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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 17 26 42
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Contract jobs citing Java 123 94 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.75% 5.94% 3.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.82% 16.43% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 55 35
Median daily rate £425 £375 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £300 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +15.37%
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
539 572 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.94% 36.13% 30.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 372 243
Median daily rate £375 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 30
Median hourly rate £45.75 £15.13 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+202.47% -56.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.03 £11.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £37.75 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 28 July 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
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 28 July 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 38 £430 -19.77% 13
Nottinghamshire -10 28 £425 +21.42% 35
Leicestershire +16 14 £365 -2.66% 17
Lincolnshire +3 12 £400 +23.07% 7
Derbyshire +3 10 £338 +17.39% 9
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 89 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (32.48%) JavaScript
3 74 (31.62%) Oracle
4 57 (24.36%) J2EE
5 55 (23.50%) Web Services
6 54 (23.08%) HTML
7 53 (22.65%) Linux
8 51 (21.79%) Spring
9 45 (19.23%) .NET
10 43 (18.38%) PHP
11 41 (17.52%) JSON
12 40 (17.09%) CSS
12 40 (17.09%) Hibernate
13 38 (16.24%) Git (software)
14 36 (15.38%) HTML5
15 35 (14.96%) Web Development
16 33 (14.10%) CRM
17 32 (13.68%) E-Commerce
17 32 (13.68%) Jenkins
18 31 (13.25%) Unit Testing
18 31 (13.25%) JBoss
18 31 (13.25%) SQL Server
19 30 (12.82%) JUnit
19 30 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 28 (11.97%) Degree
20 28 (11.97%) DevOps
20 28 (11.97%) XML
20 28 (11.97%) SQL
21 27 (11.54%) Red Hat
21 27 (11.54%) ERP

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 31 (13.25%) JBoss
2 24 (10.26%) WebSphere
3 13 (5.56%) Apache Solr
3 13 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 11 (4.70%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (3.42%) Tomcat
6 7 (2.99%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.71%) Apache
7 4 (1.71%) CMS
8 3 (1.28%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.28%) AquaLogic
8 3 (1.28%) MQSeries
8 3 (1.28%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.28%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (1.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.28%) Tuxedo
9 2 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (2.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.43%) CATIA
2 1 (0.43%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 4 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.28%) OpenText MBPM
3 2 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.85%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.43%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.43%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.43%) Magento
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle TCA
4 1 (0.43%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.85%) DigitalOcean
2 9 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (2.99%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 7 (2.99%) Amazon S3
3 7 (2.99%) Route 53
4 2 (0.85%) Office 365
4 2 (0.85%) PaaS
4 2 (0.85%) SaaS
5 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.68%) Network Security
2 8 (3.42%) SSL
3 6 (2.56%) HTTP
4 4 (1.71%) LDAP
5 2 (0.85%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.85%) Intranet
5 2 (0.85%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.85%) VoIP
6 1 (0.43%) DNS
6 1 (0.43%) Firewall
6 1 (0.43%) Internet
6 1 (0.43%) IPsec
6 1 (0.43%) SSH
6 1 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 26 (11.11%) MySQL
3 24 (10.26%) Oracle Database
4 18 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.27%) RDBMS
6 9 (3.85%) Hadoop
7 7 (2.99%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.56%) DB2
8 6 (2.56%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.71%) Big Data
9 4 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.28%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.28%) HBase
10 3 (1.28%) Impala
11 2 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.85%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle Discoverer
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 38 (16.24%) Git (software)
2 32 (13.68%) Jenkins
3 30 (12.82%) JUnit
4 27 (11.54%) Eclipse
5 20 (8.55%) Subversion
6 17 (7.26%) Maven
7 15 (6.41%) Ant
8 12 (5.13%) Selenium
9 10 (4.27%) Gradle
10 9 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (3.42%) Cobertura
11 8 (3.42%) JBehave
12 7 (2.99%) Mockito
13 6 (2.56%) Cucumber
14 4 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (1.71%) Jasmine
14 4 (1.71%) JProfiler
14 4 (1.71%) MSTest
14 4 (1.71%) QUnit
14 4 (1.71%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 23 (9.83%) Finance
1 23 (9.83%) Retail
2 10 (4.27%) Banking
2 10 (4.27%) Marketing
3 7 (2.99%) Legal
4 6 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.14%) Electronics
5 5 (2.14%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.28%) Advertising
7 3 (1.28%) Front Office
8 2 (0.85%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Automotive
9 1 (0.43%) Back Office
9 1 (0.43%) Games
9 1 (0.43%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 138 (58.97%) Developer
2 77 (32.91%) Java Developer
3 49 (20.94%) Architect
4 21 (8.97%) Java Architect
5 18 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 17 (7.26%) Solutions Architect
7 16 (6.84%) J2EE Developer
7 16 (6.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 11 (4.70%) UI Developer
9 10 (4.27%) Senior Architect
9 10 (4.27%) Senior Developer
10 9 (3.85%) AWS DevOps
10 9 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
11 8 (3.42%) Designer
12 7 (2.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 7 (2.99%) Full Stack Developer
12 7 (2.99%) Senior Java Developer
13 6 (2.56%) .NET Developer
13 6 (2.56%) Development Manager
13 6 (2.56%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (24.36%) J2EE
2 55 (23.50%) Web Services
3 54 (23.08%) HTML
4 51 (21.79%) Spring
5 45 (19.23%) .NET
6 41 (17.52%) JSON
7 40 (17.09%) CSS
7 40 (17.09%) Hibernate
8 36 (15.38%) HTML5
9 28 (11.97%) XML
10 26 (11.11%) jQuery
11 24 (10.26%) AngularJS
12 23 (9.83%) CSS3
12 23 (9.83%) JSP
13 22 (9.40%) Ajax
13 22 (9.40%) JPA
14 21 (8.97%) SOAP
15 20 (8.55%) RESTful
16 16 (6.84%) Java EE
17 14 (5.98%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.68%) Digital Media
2 21 (8.97%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.85%) User Experience
5 6 (2.56%) Public Cloud
6 5 (2.14%) Minimum Viable Product
7 4 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.71%) FMCG
8 3 (1.28%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.28%) DataPower
9 2 (0.85%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.43%) EPoS
10 1 (0.43%) Handset
10 1 (0.43%) iPad
10 1 (0.43%) Replication
10 1 (0.43%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 53 (22.65%) Linux
2 30 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (9.83%) Windows
4 21 (8.97%) Unix
5 13 (5.56%) Ubuntu
6 11 (4.70%) CentOS
7 10 (4.27%) Android
7 10 (4.27%) Apple iOS
8 7 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.71%) Windows Server
9 4 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.28%) AIX
10 3 (1.28%) OS/390
10 3 (1.28%) Solaris
10 3 (1.28%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.28%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.43%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (14.96%) Web Development
3 33 (14.10%) CRM
4 32 (13.68%) E-Commerce
5 31 (13.25%) Unit Testing
6 28 (11.97%) DevOps
7 27 (11.54%) ERP
8 24 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (10.26%) OO
9 23 (9.83%) SOA
10 22 (9.40%) Configuration Management
11 20 (8.55%) Scrum
11 20 (8.55%) Software Engineering
12 17 (7.26%) MVC
13 15 (6.41%) SDLC
13 15 (6.41%) TOGAF
14 14 (5.98%) Front End Development
14 14 (5.98%) UML
15 12 (5.13%) BDD
16 11 (4.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 76 (32.48%) JavaScript
2 43 (18.38%) PHP
3 28 (11.97%) SQL
4 26 (11.11%) C#
5 20 (8.55%) Ruby
6 13 (5.56%) C++
6 13 (5.56%) PL/SQL
7 9 (3.85%) C
8 8 (3.42%) Python
8 8 (3.42%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.56%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.71%) Apple Swift
10 4 (1.71%) AWK
10 4 (1.71%) Groovy
10 4 (1.71%) Scala
11 3 (1.28%) Perl
12 2 (0.85%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.43%) Pascal
13 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (11.97%) Degree
2 13 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.56%) Sun Certification
3 10 (4.27%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.28%) HND
4 3 (1.28%) OCMJD
5 2 (0.85%) HNC
6 1 (0.43%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
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 6 (2.56%) QA
2 2 (0.85%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.43%) SEPA
3 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.99%) Docker
2 5 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (8.12%) Puppet
2 18 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.42%) BladeLogic
4 7 (2.99%) Ansible
5 3 (1.28%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.28%) Mesos
5 3 (1.28%) Oozie
6 2 (0.85%) OpenAM
6 2 (0.85%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.43%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.43%) Nagios
7 1 (0.43%) Packer
Vendors
1 74 (31.62%) Oracle
2 27 (11.54%) Red Hat
3 23 (9.83%) Microsoft
4 20 (8.55%) SAP
5 16 (6.84%) Endeca
6 14 (5.98%) IBM
7 13 (5.56%) hybris
8 10 (4.27%) Sun
9 9 (3.85%) Rackspace
9 9 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (2.56%) VMware
11 5 (2.14%) Apigee
12 4 (1.71%) Perforce
12 4 (1.71%) Talend
13 3 (1.28%) Axway
13 3 (1.28%) Fujitsu
14 2 (0.85%) Adobe
14 2 (0.85%) Google
14 2 (0.85%) WSO2
14 2 (0.85%) Zend
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