The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Slough region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 8 23 9
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Contract jobs citing Java 31 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 12.16% 5.96% 12.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.75% 16.28% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 19
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£300 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.13% +2.77%
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 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
Programming Languages Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
80 86 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 31.37% 36.60% 34.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 40 39
Average daily rate £330 £290 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £261
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 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £44.50 £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Java
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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 25 July 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 25 July 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 23 (47.92%) SOAP
2 22 (45.83%) .NET
3 19 (39.58%) Telecoms
4 14 (29.17%) Finance
5 13 (27.08%) J2EE
6 12 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (25.00%) RESTful
7 11 (22.92%) Linux
7 11 (22.92%) Siebel
7 11 (22.92%) DNS
8 10 (20.83%) Cisco
8 10 (20.83%) SOA
8 10 (20.83%) Open Source
9 9 (18.75%) Groovy
9 9 (18.75%) Solaris
9 9 (18.75%) Windows
9 9 (18.75%) CCNA
9 9 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (16.67%) UNIX
10 8 (16.67%) C++
10 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (16.67%) CRM
10 8 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (16.67%) TDD
10 8 (16.67%) Scala
11 7 (14.58%) Pair Programming
11 7 (14.58%) Banking
11 7 (14.58%) Eclipse
11 7 (14.58%) Perl
11 7 (14.58%) Oracle

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.17%) Apache
2 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.17%) CMS
3 1 (2.08%) PegaRULES
3 1 (2.08%) Alfresco
3 1 (2.08%) WordPress
3 1 (2.08%) Liferay
3 1 (2.08%) Confluence
3 1 (2.08%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Force.com
2 1 (2.08%) PaaS
2 1 (2.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) DNS
2 5 (10.42%) ISDN
2 5 (10.42%) VoIP
2 5 (10.42%) DHCP
2 5 (10.42%) RTP
3 4 (8.33%) HTTP
4 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.17%) HTTPS
5 2 (4.17%) FTP
5 2 (4.17%) LDAP
6 1 (2.08%) SMS
6 1 (2.08%) SS7
6 1 (2.08%) ISUP
6 1 (2.08%) INAP
6 1 (2.08%) Firewall
6 1 (2.08%) SSH
6 1 (2.08%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.08%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.25%) MySQL
4 2 (4.17%) Pentaho
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Eclipse
2 6 (12.50%) Subversion
3 5 (10.42%) Ant
3 5 (10.42%) Selenium
4 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.33%) Mercurial
5 3 (6.25%) IntelliJ
5 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.17%) JIRA
6 2 (4.17%) Toad
6 2 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (4.17%) LoadRunner
6 2 (4.17%) Introscope
6 2 (4.17%) WebDriver
6 2 (4.17%) Rational Performance Tester
6 2 (4.17%) JProfiler
6 2 (4.17%) Hudson
6 2 (4.17%) Gradle
7 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.08%) Mockito
General
1 19 (39.58%) Telecoms
2 14 (29.17%) Finance
3 7 (14.58%) Banking
4 6 (12.50%) Marketing
4 6 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 6 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (43.75%) Developer
2 14 (29.17%) Analyst
3 11 (22.92%) Java Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Business Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Project Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Service Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Project Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (47.92%) SOAP
2 22 (45.83%) .NET
3 13 (27.08%) J2EE
4 12 (25.00%) RESTful
5 7 (14.58%) Web Services
5 7 (14.58%) XML
6 4 (8.33%) Middleware
6 4 (8.33%) Visualforce
7 3 (6.25%) HTML
8 2 (4.17%) ODBC
8 2 (4.17%) Spring
8 2 (4.17%) Struts
8 2 (4.17%) JDBC
9 1 (2.08%) Servlets
9 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.08%) XSLT
9 1 (2.08%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (2.08%) Java SE
9 1 (2.08%) Java EE
9 1 (2.08%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Open Source
2 6 (12.50%) DTV
3 5 (10.42%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.17%) iPhone
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Clustering
5 1 (2.08%) IVR
5 1 (2.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.92%) Linux
2 9 (18.75%) Windows
2 9 (18.75%) Solaris
3 8 (16.67%) UNIX
4 6 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.42%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (8.33%) Android
6 4 (8.33%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.08%) CentOS
7 1 (2.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) SOA
2 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (16.67%) CRM
2 8 (16.67%) TDD
2 8 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (14.58%) Pair Programming
3 7 (14.58%) Migration
4 6 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 6 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (10.42%) Scrum
5 5 (10.42%) OO
6 4 (8.33%) Validation
6 4 (8.33%) OOP
6 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 4 (8.33%) Analytics
7 3 (6.25%) Functional Testing
7 3 (6.25%) Software Testing
7 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) Groovy
2 8 (16.67%) Scala
2 8 (16.67%) C++
3 7 (14.58%) Perl
4 6 (12.50%) C#
5 4 (8.33%) SQL
5 4 (8.33%) Apex Code
6 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.17%) VB
7 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.17%) Ruby
8 1 (2.08%) Korn
8 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.08%) C-shell
8 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (18.75%) CCNA
2 5 (10.42%) MCSE
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.42%) CCVP
2 5 (10.42%) MCTS
3 4 (8.33%) RHCE
3 4 (8.33%) JNCIA
4 3 (6.25%) Degree
4 3 (6.25%) ISEB
5 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
5 2 (4.17%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.08%) CNE
6 1 (2.08%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) NFS
2 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.08%) Xen
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) nmon
2 1 (2.08%) Nagios
2 1 (2.08%) YUM
2 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (22.92%) Siebel
3 10 (20.83%) Cisco
4 7 (14.58%) Oracle
5 6 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 6 (12.50%) SAP
6 5 (10.42%) Redknee
6 5 (10.42%) Citrix
6 5 (10.42%) Sun
7 4 (8.33%) Juniper
8 2 (4.17%) Apple
9 1 (2.08%) TIBCO
9 1 (2.08%) VMware
9 1 (2.08%) BEA
9 1 (2.08%) ILOG
9 1 (2.08%) Lotus
9 1 (2.08%) HP
9 1 (2.08%) Dell
9 1 (2.08%) Vignette
9 1 (2.08%) IBM
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £280.00 - £310.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £510 per day
Posted: 27 days ago