The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Buckinghamshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 20 31 41
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +10
Contract jobs citing Java 81 37 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.75% 4.44% 3.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.38% 15.81% 12.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 21 16
Average daily rate £375 £360 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +8.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £287 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
362 234 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.17% 28.06% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 145 180
Average daily rate £330 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 11
Average hourly rate £15.97 £22.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.02% -38.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.99 £22.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £103.00 £27.00 £42.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Java
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +5 56 £325 -7.14% 7
Aylesbury - 4 £405 - 1
High Wycombe - 4 £375 - 4
Marlow - - - -
Buckingham - - - -
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 46 (37.10%) J2EE
2 45 (36.29%) HTML
3 43 (34.68%) JavaScript
4 42 (33.87%) CSS
5 34 (27.42%) Web Services
6 31 (25.00%) Linux
6 31 (25.00%) Finance
6 31 (25.00%) WebSphere
7 30 (24.19%) UNIX
8 27 (21.77%) SQL
9 26 (20.97%) Oracle
10 22 (17.74%) WebSphere Application Server
10 22 (17.74%) Dojo
11 21 (16.94%) SOAP
11 21 (16.94%) Windows
12 20 (16.13%) XML
13 19 (15.32%) Change Management
14 18 (14.52%) OO
14 18 (14.52%) HTML5
15 17 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (13.71%) JSON
15 17 (13.71%) LDAP
16 16 (12.90%) DTS
17 13 (10.48%) E-Commerce
17 13 (10.48%) C#
17 13 (10.48%) Ajax
18 12 (9.68%) Retail
18 12 (9.68%) C++
19 11 (8.87%) DOM
19 11 (8.87%) ITIL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 31 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 22 (17.74%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (4.84%) CMS
4 5 (4.03%) Node.js
5 3 (2.42%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.61%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.61%) Apache
7 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.81%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.81%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.81%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.81%) WordPress
7 1 (0.81%) Drupal
7 1 (0.81%) Liferay
7 1 (0.81%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MS Office
1 1 (0.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.81%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.81%) Staffware
2 1 (0.81%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
2 1 (0.81%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (0.81%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.84%) GitHub
2 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.71%) LDAP
2 3 (2.42%) Intranet
2 3 (2.42%) Internet
3 2 (1.61%) FTP
4 1 (0.81%) HTTP
4 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.81%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.81%) SAN
4 1 (0.81%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.90%) DTS
2 10 (8.06%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.03%) DB2
3 5 (4.03%) MySQL
3 5 (4.03%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.81%) OLAP
7 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.81%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.81%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (5.65%) Ant
1 7 (5.65%) Git (software)
1 7 (5.65%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.84%) Subversion
3 5 (4.03%) Eclipse
3 5 (4.03%) Grunt
3 5 (4.03%) Yeoman
4 3 (2.42%) Selenium
4 3 (2.42%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.61%) Introscope
5 2 (1.61%) JUnit
6 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.81%) JMeter
6 1 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.81%) JSUnit
6 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.81%) Jasmine
General
1 31 (25.00%) Finance
2 12 (9.68%) Retail
3 8 (6.45%) Banking
4 6 (4.84%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.61%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.61%) Back Office
6 1 (0.81%) Electronics
6 1 (0.81%) Automotive
6 1 (0.81%) Legal
6 1 (0.81%) Publishing
6 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (54.03%) Developer
2 28 (22.58%) Analyst
3 22 (17.74%) Java Developer
4 17 (13.71%) Deployment Analyst
4 17 (13.71%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (7.26%) Architect
6 8 (6.45%) Project Manager
7 6 (4.84%) ServiceNow Developer
8 5 (4.03%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.03%) Programmer
8 5 (4.03%) QA Engineer
8 5 (4.03%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (3.23%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.23%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.23%) Web Developer
9 4 (3.23%) Consultant
10 3 (2.42%) Business Analyst
10 3 (2.42%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.42%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (37.10%) J2EE
2 45 (36.29%) HTML
3 42 (33.87%) CSS
4 34 (27.42%) Web Services
5 22 (17.74%) Dojo
6 21 (16.94%) SOAP
7 20 (16.13%) XML
8 18 (14.52%) HTML5
9 17 (13.71%) JSON
10 13 (10.48%) Ajax
11 11 (8.87%) DOM
12 8 (6.45%) Spring
13 7 (5.65%) JSP
13 7 (5.65%) .NET
13 7 (5.65%) RESTful
13 7 (5.65%) CSS3
14 6 (4.84%) Worklight
15 5 (4.03%) Servlets
15 5 (4.03%) Apache Cordova
15 5 (4.03%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.65%) Mobile App
2 6 (4.84%) CMDB
3 4 (3.23%) APACS
3 4 (3.23%) Graphic Design
3 4 (3.23%) EFT
4 3 (2.42%) Open Source
5 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.81%) Clustering
6 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.81%) iPhone
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 31 (25.00%) Linux
2 30 (24.19%) UNIX
3 21 (16.94%) Windows
4 7 (5.65%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.32%) Change Management
2 18 (14.52%) OO
3 17 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (10.48%) E-Commerce
5 11 (8.87%) ITIL
5 11 (8.87%) TDD
6 10 (8.06%) Scrum
6 10 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (8.06%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (7.26%) Software Architecture
7 9 (7.26%) Workflow
7 9 (7.26%) Use Case
7 9 (7.26%) Unit Testing
8 7 (5.65%) OOP
8 7 (5.65%) ITSM
8 7 (5.65%) Content Management
8 7 (5.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (5.65%) Multithreading
9 6 (4.84%) Knowledge Management
9 6 (4.84%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 43 (34.68%) JavaScript
2 27 (21.77%) SQL
3 13 (10.48%) C#
4 12 (9.68%) C++
5 8 (6.45%) Perl
6 6 (4.84%) Objective-C
6 6 (4.84%) PHP
7 5 (4.03%) Python
7 5 (4.03%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.61%) Scala
8 2 (1.61%) VBScript
8 2 (1.61%) VB
8 2 (1.61%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.81%) COBOL
9 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.81%) ABAP
9 1 (0.81%) VC++
9 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (4.03%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.42%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.61%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.81%) PMP
4 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.81%) Degree
4 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.45%) QA
2 4 (3.23%) ISO 8583
3 3 (2.42%) SLA
4 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (1.61%) CA Wily
2 1 (0.81%) OpenView
Vendors
1 26 (20.97%) Oracle
2 9 (7.26%) IBM
3 8 (6.45%) HP
4 7 (5.65%) BMC
5 6 (4.84%) ServiceNow
5 6 (4.84%) CA
5 6 (4.84%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.42%) Remedy
7 2 (1.61%) JBoss
8 1 (0.81%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.81%) SAP
8 1 (0.81%) Sun
8 1 (0.81%) Informatica
8 1 (0.81%) Apple
8 1 (0.81%) Adobe
8 1 (0.81%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.81%) FatWire
8 1 (0.81%) hybris
8 1 (0.81%) Talend
Buckinghamshire
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £290 - £310 per day
Posted: 6 days ago