The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Essex / Basildon
Rank 9 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 13 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 23.64% 34.29% 20.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.00% 70.59% 58.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £260 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 1
Median hourly rate £33.00 £36.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.58% -27.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.29% +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Programming Languages Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 45.45% 48.57% 35.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 6
Median daily rate £260 £240 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -40.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £240 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £240 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 1
Median hourly rate £33.50 £36.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.21% -27.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basildon region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the Basildon region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Basildon region with a requirement for Java.

1 11 (84.62%) Oracle
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
1 11 (84.62%) Unix
2 8 (61.54%) Adobe
3 7 (53.85%) CRM
3 7 (53.85%) B2C
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) JSON
3 7 (53.85%) Unica
3 7 (53.85%) XML
3 7 (53.85%) Adobe Campaign
4 6 (46.15%) Web Development
4 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) PHP
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 6 (46.15%) CSS
5 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
5 5 (38.46%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
6 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (30.77%) Analytics
6 4 (30.77%) Sun Certification
6 4 (30.77%) Sun
6 4 (30.77%) C++
6 4 (30.77%) PVCS
7 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
8 2 (15.38%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
8 2 (15.38%) Coaching

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon 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 1 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Adobe Campaign
1 7 (53.85%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) DataStage
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) PVCS
General
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) CRM Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
4 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Unix Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Unix Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) JSON
1 7 (53.85%) XML
2 6 (46.15%) CSS
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) Ajax
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) B2C
1 7 (53.85%) CRM
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Web Development
3 4 (30.77%) Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) Password Management
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) PHP
4 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
4 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
5 4 (30.77%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Sun Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Oracle
2 8 (61.54%) Adobe
3 4 (30.77%) Sun
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Teradata