The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 22 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing Java 4 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 2.56% 5.56% 2.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.76% 21.88% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £338 £288 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -17.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £278 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £298 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £8.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
Java
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Derby region.

Programming Languages Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
34 32 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 21.79% 25.40% 30.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 25
Median daily rate £325 £320 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £395 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Median hourly rate £41.50 £10.38 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+300.00% +3.75%
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 Derby

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derby region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Derby

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the Derby region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in Derby

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Derby region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 28 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 Derby region with a requirement for Java.

1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) JavaFX
2 2 (40.00%) JPA
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Mockito
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Derby 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 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Mockito
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Umbraco Developer
3 1 (20.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (40.00%) JavaFX
2 2 (40.00%) JPA
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) Swing
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) OOP
1 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) UML
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft