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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 16 12 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing Java 19 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.71% 8.85% 2.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.27% 24.64% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £325 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £435 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.04%
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
104 69 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 36.75% 35.94% 34.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 38 41
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 12 (50.00%) Oracle
2 10 (41.67%) Middleware
3 9 (37.50%) Open Source
4 8 (33.33%) REST
4 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 8 (33.33%) HTML
5 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
5 7 (29.17%) SQL
5 7 (29.17%) CSS
6 6 (25.00%) SOAP
6 6 (25.00%) Web Services
6 6 (25.00%) XML
6 6 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (25.00%) Banking
6 6 (25.00%) CSS3
6 6 (25.00%) HTML5
7 5 (20.83%) Oracle Service Bus
7 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (20.83%) SOA
7 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
7 5 (20.83%) User Experience
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
8 4 (16.67%) J2EE
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (16.67%) Scrum
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 5 (20.83%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 3 (12.50%) AquaLogic
3 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 2 (8.33%) Apache Pig
4 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.17%) IIS
5 1 (4.17%) Apache
5 1 (4.17%) Jetty
5 1 (4.17%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.17%) Google App Engine
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DHCP
1 1 (4.17%) FTP
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.33%) Big Data
4 1 (4.17%) DB2
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) JUnit
1 3 (12.50%) Selenium
1 3 (12.50%) SoapUI
1 3 (12.50%) eggPlant
2 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.33%) Maven
2 2 (8.33%) JIRA
2 2 (8.33%) Ant
3 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.83%) HTML Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Configuration Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Configuration and Release Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Build and Release Manager
5 1 (4.17%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Software Release Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Release Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Build Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Software Configuration Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) Middleware
2 8 (33.33%) HTML
2 8 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 8 (33.33%) REST
3 7 (29.17%) CSS
4 6 (25.00%) SOAP
4 6 (25.00%) Web Services
4 6 (25.00%) XML
4 6 (25.00%) CSS3
4 6 (25.00%) HTML5
5 4 (16.67%) J2EE
6 3 (12.50%) JMS
6 3 (12.50%) JSON
6 3 (12.50%) .NET
7 2 (8.33%) XML Messaging
7 2 (8.33%) RESTful
8 1 (4.17%) MyBatis
8 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
8 1 (4.17%) Spring
8 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (20.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) UNIX
3 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Open Source
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (20.83%) SOA
4 4 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (12.50%) ETL
5 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 3 (12.50%) TDD
5 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Business Analytics
6 2 (8.33%) Analytics
6 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.33%) SDLC
6 2 (8.33%) BPEL
6 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) C#
2 3 (12.50%) C++
2 3 (12.50%) XQuery
3 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.33%) Scala
3 2 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) REXX
4 1 (4.17%) LINC
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Xen
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) BladeLogic
2 1 (4.17%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) BEA
3 2 (8.33%) TIBCO
3 2 (8.33%) Teradata
3 2 (8.33%) Sybase
3 2 (8.33%) Unisys
3 2 (8.33%) IBM
3 2 (8.33%) Hortonworks
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Google
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
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