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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 12 7 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Contract jobs citing Java 21 25 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 8.90% 11.90% 2.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.38% 44.64% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 2
Average daily rate £363 £350 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +50.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £233 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £446 £299
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.69 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.50% -6.25%
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
74 56 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 31.36% 26.67% 35.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 34 20
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 13 February 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 13 February 2016, 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 (63.33%) JavaScript
2 18 (60.00%) HTML
3 17 (56.67%) E-Commerce
4 16 (53.33%) Web Services
5 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (43.33%) CSS
7 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
8 10 (33.33%) Oracle
9 9 (30.00%) SQL
9 9 (30.00%) XML
9 9 (30.00%) Scrum
9 9 (30.00%) Spring
9 9 (30.00%) iPad
9 9 (30.00%) Node.js
9 9 (30.00%) AngularJS
10 8 (26.67%) React
10 8 (26.67%) RESTful
11 7 (23.33%) Software Architecture
11 7 (23.33%) HTML5
11 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (23.33%) gulp
11 7 (23.33%) Express
11 7 (23.33%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (23.33%) Ajax
11 7 (23.33%) Finance
11 7 (23.33%) JSP
11 7 (23.33%) PL/SQL
11 7 (23.33%) OOD
11 7 (23.33%) OO
12 6 (20.00%) JBoss

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 9 (30.00%) Node.js
2 6 (20.00%) ATG Dynamo
2 6 (20.00%) JBoss
3 4 (13.33%) Apache Pig
4 3 (10.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (3.33%) CMS
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (13.33%) Apache Hive
2 4 (13.33%) Big Data
2 4 (13.33%) Hadoop
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (23.33%) gulp
3 6 (20.00%) Ant
3 6 (20.00%) Maven
4 4 (13.33%) Bugzilla
4 4 (13.33%) Hudson
4 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (13.33%) JIRA
4 4 (13.33%) Subversion
5 1 (3.33%) eggPlant
5 1 (3.33%) JDeveloper
5 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Node.js Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Angular Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Big Data Developer
7 3 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Architect
8 2 (6.67%) Java Web Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Lead Web Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Performance Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Software Architect
9 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Tester
9 1 (3.33%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) HTML
2 16 (53.33%) Web Services
3 13 (43.33%) CSS
4 9 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 9 (30.00%) Spring
4 9 (30.00%) XML
5 8 (26.67%) React
5 8 (26.67%) RESTful
6 7 (23.33%) Ajax
6 7 (23.33%) Express
6 7 (23.33%) HTML5
6 7 (23.33%) JSP
7 6 (20.00%) Middleware
8 5 (16.67%) Hibernate
9 4 (13.33%) Struts
10 3 (10.00%) Backbone.js
10 3 (10.00%) CSS3
10 3 (10.00%) DOM
10 3 (10.00%) Java EE
11 2 (6.67%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) iPad
2 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) AIX
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) E-Commerce
2 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (30.00%) Scrum
4 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (23.33%) OO
4 7 (23.33%) OOD
4 7 (23.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (23.33%) Software Architecture
5 6 (20.00%) System Testing
5 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Isomorphic JavaScript
7 4 (13.33%) MapReduce
7 4 (13.33%) MVC
7 4 (13.33%) RAD
7 4 (13.33%) Time Management
8 1 (3.33%) Content Management
8 1 (3.33%) Migration
8 1 (3.33%) SOA
8 1 (3.33%) UML
8 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (30.00%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) PL/SQL
4 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.33%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) Scala
5 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) ATG
3 1 (3.33%) Siebel
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