The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 27 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing Java 8 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 3.05% 5.16% 2.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.33% 21.15% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Median daily rate £338 £288 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -10.15%
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
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60 52 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 22.90% 24.41% 29.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 20 36
Median daily rate £325 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £412 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Median hourly rate £41.50 £8.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+418.75% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Java
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -3 4 £338 +17.39% 3
Java
East Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 11 (57.89%) Hibernate
1 11 (57.89%) Spring
1 11 (57.89%) WebSphere
2 9 (47.37%) J2EE
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (31.58%) JSP
4 6 (31.58%) Web Services
4 6 (31.58%) SOA
4 6 (31.58%) Sun Certification
4 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (31.58%) Front End Development
5 5 (26.32%) Eclipse
5 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
5 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
5 5 (26.32%) Linux
5 5 (26.32%) UML
5 5 (26.32%) OOP
5 5 (26.32%) OO
5 5 (26.32%) JUnit
5 5 (26.32%) Integration Testing
5 5 (26.32%) JavaFX
5 5 (26.32%) JPA
5 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (26.32%) Software Architecture
5 5 (26.32%) Mockito
6 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (21.05%) Requirements Engineering
6 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (15.79%) C#

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 11 (57.89%) WebSphere
2 6 (31.58%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Eclipse
1 5 (26.32%) JUnit
1 5 (26.32%) Mockito
1 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) Java Developer
3 9 (47.37%) J2EE Developer
3 9 (47.37%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Java Architect
5 3 (15.79%) Lead Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# WPF Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Umbraco Developer
6 1 (5.26%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) Hibernate
1 11 (57.89%) Spring
2 9 (47.37%) J2EE
3 6 (31.58%) JSP
3 6 (31.58%) Web Services
4 5 (26.32%) JavaFX
4 5 (26.32%) JPA
5 3 (15.79%) Swing
6 2 (10.53%) .NET
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.26%) CSS
7 1 (5.26%) HTML
7 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Front End Development
2 6 (31.58%) SOA
3 5 (26.32%) Integration Testing
3 5 (26.32%) OO
3 5 (26.32%) OOP
3 5 (26.32%) Software Architecture
3 5 (26.32%) UML
4 4 (21.05%) Requirements Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) CRM
5 3 (15.79%) ERP
5 3 (15.79%) Web Development
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile Development
6 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.26%) MVC
6 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
2 3 (15.79%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) Apple Swift
3 1 (5.26%) C
3 1 (5.26%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
3 1 (5.26%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Sun Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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