The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newbury 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
Berkshire / Newbury
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 21 18
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 4.31% 2.10% 2.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.59% 2.50% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
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 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 109 120 135
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 93.97% 83.92% 90.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 56 71
Median daily rate £350 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -26.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £20.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.14% +10.81%  
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 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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Developer in Newbury

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

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 Newbury region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) Java EE
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle
4 5 (50.00%) SOA
4 5 (50.00%) TDD
5 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
5 4 (40.00%) MySQL
5 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) jBPM
6 3 (30.00%) Drools
6 3 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
6 3 (30.00%) CSS
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) Apache
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) Spring
6 3 (30.00%) Maven
6 3 (30.00%) React
7 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (20.00%) Microservices
7 2 (20.00%) Polymer
7 2 (20.00%) Debian
7 2 (20.00%) Scrum

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 5 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (30.00%) Apache
4 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (30.00%) Maven
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) JUnit
3 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Java EE
2 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) Drools
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) jBPM
2 3 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (30.00%) React
2 3 (30.00%) Spring
3 2 (20.00%) Middleware
3 2 (20.00%) Polymer
3 2 (20.00%) RESTful
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) Kafka
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Debian
2 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) SOA
1 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Microservices
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Stochastic Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Kibana
1 1 (10.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) IBM