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 5 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 7 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Java 30 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 19.61% 7.50% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.50% 24.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 0
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£450 £435 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
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 £40.38 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.37% -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
80 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 52.29% 31.25% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 22 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 £254 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £700 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.78 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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 5 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 5 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 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (50.00%) Apache
3 20 (47.62%) Maven
3 20 (47.62%) Security Cleared
4 19 (45.24%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (45.24%) SQL
4 19 (45.24%) Oracle
5 18 (42.86%) HTML
5 18 (42.86%) Tomcat
5 18 (42.86%) JBoss
6 17 (40.48%) Linux
6 17 (40.48%) Selenium
6 17 (40.48%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (40.48%) Jenkins
7 16 (38.10%) jQuery
7 16 (38.10%) SOA
8 15 (35.71%) Red Hat
8 15 (35.71%) MySQL
8 15 (35.71%) CSS
8 15 (35.71%) Open Source
8 15 (35.71%) Node.js
8 15 (35.71%) Apache Camel
9 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 14 (33.33%) nginx
9 14 (33.33%) JIRA
9 14 (33.33%) CentOS
9 14 (33.33%) Web Services
9 14 (33.33%) VMware
9 14 (33.33%) JMeter

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 21 (50.00%) Apache
2 18 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 18 (42.86%) JBoss
3 15 (35.71%) Node.js
4 14 (33.33%) nginx
5 12 (28.57%) Jetty
6 11 (26.19%) Confluence
7 10 (23.81%) GlassFish
7 10 (23.81%) Mule
7 10 (23.81%) Tornado
7 10 (23.81%) WebLogic
7 10 (23.81%) iPlanet
7 10 (23.81%) WildFly
7 10 (23.81%) Mule ESB
7 10 (23.81%) Apache TomEE
8 9 (21.43%) Alfresco
8 9 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (21.43%) Apache Qpid
9 6 (14.29%) Apache Spark
10 4 (9.52%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) OpenShift
2 4 (9.52%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) HTTP
2 9 (21.43%) OpenLDAP
3 4 (9.52%) Firewall
3 4 (9.52%) VPN
3 4 (9.52%) DMZ
4 3 (7.14%) Internet
5 1 (2.38%) X.509
5 1 (2.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (35.71%) MySQL
3 12 (28.57%) MongoDB
4 11 (26.19%) Redis
5 9 (21.43%) Riak
5 9 (21.43%) Infinispan
5 9 (21.43%) InterSystems Cache
6 8 (19.05%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (14.29%) Hadoop
7 6 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (11.90%) Big Data
9 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
9 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
9 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
10 1 (2.38%) HBase
Development Applications
1 20 (47.62%) Maven
2 17 (40.48%) Selenium
2 17 (40.48%) Jenkins
3 14 (33.33%) JIRA
3 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 14 (33.33%) JMeter
4 13 (30.95%) Gradle
4 13 (30.95%) Gerrit
5 11 (26.19%) Artifactory
6 9 (21.43%) SonarQube
6 9 (21.43%) JUnit
6 9 (21.43%) Mocha
7 6 (14.29%) Ant
8 5 (11.90%) Subversion
9 4 (9.52%) Cucumber
9 4 (9.52%) Jasmine
9 4 (9.52%) PhantomJS
9 4 (9.52%) JBehave
10 3 (7.14%) GitLab
10 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
1 2 (4.76%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) Java Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Architect
4 9 (21.43%) Analyst
5 8 (19.05%) Java Architect
6 5 (11.90%) Big Data Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Support Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Applications Support
7 4 (9.52%) Tester
7 4 (9.52%) Test Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Tester
7 4 (9.52%) Automation Tester
7 4 (9.52%) Automation Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Automation Tester
7 4 (9.52%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Oracle Applications Support
7 4 (9.52%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (42.86%) HTML
2 16 (38.10%) jQuery
3 15 (35.71%) CSS
3 15 (35.71%) Apache Camel
4 14 (33.33%) Web Services
4 14 (33.33%) Spring
5 13 (30.95%) J2EE
5 13 (30.95%) Hibernate
6 12 (28.57%) JSON
6 12 (28.57%) HTML5
6 12 (28.57%) REST
6 12 (28.57%) CSS3
7 11 (26.19%) Spring MVC
7 11 (26.19%) Struts
7 11 (26.19%) JDBC
7 11 (26.19%) JAX-RS
8 10 (23.81%) Ember.js
8 10 (23.81%) AngularJS
8 10 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (23.81%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) W3C
2 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.76%) Tandem
4 1 (2.38%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (40.48%) Linux
2 14 (33.33%) CentOS
3 13 (30.95%) Ubuntu
4 3 (7.14%) UNIX
4 3 (7.14%) Windows
4 3 (7.14%) Solaris
5 2 (4.76%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (38.10%) SOA
4 15 (35.71%) Open Source
5 13 (30.95%) Unit Testing
6 12 (28.57%) Scrum
7 11 (26.19%) MVC
7 11 (26.19%) Microservices
8 10 (23.81%) Validation
8 10 (23.81%) Configuration Management
9 9 (21.43%) Document Management
9 9 (21.43%) Data Virtualisation
10 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
11 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (11.90%) OO
12 5 (11.90%) TDD
12 5 (11.90%) DevOps
12 5 (11.90%) MapReduce
12 5 (11.90%) Workflow
13 4 (9.52%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (45.24%) SQL
3 6 (14.29%) Python
3 6 (14.29%) Ruby
4 5 (11.90%) Bash Shell
4 5 (11.90%) PHP
5 4 (9.52%) Perl
5 4 (9.52%) C++
6 2 (4.76%) C#
6 2 (4.76%) Scala
7 1 (2.38%) Go
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 13 (30.95%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) vCloud
2 10 (23.81%) Squid
2 10 (23.81%) Varnish
3 9 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.52%) Docker
5 1 (2.38%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (30.95%) HAProxy
2 12 (28.57%) Puppet
3 11 (26.19%) Ansible
4 10 (23.81%) Salt
5 9 (21.43%) Kibana
5 9 (21.43%) Rundeck
5 9 (21.43%) logstash
5 9 (21.43%) ZABBIX
6 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) Oracle
2 15 (35.71%) Red Hat
3 14 (33.33%) VMware
4 10 (23.81%) Pega
4 10 (23.81%) Twitter
5 9 (21.43%) Splunk
6 4 (9.52%) Google
7 3 (7.14%) Sun
8 2 (4.76%) HP
8 2 (4.76%) Atlassian
9 1 (2.38%) Perforce
9 1 (2.38%) Citrix
9 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.38%) SaltStack
9 1 (2.38%) hybris
Croydon, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago