Period
to 24 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Java 11 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java 11 over the 6 months to 24 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java SE 11
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 162 102 192
Rank change year-on-year -60 +90 -
Contract jobs citing Java 11 27 23 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.68% 1.11% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.40% 2.24% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 8
10th Percentile £545 £357 £403
25th Percentile £630 £450 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £675 £550 £588
Median % change year-on-year +22.73% -6.38% -
75th Percentile £734 £693 £638
90th Percentile £863 £776 £653
Central London median daily rate £675 £550 £538
% change year-on-year +22.73% +2.33% -

Java 11 is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,932 1,028 2,378
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 48.57% 49.73% 48.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,528 795 1,917
10th Percentile £413 £360 £388
25th Percentile £500 £431 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £550 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £688 £638 £625
90th Percentile £775 £700 £688
Central London median daily rate £575 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 13
10th Percentile £43.45 - £21.00
25th Percentile £48.00 £12.75 £21.17
Median hourly rate £59.25 £14.00 £47.50
Median % change year-on-year +323.21% -70.53% +28.07%
75th Percentile £66.25 £22.00 £52.25
90th Percentile £77.63 £31.15 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £59.25 £18.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year +229.17% -50.34% -2.26%

Java 11
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Java 11 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Java 11 in the City of London

Java 11
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Java 11 in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Java 11 in the City of London

Java 11
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Java 11 in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Java 11 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Java 11 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Java 11.

1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (81.48%) TDD
4 18 (66.67%) BDD
5 16 (59.26%) CI/CD
6 11 (40.74%) Microservices
6 11 (40.74%) Multithreading
6 11 (40.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (40.74%) Front Office
7 10 (37.04%) Electronic Trading
7 10 (37.04%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (37.04%) Low Latency
7 10 (37.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (37.04%) Garbage Collection
8 8 (29.63%) Pair Programming
9 7 (25.93%) Spring
9 7 (25.93%) DevOps
9 7 (25.93%) Spring Boot
9 7 (25.93%) Java 8
10 6 (22.22%) Banking
11 5 (18.52%) Scrum
12 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
12 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
12 4 (14.81%) AWS
12 4 (14.81%) Functional Programming
12 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
12 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
12 4 (14.81%) Oracle
12 4 (14.81%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 4 (14.81%) Kotlin

Java 11
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) Mule
2 1 (3.70%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) AWS
2 1 (3.70%) GCP
2 1 (3.70%) GitHub
2 1 (3.70%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Artifactory
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (40.74%) Front Office
2 6 (22.22%) Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Finance
5 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 22 (81.48%) Java Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Java Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Python Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) Spring
1 7 (25.93%) Spring Boot
2 3 (11.11%) J2SE
3 2 (7.41%) RESTful
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Camel
4 1 (3.70%) Dask
4 1 (3.70%) Kafka
4 1 (3.70%) Node.js
4 1 (3.70%) React
4 1 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (37.04%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.70%) Derivative
5 1 (3.70%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (81.48%) TDD
3 18 (66.67%) BDD
4 16 (59.26%) CI/CD
5 11 (40.74%) Microservices
5 11 (40.74%) Multithreading
6 10 (37.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (37.04%) Electronic Trading
6 10 (37.04%) Garbage Collection
6 10 (37.04%) Low Latency
7 8 (29.63%) Pair Programming
8 7 (25.93%) DevOps
9 5 (18.52%) Scrum
10 4 (14.81%) Functional Programming
10 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
11 3 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
11 3 (11.11%) Epics
11 3 (11.11%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 3 (11.11%) User Stories
12 1 (3.70%) Sprint Retrospective
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (25.93%) Java 8
3 4 (14.81%) Kotlin
4 2 (7.41%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) OCPJP
2 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.70%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
1 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Ansible
1 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Sun
3 1 (3.70%) Splunk