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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 12 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Java 10 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 8.62% 8.46% 10.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.73% 24.64% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 8
Average daily rate £375 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £290 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £445 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.69 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.50% -6.25%
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
44 69 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 37.93% 34.33% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 53 31
Average daily rate £375 £338 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £248 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £33.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016, 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 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (38.46%) SQL
4 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 7 (26.92%) Web Services
4 7 (26.92%) JBoss
4 7 (26.92%) Spring
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
5 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 6 (23.08%) MVC
5 6 (23.08%) HTML
5 6 (23.08%) C++
6 5 (19.23%) C#
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
6 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
6 5 (19.23%) VMware
6 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
7 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (15.38%) jQuery
7 4 (15.38%) Load Testing
7 4 (15.38%) SWT
7 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
7 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
7 4 (15.38%) Finance
7 4 (15.38%) XML
7 4 (15.38%) .NET
7 4 (15.38%) Eclipse
7 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 7 (26.92%) JBoss
2 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.69%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) Node.js
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) PuTTY
2 3 (11.54%) FTP
3 2 (7.69%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (3.85%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) Hadoop
3 3 (11.54%) Apache Accumulo
3 3 (11.54%) DTS
3 3 (11.54%) MySQL
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Grunt
3 1 (3.85%) gulp
3 1 (3.85%) JUnit
3 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Back Office
3 2 (7.69%) Electronics
3 2 (7.69%) Games
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Java Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (7.69%) OSS Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) OSS Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Test Automation Developer
5 2 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) VMware Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) Spring
1 7 (26.92%) Web Services
2 6 (23.08%) HTML
3 4 (15.38%) .NET
3 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
3 4 (15.38%) jQuery
3 4 (15.38%) SWT
3 4 (15.38%) XML
4 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
4 3 (11.54%) ADO.NET
4 3 (11.54%) Ajax
4 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
4 3 (11.54%) CSS
4 3 (11.54%) DHTML
4 3 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (11.54%) Razor View Engine
4 3 (11.54%) Swing
4 3 (11.54%) WinForms
5 2 (7.69%) J2EE
5 2 (7.69%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile Games
2 2 (7.69%) Physics
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.69%) Android
6 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.85%) Debian
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) MVC
2 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 4 (15.38%) Image Processing
3 4 (15.38%) Load Testing
3 4 (15.38%) MapReduce
3 4 (15.38%) Mobile Development
3 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
3 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (11.54%) Scrum
4 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
5 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
5 2 (7.69%) Parallel Processing
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
5 2 (7.69%) System Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) C++
4 5 (19.23%) C#
5 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
5 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
5 3 (11.54%) VBScript
6 2 (7.69%) C
6 2 (7.69%) Perl
6 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.85%) Python
7 1 (3.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
1 3 (11.54%) ISEB
1 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) vSphere
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.69%) KVM
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
1 1 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) VMware
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.69%) Veeam
4 1 (3.85%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) Hortonworks
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Juniper
4 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.85%) Symantec
Guildford, Surrey
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago