The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 29 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.

Java
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 13 18
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5  
Contract jobs citing Java 21 27 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 8.40% 10.76% 4.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.93% 27.84% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 24 5
Median daily rate £500 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £420
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 £38.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year +5.80% +1.30%  

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 Liverpool with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 81 97 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 32.40% 38.65% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 87 32
Median daily rate £350 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +36.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £315 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £460 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Liverpool

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Liverpool over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Liverpool

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Java.

1 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (47.62%) TDD
3 14 (33.33%) Spring
3 14 (33.33%) Oracle
3 14 (33.33%) Linux
3 14 (33.33%) DevOps
4 12 (28.57%) Microservices
4 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 12 (28.57%) Scrum
5 11 (26.19%) SQL
5 11 (26.19%) .NET
5 11 (26.19%) CSS
5 11 (26.19%) HTML
5 11 (26.19%) API Design
5 11 (26.19%) Jenkins
6 10 (23.81%) BDD
6 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
6 10 (23.81%) Open Source
6 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (21.43%) XML
8 8 (19.05%) OOD
8 8 (19.05%) Unix
8 8 (19.05%) J2EE
8 8 (19.05%) Kanban
8 8 (19.05%) RESTful
9 7 (16.67%) Front End Development
9 7 (16.67%) Spring Boot
9 7 (16.67%) MongoDB
9 7 (16.67%) NoSQL
9 7 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 3 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.38%) Confluence
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.38%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
1 1 (2.38%) LDAP
1 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 7 (16.67%) MySQL
1 7 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.76%) DB2
3 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Jenkins
2 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.76%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.76%) JDeveloper
3 2 (4.76%) JMeter
3 2 (4.76%) Selenium
4 1 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.38%) JIRA
4 1 (2.38%) JUnit
4 1 (2.38%) Subversion
4 1 (2.38%) Xcode
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Front Office
3 1 (2.38%) Games
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (73.81%) Developer
2 21 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (28.57%) Agile Developer
3 12 (28.57%) Agile Java Developer
4 9 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 9 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (19.05%) Senior Agile Developer
5 8 (19.05%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 6 (14.29%) Principal Developer
7 5 (11.90%) .NET Developer
8 4 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Architect
9 3 (7.14%) Java Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Principal .NET Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Principal Java Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Python Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Senior Java Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Tester
10 2 (4.76%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) Spring
2 11 (26.19%) .NET
2 11 (26.19%) CSS
2 11 (26.19%) HTML
3 9 (21.43%) XML
4 8 (19.05%) J2EE
4 8 (19.05%) RESTful
5 7 (16.67%) Spring Boot
6 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 3 (7.14%) jQuery
6 3 (7.14%) JSON
6 3 (7.14%) SOAP
6 3 (7.14%) Web Services
6 3 (7.14%) XML Messaging
7 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
7 2 (4.76%) EJB
7 2 (4.76%) EJB 3.0
7 2 (4.76%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (4.76%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.38%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Linux
2 8 (19.05%) Unix
3 2 (4.76%) Android
3 2 (4.76%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (47.62%) TDD
3 14 (33.33%) DevOps
4 12 (28.57%) Microservices
4 12 (28.57%) Scrum
5 11 (26.19%) API Design
6 10 (23.81%) BDD
6 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (23.81%) Open Source
7 8 (19.05%) Kanban
7 8 (19.05%) OOD
8 7 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (16.67%) Front End Development
8 7 (16.67%) OO
9 6 (14.29%) Coaching
9 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
10 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
10 5 (11.90%) Pair Programming
11 3 (7.14%) SDLC
12 2 (4.76%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 11 (26.19%) SQL
3 3 (7.14%) C#
3 3 (7.14%) Python
3 3 (7.14%) Scala
4 1 (2.38%) COBOL
4 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.38%) Perl
4 1 (2.38%) PHP
4 1 (2.38%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Ansible
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (4.76%) IBM
3 2 (4.76%) Sybase
4 1 (2.38%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) Perforce
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