The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 58 74 65
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 23 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.78% 0.39% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 0.41% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £340 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £328 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £356 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-9.33% -6.25%
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1183 965 909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 91.78% 93.24% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 486 409
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £219 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 79 72
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £22.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Java Developer
South East

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +12 16 £363 +6.61%
Beaconsfield - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Marlow - - - - 1
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 49 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (55.10%) Spring
3 26 (53.06%) JavaScript
4 23 (46.94%) Hibernate
5 22 (44.90%) HTML
6 21 (42.86%) Eclipse
7 19 (38.78%) J2EE
7 19 (38.78%) OO
8 17 (34.69%) CSS
8 17 (34.69%) JSP
9 16 (32.65%) SQL
10 15 (30.61%) Finance
11 13 (26.53%) Unit Testing
12 12 (24.49%) WebSphere
12 12 (24.49%) Web Services
13 11 (22.45%) Oracle
14 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
14 10 (20.41%) WebSphere Application Server
14 10 (20.41%) JBoss
14 10 (20.41%) Struts
15 8 (16.33%) JUnit
16 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
16 7 (14.29%) XML
16 7 (14.29%) Servlets
17 6 (12.24%) Sun
17 6 (12.24%) Sun Certification
17 6 (12.24%) Degree
17 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
17 6 (12.24%) jQuery
18 5 (10.20%) GWT

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 12 (24.49%) WebSphere
2 10 (20.41%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.04%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.04%) DB2
3 1 (2.04%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 21 (42.86%) Eclipse
2 8 (16.33%) JUnit
3 4 (8.16%) Selenium
4 3 (6.12%) Maven
5 1 (2.04%) Hudson
5 1 (2.04%) MyEclipse
General
1 15 (30.61%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Legal
4 2 (4.08%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.08%) Front Office
5 1 (2.04%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.04%) Electronics
5 1 (2.04%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (55.10%) Spring
2 23 (46.94%) Hibernate
3 22 (44.90%) HTML
4 19 (38.78%) J2EE
5 17 (34.69%) CSS
5 17 (34.69%) JSP
6 12 (24.49%) Web Services
7 10 (20.41%) Struts
8 7 (14.29%) XML
8 7 (14.29%) Servlets
9 6 (12.24%) jQuery
10 5 (10.20%) GWT
10 5 (10.20%) EJB
11 4 (8.16%) HTML5
11 4 (8.16%) REST
12 3 (6.12%) Dojo
13 2 (4.08%) XSLT
13 2 (4.08%) Ajax
13 2 (4.08%) JSON
13 2 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.16%) Graphic Design
3 2 (4.08%) Tandem
3 2 (4.08%) APACS
3 2 (4.08%) EFT
3 2 (4.08%) Open Source
3 2 (4.08%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) UNIX
2 2 (4.08%) Android
3 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) OO
2 13 (26.53%) Unit Testing
3 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.20%) TDD
5 4 (8.16%) Web Design
6 3 (6.12%) Multithreading
6 3 (6.12%) OOP
7 2 (4.08%) Validation
7 2 (4.08%) Scrum
7 2 (4.08%) MVC
7 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.08%) OOD
7 2 (4.08%) SOA
7 2 (4.08%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.08%) Release Management
7 2 (4.08%) User Experience Design
7 2 (4.08%) BDD
7 2 (4.08%) Android Development
8 1 (2.04%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (2.04%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (53.06%) JavaScript
3 16 (32.65%) SQL
4 5 (10.20%) C++
5 4 (8.16%) Scala
6 1 (2.04%) Google Apps Script
6 1 (2.04%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) C
6 1 (2.04%) Perl
6 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Sun Certification
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Oracle
2 10 (20.41%) JBoss
3 6 (12.24%) Sun
4 4 (8.16%) Google
5 1 (2.04%) Lotus
5 1 (2.04%) Apple
5 1 (2.04%) Business Objects