The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hitchin region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 2 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hitchin 80.00% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 80.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £330 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £42.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% +25.73%
Java Developer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hitchin 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
Hitchin
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hitchin 100.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 7
Median daily rate £350 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 - £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £367 - £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Hitchin

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Hitchin

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Hitchin

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Hitchin region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Hitchin

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Hitchin region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Confluence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) Microservices
1 4 (100.00%) Spring Boot
2 3 (75.00%) Dropwizard
2 3 (75.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (25.00%) Intranet
4 1 (25.00%) Internet

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin 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 (100.00%) Confluence
2 3 (75.00%) Cloud Foundry
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Spring Boot
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) Dropwizard
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Microservices
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle