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 6 May 2016 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 19 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Java 16 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 6.67% 4.27% 4.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.43% 9.00% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 1
Median daily rate £500 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
140 100 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 58.33% 47.39% 45.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 62 46
Median daily rate £375 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £349 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.45
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.23%

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 6 May 2016.

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 6 May 2016, 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 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (50.00%) TDD
3 17 (47.22%) Spring
4 16 (44.44%) BDD
5 15 (41.67%) Scrum
6 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 8 (22.22%) HTML
7 8 (22.22%) Hibernate
7 8 (22.22%) Oracle
7 8 (22.22%) CSS
7 8 (22.22%) Pair Programming
7 8 (22.22%) Kanban
7 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
8 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (16.67%) jQuery
8 6 (16.67%) Web Development
8 6 (16.67%) J2EE
9 5 (13.89%) JUnit
9 5 (13.89%) SQL
9 5 (13.89%) Finance
9 5 (13.89%) Scala
9 5 (13.89%) Android
9 5 (13.89%) Concurrent Programming
9 5 (13.89%) Android Development
9 5 (13.89%) Cucumber
10 4 (11.11%) CSS3
10 4 (11.11%) HTML5
10 4 (11.11%) DevOps
10 4 (11.11%) Maven
10 4 (11.11%) Bluetooth

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 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.56%) Apache Solr
2 2 (5.56%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) Jetty
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) Confluence
3 1 (2.78%) Drupal
3 1 (2.78%) Node.js
3 1 (2.78%) SAS
3 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) BigMachines
1 3 (8.33%) Eloqua
2 1 (2.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) MySQL
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.56%) DB2
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) SQLite
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.89%) Cucumber
2 5 (13.89%) JUnit
3 4 (11.11%) Maven
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (8.33%) Selenium
4 3 (8.33%) WebDriver
5 2 (5.56%) Ant
5 2 (5.56%) Hamcrest
5 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.56%) Mockito
5 2 (5.56%) Subversion
5 2 (5.56%) TestNG
6 1 (2.78%) Gradle
6 1 (2.78%) Hudson
6 1 (2.78%) JIRA
6 1 (2.78%) JMeter
6 1 (2.78%) jMock
6 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (88.89%) Developer
2 25 (69.44%) Java Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Agile Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Agile Java Developer
4 9 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 8 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (19.44%) Senior Agile Developer
6 7 (19.44%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 5 (13.89%) Android Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Java Android Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Java Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Programmer
9 2 (5.56%) Solr Developer
9 2 (5.56%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) Spring
2 8 (22.22%) CSS
2 8 (22.22%) Hibernate
2 8 (22.22%) HTML
3 6 (16.67%) J2EE
3 6 (16.67%) jQuery
4 4 (11.11%) CSS3
4 4 (11.11%) HTML5
4 4 (11.11%) Web Services
5 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.33%) Mason
5 3 (8.33%) REST
5 3 (8.33%) Visualforce
6 2 (5.56%) JAX-RS
6 2 (5.56%) JPA
6 2 (5.56%) MyBatis
6 2 (5.56%) RESTful
6 2 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (5.56%) XML
6 2 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (5.56%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Android
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (50.00%) TDD
3 16 (44.44%) BDD
4 15 (41.67%) Scrum
5 8 (22.22%) Kanban
5 8 (22.22%) Pair Programming
6 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (16.67%) Web Development
7 5 (13.89%) Android Development
7 5 (13.89%) Concurrent Programming
8 4 (11.11%) DevOps
9 3 (8.33%) CRM
9 3 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (8.33%) MVC
10 2 (5.56%) CQRS
10 2 (5.56%) OOP
10 2 (5.56%) Open Source
10 2 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
10 2 (5.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.89%) Scala
2 5 (13.89%) SQL
3 3 (8.33%) Apex Code
3 3 (8.33%) Groovy
3 3 (8.33%) PHP
4 2 (5.56%) XPath
4 2 (5.56%) XQuery
5 1 (2.78%) C
5 1 (2.78%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) C++
5 1 (2.78%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.78%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) R
5 1 (2.78%) Ruby
5 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) ISEB
1 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SDET
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (8.33%) Siebel
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.78%) Rally
4 1 (2.78%) Sencha