The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Sussex 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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 19 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 76 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 9.99% 1.04% -
As % of the Job Titles category 10.16% 1.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 29 6 0
Median daily rate £475 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £402 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+0.56% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.13 £40.60 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-3.63% +12.77%
Java Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
748 554 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 98.29% 96.18% 93.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 371 196
Median daily rate £425 £360 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 27
Median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £9.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Worthing -3 51 £475 +22.58%
Crawley - 5 £525 - 3
Burgess Hill - 3 £463 -
Chichester - 1 £525 -
Horsham - 1 £500 - 1
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 West Sussex region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 85 (100.00%) Java
2 68 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (67.06%) REST
4 54 (63.53%) HTML
5 53 (62.35%) CSS
5 53 (62.35%) Scala
6 50 (58.82%) Scrum
7 48 (56.47%) Ruby
8 47 (55.29%) JSON
9 45 (52.94%) Ajax
9 45 (52.94%) JUnit
10 43 (50.59%) Subversion
10 43 (50.59%) Automated Testing
11 42 (49.41%) Python
12 41 (48.24%) CSS3
12 41 (48.24%) Git (software)
12 41 (48.24%) HTML5
12 41 (48.24%) Continuous Integration
12 41 (48.24%) Spring
13 40 (47.06%) HTTP
13 40 (47.06%) Jenkins
14 38 (44.71%) Responsive Web Design
14 38 (44.71%) Open Source
14 38 (44.71%) Web Design
15 34 (40.00%) RESTful
16 31 (36.47%) Guice
16 31 (36.47%) Django
16 31 (36.47%) Google
16 31 (36.47%) Ruby on Rails
16 31 (36.47%) Play Framework

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 27 (31.76%) Confluence
2 4 (4.71%) Apache
2 4 (4.71%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (4.71%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.35%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.18%) Documentum
4 1 (1.18%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 40 (47.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.82%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.71%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.35%) MySQL
5 1 (1.18%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 45 (52.94%) JUnit
2 43 (50.59%) Subversion
3 41 (48.24%) Git (software)
4 40 (47.06%) Jenkins
5 27 (31.76%) JIRA
6 12 (14.12%) Selenium
7 8 (9.41%) Cucumber
8 6 (7.06%) Mockito
9 5 (5.88%) Hamcrest
10 4 (4.71%) Eclipse
10 4 (4.71%) Maven
10 4 (4.71%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (3.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (2.35%) Gradle
General
1 2 (2.35%) Law
2 1 (1.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (67.06%) REST
2 54 (63.53%) HTML
3 53 (62.35%) CSS
4 47 (55.29%) JSON
5 45 (52.94%) Ajax
6 41 (48.24%) CSS3
6 41 (48.24%) HTML5
6 41 (48.24%) Spring
7 34 (40.00%) RESTful
8 31 (36.47%) Django
8 31 (36.47%) Guice
8 31 (36.47%) Play Framework
8 31 (36.47%) Ruby on Rails
9 25 (29.41%) Spring MVC
10 15 (17.65%) Web Services
11 10 (11.76%) Hibernate
11 10 (11.76%) jQuery
12 6 (7.06%) JSP
12 6 (7.06%) SOAP
12 6 (7.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) User Experience
2 5 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.35%) iPad
4 2 (2.35%) Statistics
5 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.18%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.18%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 29 (34.12%) Linux
2 5 (5.88%) Mac OS X
2 5 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (58.82%) Scrum
3 43 (50.59%) Automated Testing
4 41 (48.24%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (44.71%) Open Source
5 38 (44.71%) Responsive Web Design
5 38 (44.71%) Web Design
6 27 (31.76%) MVC
7 25 (29.41%) OWASP
8 23 (27.06%) Web Development
9 21 (24.71%) Configuration Management
9 21 (24.71%) Service Design
10 17 (20.00%) TDD
11 14 (16.47%) Mentoring
12 11 (12.94%) Front End Development
13 10 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (10.59%) Line Management
15 7 (8.24%) BDD
15 7 (8.24%) Kanban
16 5 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 85 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (62.35%) Scala
3 48 (56.47%) Ruby
4 42 (49.41%) Python
5 25 (29.41%) C#
6 13 (15.29%) SQL
7 12 (14.12%) JavaScript
8 5 (5.88%) Groovy
9 4 (4.71%) XPath
10 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.18%) Degree
1 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) Puppet
2 1 (1.18%) Ansible
Vendors
1 31 (36.47%) Google
2 12 (14.12%) Oracle
3 4 (4.71%) Blue Prism
4 1 (1.18%) IBM