Period
to 11 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a SC Cleared Java Developer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 11 December 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.

Security Check (SC) Clearance Java Developer
England > London
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 535 580 532
Rank change year-on-year +45 -48 +81
Contract jobs requiring a SC Cleared Java Developer 107 31 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.070% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.074% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 25 26
London median daily rate £525 £500 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +15.61% +8.13%
10th Percentile £363 £425 £331
90th Percentile £575 £558 £505
England median daily rate £500 £475 £433
% change year-on-year +5.26% +9.83% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.15 - -

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 45051 42134 44096
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.87% 94.89% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 32729 29926 31112
London median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £294 £269
90th Percentile £665 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 549 568 672
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.23 £19.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +1.13% +8.66%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.30 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £49.88
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.38 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.77% +2.08% +9.09%

SC Cleared Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared Java Developer in London

SC Cleared Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared Java Developer in London

SC Cleared Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared Java Developer in London over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared Java Developer in London

SC Cleared Java 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 SC Cleared Java Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 11 December 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
South London - 41 £550 -
Central London -21 5 £400 -11.11%
West London - 2 £500 -
East London - 1 £550 -
SC Cleared Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, SC Cleared Java 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 SC Cleared Java Developer in the job title.

1 107 (100.00%) Java
1 107 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 107 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 83 (77.57%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (62.62%) Microservices
4 61 (57.01%) OO
4 61 (57.01%) Git (software)
5 58 (54.21%) REST
6 52 (48.60%) JIRA
7 49 (45.79%) Confluence
8 47 (43.93%) TDD
8 47 (43.93%) Spring
9 41 (38.32%) Maven
10 39 (36.45%) Test Automation
11 36 (33.64%) Hibernate
11 36 (33.64%) JUnit
12 34 (31.78%) Java EE
13 33 (30.84%) RESTful
13 33 (30.84%) CQRS
13 33 (30.84%) JMS
14 32 (29.91%) Mockito
14 32 (29.91%) Domain-Driven Design
14 32 (29.91%) JAX-RS
14 32 (29.91%) WireMock
15 31 (28.97%) Spring Boot
15 31 (28.97%) Dependency Injection
16 30 (28.04%) RDBMS
16 30 (28.04%) Relational Database
17 28 (26.17%) Vagrant
17 28 (26.17%) VMS

SC Cleared Java 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 49 (45.79%) Confluence
2 27 (25.23%) WildFly
3 9 (8.41%) Apache
4 8 (7.48%) Tomcat
5 6 (5.61%) WebLogic
6 4 (3.74%) JBoss
7 3 (2.80%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.35%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.41%) GitHub
3 8 (7.48%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (28.04%) RDBMS
1 30 (28.04%) Relational Database
2 25 (23.36%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (22.43%) HBase
4 23 (21.50%) Hadoop
5 17 (15.89%) NoSQL
6 9 (8.41%) MongoDB
7 8 (7.48%) Big Data
8 7 (6.54%) SQL Server
9 5 (4.67%) MySQL
10 1 (0.93%) GIS
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 61 (57.01%) Git (software)
2 52 (48.60%) JIRA
3 41 (38.32%) Maven
4 36 (33.64%) JUnit
5 32 (29.91%) Mockito
6 28 (26.17%) Vagrant
7 27 (25.23%) Checkstyle
7 27 (25.23%) Liquibase
7 27 (25.23%) SonarQube
8 25 (23.36%) IntelliJ
9 20 (18.69%) Jenkins
10 10 (9.35%) Cucumber
11 8 (7.48%) GitLab
12 7 (6.54%) Eclipse
13 4 (3.74%) Protractor
13 4 (3.74%) Selenium
14 3 (2.80%) git-flow
14 3 (2.80%) Grunt
14 3 (2.80%) gulp
14 3 (2.80%) webpack
General
1 12 (11.21%) Finance
2 7 (6.54%) Electronics
2 7 (6.54%) Manufacturing
2 7 (6.54%) Marketing
2 7 (6.54%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.74%) Banking
3 4 (3.74%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (54.21%) REST
2 47 (43.93%) Spring
3 36 (33.64%) Hibernate
4 34 (31.78%) Java EE
5 33 (30.84%) JMS
5 33 (30.84%) RESTful
6 32 (29.91%) JAX-RS
6 32 (29.91%) WireMock
7 31 (28.97%) Spring Boot
8 28 (26.17%) Drools
9 27 (25.23%) Apache Camel
9 27 (25.23%) Lambda Expressions
10 22 (20.56%) JSON
10 22 (20.56%) Web Services
11 16 (14.95%) HTML
12 14 (13.08%) HTML5
13 10 (9.35%) CSS
13 10 (9.35%) CSS3
14 8 (7.48%) J2EE
14 8 (7.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (25.23%) Linux Command Line
2 14 (13.08%) Algorithms
3 7 (6.54%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.74%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (26.17%) VMS
2 27 (25.23%) Unix
3 18 (16.82%) Linux
4 1 (0.93%) Windows
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (77.57%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (62.62%) Microservices
3 61 (57.01%) OO
4 47 (43.93%) TDD
5 39 (36.45%) Test Automation
6 33 (30.84%) CQRS
7 32 (29.91%) Domain-Driven Design
8 31 (28.97%) Dependency Injection
9 27 (25.23%) OOA/OOD
10 22 (20.56%) DevOps
10 22 (20.56%) Scrum
11 19 (17.76%) OOD
12 18 (16.82%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (15.89%) BDD
14 15 (14.02%) Technical Architecture
15 10 (9.35%) Performance Optimisation
16 9 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
17 7 (6.54%) Digital Marketing
17 7 (6.54%) Programme Management
18 6 (5.61%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 107 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (25.23%) JPQL
3 13 (12.15%) SQL
4 6 (5.61%) PHP
5 5 (4.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.74%) Groovy
6 4 (3.74%) Scala
7 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 107 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 107 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (11.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (20.56%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.93%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (6.54%) SAP
2 6 (5.61%) Oracle
3 4 (3.74%) Perforce
4 3 (2.80%) Google
5 1 (0.93%) Capita