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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 10 9 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs citing Java 63 72 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 14.03% 13.14% 7.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.00% 38.10% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 32 21
Median daily rate £318 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £353 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 7
Median hourly rate £31.90 £43.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.81% +9.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.90 £38.00 £31.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £45.45 £42.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
175 189 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 38.98% 34.49% 33.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 100 105
Median daily rate £325 £365 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £210 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 17 24
Median hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +2.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £36.90 £32.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

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 28 May 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
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 28 May 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 -2 10 £300 -25.00% 2
Brentwood +6 3 £325 - 1
Colchester - 3 £225 - 1
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 55 (53.92%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (50.98%) Web Services
3 45 (44.12%) HTML
4 44 (43.14%) SOAP
5 42 (41.18%) J2EE
6 41 (40.20%) XML
7 39 (38.24%) REST
8 36 (35.29%) SQL Server
9 34 (33.33%) TDD
10 33 (32.35%) SQL
11 32 (31.37%) HTML5
12 27 (26.47%) AngularJS
13 25 (24.51%) SOA
14 23 (22.55%) Linux
14 23 (22.55%) Oracle
15 22 (21.57%) .NET
16 21 (20.59%) CSS
16 21 (20.59%) WebSphere
17 20 (19.61%) JSF
17 20 (19.61%) JavaScript
17 20 (19.61%) OO
17 20 (19.61%) TopLink
18 19 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
19 18 (17.65%) Open Source
20 16 (15.69%) AccuRev
20 16 (15.69%) Middleware
21 15 (14.71%) Unix
21 15 (14.71%) Windows
21 15 (14.71%) PrimeFaces
22 14 (13.73%) Scrum

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 21 (20.59%) WebSphere
2 11 (10.78%) Apache
2 11 (10.78%) WebLogic
3 10 (9.80%) Tomcat
4 9 (8.82%) Apache ServiceMix
4 9 (8.82%) JBoss
4 9 (8.82%) Oracle Service Bus
4 9 (8.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (6.86%) GlassFish
5 7 (6.86%) IIS
6 3 (2.94%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.96%) CMS
7 2 (1.96%) Jetty
7 2 (1.96%) nginx
8 1 (0.98%) Liferay
8 1 (0.98%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.98%) SAS
8 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (12.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (8.82%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.96%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.96%) Google App Engine
2 2 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) HTTP
1 6 (5.88%) SSL
1 6 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.92%) Firewall
2 4 (3.92%) Internet
2 4 (3.92%) LDAP
3 3 (2.94%) Network Security
4 2 (1.96%) DHCP
4 2 (1.96%) DNS
4 2 (1.96%) FTP
4 2 (1.96%) IPsec
5 1 (0.98%) Intranet
5 1 (0.98%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.80%) MySQL
3 9 (8.82%) DB2
4 8 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (7.84%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.90%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (3.92%) DataStage
6 4 (3.92%) WebFOCUS
7 2 (1.96%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.96%) Power BI
7 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.98%) Big Data
8 1 (0.98%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.98%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.98%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (15.69%) AccuRev
2 10 (9.80%) Ant
3 9 (8.82%) EasyMock
3 9 (8.82%) Jenkins
3 9 (8.82%) Mockito
4 8 (7.84%) SoapUI
5 7 (6.86%) Cucumber
5 7 (6.86%) Selenium
6 6 (5.88%) Git (software)
6 6 (5.88%) Maven
6 6 (5.88%) Subversion
7 5 (4.90%) Eclipse
8 4 (3.92%) JUnit
8 4 (3.92%) SpecFlow
9 3 (2.94%) VisualVM
10 2 (1.96%) Gradle
10 2 (1.96%) SonarQube
10 2 (1.96%) Travis CI
10 2 (1.96%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.98%) LoadUI
General
1 14 (13.73%) Finance
2 13 (12.75%) Automotive
3 7 (6.86%) Marketing
4 4 (3.92%) Legal
5 3 (2.94%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (66.67%) Developer
2 52 (50.98%) Java Developer
3 19 (18.63%) J2EE Developer
4 16 (15.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 12 (11.76%) Architect
6 10 (9.80%) Analyst
6 10 (9.80%) Senior Developer
6 10 (9.80%) SOA Developer
6 10 (9.80%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (8.82%) SQL Developer
8 8 (7.84%) XML Developer
9 7 (6.86%) Agile Developer
9 7 (6.86%) Angular Developer
10 6 (5.88%) HTML Developer
11 5 (4.90%) Agile Java Developer
11 5 (4.90%) PL/SQL Developer
11 5 (4.90%) Test Analyst
12 4 (3.92%) Applications Support
13 3 (2.94%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (50.98%) Web Services
2 45 (44.12%) HTML
3 44 (43.14%) SOAP
4 42 (41.18%) J2EE
5 41 (40.20%) XML
6 39 (38.24%) REST
7 32 (31.37%) HTML5
8 27 (26.47%) AngularJS
9 22 (21.57%) .NET
10 21 (20.59%) CSS
11 20 (19.61%) JSF
11 20 (19.61%) TopLink
12 16 (15.69%) Middleware
13 15 (14.71%) PrimeFaces
14 12 (11.76%) Ajax
14 12 (11.76%) JSON
15 10 (9.80%) Apache Camel
15 10 (9.80%) XSD
15 10 (9.80%) XSLT
16 9 (8.82%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.90%) User Experience
3 4 (3.92%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.92%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.92%) DataPower
3 4 (3.92%) Digital Media
3 4 (3.92%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.94%) Clustering
4 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.94%) Replication
5 2 (1.96%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.96%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.96%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.98%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.98%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.55%) Linux
2 15 (14.71%) Unix
2 15 (14.71%) Windows
3 9 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (5.88%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.90%) Solaris
6 4 (3.92%) zOS
7 3 (2.94%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.98%) Android
8 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.98%) CentOS
8 1 (0.98%) Fedora
8 1 (0.98%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (53.92%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (33.33%) TDD
3 25 (24.51%) SOA
4 20 (19.61%) OO
5 19 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (17.65%) Open Source
7 14 (13.73%) Scrum
8 10 (9.80%) Software Engineering
9 9 (8.82%) Extreme Programming
10 8 (7.84%) DevOps
10 8 (7.84%) Mentoring
10 8 (7.84%) Pair Programming
10 8 (7.84%) TOGAF
11 7 (6.86%) ATDD
11 7 (6.86%) Kanban
11 7 (6.86%) SDLC
11 7 (6.86%) Unit Testing
12 6 (5.88%) BDD
12 6 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
12 6 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (32.35%) SQL
2 20 (19.61%) JavaScript
3 12 (11.76%) C#
4 5 (4.90%) C++
4 5 (4.90%) PL/SQL
4 5 (4.90%) Python
4 5 (4.90%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.92%) PHP
6 3 (2.94%) Perl
6 3 (2.94%) Ruby
7 2 (1.96%) C
7 2 (1.96%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.98%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.98%) Groovy
8 1 (0.98%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.98%) Scala
8 1 (0.98%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.90%) ISTQB
2 4 (3.92%) Degree
3 3 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.96%) ISEB
5 1 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) COBIT
1 4 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (3.92%) ISO27002
2 2 (1.96%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.98%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.96%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.96%) Xen
3 1 (0.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (6.86%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (6.86%) Puppet
2 3 (2.94%) Opsview
3 2 (1.96%) Ansible
4 1 (0.98%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 23 (22.55%) Oracle
2 14 (13.73%) Google
3 12 (11.76%) WSO2
4 10 (9.80%) Microsoft
5 9 (8.82%) IBM
6 5 (4.90%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.92%) Teradata
7 4 (3.92%) webMethods
8 3 (2.94%) CA
8 3 (2.94%) Rally
8 3 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.94%) Software AG
8 3 (2.94%) Splunk
8 3 (2.94%) VMware
9 2 (1.96%) FatWire
9 2 (1.96%) Infor
9 2 (1.96%) Omniture
9 2 (1.96%) SAP
10 1 (0.98%) Cisco
10 1 (0.98%) SunGard
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