The median contractor rate for a Java Web Developer was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Web Developer
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 564 582 571
Rank change year-on-year +18 -11  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Web Developer 19 32 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.046% 0.065% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.068% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 25 19
Median daily rate £420 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £278 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £495 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £375 £330
% change year-on-year -33.33% +13.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £160.00 £47.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +238.62% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.25 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39444 47062 46529
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.81% 95.27% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25724 30895 28569
Median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1347 1459 1887
Median hourly rate £18.40 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.54% +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Java Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Java Web Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Web Developer in England

Java Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Web Developer in England

Java Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Web Developer in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Web Developer in England

Java Web Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Web Developer in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Web Developer in England

Java Web Developer
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 Web Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 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
London +28 13 £431 +1.47% 1
South East +7 2 - - 1
North East -13 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £420 - 1
Java Web Developer
UK

Java Web Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 across the England region featuring Java Web Developer in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (91.43%) Web Development
3 24 (68.57%) JavaScript
4 22 (62.86%) HTML
5 20 (57.14%) CSS
6 15 (42.86%) Spring
7 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (34.29%) HTML5
9 10 (28.57%) Finance
9 10 (28.57%) JUnit
9 10 (28.57%) XML
10 9 (25.71%) SOAP
10 9 (25.71%) Scrum
10 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
10 9 (25.71%) Maven
10 9 (25.71%) AngularJS
11 8 (22.86%) TDD
12 7 (20.00%) Banking
12 7 (20.00%) JSP
12 7 (20.00%) jQuery
12 7 (20.00%) REST
13 6 (17.14%) Java EE
13 6 (17.14%) MySQL
13 6 (17.14%) Ant
13 6 (17.14%) Linux
13 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
13 6 (17.14%) Eclipse
13 6 (17.14%) JSF
13 6 (17.14%) Subversion
13 6 (17.14%) Jenkins

Java Web Developer Skill Set
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 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
2 5 (14.29%) JBoss
3 4 (11.43%) Apache
4 2 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (5.71%) Jetty
4 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Confluence
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) MySQL
2 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) JUnit
2 9 (25.71%) Git (software)
2 9 (25.71%) Maven
3 6 (17.14%) Ant
3 6 (17.14%) Eclipse
3 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
3 6 (17.14%) Subversion
4 4 (11.43%) Selenium
5 3 (8.57%) Bitbucket
5 3 (8.57%) SoapUI
6 2 (5.71%) Mockito
7 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.86%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.86%) JIRA
7 1 (2.86%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (2.86%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.86%) Protractor
7 1 (2.86%) Sublime Text
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Banking
3 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.57%) Investment Banking
4 3 (8.57%) Publishing
5 2 (5.71%) Games
5 2 (5.71%) Retail
6 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (62.86%) HTML
2 20 (57.14%) CSS
3 15 (42.86%) Spring
4 12 (34.29%) HTML5
5 10 (28.57%) XML
6 9 (25.71%) AngularJS
6 9 (25.71%) SOAP
7 7 (20.00%) jQuery
7 7 (20.00%) JSP
7 7 (20.00%) REST
8 6 (17.14%) Apache Camel
8 6 (17.14%) Java EE
8 6 (17.14%) JSF
8 6 (17.14%) React
9 5 (14.29%) J2EE
9 5 (14.29%) Middleware
9 5 (14.29%) Web Services
10 4 (11.43%) DAO
10 4 (11.43%) GWT
10 4 (11.43%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (11.43%) User Experience
3 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) N-Tier
4 2 (5.71%) Fintech
4 2 (5.71%) Hedge funds
4 2 (5.71%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Life Science
5 1 (2.86%) Linked Data
5 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (91.43%) Web Development
2 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.71%) Scrum
4 8 (22.86%) TDD
5 6 (17.14%) Front End Development
6 5 (14.29%) MVC
7 4 (11.43%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.43%) Refactoring
7 4 (11.43%) SOA
7 4 (11.43%) Web Application Development
8 3 (8.57%) BDD
8 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.57%) Defect Management
8 3 (8.57%) SDLC
9 2 (5.71%) Multithreading
9 2 (5.71%) Open Source
9 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (68.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.43%) Groovy
4 3 (8.57%) SQL
5 1 (2.86%) PHP
5 1 (2.86%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
1 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe
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