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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 27 37 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Contract jobs citing Java 96 58 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.01% 4.01% 7.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.96% 13.27% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 37 60
Average daily rate
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£388 £350 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -17.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £496 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.37% -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
566 437 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 35.44% 30.20% 30.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 244 215
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 31 26
Average hourly rate £15.13 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.78% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £37.50 £52.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +16 40 £350 -17.64% 28
Northamptonshire +9 29 £525 +42.37% 14
Derbyshire -2 11 £288 -10.15% 1
Leicestershire -9 5 £375 +7.14% 10
Lincolnshire - 5 £325 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 139 (51.48%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (22.59%) Oracle
3 59 (21.85%) JavaScript
4 56 (20.74%) Scrum
5 55 (20.37%) Finance
6 54 (20.00%) SQL
6 54 (20.00%) Web Services
7 52 (19.26%) Spring
8 50 (18.52%) E-Commerce
9 46 (17.04%) Linux
10 39 (14.44%) TDD
11 37 (13.70%) hybris
12 35 (12.96%) MVC
13 34 (12.59%) HTML
13 34 (12.59%) SOA
14 33 (12.22%) Java EE
15 29 (10.74%) CSS
15 29 (10.74%) Subversion
15 29 (10.74%) Jenkins
16 28 (10.37%) Oracle Database
16 28 (10.37%) SDLC
16 28 (10.37%) Maven
16 28 (10.37%) JSP
16 28 (10.37%) JUnit
16 28 (10.37%) JBoss
17 27 (10.00%) UNIX
17 27 (10.00%) Retail
18 26 (9.63%) Tomcat
18 26 (9.63%) PL/SQL
18 26 (9.63%) J2EE

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 28 (10.37%) JBoss
2 26 (9.63%) Tomcat
3 19 (7.04%) Apache
4 15 (5.56%) Apache Solr
5 12 (4.44%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.59%) Mule
6 7 (2.59%) Mule ESB
7 4 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (1.48%) SAS
8 3 (1.11%) NetWeaver
8 3 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (1.11%) CMS
9 2 (0.74%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.37%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.37%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
10 1 (0.37%) AquaLogic
10 1 (0.37%) SAP Portal
10 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (4.07%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.22%) MS Office
3 2 (0.74%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.11%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (1.11%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.33%) GitHub
2 4 (1.48%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.11%) SaaS
4 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.37%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.37%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.85%) Internet
2 4 (1.48%) SAN
3 3 (1.11%) HTTPS
3 3 (1.11%) HTTP
3 3 (1.11%) MPLS
3 3 (1.11%) Firewall
4 2 (0.74%) DMZ
5 1 (0.37%) Intranet
5 1 (0.37%) SSL
5 1 (0.37%) DNS
5 1 (0.37%) LAN
5 1 (0.37%) SMS
5 1 (0.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.37%) Oracle Database
2 19 (7.04%) SQL Server
3 16 (5.93%) MySQL
4 13 (4.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.85%) MS Access
9 5 (1.85%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.48%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.48%) DB2
10 4 (1.48%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.11%) Big Data
12 2 (0.74%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 2 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (0.74%) IBM PureData
Development Applications
1 29 (10.74%) Subversion
1 29 (10.74%) Jenkins
2 28 (10.37%) Maven
2 28 (10.37%) JUnit
3 18 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 13 (4.81%) Ant
5 10 (3.70%) Selenium
6 9 (3.33%) Eclipse
6 9 (3.33%) Spock
7 8 (2.96%) Lombardi
7 8 (2.96%) JIRA
8 7 (2.59%) Gradle
8 7 (2.59%) Bower
8 7 (2.59%) Grunt
8 7 (2.59%) Cucumber
9 6 (2.22%) Ranorex
9 6 (2.22%) WebDriver
9 6 (2.22%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 55 (20.37%) Finance
2 27 (10.00%) Retail
3 21 (7.78%) Marketing
3 21 (7.78%) Banking
4 8 (2.96%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.59%) Billing
6 6 (2.22%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.85%) Electronics
8 4 (1.48%) Front Office
9 3 (1.11%) Law
10 2 (0.74%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.74%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 123 (45.56%) Developer
2 67 (24.81%) Java Developer
3 52 (19.26%) Architect
4 30 (11.11%) Analyst
5 24 (8.89%) Solutions Architect
6 11 (4.07%) Senior Developer
7 10 (3.70%) Hybris Developer
8 9 (3.33%) Java Architect
8 9 (3.33%) Android Developer
8 9 (3.33%) Programmer
9 8 (2.96%) Analyst Programmer
9 8 (2.96%) Technical Architect
9 8 (2.96%) MI Analyst
10 7 (2.59%) UI Developer
10 7 (2.59%) Hybris Architect
10 7 (2.59%) UI Programmer
10 7 (2.59%) Test Analyst
10 7 (2.59%) Technical Leader
11 6 (2.22%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (2.22%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (20.00%) Web Services
2 52 (19.26%) Spring
3 34 (12.59%) HTML
4 33 (12.22%) Java EE
5 29 (10.74%) CSS
6 28 (10.37%) JSP
7 26 (9.63%) J2EE
8 25 (9.26%) Hibernate
9 22 (8.15%) Spring MVC
9 22 (8.15%) REST
10 21 (7.78%) .NET
10 21 (7.78%) SOAP
11 16 (5.93%) Middleware
11 16 (5.93%) Ajax
12 15 (5.56%) JSON
13 14 (5.19%) XML
14 13 (4.81%) JPA
15 11 (4.07%) jQuery
15 11 (4.07%) RESTful
15 11 (4.07%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.93%) Mobile App
2 12 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.44%) Data Centre
3 11 (4.07%) Clustering
4 9 (3.33%) User Experience
5 6 (2.22%) Hedge funds
6 5 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (1.85%) DTV
7 4 (1.48%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.37%) Social Media
8 1 (0.37%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.37%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.37%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.37%) IVR
8 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.37%) Physics
8 1 (0.37%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.37%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 46 (17.04%) Linux
2 27 (10.00%) UNIX
3 11 (4.07%) Android
4 10 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (2.96%) CentOS
6 7 (2.59%) Windows
7 4 (1.48%) AIX
7 4 (1.48%) Solaris
8 3 (1.11%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.37%) Debian
9 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (51.48%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (20.74%) Scrum
3 50 (18.52%) E-Commerce
4 39 (14.44%) TDD
5 35 (12.96%) MVC
6 34 (12.59%) SOA
7 28 (10.37%) SDLC
8 22 (8.15%) Performance Tuning
8 22 (8.15%) B2B
9 19 (7.04%) Open Source
10 17 (6.30%) Waterfall
11 16 (5.93%) DevOps
11 16 (5.93%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (5.93%) B2C
12 15 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (5.19%) Mentoring
14 13 (4.81%) Coaching
14 13 (4.81%) Configuration Management
14 13 (4.81%) Performance Management
15 12 (4.44%) OO
Programming Languages
1 59 (21.85%) JavaScript
2 54 (20.00%) SQL
3 26 (9.63%) PL/SQL
4 23 (8.52%) C#
5 14 (5.19%) C++
6 12 (4.44%) VBA
7 10 (3.70%) Ruby
8 8 (2.96%) AWK
8 8 (2.96%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.85%) PHP
9 5 (1.85%) VB
9 5 (1.85%) Scala
10 3 (1.11%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.11%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.11%) C
11 2 (0.74%) Perl
11 2 (0.74%) SAS Macro
12 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.37%) Korn
12 1 (0.37%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (1.85%) Degree
2 4 (1.48%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.74%) HND
4 2 (0.74%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.74%) OCMJD
5 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.15%) QA
2 3 (1.11%) BS25999
System Software
1 8 (2.96%) iptables
2 4 (1.48%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.48%) Docker
3 3 (1.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.37%) HDFS
4 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (4.81%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.96%) Puppet
2 8 (2.96%) HAProxy
2 8 (2.96%) Ansible
3 4 (1.48%) SCOM
4 3 (1.11%) Pacemaker
5 1 (0.37%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.37%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.37%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (0.37%) Oozie
5 1 (0.37%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 61 (22.59%) Oracle
2 37 (13.70%) hybris
3 24 (8.89%) Endeca
4 16 (5.93%) Red Hat
5 15 (5.56%) IBM
6 14 (5.19%) SAP
7 12 (4.44%) Microsoft
7 12 (4.44%) Google
8 9 (3.33%) Informatica
9 4 (1.48%) NetApp
9 4 (1.48%) Adobe
10 3 (1.11%) Sun
10 3 (1.11%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.74%) HP
11 2 (0.74%) Software AG
11 2 (0.74%) Netezza
12 1 (0.37%) F5
12 1 (0.37%) ForgeRock
12 1 (0.37%) MuleSoft
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Rate: £375.90 - £399 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Rate: Up to £455 per day
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East Midlands
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Rate: £350 - 500 per day + negotiable on experience
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £400 per day
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Next Ventures Limited
Rate: £Competitive (market rates)
Posted: 7 days ago
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Rate: competitive
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Rate: £Competitive (market rates)
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Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
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