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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 53 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Java 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 2.29% - 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.33% - 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £335 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
150 29 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 42.86% 38.16% 41.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 20 23
Average daily rate £335 £420 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.23% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £307 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 29 April 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 12 (100.00%) VBScript
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Bourne shell
2 6 (50.00%) Regular Expression
2 6 (50.00%) Korn
2 6 (50.00%) Web Development
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) WPF
2 6 (50.00%) Release Management
2 6 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (50.00%) SCOM
2 6 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 6 (50.00%) Netcool
2 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (50.00%) MSI
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) C

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) OpenStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (50.00%) MSI
1 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Monitoring Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Monitoring Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Development Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Development Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Tools Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) Regular Expression
1 6 (50.00%) WinForms
1 6 (50.00%) WPF
1 6 (50.00%) XML
1 6 (50.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (50.00%) AIX
2 6 (50.00%) HPUX
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Solaris
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Change Management
1 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
1 6 (50.00%) OO
1 6 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 6 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
1 6 (50.00%) Release Management
1 6 (50.00%) Service Management
1 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 6 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 12 (100.00%) VBScript
2 6 (50.00%) Bourne shell
2 6 (50.00%) C
2 6 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) C++
2 6 (50.00%) COBOL
2 6 (50.00%) Korn
2 6 (50.00%) Perl
2 6 (50.00%) PL/1
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
1 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Netcool
1 6 (50.00%) SCOM
1 6 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 4 (33.33%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) IBM
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
1 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) CA
2 5 (41.67%) HP
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft