The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Merseyside region that had Java Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Developer
Rank - - 27
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £369 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.72% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £41.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +26.92%
Java Software Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
316 378 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.18% 95.21% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 183 109
Median daily rate £375 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £135 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 7 17
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £20.45 £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Java Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Java Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside