The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 25 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing Java 7 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.74% 6.50% 4.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.21% 26.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Median daily rate £538 £650 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.30% +62.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.38 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-11.46% +13.74%
Java
England

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

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
33 50 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 17.65% 25.00% 24.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 17 15
Median daily rate £475 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £640 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Java
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Java.

1 7 (43.75%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) Spring
3 4 (25.00%) RESTful
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) Web Services
3 4 (25.00%) JBoss
3 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Microservices
5 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
5 2 (12.50%) Internet of Things
5 2 (12.50%) JSON
5 2 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 2 (12.50%) IBM
5 2 (12.50%) Internet
5 2 (12.50%) Finance
5 2 (12.50%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) SOA
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (12.50%) CSS
6 1 (6.25%) JSP
6 1 (6.25%) SOAP
6 1 (6.25%) Struts

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 4 (25.00%) JBoss
1 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) PowerPivot
2 1 (6.25%) QlikView
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Ant
1 1 (6.25%) IntelliJ
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Mainframe Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Mainframe Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Domain Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Java Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Java Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Software Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) Spring
3 4 (25.00%) RESTful
3 4 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) JSON
4 2 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) J2EE
5 1 (6.25%) JSP
5 1 (6.25%) Node.js
5 1 (6.25%) Play Framework
5 1 (6.25%) REST
5 1 (6.25%) SOAP
5 1 (6.25%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (12.50%) Internet of Things
1 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Microservices
3 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) SOA
3 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.25%) B2B
4 1 (6.25%) B2C
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Information Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
4 1 (6.25%) UML
4 1 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Groovy
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby
3 1 (6.25%) Scala
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Misys
3 1 (6.25%) NetApp
3 1 (6.25%) Pega
3 1 (6.25%) Teradata
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) webMethods
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