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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 96 79 88
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 23 32 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.99% 1.31% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.41% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 23
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £324 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £399 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.38% +10.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +11.11%
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
2152 2269 2351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.52% 92.76% 93.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1150 1141 1085
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 93 57
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.39% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £39.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -13 11 £450 +26.31% 2
Newbury -2 3 £400 +6.66% 1
Slough - 3 £375 - 1
Bracknell - 2 £531 - 1
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 62 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (35.48%) Spring
4 21 (33.87%) SQL
5 19 (30.65%) Web Services
6 17 (27.42%) RESTful
7 16 (25.81%) JavaScript
8 15 (24.19%) Scrum
9 13 (20.97%) JBoss
9 13 (20.97%) Jenkins
10 12 (19.35%) J2EE
10 12 (19.35%) Java EE
11 11 (17.74%) Security Cleared
11 11 (17.74%) PL/SQL
11 11 (17.74%) MVC
12 10 (16.13%) Eclipse
12 10 (16.13%) HTML
12 10 (16.13%) SC Cleared
13 9 (14.52%) Hibernate
13 9 (14.52%) TDD
13 9 (14.52%) REST
14 8 (12.90%) AngularJS
14 8 (12.90%) Git (software)
15 7 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (11.29%) CSS
15 7 (11.29%) NoSQL
15 7 (11.29%) Big Data
16 6 (9.68%) Oracle
16 6 (9.68%) Linux
16 6 (9.68%) Cucumber

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 13 (20.97%) JBoss
2 4 (6.45%) Apache
2 4 (6.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.61%) Confluence
4 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) Big Data
1 7 (11.29%) NoSQL
2 4 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (6.45%) Apache Hive
2 4 (6.45%) Hadoop
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.84%) HBase
3 3 (4.84%) Riak
4 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.61%) GIS
5 1 (1.61%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 13 (20.97%) Jenkins
2 10 (16.13%) Eclipse
3 8 (12.90%) Git (software)
4 6 (9.68%) Cucumber
4 6 (9.68%) Maven
5 5 (8.06%) JIRA
6 4 (6.45%) Hudson
7 3 (4.84%) Ant
7 3 (4.84%) JUnit
7 3 (4.84%) Selenium
8 2 (3.23%) Hamcrest
8 2 (3.23%) Mockito
8 2 (3.23%) Subversion
9 1 (1.61%) Build Forge
9 1 (1.61%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.61%) JMeter
9 1 (1.61%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.61%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (4.84%) Retail
1 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.61%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (35.48%) Spring
2 19 (30.65%) Web Services
3 17 (27.42%) RESTful
4 12 (19.35%) J2EE
4 12 (19.35%) Java EE
5 10 (16.13%) HTML
6 9 (14.52%) Hibernate
6 9 (14.52%) REST
7 8 (12.90%) AngularJS
8 7 (11.29%) CSS
9 5 (8.06%) JSP
9 5 (8.06%) Spring MVC
10 4 (6.45%) Gherkin
10 4 (6.45%) SOAP
11 2 (3.23%) Ember.js
11 2 (3.23%) JAX-RS
11 2 (3.23%) LESS
11 2 (3.23%) Node.js
11 2 (3.23%) Sass
11 2 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.84%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.23%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Linux
2 3 (4.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (24.19%) Scrum
3 11 (17.74%) MVC
4 9 (14.52%) TDD
5 7 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (9.68%) BDD
6 6 (9.68%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.45%) DevOps
7 4 (6.45%) Secure Coding
7 4 (6.45%) Unit Testing
7 4 (6.45%) Web Development
8 3 (4.84%) Business Continuity
8 3 (4.84%) Information Governance
8 3 (4.84%) Kanban
8 3 (4.84%) Open Source
8 3 (4.84%) Pair Programming
8 3 (4.84%) Test Automation
8 3 (4.84%) Test Scripting
8 3 (4.84%) Test Strategy
8 3 (4.84%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (33.87%) SQL
3 16 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 11 (17.74%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.84%) Python
5 3 (4.84%) Ruby
6 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.23%) Groovy
7 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.13%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
1 2 (3.23%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (9.68%) Oracle
2 3 (4.84%) VMware
3 1 (1.61%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.61%) BMC
3 1 (1.61%) hybris
3 1 (1.61%) Remedy
3 1 (1.61%) SmartCo
3 1 (1.61%) Talend
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