The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 12 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Java 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 3.03% 10.26% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 30.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate £550 £310 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.41% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+0.06% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.88 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -
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
4 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 12.12% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 0
Average daily rate £550 £310 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.41% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Rickmansworth region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Erlang
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Mnesia
2 1 (50.00%) SystemTap
2 1 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) EJB
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Intel
2 1 (50.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (50.00%) BEA
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Mnesia
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) EJB
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) JSF
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Erlang
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
1 1 (50.00%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) BEA
1 1 (50.00%) Intel
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle