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 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 26 21 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 22 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 7.83% 8.11% 4.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.24% 8.45% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 4
Median daily rate £431 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% +41.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
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
267 142 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 95.02% 95.95% 97.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 75 62
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.78 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +63.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £27.78 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £30.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 30 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 30 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 38 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
5 17 (44.74%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (34.21%) Maven
6 13 (34.21%) Jenkins
7 12 (31.58%) REST
7 12 (31.58%) Scrum
8 11 (28.95%) JUnit
8 11 (28.95%) SOAP
8 11 (28.95%) Linux
8 11 (28.95%) AngularJS
8 11 (28.95%) Java EE
9 10 (26.32%) Scala
9 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
9 10 (26.32%) Spring
10 9 (23.68%) ActiveMQ
10 9 (23.68%) TDD
11 8 (21.05%) CSS
11 8 (21.05%) HTML
11 8 (21.05%) J2EE
12 7 (18.42%) Web Services
12 7 (18.42%) Hibernate
13 6 (15.79%) Mac OS X
13 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
13 6 (15.79%) Tomcat
13 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (15.79%) JAX-RS
13 6 (15.79%) CQRS

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 6 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.89%) Alfresco
2 3 (7.89%) CMS
2 3 (7.89%) JBoss
3 2 (5.26%) Confluence
3 2 (5.26%) Mule
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.63%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) GitHub
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) HTTP
2 2 (5.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.26%) Big Data
4 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.63%) MySQL
5 1 (2.63%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (34.21%) Jenkins
2 13 (34.21%) Maven
3 11 (28.95%) JUnit
4 5 (13.16%) GitLab
4 5 (13.16%) JIRA
5 4 (10.53%) Gerrit
5 4 (10.53%) Subversion
6 2 (5.26%) DbUnit
6 2 (5.26%) jMock
6 2 (5.26%) Mockito
6 2 (5.26%) SoapUI
6 2 (5.26%) SonarQube
6 2 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.63%) ClearQuest
7 1 (2.63%) Gradle
7 1 (2.63%) Grunt
7 1 (2.63%) gulp
7 1 (2.63%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.63%) Mocha
General
1 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) REST
2 11 (28.95%) AngularJS
2 11 (28.95%) Java EE
2 11 (28.95%) SOAP
3 10 (26.32%) Spring
4 9 (23.68%) ActiveMQ
5 8 (21.05%) CSS
5 8 (21.05%) HTML
5 8 (21.05%) J2EE
6 7 (18.42%) Hibernate
6 7 (18.42%) Web Services
7 6 (15.79%) JAX-RS
8 5 (13.16%) Apache Camel
8 5 (13.16%) HTML5
8 5 (13.16%) Node.js
8 5 (13.16%) RAML
9 4 (10.53%) Java SE
9 4 (10.53%) RESTful
9 4 (10.53%) XML
10 3 (7.89%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Mac OS X
3 3 (7.89%) Unix
4 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) Scrum
3 9 (23.68%) TDD
4 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (15.79%) CQRS
4 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 6 (15.79%) Microservices
5 5 (13.16%) BDD
5 5 (13.16%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (13.16%) Front End Development
5 5 (13.16%) MVC
6 4 (10.53%) OO
6 4 (10.53%) Open Source
6 4 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.89%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (7.89%) SDLC
7 3 (7.89%) Web Design
7 3 (7.89%) Web Development
8 2 (5.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (26.32%) Scala
3 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.26%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) Ruby
6 1 (2.63%) C
6 1 (2.63%) Groovy
6 1 (2.63%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) R
6 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Twitter
1 2 (5.26%) VMware
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle