The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 25 31 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing Java 32 8 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.30% 2.33% 7.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.50% 9.20% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 23
Average daily rate
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£340 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.68% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £365 £360
% change year-on-year
+8.21% +1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-7.62% +17.64%
Java
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
173 87 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 34.06% 25.36% 27.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 45 86
Average daily rate £363 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £255 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £427 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Crawley - 14 £313 - 3
Gatwick - 8 £323 - 1
Horsham 0 2 £325 - 4
Haywards Heath - 2 - -
Burgess Hill - 1 - - 1
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 31 (46.97%) SOAP
2 30 (45.45%) Spring
3 22 (33.33%) RESTful
4 20 (30.30%) Spring Integration
5 18 (27.27%) Web Services
5 18 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 16 (24.24%) J2EE
7 15 (22.73%) Linux
8 14 (21.21%) Apache
8 14 (21.21%) Tomcat
8 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (19.70%) UNIX
10 12 (18.18%) Oracle
10 12 (18.18%) CSS
11 11 (16.67%) HTML
11 11 (16.67%) E-Commerce
12 10 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (13.64%) TIBCO
14 8 (12.12%) Intranet
14 8 (12.12%) Internet
14 8 (12.12%) SOA
14 8 (12.12%) Perl
14 8 (12.12%) JSP
14 8 (12.12%) Data Integration
15 7 (10.61%) Software Engineering
15 7 (10.61%) Web Development
15 7 (10.61%) jQuery
16 6 (9.09%) Subversion
16 6 (9.09%) MySQL
16 6 (9.09%) Open Source

Java
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 14 (21.21%) Apache
1 14 (21.21%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.06%) Apache Pig
3 3 (4.55%) CMS
3 3 (4.55%) Mule
4 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.52%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.52%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) SaaS
2 3 (4.55%) GitHub
2 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.12%) Intranet
1 8 (12.12%) Internet
2 2 (3.03%) LDAP
2 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) MySQL
2 4 (6.06%) Hadoop
2 4 (6.06%) Apache Hive
2 4 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (6.06%) Big Data
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.03%) SAP BW
4 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.52%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Subversion
2 5 (7.58%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.06%) Maven
4 3 (4.55%) Selenium
4 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.55%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.03%) LoadUI
5 2 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.52%) Toad
6 1 (1.52%) Ant
6 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.52%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (1.52%) Mockito
General
1 3 (4.55%) Banking
2 2 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (1.52%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (43.94%) Developer
2 19 (28.79%) Java Developer
3 16 (24.24%) Analyst
4 8 (12.12%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (12.12%) Technical Leader
5 7 (10.61%) Web Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Web Support Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.06%) Data Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Big Data Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Consultant
9 2 (3.03%) Developer Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) SAP Consultant
9 2 (3.03%) SAP Basis Consultant
9 2 (3.03%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (46.97%) SOAP
2 30 (45.45%) Spring
3 22 (33.33%) RESTful
4 20 (30.30%) Spring Integration
5 18 (27.27%) Web Services
6 16 (24.24%) J2EE
7 12 (18.18%) CSS
8 11 (16.67%) HTML
9 8 (12.12%) JSP
10 7 (10.61%) jQuery
11 6 (9.09%) REST
12 4 (6.06%) Spring MVC
12 4 (6.06%) XML
12 4 (6.06%) Hibernate
13 3 (4.55%) SAML
13 3 (4.55%) LAMP
13 3 (4.55%) XSLT
13 3 (4.55%) XHTML
13 3 (4.55%) JMS
13 3 (4.55%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (12.12%) Data Integration
3 6 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.73%) Linux
2 13 (19.70%) UNIX
3 3 (4.55%) Solaris
3 3 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.03%) Windows
4 2 (3.03%) AIX
5 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 8 (12.12%) SOA
4 7 (10.61%) Software Engineering
4 7 (10.61%) Web Development
5 4 (6.06%) MapReduce
5 4 (6.06%) Data Modelling
5 4 (6.06%) MVC
6 3 (4.55%) Content Management
6 3 (4.55%) B2C
6 3 (4.55%) ITIL
6 3 (4.55%) Unit Testing
6 3 (4.55%) Integration Testing
6 3 (4.55%) Multithreading
6 3 (4.55%) Microservices
7 2 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.03%) Use Case
7 2 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.03%) UML
7 2 (3.03%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 8 (12.12%) Perl
3 5 (7.58%) SQL
4 2 (3.03%) Python
4 2 (3.03%) C++
5 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.03%) VCP4
2 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.52%) ISEB
3 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.52%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Puppet
2 2 (3.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Oracle
2 9 (13.64%) TIBCO
3 5 (7.58%) SAP
3 5 (7.58%) F5
4 3 (4.55%) FatWire
4 3 (4.55%) VMware
4 3 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.55%) hybris
4 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.03%) HP
6 1 (1.52%) Ariba
6 1 (1.52%) Epicor
6 1 (1.52%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.52%) webMethods
6 1 (1.52%) MKS
6 1 (1.52%) Infor
Gatwick, West Sussex
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Crawley, West Sussex
Gold Group
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + benefits
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