The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 19 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Contract jobs citing Java 2 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 1.36% 13.73% 10.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.25% 38.89% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 8
Average daily rate
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- £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.20% +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.16%
Java
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Newbury region.

Programming Languages Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
32 36 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 21.77% 35.29% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 13
Average daily rate £325 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £211 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £500 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the Newbury region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Newbury region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 8 (100.00%) Ajax
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) .NET
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle
4 5 (62.50%) JSP
4 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
5 4 (50.00%) Web 2.0
5 4 (50.00%) SaaS
5 4 (50.00%) CRM
5 4 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (50.00%) JSON
6 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
6 3 (37.50%) XML
6 3 (37.50%) MySQL
7 2 (25.00%) jQuery
7 2 (25.00%) JUnit
7 2 (25.00%) SOAP
7 2 (25.00%) Web Services
7 2 (25.00%) OO
7 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (25.00%) MVC
7 2 (25.00%) Subversion
7 2 (25.00%) Spring
8 1 (12.50%) JNDI
8 1 (12.50%) Maven
8 1 (12.50%) SEO

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) Confluence
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JUnit
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) SaaS Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior PHP Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Hybris Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Ajax
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) JSP
4 4 (50.00%) JSON
5 3 (37.50%) XML
6 2 (25.00%) jQuery
6 2 (25.00%) SOAP
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) Spring
7 1 (12.50%) JNDI
7 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
7 1 (12.50%) Apache Wicket
7 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
7 1 (12.50%) Zend Framework
7 1 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (12.50%) JMS
7 1 (12.50%) XSD
7 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Debian
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) SEO
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Data Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) B2C
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Scala
3 1 (12.50%) PHP5
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (12.50%) Pega
3 1 (12.50%) Zend
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) hybris