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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 25 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing Java 107 94 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 7.07% 7.09% 8.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.20% 19.30% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 60 56
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£438 £350 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £182 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £528 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 2
Average hourly rate £32.50 £36.50 £48.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -24.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £36.50 £43.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £39.00 £53.12
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -2.77%
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
588 487 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 38.86% 36.75% 35.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 293 221
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 22 38
Average hourly rate £46.75 £36.50 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.08% -9.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £18.40 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.80 £44.25 £45.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 24 October 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
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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
Leatherhead +5 26 £450 +12.50% 5
Guildford -9 12 £425 -5.55% 20
Woking +1 8 £315 - 12
Staines -3 5 - - 1
Weybridge +1 1 - - 1
Farnham - 1 - -
Godalming - - - -
Horley - - - -
Camberley - - - - 3
Chertsey - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Egham - - - - 3
Epsom - - - - 2
Esher - - - - 1
Walton-on-Thames - - - - 1
Redhill - - - - 3
Reigate - - - - 2
Shepperton - - - - 1
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 74 (32.31%) SQL
2 66 (28.82%) Oracle
3 65 (28.38%) XML
4 62 (27.07%) Security Cleared
5 59 (25.76%) SC Cleared
6 58 (25.33%) Linux
7 49 (21.40%) UNIX
8 46 (20.09%) Agile Software Development
9 45 (19.65%) Spring
10 41 (17.90%) Windows
10 41 (17.90%) C#
11 33 (14.41%) C++
11 33 (14.41%) HTML
12 32 (13.97%) JBoss
13 31 (13.54%) SQL Server
14 28 (12.23%) J2EE
14 28 (12.23%) Subversion
15 27 (11.79%) .NET
15 27 (11.79%) Oracle Database
16 26 (11.35%) Smart Meter
16 26 (11.35%) Continuous Integration
17 25 (10.92%) OO
17 25 (10.92%) Maven
18 24 (10.48%) Web Services
18 24 (10.48%) Perl
19 23 (10.04%) Hibernate
19 23 (10.04%) Algorithms
20 22 (9.61%) Jenkins
20 22 (9.61%) Finance
21 21 (9.17%) PL/SQL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (13.97%) JBoss
2 21 (9.17%) Tomcat
3 12 (5.24%) IIS
3 12 (5.24%) Confluence
4 11 (4.80%) Documentum
5 10 (4.37%) WebSphere
6 8 (3.49%) WebLogic
6 8 (3.49%) Apache Pig
7 5 (2.18%) Mule
8 4 (1.75%) FileNet
8 4 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.75%) Apache
8 4 (1.75%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (1.31%) Node.js
10 2 (0.87%) Adobe CQ
10 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.87%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.44%) Lync
11 1 (0.44%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.44%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 11 (4.80%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.18%) MS Office
3 4 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.87%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.44%) MS Project
5 1 (0.44%) Quicktime
5 1 (0.44%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.18%) Force.com
2 3 (1.31%) SaaS
3 1 (0.44%) PaaS
3 1 (0.44%) IaaS
3 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.18%) FTP
2 4 (1.75%) LDAP
2 4 (1.75%) DHCP
2 4 (1.75%) SNMP
2 4 (1.75%) DNS
2 4 (1.75%) 3G
2 4 (1.75%) Telnet
2 4 (1.75%) 2G
2 4 (1.75%) LTE
2 4 (1.75%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (1.31%) SAN
4 2 (0.87%) HTTP
4 2 (0.87%) 4G
4 2 (0.87%) ASN.1
5 1 (0.44%) NFC
5 1 (0.44%) Wireless
5 1 (0.44%) Intranet
5 1 (0.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.54%) SQL Server
2 27 (11.79%) Oracle Database
3 20 (8.73%) MySQL
4 15 (6.55%) Hadoop
5 14 (6.11%) Big Data
5 14 (6.11%) SQL Server 2000
6 13 (5.68%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (5.68%) Relational Database
7 11 (4.80%) DB2
8 10 (4.37%) DTS
8 10 (4.37%) RDBMS
9 8 (3.49%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (3.49%) Apache Hive
9 8 (3.49%) HBase
10 7 (3.06%) NoSQL
11 6 (2.62%) Couchbase
11 6 (2.62%) Apache Accumulo
11 6 (2.62%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (12.23%) Subversion
2 25 (10.92%) Maven
3 22 (9.61%) Jenkins
4 18 (7.86%) JUnit
5 15 (6.55%) JIRA
6 12 (5.24%) Eclipse
7 10 (4.37%) Ant
8 9 (3.93%) Selenium
9 8 (3.49%) Visual Studio
10 5 (2.18%) NetBeans
10 5 (2.18%) SoapUI
11 4 (1.75%) Hudson
11 4 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (1.31%) WebDriver
12 3 (1.31%) Git (software)
12 3 (1.31%) JMeter
12 3 (1.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (1.31%) Talend Open Studio
13 2 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (0.87%) Trac
General
1 22 (9.61%) Finance
2 8 (3.49%) Retail
3 5 (2.18%) Back Office
3 5 (2.18%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.75%) Marketing
5 3 (1.31%) Banking
6 2 (0.87%) Billing
6 2 (0.87%) Electronics
7 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.44%) Legal
7 1 (0.44%) Advertising
7 1 (0.44%) Games
7 1 (0.44%) Military
7 1 (0.44%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.44%) French Language
Job Titles
1 106 (46.29%) Developer
2 53 (23.14%) Java Developer
3 33 (14.41%) Analyst
4 28 (12.23%) Architect
5 16 (6.99%) Support Analyst
6 13 (5.68%) Senior Developer
6 13 (5.68%) Applications Support
7 12 (5.24%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (4.37%) Test Analyst
8 10 (4.37%) Applications Support Analyst
9 8 (3.49%) Technical Architect
9 8 (3.49%) Programmer
10 7 (3.06%) Software Engineer
10 7 (3.06%) Technical Support
10 7 (3.06%) J2EE Developer
10 7 (3.06%) Security Engineer
10 7 (3.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 6 (2.62%) Senior Architect
11 6 (2.62%) Technical Developer
11 6 (2.62%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (28.38%) XML
2 45 (19.65%) Spring
3 33 (14.41%) HTML
4 28 (12.23%) J2EE
5 27 (11.79%) .NET
6 24 (10.48%) Web Services
7 23 (10.04%) Hibernate
8 20 (8.73%) CSS
9 18 (7.86%) REST
10 16 (6.99%) SOAP
10 16 (6.99%) XSD
11 14 (6.11%) ASP.NET
12 13 (5.68%) COM+
13 12 (5.24%) JSON
13 12 (5.24%) jQuery
14 11 (4.80%) Swing
15 10 (4.37%) JSP
15 10 (4.37%) Spring MVC
16 7 (3.06%) Oracle ADF
16 7 (3.06%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.35%) Smart Meter
2 23 (10.04%) Algorithms
3 14 (6.11%) Data Structures
4 13 (5.68%) Open Source
5 9 (3.93%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (2.18%) PKI
6 5 (2.18%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.87%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.87%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.87%) Wiki
8 1 (0.44%) iPhone
8 1 (0.44%) PMI
8 1 (0.44%) W3C
8 1 (0.44%) Replication
8 1 (0.44%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.44%) User Experience
8 1 (0.44%) iPad
8 1 (0.44%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 58 (25.33%) Linux
2 49 (21.40%) UNIX
3 41 (17.90%) Windows
4 11 (4.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (3.49%) Solaris
6 6 (2.62%) AIX
7 4 (1.75%) Android
8 3 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.31%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.87%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (20.09%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (11.35%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (10.92%) OO
4 18 (7.86%) Data Modelling
4 18 (7.86%) Software Engineering
5 17 (7.42%) Unit Testing
5 17 (7.42%) MVC
6 16 (6.99%) Scrum
7 15 (6.55%) CRM
8 14 (6.11%) TDD
8 14 (6.11%) Validation
9 13 (5.68%) Project Management
9 13 (5.68%) Enterprise Architecture
10 12 (5.24%) E-Commerce
10 12 (5.24%) Data Security
11 11 (4.80%) Test Automation
12 10 (4.37%) OOD
12 10 (4.37%) SOA
13 9 (3.93%) ETL
13 9 (3.93%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 74 (32.31%) SQL
2 41 (17.90%) C#
3 33 (14.41%) C++
4 24 (10.48%) Perl
5 21 (9.17%) PL/SQL
6 20 (8.73%) JavaScript
7 19 (8.30%) Python
8 17 (7.42%) C
9 13 (5.68%) VB
9 13 (5.68%) VB6
10 12 (5.24%) VBScript
11 11 (4.80%) VB.NET
12 7 (3.06%) Ruby
12 7 (3.06%) PHP
13 6 (2.62%) R
14 5 (2.18%) Apex Code
14 5 (2.18%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.75%) Groovy
15 4 (1.75%) Bash Shell
16 3 (1.31%) Scala
Qualifications
1 62 (27.07%) Security Cleared
2 59 (25.76%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.06%) Sun Certification
4 5 (2.18%) Degree
5 3 (1.31%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.87%) HND
6 2 (0.87%) ISEB
7 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.87%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.75%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.87%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.87%) NFS
4 1 (0.44%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.06%) Puppet
2 4 (1.75%) Ansible
3 2 (0.87%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.87%) nmon
4 1 (0.44%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.44%) Nagios
4 1 (0.44%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.44%) Casper Suite
4 1 (0.44%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 66 (28.82%) Oracle
2 21 (9.17%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.37%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (3.49%) IBM
5 7 (3.06%) VMware
5 7 (3.06%) Sybase
6 6 (2.62%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.62%) Tableau
6 6 (2.62%) RapidMiner
6 6 (2.62%) Cloudera
7 5 (2.18%) hybris
7 5 (2.18%) Business Objects
7 5 (2.18%) Adobe
8 4 (1.75%) Nortel
8 4 (1.75%) Ericsson
8 4 (1.75%) Informatica
8 4 (1.75%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 4 (1.75%) Huawei
9 3 (1.31%) Talend
9 3 (1.31%) Symantec
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