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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 29 37 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing Java 19 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.67% 0.67% 2.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.67% 1.61% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 3
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£300 £288 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -28.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.13% +2.77%
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
139 124 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 41.49% 41.47% 48.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 55 67
Average daily rate £325 £300 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £190 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £10.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £10.00 £19.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £13.65 £28.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
(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 +5 18 £300 - 11
Hove - - - -
Uckfield - - - -
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (54.55%) Spring
2 15 (45.45%) HTML
2 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 12 (36.36%) Servlets
3 12 (36.36%) Hibernate
4 11 (33.33%) CSS
5 10 (30.30%) J2EE
5 10 (30.30%) Linux
5 10 (30.30%) Subversion
5 10 (30.30%) JPA
5 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
6 8 (24.24%) Publishing
6 8 (24.24%) XML
6 8 (24.24%) XSLT
6 8 (24.24%) SQL
7 7 (21.21%) N-Tier
7 7 (21.21%) MVC
7 7 (21.21%) Spring MVC
8 6 (18.18%) jQuery
8 6 (18.18%) Web Development
8 6 (18.18%) XPath
8 6 (18.18%) QA
8 6 (18.18%) Project Management
8 6 (18.18%) XQuery
9 5 (15.15%) UNIX
9 5 (15.15%) OO
9 5 (15.15%) JUnit
9 5 (15.15%) MySQL
9 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
9 5 (15.15%) Inversion of Control

Java
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.09%) Apache
2 3 (9.09%) Jetty
2 3 (9.09%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) JBoss
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
1 1 (3.03%) SAN
1 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) MySQL
2 4 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.06%) BaseX
3 2 (6.06%) MarkLogic
4 1 (3.03%) Big Data
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Subversion
1 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.15%) JUnit
2 5 (15.15%) Maven
3 4 (12.12%) Selenium
4 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.06%) TestNG
5 2 (6.06%) Ant
6 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.03%) JIRA
6 1 (3.03%) Hudson
6 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (24.24%) Publishing
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (84.85%) Developer
2 23 (69.70%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Java Web Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 5 (15.15%) J2EE Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Software Configuration Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Release Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (54.55%) Spring
2 15 (45.45%) HTML
3 12 (36.36%) Servlets
3 12 (36.36%) Hibernate
4 11 (33.33%) CSS
5 10 (30.30%) J2EE
5 10 (30.30%) JPA
6 8 (24.24%) XML
6 8 (24.24%) XSLT
7 7 (21.21%) Spring MVC
8 6 (18.18%) jQuery
9 5 (15.15%) Java EE
10 4 (12.12%) .NET
10 4 (12.12%) JSP
11 3 (9.09%) SOAP
11 3 (9.09%) J2ME
12 2 (6.06%) RESTful
12 2 (6.06%) Web Services
13 1 (3.03%) SAML
13 1 (3.03%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) N-Tier
2 5 (15.15%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (9.09%) Smartphone
3 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.06%) User Experience
4 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.03%) Tandem
5 1 (3.03%) Clustering
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.03%) DTCC
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) UNIX
3 3 (9.09%) Windows
3 3 (9.09%) Android
4 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.03%) Debian
5 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) MVC
2 6 (18.18%) Web Development
2 6 (18.18%) Project Management
3 5 (15.15%) OO
3 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
4 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.09%) Integration Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 3 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Software Architecture
6 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.06%) BDD
6 2 (6.06%) Automation Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
6 2 (6.06%) TDD
6 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.06%) SOA
7 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 8 (24.24%) SQL
3 6 (18.18%) XPath
3 6 (18.18%) XQuery
4 3 (9.09%) Perl
4 3 (9.09%) VC++
4 3 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) PHP
5 1 (3.03%) C++
5 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.03%) Groovy
5 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.03%) JPQL
5 1 (3.03%) HQL
5 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle
1 3 (9.09%) Syclo
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Informatica
2 1 (3.03%) Apple
2 1 (3.03%) Teradata