The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Essex region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 31 18 9
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 23 41 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 5.75% 7.37% 16.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.99% 7.59% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 62
Median daily rate £350 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £400 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £576 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 0
Median hourly rate £31.75 £36.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.01% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.63 £43.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-15.56% +8.43%
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
384 540 494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 96.00% 97.12% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 295 301
Median daily rate £375 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 85 44
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.55 £40.60 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Essex region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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 10 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basildon -6 5 - -
Brentwood +11 2 £320 -
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (43.33%) Adobe
3 13 (43.33%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (40.00%) CSS
4 12 (40.00%) HTML
5 11 (36.67%) TDD
6 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (30.00%) DevOps
7 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
7 9 (30.00%) Web Services
7 9 (30.00%) Unix
7 9 (30.00%) CRM
8 8 (26.67%) XML
8 8 (26.67%) Oracle
8 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 8 (26.67%) SQL
8 8 (26.67%) Automated Testing
9 7 (23.33%) IBM
9 7 (23.33%) J2EE
9 7 (23.33%) SOAP
9 7 (23.33%) Linux
9 7 (23.33%) Adobe Campaign
9 7 (23.33%) Android
9 7 (23.33%) Degree
9 7 (23.33%) Unica
9 7 (23.33%) REST
10 6 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 5 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Adobe Campaign
1 7 (23.33%) Unica
2 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
1 1 (3.33%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) AccuRev
2 2 (6.67%) Ant
3 1 (3.33%) Android Studio
3 1 (3.33%) Calabash
3 1 (3.33%) Gradle
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) PVCS
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Automotive
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) CSS
1 12 (40.00%) HTML
2 9 (30.00%) Web Services
3 8 (26.67%) XML
4 7 (23.33%) J2EE
4 7 (23.33%) REST
4 7 (23.33%) SOAP
5 6 (20.00%) JSON
6 5 (16.67%) JAX-WS
6 5 (16.67%) JMS
6 5 (16.67%) JPA
7 4 (13.33%) Spring
8 2 (6.67%) Ajax
8 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
8 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
8 2 (6.67%) HTML5
8 2 (6.67%) JSP
8 2 (6.67%) LESS
8 2 (6.67%) Sass
8 2 (6.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Unix
2 7 (23.33%) Android
2 7 (23.33%) Linux
3 6 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 11 (36.67%) TDD
4 10 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (30.00%) CRM
5 9 (30.00%) DevOps
5 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (26.67%) Automated Testing
7 6 (20.00%) Android Development
7 6 (20.00%) B2C
7 6 (20.00%) Web Development
8 5 (16.67%) Coaching
8 5 (16.67%) iOS Development
9 4 (13.33%) User Stories
10 3 (10.00%) Analytics
10 3 (10.00%) Data Analytics
10 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
11 2 (6.67%) Extreme Programming
11 2 (6.67%) Open Source
11 2 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (26.67%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) PHP
5 2 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (3.33%) C++
6 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Adobe
2 8 (26.67%) Oracle
3 7 (23.33%) IBM
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.33%) Google
5 1 (3.33%) Infor
5 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.33%) SAP
5 1 (3.33%) Sun