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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
England / East Midlands
Rank 13 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing Java 143 125 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.90% 7.91% 9.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.32% 23.95% 27.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 76 75
Median daily rate £400 £370 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £488 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £408 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +13.33%

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
588 522 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 40.69% 33.02% 34.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 319 296
Median daily rate £350 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 15
Median hourly rate £21.50 £31.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.20% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £14.00 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.45 £35.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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
Nottinghamshire +4 60 £375 - 29
Northamptonshire +2 38 £415 +18.57% 11
Leicestershire +6 18 £450 +50.08% 5
Derbyshire -1 10 £338 -6.25% 2
Lincolnshire - 4 £398 - 2
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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.

1 125 (48.26%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (35.14%) JavaScript
3 81 (31.27%) Oracle
4 72 (27.80%) J2EE
5 70 (27.03%) Spring
6 60 (23.17%) E-Commerce
7 58 (22.39%) SQL
8 56 (21.62%) Web Services
9 53 (20.46%) Java EE
10 52 (20.08%) CSS
11 50 (19.31%) HTML
12 49 (18.92%) JBoss
12 49 (18.92%) Scrum
13 44 (16.99%) Hibernate
14 42 (16.22%) Finance
15 41 (15.83%) Git (software)
16 39 (15.06%) jQuery
17 38 (14.67%) AngularJS
18 36 (13.90%) Linux
18 36 (13.90%) Microservices
19 34 (13.13%) JSP
19 34 (13.13%) Eclipse
20 31 (11.97%) .NET
20 31 (11.97%) Oracle Database
21 30 (11.58%) Jenkins
21 30 (11.58%) Unix
22 29 (11.20%) TDD
23 28 (10.81%) OO
23 28 (10.81%) SOAP
24 27 (10.42%) C#

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 49 (18.92%) JBoss
2 25 (9.65%) Tomcat
3 20 (7.72%) Apache
4 17 (6.56%) WebSphere
5 7 (2.70%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.32%) IIS
6 6 (2.32%) iPlanet
7 5 (1.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (1.93%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.54%) nginx
8 4 (1.54%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (1.16%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.77%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.77%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.77%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.39%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.39%) Mule
11 1 (0.39%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 6 (2.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.54%) MS Office
2 4 (1.54%) MS Project
2 4 (1.54%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.39%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (1.54%) Demantra
1 4 (1.54%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (1.54%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (1.54%) SnowdropKCS
2 3 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.39%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.95%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.32%) GitHub
4 5 (1.93%) IaaS
5 4 (1.54%) Datadog
5 4 (1.54%) Heroku
5 4 (1.54%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.39%) Office 365
6 1 (0.39%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.02%) Firewall
2 8 (3.09%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.32%) BIG-IP
4 4 (1.54%) FTP
4 4 (1.54%) Network Security
4 4 (1.54%) SAN
5 3 (1.16%) LDAP
6 2 (0.77%) HTTP
6 2 (0.77%) Internet
6 2 (0.77%) NAS
6 2 (0.77%) SSH
7 1 (0.39%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.97%) Oracle Database
2 25 (9.65%) SQL Server
3 21 (8.11%) NoSQL
4 20 (7.72%) Relational Database
5 16 (6.18%) MongoDB
6 15 (5.79%) DB2
7 12 (4.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (4.63%) Redis
8 10 (3.86%) DB2 UDB
9 7 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (2.32%) Endeca
10 6 (2.32%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (2.32%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.93%) MySQL
11 5 (1.93%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (1.54%) DTS
12 4 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.54%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 41 (15.83%) Git (software)
2 34 (13.13%) Eclipse
3 30 (11.58%) Jenkins
4 27 (10.42%) Maven
5 23 (8.88%) Selenium
6 21 (8.11%) Ant
7 20 (7.72%) Subversion
8 17 (6.56%) JUnit
9 16 (6.18%) Cucumber
10 13 (5.02%) JIRA
11 10 (3.86%) Gradle
12 7 (2.70%) Grunt
12 7 (2.70%) IntelliJ
13 6 (2.32%) git-flow
13 6 (2.32%) gulp
13 6 (2.32%) MSTest
13 6 (2.32%) TeamCity
14 5 (1.93%) Bitbucket
14 5 (1.93%) Hudson
14 5 (1.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (16.22%) Finance
2 26 (10.04%) Banking
3 21 (8.11%) Retail
4 8 (3.09%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.54%) Billing
5 4 (1.54%) Publishing
6 2 (0.77%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 135 (52.12%) Developer
2 78 (30.12%) Java Developer
3 48 (18.53%) Architect
4 37 (14.29%) Analyst
5 26 (10.04%) Test Analyst
6 19 (7.34%) JavaScript Developer
7 14 (5.41%) Java Architect
8 13 (5.02%) Digital Architect
8 13 (5.02%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (4.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 10 (3.86%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (3.86%) Senior Technical Analyst
10 10 (3.86%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
10 10 (3.86%) Senior Test Analyst
10 10 (3.86%) Technical Analyst
10 10 (3.86%) Technical Test Analyst
11 9 (3.47%) J2EE Developer
11 9 (3.47%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 8 (3.09%) .NET Developer
12 8 (3.09%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (27.80%) J2EE
2 70 (27.03%) Spring
3 56 (21.62%) Web Services
4 53 (20.46%) Java EE
5 52 (20.08%) CSS
6 50 (19.31%) HTML
7 44 (16.99%) Hibernate
8 39 (15.06%) jQuery
9 38 (14.67%) AngularJS
10 34 (13.13%) JSP
11 31 (11.97%) .NET
12 28 (10.81%) SOAP
13 27 (10.42%) JSON
14 26 (10.04%) Struts
14 26 (10.04%) XML
15 24 (9.27%) HTML5
15 24 (9.27%) JSF
15 24 (9.27%) RESTful
16 22 (8.49%) Ajax
17 21 (8.11%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.41%) User Experience
2 10 (3.86%) Computer Science
2 10 (3.86%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.93%) Cyber Attack
5 4 (1.54%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.54%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.16%) Clustering
6 3 (1.16%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.16%) HP Storage
6 3 (1.16%) HP StoreVirtual
6 3 (1.16%) iPad
7 2 (0.77%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (0.77%) Fintech
7 2 (0.77%) Grid Computing
7 2 (0.77%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.77%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.39%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 36 (13.90%) Linux
2 30 (11.58%) Unix
3 22 (8.49%) Windows
4 10 (3.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.09%) Android
6 6 (2.32%) AIX
6 6 (2.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.32%) Solaris
7 4 (1.54%) HPUX
7 4 (1.54%) VMS
7 4 (1.54%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.39%) CentOS
8 1 (0.39%) SUSE
8 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (48.26%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (23.17%) E-Commerce
3 49 (18.92%) Scrum
4 36 (13.90%) Microservices
5 29 (11.20%) TDD
6 28 (10.81%) OO
7 24 (9.27%) Performance Testing
8 23 (8.88%) Open Source
9 20 (7.72%) Front End Development
9 20 (7.72%) Software Engineering
10 19 (7.34%) BDD
10 19 (7.34%) DevOps
10 19 (7.34%) Web Development
11 18 (6.95%) MVC
11 18 (6.95%) Unit Testing
12 17 (6.56%) SDLC
12 17 (6.56%) Web Application Development
13 16 (6.18%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (6.18%) Test Strategy
14 15 (5.79%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 91 (35.14%) JavaScript
2 58 (22.39%) SQL
3 27 (10.42%) C#
4 22 (8.49%) Python
5 12 (4.63%) PL/SQL
6 10 (3.86%) PHP
7 7 (2.70%) R
8 5 (1.93%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.54%) C++
9 4 (1.54%) Scala
10 3 (1.16%) C
10 3 (1.16%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.77%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.77%) Ruby
11 2 (0.77%) VBScript
12 1 (0.39%) COBOL
12 1 (0.39%) Groovy
12 1 (0.39%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.39%) Perl
12 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (9.65%) Degree
2 12 (4.63%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.09%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.54%) HNC
4 4 (1.54%) HND
4 4 (1.54%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.16%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.77%) ISEB
6 2 (0.77%) OCMJD
6 2 (0.77%) OCPJWCD
7 1 (0.39%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.02%) QA
2 5 (1.93%) JSP 440
2 5 (1.93%) SLA
3 2 (0.77%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.39%) HL7
4 1 (0.39%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (3.86%) Docker
2 6 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.93%) Squid
4 3 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.77%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (3.86%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (3.86%) Tivoli
1 10 (3.86%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 9 (3.47%) Ansible
2 9 (3.47%) Ganglia
2 9 (3.47%) Graphite
2 9 (3.47%) nmon
3 7 (2.70%) Puppet
4 6 (2.32%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (2.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (1.93%) Kubernetes
5 5 (1.93%) logstash
6 4 (1.54%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 4 (1.54%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (1.54%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.54%) Packer
7 3 (1.16%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.77%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.77%) OpenView
9 1 (0.39%) Nagios
Vendors
1 81 (31.27%) Oracle
2 14 (5.41%) Red Hat
3 12 (4.63%) IBM
3 12 (4.63%) VMware
4 10 (3.86%) hybris
5 9 (3.47%) AppDynamics
6 7 (2.70%) Microsoft
7 6 (2.32%) Adobe
7 6 (2.32%) BEA
7 6 (2.32%) Cisco
7 6 (2.32%) F5
7 6 (2.32%) Perforce
7 6 (2.32%) Sun
8 5 (1.93%) SAP
8 5 (1.93%) Splunk
9 4 (1.54%) EMC
9 4 (1.54%) HP
9 4 (1.54%) Software AG
9 4 (1.54%) Symantec
9 4 (1.54%) Veritas
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