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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
London / Croydon
Rank 9 6 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs citing Java 33 35 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 14.73% 15.63% 5.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.29% 56.45% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 2
Median daily rate £475 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £384 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £483 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.88 £43.13 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.53% +15.00%

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
84 62 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 37.50% 27.68% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 42 14
Median daily rate £438 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017, 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 52 (69.33%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (34.67%) DevOps
3 25 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 25 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 25 (33.33%) Maven
4 20 (26.67%) Security Cleared
5 19 (25.33%) Scrum
5 19 (25.33%) JavaScript
6 17 (22.67%) REST
6 17 (22.67%) SC Cleared
7 16 (21.33%) Docker
7 16 (21.33%) Web Services
8 14 (18.67%) Python
9 13 (17.33%) Finance
9 13 (17.33%) TDD
9 13 (17.33%) Subversion
9 13 (17.33%) Open Source
10 12 (16.00%) Bash Shell
10 12 (16.00%) Puppet
10 12 (16.00%) Kubernetes
10 12 (16.00%) SQL
11 11 (14.67%) Ansible
11 11 (14.67%) BDD
11 11 (14.67%) Gradle
12 10 (13.33%) Hudson
12 10 (13.33%) Waterfall
12 10 (13.33%) nginx
12 10 (13.33%) Scala
12 10 (13.33%) SDLC
12 10 (13.33%) Security Operations

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 10 (13.33%) nginx
2 5 (6.67%) Confluence
3 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.67%) JBoss
4 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.33%) Apache
5 1 (1.33%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.33%) IIS
5 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) GitHub
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.33%) Firewall
1 10 (13.33%) LDAP
2 4 (5.33%) HTTP
3 2 (2.67%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.33%) SSL
4 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.00%) BusinessObjects
1 9 (12.00%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.67%) Big Data
4 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.33%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.33%) DB2
5 1 (1.33%) MySQL
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.33%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 25 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 25 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 25 (33.33%) Maven
2 13 (17.33%) Subversion
3 11 (14.67%) Gradle
4 10 (13.33%) Hudson
4 10 (13.33%) JIRA
5 9 (12.00%) SonarQube
6 8 (10.67%) JMeter
6 8 (10.67%) JUnit
6 8 (10.67%) Selenium
7 7 (9.33%) Cucumber
8 4 (5.33%) Ant
9 3 (4.00%) Burp Suite
9 3 (4.00%) FitNesse
9 3 (4.00%) NUnit
9 3 (4.00%) Protractor
9 3 (4.00%) SoapUI
10 2 (2.67%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.67%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (17.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (32.00%) Developer
2 10 (13.33%) Build Manager
2 10 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 8 (10.67%) Consultant
4 7 (9.33%) Analyst
4 7 (9.33%) DevOps Consultant
4 7 (9.33%) Security Consultant
5 6 (8.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 6 (8.00%) Programmer
5 6 (8.00%) Tester
6 5 (6.67%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 5 (6.67%) Java Programmer
6 5 (6.67%) Release Manager
6 5 (6.67%) Technical Leader
7 4 (5.33%) Automation Tester
7 4 (5.33%) Developer in Test
7 4 (5.33%) Java Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Scala Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.67%) REST
2 16 (21.33%) Web Services
3 8 (10.67%) RESTful
4 7 (9.33%) HTML
5 6 (8.00%) CSS
5 6 (8.00%) SOAP
5 6 (8.00%) Spring
6 4 (5.33%) J2EE
6 4 (5.33%) Play Framework
6 4 (5.33%) Sass
7 3 (4.00%) Apache CXF
7 3 (4.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (4.00%) Node.js
7 3 (4.00%) Spring Boot
7 3 (4.00%) Spring MVC
8 2 (2.67%) Ajax
8 2 (2.67%) jBPM
8 2 (2.67%) jQuery
8 2 (2.67%) SAML
8 2 (2.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 5 (6.67%) Virtual Team
2 2 (2.67%) iPad
3 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.33%) Linux
2 8 (10.67%) Unix
3 5 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (1.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (69.33%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (34.67%) DevOps
3 19 (25.33%) Scrum
4 13 (17.33%) Open Source
4 13 (17.33%) TDD
5 11 (14.67%) BDD
6 10 (13.33%) SDLC
6 10 (13.33%) Security Operations
6 10 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 8 (10.67%) Functional Testing
7 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
8 7 (9.33%) Pair Programming
8 7 (9.33%) Project Management
8 7 (9.33%) Test Automation
9 5 (6.67%) Configuration Management
9 5 (6.67%) Exploratory Testing
9 5 (6.67%) Product Management
9 5 (6.67%) Release Management
9 5 (6.67%) Software Delivery
9 5 (6.67%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (18.67%) Python
3 12 (16.00%) Bash Shell
3 12 (16.00%) SQL
4 10 (13.33%) Scala
5 9 (12.00%) PL/SQL
6 8 (10.67%) C
6 8 (10.67%) Groovy
7 3 (4.00%) Ruby
8 1 (1.33%) Go
8 1 (1.33%) Perl
8 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 17 (22.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.67%) Degree
4 2 (2.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) SDET
System Software
1 16 (21.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (16.00%) Kubernetes
1 12 (16.00%) Puppet
2 11 (14.67%) Ansible
3 8 (10.67%) Rancher
4 4 (5.33%) Terraform
5 1 (1.33%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (1.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (9.33%) Oracle
2 4 (5.33%) HP
2 4 (5.33%) SAP
3 3 (4.00%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.33%) Facebook
4 1 (1.33%) ForgeRock
4 1 (1.33%) IBM
4 1 (1.33%) Informatica
4 1 (1.33%) Talend
4 1 (1.33%) Teradata
4 1 (1.33%) Twitter