The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leicestershire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 33 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 7 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.29% 5.84% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 6.25% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 5
Average daily rate
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£338 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £363 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £475 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £339
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% -6.25%
Job Titles Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
291 240 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 95.10% 93.39% 95.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 112 69
Average daily rate £300 £350 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 25 33
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.80 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Java Developer
East Midlands

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 30 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Java Developer
East Midlands

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) JSP
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) Spring
3 5 (62.50%) J2EE
4 4 (50.00%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) Struts
4 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (50.00%) Java EE
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) XSLT
5 3 (37.50%) C++
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) .NET
6 2 (25.00%) C#
6 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) Maven
6 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
7 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
7 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (12.50%) Open Source
7 1 (12.50%) hybris
7 1 (12.50%) Waterfall

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) JMeter
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) JSP
1 6 (75.00%) Spring
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE
3 4 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) Struts
3 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (50.00%) Java EE
4 3 (37.50%) XSLT
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
2 1 (12.50%) Memory Management
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) hybris
2 1 (12.50%) HP