The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Newbury region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 12 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing Java 11 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 6.79% 1.37% 5.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.35% 10.53% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Average daily rate £325 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £363 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £363 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Programming Languages Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
34 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 20.99% 13.01% 20.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 15
Average daily rate £250 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £381 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Java
Berkshire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Java Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 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 28 (73.68%) Telecoms
2 20 (52.63%) Oracle
2 20 (52.63%) UNIX
3 18 (47.37%) SOA
4 13 (34.21%) Linux
4 13 (34.21%) Web Services
5 12 (31.58%) J2EE
6 11 (28.95%) XML
6 11 (28.95%) Oracle Database
7 10 (26.32%) SQL
8 9 (23.68%) Perl
8 9 (23.68%) WebLogic
8 9 (23.68%) Finance
8 9 (23.68%) Problem Management
8 9 (23.68%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (21.05%) Business Continuity
9 8 (21.05%) SOAP
9 8 (21.05%) JBoss
10 7 (18.42%) Apache
10 7 (18.42%) C
10 7 (18.42%) HTML
10 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
10 7 (18.42%) Workflow
10 7 (18.42%) Billing
10 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
11 6 (15.79%) Scrum
11 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
11 6 (15.79%) MySQL
11 6 (15.79%) CSS
12 5 (13.16%) PL/SQL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (23.68%) WebLogic
2 7 (18.42%) Apache
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.63%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (5.26%) Magento
3 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.16%) Wireless
3 4 (10.53%) Internet
4 1 (2.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) Oracle Database
2 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
3 6 (15.79%) MySQL
4 5 (13.16%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Cucumber
1 4 (10.53%) Selenium
2 2 (5.26%) Ranorex
2 2 (5.26%) NUnit
2 2 (5.26%) JIRA
2 2 (5.26%) WinRunner
2 2 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (5.26%) JUnit
3 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
General
1 28 (73.68%) Telecoms
2 9 (23.68%) Finance
3 7 (18.42%) Billing
4 2 (5.26%) Retail
5 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.89%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Perl Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Perl Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Domain Architect
4 3 (7.89%) UI Programmer
4 3 (7.89%) UI Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) Web Services
2 12 (31.58%) J2EE
3 11 (28.95%) XML
4 8 (21.05%) SOAP
5 7 (18.42%) HTML
6 6 (15.79%) CSS
7 5 (13.16%) REST
8 4 (10.53%) HTML5
8 4 (10.53%) Ajax
8 4 (10.53%) JSON
8 4 (10.53%) .NET
9 3 (7.89%) WSDL
9 3 (7.89%) CGI
9 3 (7.89%) jQuery
9 3 (7.89%) Ext JS
9 3 (7.89%) CSS3
10 2 (5.26%) Hibernate
10 2 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (5.26%) RESTful
11 1 (2.63%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (10.53%) RIA
2 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.26%) Open Source
3 2 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (52.63%) UNIX
2 13 (34.21%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Windows
3 2 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) SOA
2 9 (23.68%) Problem Management
2 9 (23.68%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (21.05%) Business Continuity
4 7 (18.42%) Workflow
5 6 (15.79%) Scrum
6 5 (13.16%) Service Management
6 5 (13.16%) Migration
7 4 (10.53%) MVC
8 3 (7.89%) ITIL
8 3 (7.89%) Process Management
8 3 (7.89%) OO
8 3 (7.89%) CRM
8 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.89%) OWASP
8 3 (7.89%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (5.26%) Revenue Management
9 2 (5.26%) User Stories
9 2 (5.26%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 9 (23.68%) Perl
3 7 (18.42%) C
4 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.16%) PL/SQL
5 5 (13.16%) C#
6 4 (10.53%) Ruby
7 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
7 3 (7.89%) Groovy
8 2 (5.26%) Apex Code
8 2 (5.26%) C++
8 2 (5.26%) PHP
8 2 (5.26%) VB
8 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.63%) Python
9 1 (2.63%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) MOM
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Oracle
2 8 (21.05%) JBoss
3 2 (5.26%) Demandware
3 2 (5.26%) hybris
3 2 (5.26%) VMware
3 2 (5.26%) ATG
3 2 (5.26%) Siebel
3 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.63%) SAP
4 1 (2.63%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.63%) Apple
4 1 (2.63%) JD Edwards
Newbury, Berkshire
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