Period
to 19 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £476 per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 47 13
Rank change year-on-year +19 -34 +48
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 36 13 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 6.28% 2.31% 10.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.52% 2.38% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 55
East Sussex median daily rate £476 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.06% -15.00% +40.85%
10th Percentile £381 £321 £325
90th Percentile £575 £586 £588
South East median daily rate £486 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.06% - +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £44.75
% change year-on-year +9.76% -8.38% +6.55%

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 552 547 540
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.34% 97.33% 97.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 367 333
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +12.36%
10th Percentile £271 £243 £250
90th Percentile £575 £530 £556
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 14
East Sussex median hourly rate £14.00 £32.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.92% +75.68% +3.70%
10th Percentile £10.73 £11.17 £13.70
90th Percentile £18.53 £101.25 £23.38
South East median hourly rate £19.19 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.63% -10.00% +14.29%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +21 36 £476 +12.06% 15
Java Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 29 (80.56%) Spring
3 23 (63.89%) REST
4 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (44.44%) HTML
5 16 (44.44%) JUnit
5 16 (44.44%) CSS
6 14 (38.89%) Scrum
6 14 (38.89%) Test Automation
7 13 (36.11%) Linux
8 12 (33.33%) MVC
8 12 (33.33%) Scala
8 12 (33.33%) Web Development
9 11 (30.56%) Spring MVC
9 11 (30.56%) Jenkins
9 11 (30.56%) Microservices
9 11 (30.56%) Service Design
10 10 (27.78%) Play Framework
10 10 (27.78%) JSON
10 10 (27.78%) Ruby
10 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
10 10 (27.78%) HTML5
10 10 (27.78%) Open Source
10 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
11 9 (25.00%) HTTP
11 9 (25.00%) RESTful
11 9 (25.00%) JIRA
11 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design

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 7 (19.44%) Confluence
2 5 (13.89%) Apache Solr
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (5.56%) Apache
4 2 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (5.56%) JBoss
4 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.78%) nginx
5 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) GitHub
2 1 (2.78%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.78%) npm
2 1 (2.78%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) HTTP
2 2 (5.56%) SSL
2 2 (5.56%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.89%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.33%) Redis
4 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.78%) MySQL
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (44.44%) JUnit
2 11 (30.56%) Jenkins
3 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
4 9 (25.00%) JIRA
5 8 (22.22%) Subversion
6 5 (13.89%) Maven
7 3 (8.33%) Selenium
8 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
8 2 (5.56%) IntelliJ
8 2 (5.56%) Liquibase
9 1 (2.78%) Ant
9 1 (2.78%) CA Release Automation
9 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.78%) Gatling
9 1 (2.78%) Gradle
9 1 (2.78%) Grunt
9 1 (2.78%) gulp
9 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
9 1 (2.78%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (2.78%) Sublime Text
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (80.56%) Spring
2 23 (63.89%) REST
3 16 (44.44%) CSS
3 16 (44.44%) HTML
4 11 (30.56%) Spring MVC
5 10 (27.78%) HTML5
5 10 (27.78%) JSON
5 10 (27.78%) Play Framework
6 9 (25.00%) RESTful
7 8 (22.22%) Ajax
7 8 (22.22%) EJB
7 8 (22.22%) J2EE
7 8 (22.22%) JMS
7 8 (22.22%) SOAP
8 7 (19.44%) CSS3
8 7 (19.44%) Django
8 7 (19.44%) Guice
8 7 (19.44%) Hibernate
8 7 (19.44%) JPA
8 7 (19.44%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Algorithms
1 4 (11.11%) Data Structures
1 4 (11.11%) e-Learning
1 4 (11.11%) Fintech
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) Scrum
2 14 (38.89%) Test Automation
3 12 (33.33%) MVC
3 12 (33.33%) Web Development
4 11 (30.56%) Microservices
4 11 (30.56%) Service Design
5 10 (27.78%) Open Source
6 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
7 8 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (22.22%) SOA
8 7 (19.44%) OWASP
8 7 (19.44%) Web Design
9 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (16.67%) OO
10 5 (13.89%) DevOps
10 5 (13.89%) OOP
11 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (33.33%) Scala
3 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 10 (27.78%) Ruby
4 7 (19.44%) Java 8
4 7 (19.44%) Python
4 7 (19.44%) SQL
5 2 (5.56%) Kotlin
5 2 (5.56%) Rust
6 1 (2.78%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) Groovy
6 1 (2.78%) Haskell
6 1 (2.78%) Perl
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Docker
2 4 (11.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) Grafana
2 1 (2.78%) Kibana
2 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Google
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) webMethods
4 1 (2.78%) Adobe
4 1 (2.78%) CA Agile Central