The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 16 28 10
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Contract jobs citing Java 8 2 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 4.82% 0.75% 10.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 3.39% 35.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 14
Median daily rate £413 £413 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +43.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £413 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
32 59 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 19.28% 22.26% 31.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 37 42
Median daily rate £350 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +142.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

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 30 May 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 Slough region with a requirement for Java.

1 12 (42.86%) J2EE
1 12 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 11 (39.29%) Telecoms
2 11 (39.29%) hybris
3 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (28.57%) Migration
4 8 (28.57%) CMS
4 8 (28.57%) SQL
4 8 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
5 7 (25.00%) HTML
5 7 (25.00%) Spring
6 6 (21.43%) Linux
6 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
7 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (17.86%) CSS
7 5 (17.86%) Retail
7 5 (17.86%) Use Case
8 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
8 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 4 (14.29%) C++
8 4 (14.29%) OO
8 4 (14.29%) XML
8 4 (14.29%) .NET
8 4 (14.29%) Windows
9 3 (10.71%) Solaris
9 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
9 3 (10.71%) Unix
9 3 (10.71%) Python
9 3 (10.71%) MS Excel

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 8 (28.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 8 (28.57%) CMS
2 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.14%) Confluence
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Pig
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Project
3 1 (3.57%) MS Office
3 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.57%) Force.com
1 1 (3.57%) GitHub
1 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (3.57%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) FTP
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Ant
1 3 (10.71%) Eclipse
1 3 (10.71%) Introscope
1 3 (10.71%) JProfiler
1 3 (10.71%) Toad
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) JIRA
2 2 (7.14%) Maven
2 2 (7.14%) SilkPerformer
2 2 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.57%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 11 (39.29%) Telecoms
2 5 (17.86%) Retail
3 3 (10.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Architect
3 6 (21.43%) Hybris Architect
4 5 (17.86%) Consultant
4 5 (17.86%) Java Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Junior
5 4 (14.29%) Junior Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Hybris Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) CRM Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Graduate
7 2 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Hybris Developer
7 2 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) CRM Technical Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) ETL Designer
8 1 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) J2EE
2 7 (25.00%) HTML
2 7 (25.00%) Spring
3 5 (17.86%) CSS
4 4 (14.29%) .NET
4 4 (14.29%) XML
5 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
5 3 (10.71%) Middleware
5 3 (10.71%) REST
5 3 (10.71%) SOAP
5 3 (10.71%) Web Services
6 2 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (7.14%) Backbone.js
6 2 (7.14%) Ember.js
6 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
6 2 (7.14%) jBPM
6 2 (7.14%) LESS
6 2 (7.14%) RESTful
6 2 (7.14%) Sass
6 2 (7.14%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.57%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
3 3 (10.71%) Solaris
3 3 (10.71%) Unix
4 1 (3.57%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (28.57%) Migration
4 7 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (17.86%) Use Case
6 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 4 (14.29%) OO
7 3 (10.71%) MVC
7 3 (10.71%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (10.71%) OOP
7 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
7 3 (10.71%) Scrum
7 3 (10.71%) SDLC
7 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
8 2 (7.14%) AOP
8 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
8 2 (7.14%) ITSM
8 2 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) C++
2 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.71%) Python
3 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
3 3 (10.71%) VB
4 2 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) Apex Code
5 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
5 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) ISEB
1 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
1 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (7.14%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) BMC PATROL
1 3 (10.71%) HP SiteScope
1 3 (10.71%) nmon
2 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.57%) Netcool
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) hybris
2 3 (10.71%) BMC
2 3 (10.71%) HP
3 2 (7.14%) Google
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Siebel
4 1 (3.57%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.57%) ATG
4 1 (3.57%) Demandware
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) Intershop
4 1 (3.57%) Rackspace
4 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.57%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) VMware