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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
South East / East Sussex
Rank 16 35 19
Rank change year-on-year +19 -16  
Contract jobs citing Java 17 9 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 8.21% 3.14% 8.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.35% 6.38% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 11
Median daily rate £330 £398 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.98% +22.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £344 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 104 141 130
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 50.24% 49.13% 42.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 93 74
Median daily rate £330 £335 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.49% +8.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £287 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +112.50% -41.17%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex citing Java as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +7 12 £330 -21.42% 3
Hove +2 3 £400 +23.07% 1
Uckfield - 2 £235 -
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 21 (52.50%) SQL
2 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (32.50%) Spring
3 13 (32.50%) Maven
3 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
3 13 (32.50%) Linux
4 11 (27.50%) Web Development
5 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (22.50%) JUnit
6 9 (22.50%) XML
6 9 (22.50%) Hibernate
6 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
7 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 8 (20.00%) J2EE
8 7 (17.50%) .NET
8 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
8 7 (17.50%) C#
8 7 (17.50%) HTML
8 7 (17.50%) Tomcat
8 7 (17.50%) Web Services
8 7 (17.50%) Finance
8 7 (17.50%) JPA
8 7 (17.50%) TestNG
9 6 (15.00%) Banking
9 6 (15.00%) JIRA
9 6 (15.00%) Jetty
9 6 (15.00%) Selenium
9 6 (15.00%) C
9 6 (15.00%) C++
9 6 (15.00%) Oracle

Java
Top Related 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 7 (17.50%) Tomcat
2 6 (15.00%) Jetty
3 5 (12.50%) SAS
4 3 (7.50%) Confluence
5 1 (2.50%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.50%) IIS
5 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) Big Data
2 5 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 5 (12.50%) MySQL
2 5 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (12.50%) SQLite
3 2 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Maven
2 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
2 9 (22.50%) JUnit
3 7 (17.50%) TestNG
4 6 (15.00%) JIRA
4 6 (15.00%) Selenium
5 5 (12.50%) WebDriver
6 3 (7.50%) Gradle
6 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
6 3 (7.50%) Subversion
7 2 (5.00%) Bitbucket
7 2 (5.00%) Checkstyle
7 2 (5.00%) Cobertura
7 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
7 2 (5.00%) FindBugs
7 2 (5.00%) JMeter
7 2 (5.00%) Mercurial
7 2 (5.00%) Mockito
8 1 (2.50%) Hudson
8 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 34 (85.00%) Developer
2 18 (45.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Database Developer
4 5 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Junior
6 3 (7.50%) QA Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) SAS Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Junior QA Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Junior Test Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Agile Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Developer in Test
8 1 (2.50%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (32.50%) Spring
2 9 (22.50%) Hibernate
2 9 (22.50%) XML
3 8 (20.00%) J2EE
4 7 (17.50%) .NET
4 7 (17.50%) HTML
4 7 (17.50%) JPA
4 7 (17.50%) Web Services
5 5 (12.50%) Spring MVC
6 4 (10.00%) CSS
6 4 (10.00%) REST
7 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
7 3 (7.50%) SOAP
8 2 (5.00%) Ajax
8 2 (5.00%) JMS
8 2 (5.00%) jQuery
8 2 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (5.00%) Spring Boot
8 2 (5.00%) Spring Cloud
8 2 (5.00%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) MVS
2 5 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) Web Development
3 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (12.50%) MVC
4 5 (12.50%) Visualisation
5 4 (10.00%) Scrum
6 3 (7.50%) BDD
6 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.50%) TDD
7 2 (5.00%) Front End Development
7 2 (5.00%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.50%) Compatibility Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.50%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (2.50%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.50%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Regression Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) SQL
2 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.50%) C#
3 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
4 6 (15.00%) C
4 6 (15.00%) C++
5 5 (12.50%) MATLAB
5 5 (12.50%) R
5 5 (12.50%) VB
6 3 (7.50%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.50%) Groovy
7 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Consul
1 2 (5.00%) Terraform
2 1 (2.50%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) Tableau
4 1 (2.50%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.50%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (2.50%) Coverity
4 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.50%) Veracode
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