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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 21 11 46
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +35
Contract jobs citing Java 107 161 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.85% 9.68% 3.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.25% 24.47% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 116 45
Median daily rate £375 £378 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% -5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £583 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
481 658 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 30.81% 39.57% 33.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 423 297
Median daily rate £340 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -45.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Java Hourly Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Northamptonshire -5 39 £420 +20.00% 13
Leicestershire +14 28 £300 -20.00% 12
Nottinghamshire -18 18 £388 -18.36% 22
Derbyshire +16 11 £425 +6.25% 6
Lincolnshire -10 1 £250 -29.07% 2
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Java.

1 96 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (40.26%) JavaScript
3 73 (31.60%) Oracle
4 72 (31.17%) HTML
5 57 (24.68%) Web Services
6 56 (24.24%) CSS
7 54 (23.38%) J2EE
8 51 (22.08%) .NET
9 48 (20.78%) Spring
10 43 (18.61%) HTML5
11 41 (17.75%) JSON
11 41 (17.75%) SQL Server
11 41 (17.75%) SQL
12 38 (16.45%) XML
13 36 (15.58%) Eclipse
13 36 (15.58%) Hibernate
14 35 (15.15%) Linux
15 34 (14.72%) Web Development
16 33 (14.29%) Ajax
16 33 (14.29%) CRM
16 33 (14.29%) JSP
16 33 (14.29%) PHP
17 32 (13.85%) Software Engineering
18 31 (13.42%) jQuery
19 30 (12.99%) CSS3
19 30 (12.99%) C#
20 29 (12.55%) JBoss
21 28 (12.12%) SOA
22 27 (11.69%) Windows
23 26 (11.26%) AngularJS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 29 (12.55%) JBoss
2 14 (6.06%) WebSphere
3 12 (5.19%) WebLogic
4 10 (4.33%) Tomcat
4 10 (4.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (2.60%) Apache
5 6 (2.60%) CMS
6 5 (2.16%) Node.js
7 4 (1.73%) AquaLogic
7 4 (1.73%) MQSeries
7 4 (1.73%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (1.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (1.73%) Tuxedo
8 3 (1.30%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.30%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.73%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.73%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.87%) CATIA
3 2 (0.87%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 4 (1.73%) OpenText MBPM
1 4 (1.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.87%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.87%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.43%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.43%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.43%) Magento
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle TCA
3 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.03%) SaaS
3 6 (2.60%) Force.com
4 2 (0.87%) Office 365
5 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.96%) Network Security
2 9 (3.90%) SSL
3 4 (1.73%) HTTP
3 4 (1.73%) LDAP
4 3 (1.30%) Intranet
5 2 (0.87%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.87%) Internet
5 2 (0.87%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.43%) DNS
6 1 (0.43%) Firewall
6 1 (0.43%) IPsec
6 1 (0.43%) SSH
6 1 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (17.75%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.36%) Relational Database
3 16 (6.93%) Oracle Database
4 14 (6.06%) MySQL
5 8 (3.46%) RDBMS
6 7 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.60%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.16%) DB2
9 4 (1.73%) IBM InfoSphere
10 3 (1.30%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.87%) Big Data
11 2 (0.87%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.43%) Adabas
12 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle Discoverer
12 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 36 (15.58%) Eclipse
2 24 (10.39%) Jenkins
2 24 (10.39%) JUnit
3 23 (9.96%) Git (software)
4 22 (9.52%) Ant
5 17 (7.36%) Maven
5 17 (7.36%) Subversion
6 14 (6.06%) Selenium
7 7 (3.03%) Cobertura
7 7 (3.03%) JBehave
8 5 (2.16%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.16%) JIRA
9 4 (1.73%) Checkstyle
9 4 (1.73%) Gradle
9 4 (1.73%) QUnit
9 4 (1.73%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (1.30%) CasperJS
10 3 (1.30%) gulp
10 3 (1.30%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.30%) webpack
General
1 23 (9.96%) Retail
2 20 (8.66%) Finance
3 7 (3.03%) Banking
3 7 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (2.60%) Marketing
5 5 (2.16%) Electronics
5 5 (2.16%) Legal
5 5 (2.16%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.87%) Automotive
6 2 (0.87%) Back Office
6 2 (0.87%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Billing
7 1 (0.43%) Front Office
7 1 (0.43%) Games
7 1 (0.43%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 133 (57.58%) Developer
2 73 (31.60%) Java Developer
3 43 (18.61%) Architect
4 21 (9.09%) UI Developer
5 19 (8.23%) Solutions Architect
6 16 (6.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 16 (6.93%) J2EE Developer
6 16 (6.93%) Java Architect
6 16 (6.93%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 11 (4.76%) Development Manager
7 11 (4.76%) HTML Developer
8 10 (4.33%) Web Developer
9 9 (3.90%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (3.90%) Senior Developer
9 9 (3.90%) Software Engineer
10 8 (3.46%) Consultant
10 8 (3.46%) Senior Architect
11 7 (3.03%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 7 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (3.03%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (31.17%) HTML
2 57 (24.68%) Web Services
3 56 (24.24%) CSS
4 54 (23.38%) J2EE
5 51 (22.08%) .NET
6 48 (20.78%) Spring
7 43 (18.61%) HTML5
8 41 (17.75%) JSON
9 38 (16.45%) XML
10 36 (15.58%) Hibernate
11 33 (14.29%) Ajax
11 33 (14.29%) JSP
12 31 (13.42%) jQuery
13 30 (12.99%) CSS3
14 26 (11.26%) AngularJS
15 22 (9.52%) RESTful
16 19 (8.23%) SOAP
17 18 (7.79%) JPA
18 16 (6.93%) REST
19 13 (5.63%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.96%) Digital Media
2 16 (6.93%) User Experience
3 13 (5.63%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.90%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.60%) Minimum Viable Product
6 4 (1.73%) FMCG
7 3 (1.30%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.87%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (0.87%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.43%) Blog
9 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.43%) EPoS
9 1 (0.43%) Handset
9 1 (0.43%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.43%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.43%) NHS
9 1 (0.43%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 35 (15.15%) Linux
2 27 (11.69%) Windows
3 14 (6.06%) Unix
4 13 (5.63%) Android
4 13 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (5.19%) Apple iOS
6 10 (4.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.16%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.73%) AIX
8 4 (1.73%) OS/390
8 4 (1.73%) Solaris
8 4 (1.73%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.30%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.30%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.87%) CentOS
11 1 (0.43%) SUSE
11 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (14.72%) Web Development
3 33 (14.29%) CRM
4 32 (13.85%) Software Engineering
5 28 (12.12%) SOA
6 26 (11.26%) Unit Testing
7 25 (10.82%) DevOps
7 25 (10.82%) E-Commerce
8 23 (9.96%) ERP
8 23 (9.96%) OO
9 20 (8.66%) Scrum
10 19 (8.23%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (8.23%) Front End Development
11 16 (6.93%) Migration
11 16 (6.93%) SDLC
12 15 (6.49%) Configuration Management
12 15 (6.49%) MVC
12 15 (6.49%) TOGAF
13 14 (6.06%) Data Migration
14 11 (4.76%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (40.26%) JavaScript
2 41 (17.75%) SQL
3 33 (14.29%) PHP
4 30 (12.99%) C#
5 20 (8.66%) PL/SQL
6 16 (6.93%) C++
7 9 (3.90%) C
7 9 (3.90%) Ruby
8 8 (3.46%) Python
9 7 (3.03%) Objective-C
9 7 (3.03%) VBScript
10 6 (2.60%) Apex Code
10 6 (2.60%) Perl
11 5 (2.16%) Apple Swift
12 4 (1.73%) Groovy
13 3 (1.30%) VB
14 2 (0.87%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.87%) Haskell
14 2 (0.87%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (7.36%) Degree
2 16 (6.93%) Sun Certification
3 8 (3.46%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.60%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.30%) OCMJD
6 1 (0.43%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.43%) HND
6 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.43%) PMP
6 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.03%) QA
2 4 (1.73%) SLA
3 2 (0.87%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.43%) SEPA
System Software
1 7 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.60%) Docker
3 2 (0.87%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.43%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 8 (3.46%) Puppet
2 7 (3.03%) BladeLogic
2 7 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.60%) Ansible
4 3 (1.30%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.30%) Mesos
5 2 (0.87%) OpenAM
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.43%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.43%) Nagios
6 1 (0.43%) Packer
Vendors
1 73 (31.60%) Oracle
2 20 (8.66%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.66%) SAP
3 14 (6.06%) Sun
4 13 (5.63%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (5.19%) Informatica
6 10 (4.33%) IBM
6 10 (4.33%) Red Hat
7 9 (3.90%) VMware
8 7 (3.03%) Adobe
9 6 (2.60%) TIBCO
10 4 (1.73%) Axway
10 4 (1.73%) Endeca
10 4 (1.73%) Fujitsu
10 4 (1.73%) Talend
11 2 (0.87%) Apigee
11 2 (0.87%) Google
11 2 (0.87%) hybris
11 2 (0.87%) WSO2
11 2 (0.87%) Zend
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Rate: Up to £400 per day
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Rate: £475 - £575 per day
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Rate: £475 - £575 per day
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