The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Brentford region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 13 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing Java 7 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 7.00% 5.06% 20.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.00% 16.00% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Average daily rate
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£475 £533 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.79% +77.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £454 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £545 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Programming Languages Category
Brentford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20 25 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 20.00% 31.65% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 4
Average daily rate £388 £425 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £330 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £545 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Java
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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
Daily Rate Histogram in Brentford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Brentford region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Brentford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentford

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) UNIX
3 7 (53.85%) Linux
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) Ruby
5 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
5 5 (38.46%) vSphere
5 5 (38.46%) Cucumber
5 5 (38.46%) VMware
6 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
6 4 (30.77%) Scrum
6 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (30.77%) TDD
6 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (23.08%) Puppet
7 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
7 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 3 (23.08%) SELinux
7 3 (23.08%) DevOps
7 3 (23.08%) JBehave
7 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 3 (23.08%) FitNesse
7 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
7 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
7 3 (23.08%) Nagios
7 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
7 3 (23.08%) Apache
8 2 (15.38%) HP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
2 3 (23.08%) Apache
3 2 (15.38%) Node.js
4 1 (7.69%) Jetty
4 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 1 (7.69%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) Redis
3 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
1 5 (38.46%) Cucumber
2 3 (23.08%) JBehave
2 3 (23.08%) FitNesse
3 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
3 2 (15.38%) JUnit
3 2 (15.38%) Mocha
3 2 (15.38%) JProfiler
3 2 (15.38%) Subversion
3 2 (15.38%) QUnit
3 2 (15.38%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Release Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Python Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Defect Manager
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) HTML5
1 2 (15.38%) Grails
1 2 (15.38%) Django
1 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
1 2 (15.38%) Backbone.js
1 2 (15.38%) REST
1 2 (15.38%) CSS3
2 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (7.69%) Sinatra
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Video on Demand
1 2 (15.38%) IPTV
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) UNIX
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) SELinux
4 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) SEO
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Release Management
4 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 2 (15.38%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
1 6 (46.15%) Ruby
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
3 2 (15.38%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (38.46%) vSphere
2 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
1 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 3 (23.08%) Nagios
2 2 (15.38%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss