The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 19 9 30
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +21
Contract jobs citing Java 8 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 5.44% 16.67% 6.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.76% 22.81% 14.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 11
Median daily rate £423 £438 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.42% +41.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £294 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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
82 114 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 55.78% 73.08% 45.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 57 68
Median daily rate £325 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £273 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 10
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Java.

1 20 (52.63%) Linux
1 20 (52.63%) Git (software)
2 16 (42.11%) Spring
2 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 15 (39.47%) Selenium
4 14 (36.84%) Jenkins
4 14 (36.84%) Hibernate
5 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (31.58%) Subversion
5 12 (31.58%) Maven
6 11 (28.95%) JBoss
6 11 (28.95%) J2EE
6 11 (28.95%) Tomcat
6 11 (28.95%) Python
7 10 (26.32%) HTML
7 10 (26.32%) XML
7 10 (26.32%) Migration
7 10 (26.32%) WebSphere
7 10 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (26.32%) Docker
7 10 (26.32%) Packer
8 9 (23.68%) JPA
8 9 (23.68%) Jetty
9 8 (21.05%) Web Development
9 8 (21.05%) Oracle
9 8 (21.05%) JUnit
10 7 (18.42%) CSS
10 7 (18.42%) SQL
10 7 (18.42%) Inversion of Control
11 6 (15.79%) TestNG

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 11 (28.95%) JBoss
1 11 (28.95%) Tomcat
2 10 (26.32%) WebSphere
3 9 (23.68%) Jetty
4 2 (5.26%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.63%) Apache
5 1 (2.63%) NetWeaver
5 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) MySQL
1 6 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (15.79%) SQLite
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 20 (52.63%) Git (software)
2 15 (39.47%) Selenium
3 14 (36.84%) Jenkins
4 12 (31.58%) Maven
4 12 (31.58%) Subversion
5 8 (21.05%) JUnit
6 6 (15.79%) TestNG
7 4 (10.53%) WebDriver
8 3 (7.89%) Cucumber
9 2 (5.26%) JIRA
9 2 (5.26%) JMeter
10 1 (2.63%) Appium
10 1 (2.63%) Calabash
10 1 (2.63%) CppUnit
10 1 (2.63%) Hamcrest
10 1 (2.63%) LoadRunner
10 1 (2.63%) Mockito
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) Developer
2 24 (63.16%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.79%) J2EE Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (13.16%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Junior
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Java Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Junior QA Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Junior Test Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) QA Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Scala Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) Spring
2 14 (36.84%) Hibernate
3 11 (28.95%) J2EE
4 10 (26.32%) HTML
4 10 (26.32%) XML
5 9 (23.68%) JPA
6 7 (18.42%) CSS
7 6 (15.79%) Spring MVC
7 6 (15.79%) Web Services
8 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
8 3 (7.89%) REST
9 2 (5.26%) jQuery
9 2 (5.26%) Lucene
9 2 (5.26%) Servlets
9 2 (5.26%) SOAP
9 2 (5.26%) XSLT
10 1 (2.63%) JMS
10 1 (2.63%) Middleware
10 1 (2.63%) Struts
10 1 (2.63%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (18.42%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (52.63%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) Migration
3 8 (21.05%) Web Development
4 6 (15.79%) MVC
4 6 (15.79%) Scrum
5 5 (13.16%) BDD
5 5 (13.16%) DevOps
5 5 (13.16%) TDD
6 4 (10.53%) Kanban
6 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Concurrent Programming
7 2 (5.26%) Integration Testing
7 2 (5.26%) OO
7 2 (5.26%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.63%) Code Coverage
8 1 (2.63%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (2.63%) Front End Development
8 1 (2.63%) Project Management
8 1 (2.63%) SDLC
8 1 (2.63%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 11 (28.95%) Python
3 7 (18.42%) SQL
4 3 (7.89%) PHP
5 2 (5.26%) Ruby
5 2 (5.26%) Scala
6 1 (2.63%) ABAP
6 1 (2.63%) C
6 1 (2.63%) C++
6 1 (2.63%) Groovy
6 1 (2.63%) XPath
6 1 (2.63%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) Packer
2 1 (2.63%) Grafana
2 1 (2.63%) Graphite
2 1 (2.63%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) AppDynamics
2 1 (2.63%) Coverity
2 1 (2.63%) Dynatrace
2 1 (2.63%) SAP
2 1 (2.63%) Veracode