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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
South East / Middlesex
Rank 4 25 14
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -11
Contract jobs citing Java 19 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 14.73% 1.31% 6.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.50% 3.28% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 8
Median daily rate £360 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £400 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.69 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +11.16%

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
40 61 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 31.01% 39.87% 36.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 38 42
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 £345 £330 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 1
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017, 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 29 (59.18%) Oracle
2 21 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 20 (40.82%) C
3 20 (40.82%) C++
3 20 (40.82%) Perl
4 18 (36.73%) Linux
5 17 (34.69%) Web Services
6 16 (32.65%) SQL
6 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (30.61%) Multithreading
7 15 (30.61%) Unix
8 14 (28.57%) CSS
8 14 (28.57%) STL
8 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 14 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (28.57%) Security Cleared
8 14 (28.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 13 (26.53%) Spring
9 13 (26.53%) HTML
10 12 (24.49%) Python
10 12 (24.49%) MVC
11 11 (22.45%) Finance
11 11 (22.45%) Legal
11 11 (22.45%) MySQL
11 11 (22.45%) Java EE
11 11 (22.45%) Mule
11 11 (22.45%) Mule ESB
12 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
13 9 (18.37%) Windows
14 7 (14.29%) C#

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 11 (22.45%) Mule
1 11 (22.45%) Mule ESB
2 3 (6.12%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (6.12%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.08%) JBoss
4 1 (2.04%) Apache
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.12%) GitHub
2 3 (6.12%) SaaS
3 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.08%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) HTTP
1 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) MySQL
2 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.12%) InfluxDB
4 2 (4.08%) Big Data
4 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.04%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.04%) HBase
5 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Jenkins
1 4 (8.16%) Maven
2 3 (6.12%) Ant
2 3 (6.12%) Gradle
3 1 (2.04%) Artifactory
3 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.04%) Mockito
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
1 11 (22.45%) Legal
2 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (65.31%) Developer
2 21 (42.86%) Software Engineer
3 16 (32.65%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 14 (28.57%) Architect
4 14 (28.57%) C++ Developer
4 14 (28.57%) C++ Software Developer
4 14 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
4 14 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 14 (28.57%) Linux Developer
4 14 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
4 14 (28.57%) Linux Software Architect
4 14 (28.57%) Oracle Architect
4 14 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
4 14 (28.57%) Software Architect
4 14 (28.57%) SQL Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (6.12%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
6 3 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) DevOps Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.69%) Web Services
2 14 (28.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 14 (28.57%) CSS
2 14 (28.57%) STL
3 13 (26.53%) HTML
3 13 (26.53%) Spring
4 11 (22.45%) Java EE
5 3 (6.12%) Sensu
5 3 (6.12%) XML
6 2 (4.08%) .NET
6 2 (4.08%) jBPM
6 2 (4.08%) Mason
6 2 (4.08%) Spring Security
6 2 (4.08%) Visualforce
7 1 (2.04%) HTML5
7 1 (2.04%) J2EE
7 1 (2.04%) jQuery
7 1 (2.04%) JSON
7 1 (2.04%) JSP
7 1 (2.04%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Virtual Team
2 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.73%) Linux
2 15 (30.61%) Unix
3 9 (18.37%) Windows
4 2 (4.08%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (30.61%) Multithreading
4 14 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (24.49%) MVC
6 6 (12.24%) Embedded Software Development
7 4 (8.16%) DevOps
8 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.12%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (6.12%) Scrum
8 3 (6.12%) Software Delivery
8 3 (6.12%) TDD
9 2 (4.08%) Kanban
9 2 (4.08%) Load Balancing
9 2 (4.08%) OO
9 2 (4.08%) SOA
10 1 (2.04%) CRM
10 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.04%) OOP
10 1 (2.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.82%) C
1 20 (40.82%) C++
1 20 (40.82%) Perl
2 16 (32.65%) SQL
3 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 12 (24.49%) Python
5 7 (14.29%) C#
6 6 (12.24%) Ada
6 6 (12.24%) Tcl
7 3 (6.12%) Ruby
8 2 (4.08%) Apex Code
9 1 (2.04%) ABAP
9 1 (2.04%) Scala
9 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.04%) UniBasic
9 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Ansible
1 3 (6.12%) Fluentd
1 3 (6.12%) Graphite
1 3 (6.12%) logstash
1 3 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.12%) Puppet
1 3 (6.12%) Salt
1 3 (6.12%) StatsD
1 3 (6.12%) ZABBIX
2 2 (4.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) Rackspace
3 2 (4.08%) Adobe
3 2 (4.08%) IBM
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.04%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.04%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.04%) MapR
4 1 (2.04%) Redback
4 1 (2.04%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) SAP
4 1 (2.04%) Sun