The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 18 26 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Contract jobs citing Java 22 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 9.13% 6.07% 1.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.30% 14.38% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 2
Average daily rate £406 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% +4.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+0.06% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.88 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -
Java
South East

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 Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
135 146 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 56.02% 42.20% 40.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 81 58
Average daily rate £345 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £188 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £447 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +85.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Java
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the East Sussex region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java across the East Sussex region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Java
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Brighton +15 19 £450 +50.00% 7
Eastbourne - 1 £295 -
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (42.55%) TDD
2 20 (42.55%) Spring
2 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
3 17 (36.17%) CSS
4 16 (34.04%) HTML
4 16 (34.04%) BDD
5 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
5 13 (27.66%) Scrum
6 11 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (19.15%) NoSQL
7 9 (19.15%) DevOps
7 9 (19.15%) Finance
7 9 (19.15%) MySQL
7 9 (19.15%) Oracle
8 8 (17.02%) SQL
8 8 (17.02%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (17.02%) Kanban
9 7 (14.89%) jQuery
9 7 (14.89%) MongoDB
9 7 (14.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (14.89%) Python
9 7 (14.89%) PHP
9 7 (14.89%) Maven
9 7 (14.89%) Web Development
9 7 (14.89%) QA
10 6 (12.77%) Selenium
10 6 (12.77%) Java EE
10 6 (12.77%) Hibernate
10 6 (12.77%) Web Services

Java
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 4 (8.51%) WordPress
2 3 (6.38%) CMS
2 3 (6.38%) Drupal
2 3 (6.38%) GlassFish
2 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (4.26%) Apache Pig
3 2 (4.26%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.26%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.26%) concrete5
3 2 (4.26%) Confluence
3 2 (4.26%) ExpressionEngine
3 2 (4.26%) Jetty
3 2 (4.26%) Joomla!
3 2 (4.26%) Node.js
3 2 (4.26%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (4.26%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.13%) Apache
4 1 (2.13%) IIS
4 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) 3ds Max
1 2 (4.26%) Acrobat
1 2 (4.26%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (4.26%) GIMP
1 2 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (4.26%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) BigMachines
1 4 (8.51%) Eloqua
2 3 (6.38%) Magento
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (8.51%) SaaS
2 2 (4.26%) MailChimp
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) MySQL
1 9 (19.15%) NoSQL
2 8 (17.02%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (14.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 7 (14.89%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.38%) DB2
4 3 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.26%) HBase
5 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.26%) SQLite
6 1 (2.13%) Big Data
6 1 (2.13%) MariaDB
6 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.89%) Maven
3 6 (12.77%) Selenium
4 5 (10.64%) Cucumber
4 5 (10.64%) Subversion
4 5 (10.64%) WebDriver
5 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
5 4 (8.51%) JUnit
5 4 (8.51%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (6.38%) Ant
6 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
7 2 (4.26%) Grunt
7 2 (4.26%) JIRA
7 2 (4.26%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (4.26%) TestNG
8 1 (2.13%) Gradle
8 1 (2.13%) Hudson
8 1 (2.13%) JMeter
8 1 (2.13%) jMock
8 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (78.72%) Developer
2 24 (51.06%) Java Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Agile Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Agile Java Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Senior Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Android Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (8.51%) QA Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Agile Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 3 (6.38%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Programmer
6 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Architect
7 2 (4.26%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.26%) PHP Programmer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (42.55%) Spring
2 17 (36.17%) CSS
3 16 (34.04%) HTML
4 7 (14.89%) jQuery
5 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
5 6 (12.77%) CSS3
5 6 (12.77%) Hibernate
5 6 (12.77%) J2EE
5 6 (12.77%) Java EE
5 6 (12.77%) Web Services
6 5 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (10.64%) XML
7 4 (8.51%) HTML5
7 4 (8.51%) Mason
7 4 (8.51%) Servlets
7 4 (8.51%) SOAP
7 4 (8.51%) Visualforce
8 3 (6.38%) Ajax
8 3 (6.38%) JSP
8 3 (6.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) User Experience
2 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.26%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Android
1 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 4 (8.51%) Unix
3 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (42.55%) TDD
3 16 (34.04%) BDD
4 13 (27.66%) Scrum
5 11 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (19.15%) DevOps
7 8 (17.02%) Kanban
8 7 (14.89%) Web Development
9 6 (12.77%) Android Development
10 5 (10.64%) OO
10 5 (10.64%) OOP
11 4 (8.51%) CRM
11 4 (8.51%) Front End Development
11 4 (8.51%) QA Automation
11 4 (8.51%) Test Automation
12 3 (6.38%) Migration
12 3 (6.38%) MVC
12 3 (6.38%) Open Source
13 2 (4.26%) Load Testing
13 2 (4.26%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
2 8 (17.02%) SQL
3 7 (14.89%) PHP
3 7 (14.89%) Python
4 5 (10.64%) Ruby
5 4 (8.51%) Apex Code
5 4 (8.51%) Scala
6 3 (6.38%) Apple Swift
6 3 (6.38%) C#
6 3 (6.38%) C++
6 3 (6.38%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.26%) ActionScript
7 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.26%) VB
7 2 (4.26%) XPath
7 2 (4.26%) XQuery
8 1 (2.13%) Bourne shell
8 1 (2.13%) C
8 1 (2.13%) Go
8 1 (2.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Ansible
1 2 (4.26%) Kubernetes
1 2 (4.26%) Mesos
1 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Oracle
2 4 (8.51%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (8.51%) Siebel
3 3 (6.38%) Zend
4 2 (4.26%) Adobe
4 2 (4.26%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.13%) Guidewire
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.13%) Pega
5 1 (2.13%) Rally
5 1 (2.13%) Sybase