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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 11 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Java 4 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 6.25% 16.67% 7.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 31.25% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Average daily rate £214 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £354 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £396 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
36 32 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 56.25% 53.33% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 15 10
Average daily rate £350 £350 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £263 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £388 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) JSP
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Planning
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) Tcl
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Retail

Java
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) JSP
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
1 3 (75.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
High Wycombe
Arrows Group Ltd
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