The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Lancashire region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
North West / Lancashire
Rank 28 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 11 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.28% 5.80% 5.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.60% 5.96% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 12
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £349 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £47.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £44.81 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-11.85% +24.47%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
239 436 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 93.00% 97.32% 92.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 278 232
Median daily rate £375 £390 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 66 24
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £25.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +49.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £62.50 £41.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Blackpool +14 7 £400 +10.34% 1
Fleetwood -4 3 £400 -7.51%
Blackburn -5 2 £393 -
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Lancashire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (63.64%) TDD
4 12 (54.55%) BDD
5 9 (40.91%) Microservices
6 7 (31.82%) Kanban
6 7 (31.82%) Scrum
6 7 (31.82%) Web Services
6 7 (31.82%) OO
7 6 (27.27%) SQL
7 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
8 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
8 5 (22.73%) NoSQL
8 5 (22.73%) REST
8 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
8 5 (22.73%) Linux
8 5 (22.73%) Pair Programming
9 4 (18.18%) Retail
9 4 (18.18%) Spring
9 4 (18.18%) Finance
9 4 (18.18%) IBM
9 4 (18.18%) Apache
9 4 (18.18%) J2EE
9 4 (18.18%) Oracle
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 4 (18.18%) CSS
9 4 (18.18%) HTML
10 3 (13.64%) Marketing
10 3 (13.64%) Ajax
10 3 (13.64%) Web Development

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
2 4 (18.18%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) NoSQL
1 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.64%) CouchDB
3 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
3 3 (13.64%) MySQL
3 3 (13.64%) Neo4j
3 3 (13.64%) Riak
4 2 (9.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) Selenium
2 2 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
1 4 (18.18%) Retail
2 3 (13.64%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Web Services
2 5 (22.73%) REST
3 4 (18.18%) CSS
3 4 (18.18%) HTML
3 4 (18.18%) J2EE
3 4 (18.18%) Spring
4 3 (13.64%) Ajax
4 3 (13.64%) DOM
4 3 (13.64%) SAX
4 3 (13.64%) Servlets
4 3 (13.64%) SOAP
4 3 (13.64%) XML
4 3 (13.64%) XML Schema
5 2 (9.09%) Apache Wicket
5 2 (9.09%) Play Framework
5 2 (9.09%) RESTful
5 2 (9.09%) Spring MVC
6 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (9.09%) RIA
1 2 (9.09%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) TDD
3 12 (54.55%) BDD
4 9 (40.91%) Microservices
5 7 (31.82%) Kanban
5 7 (31.82%) OO
5 7 (31.82%) Scrum
6 5 (22.73%) Pair Programming
7 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
7 3 (13.64%) UML
7 3 (13.64%) Web Development
8 2 (9.09%) API Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.09%) Guerrilla Testing
8 2 (9.09%) MVC
8 2 (9.09%) Refactoring
8 2 (9.09%) SDLC
8 2 (9.09%) SEO
9 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) Groovy
4 2 (9.09%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) Ruby
4 2 (9.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
1 2 (9.09%) SDET
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) IBM
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
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