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 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank - 6 3
Contract jobs citing Java 0 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon - 41.67% 28.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 66.67% 68.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £245 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -49.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +12.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Median hourly rate - £36.59 £32.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
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
8 30 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 16.00% 62.50% 41.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 6
Median daily rate £260 £293 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -46.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 3
Median hourly rate £45.50 £36.67 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.07% +6.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £24.00 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.30 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 1 October 2016, 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 8 (80.00%) Web Services
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) J2EE
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (60.00%) HTML5
3 6 (60.00%) SOAP
4 5 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (50.00%) TopLink
4 5 (50.00%) REST
4 5 (50.00%) JSF
4 5 (50.00%) AccuRev
5 4 (40.00%) PrimeFaces
6 2 (20.00%) Selenium
6 2 (20.00%) Silverlight
6 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
6 2 (20.00%) Marketing
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (20.00%) BDD
6 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
6 2 (20.00%) ISEB
6 2 (20.00%) Automotive
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) B2C

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 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) AccuRev
2 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (20.00%) Automotive
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Angular Developer
3 4 (40.00%) HTML Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Web Services
2 7 (70.00%) AngularJS
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) J2EE
3 6 (60.00%) HTML5
3 6 (60.00%) SOAP
4 5 (50.00%) JSF
4 5 (50.00%) REST
4 5 (50.00%) TopLink
4 5 (50.00%) XML
5 4 (40.00%) PrimeFaces
6 2 (20.00%) Silverlight
7 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
7 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) B2C
2 2 (20.00%) BDD
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (10.00%) ATDD
3 1 (10.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle