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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 9 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Contract jobs citing Java 21 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 12.35% 3.76% 3.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.67% 10.87% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 3
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£350 £340 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.93 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.38% -0.20%
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
45 46 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 26.47% 34.59% 45.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 35
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £203 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £433 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £23.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 21 (61.76%) Oracle
2 17 (50.00%) HTML
3 15 (44.12%) Spring
3 15 (44.12%) jQuery
4 14 (41.18%) SQL
5 13 (38.24%) Web Services
5 13 (38.24%) XML
6 12 (35.29%) TIBCO
7 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (32.35%) Hibernate
8 10 (29.41%) JSF
8 10 (29.41%) Swing
8 10 (29.41%) EJB
9 9 (26.47%) PL/SQL
9 9 (26.47%) UNIX
9 9 (26.47%) Finance
10 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
10 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
11 5 (14.71%) Oracle EBS R12
11 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
11 5 (14.71%) QA
11 5 (14.71%) Banking
11 5 (14.71%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (14.71%) J2EE
11 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
11 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
12 4 (11.76%) C#
12 4 (11.76%) .NET
12 4 (11.76%) Oracle Financials
12 4 (11.76%) SharePoint

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 4 (11.76%) Umbraco
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (2.94%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (5.88%) Ant
2 1 (2.94%) JUnit
2 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.94%) Toad
2 1 (2.94%) JMeter
2 1 (2.94%) Selenium
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Retail
3 3 (8.82%) Multimedia
4 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Web Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Oracle Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Perl Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Tester
7 1 (2.94%) Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Tester
7 1 (2.94%) Business Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Financials Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) TIBCO Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Financials Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) HTML
2 15 (44.12%) Spring
2 15 (44.12%) jQuery
3 13 (38.24%) Web Services
3 13 (38.24%) XML
4 11 (32.35%) Hibernate
5 10 (29.41%) JSF
5 10 (29.41%) Swing
5 10 (29.41%) EJB
6 5 (14.71%) J2EE
7 4 (11.76%) .NET
7 4 (11.76%) SOAP
7 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
7 4 (11.76%) HTML5
8 3 (8.82%) Java EE
8 3 (8.82%) EJB 3.0
8 3 (8.82%) JDBC
8 3 (8.82%) JSP
8 3 (8.82%) XSLT
8 3 (8.82%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) UNIX
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
3 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
4 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
4 3 (8.82%) Migration
4 3 (8.82%) Integration Testing
5 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.88%) UML
5 2 (5.88%) OO
5 2 (5.88%) Change Management
5 2 (5.88%) Workflow
5 2 (5.88%) Data Architecture
5 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.94%) Test Planning
6 1 (2.94%) Validation
6 1 (2.94%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 9 (26.47%) PL/SQL
3 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.76%) C#
5 2 (5.88%) Perl
6 1 (2.94%) C
6 1 (2.94%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) ISEB
4 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Oracle
2 12 (35.29%) TIBCO
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.82%) ATG
5 2 (5.88%) Perforce
6 1 (2.94%) Sybase
6 1 (2.94%) IBM
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