The table below looks at the statistics for Java 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 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 22 31 10
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Contract jobs citing Java 113 78 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.01% 5.22% 8.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.93% 17.07% 23.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 42 62
Average daily rate
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£428 £400 £424
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% -5.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £321 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £491 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £8.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Java
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
567 457 567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 35.17% 30.57% 35.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 253 274
Average daily rate £338 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 29 32
Average hourly rate £8.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Java
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 across the East Midlands region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Java
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 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +10 37 £413 +3.12% 19
Northamptonshire +2 30 £450 +12.50% 25
Leicestershire -3 15 £375 +7.14% 7
Derbyshire +3 11 £288 -17.26% 8
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 135 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (23.70%) E-Commerce
3 60 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 59 (21.85%) Spring
5 54 (20.00%) Oracle
6 50 (18.52%) Web Services
6 50 (18.52%) hybris
7 47 (17.41%) Finance
8 45 (16.67%) Scrum
9 43 (15.93%) SOA
10 39 (14.44%) SQL
11 36 (13.33%) JBoss
11 36 (13.33%) Linux
12 34 (12.59%) J2EE
12 34 (12.59%) HTML
12 34 (12.59%) MVC
12 34 (12.59%) Java EE
13 33 (12.22%) TDD
13 33 (12.22%) CSS
13 33 (12.22%) Jenkins
14 30 (11.11%) JUnit
15 29 (10.74%) Hibernate
15 29 (10.74%) SDLC
16 28 (10.37%) Oracle Database
16 28 (10.37%) JSP
17 26 (9.63%) UNIX
17 26 (9.63%) Maven
18 25 (9.26%) Retail
19 24 (8.89%) Subversion
20 23 (8.52%) C#

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 36 (13.33%) JBoss
2 22 (8.15%) Tomcat
3 16 (5.93%) Apache Solr
4 13 (4.81%) WebSphere
5 12 (4.44%) Apache
6 7 (2.59%) Mule
6 7 (2.59%) Mule ESB
7 4 (1.48%) CMS
7 4 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (1.11%) SAS
9 2 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.74%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.74%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.37%) Confluence
10 1 (0.37%) AquaLogic
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.37%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.37%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 8 (2.96%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.59%) MS Office
3 2 (0.74%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.85%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.74%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.37%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.96%) GitHub
2 4 (1.48%) SaaS
2 4 (1.48%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.37%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.37%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.48%) Internet
2 3 (1.11%) MPLS
3 2 (0.74%) SAN
3 2 (0.74%) Intranet
4 1 (0.37%) Network Security
4 1 (0.37%) Converged Networks
4 1 (0.37%) LDAP
4 1 (0.37%) LAN
4 1 (0.37%) SMS
4 1 (0.37%) WAN
4 1 (0.37%) DHCP
4 1 (0.37%) HTTP
4 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.37%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.37%) Oracle Database
2 17 (6.30%) SQL Server
3 14 (5.19%) MySQL
4 12 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (2.59%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.59%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (2.59%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.59%) Couchbase
6 6 (2.22%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.22%) CouchDB
7 4 (1.48%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.48%) DB2
8 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.74%) Big Data
9 2 (0.74%) IBM PureData
10 1 (0.37%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 33 (12.22%) Jenkins
2 30 (11.11%) JUnit
3 26 (9.63%) Maven
4 24 (8.89%) Subversion
5 18 (6.67%) Git (software)
6 16 (5.93%) Ant
7 14 (5.19%) Eclipse
8 11 (4.07%) Selenium
9 10 (3.70%) JIRA
10 9 (3.33%) Spock
11 7 (2.59%) Grunt
11 7 (2.59%) Ranorex
11 7 (2.59%) Bower
11 7 (2.59%) WebDriver
11 7 (2.59%) Gradle
11 7 (2.59%) Lombardi
12 6 (2.22%) Cucumber
13 5 (1.85%) Oracle APEX
14 4 (1.48%) JDeveloper
15 3 (1.11%) Checkstyle
General
1 47 (17.41%) Finance
2 25 (9.26%) Retail
3 17 (6.30%) Marketing
4 13 (4.81%) Banking
5 9 (3.33%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.59%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.59%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.22%) Electronics
8 5 (1.85%) Billing
9 4 (1.48%) Front Office
10 3 (1.11%) Law
11 2 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 130 (48.15%) Developer
2 67 (24.81%) Java Developer
3 53 (19.63%) Architect
4 29 (10.74%) Solutions Architect
5 21 (7.78%) Analyst
6 17 (6.30%) Hybris Developer
7 14 (5.19%) Java Architect
8 13 (4.81%) Hybris Architect
9 12 (4.44%) Senior Developer
10 9 (3.33%) UI Developer
10 9 (3.33%) Android Developer
11 8 (2.96%) UI Programmer
12 7 (2.59%) Test Analyst
12 7 (2.59%) Consultant
13 6 (2.22%) Software Engineer
13 6 (2.22%) Analyst Programmer
13 6 (2.22%) Programmer
13 6 (2.22%) Technical Architect
13 6 (2.22%) Web Developer
13 6 (2.22%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (21.85%) Spring
2 50 (18.52%) Web Services
3 34 (12.59%) HTML
3 34 (12.59%) J2EE
3 34 (12.59%) Java EE
4 33 (12.22%) CSS
5 29 (10.74%) Hibernate
6 28 (10.37%) JSP
7 22 (8.15%) SOAP
8 21 (7.78%) RESTful
9 20 (7.41%) Spring MVC
10 19 (7.04%) Ajax
11 18 (6.67%) .NET
12 17 (6.30%) jQuery
12 17 (6.30%) REST
13 16 (5.93%) JSON
13 16 (5.93%) Apache Camel
14 15 (5.56%) XML
15 14 (5.19%) JPA
16 13 (4.81%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 11 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.33%) User Experience
4 7 (2.59%) Hedge funds
5 6 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.22%) DTV
5 6 (2.22%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.48%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.74%) iPad
8 2 (0.74%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.74%) Clustering
9 1 (0.37%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.37%) Statistics
9 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.37%) Physics
9 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.37%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.37%) Social Media
9 1 (0.37%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (13.33%) Linux
2 26 (9.63%) UNIX
3 11 (4.07%) Android
4 7 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.22%) Windows
6 5 (1.85%) AIX
7 4 (1.48%) Solaris
7 4 (1.48%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.37%) CentOS
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.37%) Debian
8 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (23.70%) E-Commerce
3 45 (16.67%) Scrum
4 43 (15.93%) SOA
5 34 (12.59%) MVC
6 33 (12.22%) TDD
7 29 (10.74%) SDLC
8 22 (8.15%) B2B
9 19 (7.04%) Waterfall
9 19 (7.04%) Performance Tuning
10 18 (6.67%) B2C
11 17 (6.30%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (5.56%) DevOps
13 14 (5.19%) OO
13 14 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (5.19%) Test Automation
13 14 (5.19%) Open Source
14 12 (4.44%) TOGAF
14 12 (4.44%) Programme Management
15 11 (4.07%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 39 (14.44%) SQL
3 23 (8.52%) C#
4 21 (7.78%) PL/SQL
5 14 (5.19%) C++
6 13 (4.81%) Ruby
6 13 (4.81%) Scala
7 11 (4.07%) VBA
8 7 (2.59%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.22%) PHP
10 4 (1.48%) Perl
10 4 (1.48%) AWK
11 3 (1.11%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.11%) C
11 3 (1.11%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.74%) VBScript
12 2 (0.74%) VB
12 2 (0.74%) SAS Macro
13 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.37%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 8 (2.96%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.85%) Degree
4 2 (0.74%) HND
4 2 (0.74%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.74%) OCMJD
5 1 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.37%) CCNA
5 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.78%) QA
2 3 (1.11%) BS25999
3 1 (0.37%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (1.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.74%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.37%) vSphere
3 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (0.37%) Docker
3 1 (0.37%) iptables
Systems Management
1 13 (4.81%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.96%) Puppet
3 6 (2.22%) Ansible
4 3 (1.11%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (0.74%) SCOM
6 1 (0.37%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.37%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.37%) BMC Performance Manager
6 1 (0.37%) SCCM
6 1 (0.37%) Pacemaker
6 1 (0.37%) CA LISA
6 1 (0.37%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 54 (20.00%) Oracle
2 50 (18.52%) hybris
3 21 (7.78%) Endeca
4 15 (5.56%) IBM
5 12 (4.44%) SAP
6 10 (3.70%) Microsoft
7 9 (3.33%) Informatica
7 9 (3.33%) Google
8 7 (2.59%) CA
8 7 (2.59%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.48%) HP
9 4 (1.48%) Adobe
10 3 (1.11%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.74%) ATG
11 2 (0.74%) Sun
11 2 (0.74%) VMware
11 2 (0.74%) Netezza
12 1 (0.37%) Eloqua
12 1 (0.37%) ForgeRock
12 1 (0.37%) MuleSoft
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