The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Paddington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 3 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Java 16 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 34.04% 18.18% 3.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 94.12% 100.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
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£550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.37% -6.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Paddington region.

Programming Languages Category
Paddington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
17 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 36.17% 18.18% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
Average daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Paddington

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Paddington

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Paddington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Paddington region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Paddington

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Paddington

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Paddington 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 17 (100.00%) SOAP
1 17 (100.00%) REST
2 13 (76.47%) Degree
3 12 (70.59%) WebSphere
3 12 (70.59%) Atlassian
3 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
3 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (70.59%) TDD
3 12 (70.59%) Spring
3 12 (70.59%) Maven
3 12 (70.59%) Linux
3 12 (70.59%) Jenkins
3 12 (70.59%) BDD
3 12 (70.59%) Software Delivery
4 8 (47.06%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (47.06%) Open Source
4 8 (47.06%) OO
4 8 (47.06%) AIX
4 8 (47.06%) OOD
4 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 8 (47.06%) Tomcat
4 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
4 8 (47.06%) Unit Testing
4 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (47.06%) Java SE
4 8 (47.06%) Java EE
5 7 (41.18%) IBM
6 6 (35.29%) DB2
6 6 (35.29%) UNIX
6 6 (35.29%) Apache

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Paddington by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Paddington 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 12 (70.59%) WebSphere
2 8 (47.06%) Tomcat
3 6 (35.29%) Apache
4 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (23.53%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) LDAP
2 2 (11.76%) HTTP
2 2 (11.76%) VPN
2 2 (11.76%) SSL
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) DB2
2 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Maven
1 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
1 12 (70.59%) Jenkins
2 4 (23.53%) JBehave
2 4 (23.53%) Cucumber
2 4 (23.53%) SoapUI
2 4 (23.53%) JIRA
2 4 (23.53%) JUnit
3 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
3 3 (17.65%) NetBeans
General
1 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Software Engineer
1 8 (47.06%) Java Software Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Security Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Tester
3 2 (11.76%) Automation Tester
3 2 (11.76%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) SOAP
1 17 (100.00%) REST
2 12 (70.59%) Spring
3 8 (47.06%) Java SE
3 8 (47.06%) Java EE
4 4 (23.53%) Web Services
5 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
5 3 (17.65%) JSF
5 3 (17.65%) SailPoint
6 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
6 2 (11.76%) .NET
6 2 (11.76%) Middleware
7 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) DataPower
1 4 (23.53%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.76%) PKI
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) AIX
3 6 (35.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (70.59%) TDD
1 12 (70.59%) BDD
1 12 (70.59%) Software Delivery
2 8 (47.06%) Open Source
2 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
2 8 (47.06%) Unit Testing
2 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (47.06%) OO
2 8 (47.06%) OOD
2 8 (47.06%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
3 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Decision Table
3 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
3 4 (23.53%) User Stories
3 4 (23.53%) Automation Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) PCI DSS
2 3 (17.65%) COSO
2 3 (17.65%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Atlassian
2 7 (41.18%) IBM
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle
4 4 (23.53%) Cadence
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco
5 2 (11.76%) F5