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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 67 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 21 32 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.77% 2.49% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 2.66% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 29 0
Average daily rate
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£346 £368 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £36.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+11.23% -6.41%
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
1100 1203 769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.59% 93.62% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 690 419
Average daily rate £350 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 68 74
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £10.50 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.50 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015. 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 -3 14 £368 -0.33% 5
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 35 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (60.00%) Spring
3 18 (51.43%) HTML
4 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
5 16 (45.71%) Oracle
5 16 (45.71%) CSS
6 14 (40.00%) JSP
7 13 (37.14%) Struts
7 13 (37.14%) J2EE
7 13 (37.14%) Internet
8 12 (34.29%) OO
9 11 (31.43%) Banking
10 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (28.57%) Web Services
11 9 (25.71%) Eclipse
11 9 (25.71%) WebSphere
11 9 (25.71%) HTML5
11 9 (25.71%) Mobile Banking
12 8 (22.86%) Java EE
12 8 (22.86%) Finance
12 8 (22.86%) Scrum
12 8 (22.86%) WebLogic
13 7 (20.00%) Integration Testing
13 7 (20.00%) CSS3
14 6 (17.14%) Open Source
14 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
14 6 (17.14%) Hibernate
14 6 (17.14%) DHTML
14 6 (17.14%) JMS
14 6 (17.14%) Subversion

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 9 (25.71%) WebSphere
2 8 (22.86%) WebLogic
3 4 (11.43%) Confluence
4 3 (8.57%) JBoss
4 3 (8.57%) Apache
5 2 (5.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.86%) CMS
6 1 (2.86%) Mule
6 1 (2.86%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) Internet
2 4 (11.43%) AMQP
3 2 (5.71%) HTTP
3 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 4 (11.43%) Big Data
2 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
2 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
2 4 (11.43%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Eclipse
2 6 (17.14%) Subversion
3 4 (11.43%) Gradle
3 4 (11.43%) Cucumber
3 4 (11.43%) Mercurial
3 4 (11.43%) JIRA
3 4 (11.43%) Ant
3 4 (11.43%) JUnit
4 1 (2.86%) NetBeans
General
1 11 (31.43%) Banking
2 8 (22.86%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (60.00%) Spring
2 18 (51.43%) HTML
3 16 (45.71%) CSS
4 14 (40.00%) JSP
5 13 (37.14%) Struts
5 13 (37.14%) J2EE
6 10 (28.57%) Web Services
7 9 (25.71%) HTML5
8 8 (22.86%) Java EE
9 7 (20.00%) CSS3
10 6 (17.14%) Hibernate
10 6 (17.14%) DHTML
10 6 (17.14%) JMS
10 6 (17.14%) Ajax
11 5 (14.29%) XML
12 4 (11.43%) JSON
12 4 (11.43%) jQuery
12 4 (11.43%) EJB
13 2 (5.71%) Dojo
13 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Mobile Banking
2 5 (14.29%) Online Banking
3 2 (5.71%) iPhone
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) W3C
4 1 (2.86%) BeagleBone
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (11.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) OO
2 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.86%) Scrum
4 7 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 6 (17.14%) Open Source
5 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
5 6 (17.14%) Content Management
6 4 (11.43%) Analytics
6 4 (11.43%) User Stories
6 4 (11.43%) Software Delivery
6 4 (11.43%) SDLC
6 4 (11.43%) MapReduce
6 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
6 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (11.43%) System Testing
6 4 (11.43%) OOD
6 4 (11.43%) SOA
6 4 (11.43%) TDD
6 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.43%) C#
4 3 (8.57%) SQL
5 1 (2.86%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Vagrant
1 4 (11.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) PayPal
2 4 (11.43%) Atlassian
2 4 (11.43%) Google
2 4 (11.43%) Coremetrics
2 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.71%) SAP
3 2 (5.71%) Adobe
3 2 (5.71%) Sun
3 2 (5.71%) Apple