The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 4 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Java 16 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 32.00% 9.76% 9.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 84.21% 26.67% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £488 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% -4.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £488 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £488 £723
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.88% +30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.37% -6.66%
Java
Essex

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
19 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 38.00% 36.59% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 7
Average daily rate £400 £450 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +80.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £375 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +37.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Java Hourly Rate Histogram in Basildon

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 34 (89.47%) HTML
2 28 (73.68%) J2EE
2 28 (73.68%) Web Services
2 28 (73.68%) XML
3 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (60.53%) HTML5
4 22 (57.89%) SQL
5 18 (47.37%) SOAP
5 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
6 17 (44.74%) TopLink
7 16 (42.11%) Hibernate
7 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
7 16 (42.11%) CSS
8 15 (39.47%) UNIX
8 15 (39.47%) Linux
9 14 (36.84%) REST
9 14 (36.84%) Ajax
10 12 (31.58%) WebSphere
10 12 (31.58%) Windows
10 12 (31.58%) Solaris
10 12 (31.58%) Ant
11 11 (28.95%) TDD
11 11 (28.95%) JSF
11 11 (28.95%) Relational Database
12 10 (26.32%) XHTML
12 10 (26.32%) JSP
13 9 (23.68%) OO
13 9 (23.68%) Manufacturing
13 9 (23.68%) Content Management
14 8 (21.05%) Eclipse

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (31.58%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.53%) GlassFish
2 4 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 4 (10.53%) JBoss
3 2 (5.26%) CMS
3 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Google Analytics
2 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.95%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Ant
2 8 (21.05%) Eclipse
3 7 (18.42%) JUnit
4 6 (15.79%) AccuRev
5 4 (10.53%) Cucumber
5 4 (10.53%) Selenium
5 4 (10.53%) SoapUI
6 3 (7.89%) Maven
7 1 (2.63%) JIRA
7 1 (2.63%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.63%) JMeter
7 1 (2.63%) Subversion
7 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.63%) Hudson
General
1 9 (23.68%) Manufacturing
2 6 (15.79%) Automotive
3 2 (5.26%) Legal
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (81.58%) Developer
2 25 (65.79%) Java Developer
3 13 (34.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (10.53%) AWS Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (7.89%) Automation Tester
5 3 (7.89%) Tester
6 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Lead Tester
6 2 (5.26%) Java Applications Developer
6 2 (5.26%) QA Tester
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Applications Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Release Manager
7 1 (2.63%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Tester
7 1 (2.63%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (89.47%) HTML
2 28 (73.68%) J2EE
2 28 (73.68%) Web Services
2 28 (73.68%) XML
3 23 (60.53%) HTML5
4 18 (47.37%) SOAP
5 17 (44.74%) TopLink
6 16 (42.11%) Hibernate
6 16 (42.11%) CSS
7 14 (36.84%) REST
7 14 (36.84%) Ajax
8 11 (28.95%) JSF
9 10 (26.32%) JSP
9 10 (26.32%) XHTML
10 7 (18.42%) PrimeFaces
11 6 (15.79%) EclipseLink
12 4 (10.53%) JAX-RS
12 4 (10.53%) JPA
12 4 (10.53%) JAX-WS
12 4 (10.53%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Web 2.0
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Replication
3 1 (2.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) UNIX
1 15 (39.47%) Linux
2 12 (31.58%) Windows
2 12 (31.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) TDD
3 9 (23.68%) Content Management
3 9 (23.68%) OO
4 8 (21.05%) B2C
5 5 (13.16%) SOA
5 5 (13.16%) RAD
5 5 (13.16%) SEO
5 5 (13.16%) Analytics
6 4 (10.53%) User Stories
6 4 (10.53%) BDD
7 3 (7.89%) Automation Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.89%) Release Management
8 2 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (5.26%) Use Case
8 2 (5.26%) Validation
8 2 (5.26%) Scrum
8 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.26%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) SQL
2 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) IBM
2 5 (13.16%) FatWire
2 5 (13.16%) Omniture
2 5 (13.16%) Google
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe
4 1 (2.63%) HP
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