The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 13 9 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing Java 54 71 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 11.27% 10.97% 7.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.51% 35.32% 23.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 35 21
Median daily rate £300 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £350 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 10
Median hourly rate £35.00 £43.00 £35.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +21.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £39.82 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £46.35 £41.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.12%
Java
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
183 201 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 38.20% 31.07% 33.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 117 97
Median daily rate £313 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.54% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 16 25
Median hourly rate £33.50 £40.60 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.48% +1.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £37.45 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Java
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Java Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

Java
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basildon -3 10 £300 -25.00% 1
Brentwood +4 3 £325 - 2
Colchester - 3 £225 -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Java.

1 54 (60.67%) Web Services
2 49 (55.06%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (51.69%) SOAP
4 44 (49.44%) HTML
5 43 (48.31%) XML
6 37 (41.57%) REST
7 36 (40.45%) J2EE
8 32 (35.96%) TDD
9 30 (33.71%) HTML5
9 30 (33.71%) SQL Server
10 28 (31.46%) SQL
10 28 (31.46%) AngularJS
11 22 (24.72%) SOA
12 20 (22.47%) JavaScript
12 20 (22.47%) CSS
12 20 (22.47%) JSF
12 20 (22.47%) Open Source
13 19 (21.35%) TopLink
13 19 (21.35%) Oracle
14 18 (20.22%) WebSphere
15 16 (17.98%) AccuRev
15 16 (17.98%) Linux
16 15 (16.85%) OO
16 15 (16.85%) PrimeFaces
17 14 (15.73%) .NET
17 14 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
18 13 (14.61%) Google
19 12 (13.48%) JSON
19 12 (13.48%) Windows
19 12 (13.48%) Finance

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 18 (20.22%) WebSphere
2 11 (12.36%) Oracle Service Bus
3 9 (10.11%) Apache ServiceMix
3 9 (10.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (7.87%) Apache
4 7 (7.87%) WebLogic
5 6 (6.74%) GlassFish
5 6 (6.74%) JBoss
5 6 (6.74%) Tomcat
6 5 (5.62%) IIS
7 2 (2.25%) CMS
7 2 (2.25%) Mule
7 2 (2.25%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (2.25%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.12%) Jetty
8 1 (1.12%) Liferay
8 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.12%) nginx
8 1 (1.12%) SAS
8 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (11.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.12%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (2.25%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.12%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) Firewall
1 4 (4.49%) Internet
1 4 (4.49%) LDAP
1 4 (4.49%) Network Security
2 1 (1.12%) DHCP
2 1 (1.12%) DNS
2 1 (1.12%) FTP
2 1 (1.12%) HTTP
2 1 (1.12%) Intranet
2 1 (1.12%) IPsec
2 1 (1.12%) Skype
2 1 (1.12%) SMS
2 1 (1.12%) SSL
2 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (33.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.24%) MySQL
3 9 (10.11%) DB2
4 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.25%) Big Data
7 1 (1.12%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.12%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.12%) Power BI
7 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (17.98%) AccuRev
2 9 (10.11%) Ant
2 9 (10.11%) EasyMock
2 9 (10.11%) Mockito
3 7 (7.87%) SoapUI
4 6 (6.74%) Cucumber
4 6 (6.74%) Selenium
5 4 (4.49%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.49%) Maven
5 4 (4.49%) SpecFlow
6 3 (3.37%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.37%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.37%) JUnit
6 3 (3.37%) VisualVM
7 2 (2.25%) Gradle
7 2 (2.25%) SonarQube
7 2 (2.25%) Subversion
8 1 (1.12%) JIRA
8 1 (1.12%) LoadUI
8 1 (1.12%) Travis CI
General
1 12 (13.48%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Automotive
3 7 (7.87%) Marketing
4 3 (3.37%) Legal
4 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (71.91%) Developer
2 47 (52.81%) Java Developer
3 19 (21.35%) J2EE Developer
4 16 (17.98%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 12 (13.48%) SOA Developer
6 9 (10.11%) Architect
7 8 (8.99%) SQL Developer
7 8 (8.99%) XML Developer
8 7 (7.87%) Agile Developer
8 7 (7.87%) Angular Developer
9 6 (6.74%) HTML Developer
9 6 (6.74%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.74%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (5.62%) Agile Java Developer
10 5 (5.62%) Analyst
10 5 (5.62%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (4.49%) PL/SQL Developer
11 4 (4.49%) Test Analyst
12 3 (3.37%) Java Programmer
12 3 (3.37%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (60.67%) Web Services
2 46 (51.69%) SOAP
3 44 (49.44%) HTML
4 43 (48.31%) XML
5 37 (41.57%) REST
6 36 (40.45%) J2EE
7 30 (33.71%) HTML5
8 28 (31.46%) AngularJS
9 20 (22.47%) CSS
9 20 (22.47%) JSF
10 19 (21.35%) TopLink
11 15 (16.85%) PrimeFaces
12 14 (15.73%) .NET
13 12 (13.48%) Apache Camel
13 12 (13.48%) JSON
14 11 (12.36%) Middleware
15 10 (11.24%) WireMock
15 10 (11.24%) XSD
15 10 (11.24%) XSLT
16 9 (10.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.62%) Digital Media
3 4 (4.49%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.49%) DataPower
3 4 (4.49%) User Experience
4 3 (3.37%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.37%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.37%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.37%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.25%) Clustering
5 2 (2.25%) Replication
5 2 (2.25%) Social Media
5 2 (2.25%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.12%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.98%) Linux
2 12 (13.48%) Windows
3 11 (12.36%) Unix
4 5 (5.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (5.62%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.49%) Solaris
5 4 (4.49%) zOS
6 1 (1.12%) Android
6 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.12%) CentOS
6 1 (1.12%) Fedora
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (55.06%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (35.96%) TDD
3 22 (24.72%) SOA
4 20 (22.47%) Open Source
5 15 (16.85%) OO
6 14 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (11.24%) Scrum
8 9 (10.11%) Extreme Programming
9 8 (8.99%) Software Engineering
10 7 (7.87%) ATDD
10 7 (7.87%) Pair Programming
10 7 (7.87%) Unit Testing
11 6 (6.74%) CRM
11 6 (6.74%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (6.74%) RAD
11 6 (6.74%) SDLC
11 6 (6.74%) Web Development
12 5 (5.62%) Automated Testing
12 5 (5.62%) B2C
12 5 (5.62%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.46%) SQL
2 20 (22.47%) JavaScript
3 10 (11.24%) C#
4 5 (5.62%) PHP
4 5 (5.62%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.49%) C++
5 4 (4.49%) PL/SQL
5 4 (4.49%) Python
6 2 (2.25%) Perl
6 2 (2.25%) Ruby
6 2 (2.25%) XPath
7 1 (1.12%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.12%) Groovy
7 1 (1.12%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.12%) SOQL
7 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.62%) ISTQB
2 4 (4.49%) Degree
3 3 (3.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (2.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.12%) Docker
2 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.37%) Opsview
2 2 (2.25%) Ansible
2 2 (2.25%) Puppet
3 1 (1.12%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 19 (21.35%) Oracle
2 13 (14.61%) Google
3 12 (13.48%) WSO2
4 9 (10.11%) IBM
5 8 (8.99%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.49%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.49%) webMethods
7 3 (3.37%) CA
7 3 (3.37%) Rally
7 3 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (3.37%) Software AG
7 3 (3.37%) Splunk
8 2 (2.25%) Adobe
8 2 (2.25%) FatWire
8 2 (2.25%) Infor
8 2 (2.25%) Omniture
8 2 (2.25%) SAP
8 2 (2.25%) VMware
9 1 (1.12%) HP
9 1 (1.12%) SunGard
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