Period
to 17 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a SC Cleared Java Developer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 August 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.

Security Check (SC) Clearance Java Developer
England > London
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 524 552 589
Rank change year-on-year +28 +37 -40
Contract jobs requiring a SC Cleared Java Developer 105 54 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.13% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.13% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 39 17
London median daily rate £550 £460 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.57% -8.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £418 £373 £425
90th Percentile £575 £550 £543
England median daily rate £550 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England 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 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 43,463 40,624 43,050
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.73% 95.07% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,371 28,984 30,993
London median daily rate £500 £480 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% +1.25%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £288
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 629 499 481
London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.03 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.90% +10.68% -3.14%
10th Percentile £13.10 £12.52 £10.75
90th Percentile £51.25 £50.00 £48.38
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +0.01% -2.63% +6.83%

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 17 August 2018.

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 17 August 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
South London +17 76 £550 +9.45% 1
Central London -34 2 £425 +3.98%
SC Cleared Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, SC Cleared Java 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 London region featuring SC Cleared Java Developer in the job title.

1 105 (100.00%) Java
1 105 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 105 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 69 (65.71%) Microservices
3 65 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (59.05%) Java 8
5 61 (58.10%) Java EE
6 59 (56.19%) Git (software)
7 56 (53.33%) Test Automation
8 55 (52.38%) REST
9 54 (51.43%) SonarQube
10 52 (49.52%) Relational Database
10 52 (49.52%) JIRA
11 49 (46.67%) Drools
11 49 (46.67%) Confluence
11 49 (46.67%) Maven
12 47 (44.76%) Hibernate
12 47 (44.76%) OO
12 47 (44.76%) RESTful
13 45 (42.86%) JUnit
14 44 (41.90%) Dependency Injection
14 44 (41.90%) Mockito
15 43 (40.95%) CQRS
15 43 (40.95%) JAX-RS
15 43 (40.95%) JPQL
15 43 (40.95%) Domain-Driven Design
15 43 (40.95%) Unix
15 43 (40.95%) OOA/OOD
15 43 (40.95%) JMS
15 43 (40.95%) 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 (46.67%) Confluence
2 43 (40.95%) WildFly
3 20 (19.05%) Tomcat
4 7 (6.67%) Apache Solr
5 6 (5.71%) Apache Spark
6 5 (4.76%) JBoss
6 5 (4.76%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.86%) Apache ServiceMix
7 3 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.90%) Apache
9 1 (0.95%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 21 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (18.10%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.86%) Boomi
4 2 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.90%) npm
5 1 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.95%) IaaS
5 1 (0.95%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.71%) Kerberos
2 2 (1.90%) AMQP
3 1 (0.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (49.52%) Relational Database
2 43 (40.95%) RDBMS
3 11 (10.48%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (7.62%) Big Data
4 8 (7.62%) HBase
5 7 (6.67%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.95%) Redis
Development Applications
1 59 (56.19%) Git (software)
2 54 (51.43%) SonarQube
3 52 (49.52%) JIRA
4 49 (46.67%) Maven
5 45 (42.86%) JUnit
6 44 (41.90%) Mockito
7 43 (40.95%) Checkstyle
7 43 (40.95%) Liquibase
7 43 (40.95%) Vagrant
8 16 (15.24%) Jenkins
9 8 (7.62%) Cucumber
10 6 (5.71%) IntelliJ
11 4 (3.81%) Karma Test Runner
12 2 (1.90%) Grunt
12 2 (1.90%) Jasmine
12 2 (1.90%) Mocha
12 2 (1.90%) Protractor
13 1 (0.95%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.95%) DbUnit
13 1 (0.95%) TestNG
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (58.10%) Java EE
2 55 (52.38%) REST
3 49 (46.67%) Drools
4 47 (44.76%) Hibernate
4 47 (44.76%) RESTful
5 43 (40.95%) JAX-RS
5 43 (40.95%) JMS
5 43 (40.95%) Lambda Expressions
5 43 (40.95%) WireMock
6 23 (21.90%) JSON
7 20 (19.05%) RabbitMQ
8 19 (18.10%) XML
9 16 (15.24%) Spring
10 12 (11.43%) Spring Boot
11 10 (9.52%) Apache Camel
11 10 (9.52%) Velocity
12 7 (6.67%) Kafka
13 5 (4.76%) AngularJS
13 5 (4.76%) IBM Integration Bus
13 5 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 43 (40.95%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 2 (1.90%) User Experience
4 1 (0.95%) Internet of Things
4 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.95%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 43 (40.95%) Unix
1 43 (40.95%) VMS
2 7 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (65.71%) Microservices
2 65 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (53.33%) Test Automation
4 47 (44.76%) OO
5 44 (41.90%) Dependency Injection
6 43 (40.95%) CQRS
6 43 (40.95%) Domain-Driven Design
6 43 (40.95%) OOA/OOD
7 25 (23.81%) DevOps
8 18 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (17.14%) TDD
9 15 (14.29%) Open Source
10 13 (12.38%) BDD
11 10 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
11 10 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (8.57%) Task Automation
13 7 (6.67%) Mentoring
14 6 (5.71%) Data Architecture
14 6 (5.71%) Data Development
Programming Languages
1 105 (100.00%) Java
2 62 (59.05%) Java 8
3 43 (40.95%) JPQL
4 10 (9.52%) Groovy
5 6 (5.71%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.86%) C#
6 3 (2.86%) SQL
7 2 (1.90%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.90%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.95%) Scala
Qualifications
1 105 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 105 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.71%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 24 (22.86%) Docker
2 6 (5.71%) HDFS
3 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (17.14%) Kubernetes
2 7 (6.67%) Terraform
3 6 (5.71%) Ansible
4 2 (1.90%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 5 (4.76%) MuleSoft
2 3 (2.86%) Apigee
2 3 (2.86%) Axway
2 3 (2.86%) Dell
2 3 (2.86%) Fiorano
2 3 (2.86%) Google
2 3 (2.86%) Jitterbit
2 3 (2.86%) Oracle
2 3 (2.86%) Talend
2 3 (2.86%) TIBCO
2 3 (2.86%) webMethods
3 1 (0.95%) VMware