The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 14 17 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing Java 29 43 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 7.06% 8.96% 5.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.14% 19.72% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 13
Average daily rate
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£450 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £301 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
Java
Nottinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
131 218 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 31.87% 45.42% 33.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 88 68
Average daily rate £325 £310 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.71 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.35% -33.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 14 (41.18%) Finance
2 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (29.41%) Jenkins
4 7 (20.59%) Mobile App
4 7 (20.59%) Node.js
4 7 (20.59%) QA
4 7 (20.59%) SQL
4 7 (20.59%) J2EE
4 7 (20.59%) Linux
4 7 (20.59%) OO
5 6 (17.65%) Web Services
5 6 (17.65%) C#
5 6 (17.65%) C++
5 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 6 (17.65%) .NET
5 6 (17.65%) Python
5 6 (17.65%) Ruby
5 6 (17.65%) Degree
5 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
6 5 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (14.71%) Scrum
6 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
6 5 (14.71%) VMware
6 5 (14.71%) Apache
6 5 (14.71%) Oracle
6 5 (14.71%) HTML
7 4 (11.76%) SAP
7 4 (11.76%) CSS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 7 (20.59%) Node.js
2 5 (14.71%) Apache
3 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
4 3 (8.82%) OpenStack
4 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.88%) CICS
5 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.94%) NetWeaver
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) PaaS
3 1 (2.94%) SaaS
3 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) SSL
2 2 (5.88%) Intranet
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) DMZ
3 1 (2.94%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.82%) MySQL
3 3 (8.82%) DB2
4 1 (2.94%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Jenkins
2 4 (11.76%) Maven
2 4 (11.76%) Calabash
2 4 (11.76%) Cucumber
3 3 (8.82%) JIRA
3 3 (8.82%) Ranorex
3 3 (8.82%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (8.82%) Eclipse
3 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.82%) Ant
4 2 (5.88%) IntelliJ
4 2 (5.88%) LoadRunner
4 2 (5.88%) JDeveloper
4 2 (5.88%) Gradle
5 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.94%) Introscope
5 1 (2.94%) JMeter
5 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 1 (2.94%) JUnit
General
1 14 (41.18%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Front Office
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Developer
2 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
2 4 (11.76%) C++ Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Automated Test Developer
3 3 (8.82%) DevOps Consultant
3 3 (8.82%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (8.82%) Consultant
3 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Lead Architect
5 1 (2.94%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Tester
5 1 (2.94%) Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Test Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) J2EE
2 6 (17.65%) Web Services
2 6 (17.65%) .NET
3 5 (14.71%) HTML
4 4 (11.76%) CSS
4 4 (11.76%) REST
5 3 (8.82%) JSON
5 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
5 3 (8.82%) WSDL
5 3 (8.82%) JSP
5 3 (8.82%) SOAP
5 3 (8.82%) XSD
6 2 (5.88%) XSL
6 2 (5.88%) JMS
6 2 (5.88%) Spring
6 2 (5.88%) Hibernate
6 2 (5.88%) JAX-RS
6 2 (5.88%) JAX-WS
7 1 (2.94%) Java SE
7 1 (2.94%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Open Source
3 1 (2.94%) RIA
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) DTV
3 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Apple iOS
2 4 (11.76%) Android
3 3 (8.82%) Solaris
4 2 (5.88%) SUSE
5 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.59%) OO
3 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
4 5 (14.71%) Scrum
4 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
5 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.76%) DevOps
5 4 (11.76%) Multithreading
6 3 (8.82%) Electronic Trading
6 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.82%) Automation Testing
6 3 (8.82%) TDD
6 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
6 3 (8.82%) OOD
6 3 (8.82%) SOA
6 3 (8.82%) UML
7 2 (5.88%) MVC
7 2 (5.88%) Software Architecture
7 2 (5.88%) Time Management
8 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) C#
2 6 (17.65%) C++
2 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 6 (17.65%) Python
2 6 (17.65%) Ruby
3 4 (11.76%) Objective-C
4 3 (8.82%) Clojure
5 2 (5.88%) C
6 1 (2.94%) Scala
6 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (11.76%) Puppet
3 3 (8.82%) Vagrant
3 3 (8.82%) Salt
3 3 (8.82%) Ansible
3 3 (8.82%) Nagios
4 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (2.94%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) VMware
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) SAP
2 4 (11.76%) HP
3 3 (8.82%) New Relic
4 2 (5.88%) IBM
5 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.94%) CA
5 1 (2.94%) Intel
5 1 (2.94%) Software AG
5 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.94%) Cognos