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 19 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
London / Croydon
Rank 5 6 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Contract jobs citing Java 39 43 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 18.14% 16.67% 5.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.75% 54.43% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 3
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £475 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £409 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.91% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.69 £36.95
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +12.82%

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
80 79 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 37.21% 30.62% 31.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 61 25
Median daily rate £425 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £268 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.67%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Java.

1 48 (65.75%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (47.95%) DevOps
3 30 (41.10%) Maven
4 24 (32.88%) Git (software)
4 24 (32.88%) Jenkins
5 20 (27.40%) Security Cleared
6 18 (24.66%) Subversion
6 18 (24.66%) Docker
7 17 (23.29%) Gradle
7 17 (23.29%) SC Cleared
7 17 (23.29%) Linux
8 15 (20.55%) Scrum
8 15 (20.55%) Groovy
8 15 (20.55%) TDD
9 14 (19.18%) Unix
9 14 (19.18%) Puppet
10 13 (17.81%) Bash Shell
10 13 (17.81%) Ansible
10 13 (17.81%) Kubernetes
10 13 (17.81%) Web Services
10 13 (17.81%) JavaScript
10 13 (17.81%) Python
10 13 (17.81%) Finance
11 12 (16.44%) Oracle
11 12 (16.44%) BDD
12 11 (15.07%) REST
12 11 (15.07%) Hudson
12 11 (15.07%) LDAP
13 10 (13.70%) Firewall
13 10 (13.70%) QA

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 10 (13.70%) nginx
2 6 (8.22%) Confluence
2 6 (8.22%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.74%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.74%) CMS
3 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.37%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.59%) GitHub
2 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.37%) PaaS
3 1 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.07%) LDAP
2 10 (13.70%) Firewall
3 2 (2.74%) HTTP
4 1 (1.37%) SSL
4 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.59%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (8.22%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (8.22%) Hadoop
3 5 (6.85%) Big Data
3 5 (6.85%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.37%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.37%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 30 (41.10%) Maven
2 24 (32.88%) Git (software)
2 24 (32.88%) Jenkins
3 18 (24.66%) Subversion
4 17 (23.29%) Gradle
5 11 (15.07%) Hudson
6 8 (10.96%) Cucumber
7 6 (8.22%) JIRA
7 6 (8.22%) SonarQube
8 5 (6.85%) Selenium
9 3 (4.11%) Ant
9 3 (4.11%) JUnit
10 2 (2.74%) FitNesse
10 2 (2.74%) NUnit
10 2 (2.74%) RSpec
10 2 (2.74%) WebDriver
11 1 (1.37%) Burp Suite
11 1 (1.37%) Mercurial
11 1 (1.37%) Protractor
11 1 (1.37%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (17.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (27.40%) Developer
2 10 (13.70%) Build Manager
2 10 (13.70%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) Consultant
3 9 (12.33%) Java Developer
4 7 (9.59%) DevOps Consultant
4 7 (9.59%) Security Consultant
5 6 (8.22%) Java Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Release Manager
6 5 (6.85%) Technical Leader
7 4 (5.48%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (5.48%) Developer in Test
7 4 (5.48%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 4 (5.48%) Java Programmer
7 4 (5.48%) Programmer
7 4 (5.48%) Scala Developer
8 3 (4.11%) IT Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.81%) Web Services
2 11 (15.07%) REST
3 6 (8.22%) RESTful
4 5 (6.85%) Spring
5 4 (5.48%) HTML
5 4 (5.48%) Play Framework
6 3 (4.11%) CSS
6 3 (4.11%) Hibernate
6 3 (4.11%) J2EE
6 3 (4.11%) Kafka
6 3 (4.11%) Sass
6 3 (4.11%) SOAP
6 3 (4.11%) Spring Boot
6 3 (4.11%) Spring MVC
7 2 (2.74%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (2.74%) Akka
7 2 (2.74%) Apache CXF
7 2 (2.74%) jBPM
7 2 (2.74%) XML
8 1 (1.37%) boto
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) iPad
2 5 (6.85%) Virtual Team
3 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.29%) Linux
2 14 (19.18%) Unix
3 4 (5.48%) Windows
4 1 (1.37%) CentOS
4 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (65.75%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (47.95%) DevOps
3 15 (20.55%) Scrum
3 15 (20.55%) TDD
4 12 (16.44%) BDD
5 10 (13.70%) Security Operations
6 9 (12.33%) Open Source
6 9 (12.33%) Waterfall
7 7 (9.59%) Configuration Management
7 7 (9.59%) SDLC
7 7 (9.59%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (8.22%) Pair Programming
8 6 (8.22%) Project Management
9 5 (6.85%) Kanban
9 5 (6.85%) Microservices
9 5 (6.85%) Product Management
9 5 (6.85%) Release Management
9 5 (6.85%) Software Delivery
9 5 (6.85%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.55%) Groovy
2 13 (17.81%) Bash Shell
2 13 (17.81%) JavaScript
2 13 (17.81%) Python
3 9 (12.33%) Scala
3 9 (12.33%) SQL
4 8 (10.96%) C
5 6 (8.22%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.74%) Ruby
7 1 (1.37%) Go
7 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (27.40%) Security Cleared
2 17 (23.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.85%) Degree
4 2 (2.74%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) QA
2 3 (4.11%) SDET
System Software
1 18 (24.66%) Docker
2 3 (4.11%) HDFS
3 1 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (19.18%) Puppet
2 13 (17.81%) Ansible
2 13 (17.81%) Kubernetes
3 8 (10.96%) Rancher
4 6 (8.22%) Terraform
5 2 (2.74%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (1.37%) OpenAM
6 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.37%) Salt
6 1 (1.37%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (16.44%) Oracle
2 7 (9.59%) Guidewire
3 3 (4.11%) HP
3 3 (4.11%) SAP
4 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.37%) Cognos
5 1 (1.37%) Facebook
5 1 (1.37%) Google
5 1 (1.37%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.37%) Informatica
5 1 (1.37%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (1.37%) Talend
5 1 (1.37%) Teradata
5 1 (1.37%) VMware