The table below looks at the statistics for JCAPS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JCAPS over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Java CAPS
UK / England
Rank - 605 578
Contract jobs citing JCAPS 0 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.013% 0.023%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.075% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Median daily rate - - £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 - £423
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
7385 7988 8295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.65% 16.75% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4835 5137 5144
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 224 289
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.34 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +6.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.25 £45.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

JCAPS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing JCAPS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

JCAPS Jobs Demand Trend in England

JCAPS
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JCAPS across the England region.

JCAPS Daily Rate Trend in England

JCAPS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JCAPS across the England region.

JCAPS Hourly Rate Trend in England

JCAPS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JCAPS 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 England region with a requirement for JCAPS.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) DOM
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (100.00%) SAX
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) XPath
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

JCAPS
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Integration Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Java Middleware Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Java Middleware Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) DOM
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) SAX
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) XPath