The first table below looks at the demand for Java SE skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the East Midlands region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 88 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Java SE 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.069% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£343 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £256
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
344 331 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.66% 22.72% 20.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 176 134
Average daily rate £315 £283 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.50% -0.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 15
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Java SE
England

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java SE across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Java SE
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Java SE Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Java SE
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java SE within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing Java SE 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 SE.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) J2EE
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) FIX Protocol
2 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 11 (91.67%) Web Services
2 11 (91.67%) Fixed Income
3 9 (75.00%) C++
4 6 (50.00%) Multithreading
5 5 (41.67%) Degree
5 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
5 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (25.00%) Front Office
6 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (25.00%) Spring
6 3 (25.00%) Low Latency
7 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 1 (8.33%) MVC
8 1 (8.33%) C
8 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
8 1 (8.33%) UML
8 1 (8.33%) OOP
8 1 (8.33%) OO
8 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
8 1 (8.33%) Pascal
8 1 (8.33%) GlassFish
8 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (8.33%) QA
8 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing Java SE 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 SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
1 12 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) C++/Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) J2EE
2 11 (91.67%) FIX Protocol
2 11 (91.67%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Spring Security
4 1 (8.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Fixed Income
2 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (25.00%) Low Latency
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) UML
6 1 (8.33%) OOP
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft