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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 28 31 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Contract jobs citing Java 31 11 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.44% 2.99% 8.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.58% 10.89% 29.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 26
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£344 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.16% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £400 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +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
199 101 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 34.91% 27.45% 27.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 57 89
Average daily rate £375 £300 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £246 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £421 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.80 £17.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £42.80 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Gatwick - 9 £350 -
Crawley - 7 £313 - 7
Worthing -13 5 £300 -25.00%
Horsham +1 2 £325 - 3
Chichester 0 1 - -
Haywards Heath - - - - 1
East Grinstead - - - -
Bognor Regis - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - - 3
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 34 (47.22%) SOAP
2 30 (41.67%) Spring
3 22 (30.56%) RESTful
4 20 (27.78%) Spring Integration
4 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 19 (26.39%) Web Services
5 19 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (22.22%) J2EE
6 16 (22.22%) Oracle
7 14 (19.44%) UNIX
8 13 (18.06%) Mashery
9 12 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (16.67%) Linux
9 12 (16.67%) CSS
10 11 (15.28%) HTML
10 11 (15.28%) SQL
11 10 (13.89%) Perl
11 10 (13.89%) Tomcat
11 10 (13.89%) Apache
12 9 (12.50%) SOA
12 9 (12.50%) TIBCO
12 9 (12.50%) Software Engineering
13 8 (11.11%) Intranet
13 8 (11.11%) Internet
13 8 (11.11%) E-Commerce
13 8 (11.11%) Data Modelling
13 8 (11.11%) Data Integration
14 7 (9.72%) Hadoop
14 7 (9.72%) Big Data
14 7 (9.72%) REST

Java
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (13.89%) Apache
1 10 (13.89%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.33%) Apache Pig
3 4 (5.56%) Mule ESB
3 4 (5.56%) Mule
3 4 (5.56%) Documentum
4 3 (4.17%) CMS
4 3 (4.17%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.39%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.39%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) SaaS
2 3 (4.17%) GitHub
2 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.11%) Intranet
1 8 (11.11%) Internet
2 2 (2.78%) LDAP
2 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.72%) Hadoop
1 7 (9.72%) Big Data
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) Apache Hive
2 6 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (5.56%) MySQL
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.39%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.39%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.39%) SQLite
5 1 (1.39%) DB2
5 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Subversion
1 6 (8.33%) Maven
1 6 (8.33%) Selenium
1 6 (8.33%) SoapUI
2 5 (6.94%) Eclipse
3 4 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (5.56%) LoadUI
4 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.78%) Toad
5 2 (2.78%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (1.39%) CA Gen
6 1 (1.39%) Ant
6 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.39%) Mockito
General
1 3 (4.17%) Finance
1 3 (4.17%) Banking
2 2 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (45.83%) Developer
2 20 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 16 (22.22%) Analyst
4 8 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (11.11%) Technical Leader
5 7 (9.72%) Web Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Architect
6 6 (8.33%) Data Architect
6 6 (8.33%) Big Data Architect
7 5 (6.94%) Web Support Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Applications Support
8 4 (5.56%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Administrator
9 3 (4.17%) C++ Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
10 2 (2.78%) C# Developer
10 2 (2.78%) Java Software Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) Developer Analyst
10 2 (2.78%) Documentum Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (47.22%) SOAP
2 30 (41.67%) Spring
3 22 (30.56%) RESTful
4 20 (27.78%) Spring Integration
5 19 (26.39%) Web Services
6 16 (22.22%) J2EE
7 12 (16.67%) CSS
8 11 (15.28%) HTML
9 7 (9.72%) JSP
9 7 (9.72%) REST
10 6 (8.33%) jQuery
11 5 (6.94%) .NET
11 5 (6.94%) XML
12 3 (4.17%) XSLT
12 3 (4.17%) SAML
12 3 (4.17%) Hibernate
12 3 (4.17%) Drools
12 3 (4.17%) OAuth
12 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET
12 3 (4.17%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 3 (4.17%) Open Source
4 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.44%) UNIX
2 12 (16.67%) Linux
3 3 (4.17%) Windows
4 2 (2.78%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.78%) Solaris
5 1 (1.39%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (12.50%) SOA
2 9 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 8 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 8 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 7 (9.72%) MapReduce
5 6 (8.33%) Web Development
6 5 (6.94%) Unit Testing
7 4 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.17%) Multithreading
8 3 (4.17%) Microservices
8 3 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (4.17%) Software Delivery
8 3 (4.17%) Integration Testing
8 3 (4.17%) Software Testing
8 3 (4.17%) B2C
8 3 (4.17%) Content Management
8 3 (4.17%) MVC
9 2 (2.78%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.78%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 11 (15.28%) SQL
3 10 (13.89%) Perl
4 4 (5.56%) C++
5 3 (4.17%) C#
5 3 (4.17%) Python
6 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) ISEB
1 2 (2.78%) ISTQB
1 2 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.39%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 16 (22.22%) Oracle
2 13 (18.06%) Mashery
3 9 (12.50%) TIBCO
4 5 (6.94%) F5
5 4 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (5.56%) SAP
6 3 (4.17%) webMethods
6 3 (4.17%) FatWire
7 2 (2.78%) hybris
8 1 (1.39%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.39%) VMware
8 1 (1.39%) Infor
8 1 (1.39%) Pega
8 1 (1.39%) MKS
8 1 (1.39%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.39%) IBM
8 1 (1.39%) BEA
8 1 (1.39%) Ariba
8 1 (1.39%) Informatica
8 1 (1.39%) Epicor