The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 12 19 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing Java 8 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 9.09% 1.16% 6.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.67% 4.17% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
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£380 £475 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.37% -6.66%
Java
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

Programming Languages Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
30 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 34.09% 27.91% 34.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 13
Average daily rate £340 £400 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £313 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £515 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Farnborough

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 6 (46.15%) XML
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Use Case
4 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
4 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) C
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) C++
4 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 3 (23.08%) Java EE 5
4 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
4 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) XHTML
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) IBM
5 2 (15.38%) MS Office
5 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) Informix
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
1 2 (15.38%) NetBeans
1 2 (15.38%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
2 1 (7.69%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (7.69%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (15.38%) Automotive
1 2 (15.38%) Military
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Systems Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Development Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Android Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Development Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) Java EE 5
4 2 (15.38%) Ajax
4 2 (15.38%) XHTML
5 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (7.69%) OpenGL
5 1 (7.69%) XSLT
5 1 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) J2EE
5 1 (7.69%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) AIX
2 1 (7.69%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Use Case
2 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
2 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
2 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
3 2 (15.38%) SDLC
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) OOD
3 2 (15.38%) Information Management
3 2 (15.38%) UML
3 2 (15.38%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
4 1 (7.69%) Android Development
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C++
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
1 3 (23.08%) C
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) TickIT
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Siebel
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds