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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 76 73 75
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 19 29 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.21% 1.78% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.92% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 11
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£363 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £350 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
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
1473 1511 1443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 93.82% 92.64% 93.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 763 760 639
Average daily rate £350 £320 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £125 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 101 131
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.54 £11.00 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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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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 +4 10 £338 -10.00% 2
Northamptonshire +1 5 £450 +20.00% 5
Nottinghamshire +5 1 £450 +5.88% 3
Derbyshire - - - -
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 45 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (57.78%) J2EE
4 24 (53.33%) Finance
5 23 (51.11%) Spring
6 18 (40.00%) Hibernate
6 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 14 (31.11%) JSP
8 13 (28.89%) C++
8 13 (28.89%) Oracle
9 11 (24.44%) Struts
9 11 (24.44%) Fixed Income
9 11 (24.44%) FIX Protocol
10 10 (22.22%) Java SE
10 10 (22.22%) Multithreading
10 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 10 (22.22%) HTML
11 9 (20.00%) Web Services
11 9 (20.00%) XML
11 9 (20.00%) Degree
11 9 (20.00%) Maven
12 8 (17.78%) Java EE
12 8 (17.78%) Unit Testing
12 8 (17.78%) Eclipse
13 7 (15.56%) CSS
13 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
13 7 (15.56%) JUnit
13 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
14 6 (13.33%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 3 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.22%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.22%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Maven
2 8 (17.78%) Eclipse
3 7 (15.56%) JUnit
3 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
4 5 (11.11%) Selenium
5 3 (6.67%) WebDriver
5 3 (6.67%) Mockito
5 3 (6.67%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.44%) JMeter
6 2 (4.44%) jMock
7 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (53.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Front Office
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 2 (4.44%) Electronics
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (57.78%) J2EE
2 23 (51.11%) Spring
3 18 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 14 (31.11%) JSP
5 11 (24.44%) Struts
5 11 (24.44%) FIX Protocol
6 10 (22.22%) HTML
6 10 (22.22%) Java SE
7 9 (20.00%) Web Services
7 9 (20.00%) XML
8 8 (17.78%) Java EE
9 7 (15.56%) CSS
10 6 (13.33%) jQuery
10 6 (13.33%) Swing
11 5 (11.11%) Servlets
11 5 (11.11%) XSLT
12 4 (8.89%) Spring MVC
13 3 (6.67%) RESTful
13 3 (6.67%) HTML5
13 3 (6.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Fixed Income
2 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.89%) Open Source
3 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.44%) DTV
5 1 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (2.22%) UNIX
2 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.22%) Multithreading
3 8 (17.78%) Unit Testing
4 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
5 6 (13.33%) MVC
5 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 5 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
7 4 (8.89%) TDD
7 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (6.67%) SOA
8 3 (6.67%) OOP
8 3 (6.67%) OO
8 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.44%) Memory Management
9 2 (4.44%) Low Latency
9 2 (4.44%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (4.44%) Validation
9 2 (4.44%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.89%) C++
4 4 (8.89%) C#
5 3 (6.67%) SQL
6 2 (4.44%) C
7 1 (2.22%) Pascal
7 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.22%) Perl
7 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) hybris
3 5 (11.11%) Sun
4 2 (4.44%) HP
4 2 (4.44%) SAP
4 2 (4.44%) JBoss
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.22%) ATG
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 15 days ago