The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Coast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South Coast region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank - 2 7
Contract jobs citing Java 0 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South Coast - 23.33% 12.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 53.85% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Programming Languages Category
South Coast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South Coast 21.43% 43.33% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
Average daily rate £350 - £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.14% +2.94%
Java
England

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the South Coast

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in the South Coast

Java
Daily Rate Trend in the South Coast

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in the South Coast

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in the South Coast

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in the South Coast