The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Romford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 4 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing Java 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Romford 14.29% 28.57% 75.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 85.71% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate
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- £550 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.20% +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.63 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.78% -2.77%
Java
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Romford region.

Programming Languages Category
Romford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Romford 71.43% 33.33% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 0
Average daily rate £275 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Romford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Romford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Romford

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Romford

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Romford

Java
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Romford

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Romford 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) GWT
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Ext JS
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Romford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Romford 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 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) GWT
1 1 (100.00%) Ext JS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL