The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Staffordshire region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +10.71%
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
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
206 154 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.26% 96.86% 95.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 90 70
Median daily rate £340 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £223 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 12
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £12.15 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £19.80 £22.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Staffordshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Appium
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) AccuRev
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) iPad
3 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Appium
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) AccuRev
2 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL