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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 16 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Java 14 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 8.19% 9.09% 6.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 18.18% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £301 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £495 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.88% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.31 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.89% -2.77%
Java
Surrey

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
70 55 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 40.94% 50.00% 48.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 40 24
Average daily rate £385 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £208 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -22.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014, 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 14 (56.00%) XML
2 11 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (36.00%) Spring
3 9 (36.00%) Oracle
4 8 (32.00%) SQL
5 7 (28.00%) Maven
5 7 (28.00%) Coaching
5 7 (28.00%) Data Structures
5 7 (28.00%) Algorithms
6 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
7 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (20.00%) SOAP
7 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 5 (20.00%) Linux
7 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (20.00%) JSON
7 5 (20.00%) REST
8 4 (16.00%) Radio Access Network
8 4 (16.00%) LTE
8 4 (16.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 4 (16.00%) Huawei
8 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (16.00%) JBoss
8 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
8 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (16.00%) MySQL
8 4 (16.00%) UNIX
8 4 (16.00%) Perl
8 4 (16.00%) C#
8 4 (16.00%) C++

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 (16.00%) JBoss
2 3 (12.00%) FileNet
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (16.00%) MS Office
3 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) DHCP
1 4 (16.00%) SNMP
1 4 (16.00%) DNS
1 4 (16.00%) 3G
1 4 (16.00%) Telnet
1 4 (16.00%) 2G
1 4 (16.00%) LTE
1 4 (16.00%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (8.00%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Maven
2 3 (12.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.00%) Ant
3 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) Hudson
4 1 (4.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Database Developer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Perl Developer
6 1 (4.00%) ETL Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Programmer
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) XML
2 9 (36.00%) Spring
3 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (20.00%) SOAP
4 5 (20.00%) JSON
4 5 (20.00%) REST
5 3 (12.00%) Web Services
5 3 (12.00%) HTML
5 3 (12.00%) J2EE
6 2 (8.00%) CSS
6 2 (8.00%) Struts
6 2 (8.00%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (8.00%) jQuery
7 1 (4.00%) EJB 3.0
7 1 (4.00%) RESTful
7 1 (4.00%) JiBX
7 1 (4.00%) Ajax
7 1 (4.00%) JMS
7 1 (4.00%) JSP
7 1 (4.00%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Data Structures
1 7 (28.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) PMI
3 1 (4.00%) Open Source
3 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (28.00%) Coaching
3 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (16.00%) Validation
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) ETL
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (8.00%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.00%) SOA
6 2 (8.00%) MVC
7 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.00%) Project Management
7 1 (4.00%) Quality Management
7 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) C#
2 4 (16.00%) C++
2 4 (16.00%) Perl
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Groovy
5 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) Business Objects
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Nortel
2 4 (16.00%) Ericsson
2 4 (16.00%) Huawei
2 4 (16.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 3 (12.00%) Talend
4 2 (8.00%) Greenplum
5 1 (4.00%) ForgeRock
5 1 (4.00%) Planview
Guildford, Surrey
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