The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 8 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Java 4 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 8.89% 15.69% 8.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.81% 44.44% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Median daily rate £240 £438 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.14% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £388 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £488 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.12%
Java
Buckinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27 18 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 60.00% 35.29% 35.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 15
Median daily rate £390 £483 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.17% +60.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £350 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £493 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

The demand trend of contract jobs across the High Wycombe region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Java
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the High Wycombe region with a requirement for Java.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (83.33%) QA
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) WebDriver
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
3 4 (66.67%) JIRA
3 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Test Planning
3 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
3 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 4 (66.67%) JSP
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) IPsec
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Tcl
5 1 (16.67%) Windows

Java
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Maven
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
1 5 (83.33%) WebDriver
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Web Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
1 5 (83.33%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA