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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 7 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Contract jobs citing Java 39 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 20.31% 7.06% 6.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.89% 15.70% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 12 11
Median daily rate £501 £394 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% +1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £500 £500
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 £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
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
135 121 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 70.31% 44.98% 48.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 89 62
Median daily rate £400 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £425 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 10
Median hourly rate - £18.68 £18.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -0.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (50.00%) TDD
2 28 (48.28%) Spring
3 25 (43.10%) Scrum
4 20 (34.48%) Kanban
4 20 (34.48%) BDD
5 18 (31.03%) jQuery
5 18 (31.03%) Cucumber
6 17 (29.31%) REST
6 17 (29.31%) SQL
7 16 (27.59%) Oracle
7 16 (27.59%) JUnit
7 16 (27.59%) JSP
7 16 (27.59%) SOAP
7 16 (27.59%) Struts
7 16 (27.59%) CQRS
7 16 (27.59%) JAX-RS
7 16 (27.59%) Mockito
7 16 (27.59%) Hamcrest
7 16 (27.59%) Groovy
7 16 (27.59%) Domain-Driven Design
7 16 (27.59%) Oracle Database
8 15 (25.86%) MyBatis
9 14 (24.14%) Scala
9 14 (24.14%) Pair Programming
10 13 (22.41%) Python
11 12 (20.69%) Selenium
12 11 (18.97%) Jenkins
12 11 (18.97%) Hibernate
13 10 (17.24%) Migration

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 10 (17.24%) JBoss
1 10 (17.24%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.72%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.59%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (31.03%) Cucumber
2 16 (27.59%) Hamcrest
2 16 (27.59%) JUnit
2 16 (27.59%) Mockito
3 12 (20.69%) Selenium
4 11 (18.97%) Jenkins
5 10 (17.24%) Git (software)
5 10 (17.24%) Subversion
6 2 (3.45%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.72%) Gradle
7 1 (1.72%) Maven
General
1 3 (5.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (86.21%) Developer
2 45 (77.59%) Java Developer
3 17 (29.31%) Senior Developer
3 17 (29.31%) Senior Java Developer
4 16 (27.59%) Agile Developer
4 16 (27.59%) Agile Java Developer
5 12 (20.69%) Senior Agile Developer
5 12 (20.69%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 6 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Java Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Scala Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Test Engineer
8 1 (1.72%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (1.72%) Junior Developer
8 1 (1.72%) Junior Java Developer
8 1 (1.72%) SAS Developer
8 1 (1.72%) SQL Developer
8 1 (1.72%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (48.28%) Spring
2 18 (31.03%) jQuery
3 17 (29.31%) REST
4 16 (27.59%) JAX-RS
4 16 (27.59%) JSP
4 16 (27.59%) SOAP
4 16 (27.59%) Struts
5 15 (25.86%) MyBatis
6 11 (18.97%) Hibernate
7 8 (13.79%) CSS
7 8 (13.79%) HTML
8 4 (6.90%) RESTful
9 3 (5.17%) J2EE
9 3 (5.17%) Web Services
10 2 (3.45%) Akka
10 2 (3.45%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.45%) Play Framework
11 1 (1.72%) Ext JS
11 1 (1.72%) Node.js
11 1 (1.72%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) MVS
2 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (50.00%) TDD
2 25 (43.10%) Scrum
3 20 (34.48%) BDD
3 20 (34.48%) Kanban
4 16 (27.59%) CQRS
4 16 (27.59%) Domain-Driven Design
5 14 (24.14%) Pair Programming
6 10 (17.24%) Migration
7 9 (15.52%) Concurrent Programming
8 7 (12.07%) DevOps
9 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.45%) Microservices
10 2 (3.45%) Test Automation
11 1 (1.72%) Analytics
11 1 (1.72%) Continuous Delivery
11 1 (1.72%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (1.72%) Portfolio Management
11 1 (1.72%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.31%) SQL
2 16 (27.59%) Groovy
3 14 (24.14%) Scala
4 13 (22.41%) Python
5 9 (15.52%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.17%) Ruby
7 2 (3.45%) C#
8 1 (1.72%) C
8 1 (1.72%) C++
8 1 (1.72%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.72%) Perl
8 1 (1.72%) PHP
8 1 (1.72%) R
8 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.72%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
1 2 (3.45%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (17.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (17.24%) Packer
Vendors
1 16 (27.59%) Oracle
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.72%) Sencha