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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 17 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing Java 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 2.83% 2.13% 5.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 14.29% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£340 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.13% +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
27 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 25.47% 14.89% 52.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 8
Average daily rate £363 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -5.26%
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 £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 30 January 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) ABAP
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) QA
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Icinga
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) FreeIPA
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) SELinux
2 1 (20.00%) OSCP
2 1 (20.00%) CISA
2 1 (20.00%) EDIFACT
2 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) SAP PI
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) NetWeaver
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) AppScan
General
1 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SAP PI Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) EDIFACT
1 1 (20.00%) SAP PI
1 1 (20.00%) SAP XI
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (20.00%) JMS
1 1 (20.00%) JDBC
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) ABAP
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) OSCP
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
1 1 (20.00%) CEH
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (20.00%) Icinga
2 1 (20.00%) FreeIPA
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) SELinux
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Business Objects