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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 9 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Contract jobs citing Java 19 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.69% 3.53% 6.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.36% 14.49% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 11
Median daily rate £363 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £450 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £450 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
78 69 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 39.80% 24.38% 22.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 31 30
Median daily rate £370 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £36.50 £26.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.44% +18.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 14 (38.89%) Web Services
1 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) XML
3 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 10 (27.78%) Oracle
4 8 (22.22%) SQL
4 8 (22.22%) J2EE
5 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (16.67%) Unix
6 6 (16.67%) OO
6 6 (16.67%) .NET
6 6 (16.67%) HTML
6 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
7 5 (13.89%) CSS
7 5 (13.89%) Finance
7 5 (13.89%) IBM
7 5 (13.89%) Data Management
7 5 (13.89%) Spring
7 5 (13.89%) Algorithms
7 5 (13.89%) Oracle Service Bus
7 5 (13.89%) Master Data Management
8 4 (11.11%) Microservices
8 4 (11.11%) XML Messaging
8 4 (11.11%) Migration
8 4 (11.11%) Scrum
8 4 (11.11%) JSON
8 4 (11.11%) Selenium
8 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
8 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared

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 5 (13.89%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (5.56%) ATG Dynamo
4 2 (5.56%) JBoss
4 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.78%) ColdFusion
5 1 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Network Security
2 2 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) DHCP
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) DSL
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.78%) LDAP
3 1 (2.78%) MPLS
3 1 (2.78%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (2.78%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) DB2
3 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.56%) Endeca
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Selenium
2 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.33%) Subversion
3 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.56%) JMeter
3 2 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.78%) JIRA
4 1 (2.78%) JUnit
4 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Advertising
3 2 (5.56%) Music Industry
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Front Office
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Java Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Python Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Tester
4 3 (8.33%) Automation Tester
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Automation Tester
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Tester
5 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Head of Development
5 2 (5.56%) Integration Developer
5 2 (5.56%) QA Automation Tester
5 2 (5.56%) QA Tester
5 2 (5.56%) Senior QA Tester
6 1 (2.78%) Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Data Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) Web Services
2 12 (33.33%) XML
3 8 (22.22%) J2EE
4 6 (16.67%) .NET
4 6 (16.67%) HTML
5 5 (13.89%) CSS
5 5 (13.89%) Spring
6 4 (11.11%) JSON
6 4 (11.11%) SOAP
6 4 (11.11%) XML Messaging
7 3 (8.33%) JSP
8 2 (5.56%) Ajax
8 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
8 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (5.56%) EJB
8 2 (5.56%) EJB 3.0
8 2 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (5.56%) JMS
8 2 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Algorithms
3 4 (11.11%) Client/Server
4 3 (8.33%) Digital Media
5 2 (5.56%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Unix
2 3 (8.33%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.67%) OO
3 5 (13.89%) Data Management
3 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
3 5 (13.89%) Master Data Management
4 4 (11.11%) Microservices
4 4 (11.11%) Migration
4 4 (11.11%) Scrum
5 3 (8.33%) CRM
5 3 (8.33%) ERP
5 3 (8.33%) ETL
5 3 (8.33%) Kanban
5 3 (8.33%) Open Source
5 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (8.33%) SDLC
5 3 (8.33%) SOA
5 3 (8.33%) TDD
5 3 (8.33%) Web Development
6 2 (5.56%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 2 (5.56%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 8 (22.22%) SQL
3 4 (11.11%) Python
4 3 (8.33%) PHP
4 3 (8.33%) Scala
5 2 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) Perl
6 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) vMotion
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) IBM
3 4 (11.11%) Sybase
4 3 (8.33%) Perforce
5 2 (5.56%) ATG
5 2 (5.56%) HP
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.56%) Talend
6 1 (2.78%) Civica
6 1 (2.78%) Dell
6 1 (2.78%) NETGEAR
6 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.78%) Sony
6 1 (2.78%) VMware