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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 12 20 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +17
Contract jobs citing Java 28 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 10.04% 6.29% 3.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.76% 14.77% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 4
Average daily rate £300 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
123 149 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 44.09% 42.57% 45.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 96 83
Average daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £250 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 31
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +6 15 £300 -20.00% 2
Hinckley - 1 £263 -
Java
East Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 29 (67.44%) JavaScript
2 23 (53.49%) HTML
3 18 (41.86%) Web Development
4 16 (37.21%) CSS
5 15 (34.88%) PHP
5 15 (34.88%) CRM
5 15 (34.88%) ERP
5 15 (34.88%) Network Security
5 15 (34.88%) Digital Media
6 14 (32.56%) AngularJS
6 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (30.23%) XML
7 13 (30.23%) HTML5
8 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
8 11 (25.58%) JSP
9 10 (23.26%) J2EE
10 9 (20.93%) OO
10 9 (20.93%) Spring
10 9 (20.93%) jQuery
10 9 (20.93%) JSON
10 9 (20.93%) CSS3
11 8 (18.60%) Sass
11 8 (18.60%) Subversion
11 8 (18.60%) .NET
11 8 (18.60%) Oracle
12 7 (16.28%) SQL
12 7 (16.28%) DB2
13 6 (13.95%) Retail
13 6 (13.95%) SAP
13 6 (13.95%) Web Services

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 5 (11.63%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.98%) Node.js
3 2 (4.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (4.65%) JBoss
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) CICS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.88%) Network Security
2 2 (4.65%) LDAP
3 1 (2.33%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.33%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) DB2
2 4 (9.30%) MongoDB
2 4 (9.30%) MySQL
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.65%) CouchDB
3 2 (4.65%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.33%) Adabas
4 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.33%) GIS
4 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
2 8 (18.60%) Subversion
3 2 (4.65%) gulp
3 2 (4.65%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.33%) Hudson
4 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.33%) JIRA
4 1 (2.33%) Maven
4 1 (2.33%) PhpStorm
General
1 6 (13.95%) Retail
2 4 (9.30%) Finance
3 3 (6.98%) Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.33%) Electronics
5 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (67.44%) Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Architect
3 7 (16.28%) Java Architect
4 6 (13.95%) UI Developer
5 4 (9.30%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.98%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Agile Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Applications Developer
6 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Java E-Commerce Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.65%) iOS Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Mainframe Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) C Software Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) COBOL Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Embedded C Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (53.49%) HTML
2 16 (37.21%) CSS
3 14 (32.56%) AngularJS
4 13 (30.23%) HTML5
4 13 (30.23%) XML
5 11 (25.58%) JSP
6 10 (23.26%) J2EE
7 9 (20.93%) CSS3
7 9 (20.93%) jQuery
7 9 (20.93%) JSON
7 9 (20.93%) Spring
8 8 (18.60%) .NET
8 8 (18.60%) Sass
9 6 (13.95%) Backbone.js
9 6 (13.95%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (13.95%) LESS
9 6 (13.95%) Web Services
10 5 (11.63%) JPA
10 5 (11.63%) RESTful
10 5 (11.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Digital Media
2 6 (13.95%) User Experience
3 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.98%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.65%) FMCG
4 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.33%) EPoS
5 1 (2.33%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Linux
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.65%) CentOS
3 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.33%) Android
4 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Web Development
2 15 (34.88%) CRM
2 15 (34.88%) ERP
3 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (20.93%) OO
5 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.30%) MVC
7 2 (4.65%) Analytics
7 2 (4.65%) B2B
7 2 (4.65%) Coaching
7 2 (4.65%) iOS Development
7 2 (4.65%) Logistics
7 2 (4.65%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (4.65%) OO PHP
7 2 (4.65%) Scrum
7 2 (4.65%) SDLC
7 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.65%) Web Analytics
8 1 (2.33%) Front End Development
8 1 (2.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 29 (67.44%) JavaScript
2 15 (34.88%) PHP
3 7 (16.28%) SQL
4 5 (11.63%) C#
5 2 (4.65%) C++
5 2 (4.65%) JCL
5 2 (4.65%) Objective-C
5 2 (4.65%) Python
6 1 (2.33%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.33%) C
6 1 (2.33%) COBOL
6 1 (2.33%) Groovy
6 1 (2.33%) NATURAL
6 1 (2.33%) PHP 5
6 1 (2.33%) Ruby
6 1 (2.33%) Scala
6 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
1 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.33%) PMP
1 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Oracle
2 6 (13.95%) SAP
3 3 (6.98%) ATG
4 2 (4.65%) Adobe
4 2 (4.65%) Zend
5 1 (2.33%) Apigee
5 1 (2.33%) IBM
5 1 (2.33%) OpenText
5 1 (2.33%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.33%) VMware
5 1 (2.33%) Xamarin
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