The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brentford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 12 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing Java 2 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 2.82% 6.15% 16.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.38% 22.22% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 6
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +9.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -2.77%
Java
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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 Brentford region.

Programming Languages Category
Brentford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
13 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 18.31% 27.69% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 6
Average daily rate £275 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £336 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £460 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Brentford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Brentford

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Brentford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentford

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brentford 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 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
2 4 (44.44%) Ruby
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) UNIX
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
3 3 (33.33%) Puppet
3 3 (33.33%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) Apache
3 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 2 (22.22%) Nagios
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) JUnit
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) SEO
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) JBehave
4 2 (22.22%) vSphere
4 2 (22.22%) FitNesse

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brentford 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (22.22%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
2 2 (22.22%) QUnit
2 2 (22.22%) Jasmine
2 2 (22.22%) JBehave
2 2 (22.22%) Mocha
2 2 (22.22%) JUnit
2 2 (22.22%) Subversion
2 2 (22.22%) FitNesse
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Python Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) Grails
1 2 (22.22%) Django
1 2 (22.22%) HTML5
1 2 (22.22%) CSS3
1 2 (22.22%) Backbone.js
1 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) UNIX
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Pair Programming
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) SEO
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 4 (44.44%) Ruby
2 2 (22.22%) Groovy
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (22.22%) Icinga
2 2 (22.22%) FreeIPA
2 2 (22.22%) Nagios
3 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) VMware