The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 14 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Java 7 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 10.61% - 17.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.93% - 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Median daily rate £550 - £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £409 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.91% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.69 £36.95
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +12.82%

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

Programming Languages Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 40.91% 29.27% 37.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 4
Median daily rate £550 £406 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% +20.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.67%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gatwick region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Java.

1 11 (100.00%) Python
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 7 (63.64%) ProC
2 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
2 7 (63.64%) C
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) Perl
2 7 (63.64%) PHP
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) WebLogic
2 7 (63.64%) Unix
2 7 (63.64%) AIX
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Apache
2 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
2 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 7 (63.64%) nginx
2 7 (63.64%) Open Source
2 7 (63.64%) Waterfall
2 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
2 7 (63.64%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (63.64%) Docker
2 7 (63.64%) SDLC
3 4 (36.36%) Akka
3 4 (36.36%) Play Framework
3 4 (36.36%) BDD
3 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
3 4 (36.36%) REST

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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 7 (63.64%) Apache
1 7 (63.64%) nginx
1 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
1 7 (63.64%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
1 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
1 7 (63.64%) ProC
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Architect
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) Akka
2 4 (36.36%) J2EE
2 4 (36.36%) Play Framework
2 4 (36.36%) REST
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) AIX
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
2 7 (63.64%) Open Source
2 7 (63.64%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (63.64%) SDLC
2 7 (63.64%) Waterfall
3 4 (36.36%) BDD
3 4 (36.36%) Kanban
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (63.64%) C
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) Perl
2 7 (63.64%) PHP
3 4 (36.36%) Ruby
3 4 (36.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle