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 3 June 2015 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 10 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs citing Java 44 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 10.14% 7.35% 5.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.15% 22.55% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 22 6
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£475 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £387 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £439 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £352
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
208 102 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 47.93% 32.59% 24.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 59 35
Average daily rate £375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £441 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £45.00 £13.00 £20.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+246.15% -37.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £13.00 £14.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £13.00 £27.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.20 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.42% -

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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 2015, 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 48 (62.34%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (40.26%) Finance
3 22 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 21 (27.27%) TDD
5 19 (24.68%) Web Services
6 18 (23.38%) C#
7 17 (22.08%) Scrum
7 17 (22.08%) Open Source
8 16 (20.78%) Opscode Chef
8 16 (20.78%) Maven
9 15 (19.48%) Android Development
9 15 (19.48%) DevOps
9 15 (19.48%) Android
10 13 (16.88%) HTML
11 12 (15.58%) JavaScript
11 12 (15.58%) .NET
11 12 (15.58%) SOAP
11 12 (15.58%) Linux
11 12 (15.58%) Git (software)
12 11 (14.29%) QA
12 11 (14.29%) Puppet
12 11 (14.29%) Gradle
12 11 (14.29%) SDLC
12 11 (14.29%) Ruby
13 10 (12.99%) JUnit
13 10 (12.99%) Oracle
13 10 (12.99%) SAP
13 10 (12.99%) Ansible
13 10 (12.99%) REST
13 10 (12.99%) Test Automation

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 (9.09%) Mule
1 7 (9.09%) Mule ESB
2 5 (6.49%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.49%) NetWeaver
2 5 (6.49%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.19%) Apache
4 3 (3.90%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.90%) Node.js
5 1 (1.30%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 1 (1.30%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.30%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.30%) SaaS
3 1 (1.30%) PaaS
3 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) HTTP
1 6 (7.79%) HTTPS
2 5 (6.49%) DMZ
2 5 (6.49%) Firewall
3 3 (3.90%) MPLS
4 1 (1.30%) Intranet
4 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
1 6 (7.79%) DB2
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 16 (20.78%) Maven
3 12 (15.58%) Git (software)
4 11 (14.29%) Gradle
5 10 (12.99%) JUnit
6 9 (11.69%) Calabash
6 9 (11.69%) Android Studio
7 5 (6.49%) Ranorex
7 5 (6.49%) JIRA
8 4 (5.19%) IntelliJ
8 4 (5.19%) Subversion
8 4 (5.19%) Cucumber
9 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.60%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.60%) Selenium
10 2 (2.60%) jMock
10 2 (2.60%) Ant
10 2 (2.60%) Xcode
10 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
10 2 (2.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 31 (40.26%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Electronics
2 5 (6.49%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.49%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.49%) Retail
2 5 (6.49%) Marketing
3 3 (3.90%) Law
4 1 (1.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (61.04%) Developer
2 13 (16.88%) Java Developer
2 13 (16.88%) Android Developer
3 7 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (9.09%) Architect
4 6 (7.79%) Senior Developer
5 5 (6.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Consultant
6 4 (5.19%) Integration Architect
7 3 (3.90%) Tester
7 3 (3.90%) Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (3.90%) Head of Technology
7 3 (3.90%) DevOps Consultant
7 3 (3.90%) AWS Developer
7 3 (3.90%) iOS Developer
7 3 (3.90%) Automation Tester
7 3 (3.90%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (2.60%) Software Configuration Manager
8 2 (2.60%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.68%) Web Services
2 13 (16.88%) HTML
3 12 (15.58%) .NET
3 12 (15.58%) SOAP
4 10 (12.99%) REST
5 9 (11.69%) JSON
6 8 (10.39%) RESTful
7 6 (7.79%) JMS
7 6 (7.79%) XML
8 5 (6.49%) XSD
8 5 (6.49%) J2EE
8 5 (6.49%) WSDL
8 5 (6.49%) WebSphere MQ
8 5 (6.49%) Middleware
8 5 (6.49%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (6.49%) Ajax
8 5 (6.49%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 5 (6.49%) jQuery
9 4 (5.19%) HTML5
9 4 (5.19%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 5 (6.49%) DTV
1 5 (6.49%) Clustering
1 5 (6.49%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.90%) User Experience
3 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.30%) Social Media
4 1 (1.30%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.48%) Android
2 12 (15.58%) Linux
3 9 (11.69%) UNIX
4 5 (6.49%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.90%) AIX
5 3 (3.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (62.34%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (27.27%) TDD
3 17 (22.08%) Scrum
3 17 (22.08%) Open Source
4 15 (19.48%) Android Development
4 15 (19.48%) DevOps
5 11 (14.29%) SDLC
6 10 (12.99%) Test Automation
7 9 (11.69%) BDD
7 9 (11.69%) Configuration Management
8 8 (10.39%) SOA
8 8 (10.39%) Data Management
8 8 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.79%) Programme Management
9 6 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (6.49%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (6.49%) Load Balancing
10 5 (6.49%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (5.19%) iOS Development
11 4 (5.19%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.38%) C#
2 12 (15.58%) JavaScript
3 11 (14.29%) Ruby
4 6 (7.79%) C++
5 4 (5.19%) PHP
5 4 (5.19%) Objective-C
6 3 (3.90%) Python
7 2 (2.60%) SQL
8 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.29%) QA
2 3 (3.90%) BS25999
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (20.78%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (14.29%) Puppet
3 10 (12.99%) Ansible
4 3 (3.90%) Salt
4 3 (3.90%) Nagios
4 3 (3.90%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.30%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 10 (12.99%) Oracle
1 10 (12.99%) SAP
2 5 (6.49%) Software AG
3 4 (5.19%) Intel
4 3 (3.90%) VMware
4 3 (3.90%) New Relic
4 3 (3.90%) IBM
5 2 (2.60%) Apple
5 2 (2.60%) Google
6 1 (1.30%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.30%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.30%) CA
6 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.30%) HP