The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Brighton region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 18 30 32
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Contract jobs citing Java 13 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 6.37% 1.68% 3.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.62% 2.78% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 6
Average daily rate
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£363 £425 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +32.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £425 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £425 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
103 108 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 50.49% 60.34% 40.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 48 58
Average daily rate £250 £335 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.37% +1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £382 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £16.52 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014, 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 12 (60.00%) Spring
1 12 (60.00%) Maven
2 9 (45.00%) Java EE
2 9 (45.00%) Subversion
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) PHP
3 6 (30.00%) Oracle
3 6 (30.00%) Web Services
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
4 5 (25.00%) J2EE
4 5 (25.00%) Spring MVC
4 5 (25.00%) MVC
4 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (25.00%) jQuery
4 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (20.00%) GlassFish
5 4 (20.00%) Finance
5 4 (20.00%) Migration
5 4 (20.00%) Ant
5 4 (20.00%) EJB
5 4 (20.00%) Servlets
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (15.00%) SAP
6 3 (15.00%) Scrum
6 3 (15.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) Build Automation
6 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
7 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (10.00%) Marketing
7 2 (10.00%) Syclo

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 4 (20.00%) GlassFish
2 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.00%) Captiva
3 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (10.00%) Documentum
4 1 (5.00%) Apache
4 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.00%) Magento
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Maven
2 9 (45.00%) Subversion
3 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (20.00%) Ant
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Java Web Developer
3 5 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Mobility Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) Spring
2 9 (45.00%) Java EE
3 6 (30.00%) Web Services
4 5 (25.00%) J2EE
4 5 (25.00%) Spring MVC
4 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (25.00%) jQuery
5 4 (20.00%) EJB
5 4 (20.00%) Servlets
6 2 (10.00%) XML
7 1 (5.00%) HTML
7 1 (5.00%) SOAP
7 1 (5.00%) CSS
7 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.00%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) UNIX
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) MVC
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Scrum
3 3 (15.00%) TDD
3 3 (15.00%) Build Automation
4 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (30.00%) PHP
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) SAP
3 2 (10.00%) Syclo
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) JD Edwards
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com