The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 28 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing Java 56 53 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.17% 5.91% 4.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.21% 18.15% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 34 26
Median daily rate £450 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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 Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
264 292 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.11% 32.55% 28.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 195 147
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £45.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +164.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Java.

1 62 (41.89%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (33.78%) Linux
3 43 (29.05%) SQL
4 42 (28.38%) JavaScript
4 42 (28.38%) Web Services
5 39 (26.35%) DevOps
6 36 (24.32%) Security Cleared
6 36 (24.32%) Python
7 32 (21.62%) RESTful
8 31 (20.95%) SC Cleared
9 28 (18.92%) Maven
10 27 (18.24%) JBoss
10 27 (18.24%) Oracle
10 27 (18.24%) Bash Shell
11 26 (17.57%) REST
11 26 (17.57%) Spring
12 24 (16.22%) Jenkins
13 23 (15.54%) Big Data
13 23 (15.54%) Ansible
13 23 (15.54%) XML
14 22 (14.86%) CSS
15 21 (14.19%) C#
16 20 (13.51%) Puppet
17 19 (12.84%) CentOS
17 19 (12.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 19 (12.84%) PL/SQL
17 19 (12.84%) .NET
17 19 (12.84%) SOAP
17 19 (12.84%) Windows
18 18 (12.16%) Software Engineering

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 27 (18.24%) JBoss
2 17 (11.49%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (11.49%) Node.js
3 10 (6.76%) IIS
3 10 (6.76%) Tomcat
4 8 (5.41%) Apache
5 5 (3.38%) Drupal
5 5 (3.38%) Joomla!
5 5 (3.38%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.38%) WordPress
6 3 (2.03%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.03%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.35%) CMS
7 2 (1.35%) nginx
7 2 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.68%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.68%) Confluence
8 1 (0.68%) GeoServer
8 1 (0.68%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (3.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.68%) Magento
1 1 (0.68%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.41%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.68%) Boomi
4 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.68%) Office 365
4 1 (0.68%) Scribe Online
4 1 (0.68%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.11%) HTTP
2 7 (4.73%) Internet
3 6 (4.05%) Network Security
3 6 (4.05%) SSL
4 5 (3.38%) DNS
4 5 (3.38%) Wireshark
5 4 (2.70%) Kerberos
6 3 (2.03%) Firewall
6 3 (2.03%) SSH
7 2 (1.35%) VPN
7 2 (1.35%) Wireless
8 1 (0.68%) 802.15
8 1 (0.68%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.68%) DMZ
8 1 (0.68%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.68%) IPsec
8 1 (0.68%) LAN
8 1 (0.68%) WAN
8 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.68%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.54%) Big Data
2 10 (6.76%) MySQL
2 10 (6.76%) NoSQL
3 9 (6.08%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (6.08%) Hadoop
3 9 (6.08%) SQL Server
4 8 (5.41%) Riak
5 7 (4.73%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.38%) Datazen
6 5 (3.38%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.38%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.38%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.70%) Apache Hive
7 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.03%) GIS
8 3 (2.03%) HBase
9 2 (1.35%) DB2
9 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (18.92%) Maven
2 24 (16.22%) Jenkins
3 17 (11.49%) Git (software)
4 14 (9.46%) Eclipse
5 12 (8.11%) Selenium
5 12 (8.11%) SoapUI
6 10 (6.76%) Ant
6 10 (6.76%) Cucumber
6 10 (6.76%) Visual Studio
7 7 (4.73%) Hudson
7 7 (4.73%) JUnit
7 7 (4.73%) Subversion
8 6 (4.05%) TeamCity
9 5 (3.38%) Fiddler
9 5 (3.38%) JIRA
9 5 (3.38%) JMeter
10 4 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (2.03%) Artifactory
11 3 (2.03%) Checkstyle
11 3 (2.03%) Liquibase
General
1 9 (6.08%) Finance
2 8 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.38%) Marketing
4 3 (2.03%) German Language
5 2 (1.35%) Electronics
5 2 (1.35%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Advertising
6 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (42.57%) Developer
2 47 (31.76%) Java Developer
3 23 (15.54%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (12.16%) Senior Developer
5 15 (10.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 14 (9.46%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 13 (8.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 13 (8.78%) Linux Engineer
8 10 (6.76%) Consultant
9 9 (6.08%) Linux Developer
9 9 (6.08%) Support Engineer
10 8 (5.41%) Architect
10 8 (5.41%) Big Data Developer
10 8 (5.41%) SC Cleared Java Developer
11 7 (4.73%) Analyst
11 7 (4.73%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 7 (4.73%) Software Engineer
11 7 (4.73%) SQL Developer
11 7 (4.73%) Team Leader
11 7 (4.73%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (28.38%) Web Services
2 32 (21.62%) RESTful
3 26 (17.57%) REST
3 26 (17.57%) Spring
4 23 (15.54%) XML
5 22 (14.86%) CSS
6 19 (12.84%) .NET
6 19 (12.84%) SOAP
7 18 (12.16%) Java EE
8 16 (10.81%) HTML
9 15 (10.14%) Hibernate
10 13 (8.78%) ELK Stack
10 13 (8.78%) Sensu
11 10 (6.76%) ADO.NET
11 10 (6.76%) ASP.NET
12 9 (6.08%) .NET Framework
12 9 (6.08%) J2EE
13 8 (5.41%) Ajax
14 7 (4.73%) JSON
14 7 (4.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.43%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.05%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.38%) Cryptography
3 5 (3.38%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (3.38%) PKI
4 3 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.03%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.35%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.35%) W3C
6 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.68%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.68%) FMCG
6 1 (0.68%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 50 (33.78%) Linux
2 19 (12.84%) CentOS
2 19 (12.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 19 (12.84%) Windows
3 14 (9.46%) Unix
4 13 (8.78%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.35%) AIX
6 1 (0.68%) HPUX
6 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.68%) SUSE
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (41.89%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (26.35%) DevOps
3 18 (12.16%) Software Engineering
3 18 (12.16%) TDD
4 16 (10.81%) MVC
5 15 (10.14%) Unit Testing
6 14 (9.46%) Configuration Management
6 14 (9.46%) Scrum
7 9 (6.08%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (6.08%) Mentoring
7 9 (6.08%) Secure Coding
7 9 (6.08%) Web Development
8 8 (5.41%) BDD
8 8 (5.41%) Functional Testing
8 8 (5.41%) Open Source
9 7 (4.73%) Business Continuity
9 7 (4.73%) Document Management
9 7 (4.73%) Information Governance
9 7 (4.73%) SDLC
9 7 (4.73%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 43 (29.05%) SQL
2 42 (28.38%) JavaScript
3 36 (24.32%) Python
4 27 (18.24%) Bash Shell
5 21 (14.19%) C#
6 19 (12.84%) PL/SQL
7 18 (12.16%) Ruby
8 11 (7.43%) PHP
9 10 (6.76%) C++
9 10 (6.76%) T-SQL
10 9 (6.08%) C
10 9 (6.08%) VB.NET
11 8 (5.41%) Shell Script
12 5 (3.38%) R
12 5 (3.38%) Scala
13 4 (2.70%) Perl
13 4 (2.70%) PowerShell
13 4 (2.70%) VB
13 4 (2.70%) VB6
14 1 (0.68%) Go
Qualifications
1 36 (24.32%) Security Cleared
2 31 (20.95%) SC Cleared
3 15 (10.14%) Degree
4 6 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.03%) MCITP
5 3 (2.03%) MCSD
5 3 (2.03%) MCSE
5 3 (2.03%) MCTS
6 2 (1.35%) GIAC
7 1 (0.68%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.73%) SLA
2 3 (2.03%) QA
System Software
1 12 (8.11%) Docker
2 5 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.70%) vSphere
4 2 (1.35%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.68%) KVM
5 1 (0.68%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (15.54%) Ansible
2 20 (13.51%) Puppet
3 15 (10.14%) Graphite
4 13 (8.78%) logstash
4 13 (8.78%) Terraform
5 9 (6.08%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.35%) Kibana
6 2 (1.35%) Nagios
6 2 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.35%) Rsyslog
7 1 (0.68%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.68%) Mesos
7 1 (0.68%) SELinux
7 1 (0.68%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 27 (18.24%) Oracle
2 16 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.05%) VMware
4 4 (2.70%) ATG
4 4 (2.70%) hybris
5 3 (2.03%) LANDesk
5 3 (2.03%) Remedy
6 2 (1.35%) HP
6 2 (1.35%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.35%) SAP
6 2 (1.35%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.68%) Adobe
7 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.68%) Citrix
7 1 (0.68%) Dell
7 1 (0.68%) F5
7 1 (0.68%) ForgeRock
7 1 (0.68%) IBM
7 1 (0.68%) Pega
7 1 (0.68%) Sybase
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