The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 51 106 97
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 315 192 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.66% 1.96% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.90% 2.06% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 121 108
Median daily rate £475 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £35.00 £33.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £35.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £42.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +23.52%
Java Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8085 9312 8791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.98% 94.99% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4891 5575 4868
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 359 439 429
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire +41 134 £475 +11.76% 11
Hampshire +5 38 £425 +13.33% 10
East Sussex +30 31 £525 +47.88% 1
Surrey -12 30 £500 +25.00% 13
Berkshire -2 29 £400 +14.28% 10
Buckinghamshire +20 21 £375 +7.14% 7
West Sussex +9 16 £475 +26.66% 2
M4 Corridor - 5 - -
Middlesex -1 4 £378 +0.66%
Kent +2 2 - - 2
Java Developer
England

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 South East region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 641 (100.00%) Java
2 362 (56.47%) Agile Software Development
3 342 (53.35%) Spring
4 233 (36.35%) JUnit
5 199 (31.05%) SQL
6 198 (30.89%) Scrum
7 178 (27.77%) JavaScript
8 168 (26.21%) REST
9 162 (25.27%) HTML
10 159 (24.80%) JSON
11 156 (24.34%) Jenkins
12 149 (23.24%) TDD
13 143 (22.31%) Oracle
14 140 (21.84%) Cucumber
15 133 (20.75%) Linux
16 130 (20.28%) RESTful
17 128 (19.97%) Web Services
17 128 (19.97%) Maven
18 125 (19.50%) J2EE
19 124 (19.34%) Continuous Integration
20 121 (18.88%) CSS
21 119 (18.56%) Tomcat
22 117 (18.25%) Subversion
23 110 (17.16%) XML
24 107 (16.69%) AngularJS
25 104 (16.22%) JBoss
25 104 (16.22%) Scala
26 99 (15.44%) Git (software)
27 98 (15.29%) Hibernate
28 93 (14.51%) JIRA

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 119 (18.56%) Tomcat
2 104 (16.22%) JBoss
3 55 (8.58%) Apache
4 48 (7.49%) Elasticsearch
5 38 (5.93%) WebLogic
6 36 (5.62%) Confluence
7 30 (4.68%) Cloud Foundry
8 27 (4.21%) WebSphere
9 12 (1.87%) Apache Spark
9 12 (1.87%) WebSphere Application Server
10 11 (1.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 9 (1.40%) Oracle Service Bus
12 7 (1.09%) IIS
12 7 (1.09%) OpenStack
13 6 (0.94%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.78%) SharePoint
15 4 (0.62%) Documentum
16 3 (0.47%) Jetty
16 3 (0.47%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (0.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.47%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 91 (14.20%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (8.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (7.33%) Cloud Computing
4 46 (7.18%) GitHub
5 17 (2.65%) PaaS
6 12 (1.87%) Bluemix
6 12 (1.87%) IBM Cloud
7 10 (1.56%) Amazon S3
7 10 (1.56%) Amazon SQS
8 8 (1.25%) Heroku
8 8 (1.25%) SaaS
9 6 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (0.47%) Force.com
12 2 (0.31%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 59 (9.20%) HTTP
2 15 (2.34%) SSL
3 5 (0.78%) AMQP
3 5 (0.78%) SSH
4 4 (0.62%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.47%) SAN
6 2 (0.31%) Internet
6 2 (0.31%) LAN
6 2 (0.31%) LDAP
6 2 (0.31%) PuTTY
6 2 (0.31%) SNMP
7 1 (0.16%) DVB
7 1 (0.16%) Firewall
7 1 (0.16%) Intranet
7 1 (0.16%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.16%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (11.54%) MongoDB
2 68 (10.61%) Oracle Database
3 39 (6.08%) Relational Database
4 37 (5.77%) Couchbase
5 36 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
6 31 (4.84%) SQL Server
7 26 (4.06%) NoSQL
8 22 (3.43%) MySQL
9 15 (2.34%) Big Data
10 13 (2.03%) Hadoop
11 11 (1.72%) VoltDB
12 10 (1.56%) DB2
13 9 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (1.40%) HBase
14 8 (1.25%) Apache Hive
15 3 (0.47%) Hazelcast
15 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
15 3 (0.47%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.47%) Redis
16 2 (0.31%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 233 (36.35%) JUnit
2 156 (24.34%) Jenkins
3 140 (21.84%) Cucumber
4 128 (19.97%) Maven
5 117 (18.25%) Subversion
6 99 (15.44%) Git (software)
7 93 (14.51%) JIRA
8 91 (14.20%) Mockito
9 78 (12.17%) Selenium
10 70 (10.92%) Eclipse
11 68 (10.61%) Gradle
12 43 (6.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 42 (6.55%) Hamcrest
14 40 (6.24%) JMeter
15 38 (5.93%) Spock
16 26 (4.06%) SoapUI
17 25 (3.90%) Artifactory
18 22 (3.43%) Ant
19 18 (2.81%) Checkstyle
19 18 (2.81%) FindBugs
General
1 81 (12.64%) Finance
2 31 (4.84%) Publishing
3 29 (4.52%) Banking
4 14 (2.18%) Financial Institution
4 14 (2.18%) Retail
5 13 (2.03%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.40%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.78%) Aerospace
7 5 (0.78%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.47%) Electronics
8 3 (0.47%) Law
8 3 (0.47%) Marketing
9 2 (0.31%) Games
10 1 (0.16%) Back Office
10 1 (0.16%) Legal
10 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 342 (53.35%) Spring
2 168 (26.21%) REST
3 162 (25.27%) HTML
4 159 (24.80%) JSON
5 130 (20.28%) RESTful
6 128 (19.97%) Web Services
7 125 (19.50%) J2EE
8 121 (18.88%) CSS
9 110 (17.16%) XML
10 107 (16.69%) AngularJS
11 98 (15.29%) Hibernate
12 85 (13.26%) HTML5
13 83 (12.95%) JMS
14 65 (10.14%) JSP
14 65 (10.14%) SOAP
15 61 (9.52%) Ajax
16 55 (8.58%) jQuery
17 52 (8.11%) Java EE
18 51 (7.96%) Struts
19 49 (7.64%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (3.12%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (2.65%) User Experience
3 14 (2.18%) Data Integration
4 13 (2.03%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.03%) PKI
5 12 (1.87%) Smart Meter
6 11 (1.72%) Cryptography
7 9 (1.40%) Algorithms
8 8 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (0.94%) Fintech
10 6 (0.94%) Mobile Banking
11 5 (0.78%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.78%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.78%) Replication
12 4 (0.62%) Cloud Native
12 4 (0.62%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.47%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.47%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 133 (20.75%) Linux
2 46 (7.18%) Unix
3 14 (2.18%) Windows
4 12 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (1.56%) Android
6 7 (1.09%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.31%) AIX
8 2 (0.31%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.16%) Debian
9 1 (0.16%) Solaris
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 362 (56.47%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (30.89%) Scrum
3 149 (23.24%) TDD
4 124 (19.34%) Continuous Integration
5 84 (13.10%) BDD
5 84 (13.10%) Kanban
6 66 (10.30%) MVC
7 60 (9.36%) Open Source
7 60 (9.36%) Web Development
8 55 (8.58%) Automated Testing
8 55 (8.58%) Software Engineering
9 54 (8.42%) Domain-Driven Design
10 43 (6.71%) Microservices
11 42 (6.55%) OWASP
12 39 (6.08%) Migration
13 38 (5.93%) CQRS
14 37 (5.77%) Multithreading
14 37 (5.77%) Pair Programming
14 37 (5.77%) Responsive Web Design
14 37 (5.77%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 641 (100.00%) Java
2 199 (31.05%) SQL
3 178 (27.77%) JavaScript
4 104 (16.22%) Scala
5 84 (13.10%) Python
6 67 (10.45%) Ruby
7 51 (7.96%) C#
7 51 (7.96%) Groovy
8 25 (3.90%) C++
9 15 (2.34%) PL/SQL
10 14 (2.18%) C
10 14 (2.18%) Go
11 11 (1.72%) Perl
11 11 (1.72%) Shell Script
12 9 (1.40%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.25%) AspectJ
14 6 (0.94%) XPath
15 5 (0.78%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.47%) Apex Code
16 3 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 85 (13.26%) Security Cleared
2 64 (9.98%) SC Cleared
3 19 (2.96%) Degree
4 7 (1.09%) ISEB
4 7 (1.09%) ISTQB
5 6 (0.94%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.16%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.16%) OCP
6 1 (0.16%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.18%) QA
2 2 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.31%) SLA
3 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 33 (5.15%) Docker
2 5 (0.78%) vSphere
3 4 (0.62%) HDFS
4 2 (0.31%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.16%) vCloud
5 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (1.40%) Kubernetes
3 6 (0.94%) Packer
4 3 (0.47%) Puppet
5 2 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.16%) Ansible
6 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.16%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 143 (22.31%) Oracle
2 40 (6.24%) Google
3 21 (3.28%) IBM
4 11 (1.72%) HP
5 9 (1.40%) Atlassian
6 7 (1.09%) Rally
7 5 (0.78%) Blue Prism
7 5 (0.78%) SAP
8 4 (0.62%) Red Hat
8 4 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.62%) Talend
9 3 (0.47%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.31%) Adobe
10 2 (0.31%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.31%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.31%) Telerik
11 1 (0.16%) GigaSpaces
11 1 (0.16%) hybris
11 1 (0.16%) New Relic
11 1 (0.16%) Twitter
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