The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 34 23 8
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -15
Contract jobs citing Java 4 17 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.47% 5.56% 13.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.48% 11.72% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 26
Average daily rate
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£313 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £323 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £513
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%
Java
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
115 145 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 42.12% 47.39% 51.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 69 57
Average daily rate £285 £295 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.38% -10.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £410 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 22 10
Average hourly rate £28.00 £37.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% +33.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £33.50 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £35.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Java
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +3 1 £450 +33.33% 5
Java
East Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) J2EE
3 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
4 6 (22.22%) HTML
4 6 (22.22%) JSP
4 6 (22.22%) Spring
4 6 (22.22%) hybris
5 5 (18.52%) Retail
5 5 (18.52%) Oracle
5 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 5 (18.52%) Web Services
5 5 (18.52%) XML
6 4 (14.81%) JBoss
6 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
6 4 (14.81%) CSS
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
6 4 (14.81%) MVC
6 4 (14.81%) Finance
6 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (14.81%) Endeca
6 4 (14.81%) JSTL
6 4 (14.81%) AOP
6 4 (14.81%) Kanban
6 4 (14.81%) Apache Solr
6 4 (14.81%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (11.11%) jQuery
7 3 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (11.11%) VB

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (14.81%) JBoss
1 4 (14.81%) Apache Solr
2 3 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (3.70%) AquaLogic
4 1 (3.70%) Apache
4 1 (3.70%) WebLogic Integration
4 1 (3.70%) Magnolia
4 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) GitHub
2 1 (3.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SMS
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) MS Access
2 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (7.41%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) Ant
General
1 5 (18.52%) Retail
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Hybris Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Graduate Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Scala Developer
7 1 (3.70%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Web Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Graduate
7 1 (3.70%) Junior
7 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) J2EE
2 6 (22.22%) HTML
2 6 (22.22%) JSP
2 6 (22.22%) Spring
3 5 (18.52%) Web Services
3 5 (18.52%) XML
4 4 (14.81%) CSS
4 4 (14.81%) JSTL
5 3 (11.11%) jQuery
6 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
6 2 (7.41%) HTML5
6 2 (7.41%) OSGi
7 1 (3.70%) CSS3
7 1 (3.70%) Akka
7 1 (3.70%) Play Framework
7 1 (3.70%) Ajax
7 1 (3.70%) Java EE
7 1 (3.70%) Drools
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Inversion of Control
1 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) UNIX
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
3 4 (14.81%) MVC
3 4 (14.81%) Scrum
3 4 (14.81%) Kanban
3 4 (14.81%) AOP
4 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
4 2 (7.41%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Cash Management
4 2 (7.41%) Workflow
4 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.70%) EAI
5 1 (3.70%) SOA
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) Open Source
5 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) VB
4 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.41%) Scala
5 1 (3.70%) VBA
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) hybris
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) Endeca
4 2 (7.41%) Adobe
5 1 (3.70%) Google
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