The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leicestershire region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 42 42 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.01% 0.44% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.45% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £345 £438 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.14% +84.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-13.37% +14.66%
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
285 221 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.28% 96.51% 93.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 118 132
Median daily rate £350 £306 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £481 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 27
Median hourly rate £19.00 £12.25 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.10% +11.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
Leicester +7 3 £345 -21.14% 1
Java Developer
East Midlands

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Leicestershire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
2 5 (62.50%) Spring
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Java EE
4 3 (37.50%) OOD
4 3 (37.50%) J2EE
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) UML
4 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) JBoss
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Use Case
5 2 (25.00%) Open Source
5 2 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (25.00%) JUnit
5 2 (25.00%) JSP
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Sun Certification
5 2 (25.00%) jMock
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) OCPJWCD
5 2 (25.00%) OCMJD

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 3 (37.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) jMock
1 2 (25.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Hibernate
1 5 (62.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) Java EE
3 2 (25.00%) JSP
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) Akka
4 1 (12.50%) Grails
4 1 (12.50%) JavaBeans
4 1 (12.50%) JSF
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (37.50%) OOD
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) Microservices
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Groovy
3 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) OCMJD
2 2 (25.00%) OCPJWCD
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle