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 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 22 21 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs citing Java 94 81 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 7.29% 6.76% 4.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.38% 22.38% 15.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 41 21
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£365 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
420 362 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 32.58% 30.22% 28.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 207 145
Average daily rate £325 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 16
Average hourly rate £26.00 £15.97 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.80% -29.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -2 57 £375 +15.38% 21
High Wycombe +2 11 £363 -3.33% 1
Aylesbury 0 1 £550 +35.80%
Gerrards Cross - - - -
Marlow - - - - 1
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 (34.85%) Finance
2 45 (34.09%) Oracle
3 44 (33.33%) SQL
4 43 (32.58%) HTML
5 36 (27.27%) CSS
6 32 (24.24%) XML
7 28 (21.21%) Web Services
8 27 (20.45%) Spring
9 26 (19.70%) JavaScript
10 25 (18.94%) J2EE
10 25 (18.94%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (18.18%) Banking
12 22 (16.67%) WebSphere
13 21 (15.91%) Unit Testing
14 20 (15.15%) JSP
14 20 (15.15%) Oracle Database
15 18 (13.64%) C++
15 18 (13.64%) UNIX
15 18 (13.64%) Linux
15 18 (13.64%) HP
15 18 (13.64%) Java EE
15 18 (13.64%) Content Management
15 18 (13.64%) Workflow
16 17 (12.88%) CMS
16 17 (12.88%) CA
17 16 (12.12%) Internet
17 16 (12.12%) Struts
18 15 (11.36%) Windows
18 15 (11.36%) ITIL
18 15 (11.36%) BMC

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 22 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 17 (12.88%) CMS
3 10 (7.58%) WebLogic
4 6 (4.55%) JBoss
5 5 (3.79%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (3.79%) TIBCO EMS
6 4 (3.03%) Confluence
6 4 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (2.27%) SAS
7 3 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (2.27%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (1.52%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.52%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.52%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (1.52%) Apache
8 2 (1.52%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.76%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.76%) Mule
9 1 (0.76%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.76%) MS Office
2 1 (0.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.30%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (3.79%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.79%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (3.79%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (3.79%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (3.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.52%) Staffware
4 1 (0.76%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.76%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.27%) SaaS
2 2 (1.52%) PaaS
2 2 (1.52%) IaaS
2 2 (1.52%) Google Checkout
2 2 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.12%) Internet
2 4 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.03%) HTTP
2 4 (3.03%) AMQP
3 3 (2.27%) CDMA
3 3 (2.27%) GSM
4 2 (1.52%) DNS
4 2 (1.52%) 3G
4 2 (1.52%) Firewall
4 2 (1.52%) 2G
4 2 (1.52%) LTE
5 1 (0.76%) Network Security
5 1 (0.76%) 4G
5 1 (0.76%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.76%) Telnet
5 1 (0.76%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.15%) Oracle Database
2 11 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (7.58%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.58%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (5.30%) UniData
5 7 (5.30%) Hadoop
5 7 (5.30%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.30%) Big Data
6 6 (4.55%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.55%) DB2
7 4 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.27%) Base SAS
8 3 (2.27%) MySQL
9 2 (1.52%) DB2 UDB
9 2 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.76%) HBase
10 1 (0.76%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 10 (7.58%) Eclipse
2 8 (6.06%) Ant
2 8 (6.06%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (5.30%) JUnit
4 6 (4.55%) Subversion
4 6 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.79%) Selenium
5 5 (3.79%) JIRA
5 5 (3.79%) ProC
5 5 (3.79%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (3.03%) Mercurial
6 4 (3.03%) Gradle
6 4 (3.03%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.27%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.27%) eggPlant
7 3 (2.27%) Maven
8 2 (1.52%) Introscope
8 2 (1.52%) JMeter
8 2 (1.52%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.76%) Hudson
General
1 46 (34.85%) Finance
2 24 (18.18%) Banking
3 8 (6.06%) Retail
4 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.52%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.52%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.52%) Electronics
6 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.76%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 78 (59.09%) Developer
2 32 (24.24%) Java Developer
3 13 (9.85%) Architect
3 13 (9.85%) ServiceNow Developer
4 9 (6.82%) Analyst
5 8 (6.06%) AWS Developer
6 7 (5.30%) Pick Developer
7 5 (3.79%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (3.79%) Oracle Architect
7 5 (3.79%) Project Manager
7 5 (3.79%) Technical Architect
7 5 (3.79%) Administrator
8 4 (3.03%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.03%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (3.03%) J2EE Developer
8 4 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.03%) Tester
9 3 (2.27%) Test Manager
9 3 (2.27%) Senior Developer
9 3 (2.27%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (32.58%) HTML
2 36 (27.27%) CSS
3 32 (24.24%) XML
4 28 (21.21%) Web Services
5 27 (20.45%) Spring
6 25 (18.94%) J2EE
7 20 (15.15%) JSP
8 18 (13.64%) Java EE
9 16 (12.12%) Struts
10 15 (11.36%) HTML5
11 12 (9.09%) JMS
11 12 (9.09%) Hibernate
12 11 (8.33%) .NET
13 9 (6.82%) CSS3
14 8 (6.06%) Ajax
15 7 (5.30%) JSON
16 6 (4.55%) Dojo
16 6 (4.55%) DHTML
16 6 (4.55%) EJB
16 6 (4.55%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.36%) CMDB
2 13 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
3 11 (8.33%) Open Source
4 6 (4.55%) Online Banking
5 5 (3.79%) iPhone
5 5 (3.79%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.27%) iPad
6 3 (2.27%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.27%) W3C
6 3 (2.27%) BeagleBone
7 2 (1.52%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.52%) Clustering
7 2 (1.52%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.52%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.76%) EPoS
8 1 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.76%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.64%) UNIX
1 18 (13.64%) Linux
2 15 (11.36%) Windows
3 4 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.27%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.27%) Android
4 3 (2.27%) AIX
4 3 (2.27%) Solaris
5 2 (1.52%) Windows NT
5 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (18.94%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (15.91%) Unit Testing
3 18 (13.64%) Content Management
3 18 (13.64%) Workflow
4 15 (11.36%) ITSM
4 15 (11.36%) ITIL
5 14 (10.61%) OO
5 14 (10.61%) E-Commerce
5 14 (10.61%) Service Management
5 14 (10.61%) TDD
6 13 (9.85%) Knowledge Management
6 13 (9.85%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (9.09%) Scrum
8 10 (7.58%) SOA
9 9 (6.82%) Integration Testing
10 7 (5.30%) Migration
11 6 (4.55%) MapReduce
11 6 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (4.55%) Project Management
12 5 (3.79%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (33.33%) SQL
2 26 (19.70%) JavaScript
3 18 (13.64%) C++
4 13 (9.85%) C#
5 12 (9.09%) C
5 12 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 7 (5.30%) VB
6 7 (5.30%) Shell Script
7 6 (4.55%) Perl
8 5 (3.79%) VBScript
9 3 (2.27%) RPG
9 3 (2.27%) COBOL
10 2 (1.52%) PHP
10 2 (1.52%) Python
10 2 (1.52%) XQuery
10 2 (1.52%) PL/1
10 2 (1.52%) Korn
10 2 (1.52%) AWK
10 2 (1.52%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.79%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.27%) Degree
3 3 (2.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.76%) ISEB
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.27%) SLA
1 3 (2.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.52%) Docker
2 1 (0.76%) HDFS
2 1 (0.76%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (3.03%) Control-M
1 4 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (3.03%) Puppet
1 4 (3.03%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 45 (34.09%) Oracle
2 18 (13.64%) HP
3 17 (12.88%) CA
4 15 (11.36%) BMC
4 15 (11.36%) ServiceNow
5 7 (5.30%) TIBCO
6 5 (3.79%) IBM
7 4 (3.03%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.03%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.03%) Atlassian
8 3 (2.27%) Remedy
8 3 (2.27%) Google
8 3 (2.27%) Adobe
9 2 (1.52%) Apple
9 2 (1.52%) Lotus
9 2 (1.52%) Coremetrics
9 2 (1.52%) PayPal
10 1 (0.76%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.76%) Huawei
10 1 (0.76%) Northgate
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