The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 3 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Java 4 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 16.67% 6.45% 15.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 50.00% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate
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£365 £500 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £500 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £500 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.37% -6.66%
Java
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Hounslow region.

Programming Languages Category
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8 4 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 33.33% 12.90% 43.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 15
Average daily rate £425 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Symfony
3 1 (20.00%) Zend
3 1 (20.00%) Grails
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Jetty
3 1 (20.00%) Groovy
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) Jetty
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Hudson
2 1 (20.00%) Gerrit
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Scala Developer
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (20.00%) Akka
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) Symfony
2 1 (20.00%) Grails
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) XSLT
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Groovy
3 1 (20.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Zend