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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 9 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Java 20 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 14.81% 6.67% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.79% 23.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 0
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£388 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
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
61 26 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 45.19% 28.89% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 22 3
Average daily rate £388 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 14 (53.85%) Oracle
2 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 11 (42.31%) Tomcat
4 10 (38.46%) Spring
4 10 (38.46%) Selenium
4 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
5 9 (34.62%) Scrum
5 9 (34.62%) Red Hat
6 8 (30.77%) Apache
6 8 (30.77%) HTML
6 8 (30.77%) SQL
6 8 (30.77%) Linux
6 8 (30.77%) JBoss
6 8 (30.77%) Maven
6 8 (30.77%) jQuery
6 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
6 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (30.77%) Open Source
7 7 (26.92%) nginx
7 7 (26.92%) Gerrit
7 7 (26.92%) Node.js
7 7 (26.92%) REST
7 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
7 7 (26.92%) CentOS
7 7 (26.92%) JAX-RS
7 7 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (26.92%) Hibernate
7 7 (26.92%) VMware
7 7 (26.92%) JMeter

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 11 (42.31%) Tomcat
2 8 (30.77%) Apache
2 8 (30.77%) JBoss
3 7 (26.92%) nginx
3 7 (26.92%) Node.js
4 6 (23.08%) WebLogic
4 6 (23.08%) Mule ESB
4 6 (23.08%) Mule
5 5 (19.23%) Confluence
5 5 (19.23%) Jetty
5 5 (19.23%) GlassFish
5 5 (19.23%) Apache TomEE
5 5 (19.23%) Tornado
5 5 (19.23%) WildFly
5 5 (19.23%) iPlanet
6 4 (15.38%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (15.38%) Alfresco
6 4 (15.38%) Apache Qpid
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) OpenShift
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) HTTP
2 4 (15.38%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (11.54%) VPN
4 2 (7.69%) DMZ
4 2 (7.69%) Internet
4 2 (7.69%) Firewall
5 1 (3.85%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (23.08%) MySQL
3 5 (19.23%) Redis
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (15.38%) InterSystems Cache
4 4 (15.38%) Infinispan
4 4 (15.38%) Riak
4 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Selenium
2 8 (30.77%) Maven
3 7 (26.92%) Gerrit
3 7 (26.92%) JMeter
4 6 (23.08%) Gradle
4 6 (23.08%) JIRA
4 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
5 5 (19.23%) SonarQube
5 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
5 5 (19.23%) JUnit
6 4 (15.38%) Artifactory
6 4 (15.38%) JBehave
6 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
6 4 (15.38%) Mocha
7 3 (11.54%) Ant
8 2 (7.69%) Subversion
8 2 (7.69%) SoapUI
8 2 (7.69%) PhantomJS
8 2 (7.69%) Jasmine
9 1 (3.85%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 2 (7.69%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Architect
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Java Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Tester
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Tester
4 4 (15.38%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Automation Tester
4 4 (15.38%) Automation Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Automation Tester
5 3 (11.54%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Oracle Applications Support
5 3 (11.54%) Oracle Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) Spring
2 8 (30.77%) HTML
2 8 (30.77%) jQuery
3 7 (26.92%) REST
3 7 (26.92%) JAX-RS
3 7 (26.92%) Hibernate
3 7 (26.92%) CSS
3 7 (26.92%) Web Services
3 7 (26.92%) J2EE
4 6 (23.08%) JDBC
4 6 (23.08%) Struts
4 6 (23.08%) Ember.js
4 6 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (23.08%) Spring MVC
4 6 (23.08%) Backbone.js
5 5 (19.23%) HTML5
5 5 (19.23%) Memcached
5 5 (19.23%) CSS3
5 5 (19.23%) JSLint
5 5 (19.23%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) W3C
2 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.85%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) CentOS
3 6 (23.08%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.85%) UNIX
4 1 (3.85%) Windows
4 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Scrum
3 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
3 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (30.77%) Open Source
4 6 (23.08%) MVC
5 5 (19.23%) Microservices
5 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
5 5 (19.23%) Validation
5 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (19.23%) SOA
5 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
5 5 (19.23%) OO
6 4 (15.38%) Migration
6 4 (15.38%) Workflow
6 4 (15.38%) Document Management
6 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Data Virtualisation
7 3 (11.54%) BDD
7 3 (11.54%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
2 8 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) Ruby
3 3 (11.54%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) PHP
4 2 (7.69%) Perl
4 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.85%) VB6
5 1 (3.85%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) vCloud
2 5 (19.23%) Varnish
2 5 (19.23%) Squid
3 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) HAProxy
1 6 (23.08%) Ansible
2 4 (15.38%) Salt
2 4 (15.38%) Kibana
2 4 (15.38%) logstash
2 4 (15.38%) Rundeck
2 4 (15.38%) Puppet
2 4 (15.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Oracle
2 9 (34.62%) Red Hat
3 7 (26.92%) VMware
4 5 (19.23%) Twitter
5 4 (15.38%) Pega
5 4 (15.38%) Splunk
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.69%) Metastorm
6 2 (7.69%) Google
7 1 (3.85%) SaltStack
7 1 (3.85%) Perforce
7 1 (3.85%) OpenText
7 1 (3.85%) Citrix
7 1 (3.85%) TIBCO
7 1 (3.85%) Sun
7 1 (3.85%) Siebel
7 1 (3.85%) Vignette
7 1 (3.85%) Business Objects