The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 5 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Contract jobs citing Java 4 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 13.79% 5.00% 9.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 66.67% 100.00% 15.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 7
Median daily rate £304 £390 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.05% +9.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £390 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £390 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Java
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Rickmansworth region.

Programming Languages Category
Rickmansworth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6 1 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 20.69% 5.00% 62.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 42
Median daily rate £304 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.05% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £390 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £390 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Rickmansworth region with a requirement for Java.

1 4 (66.67%) JUnit
1 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
1 4 (66.67%) JMeter
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Spring
1 4 (66.67%) Maven
1 4 (66.67%) NUnit
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) Atlassian
1 4 (66.67%) Kanban
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) JBehave
1 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
1 4 (66.67%) Open Source
1 4 (66.67%) Confluence
1 4 (66.67%) RESTful
1 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (66.67%) BDD
1 4 (66.67%) Gherkin
1 4 (66.67%) ATDD
1 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Automation Testing
1 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Robot Framework
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth 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 4 (66.67%) Confluence
1 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) JBehave
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
1 4 (66.67%) JMeter
1 4 (66.67%) JUnit
1 4 (66.67%) Maven
1 4 (66.67%) NUnit
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
1 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 3 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (50.00%) FitNesse
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Robot Framework
2 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (33.33%) Mockito
3 2 (33.33%) Moq
4 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Automation Tester
1 4 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Automation Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Automation Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Oracle Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Gherkin
1 4 (66.67%) RESTful
1 4 (66.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) ATDD
1 4 (66.67%) Automation Testing
1 4 (66.67%) BDD
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Kanban
1 4 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Open Source
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle