The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Reading 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 31 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 41 48 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.55% 4.98% 4.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.08% 15.43% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 27
Average daily rate
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£380 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £243 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
255 311 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.30% 32.26% 24.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 140 127
Average daily rate £375 £381 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 7
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.90% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £16.07 £20.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £30.95 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Java
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Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 41 (47.13%) Spring
2 28 (32.18%) Web Services
3 26 (29.89%) Hibernate
4 21 (24.14%) Linux
5 19 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (19.54%) .NET
7 15 (17.24%) JavaScript
7 15 (17.24%) Oracle
8 14 (16.09%) HTML
8 14 (16.09%) XML
8 14 (16.09%) UNIX
9 13 (14.94%) SQL
9 13 (14.94%) J2EE
9 13 (14.94%) CSS
10 12 (13.79%) Shell Script
10 12 (13.79%) Unit Testing
10 12 (13.79%) Open Source
11 10 (11.49%) Selenium
11 10 (11.49%) Degree
11 10 (11.49%) TDD
11 10 (11.49%) Maven
11 10 (11.49%) Python
12 9 (10.34%) SOAP
12 9 (10.34%) Tomcat
12 9 (10.34%) Security Cleared
13 8 (9.20%) SC Cleared
13 8 (9.20%) JSON
13 8 (9.20%) CMS
13 8 (9.20%) Windows
13 8 (9.20%) Struts

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (10.34%) Tomcat
2 8 (9.20%) CMS
3 6 (6.90%) WebSphere
4 5 (5.75%) Alfresco
5 4 (4.60%) ArcGIS
6 3 (3.45%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.30%) Apache
7 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.30%) Oracle Spatial
7 2 (2.30%) Liferay
8 1 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (1.15%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.15%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.15%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.15%) Simulink
2 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.15%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) SaaS
2 3 (3.45%) Google App Engine
3 2 (2.30%) Force.com
4 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.15%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.15%) PaaS
4 1 (1.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.05%) HTTP
2 5 (5.75%) SSL
3 3 (3.45%) Firewall
3 3 (3.45%) VPN
3 3 (3.45%) ATM
3 3 (3.45%) SSH
4 2 (2.30%) SMTP
4 2 (2.30%) DNS
4 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.15%) IPsec
5 1 (1.15%) Internet
5 1 (1.15%) SNMP
5 1 (1.15%) LDAP
5 1 (1.15%) WAN
5 1 (1.15%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.15%) Ethereal
5 1 (1.15%) Network Security
5 1 (1.15%) tcpdump
5 1 (1.15%) snoop
5 1 (1.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.90%) MySQL
2 5 (5.75%) MongoDB
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.60%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.45%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.30%) DB2
5 2 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.30%) Pentaho
5 2 (2.30%) Redis
5 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.30%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.30%) Voldemort
5 2 (2.30%) BigTable
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.15%) Triplestore
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.15%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (11.49%) Maven
1 10 (11.49%) Selenium
2 8 (9.20%) JUnit
3 7 (8.05%) Eclipse
3 7 (8.05%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.05%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.75%) Subversion
4 5 (5.75%) JBehave
5 4 (4.60%) Ant
6 3 (3.45%) JMeter
6 3 (3.45%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (3.45%) JIRA
6 3 (3.45%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.45%) Gradle
6 3 (3.45%) Zephyr
7 2 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.30%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.30%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.15%) Mockito
8 1 (1.15%) Hamcrest
General
1 6 (6.90%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Publishing
3 3 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (1.15%) German Language
4 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.15%) Military
4 1 (1.15%) Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (68.97%) Developer
2 42 (48.28%) Java Developer
3 6 (6.90%) Senior Developer
4 5 (5.75%) Analyst
4 5 (5.75%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (5.75%) Designer
5 4 (4.60%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (4.60%) Software Engineer
5 4 (4.60%) Architect
5 4 (4.60%) Tester
6 3 (3.45%) Software Developer
6 3 (3.45%) Test Analyst
6 3 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (3.45%) Web Developer
6 3 (3.45%) Consultant
6 3 (3.45%) Administrator
6 3 (3.45%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (3.45%) Mobile Web Developer
6 3 (3.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (3.45%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (47.13%) Spring
2 28 (32.18%) Web Services
3 26 (29.89%) Hibernate
4 17 (19.54%) .NET
5 14 (16.09%) XML
5 14 (16.09%) HTML
6 13 (14.94%) J2EE
6 13 (14.94%) CSS
7 9 (10.34%) SOAP
8 8 (9.20%) Struts
8 8 (9.20%) JSON
9 7 (8.05%) RESTful
10 6 (6.90%) jQuery
10 6 (6.90%) HTML5
10 6 (6.90%) Ajax
11 4 (4.60%) VXML
11 4 (4.60%) JMS
11 4 (4.60%) CCXML
11 4 (4.60%) Struts2
11 4 (4.60%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) Open Source
2 5 (5.75%) GIS
2 5 (5.75%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.75%) Mathematics
2 5 (5.75%) Physics
2 5 (5.75%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.60%) Data Integration
3 4 (4.60%) Smartphone
4 3 (3.45%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.30%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.30%) Statistics
5 2 (2.30%) PKI
6 1 (1.15%) Ontologies
6 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.15%) W3C
6 1 (1.15%) iPhone
6 1 (1.15%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.15%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.14%) Linux
2 14 (16.09%) UNIX
3 8 (9.20%) Windows
4 4 (4.60%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.45%) Android
5 3 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.30%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.15%) Solaris
7 1 (1.15%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (13.79%) Unit Testing
3 10 (11.49%) TDD
4 7 (8.05%) MVC
4 7 (8.05%) Migration
4 7 (8.05%) Scrum
5 6 (6.90%) SOA
5 6 (6.90%) ETL
5 6 (6.90%) OO
6 5 (5.75%) E-Commerce
6 5 (5.75%) Software Engineering
6 5 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (4.60%) Time Management
7 4 (4.60%) BDD
7 4 (4.60%) Web Application Development
7 4 (4.60%) Content Management
7 4 (4.60%) Document Management
8 3 (3.45%) Validation
8 3 (3.45%) Data Modelling
8 3 (3.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.24%) JavaScript
2 13 (14.94%) SQL
3 12 (13.79%) Shell Script
4 10 (11.49%) Python
5 6 (6.90%) C#
5 6 (6.90%) C++
6 4 (4.60%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.45%) C
8 2 (2.30%) Ruby
8 2 (2.30%) Perl
8 2 (2.30%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.15%) R
9 1 (1.15%) Google Apps Script
9 1 (1.15%) Delphi
9 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.15%) VB
9 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.15%) Groovy
9 1 (1.15%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 10 (11.49%) Degree
2 9 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 8 (9.20%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.30%) CISSP
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.15%) MCSE
5 1 (1.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Nagios
1 1 (1.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (17.24%) Oracle
2 5 (5.75%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.60%) IBM
3 4 (4.60%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.60%) ESRI
3 4 (4.60%) Google
3 4 (4.60%) Sencha
4 3 (3.45%) Talend
4 3 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.45%) SAP
5 2 (2.30%) JBoss
5 2 (2.30%) Cisco
5 2 (2.30%) hybris
5 2 (2.30%) Nokia
6 1 (1.15%) F5
6 1 (1.15%) Akamai
6 1 (1.15%) Coremetrics
6 1 (1.15%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.15%) Autodesk
6 1 (1.15%) SolidWorks
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