Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Java Web Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 748 811 768
Rank change year-on-year +63 -43 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Java Web Developer 83 62 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.088% 0.063% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.067% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 51 81
England median daily rate £500 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £385 £210 £313
90th Percentile £638 £550 £550
UK median daily rate £498 £400 £444
% change year-on-year +24.38% -9.86% +10.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £31.00
UK median hourly rate - - £31.00

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 88968 93021 99725
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.77% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 59275 61281 64512
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2638 3004 3828
England median hourly rate £18.66 £18.50 £17.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.84% +3.41% +8.42%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.75 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

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 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 +22 62 £625 +33.33%
South East +10 8 £365 -6.41%
East of England -13 7 £400 -5.88% 1
Midlands +25 5 £450 +12.50%
East Midlands +7 3 £423 +0.60%
West Midlands +34 2 £475 +53.23%
North of England +60 1 £450 +119.51% 2
Yorkshire +19 1 £450 +150.00% 1
Java Web Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 83 (100.00%) Java
2 67 (80.72%) Web Development
3 53 (63.86%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (62.65%) JavaScript
5 37 (44.58%) Banking
6 36 (43.37%) Web Services
6 36 (43.37%) REST
7 32 (38.55%) AngularJS
7 32 (38.55%) React
7 32 (38.55%) HTML
8 31 (37.35%) CSS
9 29 (34.94%) Finance
10 26 (31.33%) Spring
11 25 (30.12%) TDD
12 23 (27.71%) RESTful
13 20 (24.10%) Selenium
13 20 (24.10%) Maven
14 19 (22.89%) Test Automation
14 19 (22.89%) HTML5
14 19 (22.89%) MVC
15 17 (20.48%) Telecoms
15 17 (20.48%) Games
15 17 (20.48%) SOAP
16 15 (18.07%) JUnit
17 13 (15.66%) Jenkins
17 13 (15.66%) Investment Banking
17 13 (15.66%) SQL
17 13 (15.66%) Tomcat
18 12 (14.46%) J2EE
18 12 (14.46%) Scrum

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 13 (15.66%) Tomcat
2 10 (12.05%) Apache
2 10 (12.05%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (10.84%) JBoss
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.20%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.20%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) HTTP
1 1 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.84%) MongoDB
2 4 (4.82%) MySQL
2 4 (4.82%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.20%) QlikView
4 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (24.10%) Maven
1 20 (24.10%) Selenium
2 15 (18.07%) JUnit
3 13 (15.66%) Jenkins
4 10 (12.05%) WebDriver
5 7 (8.43%) Ant
6 6 (7.23%) Eclipse
6 6 (7.23%) SoapUI
6 6 (7.23%) TestNG
7 5 (6.02%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.41%) Hudson
8 2 (2.41%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.41%) Liquibase
8 2 (2.41%) Mockito
8 2 (2.41%) Subversion
9 1 (1.20%) Flyway
9 1 (1.20%) Gradle
9 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (44.58%) Banking
2 29 (34.94%) Finance
3 17 (20.48%) Games
3 17 (20.48%) Telecoms
4 13 (15.66%) Investment Banking
5 11 (13.25%) Front Office
6 6 (7.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (43.37%) REST
1 36 (43.37%) Web Services
2 32 (38.55%) AngularJS
2 32 (38.55%) HTML
2 32 (38.55%) React
3 31 (37.35%) CSS
4 26 (31.33%) Spring
5 23 (27.71%) RESTful
6 19 (22.89%) HTML5
7 17 (20.48%) SOAP
8 12 (14.46%) J2EE
9 11 (13.25%) Backbone.js
10 9 (10.84%) Spring MVC
11 7 (8.43%) Java EE
11 7 (8.43%) XML
12 6 (7.23%) Dropwizard
13 5 (6.02%) Apache Camel
14 4 (4.82%) JSON
14 4 (4.82%) KnockoutJS
14 4 (4.82%) Polymer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) N-Tier
2 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.82%) User Experience
4 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.20%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.23%) Linux
1 6 (7.23%) Unix
2 4 (4.82%) Debian
2 4 (4.82%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.41%) Windows
4 1 (1.20%) Android
4 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (80.72%) Web Development
2 53 (63.86%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (30.12%) TDD
4 19 (22.89%) MVC
4 19 (22.89%) Test Automation
5 12 (14.46%) Scrum
6 11 (13.25%) E-Commerce
6 11 (13.25%) Low Latency
6 11 (13.25%) Multithreading
7 7 (8.43%) Customer Requirements
7 7 (8.43%) Software Engineering
8 6 (7.23%) B2C
8 6 (7.23%) Data Protection
8 6 (7.23%) Open Source
8 6 (7.23%) SOA
8 6 (7.23%) Validation
8 6 (7.23%) Visual Effects
9 5 (6.02%) Microservices
9 5 (6.02%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.82%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 83 (100.00%) Java
2 52 (62.65%) JavaScript
3 13 (15.66%) SQL
4 11 (13.25%) Python
5 8 (9.64%) C#
6 2 (2.41%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.20%) C
7 1 (1.20%) C++
7 1 (1.20%) Go
7 1 (1.20%) PHP
7 1 (1.20%) Ruby
7 1 (1.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (2.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.20%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (9.64%) Oracle
2 2 (2.41%) Progress
2 2 (2.41%) Sybase
3 1 (1.20%) BroadSoft
3 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.20%) Xamarin