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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 10 42 37
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -5
Contract jobs citing Java 178 64 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.25% 4.01% 4.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.97% 11.57% 12.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 35 35
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £279 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £447 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
660 553 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 38.02% 34.63% 34.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 324 226
Average daily rate £350 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 37 28
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.11 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Northamptonshire +23 87 £350 +8.10% 18
Nottinghamshire +2 34 £475 +13.09% 16
Leicestershire +18 21 £400 +33.33% 6
Lincolnshire - 12 £425 - 4
Derbyshire +8 9 £340 +4.61% 4
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 127 (41.91%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (22.11%) JavaScript
3 65 (21.45%) Scrum
4 61 (20.13%) Web Services
5 60 (19.80%) Finance
6 55 (18.15%) Linux
7 53 (17.49%) TDD
7 53 (17.49%) Spring
8 50 (16.50%) Oracle
9 48 (15.84%) SQL
9 48 (15.84%) HTML
10 42 (13.86%) Jenkins
11 40 (13.20%) JUnit
11 40 (13.20%) E-Commerce
12 38 (12.54%) Tomcat
12 38 (12.54%) CSS
12 38 (12.54%) MVC
13 36 (11.88%) Maven
13 36 (11.88%) JSP
14 34 (11.22%) J2EE
15 33 (10.89%) UNIX
16 32 (10.56%) REST
17 31 (10.23%) hybris
18 30 (9.90%) Open Source
19 29 (9.57%) JBoss
19 29 (9.57%) SOA
19 29 (9.57%) Subversion
19 29 (9.57%) Banking
20 28 (9.24%) Retail
20 28 (9.24%) Java EE

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 38 (12.54%) Tomcat
2 29 (9.57%) JBoss
3 24 (7.92%) Apache
4 20 (6.60%) Apache Solr
5 12 (3.96%) NetWeaver
5 12 (3.96%) WebSphere
6 11 (3.63%) Node.js
7 8 (2.64%) Mule
7 8 (2.64%) Mule ESB
8 7 (2.31%) OpenStack
9 6 (1.98%) CMS
10 5 (1.65%) Liferay
11 4 (1.32%) Adobe CQ
11 4 (1.32%) Magnolia
11 4 (1.32%) SAP Portal
12 3 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.99%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.66%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (1.65%) Photoshop
1 5 (1.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.66%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (0.66%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.33%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.33%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.31%) GitHub
3 6 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.32%) SaaS
5 2 (0.66%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.33%) PaaS
6 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.30%) HTTP
2 7 (2.31%) HTTPS
2 7 (2.31%) Firewall
3 6 (1.98%) DMZ
4 5 (1.65%) Internet
4 5 (1.65%) SAN
5 4 (1.32%) NFC
6 3 (0.99%) SSL
7 2 (0.66%) LAN
7 2 (0.66%) WAN
8 1 (0.33%) DNS
8 1 (0.33%) LDAP
8 1 (0.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.93%) MySQL
2 19 (6.27%) Oracle Database
3 17 (5.61%) SQL Server
4 11 (3.63%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (3.30%) Relational Database
6 9 (2.97%) DB2
6 9 (2.97%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (1.98%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.65%) MS Access
8 5 (1.65%) SAP BI
8 5 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.32%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.99%) Big Data
11 2 (0.66%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.66%) QlikView
11 2 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (0.33%) Pentaho
12 1 (0.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 42 (13.86%) Jenkins
2 40 (13.20%) JUnit
3 36 (11.88%) Maven
4 29 (9.57%) Subversion
5 27 (8.91%) Git (software)
6 18 (5.94%) Ant
7 13 (4.29%) Gradle
8 11 (3.63%) Cucumber
8 11 (3.63%) Calabash
8 11 (3.63%) Android Studio
9 10 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (2.97%) Selenium
11 8 (2.64%) Eclipse
12 7 (2.31%) Grunt
12 7 (2.31%) Spock
12 7 (2.31%) Bower
13 6 (1.98%) WebDriver
13 6 (1.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 6 (1.98%) ClearCase
13 6 (1.98%) Oracle APEX
General
1 60 (19.80%) Finance
2 29 (9.57%) Banking
3 28 (9.24%) Retail
4 21 (6.93%) Marketing
5 6 (1.98%) Billing
5 6 (1.98%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.65%) Legal
6 5 (1.65%) Electronics
6 5 (1.65%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.66%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.33%) Publishing
8 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 158 (52.15%) Developer
2 85 (28.05%) Java Developer
3 54 (17.82%) Architect
4 24 (7.92%) Solutions Architect
5 22 (7.26%) Analyst
6 20 (6.60%) Java Architect
7 18 (5.94%) Android Developer
7 18 (5.94%) Consultant
8 17 (5.61%) Senior Developer
9 12 (3.96%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (2.97%) Programmer
10 9 (2.97%) Technical Architect
11 8 (2.64%) UI Programmer
11 8 (2.64%) DevOps Engineer
11 8 (2.64%) UI Developer
12 7 (2.31%) Analyst Programmer
12 7 (2.31%) Applications Developer
12 7 (2.31%) Technical Leader
13 6 (1.98%) E-Commerce Manager
13 6 (1.98%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (20.13%) Web Services
2 53 (17.49%) Spring
3 48 (15.84%) HTML
4 38 (12.54%) CSS
5 36 (11.88%) JSP
6 34 (11.22%) J2EE
7 32 (10.56%) REST
8 28 (9.24%) Java EE
9 26 (8.58%) JSON
9 26 (8.58%) Ajax
10 22 (7.26%) XML
10 22 (7.26%) jQuery
11 21 (6.93%) SOAP
11 21 (6.93%) .NET
11 21 (6.93%) Middleware
12 20 (6.60%) Hibernate
13 19 (6.27%) Spring MVC
14 17 (5.61%) HTML5
15 12 (3.96%) JMS
15 12 (3.96%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.90%) Open Source
2 14 (4.62%) Mobile App
2 14 (4.62%) Clustering
2 14 (4.62%) User Experience
3 7 (2.31%) EMV
4 5 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (1.65%) DTV
4 5 (1.65%) Mainframe
4 5 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.66%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.66%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.33%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.33%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.33%) NHS
6 1 (0.33%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.33%) IVR
6 1 (0.33%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 55 (18.15%) Linux
2 33 (10.89%) UNIX
3 23 (7.59%) Android
4 12 (3.96%) Windows
5 9 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (2.64%) CentOS
7 5 (1.65%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.33%) Debian
8 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (41.91%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (21.45%) Scrum
3 53 (17.49%) TDD
4 40 (13.20%) E-Commerce
5 38 (12.54%) MVC
6 29 (9.57%) SOA
7 25 (8.25%) DevOps
8 22 (7.26%) Android Development
8 22 (7.26%) Configuration Management
9 19 (6.27%) BDD
10 17 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (5.28%) OO
12 15 (4.95%) ITIL
12 15 (4.95%) Performance Tuning
13 14 (4.62%) B2B
13 14 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (4.29%) OOP
14 13 (4.29%) Coaching
15 12 (3.96%) Continuous Delivery
15 12 (3.96%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (22.11%) JavaScript
2 48 (15.84%) SQL
3 25 (8.25%) PL/SQL
4 15 (4.95%) C#
5 10 (3.30%) Ruby
6 8 (2.64%) AWK
7 6 (1.98%) Python
8 5 (1.65%) Objective-C
9 4 (1.32%) Clojure
9 4 (1.32%) VB
9 4 (1.32%) Perl
10 3 (0.99%) PHP
10 3 (0.99%) VBA
10 3 (0.99%) Smalltalk
10 3 (0.99%) Scala
11 2 (0.66%) ABAP
11 2 (0.66%) C++
11 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.33%) C
12 1 (0.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (1.65%) Degree
2 2 (0.66%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.66%) HND
2 2 (0.66%) Sun Certification
2 2 (0.66%) OCMJD
3 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.33%) ISEB
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.28%) QA
2 3 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.64%) iptables
2 7 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.32%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.32%) Docker
4 1 (0.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 20 (6.60%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (5.28%) Ansible
3 14 (4.62%) Puppet
4 8 (2.64%) HAProxy
5 7 (2.31%) Nagios
6 6 (1.98%) Vagrant
6 6 (1.98%) Salt
7 4 (1.32%) SCOM
8 3 (0.99%) Pacemaker
9 1 (0.33%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.33%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.33%) BMC Performance Manager
9 1 (0.33%) Oozie
9 1 (0.33%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 50 (16.50%) Oracle
2 31 (10.23%) hybris
3 25 (8.25%) SAP
4 20 (6.60%) Endeca
5 16 (5.28%) Red Hat
6 11 (3.63%) IBM
7 10 (3.30%) Microsoft
8 8 (2.64%) Adobe
8 8 (2.64%) Google
8 8 (2.64%) VMware
9 6 (1.98%) New Relic
9 6 (1.98%) Software AG
10 5 (1.65%) Informatica
10 5 (1.65%) Intel
11 4 (1.32%) NetApp
12 3 (0.99%) Sun
13 2 (0.66%) HP
13 2 (0.66%) Cisco
13 2 (0.66%) Business Objects
13 2 (0.66%) Apple
East Midlands
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £275 to £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
LA International
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
CPS Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Leicestershire
Next Ventures Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
East Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago