The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 22 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Java 3 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 2.19% 3.50% 4.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.33% 9.26% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Average daily rate £300 £388 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -4.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
36 54 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 26.28% 37.76% 38.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 37 38
Average daily rate £225 £351 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.94% +9.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £208 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Derby region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) JPA
2 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
3 1 (33.33%) BC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) JDBC
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) JPA
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) JDBC
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) E-business
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle