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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 30 24 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing Java 14 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.87% 4.31% 3.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.70% 9.40% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £460 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -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
161 117 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 44.48% 45.88% 53.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 51 91
Average daily rate £325 £313 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £160 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £400 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 +1 11 £325 -11.86% 8
Hove - - - - 1
Bexhill-On-Sea - - - -
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 11 (32.35%) Spring
2 10 (29.41%) Java EE
3 9 (26.47%) Maven
3 9 (26.47%) Servlets
4 8 (23.53%) Ant
4 8 (23.53%) PHP
5 7 (20.59%) .NET
5 7 (20.59%) Oracle
6 6 (17.65%) EJB
6 6 (17.65%) Web Services
6 6 (17.65%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (17.65%) Windows
6 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (17.65%) Migration
6 6 (17.65%) Subversion
6 6 (17.65%) GlassFish
6 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
7 5 (14.71%) XML
7 5 (14.71%) UNIX
7 5 (14.71%) HTML
8 4 (11.76%) IBM
8 4 (11.76%) ILOG
8 4 (11.76%) Finance
8 4 (11.76%) Publishing
8 4 (11.76%) Perl
8 4 (11.76%) JSP
8 4 (11.76%) Linux
8 4 (11.76%) Java SE
8 4 (11.76%) PegaRULES
8 4 (11.76%) JRules

Java
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 6 (17.65%) GlassFish
2 4 (11.76%) PegaRULES
3 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.82%) Captiva
3 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.82%) Documentum
4 2 (5.88%) Apache
5 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.94%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) DNS
1 1 (2.94%) SAN
1 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Maven
2 8 (23.53%) Ant
3 6 (17.65%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (17.65%) Subversion
4 3 (8.82%) JUnit
5 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.88%) JIRA
5 2 (5.88%) Selenium
5 2 (5.88%) Hudson
6 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.94%) JMeter
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
1 4 (11.76%) Publishing
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Business Developer
4 4 (11.76%) JRules Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Documentum Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Documentum Support
7 1 (2.94%) Head of Technology
7 1 (2.94%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) UI Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) Spring
2 10 (29.41%) Java EE
3 9 (26.47%) Servlets
4 7 (20.59%) .NET
5 6 (17.65%) EJB
5 6 (17.65%) Web Services
6 5 (14.71%) XML
6 5 (14.71%) HTML
7 4 (11.76%) JSP
7 4 (11.76%) JRules
7 4 (11.76%) Java SE
8 3 (8.82%) J2ME
8 3 (8.82%) J2EE
9 2 (5.88%) CSS
9 2 (5.88%) XSLT
9 2 (5.88%) Spring MVC
9 2 (5.88%) JPA
10 1 (2.94%) Backbone.js
10 1 (2.94%) Sass
10 1 (2.94%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Smartphone
2 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.94%) EMV
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) UNIX
3 4 (11.76%) Linux
4 3 (8.82%) Android
5 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.94%) Debian
6 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (17.65%) Migration
1 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
2 3 (8.82%) Scrum
2 3 (8.82%) Build Automation
2 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
2 3 (8.82%) TDD
2 3 (8.82%) ITIL
3 2 (5.88%) Automation Testing
3 2 (5.88%) MVC
4 1 (2.94%) Web Design
4 1 (2.94%) Cash Management
4 1 (2.94%) Waterfall
4 1 (2.94%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (2.94%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (2.94%) CRM
4 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.94%) Project Management
4 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) PHP
2 4 (11.76%) Perl
3 3 (8.82%) VC++
3 3 (8.82%) Python
4 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) IBM
2 4 (11.76%) ILOG
3 3 (8.82%) Syclo
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.94%) Apple
4 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.94%) Teradata