The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 38 27 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 4 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.37% 3.18% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 3.28% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 4
Average daily rate £438 £319 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.25% -13.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £37.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+18.24% -7.50%
Java Developer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
281 274 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.23% 96.82% 97.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 172 124
Average daily rate £288 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £77 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £525 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 43
Average hourly rate £13.50 £11.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -44.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £28.80 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -7 3 £438 +34.61%
Java Developer
East Midlands

Java Developer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Taglibs
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) ATG
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) JSP
2 3 (75.00%) Servlets
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (25.00%) Hudson
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) Redis
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) Play Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Apigee
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) JSON

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Hudson
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) JSP
1 3 (75.00%) Servlets
1 3 (75.00%) Taglibs
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) ATG
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Apigee
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