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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 25 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing Java 45 63 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 5.58% 6.81% 4.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.07% 24.51% 16.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 41 16
Median daily rate £440 £365 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.54% -3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £470 £588
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 £40.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +15.37%
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
236 257 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.28% 27.78% 28.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 181 105
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Median hourly rate £9.00 £45.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +136.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 37 (33.04%) SQL
2 35 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 33 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 25 (22.32%) JavaScript
5 25 (22.32%) Oracle
6 23 (20.54%) Python
7 21 (18.75%) JBoss
7 21 (18.75%) Software Engineering
7 21 (18.75%) DevOps
8 20 (17.86%) Spring
8 20 (17.86%) .NET
9 19 (16.96%) Linux
10 18 (16.07%) C#
10 18 (16.07%) MVC
11 17 (15.18%) Windows
12 16 (14.29%) Unix
12 16 (14.29%) SOAP
12 16 (14.29%) XML
12 16 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (14.29%) REST
13 15 (13.39%) CSS
14 14 (12.50%) PHP
14 14 (12.50%) Web Services
15 13 (11.61%) PL/SQL
15 13 (11.61%) C++
15 13 (11.61%) Microsoft
15 13 (11.61%) Web Development
15 13 (11.61%) SoapUI
16 12 (10.71%) Node.js

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 21 (18.75%) JBoss
2 10 (8.93%) IIS
3 5 (4.46%) Drupal
3 5 (4.46%) Joomla!
3 5 (4.46%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.46%) WordPress
4 4 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.68%) CMS
5 3 (2.68%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.68%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.89%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.89%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.89%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (0.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Magento
1 1 (0.89%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.14%) OpenShift
3 2 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.89%) Boomi
4 1 (0.89%) Office 365
4 1 (0.89%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.71%) HTTP
2 6 (5.36%) DNS
2 6 (5.36%) Network Security
2 6 (5.36%) SSL
3 5 (4.46%) Internet
3 5 (4.46%) Wireshark
4 4 (3.57%) Firewall
5 3 (2.68%) Kerberos
6 2 (1.79%) VPN
7 1 (0.89%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.89%) DHCP
7 1 (0.89%) DMZ
7 1 (0.89%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.89%) IPsec
7 1 (0.89%) LAN
7 1 (0.89%) NAS
7 1 (0.89%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.89%) SSH
7 1 (0.89%) WAN
7 1 (0.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.25%) MySQL
2 7 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 7 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.36%) Big Data
3 6 (5.36%) Hadoop
3 6 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.57%) Datazen
4 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.68%) GIS
5 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (2.68%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.79%) DB2
6 2 (1.79%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.89%) HBase
7 1 (0.89%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 13 (11.61%) SoapUI
2 12 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 11 (9.82%) Git (software)
4 10 (8.93%) Eclipse
5 9 (8.04%) Visual Studio
6 8 (7.14%) Maven
7 5 (4.46%) Fiddler
7 5 (4.46%) Hudson
8 4 (3.57%) Subversion
9 3 (2.68%) JIRA
9 3 (2.68%) JMeter
9 3 (2.68%) JUnit
9 3 (2.68%) Selenium
9 3 (2.68%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.89%) Ant
11 1 (0.89%) Cobertura
11 1 (0.89%) Liquibase
11 1 (0.89%) Toad
11 1 (0.89%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (8.93%) Finance
2 6 (5.36%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.46%) Marketing
4 3 (2.68%) German Language
5 2 (1.79%) Games
6 1 (0.89%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.89%) Electronics
6 1 (0.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (40.18%) Developer
2 32 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 13 (11.61%) Analyst
4 10 (8.93%) Test Analyst
5 9 (8.04%) Support Engineer
5 9 (8.04%) Team Leader
6 8 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (7.14%) SQL Developer
7 7 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (6.25%) Technical Manager
8 6 (5.36%) Architect
8 6 (5.36%) Consultant
8 6 (5.36%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.46%) PL/SQL Developer
10 4 (3.57%) Development Engineer
10 4 (3.57%) Escalation Engineer
10 4 (3.57%) Java Engineer
10 4 (3.57%) Security Manager
10 4 (3.57%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.86%) .NET
1 20 (17.86%) Spring
2 16 (14.29%) REST
2 16 (14.29%) SOAP
2 16 (14.29%) XML
3 15 (13.39%) CSS
4 14 (12.50%) Web Services
5 12 (10.71%) HTML
5 12 (10.71%) Java EE
5 12 (10.71%) Node.js
6 10 (8.93%) ASP.NET
6 10 (8.93%) Hibernate
7 9 (8.04%) .NET Framework
7 9 (8.04%) ADO.NET
7 9 (8.04%) RESTful
8 6 (5.36%) Ajax
8 6 (5.36%) AngularJS
8 6 (5.36%) Spring MVC
8 6 (5.36%) WCF
9 5 (4.46%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.04%) Virtual Team
2 6 (5.36%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.46%) Cryptography
3 5 (4.46%) PKI
4 4 (3.57%) Digital Media
4 4 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.68%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.79%) W3C
7 1 (0.89%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.89%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.96%) Linux
2 17 (15.18%) Windows
3 16 (14.29%) Unix
4 6 (5.36%) CentOS
4 6 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.79%) Android
5 2 (1.79%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.89%) AIX
6 1 (0.89%) HPUX
6 1 (0.89%) SUSE
6 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (18.75%) DevOps
2 21 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 18 (16.07%) MVC
4 13 (11.61%) Web Development
5 11 (9.82%) Scrum
6 10 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (8.93%) Functional Testing
6 10 (8.93%) Test Scripting
7 9 (8.04%) Mentoring
7 9 (8.04%) SDLC
7 9 (8.04%) Use Case
8 8 (7.14%) TDD
9 6 (5.36%) BDD
9 6 (5.36%) Data Modelling
9 6 (5.36%) ITIL
9 6 (5.36%) Kanban
10 5 (4.46%) Data Protection
10 5 (4.46%) Multithreading
10 5 (4.46%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 37 (33.04%) SQL
2 25 (22.32%) JavaScript
3 23 (20.54%) Python
4 18 (16.07%) C#
5 14 (12.50%) PHP
6 13 (11.61%) C++
6 13 (11.61%) PL/SQL
7 12 (10.71%) Bash Shell
7 12 (10.71%) Ruby
8 11 (9.82%) C
9 9 (8.04%) T-SQL
10 8 (7.14%) VB.NET
11 7 (6.25%) VB
12 5 (4.46%) Scala
13 4 (3.57%) Perl
13 4 (3.57%) PowerShell
13 4 (3.57%) R
13 4 (3.57%) Shell Script
13 4 (3.57%) VB6
14 1 (0.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 32 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.46%) Degree
3 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.68%) MCITP
4 3 (2.68%) MCTS
5 2 (1.79%) GIAC
5 2 (1.79%) MCSD
5 2 (1.79%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.82%) Docker
2 6 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.57%) vSphere
4 3 (2.68%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.89%) KVM
5 1 (0.89%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (8.93%) Kubernetes
2 5 (4.46%) Ansible
3 3 (2.68%) Puppet
4 1 (0.89%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.89%) Mesos
4 1 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.89%) SELinux
4 1 (0.89%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 25 (22.32%) Oracle
2 13 (11.61%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.25%) VMware
4 3 (2.68%) LANDesk
5 2 (1.79%) IBM
5 2 (1.79%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.79%) Remedy
5 2 (1.79%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.89%) ATG
6 1 (0.89%) Citrix
6 1 (0.89%) Concur
6 1 (0.89%) Dell
6 1 (0.89%) Endeca
6 1 (0.89%) F5
6 1 (0.89%) ForgeRock
6 1 (0.89%) Juniper
6 1 (0.89%) NetApp
6 1 (0.89%) SAP
6 1 (0.89%) SmartCo
6 1 (0.89%) Sybase
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