Period
to 14 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £448 per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

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 > East Sussex
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 35 14
Rank change year-on-year +6 -21 +36
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 36 22 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 5.72% 4.04% 9.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.87% 4.17% 9.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 48
East Sussex median daily rate £448 £575 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.17% +21.05% +15.15%
10th Percentile £381 £413 £275
90th Percentile £575 £613 £556
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £464
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.43% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -5.03%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. 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
East Sussex
Contract vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 613 527 509
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.46% 96.88% 96.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 362 317
East Sussex median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £281 £248 £217
90th Percentile £575 £563 £539
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 16
East Sussex median hourly rate £21.50 £23.00 £17.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.52% +33.95% +1.00%
10th Percentile £10.65 £10.44 £13.13
90th Percentile £43.75 £86.88 £31.25
South East median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £19.44
% change year-on-year +13.89% -7.38% +9.37%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in East Sussex

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in East Sussex

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in East Sussex over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Developer in East Sussex

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 East Sussex region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +6 36 £448 -22.17% 15
Java Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 East Sussex region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (72.22%) Spring
3 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (52.78%) REST
4 17 (47.22%) Test Automation
5 16 (44.44%) HTML
5 16 (44.44%) CSS
6 15 (41.67%) JUnit
7 13 (36.11%) Scrum
7 13 (36.11%) Web Development
7 13 (36.11%) Microservices
8 12 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 12 (33.33%) Scala
9 11 (30.56%) RESTful
9 11 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (30.56%) Ruby
9 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
10 10 (27.78%) HTTP
10 10 (27.78%) JSON
10 10 (27.78%) Play Framework
10 10 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
11 9 (25.00%) Open Source
11 9 (25.00%) HTML5
11 9 (25.00%) JIRA
11 9 (25.00%) Google
11 9 (25.00%) MVC
11 9 (25.00%) Configuration Management
11 9 (25.00%) Linux
12 8 (22.22%) Finance

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 8 (22.22%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.78%) JBoss
2 1 (2.78%) nginx
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) GitHub
3 1 (2.78%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) HTTP
2 3 (8.33%) Unified Communications
3 2 (5.56%) SSL
4 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.89%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.33%) Redis
4 2 (5.56%) Big Data
4 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) JUnit
2 12 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (25.00%) JIRA
4 8 (22.22%) Subversion
5 2 (5.56%) Liquibase
6 1 (2.78%) Ant
6 1 (2.78%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.78%) Gatling
6 1 (2.78%) Grunt
6 1 (2.78%) gulp
6 1 (2.78%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.78%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (2.78%) Selenium
6 1 (2.78%) Sublime Text
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (72.22%) Spring
2 19 (52.78%) REST
3 16 (44.44%) CSS
3 16 (44.44%) HTML
4 11 (30.56%) RESTful
5 10 (27.78%) JSON
5 10 (27.78%) Play Framework
6 9 (25.00%) HTML5
7 8 (22.22%) Ajax
7 8 (22.22%) CSS3
7 8 (22.22%) Django
7 8 (22.22%) Guice
7 8 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
7 8 (22.22%) Spring MVC
8 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
8 5 (13.89%) Spring Boot
9 4 (11.11%) OAuth
9 4 (11.11%) OpenID
10 3 (8.33%) JPA
10 3 (8.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Fintech
2 4 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 4 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 4 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (47.22%) Test Automation
3 13 (36.11%) Microservices
3 13 (36.11%) Scrum
3 13 (36.11%) Web Development
4 11 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 9 (25.00%) MVC
6 9 (25.00%) Open Source
7 8 (22.22%) OWASP
7 8 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (22.22%) Service Design
7 8 (22.22%) Web Design
8 7 (19.44%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (13.89%) DevOps
9 5 (13.89%) SOA
10 4 (11.11%) OOP
11 3 (8.33%) Kanban
11 3 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (33.33%) Scala
3 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
3 11 (30.56%) Ruby
4 6 (16.67%) Java 8
4 6 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (8.33%) Python
6 2 (5.56%) Kotlin
6 2 (5.56%) Rust
7 1 (2.78%) C#
7 1 (2.78%) Groovy
7 1 (2.78%) Haskell
7 1 (2.78%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Grafana
1 1 (2.78%) Kibana
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe
2 1 (2.78%) Appcelerator
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) webMethods