Period
to 16 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for Java 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java 8 over the 6 months to 16 September 2019 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 SE 8
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 69 75
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 -
Contract jobs citing Java 8 4 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.55% 0.92% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.37% 1.93% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £419 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.24% - -
10th Percentile £379 £513 £513
90th Percentile £453 £538 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £475 £405
% change year-on-year -10.53% +17.28% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Java 8 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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 293 363 384
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 40.08% 47.45% 43.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 234 231
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £438 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £269
90th Percentile £575 £525 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £22.83 £45.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.27% +16.88% +158.82%
10th Percentile £12.68 £26.16 £36.75
90th Percentile £42.85 £48.13 £40.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £42.25 £48.00
% change year-on-year +6.51% -11.98% +20.00%

Java 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

Job postings citing Java 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java 8 in Nottinghamshire

Java 8
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java 8 in Nottinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java 8 in Nottinghamshire

Java 8
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java 8 within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 16 September 2019. 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
Nottingham -3 4 £419 -20.24% 2
Java 8
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Java 8 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Java 8.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Gradle
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Spring Boot
3 2 (50.00%) Travis CI
3 2 (50.00%) Spring Cloud
3 2 (50.00%) Docker
3 2 (50.00%) Microservices
3 2 (50.00%) Spock
3 2 (50.00%) AWS Certification
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Confluence
3 2 (50.00%) Groovy
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) JPA
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) Gherkin

Java 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 2 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) AWS
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Gradle
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Spock
2 2 (50.00%) Travis CI
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Spring Boot
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (50.00%) Spring Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Camel
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Java EE
4 1 (25.00%) JAX-RS
4 1 (25.00%) JPA
4 1 (25.00%) JSF
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Swagger
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Groovy
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) AWS Certification
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible