The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 25 37 26
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 9 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.75% 0.94% 2.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.81% 0.98% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Average daily rate £538 £340 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.08% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +8.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £40.60 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.67% +8.28%
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
236 204 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 98.33% 96.23% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 123 100
Average daily rate £410 £315 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.15% +8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £190 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 16
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +19.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.36 £35.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 1 May 2016.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) TDD
2 16 (66.67%) Spring
3 14 (58.33%) BDD
4 13 (54.17%) Scrum
5 8 (33.33%) Pair Programming
5 8 (33.33%) Kanban
6 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
6 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
6 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
7 6 (25.00%) HTML
7 6 (25.00%) J2EE
7 6 (25.00%) CSS
8 5 (20.83%) Maven
8 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
8 5 (20.83%) DevOps
9 4 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (16.67%) Concurrent Programming
9 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
9 4 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (16.67%) Unix
9 4 (16.67%) Linux
10 3 (12.50%) Web Services
10 3 (12.50%) JUnit
10 3 (12.50%) MySQL
10 3 (12.50%) Oracle
10 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
10 3 (12.50%) Bluetooth

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) Apache Solr
2 2 (8.33%) Jetty
3 1 (4.17%) Confluence
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
2 4 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (12.50%) MySQL
3 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (8.33%) SQLite
5 1 (4.17%) DB2
5 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.83%) Maven
3 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (12.50%) JUnit
4 2 (8.33%) Ant
4 2 (8.33%) Subversion
4 2 (8.33%) TestNG
5 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.17%) Gradle
5 1 (4.17%) Hudson
5 1 (4.17%) JIRA
5 1 (4.17%) JMeter
5 1 (4.17%) jMock
5 1 (4.17%) Selenium
5 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) Spring
2 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
3 6 (25.00%) CSS
3 6 (25.00%) HTML
3 6 (25.00%) J2EE
4 3 (12.50%) Web Services
5 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.33%) JPA
5 2 (8.33%) jQuery
5 2 (8.33%) Lucene
5 2 (8.33%) Servlets
5 2 (8.33%) Spring MVC
5 2 (8.33%) XML
5 2 (8.33%) XSLT
6 1 (4.17%) Ajax
6 1 (4.17%) CSS3
6 1 (4.17%) HTML5
6 1 (4.17%) Java EE
6 1 (4.17%) REST
6 1 (4.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
1 4 (16.67%) Unix
2 3 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (66.67%) TDD
2 14 (58.33%) BDD
3 13 (54.17%) Scrum
4 8 (33.33%) Kanban
4 8 (33.33%) Pair Programming
5 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (20.83%) DevOps
7 4 (16.67%) Concurrent Programming
8 3 (12.50%) Android Development
8 3 (12.50%) Web Development
9 2 (8.33%) MVC
9 2 (8.33%) OO
9 2 (8.33%) User Stories
9 2 (8.33%) Web Application Development
10 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
10 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
10 1 (4.17%) Functional Testing
10 1 (4.17%) OOD
10 1 (4.17%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) Scala
4 2 (8.33%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) XPath
4 2 (8.33%) XQuery
5 1 (4.17%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ISEB
1 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Rally
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