The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for JavaBeans skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JavaBeans over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JavaBeans
UK
Rank 588 639 602
Rank change year-on-year +51 -37  
Contract jobs citing JavaBeans 5 5 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.009% 0.042%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.035% 0.034% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 12
Median daily rate £350 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £417 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £420 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00

JavaBeans 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 14208 14874 14049
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.37% 27.95% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9856 10310 9097
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 227 186
Median hourly rate £42.00 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.38% +10.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £47.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

JavaBeans
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for JavaBeans in the UK

JavaBeans
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JavaBeans in the UK

JavaBeans
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JavaBeans over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JavaBeans in the UK

JavaBeans
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JavaBeans in the UK

JavaBeans
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaBeans within the UK over the 3 months to 25 March 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 +30 5 £350 -16.66% 4
Leeds - 3 - -
West Yorkshire - 3 - -
Yorkshire - 3 - -
London +31 2 £350 -16.66% 4
City of London - 2 £350 - 1

JavaBeans
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JavaBeans 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 JavaBeans.

1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (82.61%) SQL
3 17 (73.91%) JSP
4 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
4 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (69.57%) Unit Testing
5 15 (65.22%) J2EE
5 15 (65.22%) Struts
6 13 (56.52%) Oracle
6 13 (56.52%) Finance
6 13 (56.52%) WebSphere
7 12 (52.17%) Waterfall
8 11 (47.83%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 11 (47.83%) Oracle Identity Management
8 11 (47.83%) Law
8 11 (47.83%) Identity Management
8 11 (47.83%) WebSphere Application Server
9 10 (43.48%) Rational Application Developer
9 10 (43.48%) Data Centre
10 9 (39.13%) Hibernate
10 9 (39.13%) Web Services
11 8 (34.78%) XSD
11 8 (34.78%) XSL
11 8 (34.78%) JMS
12 7 (30.43%) Eclipse
12 7 (30.43%) XML
12 7 (30.43%) UML
12 7 (30.43%) SoapUI
13 6 (26.09%) JUnit
13 6 (26.09%) HTML

JavaBeans
Top Related 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 13 (56.52%) WebSphere
2 11 (47.83%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (13.04%) JBoss
4 2 (8.70%) Apache
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (4.35%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) FTP
1 4 (17.39%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (8.70%) DB2
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Rational Application Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Eclipse
2 7 (30.43%) SoapUI
3 6 (26.09%) JUnit
4 5 (21.74%) Maven
5 4 (17.39%) Ant
5 4 (17.39%) Checkstyle
5 4 (17.39%) IntelliJ
5 4 (17.39%) XMLUnit
6 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
6 3 (13.04%) Subversion
7 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
7 2 (8.70%) JIRA
7 2 (8.70%) Selenium
8 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 11 (47.83%) Law
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Java Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (4.35%) EAI Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Java Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) MongoDB Developer
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Salesforce Developer
4 1 (4.35%) SOA Developer
4 1 (4.35%) UI Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) JSP
2 15 (65.22%) J2EE
2 15 (65.22%) Struts
3 9 (39.13%) Hibernate
3 9 (39.13%) Web Services
4 8 (34.78%) JMS
4 8 (34.78%) XSD
4 8 (34.78%) XSL
5 7 (30.43%) XML
6 6 (26.09%) HTML
6 6 (26.09%) Spring
7 5 (21.74%) JDBC
7 5 (21.74%) Servlets
8 4 (17.39%) Ajax
8 4 (17.39%) Apache Camel
8 4 (17.39%) CSS
8 4 (17.39%) Java RMI
8 4 (17.39%) JSTL
9 3 (13.04%) RESTful
9 3 (13.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (69.57%) Unit Testing
2 12 (52.17%) Waterfall
3 11 (47.83%) Identity Management
4 7 (30.43%) UML
5 6 (26.09%) SOA
6 5 (21.74%) Microservices
7 4 (17.39%) Code Coverage
7 4 (17.39%) Multithreading
7 4 (17.39%) TDD
7 4 (17.39%) Use Case
8 3 (13.04%) EAI
8 3 (13.04%) OO
8 3 (13.04%) Scrum
9 2 (8.70%) E-business
9 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
9 2 (8.70%) Fund Management
9 2 (8.70%) Investment Management
9 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (82.61%) SQL
3 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) XPath
5 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.35%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle Identity Management
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Canoo
2 2 (8.70%) Solace
2 2 (8.70%) Sybase
3 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com