The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Preston region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 15 17 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 1.23% 1.18% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 1.32% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £373 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
Java Developer
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Preston 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
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
74 76 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 91.36% 89.41% 97.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 41 28
Median daily rate £326 £438 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.48% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £596 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 10 25
Median hourly rate £37.50 £23.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.04% +13.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.19 £16.00 £15.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.50 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Preston

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Preston region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) JBoss
4 3 (42.86%) J2EE
5 2 (28.57%) JSP
5 2 (28.57%) Servlets
5 2 (28.57%) JavaBeans
5 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Microservices
6 1 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (14.29%) Axway
6 1 (14.29%) JSON
6 1 (14.29%) Lua
6 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) CICS
6 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (14.29%) VB
6 1 (14.29%) SAML
6 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
6 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (14.29%) Apache
6 1 (14.29%) LDAP
6 1 (14.29%) HTTP

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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 4 (57.14%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) J2EE
2 2 (28.57%) JavaBeans
2 2 (28.57%) JSP
2 2 (28.57%) Servlets
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) SAML
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (14.29%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Lua
2 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Axway