Period
to 19 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Brentwood during the 6 months to 19 October 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.

Java Developer
Essex > Brentwood
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 10 24
Rank change year-on-year -6 +14 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 11 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brentwood 15.28% 8.00% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.49% 8.51% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Brentwood median daily rate £400 - -
Essex median daily rate £450 £260 £425
% change year-on-year +73.08% -38.82% -6.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 0
Brentwood median hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.94% - -
Essex median hourly rate £38.50 £31.90 £36.50
% change year-on-year +20.69% -12.60% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brentwood. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Brentwood
Contract vacancies in Brentwood with a recognized job title 71 47 134
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.61% 94.00% 98.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 61
Brentwood median daily rate £320 £293 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.22% -2.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £205 £174 £190
90th Percentile £475 £628 £625
Essex median daily rate £475 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +35.71% -6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 12 15
Brentwood median hourly rate £40.00 £34.22 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.91% +8.62% +3.28%
10th Percentile £30.00 £27.38 £22.73
90th Percentile £63.75 £42.39 £41.27
Essex median hourly rate £32.50 £27.00 £31.52
% change year-on-year +20.37% -14.34% +51.90%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Brentwood

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brentwood.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Brentwood

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Brentwood over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Developer in Brentwood

Java Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brentwood

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Developer in Brentwood

Java Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Brentwood

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Brentwood over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Java Developer in Brentwood

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 11 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) Web Services
4 6 (54.55%) WebLogic
4 6 (54.55%) SOAP
4 6 (54.55%) WebSphere
5 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (45.45%) JPA
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) J2EE
5 5 (45.45%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
6 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle
6 4 (36.36%) HTML
6 4 (36.36%) Struts
6 4 (36.36%) CSS
6 4 (36.36%) XML
6 4 (36.36%) Unix
6 4 (36.36%) JAX-WS
6 4 (36.36%) Ajax
6 4 (36.36%) Spring
6 4 (36.36%) REST
6 4 (36.36%) JAX-RS
6 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
7 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
7 3 (27.27%) OAuth2
7 3 (27.27%) LoadUI

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 6 (54.55%) WebLogic
1 6 (54.55%) WebSphere
2 3 (27.27%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
1 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
1 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) Ant
2 3 (27.27%) JIRA
2 3 (27.27%) LoadUI
2 3 (27.27%) Maven
2 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
3 1 (9.09%) AccuRev
3 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
3 1 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Automotive
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) SOAP
3 5 (45.45%) J2EE
3 5 (45.45%) JPA
4 4 (36.36%) Ajax
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) JAX-RS
4 4 (36.36%) JAX-WS
4 4 (36.36%) REST
4 4 (36.36%) Spring
4 4 (36.36%) Struts
4 4 (36.36%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 3 (27.27%) CSS3
5 3 (27.27%) HTML5
5 3 (27.27%) Kafka
5 3 (27.27%) OAuth2
5 3 (27.27%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (27.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Code Coverage
4 3 (27.27%) Load Testing
4 3 (27.27%) OO
4 3 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (27.27%) Prototyping
4 3 (27.27%) Rapid Prototyping
4 3 (27.27%) Telematics
4 3 (27.27%) Test Management
4 3 (27.27%) UML
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) DevOps
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
5 3 (27.27%) Groovy
6 1 (9.09%) C++
6 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) CA
2 3 (27.27%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe
3 1 (9.09%) IBM