Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 13 16
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3 +8
Contract jobs citing Java 69 57 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 12.85% 10.88% 9.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.44% 20.21% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 39 54
East Sussex median daily rate £450 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -25.00% +38.41%
10th Percentile £315 £291 £325
90th Percentile £525 £483 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £450
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% -14.63%

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 261 282 339
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 48.60% 53.82% 53.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 176 215
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £300 £213 £263
90th Percentile £520 £475 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +6.25% +0.31% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £20.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% +6.67%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +8 55 £456 +38.26% 28
Hove +4 14 £413 +1.54% 1
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 41 (59.42%) JavaScript
2 25 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (31.88%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (30.43%) C#
5 20 (28.99%) Linux
6 17 (24.64%) Spring
7 16 (23.19%) Python
7 16 (23.19%) HTML
7 16 (23.19%) CSS
7 16 (23.19%) Test Automation
8 15 (21.74%) ETL
9 14 (20.29%) Google
9 14 (20.29%) Degree
9 14 (20.29%) JIRA
10 13 (18.84%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (18.84%) SQL
10 13 (18.84%) Big Data
10 13 (18.84%) Mobile App
10 13 (18.84%) Serverless
11 12 (17.39%) Open Source
11 12 (17.39%) RabbitMQ
11 12 (17.39%) Amazon SQS
11 12 (17.39%) J2EE
12 11 (15.94%) Scrum
12 11 (15.94%) Web Development
12 11 (15.94%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (15.94%) AngularJS
12 11 (15.94%) AWS Lambda
12 11 (15.94%) Kafka
12 11 (15.94%) Apache Flume

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 (14.49%) Apache Solr
1 10 (14.49%) OpenStack
2 9 (13.04%) CMS
3 5 (7.25%) Umbraco
4 4 (5.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (4.35%) Confluence
5 3 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.90%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.45%) Apache
7 1 (1.45%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.45%) JBoss
7 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (31.88%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (18.84%) Serverless
3 12 (17.39%) Amazon SQS
4 11 (15.94%) AWS Lambda
5 10 (14.49%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (4.35%) GitHub
7 2 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.90%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.45%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) HTTP
2 2 (2.90%) MQTT
3 1 (1.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.84%) Big Data
1 13 (18.84%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (15.94%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (14.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 10 (14.49%) HBase
3 10 (14.49%) icCube
3 10 (14.49%) SQL Server
4 9 (13.04%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (7.25%) Endeca
5 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.35%) Redis
7 2 (2.90%) Blockchain
7 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.90%) MySQL
8 1 (1.45%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.45%) DB2
8 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.45%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 14 (20.29%) JIRA
2 8 (11.59%) Jenkins
3 7 (10.14%) Git (software)
4 6 (8.70%) JUnit
5 5 (7.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 5 (7.25%) Maven
5 5 (7.25%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (7.25%) Subversion
6 4 (5.80%) Gradle
7 3 (4.35%) Selenium
8 1 (1.45%) CA Release Automation
8 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.45%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.45%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.45%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.45%) webpack
General
1 4 (5.80%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (1.45%) Advertising
3 1 (1.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (72.46%) Developer
2 24 (34.78%) Java Developer
3 9 (13.04%) Tester
4 6 (8.70%) Architect
4 6 (8.70%) AWS Developer
4 6 (8.70%) Functional Tester
4 6 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Java Scala Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Scala Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Software Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.80%) CMS Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (24.64%) Spring
2 16 (23.19%) CSS
2 16 (23.19%) HTML
3 12 (17.39%) J2EE
3 12 (17.39%) RabbitMQ
4 11 (15.94%) AngularJS
4 11 (15.94%) Kafka
5 10 (14.49%) LAPP Stack
6 9 (13.04%) REST
7 8 (11.59%) Node.js
7 8 (11.59%) React
7 8 (11.59%) Spring MVC
8 7 (10.14%) RESTful
9 6 (8.70%) Hibernate
9 6 (8.70%) HTML5
9 6 (8.70%) jQuery
9 6 (8.70%) JSON
9 6 (8.70%) Play Framework
9 6 (8.70%) SOAP
10 5 (7.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.80%) e-Learning
3 3 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.45%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.45%) User Experience
5 1 (1.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.99%) Linux
2 10 (14.49%) VMS
2 10 (14.49%) Windows
3 3 (4.35%) Android
4 2 (2.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (23.19%) Test Automation
3 15 (21.74%) ETL
4 12 (17.39%) Open Source
5 11 (15.94%) Scrum
5 11 (15.94%) Web Development
6 10 (14.49%) Analytics
6 10 (14.49%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (14.49%) OO
7 9 (13.04%) Agile Testing
7 9 (13.04%) Defect Management
7 9 (13.04%) Functional Testing
7 9 (13.04%) Non-Functional Testing
7 9 (13.04%) Software Testing
8 8 (11.59%) MVC
8 8 (11.59%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (11.59%) Web Design
9 7 (10.14%) Business Analysis
9 7 (10.14%) Memory Management
9 7 (10.14%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 41 (59.42%) JavaScript
2 21 (30.43%) C#
3 16 (23.19%) Python
4 13 (18.84%) SQL
5 10 (14.49%) C
5 10 (14.49%) Go
6 6 (8.70%) Scala
7 4 (5.80%) Java 8
7 4 (5.80%) Ruby
8 2 (2.90%) PHP
9 1 (1.45%) ES6
9 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.49%) GCP
2 2 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 11 (15.94%) Apache Flume
2 10 (14.49%) Hyper-V
3 7 (10.14%) Docker
4 4 (5.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (1.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) Puppet
2 1 (1.45%) Oozie
2 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (20.29%) Google
2 10 (14.49%) Vertica
3 7 (10.14%) Oracle
4 5 (7.25%) Appcelerator
5 2 (2.90%) Adobe
5 2 (2.90%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (2.90%) Tableau
6 1 (1.45%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.45%) IBM
6 1 (1.45%) Informatica
6 1 (1.45%) Talend
6 1 (1.45%) webMethods
6 1 (1.45%) WooCommerce