1 (1.25%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.25%) JBehave
10 1 (1.25%) Gradle
General
1 11 (13.75%) Banking
2 10 (12.50%) Finance
3 6 (7.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.25%) Publishing
4 1 (1.25%) Games
4 1 (1.25%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (73.75%) HTML
2 50 (62.50%) CSS
3 47 (58.75%) jQuery
4 45 (56.25%) J2EE
5 39 (48.75%) Spring
6 38 (47.50%) XML
7 37 (46.25%) JSP
8 24 (30.00%) JSTL
8 24 (30.00%) REST
9 21 (26.25%) .NET
10 19 (23.75%) XSLT
11 16 (20.00%) HTML5
12 15 (18.75%) CSS3
13 11 (13.75%) Web Services
14 9 (11.25%) Java EE
14 9 (11.25%) SOAP
15 8 (10.00%) Hibernate
15 8 (10.00%) JSF
16 6 (7.50%) Ajax
16 6 (7.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.00%) Online Banking
2 1 (1.25%) Open Source
2 1 (1.25%) Social Media
2 1 (1.25%) Semantic Web
2 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.25%) Online Games
2 1 (1.25%) Web 2.0
2 1 (1.25%) Ontologies
2 1 (1.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 33 (41.25%) Linux
2 20 (25.00%) UNIX
3 5 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (1.25%) Solaris
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.75%) Web Development
1 11 (13.75%) MVC
2 7 (8.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (8.75%) Scrum
3 6 (7.50%) OO
3 6 (7.50%) TDD
3 6 (7.50%) Web Application Development
4 5 (6.25%) OOP
5 4 (5.00%) SOA
6 3 (3.75%) BDD
6 3 (3.75%) Data Analysis
6 3 (3.75%) Software Engineering
7 2 (2.50%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.50%) B2B
7 2 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (2.50%) User Experience Design
8 1 (1.25%) OWASP
8 1 (1.25%) Build Automation
8 1 (1.25%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (1.25%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 64 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (18.75%) SQL
4 5 (6.25%) VB6
4 5 (6.25%) VB
5 4 (5.00%) C#
6 3 (3.75%) XPath
7 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.50%) Scala
8 1 (1.25%) Groovy
8 1 (1.25%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.25%) Perl
8 1 (1.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (22.50%) Alterian
2 6 (7.50%) Oracle
3 5 (6.25%) Sage
4 4 (5.00%) Adobe
5 2 (2.50%) JBoss
5 2 (2.50%) Google
6 1 (1.25%) Elastic Path
6 1 (1.25%) hybris
6 1 (1.25%) Facebook
6 1 (1.25%) Twitter
6 1 (1.25%) Perforce
6 1 (1.25%) IBM
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