Period
to 19 March 2019

The median contractor rate for a SC Cleared Java Developer was £561 per day in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

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.

Security Check (SC) Clearance Java Developer
South London > Croydon
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 60 -
Rank change year-on-year -22 - +49
Contract jobs requiring a SC Cleared Java Developer 15 45 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.69% 4.07% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 4.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 38 0
Croydon median daily rate £561 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.91% - -
South London median daily rate £561 £550 -
% change year-on-year +1.91% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon. 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
Croydon
Contract vacancies in Croydon with a recognized job title 868 1,041 405
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.64% 94.12% 92.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 661 729 244
Croydon median daily rate £520 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +14.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £375 £355 £213
90th Percentile £638 £662 £575
South London median daily rate £500 £498 £424
% change year-on-year +0.50% +17.40% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 2
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 £14.63 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +139.32% -53.57% +93.85%
10th Percentile £26.20 £13.30 £21.50
90th Percentile £58.10 £29.41 £42.70
South London median hourly rate £43.75 £38.75 £44.00
% change year-on-year +12.90% -11.93% +109.52%

SC Cleared Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared Java Developer in Croydon

SC Cleared Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SC Cleared Java Developer in Croydon

SC Cleared Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared Java Developer in Croydon over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SC Cleared Java Developer in Croydon

SC Cleared Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, SC Cleared Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Croydon region featuring SC Cleared Java Developer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (53.33%) Docker
4 8 (53.33%) Kubernetes
5 7 (46.67%) DevOps
5 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
6 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
6 6 (40.00%) Java 8
7 5 (33.33%) Apache Camel
7 5 (33.33%) Open Source
7 5 (33.33%) Groovy
8 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
8 4 (26.67%) Velocity
8 4 (26.67%) Confluence
8 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (26.67%) TDD
8 4 (26.67%) HTML
8 4 (26.67%) Spring
8 4 (26.67%) Maven
8 4 (26.67%) Java EE
8 4 (26.67%) JBoss
8 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
8 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
8 4 (26.67%) CSS
8 4 (26.67%) SonarQube

SC Cleared Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 4 (26.67%) Confluence
1 4 (26.67%) JBoss
1 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
1 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) Big Data
2 3 (20.00%) HBase
2 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (26.67%) Maven
3 4 (26.67%) SonarQube
4 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (20.00%) Gradle
5 2 (13.33%) DbUnit
5 2 (13.33%) JIRA
5 2 (13.33%) JMeter
5 2 (13.33%) JUnit
6 1 (6.67%) GitLab
General
1 2 (13.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Apache Camel
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) Java EE
2 4 (26.67%) Spring
2 4 (26.67%) Velocity
3 3 (20.00%) Kafka
3 3 (20.00%) Swagger
4 2 (13.33%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (13.33%) CSS3
4 2 (13.33%) Gherkin
4 2 (13.33%) JDBC
4 2 (13.33%) JPA
4 2 (13.33%) JSON
4 2 (13.33%) OSGi
4 2 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (13.33%) REST
4 2 (13.33%) Spring Boot
4 2 (13.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) DevOps
3 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (33.33%) Open Source
5 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (26.67%) Task Automation
5 4 (26.67%) TDD
6 3 (20.00%) BDD
7 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (13.33%) Migration
7 2 (13.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Refactoring
7 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) Java 8
3 5 (33.33%) Groovy
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (13.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Docker
2 2 (13.33%) HDFS
3 1 (6.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (13.33%) Ansible
2 2 (13.33%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
1 2 (13.33%) Red Hat