The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 48 51 63
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 20 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.68% 2.03% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.95% 2.12% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 6
Median daily rate £463 £450 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +35.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £488 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.63 £43.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-15.56% +8.43%
Java Developer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
677 895 852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.75% 95.42% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 511 515
Median daily rate £396 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.82% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 79 29
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +10.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £55.55 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Reading region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (55.17%) Spring
3 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (41.38%) Hibernate
3 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
4 10 (34.48%) Oracle
4 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
5 9 (31.03%) Web Services
6 8 (27.59%) HTML
6 8 (27.59%) JUnit
6 8 (27.59%) TDD
6 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
7 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
7 7 (24.14%) Scrum
7 7 (24.14%) SQL
7 7 (24.14%) CSS
7 7 (24.14%) Python
8 6 (20.69%) JBoss
8 6 (20.69%) Linux
8 6 (20.69%) Maven
8 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
8 6 (20.69%) JPA
9 5 (17.24%) Java EE
9 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
9 5 (17.24%) Apache Camel
9 5 (17.24%) TeamCity
9 5 (17.24%) GIS
9 5 (17.24%) EJB
10 4 (13.79%) J2EE
10 4 (13.79%) Eclipse

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (20.69%) JBoss
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle Spatial
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.45%) ColdFusion
4 1 (3.45%) Mule
4 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) HTTP
1 3 (10.34%) ICMP
1 3 (10.34%) SSH
1 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) PuTTY
3 1 (3.45%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) GIS
2 4 (13.79%) Hadoop
2 4 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.45%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) DB2
3 1 (3.45%) HBase
3 1 (3.45%) Impala
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) Sqoop
3 1 (3.45%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
1 8 (27.59%) JUnit
2 6 (20.69%) Maven
3 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
3 5 (17.24%) TeamCity
4 4 (13.79%) Eclipse
5 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.90%) SoapUI
5 2 (6.90%) Subversion
5 2 (6.90%) Toad
6 1 (3.45%) Artifactory
6 1 (3.45%) JBehave
6 1 (3.45%) JMeter
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) Spring
2 12 (41.38%) Hibernate
3 9 (31.03%) Web Services
4 8 (27.59%) HTML
5 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
5 7 (24.14%) CSS
6 6 (20.69%) JPA
7 5 (17.24%) Apache Camel
7 5 (17.24%) EJB
7 5 (17.24%) Java EE
8 4 (13.79%) J2EE
8 4 (13.79%) jQuery
8 4 (13.79%) OpenLayers
8 4 (13.79%) REST
8 4 (13.79%) RESTful
8 4 (13.79%) Spring MVC
9 2 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (6.90%) Apache CXF
9 2 (6.90%) SOAP
9 2 (6.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.45%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (10.34%) CentOS
3 3 (10.34%) Debian
3 3 (10.34%) Ubuntu
3 3 (10.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) TDD
3 7 (24.14%) Scrum
4 4 (13.79%) MVC
4 4 (13.79%) SOA
4 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
4 4 (13.79%) User Stories
5 3 (10.34%) DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Prototyping
5 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.34%) Web Development
6 2 (6.90%) BDD
6 2 (6.90%) Change Control
6 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.90%) Open Source
6 2 (6.90%) UML
6 2 (6.90%) Use Case
6 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) Python
3 7 (24.14%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.90%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
1 1 (3.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Ansible
1 3 (10.34%) SELinux
2 1 (3.45%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) Ab Initio
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe
3 1 (3.45%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (3.45%) MuleSoft