The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Renfrewshire / Erskine
Rank 15 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Contract jobs citing Java 1 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 3.23% 5.30% 2.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.56% 20.00% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Median daily rate - £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
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 £40.25 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.29% +13.33%

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
18 40 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 58.06% 26.49% 53.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 33 36
Median daily rate £318 £340 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.61% -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £320 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 17 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 Erskine region with a requirement for Java.

1 16 (94.12%) ITIL
2 13 (76.47%) Release Management
3 12 (70.59%) jQuery
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
3 12 (70.59%) C#
3 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 12 (70.59%) Relational Database
4 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
5 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
5 9 (52.94%) ITIL V3
5 9 (52.94%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (52.94%) Configuration Management
6 8 (47.06%) Test Scripting
6 8 (47.06%) VB6
6 8 (47.06%) C++
6 8 (47.06%) VB
6 8 (47.06%) VB.NET
6 8 (47.06%) VBA
6 8 (47.06%) .NET
6 8 (47.06%) ILOG
7 6 (35.29%) SQL
8 4 (23.53%) HP
9 3 (17.65%) Windows
9 3 (17.65%) AIX
9 3 (17.65%) Solaris
9 3 (17.65%) Linux
9 3 (17.65%) Python
10 2 (11.76%) OVPA
10 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team Management

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 (5.88%) iPlanet
1 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
1 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) BIG-IP
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) Relational Database
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (5.88%) French Language
1 1 (5.88%) German Language
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Applications Developer
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Applications Support
3 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Web Applications Support
3 3 (17.65%) Web Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Web Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Web Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) jQuery
2 8 (47.06%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) J2EE
3 1 (5.88%) JSON
3 1 (5.88%) JSP
3 1 (5.88%) Regular Expression
3 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) AIX
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
1 3 (17.65%) Solaris
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) HPUX
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) ITIL
2 13 (76.47%) Release Management
3 9 (52.94%) Configuration Management
3 9 (52.94%) ITIL V3
4 8 (47.06%) Test Scripting
5 2 (11.76%) Software Distribution
5 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team Management
6 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.88%) Escalation Management
6 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Security Monitoring
6 1 (5.88%) Service Management
6 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma
6 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) C#
1 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 8 (47.06%) C++
2 8 (47.06%) VB
2 8 (47.06%) VB.NET
2 8 (47.06%) VB6
2 8 (47.06%) VBA
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) Python
5 2 (11.76%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) Bourne shell
6 1 (5.88%) Korn
6 1 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) OVPA
2 1 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.88%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (5.88%) Netcool
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) ILOG
2 4 (23.53%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) BEA
4 1 (5.88%) CA
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) F5
4 1 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Sun
4 1 (5.88%) VMware