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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 12 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing Java 8 20 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 7.08% 8.55% 14.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% 35.09% 37.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 29
Median daily rate £320 £400 £317
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +26.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £250 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £459 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.88 £42.84 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.91% +14.22%

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
48 57 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 42.48% 24.36% 37.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 37 68
Median daily rate £400 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017, 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 11 (47.83%) HTML
1 11 (47.83%) XML
1 11 (47.83%) Open Source
1 11 (47.83%) MongoDB
2 10 (43.48%) Scala
2 10 (43.48%) Groovy
2 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (39.13%) TDD
3 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
3 9 (39.13%) J2EE
3 9 (39.13%) Tomcat
3 9 (39.13%) Subversion
3 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (39.13%) Web Application Development
3 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
3 9 (39.13%) GitHub
4 8 (34.78%) Gradle
4 8 (34.78%) Functional Testing
4 8 (34.78%) Velocity
4 8 (34.78%) JIRA
4 8 (34.78%) Eclipse
4 8 (34.78%) Servlets
4 8 (34.78%) Pair Programming
4 8 (34.78%) Spring
4 8 (34.78%) Extreme Programming
5 7 (30.43%) Quality Management
6 5 (21.74%) MVC
6 5 (21.74%) Struts
6 5 (21.74%) XSLT

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 9 (39.13%) Tomcat
2 5 (21.74%) Alfresco
2 5 (21.74%) Apache
2 5 (21.74%) Liferay
3 2 (8.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (4.35%) JBoss
4 1 (4.35%) LiveCycle
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Project
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) GitHub
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) IPv4
1 1 (4.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
1 9 (39.13%) Subversion
2 8 (34.78%) Eclipse
2 8 (34.78%) Gradle
2 8 (34.78%) JIRA
3 5 (21.74%) IntelliJ
4 3 (13.04%) GDB
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Java Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) CRM Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) CRM Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) UI Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) LiveCycle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) HTML
1 11 (47.83%) XML
2 9 (39.13%) J2EE
3 8 (34.78%) Servlets
3 8 (34.78%) Spring
3 8 (34.78%) Velocity
4 5 (21.74%) JSR 168
4 5 (21.74%) Struts
4 5 (21.74%) XHTML
4 5 (21.74%) XSLT
5 4 (17.39%) .NET
5 4 (17.39%) REST
6 1 (4.35%) CSS
6 1 (4.35%) CSS3
6 1 (4.35%) HTML5
6 1 (4.35%) Java EE
6 1 (4.35%) jQuery
6 1 (4.35%) JSP
6 1 (4.35%) Sass
6 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) FlexPod
2 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Solaris
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Open Source
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
3 9 (39.13%) TDD
3 9 (39.13%) Web Application Development
4 8 (34.78%) Extreme Programming
4 8 (34.78%) Functional Testing
4 8 (34.78%) Pair Programming
5 7 (30.43%) Quality Management
6 5 (21.74%) MVC
6 5 (21.74%) UML
7 4 (17.39%) Microservices
7 4 (17.39%) OO
8 3 (13.04%) CRM
8 3 (13.04%) Use Case
9 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
9 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (8.70%) Scrum
9 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Groovy
1 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
1 10 (43.48%) Scala
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Assembly Language
3 1 (4.35%) COBOL
3 1 (4.35%) Perl
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) Ruby
3 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) vCloud
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Ansible
1 1 (4.35%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) GigaSpaces
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) CA
3 1 (4.35%) CODA
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Nimsoft
3 1 (4.35%) VMware