The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills 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 over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 10 25 6
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -19
Contract jobs citing Java 29 15 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 10.70% 5.86% 15.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.87% 15.00% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 23
Average daily rate
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£328 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.18% +2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £318 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -5.06%
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 Slough region.

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
91 100 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 33.58% 39.06% 39.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 48 43
Average daily rate £340 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Average hourly rate £23.50 £36.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.72% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Slough region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 27 (49.09%) SOAP
2 22 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 21 (38.18%) .NET
4 16 (29.09%) Linux
4 16 (29.09%) Finance
5 14 (25.45%) DNS
6 13 (23.64%) Cisco
6 13 (23.64%) Solaris
6 13 (23.64%) J2EE
7 12 (21.82%) RESTful
7 12 (21.82%) CCNA
7 12 (21.82%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (21.82%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (21.82%) UNIX
8 11 (20.00%) Perl
8 11 (20.00%) Siebel
8 11 (20.00%) Open Source
8 11 (20.00%) TDD
9 10 (18.18%) Groovy
9 10 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (18.18%) SOA
9 10 (18.18%) Windows
9 10 (18.18%) Red Hat
10 9 (16.36%) C++
10 9 (16.36%) NFS
10 9 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (16.36%) Scala
10 9 (16.36%) Pair Programming
10 9 (16.36%) Banking
11 8 (14.55%) Subversion

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 4 (7.27%) Apache
2 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.64%) CMS
3 2 (3.64%) Alfresco
3 2 (3.64%) Liferay
4 1 (1.82%) Confluence
4 1 (1.82%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.82%) WordPress
4 1 (1.82%) PegaRULES
4 1 (1.82%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (10.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Force.com
2 2 (3.64%) GitHub
3 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.45%) DNS
2 5 (9.09%) ISDN
2 5 (9.09%) VoIP
2 5 (9.09%) DHCP
2 5 (9.09%) RTP
3 4 (7.27%) HTTP
4 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.64%) HTTPS
5 2 (3.64%) Internet
5 2 (3.64%) FTP
5 2 (3.64%) LDAP
6 1 (1.82%) SMS
6 1 (1.82%) SS7
6 1 (1.82%) ISUP
6 1 (1.82%) INAP
6 1 (1.82%) Firewall
6 1 (1.82%) SSH
6 1 (1.82%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.82%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) MySQL
2 5 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.64%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Eclipse
1 8 (14.55%) Subversion
2 6 (10.91%) Selenium
3 5 (9.09%) Ant
4 4 (7.27%) IntelliJ
4 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.27%) Mercurial
4 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.45%) JIRA
5 3 (5.45%) Gradle
5 3 (5.45%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.64%) JProfiler
6 2 (3.64%) Rational Performance Tester
6 2 (3.64%) Toad
6 2 (3.64%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (3.64%) LoadRunner
6 2 (3.64%) Introscope
6 2 (3.64%) Hudson
7 1 (1.82%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (1.82%) Android Studio
General
1 22 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 16 (29.09%) Finance
3 9 (16.36%) Banking
4 6 (10.91%) Marketing
4 6 (10.91%) Manufacturing
4 6 (10.91%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 24 (43.64%) Developer
2 13 (23.64%) Analyst
2 13 (23.64%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.55%) Project Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Business Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Project Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (49.09%) SOAP
2 21 (38.18%) .NET
3 13 (23.64%) J2EE
4 12 (21.82%) RESTful
5 8 (14.55%) Web Services
5 8 (14.55%) XML
6 5 (9.09%) HTML
7 4 (7.27%) Visualforce
7 4 (7.27%) Middleware
8 3 (5.45%) Spring
8 3 (5.45%) Struts
9 2 (3.64%) Velocity
9 2 (3.64%) JSR 168
9 2 (3.64%) Ajax
9 2 (3.64%) XSLT
9 2 (3.64%) ODBC
9 2 (3.64%) XHTML
9 2 (3.64%) JDBC
9 2 (3.64%) Servlets
10 1 (1.82%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Open Source
2 8 (14.55%) Mobile App
3 6 (10.91%) DTV
4 2 (3.64%) iPhone
5 1 (1.82%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) Clustering
5 1 (1.82%) IVR
5 1 (1.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.09%) Linux
2 13 (23.64%) Solaris
3 12 (21.82%) UNIX
4 10 (18.18%) Windows
4 10 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (7.27%) Android
7 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.82%) CentOS
8 1 (1.82%) Debian
8 1 (1.82%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) TDD
2 10 (18.18%) SOA
3 9 (16.36%) Pair Programming
3 9 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (14.55%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (14.55%) CRM
5 7 (12.73%) Migration
5 7 (12.73%) Scrum
6 6 (10.91%) Programme Management
6 6 (10.91%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (10.91%) OO
7 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.27%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (7.27%) MVC
8 4 (7.27%) Validation
8 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.27%) OOP
8 4 (7.27%) Data Migration
8 4 (7.27%) Functional Testing
8 4 (7.27%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) Perl
2 10 (18.18%) Groovy
3 9 (16.36%) Scala
3 9 (16.36%) C++
4 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.09%) C#
4 5 (9.09%) SQL
5 4 (7.27%) Apex Code
6 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.64%) PHP
7 2 (3.64%) VB
7 2 (3.64%) C
7 2 (3.64%) Ruby
7 2 (3.64%) Korn
7 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.82%) PHP5
8 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.82%) Python
8 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.82%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (21.82%) CCNA
2 7 (12.73%) JNCIA
3 5 (9.09%) MCTS
3 5 (9.09%) RHCE
3 5 (9.09%) CCVP
3 5 (9.09%) MCSE
3 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.45%) ISEB
4 3 (5.45%) Degree
5 2 (3.64%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (3.64%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.82%) CNE
6 1 (1.82%) Novell Certification
6 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.36%) NFS
2 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.82%) Xen
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.82%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) nmon
2 1 (1.82%) Nagios
2 1 (1.82%) YUM
2 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) Cisco
2 12 (21.82%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (20.00%) Siebel
4 10 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 8 (14.55%) Citrix
5 8 (14.55%) Sun
5 8 (14.55%) Redknee
6 7 (12.73%) Oracle
6 7 (12.73%) Juniper
7 6 (10.91%) SAP
8 2 (3.64%) Apple
8 2 (3.64%) GigaSpaces
8 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.82%) Zend
9 1 (1.82%) Google
9 1 (1.82%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.82%) VMware
9 1 (1.82%) BEA
9 1 (1.82%) ILOG
9 1 (1.82%) Lotus
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £280.00 - £333.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago