The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 37 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Java 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 2.04% 0.87% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.57% 1.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £330 £330 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £36.95 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.60% -1.46%
Java
Renfrewshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Erskine region.

Programming Languages Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
35 60 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 23.81% 52.17% 64.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 40 14
Average daily rate £343 £350 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% -0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £320 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Erskine region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Test Scripting
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Management
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 7 (87.50%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) XSD
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) OO
2 7 (87.50%) PL/1
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) C
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) C++
2 7 (87.50%) COBOL
2 7 (87.50%) VBScript
2 7 (87.50%) VB.NET
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio
2 7 (87.50%) Configuration Management
2 7 (87.50%) MSI
2 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 7 (87.50%) Change Management
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) WinForms

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (12.50%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) RDBMS
1 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Eclipse
1 7 (87.50%) MSI
1 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Development Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Software Development Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) TIBCO Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Tools Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) WinForms
2 7 (87.50%) WPF
2 7 (87.50%) XSD
3 1 (12.50%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Change Management
2 7 (87.50%) Configuration Management
2 7 (87.50%) OO
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Management
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 7 (87.50%) Test Scripting
2 7 (87.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Data Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) EAI
3 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) C++
1 7 (87.50%) COBOL
1 7 (87.50%) PL/1
1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
1 7 (87.50%) VB.NET
1 7 (87.50%) VBScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) TIBCO