The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 16 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Java 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 6.41% - 2.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.73% - 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £366 £365
% change year-on-year
+9.36% +0.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.13% +2.77%
Java
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
22 16 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 28.21% 17.98% 35.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 9
Average daily rate £325 £475 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +53.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £320 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £529 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 9 (90.00%) Oracle
1 9 (90.00%) Telecoms
1 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) UML
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) JUnit
3 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) OOP
3 5 (50.00%) Ant
3 5 (50.00%) JBoss
3 5 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) MQSeries
3 5 (50.00%) SOA
3 5 (50.00%) HTML5
3 5 (50.00%) CSS3
3 5 (50.00%) PhoneGap
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (50.00%) Ruby
3 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 5 (50.00%) JSON
3 5 (50.00%) JIRA

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 5 (50.00%) JBoss
1 5 (50.00%) MQSeries
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (10.00%) Alfresco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (60.00%) JUnit
2 5 (50.00%) Ant
2 5 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (50.00%) JIRA
2 5 (50.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (90.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) HTML5
2 5 (50.00%) CSS3
2 5 (50.00%) PhoneGap
2 5 (50.00%) JSON
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (50.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) UML
2 5 (50.00%) OOP
2 5 (50.00%) SOA
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (10.00%) OOD
3 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (50.00%) Python
1 5 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Talend