The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 3 months to 24 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 West / Devon
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 18 13
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 43 18 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 12.84% 8.18% 11.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.31% 8.57% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 20
Median daily rate £450 £335 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.32% -14.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £310 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £406 £428
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 £39.30
% change year-on-year +29.57% -9.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Devon. 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
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 323 210 247
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 96.42% 95.45% 97.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 117 123
Median daily rate £375 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% +1.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £195 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 19
Median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +51.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £49.70 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Devon

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in Devon

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Devon over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Developer in Devon

Java Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Developer in Devon

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 3 months to 24 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
Exeter +13 36 £450 +17.64% 1
Plymouth - 6 £463 -
Java Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Devon region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 68 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (60.29%) Spring
3 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (41.18%) HTML
4 25 (36.76%) Maven
5 24 (35.29%) CSS
6 23 (33.82%) JUnit
6 23 (33.82%) Open Source
6 23 (33.82%) Spring Boot
7 22 (32.35%) JavaScript
8 19 (27.94%) UML
9 17 (25.00%) Web Services
10 16 (23.53%) OOA/OOD
10 16 (23.53%) Microservices
10 16 (23.53%) Jenkins
11 15 (22.06%) Cloud Native
12 14 (20.59%) OpenShift
12 14 (20.59%) CSS3
13 13 (19.12%) AngularJS
14 12 (17.65%) HTML5
14 12 (17.65%) Dojo
14 12 (17.65%) Hibernate
15 11 (16.18%) Security Cleared
15 11 (16.18%) REST
16 10 (14.71%) BPSS Clearance
16 10 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
17 9 (13.24%) MongoDB
17 9 (13.24%) GWT
17 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
17 9 (13.24%) Kubernetes

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 (4.41%) CMS
1 3 (4.41%) GlassFish
1 3 (4.41%) JCAPS
2 2 (2.94%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.47%) Apache
3 1 (1.47%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.47%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.47%) Jetty
3 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.59%) OpenShift
2 10 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) HTTP
2 2 (2.94%) SMS
3 1 (1.47%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.24%) MongoDB
2 7 (10.29%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.88%) Neo4j
3 4 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.47%) HBase
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (36.76%) Maven
2 23 (33.82%) JUnit
3 16 (23.53%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.88%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.41%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.41%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.41%) Subversion
6 1 (1.47%) Ant
6 1 (1.47%) Gradle
6 1 (1.47%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.47%) Liquibase
6 1 (1.47%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.47%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.47%) Selenium
General
1 2 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (60.29%) Spring
2 28 (41.18%) HTML
3 24 (35.29%) CSS
4 23 (33.82%) Spring Boot
5 17 (25.00%) Web Services
6 14 (20.59%) CSS3
7 13 (19.12%) AngularJS
8 12 (17.65%) Dojo
8 12 (17.65%) Hibernate
8 12 (17.65%) HTML5
9 11 (16.18%) REST
10 9 (13.24%) GWT
10 9 (13.24%) Struts
11 8 (11.76%) JAX-RS
12 7 (10.29%) Dropwizard
13 6 (8.82%) Spring MVC
13 6 (8.82%) Struts2
13 6 (8.82%) XML
13 6 (8.82%) XSD
14 5 (7.35%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.06%) Cloud Native
2 4 (5.88%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.47%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.35%) Linux
2 3 (4.41%) Mac OS X
2 3 (4.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (33.82%) Open Source
3 19 (27.94%) UML
4 16 (23.53%) Microservices
4 16 (23.53%) OOA/OOD
5 9 (13.24%) Coaching
6 8 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 7 (10.29%) Front End Development
7 7 (10.29%) Test Automation
7 7 (10.29%) Unit Testing
8 6 (8.82%) MVC
9 5 (7.35%) Build Automation
9 5 (7.35%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (5.88%) Scrum
10 4 (5.88%) Web Design
10 4 (5.88%) Web Development
11 3 (4.41%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (32.35%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.88%) C
3 4 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (1.47%) Delphi
4 1 (1.47%) Python
4 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) Security Cleared
2 10 (14.71%) BPSS Clearance
3 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.41%) Degree
5 2 (2.94%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.47%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.47%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 9 (13.24%) Google
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle
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