The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 16 14 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Contract jobs citing Java 21 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 8.27% 7.53% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.58% 15.05% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 2
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£363 £450 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +20.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £488 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £36.40 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -2.93%
Java
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
113 93 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 44.49% 50.00% 55.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 54 45
Average daily rate £315 £290 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% -13.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £375 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the Brighton region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 18 (46.15%) SQL
2 12 (30.77%) Spring
2 12 (30.77%) Maven
3 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (25.64%) Selenium
4 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
5 9 (23.08%) Hibernate
5 9 (23.08%) Finance
5 9 (23.08%) QA
5 9 (23.08%) Jenkins
6 8 (20.51%) XPath
6 8 (20.51%) XML
6 8 (20.51%) XSLT
6 8 (20.51%) XQuery
7 7 (17.95%) Eclipse
7 7 (17.95%) Linux
7 7 (17.95%) Tomcat
7 7 (17.95%) TestNG
7 7 (17.95%) Apache Solr
7 7 (17.95%) WebDriver
8 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
8 6 (15.38%) Subversion
8 6 (15.38%) IntelliJ
8 6 (15.38%) HTML
8 6 (15.38%) CSS
9 5 (12.82%) Servlets
9 5 (12.82%) J2EE
9 5 (12.82%) MySQL
9 5 (12.82%) N-Tier
9 5 (12.82%) OO

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.95%) Tomcat
1 7 (17.95%) Apache Solr
2 4 (10.26%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (10.26%) Apache Spark
2 4 (10.26%) Jetty
2 4 (10.26%) Apache
3 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
1 1 (2.56%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) MySQL
1 5 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (10.26%) Hadoop
2 4 (10.26%) Big Data
2 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Maven
2 10 (25.64%) Selenium
3 9 (23.08%) Jenkins
4 7 (17.95%) WebDriver
4 7 (17.95%) TestNG
4 7 (17.95%) Eclipse
5 6 (15.38%) IntelliJ
5 6 (15.38%) Subversion
5 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
6 4 (10.26%) Cucumber
7 3 (7.69%) TeamCity
7 3 (7.69%) Firebug
7 3 (7.69%) HP UFT
7 3 (7.69%) JUnit
8 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
9 1 (2.56%) Ant
9 1 (2.56%) jMock
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Publishing
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Developer
2 16 (41.03%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Test Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Tester
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Data Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Data Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Java Web Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) Spring
2 9 (23.08%) Hibernate
3 8 (20.51%) XML
3 8 (20.51%) XSLT
4 6 (15.38%) CSS
4 6 (15.38%) HTML
5 5 (12.82%) J2EE
5 5 (12.82%) Lucene
5 5 (12.82%) Java EE
5 5 (12.82%) Spring MVC
5 5 (12.82%) Servlets
5 5 (12.82%) JPA
6 4 (10.26%) Web Services
6 4 (10.26%) jQuery
7 3 (7.69%) JNI
7 3 (7.69%) RESTful
7 3 (7.69%) REST
8 2 (5.13%) SOAP
9 1 (2.56%) Struts
9 1 (2.56%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Inversion of Control
1 5 (12.82%) N-Tier
2 3 (7.69%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (2.56%) Smartcard
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) DTCC
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Java Card
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Linux
2 5 (12.82%) UNIX
3 3 (7.69%) Windows
3 3 (7.69%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.56%) Android
4 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (12.82%) TDD
2 5 (12.82%) Risk Management
2 5 (12.82%) Scrum
2 5 (12.82%) OO
2 5 (12.82%) Project Management
2 5 (12.82%) Test Scripting
3 4 (10.26%) Web Development
3 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (10.26%) MVC
3 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
3 4 (10.26%) DevOps
4 3 (7.69%) Integration Testing
4 3 (7.69%) Automation Testing
4 3 (7.69%) BDD
4 3 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
5 2 (5.13%) Automated Testing
5 2 (5.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) SQL
2 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
3 8 (20.51%) XQuery
3 8 (20.51%) XPath
4 3 (7.69%) Ruby
4 3 (7.69%) Python
4 3 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) VBScript
5 1 (2.56%) VB
5 1 (2.56%) C#
5 1 (2.56%) Groovy
5 1 (2.56%) Scala
5 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.56%) JPQL
5 1 (2.56%) HQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) ISEB
1 3 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) HP
2 1 (2.56%) Informatica
2 1 (2.56%) Google
2 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
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