Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 19 September 2018 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 15 9
Rank change year-on-year +10 -6 +24
Contract jobs citing Java 87 57 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 15.18% 10.14% 14.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.49% 18.69% 25.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 43 80
East Sussex median daily rate £475 £425 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -12.82% +30.00%
10th Percentile £331 £280 £322
90th Percentile £575 £563 £558
South East median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +200.00% -62.50%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 295 305 323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 51.48% 54.27% 58.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 193 203
East Sussex median daily rate £394 £345 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.13% -13.75% +23.08%
10th Percentile £300 £258 £263
90th Percentile £552 £475 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - £38.75 -
South East median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -2.22% +12.50% +5.26%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in East Sussex

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in East Sussex

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in East Sussex over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in East Sussex

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in East Sussex

Java
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +10 75 £475 +31.03% 29
Hove +1 11 £400 -23.81% 7
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Java.

1 39 (44.83%) JavaScript
2 38 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (35.63%) Spring
4 29 (33.33%) Linux
5 26 (29.89%) CSS
5 26 (29.89%) HTML
5 26 (29.89%) Test Automation
6 25 (28.74%) Amazon AWS
7 23 (26.44%) REST
7 23 (26.44%) Python
8 19 (21.84%) Google
8 19 (21.84%) Scrum
8 19 (21.84%) Open Source
8 19 (21.84%) JIRA
9 18 (20.69%) C#
9 18 (20.69%) SQL
10 16 (18.39%) JUnit
10 16 (18.39%) MVC
10 16 (18.39%) RESTful
10 16 (18.39%) Big Data
11 15 (17.24%) Git (software)
12 14 (16.09%) Scala
12 14 (16.09%) HTML5
12 14 (16.09%) Web Development
12 14 (16.09%) Jenkins
12 14 (16.09%) Analytics
13 13 (14.94%) Kafka
13 13 (14.94%) ETL
13 13 (14.94%) Problem-Solving
14 12 (13.79%) Windows

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 10 (11.49%) Apache Solr
1 10 (11.49%) OpenStack
2 7 (8.05%) Confluence
3 5 (5.75%) CMS
3 5 (5.75%) Umbraco
4 4 (4.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.30%) Apache
6 2 (2.30%) JBoss
6 2 (2.30%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.15%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.15%) Documentum
7 1 (1.15%) NetWeaver
7 1 (1.15%) nginx
7 1 (1.15%) SAP EP
7 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Magento
1 1 (1.15%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.15%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 25 (28.74%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (13.79%) Amazon SQS
3 10 (11.49%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (11.49%) Serverless
4 9 (10.34%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.15%) GitHub
7 1 (1.15%) Google Analytics
7 1 (1.15%) npm
7 1 (1.15%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.15%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.34%) HTTP
2 2 (2.30%) MQTT
2 2 (2.30%) SSL
2 2 (2.30%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.39%) Big Data
2 12 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (12.64%) Relational Database
3 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
4 10 (11.49%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (11.49%) HBase
4 10 (11.49%) icCube
5 8 (9.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 8 (9.20%) NoSQL
6 7 (8.05%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (5.75%) Endeca
8 4 (4.60%) Hadoop
8 4 (4.60%) Redis
9 3 (3.45%) Data Mining
9 3 (3.45%) Text Mining
10 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.15%) Apache Hive
11 1 (1.15%) DB2
11 1 (1.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (21.84%) JIRA
2 16 (18.39%) JUnit
3 15 (17.24%) Git (software)
4 14 (16.09%) Jenkins
5 9 (10.34%) Subversion
6 6 (6.90%) Selenium
7 5 (5.75%) Maven
7 5 (5.75%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (4.60%) Gradle
9 3 (3.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 3 (3.45%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.30%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.30%) IntelliJ
10 2 (2.30%) Liquibase
11 1 (1.15%) Android Studio
11 1 (1.15%) Grunt
11 1 (1.15%) gulp
11 1 (1.15%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (1.15%) Sublime Text
11 1 (1.15%) webpack
General
1 6 (6.90%) Finance
2 5 (5.75%) Marketing
3 1 (1.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 62 (71.26%) Developer
2 36 (41.38%) Java Developer
3 9 (10.34%) Architect
3 9 (10.34%) Java Scala Developer
3 9 (10.34%) Scala Developer
3 9 (10.34%) Senior Developer
4 7 (8.05%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (8.05%) Tester
5 6 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (6.90%) Java Software Developer
5 6 (6.90%) Software Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) AWS Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Functional Tester
6 5 (5.75%) Java Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.60%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Senior Java Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (35.63%) Spring
2 26 (29.89%) CSS
2 26 (29.89%) HTML
3 23 (26.44%) REST
4 16 (18.39%) RESTful
5 14 (16.09%) HTML5
6 13 (14.94%) Kafka
7 12 (13.79%) AngularJS
7 12 (13.79%) RabbitMQ
7 12 (13.79%) Spring MVC
8 11 (12.64%) CSS3
8 11 (12.64%) JSON
8 11 (12.64%) Play Framework
8 11 (12.64%) Web Services
9 10 (11.49%) LAPP Stack
10 9 (10.34%) Ajax
10 9 (10.34%) J2EE
10 9 (10.34%) Node.js
11 8 (9.20%) Django
11 8 (9.20%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) Mobile App
2 7 (8.05%) Algorithms
3 4 (4.60%) Data Structures
3 4 (4.60%) e-Learning
3 4 (4.60%) Fintech
4 3 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.45%) Social Media
5 1 (1.15%) Acoustics
5 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.15%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (33.33%) Linux
2 12 (13.79%) Windows
3 10 (11.49%) Unix
3 10 (11.49%) VMS
4 4 (4.60%) Android
5 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (29.89%) Test Automation
3 19 (21.84%) Open Source
3 19 (21.84%) Scrum
4 16 (18.39%) MVC
5 14 (16.09%) Analytics
5 14 (16.09%) Web Development
6 13 (14.94%) ETL
6 13 (14.94%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (12.64%) Microservices
8 11 (12.64%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (12.64%) Service Design
8 11 (12.64%) SOA
9 10 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (10.34%) Configuration Management
10 9 (10.34%) OO
11 8 (9.20%) Defect Management
11 8 (9.20%) Functional Testing
11 8 (9.20%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 39 (44.83%) JavaScript
2 23 (26.44%) Python
3 18 (20.69%) C#
3 18 (20.69%) SQL
4 14 (16.09%) Scala
5 12 (13.79%) Ruby
6 11 (12.64%) C
7 10 (11.49%) Go
8 7 (8.05%) Java 8
9 4 (4.60%) C++
9 4 (4.60%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.30%) ABAP
10 2 (2.30%) Groovy
10 2 (2.30%) Kotlin
10 2 (2.30%) PHP
10 2 (2.30%) Rust
11 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.15%) ES6
11 1 (1.15%) Haskell
11 1 (1.15%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.49%) GCP
2 2 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 11 (12.64%) Apache Flume
2 10 (11.49%) Hyper-V
3 7 (8.05%) Docker
4 4 (4.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (1.15%) Firmware
5 1 (1.15%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (9.20%) Puppet
2 1 (1.15%) Ansible
2 1 (1.15%) Grafana
2 1 (1.15%) Kibana
2 1 (1.15%) Oozie
2 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (21.84%) Google
2 10 (11.49%) Vertica
3 7 (8.05%) Oracle
4 5 (5.75%) Adobe
5 3 (3.45%) Appcelerator
6 2 (2.30%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (2.30%) SAP
6 2 (2.30%) webMethods
7 1 (1.15%) Ariba
7 1 (1.15%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.15%) IBM
7 1 (1.15%) Tableau
7 1 (1.15%) WooCommerce