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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 34 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing Java 8 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.17% 2.54% 3.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 8.93% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 14
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £319 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £360 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
112 112 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 30.35% 28.50% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 56 89
Average daily rate £313 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.08% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 4
Average hourly rate £29.95 £40.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.04% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 +8 6 £450 +28.57% 8
Chichester - 1 £375 -
Burgess Hill - - - -
East Grinstead - - - - 1
Gatwick - - - - 1
Horsham - - - - 4
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
Worthing - - - -
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) UNIX
3 5 (27.78%) Web Services
3 5 (27.78%) Middleware
4 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 4 (22.22%) EDI
4 4 (22.22%) FTP
4 4 (22.22%) HTML
4 4 (22.22%) SSH
4 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 3 (16.67%) Open Source
5 3 (16.67%) SaaS
5 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle
5 3 (16.67%) .NET
5 3 (16.67%) Business Objects
5 3 (16.67%) CSS
5 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 3 (16.67%) Information Security
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) Apache
6 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
6 2 (11.11%) Linux
6 2 (11.11%) MySQL
6 2 (11.11%) SAP
6 2 (11.11%) Perl
6 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
6 2 (11.11%) Eclipse

Java
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) FTP
1 4 (22.22%) SSH
2 1 (5.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.56%) Toad
2 1 (5.56%) Introscope
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) PVCS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.56%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Developer
1 4 (22.22%) Middleware Specialist
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) UNIX Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Workday Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Mobility Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Trainer
4 1 (5.56%) XML Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) UI Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
1 5 (27.78%) Middleware
2 4 (22.22%) EDI
2 4 (22.22%) HTML
3 3 (16.67%) .NET
3 3 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) JSP
4 1 (5.56%) SOAP
4 1 (5.56%) J2EE
4 1 (5.56%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) XSLT
4 1 (5.56%) XHTML
4 1 (5.56%) WSDL
4 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.56%) Spring
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (5.56%) Grails
4 1 (5.56%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Open Source
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Social Media
3 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.56%) Statistics
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Information Security
1 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Data Architecture
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience Design
3 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Data Transformation
3 1 (5.56%) TDD
3 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Web Development
3 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
3 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.56%) ERP
3 1 (5.56%) ETL
3 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Business Objects
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) JBoss
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe
4 1 (5.56%) CA
4 1 (5.56%) JD Edwards
4 1 (5.56%) Syclo