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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 15 15 35
Rank change year-on-year
0 +20
Contract jobs citing Java 29 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 8.24% 6.55% 1.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.73% 14.62% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 3
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£363 £450 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +40.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £36.40 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -2.93%
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
147 130 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 41.76% 44.83% 42.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 71 61
Average daily rate £325 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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
Brighton -2 21 £363 -19.44% 14
Eastbourne - 2 £450 - 1
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (37.25%) Spring
2 19 (37.25%) SQL
3 16 (31.37%) Hibernate
4 14 (27.45%) Finance
4 14 (27.45%) Jenkins
5 12 (23.53%) Maven
5 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 11 (21.57%) Selenium
7 10 (19.61%) QA
7 10 (19.61%) Spring MVC
7 10 (19.61%) MySQL
8 9 (17.65%) JUnit
8 9 (17.65%) Web Services
8 9 (17.65%) MVC
8 9 (17.65%) Scrum
9 8 (15.69%) XPath
9 8 (15.69%) XQuery
9 8 (15.69%) XML
9 8 (15.69%) XSLT
9 8 (15.69%) CSS
9 8 (15.69%) Linux
9 8 (15.69%) HTML
10 7 (13.73%) Tomcat
10 7 (13.73%) Eclipse
10 7 (13.73%) Subversion
10 7 (13.73%) REST
10 7 (13.73%) TestNG
10 7 (13.73%) Git (software)
10 7 (13.73%) Apache Solr

Java
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 7 (13.73%) Tomcat
1 7 (13.73%) Apache Solr
2 4 (7.84%) Apache
2 4 (7.84%) Jetty
2 4 (7.84%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (7.84%) Apache Spark
3 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.96%) IIS
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) HTTP
1 1 (1.96%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) MySQL
2 5 (9.80%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.84%) Hadoop
3 4 (7.84%) Big Data
3 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Jenkins
2 12 (23.53%) Maven
3 11 (21.57%) Selenium
4 9 (17.65%) JUnit
5 7 (13.73%) Eclipse
5 7 (13.73%) Subversion
5 7 (13.73%) TestNG
5 7 (13.73%) Git (software)
5 7 (13.73%) WebDriver
6 6 (11.76%) IntelliJ
7 5 (9.80%) Ant
7 5 (9.80%) JIRA
8 4 (7.84%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (7.84%) DbUnit
8 4 (7.84%) Cucumber
8 4 (7.84%) Liquibase
9 3 (5.88%) Firebug
9 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (5.88%) TeamCity
9 3 (5.88%) HP UFT
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Publishing
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (52.94%) Developer
2 21 (41.18%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Tester
5 4 (7.84%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Test Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Senior Data Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Data Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Java Web Developer
6 3 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Administrator
6 3 (5.88%) Web Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.92%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (37.25%) Spring
2 16 (31.37%) Hibernate
3 10 (19.61%) Spring MVC
4 9 (17.65%) Web Services
5 8 (15.69%) XML
5 8 (15.69%) XSLT
5 8 (15.69%) HTML
5 8 (15.69%) CSS
6 7 (13.73%) REST
7 6 (11.76%) jQuery
7 6 (11.76%) SOAP
7 6 (11.76%) Struts
7 6 (11.76%) J2EE
8 5 (9.80%) Java EE
8 5 (9.80%) Lucene
8 5 (9.80%) Servlets
8 5 (9.80%) JPA
9 3 (5.88%) RESTful
9 3 (5.88%) JNI
10 2 (3.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Inversion of Control
1 5 (9.80%) N-Tier
2 3 (5.88%) Chip and PIN
3 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.96%) User Experience
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) EMV
4 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.96%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Replication
4 1 (1.96%) DTCC
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.96%) Java Card
4 1 (1.96%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Linux
2 5 (9.80%) UNIX
3 3 (5.88%) Windows
3 3 (5.88%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.92%) Android
5 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (17.65%) MVC
2 9 (17.65%) Scrum
3 6 (11.76%) Extreme Programming
3 6 (11.76%) TDD
3 6 (11.76%) OO
3 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (9.80%) Test Scripting
4 5 (9.80%) Test Automation
4 5 (9.80%) Project Management
4 5 (9.80%) Risk Management
5 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
5 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.84%) Web Development
5 4 (7.84%) DevOps
6 3 (5.88%) SDLC
6 3 (5.88%) ETL Development
6 3 (5.88%) Automation Testing
6 3 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (5.88%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) SQL
2 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.69%) XQuery
3 8 (15.69%) XPath
4 3 (5.88%) Ruby
4 3 (5.88%) Python
4 3 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (1.96%) PHP
5 1 (1.96%) VBScript
5 1 (1.96%) VB
5 1 (1.96%) C#
5 1 (1.96%) Groovy
5 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.96%) Scala
5 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.96%) JPQL
5 1 (1.96%) HQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) ISEB
1 3 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) ISA Server
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Atlassian
2 4 (7.84%) Infobright
2 4 (7.84%) Talend
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.96%) HP
4 1 (1.96%) Informatica
4 1 (1.96%) Google
4 1 (1.96%) Sencha
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