Period
to 21 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Java 9 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java 9 over the 6 months to 21 November 2019 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 9
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 750 757 865
Rank change year-on-year +7 +108 -
Contract jobs citing Java 9 19 111 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.025% 0.12% 0.004%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.060% 0.26% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 103 3
England median daily rate £625 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.95% +7.89% -
UK median daily rate £625 £513 £475
% change year-on-year +21.95% +7.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - £35.00 -

Java 9 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 England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 31,642 42,875 40,067
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 41.69% 45.06% 42.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,090 30,547 28,246
England median daily rate £488 £475 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +3.26% +8.24%
10th Percentile £325 £320 £310
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 620 622 756
England median hourly rate £43.75 £42.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £17.50 £17.28 £16.25
90th Percentile £55.05 £52.50 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £43.00 £41.73 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.05% +4.32% +6.67%

Java 9
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Java 9 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Java 9 in England

Java 9
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java 9 in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java 9 in England

Java 9
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java 9 in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java 9 in England

Java 9
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java 9 within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +63 18 £638 +6.25% 3
South East -9 1 £525 +2.44%
Java 9
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Java 9 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 England region with a requirement for Java 9.

1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (89.47%) TDD
3 15 (78.95%) Jenkins
4 14 (73.68%) Gradle
4 14 (73.68%) Spring
4 14 (73.68%) Maven
4 14 (73.68%) Git (software)
4 14 (73.68%) Spring Boot
5 13 (68.42%) REST
6 12 (63.16%) GitHub
6 12 (63.16%) BDD
6 12 (63.16%) Mobile App
6 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (63.16%) JSON
6 12 (63.16%) SQL
6 12 (63.16%) Sonatype Nexus
6 12 (63.16%) SonarQube
7 11 (57.89%) MongoDB
8 10 (52.63%) NoSQL
8 10 (52.63%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (52.63%) Cosmos DB
9 8 (42.11%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (36.84%) Java 8
10 7 (36.84%) Microservices
10 7 (36.84%) React
11 6 (31.58%) Node.js
11 6 (31.58%) HTML5
11 6 (31.58%) HTML
11 6 (31.58%) JMS
11 6 (31.58%) J2EE

Java 9
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 4 (21.05%) Magnolia
Cloud Services
1 12 (63.16%) GitHub
2 5 (26.32%) Azure
3 3 (15.79%) AWS
4 1 (5.26%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) MongoDB
2 10 (52.63%) Cosmos DB
2 10 (52.63%) NoSQL
2 10 (52.63%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) Data Lake
3 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) HBase
Development Applications
1 15 (78.95%) Jenkins
2 14 (73.68%) Git (software)
2 14 (73.68%) Gradle
2 14 (73.68%) Maven
3 12 (63.16%) SonarQube
3 12 (63.16%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (21.05%) Babel
4 4 (21.05%) Selenium
4 4 (21.05%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (21.05%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Public Sector
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
3 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
1 12 (63.16%) Java Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Java Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Azure Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Java Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Agile Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.26%) AWS Architect
6 1 (5.26%) AWS Developer
6 1 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Front Office Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Applications Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) Spring
1 14 (73.68%) Spring Boot
2 13 (68.42%) REST
3 12 (63.16%) JSON
4 7 (36.84%) React
5 6 (31.58%) HTML
5 6 (31.58%) HTML5
5 6 (31.58%) J2EE
5 6 (31.58%) JMS
5 6 (31.58%) Node.js
6 4 (21.05%) CSS
6 4 (21.05%) CSS3
6 4 (21.05%) Redux
7 2 (10.53%) Kafka
8 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
8 1 (5.26%) Lambda Expressions
8 1 (5.26%) OAuth
8 1 (5.26%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Mobile App
2 8 (42.11%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (21.05%) Derivative
3 4 (21.05%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (21.05%) User Experience
4 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.26%) Equities
4 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) TDD
2 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) BDD
3 7 (36.84%) Microservices
4 4 (21.05%) Kanban
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) SDLC
5 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
6 2 (10.53%) Coaching
6 2 (10.53%) Concurrent Programming
6 2 (10.53%) DevOps
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.26%) Analytics
7 1 (5.26%) Architectural Design
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.26%) Data Acquisition
7 1 (5.26%) Data Lineage
7 1 (5.26%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) Java 8
4 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 4 (21.05%) ES6
6 2 (10.53%) Kotlin
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.26%) Terraform