The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 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 27 June 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
East Midlands / Lincolnshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 13 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 -10  
Contract jobs citing Java 7 1 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 10.14% 2.04% 27.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.44% 10.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 13
Median daily rate £400 £250 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -29.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £250 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £250 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -10.00%  

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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Lincolnshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 36 10 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 52.17% 20.41% 54.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 20
Median daily rate £413 £310 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.06% -11.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £350 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £16.09 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +210.75% -0.98%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 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 Lincolnshire

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Lincolnshire

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lincolnshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Lincolnshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Lincolnshire

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Lincolnshire

Java
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Lincoln - 4 £400 -
Scunthorpe - 1 £263 -
Java
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) TDD
2 9 (75.00%) Billing
2 9 (75.00%) Spring
2 9 (75.00%) Maven
2 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (75.00%) XML
2 9 (75.00%) VMS
2 9 (75.00%) J2EE
2 9 (75.00%) Java EE
2 9 (75.00%) IaaS
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) JMS
4 5 (41.67%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 3 (25.00%) Big Data
6 3 (25.00%) C#
7 2 (16.67%) HTML
7 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
7 2 (16.67%) .NET
7 2 (16.67%) CSS
7 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
7 2 (16.67%) Banking
7 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle
7 2 (16.67%) Market Risk
8 1 (8.33%) jQuery
8 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (75.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (75.00%) Maven
2 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (75.00%) Billing
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 9 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) J2EE
1 9 (75.00%) Java EE
1 9 (75.00%) Spring
1 9 (75.00%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (41.67%) JMS
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) CSS3
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle