Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 9 17
Rank change year-on-year -3 +8 +11
Contract jobs citing Java 38 61 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 10.92% 16.53% 9.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.71% 24.80% 18.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 59 32
Brighton median daily rate £500 £500 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.40% +28.85%
10th Percentile £303 £275 £300
90th Percentile £613 £556 £550
East Sussex median daily rate £525 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +16.73% +5.82% +30.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Brighton median hourly rate - - -
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Brighton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 175 246 272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 50.29% 66.67% 53.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 144 174
Brighton median daily rate £375 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.13% +13.48% +0.76%
10th Percentile £275 £264 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £484
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £368 £340
% change year-on-year -4.96% +8.31% +7.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
Brighton median hourly rate £38.75 £28.63 £24.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.37% +15.42% +24.56%
10th Percentile £33.38 £16.91 £17.13
90th Percentile £43.13 £39.44 £40.00
East Sussex median hourly rate £38.75 £42.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -7.74% +82.61% +15.26%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (60.53%) SQL
3 21 (55.26%) HTML
3 21 (55.26%) CSS
3 21 (55.26%) REST
4 20 (52.63%) SOAP
4 20 (52.63%) JavaScript
5 14 (36.84%) Scrum
5 14 (36.84%) PHP
5 14 (36.84%) T-SQL
6 12 (31.58%) Web Services
6 12 (31.58%) Spring
6 12 (31.58%) Hibernate
6 12 (31.58%) Web Development
6 12 (31.58%) Kanban
6 12 (31.58%) Scala
7 9 (23.68%) DevOps
7 9 (23.68%) Selenium
7 9 (23.68%) Drupal
7 9 (23.68%) J2EE
7 9 (23.68%) Linux
7 9 (23.68%) Apache
7 9 (23.68%) HTTP
8 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
8 8 (21.05%) SSL
8 8 (21.05%) Eclipse
8 8 (21.05%) IntelliJ
8 8 (21.05%) J2SE
8 8 (21.05%) JBoss
8 8 (21.05%) XML

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 9 (23.68%) Apache
1 9 (23.68%) Drupal
2 8 (21.05%) JBoss
2 8 (21.05%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.63%) CMS
3 1 (2.63%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.63%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) HTTP
2 8 (21.05%) SSL
2 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.63%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) MongoDB
2 6 (15.79%) MySQL
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (5.26%) Lumira
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.63%) Big Data
6 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.63%) Flink
6 1 (2.63%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Selenium
2 8 (21.05%) Eclipse
2 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 8 (21.05%) IntelliJ
2 8 (21.05%) JUnit
3 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.63%) Gradle
3 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (86.84%) Developer
2 17 (44.74%) Java Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Java Scala Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Scala Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Database Developer
4 8 (21.05%) HTML Developer
4 8 (21.05%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Web Developer
6 5 (13.16%) AWS Developer
7 2 (5.26%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Database Developer
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.63%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (2.63%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.63%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (2.63%) QA Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (55.26%) CSS
1 21 (55.26%) HTML
1 21 (55.26%) REST
2 20 (52.63%) SOAP
3 12 (31.58%) Hibernate
3 12 (31.58%) Spring
3 12 (31.58%) Web Services
4 9 (23.68%) J2EE
5 8 (21.05%) EJB
5 8 (21.05%) HTML5
5 8 (21.05%) J2SE
5 8 (21.05%) JSON
5 8 (21.05%) Play Framework
5 8 (21.05%) XML
6 5 (13.16%) Sass
7 3 (7.89%) .NET
8 2 (5.26%) Kafka
8 2 (5.26%) RESTful
9 1 (2.63%) Akka
9 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Linux
2 8 (21.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) Scrum
3 12 (31.58%) Kanban
3 12 (31.58%) Web Development
4 9 (23.68%) DevOps
5 8 (21.05%) Microservices
6 6 (15.79%) Data Modelling
6 6 (15.79%) RAD
7 4 (10.53%) Dashboard Development
7 4 (10.53%) Domain Models
7 4 (10.53%) OO
7 4 (10.53%) TDD
8 3 (7.89%) BDD
8 3 (7.89%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 3 (7.89%) OOP
9 2 (5.26%) Data Protection
9 2 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
9 2 (5.26%) Predictive Analytics
9 2 (5.26%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.26%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 23 (60.53%) SQL
2 20 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 14 (36.84%) PHP
3 14 (36.84%) T-SQL
4 12 (31.58%) Scala
5 4 (10.53%) Python
6 3 (7.89%) C#
6 3 (7.89%) Ruby
7 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Docker
2 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) Grafana
1 8 (21.05%) Kibana
1 8 (21.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) webMethods
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft