The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £489 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
South East / Surrey
Rank 57 55 57
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 34 49 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.91% 3.79% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.09% 3.94% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 46 28
Median daily rate £489 £488 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.25% +50.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £556 £433
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 Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1099 1244 1351
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.09% 96.14% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 807 732
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 99 61
Median hourly rate £14.75 £30.00 £25.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.83% +16.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Surrey

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in Surrey

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Surrey over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Developer in Surrey

Java Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Developer in Surrey

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley +12 10 £550 +4.76% 1
Guildford +11 10 £450 +23.28% 6
Leatherhead +6 2 £506 +1.25% 3
Staines - 2 - -
Reigate -8 1 £400 -5.88% 1
Woking - 1 £490 -
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 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 Surrey region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 59 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (55.93%) Linux
2 33 (55.93%) Spring
3 32 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (50.85%) REST
5 22 (37.29%) SQL
6 21 (35.59%) Maven
7 18 (30.51%) Web Services
8 17 (28.81%) JMS
9 16 (27.12%) Apache
10 15 (25.42%) Jenkins
11 13 (22.03%) Finance
12 12 (20.34%) Python
12 12 (20.34%) XML
12 12 (20.34%) SOAP
13 11 (18.64%) Eclipse
13 11 (18.64%) TDD
14 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (16.95%) Multithreading
14 10 (16.95%) Middleware
14 10 (16.95%) Oracle
15 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
15 9 (15.25%) HTTP
15 9 (15.25%) HTTPS
15 9 (15.25%) Web Development
16 8 (13.56%) Banking
16 8 (13.56%) JUnit
16 8 (13.56%) VMware
16 8 (13.56%) BDD
16 8 (13.56%) Microservices

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 16 (27.12%) Apache
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (10.17%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.47%) JBoss
3 5 (8.47%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (5.08%) Apache Spark
4 3 (5.08%) Mule
5 2 (3.39%) LiveCycle
5 2 (3.39%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 7 (11.86%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) HTTP
1 9 (15.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.47%) Big Data
3 5 (8.47%) Hadoop
4 4 (6.78%) MySQL
5 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Kudu
6 1 (1.69%) HBase
6 1 (1.69%) Impala
6 1 (1.69%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 21 (35.59%) Maven
2 15 (25.42%) Jenkins
3 11 (18.64%) Eclipse
4 8 (13.56%) JUnit
5 6 (10.17%) ANTLR
5 6 (10.17%) Subversion
6 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
7 3 (5.08%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.69%) Ant
8 1 (1.69%) Checkstyle
8 1 (1.69%) Cobertura
8 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.69%) Gerrit
8 1 (1.69%) Selenium
8 1 (1.69%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.69%) TestNG
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Banking
3 5 (8.47%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.78%) Financial Institution
4 4 (6.78%) Law
4 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (55.93%) Spring
2 30 (50.85%) REST
3 18 (30.51%) Web Services
4 17 (28.81%) JMS
5 12 (20.34%) SOAP
5 12 (20.34%) XML
6 10 (16.95%) Middleware
7 7 (11.86%) JAXB
8 6 (10.17%) ActiveMQ
8 6 (10.17%) Apache Thrift
8 6 (10.17%) Drools
8 6 (10.17%) Hibernate
8 6 (10.17%) MyBatis
8 6 (10.17%) Spring Cloud
8 6 (10.17%) XACML
9 5 (8.47%) HTML
9 5 (8.47%) JSON
9 5 (8.47%) Spring Boot
9 5 (8.47%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (6.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.39%) User Experience
3 1 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (55.93%) Linux
2 6 (10.17%) Windows
3 4 (6.78%) Unix
4 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.64%) TDD
3 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (16.95%) Multithreading
4 9 (15.25%) Web Development
5 8 (13.56%) BDD
5 8 (13.56%) Microservices
6 6 (10.17%) BPMN
6 6 (10.17%) Scrum
6 6 (10.17%) SOA
6 6 (10.17%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (8.47%) Configuration Management
7 5 (8.47%) Information Security
8 4 (6.78%) Cryptography
8 4 (6.78%) Open Source
8 4 (6.78%) Release Management
8 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.08%) Data Transformation
9 3 (5.08%) Defect Management
9 3 (5.08%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (37.29%) SQL
3 12 (20.34%) Python
4 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.08%) Groovy
6 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.39%) Ruby
7 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.69%) C#
7 1 (1.69%) C++
7 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.69%) Scala
7 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) PA-DSS
1 5 (8.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Docker
1 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (3.39%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.69%) logstash
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Oracle
2 8 (13.56%) VMware
3 7 (11.86%) TIBCO
4 3 (5.08%) Adobe
5 1 (1.69%) Google
5 1 (1.69%) HP
5 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.69%) Splunk
Camberley, Surrey
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