The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Midlands region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
England / Midlands
Rank 23 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.81% 1.10% 3.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 1.16% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £400 - £550
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 £44.81 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-11.85% +24.47%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands 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
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
116 172 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 94.31% 94.51% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 90 48
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £350 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 Midlands region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Java SE
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) SAPUI5
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) SAP

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 1 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) Java SE
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) SAPUI5
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) SAP