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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 22 8 17
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Contract jobs citing Java 9 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 4.27% 12.73% 5.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.64% 40.38% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 4
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£425 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £366 £360
% change year-on-year
+9.36% +1.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
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 Guildford region.

Programming Languages Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
66 52 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 31.28% 31.52% 23.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 32 18
Average daily rate £350 £295 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +18.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £263 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Average hourly rate £35.50 - £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.06 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.70%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 10 (34.48%) Oracle
2 9 (31.03%) XML
3 7 (24.14%) CSS
3 7 (24.14%) HTML
3 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.24%) Spring
5 5 (17.24%) Web Development
5 5 (17.24%) Django
5 5 (17.24%) Performance Testing
5 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
5 5 (17.24%) RESTful
5 5 (17.24%) Cyber Security
5 5 (17.24%) Web Services
5 5 (17.24%) Python
5 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
5 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (13.79%) FileNet
6 4 (13.79%) Finance
6 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
6 4 (13.79%) SQL
6 4 (13.79%) C#
6 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
6 4 (13.79%) JSON
7 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
7 3 (10.34%) Maven
7 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 4 (13.79%) FileNet
2 3 (10.34%) JBoss
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.90%) MS Project
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) RoboHelp
3 1 (3.45%) FrameMaker
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) DHCP
1 2 (6.90%) SNMP
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
1 2 (6.90%) 3G
1 2 (6.90%) Telnet
1 2 (6.90%) 2G
1 2 (6.90%) LTE
1 2 (6.90%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (3.45%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
1 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Maven
1 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.90%) Ant
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
3 1 (3.45%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (3.45%) Hudson
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Database Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Technical Author
6 1 (3.45%) Author
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Author
6 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) XML
2 7 (24.14%) HTML
2 7 (24.14%) CSS
3 5 (17.24%) Spring
3 5 (17.24%) Django
3 5 (17.24%) Web Services
3 5 (17.24%) RESTful
3 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
4 4 (13.79%) JSON
5 3 (10.34%) REST
5 3 (10.34%) SOAP
6 2 (6.90%) jQuery
7 1 (3.45%) Guice
7 1 (3.45%) Apache CXF
7 1 (3.45%) Struts
7 1 (3.45%) Java EE
7 1 (3.45%) JDBC
7 1 (3.45%) .NET
7 1 (3.45%) J2EE
7 1 (3.45%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Data Structures
2 3 (10.34%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.90%) EFT
4 1 (3.45%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) UNIX
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (17.24%) Web Development
3 5 (17.24%) Performance Testing
3 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
3 5 (17.24%) Cyber Security
4 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.34%) ETL
5 3 (10.34%) Coaching
6 2 (6.90%) B2C
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
6 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Electronic Design Automation
7 1 (3.45%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
2 5 (17.24%) Python
3 4 (13.79%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) C++
4 2 (6.90%) Perl
4 2 (6.90%) VB
5 1 (3.45%) Groovy
5 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) ISEB
2 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Nortel
3 2 (6.90%) Ericsson
3 2 (6.90%) Huawei
3 2 (6.90%) Greenplum
3 2 (6.90%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (3.45%) Talend
4 1 (3.45%) ForgeRock
4 1 (3.45%) Planview
4 1 (3.45%) Adobe
4 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.45%) IBM