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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 5 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing Java 30 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 13.33% 8.41% 6.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 20.93% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 11
Median daily rate £360 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £428 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -67.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
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
90 86 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 40.00% 40.19% 33.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 47 46
Median daily rate £360 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £31.56 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.73% -23.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 25 (52.08%) SQL
1 25 (52.08%) Software Engineering
2 24 (50.00%) Oracle
3 21 (43.75%) Linux
4 19 (39.58%) Unix
4 19 (39.58%) C++
4 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 18 (37.50%) Perl
6 17 (35.42%) C
7 15 (31.25%) STL
8 14 (29.17%) Multithreading
8 14 (29.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 13 (27.08%) Web Services
10 12 (25.00%) CSS
10 12 (25.00%) HTML
11 10 (20.83%) MVC
12 7 (14.58%) C#
13 6 (12.50%) MySQL
13 6 (12.50%) OOP
13 6 (12.50%) Python
13 6 (12.50%) CRM
13 6 (12.50%) HTTP
13 6 (12.50%) Spring
13 6 (12.50%) Scrum
13 6 (12.50%) Web Development
13 6 (12.50%) Java EE
13 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (10.42%) Network Security
14 5 (10.42%) RESTful

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 (8.33%) CMS
1 4 (8.33%) Mule
1 4 (8.33%) Mule ESB
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.08%) JBoss
2 1 (2.08%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) OpenShift
1 3 (6.25%) SaaS
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.17%) Force.com
3 1 (2.08%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.08%) PaaS
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) HTTP
2 5 (10.42%) Network Security
3 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.17%) WebEx
5 1 (2.08%) DNS
5 1 (2.08%) Firewall
5 1 (2.08%) LDAP
5 1 (2.08%) VLAN
5 1 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) MySQL
2 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.17%) Apache Hive
3 2 (4.17%) Big Data
3 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.17%) HBase
4 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.08%) DB2
4 1 (2.08%) Mahout
4 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.25%) JUnit
1 3 (6.25%) Subversion
1 3 (6.25%) TestNG
2 2 (4.17%) Selenium
3 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.08%) Maven
General
1 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Developer
2 19 (39.58%) Software Engineer
3 16 (33.33%) Architect
4 14 (29.17%) C++ Developer
4 14 (29.17%) C++ Software Developer
4 14 (29.17%) C++ Software Engineer
5 13 (27.08%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 13 (27.08%) Linux Engineer
5 13 (27.08%) Oracle Developer
6 12 (25.00%) Linux Developer
6 12 (25.00%) SQL Developer
7 11 (22.92%) Java Engineer
8 8 (16.67%) Java Developer
8 8 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (16.67%) Linux Software Architect
8 8 (16.67%) Oracle Architect
8 8 (16.67%) Software Architect
9 6 (12.50%) C++/Java Developer
9 6 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
10 5 (10.42%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) STL
2 14 (29.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 13 (27.08%) Web Services
4 12 (25.00%) CSS
4 12 (25.00%) HTML
5 6 (12.50%) Java EE
5 6 (12.50%) Spring
6 5 (10.42%) .NET
6 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET
6 5 (10.42%) REST
6 5 (10.42%) RESTful
6 5 (10.42%) Swing
7 4 (8.33%) Ajax
7 4 (8.33%) jQuery
7 4 (8.33%) XML
8 3 (6.25%) SOAP
8 3 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.17%) Mason
9 2 (4.17%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Digital Media
2 4 (8.33%) CMDB
3 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) Data Extraction
4 2 (4.17%) User Experience
5 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.08%) Neural Network
5 1 (2.08%) Physics
5 1 (2.08%) Social Network
5 1 (2.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (43.75%) Linux
2 19 (39.58%) Unix
3 4 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (2.08%) Android
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) Software Engineering
2 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.17%) Multithreading
4 10 (20.83%) MVC
5 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (12.50%) CRM
5 6 (12.50%) OOP
5 6 (12.50%) Scrum
5 6 (12.50%) Web Development
6 5 (10.42%) ERP
6 5 (10.42%) OO
7 4 (8.33%) Analytics
7 4 (8.33%) Content Management
7 4 (8.33%) Test Strategy
8 3 (6.25%) BDD
8 3 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
8 3 (6.25%) Logistics
8 3 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (6.25%) TDD
8 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (52.08%) SQL
2 19 (39.58%) C++
3 18 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 18 (37.50%) Perl
4 17 (35.42%) C
5 7 (14.58%) C#
6 6 (12.50%) Python
7 5 (10.42%) PHP
8 3 (6.25%) Ada
8 3 (6.25%) Tcl
9 2 (4.17%) Apex Code
10 1 (2.08%) ABAP
10 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.08%) R
10 1 (2.08%) Ruby
10 1 (2.08%) Scala
10 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Apache Flume
1 1 (2.08%) Docker
1 1 (2.08%) KVM
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.08%) Oozie
2 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (8.33%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.17%) BMC
3 2 (4.17%) CA
3 2 (4.17%) Cisco
3 2 (4.17%) HP
3 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.08%) Google
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.08%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) VMware