The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 8 9 50
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +41
Contract jobs citing Java 107 108 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 12.57% 10.99% 3.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.21% 31.67% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 37 13
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £375 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £29.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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
242 341 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 28.44% 34.69% 28.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 180 159
Median daily rate £350 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £20.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +1 77 £350 - 13
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 115 (53.00%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (32.72%) Scrum
3 56 (25.81%) Spring
4 52 (23.96%) Finance
5 51 (23.50%) JavaScript
6 48 (22.12%) Continuous Integration
7 47 (21.66%) XML
8 45 (20.74%) HTML
8 45 (20.74%) Banking
8 45 (20.74%) Git (software)
9 43 (19.82%) SQL
10 36 (16.59%) Hadoop
11 35 (16.13%) Big Data
11 35 (16.13%) Jenkins
11 35 (16.13%) CSS
12 34 (15.67%) TDD
13 30 (13.82%) Java EE
14 29 (13.36%) SOAP
14 29 (13.36%) Linux
15 28 (12.90%) Web Services
16 27 (12.44%) Maven
17 26 (11.98%) XSLT
18 24 (11.06%) J2EE
18 24 (11.06%) Oracle
18 24 (11.06%) IBM
19 23 (10.60%) REST
20 22 (10.14%) Gradle
21 21 (9.68%) Microservices
21 21 (9.68%) Python
21 21 (9.68%) Groovy

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (7.83%) Apache Spark
2 12 (5.53%) Tomcat
2 12 (5.53%) WebSphere
3 10 (4.61%) Apache
4 9 (4.15%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (2.76%) Apache Pig
6 4 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.84%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.38%) JBoss
7 3 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.92%) CMS
8 2 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.84%) Staffware
2 3 (1.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.76%) Amazon S3
3 5 (2.30%) Office 365
3 5 (2.30%) OpenShift
4 3 (1.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.69%) LDAP
2 4 (1.84%) Firewall
2 4 (1.84%) Internet
2 4 (1.84%) Intranet
3 3 (1.38%) AMQP
3 3 (1.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (16.59%) Hadoop
2 35 (16.13%) Big Data
3 17 (7.83%) Apache Hive
4 14 (6.45%) MySQL
4 14 (6.45%) NoSQL
5 12 (5.53%) SQL Server
6 11 (5.07%) MongoDB
7 10 (4.61%) HBase
7 10 (4.61%) Impala
7 10 (4.61%) Relational Database
8 9 (4.15%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (2.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (2.30%) Data Lake
10 5 (2.30%) Data Mining
10 5 (2.30%) DataStax
10 5 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.38%) Hazelcast
11 3 (1.38%) Neo4j
11 3 (1.38%) NewSQL
Development Applications
1 45 (20.74%) Git (software)
2 35 (16.13%) Jenkins
3 27 (12.44%) Maven
4 22 (10.14%) Gradle
5 17 (7.83%) Eclipse
6 16 (7.37%) Selenium
7 11 (5.07%) Android Studio
7 11 (5.07%) Cucumber
8 10 (4.61%) JIRA
9 8 (3.69%) Ant
9 8 (3.69%) Bitbucket
10 6 (2.76%) JUnit
11 5 (2.30%) Mockito
11 5 (2.30%) Spock
11 5 (2.30%) Subversion
12 4 (1.84%) Hudson
12 4 (1.84%) SoapUI
12 4 (1.84%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (1.84%) Vagrant
12 4 (1.84%) WebDriver
General
1 52 (23.96%) Finance
2 45 (20.74%) Banking
3 13 (5.99%) Retail
4 7 (3.23%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.46%) Automotive
5 1 (0.46%) Games
5 1 (0.46%) Legal
5 1 (0.46%) Marketing
5 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 124 (57.14%) Developer
2 84 (38.71%) Java Developer
3 17 (7.83%) Architect
4 16 (7.37%) Android Developer
5 15 (6.91%) Analyst
6 14 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 14 (6.45%) Java Engineer
6 14 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 14 (6.45%) Software Engineer
7 11 (5.07%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (4.61%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (4.15%) Agile Developer
9 9 (4.15%) Java Software Engineer
10 8 (3.69%) Agile Java Developer
10 8 (3.69%) Development Engineer
10 8 (3.69%) Software Development Engineer
10 8 (3.69%) Test Engineer
11 7 (3.23%) Integration Architect
11 7 (3.23%) Project Manager
11 7 (3.23%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (25.81%) Spring
2 47 (21.66%) XML
3 45 (20.74%) HTML
4 35 (16.13%) CSS
5 30 (13.82%) Java EE
6 29 (13.36%) SOAP
7 28 (12.90%) Web Services
8 26 (11.98%) XSLT
9 24 (11.06%) J2EE
10 23 (10.60%) REST
11 20 (9.22%) CSS3
11 20 (9.22%) HTML5
11 20 (9.22%) Spring Boot
12 18 (8.29%) AngularJS
12 18 (8.29%) Apache Camel
12 18 (8.29%) RESTful
13 16 (7.37%) Node.js
14 15 (6.91%) Grails
14 15 (6.91%) JMS
14 15 (6.91%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.29%) Mobile App
2 13 (5.99%) Mobile Banking
3 8 (3.69%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.76%) IVR
5 5 (2.30%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.30%) Statistics
6 4 (1.84%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (1.84%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.84%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.84%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.38%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.38%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.38%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.92%) CMDB
9 1 (0.46%) DataPower
9 1 (0.46%) iPad
9 1 (0.46%) Online Games
9 1 (0.46%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 29 (13.36%) Linux
2 20 (9.22%) Android
2 20 (9.22%) Unix
3 8 (3.69%) Windows
4 6 (2.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.84%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.84%) zOS
6 3 (1.38%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.38%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (53.00%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (32.72%) Scrum
3 48 (22.12%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (15.67%) TDD
5 21 (9.68%) Microservices
6 20 (9.22%) OO
6 20 (9.22%) Software Engineering
7 19 (8.76%) BDD
8 18 (8.29%) SOA
9 16 (7.37%) Android Development
9 16 (7.37%) Data Modelling
9 16 (7.37%) Front End Development
9 16 (7.37%) MapReduce
10 15 (6.91%) ITIL
10 15 (6.91%) Web Development
11 14 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
11 14 (6.45%) E-Commerce
11 14 (6.45%) Unit Testing
12 13 (5.99%) Pair Programming
13 12 (5.53%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 51 (23.50%) JavaScript
2 43 (19.82%) SQL
3 21 (9.68%) Groovy
3 21 (9.68%) Python
4 15 (6.91%) Scala
5 9 (4.15%) C#
6 8 (3.69%) PL/SQL
7 7 (3.23%) Ruby
7 7 (3.23%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.30%) C++
8 5 (2.30%) Perl
8 5 (2.30%) PHP
8 5 (2.30%) VB
8 5 (2.30%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.84%) R
10 3 (1.38%) Apple Swift
10 3 (1.38%) C
10 3 (1.38%) ES6
11 2 (0.92%) ECMAScript
12 1 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (4.61%) Degree
2 8 (3.69%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.23%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.84%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.46%) ISEB
5 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.46%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.15%) SDET
2 8 (3.69%) QA
3 3 (1.38%) SLA
4 2 (0.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (5.53%) Docker
2 6 (2.76%) HDFS
3 4 (1.84%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.84%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.92%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.76%) Hadoop YARN
2 6 (2.76%) logstash
3 2 (0.92%) Control-M
3 2 (0.92%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (0.92%) SCOM
4 1 (0.46%) Ansible
4 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.46%) Oozie
Vendors
1 24 (11.06%) IBM
1 24 (11.06%) Oracle
2 9 (4.15%) Cloudera
3 7 (3.23%) Avaya
4 6 (2.76%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.30%) HP
5 5 (2.30%) hybris
6 4 (1.84%) Apple
6 4 (1.84%) Genesys
6 4 (1.84%) ILOG
6 4 (1.84%) KANA
7 3 (1.38%) ATG
7 3 (1.38%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.38%) Reuters
7 3 (1.38%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.92%) BMC
8 2 (0.92%) CA
8 2 (0.92%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.46%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.46%) VMware
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