Period
to 18 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 18 February 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 Developer
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 72 37
Rank change year-on-year +33 -35 +34
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 151 45 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 5.19% 2.22% 5.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.48% 2.35% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 33 123
Surrey median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% +21.43%
10th Percentile £405 £401 £343
90th Percentile £605 £648 £538
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £403
% change year-on-year +5.56% +11.80% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Surrey median hourly rate - - £41.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £38.75 £44.75
% change year-on-year +16.13% -13.41% +15.48%

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 2,756 1,918 2,492
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.68% 94.58% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,949 1,194 1,604
Surrey median daily rate £463 £413 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.12% -1.79% +8.39%
10th Percentile £271 £190 £246
90th Percentile £588 £552 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 117 137
Surrey median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -11.11% +27.66%
10th Percentile £11.87 £11.46 £11.15
90th Percentile £48.75 £41.70 £53.94
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.37
% change year-on-year +2.86% -9.67% +19.88%

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 18 February 2018.

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 18 February 2018. 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
Camberley +8 28 £569 +3.41% 2
Staines +13 27 £475 +18.75% 3
Guildford +6 18 £500 +6.67% 8
Leatherhead +6 9 £450 -6.25% 2
Weybridge -2 8 £575 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 7 £430 -
Redhill - 6 £368 - 2
Reigate - 6 £500 -
Egham - 4 £450 -
Caterham - 1 £400 -
Java Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, Java 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 Surrey region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 151 (100.00%) Java
2 98 (64.90%) Spring
3 69 (45.70%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (37.75%) TDD
5 51 (33.77%) SQL
6 47 (31.13%) Finance
7 45 (29.80%) REST
8 44 (29.14%) Spring Boot
9 40 (26.49%) RabbitMQ
10 38 (25.17%) RESTful
11 36 (23.84%) Microservices
11 36 (23.84%) Web Services
12 35 (23.18%) Linux
13 33 (21.85%) BDD
14 30 (19.87%) Unix
15 28 (18.54%) OO
16 27 (17.88%) J2EE
16 27 (17.88%) Jenkins
17 25 (16.56%) SOAP
18 23 (15.23%) Apache Camel
18 23 (15.23%) Hadoop
18 23 (15.23%) Microsoft Azure
19 22 (14.57%) Open Source
19 22 (14.57%) Unit Testing
19 22 (14.57%) Big Data
20 21 (13.91%) Kafka
20 21 (13.91%) JSON
21 20 (13.25%) Maven
22 19 (12.58%) Apache
22 19 (12.58%) Python

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 19 (12.58%) Apache
2 16 (10.60%) Apache Spark
3 10 (6.62%) Cloud Foundry
3 10 (6.62%) Mule
4 4 (2.65%) JBoss
4 4 (2.65%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.99%) GemFire
6 1 (0.66%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.66%) Luigi
6 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.66%) Pipeline Pilot
Business Applications
1 4 (2.65%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.66%) Lawson
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (0.66%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 23 (15.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (9.93%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.31%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (2.65%) GitHub
5 3 (1.99%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.66%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.64%) AMQP
2 2 (1.32%) Internet
2 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.66%) DNS
3 1 (0.66%) FTP
3 1 (0.66%) HTTP
3 1 (0.66%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.23%) Hadoop
2 22 (14.57%) Big Data
3 13 (8.61%) MongoDB
3 13 (8.61%) Relational Database
4 12 (7.95%) NoSQL
5 9 (5.96%) HBase
6 5 (3.31%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.65%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.65%) Parquet
7 4 (2.65%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.99%) DB2
9 2 (1.32%) MySQL
10 1 (0.66%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.66%) KNIME
10 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.66%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (17.88%) Jenkins
2 20 (13.25%) Maven
3 16 (10.60%) Git (software)
4 15 (9.93%) JUnit
5 13 (8.61%) Subversion
6 5 (3.31%) Gradle
7 4 (2.65%) ANTLR
7 4 (2.65%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.65%) Travis CI
8 3 (1.99%) Mockito
8 3 (1.99%) Spock
9 2 (1.32%) Cobertura
9 2 (1.32%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.32%) JBehave
10 1 (0.66%) Gatling
10 1 (0.66%) Geb
10 1 (0.66%) GitLab
10 1 (0.66%) gulp
10 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (31.13%) Finance
2 9 (5.96%) Electronics
2 9 (5.96%) Manufacturing
2 9 (5.96%) Marketing
2 9 (5.96%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.31%) Banking
4 4 (2.65%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.32%) Games
5 2 (1.32%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.32%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.66%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (64.90%) Spring
2 45 (29.80%) REST
3 44 (29.14%) Spring Boot
4 40 (26.49%) RabbitMQ
5 38 (25.17%) RESTful
6 36 (23.84%) Web Services
7 27 (17.88%) J2EE
8 25 (16.56%) SOAP
9 23 (15.23%) Apache Camel
10 21 (13.91%) JSON
10 21 (13.91%) Kafka
11 18 (11.92%) Middleware
12 17 (11.26%) Hibernate
13 16 (10.60%) Java EE
14 12 (7.95%) HTML
14 12 (7.95%) JMS
14 12 (7.95%) Spring Cloud
15 10 (6.62%) CSS
15 10 (6.62%) Spring MVC
16 9 (5.96%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.28%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.97%) Algorithms
3 6 (3.97%) User Experience
4 5 (3.31%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.65%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.65%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.99%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.32%) Clustering
7 2 (1.32%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.32%) iPad
8 1 (0.66%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (0.66%) Equities
8 1 (0.66%) Fintech
8 1 (0.66%) Life Science
8 1 (0.66%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 35 (23.18%) Linux
2 30 (19.87%) Unix
3 3 (1.99%) Windows
4 2 (1.32%) Android
4 2 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (45.70%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (37.75%) TDD
3 36 (23.84%) Microservices
4 33 (21.85%) BDD
5 28 (18.54%) OO
6 22 (14.57%) Open Source
6 22 (14.57%) Unit Testing
7 17 (11.26%) ERP
8 16 (10.60%) System Testing
9 13 (8.61%) API Development
10 12 (7.95%) Configuration Management
10 12 (7.95%) Test Automation
11 11 (7.28%) BPMN
11 11 (7.28%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (7.28%) Open Source Development
12 10 (6.62%) MVC
12 10 (6.62%) Scrum
13 9 (5.96%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (5.96%) Programme Management
13 9 (5.96%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 151 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (33.77%) SQL
3 19 (12.58%) Python
4 16 (10.60%) JavaScript
5 11 (7.28%) C#
6 6 (3.97%) C++
7 4 (2.65%) C
7 4 (2.65%) Groovy
7 4 (2.65%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.32%) VBA
9 1 (0.66%) COBOL
9 1 (0.66%) ES6
9 1 (0.66%) Perl
9 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.66%) Ruby
9 1 (0.66%) Scala
9 1 (0.66%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (6.62%) Degree
2 3 (1.99%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (1.99%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.99%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.32%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.66%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.31%) GCP
2 4 (2.65%) QA
System Software
1 19 (12.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 11 (7.28%) Docker
3 7 (4.64%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 19 (12.58%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (1.32%) Ansible
2 2 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.32%) Puppet
3 1 (0.66%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.66%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (6.62%) Microsoft
1 10 (6.62%) SAP
2 5 (3.31%) Oracle
2 5 (3.31%) Workday
3 4 (2.65%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.32%) Google
5 1 (0.66%) Apple
5 1 (0.66%) Netezza
5 1 (0.66%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.66%) RapidMiner
5 1 (0.66%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com