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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 23 22 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 2 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.52% 5.30% 5.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 5.30% 6.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 7
Median daily rate £425 £500 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £45.88 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-13.89% +23.98%

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
125 151 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 94.70% 100.00% 96.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 93 140
Median daily rate £388 £353 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.92% -6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £215 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 22
Median hourly rate £43.50 £15.00 £31.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+190.00% -51.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

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 19 February 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 16 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 13 (81.25%) Spring
4 12 (75.00%) Maven
4 12 (75.00%) Hibernate
5 10 (62.50%) Tomcat
5 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
6 9 (56.25%) Linux
6 9 (56.25%) J2EE
6 9 (56.25%) Jetty
6 9 (56.25%) JPA
7 8 (50.00%) Web Development
7 8 (50.00%) XML
7 8 (50.00%) HTML
8 7 (43.75%) Oracle
8 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (43.75%) Inversion of Control
9 6 (37.50%) TestNG
9 6 (37.50%) Spring MVC
9 6 (37.50%) SQLite
9 6 (37.50%) JUnit
9 6 (37.50%) SQL
9 6 (37.50%) MySQL
9 6 (37.50%) MVC
9 6 (37.50%) Unix
9 6 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (31.25%) CSS
10 5 (31.25%) Web Services
11 3 (18.75%) PHP
11 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing

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 (62.50%) Tomcat
2 9 (56.25%) Jetty
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Solr
4 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
1 6 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (37.50%) SQLite
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Maven
2 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 6 (37.50%) JUnit
3 6 (37.50%) TestNG
4 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
5 2 (12.50%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) Spring
2 12 (75.00%) Hibernate
3 9 (56.25%) J2EE
3 9 (56.25%) JPA
4 8 (50.00%) HTML
4 8 (50.00%) XML
5 6 (37.50%) Spring MVC
6 5 (31.25%) CSS
6 5 (31.25%) Web Services
7 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
8 2 (12.50%) Lucene
8 2 (12.50%) Servlets
8 2 (12.50%) XSLT
9 1 (6.25%) EclipseLink
9 1 (6.25%) EJB
9 1 (6.25%) EJB 3.0
9 1 (6.25%) JMS
9 1 (6.25%) Middleware
9 1 (6.25%) SOAP
9 1 (6.25%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Web Development
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) BDD
6 1 (6.25%) Concurrent Programming
6 1 (6.25%) Kanban
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.25%) SDLC
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) Scala
5 1 (6.25%) XPath
5 1 (6.25%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle