The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bromley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 13 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Java 2 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bromley 2.67% 6.80% 3.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 26.92% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £550 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% +131.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.63% -
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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 Bromley region.

Programming Languages Category
Bromley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bromley 24.00% 25.24% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 17
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £700 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Bromley

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Bromley

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bromley 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 12 (92.31%) BDD
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (76.92%) TDD
4 9 (69.23%) Spring MVC
4 9 (69.23%) Cucumber
4 9 (69.23%) MVC
4 9 (69.23%) Spring
5 8 (61.54%) Selenium
6 6 (46.15%) OO
6 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
6 6 (46.15%) JSP
6 6 (46.15%) Scrum
7 5 (38.46%) Finance
7 5 (38.46%) HTML
7 5 (38.46%) JUnit
7 5 (38.46%) CSS
7 5 (38.46%) jQuery
7 5 (38.46%) HTML5
7 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
7 5 (38.46%) CSS3
7 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (30.77%) Agile Testing
9 3 (23.08%) J2EE
9 3 (23.08%) Advertising
10 2 (15.38%) Web Services
10 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (15.38%) Degree
10 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
10 2 (15.38%) QA
10 2 (15.38%) Jenkins

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bromley 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Cucumber
2 8 (61.54%) Selenium
3 5 (38.46%) JUnit
4 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 2 (15.38%) PhantomJS
5 1 (7.69%) Subversion
5 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Team Leader
2 3 (23.08%) Test Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) MI Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) Spring
1 9 (69.23%) Spring MVC
2 6 (46.15%) JSP
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) jQuery
3 5 (38.46%) HTML5
3 5 (38.46%) CSS3
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) J2EE
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
6 1 (7.69%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) JSON
6 1 (7.69%) SOAP
6 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
6 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (7.69%) REST
6 1 (7.69%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) BDD
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (76.92%) TDD
4 9 (69.23%) MVC
5 6 (46.15%) Scrum
5 6 (46.15%) OO
6 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
7 4 (30.77%) Agile Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
9 1 (7.69%) Web Development
9 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle