The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 21 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Contract jobs citing Java 5 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 3.88% 9.62% 12.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% 35.71% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £400 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +19.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Java
West Sussex

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

Programming Languages Category
Worthing
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
30 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 23.26% 26.92% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 5
Average daily rate £450 £300 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £225 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £400 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Documentum
3 2 (40.00%) Toad
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) webMethods
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis
4 1 (20.00%) AIX
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (20.00%) SAP PI
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Portal
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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 3 (60.00%) Documentum
2 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Portal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Toad
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Documentum Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (20.00%) SAP PI
2 1 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) webMethods
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) IBM