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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 25 25 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Java 16 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 5.95% 4.07% 4.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.70% 7.69% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 8
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£275 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £313 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £373 £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 £35.00 £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
126 91 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 46.84% 52.91% 57.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 41 74
Average daily rate £350 £331 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.90% -5.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £393 £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 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 13 (46.43%) Spring
2 12 (42.86%) Maven
3 9 (32.14%) Linux
3 9 (32.14%) Subversion
3 9 (32.14%) Java EE
4 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (21.43%) PHP
5 6 (21.43%) Ant
5 6 (21.43%) Web Services
5 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (21.43%) MVC
5 6 (21.43%) Spring MVC
5 6 (21.43%) jQuery
5 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
6 5 (17.86%) Hibernate
6 5 (17.86%) J2EE
6 5 (17.86%) Oracle
6 5 (17.86%) UNIX
7 4 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (14.29%) XML
7 4 (14.29%) Servlets
7 4 (14.29%) EJB
7 4 (14.29%) Finance
7 4 (14.29%) GlassFish
7 4 (14.29%) Migration
7 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
8 3 (10.71%) Captiva
8 3 (10.71%) Build Automation
8 3 (10.71%) Scrum

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (14.29%) GlassFish
2 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.71%) Captiva
2 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.71%) Documentum
3 2 (7.14%) Apache
4 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
1 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Maven
2 9 (32.14%) Subversion
3 6 (21.43%) Ant
3 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
5 2 (7.14%) Hudson
5 2 (7.14%) Selenium
5 2 (7.14%) JIRA
6 1 (3.57%) JMeter
6 1 (3.57%) JUnit
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Publishing
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) Java Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Java Web Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Web Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Architect
4 5 (17.86%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Mobility Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Automation Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Junior
7 1 (3.57%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) Spring
2 9 (32.14%) Java EE
3 6 (21.43%) Web Services
3 6 (21.43%) Spring MVC
3 6 (21.43%) jQuery
4 5 (17.86%) Hibernate
4 5 (17.86%) J2EE
5 4 (14.29%) XML
5 4 (14.29%) Servlets
5 4 (14.29%) EJB
6 2 (7.14%) HTML
6 2 (7.14%) CSS
7 1 (3.57%) LAMP
7 1 (3.57%) JPA
7 1 (3.57%) Backbone.js
7 1 (3.57%) Sass
7 1 (3.57%) LESS
7 1 (3.57%) JSP
7 1 (3.57%) SOAP
7 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.57%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
2 5 (17.86%) UNIX
3 3 (10.71%) Windows
4 1 (3.57%) Debian
4 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (21.43%) MVC
2 4 (14.29%) Migration
2 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 3 (10.71%) Build Automation
3 3 (10.71%) Scrum
3 3 (10.71%) TDD
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) Data Architecture
4 2 (7.14%) Automation Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.57%) Web Development
5 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.57%) Security Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.57%) Progressive Enhancement
5 1 (3.57%) Cash Management
5 1 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (3.57%) CRM
5 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (21.43%) PHP
3 3 (10.71%) Python
3 3 (10.71%) Perl
4 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.57%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) SAP
2 2 (7.14%) Syclo
3 1 (3.57%) Teradata
3 1 (3.57%) JBoss
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com