The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 20 29 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs citing Java 6 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 3.92% 2.55% 1.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% 10.00% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
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£431 £278 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.40% -
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 £40.38 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.37% -6.66%
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 Luton region.

Programming Languages Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
36 50 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 23.53% 25.51% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 31 7
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £278 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £51.30 £42.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Luton region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 7 (41.18%) E-Commerce
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) JUnit
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Retail
2 6 (35.29%) Spring
2 6 (35.29%) hybris
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) .NET
3 5 (29.41%) J2EE
3 5 (29.41%) XML
4 4 (23.53%) Linux
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) JSP
4 4 (23.53%) Web Services
4 4 (23.53%) Selenium
4 4 (23.53%) FMCG
5 3 (17.65%) Endeca
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
5 3 (17.65%) Servlets
5 3 (17.65%) EJB
5 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
5 3 (17.65%) HTML
6 2 (11.76%) Struts
6 2 (11.76%) UNIX
6 2 (11.76%) AIX
6 2 (11.76%) Solaris
6 2 (11.76%) JMS
6 2 (11.76%) SOA

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Telnet
1 2 (11.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) JUnit
2 4 (23.53%) Selenium
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (11.76%) ProC
4 1 (5.88%) JIRA
4 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (35.29%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Designer
2 4 (23.53%) Hybris Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C++ Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Software Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Spring
2 5 (29.41%) XML
2 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) J2EE
3 4 (23.53%) JSP
3 4 (23.53%) Web Services
4 3 (17.65%) Servlets
4 3 (17.65%) HTML
4 3 (17.65%) EJB
5 2 (11.76%) CSS
5 2 (11.76%) JDBC
5 2 (11.76%) Struts
5 2 (11.76%) JMS
6 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.88%) XHTML
6 1 (5.88%) Android SDK
6 1 (5.88%) SOAP
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) FMCG
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.88%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) UNIX
2 2 (11.76%) AIX
2 2 (11.76%) Solaris
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) E-Commerce
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.76%) SOA
4 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Android Development
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
4 2 (11.76%) C
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) C++
4 2 (11.76%) AWK
4 2 (11.76%) Korn
4 2 (11.76%) sed
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
1 6 (35.29%) hybris
2 3 (17.65%) Endeca
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) OpenText
4 1 (5.88%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Google
4 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.88%) Pega
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