The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 21 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing Java 17 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.00% 4.78% 7.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.17% 9.92% 18.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 13
Median daily rate £450 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.08% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £279 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £408 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +12.66%

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
120 131 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 49.38% 48.16% 38.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 76 76
Median daily rate £308 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.81% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £183 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £419 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Median hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 March 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 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
Leicester +8 13 £475 +35.71% 3
Hinckley - 2 - -
Java
East Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Java.

1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Scrum
3 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 9 (32.14%) CSS
4 9 (32.14%) HTML
5 8 (28.57%) Web Services
5 8 (28.57%) Oracle
5 8 (28.57%) Java EE
6 7 (25.00%) Linux
6 7 (25.00%) Python
6 7 (25.00%) User Experience
7 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
7 6 (21.43%) TDD
7 6 (21.43%) C#
7 6 (21.43%) Spring
8 5 (17.86%) Selenium
8 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
8 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
8 5 (17.86%) HTML5
8 5 (17.86%) CSS3
8 5 (17.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (17.86%) .NET
8 5 (17.86%) OO
8 5 (17.86%) Adobe
9 4 (14.29%) Change Management
9 4 (14.29%) ITSM
9 4 (14.29%) Finance
9 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
9 4 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
9 4 (14.29%) Hibernate

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 5 (17.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.57%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) EPiServer
2 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
1 5 (17.86%) Selenium
2 4 (14.29%) JUnit
3 3 (10.71%) jMock
4 2 (7.14%) git-flow
4 2 (7.14%) Grunt
4 2 (7.14%) gulp
4 2 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (7.14%) Mocha
4 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.57%) Gradle
5 1 (3.57%) IntelliJ
5 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.57%) JProfiler
5 1 (3.57%) Maven
5 1 (3.57%) SonarQube
5 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
1 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Java Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Android Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Angular Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Junior
5 2 (7.14%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Excel Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.57%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (3.57%) iOS Android Developer
6 1 (3.57%) iOS Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) CSS
1 9 (32.14%) HTML
2 8 (28.57%) Java EE
2 8 (28.57%) Web Services
3 6 (21.43%) Spring
4 5 (17.86%) .NET
4 5 (17.86%) CSS3
4 5 (17.86%) HTML5
5 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 4 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 4 (14.29%) JSON
5 4 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
5 4 (14.29%) REST
6 3 (10.71%) RESTful
7 2 (7.14%) Angular 2
7 2 (7.14%) Node.js
7 2 (7.14%) React
7 2 (7.14%) Spring Boot
8 1 (3.57%) Android SDK
8 1 (3.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) User Experience
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
4 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.14%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.57%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (3.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Android
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Scrum
3 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
3 6 (21.43%) TDD
4 5 (17.86%) OO
4 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Change Management
5 4 (14.29%) ITSM
5 4 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (14.29%) OOD
5 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.29%) UML
5 4 (14.29%) User Stories
6 3 (10.71%) API Design
6 3 (10.71%) BDD
6 3 (10.71%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (10.71%) Open Source
6 3 (10.71%) Use Case
7 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 7 (25.00%) Python
3 6 (21.43%) C#
4 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 4 (14.29%) SQL
4 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 3 (10.71%) C++
6 2 (7.14%) PHP
7 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (7.14%) OCMJD
2 2 (7.14%) OCPJWCD
2 2 (7.14%) Sun Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle
2 5 (17.86%) Adobe
3 1 (3.57%) Google
3 1 (3.57%) Twitter