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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 12 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Java 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 2.94% 1.47% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 6.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£469 £435 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -2.77%
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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
14 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 20.59% 23.53% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 4
Average daily rate £325 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £388 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £435 £308
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 24 October 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) XHTML
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) WordPress
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) Android Development
4 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (25.00%) Trello
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
4 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (25.00%) Java EE

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) Drupal
1 1 (25.00%) WordPress
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) XHTML
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Android Development
4 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com