Period
to 15 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Java Web Developer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

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
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 804 757 807
Rank change year-on-year -47 +50 -39
Contract jobs requiring a Java Web Developer 55 78 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.058% 0.086% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.091% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 68 58
England median daily rate £525 £575 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.70% +43.75% -9.86%
10th Percentile £400 £389 £210
90th Percentile £800 £641 £558
UK median daily rate £525 £550 £400
% change year-on-year -4.55% +37.50% -7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK median hourly rate - - £47.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89,204 85,831 92,989
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.70% 94.86% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,328 56,808 61,253
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £256
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,840 2,552 2,963
England median hourly rate £18.06 £18.70 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.44% +1.08% +2.89%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £46.50
UK median hourly rate £17.99 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -5.34% +2.70% +2.78%

Java Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Java Web Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 15 October 2018.

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 6 months to 15 October 2018. 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 -25 39 £538 -14.00% 3
South East 0 10 £250 -31.51% 4
South West - 4 £395 - 1
North of England - 2 £425 - 2
Yorkshire - 2 £425 - 1
Java Web Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, Java Web Developer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Java Web Developer in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) Java
1 55 (100.00%) Web Development
2 42 (76.36%) JavaScript
3 31 (56.36%) HTML
4 24 (43.64%) CSS
5 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (41.82%) Spring
6 20 (36.36%) Web Services
7 18 (32.73%) Banking
7 18 (32.73%) HTML5
8 17 (30.91%) E-Commerce
9 16 (29.09%) AngularJS
10 15 (27.27%) REST
10 15 (27.27%) MongoDB
10 15 (27.27%) MySQL
11 13 (23.64%) RESTful
12 12 (21.82%) Linux
12 12 (21.82%) Finance
12 12 (21.82%) React
12 12 (21.82%) Java 8
13 11 (20.00%) Front End Development
14 10 (18.18%) MVC
14 10 (18.18%) Maven
14 10 (18.18%) PHP
15 9 (16.36%) Test Automation
15 9 (16.36%) Node.js
15 9 (16.36%) Fixed Income
15 9 (16.36%) TDD
15 9 (16.36%) Angular 2
15 9 (16.36%) TypeScript

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 7 (12.73%) JBoss
2 6 (10.91%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.64%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.82%) Apache
5 1 (1.82%) IIS
Business Applications
1 8 (14.55%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.82%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) HTTP
1 1 (1.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.27%) MongoDB
1 15 (27.27%) MySQL
2 7 (12.73%) Relational Database
2 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Maven
2 7 (12.73%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.27%) Ant
4 4 (7.27%) Selenium
4 4 (7.27%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.64%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.64%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (3.64%) Subversion
6 1 (1.82%) Grunt
6 1 (1.82%) gulp
6 1 (1.82%) JUnit
6 1 (1.82%) Mocha
6 1 (1.82%) PostCSS
6 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.82%) TestNG
6 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.82%) webpack
General
1 18 (32.73%) Banking
2 12 (21.82%) Finance
3 8 (14.55%) Front Office
4 5 (9.09%) Games
4 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 4 (7.27%) Retail
6 1 (1.82%) Back Office
6 1 (1.82%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (56.36%) HTML
2 24 (43.64%) CSS
3 23 (41.82%) Spring
4 20 (36.36%) Web Services
5 18 (32.73%) HTML5
6 16 (29.09%) AngularJS
7 15 (27.27%) REST
8 13 (23.64%) RESTful
9 12 (21.82%) React
10 9 (16.36%) Angular 2
10 9 (16.36%) Node.js
11 8 (14.55%) J2EE
11 8 (14.55%) SOAP
11 8 (14.55%) Socket.IO
12 6 (10.91%) ActiveMQ
12 6 (10.91%) Apache Camel
12 6 (10.91%) Spring Boot
12 6 (10.91%) Spring MVC
12 6 (10.91%) Vue.js
13 4 (7.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Fixed Income
2 7 (12.73%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.82%) Derivative
4 1 (1.82%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
4 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) Web Development
2 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (30.91%) E-Commerce
4 11 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 10 (18.18%) MVC
6 9 (16.36%) TDD
6 9 (16.36%) Test Automation
7 8 (14.55%) Electronic Trading
7 8 (14.55%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
8 7 (12.73%) Mentoring
9 6 (10.91%) Coaching
9 6 (10.91%) CQRS
9 6 (10.91%) Open Source
10 5 (9.09%) B2C
11 4 (7.27%) Microservices
11 4 (7.27%) SOA
11 4 (7.27%) Web Application Development
12 3 (5.45%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (5.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (76.36%) JavaScript
3 12 (21.82%) Java 8
4 10 (18.18%) PHP
5 9 (16.36%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.82%) C
6 1 (1.82%) C#
6 1 (1.82%) C++
6 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) WAI
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) ION Trading
2 2 (3.64%) Coverity
2 2 (3.64%) IBM
3 1 (1.82%) Demandware
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com