The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 19 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 18 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 9.84% 1.15% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.53% 1.28% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£450 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £354 £373
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -5.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+25.73% -2.85%
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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
171 78 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 93.44% 89.66% 91.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 62 66
Average daily rate £400 £415 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £604 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £28.89 £16.16 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.77% +7.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.78 £13.23 £14.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £16.16 £15.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (75.00%) Jenkins
4 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (70.00%) Maven
4 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (70.00%) Security Cleared
5 13 (65.00%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (60.00%) Spring
6 12 (60.00%) Hibernate
7 11 (55.00%) J2EE
7 11 (55.00%) CSS
7 11 (55.00%) JBoss
7 11 (55.00%) Git (software)
7 11 (55.00%) Apache Camel
8 10 (50.00%) Ansible
8 10 (50.00%) Open Source
8 10 (50.00%) MongoDB
8 10 (50.00%) JIRA
8 10 (50.00%) jQuery
8 10 (50.00%) Tomcat
8 10 (50.00%) SQL
9 9 (45.00%) HTML
9 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
9 9 (45.00%) REST
10 8 (40.00%) ZABBIX
10 8 (40.00%) Alfresco
10 8 (40.00%) Web Services
10 8 (40.00%) Linux
10 8 (40.00%) W3C

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (55.00%) JBoss
2 10 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 8 (40.00%) Alfresco
3 8 (40.00%) Node.js
4 7 (35.00%) Confluence
4 7 (35.00%) WildFly
4 7 (35.00%) Mule ESB
4 7 (35.00%) Mule
5 6 (30.00%) Apache
6 5 (25.00%) iPlanet
6 5 (25.00%) nginx
6 5 (25.00%) GlassFish
6 5 (25.00%) Jetty
6 5 (25.00%) Apache TomEE
6 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
6 5 (25.00%) Apache Qpid
6 5 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (25.00%) Tornado
7 1 (5.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) HTTP
1 5 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (10.00%) VPN
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (5.00%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (30.00%) MySQL
4 5 (25.00%) InterSystems Cache
4 5 (25.00%) Redis
4 5 (25.00%) Riak
4 5 (25.00%) Infinispan
5 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (70.00%) Maven
3 11 (55.00%) Git (software)
4 10 (50.00%) JIRA
5 7 (35.00%) Selenium
5 7 (35.00%) JMeter
5 7 (35.00%) Gerrit
5 7 (35.00%) Gradle
5 7 (35.00%) Artifactory
5 7 (35.00%) SonarQube
6 5 (25.00%) Mocha
6 5 (25.00%) JUnit
7 4 (20.00%) GitLab
8 2 (10.00%) Ant
8 2 (10.00%) Subversion
9 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
9 1 (5.00%) Bugzilla
9 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) Spring
1 12 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 11 (55.00%) J2EE
2 11 (55.00%) CSS
2 11 (55.00%) Apache Camel
3 10 (50.00%) jQuery
4 9 (45.00%) REST
4 9 (45.00%) HTML
5 8 (40.00%) Web Services
6 7 (35.00%) JDBC
6 7 (35.00%) CSS3
6 7 (35.00%) JSON
6 7 (35.00%) HTML5
6 7 (35.00%) Backbone.js
6 7 (35.00%) Ember.js
6 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
6 7 (35.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (30.00%) JAX-RS
7 6 (30.00%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (30.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) CentOS
3 5 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (50.00%) Open Source
4 6 (30.00%) MVC
5 5 (25.00%) SOA
5 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (25.00%) Validation
5 5 (25.00%) Scrum
5 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Document Management
5 5 (25.00%) Data Virtualisation
5 5 (25.00%) Microservices
6 4 (20.00%) BDD
6 4 (20.00%) TDD
7 2 (10.00%) Web Design
7 2 (10.00%) Workflow
7 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.00%) Time Management
7 2 (10.00%) OWASP
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.00%) Go
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) vCloud
2 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) Squid
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (25.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) Ansible
2 8 (40.00%) ZABBIX
3 7 (35.00%) logstash
3 7 (35.00%) Salt
3 7 (35.00%) Kibana
3 7 (35.00%) Rundeck
4 5 (25.00%) Puppet
4 5 (25.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (35.00%) VMware
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle
3 5 (25.00%) Pega
3 5 (25.00%) Splunk
3 5 (25.00%) Twitter
4 2 (10.00%) SaltStack
5 1 (5.00%) Percona
5 1 (5.00%) hybris
5 1 (5.00%) Perforce