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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 27 10 34
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +24
Contract jobs citing Java 76 140 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.05% 8.69% 3.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.74% 25.04% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 68 19
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £346 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £506 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £46.25 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -5.06%
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
454 559 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 30.19% 34.70% 28.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 273 192
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £216 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 33
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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
Northamptonshire -5 26 £400 -5.88% 10
Leicestershire -7 17 £350 -17.64% 16
Nottinghamshire -16 14 £413 +5.76% 13
Derbyshire -19 5 £348 -30.50%
Lincolnshire - - - -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 45 (34.09%) Finance
2 42 (31.82%) Oracle
3 40 (30.30%) J2EE
4 32 (24.24%) JavaScript
5 30 (22.73%) C++
5 30 (22.73%) Web Services
6 28 (21.21%) Spring
7 27 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (20.45%) XML
8 26 (19.70%) HTML
8 26 (19.70%) SQL
9 25 (18.94%) Linux
10 21 (15.91%) Maven
11 20 (15.15%) CSS
11 20 (15.15%) JSP
12 19 (14.39%) E-Commerce
13 17 (12.88%) OO
13 17 (12.88%) Struts
13 17 (12.88%) Hibernate
14 16 (12.12%) Degree
14 16 (12.12%) SOA
14 16 (12.12%) SQL Server
14 16 (12.12%) Multithreading
15 15 (11.36%) Jenkins
15 15 (11.36%) .NET
15 15 (11.36%) WebSphere
16 14 (10.61%) FIX Protocol
16 14 (10.61%) Scrum
16 14 (10.61%) SAP
16 14 (10.61%) Unit Testing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 15 (11.36%) WebSphere
2 13 (9.85%) Tomcat
3 10 (7.58%) Apache
4 7 (5.30%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (5.30%) OpenStack
5 4 (3.03%) CMS
5 4 (3.03%) Oracle Coherence
5 4 (3.03%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.52%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (1.52%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.52%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.52%) CICS
7 2 (1.52%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.76%) IIS
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.76%) Liferay
8 1 (0.76%) Jetty
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (2.27%) Magento
3 2 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.30%) Force.com
2 5 (3.79%) Google Apps
3 4 (3.03%) PaaS
4 3 (2.27%) IaaS
4 3 (2.27%) SaaS
5 2 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.58%) HTTP
2 7 (5.30%) HTTPS
3 6 (4.55%) SAN
3 6 (4.55%) LAN
3 6 (4.55%) WAN
4 4 (3.03%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.27%) Internet
5 3 (2.27%) Firewall
6 2 (1.52%) DMZ
6 2 (1.52%) Intranet
7 1 (0.76%) SSL
7 1 (0.76%) SSH
7 1 (0.76%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.82%) MySQL
3 8 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.06%) DB2
4 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.52%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.76%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.76%) Informix
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.76%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 21 (15.91%) Maven
2 15 (11.36%) Jenkins
3 12 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 11 (8.33%) Selenium
5 10 (7.58%) Git (software)
5 10 (7.58%) JUnit
6 9 (6.82%) Ant
7 7 (5.30%) Subversion
7 7 (5.30%) WebDriver
7 7 (5.30%) Cucumber
8 5 (3.79%) SoapUI
9 4 (3.03%) JIRA
10 3 (2.27%) ClearCase
10 3 (2.27%) JMeter
10 3 (2.27%) JBehave
11 2 (1.52%) Hudson
11 2 (1.52%) Gradle
11 2 (1.52%) jMock
11 2 (1.52%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 45 (34.09%) Finance
2 5 (3.79%) Marketing
2 5 (3.79%) Front Office
3 4 (3.03%) Retail
3 4 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.27%) Banking
4 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.52%) Electronics
6 1 (0.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 73 (55.30%) Developer
2 42 (31.82%) Java Developer
3 17 (12.88%) Architect
4 9 (6.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (6.06%) Tester
6 7 (5.30%) Analyst
6 7 (5.30%) J2EE Developer
6 7 (5.30%) Designer
7 6 (4.55%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 6 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 5 (3.79%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (3.79%) C++ Developer
8 5 (3.79%) Automation Tester
9 4 (3.03%) Android Developer
9 4 (3.03%) Consultant
9 4 (3.03%) Infrastructure Designer
9 4 (3.03%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.03%) Web Developer
9 4 (3.03%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (30.30%) J2EE
2 30 (22.73%) Web Services
3 28 (21.21%) Spring
4 27 (20.45%) XML
5 26 (19.70%) HTML
6 20 (15.15%) CSS
6 20 (15.15%) JSP
7 17 (12.88%) Struts
7 17 (12.88%) Hibernate
8 15 (11.36%) .NET
9 14 (10.61%) FIX Protocol
10 12 (9.09%) Java SE
11 11 (8.33%) SOAP
12 10 (7.58%) REST
12 10 (7.58%) Java EE
13 9 (6.82%) Middleware
13 9 (6.82%) XSLT
14 8 (6.06%) JSON
14 8 (6.06%) Ajax
14 8 (6.06%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.85%) Fixed Income
2 10 (7.58%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.06%) Open Source
4 5 (3.79%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.27%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.52%) DataPower
6 2 (1.52%) Clustering
6 2 (1.52%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.52%) DTV
7 1 (0.76%) EMV
7 1 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.76%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.76%) RIA
7 1 (0.76%) APACS
7 1 (0.76%) Tandem
7 1 (0.76%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 25 (18.94%) Linux
2 10 (7.58%) Windows
3 8 (6.06%) Android
4 7 (5.30%) UNIX
5 6 (4.55%) Apple iOS
6 5 (3.79%) Solaris
6 5 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.52%) SUSE
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (14.39%) E-Commerce
3 17 (12.88%) OO
4 16 (12.12%) SOA
4 16 (12.12%) Multithreading
5 14 (10.61%) Scrum
5 14 (10.61%) Unit Testing
6 11 (8.33%) TDD
6 11 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (7.58%) Electronic Trading
8 9 (6.82%) Configuration Management
8 9 (6.82%) MVC
8 9 (6.82%) Waterfall
9 8 (6.06%) BDD
10 7 (5.30%) UML
11 6 (4.55%) User Stories
11 6 (4.55%) Test Automation
11 6 (4.55%) Software Engineering
11 6 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (4.55%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 32 (24.24%) JavaScript
2 30 (22.73%) C++
3 26 (19.70%) SQL
4 13 (9.85%) C#
5 9 (6.82%) PHP
5 9 (6.82%) Python
6 6 (4.55%) Ruby
7 4 (3.03%) C
8 3 (2.27%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.27%) Perl
8 3 (2.27%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.52%) Groovy
9 2 (1.52%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.52%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.76%) Pascal
10 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.76%) VB
10 1 (0.76%) XPath
10 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (12.12%) Degree
2 5 (3.79%) Sun Certification
3 4 (3.03%) ISEB
4 3 (2.27%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.52%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) PMP
6 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (7.58%) Ansible
2 6 (4.55%) Puppet
3 5 (3.79%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.27%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.76%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 42 (31.82%) Oracle
2 14 (10.61%) SAP
3 11 (8.33%) Google
4 9 (6.82%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (5.30%) IBM
5 7 (5.30%) hybris
6 6 (4.55%) Sun
6 6 (4.55%) HP
7 5 (3.79%) Red Hat
7 5 (3.79%) Cisco
7 5 (3.79%) Adobe
7 5 (3.79%) VMware
8 4 (3.03%) Microsoft
9 3 (2.27%) JD Edwards
9 3 (2.27%) Zend
9 3 (2.27%) Rackspace
10 2 (1.52%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.52%) Software AG
10 2 (1.52%) Citrix
10 2 (1.52%) Intel
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £390 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Mason Frank
Rate: £375 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago