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 27 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 27 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 12 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 5.36% - 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.63% - 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£313 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £38.20
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.71%
Java Developer
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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
213 177 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 95.09% 96.20% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 104 54
Average daily rate £325 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £425 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 14
Average hourly rate £33.75 £15.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £96.30 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (88.89%) Spring
3 13 (72.22%) Hibernate
3 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
4 10 (55.56%) HTML
5 9 (50.00%) CSS
5 9 (50.00%) Subversion
5 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 8 (44.44%) Servlets
7 7 (38.89%) SQL
7 7 (38.89%) J2EE
7 7 (38.89%) Linux
7 7 (38.89%) N-Tier
7 7 (38.89%) JPA
8 6 (33.33%) QA
8 6 (33.33%) Spring MVC
8 6 (33.33%) Java EE
8 6 (33.33%) XPath
8 6 (33.33%) XQuery
8 6 (33.33%) XML
8 6 (33.33%) XSLT
9 5 (27.78%) OO
9 5 (27.78%) Project Management
9 5 (27.78%) MVC
9 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
9 5 (27.78%) Maven
9 5 (27.78%) jQuery
9 5 (27.78%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (22.22%) Web Development
10 4 (22.22%) Jetty

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 4 (22.22%) Jetty
2 3 (16.67%) Apache Solr
3 2 (11.11%) Apache
4 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
1 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.11%) MarkLogic
2 2 (11.11%) BaseX
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Subversion
1 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (27.78%) Maven
3 4 (22.22%) JUnit
4 2 (11.11%) Selenium
4 2 (11.11%) TestNG
4 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.56%) jMock
5 1 (5.56%) Ant
5 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (22.22%) Publishing
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) Spring
2 13 (72.22%) Hibernate
3 10 (55.56%) HTML
4 9 (50.00%) CSS
5 8 (44.44%) Servlets
6 7 (38.89%) J2EE
6 7 (38.89%) JPA
7 6 (33.33%) Java EE
7 6 (33.33%) Spring MVC
7 6 (33.33%) XML
7 6 (33.33%) XSLT
8 5 (27.78%) jQuery
9 3 (16.67%) SOAP
9 3 (16.67%) RESTful
10 2 (11.11%) REST
10 2 (11.11%) Web Services
11 1 (5.56%) JAX-RS
11 1 (5.56%) Struts
11 1 (5.56%) JMS
11 1 (5.56%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) N-Tier
2 5 (27.78%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Project Management
1 5 (27.78%) MVC
1 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
1 5 (27.78%) OO
2 4 (22.22%) Web Development
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) BDD
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.56%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) XQuery
4 6 (33.33%) XPath
5 1 (5.56%) Groovy
5 1 (5.56%) Scala
5 1 (5.56%) JPQL
5 1 (5.56%) HQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Atlassian