The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Epsom region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 9 14 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing Java 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Epsom 3.45% 5.88% 9.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 15.38% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £375 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.88 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -3.22%
Java
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Epsom region.

Programming Languages Category
Epsom
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
7 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Epsom 24.14% 38.24% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 5
Average daily rate £375 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Epsom region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Epsom

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the Epsom region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in Epsom

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Epsom

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Epsom region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Epsom

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Epsom 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 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) SWT
1 4 (80.00%) Image Processing
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (40.00%) POSIX
3 2 (40.00%) JAXB
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Struts
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) JAX-WS
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) System Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Electronics
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) JNI
3 2 (40.00%) Physics
3 2 (40.00%) Parallel Processing
3 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Epsom 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 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) TestNG
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Image Processing Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) SWT
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) JAXB
3 2 (40.00%) JAX-WS
3 2 (40.00%) JNI
3 2 (40.00%) POSIX
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Struts
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Image Processing
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (40.00%) Parallel Processing
2 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP