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 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 20 25 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Contract jobs citing Java 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 1.28% 4.26% 14.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% 11.11% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Average daily rate
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- £371 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.37% -6.66%
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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
21 54 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 26.92% 38.30% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 48 10
Average daily rate £352 £349 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.73% -12.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £270 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £379 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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 3 August 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) EAI
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Data Transformation

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 (100.00%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO EMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) EAI
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO