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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 17 17 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing Java 2 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 2.02% 3.26% 9.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.70% 8.57% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate
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£263 £350 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -9.09%
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 £36.40 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -2.93%
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
23 35 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 23.23% 38.04% 40.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 17
Average daily rate £338 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £219 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £400 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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
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 3 July 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%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) J2EE
2 4 (33.33%) SDLC
3 3 (25.00%) UNIX
3 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 3 (25.00%) Middleware
3 3 (25.00%) Axway
4 2 (16.67%) Java EE
4 2 (16.67%) CMDB
4 2 (16.67%) Selenium
4 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) ITSM
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
4 2 (16.67%) CMS
4 2 (16.67%) TIBCO
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) BMC
4 2 (16.67%) CA
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) SOAP
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) VBA
5 1 (8.33%) JSP
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (8.33%) Automotive
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Java Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) TIBCO Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) J2EE
3 3 (25.00%) Middleware
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) SOAP
4 2 (16.67%) Java EE
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) JSP
5 1 (8.33%) JSF
5 1 (8.33%) XSD
5 1 (8.33%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) CMDB
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) SDLC
2 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITSM
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow
3 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Complex Event Processing
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VB
2 1 (8.33%) VBA
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) VB6
2 1 (8.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Axway
2 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) BMC
2 2 (16.67%) CA
2 2 (16.67%) TIBCO
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft