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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 6 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing Java 53 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 21.03% 12.14% 5.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.53% 28.81% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 8 6
Median daily rate £425 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
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 £40.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +1.91%
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
107 59 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 42.46% 42.14% 25.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 39 21
Median daily rate £400 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +29.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 70 (72.16%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (39.18%) Security Cleared
3 30 (30.93%) Git (software)
3 30 (30.93%) Scrum
4 29 (29.90%) HTML
5 26 (26.80%) CSS
6 25 (25.77%) TDD
7 23 (23.71%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (23.71%) SC Cleared
7 23 (23.71%) Jenkins
8 22 (22.68%) REST
8 22 (22.68%) JavaScript
9 20 (20.62%) Microservices
10 19 (19.59%) Linux
11 18 (18.56%) Spring
11 18 (18.56%) AngularJS
11 18 (18.56%) RESTful
12 17 (17.53%) Maven
12 17 (17.53%) JUnit
13 16 (16.49%) Web Services
13 16 (16.49%) Open Source
13 16 (16.49%) Java EE
14 15 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (15.46%) J2EE
14 15 (15.46%) ActiveMQ
14 15 (15.46%) Mentoring
15 14 (14.43%) Python
15 14 (14.43%) Scala
15 14 (14.43%) Domain-Driven Design
16 13 (13.40%) Node.js

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 13 (13.40%) Node.js
2 10 (10.31%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.15%) JBoss
3 5 (5.15%) MQSeries
4 4 (4.12%) Confluence
5 3 (3.09%) Alfresco
5 3 (3.09%) Apache
5 3 (3.09%) CMS
5 3 (3.09%) Mule
6 1 (1.03%) IIS
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.03%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.03%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.31%) GitHub
2 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.34%) HTTP
2 6 (6.19%) LDAP
3 5 (5.15%) Firewall
3 5 (5.15%) FTP
3 5 (5.15%) HTTPS
3 5 (5.15%) IPsec
3 5 (5.15%) NAS
3 5 (5.15%) Network Security
3 5 (5.15%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.15%) tcpdump
3 5 (5.15%) VPN
3 5 (5.15%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.03%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.71%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (8.25%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.22%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.12%) Neo4j
5 2 (2.06%) MySQL
5 2 (2.06%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.03%) DB2
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (30.93%) Git (software)
2 23 (23.71%) Jenkins
3 17 (17.53%) JUnit
3 17 (17.53%) Maven
4 12 (12.37%) JIRA
5 10 (10.31%) JMeter
5 10 (10.31%) Selenium
6 9 (9.28%) Gerrit
7 8 (8.25%) SonarQube
8 5 (5.15%) GitLab
8 5 (5.15%) Gradle
9 4 (4.12%) Subversion
10 3 (3.09%) FitNesse
10 3 (3.09%) Grunt
10 3 (3.09%) gulp
10 3 (3.09%) SoapUI
11 2 (2.06%) Ant
11 2 (2.06%) Protractor
11 2 (2.06%) Toad
12 1 (1.03%) HP UFT
General
1 9 (9.28%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.03%) Banking
3 1 (1.03%) Legal
3 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (60.82%) Developer
2 43 (44.33%) Java Developer
3 15 (15.46%) Senior Developer
4 11 (11.34%) Architect
4 11 (11.34%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (9.28%) Agile Developer
6 8 (8.25%) Agile Java Developer
6 8 (8.25%) Java Architect
7 7 (7.22%) Lead Developer
7 7 (7.22%) Technical Leader
8 5 (5.15%) Automation Tester
8 5 (5.15%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Lead Java Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Node.js Developer
8 5 (5.15%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Scala Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Tester
9 4 (4.12%) Angular Developer
10 3 (3.09%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 3 (3.09%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (29.90%) HTML
2 26 (26.80%) CSS
3 22 (22.68%) REST
4 18 (18.56%) AngularJS
4 18 (18.56%) RESTful
4 18 (18.56%) Spring
5 16 (16.49%) Java EE
5 16 (16.49%) Web Services
6 15 (15.46%) ActiveMQ
6 15 (15.46%) J2EE
7 13 (13.40%) Hibernate
8 12 (12.37%) HTML5
8 12 (12.37%) SOAP
9 9 (9.28%) Apache Camel
9 9 (9.28%) JMS
10 8 (8.25%) JAX-RS
10 8 (8.25%) XML
11 7 (7.22%) Java SE
12 6 (6.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (5.15%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.25%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.15%) iPad
2 5 (5.15%) User Experience
3 3 (3.09%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.09%) Fat Client
3 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.09%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.06%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.06%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.03%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.59%) Linux
2 7 (7.22%) Unix
3 5 (5.15%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.09%) CentOS
4 3 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.09%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.06%) Windows
6 1 (1.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (72.16%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (30.93%) Scrum
3 25 (25.77%) TDD
4 20 (20.62%) Microservices
5 16 (16.49%) Open Source
6 15 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (15.46%) Mentoring
7 14 (14.43%) Domain-Driven Design
8 13 (13.40%) DevOps
9 12 (12.37%) CQRS
9 12 (12.37%) OO
10 11 (11.34%) BDD
10 11 (11.34%) Front End Development
11 7 (7.22%) MVC
11 7 (7.22%) SDLC
11 7 (7.22%) Technical Architecture
12 6 (6.19%) Automated Testing
12 6 (6.19%) Load Balancing
12 6 (6.19%) Pair Programming
12 6 (6.19%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.68%) JavaScript
2 14 (14.43%) Python
2 14 (14.43%) Scala
3 11 (11.34%) Perl
3 11 (11.34%) Ruby
4 10 (10.31%) Shell Script
5 7 (7.22%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.12%) C
6 4 (4.12%) C#
6 4 (4.12%) PHP
6 4 (4.12%) SQL
7 3 (3.09%) Go
7 3 (3.09%) VB
8 1 (1.03%) Groovy
8 1 (1.03%) R
Qualifications
1 38 (39.18%) Security Cleared
2 23 (23.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.12%) BC Cleared
4 3 (3.09%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.03%) ISEB
5 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.03%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (9.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.22%) Docker
3 5 (5.15%) Samba
4 4 (4.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (9.28%) Puppet
2 7 (7.22%) Ansible
3 5 (5.15%) Nagios
4 3 (3.09%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.06%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 9 (9.28%) VMware
2 5 (5.15%) CheckPoint
2 5 (5.15%) F5
2 5 (5.15%) NetApp
2 5 (5.15%) Oracle
2 5 (5.15%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.09%) Citrix
3 3 (3.09%) HP
3 3 (3.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.09%) Sun
4 2 (2.06%) Twitter
5 1 (1.03%) ForgeRock
5 1 (1.03%) IBM
5 1 (1.03%) Progress
5 1 (1.03%) Zend
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