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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
England / East Midlands
Rank 18 21 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing Java 116 102 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.77% 6.80% 8.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.83% 18.82% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 60 69
Median daily rate £425 £410 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +7.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £503 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.29% +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
557 542 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 37.33% 36.11% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 327 259
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 21 15
Median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £40.40 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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
Northamptonshire +5 50 £440 +6.66% 3
Nottinghamshire -2 43 £375 - 30
Leicestershire +8 12 £345 -21.14% 7
Derbyshire +3 5 £125 -64.28% 3
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 2
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 (51.44%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (40.33%) JavaScript
3 72 (29.63%) E-Commerce
4 64 (26.34%) J2EE
5 62 (25.51%) Oracle
6 56 (23.05%) Spring
7 55 (22.63%) CSS
8 50 (20.58%) JBoss
9 49 (20.16%) HTML
10 46 (18.93%) SQL
11 45 (18.52%) Finance
11 45 (18.52%) Java EE
11 45 (18.52%) jQuery
12 42 (17.28%) Web Services
13 41 (16.87%) Scrum
13 41 (16.87%) Microservices
14 38 (15.64%) JSP
15 37 (15.23%) Eclipse
15 37 (15.23%) JSON
15 37 (15.23%) Git (software)
15 37 (15.23%) AngularJS
16 35 (14.40%) Linux
16 35 (14.40%) Hibernate
16 35 (14.40%) JSF
17 33 (13.58%) Jenkins
18 32 (13.17%) DevOps
19 31 (12.76%) Degree
20 29 (11.93%) OO
20 29 (11.93%) Tomcat
20 29 (11.93%) Ant

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 50 (20.58%) JBoss
2 29 (11.93%) Tomcat
3 21 (8.64%) Apache
4 13 (5.35%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.47%) iPlanet
5 6 (2.47%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.06%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.65%) nginx
7 4 (1.65%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.65%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.23%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.82%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.82%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.82%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.41%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.41%) CMS
10 1 (0.41%) Confluence
10 1 (0.41%) IIS
10 1 (0.41%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (2.47%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.65%) MS Office
2 4 (1.65%) MS Project
2 4 (1.65%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.41%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (1.65%) Demantra
1 4 (1.65%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (1.65%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (1.65%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.05%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (7.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.06%) DigitalOcean
3 5 (2.06%) OpenShift
3 5 (2.06%) Route 53
4 4 (1.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (1.65%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.65%) Datadog
4 4 (1.65%) GitHub
4 4 (1.65%) Heroku
5 2 (0.82%) Office 365
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.29%) Firewall
1 8 (3.29%) Network Security
2 6 (2.47%) BIG-IP
3 4 (1.65%) FTP
3 4 (1.65%) SAN
4 3 (1.23%) LDAP
4 3 (1.23%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.82%) Internet
5 2 (0.82%) NAS
5 2 (0.82%) SSH
6 1 (0.41%) HTTP
6 1 (0.41%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.47%) Oracle Database
2 19 (7.82%) SQL Server
3 18 (7.41%) MongoDB
3 18 (7.41%) NoSQL
4 16 (6.58%) Relational Database
5 14 (5.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (5.76%) Redis
6 12 (4.94%) DB2
7 10 (4.12%) DB2 UDB
8 9 (3.70%) MySQL
9 8 (3.29%) Endeca
10 6 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (2.06%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (2.06%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (1.65%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (1.65%) DTS
12 4 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.65%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 37 (15.23%) Eclipse
1 37 (15.23%) Git (software)
2 33 (13.58%) Jenkins
3 29 (11.93%) Ant
4 24 (9.88%) Maven
5 19 (7.82%) Selenium
6 17 (7.00%) Subversion
7 16 (6.58%) JUnit
8 13 (5.35%) Cucumber
9 10 (4.12%) JIRA
10 9 (3.70%) Gradle
11 8 (3.29%) IntelliJ
12 6 (2.47%) Bitbucket
12 6 (2.47%) git-flow
12 6 (2.47%) Jasmine
12 6 (2.47%) JProfiler
12 6 (2.47%) MSTest
12 6 (2.47%) SonarQube
12 6 (2.47%) TeamCity
13 5 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 45 (18.52%) Finance
2 22 (9.05%) Banking
3 13 (5.35%) Retail
4 4 (1.65%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.65%) Publishing
5 3 (1.23%) Advertising
6 2 (0.82%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 116 (47.74%) Developer
2 67 (27.57%) Java Developer
3 58 (23.87%) Architect
4 27 (11.11%) Analyst
5 23 (9.47%) Java Architect
6 19 (7.82%) Digital Architect
7 15 (6.17%) Test Analyst
8 13 (5.35%) Solutions Architect
9 12 (4.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 12 (4.94%) UI Developer
10 11 (4.53%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
11 9 (3.70%) Technical Architect
12 8 (3.29%) .NET Developer
12 8 (3.29%) Applications Support
12 8 (3.29%) Applications Support Analyst
12 8 (3.29%) HTML CSS Developer
12 8 (3.29%) HTML Developer
12 8 (3.29%) Support Analyst
13 7 (2.88%) Digital Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (26.34%) J2EE
2 56 (23.05%) Spring
3 55 (22.63%) CSS
4 49 (20.16%) HTML
5 45 (18.52%) Java EE
5 45 (18.52%) jQuery
6 42 (17.28%) Web Services
7 38 (15.64%) JSP
8 37 (15.23%) AngularJS
8 37 (15.23%) JSON
9 35 (14.40%) Hibernate
9 35 (14.40%) JSF
10 27 (11.11%) Ajax
10 27 (11.11%) HTML5
11 25 (10.29%) RESTful
11 25 (10.29%) SOAP
12 24 (9.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 23 (9.47%) Struts
14 21 (8.64%) CSS3
14 21 (8.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.94%) Computer Science
2 9 (3.70%) User Experience
3 8 (3.29%) Digital Media
4 5 (2.06%) Cyber Attack
4 5 (2.06%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.65%) iPad
5 4 (1.65%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.65%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.23%) HP Storage
6 3 (1.23%) HP StoreVirtual
6 3 (1.23%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.82%) Clustering
7 2 (0.82%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (0.82%) Fintech
7 2 (0.82%) Grid Computing
7 2 (0.82%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.82%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (14.40%) Linux
2 18 (7.41%) Windows
3 17 (7.00%) Unix
4 12 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (4.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (3.70%) Android
7 8 (3.29%) CentOS
8 7 (2.88%) Ubuntu
9 6 (2.47%) AIX
9 6 (2.47%) Solaris
10 5 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (1.65%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.65%) HPUX
11 4 (1.65%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.41%) SUSE
12 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (51.44%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (29.63%) E-Commerce
3 41 (16.87%) Microservices
3 41 (16.87%) Scrum
4 32 (13.17%) DevOps
5 29 (11.93%) OO
6 25 (10.29%) Web Development
7 24 (9.88%) TDD
8 21 (8.64%) Open Source
9 20 (8.23%) Enterprise Architecture
10 19 (7.82%) Front End Development
10 19 (7.82%) OOD
11 18 (7.41%) BDD
11 18 (7.41%) Performance Testing
11 18 (7.41%) Software Engineering
11 18 (7.41%) TOGAF
12 17 (7.00%) Refactoring
13 16 (6.58%) SDLC
13 16 (6.58%) Zachman Framework
14 15 (6.17%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (40.33%) JavaScript
2 46 (18.93%) SQL
3 26 (10.70%) C#
4 21 (8.64%) PHP
5 18 (7.41%) Python
6 9 (3.70%) Ruby
7 6 (2.47%) Scala
8 4 (1.65%) C++
8 4 (1.65%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.65%) R
9 3 (1.23%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.23%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.82%) C
11 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.41%) Groovy
11 1 (0.41%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (12.76%) Degree
2 14 (5.76%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.65%) HNC
4 4 (1.65%) HND
5 3 (1.23%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.82%) OCMJD
6 2 (0.82%) OCPJWCD
6 2 (0.82%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.41%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.41%) ISEB
7 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.47%) QA
2 5 (2.06%) JSP 440
2 5 (2.06%) SLA
3 2 (0.82%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.41%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (3.70%) Docker
2 6 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.06%) Squid
4 2 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.82%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 17 (7.00%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (5.35%) Puppet
3 9 (3.70%) Graphite
4 7 (2.88%) Ansible
5 6 (2.47%) EMC NetWorker
5 6 (2.47%) Kubernetes
5 6 (2.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (2.06%) logstash
6 5 (2.06%) Tivoli
6 5 (2.06%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 4 (1.65%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 4 (1.65%) Ganglia
7 4 (1.65%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.65%) nmon
7 4 (1.65%) Packer
8 3 (1.23%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.82%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (0.82%) OpenView
10 1 (0.41%) Nagios
10 1 (0.41%) Rancher
Vendors
1 62 (25.51%) Oracle
2 20 (8.23%) Red Hat
3 12 (4.94%) hybris
3 12 (4.94%) VMware
4 8 (3.29%) Apigee
5 6 (2.47%) BEA
5 6 (2.47%) Cisco
5 6 (2.47%) F5
5 6 (2.47%) IBM
5 6 (2.47%) Microsoft
5 6 (2.47%) Perforce
5 6 (2.47%) Rackspace
5 6 (2.47%) Sun
6 5 (2.06%) Splunk
7 4 (1.65%) 3PAR
7 4 (1.65%) EMC
7 4 (1.65%) HP
7 4 (1.65%) Software AG
7 4 (1.65%) Symantec
7 4 (1.65%) Veritas
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