The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 10 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing Java 6 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 10.17% 3.80% 4.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.58% 12.50% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £431 £500 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +94.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.06 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Java
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Stevenage region.

Programming Languages Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 32.20% 30.38% 31.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 11
Median daily rate £258 £500 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.50% +94.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £402 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £500 £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +13.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stevenage region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the Stevenage region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Stevenage

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Stevenage region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 9 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Java.

1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) C++
3 5 (55.56%) C
3 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) MySQL
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) VB
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) IIS
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) IBM
5 3 (33.33%) Time Management
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 2 (22.22%) Redmine
6 2 (22.22%) Qt
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
6 2 (22.22%) Cognos
6 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
6 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
6 2 (22.22%) Kerberos
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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 3 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) ThingWorx
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) Windchill
3 1 (11.11%) Doxygen
3 1 (11.11%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
1 2 (22.22%) Kerberos
1 2 (22.22%) SSL
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Bugzilla
1 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) NetBeans
1 2 (22.22%) Redmine
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Emacs
2 1 (11.11%) GCC
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
1 2 (22.22%) Military
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Access Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Database Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Development Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Validation Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Database Developer
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Synthetic Environment Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Validation Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) Qt
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) Time Management
2 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) IC Design
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) PLM
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Signal Processing
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) C
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (22.22%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) MCP
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) MISRA
1 1 (11.11%) MISRA C
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Cygwin
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) Cognos
3 2 (22.22%) TIBCO
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) PTC
4 1 (11.11%) Siemens
4 1 (11.11%) VMware