The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the M4 Corridor 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 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 26.67% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 26.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £391 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.43% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-6.57% +5.55%
Java Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor 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
M4 Corridor
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
15 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 6
Median daily rate £600 £410 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.34% -23.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

The demand trend of IT contracts across the M4 Corridor region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Developer across the M4 Corridor region.

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer across the M4 Corridor region.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the M4 Corridor

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 M4 Corridor region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Play Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) Google
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) Django
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Guice
2 3 (75.00%) OWASP
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Scala
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
2 3 (75.00%) Django
2 3 (75.00%) Guice
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) Play Framework
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) OWASP
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Google