The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 12 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing Java 22 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.87% 2.52% 3.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.29% 7.32% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 3
Average daily rate
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£338 £233 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.16% -12.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £167 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £299 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
Java
Merseyside

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

Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56 41 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 25.11% 34.45% 31.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 20 19
Average daily rate £325 £315 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +26.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £223 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £401 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £175.00 £23.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +638.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 19 (55.88%) Oracle
2 16 (47.06%) SQL
3 14 (41.18%) XML
4 12 (35.29%) UNIX
5 10 (29.41%) PL/SQL
5 10 (29.41%) HTML
5 10 (29.41%) TIBCO
5 10 (29.41%) Spring
6 9 (26.47%) Finance
7 8 (23.53%) jQuery
7 8 (23.53%) Web Services
8 6 (17.65%) Hibernate
8 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (14.71%) Banking
9 5 (14.71%) JSF
9 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
9 5 (14.71%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (14.71%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
9 5 (14.71%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (14.71%) J2EE
9 5 (14.71%) EJB
9 5 (14.71%) Swing
10 4 (11.76%) WSDL
10 4 (11.76%) BusinessWorks
10 4 (11.76%) Middleware
10 4 (11.76%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (11.76%) XSLT
10 4 (11.76%) SOAP
10 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (8.82%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (5.88%) Umbraco
2 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (11.76%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) HTTP
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle ODI
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Ant
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.94%) Toad
3 1 (2.94%) JMeter
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) JUnit
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) Business Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) TIBCO Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Perl Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Support Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Software Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Financials Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) XML
2 10 (29.41%) HTML
2 10 (29.41%) Spring
3 8 (23.53%) jQuery
3 8 (23.53%) Web Services
4 6 (17.65%) Hibernate
5 5 (14.71%) JSF
5 5 (14.71%) Swing
5 5 (14.71%) J2EE
5 5 (14.71%) EJB
6 4 (11.76%) SOAP
6 4 (11.76%) WSDL
6 4 (11.76%) Middleware
6 4 (11.76%) XSLT
7 3 (8.82%) JDBC
7 3 (8.82%) JSP
7 3 (8.82%) Java EE
7 3 (8.82%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (5.88%) JiBX
8 2 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) UNIX
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (11.76%) Integration Testing
3 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
3 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
3 3 (8.82%) SOA
3 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
3 3 (8.82%) Migration
3 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.88%) Test Planning
4 2 (5.88%) Scrum
4 2 (5.88%) Data Architecture
4 2 (5.88%) Change Management
4 2 (5.88%) Regression Testing
4 2 (5.88%) UML
4 2 (5.88%) OO
4 2 (5.88%) Workflow
4 2 (5.88%) Validation
4 2 (5.88%) Manual Testing
4 2 (5.88%) System Testing
4 2 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) SQL
2 10 (29.41%) PL/SQL
3 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.88%) Perl
4 2 (5.88%) C#
4 2 (5.88%) XQuery
5 1 (2.94%) C
5 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) ISEB
3 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Oracle
2 10 (29.41%) TIBCO
3 3 (8.82%) ATG
4 2 (5.88%) Perforce
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.94%) Sybase
5 1 (2.94%) IBM
Liverpool
Venturi
Rate: £140 - £200 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Posted: 25 days ago