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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 12 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Java 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 1.49% 2.94% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.09% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£438 £435 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £371 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
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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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Programming Languages Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 16.42% 29.41% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 2
Average daily rate £319 £400 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.37% +40.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Kingston Upon Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 3 (50.00%) Ajax
3 3 (50.00%) XHTML
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (50.00%) JSON
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) WordPress
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (33.33%) User Experience
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 2 (33.33%) SAP
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) XSLT
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 3 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 1 (16.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) XHTML
2 3 (50.00%) Ajax
2 3 (50.00%) JSON
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) XSLT
4 1 (16.67%) Lucene
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Android Development
4 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
2 1 (16.67%) C++
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle