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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 21 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing Java 121 105 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 7.90% 8.12% 7.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.68% 22.39% 21.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 66 54
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£375 £348 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% -18.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £205 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -23.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +0.69%
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
585 469 471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 38.19% 36.27% 35.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 283 261
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £210 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 36 42
Average hourly rate £46.75 £21.00 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.61% -48.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £11.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £36.50 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

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 18 December 2014.

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
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 18 December 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Guildford +7 22 £330 -17.50% 10
Leatherhead +3 20 £450 +9.09% 5
Staines -7 7 £467 +47.08% 1
Woking +5 3 £350 -6.66% 4
Epsom -3 2 £325 - 3
Camberley +2 1 - - 2
Weybridge -1 1 - -
Farnham - 1 - - 1
Godalming - - - -
Esher - - - - 3
Chertsey - - - - 1
Dorking - - - -
Egham - - - - 2
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
Redhill - - - - 3
Reigate - - - - 3
Shepperton - - - -
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 68 (31.05%) SQL
2 62 (28.31%) Oracle
2 62 (28.31%) Security Cleared
3 59 (26.94%) XML
4 58 (26.48%) SC Cleared
5 44 (20.09%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (19.18%) UNIX
7 41 (18.72%) Linux
8 40 (18.26%) C#
9 39 (17.81%) Spring
10 33 (15.07%) Web Services
11 32 (14.61%) JBoss
11 32 (14.61%) Windows
12 31 (14.16%) HTML
12 31 (14.16%) .NET
13 30 (13.70%) Microsoft
14 28 (12.79%) JavaScript
15 27 (12.33%) C++
16 26 (11.87%) Smart Meter
17 25 (11.42%) J2EE
18 24 (10.96%) CSS
19 23 (10.50%) PL/SQL
19 23 (10.50%) Jenkins
20 22 (10.05%) Maven
20 22 (10.05%) SQL Server
20 22 (10.05%) Scrum
21 21 (9.59%) Subversion
21 21 (9.59%) REST
22 20 (9.13%) Tomcat
23 19 (8.68%) Oracle Database

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 32 (14.61%) JBoss
2 20 (9.13%) Tomcat
3 10 (4.57%) WebSphere
3 10 (4.57%) WebLogic
4 7 (3.20%) IIS
5 5 (2.28%) Apache
5 5 (2.28%) FileNet
5 5 (2.28%) Mule
5 5 (2.28%) Confluence
6 4 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.37%) Documentum
7 3 (1.37%) Adobe CQ
7 3 (1.37%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.91%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.46%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.46%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.46%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.46%) CMS
9 1 (0.46%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (0.46%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 18 (8.22%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.20%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.28%) MS Office
4 3 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.91%) MS Project
6 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.46%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.46%) Maximo
2 1 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.65%) SaaS
2 5 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.28%) Force.com
3 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.46%) PaaS
3 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.46%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.28%) Telnet
1 5 (2.28%) 3G
1 5 (2.28%) DHCP
1 5 (2.28%) DNS
1 5 (2.28%) SNMP
1 5 (2.28%) 2G
1 5 (2.28%) LTE
1 5 (2.28%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (1.37%) LDAP
2 3 (1.37%) Internet
3 2 (0.91%) 4G
3 2 (0.91%) FTP
3 2 (0.91%) SAN
4 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.46%) HTTP
4 1 (0.46%) ASN.1
4 1 (0.46%) Wireless
4 1 (0.46%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.05%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.68%) Oracle Database
3 14 (6.39%) MySQL
4 11 (5.02%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (3.65%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (2.74%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.74%) DTS
8 5 (2.28%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (2.28%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.83%) Big Data
9 4 (1.83%) Apache Accumulo
9 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (1.83%) DB2
10 3 (1.37%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.37%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.91%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 23 (10.50%) Jenkins
2 22 (10.05%) Maven
3 21 (9.59%) Subversion
4 19 (8.68%) Selenium
5 12 (5.48%) JUnit
6 10 (4.57%) Eclipse
7 9 (4.11%) Visual Studio
7 9 (4.11%) Ant
8 8 (3.65%) JIRA
9 5 (2.28%) NetBeans
9 5 (2.28%) WebDriver
10 4 (1.83%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.83%) Talend Open Studio
11 3 (1.37%) JMeter
11 3 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.37%) Hudson
11 3 (1.37%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.91%) Trac
12 2 (0.91%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.91%) MSTest
General
1 18 (8.22%) Finance
2 8 (3.65%) Retail
3 6 (2.74%) Marketing
4 4 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.91%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.91%) Electronics
5 2 (0.91%) Military
5 2 (0.91%) Publishing
5 2 (0.91%) Banking
6 1 (0.46%) Billing
6 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.46%) Legal
6 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 104 (47.49%) Developer
2 51 (23.29%) Java Developer
3 35 (15.98%) Analyst
4 24 (10.96%) Architect
5 17 (7.76%) Solutions Architect
6 15 (6.85%) Test Analyst
7 10 (4.57%) Support Analyst
8 9 (4.11%) Tester
9 8 (3.65%) Programmer
9 8 (3.65%) Project Manager
9 8 (3.65%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (3.20%) Security Engineer
10 7 (3.20%) Applications Support
11 6 (2.74%) Software Test Analyst
11 6 (2.74%) Analyst Programmer
11 6 (2.74%) Applications Support Analyst
12 5 (2.28%) Oracle Developer
12 5 (2.28%) .NET Developer
12 5 (2.28%) Java Software Engineer
12 5 (2.28%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (26.94%) XML
2 39 (17.81%) Spring
3 33 (15.07%) Web Services
4 31 (14.16%) HTML
4 31 (14.16%) .NET
5 25 (11.42%) J2EE
6 24 (10.96%) CSS
7 21 (9.59%) REST
8 17 (7.76%) Hibernate
8 17 (7.76%) SOAP
9 14 (6.39%) JSON
10 13 (5.94%) ASP.NET
11 11 (5.02%) XSD
11 11 (5.02%) Middleware
11 11 (5.02%) RESTful
12 10 (4.57%) Swing
13 9 (4.11%) jQuery
14 8 (3.65%) JSF
14 8 (3.65%) COM+
15 7 (3.20%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.87%) Smart Meter
2 14 (6.39%) Algorithms
3 9 (4.11%) Data Structures
4 7 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.28%) PKI
5 5 (2.28%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (1.83%) Open Source
7 3 (1.37%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.91%) Taxonomies
8 2 (0.91%) EFT
9 1 (0.46%) W3C
9 1 (0.46%) PMI
9 1 (0.46%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.46%) Equities
9 1 (0.46%) Replication
9 1 (0.46%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.46%) iPhone
9 1 (0.46%) Wiki
9 1 (0.46%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 42 (19.18%) UNIX
2 41 (18.72%) Linux
3 32 (14.61%) Windows
4 7 (3.20%) AIX
4 7 (3.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.28%) Solaris
6 4 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.91%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.91%) Android
8 1 (0.46%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (20.09%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (10.05%) Scrum
3 18 (8.22%) Test Automation
4 17 (7.76%) OO
4 17 (7.76%) Software Engineering
5 15 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (5.94%) Automation Testing
6 13 (5.94%) Unit Testing
6 13 (5.94%) Performance Testing
7 11 (5.02%) CRM
7 11 (5.02%) ETL
7 11 (5.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (4.57%) TDD
9 9 (4.11%) SOA
9 9 (4.11%) Validation
9 9 (4.11%) MVC
10 8 (3.65%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (3.65%) Waterfall
10 8 (3.65%) Software Testing
10 8 (3.65%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 68 (31.05%) SQL
2 40 (18.26%) C#
3 28 (12.79%) JavaScript
4 27 (12.33%) C++
5 23 (10.50%) PL/SQL
6 18 (8.22%) Perl
7 17 (7.76%) Python
8 12 (5.48%) C
9 10 (4.57%) VB
10 7 (3.20%) VBScript
10 7 (3.20%) PHP
10 7 (3.20%) VB6
11 6 (2.74%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.28%) Ruby
12 5 (2.28%) Apex Code
13 3 (1.37%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.37%) Delphi
13 3 (1.37%) Groovy
14 2 (0.91%) Scala
14 2 (0.91%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 62 (28.31%) Security Cleared
2 58 (26.48%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.57%) ISEB
4 9 (4.11%) ISTQB
5 8 (3.65%) Degree
6 6 (2.74%) Sun Certification
7 5 (2.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.37%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.91%) HND
10 1 (0.46%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.37%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (2.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.83%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.91%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.91%) NFS
4 1 (0.46%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.46%) Nmap
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.46%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.28%) Puppet
2 4 (1.83%) Ansible
3 2 (0.91%) nmon
3 2 (0.91%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.91%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.46%) Nagios
4 1 (0.46%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (0.46%) Nessus
4 1 (0.46%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.46%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.46%) CORE IMPACT
4 1 (0.46%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 62 (28.31%) Oracle
2 30 (13.70%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.57%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (3.65%) IBM
5 7 (3.20%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.28%) Business Objects
6 5 (2.28%) Ericsson
6 5 (2.28%) Nortel
6 5 (2.28%) Adobe
6 5 (2.28%) VMware
6 5 (2.28%) Huawei
6 5 (2.28%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 4 (1.83%) Talend
7 4 (1.83%) Informatica
8 3 (1.37%) Symantec
8 3 (1.37%) HP
8 3 (1.37%) Greenplum
9 2 (0.91%) Veritas
10 1 (0.46%) SAP
10 1 (0.46%) Cognizant
Guildford, Surrey
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