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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 25 36 10
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -26
Contract jobs citing Java 16 7 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.42% 2.11% 12.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.40% 5.22% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 22
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£375 £300 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £300 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £314 £708
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +17.16%
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
129 134 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 43.73% 40.36% 45.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 67 55
Average daily rate £290 £300 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -8.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £236 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 23 11
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +9 8 £375 +25.00% 3
Java
East Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (37.84%) HTML
2 13 (35.14%) JSP
3 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
3 12 (32.43%) CSS
4 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (27.03%) jQuery
6 9 (24.32%) J2EE
7 8 (21.62%) XML
7 8 (21.62%) JSTL
7 8 (21.62%) Spring
8 6 (16.22%) Maven
8 6 (16.22%) Ajax
8 6 (16.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 6 (16.22%) SQL
8 6 (16.22%) MVC
8 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
9 5 (13.51%) XHTML
9 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
9 5 (13.51%) Web Services
9 5 (13.51%) JBoss
9 5 (13.51%) HTML5
9 5 (13.51%) hybris
9 5 (13.51%) Liferay
9 5 (13.51%) Retail
10 4 (10.81%) Subversion
10 4 (10.81%) Scrum
10 4 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (10.81%) Endeca
10 4 (10.81%) AOP
10 4 (10.81%) Apache Solr

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (16.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (13.51%) JBoss
2 5 (13.51%) Liferay
3 4 (10.81%) Apache Solr
3 4 (10.81%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.70%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.70%) Apache
5 1 (2.70%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 1 (2.70%) Magnolia
5 1 (2.70%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) GitHub
2 1 (2.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.11%) MS Access
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Maven
2 4 (10.81%) Subversion
2 4 (10.81%) Ant
3 3 (8.11%) ClearCase
3 3 (8.11%) PVCS
3 3 (8.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.41%) JIRA
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.70%) ClearQuest
5 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (13.51%) Retail
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Architect
3 5 (13.51%) Hybris Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.41%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Business Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Junior
7 1 (2.70%) Graduate
7 1 (2.70%) Scala Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) HTML
2 13 (35.14%) JSP
3 12 (32.43%) CSS
4 10 (27.03%) jQuery
5 9 (24.32%) J2EE
6 8 (21.62%) XML
6 8 (21.62%) JSTL
6 8 (21.62%) Spring
7 6 (16.22%) Ajax
8 5 (13.51%) XHTML
8 5 (13.51%) Web Services
8 5 (13.51%) HTML5
9 4 (10.81%) CSS3
10 3 (8.11%) Servlets
10 3 (8.11%) XSL
10 3 (8.11%) CORBA
11 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
11 2 (5.41%) Java EE
11 2 (5.41%) Spring MVC
11 2 (5.41%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Open Source
1 4 (10.81%) Inversion of Control
1 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.11%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) UNIX
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.22%) MVC
3 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
4 4 (10.81%) Scrum
4 4 (10.81%) AOP
4 4 (10.81%) Kanban
4 4 (10.81%) OOP
4 4 (10.81%) OO
4 4 (10.81%) ITIL
5 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.11%) Migration
6 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Integration Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Cash Management
6 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.41%) Workflow
6 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.70%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
2 6 (16.22%) SQL
3 3 (8.11%) Smalltalk
3 3 (8.11%) VB
3 3 (8.11%) Perl
4 2 (5.41%) Scala
4 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) hybris
3 4 (10.81%) Endeca
4 3 (8.11%) Adobe
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle
5 2 (5.41%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.70%) Google
Leicestershire
Mason Frank
Posted: 7 days ago