The median contractor rate for a Java Web Developer was £498 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 555 592 599
Rank change year-on-year +37 +7  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Web Developer 34 31 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.079% 0.064% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.067% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 26 32
Median daily rate £498 £410 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.34% -11.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £311 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £538 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +5.80% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 -

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 40905 46317 48290
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.76% 95.03% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 26668 30607 30911
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1248 1357 1858
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +7 21 £625 +25.00% 2
South East +30 4 £383 +2.00% 3
East of England -4 4 £395 -7.05%
West Midlands +20 2 £475 +53.22% 1
East Midlands -8 2 £420 -1.17%
North West +21 1 £365 -21.08%
Java Web Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 53 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (71.70%) Web Development
3 33 (62.26%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (60.38%) JavaScript
5 29 (54.72%) HTML
6 24 (45.28%) CSS
7 22 (41.51%) TDD
8 18 (33.96%) Banking
9 17 (32.08%) HTML5
10 16 (30.19%) REST
10 16 (30.19%) AngularJS
10 16 (30.19%) Spring
11 15 (28.30%) Maven
11 15 (28.30%) Investment Banking
12 14 (26.42%) Test Automation
12 14 (26.42%) Web Services
12 14 (26.42%) Scrum
13 12 (22.64%) Finance
13 12 (22.64%) Selenium
14 11 (20.75%) jQuery
14 11 (20.75%) XML
14 11 (20.75%) JUnit
14 11 (20.75%) Tomcat
15 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
15 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
15 9 (16.98%) Low Latency
15 9 (16.98%) React
15 9 (16.98%) Eclipse
15 9 (16.98%) Linux
15 9 (16.98%) Front Office

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 11 (20.75%) Tomcat
2 8 (15.09%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (13.21%) Apache
3 7 (13.21%) JBoss
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (3.77%) Jetty
6 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.77%) SaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.89%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) MySQL
2 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.55%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.89%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (28.30%) Maven
2 12 (22.64%) Selenium
3 11 (20.75%) JUnit
4 9 (16.98%) Eclipse
4 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
4 9 (16.98%) Jenkins
4 9 (16.98%) Subversion
5 7 (13.21%) Ant
6 6 (11.32%) WebDriver
7 3 (5.66%) Bitbucket
7 3 (5.66%) Hudson
7 3 (5.66%) IntelliJ
7 3 (5.66%) Liquibase
8 2 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
8 2 (3.77%) Mockito
8 2 (3.77%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (3.77%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.89%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.89%) Sublime Text
General
1 18 (33.96%) Banking
2 15 (28.30%) Investment Banking
3 12 (22.64%) Finance
4 9 (16.98%) Front Office
5 3 (5.66%) Retail
5 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.89%) Marketing
6 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (54.72%) HTML
2 24 (45.28%) CSS
3 17 (32.08%) HTML5
4 16 (30.19%) AngularJS
4 16 (30.19%) REST
4 16 (30.19%) Spring
5 14 (26.42%) Web Services
6 11 (20.75%) jQuery
6 11 (20.75%) XML
7 9 (16.98%) Ajax
7 9 (16.98%) React
8 8 (15.09%) J2EE
8 8 (15.09%) JSON
8 8 (15.09%) SOAP
9 7 (13.21%) Java EE
10 6 (11.32%) Apache Camel
10 6 (11.32%) Hibernate
10 6 (11.32%) RESTful
11 5 (9.43%) Backbone.js
11 5 (9.43%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) User Experience
2 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.66%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.77%) Fintech
3 2 (3.77%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.89%) Life Science
4 1 (1.89%) Linked Data
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Linux
2 6 (11.32%) Unix
3 3 (5.66%) Windows
4 2 (3.77%) Debian
4 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.89%) Android
5 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (71.70%) Web Development
2 33 (62.26%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (41.51%) TDD
4 14 (26.42%) Scrum
4 14 (26.42%) Test Automation
5 9 (16.98%) Low Latency
5 9 (16.98%) Multithreading
5 9 (16.98%) MVC
6 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (11.32%) BDD
7 6 (11.32%) E-Commerce
7 6 (11.32%) Web Application Development
8 5 (9.43%) Front End Development
8 5 (9.43%) SOA
8 5 (9.43%) Unit Testing
9 4 (7.55%) SDLC
9 4 (7.55%) Software Engineering
9 4 (7.55%) Workflow
10 3 (5.66%) Collateral Management
10 3 (5.66%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (60.38%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.09%) SQL
4 5 (9.43%) Groovy
5 3 (5.66%) Python
6 2 (3.77%) PHP
6 2 (3.77%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.89%) Ruby
7 1 (1.89%) Scala
7 1 (1.89%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) Oracle
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) Progress
2 3 (5.66%) Sybase
3 2 (3.77%) Adobe
3 2 (3.77%) MuleSoft
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