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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 73 78 63
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 26 14 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.61% 0.94% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 0.99% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 22
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£325 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £280 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £373
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -2.85%
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
1517 1413 1502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.11% 94.52% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 729 761
Average daily rate £353 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £200 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 106 97
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £20.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.94 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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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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
Nottinghamshire -2 9 £394 -5.97% 3
Northamptonshire +2 7 £298 +6.25% 4
Leicestershire -4 6 £325 -3.70% 2
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 67 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (46.27%) Spring
4 30 (44.78%) JavaScript
5 26 (38.81%) Web Services
6 22 (32.84%) Hibernate
7 21 (31.34%) JUnit
8 19 (28.36%) JBoss
8 19 (28.36%) MVC
8 19 (28.36%) SOA
8 19 (28.36%) Java EE
9 18 (26.87%) CSS
9 18 (26.87%) Oracle
9 18 (26.87%) HTML
10 15 (22.39%) JSP
10 15 (22.39%) Subversion
10 15 (22.39%) Oracle Database
11 14 (20.90%) TDD
11 14 (20.90%) JPA
11 14 (20.90%) E-Commerce
12 13 (19.40%) hybris
13 12 (17.91%) Jenkins
13 12 (17.91%) Tomcat
13 12 (17.91%) J2EE
13 12 (17.91%) Maven
13 12 (17.91%) Scrum
14 11 (16.42%) Spring MVC
14 11 (16.42%) SOAP
15 9 (13.43%) REST
15 9 (13.43%) Apache Camel

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 19 (28.36%) JBoss
2 12 (17.91%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.48%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.99%) Mule
4 2 (2.99%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.99%) Magnolia
4 2 (2.99%) Mule ESB
4 2 (2.99%) CMS
5 1 (1.49%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) GitHub
2 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Intranet
1 1 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.39%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.48%) Couchbase
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.48%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.49%) MySQL
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (31.34%) JUnit
2 15 (22.39%) Subversion
3 12 (17.91%) Maven
3 12 (17.91%) Jenkins
4 8 (11.94%) Git (software)
4 8 (11.94%) Ant
5 7 (10.45%) Eclipse
6 6 (8.96%) Grunt
6 6 (8.96%) Bower
6 6 (8.96%) Spock
7 3 (4.48%) QUnit
7 3 (4.48%) Selenium
7 3 (4.48%) Checkstyle
7 3 (4.48%) Lombardi
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.49%) jMock
8 1 (1.49%) Gradle
8 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (4.48%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (46.27%) Spring
2 26 (38.81%) Web Services
3 22 (32.84%) Hibernate
4 19 (28.36%) Java EE
5 18 (26.87%) HTML
5 18 (26.87%) CSS
6 15 (22.39%) JSP
7 14 (20.90%) JPA
8 12 (17.91%) J2EE
9 11 (16.42%) SOAP
9 11 (16.42%) Spring MVC
10 9 (13.43%) REST
10 9 (13.43%) Apache Camel
11 8 (11.94%) HTML5
11 8 (11.94%) Ajax
11 8 (11.94%) JSON
11 8 (11.94%) Struts
12 7 (10.45%) JBoss Seam
12 7 (10.45%) RESTful
13 6 (8.96%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Linux
2 4 (5.97%) UNIX
3 2 (2.99%) AIX
3 2 (2.99%) Solaris
4 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (28.36%) SOA
2 19 (28.36%) MVC
3 14 (20.90%) E-Commerce
3 14 (20.90%) TDD
4 12 (17.91%) Scrum
5 7 (10.45%) Waterfall
6 6 (8.96%) Progressive Enhancement
6 6 (8.96%) Web Design
6 6 (8.96%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (8.96%) Graceful Degradation
6 6 (8.96%) SDLC
7 5 (7.46%) Microservices
8 4 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (4.48%) OOD
10 2 (2.99%) Data Modelling
10 2 (2.99%) UML
10 2 (2.99%) OOP
10 2 (2.99%) Workflow
10 2 (2.99%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (44.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (10.45%) PL/SQL
4 6 (8.96%) Scala
5 5 (7.46%) SQL
6 1 (1.49%) VBA
6 1 (1.49%) XQuery
6 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.49%) XPath
6 1 (1.49%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.49%) PHP
6 1 (1.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) HND
2 2 (2.99%) Sun Certification
2 2 (2.99%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (26.87%) Oracle
2 13 (19.40%) hybris
3 7 (10.45%) Endeca
4 4 (5.97%) IBM
5 3 (4.48%) CA
5 3 (4.48%) Informatica
6 2 (2.99%) Sun
7 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.49%) Siebel
7 1 (1.49%) Eloqua
7 1 (1.49%) MuleSoft
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