The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 13 23 26
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Contract jobs citing Java 24 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 7.27% 4.12% 2.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.77% 10.48% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 5
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£375 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -26.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +3.47%
Java
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
78 105 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 23.64% 39.33% 28.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 55 45
Average daily rate £325 £300 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £375 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 4
Average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.81% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £22.83 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.45 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Java
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +2 5 £375 +36.36% 3
Leamington Spa 0 2 £400 +50.94% 1
Nuneaton - - - - 1
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 23 (39.66%) WebSphere
2 18 (31.03%) Oracle
2 18 (31.03%) IBM
3 16 (27.59%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 14 (24.14%) SQL
4 14 (24.14%) XML
5 12 (20.69%) SAP
6 11 (18.97%) Unit Testing
7 10 (17.24%) .NET
7 10 (17.24%) WebSphere MQ
7 10 (17.24%) Middleware
8 9 (15.52%) UNIX
8 9 (15.52%) J2EE
8 9 (15.52%) Automotive
8 9 (15.52%) Manufacturing
8 9 (15.52%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (13.79%) Degree
9 8 (13.79%) HTML
9 8 (13.79%) FTP
10 7 (12.07%) C
10 7 (12.07%) CSS
10 7 (12.07%) Web Services
10 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
11 6 (10.34%) Hibernate
11 6 (10.34%) EDI
11 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
12 5 (8.62%) DataPower
12 5 (8.62%) Open Source

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 23 (39.66%) WebSphere
2 5 (8.62%) MQSeries
2 5 (8.62%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.45%) CMS
3 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.45%) IIS
3 2 (3.45%) JBoss
3 2 (3.45%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.45%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.72%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.79%) FTP
2 3 (5.17%) HTTP
3 2 (3.45%) Internet
4 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.72%) Firewall
4 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.45%) MySQL
3 2 (3.45%) Redis
4 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) SoapUI
1 3 (5.17%) Subversion
2 2 (3.45%) Maven
2 2 (3.45%) Ant
2 2 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (3.45%) Bower
2 2 (3.45%) Grunt
2 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.45%) Jasmine
2 2 (3.45%) Hudson
2 2 (3.45%) Selenium
2 2 (3.45%) JIRA
3 1 (1.72%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.72%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (1.72%) FishEye
3 1 (1.72%) Zephyr
3 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.72%) JUnit
3 1 (1.72%) NetBeans
General
1 9 (15.52%) Automotive
1 9 (15.52%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.72%) Marketing
2 1 (1.72%) Electronics
2 1 (1.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Developer
2 13 (22.41%) Architect
3 7 (12.07%) Java Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Consultant
4 6 (10.34%) WebSphere Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Architect
5 4 (6.90%) Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Middleware Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) WebSphere Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Applications Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (3.45%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.45%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle Portal Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.45%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 14 (24.14%) XML
3 10 (17.24%) .NET
3 10 (17.24%) WebSphere MQ
3 10 (17.24%) Middleware
4 9 (15.52%) J2EE
5 8 (13.79%) HTML
6 7 (12.07%) CSS
6 7 (12.07%) Web Services
7 6 (10.34%) Hibernate
7 6 (10.34%) EDI
8 5 (8.62%) SOAP
8 5 (8.62%) Spring
9 4 (6.90%) JSP
9 4 (6.90%) Servlets
9 4 (6.90%) JMS
10 3 (5.17%) Java EE
10 3 (5.17%) WebCenter
10 3 (5.17%) JPA
10 3 (5.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.62%) DataPower
2 5 (8.62%) Open Source
2 5 (8.62%) Mainframe
3 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.17%) User Experience
4 3 (5.17%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.45%) iPad
6 1 (1.72%) SCADA
6 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.72%) Statistics
6 1 (1.72%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) UNIX
2 4 (6.90%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Android
3 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) Unit Testing
2 9 (15.52%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
5 5 (8.62%) OO
5 5 (8.62%) TDD
6 4 (6.90%) TOGAF
6 4 (6.90%) Migration
6 4 (6.90%) ERP
6 4 (6.90%) Use Case
7 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (5.17%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.17%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (3.45%) Content Management
8 2 (3.45%) Validation
8 2 (3.45%) MVC
8 2 (3.45%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.45%) B2C
8 2 (3.45%) SOA
8 2 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
1 14 (24.14%) SQL
2 7 (12.07%) C
3 5 (8.62%) Pascal
3 5 (8.62%) VB
4 4 (6.90%) C++
5 3 (5.17%) PHP
5 3 (5.17%) C#
6 2 (3.45%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.72%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.72%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) PhD
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) Oracle
1 18 (31.03%) IBM
2 12 (20.69%) SAP
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.45%) ATG
4 2 (3.45%) JD Edwards
4 2 (3.45%) Endeca
5 1 (1.72%) Apple
5 1 (1.72%) webMethods
5 1 (1.72%) Remedy
5 1 (1.72%) Software AG
Warwickshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
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