The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 25 20 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Contract jobs citing Java 148 163 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.10% 6.45% 4.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.04% 23.90% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 95 76
Median daily rate £450 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £513 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Java
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
591 682 712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.37% 26.97% 27.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 413 354
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 11
Median hourly rate £12.50 £36.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.75% +78.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £32.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Java
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -2 56 £450 +20.00% 31
Bracknell -9 28 £519 +15.27% 7
Newbury +7 19 £394 -1.56% 8
Slough +12 8 £413 - 4
Maidenhead -4 2 £350 -12.50% 4
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 113 (35.99%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (32.80%) SQL
3 80 (25.48%) Oracle
4 73 (23.25%) Web Services
5 69 (21.97%) JavaScript
6 66 (21.02%) Linux
7 52 (16.56%) Security Cleared
8 50 (15.92%) XML
8 50 (15.92%) Python
8 50 (15.92%) DevOps
9 48 (15.29%) J2EE
10 47 (14.97%) Windows
11 46 (14.65%) SC Cleared
12 45 (14.33%) Spring
13 41 (13.06%) REST
14 39 (12.42%) Telecoms
14 39 (12.42%) E-Commerce
15 38 (12.10%) HTML
16 37 (11.78%) PL/SQL
17 36 (11.46%) JBoss
17 36 (11.46%) RESTful
18 34 (10.83%) CSS
19 32 (10.19%) Software Engineering
20 31 (9.87%) Maven
20 31 (9.87%) Scrum
20 31 (9.87%) Jenkins
21 30 (9.55%) hybris
21 30 (9.55%) Migration
22 29 (9.24%) SOAP
22 29 (9.24%) .NET

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 36 (11.46%) JBoss
2 18 (5.73%) CMS
2 18 (5.73%) Node.js
2 18 (5.73%) SharePoint
3 17 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (4.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 15 (4.78%) IIS
5 14 (4.46%) Tomcat
6 11 (3.50%) Confluence
7 10 (3.18%) Apache
8 9 (2.87%) WebLogic
9 6 (1.91%) Drupal
9 6 (1.91%) Joomla!
9 6 (1.91%) WordPress
10 5 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.96%) GeoServer
11 3 (0.96%) nginx
11 3 (0.96%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.96%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (3.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.64%) MS Office
2 2 (0.64%) MS Project
3 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.91%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.64%) Magento
4 1 (0.32%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.32%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.32%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.69%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (6.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.55%) OpenShift
3 3 (0.96%) Boomi
3 3 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.64%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.64%) PaaS
4 2 (0.64%) SaaS
4 2 (0.64%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.32%) Force.com
5 1 (0.32%) GitHub
5 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.32%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.32%) IaaS
5 1 (0.32%) Office 365
5 1 (0.32%) Scribe Online
5 1 (0.32%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.41%) HTTP
2 15 (4.78%) DNS
3 13 (4.14%) Internet
4 10 (3.18%) LDAP
5 8 (2.55%) Network Security
6 7 (2.23%) SSL
7 5 (1.59%) Wireshark
8 4 (1.27%) HTTPS
8 4 (1.27%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.96%) Firewall
9 3 (0.96%) FTP
9 3 (0.96%) Intranet
9 3 (0.96%) SSH
10 2 (0.64%) VPN
10 2 (0.64%) Wireless
11 1 (0.32%) Bluetooth
11 1 (0.32%) IPsec
11 1 (0.32%) LAN
11 1 (0.32%) WAN
11 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (8.28%) Big Data
2 22 (7.01%) Oracle Database
3 16 (5.10%) SQL Server
4 15 (4.78%) Relational Database
5 14 (4.46%) NoSQL
6 13 (4.14%) MySQL
7 11 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (3.50%) Hadoop
8 9 (2.87%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (2.55%) RDBMS
9 8 (2.55%) Riak
10 7 (2.23%) Data Mining
10 7 (2.23%) MongoDB
10 7 (2.23%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (2.23%) Oracle9i Database
11 6 (1.91%) GIS
11 6 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (1.59%) Datazen
13 4 (1.27%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 31 (9.87%) Jenkins
1 31 (9.87%) Maven
2 25 (7.96%) Git (software)
3 23 (7.32%) Selenium
4 20 (6.37%) Eclipse
5 17 (5.41%) JIRA
6 16 (5.10%) JUnit
7 15 (4.78%) SoapUI
8 14 (4.46%) Ant
8 14 (4.46%) Cucumber
9 12 (3.82%) Subversion
9 12 (3.82%) Visual Studio
10 10 (3.18%) Talend Open Studio
11 7 (2.23%) Hudson
11 7 (2.23%) TeamCity
12 6 (1.91%) JMeter
12 6 (1.91%) TestNG
13 5 (1.59%) Fiddler
14 4 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
15 3 (0.96%) Liquibase
General
1 39 (12.42%) Telecoms
2 25 (7.96%) Retail
3 20 (6.37%) Finance
4 7 (2.23%) Marketing
5 5 (1.59%) Electronics
6 4 (1.27%) German Language
7 2 (0.64%) Billing
7 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.32%) Advertising
8 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 126 (40.13%) Developer
2 68 (21.66%) Java Developer
3 44 (14.01%) Architect
4 33 (10.51%) Support Engineer
5 29 (9.24%) Consultant
6 24 (7.64%) DevOps Engineer
6 24 (7.64%) Senior Developer
7 15 (4.78%) Senior Java Developer
8 14 (4.46%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 13 (4.14%) Hybris Architect
9 13 (4.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 13 (4.14%) Linux Engineer
9 13 (4.14%) Web Engineer
9 13 (4.14%) Web Support Engineer
10 11 (3.50%) Analyst
11 10 (3.18%) Test Analyst
12 9 (2.87%) Linux Developer
12 9 (2.87%) Oracle Developer
12 9 (2.87%) Talend Developer
13 8 (2.55%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (23.25%) Web Services
2 50 (15.92%) XML
3 48 (15.29%) J2EE
4 45 (14.33%) Spring
5 41 (13.06%) REST
6 38 (12.10%) HTML
7 36 (11.46%) RESTful
8 34 (10.83%) CSS
9 29 (9.24%) .NET
9 29 (9.24%) SOAP
10 24 (7.64%) Hibernate
11 23 (7.32%) Java EE
11 23 (7.32%) JSP
12 15 (4.78%) EJB
13 14 (4.46%) Middleware
14 13 (4.14%) ASP.NET
14 13 (4.14%) ELK Stack
14 13 (4.14%) Flash
14 13 (4.14%) Sensu
15 11 (3.50%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.78%) Computer Science
2 14 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (2.55%) Visualisation
4 6 (1.91%) Client/Server
4 6 (1.91%) Cryptography
4 6 (1.91%) Data Centre
5 5 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.59%) PKI
5 5 (1.59%) Replication
6 4 (1.27%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.27%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.27%) W3C
7 3 (0.96%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.64%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.64%) iPad
9 1 (0.32%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (0.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 66 (21.02%) Linux
2 47 (14.97%) Windows
3 23 (7.32%) Unix
4 19 (6.05%) CentOS
4 19 (6.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (5.10%) Solaris
6 14 (4.46%) Windows Server
7 13 (4.14%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.96%) AIX
9 1 (0.32%) Android
9 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.32%) HPUX
9 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.32%) SUSE
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (35.99%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (15.92%) DevOps
3 39 (12.42%) E-Commerce
4 32 (10.19%) Software Engineering
5 31 (9.87%) Scrum
6 30 (9.55%) Migration
7 26 (8.28%) MVC
8 25 (7.96%) TDD
9 19 (6.05%) ETL
10 18 (5.73%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (5.73%) Unit Testing
11 17 (5.41%) Change Management
11 17 (5.41%) Open Source
12 16 (5.10%) BDD
12 16 (5.10%) Data Migration
12 16 (5.10%) Test Automation
13 15 (4.78%) Configuration Management
13 15 (4.78%) Data Modelling
13 15 (4.78%) Mentoring
14 13 (4.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 103 (32.80%) SQL
2 69 (21.97%) JavaScript
3 50 (15.92%) Python
4 37 (11.78%) PL/SQL
5 28 (8.92%) Bash Shell
5 28 (8.92%) C#
6 25 (7.96%) Ruby
7 20 (6.37%) C++
8 18 (5.73%) Shell Script
9 17 (5.41%) PHP
10 14 (4.46%) C
11 11 (3.50%) T-SQL
12 10 (3.18%) VB
12 10 (3.18%) VB.NET
13 9 (2.87%) Perl
14 8 (2.55%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.91%) R
15 6 (1.91%) Scala
16 5 (1.59%) Groovy
16 5 (1.59%) VB6
Qualifications
1 52 (16.56%) Security Cleared
2 46 (14.65%) SC Cleared
3 21 (6.69%) Degree
4 6 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.59%) CISSP
6 4 (1.27%) GIAC
6 4 (1.27%) ISEB
7 3 (0.96%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.96%) MCITP
7 3 (0.96%) MCSD
7 3 (0.96%) MCSE
7 3 (0.96%) MCTS
7 3 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.64%) CEH
8 2 (0.64%) CISA
8 2 (0.64%) CISM
8 2 (0.64%) CRISC
8 2 (0.64%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.01%) SLA
2 10 (3.18%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.23%) QA
System Software
1 16 (5.10%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.14%) Docker
3 10 (3.18%) ISA Server
4 9 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.27%) vSphere
6 1 (0.32%) KVM
6 1 (0.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (7.64%) Ansible
2 21 (6.69%) Puppet
3 15 (4.78%) Graphite
4 13 (4.14%) logstash
4 13 (4.14%) Terraform
5 9 (2.87%) Kubernetes
6 5 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.96%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (0.96%) HP SiteScope
7 3 (0.96%) Nagios
7 3 (0.96%) nmon
7 3 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.96%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (0.64%) Kibana
8 2 (0.64%) Nessus
8 2 (0.64%) Rsyslog
9 1 (0.32%) Mesos
9 1 (0.32%) MOM
9 1 (0.32%) NSN NetAct
9 1 (0.32%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 80 (25.48%) Oracle
2 30 (9.55%) hybris
3 20 (6.37%) VMware
4 19 (6.05%) Microsoft
5 13 (4.14%) ATG
5 13 (4.14%) SAP
6 10 (3.18%) Fujitsu
6 10 (3.18%) Talend
7 9 (2.87%) BMC
8 8 (2.55%) Ab Initio
8 8 (2.55%) IBM
8 8 (2.55%) Remedy
9 7 (2.23%) HP
10 6 (1.91%) Informatica
10 6 (1.91%) Percussion
11 5 (1.59%) Endeca
11 5 (1.59%) FatWire
12 4 (1.27%) Google
13 3 (0.96%) Meridio
13 3 (0.96%) TIBCO
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