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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 13 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing Java 6 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 5.83% 4.63% 2.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.58% 12.50% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
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 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
19 40 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 18.45% 37.04% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 23 15
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £208 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £400 £358
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 £36.40 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +1.42%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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%) Middleware
2 4 (33.33%) SDLC
3 3 (25.00%) Axway
3 3 (25.00%) UNIX
3 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) SOAP
4 2 (16.67%) TIBCO
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%) Workflow
4 2 (16.67%) ITSM
4 2 (16.67%) CMS
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Java EE
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 2 (16.67%) CMDB
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (8.33%) TIBCO EMS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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%) JCAPS
2 1 (8.33%) MQSeries
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
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 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
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 Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Java Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) TIBCO Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Middleware Architect
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
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
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) J2EE
2 4 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) SOAP
3 2 (16.67%) Java EE
4 1 (8.33%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (8.33%) JSF
4 1 (8.33%) WSDL
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) JSP
4 1 (8.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (16.67%) CMDB
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%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow
3 2 (16.67%) ITSM
3 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
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%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VB6
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) VB
2 1 (8.33%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Axway
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) TIBCO
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) BMC
2 2 (16.67%) CA
2 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft