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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 594 630 629
Rank change year-on-year +36 -1  
Contract jobs citing Java RMI 13 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.040% 0.021%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.086% 0.14% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 10
Median daily rate £575 £420 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.90% +4.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £375 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £44.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.11% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £44.50 -
% change year-on-year -10.11% -  

Java RMI is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 15051 15100 15398
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.01% 28.45% 27.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10395 10636 10284
Median daily rate £425 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 180 213
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -3.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £18.80 £17.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Java RMI
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Java RMI as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 5 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +26 13 £575 +36.90% 2
London -16 8 £575 +36.90% 1
South East +34 5 £350 -
Hampshire +12 5 £350 -
Basingstoke - 4 - -

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 15 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (93.33%) Web Services
3 13 (86.67%) JUnit
4 12 (80.00%) Swing
5 11 (73.33%) Hibernate
6 10 (66.67%) JMS
6 10 (66.67%) TDD
6 10 (66.67%) Spring
6 10 (66.67%) JSP
6 10 (66.67%) HTML
7 9 (60.00%) J2EE
7 9 (60.00%) CSS
8 8 (53.33%) Linux
8 8 (53.33%) Servlets
8 8 (53.33%) SOAP
8 8 (53.33%) EJB
8 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (53.33%) MVC
8 8 (53.33%) Spring MVC
8 8 (53.33%) HTML5
8 8 (53.33%) jQuery
9 7 (46.67%) REST
9 7 (46.67%) CSS3
9 7 (46.67%) Spring Integration
9 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
9 7 (46.67%) TeamCity
9 7 (46.67%) JIRA
9 7 (46.67%) Solace
9 7 (46.67%) Scrum
9 7 (46.67%) Finance

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 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) SMS
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
2 1 (6.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
1 1 (6.67%) DB2
1 1 (6.67%) Firebird
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) JUnit
2 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
2 7 (46.67%) JIRA
2 7 (46.67%) TeamCity
3 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (40.00%) Maven
3 6 (40.00%) Mockito
3 6 (40.00%) Spock
4 5 (33.33%) Subversion
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium
5 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 13 (86.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) SOA Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Development Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Salesforce Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) Web Services
2 12 (80.00%) Swing
3 11 (73.33%) Hibernate
4 10 (66.67%) HTML
4 10 (66.67%) JMS
4 10 (66.67%) JSP
4 10 (66.67%) Spring
5 9 (60.00%) CSS
5 9 (60.00%) J2EE
6 8 (53.33%) EJB
6 8 (53.33%) HTML5
6 8 (53.33%) jQuery
6 8 (53.33%) Servlets
6 8 (53.33%) SOAP
6 8 (53.33%) Spring MVC
7 7 (46.67%) CSS3
7 7 (46.67%) REST
7 7 (46.67%) Spring Integration
7 7 (46.67%) XML
8 6 (40.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Derivative
2 1 (6.67%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Unix
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) TDD
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) MVC
3 7 (46.67%) Scrum
4 6 (40.00%) Refactoring
4 6 (40.00%) SOA
5 5 (33.33%) OO
5 5 (33.33%) OOD
6 2 (13.33%) BDD
6 2 (13.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
7 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) Korn
2 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (20.00%) XPath
5 1 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) COBOL
5 1 (6.67%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Brainbench
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) FATCA
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Solace
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
3 5 (33.33%) Software AG
3 5 (33.33%) webMethods
4 3 (20.00%) ForgeRock
4 3 (20.00%) MuleSoft
5 1 (6.67%) BMC
5 1 (6.67%) Canoo
5 1 (6.67%) Remedy
5 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com