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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 9 16 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing Java 34 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 11.97% 6.92% 13.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.19% 18.95% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 14
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£316 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.72% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £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 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
109 95 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 38.38% 36.54% 38.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 48 28
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 29 (42.65%) SOAP
2 26 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (35.29%) Telecoms
4 22 (32.35%) DNS
5 20 (29.41%) .NET
6 19 (27.94%) Linux
7 17 (25.00%) Finance
8 16 (23.53%) Windows
8 16 (23.53%) Solaris
9 15 (22.06%) Cisco
10 14 (20.59%) UNIX
10 14 (20.59%) J2EE
10 14 (20.59%) CCNA
10 14 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (19.12%) Salesforce.com
11 13 (19.12%) Perl
11 13 (19.12%) TDD
11 13 (19.12%) RESTful
12 12 (17.65%) Open Source
12 12 (17.65%) Groovy
12 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
12 12 (17.65%) Red Hat
13 11 (16.18%) NFS
13 11 (16.18%) SOA
13 11 (16.18%) Scala
13 11 (16.18%) Pair Programming
13 11 (16.18%) Banking
14 10 (14.71%) Redknee

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 7 (10.29%) IBM Notes
2 6 (8.82%) Lotus Domino
2 6 (8.82%) IIS
2 6 (8.82%) GlassFish
3 5 (7.35%) Apache
4 4 (5.88%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.41%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.41%) Alfresco
5 3 (4.41%) Liferay
6 2 (2.94%) CMS
7 1 (1.47%) PegaRULES
7 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.47%) Confluence
7 1 (1.47%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.47%) Mule
7 1 (1.47%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 6 (8.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Force.com
2 3 (4.41%) GitHub
3 1 (1.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (32.35%) DNS
2 6 (8.82%) HTTP
3 5 (7.35%) ISDN
3 5 (7.35%) VoIP
3 5 (7.35%) DHCP
3 5 (7.35%) RTP
4 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.94%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.94%) Internet
5 2 (2.94%) FTP
5 2 (2.94%) LDAP
6 1 (1.47%) SMS
6 1 (1.47%) SS7
6 1 (1.47%) ISUP
6 1 (1.47%) INAP
6 1 (1.47%) Firewall
6 1 (1.47%) SSH
6 1 (1.47%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.47%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.29%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.35%) MySQL
4 4 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.94%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.47%) JasperReports
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (13.24%) Eclipse
1 9 (13.24%) Subversion
2 7 (10.29%) Selenium
3 5 (7.35%) Ant
3 5 (7.35%) IntelliJ
3 5 (7.35%) JIRA
3 5 (7.35%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.88%) Gradle
4 4 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.88%) Mercurial
4 4 (5.88%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.94%) JProfiler
5 2 (2.94%) Rational Performance Tester
5 2 (2.94%) Toad
5 2 (2.94%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (2.94%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.94%) Introscope
5 2 (2.94%) Hudson
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (1.47%) Android Studio
General
1 24 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 17 (25.00%) Finance
3 11 (16.18%) Banking
4 6 (8.82%) Marketing
4 6 (8.82%) Manufacturing
4 6 (8.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 27 (39.71%) Developer
2 18 (26.47%) Analyst
3 15 (22.06%) Java Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Project Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.82%) Agile Java Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Test Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Web Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Web Support Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Project Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (42.65%) SOAP
2 20 (29.41%) .NET
3 14 (20.59%) J2EE
4 13 (19.12%) RESTful
5 10 (14.71%) Web Services
6 9 (13.24%) XML
7 6 (8.82%) HTML
7 6 (8.82%) Flash
8 5 (7.35%) Visualforce
9 4 (5.88%) Spring
9 4 (5.88%) Struts
9 4 (5.88%) Middleware
10 3 (4.41%) XHTML
10 3 (4.41%) XSLT
10 3 (4.41%) Velocity
10 3 (4.41%) JSR 168
10 3 (4.41%) Servlets
11 2 (2.94%) Ajax
11 2 (2.94%) ODBC
11 2 (2.94%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Open Source
2 10 (14.71%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.82%) DTV
3 6 (8.82%) CLARiiON
4 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.94%) iPhone
6 1 (1.47%) User Experience
6 1 (1.47%) Clustering
6 1 (1.47%) IVR
6 1 (1.47%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.47%) Wiki
6 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.94%) Linux
2 16 (23.53%) Windows
2 16 (23.53%) Solaris
3 14 (20.59%) UNIX
4 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (7.35%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (5.88%) Android
7 4 (5.88%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.47%) CentOS
8 1 (1.47%) Debian
8 1 (1.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.12%) TDD
3 11 (16.18%) Pair Programming
3 11 (16.18%) SOA
4 10 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (11.76%) Migration
5 8 (11.76%) Scrum
6 7 (10.29%) CRM
7 6 (8.82%) E-Commerce
7 6 (8.82%) Change Management
7 6 (8.82%) OO
7 6 (8.82%) Programme Management
7 6 (8.82%) Web Development
7 6 (8.82%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (7.35%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (7.35%) MVC
8 5 (7.35%) Functional Testing
8 5 (7.35%) Analytics
9 4 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.12%) Perl
2 12 (17.65%) Groovy
3 11 (16.18%) Scala
4 10 (14.71%) C++
5 7 (10.29%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.82%) SQL
7 5 (7.35%) C#
7 5 (7.35%) Apex Code
8 4 (5.88%) SOQL
8 4 (5.88%) SOSL
9 3 (4.41%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.94%) PHP
10 2 (2.94%) C
10 2 (2.94%) VB
10 2 (2.94%) Ruby
10 2 (2.94%) Korn
10 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.47%) PHP5
11 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (20.59%) CCNA
2 9 (13.24%) JNCIA
3 7 (10.29%) RHCE
4 5 (7.35%) CCVP
4 5 (7.35%) MCTS
4 5 (7.35%) MCSE
4 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.41%) ISEB
5 3 (4.41%) Degree
6 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.94%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.47%) CNE
7 1 (1.47%) Novell Certification
7 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (16.18%) NFS
2 6 (8.82%) vSphere
3 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.47%) Xen
4 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.47%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.94%) nmon
3 1 (1.47%) Nagios
3 1 (1.47%) YUM
3 1 (1.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (22.06%) Cisco
2 13 (19.12%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 10 (14.71%) Citrix
4 10 (14.71%) Sun
4 10 (14.71%) Siebel
4 10 (14.71%) Redknee
5 9 (13.24%) Juniper
6 7 (10.29%) Lotus
6 7 (10.29%) VMware
7 6 (8.82%) Symantec
7 6 (8.82%) Adobe
7 6 (8.82%) EMC
7 6 (8.82%) SAP
7 6 (8.82%) Oracle
8 3 (4.41%) GigaSpaces
9 2 (2.94%) Apple
10 1 (1.47%) BEA
10 1 (1.47%) Informatica
10 1 (1.47%) ILOG
Slough, Berkshire
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