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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 17 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 23 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 9.24% 4.41% 6.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.79% 4.80% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 6
Median daily rate £425 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +29.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £354
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +13.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £38.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-8.38% +7.63%
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
235 125 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 94.38% 91.91% 96.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 78 66
Median daily rate £400 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £574
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.78 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +32.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £27.78 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £30.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 July 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 42 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (52.38%) Git (software)
4 20 (47.62%) Security Cleared
5 18 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (35.71%) TDD
6 15 (35.71%) Scrum
7 14 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 13 (30.95%) Maven
8 13 (30.95%) JUnit
9 12 (28.57%) Linux
9 12 (28.57%) REST
9 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
9 12 (28.57%) Spring
10 11 (26.19%) Java EE
10 11 (26.19%) Scala
10 11 (26.19%) ActiveMQ
10 11 (26.19%) SOAP
10 11 (26.19%) AngularJS
11 10 (23.81%) Web Services
11 10 (23.81%) Hibernate
12 9 (21.43%) Tomcat
13 8 (19.05%) SDLC
13 8 (19.05%) GitHub
13 8 (19.05%) CSS
13 8 (19.05%) HTML
13 8 (19.05%) J2EE
14 7 (16.67%) JIRA
14 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (16.67%) Apache Camel

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 9 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.52%) Alfresco
2 4 (9.52%) CMS
2 4 (9.52%) JBoss
3 3 (7.14%) Mule
4 2 (4.76%) Confluence
5 1 (2.38%) Apache
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.38%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) GitHub
2 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) HTTP
1 2 (4.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) Neo4j
3 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (52.38%) Git (software)
2 14 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 13 (30.95%) JUnit
3 13 (30.95%) Maven
4 7 (16.67%) JIRA
5 5 (11.90%) Gerrit
5 5 (11.90%) GitLab
6 3 (7.14%) SonarQube
6 3 (7.14%) Subversion
7 2 (4.76%) DbUnit
7 2 (4.76%) JMeter
7 2 (4.76%) jMock
7 2 (4.76%) Mockito
7 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
7 2 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (2.38%) Gradle
8 1 (2.38%) Grunt
8 1 (2.38%) gulp
8 1 (2.38%) Mocha
8 1 (2.38%) Selenium
General
1 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) REST
1 12 (28.57%) Spring
2 11 (26.19%) ActiveMQ
2 11 (26.19%) AngularJS
2 11 (26.19%) Java EE
2 11 (26.19%) SOAP
3 10 (23.81%) Hibernate
3 10 (23.81%) Web Services
4 8 (19.05%) CSS
4 8 (19.05%) HTML
4 8 (19.05%) J2EE
5 7 (16.67%) Apache Camel
6 6 (14.29%) JAX-RS
6 6 (14.29%) JMS
7 5 (11.90%) HTML5
7 5 (11.90%) Node.js
7 5 (11.90%) RAML
7 5 (11.90%) XML
8 4 (9.52%) Java SE
8 4 (9.52%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Linux
2 6 (14.29%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.76%) Unix
4 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) Scrum
2 15 (35.71%) TDD
3 8 (19.05%) SDLC
4 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (14.29%) BDD
5 6 (14.29%) CQRS
5 6 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
5 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 6 (14.29%) Microservices
5 6 (14.29%) OO
6 5 (11.90%) Front End Development
6 5 (11.90%) Kanban
6 5 (11.90%) Pair Programming
7 4 (9.52%) Open Source
7 4 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (7.14%) EAI
8 3 (7.14%) Integration Testing
8 3 (7.14%) Multithreading
8 3 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (26.19%) Scala
3 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.76%) Python
5 2 (4.76%) Ruby
5 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.38%) C
6 1 (2.38%) Groovy
6 1 (2.38%) PHP
6 1 (2.38%) R
6 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 12 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Twitter
1 2 (4.76%) VMware
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle