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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 23 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing Java 17 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 6.25% 2.75% 3.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.98% 5.05% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 8
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£388 £331 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.98% -1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £306 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £356 £386
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 £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
131 99 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 48.16% 54.40% 51.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 45 68
Average daily rate £350 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 2
Average hourly rate £18.71 £37.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.12% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £37.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 (48.00%) Spring
1 12 (48.00%) Maven
2 9 (36.00%) Java EE
2 9 (36.00%) Subversion
3 8 (32.00%) Linux
4 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (24.00%) PHP
5 6 (24.00%) Oracle
5 6 (24.00%) Ant
5 6 (24.00%) Web Services
5 6 (24.00%) jQuery
5 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (20.00%) Spring MVC
6 5 (20.00%) J2EE
6 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 5 (20.00%) MVC
7 4 (16.00%) Finance
7 4 (16.00%) Migration
7 4 (16.00%) EJB
7 4 (16.00%) Servlets
7 4 (16.00%) UNIX
7 4 (16.00%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (16.00%) GlassFish
8 3 (12.00%) Captiva
8 3 (12.00%) Marketing
8 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
8 3 (12.00%) Build Automation
8 3 (12.00%) Windows
8 3 (12.00%) XML
8 3 (12.00%) ITIL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (16.00%) GlassFish
2 3 (12.00%) Captiva
2 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (12.00%) Documentum
3 2 (8.00%) Apache
4 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Maven
2 9 (36.00%) Subversion
3 6 (24.00%) Ant
3 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (8.00%) JIRA
5 2 (8.00%) Selenium
5 2 (8.00%) Hudson
6 1 (4.00%) JUnit
6 1 (4.00%) JMeter
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Java Web Developer
3 5 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Mobility Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Documentum Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Documentum Support
6 1 (4.00%) Head of Technology
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) Spring
2 9 (36.00%) Java EE
3 6 (24.00%) Web Services
3 6 (24.00%) jQuery
4 5 (20.00%) Spring MVC
4 5 (20.00%) J2EE
4 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (16.00%) EJB
5 4 (16.00%) Servlets
6 3 (12.00%) XML
7 2 (8.00%) HTML
7 2 (8.00%) CSS
8 1 (4.00%) Backbone.js
8 1 (4.00%) Sass
8 1 (4.00%) LESS
8 1 (4.00%) .NET
8 1 (4.00%) JSP
8 1 (4.00%) SOAP
8 1 (4.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.00%) EMV
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) UNIX
3 3 (12.00%) Windows
4 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) MVC
2 4 (16.00%) Migration
3 3 (12.00%) Build Automation
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL
3 3 (12.00%) TDD
3 3 (12.00%) Scrum
4 2 (8.00%) CRM
4 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.00%) Data Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.00%) Progressive Enhancement
5 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.00%) Cash Management
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Web Development
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) OO
5 1 (4.00%) ETL
5 1 (4.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (24.00%) PHP
3 2 (8.00%) Perl
3 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) SAP
3 2 (8.00%) Syclo
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
4 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.00%) JBoss
Brighton, East Sussex
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