The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 11 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Java 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 4.84% 6.67% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.00% 15.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £258 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £364
% change year-on-year
- +9.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.69 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+8.50% -3.22%
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
20 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 32.26% 43.33% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
Average daily rate £365 £275 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.72% +27.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 2
Average hourly rate £49.50 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) ClearCase
2 3 (42.86%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) J2EE
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) UML
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) Validation
2 3 (42.86%) Avionics
2 3 (42.86%) Cygwin
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
2 3 (42.86%) ETL Development
2 3 (42.86%) ANSI C
2 3 (42.86%) SpaceWire
3 2 (28.57%) ECSS
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (28.57%) Bugzilla

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) Kinematics
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) ClearCase
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (28.57%) Bugzilla
2 2 (28.57%) ClearQuest
3 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (14.29%) GCC
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 3 (42.86%) Avionics
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Automotive
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) DBA
2 3 (42.86%) ETL Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle ETL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Validation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) OpenCV
2 1 (14.29%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Mechatronics
3 1 (14.29%) Robotics
3 1 (14.29%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) ETL Development
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) UML
2 3 (42.86%) Validation
3 2 (28.57%) CMMI
4 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
4 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 1 (14.29%) Signal Processing
4 1 (14.29%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) ANSI C
1 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ECSS
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) ION Trading
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat