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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 21 17 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing Java 19 33 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.71% 10.68% 3.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.62% 18.75% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 8
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£363 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £341 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -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
130 176 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 45.94% 56.96% 43.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 72 53
Average daily rate £325 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £400 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 27
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 -1 8 £350 +9.80% 4
Hinckley - 1 - -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - - - -
Loughborough - - - -
Java
East Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 10 (37.04%) HTML
3 9 (33.33%) JSP
4 8 (29.63%) Spring
5 7 (25.93%) .NET
5 7 (25.93%) J2EE
5 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
6 6 (22.22%) C#
6 6 (22.22%) C++
6 6 (22.22%) Oracle
6 6 (22.22%) CSS
6 6 (22.22%) Struts
6 6 (22.22%) XML
6 6 (22.22%) Maven
6 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (22.22%) Java EE
7 5 (18.52%) XSLT
7 5 (18.52%) SAP
7 5 (18.52%) SQL
8 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.81%) OO
8 4 (14.81%) Linux
8 4 (14.81%) Python
8 4 (14.81%) CRM
8 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
8 4 (14.81%) Finance
8 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
8 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
8 4 (14.81%) OpenStack
8 4 (14.81%) Puppet

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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%) OpenStack
2 3 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.70%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe CQ
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (11.11%) Magento
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) DB2
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Maven
2 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.11%) Subversion
3 3 (11.11%) Ant
3 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
4 2 (7.41%) IntelliJ
5 1 (3.70%) JMeter
5 1 (3.70%) JUnit
5 1 (3.70%) Gradle
5 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Magento Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Hybris Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Android Developer
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Web Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) ERP Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) CRM Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (3.70%) C Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) HTML
2 9 (33.33%) JSP
3 8 (29.63%) Spring
4 7 (25.93%) .NET
4 7 (25.93%) J2EE
5 6 (22.22%) CSS
5 6 (22.22%) Struts
5 6 (22.22%) XML
5 6 (22.22%) Java EE
6 5 (18.52%) XSLT
7 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
8 3 (11.11%) Spring MVC
8 3 (11.11%) Zend Framework
9 2 (7.41%) Android SDK
10 1 (3.70%) jQuery
10 1 (3.70%) OSGi
10 1 (3.70%) Apache Sling
10 1 (3.70%) POSIX
10 1 (3.70%) Ajax
10 1 (3.70%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.70%) Open Source
2 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.41%) Android
3 2 (7.41%) UNIX
4 1 (3.70%) Solaris
4 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.81%) OO
3 4 (14.81%) CRM
3 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
4 3 (11.11%) DevOps
4 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (7.41%) TDD
5 2 (7.41%) Android Development
6 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.70%) Data Validation
6 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.70%) Memory Management
6 1 (3.70%) Build Automation
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Content Management
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 6 (22.22%) C#
2 6 (22.22%) C++
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) Python
5 3 (11.11%) PHP
6 2 (7.41%) C
7 1 (3.70%) LotusScript
7 1 (3.70%) Formula Language
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Puppet
1 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (14.81%) Ansible
2 2 (7.41%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) SAP
3 3 (11.11%) JD Edwards
3 3 (11.11%) Zend
4 2 (7.41%) hybris
4 2 (7.41%) Rackspace
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.41%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) Adobe
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) Lotus
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