The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Farnborough region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 19 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 1 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.16% 9.80% 8.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.17% 26.32% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
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£475 £345 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.68% -17.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -5.06%
Programming Languages Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
24 19 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 27.91% 37.25% 67.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 24
Average daily rate £400 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £200 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £401 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Java
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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
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 19 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Camel
2 2 (33.33%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) PhD
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (16.67%) GWT
3 1 (16.67%) NFC
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Android

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 2 (33.33%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) NFC
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Camel
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (16.67%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PhD
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared