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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 6 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing Java 54 36 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 19.64% 20.00% 6.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.54% 43.90% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 16 4
Median daily rate £410 £450 £635
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -29.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £700
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 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
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
130 82 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 47.27% 45.56% 26.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 44 19
Median daily rate £400 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £491 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £27.78 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 80 (73.39%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (39.45%) REST
3 40 (36.70%) Scrum
4 37 (33.94%) HTML
5 36 (33.03%) Git (software)
6 33 (30.28%) Security Cleared
6 33 (30.28%) CSS
7 32 (29.36%) JavaScript
8 29 (26.61%) HTTP
8 29 (26.61%) Jenkins
9 27 (24.77%) JUnit
10 26 (23.85%) Linux
11 24 (22.02%) JIRA
12 23 (21.10%) SC Cleared
12 23 (21.10%) JMeter
13 22 (20.18%) RESTful
14 21 (19.27%) Maven
14 21 (19.27%) PostgreSQL
14 21 (19.27%) Web Services
15 20 (18.35%) Open Source
15 20 (18.35%) SonarQube
15 20 (18.35%) Identity Access Management
16 19 (17.43%) SoapUI
16 19 (17.43%) Spring
16 19 (17.43%) Selenium
17 18 (16.51%) Python
17 18 (16.51%) Defect Tracking
18 17 (15.60%) AngularJS
18 17 (15.60%) Tomcat
18 17 (15.60%) TDD

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 17 (15.60%) Tomcat
2 12 (11.01%) JBoss
3 9 (8.26%) Apache
4 8 (7.34%) IIS
4 8 (7.34%) WebLogic
4 8 (7.34%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.59%) MQSeries
6 3 (2.75%) Alfresco
6 3 (2.75%) CMS
7 2 (1.83%) Confluence
7 2 (1.83%) WildFly
8 1 (0.92%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.92%) Mule
8 1 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (2.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.42%) GitHub
2 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 29 (26.61%) HTTP
2 11 (10.09%) Kerberos
3 7 (6.42%) LDAP
4 5 (4.59%) Firewall
4 5 (4.59%) FTP
4 5 (4.59%) HTTPS
4 5 (4.59%) IPsec
4 5 (4.59%) NAS
4 5 (4.59%) Network Security
4 5 (4.59%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.59%) tcpdump
4 5 (4.59%) VPN
4 5 (4.59%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.83%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (1.83%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.27%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (11.01%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.34%) DB2
3 8 (7.34%) MySQL
4 4 (3.67%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.67%) Neo4j
5 3 (2.75%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.75%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.83%) Big Data
6 2 (1.83%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 36 (33.03%) Git (software)
2 29 (26.61%) Jenkins
3 27 (24.77%) JUnit
4 24 (22.02%) JIRA
5 23 (21.10%) JMeter
6 21 (19.27%) Maven
7 20 (18.35%) SonarQube
8 19 (17.43%) Selenium
8 19 (17.43%) SoapUI
9 14 (12.84%) Subversion
10 9 (8.26%) Ant
10 9 (8.26%) Gerrit
10 9 (8.26%) Toad
11 7 (6.42%) Gradle
12 5 (4.59%) Cucumber
13 4 (3.67%) Grunt
13 4 (3.67%) gulp
14 3 (2.75%) Protractor
15 2 (1.83%) GitLab
15 2 (1.83%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (9.17%) Telecoms
2 9 (8.26%) Finance
3 1 (0.92%) Banking
3 1 (0.92%) Legal
3 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (46.79%) Developer
2 32 (29.36%) Java Developer
3 19 (17.43%) Tester
4 15 (13.76%) Automation Tester
5 13 (11.93%) Senior Developer
6 10 (9.17%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (8.26%) Technical Leader
8 7 (6.42%) Scala Developer
9 6 (5.50%) Architect
9 6 (5.50%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) Developer in Test
11 4 (3.67%) Agile Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Agile Java Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Analyst
11 4 (3.67%) Angular Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 4 (3.67%) Java Scala Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Lead Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Lead Java Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (39.45%) REST
2 37 (33.94%) HTML
3 33 (30.28%) CSS
4 22 (20.18%) RESTful
5 21 (19.27%) Web Services
6 19 (17.43%) Spring
7 17 (15.60%) AngularJS
8 15 (13.76%) SOAP
9 12 (11.01%) J2EE
9 12 (11.01%) Node.js
10 11 (10.09%) HTML5
10 11 (10.09%) OAuth
10 11 (10.09%) SAML
11 9 (8.26%) Java EE
11 9 (8.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (7.34%) LAMP
12 8 (7.34%) SailPoint
12 8 (7.34%) Spring MVC
12 8 (7.34%) XHTML
13 7 (6.42%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.59%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (4.59%) iPad
1 5 (4.59%) User Experience
2 4 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.67%) Data Integration
2 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.67%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.75%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.75%) Fat Client
3 3 (2.75%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.92%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 26 (23.85%) Linux
2 9 (8.26%) Unix
2 9 (8.26%) Windows
3 8 (7.34%) Solaris
4 7 (6.42%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.83%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (73.39%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (36.70%) Scrum
3 20 (18.35%) Identity Access Management
3 20 (18.35%) Open Source
4 18 (16.51%) Defect Tracking
5 17 (15.60%) TDD
6 16 (14.68%) Functional Testing
7 14 (12.84%) Automated Testing
7 14 (12.84%) DevOps
7 14 (12.84%) Mentoring
7 14 (12.84%) Microservices
8 13 (11.93%) BDD
8 13 (11.93%) Smoke Testing
9 12 (11.01%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (10.09%) Front End Development
10 11 (10.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 11 (10.09%) Password Management
11 10 (9.17%) MVC
11 10 (9.17%) Performance Testing
12 9 (8.26%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (29.36%) JavaScript
2 18 (16.51%) Python
3 17 (15.60%) Scala
4 14 (12.84%) Perl
5 13 (11.93%) SQL
6 12 (11.01%) Ruby
7 5 (4.59%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.67%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.75%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.83%) Groovy
11 1 (0.92%) C
11 1 (0.92%) C#
11 1 (0.92%) Clojure
11 1 (0.92%) PHP
11 1 (0.92%) R
Qualifications
1 33 (30.28%) Security Cleared
2 23 (21.10%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.67%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.83%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.83%) ISEB
4 2 (1.83%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.83%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) SDET
3 1 (0.92%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.92%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (7.34%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.42%) Docker
2 7 (6.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.59%) Samba
3 5 (4.59%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.83%) vSphere
5 1 (0.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 8 (7.34%) Oracle Identity Management
1 8 (7.34%) Puppet
2 5 (4.59%) Kubernetes
2 5 (4.59%) Nagios
3 3 (2.75%) Ansible
4 1 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (11.01%) Oracle
2 8 (7.34%) ForgeRock
2 8 (7.34%) IBM
3 7 (6.42%) VMware
4 5 (4.59%) CheckPoint
4 5 (4.59%) F5
4 5 (4.59%) NetApp
4 5 (4.59%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.67%) Twitter
6 3 (2.75%) Citrix
6 3 (2.75%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.75%) Sun
7 1 (0.92%) HP
7 1 (0.92%) Progress
7 1 (0.92%) SAP