The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Midlands region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 72 60 58
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 16 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.14% 1.83% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.97% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 20
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £400 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.00%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1335 1317 1265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.36% 92.88% 93.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 639 618
Average daily rate £340 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 106 97
Average hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
Java Developer
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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 11 July 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 11 July 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
Northamptonshire 0 7 £280 - 2
Nottinghamshire +14 6 £425 - 8
Leicestershire -14 2 - -
Lincolnshire - - - -
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 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%) J2EE
3 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (55.00%) Finance
5 19 (47.50%) Spring
6 15 (37.50%) Hibernate
7 14 (35.00%) Web Services
8 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
8 13 (32.50%) Fixed Income
8 13 (32.50%) FIX Protocol
9 12 (30.00%) Java SE
10 11 (27.50%) Degree
10 11 (27.50%) Eclipse
11 10 (25.00%) Oracle
11 10 (25.00%) JSP
12 9 (22.50%) Multithreading
12 9 (22.50%) Unit Testing
12 9 (22.50%) C++
13 8 (20.00%) JUnit
14 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
14 7 (17.50%) XML
14 7 (17.50%) Maven
15 6 (15.00%) Sun
15 6 (15.00%) Sun Certification
15 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
15 6 (15.00%) Swing
15 6 (15.00%) Servlets
15 6 (15.00%) Struts
15 6 (15.00%) CSS
15 6 (15.00%) Electronic Trading

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 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%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.50%) CMS
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.50%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Eclipse
2 8 (20.00%) JUnit
3 7 (17.50%) Maven
4 2 (5.00%) Selenium
4 2 (5.00%) jMock
4 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.50%) Ant
5 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 22 (55.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Front Office
2 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Electronics
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (67.50%) J2EE
2 19 (47.50%) Spring
3 15 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 14 (35.00%) Web Services
5 13 (32.50%) FIX Protocol
6 12 (30.00%) Java SE
7 10 (25.00%) JSP
8 7 (17.50%) XML
9 6 (15.00%) Servlets
9 6 (15.00%) Struts
9 6 (15.00%) CSS
9 6 (15.00%) Swing
10 5 (12.50%) jQuery
11 4 (10.00%) HTML
11 4 (10.00%) EJB
12 3 (7.50%) J2SE
12 3 (7.50%) Spring MVC
13 2 (5.00%) Java EE
14 1 (2.50%) Application Packaging
14 1 (2.50%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Fixed Income
2 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.00%) DTV
5 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.50%) Open Source
5 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (22.50%) Multithreading
2 9 (22.50%) Unit Testing
3 6 (15.00%) Electronic Trading
3 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.00%) TDD
5 4 (10.00%) Scrum
6 3 (7.50%) OOP
6 3 (7.50%) MVC
6 3 (7.50%) Low Latency
7 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.00%) BDD
7 2 (5.00%) Validation
7 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (22.50%) C++
4 1 (2.50%) C
4 1 (2.50%) Pascal
4 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle
2 6 (15.00%) Sun
3 3 (7.50%) hybris
4 2 (5.00%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) ATG
5 1 (2.50%) Alterian