The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Farnborough during the 3 months to 27 March 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
Hampshire / Farnborough
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 16 19
Rank change year-on-year +7 +3  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 9 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 10.98% 2.56% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.69% 2.67% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £525 £428 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.80% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.12% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year -8.57% +15.13%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Farnborough. 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
Farnborough
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77 75 93
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 93.90% 96.15% 88.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 50 52
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 12
Median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% -26.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.33 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £38.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Farnborough

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in Farnborough

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Farnborough region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (93.75%) TDD
2 15 (93.75%) Spring
3 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (68.75%) RESTful
5 10 (62.50%) Hibernate
6 7 (43.75%) Tomcat
6 7 (43.75%) Web Development
6 7 (43.75%) Microservices
7 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
7 6 (37.50%) Unix
7 6 (37.50%) Linux
7 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
8 5 (31.25%) J2EE
8 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
8 5 (31.25%) Finance
8 5 (31.25%) System Testing
8 5 (31.25%) HBase
8 5 (31.25%) Spring Integration
8 5 (31.25%) Spring Boot
9 4 (25.00%) Apache Spark
9 4 (25.00%) QA
9 4 (25.00%) BDD
9 4 (25.00%) REST
9 4 (25.00%) Scrum
10 3 (18.75%) HTML
10 3 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (18.75%) Oracle
10 3 (18.75%) Apache
10 3 (18.75%) JSP

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough 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 (43.75%) Tomcat
2 4 (25.00%) Apache Spark
3 3 (18.75%) Apache
4 2 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (12.50%) GemFire
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) GitHub
2 2 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) HBase
2 3 (18.75%) Big Data
2 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
2 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Hive
3 2 (12.50%) OLTP
4 1 (6.25%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) Gradle
2 3 (18.75%) Mockito
3 2 (12.50%) JUnit
4 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.25%) IntelliJ
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) Spring
2 11 (68.75%) RESTful
3 10 (62.50%) Hibernate
4 5 (31.25%) J2EE
4 5 (31.25%) Spring Boot
4 5 (31.25%) Spring Integration
5 4 (25.00%) REST
6 3 (18.75%) Ajax
6 3 (18.75%) HTML
6 3 (18.75%) Java SE
6 3 (18.75%) JMS
6 3 (18.75%) JPA
6 3 (18.75%) JSF
6 3 (18.75%) JSP
6 3 (18.75%) Kafka
6 3 (18.75%) PrimeFaces
6 3 (18.75%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (12.50%) Middleware
7 2 (12.50%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (18.75%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
1 6 (37.50%) Unix
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) TDD
2 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) Microservices
3 7 (43.75%) Web Development
4 5 (31.25%) System Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
5 4 (25.00%) BDD
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) Benchmarking
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
6 3 (18.75%) OWASP
6 3 (18.75%) SDLC
7 2 (12.50%) Validation
8 1 (6.25%) ETL
8 1 (6.25%) MapReduce
8 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 2 (12.50%) Scala
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) HDFS
2 2 (12.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
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