The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 8 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Java 10 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 9.90% 7.87% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.62% 20.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Java
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21 49 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 20.79% 38.58% 38.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 27 18
Average daily rate £388 £265 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.22% -18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 5 (41.67%) J2EE
2 4 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) SOA
2 4 (33.33%) Middleware
3 3 (25.00%) UNIX
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) Axway
4 2 (16.67%) CMDB
4 2 (16.67%) Java EE
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
4 2 (16.67%) ITSM
4 2 (16.67%) CMS
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) BMC
4 2 (16.67%) CA
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
5 1 (8.33%) Apache Camel
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (8.33%) TIBCO
5 1 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 2 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) MQSeries
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) JCAPS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Java Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) TIBCO Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Middleware Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) J2EE
2 4 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (16.67%) Java EE
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Camel
4 1 (8.33%) JSP
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) JSF
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (8.33%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) CMDB
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Workflow
2 2 (16.67%) ITSM
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) EAI
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) VB
2 1 (8.33%) VBA
2 1 (8.33%) VB6
2 1 (8.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
1 3 (25.00%) Axway
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) BMC
2 2 (16.67%) CA
2 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (8.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft