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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 29 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing Java 8 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.62% 4.85% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.48% 9.64% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £350 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £350 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +17.16%
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
107 83 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 48.42% 50.30% 53.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 53 33
Average daily rate £300 £290 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £330 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £24.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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
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 26 May 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 (62.07%) Spring
2 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
3 13 (44.83%) Hibernate
4 11 (37.93%) HTML
4 11 (37.93%) SQL
4 11 (37.93%) CSS
5 9 (31.03%) Servlets
5 9 (31.03%) Linux
5 9 (31.03%) Subversion
5 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
6 8 (27.59%) JPA
6 8 (27.59%) Maven
7 7 (24.14%) N-Tier
8 6 (20.69%) Tomcat
8 6 (20.69%) XQuery
8 6 (20.69%) XML
8 6 (20.69%) XSLT
8 6 (20.69%) UNIX
8 6 (20.69%) J2EE
8 6 (20.69%) MySQL
8 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (20.69%) Java EE
8 6 (20.69%) XPath
8 6 (20.69%) QA
8 6 (20.69%) Spring MVC
8 6 (20.69%) Selenium
9 5 (17.24%) jQuery
9 5 (17.24%) Web Development
9 5 (17.24%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (17.24%) Jenkins

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 6 (20.69%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.79%) Jetty
3 3 (10.34%) Apache Solr
4 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.90%) Apache
5 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) MySQL
1 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.90%) BaseX
3 2 (6.90%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Subversion
1 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
2 8 (27.59%) Maven
3 6 (20.69%) Selenium
4 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
5 4 (13.79%) TestNG
5 4 (13.79%) JUnit
6 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
7 2 (6.90%) WebDriver
7 2 (6.90%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (3.45%) Ant
8 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
8 1 (3.45%) IntelliJ
8 1 (3.45%) jMock
8 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (13.79%) Publishing
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Developer
2 18 (62.07%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) J2EE Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Java Web Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Web Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.45%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) Spring
2 13 (44.83%) Hibernate
3 11 (37.93%) HTML
3 11 (37.93%) CSS
4 9 (31.03%) Servlets
5 8 (27.59%) JPA
6 6 (20.69%) XML
6 6 (20.69%) XSLT
6 6 (20.69%) J2EE
6 6 (20.69%) Java EE
6 6 (20.69%) Spring MVC
7 5 (17.24%) jQuery
8 4 (13.79%) RESTful
8 4 (13.79%) Web Services
9 3 (10.34%) REST
9 3 (10.34%) SOAP
10 1 (3.45%) Struts
10 1 (3.45%) JMS
10 1 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (3.45%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) N-Tier
2 5 (17.24%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Java Card
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) EMV
4 1 (3.45%) Smartcard
4 1 (3.45%) DTCC
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) UNIX
3 2 (6.90%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Project Management
1 5 (17.24%) MVC
1 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
1 5 (17.24%) OO
1 5 (17.24%) Web Development
2 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (13.79%) TDD
3 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
3 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
3 3 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (10.34%) BDD
3 3 (10.34%) DevOps
4 2 (6.90%) SDLC
4 2 (6.90%) Software Architecture
4 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.45%) Scrum
5 1 (3.45%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) JavaScript
2 11 (37.93%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) XPath
3 6 (20.69%) XQuery
4 2 (6.90%) Ruby
4 2 (6.90%) Python
4 2 (6.90%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) Groovy
5 1 (3.45%) Scala
5 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.45%) JPQL
5 1 (3.45%) HQL
5 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) EMIR
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Informatica
2 1 (3.45%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
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