The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Croydon region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 41 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 11 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 3.82% 9.29% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.06% 9.55% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Median daily rate £423 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.11% -
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 £40.00 £42.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
Java Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Croydon 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
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
271 178 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 94.10% 97.27% 97.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 116 65
Median daily rate £375 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.78 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +71.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Developer across the Croydon region.

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer across the Croydon region.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 31 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 Croydon region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (46.88%) Git (software)
4 14 (43.75%) Security Cleared
5 13 (40.63%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (34.38%) Scrum
6 11 (34.38%) REST
7 10 (31.25%) Scala
7 10 (31.25%) SOAP
7 10 (31.25%) Linux
8 9 (28.13%) HTML
8 9 (28.13%) Spring
9 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
9 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 8 (25.00%) CSS
9 8 (25.00%) TDD
10 7 (21.88%) Web Services
10 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
10 7 (21.88%) Maven
10 7 (21.88%) Java EE
11 6 (18.75%) J2EE
11 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
11 6 (18.75%) Mac OS X
11 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
11 6 (18.75%) Microservices
11 6 (18.75%) Front End Development
12 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
12 5 (15.63%) ActiveMQ
12 5 (15.63%) Subversion
12 5 (15.63%) JUnit

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 (15.63%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.38%) Alfresco
2 3 (9.38%) CMS
3 2 (6.25%) Confluence
3 2 (6.25%) JBoss
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
4 1 (3.13%) Mule
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (3.13%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) HTTP
2 2 (6.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.25%) Big Data
4 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Git (software)
2 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
2 7 (21.88%) Maven
3 5 (15.63%) JUnit
3 5 (15.63%) Subversion
4 4 (12.50%) JIRA
5 2 (6.25%) DbUnit
5 2 (6.25%) GitLab
5 2 (6.25%) jMock
5 2 (6.25%) Mockito
5 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
5 2 (6.25%) SonarQube
5 2 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (3.13%) Ant
6 1 (3.13%) Gerrit
6 1 (3.13%) Gradle
6 1 (3.13%) Grunt
6 1 (3.13%) gulp
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (3.13%) PVCS
General
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) REST
2 10 (31.25%) SOAP
3 9 (28.13%) HTML
3 9 (28.13%) Spring
4 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 8 (25.00%) CSS
5 7 (21.88%) Java EE
5 7 (21.88%) Web Services
6 6 (18.75%) J2EE
7 5 (15.63%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (15.63%) HTML5
7 5 (15.63%) Node.js
7 5 (15.63%) RESTful
8 4 (12.50%) Apache Camel
8 4 (12.50%) Java SE
9 3 (9.38%) Drools
9 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (9.38%) XML
10 2 (6.25%) JavaFX
10 2 (6.25%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Mac OS X
3 3 (9.38%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) Scrum
3 8 (25.00%) TDD
4 6 (18.75%) Front End Development
4 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 6 (18.75%) Microservices
5 5 (15.63%) BDD
5 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.50%) MVC
6 4 (12.50%) Open Source
6 4 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (12.50%) Web Development
7 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.38%) CQRS
7 3 (9.38%) OO
7 3 (9.38%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (9.38%) SDLC
7 3 (9.38%) Web Design
8 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.25%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (31.25%) Scala
3 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.25%) Python
4 2 (6.25%) Ruby
4 2 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (3.13%) C
5 1 (3.13%) Groovy
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
5 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.13%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.25%) vSphere
2 1 (3.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Twitter
1 2 (6.25%) VMware
2 1 (3.13%) HP
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) SAP