Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Java RMI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java RMI over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Remote Method Invocation (Java RMI)
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 871 840 880
Rank change year-on-year -31 +40 -5
Contract jobs citing Java RMI 16 51 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.048% 0.013%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.049% 0.16% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 41 8
UK median daily rate £600 £550 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +30.18% +9.03%
10th Percentile £490 £363 £388
90th Percentile £673 £613 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £485 £375
% change year-on-year -27.84% +29.33% +31.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +11.11% +1.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year -11.11% +11.11% +1.25%

Java RMI is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 32971 31981 32228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.98% 30.38% 28.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 23277 22154 22091
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 367 553
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £18.35 £14.40 £15.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.80 £54.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.33% - +10.74%

Java RMI
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Java RMI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Java RMI in the UK

Java RMI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java RMI in the UK

Java RMI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java RMI over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java RMI in the UK

Java RMI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java RMI in the UK

Java RMI
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 RMI within the UK over the 6 months to 23 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
England -19 16 £600 +9.09% 3
UK excluding London +39 8 £350 -27.84%
South East +9 8 £350 -
London -53 8 £600 +9.09% 3

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java RMI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Java RMI.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) Swing
2 14 (87.50%) Web Services
3 13 (81.25%) Linux
4 12 (75.00%) JUnit
5 11 (68.75%) TDD
6 10 (62.50%) OO
7 9 (56.25%) Hibernate
7 9 (56.25%) J2EE
7 9 (56.25%) Oracle
8 8 (50.00%) XML
8 8 (50.00%) Windows
8 8 (50.00%) OOD
8 8 (50.00%) SOA
8 8 (50.00%) Eclipse
8 8 (50.00%) J2SE
8 8 (50.00%) Software AG
8 8 (50.00%) webMethods
8 8 (50.00%) Subversion
8 8 (50.00%) Apache Axis
9 7 (43.75%) HTML5
9 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (43.75%) HTML
10 6 (37.50%) EJB
10 6 (37.50%) CSS
10 6 (37.50%) JMS
10 6 (37.50%) SMS
10 6 (37.50%) JSP
10 6 (37.50%) Servlets
10 6 (37.50%) SOAP

Java RMI
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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) JUnit
2 8 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 8 (50.00%) Subversion
3 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 6 (37.50%) TeamCity
4 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
4 5 (31.25%) Maven
4 5 (31.25%) Mockito
4 5 (31.25%) Spock
5 4 (25.00%) JIRA
6 1 (6.25%) Babel
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
1 15 (93.75%) Java Developer
2 5 (31.25%) SOA Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C++ Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C++/Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Calypso Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Python Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Java Development Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) Swing
2 14 (87.50%) Web Services
3 9 (56.25%) Hibernate
3 9 (56.25%) J2EE
4 8 (50.00%) Apache Axis
4 8 (50.00%) J2SE
4 8 (50.00%) XML
5 7 (43.75%) HTML
5 7 (43.75%) HTML5
6 6 (37.50%) CSS
6 6 (37.50%) CSS3
6 6 (37.50%) EJB
6 6 (37.50%) JMS
6 6 (37.50%) jQuery
6 6 (37.50%) JSP
6 6 (37.50%) REST
6 6 (37.50%) Servlets
6 6 (37.50%) SOAP
6 6 (37.50%) Spring Integration
6 6 (37.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) TDD
2 10 (62.50%) OO
3 8 (50.00%) OOD
3 8 (50.00%) SOA
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) MVC
6 5 (31.25%) Refactoring
6 5 (31.25%) Scrum
7 3 (18.75%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 2 (12.50%) Collateral Management
8 2 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
3 4 (25.00%) Korn
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) C++
5 2 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (6.25%) COBOL
6 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 1 (6.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) Software AG
2 8 (50.00%) webMethods
3 6 (37.50%) Solace
4 4 (25.00%) ForgeRock
4 4 (25.00%) MuleSoft
5 2 (12.50%) Calypso
5 2 (12.50%) Sybase