The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 25 32 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Contract jobs citing Java 71 47 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.78% 4.56% 7.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.05% 12.74% 25.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 26 36
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£363 £350 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £419 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.88% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.31 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.89% -2.77%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
322 369 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 26.22% 35.79% 28.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 201 115
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 17
Average hourly rate £42.50 £18.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.11% -48.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £37.50 £36.50
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 Buckinghamshire

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Java
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -1 36 £400 +14.28% 16
Aylesbury +7 5 £330 -20.00% 2
High Wycombe -7 2 £363 +45.00% 3
Marlow - - - - 2
Bletchley - - - -
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 72 (43.37%) Finance
2 51 (30.72%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (29.52%) SQL
4 46 (27.71%) Oracle
5 42 (25.30%) HTML
6 39 (23.49%) JavaScript
7 38 (22.89%) J2EE
8 37 (22.29%) UNIX
9 35 (21.08%) WebSphere
10 33 (19.88%) Spring
10 33 (19.88%) Windows
11 29 (17.47%) Eclipse
11 29 (17.47%) C#
11 29 (17.47%) CSS
12 27 (16.27%) .NET
13 24 (14.46%) C++
13 24 (14.46%) QA
13 24 (14.46%) Selenium
14 23 (13.86%) Hibernate
14 23 (13.86%) JSP
15 22 (13.25%) Web Services
15 22 (13.25%) OO
16 19 (11.45%) Perl
16 19 (11.45%) Banking
17 18 (10.84%) WebSphere Application Server
18 16 (9.64%) Linux
19 14 (8.43%) Windows NT
19 14 (8.43%) VBScript
19 14 (8.43%) C
19 14 (8.43%) IBM

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 35 (21.08%) WebSphere
2 18 (10.84%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (6.02%) JBoss
4 4 (2.41%) Apache
4 4 (2.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (2.41%) Liferay
4 4 (2.41%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (1.81%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.20%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.20%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (0.60%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.60%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.60%) CMS
7 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.41%) Staffware
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.81%) Google App Engine
1 3 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.20%) Force.com
2 2 (1.20%) SaaS
2 2 (1.20%) PaaS
3 1 (0.60%) Heroku
3 1 (0.60%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.60%) GitHub
3 1 (0.60%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.02%) Internet
2 7 (4.22%) LDAP
3 6 (3.61%) Intranet
4 5 (3.01%) Firewall
4 5 (3.01%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.41%) HTTPS
5 4 (2.41%) HTTP
6 2 (1.20%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.20%) IPv4
6 2 (1.20%) IPv6
6 2 (1.20%) DNS
6 2 (1.20%) VoIP
7 1 (0.60%) SSL
7 1 (0.60%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.43%) Oracle Database
2 12 (7.23%) DB2
3 11 (6.63%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.41%) MySQL
4 4 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.41%) DTS
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.60%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.60%) HBase
5 1 (0.60%) Big Data
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.60%) SSDT
5 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (17.47%) Eclipse
2 24 (14.46%) Selenium
3 10 (6.02%) WebDriver
4 9 (5.42%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (4.82%) JUnit
5 8 (4.82%) JMeter
6 6 (3.61%) Visual Studio
7 5 (3.01%) Maven
7 5 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (2.41%) Subversion
8 4 (2.41%) Introscope
9 3 (1.81%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (1.81%) Git (software)
9 3 (1.81%) JIRA
9 3 (1.81%) WatiN
9 3 (1.81%) Eclipse RCP
10 2 (1.20%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.20%) Hudson
10 2 (1.20%) Rational Rose
10 2 (1.20%) LoadRunner
General
1 72 (43.37%) Finance
2 19 (11.45%) Banking
3 10 (6.02%) Retail
3 10 (6.02%) Automotive
4 7 (4.22%) Spanish Language
5 6 (3.61%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.01%) Financial Institution
7 4 (2.41%) Electronics
7 4 (2.41%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.20%) Front Office
8 2 (1.20%) Legal
9 1 (0.60%) Advertising
9 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 86 (51.81%) Developer
2 50 (30.12%) Java Developer
3 20 (12.05%) Analyst
4 12 (7.23%) Front-End Developer
5 11 (6.63%) UI Developer
5 11 (6.63%) Test Manager
6 10 (6.02%) UI Programmer
7 9 (5.42%) Architect
7 9 (5.42%) Software Engineer
7 9 (5.42%) Senior Developer
8 8 (4.82%) Tester
8 8 (4.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 7 (4.22%) Deployment Analyst
9 7 (4.22%) J2EE Developer
10 6 (3.61%) QA Engineer
10 6 (3.61%) Senior Java Developer
11 5 (3.01%) C++ Developer
11 5 (3.01%) C++/Java Developer
11 5 (3.01%) Administrator
11 5 (3.01%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (25.30%) HTML
2 38 (22.89%) J2EE
3 33 (19.88%) Spring
4 29 (17.47%) CSS
5 27 (16.27%) .NET
6 23 (13.86%) JSP
6 23 (13.86%) Hibernate
7 22 (13.25%) Web Services
8 14 (8.43%) Java EE
9 13 (7.83%) XML
9 13 (7.83%) jQuery
10 12 (7.23%) Struts
11 10 (6.02%) HTML5
12 7 (4.22%) SOAP
12 7 (4.22%) Middleware
13 5 (3.01%) Ajax
13 5 (3.01%) Dojo
13 5 (3.01%) Servlets
13 5 (3.01%) JFace
13 5 (3.01%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.63%) User Experience
2 9 (5.42%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.42%) Mobile Banking
3 5 (3.01%) Mainframe
3 5 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.81%) W3C
4 3 (1.81%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.20%) PMI
5 2 (1.20%) Tandem
5 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.20%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.60%) DataPower
6 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.60%) Open Source
6 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.60%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.60%) DTV
6 1 (0.60%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 37 (22.29%) UNIX
2 33 (19.88%) Windows
3 16 (9.64%) Linux
4 14 (8.43%) Windows NT
5 4 (2.41%) Android
6 3 (1.81%) zOS
7 2 (1.20%) AIX
8 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (30.72%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (13.25%) OO
3 13 (7.83%) Unit Testing
3 13 (7.83%) Test Automation
4 11 (6.63%) TDD
5 10 (6.02%) Automated Testing
5 10 (6.02%) Software Engineering
5 10 (6.02%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (5.42%) Waterfall
6 9 (5.42%) BDD
6 9 (5.42%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (5.42%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (5.42%) Scrum
6 9 (5.42%) E-Commerce
6 9 (5.42%) Line Management
7 8 (4.82%) Change Management
8 7 (4.22%) Business Analysis
9 6 (3.61%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (3.61%) Change Control
9 6 (3.61%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 49 (29.52%) SQL
2 39 (23.49%) JavaScript
3 29 (17.47%) C#
4 24 (14.46%) C++
5 19 (11.45%) Perl
6 14 (8.43%) VBScript
6 14 (8.43%) C
7 12 (7.23%) Python
8 6 (3.61%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.01%) VB
9 5 (3.01%) PHP
9 5 (3.01%) COBOL
10 4 (2.41%) AWK
11 3 (1.81%) Scala
11 3 (1.81%) JCL
12 2 (1.20%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.20%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.20%) Google Apps Script
12 2 (1.20%) Ruby
13 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (8.43%) ISEB
2 11 (6.63%) ISTQB
2 11 (6.63%) Degree
3 9 (5.42%) Security Cleared
4 8 (4.82%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.01%) Sun Certification
6 4 (2.41%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (1.81%) HND
8 2 (1.20%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.60%) MCP
9 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (14.46%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (0.60%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.60%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.41%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (2.41%) CA Wily
2 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 46 (27.71%) Oracle
2 14 (8.43%) IBM
3 12 (7.23%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.22%) SAP
5 6 (3.61%) Google
6 5 (3.01%) Sun
7 4 (2.41%) FatWire
8 3 (1.81%) ILOG
8 3 (1.81%) Lotus
8 3 (1.81%) HP
8 3 (1.81%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.81%) Telerik
9 2 (1.20%) Cisco
9 2 (1.20%) Juniper
9 2 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.20%) Remedy
9 2 (1.20%) VMware
10 1 (0.60%) Green Hills
10 1 (0.60%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.60%) BMC
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