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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 44 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 3 25 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 1.15% 14.62% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 15.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 0
Median daily rate £360 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-13.37% +14.66%
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
232 166 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 88.55% 97.08% 96.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 113 119
Median daily rate £400 £375 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -20.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £279 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £485 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £43.50 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+222.22% -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 8 December 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) REST
4 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (33.33%) Spring
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) SOAP
5 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (25.00%) SAP
5 3 (25.00%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (25.00%) Spring MVC
5 3 (25.00%) RESTful
5 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (25.00%) SDLC
5 3 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
6 2 (16.67%) Microservices
6 2 (16.67%) Samza
6 2 (16.67%) Kafka
6 2 (16.67%) Big Data
6 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (16.67%) BDD

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 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) Alfresco
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
2 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) DbUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Gradle
3 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (8.33%) jMock
3 1 (8.33%) JUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Maven
3 1 (8.33%) Mockito
3 1 (8.33%) SonarQube
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) REST
2 4 (33.33%) SOAP
2 4 (33.33%) Spring
3 3 (25.00%) RESTful
3 3 (25.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) Kafka
4 2 (16.67%) Samza
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (8.33%) Apache Camel
5 1 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE
5 1 (8.33%) Java EE
5 1 (8.33%) Java SE
5 1 (8.33%) PowerMock
5 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
5 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
3 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) SDLC
3 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) BDD
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 2 (16.67%) Microservices
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Business Development
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) HP
1 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) VMware