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 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 70 68 52
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 14 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.12% 0.48% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.52% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 5
Average daily rate
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£340 £419 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.80% +26.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £316 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £425 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
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
1172 964 773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.61% 92.87% 93.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 623 468 325
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 92 85
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £28.00 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 November 2014. 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
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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 -9 5 £350 - 3
Aylesbury +1 2 £330 -21.19%
High Wycombe - - - - 1
Marlow - - - -
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 33 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (45.45%) Spring
3 12 (36.36%) HTML
4 11 (33.33%) J2EE
4 11 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 10 (30.30%) Finance
5 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
5 10 (30.30%) Eclipse
6 9 (27.27%) JSP
6 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (21.21%) CSS
8 6 (18.18%) Struts
8 6 (18.18%) C++
8 6 (18.18%) Oracle
8 6 (18.18%) Banking
8 6 (18.18%) jQuery
9 5 (15.15%) GWT
9 5 (15.15%) JUnit
9 5 (15.15%) OO
10 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
10 4 (12.12%) Selenium
10 4 (12.12%) Google
10 4 (12.12%) Mobile Banking
11 3 (9.09%) QA
11 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
11 3 (9.09%) HTML5
11 3 (9.09%) JFace
11 3 (9.09%) Maven
11 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 3 (9.09%) Computer Science

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 1 (3.03%) JBoss
1 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Google App Engine
1 1 (3.03%) Google Apps
1 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Eclipse
2 5 (15.15%) JUnit
3 4 (12.12%) Selenium
4 3 (9.09%) Maven
5 2 (6.06%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (3.03%) Hudson
6 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Spanish Language
3 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) Spring
2 12 (36.36%) HTML
3 11 (33.33%) J2EE
3 11 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 9 (27.27%) JSP
5 7 (21.21%) CSS
6 6 (18.18%) Struts
6 6 (18.18%) jQuery
7 5 (15.15%) GWT
8 3 (9.09%) HTML5
8 3 (9.09%) JFace
8 3 (9.09%) XML
8 3 (9.09%) Servlets
9 2 (6.06%) .NET
9 2 (6.06%) REST
9 2 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (6.06%) Java EE
10 1 (3.03%) Ajax
10 1 (3.03%) jBPM
10 1 (3.03%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Android
2 2 (6.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.15%) OO
3 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 2 (6.06%) OOP
4 2 (6.06%) Release Management
4 2 (6.06%) Multithreading
4 2 (6.06%) UX Design
4 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Validation
4 2 (6.06%) Android Development
5 1 (3.03%) Scrum
5 1 (3.03%) Web Design
5 1 (3.03%) OOD
5 1 (3.03%) SOA
5 1 (3.03%) Web Development
5 1 (3.03%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
5 1 (3.03%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.18%) C++
4 3 (9.09%) C
4 3 (9.09%) Perl
4 3 (9.09%) Python
5 2 (6.06%) Scala
5 2 (6.06%) SQL
5 2 (6.06%) C#
6 1 (3.03%) COBOL
6 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.03%) Google Apps Script
6 1 (3.03%) JCL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Sun Certification
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Google
3 3 (9.09%) Sun
4 1 (3.03%) Lotus
4 1 (3.03%) Green Hills