The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Street region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Java 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Street 40.00% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£298 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Street region.

Programming Languages Category
Street
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Street 66.67% 42.86% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Average daily rate £290 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Street

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Street region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Street

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Street

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Street

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Street 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 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) J2EE
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) ETL
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) MySQL
5 3 (33.33%) SAP
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 3 (33.33%) Spring
5 3 (33.33%) DTV
5 3 (33.33%) Electronics
5 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (33.33%) Ajax
5 3 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (33.33%) Marketing
5 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Street 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 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 2 (22.22%) MQSeries
1 2 (22.22%) CMS
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
1 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
1 2 (22.22%) Escenic
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (11.11%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 2 (22.22%) Big Data
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Electronics
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Programmer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Java Programmer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Programmer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) J2EE
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) Spring
3 3 (33.33%) Ajax
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) EJB
4 2 (22.22%) JSF
4 2 (22.22%) Java RMI
4 2 (22.22%) LAMP
4 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 2 (22.22%) Struts
5 1 (11.11%) XHTML
5 1 (11.11%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) ETL
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) UML
4 2 (22.22%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (22.22%) RUP
4 2 (22.22%) OOD
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Scala
5 1 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (11.11%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (11.11%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) JBoss