The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 100 89 88
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 26 34 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.08% 1.34% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 1.44% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 28
Median daily rate £425 £400 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +16.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £315 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.60 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.06% +12.77%
Java Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2228 2367 2347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.41% 93.19% 92.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1176 1213 1139
Median daily rate £408 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.94% +7.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 79 80
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.55 £18.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.83% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £39.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Developer across the Berkshire region.

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -14 14 £450 +12.50% 3
Slough - 4 £375 -
Newbury +1 3 £275 -26.66% 1
Bracknell -7 1 £513 +20.58% 1
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Java Developer 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 across the Berkshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 68 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (35.29%) Web Services
4 23 (33.82%) SQL
5 21 (30.88%) RESTful
6 20 (29.41%) Spring
7 17 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 16 (23.53%) Security Cleared
9 15 (22.06%) TDD
9 15 (22.06%) Java EE
9 15 (22.06%) JavaScript
9 15 (22.06%) JBoss
10 14 (20.59%) Scrum
10 14 (20.59%) Eclipse
10 14 (20.59%) PL/SQL
10 14 (20.59%) Maven
10 14 (20.59%) SC Cleared
11 13 (19.12%) Unit Testing
12 12 (17.65%) HTML
12 12 (17.65%) Linux
12 12 (17.65%) NoSQL
13 11 (16.18%) Big Data
14 10 (14.71%) REST
14 10 (14.71%) J2EE
14 10 (14.71%) Hibernate
15 9 (13.24%) MVC
15 9 (13.24%) Ant
15 9 (13.24%) Degree
15 9 (13.24%) Apache Cassandra
16 8 (11.76%) Riak

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 15 (22.06%) JBoss
2 2 (2.94%) Confluence
2 2 (2.94%) Node.js
2 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.47%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.47%) Apache
3 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) NoSQL
2 11 (16.18%) Big Data
3 9 (13.24%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (11.76%) Riak
5 4 (5.88%) Apache Hive
5 4 (5.88%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.41%) HBase
6 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.47%) GIS
8 1 (1.47%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.47%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 17 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (20.59%) Eclipse
2 14 (20.59%) Maven
3 9 (13.24%) Ant
4 8 (11.76%) Git (software)
5 5 (7.35%) Cucumber
6 4 (5.88%) Hudson
6 4 (5.88%) JIRA
6 4 (5.88%) Selenium
7 3 (4.41%) JUnit
7 3 (4.41%) Subversion
8 2 (2.94%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.94%) JMeter
9 1 (1.47%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.47%) Build Forge
9 1 (1.47%) JBehave
9 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.29%) Web Services
2 21 (30.88%) RESTful
3 20 (29.41%) Spring
4 15 (22.06%) Java EE
5 12 (17.65%) HTML
6 10 (14.71%) Hibernate
6 10 (14.71%) J2EE
6 10 (14.71%) REST
7 7 (10.29%) CSS
8 6 (8.82%) AngularJS
9 5 (7.35%) SOAP
9 5 (7.35%) Spring MVC
10 4 (5.88%) Gherkin
10 4 (5.88%) XML
11 3 (4.41%) JSON
12 2 (2.94%) Backbone.js
12 2 (2.94%) JSP
12 2 (2.94%) LESS
12 2 (2.94%) Sass
12 2 (2.94%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.41%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.65%) Linux
2 4 (5.88%) Windows
3 1 (1.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.06%) TDD
3 14 (20.59%) Scrum
4 13 (19.12%) Unit Testing
5 9 (13.24%) MVC
6 7 (10.29%) BDD
6 7 (10.29%) Business Continuity
6 7 (10.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (10.29%) Document Management
6 7 (10.29%) Information Governance
6 7 (10.29%) Secure Coding
7 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.88%) SDLC
8 4 (5.88%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.88%) Test Automation
9 3 (4.41%) DevOps
9 3 (4.41%) ITSM
9 3 (4.41%) Kanban
9 3 (4.41%) Open Source
9 3 (4.41%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (33.82%) SQL
3 15 (22.06%) JavaScript
4 14 (20.59%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.41%) Ruby
6 2 (2.94%) Python
7 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 14 (20.59%) SC Cleared
3 9 (13.24%) Degree
4 1 (1.47%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
1 2 (2.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (7.35%) Oracle
2 3 (4.41%) VMware
3 1 (1.47%) Adobe
3 1 (1.47%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.47%) BMC
3 1 (1.47%) HP
3 1 (1.47%) Remedy
3 1 (1.47%) SmartCo
3 1 (1.47%) Talend
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