Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Java Web Developer was £625 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 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
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 573 574 548
Rank change year-on-year +1 -26 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Java Web Developer 61 33 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.073% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.077% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 26 46
London median daily rate £625 £469 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -1.83% +6.11%
10th Percentile £431 £359 £319
90th Percentile £643 £581 £575
England median daily rate £500 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England 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 London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 43845 42658 44659
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 95.00% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 31743 30364 31460
London median daily rate £493 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.07% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 544 553 695
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.62 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.96% +3.24% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.15 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.68% +2.78% +9.09%

Java Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Web Developer in London

Java Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Web Developer in London

Java Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Web Developer in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Web Developer in London

Java Web Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Web Developer in London

Java Web Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 19 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
Central London +15 28 £575 +18.56%
South London - 2 £350 -
Java Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 London region featuring Java Web Developer in the job title.

1 61 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (81.97%) Web Development
3 38 (62.30%) JavaScript
4 36 (59.02%) Banking
5 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (54.10%) REST
7 28 (45.90%) Web Services
8 25 (40.98%) React
9 24 (39.34%) AngularJS
9 24 (39.34%) Finance
10 20 (32.79%) TDD
10 20 (32.79%) HTML
10 20 (32.79%) CSS
10 20 (32.79%) Selenium
11 19 (31.15%) Test Automation
11 19 (31.15%) RESTful
12 17 (27.87%) Spring
12 17 (27.87%) Games
13 16 (26.23%) Telecoms
13 16 (26.23%) HTML5
14 15 (24.59%) MVC
15 14 (22.95%) SOAP
16 12 (19.67%) Investment Banking
17 11 (18.03%) Front Office
17 11 (18.03%) Low Latency
17 11 (18.03%) Maven
17 11 (18.03%) Multithreading
18 10 (16.39%) WebDriver
18 10 (16.39%) Elasticsearch
19 9 (14.75%) Backbone.js

Java Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 10 (16.39%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (13.11%) JBoss
2 8 (13.11%) Tomcat
3 6 (9.84%) Apache
4 1 (1.64%) Jetty
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) HTTP
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.64%) QlikView
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (32.79%) Selenium
2 11 (18.03%) Maven
3 10 (16.39%) WebDriver
4 9 (14.75%) JUnit
5 8 (13.11%) Jenkins
6 7 (11.48%) Ant
7 6 (9.84%) SoapUI
7 6 (9.84%) TestNG
8 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.64%) Gradle
9 1 (1.64%) Hudson
9 1 (1.64%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.64%) Liquibase
9 1 (1.64%) Mockito
9 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 36 (59.02%) Banking
2 24 (39.34%) Finance
3 17 (27.87%) Games
4 16 (26.23%) Telecoms
5 12 (19.67%) Investment Banking
6 11 (18.03%) Front Office
7 6 (9.84%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (54.10%) REST
2 28 (45.90%) Web Services
3 25 (40.98%) React
4 24 (39.34%) AngularJS
5 20 (32.79%) CSS
5 20 (32.79%) HTML
6 19 (31.15%) RESTful
7 17 (27.87%) Spring
8 16 (26.23%) HTML5
9 14 (22.95%) SOAP
10 9 (14.75%) Backbone.js
11 8 (13.11%) J2EE
12 7 (11.48%) Spring MVC
13 6 (9.84%) Dropwizard
14 4 (6.56%) Apache Camel
15 3 (4.92%) JSON
16 2 (3.28%) ActiveMQ
16 2 (3.28%) JSP
16 2 (3.28%) Meteor
16 2 (3.28%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) N-Tier
2 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.28%) User Experience
4 1 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Linux
1 2 (3.28%) Unix
2 1 (1.64%) Mac OS
2 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (81.97%) Web Development
2 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (32.79%) TDD
4 19 (31.15%) Test Automation
5 15 (24.59%) MVC
6 11 (18.03%) Low Latency
6 11 (18.03%) Multithreading
7 7 (11.48%) E-Commerce
7 7 (11.48%) Software Engineering
8 6 (9.84%) B2C
8 6 (9.84%) Customer Requirements
8 6 (9.84%) Data Protection
8 6 (9.84%) Open Source
8 6 (9.84%) SOA
8 6 (9.84%) Validation
8 6 (9.84%) Visual Effects
9 4 (6.56%) Data Governance
9 4 (6.56%) Prototyping
9 4 (6.56%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.92%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (62.30%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.48%) C#
3 7 (11.48%) Python
4 4 (6.56%) SQL
5 1 (1.64%) Go
5 1 (1.64%) Ruby
5 1 (1.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.64%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle
2 1 (1.64%) Progress
2 1 (1.64%) Sybase