The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire 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
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 20 39 73
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +34
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 59 37 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.70% 3.70% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.25% 3.89% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 30 9
Median daily rate £350 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £300 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £400 £500
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 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
814 951 1137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.50% 95.20% 95.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 489 559
Median daily rate £395 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 36 45
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.36 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £24.00 £19.00
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 Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Buckinghamshire region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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 19 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +14 46 £350 -1.40% 15
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 92 (100.00%) Java
2 56 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (56.52%) Spring
4 36 (39.13%) Scrum
5 31 (33.70%) XML
6 30 (32.61%) Maven
6 30 (32.61%) Git (software)
7 25 (27.17%) XSLT
8 23 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 22 (23.91%) Groovy
9 22 (23.91%) Banking
9 22 (23.91%) Java EE
10 21 (22.83%) RESTful
10 21 (22.83%) JavaScript
10 21 (22.83%) Gradle
11 20 (21.74%) TDD
12 19 (20.65%) Apache Camel
12 19 (20.65%) Spring Boot
13 18 (19.57%) Microservices
14 17 (18.48%) HTML
14 17 (18.48%) Web Services
15 16 (17.39%) Finance
15 16 (17.39%) Grails
15 16 (17.39%) Spring Integration
16 15 (16.30%) REST
16 15 (16.30%) IBM
17 14 (15.22%) Oracle
17 14 (15.22%) CSS
18 13 (14.13%) Linux

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (10.87%) Apache
1 10 (10.87%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.26%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.17%) JBoss
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.17%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.09%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) AMQP
1 3 (3.26%) Internet
2 2 (2.17%) Intranet
3 1 (1.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.70%) Hadoop
2 6 (6.52%) Big Data
2 6 (6.52%) MySQL
2 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.43%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.43%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.43%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.26%) Apache Hive
4 3 (3.26%) Data Lake
4 3 (3.26%) Hazelcast
4 3 (3.26%) Impala
5 2 (2.17%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.09%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (32.61%) Git (software)
1 30 (32.61%) Maven
2 23 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 21 (22.83%) Gradle
4 7 (7.61%) Ant
4 7 (7.61%) Bitbucket
5 6 (6.52%) Eclipse
5 6 (6.52%) JUnit
6 5 (5.43%) Mockito
6 5 (5.43%) Spock
6 5 (5.43%) Subversion
7 4 (4.35%) Hudson
7 4 (4.35%) Selenium
7 4 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (3.26%) JIRA
9 2 (2.17%) SonarQube
10 1 (1.09%) Android Studio
10 1 (1.09%) JProfiler
10 1 (1.09%) MyEclipse
10 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (23.91%) Banking
2 16 (17.39%) Finance
3 1 (1.09%) Games
3 1 (1.09%) Law
3 1 (1.09%) Retail
3 1 (1.09%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (56.52%) Spring
2 31 (33.70%) XML
3 25 (27.17%) XSLT
4 22 (23.91%) Java EE
5 21 (22.83%) RESTful
6 19 (20.65%) Apache Camel
6 19 (20.65%) Spring Boot
7 17 (18.48%) HTML
7 17 (18.48%) Web Services
8 16 (17.39%) Grails
8 16 (17.39%) Spring Integration
9 15 (16.30%) REST
10 14 (15.22%) CSS
11 12 (13.04%) J2EE
12 11 (11.96%) AngularJS
12 11 (11.96%) Node.js
13 9 (9.78%) Hibernate
13 9 (9.78%) JMS
14 8 (8.70%) OAuth
15 7 (7.61%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.61%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.43%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.26%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.17%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (2.17%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.17%) Statistics
6 1 (1.09%) iPad
6 1 (1.09%) Online Games
6 1 (1.09%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.13%) Linux
2 9 (9.78%) Android
3 4 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (4.35%) Windows
4 3 (3.26%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (39.13%) Scrum
3 23 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (21.74%) TDD
5 18 (19.57%) Microservices
6 13 (14.13%) SOA
7 11 (11.96%) Software Engineering
8 10 (10.87%) Low Latency
9 9 (9.78%) OO
10 8 (8.70%) Unit Testing
11 7 (7.61%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (6.52%) Android Development
12 6 (6.52%) Pair Programming
13 5 (5.43%) Domain-Driven Design
13 5 (5.43%) Front End Development
13 5 (5.43%) Open Source
13 5 (5.43%) SDLC
13 5 (5.43%) UML
14 4 (4.35%) High Availability
14 4 (4.35%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 92 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (23.91%) Groovy
3 21 (22.83%) JavaScript
4 11 (11.96%) SQL
5 7 (7.61%) Python
6 6 (6.52%) Scala
7 5 (5.43%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.35%) C#
8 4 (4.35%) Perl
8 4 (4.35%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.26%) ECMAScript
9 3 (3.26%) ES6
10 2 (2.17%) Apple Swift
10 2 (2.17%) R
10 2 (2.17%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.09%) Go
11 1 (1.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (5.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.35%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.26%) Degree
4 2 (2.17%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (8.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Ansible
1 1 (1.09%) Oozie
Vendors
1 15 (16.30%) IBM
2 14 (15.22%) Oracle
3 4 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.26%) Apple
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