The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 10 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Java 15 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 8.47% 7.77% 5.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.06% 45.45% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 8
Average daily rate
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£428 £600 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.75% +17.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £600 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £620 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £366 £365
% change year-on-year
+9.36% +0.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.13% +2.77%
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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
68 33 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 38.42% 17.10% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 10 24
Average daily rate £375 £525 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £610 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Average hourly rate £45.50 £42.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.05% +25.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 9 (34.62%) CSS
2 9 (34.62%) HTML
2 9 (34.62%) OO
3 8 (30.77%) UML
4 6 (23.08%) Web Services
4 6 (23.08%) SQL
4 6 (23.08%) Adobe
5 5 (19.23%) JSP
5 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
5 5 (19.23%) jQuery
6 4 (15.38%) MooTools
6 4 (15.38%) Android
6 4 (15.38%) Dojo
6 4 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (15.38%) NetBeans
6 4 (15.38%) Electronics
6 4 (15.38%) Servlets
6 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 4 (15.38%) Photoshop
6 4 (15.38%) XML
6 4 (15.38%) Eclipse
6 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
6 4 (15.38%) GIMP
6 4 (15.38%) HTML5
6 4 (15.38%) CSS3
6 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
6 4 (15.38%) Android Development
7 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.69%) Confluence
2 2 (7.69%) Node.js
2 2 (7.69%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Photoshop
1 4 (15.38%) GIMP
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) SSH
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQLite
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) NetBeans
1 4 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.69%) JUnit
2 2 (7.69%) Mocha
2 2 (7.69%) QUnit
2 2 (7.69%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 4 (15.38%) Electronics
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Military
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Development Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Android Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (7.69%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (7.69%) Perl Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Security Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) CSS
1 9 (34.62%) HTML
2 6 (23.08%) Web Services
3 5 (19.23%) JSP
3 5 (19.23%) jQuery
4 4 (15.38%) MooTools
4 4 (15.38%) Dojo
4 4 (15.38%) Servlets
4 4 (15.38%) XML
4 4 (15.38%) HTML5
4 4 (15.38%) CSS3
4 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 3 (11.54%) Swing
6 2 (7.69%) Grails
6 2 (7.69%) Spring
6 2 (7.69%) JSON
6 2 (7.69%) J2EE
6 2 (7.69%) JDBC
6 2 (7.69%) XSD
6 2 (7.69%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Open Source
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) DTV
3 1 (3.85%) AS400
3 1 (3.85%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (3.85%) IPTV
3 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.85%) Taxonomies
3 1 (3.85%) Wiki
3 1 (3.85%) Physics
3 1 (3.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Android
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) OO
2 8 (30.77%) UML
3 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
4 4 (15.38%) Android Development
5 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.54%) Scrum
6 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
6 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Resource Management
6 2 (7.69%) TDD
6 2 (7.69%) MVC
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) ITSM
6 2 (7.69%) OOP
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (3.85%) Analytics
7 1 (3.85%) DevOps
7 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
3 3 (11.54%) Perl
4 2 (7.69%) Groovy
4 2 (7.69%) XPath
4 2 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) Python
5 1 (3.85%) ABAP
5 1 (3.85%) C
5 1 (3.85%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) CISSP
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) PhD
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) CISA
3 1 (3.85%) ISSAP
3 1 (3.85%) MCTS
3 1 (3.85%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) OpenIDM
1 1 (3.85%) OpenAM
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Adobe
2 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) SAP
3 2 (7.69%) IBM
3 2 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (3.85%) ForgeRock
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.85%) McAfee
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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