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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 4 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing Java 8 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 24.24% 19.30% 9.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 66.67% 42.31% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £388 £201
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +92.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
+8.96% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-9.00% +17.64%
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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
12 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 36.36% 45.61% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Average daily rate £210 £350 £201
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +73.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 7
Average hourly rate £34.00 £33.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £28.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £44.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
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 3 March 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 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 13 (72.22%) HTML
3 13 (72.22%) J2EE
3 13 (72.22%) XML
4 12 (66.67%) Web Services
5 10 (55.56%) HTML5
6 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (38.89%) Content Management
7 7 (38.89%) WebSphere
7 7 (38.89%) B2C
8 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 6 (33.33%) CSS
8 6 (33.33%) SOAP
8 6 (33.33%) XHTML
8 6 (33.33%) Windows
8 6 (33.33%) TDD
8 6 (33.33%) Ajax
9 5 (27.78%) Scrum
9 5 (27.78%) TopLink
9 5 (27.78%) UNIX
9 5 (27.78%) IBM
9 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
9 5 (27.78%) Validation
9 5 (27.78%) FatWire
10 4 (22.22%) CMS
10 4 (22.22%) SOA
10 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
10 4 (22.22%) Solaris
10 4 (22.22%) Linux

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 7 (38.89%) WebSphere
2 4 (22.22%) CMS
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.11%) JBoss
4 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.56%) LiveCycle
4 1 (5.56%) Confluence
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) Fireworks
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Ant
2 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 2 (11.11%) JUnit
3 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 2 (11.11%) AccuRev
4 1 (5.56%) jEdit
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
2 3 (16.67%) Legal
3 2 (11.11%) Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (5.56%) Automotive
4 1 (5.56%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) VB Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) HTML
1 13 (72.22%) J2EE
1 13 (72.22%) XML
2 12 (66.67%) Web Services
3 10 (55.56%) HTML5
4 6 (33.33%) SOAP
4 6 (33.33%) CSS
4 6 (33.33%) XHTML
4 6 (33.33%) Ajax
5 5 (27.78%) TopLink
6 4 (22.22%) JSP
6 4 (22.22%) REST
7 3 (16.67%) PrimeFaces
7 3 (16.67%) JSF
8 2 (11.11%) JAXB
8 2 (11.11%) Middleware
8 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
8 2 (11.11%) .NET
8 2 (11.11%) XSLT
8 2 (11.11%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) UNIX
3 4 (22.22%) Solaris
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) B2C
2 7 (38.89%) Content Management
3 6 (33.33%) TDD
4 5 (27.78%) Validation
4 5 (27.78%) Scrum
5 4 (22.22%) SOA
6 3 (16.67%) Analytics
6 3 (16.67%) User Stories
6 3 (16.67%) Use Case
6 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.11%) OOD
7 2 (11.11%) UML
7 2 (11.11%) OO
7 2 (11.11%) RAD
7 2 (11.11%) RUP
7 2 (11.11%) SEO
7 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) VB
3 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 2 (11.11%) VBA
3 2 (11.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Sun Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) OCP
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) IBM
1 5 (27.78%) FatWire
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Adobe
4 2 (11.11%) Sun
5 1 (5.56%) Omniture
5 1 (5.56%) Google