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 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 55 73 67
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 21 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.36% 1.18% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.51% 1.23% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 7
Median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £302 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £42.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +23.52%
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
835 1296 1163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.82% 95.86% 95.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 696 650
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 44 45
Median hourly rate £14.75 £16.14 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.61% +34.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £30.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 28 August 2016.

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 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +25 16 £350 - 5
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 47 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (40.43%) JavaScript
4 18 (38.30%) Spring
5 16 (34.04%) J2EE
6 15 (31.91%) Banking
7 14 (29.79%) HTML
7 14 (29.79%) Finance
8 13 (27.66%) CSS
8 13 (27.66%) Oracle
9 10 (21.28%) Web Services
9 10 (21.28%) XML
9 10 (21.28%) Hibernate
9 10 (21.28%) Scrum
10 9 (19.15%) TDD
10 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (19.15%) Android
11 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
11 8 (17.02%) SOA
11 8 (17.02%) SQL
11 8 (17.02%) Node.js
11 8 (17.02%) Android Development
12 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
12 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
12 7 (14.89%) IBM
12 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
12 7 (14.89%) JSON
12 7 (14.89%) IBM Integration Bus
13 6 (12.77%) Domain-Driven Design
13 6 (12.77%) Pair Programming

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 5 (10.64%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.51%) JBoss
3 3 (6.38%) Apache Spark
4 2 (4.26%) Apache Pig
4 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) HTTP
1 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) Internet
2 1 (2.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
1 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) DB2
3 5 (10.64%) Big Data
4 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
5 3 (6.38%) MongoDB
5 3 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (4.26%) Apache Hive
6 2 (4.26%) HBase
6 2 (4.26%) Impala
6 2 (4.26%) MySQL
6 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.26%) Sqoop
7 1 (2.13%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) JUnit
2 4 (8.51%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.38%) Maven
4 2 (4.26%) Ant
4 2 (4.26%) JIRA
4 2 (4.26%) Selenium
5 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.13%) Gradle
5 1 (2.13%) Hudson
5 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (31.91%) Banking
2 14 (29.79%) Finance
3 4 (8.51%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.38%) Retail
5 1 (2.13%) Back Office
5 1 (2.13%) Electronics
5 1 (2.13%) Legal
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.13%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (38.30%) Spring
2 16 (34.04%) J2EE
3 14 (29.79%) HTML
4 13 (27.66%) CSS
5 10 (21.28%) Hibernate
5 10 (21.28%) Web Services
5 10 (21.28%) XML
6 8 (17.02%) Node.js
7 7 (14.89%) IBM Integration Bus
7 7 (14.89%) JSON
8 6 (12.77%) JSP
8 6 (12.77%) Spring Boot
8 6 (12.77%) Struts
9 5 (10.64%) Java EE
9 5 (10.64%) JMS
9 5 (10.64%) Middleware
10 4 (8.51%) RESTful
11 3 (6.38%) JDBC
11 3 (6.38%) Servlets
11 3 (6.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Mobile Banking
1 6 (12.77%) User Experience
2 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.13%) Bitcoin
3 1 (2.13%) Blockchain
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Android
2 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) Unix
3 2 (4.26%) Windows
4 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.28%) Scrum
3 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (19.15%) TDD
4 8 (17.02%) Android Development
4 8 (17.02%) SOA
5 6 (12.77%) Domain-Driven Design
5 6 (12.77%) Microservices
5 6 (12.77%) OO
5 6 (12.77%) Pair Programming
6 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.38%) MapReduce
9 2 (4.26%) Kanban
9 2 (4.26%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.26%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (4.26%) Open Source
9 2 (4.26%) Software Architecture
9 2 (4.26%) Use Case
9 2 (4.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (40.43%) JavaScript
3 8 (17.02%) SQL
4 5 (10.64%) Scala
4 5 (10.64%) Shell Script
5 4 (8.51%) Python
6 2 (4.26%) Perl
7 1 (2.13%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.13%) C#
7 1 (2.13%) Go
7 1 (2.13%) Groovy
7 1 (2.13%) VB
7 1 (2.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Apache Flume
1 2 (4.26%) HDFS
2 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Oracle
2 7 (14.89%) IBM
3 2 (4.26%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.13%) Avaya
4 1 (2.13%) Genesys
4 1 (2.13%) Google
4 1 (2.13%) KANA
4 1 (2.13%) SAP
4 1 (2.13%) Sun