The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Liverpool region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 24 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 13 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.39% 3.46% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.65% 3.59% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 4
Median daily rate £500 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £355 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £45.88 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-13.89% +27.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
230 223 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 95.44% 96.54% 93.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 153 103
Median daily rate £408 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £488 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 10
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.46% +1.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £40.00 £162.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 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 Liverpool region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) TDD
3 8 (40.00%) Spring
4 7 (35.00%) Unix
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle
5 6 (30.00%) OOD
6 5 (25.00%) Linux
6 5 (25.00%) Scrum
6 5 (25.00%) J2EE
6 5 (25.00%) Pair Programming
6 5 (25.00%) Microservices
6 5 (25.00%) DevOps
6 5 (25.00%) API Design
7 4 (20.00%) XML
7 4 (20.00%) BDD
7 4 (20.00%) Finance
7 4 (20.00%) OO
8 3 (15.00%) Python
8 3 (15.00%) Client/Server
8 3 (15.00%) XML Messaging
8 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (15.00%) SQL
8 3 (15.00%) .NET
8 3 (15.00%) Sybase
8 3 (15.00%) DB2
8 3 (15.00%) HTML
8 3 (15.00%) CSS
8 3 (15.00%) SOAP
8 3 (15.00%) Git (software)

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) DB2
2 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) JUnit
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Spring
2 5 (25.00%) J2EE
3 4 (20.00%) XML
4 3 (15.00%) .NET
4 3 (15.00%) CSS
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 3 (15.00%) JSON
4 3 (15.00%) SOAP
4 3 (15.00%) XML Messaging
5 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (10.00%) EJB
5 2 (10.00%) EJB 3.0
5 2 (10.00%) jQuery
5 2 (10.00%) RESTful
6 1 (5.00%) JDBC
6 1 (5.00%) JMS
6 1 (5.00%) JSP
6 1 (5.00%) REST
6 1 (5.00%) Spring Boot
6 1 (5.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Unix
2 5 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (65.00%) TDD
2 6 (30.00%) OOD
3 5 (25.00%) API Design
3 5 (25.00%) DevOps
3 5 (25.00%) Microservices
3 5 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (20.00%) BDD
4 4 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) High Availability
6 2 (10.00%) Open Source
7 1 (5.00%) API Development
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
7 1 (5.00%) Kanban
7 1 (5.00%) Low Latency
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.00%) Python
2 3 (15.00%) Scala
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Sybase
3 2 (10.00%) Perforce
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