The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 12 33 17
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -16
Contract jobs citing Java 37 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 11.18% 2.20% 5.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.37% 11.43% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 5 7
Median daily rate £368 £300 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Java
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
126 70 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 38.07% 19.28% 36.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 50 37
Median daily rate £330 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £206 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £18.80 £16.23 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.83% -90.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the Merseyside region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Merseyside region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Java
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +10 25 £393 +30.83% 7
Wirral - 8 £260 - 1
Southport - 2 £313 - 1
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Java.

1 30 (49.18%) JavaScript
2 25 (40.98%) HTML
2 25 (40.98%) Web Services
3 24 (39.34%) Oracle
4 20 (32.79%) JSP
5 19 (31.15%) XML
6 18 (29.51%) Ajax
7 17 (27.87%) CSS
7 17 (27.87%) E-Commerce
8 16 (26.23%) JBoss
9 15 (24.59%) SQL
9 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (21.31%) Finance
10 13 (21.31%) ATG Dynamo
10 13 (21.31%) ATG
10 13 (21.31%) System Testing
11 12 (19.67%) Spring
11 12 (19.67%) Oracle Database
12 11 (18.03%) Ant
13 10 (16.39%) PL/SQL
13 10 (16.39%) Windows
13 10 (16.39%) OO
14 9 (14.75%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (14.75%) Linux
14 9 (14.75%) WebLogic
14 9 (14.75%) Maven
15 8 (13.11%) Migration
15 8 (13.11%) C#
15 8 (13.11%) Apache Hive
15 8 (13.11%) AngularJS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 16 (26.23%) JBoss
2 13 (21.31%) ATG Dynamo
3 9 (14.75%) WebLogic
4 5 (8.20%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (6.56%) Apache Pig
6 3 (4.92%) Apache
6 3 (4.92%) Apache Spark
6 3 (4.92%) IIS
6 3 (4.92%) Node.js
6 3 (4.92%) SAS
6 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
7 2 (3.28%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.64%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.64%) CMS
8 1 (1.64%) Confluence
8 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.64%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (1.64%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.64%) GitHub
2 1 (1.64%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) DNS
1 3 (4.92%) HTTP
1 3 (4.92%) Internet
1 3 (4.92%) SSL
2 2 (3.28%) LDAP
2 2 (3.28%) Network Security
2 2 (3.28%) PuTTY
2 2 (3.28%) WinSCP
3 1 (1.64%) OpenVPN
3 1 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) Oracle Database
2 9 (14.75%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (13.11%) Apache Hive
3 8 (13.11%) Hadoop
4 6 (9.84%) MySQL
4 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
5 5 (8.20%) SAP BI
5 5 (8.20%) SAP BW
6 4 (6.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (6.56%) Big Data
6 4 (6.56%) SAP HANA
7 2 (3.28%) DB2
7 2 (3.28%) OLTP
7 2 (3.28%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.64%) DataStax
8 1 (1.64%) HBase
8 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Ant
2 9 (14.75%) Maven
3 8 (13.11%) JIRA
4 7 (11.48%) Git (software)
5 5 (8.20%) Jenkins
5 5 (8.20%) Subversion
6 4 (6.56%) Bugzilla
6 4 (6.56%) Hudson
7 3 (4.92%) gulp
8 2 (3.28%) Cucumber
8 2 (3.28%) JDeveloper
8 2 (3.28%) JMeter
8 2 (3.28%) Selenium
8 2 (3.28%) TortoiseSVN
8 2 (3.28%) WATIR
8 2 (3.28%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.64%) eggPlant
9 1 (1.64%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (21.31%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (63.93%) Developer
2 20 (32.79%) Java Developer
3 4 (6.56%) Big Data Developer
4 3 (4.92%) Architect
4 3 (4.92%) Consultant
4 3 (4.92%) DBA
4 3 (4.92%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (4.92%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (4.92%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (3.28%) Angular Developer
5 2 (3.28%) Applications Developer
5 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (3.28%) DB2 DBA
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (3.28%) Project Engineer
5 2 (3.28%) QA Engineer
5 2 (3.28%) SAP APO Consultant
5 2 (3.28%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 2 (3.28%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (3.28%) SAP XI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (40.98%) HTML
1 25 (40.98%) Web Services
2 20 (32.79%) JSP
3 19 (31.15%) XML
4 18 (29.51%) Ajax
5 17 (27.87%) CSS
6 12 (19.67%) Spring
7 8 (13.11%) AngularJS
8 7 (11.48%) HTML5
9 5 (8.20%) Middleware
10 4 (6.56%) .NET
10 4 (6.56%) EJB
10 4 (6.56%) EJB 3.0
10 4 (6.56%) Hibernate
10 4 (6.56%) J2EE
10 4 (6.56%) jQuery
10 4 (6.56%) RESTful
10 4 (6.56%) Struts
11 3 (4.92%) Backbone.js
11 3 (4.92%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.92%) iPad
2 3 (4.92%) PMI
3 2 (3.28%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.28%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.39%) Windows
2 9 (14.75%) Linux
3 5 (8.20%) AIX
4 4 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.28%) zOS
6 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) E-Commerce
2 15 (24.59%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (21.31%) System Testing
4 10 (16.39%) OO
5 8 (13.11%) Migration
6 7 (11.48%) CRM
6 7 (11.48%) Unit Testing
7 6 (9.84%) Scrum
8 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (8.20%) Data Migration
8 5 (8.20%) MapReduce
8 5 (8.20%) OOP
8 5 (8.20%) SAP Implementation
9 4 (6.56%) Multithreading
9 4 (6.56%) MVC
9 4 (6.56%) RAD
9 4 (6.56%) Time Management
9 4 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (6.56%) Workflow
10 3 (4.92%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (49.18%) JavaScript
2 15 (24.59%) SQL
3 10 (16.39%) PL/SQL
4 8 (13.11%) C#
5 7 (11.48%) PHP
6 6 (9.84%) Ruby
7 5 (8.20%) ABAP
8 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
8 4 (6.56%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.92%) Python
9 3 (4.92%) Scala
10 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.28%) C
10 2 (3.28%) REXX
10 2 (3.28%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 1 (1.64%) C++
11 1 (1.64%) JCL
11 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Degree
1 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
1 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) MCITP
2 3 (4.92%) MCTS
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.92%) PMI Certification
2 3 (4.92%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) HDFS
2 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.92%) UAG
3 1 (1.64%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) Puppet
2 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (3.28%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.64%) Nessus
4 1 (1.64%) Oozie
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (1.64%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 24 (39.34%) Oracle
2 13 (21.31%) ATG
3 6 (9.84%) Endeca
4 5 (8.20%) SAP
5 3 (4.92%) Brocade
5 3 (4.92%) Hortonworks
5 3 (4.92%) IBM
5 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.92%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.28%) Chordiant
6 2 (3.28%) Siebel
7 1 (1.64%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.64%) Qualys
7 1 (1.64%) VMware
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