The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 12 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Java 4 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 8.00% 10.23% 3.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.90% 29.03% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
Median daily rate £475 £335 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.79% -1.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £371 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
Java
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
31 31 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 62.00% 35.23% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 28 14
Median daily rate £383 £335 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.17% +1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £386 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Java.

1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Process Management
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM