Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 23 July 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 4 24
Rank change year-on-year -5 +20 +18
Contract jobs citing Java 148 242 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 13.62% 17.10% 7.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.07% 42.91% 18.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 118 42
West Sussex median daily rate £475 £475 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +31.03% -19.44%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £263
90th Percentile £544 £538 £499
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
West Sussex median hourly rate - - £50.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year +28.57% -16.67% +5.00%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 422 564 423
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 38.82% 39.86% 38.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 310 282
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £409 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.98% +10.85% +18.00%
10th Percentile £305 £260 £268
90th Percentile £544 £523 £488
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year - +10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 11
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.47% -4.44% +28.57%
10th Percentile £41.25 £33.75 £27.50
90th Percentile £55.45 £51.65 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £37.81
% change year-on-year +8.75% +5.79% +0.83%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Java in West Sussex

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in West Sussex

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in West Sussex over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in West Sussex

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in West Sussex

Java
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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
Worthing -1 65 £500 +5.26%
Crawley -2 23 £325 -35.00% 2
Gatwick +1 7 £550 +10.00% 1
East Grinstead -9 3 £425 +21.43%
Chichester +1 2 £315 -40.00%
Burgess Hill 0 1 - -
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Java.

1 107 (72.30%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (51.35%) Open Source
3 72 (48.65%) CSS
4 69 (46.62%) REST
4 69 (46.62%) JSON
5 65 (43.92%) Scala
6 64 (43.24%) Git (software)
6 64 (43.24%) XML
7 63 (42.57%) Spring
8 59 (39.86%) Play Framework
9 57 (38.51%) Continuous Integration
10 55 (37.16%) Linux
11 54 (36.49%) Docker
12 53 (35.81%) HTML
13 48 (32.43%) SQL
14 46 (31.08%) SOAP
14 46 (31.08%) Microservices
15 45 (30.41%) MongoDB
16 44 (29.73%) Oracle
17 43 (29.05%) JavaScript
17 43 (29.05%) WebLogic
17 43 (29.05%) IntelliJ
17 43 (29.05%) Puppet
18 40 (27.03%) Unix
19 39 (26.35%) Hibernate
20 38 (25.68%) JUnit
21 37 (25.00%) Jenkins
22 36 (24.32%) HTML5
23 35 (23.65%) Python
23 35 (23.65%) Scrum

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 43 (29.05%) WebLogic
2 31 (20.95%) Apache
3 23 (15.54%) Confluence
4 16 (10.81%) JBoss
4 16 (10.81%) Tomcat
5 15 (10.14%) nginx
5 15 (10.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 10 (6.76%) Mule
7 9 (6.08%) Mule ESB
7 9 (6.08%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (2.70%) Alfresco
9 2 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.35%) WildFly
10 1 (0.68%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (8.11%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.68%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.11%) GitHub
2 8 (5.41%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.68%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 28 (18.92%) HTTP
2 15 (10.14%) TCP/IP
3 8 (5.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (30.41%) MongoDB
2 33 (22.30%) NoSQL
3 18 (12.16%) Oracle Database
4 14 (9.46%) Oracle Database 10g
4 14 (9.46%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (9.46%) Oracle Database 12c
4 14 (9.46%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.35%) MySQL
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.68%) Redis
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 64 (43.24%) Git (software)
2 43 (29.05%) IntelliJ
3 38 (25.68%) JUnit
4 37 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 33 (22.30%) Subversion
6 28 (18.92%) Selenium
7 24 (16.22%) Eclipse
7 24 (16.22%) JIRA
8 21 (14.19%) Maven
9 13 (8.78%) Cucumber
10 8 (5.41%) Ant
10 8 (5.41%) Gatling
10 8 (5.41%) Grunt
10 8 (5.41%) gulp
10 8 (5.41%) Karma Test Runner
10 8 (5.41%) Sublime Text
11 7 (4.73%) ProC
12 5 (3.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (2.03%) Vagrant
14 2 (1.35%) CA Gen
General
1 4 (2.70%) Marketing
2 2 (1.35%) Finance
3 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 124 (83.78%) Developer
2 68 (45.95%) Java Developer
3 55 (37.16%) Scala Developer
4 19 (12.84%) Programmer
5 18 (12.16%) Java Scala Developer
6 13 (8.78%) Java Programmer
7 12 (8.11%) Linux Developer
7 12 (8.11%) Senior Developer
8 10 (6.76%) Digital Developer
9 8 (5.41%) Architect
9 8 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (5.41%) SQL Developer
9 8 (5.41%) SQL Programmer
10 7 (4.73%) C++ Developer
10 7 (4.73%) C++ Programmer
10 7 (4.73%) C++/Java Developer
10 7 (4.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 7 (4.73%) Oracle Architect
11 6 (4.05%) Lead Developer
11 6 (4.05%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (48.65%) CSS
2 69 (46.62%) JSON
2 69 (46.62%) REST
3 64 (43.24%) XML
4 63 (42.57%) Spring
5 59 (39.86%) Play Framework
6 53 (35.81%) HTML
7 46 (31.08%) SOAP
8 39 (26.35%) Hibernate
9 36 (24.32%) HTML5
10 32 (21.62%) EJB
11 23 (15.54%) Web Services
12 21 (14.19%) Ajax
12 21 (14.19%) J2EE
12 21 (14.19%) JMS
13 20 (13.51%) CSS3
14 17 (11.49%) Django
14 17 (11.49%) Guice
14 17 (11.49%) Ruby on Rails
15 16 (10.81%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.38%) Algorithms
1 5 (3.38%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (2.70%) User Experience
3 3 (2.03%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 55 (37.16%) Linux
2 40 (27.03%) Unix
3 8 (5.41%) Ubuntu
3 8 (5.41%) Windows
4 7 (4.73%) AIX
5 2 (1.35%) Solaris
6 1 (0.68%) Android
6 1 (0.68%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (72.30%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (51.35%) Open Source
3 57 (38.51%) Continuous Integration
4 46 (31.08%) Microservices
5 35 (23.65%) Scrum
6 31 (20.95%) Test Automation
7 28 (18.92%) SDLC
8 24 (16.22%) SOA
9 22 (14.86%) DevOps
10 19 (12.84%) Responsive Web Design
10 19 (12.84%) Web Design
11 18 (12.16%) Configuration Management
12 14 (9.46%) Multithreading
12 14 (9.46%) OWASP
13 13 (8.78%) Mentoring
14 9 (6.08%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (6.08%) Event-Driven Architecture
14 9 (6.08%) MVC
14 9 (6.08%) Software Engineering
14 9 (6.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 65 (43.92%) Scala
2 48 (32.43%) SQL
3 43 (29.05%) JavaScript
4 35 (23.65%) Python
5 26 (17.57%) Ruby
6 23 (15.54%) C#
7 21 (14.19%) C
8 16 (10.81%) Perl
9 14 (9.46%) C++
9 14 (9.46%) PL/SQL
10 12 (8.11%) Assembly Language
11 9 (6.08%) Groovy
12 8 (5.41%) Haskell
12 8 (5.41%) PHP
13 2 (1.35%) ABAP
14 1 (0.68%) SAPscript
14 1 (0.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (8.11%) Degree
2 3 (2.03%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.03%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.35%) ISEB
3 2 (1.35%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.41%) QA
2 2 (1.35%) WAI
2 2 (1.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 54 (36.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 43 (29.05%) Puppet
2 8 (5.41%) Grafana
2 8 (5.41%) Kibana
3 4 (2.70%) Ansible
4 1 (0.68%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 44 (29.73%) Oracle
2 25 (16.89%) Google
3 18 (12.16%) webMethods
4 7 (4.73%) Adobe
5 4 (2.70%) MuleSoft
5 4 (2.70%) SAP
6 2 (1.35%) CA
6 2 (1.35%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.68%) HP
7 1 (0.68%) Northgate
7 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
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