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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 68 85 95
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 39 36 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.01% 1.46% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 1.62% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 30 16
Median daily rate £425 £450 £317
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +42.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £370 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £489 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £43.75 £41.88
% change year-on-year
-14.85% +4.47%

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
1789 2225 2415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.31% 90.37% 94.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 912 1135 1244
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 121 51
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £63.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 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
Reading -1 23 £475 +2.70% 7
Slough - 3 £315 - 3
Newbury +7 1 £290 - 6
Bracknell +1 1 - - 1
Wokingham - 1 - -
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 75 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (45.33%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (44.00%) JavaScript
4 27 (36.00%) HTML
5 25 (33.33%) TDD
6 23 (30.67%) Spring
7 20 (26.67%) XML
7 20 (26.67%) Jenkins
8 19 (25.33%) CSS
8 19 (25.33%) Tomcat
9 18 (24.00%) Maven
10 17 (22.67%) Security Cleared
11 16 (21.33%) Open Source
11 16 (21.33%) Oracle
12 15 (20.00%) JUnit
12 15 (20.00%) Scrum
13 14 (18.67%) Git (software)
13 14 (18.67%) Scala
14 13 (17.33%) Groovy
14 13 (17.33%) SC Cleared
14 13 (17.33%) Hibernate
14 13 (17.33%) Java EE
14 13 (17.33%) J2EE
14 13 (17.33%) Linux
14 13 (17.33%) Eclipse
15 12 (16.00%) Python
15 12 (16.00%) SQL
15 12 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (16.00%) MongoDB
15 12 (16.00%) REST

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 19 (25.33%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.00%) Apache
3 5 (6.67%) Alfresco
3 5 (6.67%) Liferay
4 4 (5.33%) JBoss
4 4 (5.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (5.33%) Oracle Spatial
5 2 (2.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.67%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.67%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.33%) CMS
6 1 (1.33%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.33%) Drupal
6 1 (1.33%) Mule
6 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (12.00%) GitHub
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) HTTP
2 7 (9.33%) ICMP
2 7 (9.33%) SSH
2 7 (9.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.33%) PuTTY
3 1 (1.33%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) MongoDB
2 9 (12.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (6.67%) GIS
4 4 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.33%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.00%) Big Data
6 2 (2.67%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.67%) DB2
6 2 (2.67%) HBase
6 2 (2.67%) Impala
6 2 (2.67%) MySQL
6 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.67%) Sqoop
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.33%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 20 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 18 (24.00%) Maven
3 15 (20.00%) JUnit
4 14 (18.67%) Git (software)
5 13 (17.33%) Eclipse
6 11 (14.67%) Subversion
7 10 (13.33%) Gradle
7 10 (13.33%) JIRA
8 8 (10.67%) IntelliJ
9 5 (6.67%) TeamCity
10 3 (4.00%) Selenium
10 3 (4.00%) Visual Studio
11 2 (2.67%) Ant
11 2 (2.67%) Cucumber
11 2 (2.67%) JMeter
11 2 (2.67%) SoapUI
12 1 (1.33%) Artifactory
12 1 (1.33%) Bitbucket
12 1 (1.33%) JBehave
12 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.33%) Retail
2 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (36.00%) HTML
2 23 (30.67%) Spring
3 20 (26.67%) XML
4 19 (25.33%) CSS
5 13 (17.33%) Hibernate
5 13 (17.33%) J2EE
5 13 (17.33%) Java EE
6 12 (16.00%) REST
7 11 (14.67%) Web Services
8 8 (10.67%) Servlets
8 8 (10.67%) Velocity
9 6 (8.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (8.00%) EJB
9 6 (8.00%) SOAP
10 5 (6.67%) HTML5
10 5 (6.67%) JPA
10 5 (6.67%) jQuery
10 5 (6.67%) JSF
10 5 (6.67%) JSR 168
10 5 (6.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.67%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.33%) Fintech
4 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.33%) Linux
2 11 (14.67%) Unix
3 8 (10.67%) Debian
3 8 (10.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (10.67%) Ubuntu
4 7 (9.33%) CentOS
5 5 (6.67%) Solaris
6 3 (4.00%) Windows
6 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (45.33%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (33.33%) TDD
3 16 (21.33%) Open Source
4 15 (20.00%) Scrum
5 12 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 10 (13.33%) MVC
7 9 (12.00%) DevOps
7 9 (12.00%) Pair Programming
7 9 (12.00%) Web Application Development
8 8 (10.67%) Extreme Programming
8 8 (10.67%) Functional Testing
8 8 (10.67%) Unit Testing
9 7 (9.33%) Microservices
9 7 (9.33%) Prototyping
9 7 (9.33%) Quality Management
9 7 (9.33%) Waterfall
9 7 (9.33%) Web Development
10 6 (8.00%) SOA
11 5 (6.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (18.67%) Scala
4 13 (17.33%) Groovy
5 12 (16.00%) Python
5 12 (16.00%) SQL
6 7 (9.33%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.67%) PL/SQL
8 4 (5.33%) C++
9 3 (4.00%) C
10 1 (1.33%) C#
10 1 (1.33%) PHP
10 1 (1.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (22.67%) Security Cleared
2 13 (17.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.33%) Sun Certification
4 3 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (1.33%) ISEB
5 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (10.67%) Docker
2 2 (2.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (9.33%) Ansible
1 7 (9.33%) SELinux
2 2 (2.67%) Oozie
Vendors
1 16 (21.33%) Oracle
2 5 (6.67%) GigaSpaces
3 2 (2.67%) Ab Initio
3 2 (2.67%) Adobe
3 2 (2.67%) IBM
3 2 (2.67%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.33%) Alterian
4 1 (1.33%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.33%) ServiceNow
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