The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 10 6 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing Java 18 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 10.00% 12.97% 8.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.51% 46.15% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 15
Average daily rate
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£394 £450 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +40.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £355 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
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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 Guildford region.

Programming Languages Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
61 52 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 33.89% 28.11% 44.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 34 44
Average daily rate £325 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 10
Average hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 13 (48.15%) HTML
2 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
2 11 (40.74%) CSS
3 10 (37.04%) Finance
3 10 (37.04%) AngularJS
4 8 (29.63%) Web Development
4 8 (29.63%) Oracle
5 7 (25.93%) MVC
5 7 (25.93%) Ruby
5 7 (25.93%) Ruby on Rails
5 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.93%) Big Data
6 6 (22.22%) MVVM
6 6 (22.22%) Data Analysis
7 5 (18.52%) TDD
7 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.81%) XML
8 4 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (14.81%) JRuby
8 4 (14.81%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (14.81%) Redis
8 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
9 3 (11.11%) jQuery
9 3 (11.11%) FileNet
9 3 (11.11%) Python
9 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 3 (11.11%) B2C
10 2 (7.41%) SLA

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (11.11%) FileNet
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
3 1 (3.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) RoboHelp
1 2 (7.41%) FrameMaker
2 1 (3.70%) MS Project
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Big Data
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
3 4 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (14.81%) Redis
4 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.70%) MySQL
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) Maven
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Gerrit
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) Android Studio
2 1 (3.70%) YourKit
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Ruby Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Technical Author
5 2 (7.41%) Author
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Author
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Tester
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) HTML
2 11 (40.74%) CSS
3 10 (37.04%) AngularJS
4 7 (25.93%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (14.81%) JRuby
5 4 (14.81%) XML
5 4 (14.81%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (11.11%) jQuery
7 2 (7.41%) Django
7 2 (7.41%) RESTful
7 2 (7.41%) HTML5
7 2 (7.41%) JSON
7 2 (7.41%) Web Services
7 2 (7.41%) Spring
7 2 (7.41%) JMS
7 2 (7.41%) .NET
7 2 (7.41%) J2EE
7 2 (7.41%) Sass
8 1 (3.70%) Spring Integration
8 1 (3.70%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
1 1 (3.70%) Android
1 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Web Development
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) MVC
3 6 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 6 (22.22%) MVVM
4 5 (18.52%) TDD
5 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.11%) B2C
6 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 2 (7.41%) Scrum
7 2 (7.41%) TOGAF
7 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.41%) Cyber Security
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.41%) CRM
8 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.70%) Time Management
8 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
2 7 (25.93%) Ruby
3 3 (11.11%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) VB6
5 1 (3.70%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Sun Certification
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.70%) Planview