The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 3 26 11
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -15
Contract jobs citing Java 35 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 18.13% 0.52% 6.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.21% 1.61% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 0 5
Median daily rate £360 - £330
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 - £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.58%
Java
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
81 62 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 41.97% 31.96% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 33 25
Median daily rate £360 £350 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £396 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 9
Median hourly rate £45.50 £36.56 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% -13.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for Java.

1 18 (50.00%) Oracle
1 18 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (47.22%) SQL
3 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (36.11%) C++
5 13 (36.11%) HTML
5 13 (36.11%) CSS
6 12 (33.33%) C
6 12 (33.33%) Perl
7 11 (30.56%) Unix
7 11 (30.56%) Linux
8 10 (27.78%) STL
8 10 (27.78%) Web Services
8 10 (27.78%) MVC
9 9 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 9 (25.00%) Multithreading
10 7 (19.44%) C#
11 6 (16.67%) Web Development
11 6 (16.67%) Java EE
11 6 (16.67%) Spring
12 5 (13.89%) Network Security
12 5 (13.89%) jQuery
12 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (13.89%) REST
12 5 (13.89%) Digital Media
12 5 (13.89%) PHP
12 5 (13.89%) .NET
12 5 (13.89%) MySQL
12 5 (13.89%) Swing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.11%) CMS
1 4 (11.11%) Mule
1 4 (11.11%) Mule ESB
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.78%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) GIMP
1 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Network Security
2 3 (8.33%) HTTP
2 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) MySQL
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.78%) Big Data
3 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.78%) HBase
3 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) JUnit
1 2 (5.56%) Selenium
1 2 (5.56%) TestNG
2 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.78%) NetBeans
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Developer
2 14 (38.89%) Software Engineer
3 11 (30.56%) Java Engineer
4 10 (27.78%) Architect
5 9 (25.00%) C++ Developer
5 9 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
5 9 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (22.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 8 (22.22%) Java Developer
6 8 (22.22%) Java Software Engineer
6 8 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
7 7 (19.44%) Linux Developer
7 7 (19.44%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (19.44%) SQL Developer
8 6 (16.67%) C++/Java Developer
8 6 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
9 5 (13.89%) Unix Developer
10 4 (11.11%) Java Swing Developer
10 4 (11.11%) ServiceNow Developer
10 4 (11.11%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) CSS
1 13 (36.11%) HTML
2 10 (27.78%) STL
2 10 (27.78%) Web Services
3 9 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 6 (16.67%) Java EE
4 6 (16.67%) Spring
5 5 (13.89%) .NET
5 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
5 5 (13.89%) jQuery
5 5 (13.89%) REST
5 5 (13.89%) Swing
6 4 (11.11%) Ajax
6 4 (11.11%) XML
7 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
7 3 (8.33%) RESTful
7 3 (8.33%) SOAP
7 3 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (5.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Digital Media
2 4 (11.11%) CMDB
3 2 (5.56%) User Experience
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Linux
1 11 (30.56%) Unix
2 3 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (27.78%) MVC
4 9 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 6 (16.67%) Web Development
6 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.89%) CRM
6 5 (13.89%) ERP
7 4 (11.11%) Content Management
8 3 (8.33%) Analytics
8 3 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
8 3 (8.33%) ITIL
8 3 (8.33%) Logistics
8 3 (8.33%) Scrum
8 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
9 2 (5.56%) DevOps
9 2 (5.56%) Kanban
9 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) SQL
2 16 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 13 (36.11%) C++
4 12 (33.33%) C
4 12 (33.33%) Perl
5 7 (19.44%) C#
6 5 (13.89%) PHP
7 3 (8.33%) Ada
7 3 (8.33%) Tcl
8 1 (2.78%) ABAP
8 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Oozie
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 2 (5.56%) BMC
3 2 (5.56%) CA
3 2 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) Adobe
4 1 (2.78%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.78%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) VMware