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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Web Developer
Rank 599 599 580
Rank change year-on-year
0 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Java Web Developer 39 44 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.078% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.083% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 38 41
Median daily rate £400 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £334 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £394 £294
% change year-on-year
-0.95% +34.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - -

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
50636 53208 51071
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32918 33454 31276
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1521 2018 2067
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -2 34 £410 -13.68% 9
London -24 10 £500 +5.26% 2
South West +7 7 £320 -17.41% 1
Devon +10 6 £320 -17.41%
South East +3 5 £390 -22.00% 2
West Midlands -16 5 £310 +24.00% 1
City of London +29 3 £498 -1.72% 1
East of England +12 3 £425 +18.05% 1
North West - 3 £463 -
South Wales - 3 £400 -
Birmingham - 3 £220 -
Wales - 3 £400 -
Oxfordshire +9 2 £390 -22.00%
Oxford 0 2 £390 -22.00%
East Midlands -1 2 £425 +6.25% 2
Edinburgh -1 2 - -
Scotland -23 2 - -
Coventry - 2 £400 -
Cheshire - 2 £463 -
Chester - 2 £463 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £425 -
Cambridge +15 1 £500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +15 1 £500 - 1
Bristol +6 1 £313 - 1
Berkshire -2 1 £375 +15.38% 2
West Sussex -9 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £310 -
East Anglia - 1 £425 -
Hampshire - 1 - -

Java Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 71 (98.61%) Java
2 66 (91.67%) Web Development
3 53 (73.61%) JavaScript
4 47 (65.28%) CSS
5 46 (63.89%) HTML
6 39 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (44.44%) Spring
8 23 (31.94%) Web Services
9 22 (30.56%) XML
10 21 (29.17%) J2EE
10 21 (29.17%) TDD
11 20 (27.78%) jQuery
12 16 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (20.83%) REST
14 14 (19.44%) RESTful
14 14 (19.44%) Jenkins
15 13 (18.06%) AngularJS
15 13 (18.06%) Relational Database
15 13 (18.06%) Front End Development
15 13 (18.06%) HTML5
15 13 (18.06%) SQL
15 13 (18.06%) XSLT
15 13 (18.06%) MVC
16 12 (16.67%) Eclipse
16 12 (16.67%) JSON
16 12 (16.67%) Subversion
17 11 (15.28%) Selenium
17 11 (15.28%) Ajax
18 10 (13.89%) Tomcat
18 10 (13.89%) Python

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 10 (13.89%) Tomcat
2 7 (9.72%) Apache
3 4 (5.56%) JBoss
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (4.17%) IIS
5 2 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (2.78%) GeoServer
6 1 (1.39%) CMS
6 1 (1.39%) Confluence
6 1 (1.39%) Lightstreamer
6 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.78%) Bluemix
2 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.78%) PaaS
2 2 (2.78%) SaaS
3 1 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) HTTP
2 1 (1.39%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) Relational Database
2 9 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.78%) GIS
6 2 (2.78%) MySQL
7 1 (1.39%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (19.44%) Jenkins
2 12 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 12 (16.67%) Subversion
3 11 (15.28%) Selenium
4 9 (12.50%) JUnit
5 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 8 (11.11%) Maven
6 7 (9.72%) Ant
7 5 (6.94%) Cucumber
7 5 (6.94%) JIRA
8 4 (5.56%) Gradle
8 4 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (2.78%) Artifactory
9 2 (2.78%) Checkstyle
9 2 (2.78%) JBehave
9 2 (2.78%) QUnit
9 2 (2.78%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.78%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.39%) Mockito
10 1 (1.39%) NUnit
General
1 7 (9.72%) Banking
2 6 (8.33%) Finance
3 4 (5.56%) Games
3 4 (5.56%) Retail
4 3 (4.17%) Publishing
4 3 (4.17%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.78%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.39%) Automotive
6 1 (1.39%) Front Office
6 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (65.28%) CSS
2 46 (63.89%) HTML
3 32 (44.44%) Spring
4 23 (31.94%) Web Services
5 22 (30.56%) XML
6 21 (29.17%) J2EE
7 20 (27.78%) jQuery
8 15 (20.83%) REST
9 14 (19.44%) RESTful
10 13 (18.06%) AngularJS
10 13 (18.06%) HTML5
10 13 (18.06%) XSLT
11 12 (16.67%) JSON
12 11 (15.28%) Ajax
13 10 (13.89%) JDBC
14 9 (12.50%) Hibernate
15 7 (9.72%) Java EE
15 7 (9.72%) Spring MVC
16 6 (8.33%) GWT
16 6 (8.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) N-Tier
2 5 (6.94%) User Experience
3 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.17%) Online Banking
4 3 (4.17%) Online Games
5 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.39%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.39%) Derivative
6 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.39%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.39%) iPad
6 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.89%) Linux
2 7 (9.72%) Unix
3 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.17%) Windows
3 3 (4.17%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.39%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (91.67%) Web Development
2 39 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (29.17%) TDD
4 16 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (18.06%) Front End Development
5 13 (18.06%) MVC
6 10 (13.89%) Dependency Injection
7 9 (12.50%) Build Automation
7 9 (12.50%) Scrum
7 9 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 9 (12.50%) Web Application Development
8 7 (9.72%) E-Commerce
8 7 (9.72%) Open Source
9 6 (8.33%) SDLC
10 5 (6.94%) OO
10 5 (6.94%) SOA
11 4 (5.56%) Microservices
11 4 (5.56%) Workflow
12 3 (4.17%) Automated Testing
12 3 (4.17%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 71 (98.61%) Java
2 53 (73.61%) JavaScript
3 13 (18.06%) SQL
4 10 (13.89%) Python
5 5 (6.94%) C#
5 5 (6.94%) Scala
6 4 (5.56%) Perl
6 4 (5.56%) PHP
6 4 (5.56%) Ruby
6 4 (5.56%) XPath
7 3 (4.17%) C
7 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.78%) Go
9 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.39%) C-shell
9 1 (1.39%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.78%) OCMJD
3 2 (2.78%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) WCAG
3 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) Oracle
2 4 (5.56%) Blue Prism
3 3 (4.17%) Google
3 3 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.78%) ESRI
4 2 (2.78%) Sun
5 1 (1.39%) Sencha
5 1 (1.39%) Sybase