The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 26 19
Rank change year-on-year +12 -7  
Contract jobs citing Java 14 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 9.72% 3.06% 7.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.18% 5.94% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 6
Median daily rate £330 £420 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.42% +26.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £368 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year +5.80% +1.30%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 77 101 100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 53.47% 51.53% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 63 58
Median daily rate £325 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing Java as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Brighton

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Brighton

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Brighton over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Brighton

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Java.

1 16 (57.14%) SQL
2 12 (42.86%) Linux
3 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (32.14%) Spring
4 8 (28.57%) Maven
4 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 8 (28.57%) XML
5 7 (25.00%) J2EE
5 7 (25.00%) Web Services
5 7 (25.00%) Web Development
6 6 (21.43%) Hibernate
6 6 (21.43%) JPA
6 6 (21.43%) Visualisation
7 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
7 5 (17.86%) Selenium
7 5 (17.86%) Oracle
7 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
7 5 (17.86%) JUnit
7 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
8 4 (14.29%) Unix
8 4 (14.29%) HTML
8 4 (14.29%) SOAP
8 4 (14.29%) MySQL
8 4 (14.29%) MVC
8 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (14.29%) SQLite
8 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 4 (14.29%) QA
8 4 (14.29%) Spring MVC
8 4 (14.29%) Jetty

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.29%) Jetty
3 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) MySQL
2 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (14.29%) SQLite
3 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Maven
2 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.86%) JUnit
2 5 (17.86%) Selenium
3 4 (14.29%) TestNG
3 4 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 3 (10.71%) JIRA
5 1 (3.57%) Appium
5 1 (3.57%) Calabash
5 1 (3.57%) CppUnit
5 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.57%) JMeter
5 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.71%) Banking
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Database Developer
4 4 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) QA Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Junior
6 2 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Junior QA Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Junior Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Developer in Test
7 1 (3.57%) Digital Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Java Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Salesforce Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) Spring
2 8 (28.57%) XML
3 7 (25.00%) J2EE
3 7 (25.00%) Web Services
4 6 (21.43%) Hibernate
4 6 (21.43%) JPA
5 4 (14.29%) HTML
5 4 (14.29%) REST
5 4 (14.29%) SOAP
5 4 (14.29%) Spring MVC
6 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.57%) CSS
7 1 (3.57%) EclipseLink
7 1 (3.57%) EJB
7 1 (3.57%) EJB 3.0
7 1 (3.57%) Gherkin
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (3.57%) Visualforce
7 1 (3.57%) XSD
7 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) Android
3 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Web Development
3 6 (21.43%) Visualisation
4 4 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (14.29%) MVC
4 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Scrum
6 1 (3.57%) Code Coverage
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.57%) CRM
6 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) EAI
6 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.57%) Kanban
6 1 (3.57%) RAD
6 1 (3.57%) SDLC
6 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.57%) Validation
6 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.71%) PHP
3 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Apex Code
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Tableau
3 1 (3.57%) Coverity
3 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.57%) Veracode
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