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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 3 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Contract jobs citing Java 30 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 21.28% 4.38% 6.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.15% 13.46% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 7
Median daily rate £368 £371 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.01% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £350 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £392 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
65 52 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 46.10% 32.50% 31.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 29 51
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £345 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +30.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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
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 3 December 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 32 (58.18%) Oracle
2 25 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 23 (41.82%) C++
3 23 (41.82%) SQL
4 22 (40.00%) Perl
4 22 (40.00%) Linux
5 21 (38.18%) C
6 19 (34.55%) JavaScript
6 19 (34.55%) Unix
6 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (30.91%) Web Services
8 16 (29.09%) STL
9 15 (27.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 15 (27.27%) Multithreading
9 15 (27.27%) CSS
10 14 (25.45%) HTML
10 14 (25.45%) Python
11 13 (23.64%) Spring
11 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (23.64%) MySQL
12 12 (21.82%) Mule
12 12 (21.82%) Java EE
12 12 (21.82%) MVC
12 12 (21.82%) Mule ESB
13 11 (20.00%) Finance
13 11 (20.00%) Legal
14 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
15 9 (16.36%) Windows
15 9 (16.36%) HTTP
15 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared

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 12 (21.82%) Mule
1 12 (21.82%) Mule ESB
2 2 (3.64%) Apache Pig
2 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.82%) Apache
3 1 (1.82%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.82%) CMS
3 1 (1.82%) JBoss
3 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) SaaS
2 3 (5.45%) OpenShift
3 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.64%) Force.com
4 1 (1.82%) PaaS
4 1 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) HTTP
2 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.64%) WebEx
4 1 (1.82%) DNS
4 1 (1.82%) Firewall
4 1 (1.82%) LDAP
4 1 (1.82%) Network Security
4 1 (1.82%) VLAN
4 1 (1.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) MySQL
2 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.27%) Big Data
4 4 (7.27%) Hadoop
5 3 (5.45%) Apache Hive
5 3 (5.45%) HBase
6 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.82%) DB2
6 1 (1.82%) Mahout
6 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.45%) Subversion
2 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.82%) JUnit
2 1 (1.82%) Maven
2 1 (1.82%) TestNG
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
1 11 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (1.82%) Publishing
2 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (69.09%) Developer
2 21 (38.18%) Software Engineer
3 16 (29.09%) C++ Developer
3 16 (29.09%) C++ Software Developer
3 16 (29.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 16 (29.09%) Java Developer
4 15 (27.27%) Architect
4 15 (27.27%) C++ Software Engineer
4 15 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
4 15 (27.27%) Oracle Developer
5 14 (25.45%) Linux Developer
5 14 (25.45%) Linux Software Architect
5 14 (25.45%) Oracle Architect
5 14 (25.45%) Software Architect
5 14 (25.45%) SQL Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Administrator
8 3 (5.45%) Consultant
8 3 (5.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.91%) Web Services
2 16 (29.09%) STL
3 15 (27.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 15 (27.27%) CSS
4 14 (25.45%) HTML
5 13 (23.64%) Spring
6 12 (21.82%) Java EE
7 4 (7.27%) XML
8 3 (5.45%) RESTful
9 2 (3.64%) Mason
9 2 (3.64%) REST
9 2 (3.64%) Swing
9 2 (3.64%) Visualforce
10 1 (1.82%) .NET
10 1 (1.82%) jQuery
10 1 (1.82%) JSON
10 1 (1.82%) JSP
10 1 (1.82%) Middleware
10 1 (1.82%) SailPoint
10 1 (1.82%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.64%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.82%) CMDB
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.82%) Neural Network
3 1 (1.82%) Physics
3 1 (1.82%) Social Network
3 1 (1.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.00%) Linux
2 19 (34.55%) Unix
3 9 (16.36%) Windows
4 2 (3.64%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.82%) Android
5 1 (1.82%) Solaris
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (27.27%) Multithreading
4 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (21.82%) MVC
6 6 (10.91%) Embedded Software Development
6 6 (10.91%) OO
7 5 (9.09%) Scrum
8 4 (7.27%) Load Balancing
8 4 (7.27%) OOP
8 4 (7.27%) TDD
9 3 (5.45%) BDD
9 3 (5.45%) Microservices
9 3 (5.45%) SOLID
10 2 (3.64%) Integration Testing
10 2 (3.64%) Kanban
10 2 (3.64%) MapReduce
10 2 (3.64%) Open Source
10 2 (3.64%) Test Strategy
10 2 (3.64%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.82%) C++
1 23 (41.82%) SQL
2 22 (40.00%) Perl
3 21 (38.18%) C
4 19 (34.55%) JavaScript
5 14 (25.45%) Python
6 6 (10.91%) Ada
6 6 (10.91%) C#
6 6 (10.91%) Tcl
7 2 (3.64%) Apex Code
7 2 (3.64%) Scala
7 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.82%) ABAP
8 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.82%) PHP
8 1 (1.82%) R
8 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.82%) Docker
1 1 (1.82%) KVM
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.64%) SCCM
2 1 (1.82%) Oozie
2 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (58.18%) Oracle
2 2 (3.64%) Adobe
2 2 (3.64%) Cisco
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.82%) BMC
3 1 (1.82%) CA
3 1 (1.82%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.82%) Hortonworks
3 1 (1.82%) HP
3 1 (1.82%) IBM
3 1 (1.82%) MapR
3 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.82%) SAP
3 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.82%) Sun
3 1 (1.82%) VMware