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 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 20 14 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 6 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.03% 11.46% 5.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.17% 11.46% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 6
Median daily rate £425 £500 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +70.94%
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 £44.38 £41.88
% change year-on-year
-16.05% +5.97%

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
144 157 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 96.64% 100.00% 94.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 83 134
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £222 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 18
Median hourly rate £43.50 £26.60 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.53% +6.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 20 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 Brighton region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 16 (66.67%) Spring
3 15 (62.50%) Git (software)
4 14 (58.33%) Hibernate
4 14 (58.33%) Linux
5 12 (50.00%) Maven
6 10 (41.67%) Tomcat
6 10 (41.67%) HTML
7 9 (37.50%) J2EE
7 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (37.50%) JPA
7 9 (37.50%) Jetty
8 8 (33.33%) Web Development
8 8 (33.33%) XML
8 8 (33.33%) Oracle
8 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
9 7 (29.17%) Inversion of Control
9 7 (29.17%) JUnit
9 7 (29.17%) SQL
9 7 (29.17%) CSS
9 7 (29.17%) Subversion
10 6 (25.00%) MVC
10 6 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (25.00%) Spring MVC
10 6 (25.00%) SQLite
10 6 (25.00%) MySQL
10 6 (25.00%) Unix
10 6 (25.00%) TestNG
11 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software

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 10 (41.67%) Tomcat
2 9 (37.50%) Jetty
3 5 (20.83%) JBoss
3 5 (20.83%) WebSphere
4 2 (8.33%) Apache Solr
5 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) MySQL
1 6 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (25.00%) SQLite
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 12 (50.00%) Maven
3 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 7 (29.17%) JUnit
4 7 (29.17%) Subversion
5 6 (25.00%) TestNG
6 5 (20.83%) Selenium
7 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
7 1 (4.17%) Hamcrest
7 1 (4.17%) Mockito
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) Spring
2 14 (58.33%) Hibernate
3 10 (41.67%) HTML
4 9 (37.50%) J2EE
4 9 (37.50%) JPA
5 8 (33.33%) XML
6 7 (29.17%) CSS
7 6 (25.00%) Spring MVC
8 5 (20.83%) Web Services
9 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
10 2 (8.33%) jQuery
10 2 (8.33%) Lucene
10 2 (8.33%) REST
10 2 (8.33%) Servlets
10 2 (8.33%) SOAP
10 2 (8.33%) XSLT
11 1 (4.17%) EJB 3.0
11 1 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (4.17%) RESTful
11 1 (4.17%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Web Development
3 6 (25.00%) MVC
4 5 (20.83%) Migration
5 4 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (12.50%) BDD
6 3 (12.50%) Kanban
6 3 (12.50%) TDD
6 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Concurrent Programming
7 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
7 2 (8.33%) OO
8 1 (4.17%) CQRS
8 1 (4.17%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (4.17%) Front End Development
8 1 (4.17%) Project Management
8 1 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (29.17%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) Python
5 3 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (4.17%) Groovy
6 1 (4.17%) Scala
6 1 (4.17%) XPath
6 1 (4.17%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Packer
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle