The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 44 62 44
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 14 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.15% 1.23% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 1.33% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 10
Median daily rate £425 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.71% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £423 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £361
% change year-on-year
+3.25% +10.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £38.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-8.38% +7.63%
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
625 752 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.01% 92.16% 92.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 394 280
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £220 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 64 49
Median hourly rate £14.00 £19.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.50 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Borehamwood - 2 £450 -
Watford +3 1 £425 +21.42% 2
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £430 -
Cheshunt - 1 - -
Hertford - 1 - -
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (63.33%) Spring
3 16 (53.33%) TDD
4 14 (46.67%) E-Commerce
5 12 (40.00%) Hibernate
6 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
6 11 (36.67%) Retail
7 9 (30.00%) J2EE
7 9 (30.00%) Web Services
8 8 (26.67%) Oracle
9 7 (23.33%) XML
9 7 (23.33%) REST
10 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (20.00%) JSON
10 6 (20.00%) Scrum
11 5 (16.67%) Finance
11 5 (16.67%) SOAP
11 5 (16.67%) HTML
11 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 5 (16.67%) PHP
11 5 (16.67%) SQL
11 5 (16.67%) jQuery
11 5 (16.67%) hybris
11 5 (16.67%) DevOps
11 5 (16.67%) SOLID
12 4 (13.33%) Microservices
12 4 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (13.33%) Open Source

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 4 (13.33%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.00%) Couchbase
3 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.67%) DB2
4 2 (6.67%) MySQL
5 1 (3.33%) Big Data
5 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Maven
2 2 (6.67%) Ant
2 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.67%) JUnit
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (36.67%) Retail
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) Spring
2 12 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 9 (30.00%) J2EE
3 9 (30.00%) Web Services
4 7 (23.33%) REST
4 7 (23.33%) XML
5 6 (20.00%) JSON
6 5 (16.67%) HTML
6 5 (16.67%) jQuery
6 5 (16.67%) SOAP
7 4 (13.33%) CSS
7 4 (13.33%) JDBC
8 3 (10.00%) JSP
8 3 (10.00%) Node.js
8 3 (10.00%) React
8 3 (10.00%) RESTful
8 3 (10.00%) Servlets
8 3 (10.00%) Spring Boot
9 2 (6.67%) HTML5
9 2 (6.67%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Digital Media
1 3 (10.00%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) iPad
3 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) AIX
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) TDD
3 14 (46.67%) E-Commerce
4 6 (20.00%) Scrum
5 5 (16.67%) DevOps
5 5 (16.67%) SOLID
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (13.33%) Kanban
6 4 (13.33%) Microservices
6 4 (13.33%) MVC
6 4 (13.33%) Open Source
7 3 (10.00%) Concurrent Programming
7 3 (10.00%) CRM
7 3 (10.00%) ERP
7 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.00%) Web Development
8 2 (6.67%) BDD
8 2 (6.67%) Low Latency
8 2 (6.67%) SDLC
8 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.67%) PHP
3 5 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) Scala
4 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) COBOL
5 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.33%) Python
5 1 (3.33%) R
5 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) hybris
3 3 (10.00%) IBM
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Endeca
4 2 (6.67%) Intershop
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.33%) Sunopsis
5 1 (3.33%) Teradata
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