Period
to 21 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Java Development Manager was £650 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 January 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.

Java Development Manager
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 858 822 872
Rank change year-on-year -36 +50 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Java Development Manager 19 27 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.028% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.030% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 6
UK median daily rate £650 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.81% -4.55% +2.33%
10th Percentile £563 £449 £519
90th Percentile £800 £725 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £625 £493 £550
% change year-on-year +26.90% -10.45% +8.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 93,600 91,033 102,521
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.78% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 62,185 59,429 65,414
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £260 £253 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,750 3,215 3,866
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year - -4.11% +10.61%

Java Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Java Development Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Java Development Manager in the UK

Java Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java Development Manager.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Development Manager in the UK

Java Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Development Manager over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Development Manager in the UK

Java Development Manager
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Development Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 21 January 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
England -15 19 £650 +23.81% 7
London -44 16 £700 +12.00% 5
UK excluding London +11 3 £625 +26.90% 2
South East -21 3 £625 +22.55%

Java Development Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, Java Development Manager 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 featuring Java Development Manager in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 9 (47.37%) Microservices
4 8 (42.11%) React
5 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
5 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (31.58%) TDD
7 5 (26.32%) Middleware
7 5 (26.32%) HTML
7 5 (26.32%) Spring
7 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (26.32%) HTML5
7 5 (26.32%) Node.js
8 4 (21.05%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (21.05%) Clojure
8 4 (21.05%) Open Source
8 4 (21.05%) RESTful
8 4 (21.05%) Scala
8 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
8 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
8 4 (21.05%) Product Management
8 4 (21.05%) Degree
8 4 (21.05%) Groovy
8 4 (21.05%) CSS
8 4 (21.05%) Internet
8 4 (21.05%) B2B
8 4 (21.05%) Finance
8 4 (21.05%) Spring Boot
8 4 (21.05%) CSS3

Java Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) ION MarketView
1 1 (5.26%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (21.05%) Gradle
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) React
2 5 (26.32%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) HTML5
2 5 (26.32%) Middleware
2 5 (26.32%) Node.js
2 5 (26.32%) Spring
3 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
3 4 (21.05%) CSS
3 4 (21.05%) CSS3
3 4 (21.05%) Dropwizard
3 4 (21.05%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (21.05%) RESTful
3 4 (21.05%) Spring Boot
3 4 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.26%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (5.26%) Rendezvous
5 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Derivative
2 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.26%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Microservices
3 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
4 6 (31.58%) TDD
5 4 (21.05%) API Development
5 4 (21.05%) B2B
5 4 (21.05%) Open Source
5 4 (21.05%) Product Management
5 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.53%) BDD
7 2 (10.53%) DevOps
7 2 (10.53%) Electronic Trading
7 2 (10.53%) Line Management
7 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.53%) SDLC
8 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
8 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) Clojure
3 4 (21.05%) Groovy
3 4 (21.05%) Scala
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) Rust
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Genesys
2 1 (5.26%) ION Trading
2 1 (5.26%) Reuters
2 1 (5.26%) TIBCO