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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 13 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Java 7 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 6.80% 8.47% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.93% 29.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£305 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.06% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.97 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +17.16%
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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
27 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 26.21% 28.81% 47.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 13
Average daily rate £305 £369 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.28% +15.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £516 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +61.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £42.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.44 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Java Hourly Rate Histogram in Farnborough

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) XHTML
3 2 (28.57%) OOD
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) TickIT
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
3 2 (28.57%) NetBeans
4 1 (14.29%) Military
4 1 (14.29%) Google
4 1 (14.29%) Statistics
4 1 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) Parallel Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Informix
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 2 (28.57%) NetBeans
2 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (14.29%) PowerBuilder
General
1 1 (14.29%) Military
1 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Android Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) XHTML
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) Android SDK
3 1 (14.29%) OpenGL
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) AIX
1 1 (14.29%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) OOD
2 2 (28.57%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) Parallel Programming
3 1 (14.29%) Android Development
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) C++
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) TickIT
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Google
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle