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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 4 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Java 40 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 21.86% 5.95% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.06% 22.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £635 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.13% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
85 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 46.45% 26.19% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 19 19
Average daily rate £425 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £700 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.78 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 36 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 32 (53.33%) Security Cleared
3 28 (46.67%) PostgreSQL
4 27 (45.00%) Maven
4 27 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (45.00%) Jenkins
5 25 (41.67%) SQL
6 24 (40.00%) Linux
6 24 (40.00%) Apache
7 23 (38.33%) JBoss
7 23 (38.33%) Git (software)
8 22 (36.67%) SC Cleared
8 22 (36.67%) Selenium
8 22 (36.67%) Tomcat
9 21 (35.00%) jQuery
10 20 (33.33%) CentOS
10 20 (33.33%) Node.js
10 20 (33.33%) HTML
10 20 (33.33%) VMware
11 19 (31.67%) Scrum
11 19 (31.67%) Open Source
12 18 (30.00%) Puppet
12 18 (30.00%) Ubuntu
12 18 (30.00%) MySQL
12 18 (30.00%) Oracle
12 18 (30.00%) CSS
12 18 (30.00%) Web Services
12 18 (30.00%) Red Hat
12 18 (30.00%) Ansible

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (40.00%) Apache
2 23 (38.33%) JBoss
3 22 (36.67%) Tomcat
4 20 (33.33%) Node.js
5 16 (26.67%) nginx
6 14 (23.33%) Confluence
6 14 (23.33%) Jetty
7 12 (20.00%) Alfresco
8 11 (18.33%) Mule
8 11 (18.33%) WildFly
8 11 (18.33%) Mule ESB
9 10 (16.67%) Apache TomEE
9 10 (16.67%) GlassFish
9 10 (16.67%) Tornado
9 10 (16.67%) WebLogic
9 10 (16.67%) iPlanet
10 9 (15.00%) Apache Qpid
10 9 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (11.67%) Apache Spark
12 4 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.00%) OpenShift
2 7 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.67%) PaaS
4 1 (1.67%) IaaS
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.00%) HTTP
2 9 (15.00%) OpenLDAP
3 7 (11.67%) VPN
3 7 (11.67%) Firewall
4 6 (10.00%) DMZ
5 3 (5.00%) Internet
6 1 (1.67%) X.509
6 1 (1.67%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (1.67%) DNS
6 1 (1.67%) SSL
6 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (46.67%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (30.00%) MySQL
3 16 (26.67%) MongoDB
4 11 (18.33%) Redis
5 9 (15.00%) Riak
5 9 (15.00%) Infinispan
5 9 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (15.00%) InterSystems Cache
6 7 (11.67%) Hadoop
7 6 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (10.00%) Big Data
8 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (5.00%) NoSQL
10 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
10 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
10 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
10 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (1.67%) HBase
Development Applications
1 27 (45.00%) Maven
1 27 (45.00%) Jenkins
2 23 (38.33%) Git (software)
3 22 (36.67%) Selenium
4 17 (28.33%) JIRA
4 17 (28.33%) JMeter
5 16 (26.67%) Gradle
5 16 (26.67%) Gerrit
6 14 (23.33%) Artifactory
7 10 (16.67%) SonarQube
8 9 (15.00%) JUnit
8 9 (15.00%) Mocha
9 8 (13.33%) Cucumber
9 8 (13.33%) Ant
9 8 (13.33%) Subversion
10 6 (10.00%) PhantomJS
10 6 (10.00%) Jasmine
11 5 (8.33%) Eclipse
11 5 (8.33%) Mercurial
12 4 (6.67%) JBehave
General
1 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.33%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 26 (43.33%) Developer
2 18 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (20.00%) Analyst
4 9 (15.00%) Architect
5 8 (13.33%) Java Architect
6 6 (10.00%) Test Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Big Data Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Applications Support
8 4 (6.67%) Tester
8 4 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Senior Tester
8 4 (6.67%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Oracle Applications Support
8 4 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Automation Tester
8 4 (6.67%) Automation Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Senior Automation Tester
8 4 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.00%) jQuery
2 20 (33.33%) HTML
3 18 (30.00%) CSS
3 18 (30.00%) Web Services
4 17 (28.33%) Spring
5 16 (26.67%) Hibernate
5 16 (26.67%) Apache Camel
6 15 (25.00%) J2EE
7 14 (23.33%) REST
8 13 (21.67%) CSS3
8 13 (21.67%) HTML5
9 12 (20.00%) JSON
9 12 (20.00%) Ember.js
9 12 (20.00%) Backbone.js
10 11 (18.33%) JAX-RS
10 11 (18.33%) AngularJS
10 11 (18.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (18.33%) Spring MVC
10 11 (18.33%) Struts
10 11 (18.33%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) W3C
2 6 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.67%) Tandem
4 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.00%) Linux
2 20 (33.33%) CentOS
3 18 (30.00%) Ubuntu
4 5 (8.33%) UNIX
4 5 (8.33%) Windows
4 5 (8.33%) Solaris
5 4 (6.67%) Mac OS
6 3 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (31.67%) Scrum
3 19 (31.67%) Open Source
4 17 (28.33%) SOA
5 14 (23.33%) Configuration Management
6 13 (21.67%) Unit Testing
7 11 (18.33%) MVC
7 11 (18.33%) DevOps
7 11 (18.33%) Microservices
8 10 (16.67%) Validation
8 10 (16.67%) TDD
9 9 (15.00%) Document Management
9 9 (15.00%) E-Commerce
9 9 (15.00%) BDD
9 9 (15.00%) Data Virtualisation
10 6 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (10.00%) MapReduce
10 6 (10.00%) Workflow
11 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 32 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 25 (41.67%) SQL
3 14 (23.33%) Ruby
4 11 (18.33%) Bash Shell
5 9 (15.00%) Python
5 9 (15.00%) Perl
5 9 (15.00%) PHP
6 6 (10.00%) C++
7 4 (6.67%) Go
8 3 (5.00%) Scala
9 2 (3.33%) C#
9 2 (3.33%) COBOL
9 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 22 (36.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 16 (26.67%) vCloud
2 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (16.67%) Varnish
3 10 (16.67%) Squid
4 9 (15.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (15.00%) Docker
5 1 (1.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 18 (30.00%) Puppet
1 18 (30.00%) Ansible
2 15 (25.00%) HAProxy
3 12 (20.00%) ZABBIX
3 12 (20.00%) Salt
4 10 (16.67%) Kibana
4 10 (16.67%) Rundeck
4 10 (16.67%) logstash
5 6 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.67%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) VMware
2 18 (30.00%) Oracle
2 18 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 10 (16.67%) Pega
3 10 (16.67%) Twitter
4 9 (15.00%) Splunk
5 6 (10.00%) Google
6 4 (6.67%) Atlassian
6 4 (6.67%) Sun
6 4 (6.67%) HP
7 3 (5.00%) SaltStack
8 2 (3.33%) Percona
9 1 (1.67%) Perforce
9 1 (1.67%) hybris
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