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 27 July 2016 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 5 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Contract jobs citing Java 42 32 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 15.05% 8.70% 5.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.10% 18.71% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 18 8
Median daily rate £500 £406 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +15.37%
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
155 171 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 55.56% 46.47% 44.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 118 76
Median daily rate £400 £330 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +22.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Median hourly rate - £18.68 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 27 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 34 £525 +31.25% 15
Hove - 3 £349 - 1
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 36 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (57.38%) TDD
2 35 (57.38%) Spring
3 27 (44.26%) Cucumber
4 25 (40.98%) BDD
4 25 (40.98%) REST
4 25 (40.98%) Groovy
4 25 (40.98%) Domain-Driven Design
4 25 (40.98%) JUnit
5 22 (36.07%) Scrum
6 21 (34.43%) jQuery
7 18 (29.51%) Hibernate
8 17 (27.87%) SQL
8 17 (27.87%) Web Services
8 17 (27.87%) Kanban
9 16 (26.23%) Mockito
9 16 (26.23%) Hamcrest
9 16 (26.23%) JSP
9 16 (26.23%) SOAP
9 16 (26.23%) Struts
9 16 (26.23%) Oracle
9 16 (26.23%) CQRS
9 16 (26.23%) JAX-RS
9 16 (26.23%) Oracle Database
10 15 (24.59%) MyBatis
11 14 (22.95%) Pair Programming
12 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
12 13 (21.31%) Degree
12 13 (21.31%) Computer Science
12 13 (21.31%) Scala

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 10 (16.39%) IIS
2 9 (14.75%) Confluence
3 1 (1.64%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.84%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (1.64%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.23%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.20%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (44.26%) Cucumber
2 25 (40.98%) JUnit
3 16 (26.23%) Hamcrest
3 16 (26.23%) Mockito
4 11 (18.03%) Selenium
5 10 (16.39%) Gradle
5 10 (16.39%) Jenkins
5 10 (16.39%) Maven
5 10 (16.39%) WebDriver
6 9 (14.75%) Ant
6 9 (14.75%) Hudson
6 9 (14.75%) JIRA
6 9 (14.75%) JMeter
6 9 (14.75%) jMock
6 9 (14.75%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 55 (90.16%) Developer
2 46 (75.41%) Java Developer
3 15 (24.59%) Agile Developer
3 15 (24.59%) Agile Java Developer
4 14 (22.95%) Senior Developer
4 14 (22.95%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (19.67%) Senior Agile Developer
5 12 (19.67%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 10 (16.39%) Analyst
7 8 (13.11%) Analyst Developer
7 8 (13.11%) Automation Test Analyst
7 8 (13.11%) Java Analyst Developer
7 8 (13.11%) Test Analyst
8 7 (11.48%) Developer in Test
8 7 (11.48%) Java Engineer
8 7 (11.48%) Test Automation Developer
9 6 (9.84%) QA Analyst
9 6 (9.84%) QA Engineer
9 6 (9.84%) Test Automation Engineer
9 6 (9.84%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (57.38%) Spring
2 25 (40.98%) REST
3 21 (34.43%) jQuery
4 18 (29.51%) Hibernate
5 17 (27.87%) Web Services
6 16 (26.23%) JAX-RS
6 16 (26.23%) JSP
6 16 (26.23%) SOAP
6 16 (26.23%) Struts
7 15 (24.59%) MyBatis
8 11 (18.03%) RESTful
9 10 (16.39%) CSS
9 10 (16.39%) HTML
10 9 (14.75%) Ajax
10 9 (14.75%) Java EE
10 9 (14.75%) JMS
10 9 (14.75%) WebSphere MQ
11 7 (11.48%) AngularJS
12 5 (8.20%) Swagger
13 4 (6.56%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Android
2 4 (6.56%) Apple iOS
2 4 (6.56%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) MVS
3 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (57.38%) TDD
3 25 (40.98%) BDD
3 25 (40.98%) Domain-Driven Design
4 22 (36.07%) Scrum
5 17 (27.87%) Kanban
6 16 (26.23%) CQRS
7 14 (22.95%) Pair Programming
8 12 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (16.39%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (16.39%) Unit Testing
10 9 (14.75%) Compatibility Testing
10 9 (14.75%) Functional Testing
10 9 (14.75%) Integration Testing
10 9 (14.75%) Performance Testing
10 9 (14.75%) Regression Testing
10 9 (14.75%) System Integration Testing
10 9 (14.75%) User Stories
11 8 (13.11%) Concurrent Programming
11 8 (13.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.98%) Groovy
2 17 (27.87%) SQL
3 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
3 13 (21.31%) Scala
4 7 (11.48%) Python
5 5 (8.20%) PHP
6 4 (6.56%) Apple Swift
7 2 (3.28%) C#
7 2 (3.28%) Ruby
8 1 (1.64%) C
8 1 (1.64%) C++
8 1 (1.64%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.64%) Perl
8 1 (1.64%) R
8 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Degree
2 9 (14.75%) ISEB
2 9 (14.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.39%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) SDET
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) Oracle
2 9 (14.75%) Atlassian
2 9 (14.75%) Rally
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.64%) Sencha
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