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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 7 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing Java 17 22 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 12.06% 9.52% 14.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.48% 33.85% 37.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 35
Median daily rate £320 £295 £317
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.30% -6.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £454 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £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
54 65 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 38.30% 28.14% 38.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 49 87
Median daily rate £320 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £261 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £39.75 £42.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.47% +30.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 15 (55.56%) HTML
2 14 (51.85%) XML
3 11 (40.74%) Open Source
3 11 (40.74%) MongoDB
4 10 (37.04%) Scala
4 10 (37.04%) Groovy
4 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (37.04%) Tomcat
4 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
5 9 (33.33%) J2EE
5 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 9 (33.33%) TDD
5 9 (33.33%) Subversion
5 9 (33.33%) Spring
5 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (33.33%) GitHub
5 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 9 (33.33%) Web Application Development
6 8 (29.63%) Functional Testing
6 8 (29.63%) Gradle
6 8 (29.63%) JIRA
6 8 (29.63%) Velocity
6 8 (29.63%) Pair Programming
6 8 (29.63%) UML
6 8 (29.63%) Extreme Programming
6 8 (29.63%) Servlets
6 8 (29.63%) SQL
6 8 (29.63%) Eclipse
7 7 (25.93%) .NET
7 7 (25.93%) Finance

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 10 (37.04%) Tomcat
2 6 (22.22%) Apache
3 5 (18.52%) Alfresco
3 5 (18.52%) Liferay
4 2 (7.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (3.70%) JBoss
5 1 (3.70%) LiveCycle
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Project
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) GitHub
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) BGP
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) HSRP
1 1 (3.70%) IPsec
1 1 (3.70%) IPv4
1 1 (3.70%) Network Security
1 1 (3.70%) OSPF
1 1 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 9 (33.33%) Subversion
2 8 (29.63%) Eclipse
2 8 (29.63%) Gradle
2 8 (29.63%) JIRA
3 5 (18.52%) IntelliJ
4 3 (11.11%) GDB
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Agile Java Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Technical Business Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) CRM Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) CRM Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Business Integration Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Finance Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Integration Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Online Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Project Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) UI Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) HTML
2 14 (51.85%) XML
3 9 (33.33%) J2EE
3 9 (33.33%) Spring
4 8 (29.63%) Servlets
4 8 (29.63%) Velocity
5 7 (25.93%) .NET
6 5 (18.52%) JSR 168
6 5 (18.52%) Struts
6 5 (18.52%) XHTML
6 5 (18.52%) XSLT
7 4 (14.81%) REST
8 1 (3.70%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (3.70%) Compass CSS Framework
8 1 (3.70%) CSS
8 1 (3.70%) CSS3
8 1 (3.70%) Java EE
8 1 (3.70%) JSP
8 1 (3.70%) Sass
8 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Solaris
2 1 (3.70%) FreeBSD
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Open Source
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 9 (33.33%) TDD
3 9 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 8 (29.63%) Extreme Programming
4 8 (29.63%) Functional Testing
4 8 (29.63%) Pair Programming
4 8 (29.63%) UML
5 7 (25.93%) Quality Management
6 6 (22.22%) Use Case
7 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
7 5 (18.52%) MVC
7 5 (18.52%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (18.52%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (18.52%) Time Management
8 4 (14.81%) CRM
8 4 (14.81%) Microservices
8 4 (14.81%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) Groovy
1 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
1 10 (37.04%) Scala
2 8 (29.63%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Assembly Language
3 1 (3.70%) COBOL
3 1 (3.70%) Perl
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
3 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) CCNA
1 1 (3.70%) CCNP
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) GigaSpaces
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) CODA
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.70%) VMware