The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £265 per day in advertised job vacancies in Brentwood during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
Essex / Brentwood
Rank 8 - 12
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 3 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brentwood 13.04% - 14.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.04% - 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £265 - £285
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.12% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year -8.57% +15.13%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Brentwood. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Brentwood
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 23 39 88
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brentwood 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 23 54
Median daily rate £265 £350 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.28% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £700 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 10
Median hourly rate £37.00 £19.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +94.73% -51.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.10 £19.00 £32.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £19.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Brentwood

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brentwood that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Brentwood

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in Brentwood

Java Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Developer in Brentwood

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Brentwood region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) JMS
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) AccuRev
2 3 (60.00%) JAX-WS
2 3 (60.00%) JPA
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) Gradle
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) Calabash
3 2 (40.00%) Android Development
3 2 (40.00%) Android Studio
3 2 (40.00%) Automotive
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood 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 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) AccuRev
2 2 (40.00%) Android Studio
2 2 (40.00%) Calabash
2 2 (40.00%) Gradle
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) J2EE
1 3 (60.00%) JAX-WS
1 3 (60.00%) JMS
1 3 (60.00%) JPA
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Android Development
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
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