The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 26 June 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
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 46 69
Rank change year-on-year +22 +23  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 83 28 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 8.04% 2.98% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.32% 3.10% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 5 16
Median daily rate £350 £350 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £380 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £399
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £35.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +29.57% -11.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 997 904 1186
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 96.61% 96.27% 96.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 472 600
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 29 39
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £19.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Buckinghamshire

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in Buckinghamshire

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Developer in Buckinghamshire

Java Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Developer in Buckinghamshire

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
Milton Keynes +16 63 £350 +7.69% 7
Java Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 142 (100.00%) Java
2 86 (60.56%) Spring
3 85 (59.86%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (35.21%) Git (software)
5 46 (32.39%) Scrum
6 43 (30.28%) Banking
7 42 (29.58%) REST
7 42 (29.58%) Microservices
8 41 (28.87%) Spring Boot
9 39 (27.46%) Maven
10 37 (26.06%) Web Services
11 34 (23.94%) Jenkins
12 33 (23.24%) JavaScript
13 32 (22.54%) XML
14 31 (21.83%) TDD
15 29 (20.42%) Java EE
16 27 (19.01%) HTML
16 27 (19.01%) CSS
16 27 (19.01%) RESTful
17 26 (18.31%) Finance
18 25 (17.61%) SQL
19 24 (16.90%) Oracle
20 22 (15.49%) SOA
20 22 (15.49%) Hibernate
21 21 (14.79%) JSON
21 21 (14.79%) Unit Testing
21 21 (14.79%) Continuous Integration
22 19 (13.38%) Hadoop
22 19 (13.38%) Node.js
22 19 (13.38%) J2EE

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 12 (8.45%) Apache Spark
2 10 (7.04%) WebSphere
3 9 (6.34%) JBoss
3 9 (6.34%) Tomcat
4 8 (5.63%) Apache
5 7 (4.93%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (4.93%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (4.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (3.52%) Apache Pig
8 2 (1.41%) Alfresco
8 2 (1.41%) CMS
8 2 (1.41%) Confluence
8 2 (1.41%) Drupal
8 2 (1.41%) Liferay
8 2 (1.41%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.41%) WildFly
9 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.82%) PaaS
3 2 (1.41%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.41%) Google Checkout
3 2 (1.41%) SaaS
4 1 (0.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.41%) AMQP
1 2 (1.41%) Internet
2 1 (0.70%) HTTP
2 1 (0.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.38%) Hadoop
2 17 (11.97%) Big Data
3 15 (10.56%) MongoDB
4 13 (9.15%) MySQL
4 13 (9.15%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (7.75%) Apache Hive
5 11 (7.75%) SQL Server
6 10 (7.04%) Impala
7 7 (4.93%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.52%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (3.52%) NoSQL
8 5 (3.52%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.52%) Sqoop
9 4 (2.82%) DB2
9 4 (2.82%) HBase
10 3 (2.11%) Data Lake
10 3 (2.11%) Hazelcast
11 2 (1.41%) Endeca
12 1 (0.70%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 50 (35.21%) Git (software)
2 39 (27.46%) Maven
3 34 (23.94%) Jenkins
4 15 (10.56%) JUnit
5 14 (9.86%) Eclipse
6 13 (9.15%) Gradle
7 11 (7.75%) JIRA
8 9 (6.34%) Bitbucket
8 9 (6.34%) Mockito
9 7 (4.93%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (4.93%) Selenium
9 7 (4.93%) TeamCity
10 5 (3.52%) git-flow
11 4 (2.82%) Ant
11 4 (2.82%) Hudson
11 4 (2.82%) Spock
11 4 (2.82%) Subversion
12 3 (2.11%) Cucumber
12 3 (2.11%) SoapUI
12 3 (2.11%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 43 (30.28%) Banking
2 26 (18.31%) Finance
3 5 (3.52%) Retail
4 4 (2.82%) Games
4 4 (2.82%) Spanish Language
5 3 (2.11%) Law
5 3 (2.11%) Marketing
6 1 (0.70%) Electronics
6 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.70%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (60.56%) Spring
2 42 (29.58%) REST
3 41 (28.87%) Spring Boot
4 37 (26.06%) Web Services
5 32 (22.54%) XML
6 29 (20.42%) Java EE
7 27 (19.01%) CSS
7 27 (19.01%) HTML
7 27 (19.01%) RESTful
8 22 (15.49%) Hibernate
9 21 (14.79%) JSON
10 19 (13.38%) J2EE
10 19 (13.38%) Node.js
11 18 (12.68%) SOAP
12 16 (11.27%) AngularJS
12 16 (11.27%) Grails
12 16 (11.27%) XSLT
13 14 (9.86%) Apache Camel
13 14 (9.86%) jQuery
13 14 (9.86%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.23%) User Experience
2 5 (3.52%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.82%) iPad
3 4 (2.82%) Online Games
4 3 (2.11%) Fintech
4 3 (2.11%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.70%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.27%) Linux
2 12 (8.45%) Android
3 5 (3.52%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (2.82%) Unix
5 2 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.41%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (59.86%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (32.39%) Scrum
3 42 (29.58%) Microservices
4 31 (21.83%) TDD
5 22 (15.49%) SOA
6 21 (14.79%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (14.79%) Unit Testing
7 17 (11.97%) MVC
7 17 (11.97%) OO
8 15 (10.56%) Kanban
8 15 (10.56%) Software Engineering
9 14 (9.86%) BDD
10 10 (7.04%) API Development
10 10 (7.04%) MapReduce
11 9 (6.34%) Android Development
11 9 (6.34%) Low Latency
12 7 (4.93%) Open Source
12 7 (4.93%) SOLID
12 7 (4.93%) User Stories
13 6 (4.23%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 142 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (23.24%) JavaScript
3 25 (17.61%) SQL
4 17 (11.97%) Groovy
5 14 (9.86%) Ruby
5 14 (9.86%) Scala
6 9 (6.34%) Python
6 9 (6.34%) Shell Script
7 7 (4.93%) Go
8 6 (4.23%) Perl
9 5 (3.52%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.11%) ECMAScript
10 3 (2.11%) ES6
11 2 (1.41%) C#
11 2 (1.41%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.70%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 5 (3.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.41%) Degree
3 2 (1.41%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.70%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.11%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.93%) Docker
2 4 (2.82%) HDFS
3 3 (2.11%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 7 (4.93%) Ansible
2 5 (3.52%) Oozie
3 4 (2.82%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (2.11%) Marathon
4 3 (2.11%) Mesos
Vendors
1 24 (16.90%) Oracle
2 14 (9.86%) IBM
3 5 (3.52%) Cloudera
4 4 (2.82%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.41%) Apigee
5 2 (1.41%) Coremetrics
5 2 (1.41%) Google
5 2 (1.41%) hybris
5 2 (1.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.41%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.41%) OpenText
5 2 (1.41%) PayPal
5 2 (1.41%) WSO2
6 1 (0.70%) Perforce
6 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.70%) SAP
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