The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 71 65 78
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 24 33 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.45% 2.08% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 2.25% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 14
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£450 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Java Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1519 1465 1450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 91.78% 92.37% 94.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 792 757 652
Average daily rate £350 £301 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% -10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £115 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 96 130
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.06 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.68% -44.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +8 9 £238 -32.14% 3
Northamptonshire -4 7 £450 +10.42% 4
Nottinghamshire +2 3 £425 - 1
Lincolnshire - 1 £300 -
Derbyshire - - - - 1
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 40 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (67.50%) Spring
3 21 (52.50%) JavaScript
4 20 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (47.50%) J2EE
6 15 (37.50%) JSP
7 11 (27.50%) Struts
7 11 (27.50%) HTML
7 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
8 10 (25.00%) Oracle
8 10 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 9 (22.50%) Linux
9 9 (22.50%) CSS
9 9 (22.50%) Maven
9 9 (22.50%) MVC
9 9 (22.50%) Finance
9 9 (22.50%) hybris
10 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
10 8 (20.00%) Java EE
10 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (20.00%) XML
10 8 (20.00%) Eclipse
11 7 (17.50%) C++
11 7 (17.50%) Selenium
11 7 (17.50%) jQuery
11 7 (17.50%) Degree
12 6 (15.00%) Open Source
12 6 (15.00%) Spring MVC
12 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (10.00%) JBoss
1 4 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.50%) CICS
2 3 (7.50%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.50%) Apache
4 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.50%) CMS
4 1 (2.50%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.50%) Magnolia
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.50%) SSL
1 1 (2.50%) Intranet
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.50%) DB2
4 2 (5.00%) Adabas
5 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.50%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Maven
2 8 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (17.50%) Selenium
4 6 (15.00%) JUnit
5 5 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 5 (12.50%) Mockito
5 5 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.00%) JMeter
7 1 (2.50%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.50%) Gradle
7 1 (2.50%) Ant
7 1 (2.50%) IntelliJ
7 1 (2.50%) JDeveloper
7 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Front Office
4 1 (2.50%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (67.50%) Spring
2 20 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 19 (47.50%) J2EE
4 15 (37.50%) JSP
5 11 (27.50%) Struts
5 11 (27.50%) HTML
6 9 (22.50%) CSS
7 8 (20.00%) Java EE
7 8 (20.00%) XML
8 7 (17.50%) jQuery
9 6 (15.00%) Spring MVC
10 5 (12.50%) RESTful
10 5 (12.50%) HTML5
10 5 (12.50%) CSS3
10 5 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
10 5 (12.50%) XSLT
10 5 (12.50%) JMS
10 5 (12.50%) Servlets
11 4 (10.00%) .NET
11 4 (10.00%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Open Source
2 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) VSAM
3 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.50%) EMV
4 1 (2.50%) DTV
4 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) SUSE
2 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.50%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (2.50%) UNIX
2 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 9 (22.50%) MVC
4 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (15.00%) SOA
6 4 (10.00%) TDD
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (7.50%) OO
8 2 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (5.00%) UML
8 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.00%) Validation
8 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Memory Management
8 2 (5.00%) Multithreading
9 1 (2.50%) Software Architecture
9 1 (2.50%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.50%) BDD
9 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (52.50%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.50%) C++
4 4 (10.00%) C#
5 3 (7.50%) C
5 3 (7.50%) SQL
6 2 (5.00%) NATURAL
6 2 (5.00%) JCL
6 2 (5.00%) COBOL
6 2 (5.00%) Perl
6 2 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.50%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) CA Endevor
1 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle
2 9 (22.50%) hybris
3 5 (12.50%) Sun
4 2 (5.00%) HP
4 2 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco
5 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.50%) ATG
5 1 (2.50%) VMware
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