The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford 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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 21 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.64% 3.88% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 4.31% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£375 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+25.73% -2.85%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109 116 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 89.34% 89.92% 86.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 56 84
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £504 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 13
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -54.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £17.00 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (40.00%) Kafka
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
4 2 (40.00%) OpenStack Swift
4 2 (40.00%) Business Development
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) VB6
5 1 (20.00%) Lucene
5 1 (20.00%) Spring
5 1 (20.00%) Maven
5 1 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) C++

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (40.00%) OpenStack Swift
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) YourKit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Kafka
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Spring Integration
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) Lucene
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Business Development
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle