The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 3 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing Java 66 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 26.83% 16.31% 10.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.41% 33.82% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 10 9
Median daily rate £425 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £248 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £448 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.58%
Java
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
113 68 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 45.93% 48.23% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 34 24
Median daily rate £400 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £27.78 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Java.

1 80 (74.77%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (36.45%) Security Cleared
2 39 (36.45%) Git (software)
3 38 (35.51%) Scrum
4 32 (29.91%) Jenkins
5 30 (28.04%) REST
5 30 (28.04%) HTML
6 27 (25.23%) JavaScript
6 27 (25.23%) CSS
7 26 (24.30%) PostgreSQL
7 26 (24.30%) TDD
7 26 (24.30%) SC Cleared
8 25 (23.36%) Linux
8 25 (23.36%) JUnit
9 24 (22.43%) Maven
10 22 (20.56%) Web Services
11 20 (18.69%) Spring
11 20 (18.69%) AngularJS
12 19 (17.76%) JIRA
13 18 (16.82%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (16.82%) RESTful
13 18 (16.82%) Open Source
13 18 (16.82%) HTTP
14 17 (15.89%) DevOps
15 16 (14.95%) Python
15 16 (14.95%) JMeter
15 16 (14.95%) Scala
16 15 (14.02%) Java EE
16 15 (14.02%) Hibernate
16 15 (14.02%) Tomcat

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 15 (14.02%) Tomcat
2 9 (8.41%) JBoss
3 5 (4.67%) Confluence
3 5 (4.67%) MQSeries
4 4 (3.74%) Apache
5 3 (2.80%) Alfresco
5 3 (2.80%) CMS
5 3 (2.80%) IIS
5 3 (2.80%) Mule
5 3 (2.80%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.80%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.87%) WildFly
7 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (2.80%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.28%) GitHub
2 3 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.82%) HTTP
2 7 (6.54%) LDAP
3 5 (4.67%) Firewall
3 5 (4.67%) FTP
3 5 (4.67%) HTTPS
3 5 (4.67%) IPsec
3 5 (4.67%) Kerberos
3 5 (4.67%) NAS
3 5 (4.67%) Network Security
3 5 (4.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.67%) tcpdump
3 5 (4.67%) VPN
3 5 (4.67%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.87%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (1.87%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.30%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (11.21%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.54%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.67%) Neo4j
5 4 (3.74%) MySQL
6 3 (2.80%) DB2
7 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 39 (36.45%) Git (software)
2 32 (29.91%) Jenkins
3 25 (23.36%) JUnit
4 24 (22.43%) Maven
5 19 (17.76%) JIRA
6 16 (14.95%) JMeter
7 15 (14.02%) SonarQube
8 13 (12.15%) Selenium
9 11 (10.28%) Gerrit
10 10 (9.35%) SoapUI
11 7 (6.54%) Gradle
11 7 (6.54%) Subversion
12 5 (4.67%) GitLab
13 4 (3.74%) Ant
13 4 (3.74%) Grunt
13 4 (3.74%) gulp
13 4 (3.74%) Toad
14 3 (2.80%) Cucumber
14 3 (2.80%) FitNesse
15 2 (1.87%) jMock
General
1 10 (9.35%) Finance
2 7 (6.54%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.93%) Banking
3 1 (0.93%) Legal
3 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (53.27%) Developer
2 41 (38.32%) Java Developer
3 16 (14.95%) Senior Developer
4 12 (11.21%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (9.35%) Agile Developer
5 10 (9.35%) Automation Tester
5 10 (9.35%) Tester
6 9 (8.41%) Agile Java Developer
7 8 (7.48%) Architect
7 8 (7.48%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (7.48%) Technical Leader
8 7 (6.54%) Scala Developer
9 5 (4.67%) Angular Developer
10 4 (3.74%) Java Architect
10 4 (3.74%) Java Scala Developer
10 4 (3.74%) Node.js Developer
10 4 (3.74%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 4 (3.74%) Senior Scala Developer
11 3 (2.80%) Lead Developer
11 3 (2.80%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (28.04%) HTML
1 30 (28.04%) REST
2 27 (25.23%) CSS
3 22 (20.56%) Web Services
4 20 (18.69%) AngularJS
4 20 (18.69%) Spring
5 18 (16.82%) RESTful
6 15 (14.02%) Hibernate
6 15 (14.02%) J2EE
6 15 (14.02%) Java EE
7 14 (13.08%) ActiveMQ
8 13 (12.15%) Node.js
8 13 (12.15%) SOAP
9 11 (10.28%) HTML5
10 9 (8.41%) JAX-RS
11 8 (7.48%) Apache Camel
11 8 (7.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (7.48%) XML
12 7 (6.54%) JMS
13 6 (5.61%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.48%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.67%) iPad
2 5 (4.67%) User Experience
3 3 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.80%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.80%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.80%) Fat Client
3 3 (2.80%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.80%) Thin Client
3 3 (2.80%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.93%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 25 (23.36%) Linux
2 8 (7.48%) Unix
3 6 (5.61%) Mac OS X
4 5 (4.67%) CentOS
5 4 (3.74%) Windows
6 3 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.80%) Solaris
6 3 (2.80%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (74.77%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (35.51%) Scrum
3 26 (24.30%) TDD
4 18 (16.82%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (16.82%) Open Source
5 17 (15.89%) DevOps
6 15 (14.02%) Microservices
7 14 (13.08%) BDD
7 14 (13.08%) Mentoring
8 11 (10.28%) Domain-Driven Design
8 11 (10.28%) OO
9 10 (9.35%) Front End Development
9 10 (9.35%) Functional Testing
9 10 (9.35%) Identity Access Management
10 9 (8.41%) Automated Testing
10 9 (8.41%) Defect Tracking
10 9 (8.41%) MVC
10 9 (8.41%) SDLC
11 8 (7.48%) CQRS
12 7 (6.54%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.23%) JavaScript
2 16 (14.95%) Python
2 16 (14.95%) Scala
3 13 (12.15%) Perl
3 13 (12.15%) Ruby
4 10 (9.35%) Shell Script
5 8 (7.48%) Bash Shell
6 6 (5.61%) SQL
7 4 (3.74%) C
7 4 (3.74%) C#
8 3 (2.80%) PHP
8 3 (2.80%) VB
9 2 (1.87%) Go
9 2 (1.87%) Groovy
10 1 (0.93%) Clojure
10 1 (0.93%) R
Qualifications
1 39 (36.45%) Security Cleared
2 26 (24.30%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.74%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.87%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.93%) ISEB
5 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.93%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.54%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (9.35%) Docker
1 10 (9.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.67%) Samba
2 5 (4.67%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (3.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (2.80%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.87%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (10.28%) Puppet
2 8 (7.48%) Ansible
3 5 (4.67%) Kubernetes
3 5 (4.67%) Nagios
4 3 (2.80%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (1.87%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (9.35%) VMware
2 7 (6.54%) Oracle
3 5 (4.67%) CheckPoint
3 5 (4.67%) F5
3 5 (4.67%) NetApp
3 5 (4.67%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.80%) Citrix
4 3 (2.80%) ForgeRock
4 3 (2.80%) HP
4 3 (2.80%) IBM
4 3 (2.80%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.80%) Sun
4 3 (2.80%) Twitter
5 1 (0.93%) Progress
5 1 (0.93%) Zend
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