The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Street region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Somerset / Street
Rank 1 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing Java 3 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Street 50.00% 25.00% 22.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 75.00% 66.67% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £550 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% -18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £411 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.34% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.69 £36.95
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +12.82%

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
4 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Street 66.67% 37.50% 58.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 10
Median daily rate £550 £369 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.15% +11.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £413 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Street

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Street region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Street

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Street region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Street

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Street region with a requirement for Java.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Scala
1 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
1 3 (75.00%) HDFS
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Kafka
3 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (25.00%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (25.00%) Inmon Methodology
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (25.00%) Play Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (25.00%) Ansible
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Pentaho
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (25.00%) Informatica

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Street 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 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
1 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (25.00%) Pentaho
3 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Kafka
2 1 (25.00%) boto
2 1 (25.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Spark Streaming
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Inmon Methodology
3 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Scala
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) Hortonworks
1 1 (25.00%) Informatica
1 1 (25.00%) Jaspersoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Talend
1 1 (25.00%) Teradata
1 1 (25.00%) VMware