The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £315 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newbury during the 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
Berkshire / Newbury
Rank 11 13 32
Rank change year-on-year +2 +19  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 5.32% 4.63% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.56% 5.43% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Median daily rate £315 £230 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.95% -40.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £186 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £246 £398
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 Newbury. 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
Newbury
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 90 92 200
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 95.74% 85.19% 77.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 37 100
Median daily rate £425 £410 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +15.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -68.88%  
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 Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Newbury

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in Newbury

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 26 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 Newbury region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (60.00%) Java EE
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
5 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (20.00%) Validation
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) SOAP
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (20.00%) Middleware
5 1 (20.00%) J2EE
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) Kafka
5 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (20.00%) Docker

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury 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 (80.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Java EE
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Kafka
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Spring Boot
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Kibana
1 1 (20.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) IBM