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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
London / Kingston Upon Thames
Rank 16 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 2 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 3.17% 6.25% 10.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.00% 16.67% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.25 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +16.07%

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
25 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 39.68% 37.50% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 11
Median daily rate £375 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £88.13 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) SEO
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) SaaS
5 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Apache
5 1 (16.67%) Node.js
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

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 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Bluemix
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Wicket
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) SEO
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) IBM