The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 3 months to 23 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 43 31
Rank change year-on-year +8 -12  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 9 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 2.56% 1.11% 2.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.65% 1.17% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 8
Median daily rate £425 £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £362 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £510 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
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 Nottingham. 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
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 340 429 427
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 96.59% 95.33% 97.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 220 255
Median daily rate £400 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £615 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 7
Median hourly rate £12.23 £10.88 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.41% -43.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £17.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Nottingham

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in Nottingham

Java Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer in Nottingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Developer in Nottingham

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Nottingham region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) Spring
3 10 (41.67%) Hibernate
3 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (41.67%) J2EE
3 10 (41.67%) Web Services
4 9 (37.50%) Struts
4 9 (37.50%) JSP
4 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (29.17%) JSON
5 7 (29.17%) RESTful
5 7 (29.17%) JBoss
6 6 (25.00%) Struts2
6 6 (25.00%) Maven
6 6 (25.00%) Finance
7 5 (20.83%) Oracle
7 5 (20.83%) HTML
8 4 (16.67%) Eclipse
8 4 (16.67%) Android
8 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
8 4 (16.67%) HTML5
8 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
8 4 (16.67%) Gradle
8 4 (16.67%) Android Development
9 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
9 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
9 3 (12.50%) Android SDK
9 3 (12.50%) Driving Licence
9 3 (12.50%) JPA

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (29.17%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.17%) DB2
4 1 (4.17%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Maven
2 4 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.67%) Gradle
3 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.33%) JIRA
4 1 (4.17%) Ant
4 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) Spring
2 10 (41.67%) Hibernate
2 10 (41.67%) J2EE
2 10 (41.67%) Web Services
3 9 (37.50%) JSP
3 9 (37.50%) Struts
4 7 (29.17%) JSON
4 7 (29.17%) RESTful
5 6 (25.00%) Struts2
6 5 (20.83%) HTML
7 4 (16.67%) HTML5
8 3 (12.50%) Android SDK
8 3 (12.50%) AWT
8 3 (12.50%) EJB
8 3 (12.50%) Java EE
8 3 (12.50%) JDBC
8 3 (12.50%) JPA
8 3 (12.50%) SOAP
8 3 (12.50%) Swing
8 3 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Driving Licence
1 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Android
2 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.67%) Android Development
3 3 (12.50%) B2C
3 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (12.50%) RAD
3 3 (12.50%) Time Management
4 2 (8.33%) API Design
4 2 (8.33%) iOS Development
4 2 (8.33%) Microservices
4 2 (8.33%) MVC
4 2 (8.33%) Scrum
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) TDD
4 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (4.17%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (4.17%) Open Source
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle