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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 28 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Java 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 2.22% - 20.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.36% - 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate
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£375 - £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £371 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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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
56 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 41.48% 80.00% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 21 11
Average daily rate £343 £355 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% -3.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £394 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 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 15 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Perl
1 9 (100.00%) HP
1 9 (100.00%) Change Management
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) CMDB
3 5 (55.56%) PHP
3 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 3 (33.33%) e-Health
5 1 (11.11%) Netcool
5 1 (11.11%) IBM

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Applications Support Engineer
1 8 (88.89%) Support Engineer
1 8 (88.89%) Applications Support
2 4 (44.44%) Configuration Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) CMDB
2 3 (33.33%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Change Management
2 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Perl
2 5 (55.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Netcool
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) IBM