Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 2019 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
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 13 16
Rank change year-on-year +7 +3 +6
Contract jobs citing Java 91 58 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 14.75% 10.78% 9.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.35% 22.14% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 46 39
East Sussex median daily rate £470 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.48% +31.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £381 £313 £211
90th Percentile £575 £613 £538
South East median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +28.57% -12.50%

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 359 262 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 58.18% 48.70% 51.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 181 129
East Sussex median daily rate £419 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.18% +5.71% +4.48%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £249
90th Percentile £558 £563 £480
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 8
East Sussex median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +1.19% +57.89%
10th Percentile £38.75 £38.75 £14.13
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.88 £45.98
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +2.50%

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 16 February 2019.

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 16 February 2019. 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 +2 74 £465 -15.45% 21
Hove -4 9 £525 - 6
Uckfield - 7 - -
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 32 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (29.67%) Spring
3 26 (28.57%) RESTful
4 24 (26.37%) Open Source
4 24 (26.37%) Test Automation
5 23 (25.27%) Linux
6 22 (24.18%) HTML
6 22 (24.18%) CSS
7 21 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 21 (23.08%) JSON
7 21 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (23.08%) REST
7 21 (23.08%) Jenkins
8 20 (21.98%) Problem-Solving
9 19 (20.88%) Finance
9 19 (20.88%) Scrum
10 18 (19.78%) Git (software)
11 17 (18.68%) Amazon AWS
11 17 (18.68%) Web Development
12 16 (17.58%) HTML5
12 16 (17.58%) Responsive Web Design
12 16 (17.58%) AngularJS
13 15 (16.48%) JIRA
13 15 (16.48%) Web Services
14 14 (15.38%) TDD
14 14 (15.38%) MVC
14 14 (15.38%) Mobile App
14 14 (15.38%) Confluence
15 13 (14.29%) Relational Database
15 13 (14.29%) CSS3

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 14 (15.38%) Confluence
2 5 (5.49%) Documentum
2 5 (5.49%) NetWeaver
3 3 (3.30%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.20%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (2.20%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.20%) Luigi
5 1 (1.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.10%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.10%) JBoss
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.10%) SAP Portal
5 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (8.79%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (4.40%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 17 (18.68%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (7.69%) SuccessFactors
3 6 (6.59%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (5.49%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (4.40%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (3.30%) Serverless
7 2 (2.20%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (2.20%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (2.20%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.20%) G Suite
7 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (2.20%) PaaS
8 1 (1.10%) BrowserStack
8 1 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.10%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.10%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.99%) HTTP
2 5 (5.49%) MQTT
3 3 (3.30%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 10 (10.99%) Big Data
3 7 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.59%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.49%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.30%) Data Mining
7 3 (3.30%) MySQL
7 3 (3.30%) SAP BW
7 3 (3.30%) Text Mining
8 2 (2.20%) Amazon Athena
8 2 (2.20%) Amazon Aurora
8 2 (2.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (2.20%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (2.20%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (2.20%) Azkaban
8 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.10%) InfluxDB
9 1 (1.10%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 18 (19.78%) Git (software)
3 15 (16.48%) JIRA
4 13 (14.29%) Subversion
5 11 (12.09%) JUnit
6 7 (7.69%) Eclipse
6 7 (7.69%) Selenium
7 4 (4.40%) Selenium IDE
8 3 (3.30%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.30%) Gradle
8 3 (3.30%) Grunt
8 3 (3.30%) gulp
8 3 (3.30%) Jasmine
8 3 (3.30%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (3.30%) Mocha
8 3 (3.30%) PostCSS
9 2 (2.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (2.20%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (20.88%) Finance
2 2 (2.20%) Marketing
3 1 (1.10%) Banking
3 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (65.93%) Developer
2 28 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 11 (12.09%) Senior Developer
4 10 (10.99%) Android Developer
4 10 (10.99%) Full Stack Developer
4 10 (10.99%) Scala Developer
5 9 (9.89%) Java Developer - Fintech
6 6 (6.59%) Architect
6 6 (6.59%) Tester
7 5 (5.49%) Consultant
7 5 (5.49%) SAP Consultant
8 4 (4.40%) Automation Tester
8 4 (4.40%) AWS Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Documentum Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Java Scala Developer
8 4 (4.40%) SAP Architect
8 4 (4.40%) SAP Technical Architect
8 4 (4.40%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.30%) Data Scientist
9 3 (3.30%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (29.67%) Spring
2 26 (28.57%) RESTful
3 22 (24.18%) CSS
3 22 (24.18%) HTML
4 21 (23.08%) JSON
4 21 (23.08%) REST
5 16 (17.58%) AngularJS
5 16 (17.58%) HTML5
6 15 (16.48%) Web Services
7 13 (14.29%) CSS3
7 13 (14.29%) React
8 12 (13.19%) Node.js
9 10 (10.99%) Ajax
9 10 (10.99%) Android SDK
9 10 (10.99%) Django
9 10 (10.99%) Guice
9 10 (10.99%) Play Framework
9 10 (10.99%) Ruby on Rails
9 10 (10.99%) Spring MVC
10 9 (9.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 9 (9.89%) Fintech
3 6 (6.59%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (4.40%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (3.30%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.30%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.30%) Clustering
5 3 (3.30%) Social Media
6 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.10%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.10%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.27%) Linux
2 12 (13.19%) Android
3 7 (7.69%) Unix
4 3 (3.30%) AIX
4 3 (3.30%) SUSE
5 2 (2.20%) Windows
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (26.37%) Open Source
2 24 (26.37%) Test Automation
3 21 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (21.98%) Problem-Solving
5 19 (20.88%) Scrum
6 17 (18.68%) Web Development
7 16 (17.58%) Responsive Web Design
8 14 (15.38%) MVC
8 14 (15.38%) TDD
9 12 (13.19%) Android Development
9 12 (13.19%) Configuration Management
10 11 (12.09%) Microservices
10 11 (12.09%) OWASP
11 10 (10.99%) Memory Management
11 10 (10.99%) Service Design
11 10 (10.99%) Web Design
12 8 (8.79%) Computer Science
12 8 (8.79%) SOA
13 7 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 12 (13.19%) Scala
3 11 (12.09%) Ruby
4 10 (10.99%) Python
5 6 (6.59%) ABAP
6 5 (5.49%) SQL
7 3 (3.30%) C++
7 3 (3.30%) Java 8
7 3 (3.30%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.20%) C#
9 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.10%) Go
Qualifications
1 9 (9.89%) Degree
2 8 (8.79%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (8.79%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) QA
1 1 (1.10%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Apache Flume
1 2 (2.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) Data Guard
1 3 (3.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (3.30%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (2.20%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.10%) Ansible
3 1 (1.10%) Graphite
3 1 (1.10%) Prometheus
3 1 (1.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (10.99%) Google
2 9 (9.89%) SAP
3 7 (7.69%) Ariba
3 7 (7.69%) Oracle
4 4 (4.40%) CA
5 2 (2.20%) Appcelerator
5 2 (2.20%) Apple
5 2 (2.20%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.10%) Adobe
6 1 (1.10%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.10%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.10%) Red Hat