The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 15 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing Java 132 111 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 9.12% 8.55% 7.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.50% 21.22% 18.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 63 52
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£413 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £213 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £30.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Java
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
614 523 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 42.43% 40.26% 37.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 342 264
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £213 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 25
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £47.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.89 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.10% +2.94%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Java
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Java Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

Java
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead +5 49 £414 +3.43% 6
Guildford -6 10 £325 -37.19% 9
Reigate - 5 £425 - 1
Cobham +2 4 £410 -13.68% 1
Woking +2 4 - - 2
Weybridge -3 3 £500 -
Epsom -7 3 - -
Redhill -5 2 - -
Staines -9 2 £375 +78.57% 8
Caterham - 2 - -
Farnham - 2 - - 1
Egham - 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £418 -
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

1 103 (39.46%) Security Cleared
2 97 (37.16%) SC Cleared
3 91 (34.87%) SQL
4 77 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (27.20%) HTML
6 70 (26.82%) Linux
7 58 (22.22%) Oracle
8 57 (21.84%) Eclipse
9 53 (20.31%) XML
10 51 (19.54%) JavaScript
11 49 (18.77%) JBoss
12 46 (17.62%) CSS
13 42 (16.09%) Web Services
14 41 (15.71%) SQL Server
15 40 (15.33%) Spring
16 39 (14.94%) Maven
17 37 (14.18%) PL/SQL
18 36 (13.79%) J2EE
19 35 (13.41%) C#
19 35 (13.41%) UNIX
20 34 (13.03%) Finance
21 33 (12.64%) Subversion
22 32 (12.26%) Windows
23 31 (11.88%) Scrum
24 30 (11.49%) Jenkins
25 25 (9.58%) Software Engineering
25 25 (9.58%) Java EE
26 24 (9.20%) MVC
26 24 (9.20%) TDD
26 24 (9.20%) SOAP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 49 (18.77%) JBoss
2 24 (9.20%) Tomcat
3 18 (6.90%) WebLogic
4 10 (3.83%) WebSphere
5 9 (3.45%) Apache
6 6 (2.30%) Mule
6 6 (2.30%) OpenStack
6 6 (2.30%) Mule ESB
7 4 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.15%) NetWeaver
8 3 (1.15%) CMS
9 2 (0.77%) IIS
9 2 (0.77%) Node.js
10 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.38%) SAS
10 1 (0.38%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.38%) Liferay
10 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 10 (3.83%) RoboHelp
1 10 (3.83%) FrameMaker
2 6 (2.30%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.77%) MS Project
3 2 (0.77%) MS Office
4 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.07%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (1.92%) Cordys
3 3 (1.15%) SAP MII
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.77%) PaaS
2 2 (0.77%) IaaS
2 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.38%) Office 365
3 1 (0.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.68%) FTP
2 6 (2.30%) HTTP
2 6 (2.30%) SAN
3 5 (1.92%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.53%) LAN
5 3 (1.15%) Internet
5 3 (1.15%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (1.15%) Firewall
6 2 (0.77%) DHCP
6 2 (0.77%) VPN
6 2 (0.77%) DNS
7 1 (0.38%) LDAP
7 1 (0.38%) WAN
7 1 (0.38%) Wireless
7 1 (0.38%) SSH
7 1 (0.38%) VLAN
7 1 (0.38%) Network Security
7 1 (0.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.38%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (15.71%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.51%) Oracle Database
2 17 (6.51%) Relational Database
3 13 (4.98%) Hadoop
4 12 (4.60%) MySQL
5 11 (4.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (3.83%) Big Data
6 10 (3.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (3.83%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (2.30%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.92%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.53%) Redis
10 4 (1.53%) OpenStack Swift
11 3 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 57 (21.84%) Eclipse
2 39 (14.94%) Maven
3 33 (12.64%) Subversion
4 30 (11.49%) Jenkins
5 16 (6.13%) SoapUI
6 14 (5.36%) Selenium
7 12 (4.60%) JUnit
8 11 (4.21%) Git (software)
9 9 (3.45%) YourKit
10 8 (3.07%) VisualVM
10 8 (3.07%) ANTLR
10 8 (3.07%) TestNG
11 7 (2.68%) Toad
12 6 (2.30%) Ant
13 5 (1.92%) WebDriver
13 5 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 4 (1.53%) Visual Studio
15 3 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 3 (1.15%) LoadRunner
15 3 (1.15%) Cucumber
General
1 34 (13.03%) Finance
2 11 (4.21%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.45%) Military
4 6 (2.30%) Retail
5 5 (1.92%) Marketing
5 5 (1.92%) Games
6 3 (1.15%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.77%) Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Billing
8 1 (0.38%) Korean Language
8 1 (0.38%) Publishing
8 1 (0.38%) Law
8 1 (0.38%) Front Office
8 1 (0.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 128 (49.04%) Developer
2 92 (35.25%) Java Developer
3 24 (9.20%) Analyst
4 20 (7.66%) Architect
5 19 (7.28%) Senior Developer
6 16 (6.13%) Senior Java Developer
7 14 (5.36%) Software Engineer
8 11 (4.21%) Author
8 11 (4.21%) Technical Author
9 9 (3.45%) Test Engineer
9 9 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
10 8 (3.07%) Ruby Developer
10 8 (3.07%) Test Analyst
10 8 (3.07%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (3.07%) Programmer
11 6 (2.30%) Support Analyst
11 6 (2.30%) DBA
11 6 (2.30%) Administrator
11 6 (2.30%) Web Developer
11 6 (2.30%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (27.20%) HTML
2 53 (20.31%) XML
3 46 (17.62%) CSS
4 42 (16.09%) Web Services
5 40 (15.33%) Spring
6 36 (13.79%) J2EE
7 25 (9.58%) Java EE
8 24 (9.20%) SOAP
9 23 (8.81%) JMS
9 23 (8.81%) Hibernate
10 21 (8.05%) jQuery
10 21 (8.05%) AngularJS
11 19 (7.28%) RESTful
11 19 (7.28%) .NET
12 17 (6.51%) JSF
13 14 (5.36%) REST
13 14 (5.36%) Apache Camel
14 13 (4.98%) XML Messaging
15 11 (4.21%) ASP.NET
16 10 (3.83%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.21%) PKI
3 9 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.30%) CMDB
5 5 (1.92%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.15%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.15%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.77%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (0.77%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.77%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.77%) Device Driver
7 2 (0.77%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.38%) Replication
8 1 (0.38%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.38%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.38%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.38%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.38%) Statistics
8 1 (0.38%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 70 (26.82%) Linux
2 35 (13.41%) UNIX
3 32 (12.26%) Windows
4 5 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.53%) VMS
6 3 (1.15%) Android
7 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.77%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.77%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.38%) AIX
8 1 (0.38%) Solaris
8 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (29.50%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (11.88%) Scrum
3 25 (9.58%) Software Engineering
4 24 (9.20%) TDD
4 24 (9.20%) MVC
5 20 (7.66%) Waterfall
6 17 (6.51%) OO
7 15 (5.75%) SOA
7 15 (5.75%) Test Automation
7 15 (5.75%) Multithreading
8 14 (5.36%) Test Management
8 14 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (5.36%) Web Development
9 13 (4.98%) Configuration Management
10 11 (4.21%) E-Commerce
11 10 (3.83%) Use Case
12 9 (3.45%) BPMN
12 9 (3.45%) Web Application Development
12 9 (3.45%) DevOps
12 9 (3.45%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 91 (34.87%) SQL
2 51 (19.54%) JavaScript
3 37 (14.18%) PL/SQL
4 35 (13.41%) C#
5 24 (9.20%) C++
6 20 (7.66%) Python
7 19 (7.28%) PowerShell
8 15 (5.75%) Ruby
9 12 (4.60%) C
10 11 (4.21%) VBScript
11 9 (3.45%) Shell Script
11 9 (3.45%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.68%) Scala
12 7 (2.68%) VBA
13 6 (2.30%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 5 (1.92%) Perl
14 5 (1.92%) PHP
14 5 (1.92%) Jython
14 5 (1.92%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.15%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 103 (39.46%) Security Cleared
2 97 (37.16%) SC Cleared
3 19 (7.28%) Degree
4 4 (1.53%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.53%) HND
5 3 (1.15%) SAP Certification
6 2 (0.77%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.77%) HNC
7 1 (0.38%) MCITP
7 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.38%) MCSE
7 1 (0.38%) MCSA
7 1 (0.38%) CCNP
7 1 (0.38%) CCNA
7 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.30%) QA
2 3 (1.15%) SLA
3 1 (0.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (4.98%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.77%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.77%) vSphere
4 1 (0.38%) vCloud
4 1 (0.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (6.51%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (2.68%) Ansible
3 6 (2.30%) XenMobile
3 6 (2.30%) Puppet
4 3 (1.15%) Nagios
5 2 (0.77%) SCOM
5 2 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.77%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.38%) Kibana
6 1 (0.38%) Rundeck
6 1 (0.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.38%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.38%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.38%) WebInspect
6 1 (0.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 58 (22.22%) Oracle
2 23 (8.81%) HP
3 13 (4.98%) Red Hat
4 11 (4.21%) Microsoft
5 9 (3.45%) TIBCO
6 7 (2.68%) VMware
6 7 (2.68%) Red Gate
7 5 (1.92%) SAP
8 4 (1.53%) Adobe
9 2 (0.77%) Citrix
9 2 (0.77%) CA
9 2 (0.77%) Google
9 2 (0.77%) SolarWinds
9 2 (0.77%) Perforce
10 1 (0.38%) New Relic
10 1 (0.38%) hybris
10 1 (0.38%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (0.38%) webMethods
10 1 (0.38%) Remedy
10 1 (0.38%) Salesforce.com