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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
South East / East Sussex
Rank 20 11 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +19
Contract jobs citing Java 15 31 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 6.94% 13.48% 5.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.15% 22.30% 13.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 11
Median daily rate £411 £419 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.79% +35.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £325
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 £39.88 £43.13 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.53% +15.00%

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
106 139 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 49.07% 60.43% 43.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 73 80
Median daily rate £375 £350 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 14
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 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
Brighton -9 8 £423 -0.58% 11
Hove - 5 £414 -
Uckfield - 2 £235 -
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Java.

1 26 (44.83%) Jenkins
2 25 (43.10%) Spring
3 23 (39.66%) Selenium
3 23 (39.66%) Linux
4 22 (37.93%) Hibernate
4 22 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (36.21%) Maven
6 20 (34.48%) Git (software)
7 19 (32.76%) JavaScript
8 15 (25.86%) Web Services
8 15 (25.86%) JBoss
9 14 (24.14%) JUnit
10 13 (22.41%) SQL
10 13 (22.41%) TDD
10 13 (22.41%) Finance
10 13 (22.41%) Docker
10 13 (22.41%) Packer
11 12 (20.69%) BDD
11 12 (20.69%) Subversion
11 12 (20.69%) QA
11 12 (20.69%) Unit Testing
11 12 (20.69%) Python
12 11 (18.97%) Tomcat
12 11 (18.97%) HTML
12 11 (18.97%) J2EE
12 11 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (17.24%) WebDriver
13 10 (17.24%) Cucumber
13 10 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (17.24%) XML

Java
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 15 (25.86%) JBoss
2 11 (18.97%) Tomcat
3 10 (17.24%) WebSphere
4 9 (15.52%) Jetty
5 6 (10.34%) Confluence
5 6 (10.34%) IIS
6 4 (6.90%) SAS
7 2 (3.45%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.72%) Apache
8 1 (1.72%) NetWeaver
8 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.17%) IaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) MySQL
1 6 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (10.34%) SQLite
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.90%) Big Data
3 4 (6.90%) Hadoop
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 26 (44.83%) Jenkins
2 23 (39.66%) Selenium
3 21 (36.21%) Maven
4 20 (34.48%) Git (software)
5 14 (24.14%) JUnit
6 12 (20.69%) Subversion
7 10 (17.24%) Cucumber
7 10 (17.24%) WebDriver
8 9 (15.52%) JMeter
9 8 (13.79%) JIRA
10 7 (12.07%) SoapUI
11 6 (10.34%) Ant
11 6 (10.34%) Gradle
11 6 (10.34%) Hudson
11 6 (10.34%) jMock
11 6 (10.34%) TestNG
12 1 (1.72%) CppUnit
12 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
12 1 (1.72%) LoadRunner
12 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (22.41%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (63.79%) Developer
2 30 (51.72%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.79%) Analyst
3 8 (13.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) Senior Developer
3 8 (13.79%) Test Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Automation Test Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) J2EE Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (5.17%) Java Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Junior
5 3 (5.17%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Agile Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Junior QA Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) SAS Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Scala Developer
6 2 (3.45%) SQL Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (43.10%) Spring
2 22 (37.93%) Hibernate
3 15 (25.86%) Web Services
4 11 (18.97%) HTML
4 11 (18.97%) J2EE
5 10 (17.24%) XML
6 9 (15.52%) JPA
6 9 (15.52%) REST
7 8 (13.79%) CSS
8 7 (12.07%) Ajax
8 7 (12.07%) JMS
8 7 (12.07%) Spring MVC
9 6 (10.34%) .NET
9 6 (10.34%) Java EE
9 6 (10.34%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (6.90%) AngularJS
10 4 (6.90%) jQuery
11 2 (3.45%) Lucene
11 2 (3.45%) RESTful
11 2 (3.45%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (13.79%) Computer Science
3 7 (12.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (12.07%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.90%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 23 (39.66%) Linux
2 6 (10.34%) Unix
3 4 (6.90%) MVS
4 1 (1.72%) Android
4 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.41%) TDD
3 12 (20.69%) BDD
3 12 (20.69%) Unit Testing
4 11 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (17.24%) Migration
6 9 (15.52%) Integration Testing
6 9 (15.52%) Web Development
7 8 (13.79%) DevOps
8 7 (12.07%) Compatibility Testing
8 7 (12.07%) Domain-Driven Design
8 7 (12.07%) Functional Testing
8 7 (12.07%) MVC
8 7 (12.07%) Performance Testing
8 7 (12.07%) Regression Testing
8 7 (12.07%) Scrum
8 7 (12.07%) System Integration Testing
9 6 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (10.34%) User Stories
10 4 (6.90%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.76%) JavaScript
2 13 (22.41%) SQL
3 12 (20.69%) Python
4 7 (12.07%) Groovy
5 6 (10.34%) C#
6 5 (8.62%) C
6 5 (8.62%) C++
7 4 (6.90%) MATLAB
7 4 (6.90%) R
7 4 (6.90%) T-SQL
7 4 (6.90%) VB
8 3 (5.17%) PHP
9 2 (3.45%) Ruby
9 2 (3.45%) Scala
10 1 (1.72%) ABAP
10 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.72%) Perl
10 1 (1.72%) XPath
10 1 (1.72%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Degree
2 6 (10.34%) ISEB
2 6 (10.34%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.69%) QA
2 2 (3.45%) SDET
System Software
1 13 (22.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (22.41%) Packer
2 1 (1.72%) Grafana
2 1 (1.72%) Graphite
2 1 (1.72%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Oracle
2 6 (10.34%) Atlassian
2 6 (10.34%) CA Agile Central
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.72%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.72%) Coverity
4 1 (1.72%) Dynatrace
4 1 (1.72%) SAP
4 1 (1.72%) Veracode