The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 18 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 West Sussex 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 32 10 33
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +23
Contract jobs citing Java 11 38 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.00% 8.68% 2.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.00% 31.40% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 26 9
Average daily rate £355 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £335 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £488 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
100 121 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 27.25% 27.63% 35.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 83 117
Average daily rate £300 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £309 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 5
Average hourly rate £39.00 £36.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.84% -2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £25.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £44.50 £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Java
South East

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Java
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Java
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Worthing -5 6 £400 +19.40% 1
Horsham -4 1 £325 - 3
Chichester - 1 £250 - 1
Crawley - - - - 7
East Grinstead - - - -
Gatwick - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - - 1
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 (70.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle
3 9 (45.00%) Middleware
3 9 (45.00%) WebLogic
3 9 (45.00%) UNIX
3 9 (45.00%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (40.00%) Subversion
5 7 (35.00%) OO
5 7 (35.00%) ClearCase
5 7 (35.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (35.00%) Java EE
5 7 (35.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (30.00%) RUP
7 5 (25.00%) .NET
7 5 (25.00%) ClearQuest
8 4 (20.00%) Finance
8 4 (20.00%) Web Services
9 3 (15.00%) ITIL
9 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
9 3 (15.00%) Windows
9 3 (15.00%) J2EE
9 3 (15.00%) Solvency II
9 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
9 3 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
10 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
10 2 (10.00%) JSON
10 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
10 2 (10.00%) EDI

Java
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 9 (45.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SSH
1 2 (10.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Subversion
2 7 (35.00%) ClearCase
3 5 (25.00%) ClearQuest
4 2 (10.00%) AppScan
5 1 (5.00%) Toad
5 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Middleware Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Middleware Specialist
6 2 (10.00%) Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
7 1 (5.00%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (5.00%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 1 (5.00%) UNIX Specialist
7 1 (5.00%) Java Programmer
7 1 (5.00%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (5.00%) Programmer
7 1 (5.00%) Applications Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) Middleware
2 7 (35.00%) Java EE
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (25.00%) .NET
4 4 (20.00%) Web Services
5 3 (15.00%) J2EE
6 2 (10.00%) JSON
6 2 (10.00%) EDI
6 2 (10.00%) XML
6 2 (10.00%) XSLT
7 1 (5.00%) XHTML
7 1 (5.00%) HTML
7 1 (5.00%) CSS
7 1 (5.00%) SOAP
7 1 (5.00%) Struts
7 1 (5.00%) Spring
7 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
7 1 (5.00%) Android SDK
7 1 (5.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) UNIX
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) OO
2 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
2 6 (30.00%) RUP
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) UML
4 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Process Management
4 1 (5.00%) MVC
4 1 (5.00%) Android Development
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) C++
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) JBoss
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Syclo
3 1 (5.00%) Coverity