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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 13 3 28
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +25
Contract jobs citing Java 42 54 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 15.38% 27.98% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.43% 60.67% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 30 1
Median daily rate £380 £425 £570
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% -25.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
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
122 89 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 44.69% 46.11% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 58 27
Median daily rate £388 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 81 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (35.19%) Scrum
2 38 (35.19%) REST
3 36 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 32 (29.63%) HTML
4 32 (29.63%) Jenkins
5 31 (28.70%) Security Cleared
6 30 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 30 (27.78%) CSS
7 27 (25.00%) HTTP
8 26 (24.07%) Linux
9 24 (22.22%) JUnit
10 23 (21.30%) Maven
11 22 (20.37%) SC Cleared
12 21 (19.44%) JIRA
12 21 (19.44%) RESTful
12 21 (19.44%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (18.52%) JMeter
13 20 (18.52%) Web Services
13 20 (18.52%) Open Source
14 18 (16.67%) SonarQube
15 17 (15.74%) Identity Access Management
15 17 (15.74%) SoapUI
15 17 (15.74%) Selenium
15 17 (15.74%) Spring
15 17 (15.74%) Tomcat
15 17 (15.74%) Python
15 17 (15.74%) TDD
16 16 (14.81%) Subversion
16 16 (14.81%) Scala

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 17 (15.74%) Tomcat
2 12 (11.11%) JBoss
3 7 (6.48%) Apache
3 7 (6.48%) IIS
3 7 (6.48%) WebLogic
3 7 (6.48%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.63%) MQSeries
5 3 (2.78%) Alfresco
5 3 (2.78%) CMS
6 2 (1.85%) Confluence
6 2 (1.85%) WildFly
7 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.93%) Mule
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.41%) GitHub
2 3 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (25.00%) HTTP
2 10 (9.26%) Kerberos
3 7 (6.48%) LDAP
4 6 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.63%) Firewall
5 5 (4.63%) FTP
5 5 (4.63%) HTTPS
5 5 (4.63%) IPsec
5 5 (4.63%) NAS
5 5 (4.63%) Network Security
5 5 (4.63%) tcpdump
5 5 (4.63%) VPN
5 5 (4.63%) Wireshark
6 2 (1.85%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (1.85%) SSH
7 1 (0.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.44%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (10.19%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.48%) DB2
3 7 (6.48%) MySQL
4 5 (4.63%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (4.63%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.70%) Neo4j
6 3 (2.78%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.85%) Big Data
7 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 36 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 32 (29.63%) Jenkins
3 24 (22.22%) JUnit
4 23 (21.30%) Maven
5 21 (19.44%) JIRA
6 20 (18.52%) JMeter
7 18 (16.67%) SonarQube
8 17 (15.74%) Selenium
8 17 (15.74%) SoapUI
9 16 (14.81%) Subversion
10 10 (9.26%) Ant
11 8 (7.41%) Gerrit
12 7 (6.48%) Cucumber
12 7 (6.48%) Toad
13 6 (5.56%) Gradle
14 4 (3.70%) Hudson
15 3 (2.78%) Protractor
16 2 (1.85%) GitLab
16 2 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
16 2 (1.85%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (12.04%) Finance
2 9 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.93%) Banking
3 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (43.52%) Developer
2 30 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 16 (14.81%) Tester
4 12 (11.11%) Automation Tester
5 11 (10.19%) Senior Developer
6 10 (9.26%) Technical Leader
7 9 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (6.48%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.63%) Analyst
9 5 (4.63%) Developer in Test
9 5 (4.63%) Scala Developer
10 4 (3.70%) Architect
10 4 (3.70%) Build Manager
10 4 (3.70%) Lead Developer
10 4 (3.70%) Lead Java Developer
10 4 (3.70%) Test Engineer
11 3 (2.78%) Agile Java Developer
11 3 (2.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 3 (2.78%) Test Automation Engineer
11 3 (2.78%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (35.19%) REST
2 32 (29.63%) HTML
3 30 (27.78%) CSS
4 21 (19.44%) RESTful
5 20 (18.52%) Web Services
6 17 (15.74%) Spring
7 15 (13.89%) AngularJS
7 15 (13.89%) SOAP
8 13 (12.04%) J2EE
9 11 (10.19%) HTML5
10 10 (9.26%) Node.js
10 10 (9.26%) OAuth
10 10 (9.26%) SAML
11 8 (7.41%) ActiveMQ
11 8 (7.41%) Java EE
12 7 (6.48%) LAMP
12 7 (6.48%) SailPoint
12 7 (6.48%) Spring MVC
12 7 (6.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (6.48%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.56%) iPad
2 5 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.63%) User Experience
3 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.70%) Data Integration
3 4 (3.70%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.07%) Linux
2 10 (9.26%) Unix
3 8 (7.41%) Windows
4 7 (6.48%) Mac OS X
4 7 (6.48%) Solaris
5 2 (1.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (35.19%) Scrum
3 20 (18.52%) Open Source
4 17 (15.74%) Identity Access Management
4 17 (15.74%) TDD
5 16 (14.81%) Defect Tracking
6 15 (13.89%) Functional Testing
7 14 (12.96%) BDD
7 14 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (12.96%) DevOps
7 14 (12.96%) Mentoring
8 13 (12.04%) Microservices
9 12 (11.11%) Automated Testing
10 11 (10.19%) Smoke Testing
11 10 (9.26%) Front End Development
11 10 (9.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 10 (9.26%) Password Management
12 9 (8.33%) MVC
12 9 (8.33%) Performance Testing
13 8 (7.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 17 (15.74%) Python
3 16 (14.81%) Scala
4 13 (12.04%) SQL
5 12 (11.11%) Perl
6 11 (10.19%) Ruby
7 5 (4.63%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.63%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.70%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.93%) C
9 1 (0.93%) C#
9 1 (0.93%) Clojure
9 1 (0.93%) Go
9 1 (0.93%) Groovy
9 1 (0.93%) PHP
9 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.93%) R
Qualifications
1 31 (28.70%) Security Cleared
2 22 (20.37%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.70%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.85%) Degree
4 2 (1.85%) ISEB
4 2 (1.85%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.85%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) QA
2 2 (1.85%) SDET
3 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (7.41%) Docker
2 7 (6.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.63%) Samba
3 5 (4.63%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.85%) vSphere
5 1 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (9.26%) Puppet
2 7 (6.48%) Oracle Identity Management
3 5 (4.63%) Kubernetes
3 5 (4.63%) Nagios
4 4 (3.70%) Ansible
5 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.93%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (10.19%) Oracle
2 7 (6.48%) ForgeRock
2 7 (6.48%) IBM
2 7 (6.48%) VMware
3 5 (4.63%) CheckPoint
3 5 (4.63%) F5
3 5 (4.63%) NetApp
3 5 (4.63%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.70%) Twitter
5 2 (1.85%) Guidewire
5 2 (1.85%) HP
5 2 (1.85%) SAP
6 1 (0.93%) Citrix
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.93%) Sun
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