The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 3 4 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing Java 95 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 52.78% 23.46% 5.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 73.08% 45.24% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 19 2
Average daily rate £500 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Java
Surrey

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

Programming Languages Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
130 42 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 72.22% 51.85% 39.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 36 19
Average daily rate £450 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £350 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Leatherhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Leatherhead region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Leatherhead region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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.

1 116 (84.06%) Security Cleared
2 112 (81.16%) SC Cleared
3 61 (44.20%) JBoss
4 55 (39.86%) Linux
5 44 (31.88%) XML
6 43 (31.16%) Maven
7 40 (28.99%) PKI
8 36 (26.09%) Subversion
8 36 (26.09%) Eclipse
9 35 (25.36%) SQL
10 33 (23.91%) Unix
10 33 (23.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 32 (23.19%) Oracle
12 29 (21.01%) JUnit
12 29 (21.01%) Cryptography
12 29 (21.01%) Java EE
13 26 (18.84%) Jenkins
14 25 (18.12%) SoapUI
15 24 (17.39%) Algorithms
15 24 (17.39%) SSL
16 22 (15.94%) Tomcat
17 21 (15.22%) SOAP
17 21 (15.22%) PL/SQL
18 20 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
19 18 (13.04%) Ansible
20 17 (12.32%) JCE
21 15 (10.87%) HP
21 15 (10.87%) Spring
22 14 (10.14%) Git (software)
22 14 (10.14%) Integration Testing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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 61 (44.20%) JBoss
2 22 (15.94%) Tomcat
3 10 (7.25%) GlassFish
4 4 (2.90%) Apache
5 1 (0.72%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (2.90%) MS Excel
1 4 (2.90%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.17%) MS Office
2 3 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.39%) SSL
2 4 (2.90%) Firewall
2 4 (2.90%) tcpdump
3 3 (2.17%) HTTPS
3 3 (2.17%) SSH
3 3 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.17%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.72%) HTTP
4 1 (0.72%) LAN
4 1 (0.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.97%) SQL Server
1 11 (7.97%) VoltDB
2 10 (7.25%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.90%) MySQL
4 3 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 43 (31.16%) Maven
2 36 (26.09%) Eclipse
2 36 (26.09%) Subversion
3 29 (21.01%) JUnit
4 26 (18.84%) Jenkins
5 25 (18.12%) SoapUI
6 14 (10.14%) Git (software)
7 13 (9.42%) JBehave
8 10 (7.25%) jMock
8 10 (7.25%) JSUnit
8 10 (7.25%) Karma Test Runner
8 10 (7.25%) Mockito
8 10 (7.25%) QUnit
9 9 (6.52%) JMeter
10 8 (5.80%) Selenium
11 7 (5.07%) TestNG
12 6 (4.35%) Cucumber
13 5 (3.62%) JIRA
14 3 (2.17%) IntelliJ
15 2 (1.45%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (3.62%) Retail
1 5 (3.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (38.41%) Developer
2 43 (31.16%) Java Developer
3 17 (12.32%) Architect
4 14 (10.14%) Analyst
4 14 (10.14%) Test Analyst
5 13 (9.42%) XML Analyst
6 11 (7.97%) Java Architect
6 11 (7.97%) Team Leader
6 11 (7.97%) Technical Leader
7 10 (7.25%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (7.25%) Java Team Leader
7 10 (7.25%) Senior Developer
7 10 (7.25%) UI Developer
8 9 (6.52%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (5.80%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 8 (5.80%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
9 8 (5.80%) Unix Analyst
10 7 (5.07%) Security Engineer
10 7 (5.07%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (4.35%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (31.88%) XML
2 29 (21.01%) Java EE
3 21 (15.22%) SOAP
4 17 (12.32%) JCE
5 15 (10.87%) Spring
6 13 (9.42%) Web Services
7 10 (7.25%) CSS
7 10 (7.25%) HTML
7 10 (7.25%) JAXB
7 10 (7.25%) jQuery
7 10 (7.25%) JSP
7 10 (7.25%) JSTL
7 10 (7.25%) KnockoutJS
7 10 (7.25%) RequireJS
7 10 (7.25%) Spring MVC
7 10 (7.25%) XML Messaging
8 5 (3.62%) GWT
8 5 (3.62%) Hibernate
8 5 (3.62%) JSON
9 3 (2.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (28.99%) PKI
2 29 (21.01%) Cryptography
3 24 (17.39%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.62%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 55 (39.86%) Linux
2 33 (23.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 33 (23.91%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (10.14%) Integration Testing
3 13 (9.42%) OO
3 13 (9.42%) Unit Testing
4 11 (7.97%) Use Case
5 10 (7.25%) Defect Management
5 10 (7.25%) DevOps
5 10 (7.25%) MVC
6 9 (6.52%) Functional Testing
7 8 (5.80%) Data Modelling
7 8 (5.80%) Security Architecture
7 8 (5.80%) Test Automation
7 8 (5.80%) Test Management
7 8 (5.80%) Waterfall
8 7 (5.07%) Multithreading
8 7 (5.07%) Scrum
8 7 (5.07%) TDD
9 6 (4.35%) BDD
10 5 (3.62%) Test Planning
10 5 (3.62%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 35 (25.36%) SQL
2 21 (15.22%) PL/SQL
3 10 (7.25%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.62%) C#
4 5 (3.62%) C++
5 4 (2.90%) Perl
5 4 (2.90%) PHP
6 3 (2.17%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.17%) Python
6 3 (2.17%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.45%) VBA
8 1 (0.72%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 116 (84.06%) Security Cleared
2 112 (81.16%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.62%) Degree
4 4 (2.90%) Sun Certification
5 3 (2.17%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.97%) FIPS 140-2
2 3 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 11 (7.97%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (13.04%) Ansible
2 13 (9.42%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.17%) yum
Vendors
1 32 (23.19%) Oracle
2 15 (10.87%) HP
3 13 (9.42%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.25%) ESRI
5 5 (3.62%) Google
5 5 (3.62%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.17%) BT
6 3 (2.17%) Cisco
6 3 (2.17%) Symantec
6 3 (2.17%) VMware