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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 19 16 43
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +27
Contract jobs citing Java 89 105 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 7.40% 8.53% 3.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.59% 28.77% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 61 14
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£370 £350 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -14.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +17.16%
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
394 365 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 32.75% 29.65% 30.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 214 151
Average daily rate £325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 17
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £14.35 £21.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.55 £27.00
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 22 May 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 22 May 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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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 -8 52 £373 +13.74% 14
High Wycombe +5 12 £388 +23.01% 2
Aylesbury -3 2 £550 +35.80% 1
Buckingham - 1 - -
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 53 (35.81%) HTML
2 52 (35.14%) SQL
3 50 (33.78%) Oracle
4 47 (31.76%) CSS
4 47 (31.76%) Finance
5 41 (27.70%) XML
6 33 (22.30%) Web Services
7 32 (21.62%) Spring
7 32 (21.62%) JavaScript
8 27 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (18.24%) Unit Testing
9 26 (17.57%) Banking
9 26 (17.57%) J2EE
10 25 (16.89%) JSP
11 23 (15.54%) HP
11 23 (15.54%) Content Management
11 23 (15.54%) Oracle Database
12 22 (14.86%) WebSphere
12 22 (14.86%) Workflow
12 22 (14.86%) CMS
12 22 (14.86%) CA
13 21 (14.19%) Linux
14 20 (13.51%) ITIL
14 20 (13.51%) BMC
14 20 (13.51%) ITSM
14 20 (13.51%) CMDB
14 20 (13.51%) ServiceNow
15 19 (12.84%) Service Management
15 19 (12.84%) Struts
16 18 (12.16%) UNIX

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (14.86%) WebSphere
1 22 (14.86%) CMS
2 12 (8.11%) WebLogic
3 6 (4.05%) JBoss
4 5 (3.38%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (3.38%) SAS
5 4 (2.70%) Confluence
5 4 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (2.70%) Apache
6 3 (2.03%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (2.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.35%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (1.35%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.35%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.35%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.68%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.68%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.68%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (3.38%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.35%) GIMP
3 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (6.76%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (3.38%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.38%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (3.38%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (3.38%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (3.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.35%) Staffware
4 1 (0.68%) TIBCO iProcess
4 1 (0.68%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.03%) Google Checkout
1 3 (2.03%) SaaS
2 2 (1.35%) IaaS
2 2 (1.35%) PaaS
2 2 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.81%) Internet
2 7 (4.73%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.05%) HTTP
4 4 (2.70%) AMQP
5 3 (2.03%) CDMA
5 3 (2.03%) GSM
6 2 (1.35%) DNS
6 2 (1.35%) Firewall
7 1 (0.68%) 2G
7 1 (0.68%) 3G
7 1 (0.68%) Network Security
7 1 (0.68%) LTE
7 1 (0.68%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.54%) Oracle Database
2 13 (8.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (8.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (6.08%) SQL Server
4 9 (6.08%) DB2
5 8 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (4.73%) UniData
6 7 (4.73%) Hadoop
6 7 (4.73%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.73%) Big Data
7 6 (4.05%) MongoDB
8 5 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.70%) Base SAS
9 4 (2.70%) DB2 UDB
10 2 (1.35%) MySQL
11 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.68%) HBase
Development Applications
1 10 (6.76%) Ant
1 10 (6.76%) Eclipse
2 9 (6.08%) JUnit
2 9 (6.08%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (5.41%) Subversion
4 6 (4.05%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.38%) Maven
5 5 (3.38%) JIRA
5 5 (3.38%) Selenium
5 5 (3.38%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (2.70%) Gradle
6 4 (2.70%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.70%) Mercurial
6 4 (2.70%) ProC
7 3 (2.03%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.03%) eggPlant
8 2 (1.35%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.35%) Introscope
8 2 (1.35%) JMeter
9 1 (0.68%) NetBeans
General
1 47 (31.76%) Finance
2 26 (17.57%) Banking
3 8 (5.41%) Retail
4 5 (3.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.68%) Electronics
5 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.68%) Legal
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
5 1 (0.68%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 85 (57.43%) Developer
2 33 (22.30%) Java Developer
3 18 (12.16%) ServiceNow Developer
4 16 (10.81%) Architect
5 8 (5.41%) AWS Developer
5 8 (5.41%) Analyst
5 8 (5.41%) Administrator
6 7 (4.73%) Pick Developer
7 6 (4.05%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.38%) Project Manager
8 5 (3.38%) Technical Architect
8 5 (3.38%) Oracle Architect
8 5 (3.38%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (2.70%) Tester
9 4 (2.70%) Java Architect
9 4 (2.70%) J2EE Developer
9 4 (2.70%) Senior Developer
10 3 (2.03%) Support Analyst
10 3 (2.03%) Systems Builder
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (35.81%) HTML
2 47 (31.76%) CSS
3 41 (27.70%) XML
4 33 (22.30%) Web Services
5 32 (21.62%) Spring
6 26 (17.57%) J2EE
7 25 (16.89%) JSP
8 19 (12.84%) Struts
9 18 (12.16%) Java EE
9 18 (12.16%) HTML5
10 16 (10.81%) Hibernate
11 14 (9.46%) JMS
12 13 (8.78%) CSS3
13 12 (8.11%) Ajax
13 12 (8.11%) .NET
14 10 (6.76%) JSON
14 10 (6.76%) Dojo
15 9 (6.08%) jQuery
15 9 (6.08%) DHTML
16 8 (5.41%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.51%) CMDB
2 15 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.78%) Open Source
4 11 (7.43%) Mobile Banking
5 6 (4.05%) Online Banking
6 5 (3.38%) Clustering
6 5 (3.38%) iPhone
6 5 (3.38%) Data Integration
6 5 (3.38%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.03%) W3C
7 3 (2.03%) User Experience
7 3 (2.03%) BeagleBone
7 3 (2.03%) iPad
7 3 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.35%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.35%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (1.35%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.35%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.68%) BBC
9 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (14.19%) Linux
2 18 (12.16%) UNIX
3 15 (10.14%) Windows
4 6 (4.05%) AIX
4 6 (4.05%) Solaris
5 4 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.70%) Android
5 4 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.03%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.35%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (18.24%) Unit Testing
2 23 (15.54%) Content Management
3 22 (14.86%) Workflow
4 20 (13.51%) ITIL
4 20 (13.51%) ITSM
5 19 (12.84%) Service Management
6 18 (12.16%) OO
6 18 (12.16%) E-Commerce
7 17 (11.49%) Knowledge Management
8 16 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (10.14%) SOA
10 14 (9.46%) TDD
11 13 (8.78%) Scrum
12 9 (6.08%) Integration Testing
13 7 (4.73%) Time Management
13 7 (4.73%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (4.05%) MapReduce
14 6 (4.05%) OOA/OOD
14 6 (4.05%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (35.14%) SQL
2 32 (21.62%) JavaScript
3 18 (12.16%) C++
4 15 (10.14%) C#
5 14 (9.46%) C
6 11 (7.43%) PL/SQL
7 9 (6.08%) VB
8 6 (4.05%) Shell Script
9 5 (3.38%) Korn
9 5 (3.38%) VBScript
9 5 (3.38%) Perl
9 5 (3.38%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.03%) PHP
10 3 (2.03%) COBOL
10 3 (2.03%) RPG
11 2 (1.35%) Python
11 2 (1.35%) PL/1
11 2 (1.35%) XQuery
11 2 (1.35%) Ruby
11 2 (1.35%) AWK
Qualifications
1 10 (6.76%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.05%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.03%) Degree
5 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.68%) ISEB
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.70%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.03%) SLA
3 2 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.35%) Docker
2 1 (0.68%) HDFS
2 1 (0.68%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (2.70%) Vagrant
1 4 (2.70%) Puppet
1 4 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (2.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 50 (33.78%) Oracle
2 23 (15.54%) HP
3 22 (14.86%) CA
4 20 (13.51%) BMC
4 20 (13.51%) ServiceNow
5 10 (6.76%) TIBCO
6 5 (3.38%) Adobe
6 5 (3.38%) IBM
7 4 (2.70%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.70%) Atlassian
7 4 (2.70%) Google
8 3 (2.03%) Coremetrics
8 3 (2.03%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.03%) SAP
8 3 (2.03%) PayPal
9 2 (1.35%) Sun
9 2 (1.35%) Apple
9 2 (1.35%) Lotus
9 2 (1.35%) Remedy
10 1 (0.68%) Northgate
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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