The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 13 21 10
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing Java 24 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.52% 5.23% 9.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.57% 16.16% 29.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 15
Median daily rate £414 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £344 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +15.37%
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
84 99 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 33.33% 32.35% 31.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 37 28
Median daily rate £350 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £15.75 £21.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.74% -28.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 July 2016.

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 31 July 2016, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Java.

1 29 (60.42%) Web Services
2 27 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 24 (50.00%) Oracle
4 18 (37.50%) HTML
5 15 (31.25%) JSP
5 15 (31.25%) XML
6 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (27.08%) Ajax
7 13 (27.08%) E-Commerce
8 12 (25.00%) CSS
9 11 (22.92%) WebLogic
9 11 (22.92%) SQL
9 11 (22.92%) JBoss
9 11 (22.92%) Endeca
9 11 (22.92%) ATG
9 11 (22.92%) ATG Dynamo
10 9 (18.75%) J2EE
10 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database
10 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (16.67%) System Testing
12 7 (14.58%) SC Cleared
12 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
12 7 (14.58%) Migration
12 7 (14.58%) Spring
12 7 (14.58%) Finance
13 6 (12.50%) IBM
13 6 (12.50%) Windows
13 6 (12.50%) JIRA
13 6 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
14 5 (10.42%) Apache Cassandra

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 11 (22.92%) ATG Dynamo
1 11 (22.92%) JBoss
1 11 (22.92%) WebLogic
2 6 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (10.42%) SAS
4 4 (8.33%) Apache Spark
5 3 (6.25%) Confluence
6 2 (4.17%) ColdFusion
6 2 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Mingle
2 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (6.25%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (6.25%) Amazon Kinesis
2 3 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (6.25%) AWS CloudTrail
2 3 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (6.25%) GitHub
2 3 (6.25%) Route 53
3 2 (4.17%) Amazon S3
3 2 (4.17%) Office 365
3 2 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Network Security
2 3 (6.25%) Internet
2 3 (6.25%) LDAP
2 3 (6.25%) OpenVPN
3 1 (2.08%) DHCP
3 1 (2.08%) DNS
3 1 (2.08%) DSL
3 1 (2.08%) Firewall
3 1 (2.08%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.08%) MPLS
3 1 (2.08%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (2.08%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.42%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (8.33%) Apache Hive
3 4 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (6.25%) DataStax
4 3 (6.25%) MySQL
4 3 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.25%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 2 (4.17%) DB2
5 2 (4.17%) OLTP
5 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) JIRA
2 4 (8.33%) Ant
2 4 (8.33%) Maven
3 3 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (6.25%) GitLab
3 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.25%) Selenium
4 2 (4.17%) JDeveloper
4 2 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.08%) eggPlant
5 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.08%) Subversion
5 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Advertising
3 2 (4.17%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 31 (64.58%) Developer
2 16 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (10.42%) Architect
4 4 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) AWS Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Data Architect
6 2 (4.17%) DB2 DBA
6 2 (4.17%) DBA
6 2 (4.17%) Designer
6 2 (4.17%) Integration Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Systems Test Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Tester
7 1 (2.08%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (2.08%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (60.42%) Web Services
2 18 (37.50%) HTML
3 15 (31.25%) JSP
3 15 (31.25%) XML
4 13 (27.08%) Ajax
5 12 (25.00%) CSS
6 9 (18.75%) J2EE
7 7 (14.58%) Spring
8 2 (4.17%) JSF
8 2 (4.17%) Oracle ADF
8 2 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (2.08%) .NET
9 1 (2.08%) JMS
9 1 (2.08%) Middleware
9 1 (2.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 4 (8.33%) Digital Media
3 2 (4.17%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (6.25%) Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.17%) Unix
4 2 (4.17%) zOS
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.08%) E-Commerce
3 8 (16.67%) System Testing
4 7 (14.58%) Migration
5 5 (10.42%) Multithreading
6 4 (8.33%) CRM
6 4 (8.33%) Data Management
6 4 (8.33%) ERP
6 4 (8.33%) Master Data Management
6 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (8.33%) Scrum
6 4 (8.33%) Web Development
7 3 (6.25%) ETL
7 3 (6.25%) MapReduce
8 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (4.17%) OO
8 2 (4.17%) Project Management
8 2 (4.17%) Regression Testing
8 2 (4.17%) SOA
8 2 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 11 (22.92%) SQL
3 5 (10.42%) PL/SQL
3 5 (10.42%) Ruby
4 4 (8.33%) PHP
4 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.33%) Python
4 4 (8.33%) Scala
5 2 (4.17%) C
5 2 (4.17%) C#
5 2 (4.17%) REXX
5 2 (4.17%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 1 (2.08%) JCL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) SC Cleared
1 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Squid
2 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.08%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Puppet
2 3 (6.25%) Nessus
2 3 (6.25%) Oozie
2 3 (6.25%) Rundeck
3 2 (4.17%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (2.08%) vMotion
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) Oracle
2 11 (22.92%) ATG
2 11 (22.92%) Endeca
3 6 (12.50%) IBM
4 4 (8.33%) Hortonworks
5 3 (6.25%) AppDynamics
5 3 (6.25%) Atlassian
5 3 (6.25%) Qualys
6 2 (4.17%) Chordiant
6 2 (4.17%) Sony
6 2 (4.17%) Talend
6 2 (4.17%) VMware
7 1 (2.08%) Dell
7 1 (2.08%) HP
7 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.08%) NETGEAR
7 1 (2.08%) Siebel
7 1 (2.08%) SonicWALL