Period
to 19 November 2017

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 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 9 18
Rank change year-on-year -7 +9 +9
Contract jobs citing Java 52 76 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 9.58% 14.45% 8.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.39% 26.30% 17.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 74 39
East Sussex median daily rate £525 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.73% +5.82% +30.77%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £310
90th Percentile £613 £554 £550
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +8.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £18.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +140.00% -53.13% +14.29%

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 255 289 347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 46.96% 54.94% 49.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 175 228
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +10.29% +7.94%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £225
90th Percentile £571 £538 £475
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 11
East Sussex median hourly rate £38.75 £42.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.74% +82.61% +15.26%
10th Percentile £33.38 £19.70 £13.50
90th Percentile £43.13 £48.40 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -3 37 £500 - 3
Hove +6 13 £525 +31.25%
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Java.

1 40 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (55.77%) SQL
3 27 (51.92%) REST
4 23 (44.23%) HTML
4 23 (44.23%) CSS
4 23 (44.23%) SOAP
5 22 (42.31%) Web Services
5 22 (42.31%) Hibernate
6 20 (38.46%) JavaScript
7 17 (32.69%) Scrum
7 17 (32.69%) Spring
8 16 (30.77%) Web Development
8 16 (30.77%) PHP
8 16 (30.77%) T-SQL
8 16 (30.77%) J2EE
9 15 (28.85%) Data Modelling
9 15 (28.85%) Eclipse
10 14 (26.92%) Kanban
11 13 (25.00%) RAD
12 12 (23.08%) JSON
12 12 (23.08%) Scala
13 11 (21.15%) Drupal
13 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
13 11 (21.15%) JBoss
13 11 (21.15%) WebLogic
13 11 (21.15%) DevOps
14 10 (19.23%) Microservices
14 10 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (19.23%) JUnit
14 10 (19.23%) Selenium

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 11 (21.15%) Drupal
1 11 (21.15%) JBoss
1 11 (21.15%) WebLogic
2 10 (19.23%) WebSphere
3 9 (17.31%) Apache
4 3 (5.77%) Confluence
4 3 (5.77%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.77%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.92%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.92%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.92%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) HTTP
2 8 (15.38%) SSL
2 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.92%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
3 6 (11.54%) MySQL
4 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.85%) Lumira
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.92%) Big Data
6 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.92%) DB2
6 1 (1.92%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (1.92%) Flink
6 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.92%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (28.85%) Eclipse
2 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
3 10 (19.23%) JUnit
3 10 (19.23%) Selenium
4 9 (17.31%) IntelliJ
5 3 (5.77%) Gradle
5 3 (5.77%) JIRA
6 2 (3.85%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.85%) Checkstyle
6 2 (3.85%) Cobertura
6 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.85%) FindBugs
6 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.85%) Maven
6 2 (3.85%) Mercurial
6 2 (3.85%) Mockito
6 2 (3.85%) Subversion
6 2 (3.85%) TestNG
7 1 (1.92%) Gerrit
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (78.85%) Developer
2 22 (42.31%) Java Developer
3 11 (21.15%) Java Scala Developer
3 11 (21.15%) Scala Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Database Developer
4 8 (15.38%) HTML Developer
4 8 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Web Developer
6 5 (9.62%) AWS Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Designer
8 3 (5.77%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Applications Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.77%) SQL Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Lead Designer
9 2 (3.85%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (51.92%) REST
2 23 (44.23%) CSS
2 23 (44.23%) HTML
2 23 (44.23%) SOAP
3 22 (42.31%) Hibernate
3 22 (42.31%) Web Services
4 17 (32.69%) Spring
5 16 (30.77%) J2EE
6 12 (23.08%) JSON
7 8 (15.38%) EJB
7 8 (15.38%) HTML5
7 8 (15.38%) J2SE
7 8 (15.38%) Play Framework
7 8 (15.38%) XML
8 7 (13.46%) Sass
8 7 (13.46%) Struts
9 4 (7.69%) Java EE
10 3 (5.77%) .NET
10 3 (5.77%) RESTful
11 2 (3.85%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (17.31%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.85%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Linux
2 8 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.69%) Scrum
3 16 (30.77%) Web Development
4 15 (28.85%) Data Modelling
5 14 (26.92%) Kanban
6 13 (25.00%) RAD
7 11 (21.15%) DevOps
8 10 (19.23%) Microservices
9 7 (13.46%) Dependency Management
9 7 (13.46%) Release Management
9 7 (13.46%) Translating Business Requirements
10 6 (11.54%) BDD
10 6 (11.54%) Dashboard Development
10 6 (11.54%) Domain Models
10 6 (11.54%) Performance Optimisation
10 6 (11.54%) TDD
11 4 (7.69%) Functional Testing
11 4 (7.69%) OO
11 4 (7.69%) Open Source
12 3 (5.77%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 29 (55.77%) SQL
2 20 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 16 (30.77%) PHP
3 16 (30.77%) T-SQL
4 12 (23.08%) Scala
5 5 (9.62%) Python
6 3 (5.77%) C#
6 3 (5.77%) Ruby
7 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 9 (17.31%) Docker
2 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.85%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) Grafana
1 8 (15.38%) Kibana
1 8 (15.38%) Puppet
2 2 (3.85%) Consul
2 2 (3.85%) Prometheus
2 2 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Oracle
2 8 (15.38%) webMethods
3 3 (5.77%) IBM