The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Brighton region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 9 37 25
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 29 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 15.93% 1.46% 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.20% 1.49% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 1 4
Median daily rate £525 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +60.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
Java Developer
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
179 269 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 98.35% 98.18% 97.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 188 112
Median daily rate £400 £360 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 16
Median hourly rate £21.36 £19.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.39% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £22.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Brighton region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (68.42%) Spring
3 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (60.53%) TDD
4 21 (55.26%) Scrum
5 16 (42.11%) JUnit
5 16 (42.11%) Kanban
5 16 (42.11%) Groovy
5 16 (42.11%) Domain-Driven Design
5 16 (42.11%) Cucumber
5 16 (42.11%) REST
6 15 (39.47%) CQRS
6 15 (39.47%) BDD
6 15 (39.47%) JAX-RS
6 15 (39.47%) Oracle Database
6 15 (39.47%) Mockito
6 15 (39.47%) Hamcrest
6 15 (39.47%) jQuery
6 15 (39.47%) Oracle
6 15 (39.47%) SQL
6 15 (39.47%) JSP
6 15 (39.47%) SOAP
6 15 (39.47%) Struts
7 14 (36.84%) Pair Programming
7 14 (36.84%) MyBatis
8 12 (31.58%) Scala
9 10 (26.32%) Hibernate
10 8 (21.05%) Concurrent Programming
11 5 (13.16%) HTML
11 5 (13.16%) CSS

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 1 (2.63%) Confluence
1 1 (2.63%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (42.11%) Cucumber
1 16 (42.11%) JUnit
2 15 (39.47%) Hamcrest
2 15 (39.47%) Mockito
3 2 (5.26%) Gradle
3 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.26%) Maven
4 1 (2.63%) Ant
4 1 (2.63%) Hudson
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) JMeter
4 1 (2.63%) jMock
4 1 (2.63%) Selenium
4 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (68.42%) Spring
2 16 (42.11%) REST
3 15 (39.47%) JAX-RS
3 15 (39.47%) jQuery
3 15 (39.47%) JSP
3 15 (39.47%) SOAP
3 15 (39.47%) Struts
4 14 (36.84%) MyBatis
5 10 (26.32%) Hibernate
6 5 (13.16%) CSS
6 5 (13.16%) HTML
7 4 (10.53%) RESTful
7 4 (10.53%) Web Services
8 2 (5.26%) J2EE
9 1 (2.63%) Ajax
9 1 (2.63%) Java EE
9 1 (2.63%) JMS
9 1 (2.63%) JSON
9 1 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (60.53%) TDD
2 21 (55.26%) Scrum
3 16 (42.11%) Domain-Driven Design
3 16 (42.11%) Kanban
4 15 (39.47%) BDD
4 15 (39.47%) CQRS
5 14 (36.84%) Pair Programming
6 8 (21.05%) Concurrent Programming
7 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.26%) Microservices
9 1 (2.63%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (2.63%) DevOps
9 1 (2.63%) Extreme Programming
9 1 (2.63%) Functional Testing
9 1 (2.63%) Performance Testing
9 1 (2.63%) System Integration Testing
9 1 (2.63%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (42.11%) Groovy
3 15 (39.47%) SQL
4 12 (31.58%) Scala
5 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) ISEB
1 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.63%) Rally
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