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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
South East / Middlesex
Rank 5 24 10
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Contract jobs citing Java 19 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 14.62% 2.08% 8.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.18% 5.36% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 11
Median daily rate £375 £371 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -12.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £350 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £392 £505
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 £39.88 £43.13 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.53% +15.00%

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
44 56 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 33.85% 38.89% 36.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 30 48
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £330 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £398 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

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 January 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 January 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 (60.42%) Oracle
2 21 (43.75%) Software Engineering
3 20 (41.67%) C++
3 20 (41.67%) Perl
4 19 (39.58%) SQL
4 19 (39.58%) C
5 18 (37.50%) Linux
6 17 (35.42%) Unix
6 17 (35.42%) Web Services
6 17 (35.42%) JavaScript
7 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (29.17%) Multithreading
8 14 (29.17%) CSS
9 13 (27.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 13 (27.08%) STL
9 13 (27.08%) Python
9 13 (27.08%) HTML
10 12 (25.00%) Spring
10 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (25.00%) MySQL
11 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
11 11 (22.92%) Mule
11 11 (22.92%) Java EE
11 11 (22.92%) Security Cleared
11 11 (22.92%) Finance
11 11 (22.92%) Legal
11 11 (22.92%) MVC
11 11 (22.92%) Mule ESB
12 10 (20.83%) Windows
13 9 (18.75%) HTTP

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 (22.92%) Mule
1 11 (22.92%) Mule ESB
2 3 (6.25%) JBoss
3 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) OpenShift
1 3 (6.25%) SaaS
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.08%) Force.com
3 1 (2.08%) PaaS
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) HTTP
2 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.17%) WebEx
4 1 (2.08%) DNS
4 1 (2.08%) Firewall
4 1 (2.08%) LDAP
4 1 (2.08%) VLAN
4 1 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) MySQL
2 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.25%) Big Data
4 3 (6.25%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.17%) Apache Hive
5 2 (4.17%) HBase
6 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.08%) DB2
6 1 (2.08%) Mahout
6 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.25%) Subversion
2 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.17%) Maven
3 1 (2.08%) Artifactory
3 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.08%) JUnit
3 1 (2.08%) TestNG
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
1 11 (22.92%) Legal
2 1 (2.08%) Publishing
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (66.67%) Developer
2 19 (39.58%) Software Engineer
3 14 (29.17%) Architect
3 14 (29.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 14 (29.17%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (27.08%) C++ Developer
4 13 (27.08%) C++ Software Developer
4 13 (27.08%) C++ Software Engineer
4 13 (27.08%) Java Developer
4 13 (27.08%) Linux Developer
4 13 (27.08%) Linux Software Architect
4 13 (27.08%) Oracle Architect
4 13 (27.08%) Oracle Developer
4 13 (27.08%) Software Architect
4 13 (27.08%) SQL Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (6.25%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 2 (4.17%) SCCM Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (35.42%) Web Services
2 14 (29.17%) CSS
3 13 (27.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 13 (27.08%) HTML
3 13 (27.08%) STL
4 12 (25.00%) Spring
5 11 (22.92%) Java EE
6 3 (6.25%) XML
7 2 (4.17%) .NET
7 2 (4.17%) jBPM
7 2 (4.17%) RESTful
8 1 (2.08%) Cascading
8 1 (2.08%) HTML5
8 1 (2.08%) JSON
8 1 (2.08%) Mason
8 1 (2.08%) React
8 1 (2.08%) Redux
8 1 (2.08%) REST
8 1 (2.08%) Spring Security
8 1 (2.08%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.17%) Data Extraction
2 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.08%) Neural Network
2 1 (2.08%) Physics
2 1 (2.08%) Social Network
2 1 (2.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Linux
2 17 (35.42%) Unix
3 10 (20.83%) Windows
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.08%) Solaris
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) Software Engineering
2 16 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.17%) Multithreading
4 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (22.92%) MVC
6 6 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
6 6 (12.50%) OO
7 5 (10.42%) OOP
8 4 (8.33%) Scrum
8 4 (8.33%) TDD
9 3 (6.25%) BDD
9 3 (6.25%) Load Balancing
9 3 (6.25%) Microservices
9 3 (6.25%) SOLID
10 2 (4.17%) Integration Testing
10 2 (4.17%) Open Source
10 2 (4.17%) SOA
10 2 (4.17%) Test Strategy
11 1 (2.08%) Data Modelling
11 1 (2.08%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (41.67%) C++
1 20 (41.67%) Perl
2 19 (39.58%) C
2 19 (39.58%) SQL
3 17 (35.42%) JavaScript
4 13 (27.08%) Python
5 7 (14.58%) C#
6 6 (12.50%) Ada
6 6 (12.50%) Tcl
7 2 (4.17%) Scala
7 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.08%) ABAP
8 1 (2.08%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.08%) R
8 1 (2.08%) Ruby
8 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.08%) UniBasic
8 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
System Software
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
1 2 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (60.42%) Oracle
2 2 (4.17%) Adobe
2 2 (4.17%) Cisco
2 2 (4.17%) IBM
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.08%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.08%) Hortonworks
3 1 (2.08%) MapR
3 1 (2.08%) Redback
3 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.08%) SAP
3 1 (2.08%) Sun
3 1 (2.08%) VMware