The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 41 73 73
Rank change year-on-year
+32 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 32 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.34% 1.12% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.50% 1.17% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 4
Average daily rate £355 £338 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% -30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £304 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £437 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £37.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+18.24% -7.50%
Java Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
913 1115 961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.20% 96.20% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 556 488
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 50 57
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.06 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £27.50 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer across the Buckinghamshire region.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +25 29 £355 +5.18% 15
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 61 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (47.54%) Spring
3 26 (42.62%) JavaScript
4 24 (39.34%) J2EE
5 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (32.79%) Hibernate
5 20 (32.79%) Eclipse
6 19 (31.15%) HTML
6 19 (31.15%) JSP
6 19 (31.15%) Struts
7 17 (27.87%) Servlets
8 15 (24.59%) OO
9 14 (22.95%) XML
9 14 (22.95%) CSS
9 14 (22.95%) Degree
10 12 (19.67%) Use Case
10 12 (19.67%) Open Source
10 12 (19.67%) Software Architecture
10 12 (19.67%) JDBC
10 12 (19.67%) Oracle
10 12 (19.67%) DHTML
10 12 (19.67%) OOA/OOD
10 12 (19.67%) HTTP
10 12 (19.67%) TCP/IP
10 12 (19.67%) JMS
11 11 (18.03%) Finance
11 11 (18.03%) DB2
12 10 (16.39%) SQL
12 10 (16.39%) Data Modelling
12 10 (16.39%) WebSphere

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 10 (16.39%) WebSphere
2 9 (14.75%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.92%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.64%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.64%) JBoss
4 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.67%) HTTP
1 12 (19.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.64%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) DB2
2 7 (11.48%) DB2 UDB
3 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.20%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.92%) PowerCenter
6 2 (3.28%) MySQL
7 1 (1.64%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.64%) Big Data
7 1 (1.64%) Impala
Development Applications
1 20 (32.79%) Eclipse
2 5 (8.20%) JUnit
2 5 (8.20%) Maven
2 5 (8.20%) Selenium
3 3 (4.92%) Introscope
4 2 (3.28%) Android Studio
4 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.64%) Subversion
5 1 (1.64%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Banking
3 8 (13.11%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Automotive
4 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (47.54%) Spring
2 24 (39.34%) J2EE
3 20 (32.79%) Hibernate
4 19 (31.15%) HTML
4 19 (31.15%) JSP
4 19 (31.15%) Struts
5 17 (27.87%) Servlets
6 14 (22.95%) CSS
6 14 (22.95%) XML
7 12 (19.67%) DHTML
7 12 (19.67%) JDBC
7 12 (19.67%) JMS
8 8 (13.11%) SOAP
8 8 (13.11%) Spring Boot
9 7 (11.48%) Android SDK
10 5 (8.20%) jQuery
11 4 (6.56%) Middleware
12 3 (4.92%) Web Services
12 3 (4.92%) XSLT
13 2 (3.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.84%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.92%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.64%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Android
1 7 (11.48%) Linux
2 2 (3.28%) Unix
3 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (24.59%) OO
3 12 (19.67%) OOA/OOD
3 12 (19.67%) Open Source
3 12 (19.67%) Software Architecture
3 12 (19.67%) Use Case
4 10 (16.39%) Data Modelling
5 8 (13.11%) Machine Learning
6 7 (11.48%) Microservices
7 6 (9.84%) Android Development
7 6 (9.84%) Coaching
7 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
7 6 (9.84%) Unit Testing
8 5 (8.20%) Validation
9 4 (6.56%) Scrum
10 3 (4.92%) Business Analysis
11 2 (3.28%) BDD
11 2 (3.28%) Kanban
11 2 (3.28%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.28%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (42.62%) JavaScript
3 10 (16.39%) SQL
4 3 (4.92%) C++
4 3 (4.92%) JCL
4 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.64%) C#
5 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) CA Wily
2 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Oracle
2 5 (8.20%) Sun
3 3 (4.92%) CA
3 3 (4.92%) Informatica
4 1 (1.64%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.64%) hybris
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