The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 35 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 17 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.97% 3.89% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.21% 4.24% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 0
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£319 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.06% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -10.25%
Java Developer
East of 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 Essex 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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
404 495 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 94.39% 91.67% 92.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 279 130
Average daily rate £350 £380 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £153 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 73 54
Average hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +52.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £41.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Chelmsford - - - - 4
Colchester - - - - 1
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

1 115 (100.00%) Java
2 87 (75.65%) HTML
3 72 (62.61%) SQL
4 68 (59.13%) Relational Database
5 65 (56.52%) Spring
6 64 (55.65%) CSS
6 64 (55.65%) UNIX
6 64 (55.65%) Linux
7 56 (48.70%) XML
8 55 (47.83%) Hibernate
9 54 (46.96%) MVC
9 54 (46.96%) Spring MVC
10 52 (45.22%) JBoss
10 52 (45.22%) Oracle
11 51 (44.35%) Mac OS X
11 51 (44.35%) Web Development
12 50 (43.48%) PL/SQL
13 49 (42.61%) MySQL
14 45 (39.13%) JAAS
14 45 (39.13%) Enterprise Software
15 44 (38.26%) LDAP
16 42 (36.52%) JavaScript
17 41 (35.65%) J2EE
17 41 (35.65%) REST
18 40 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
19 39 (33.91%) MariaDB
20 34 (29.57%) JPA
21 33 (28.70%) JAX-RS
21 33 (28.70%) Web Services
22 32 (27.83%) TDD

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 52 (45.22%) JBoss
2 21 (18.26%) WebLogic
3 10 (8.70%) WebSphere
3 10 (8.70%) CMS
4 7 (6.09%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 3 (2.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 44 (38.26%) LDAP
2 29 (25.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (59.13%) Relational Database
2 49 (42.61%) MySQL
3 39 (33.91%) MariaDB
4 27 (23.48%) MongoDB
5 24 (20.87%) Neo4j
6 7 (6.09%) DTS
7 4 (3.48%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.87%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 12 (10.43%) Eclipse
2 11 (9.57%) Ant
2 11 (9.57%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.35%) SoapUI
4 4 (3.48%) Maven
4 4 (3.48%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.61%) JUnit
6 2 (1.74%) JIRA
6 2 (1.74%) Subversion
6 2 (1.74%) IntelliJ
General
1 9 (7.83%) Marketing
2 5 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.61%) Finance
4 2 (1.74%) Legal
5 1 (0.87%) Front Office
5 1 (0.87%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (75.65%) HTML
2 65 (56.52%) Spring
3 64 (55.65%) CSS
4 56 (48.70%) XML
5 55 (47.83%) Hibernate
6 54 (46.96%) Spring MVC
7 45 (39.13%) JAAS
8 41 (35.65%) J2EE
8 41 (35.65%) REST
9 34 (29.57%) JPA
10 33 (28.70%) JAX-RS
10 33 (28.70%) Web Services
11 28 (24.35%) Struts
12 21 (18.26%) HTML5
13 19 (16.52%) Struts2
14 17 (14.78%) SOAP
15 13 (11.30%) Ajax
15 13 (11.30%) JAX-RPC
16 12 (10.43%) TopLink
16 12 (10.43%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (39.13%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (12.17%) Visualisation
3 8 (6.96%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.87%) LIMS
4 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.87%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 64 (55.65%) UNIX
1 64 (55.65%) Linux
2 51 (44.35%) Mac OS X
3 12 (10.43%) Windows
4 11 (9.57%) Solaris
5 3 (2.61%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (46.96%) MVC
2 51 (44.35%) Web Development
3 40 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (27.83%) TDD
5 30 (26.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 28 (24.35%) Web Design
7 27 (23.48%) Configuration Management
8 22 (19.13%) Scrum
9 21 (18.26%) Mentoring
10 16 (13.91%) OO
11 14 (12.17%) Content Management
11 14 (12.17%) Microservices
12 11 (9.57%) B2C
13 10 (8.70%) Validation
13 10 (8.70%) UML
14 9 (7.83%) RUP
15 8 (6.96%) User Stories
15 8 (6.96%) Use Case
16 7 (6.09%) Digital Marketing
16 7 (6.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 115 (100.00%) Java
2 72 (62.61%) SQL
3 50 (43.48%) PL/SQL
4 42 (36.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (7.83%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.74%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 52 (45.22%) Oracle
2 11 (9.57%) FatWire
3 9 (7.83%) IBM
4 7 (6.09%) Adobe
5 2 (1.74%) Business Objects
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