The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £406 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 27 39 37
Rank change year-on-year +12 -2  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 15 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 4.21% 1.84% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.31% 1.91% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 6
Median daily rate £406 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.72% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £415 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £468 £475
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 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 348 471 357
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 97.75% 96.32% 98.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 228 174
Median daily rate £365 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 18
Median hourly rate £12.23 £15.25 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.83% -8.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £11.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.88 £48.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Developer in Nottingham

Java Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Developer in Nottingham

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 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 Nottingham region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (88.00%) Spring
3 20 (80.00%) J2EE
4 17 (68.00%) Hibernate
5 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 15 (60.00%) Struts
5 15 (60.00%) Web Services
5 15 (60.00%) JSP
6 13 (52.00%) SOAP
6 13 (52.00%) HTML
6 13 (52.00%) Eclipse
7 12 (48.00%) Maven
7 12 (48.00%) Struts2
8 10 (40.00%) Open Source
8 10 (40.00%) Apache Flex
8 10 (40.00%) jQuery
8 10 (40.00%) Performance Testing
8 10 (40.00%) Subversion
8 10 (40.00%) DB2 UDB
8 10 (40.00%) WSDL
8 10 (40.00%) XML Schema
8 10 (40.00%) UDDI
8 10 (40.00%) XHTML
8 10 (40.00%) CSS
8 10 (40.00%) XML
8 10 (40.00%) XSLT
8 10 (40.00%) SQL
8 10 (40.00%) DB2
8 10 (40.00%) Ant
9 9 (36.00%) Finance

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 5 (20.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) DB2
1 10 (40.00%) DB2 UDB
2 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Eclipse
2 12 (48.00%) Maven
3 10 (40.00%) Ant
3 10 (40.00%) Subversion
4 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (12.00%) Gradle
5 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) Spring
2 20 (80.00%) J2EE
3 17 (68.00%) Hibernate
4 15 (60.00%) JSP
4 15 (60.00%) Struts
4 15 (60.00%) Web Services
5 13 (52.00%) HTML
5 13 (52.00%) SOAP
6 12 (48.00%) Struts2
7 10 (40.00%) Apache Flex
7 10 (40.00%) CSS
7 10 (40.00%) jQuery
7 10 (40.00%) UDDI
7 10 (40.00%) WSDL
7 10 (40.00%) XHTML
7 10 (40.00%) XML
7 10 (40.00%) XML Schema
7 10 (40.00%) XSLT
8 4 (16.00%) RESTful
9 3 (12.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Open Source
1 10 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) MVC
3 3 (12.00%) RAD
3 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (12.00%) Time Management
4 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Scrum
4 2 (8.00%) TDD
4 2 (8.00%) Workflow
5 1 (4.00%) API Design
5 1 (4.00%) Microservices
5 1 (4.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle