Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 22 November 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 77 45
Rank change year-on-year +40 -32 +33
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 143 56 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 5.13% 2.41% 4.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.41% 2.53% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 44 91
Surrey median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £400 £278 £350
90th Percentile £594 £593 £525
South East median daily rate £475 £466 £400
% change year-on-year +1.93% +16.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Surrey median hourly rate - - £41.00
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 2644 2216 2577
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.90% 95.31% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1859 1456 1570
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £211 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 103 86
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.44% +19.90% +9.10%
10th Percentile £11.79 £11.69 £11.50
90th Percentile £47.76 £45.07 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.21% +6.00% +15.63%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines +23 29 £475 +18.75%
Camberley +10 24 £556 +1.14%
Guildford +8 17 £500 +8.11% 5
Leatherhead +2 12 £450 -8.16% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 5 £430 -
Reigate - 4 £500 -
Redhill - 2 £454 -
Epsom - 1 £525 -
Woking - 1 £350 - 2
Java Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 143 (100.00%) Java
2 81 (56.64%) Spring
3 66 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (28.67%) TDD
5 40 (27.97%) SQL
6 36 (25.17%) Web Services
6 36 (25.17%) REST
7 34 (23.78%) Finance
8 31 (21.68%) Microservices
9 29 (20.28%) RESTful
9 29 (20.28%) OO
10 26 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
10 26 (18.18%) BDD
11 23 (16.08%) Jenkins
11 23 (16.08%) Linux
12 22 (15.38%) J2EE
12 22 (15.38%) Python
12 22 (15.38%) Apache Camel
12 22 (15.38%) Spring Boot
13 21 (14.69%) Microsoft Azure
13 21 (14.69%) Open Source
14 19 (13.29%) Maven
15 18 (12.59%) Subversion
15 18 (12.59%) SOAP
15 18 (12.59%) Hadoop
15 18 (12.59%) Unit Testing
16 17 (11.89%) Git (software)
16 17 (11.89%) Kafka
16 17 (11.89%) Unix
17 16 (11.19%) Hibernate

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 13 (9.09%) Apache
1 13 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 10 (6.99%) WebLogic
3 7 (4.90%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.20%) OpenStack
4 6 (4.20%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.50%) JBoss
6 4 (2.80%) Mule
7 2 (1.40%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.40%) Confluence
7 2 (1.40%) GemFire
8 1 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.70%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.70%) CMS
8 1 (0.70%) Luigi
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Pipeline Pilot
Business Applications
1 5 (3.50%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.40%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.70%) Lawson
3 1 (0.70%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.10%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.70%) Firebase
4 1 (0.70%) GitHub
4 1 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.70%) npm
4 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.90%) AMQP
2 2 (1.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.59%) Hadoop
2 15 (10.49%) Big Data
3 13 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 10 (6.99%) MySQL
5 7 (4.90%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.20%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.20%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.20%) SQL Server
7 5 (3.50%) HBase
8 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.40%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.70%) DataStax
9 1 (0.70%) DB2
9 1 (0.70%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (16.08%) Jenkins
2 19 (13.29%) Maven
3 18 (12.59%) Subversion
4 17 (11.89%) Git (software)
5 12 (8.39%) JUnit
6 6 (4.20%) MSTest
6 6 (4.20%) NUnit
7 5 (3.50%) ANTLR
8 4 (2.80%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.10%) Travis CI
10 2 (1.40%) Android Studio
10 2 (1.40%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.40%) Gradle
10 2 (1.40%) JIRA
10 2 (1.40%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.70%) Arquillian
11 1 (0.70%) gulp
11 1 (0.70%) Mockito
11 1 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.70%) Selenium
General
1 34 (23.78%) Finance
2 8 (5.59%) Banking
3 7 (4.90%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.50%) Electronics
4 5 (3.50%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.50%) Marketing
5 4 (2.80%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.80%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.10%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (56.64%) Spring
2 36 (25.17%) REST
2 36 (25.17%) Web Services
3 29 (20.28%) RESTful
4 26 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
5 22 (15.38%) Apache Camel
5 22 (15.38%) J2EE
5 22 (15.38%) Spring Boot
6 18 (12.59%) SOAP
7 17 (11.89%) Kafka
8 16 (11.19%) Hibernate
9 14 (9.79%) JSON
10 13 (9.09%) Spring Cloud
11 12 (8.39%) JMS
11 12 (8.39%) Middleware
12 11 (7.69%) CSS
12 11 (7.69%) HTML
13 7 (4.90%) OAuth
14 6 (4.20%) Drools
14 6 (4.20%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.69%) User Experience
2 10 (6.99%) Algorithms
3 8 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.59%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.40%) Credit Derivative
5 2 (1.40%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.40%) Equities
6 1 (0.70%) Fintech
6 1 (0.70%) Life Science
6 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.70%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.08%) Linux
2 17 (11.89%) Unix
3 5 (3.50%) Android
4 2 (1.40%) Windows
5 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (28.67%) TDD
3 31 (21.68%) Microservices
4 29 (20.28%) OO
5 26 (18.18%) BDD
6 21 (14.69%) Open Source
7 18 (12.59%) Unit Testing
8 13 (9.09%) API Development
8 13 (9.09%) ERP
8 13 (9.09%) Web Development
9 12 (8.39%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (8.39%) Open Source Development
10 11 (7.69%) BPMN
10 11 (7.69%) Configuration Management
10 11 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (6.29%) System Testing
12 8 (5.59%) Identity Access Management
12 8 (5.59%) MVC
12 8 (5.59%) OOP
13 7 (4.90%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 143 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (27.97%) SQL
3 22 (15.38%) Python
4 14 (9.79%) C#
5 12 (8.39%) JavaScript
6 10 (6.99%) C++
7 6 (4.20%) C
8 4 (2.80%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.40%) ES6
9 2 (1.40%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.70%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.70%) ECMAScript
10 1 (0.70%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.70%) Perl
10 1 (0.70%) Ruby
10 1 (0.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (5.59%) SC Cleared
1 8 (5.59%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.80%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (2.80%) Degree
2 4 (2.80%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.50%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) GCP
System Software
1 13 (9.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 7 (4.90%) Docker
3 5 (3.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (9.09%) Hadoop YARN
2 7 (4.90%) Ansible
3 6 (4.20%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.20%) Puppet
4 4 (2.80%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (7.69%) Oracle
2 10 (6.99%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.20%) SAP
4 5 (3.50%) TIBCO
4 5 (3.50%) Workday
5 2 (1.40%) Google
6 1 (0.70%) Adobe
6 1 (0.70%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.70%) IBM
6 1 (0.70%) Netezza
6 1 (0.70%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.70%) RapidMiner
6 1 (0.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.70%) Sybase