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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 15 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Contract jobs citing Java 129 113 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.11% 7.01% 5.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.95% 19.93% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 58 42
Median daily rate £438 £428 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.33% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £297 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £8.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
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
562 567 457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 35.35% 35.15% 30.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 350 254
Median daily rate £375 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 29
Median hourly rate £42.00 £8.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+425.00% -77.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £8.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +7 42 £450 - 14
Nottinghamshire -12 31 £450 +9.09% 36
Leicestershire +13 16 £400 +6.66% 14
Lincolnshire - 14 £388 - 3
Derbyshire 0 9 £338 +17.39% 8
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 97 (41.28%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (37.87%) JavaScript
3 61 (25.96%) Oracle
4 52 (22.13%) HTML
5 51 (21.70%) J2EE
6 50 (21.28%) Linux
7 47 (20.00%) PHP
8 44 (18.72%) Spring
9 43 (18.30%) CSS
9 43 (18.30%) Web Services
9 43 (18.30%) E-Commerce
10 39 (16.60%) JSON
11 38 (16.17%) Git (software)
12 37 (15.74%) Web Development
13 35 (14.89%) Hibernate
13 35 (14.89%) JBoss
13 35 (14.89%) HTML5
14 34 (14.47%) Jenkins
14 34 (14.47%) DevOps
14 34 (14.47%) CRM
15 33 (14.04%) .NET
16 31 (13.19%) ERP
16 31 (13.19%) Finance
17 29 (12.34%) Digital Media
17 29 (12.34%) Network Security
18 28 (11.91%) jQuery
18 28 (11.91%) Eclipse
19 27 (11.49%) JUnit
19 27 (11.49%) Unit Testing
19 27 (11.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 35 (14.89%) JBoss
2 22 (9.36%) WebSphere
3 13 (5.53%) Apache Solr
4 12 (5.11%) Tomcat
5 9 (3.83%) WebLogic
6 8 (3.40%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (2.98%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.70%) Apache
9 3 (1.28%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.28%) CMS
9 3 (1.28%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.43%) CICS
11 1 (0.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.85%) SAP ERP
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
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.49%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.83%) DigitalOcean
2 9 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.98%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (2.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 7 (2.98%) Amazon S3
3 7 (2.98%) Route 53
4 3 (1.28%) Office 365
5 2 (0.85%) PaaS
6 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.43%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (12.34%) Network Security
2 5 (2.13%) HTTP
2 5 (2.13%) SSL
3 4 (1.70%) LDAP
4 2 (0.85%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.85%) Intranet
4 2 (0.85%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.85%) VoIP
5 1 (0.43%) DNS
5 1 (0.43%) Firewall
5 1 (0.43%) Internet
5 1 (0.43%) IPsec
5 1 (0.43%) SSH
5 1 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.64%) MySQL
1 25 (10.64%) Oracle Database
2 23 (9.79%) SQL Server
3 13 (5.53%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.26%) MongoDB
5 9 (3.83%) RDBMS
6 8 (3.40%) Hadoop
7 7 (2.98%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (2.55%) DB2
9 3 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.28%) Big Data
9 3 (1.28%) CouchDB
9 3 (1.28%) HBase
9 3 (1.28%) Impala
9 3 (1.28%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.28%) Redis
10 2 (0.85%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 38 (16.17%) Git (software)
2 34 (14.47%) Jenkins
3 28 (11.91%) Eclipse
4 27 (11.49%) JUnit
5 17 (7.23%) Ant
5 17 (7.23%) Subversion
6 14 (5.96%) Maven
7 12 (5.11%) Gradle
8 10 (4.26%) Selenium
8 10 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (2.98%) Cobertura
9 7 (2.98%) Cucumber
9 7 (2.98%) JBehave
9 7 (2.98%) Mockito
10 6 (2.55%) JProfiler
11 5 (2.13%) Jasmine
12 4 (1.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (1.70%) Karma Test Runner
12 4 (1.70%) MSTest
12 4 (1.70%) QUnit
General
1 31 (13.19%) Finance
2 22 (9.36%) Retail
3 14 (5.96%) Banking
4 10 (4.26%) Marketing
5 7 (2.98%) Legal
6 5 (2.13%) Advertising
6 5 (2.13%) Electronics
6 5 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.13%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.28%) Front Office
8 2 (0.85%) Games
8 2 (0.85%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.85%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Back Office
9 1 (0.43%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 133 (56.60%) Developer
2 73 (31.06%) Java Developer
3 54 (22.98%) Architect
4 23 (9.79%) Java Architect
5 21 (8.94%) DevOps Engineer
6 16 (6.81%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (5.11%) UI Developer
8 10 (4.26%) AWS DevOps
8 10 (4.26%) AWS Engineer
8 10 (4.26%) Full Stack Developer
8 10 (4.26%) J2EE Developer
8 10 (4.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 8 (3.40%) Designer
9 8 (3.40%) Digital Architect
9 8 (3.40%) HTML Developer
9 8 (3.40%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (3.40%) Senior Developer
10 7 (2.98%) Agile Java Developer
10 7 (2.98%) Senior Architect
10 7 (2.98%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (22.13%) HTML
2 51 (21.70%) J2EE
3 44 (18.72%) Spring
4 43 (18.30%) CSS
4 43 (18.30%) Web Services
5 39 (16.60%) JSON
6 35 (14.89%) Hibernate
6 35 (14.89%) HTML5
7 33 (14.04%) .NET
8 28 (11.91%) jQuery
9 27 (11.49%) AngularJS
10 25 (10.64%) Ajax
10 25 (10.64%) JSP
11 24 (10.21%) XML
12 23 (9.79%) CSS3
13 22 (9.36%) Java EE
14 20 (8.51%) JPA
15 19 (8.09%) SOAP
15 19 (8.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 18 (7.66%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.34%) Digital Media
2 17 (7.23%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.98%) User Experience
5 6 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.55%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.55%) Public Cloud
6 5 (2.13%) FMCG
7 3 (1.28%) DataPower
7 3 (1.28%) iPad
8 2 (0.85%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.85%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.43%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.43%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.43%) Handset
9 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.43%) Replication
9 1 (0.43%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.43%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 50 (21.28%) Linux
2 27 (11.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (7.66%) Windows
4 17 (7.23%) Unix
5 14 (5.96%) Ubuntu
6 13 (5.53%) CentOS
7 12 (5.11%) Apple iOS
8 9 (3.83%) Android
9 5 (2.13%) Windows Server
9 5 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.70%) Windows Phone
10 4 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.28%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.43%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (41.28%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (18.30%) E-Commerce
3 37 (15.74%) Web Development
4 34 (14.47%) CRM
4 34 (14.47%) DevOps
5 31 (13.19%) ERP
6 27 (11.49%) Unit Testing
7 25 (10.64%) OO
8 23 (9.79%) SOA
9 22 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (8.94%) Scrum
11 18 (7.66%) Microservices
11 18 (7.66%) TOGAF
12 17 (7.23%) Front End Development
13 16 (6.81%) Software Engineering
14 15 (6.38%) Configuration Management
14 15 (6.38%) SDLC
15 14 (5.96%) TDD
16 13 (5.53%) MVC
16 13 (5.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 89 (37.87%) JavaScript
2 47 (20.00%) PHP
3 26 (11.06%) C#
3 26 (11.06%) SQL
4 21 (8.94%) Ruby
5 11 (4.68%) PL/SQL
6 9 (3.83%) Python
7 8 (3.40%) C++
7 8 (3.40%) Shell Script
8 7 (2.98%) Objective-C
9 5 (2.13%) C
9 5 (2.13%) Groovy
9 5 (2.13%) Scala
10 4 (1.70%) AWK
11 3 (1.28%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.43%) Pascal
12 1 (0.43%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (11.06%) Degree
2 10 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.83%) Sun Certification
4 8 (3.40%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.28%) HND
5 3 (1.28%) OCMJD
6 2 (0.85%) HNC
7 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.43%) PMP
7 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.55%) QA
2 3 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.85%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.43%) SEPA
4 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (3.40%) Docker
2 4 (1.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (8.51%) Puppet
2 7 (2.98%) Ansible
2 7 (2.98%) BladeLogic
3 4 (1.70%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.28%) Mesos
4 3 (1.28%) Oozie
5 2 (0.85%) OpenAM
5 2 (0.85%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.43%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.43%) Nagios
6 1 (0.43%) Packer
Vendors
1 61 (25.96%) Oracle
2 25 (10.64%) Red Hat
3 18 (7.66%) Endeca
4 17 (7.23%) hybris
5 14 (5.96%) Microsoft
5 14 (5.96%) SAP
6 9 (3.83%) IBM
6 9 (3.83%) Rackspace
7 6 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.70%) Apigee
8 4 (1.70%) Perforce
8 4 (1.70%) Talend
9 3 (1.28%) Adobe
9 3 (1.28%) Sun
10 2 (0.85%) Google
10 2 (0.85%) Pega
10 2 (0.85%) VMware
10 2 (0.85%) WSO2
10 2 (0.85%) Zend
11 1 (0.43%) OpenText
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