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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Web Developer
Rank 550 529 553
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Java Web Developer 40 44 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.086% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.093% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 34 24
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£400 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £264 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £295 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.54% -15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50446 47302 53477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.33% 92.50% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30538 27736 29864
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1983 2115 2716
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 1 August 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 1 August 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
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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 -9 38 £413 -13.15% 11
London 0 22 £475 -9.52% 7
City of London +26 4 £475 +0.26% 1
South East -4 4 £353 -11.87% 1
Hampshire - 4 £353 -
Yorkshire +2 3 £275 -22.53% 1
Glasgow -2 2 £288 -
Scotland -20 2 £288 -
East of England -16 1 £375 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £375 -
Kent - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Hertford - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - -
Blackburn - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Marlow - - - -

Java Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 84 (100.00%) Java
2 59 (70.24%) JavaScript
3 52 (61.90%) Spring
4 41 (48.81%) jQuery
4 41 (48.81%) CSS
5 40 (47.62%) J2EE
6 37 (44.05%) Maven
7 36 (42.86%) HTML
8 28 (33.33%) Tomcat
9 27 (32.14%) Subversion
10 26 (30.95%) JSP
10 26 (30.95%) XML
11 21 (25.00%) Hibernate
11 21 (25.00%) UNIX
11 21 (25.00%) Eclipse
12 20 (23.81%) Apache
12 20 (23.81%) Linux
12 20 (23.81%) Java EE
13 19 (22.62%) Ant
14 18 (21.43%) JUnit
15 17 (20.24%) Oracle
16 15 (17.86%) JSTL
17 14 (16.67%) TDD
17 14 (16.67%) SQL
18 13 (15.48%) REST
19 12 (14.29%) MVC
20 11 (13.10%) Finance
20 11 (13.10%) CMS
20 11 (13.10%) Jenkins
20 11 (13.10%) Oracle Database

Java Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 28 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 20 (23.81%) Apache
3 11 (13.10%) CMS
4 3 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (3.57%) AquaLogic
4 3 (3.57%) Apache Solr
4 3 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.19%) Drupal
6 1 (1.19%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.19%) WordPress
6 1 (1.19%) Confluence
6 1 (1.19%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (1.19%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.19%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.10%) Oracle Database
2 6 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 6 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.95%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.57%) MySQL
5 3 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.19%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.19%) Triplestore
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 37 (44.05%) Maven
2 27 (32.14%) Subversion
3 21 (25.00%) Eclipse
4 19 (22.62%) Ant
5 18 (21.43%) JUnit
6 11 (13.10%) Jenkins
7 9 (10.71%) Git (software)
8 7 (8.33%) Selenium
9 5 (5.95%) Hudson
10 4 (4.76%) TeamCity
11 3 (3.57%) CruiseControl
11 3 (3.57%) WebDriver
11 3 (3.57%) Mockito
11 3 (3.57%) Cucumber
12 1 (1.19%) HttpUnit
12 1 (1.19%) JIRA
12 1 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (1.19%) TestNG
12 1 (1.19%) DbUnit
12 1 (1.19%) JProfiler
General
1 11 (13.10%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Banking
3 2 (2.38%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.38%) Publishing
4 1 (1.19%) Games
4 1 (1.19%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (61.90%) Spring
2 41 (48.81%) jQuery
2 41 (48.81%) CSS
3 40 (47.62%) J2EE
4 36 (42.86%) HTML
5 26 (30.95%) JSP
5 26 (30.95%) XML
6 21 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 20 (23.81%) Java EE
8 15 (17.86%) JSTL
9 13 (15.48%) REST
10 10 (11.90%) Web Services
10 10 (11.90%) XSLT
11 8 (9.52%) CSS3
12 7 (8.33%) Spring MVC
12 7 (8.33%) JSON
13 6 (7.14%) HTML5
14 5 (5.95%) .NET
14 5 (5.95%) JSF
14 5 (5.95%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.19%) W3C
2 1 (1.19%) Online Games
2 1 (1.19%) Reference Data
2 1 (1.19%) Taxonomies
2 1 (1.19%) Ontologies
2 1 (1.19%) Semantic Web
2 1 (1.19%) Open Source
2 1 (1.19%) iPad
2 1 (1.19%) Hedge funds
2 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.00%) UNIX
2 20 (23.81%) Linux
3 1 (1.19%) Solaris
3 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.67%) TDD
2 12 (14.29%) MVC
3 10 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (10.71%) Web Development
5 7 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (7.14%) Web Application Development
7 5 (5.95%) OO
7 5 (5.95%) Scrum
8 4 (4.76%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.76%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.57%) UML
9 3 (3.57%) OWASP
9 3 (3.57%) BDD
10 2 (2.38%) User Experience Design
10 2 (2.38%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.38%) SOA
10 2 (2.38%) B2B
10 2 (2.38%) OOP
11 1 (1.19%) OOA/OOD
11 1 (1.19%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) Java
2 59 (70.24%) JavaScript
3 14 (16.67%) SQL
4 6 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.57%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.57%) C
7 2 (2.38%) XPath
7 2 (2.38%) PHP
8 1 (1.19%) Perl
8 1 (1.19%) Korn
8 1 (1.19%) PHP5
8 1 (1.19%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 17 (20.24%) Oracle
2 9 (10.71%) Alterian
3 4 (4.76%) JBoss
4 3 (3.57%) Google
5 2 (2.38%) Zend
5 2 (2.38%) Sybase
6 1 (1.19%) Sun
6 1 (1.19%) Adobe
6 1 (1.19%) hybris
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