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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 3 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing Java 7 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 19.44% 7.35% 11.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.00% 17.86% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £460 £288 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -0.86%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £36.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +15.37%
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 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 55.56% 41.18% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 14
Median daily rate £375 £294 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.65% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £375 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Median hourly rate £52.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 9 (75.00%) C++
2 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) Automotive
4 5 (41.67%) Windchill
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (33.33%) PLM
5 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) C
5 4 (33.33%) OOP
5 4 (33.33%) OO
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (25.00%) Validation
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
7 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
7 2 (16.67%) SpaceWire
7 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
7 2 (16.67%) Time Management
7 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (16.67%) ANSI C
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (16.67%) Avionics

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 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Kinematics
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Windchill
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (8.33%) Doxygen
3 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (8.33%) PTC Creo
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
1 2 (16.67%) Kerberos
1 2 (16.67%) SpaceWire
1 2 (16.67%) SSL
1 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
2 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (8.33%) Intranet
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) ClearCase
1 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (8.33%) Bugzilla
2 1 (8.33%) ClearQuest
2 1 (8.33%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (8.33%) GCC
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) NetBeans
2 1 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (41.67%) Automotive
2 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (16.67%) Avionics
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (8.33%) Electronics
4 1 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Synthetic Environment Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Java Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) OpenCV
3 1 (8.33%) OpenGL
3 1 (8.33%) Qt
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Mechatronics
3 1 (8.33%) Robotics
3 1 (8.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) OO
1 4 (33.33%) OOP
1 4 (33.33%) PLM
2 3 (25.00%) Validation
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
3 2 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) Benchmarking
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) Signal Processing
4 1 (8.33%) SysML
4 1 (8.33%) Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) C
3 2 (16.67%) ANSI C
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) MCP
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ECSS
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Cognos
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) TIBCO
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat