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 31 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 8 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Java 9 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 10.11% 3.17% 4.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.03% 13.33% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
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£335 £341 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.83% -21.55%
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 £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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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
31 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 34.83% 23.81% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 14 3
Average daily rate £335 £330 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -24.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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
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 31 August 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 6 (60.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) LAMP
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) QA
3 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) MySQL
3 3 (30.00%) JBehave
3 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) Node.js
3 3 (30.00%) Sass
3 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (30.00%) Grunt
3 3 (30.00%) gulp
4 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
4 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Selenium
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (30.00%) Node.js
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (30.00%) Grunt
1 3 (30.00%) gulp
1 3 (30.00%) JBehave
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) LAMP
1 3 (30.00%) Sass
1 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (30.00%) BDD
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Refactoring
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle