The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 34 31 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 8 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.52% 0.39% 2.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.74% 0.42% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
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£317 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
292 240 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 91.82% 93.75% 96.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 133 104
Average daily rate £350 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 19
Average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £27.95 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer across the Slough region.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (76.19%) TDD
3 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (57.14%) Groovy
5 11 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (47.62%) Pair Programming
6 10 (47.62%) Scala
6 10 (47.62%) Open Source
7 9 (42.86%) SOAP
8 8 (38.10%) SOA
8 8 (38.10%) RESTful
9 7 (33.33%) Subversion
9 7 (33.33%) MongoDB
10 6 (28.57%) J2EE
11 5 (23.81%) OO
11 5 (23.81%) Linux
11 5 (23.81%) Scrum
12 4 (19.05%) Spring
12 4 (19.05%) Mercurial
12 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
12 4 (19.05%) Android
12 4 (19.05%) OOP
12 4 (19.05%) MVC
12 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
12 4 (19.05%) IntelliJ
12 4 (19.05%) MySQL
12 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
12 4 (19.05%) Struts
12 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
12 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) Apache
1 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 3 (14.29%) Alfresco
1 3 (14.29%) Liferay
2 1 (4.76%) Mule
2 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
2 4 (19.05%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Subversion
2 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
2 4 (19.05%) IntelliJ
2 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 4 (19.05%) Mercurial
2 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
3 3 (14.29%) JIRA
3 3 (14.29%) Gradle
4 1 (4.76%) JUnit
4 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.76%) Mockito
4 1 (4.76%) Hudson
4 1 (4.76%) NetBeans
4 1 (4.76%) Maven
General
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) SOAP
2 8 (38.10%) RESTful
3 6 (28.57%) J2EE
4 4 (19.05%) Struts
4 4 (19.05%) Spring
5 3 (14.29%) Velocity
5 3 (14.29%) JSR 168
5 3 (14.29%) Servlets
5 3 (14.29%) HTML
5 3 (14.29%) XML
5 3 (14.29%) XSLT
5 3 (14.29%) XHTML
6 2 (9.52%) Web Services
7 1 (4.76%) REST
7 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Open Source
2 2 (9.52%) DTV
3 1 (4.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Android
2 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
3 3 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (4.76%) UNIX
4 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) TDD
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (47.62%) Pair Programming
5 8 (38.10%) SOA
6 5 (23.81%) Scrum
6 5 (23.81%) OO
7 4 (19.05%) OOP
7 4 (19.05%) MVC
7 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
8 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
8 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 2 (9.52%) Extreme Programming
9 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
9 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
9 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (9.52%) Web Application Development
10 1 (4.76%) BDD
10 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) Groovy
3 10 (47.62%) Scala
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) GigaSpaces
2 2 (9.52%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Apple