Period
to 19 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Java/J2EE Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 19 August 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 J2EE Developer
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 61 64
Rank change year-on-year -12 +3 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.12% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.30% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Northamptonshire median daily rate £325 £455 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +40.00% -3.70%
East Midlands median daily rate £363 £425 £338
% change year-on-year -14.71% +25.93% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies in Northamptonshire with a recognized job title 781 667 706
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.09% 94.21% 96.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 444 517
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -2.94% -
10th Percentile £288 £220 £284
90th Percentile £525 £538 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £389
% change year-on-year - +2.89% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 23 15
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £12.00 £11.17 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.43% -2.87% -14.81%
10th Percentile £11.13 £10.26 £8.70
90th Percentile £14.46 £15.00 £36.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.68 £13.86 £13.00
% change year-on-year +13.13% +6.62% -7.14%

Java/J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings that featured Java/J2EE Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java/J2EE Developer in Northamptonshire

Java/J2EE Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in Northamptonshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java/J2EE Developer in Northamptonshire

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, Java/J2EE 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) RAD
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Perforce
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) JProfiler
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Java 8

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JProfiler
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) RAD
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Java 8
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Perforce