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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 12 4 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Contract jobs citing Java 6 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 9.38% 23.91% 6.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.18% 42.31% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 3
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£300 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.35 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+6.08% -1.80%
Java
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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 Leatherhead region.

Programming Languages Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
33 26 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 51.56% 56.52% 38.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 19 12
Average daily rate £438 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -8.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.14%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015, 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 25 (78.13%) Security Cleared
2 23 (71.88%) SC Cleared
3 11 (34.38%) Oracle
4 10 (31.25%) Subversion
5 9 (28.13%) Smart Meter
5 9 (28.13%) XML
6 8 (25.00%) UNIX
6 8 (25.00%) JBoss
7 7 (21.88%) SQL
7 7 (21.88%) J2EE
7 7 (21.88%) C#
7 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
8 6 (18.75%) C++
8 6 (18.75%) Windows
8 6 (18.75%) Eclipse
8 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.63%) Maven
9 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
10 4 (12.50%) ICEfaces
10 4 (12.50%) Ansible
10 4 (12.50%) Low Latency
10 4 (12.50%) Spring
10 4 (12.50%) JSF
10 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
10 4 (12.50%) Web Services
11 3 (9.38%) XSD
11 3 (9.38%) Linux
11 3 (9.38%) OOA/OOD
11 3 (9.38%) OO

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 8 (25.00%) JBoss
2 3 (9.38%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Subversion
2 6 (18.75%) Eclipse
3 5 (15.63%) Maven
3 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
4 3 (9.38%) Eclipse RCP
5 2 (6.25%) Trac
6 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.13%) Selenium
6 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Developer
2 16 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Environment Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 2 (6.25%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Designer
7 1 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Services Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Service Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Designer
7 1 (3.13%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) XML
2 7 (21.88%) J2EE
3 4 (12.50%) Web Services
3 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 4 (12.50%) Spring
3 4 (12.50%) JSF
3 4 (12.50%) ICEfaces
4 3 (9.38%) REST
4 3 (9.38%) XSD
5 1 (3.13%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Smart Meter
2 3 (9.38%) PKI
2 3 (9.38%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) UNIX
2 6 (18.75%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (12.50%) Low Latency
2 3 (9.38%) Security Architecture
2 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (9.38%) Validation
2 3 (9.38%) Scrum
2 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
2 3 (9.38%) Data Architecture
2 3 (9.38%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (9.38%) OO
2 3 (9.38%) CRM
2 3 (9.38%) EAI
2 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
2 3 (9.38%) SOA
3 2 (6.25%) Resource Management
4 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.13%) Test Automation
4 1 (3.13%) Time Management
4 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) C#
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) C++
3 3 (9.38%) Python
4 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (78.13%) Security Cleared
2 23 (71.88%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) ISEB
4 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.25%) Informatica
5 1 (3.13%) HP