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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 3 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Java 70 29 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 25.45% 21.17% 9.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.63% 39.19% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 10 8
Median daily rate £425 £444 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.22% +47.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £338 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £527 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +15.37%
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
133 74 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 48.36% 54.01% 34.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 35 26
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £325 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £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 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 86 (75.44%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (36.84%) Git (software)
2 42 (36.84%) REST
3 41 (35.96%) Scrum
4 38 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 38 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 34 (29.82%) HTML
6 33 (28.95%) JUnit
7 31 (27.19%) CSS
8 30 (26.32%) JavaScript
9 27 (23.68%) Linux
9 27 (23.68%) HTTP
9 27 (23.68%) Maven
10 26 (22.81%) PostgreSQL
11 25 (21.93%) SC Cleared
11 25 (21.93%) JIRA
12 23 (20.18%) RESTful
12 23 (20.18%) Web Services
13 22 (19.30%) JMeter
14 21 (18.42%) SonarQube
15 20 (17.54%) Python
15 20 (17.54%) Open Source
15 20 (17.54%) AngularJS
16 19 (16.67%) Selenium
16 19 (16.67%) TDD
17 18 (15.79%) Spring
17 18 (15.79%) Identity Access Management
18 17 (14.91%) Scala
18 17 (14.91%) SoapUI
18 17 (14.91%) 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 17 (14.91%) Tomcat
2 12 (10.53%) JBoss
3 8 (7.02%) Apache
4 7 (6.14%) IIS
4 7 (6.14%) WebLogic
4 7 (6.14%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.39%) Confluence
5 5 (4.39%) MQSeries
6 3 (2.63%) Alfresco
6 3 (2.63%) CMS
7 2 (1.75%) Mule
7 2 (1.75%) WildFly
8 1 (0.88%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.77%) GitHub
2 3 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 27 (23.68%) HTTP
2 10 (8.77%) Kerberos
3 7 (6.14%) LDAP
4 5 (4.39%) Firewall
4 5 (4.39%) FTP
4 5 (4.39%) HTTPS
4 5 (4.39%) IPsec
4 5 (4.39%) NAS
4 5 (4.39%) Network Security
4 5 (4.39%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.39%) tcpdump
4 5 (4.39%) VPN
4 5 (4.39%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.75%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (1.75%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.81%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (11.40%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.02%) MySQL
4 7 (6.14%) DB2
5 6 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.39%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.75%) Big Data
7 2 (1.75%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 42 (36.84%) Git (software)
2 38 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 33 (28.95%) JUnit
4 27 (23.68%) Maven
5 25 (21.93%) JIRA
6 22 (19.30%) JMeter
7 21 (18.42%) SonarQube
8 19 (16.67%) Selenium
9 17 (14.91%) SoapUI
10 14 (12.28%) Gerrit
11 12 (10.53%) Subversion
12 8 (7.02%) Ant
12 8 (7.02%) Toad
13 7 (6.14%) Gradle
14 5 (4.39%) FitNesse
14 5 (4.39%) GitLab
15 4 (3.51%) Cucumber
15 4 (3.51%) Grunt
15 4 (3.51%) gulp
16 2 (1.75%) Protractor
General
1 9 (7.89%) Finance
1 9 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.88%) Banking
2 1 (0.88%) Legal
2 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (48.25%) Developer
2 39 (34.21%) Java Developer
3 17 (14.91%) Tester
4 16 (14.04%) Senior Developer
5 15 (13.16%) Automation Tester
6 13 (11.40%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (7.89%) Technical Leader
8 8 (7.02%) Architect
8 8 (7.02%) Scala Developer
9 7 (6.14%) Agile Developer
9 7 (6.14%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
11 5 (4.39%) Angular Developer
12 4 (3.51%) Java Architect
12 4 (3.51%) Java Scala Developer
12 4 (3.51%) Senior Scala Developer
12 4 (3.51%) Technical Architect
13 3 (2.63%) Analyst
13 3 (2.63%) Lead Developer
13 3 (2.63%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (36.84%) REST
2 34 (29.82%) HTML
3 31 (27.19%) CSS
4 23 (20.18%) RESTful
4 23 (20.18%) Web Services
5 20 (17.54%) AngularJS
6 18 (15.79%) Spring
7 17 (14.91%) SOAP
8 15 (13.16%) J2EE
8 15 (13.16%) Java EE
9 13 (11.40%) ActiveMQ
9 13 (11.40%) Hibernate
10 12 (10.53%) Node.js
11 11 (9.65%) HTML5
12 10 (8.77%) OAuth
12 10 (8.77%) SAML
13 9 (7.89%) JAX-RS
14 8 (7.02%) Spring MVC
14 8 (7.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 7 (6.14%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.39%) iPad
2 5 (4.39%) User Experience
3 4 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.51%) Data Integration
3 4 (3.51%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.51%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.63%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.63%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.88%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 27 (23.68%) Linux
2 9 (7.89%) Unix
3 8 (7.02%) Windows
4 7 (6.14%) Mac OS X
4 7 (6.14%) Solaris
5 3 (2.63%) CentOS
6 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (75.44%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (35.96%) Scrum
3 20 (17.54%) Open Source
4 19 (16.67%) TDD
5 18 (15.79%) Identity Access Management
6 16 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (14.04%) Defect Tracking
6 16 (14.04%) DevOps
6 16 (14.04%) Functional Testing
6 16 (14.04%) Microservices
7 14 (12.28%) Automated Testing
7 14 (12.28%) BDD
7 14 (12.28%) Mentoring
8 12 (10.53%) Smoke Testing
9 11 (9.65%) Front End Development
9 11 (9.65%) MVC
9 11 (9.65%) Performance Testing
10 10 (8.77%) Domain-Driven Design
10 10 (8.77%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 10 (8.77%) Password Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (26.32%) JavaScript
2 20 (17.54%) Python
3 17 (14.91%) Perl
3 17 (14.91%) Scala
4 15 (13.16%) Ruby
5 10 (8.77%) SQL
6 9 (7.89%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.39%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.51%) C
8 4 (3.51%) C#
9 3 (2.63%) PHP
9 3 (2.63%) VB
10 2 (1.75%) Go
10 2 (1.75%) Groovy
11 1 (0.88%) Clojure
11 1 (0.88%) R
Qualifications
1 38 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 25 (21.93%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.51%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.75%) ISEB
4 2 (1.75%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.75%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (7.89%) Docker
2 8 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.14%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.39%) Samba
4 5 (4.39%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (3.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (7.89%) Puppet
2 7 (6.14%) Ansible
2 7 (6.14%) Oracle Identity Management
3 5 (4.39%) Kubernetes
3 5 (4.39%) Nagios
4 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (9.65%) Oracle
2 8 (7.02%) VMware
3 7 (6.14%) ForgeRock
3 7 (6.14%) IBM
4 5 (4.39%) CheckPoint
4 5 (4.39%) F5
4 5 (4.39%) NetApp
4 5 (4.39%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.63%) Citrix
5 3 (2.63%) HP
5 3 (2.63%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.63%) Sun
5 3 (2.63%) Twitter
6 1 (0.88%) Progress
6 1 (0.88%) Zend
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