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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 27 37 21
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Contract jobs citing Java 42 36 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 5.58% 3.83% 7.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.09% 14.94% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 43
Median daily rate £438 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £370 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £525 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
220 241 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.22% 25.67% 28.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 167 182
Median daily rate £400 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £287 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 1
Median hourly rate £19.63 £43.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.88% +16.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 35 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (31.71%) Spring
3 23 (28.05%) JavaScript
4 21 (25.61%) Oracle
5 19 (23.17%) SQL
5 19 (23.17%) Security Cleared
6 17 (20.73%) Hibernate
7 16 (19.51%) Web Services
7 16 (19.51%) Git (software)
8 15 (18.29%) SC Cleared
8 15 (18.29%) TDD
8 15 (18.29%) HTML
9 14 (17.07%) JUnit
9 14 (17.07%) Unix
9 14 (17.07%) CSS
9 14 (17.07%) SOAP
10 13 (15.85%) JBoss
10 13 (15.85%) SoapUI
10 13 (15.85%) Jenkins
11 12 (14.63%) Finance
11 12 (14.63%) Python
12 11 (13.41%) Linux
12 11 (13.41%) XML
12 11 (13.41%) REST
12 11 (13.41%) DevOps
13 10 (12.20%) BDD
13 10 (12.20%) AngularJS
13 10 (12.20%) MVC
13 10 (12.20%) Scrum
13 10 (12.20%) Maven

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 13 (15.85%) JBoss
2 8 (9.76%) Apache
3 6 (7.32%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.10%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (4.88%) Oracle Spatial
6 3 (3.66%) Apache Spark
6 3 (3.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (2.44%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.44%) CMS
7 2 (2.44%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (1.22%) ColdFusion
8 1 (1.22%) Confluence
8 1 (1.22%) GemFire
8 1 (1.22%) Mule
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle BPEL
8 1 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.22%) SAP hybris
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.22%) Sprinklr
1 1 (1.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.22%) GitHub
3 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) HTTP
1 3 (3.66%) SSH
1 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.44%) ICMP
2 2 (2.44%) PuTTY
3 1 (1.22%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) Hadoop
1 6 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (6.10%) GIS
2 5 (6.10%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.88%) MySQL
3 4 (4.88%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.66%) Big Data
4 3 (3.66%) HBase
4 3 (3.66%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.22%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.22%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.22%) MS Access
6 1 (1.22%) OLTP
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.22%) Redis
6 1 (1.22%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 16 (19.51%) Git (software)
2 14 (17.07%) JUnit
3 13 (15.85%) Jenkins
3 13 (15.85%) SoapUI
4 10 (12.20%) Maven
5 8 (9.76%) Eclipse
6 6 (7.32%) Cucumber
6 6 (7.32%) Subversion
6 6 (7.32%) TeamCity
7 5 (6.10%) JIRA
7 5 (6.10%) Selenium
8 3 (3.66%) JMeter
8 3 (3.66%) Mockito
8 3 (3.66%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.44%) Ant
9 2 (2.44%) Bugzilla
9 2 (2.44%) Gradle
9 2 (2.44%) JBehave
9 2 (2.44%) LoadRunner
9 2 (2.44%) Toad
General
1 12 (14.63%) Finance
2 7 (8.54%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.32%) Marketing
4 2 (2.44%) Games
4 2 (2.44%) Retail
5 1 (1.22%) Back Office
5 1 (1.22%) Electronics
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (51.22%) Developer
2 28 (34.15%) Java Developer
3 13 (15.85%) Analyst
4 9 (10.98%) Test Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.54%) Architect
6 7 (8.54%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Integration Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) Integration Test Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.66%) Automation Test Analyst
10 3 (3.66%) Java Engineer
10 3 (3.66%) Java Team Leader
10 3 (3.66%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.66%) SQL Developer
11 2 (2.44%) Senior Architect
11 2 (2.44%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (31.71%) Spring
2 17 (20.73%) Hibernate
3 16 (19.51%) Web Services
4 15 (18.29%) HTML
5 14 (17.07%) CSS
5 14 (17.07%) SOAP
6 11 (13.41%) REST
6 11 (13.41%) XML
7 10 (12.20%) AngularJS
7 10 (12.20%) Java EE
7 10 (12.20%) jQuery
8 7 (8.54%) RESTful
8 7 (8.54%) Spring MVC
9 6 (7.32%) Apache Camel
10 5 (6.10%) .NET
10 5 (6.10%) EJB
10 5 (6.10%) HTML5
10 5 (6.10%) J2EE
10 5 (6.10%) JPA
10 5 (6.10%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.44%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.44%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.22%) Blog
3 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.22%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.22%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.22%) Online Games
3 1 (1.22%) Social Media
3 1 (1.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.07%) Unix
2 11 (13.41%) Linux
3 5 (6.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.88%) Android
5 3 (3.66%) CentOS
5 3 (3.66%) Debian
5 3 (3.66%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.29%) TDD
3 11 (13.41%) DevOps
4 10 (12.20%) BDD
4 10 (12.20%) MVC
4 10 (12.20%) Scrum
5 9 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (10.98%) Software Engineering
6 8 (9.76%) Integration Testing
6 8 (9.76%) SOA
6 8 (9.76%) Use Case
7 7 (8.54%) Functional Testing
7 7 (8.54%) SDLC
7 7 (8.54%) Test Scripting
7 7 (8.54%) UML
7 7 (8.54%) Web Development
8 5 (6.10%) Front End Development
8 5 (6.10%) Open Source
8 5 (6.10%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.10%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 23 (28.05%) JavaScript
2 19 (23.17%) SQL
3 12 (14.63%) Python
4 6 (7.32%) Bash Shell
4 6 (7.32%) C++
5 5 (6.10%) C
5 5 (6.10%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.88%) Scala
6 4 (4.88%) VB
7 3 (3.66%) Ruby
7 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.22%) C#
8 1 (1.22%) Go
8 1 (1.22%) Groovy
8 1 (1.22%) PHP
8 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (23.17%) Security Cleared
2 15 (18.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.66%) Degree
4 1 (1.22%) GIAC
4 1 (1.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) Docker
2 1 (1.22%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) Ansible
2 4 (4.88%) Puppet
3 3 (3.66%) SELinux
4 2 (2.44%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.22%) Rancher
Vendors
1 21 (25.61%) Oracle
2 4 (4.88%) Adobe
3 3 (3.66%) IBM
3 3 (3.66%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.44%) SAP
5 1 (1.22%) Alterian
5 1 (1.22%) ATG
5 1 (1.22%) Endeca
5 1 (1.22%) Facebook
5 1 (1.22%) ForgeRock
5 1 (1.22%) hybris
5 1 (1.22%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.22%) Pega
5 1 (1.22%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.22%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.22%) Twitter
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £600 to £800 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago