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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 18 31 49
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 45 21 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 7.17% 4.26% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.38% 4.71% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 16 0
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£425 £448 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.38 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+18.21% -6.66%
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
610 446 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 97.13% 90.47% 91.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 232 202
Average daily rate £375 £385 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.47% +18.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £489 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 60 71
Average hourly rate £19.66 £16.50 £22.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.15% -27.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.36 £40.30 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 29 July 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
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 29 July 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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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
Southend-on-Sea -4 9 £583 +26.63%
Basildon -1 7 £400 -17.94% 2
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 114 (100.00%) Java
2 83 (72.81%) HTML
3 65 (57.02%) J2EE
3 65 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (48.25%) HTML5
4 55 (48.25%) XML
5 52 (45.61%) Web Services
5 52 (45.61%) Linux
5 52 (45.61%) SQL
6 51 (44.74%) CSS
7 50 (43.86%) UNIX
8 48 (42.11%) REST
9 47 (41.23%) Relational Database
9 47 (41.23%) TDD
10 43 (37.72%) JavaScript
11 42 (36.84%) SOAP
12 40 (35.09%) Ajax
13 39 (34.21%) TopLink
14 36 (31.58%) Hibernate
15 32 (28.07%) EclipseLink
16 28 (24.56%) User Stories
16 28 (24.56%) Windows
17 27 (23.68%) Solaris
17 27 (23.68%) Scrum
18 25 (21.93%) SQL Server
19 24 (21.05%) Ant
19 24 (21.05%) OO
19 24 (21.05%) XHTML
19 24 (21.05%) WebSphere
19 24 (21.05%) Content Management

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 24 (21.05%) WebSphere
2 16 (14.04%) JBoss
3 15 (13.16%) WebLogic
4 7 (6.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 7 (6.14%) CMS
5 6 (5.26%) GlassFish
6 5 (4.39%) Mule
7 4 (3.51%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (2.63%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.88%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.88%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.79%) HTTP
2 12 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 10 (8.77%) SSL
3 10 (8.77%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (41.23%) Relational Database
2 25 (21.93%) SQL Server
3 10 (8.77%) MySQL
4 8 (7.02%) MariaDB
5 6 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.26%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (21.05%) Ant
2 20 (17.54%) Eclipse
3 17 (14.91%) Jenkins
4 16 (14.04%) SoapUI
5 14 (12.28%) Git (software)
6 10 (8.77%) Subversion
7 6 (5.26%) AccuRev
8 5 (4.39%) JUnit
9 4 (3.51%) Maven
General
1 19 (16.67%) Marketing
2 10 (8.77%) Manufacturing
3 8 (7.02%) Automotive
4 7 (6.14%) Finance
5 1 (0.88%) Back Office
5 1 (0.88%) Legal
5 1 (0.88%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (72.81%) HTML
2 65 (57.02%) J2EE
3 55 (48.25%) XML
3 55 (48.25%) HTML5
4 52 (45.61%) Web Services
5 51 (44.74%) CSS
6 48 (42.11%) REST
7 42 (36.84%) SOAP
8 40 (35.09%) Ajax
9 39 (34.21%) TopLink
10 36 (31.58%) Hibernate
11 32 (28.07%) EclipseLink
12 24 (21.05%) XHTML
13 23 (20.18%) JAX-RS
14 21 (18.42%) Spring
15 18 (15.79%) JAX-WS
16 17 (14.91%) JPA
16 17 (14.91%) JSF
17 16 (14.04%) Spring MVC
18 14 (12.28%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (5.26%) Web 2.0
3 4 (3.51%) Visualisation
3 4 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.75%) User Experience
5 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.88%) Replication
5 1 (0.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 52 (45.61%) Linux
2 50 (43.86%) UNIX
3 28 (24.56%) Windows
4 27 (23.68%) Solaris
5 22 (19.30%) Mac OS X
6 7 (6.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (41.23%) TDD
3 28 (24.56%) User Stories
4 27 (23.68%) Scrum
5 24 (21.05%) Content Management
5 24 (21.05%) OO
6 22 (19.30%) SOA
7 21 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (15.79%) Digital Marketing
9 16 (14.04%) MVC
10 14 (12.28%) Use Case
11 13 (11.40%) RUP
12 12 (10.53%) B2C
12 12 (10.53%) Validation
12 12 (10.53%) Kanban
12 12 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
13 11 (9.65%) Web Design
14 10 (8.77%) Mentoring
14 10 (8.77%) Web Development
15 7 (6.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 114 (100.00%) Java
2 52 (45.61%) SQL
3 43 (37.72%) JavaScript
4 10 (8.77%) PL/SQL
5 7 (6.14%) Ruby
5 7 (6.14%) Scala
6 5 (4.39%) Perl
7 2 (1.75%) Python
7 2 (1.75%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (4.39%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.51%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.88%) Samba
Systems Management
1 12 (10.53%) Puppet
1 12 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (20.18%) IBM
2 13 (11.40%) Google
3 12 (10.53%) FatWire
4 10 (8.77%) Oracle
5 7 (6.14%) Adobe
6 5 (4.39%) Omniture
7 3 (2.63%) WSO2
8 2 (1.75%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.88%) Sun
9 1 (0.88%) VMware
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