The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 17 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing Java 7 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 5.88% 2.22% 3.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.89% 10.53% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
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£300 £263 £503
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -47.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £489
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £273 £517
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 £38.13 £41.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-8.68% +22.79%
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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
47 19 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 39.50% 21.11% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 14 20
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) Middleware
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) Metastorm
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
4 2 (22.22%) Spring
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
5 1 (11.11%) Confluence
5 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) Gerrit
5 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
5 1 (11.11%) REST

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 2 (22.22%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (11.11%) Mule
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
1 1 (11.11%) Acrobat
1 1 (11.11%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 1 (11.11%) Introscope
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Gerrit
1 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Writer
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications Support
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) Middleware
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
3 1 (11.11%) JAX-RS
3 1 (11.11%) Ember.js
3 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (11.11%) XML Messaging
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) XSL
3 1 (11.11%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
2 2 (22.22%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Product Management
3 1 (11.11%) Cash Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) VB6
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Metastorm
3 1 (11.11%) OpenText
3 1 (11.11%) SaltStack
3 1 (11.11%) Sun
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) TIBCO
3 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
3 1 (11.11%) Vignette
3 1 (11.11%) Siebel
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