The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 27 30 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.20% 0.37% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 0.42% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£350 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
224 237 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 89.24% 88.43% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 138 114
Average daily rate £375 £435 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +4.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £299 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 15
Average hourly rate £14.83 £37.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.45% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £17.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.45 £45.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 11 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
4 5 (45.45%) Logistics
4 5 (45.45%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (27.27%) Android
5 3 (27.27%) RESTful
5 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
5 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
5 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
5 3 (27.27%) SOA
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Groovy
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (27.27%) SOAP
5 3 (27.27%) MySQL
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) J2EE
6 2 (18.18%) JSP
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
6 2 (18.18%) Spring
7 1 (9.09%) Electronics
7 1 (9.09%) Military
7 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
1 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
1 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (9.09%) JasperReports
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Military
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (27.27%) RESTful
2 3 (27.27%) SOAP
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) J2EE
3 2 (18.18%) JSP
3 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
3 2 (18.18%) Spring
4 1 (9.09%) Swing
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Android
2 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Logistics
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) SOA
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) Groovy
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Sybase